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Citizen Telegram Calendar of Events – May 22-28, 2014

Rifle Community Television Cable 10

May 22 - 28, 2014

Thursday, May 22

6 & 10 a.m. • 5/21 Rifle City Council

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • RHS Senior Video; “Don’t Get Wrecked” Video

Friday, May 23

6 & 10 a.m. • RHS Senior Video; “Don’t Get Wrecked” Video

5 & 8 p.m. • 5/19 GarCo BOCC

Saturday, May 24

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • 5/21 Rifle City Council

Sunday, May 25

6 & 10 a.m. & 5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Preserving Historical Rights of Way

Monday, May 26

6 & 10 a.m. • 5/19 GarCo BOCC

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • ArtillumA Dance Expo

Tuesday, May 27

6 & 10 a.m. • ArtillumA Dance Expo

5, 7 & 9 p.m. • Rollin’ Rendezvous: Skateboard & BMX

Wednesday, May 28

6 & 10 a.m. • Rollin’ Rendezvous: Skateboard & BMX

6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. • ArtillumA Littles Festival

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 22



AARP Driver Safety Class for 50+

8 a.m. to Noon Thursday, May 22 • Rifle Senior Center, 50 Ute Ave. • $15 for AARP members, $20 fee for nonmembers, payable to the instructor • To register, call 384-8747 or email dspgws@rof.net



Most Colorado auto insurance companies offer discounts to those who complete the course. Sponsored by High Country RSVP and taught by RSVP volunteers.

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.

Card Party

11 a.m. Thursday, May 22 • Grand Valley Recreational Center in Battlement Mesa • $12 per person, includes lunch • Marianne Stroop, 285-6000

Participants can bring the game of their choice. Philanthropic Educational Organization Chapter IP hosts this party and offers scholarships to local graduating high school seniors.

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. Tours can be provided or you can stroll through the park on your own. We can also be open for special events. 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.

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, may 23

Mobile Veterans Center

9 a.m. Friday, May 23 • Colorado State Veterans Community Living Center, 851 E. Fifth St. (parking lot), Rifle • Free

Find information about veterans centers and VA programs for veterans and their families.

Mobile EMS Classroom Dedication

10 a.m. Friday, May 23 • Colorado Mountain College, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle • Free

Celebrate Colorado River Fire Rescue’s donation of an ambulance to CMC’s emergency medical services program. Light refreshments served.

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, may 24

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. This is not a league, no commitment necessary.

SUNDAY, may 25

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, may 26

Happy Memorial Day from The Citizen Telegram!

TUESDAY, may 27

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

Join us for 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.

Computer & Mouse Skills 101

9 a.m. Tuesday, May 27 • Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way • Free • 285-9870, gcpld.org

Hands-on training for adults new to computers. Learn key computer terminology and what it does, how to use a keyboard and mouse to interact with a computer, and the basic layout of a computer screen. Class space limited to 6, reservations urged.

Sports Physicals

4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 27 • Grand River Health, 501 Airport Road, Rifle • Free

Sports physicals for female Western Garfield County student athletes. Athletes must complete, and their parents must sign, a physical form, and they must have the form with them at the clinic. Forms are available from each school’s athletic department or online at grandriverhealth.org. Physicals are done on a first-come, first-served basis.

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.

WEDNESDAY, may 28

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.

Parachute Senior Luncheon

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

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

Battlement Concerned Citizens

1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 28 • Grand Valley Recreation Center, 0398 Arroyo Dr., Battlement Mesa • Dave, 285-2263

Monthly meeting to discuss issues of concern to the Battlement Mesa community.

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.

Sports Physicals

4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 28 • Grand River Health, 501 Airport Road, Rifle • Free

For male Western Garfield County student athletes. Athletes must complete, and their parents must sign, a physical form, and they must have the form with them at the clinic. Forms are available from each school’s athletic department or online at grandriverhealth.org. Physicals are done on a first-come, first-served basis.


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