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Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – April 3-9, 2014

Rifle Community Television Cable 10

April 3-9, 2014

Thursday, April 3

6 & 10 a.m. • 4/2 Rifle City Council

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 4/2 DDA

Friday, April 4

6 & 10 a.m. • 4/2 DDA

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 2006 Rendezvous: Music & Cowboy Poets

Saturday, April 5

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 4/2 Rifle City Council

Sunday, April 6

6 & 10 a.m. & 6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • Bookcliffs Concert: Starr & Martin

Monday, April 7

6 & 10 a.m. • 2006 Rendezvous: Music & Cowboy Poets

5 & 8 p.m. • RHS Play: “Fiddler on the Roof”

Tuesday, April 8

6 & 10 a.m. • RHS Play: “Fiddler on the Roof”

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • RHS Band Concert; RMS Band Concert

Wednesday, April 9

6 & 10 a.m. • RHS Band Concert; RMS Band Concert

5 & 8 p.m. • Symphony Swing at GRHD

Contact Cable 10 at 665-6410, mchurchill@rifleco.org, located in Rifle City Hall, 202 Railroad Ave. For copies of programs, drop off DVDs in the basket across from the elevators on the main floor.

Editor’s note: Calendar items must be either typewritten, submitted by email to mail@citizentelegram.com, or online at citizentelegram.com, click on “submit an event” link on the home page calendar.

THURSDAY, APRIL 3



Rifle Story Time

10:30 a.m. Thursdays • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org



Preschoolers and their accompanying adults are invited.

LIFT-UP Extended Table Soup Kitchen

5 to 6 p.m. Thursdays • Rifle United Methodist Presbyterian Church in the Lovell Building, 200 E. Fourth St. (one block east of Railroad Avenue, corner of Fourth and East Streets.) • Free • 625-4496, liftup@sopris.net

Meals are prepared and served by volunteer groups.

Kindergarten Registration

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3 • Highland Elementary School, 1500 E. Seventh St. • 665-6800, garfieldre2.org

Children must be five by Oct. 1 to enroll for the 2014-2015 school year. Parents should bring the child’s birth certificate, immunization records and proof of residence documents.

Talking Sex With Your Teen

5:45 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, April 3 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • RSVP Meredith, (970) 319-1779 or GarfieldCountyPrep.mk@gmail.com.

If you are a parent, teacher, coach, mentor, pastor, aunt, uncle or friend of a teen, learn how to be the “askable adult,” find answers to tough questions and support the teens in your life.

Successful Gardening

6 p.m. Thursday, April 3 • Silt Branch Library, 600 Home Ave. • Free • Patrick McCarty, 210-6093 or 625-3969

Colorado State University Extension in Garfield County and it’s associated Master Gardeners will sponsor this workshop. Gardeners new and old are welcome.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4

Computer & Mouse Skills 101

9 a.m. Friday, April 4 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Hands-on training for adults who are new to computers. Class is limited to 6, reservations encouraged.

Silt Story Time

10 a.m. Fridays • Silt Branch Library, 600 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

For kids and their accompanying adults.

Reading Buddies

Noon and 1 p.m. Fridays • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Teenage volunteers paired with K-4 grade students who’d like to learn to read or practice their reading.

Creative Writing

1 p.m. Friday, April 4 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

This workshop is about keeping and gaining confidence in your personal creative process, how to come up with great story ideas and shape them into stories.

“Quilted Treasures” Opening Reception

6 p.m. Friday, April 4 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Part of Art in the Stacks and First Fridays. The works of the Anvil Points Quilt Guild will be on display through the end of May.

SATURDAY, APRIL 5

Local Author Expo

10 a.m. Saturday, April 5 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

2 p.m. Saturday, April 5 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

A wide variety of book genres, from children’s books to sci-fi, romance to murder mystery.

9 Pin No Tap Bowling

7 p.m. Saturdays • Rifle Fireside Lanes, 23 Colorado Highway 325, Rifle • 625-2231

New bowlers welcome. Guidelines: $15 buy-in, 3 games, use or establish handicap, (shoes not included.) Have a chance at winning a strike pot, high game and high game series.

SUNDAY, APRIL 6

Kick Start Your Story

2 p.m. Sunday, April 6 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

This workshop, led by James D. Kellogg, will fire up your fiction-writing motor.

MONDAY, APRIL 7

Go 2 Work Workshop

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays • Colorado Mountain College, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle • Free • 384-8523

Resume assistance, career exploration, CareerReady Colorado certificate, skill assessment/enhancement and interviewing skills assistance. No preregistration required.

Commodities Pick-up at LIFT-UP

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, April 7 • Parachute pantry, 201 E. First St. • 625-4496

Those eligible to receive U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities through LIFT-UP in 2014 can do so today. The food pantry will be closed for all other services.

Parachute Story Time

11 a.m. Mondays • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org.

Children of all ages are invited.

Writing Your Family Legacy

5 p.m. Monday, April 7 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Linda Weaver Clarke will teach the most important elements of writing your family history, autobiography and how to develop your writing skills.

Literacy Outreach Conversation Circle

6 p.m. Mondays • New Castle Branch Library, 402 W. Main • Free • 945-5282

New English-speaking residents are invited to practice their language skills.

Art After Hours

6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday, April 7 • Stone House Gallery, Bookcliffs Council on Arts & Humanities, 1100 E. 16th St. (16th Street & Birch Avenue), Rifle • (970) 379-3842

All materials provided.

TUESDAY, APRIL 8

Tackle it Tuesday

10 a.m. Tuesday, April 8 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

For all quilters, stampers, needle-crafters and scrapbookers. Refreshments and supplies provided.

LIFT-UP Extended Table Soup Kitchen

5 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays • Rifle United Methodist Presbyterian Church in the Lovell Building, 200 E. Fourth St. (one block east of Railroad Avenue, corner of Fourth and East Streets.) • Free • 625-4496, liftup@sopris.net

Meals are prepared and served by volunteer groups.

Dana & Susan Robinson Concert

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

An acoustic duo from Asheville, N.C., with a blend of old-time mountain music and contemporary songwriting featuring the guitar, fiddle, mandolin and banjo.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9

Silt Story Time

10 a.m. Wednesdays • Silt Branch Library, 600 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

For kids and their accompanying adults.

Toddler Time

10 a.m. Wednesdays • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Story time for toddlers, games, finger play and more.

Rifle Story Time

10:30 a.m. Wednesdays • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Preschoolers and their accompanying adults are invited.

New Castle Senior Luncheon

Noon Wednesdays • River Center, 126 N. Fourth St., New Castle • $2.50 donation suggested • RSVP to 984-2334 or 987-3565

W.o.W.

4 p.m. Wednesdays • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Wig Out Wednesdays meets Minecraft at a weekly challenge where friends are welcome but Creepers are not invited.

Dana & Susan Robinson Concert

6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

An acoustic duo from Asheville, N.C., with a blend of old-time mountain music and contemporary songwriting featuring the guitar, fiddle, mandolin and banjo.

Poetry Slam

6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org, text “@slam2014” to (720) 496-0829 or email slam2014@mail.remind101.com.

In celebration of National Poetry Month, share a poem or listen to others.


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