Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – Jan. 30 to Feb. 5, 2014 | PostIndependent.com

Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – Jan. 30 to Feb. 5, 2014

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, JAN. 30, 2014

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.

Cross-Stitch Class

6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Taught by Melissa Colasinski. Materials will be provided and there is no charge for this class. Space is limited, sign up at the front desk or call to RSVP.

‘Down Deep’ Screening,

Panel Discussion

6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 • Colorado Mountain College, 3695 Airport Road • Free • 625-2085, ext. 2

“Down Deep: Unearthing the Truth about Hydraulic Fracturing,” a film commissioned by WPX Energy, will be presented by Williams, the Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce and WPX Energy, followed by a panel discussion and refreshments.

White River Trail Runners

ATV Club

7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 • Crabtree’s Red Canyon Auto Body, 854 Access Road, Rifle • Susan, 309-7042

We are a nonprofit, family-oriented club.

Flat Tops Cowboy Church Youth Group

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

For young people 12-18.

FRIDAY, JAN. 31, 2014

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.

SATURDAY, FEB. 1, 2014

Beat the Winter Blahs Challenge

10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Children in grades 1-5 are invited to take the challenge. Stop by and pick up your challenge card. Complete at least six challenges by March 24, and your name will go into drawings for awesome prizes.

9 Pin No Tap Bowling

7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 • Rifle Fireside Lanes, 23 Colorado Highway 325 • 625-2231

Come join us every Saturday night. New bowlers welcome. Guidelines: $15 buy-in, 3 games and use or establish handicap (shoes not included.) Have a chance at winning a strike pot, high game and high game series. This is not a league, no commitment necessary.

SUNDAY, FEB. 2, 2014

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.

Worship Service

10:30 a.m. Sundays • Congregational Church of the Valley, 289 N. First St., Silt • Free • jorgenjars@hotmail.com, 876-2648

We offer a traditional service with a dynamic, interesting sermon by Pastor Randy Jorgensen.

MONDAY, FEB. 3, 2014

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, Feb. 3 • 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.

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, Feb. 3 • Stone House Gallery, Bookcliffs Council on Arts & Humanities, 1100 E. 16th St. (16th Street & Birch Avenue), Rifle • (970) 379-3842

Let your creative side shine. All materials provided.

Flat Tops Cowboy Church

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

Everyone welcome.

TUESDAY, FEB. 4, 2014

Dental Fluoride Varnishes

8:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 • Garfield County Public Health, 195 W. 14th St., Rifle • $5


Fluoride varnish is “painted” onto teeth to help prevent cavities. No appointment necessary.

Literacy Outreach Conversation Circle

Various times every Tuesday • 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.

Advocate Safe House Project Support Group

6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 • Confidential location in Rifle • Free • 945-2632

A confidential support group for women in current or past abusive relationships. Child care provided. Call for location and more information.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 5, 2014

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.

Rifle Lions Club

7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 • Bookcliffs Council on Arts & Humanities Building, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • Patty, 625-9550

Rifle City Council

7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 • Rifle City Hall, 201 Railroad Ave. • 665-6405, rifleco.org

Go online for an agenda, watch live on Rifle Community TV 10 or online at riflenow.org.


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