Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – May 15-21, 2014 | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – May 15-21, 2014

Rifle Community Television Cable 10

May 15 - 21, 2014

Thursday, May 15

6 & 10 a.m. • “For Family’s Sake,” A play by Micah Ziegler

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • HES 3rd Grade Music Program

Friday, May 16

6 & 10 a.m. • HES 3rd Grade Music Program

5 & 8 p.m. • GarCo BOCC of May 12

Saturday, May 17

6 & 10 a.m. & 6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • RHS Mock DUI

Sunday, May 18

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Regional Health & Human Services

Monday, May 19

6 & 10 a.m. • GarCo BOCC of May 12

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Lydia LaBelle de Rios: The Peace Corps

Tuesday, May 20

6 & 10 a.m. • Lydia LaBelle de Rios: The Peace Corps

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • “For Family’s Sake,” a play by Micah Ziegler

Wednesday, May 21

6 & 10 a.m. • “For Family’s Sake,” a play by Micah Ziegler

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

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, may 15



Grand River Greenhouse Open House

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 15 • Grand River Health, 501 Airport Road in Rifle (south side of building) • Free



Live healthy cooking demonstrations, samples of salads, herbs, grilled veggies, recipes, door prize drawings, gardening, composting tips and more.

Visit The Past

1 p.m. Thursday, May 15 • 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.

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.

Family Biking Basics

6 p.m. Thursday, May 15 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500, gcpld.org

A hands-on class on how to fix flat tires, important safety checks and tips for parents to help children learn how to ride a bike. Prizes will be raffled off.

FRIDAY, may 16

Teen Volunteer Orientation

11 a.m. Friday, May 16 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free • 876-5500,gcpld.org

Ages 12-18 are invited to help with the summer reading program. Pizza, music and wigs – yes, wigs – will be present.

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 Night

7 p.m. Friday, May 16 • Bookcliffs Art Center, 1100 E. 16th St., Rifle • $5 suggested donation • 984-8566

Actors, writers, singers, dancers, poets and musicians of all ages and experience welcome. The stage is reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis for up to 10 minutes. Content must be appropriate for all ages. Sign up begins at 6:30 p.m. or reserve a spot in advance at boomtownplayers@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, may 17

Document Shredding

9 a.m. to Noon Saturday, May 17 • Alpine Bank, 100 E. 4th St., Rifle • Free, but a donation of canned goods, non-perishables or cash to benefit LIFT-UP is suggested.

Individuals can bring any unwanted documents that contain personal information. A maximum of seven boxes of paper per person.

Bicycle Rodeo

10 a.m. to Noon Saturday, May 17 • Rifle Police Department, 201 E. 18th St. • Free

Bicycle obstacle course, face painting, free helmets, drawings for free bicycles, bounce house, police cars, fire trucks, hot dogs. Bring your bike and learn bike safety from police officers as you ride.

Rag Rug Crochet

2 p.m. Saturday, May 17 • Silt Branch Library, 680 Home Ave. • Free, • 876-5500, gcpld.org

Bring a pair of sharp scissors if you have some. Other supplies will be provided. Space is limited, please RSVP.

9 Pin No Tap Bowling

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

Every Saturday night, 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. Not a league, no commitment necessary.

MONDAY, may 19

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

Teen Volunteer Orientation

1 p.m. Monday, May 19 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Ages 12-18 are invited to help with the summer reading program. Pizza, music and wigs – yes, wigs – will be present.

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, May 19 • Stone House Gallery, Bookcliffs Council on Arts & Humanities, 1100 E. 16th St. (16th Street & Birch Avenue), Rifle • (970) 379-3842

All materials provided.

TUESDAY, may 20

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

Breakfast and a program.

Kiwanis Club Of Grand Valley/Parachute

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

Coffee and program.

Battlement Mesa Service Association

9 a.m. Tuesday, May 20 • Grand Valley Recreation Center, 0398 Arroyo Dr., Battlement Mesa

Monthly meeting.

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Noon Tuesday, May 20 • 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.

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 prepared and served by volunteers.

Advocate Safe House Project Support Group

6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 20 • 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, may 21

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.

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

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.

Grand River Health Ladies Night Out

5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 21 • Grand River Health Conference Center, 501 Airport Road, Rifle • Mammogram cost (insurance will be billed, participants responsible for “out-of-pocket” expenses, otherwise free) • Space is limited, reservations required, 625-6433 or amaddalone@grhd.org.

Grand River Health hosts a “mammogram party” to encourage women to get their mammogram screening. Guests encouraged to bring their mom and/or daughter.

Rifle City Council

7 p.m. Wednesday, May 20 • 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.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User