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Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events: March 13-19, 2014

Rifle Community Television Cable 10

March 13-19, 2014

Thursday, March 13

6 & 10 a.m. • Symphony in the Valley Symphony Swing

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • CRHS POPS! Concert

Friday, March 14

6 & 10 a.m. • CRHS POPS! Concert

5 & 8 p.m. • GarCo BOCC of March 10

Saturday, March 15

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Boomtown Players: “Cupid Confidential”

Sunday, March 16

6 & 10 a.m. & 6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • Centennial Concert: Tree Line

Monday, March 17

6 & 10 a.m. • GarCo BOCC of March 10

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • GMES 1st Grade Music; HES 1st Grade Music

Tuesday, March 18

6 & 10 a.m. • GMES 1st Grade Music; HES 1st Grade Music

5 & 8 p.m. • Northwestern Solo & Ensemble Festival at RHS

Wednesday, March 19

6 & 10 a.m. • Northwestern Solo & Ensemble Festival at RHS

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

Contact Cable 10 at 665-6410, jbell@rifleco.org, 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, march 13



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.

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, march 14

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, march 15

Spayghetti & No Balls Dinner

5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 15 • Rifle Elks Lodge, 501 W. 5th St., Rifle • $7 adults, $5 kids and seniors •Heather or Brittany, Rifle Animal Shelter, 625-8808

Benefit for Rifle Animal Shelter. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad and a donation dessert bar. Tickets available at Rifle Animal Shelter, Valley Veterinary Clinic, Divide Creek Animal Hospital, Downtown Drug in Glenwood Springs and at the door.

SUNDAY, march 16

First Christian Church

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 • 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.

Grand River Reformation Church

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

Children’s catechism class immediately following the morning service.

Congregational Church of the Valley

10:30 a.m. Sundays • 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, march 17

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.

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, March 17 • 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, march 18

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Noon Tuesday, March 18 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

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

Windows 101

3 p.m. Tuesday, March 18 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Hands-on training for adults who have basic computer skills and are new to the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system.

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, March 18 • 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.

Hungrytown in Concert

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Hungrytown is the musical and married duo of singer/songwriters Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson. Their program includes original, award-winning folk songs as well as traditional ballads from the Celtic and Appalachian traditions.

History From a Tin Can

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Doug Rhoades will share stories of Colorado history he surprisingly discovered in the form of tin cans underneath his 115-year-old Leadville home. His book, “Labels, Leadville and Lore,” will be available for sale. Sponsored by the Grand Valley Historical Society.

WEDNESDAY, march 19

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, 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.

Rifle City Council

7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19 • Rifle City Hall, 201 Railroad Ave. • 665-6405, rifleco.org

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

THURSDAY, march 20

Rifle Story Time

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

For preschoolers and their accompanying adults.

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, March 20 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Screening of the modern classic inspired by Fannie Flagg’s “Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe.” Copies of the book available for check-out before movie night. Popcorn and refreshments served.

Hungrytown in Concert

6 p.m. Thursday, March 20 • Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave. • Free • 625-3471, gcpld.org

Hungrytown is the musical and married duo of singer/songwriters Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson. Their program includes original, award-winning folk songs as well as traditional ballads from the Celtic and Appalachian traditions.

White Horse Inn Discussion Group

6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 20 • Base Camp Café, 120 E. Third St., Rifle • 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 • Garfield County Fairgrounds North Hall, Rifle • Free • 878-3286

For young people 12-18.

FRIDAY, march 21, 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.

Open Stage

7 p.m. Friday March 21 • Bookcliffs Art Center, 0955 County Road 293, Rifle • $5 suggested donation • boomtownplayers@gmail.com

All writers and performing artists, here’s your chance to shine in the spotlight, practice, get feedback and network. Open to artists and spectators of all ages. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m. Sets are reserved on a “first come, first serve” basis and limited to 10 minutes. Content must be appropriate for a general audience. Dessert reception follows the show.


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