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Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – June 12-18, 2014

Rifle Community Television Cable 10

June 12 - 18, 2014

Thursday, June 12

6 & 10 a.m. • 6/11 Rifle City Council

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • RHS Band Concert

Friday, June 13

6 & 10 a.m. • RHS Band Concert

5 & 8 p.m. • 6/9 GarCo BOCC

Saturday, June 14

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 6/11 Rifle City Council

Sunday, June 15

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 6/10 Re-2 School Board

Monday, June 16

6 & 10 a.m. • 6/9 GarCo BOCC

7 p.m. • Rifle City Council Live & on RifleNOW.org

Tuesday, June 17

6 & 10 a.m. • 6/16 Rifle City Council

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Rifle Community Foundation Grant Awards

Wednesday, June 18

6 & 10 a.m. • Rifle Community Foundation Grant Awards

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • New Ute Events Center Preview Event

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 “add your event” link on the calendar.

THURSDAY, June 12

Rifle Creek Museum

10 a.m. Thursdays • Rifle Creek Museum, 337 East Ave. • Entry fee, depending on age • 625-4862

Visit 22 rooms of historic artifacts from Rifle and the local area. Also open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays at 10 a.m., Saturdays at 11 a.m. through the summer.

Science Showcase

10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 12 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

1:30 p.m. Thursday, June 12 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Demonstrations involving chemistry, sound, motion, matter and electricity.

Visit The Past

1 p.m. Thursday, June 12 • Silt Historical Park, 707 Orchard Ave. •618-4182

Enjoy a collection of furnished buildings showing how life was in the early 1900s. Also open Fridays, Saturdays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Forensics: Crime Scene Investigations

4 p.m. Thursday, June 12 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Teens get to collect evidence and solve a library ‘Whodunit.’

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 prepared and served by volunteer groups.

FRIDAY, June 13

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 want to learn to read or practice their reading.

Music Jam

7 p.m. Friday, June 13 • Colorado River Fire Protection District, 611 Main St., Silt • Donations appreciated • Louis Fenno, 876-2976

Acoustic, old country, bluegrass, gospel. Refreshments provided.

SATURDAY, June 14

Boat & Paddleboard Demo

10 a.m. Saturday, June 14 • Harvey Gap State Park, County Road 237, Silt • $7 State Park parking fee

Test drive the latest stand-up paddleboards and recreational and fishing kayaks. No dogs allowed.

Facebook Basics

10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 14 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

2 p.m. Saturday, June 14 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Learn how to set up an account, find family and friends, post status updates and photos and basic privacy settings. Bring laptops or mobile devices if you have them.

“Remembering Rifle”

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 14 • Rifle Creek Museum, 337 East Ave. • Donation suggested

An informal gathering with a longtime Rifle-area resident. Maryhannah Throm has called Rifle home for 87 years.

Know Your Reptiles & Amphibians

7 p.m. Saturday, June 14 • Rifle Falls State Park, 5775 Colorado Highway 325, Rifle • $7 State Park parking fee

Join expert and enthusiast Brian Gray to introduce you to our “creepy” friends.

9 Pin No Tap Bowling

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

Guidelines: $15 buy-in, 3 games, use or establish handicap, shoes not included.

Night Golf Scramble For Scholarships

8 p.m. Saturday, June 14 • Rifle Creek Golf Course, 3004 Colorado Highway 325, Rifle • 625-1093 to reserve your spot, limited to 44 players

Nine holes of best ball scramble by the light of the full moon and a course lit up by glow sticks using glow-in-the-dark golf balls. Flashlights encouraged. Proceeds go to the JLS Foundation for youth scholarships.

MONDAY, June 16

Car Seat Safety Inspection

9 to 11 a.m. Monday, June 16 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Two certified child passenger safety technicians will provide one-on-one checks of your child car seat and educational info.

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.

Parachute Soup Lunch

Noon to 1 p.m. Mondays • Grand Valley United Methodist Church, 132 Parachute Ave. • Free

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

All materials provided.

Rifle City Council

7 p.m. Monday,June 16 • Rifle City Hall, 201 Railroad Ave. • 665-6405, rifleco.org

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

TUESDAY, June 17

Rifle Rotary Club

7 a.m. Tuesdays • Grand River Health, 501 Airport Road, Rifle (enter the rear of the building, first floor conference room) • riflerotary.com

Kiwanis Club Of

Grand Valley/Parachute

7 a.m. Tuesdays • Parachute Branch Library community room, 244 Grand Valley Way

Battlement Mesa Service Association

9 a.m. Tuesday, June 17 • Grand Valley Recreation Center, 0398 Arroyo Dr., Battlement Mesa

Monthly meeting.

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Noon Tuesday, June 17 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Limited copies of selected book are available, bring a sack lunch or food to share.

Totally Teen Tuesday

1 p.m. Tuesday, June 17 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Text @ttt2014 to 720-496-0829 or email ttt2014@mail.remind101.com.

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.

Above and Below: Geology of Colorado’s Western Slope

6 p.m. Tuesday, June 17 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Topics will include subsurface geology, the water cycle, aquifers and more.

Advocate Safe House Project

Support Group

6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 17 • 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, June 18

Tail Tale Story Time

10 a.m. Wednesdays (June-August) • Rifle Animal Shelter, 0569 County Road 265 (Prefontaine Avenue across from Rifle High School) • Free for children from 4-10 • 625-8808, rifleanimalshelter.org or their Facebook page.

Kids will read an animal-related book, meet some furry critters and discuss animal care.

Senior Luncheons

11:30 a.m. Wednesdays • Parachute Valley Senior Center, 540 N. Parachute Ave. • $2.50 for those 60 and over • RSVP Mondays, 9 a.m. to Noon @ 285-7216

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

ArtillumA’s Dance Story Time

1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 18 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

An interactive dance story time as part of the kids’ summer reading program.

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.


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