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Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – Dec. 19-25, 2013

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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, DEC. 19



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.

Parachute Pix: Reel Readers

6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Enjoy a modern classic, “The Princess Bride,” based on William Goldman’s book.

White Horse Inn Discussion Group

6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19 • Base Camp Café, 120 E. Third St., Rifle • Free • 948-4772 • Find us on Facebook

A facilitated forum to help Christians to “know what you believe and why you believe it” through conversation.

Flat Tops Cowboy Church Youth Group

7 p.m. Thursdays • North Hall of the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Rifle • Free • 878-3286

For young people 12-18.

FRIDAY, DEC. 20

Silt Story Time

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

For kids and their accompanying adults.

Movie and Popcorn

10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Enjoy Disney’s animated film, “Monster’s University” with popcorn and light snacks.

Winter Break Matinée

1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Watch “Despicable Me 2” with popcorn.

SATURDAY, DEC. 21

Santa Story Time

2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Santa Claus will read “The Night Before Christmas” and listen to children’s Christmas wishes.

SUNDAY, DEC. 22

Church Services

9 a.m. (early service, including junior church), 10 a.m. Sunday School (all ages) 11 a.m. (late service, no children’s service) Sundays • First Christian Church, 306 E. Third St., Rifle • 625-1419

Pastor Dene Johnson. Call for other programs, meetings or information.

Crossroads Baptist Church

10 a.m. Sundays • 719 Garden Lane, Rifle • 625-0680

Awana Youth Club also meets at this time.

Celebrate the Lord’s Day

10 a.m. & 6 p.m. Sundays • Grand River Reformation Church, 101 W. Third St., Rifle • 948-4772 • grandriverurc.org

Children’s catechism class immediately following the morning service.

MONDAY, DEC. 23

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.

Literacy Outreach

Conversation Circles

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.

Flat Tops Cowboy Church

7 p.m. Mondays • North Hall of the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Rifle • Free • 878-3286

Ladies Bible Study

7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23 • Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 652 E. Fifth St., Rifle • Free


All ladies are welcome.

TUESDAY, DEC. 24

Literacy Outreach

Conversation Circles

Various times • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave., Rifle • Free • 945-5282 for info and times

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

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.

New Hope Church

Christmas Eve Service

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24 • Coal Ridge High School • Free • 984-2656

Music and refreshments at 6:30 p.m., candlelight service at 7 p.m.

wedneSDAY, DEC. 25

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from The Citizen Telegram!


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