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Glenwood Springs City Long Range Transportation Plan

The City of Glenwood Springs is updating its Long Range Transportation Plan and we need public input! We seek to create a multi-modal City transportation system that is safe, efficient and serves our diverse residents, workers, and visitors. We hope to identify trouble spots you encounter while traveling in Glenwood Springs. To comment, please visit our website www.glenwoodspringstransportationplan.com for a brief survey and interactive map.
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iPAD Intermediate Class

Friday, November 21 at 1 pm at Pitkin County Library Visit pitcolib.org/technology-classes-library for a class description.
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Genealogy Help Session

You've already started your research, how can we help? Come to Basalt Regional Library Friday, November 21 between 1:00 and 3:00 PM to talk to a genealogy specialist.
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Hip-hop at Launchpad Carbondale

Starting November 3rd, an adult and kids Hip-Hop class will be available every Monday and Friday @ 5 and 6pm in the Launchpad Carbondale studio at 76 S. 4th Street. For more information visit: Facebook.com/theyarddancestudio or call: (970) 963-1860
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Create a Blog with Wordpress

Saturday, November 22 from 10am to noon at Rio Grande Computer Lab Learn the basics of setting up a blog. Registration required. Go to the calendar of events at pitcolib.org to sign up and for more information.
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Leadville Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair

The Leadville Arts Coalition proudly presents its Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts fair, opening Friday, November 21 from 4-8 PM. The show continues Saturday, November 22, from 10 AM-4 PM. This year CMC Leadville Campus is hosting the event in the Climax Leadership Center. Join local and regional artists as they display their work. Take home that unique homemade item, for that special someone, just in time for the holidays. The holiday fun starts at 4 PM on Fri. Nov. 21. See you there!

Roaring Fork Songwriters Group at the Library!

The Roaring Fork Songwriters Group meets at the Carbondale Branch Library the fourth Monday of the month, and is open to songwriters of all levels. Writers are encouraged to share a lyric or a melody, or something they’ve finished and want to test out on a responsive audience, in a supportive, helpful atmosphere. Facilitated by different guest musician each month. The grand piano is available for use. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889
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Photos with iPAD Class

Monday, November 24 at 2pm at Pitkin County Library Visit pitcolib.org/technology-classes-library for a class description.
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West Coast Swing Classes

West Coast Swing classes will be offered at The Launchpad, Mondays from 6:45 to 8pm during the month of November. Classes are taught by Roxanne Banc and are $30 for all four weeks or $10 for a drop in. Bring dance shoes or smooth soled leather shoes. For questions contact Roxanne at (970)274-4490. For a full listing of classes at The Launchpad visit www.carbondalearts.com/the-launchpad
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OPEN HOUSE

Come join us as we prepare for our community Thanksgiving Dinner! We wish to open our doors to the public the Monday before Thanksgiving, to give you a glimpse into what our organization is all about. Members will be available to answer your questions, and ligt refreshments will be available. Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge #215 312 7th St Glenwood Springs, CO 81601 Monday November 24th 6pm-8pm We look forward to seeing you there!

Aspen Tree's 7th Annual Farm to Table FREE Community Meal (Sponsored by Ditto Dreman Memorial Fund)

The Community Meal is 5-8pm, Tuesday November 25 at The Aspen High School Commons This annual event is a gift to the community where people valley wide come together to experience a multi-course, slow food style feast from nearly 100% local ingredients. The purpose is to support local farmers, healthy community & demonstrate that even with snow on the ground we can have an abundance of local food. To volunteer email aspentreevolunteers@gmail.com
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Senior Matters Book Club at the Library!

Senior Matters hosts a monthly book club sponsored by the Carbondale Branch Library every 4th Wednesday of the month, 4pm at the library. More information at 970-963-2889.
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Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA).

Peer-to-peer support group for persons affected with Depression or Bipolar Disorder. Sponsored by Mindsprings Health. Wednesdays 12-1:30pm. Schultz Health & Human Services Building, 0405 Castle Ck Rd Aspen. 319-1697.

Storytime at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library offers a weekly storytime for all ages every Monday at 4:00 p.m. This family storytime is full of fun songs and great stories. Other storytimes are Wednesday (bilingual), Thursday (infants and toddlers) at 10:30 a.m., and first Saturday (sensory). Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Legos at the Library!

Kids in grades K-2 are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library at 2 p.m. every Wednesdays to imagine, build, and play with Legos. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Middle School Makerspace at the Library!

Teens are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library every Wednesday from 2:30-4 p.m. to use the tools and supplies in our mobile makerspace to design, create, tinker, and play with art and technology. Teens will be able to draw with 3D Pens, film stop-motion animation movies, print with fabric and stencils, design their own video games, and more. Snacks are provided. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Tuesdays After School at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library welcomes elementary school students every Tuesday at 4 p.m. for different afterschool programs including: Story Art with the Aspen Art Museum (first Monday), Paws to Read (second Monday), Legos at the Library (third Monday) and Movie Day (fourth Wednesday). Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Loteria Night at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library hosts Loteria Night the last Monday of every month at 6 p.m. Loteria is the quintecential Mexican game for all ages, cultures, languages and family members. Beverages and appetizers are provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Tablab for Kids & Teens at the Library!

Kids and teens are invited to use the iPad TabLab at the Carbondale Branch Library every Thursday (except the last one) from 4 - 5 p.m. to try new apps, browse the internet, play games, and do schoolwork. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library, 970-963-2889.
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Teen Wii Gaming at the Library!

Teens are invited to play Wii games at the Carbondale Branch Library on the last Thursday of the month at 4 p.m. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Town of Carbondale named Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Community

The League of American Bicyclists has announced that the Town of Carbondale was awarded a GOLD LEVEL certification for their work and efforts on becoming a Bicycle Friendly Community. The GOLD LEVEL award that is being bestowed upon Carbondale recognizes their commitment to improving conditions for bicycling through investment in bicycling promotion, education programs, infrastructure and pro-bicycling policies.
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Aspen's Thrift Shop Celebrates 65 Years

The ladies of the all-volunteer Thrift Shop of Aspen invite the public to help celebrate 65 years serving the community. Come shop and check out the ever-changing inventory of fantastic items. You may also participate by donating gently used clothing and household items to be sold at reasonable prices. All proceeds are given to non-profits in the Roaring Fork Valley. The shop is located at 422 E. Hopkins Avenue in Aspen. Hours are 10-3pm Monday through Saturday.
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Community Advent Spiral Walk

Parents, friends and community members are invited to walk the Advent Spiral and experience its beautiful and powerful symbolism on Tuesday, December 2nd at 6:00 PM. The room is initially darkened, and as each one walks a spiral of evergreen boughs and places an apple with a candle along the spiral, the light grows gradually brighter, reminding us of the light we carry within and the gradual return of the light with increasing daylight hours.
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call for artists for their Holiday Artisan Market; Wyly Wares

The Wyly Art Center announces their call for artists for their Holiday Artisan Market; Wyly Wares, on Friday – Sunday, December 5-7, 10 am – 4:00 pm. Featuring an array of handmade gifts created by local artists. Artist application deadline is Friday, November 14. For details and application, Contact 970-927-4123 or holly@wylyarts.org.
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Winterfaire Store

Are you looking for beautiful and unique hand made gifts for family and friends during the holiday season? Come to an exceptionally special holiday shopping experience at the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork, Thursday, December 4 from 5-8pm. Live music, food and beautiful handmade gifts. Adults only please! Free and open to the public.
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THE CLIMB OF YOUR LIFE Aspen Premier of the documentary film, CLIMB FOR FREEDOM

Thurs., Dec. 4, 7 pm, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen. Jeff Patterson of Aspen Success Coaching hosts an evening of inspiration, impact and adventure that kicks off with the local premier of Stephen McGhee’s documentary film, Climb for Freedom. Q & A with Stephen and Jeff following the film screening. Tickets: $10 ($5 per ticket will be gifted to Mountain Rescue Aspen) Reservations: Wheeler Box Office 970-920-5770.
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4 Architects: the artwork of Glenn Rappaport, Harry Teague, Larry Yaw and Will Young

The Wyly Annex opens a new exhibition 4 Architects: the artwork of Glenn Rappaport, Harry Teague, Larry Yaw and Will Young. Exhibition dates are October 17 – December 6. Gallery hours are Tuesday – Saturday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm. For more information and full schedule visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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DOCTOR ROBERT, THE BEATLES TRIBUTE! Live @ The Black Nugget 12.5.14

Join Doctor Robert, The Beatles Tribute from Crested Butte, CO for an unforgettable evening of freshly prepared, LIVE, Beatles' music at The Black Nugget Friday, December 5th at 9:30pm. The band is quickly becoming respected for its extended, high-energy sets including everything from “Please Please Me” to “Abbey Road.” The show is FREE and please visit www.doctorroberttribute.com for more info.
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2nd Annual Cornhole Tournament

The public is invited to the 2nd Annual CORNHOLE Tournament on Saturday, December 6th from 4-7pm at the Glenwood Springs High School Gym. 2-man teams register at the door and winner takes all. Student designed and built cornhole board sets will be showcased and auctioned off to raise money for high quality Design/Build education in the Roaring Fork Valley. Information at COstudio.org.
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Dragonfly Movement & Music at The Launchpad

Dragonfly Music & Movement is offering a six week class series for youth ages 5-10 at The Launchpad, Mondays from 4 to 5pm beginning Nov. 3. Dragonfly classes targets sensory awareness and motor skill development through the movement arts of yoga, dance, bilateral movement, animal adaptations and martial arts. Drop in is $15 or 6 classes for $78. Email Shannon Jones to register at shannon.yoga@gmail.com. For a full listing of classes at The Launchpad visit carbondalearts.com/the-launchpad
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Writers' Group at the Library!

Held at 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month, the Carbondale Library Writers' Group provides a supportive environment for writers of all genres, novice to the experienced. Attendees will have the opportunity to share and explore their own writing, their peers’ writing and writing in general. Open to all writers and future writers, teen and adult. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Wyly Holiday Art Club: ages 6 - 12

Registration is open for Wyly Holiday Art Club: ages 6 - 12, with Chelsea Richards, on Tuesdays, December 9 & 16, 4:00 – 5:30 pm (drop off & open studio 3:30 – 4:00pm). Registration is required. Create colorful holiday gifts and decorations to share with family and friends. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Wyly Holiday Art Club: ages 6 - 12

Registration is open for Wyly Holiday Art Club: ages 6 - 12 on Tuesdays, December 9 & 16, 4:00 – 5:30 pm (drop off & open studio 3:30 – 4:00pm.) Registration is required. Create colorful holiday gifts and decorations to share with family and friends. Tuition is $55, members receive 10% off, scholarships are available. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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English In Action Tutor Training

English In Action is looking for volunteers to work one-on-one with adult immigrants to help them learn English. Their next Tutor Orientation Training will be held on Wednesday, December 10th, from 5:30-8:30 PM at their office in El Jebel. Visit www.englishinaction.org or call 963-9200 for more info.
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"The Glorious Ones" promises rollicking good time

Sopris Theatre Company (formerly CMC Theatre) presents "The Glorious Ones," a bawdy musical running Dec. 4-7 and 11-13 at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs - Spring Valley. The musical follows a 16th century theater troupe backstage, onstage and offstage through Italy. More at 947-8177.

Storytime at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library offers a weekly storytime for all ages every Monday at 4:00 p.m. This family storytime is full of fun songs and great stories. Other storytimes are Wednesday (bilingual), Thursday (infants and toddlers) at 10:30 a.m., and first Saturday (sensory). Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Legos at the Library!

Kids in grades K-2 are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library at 2 p.m. every Wednesdays to imagine, build, and play with Legos. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Middle School Makerspace at the Library!

Teens are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library every Wednesday from 2:30-4 p.m. to use the tools and supplies in our mobile makerspace to design, create, tinker, and play with art and technology. Teens will be able to draw with 3D Pens, film stop-motion animation movies, print with fabric and stencils, design their own video games, and more. Snacks are provided. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Tuesdays After School at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library welcomes elementary school students every Tuesday at 4 p.m. for different afterschool programs including: Story Art with the Aspen Art Museum (first Monday), Paws to Read (second Monday), Legos at the Library (third Monday) and Movie Day (fourth Wednesday). Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Loteria Night at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library hosts Loteria Night the last Monday of every month at 6 p.m. Loteria is the quintecential Mexican game for all ages, cultures, languages and family members. Beverages and appetizers are provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Tablab for Kids & Teens at the Library!

Kids and teens are invited to use the iPad TabLab at the Carbondale Branch Library every Thursday (except the last one) from 4 - 5 p.m. to try new apps, browse the internet, play games, and do schoolwork. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library, 970-963-2889.
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Teen Wii Gaming at the Library!

Teens are invited to play Wii games at the Carbondale Branch Library on the last Thursday of the month at 4 p.m. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Small Wonders Opening at The Aspen Chapel Gallery

SMALL WONDERS, a holiday show of affordable art, opens on WED. DEC. 3 at the Aspen Chapel Gallery with a reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thirty-one Valley artists are participating. The Aspen Chapel Gallery, located in Aspen Chapel, features year round changing exhibitions of Roaring Fork Valley artists. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. For more information 925-1919 .
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mtn madrigal singers dates and times

The Mountain Madrigal Singers perform "Christmas Joy" Matinee Sunday Dec. 7 @ 2pm Regular Concerts starting Saturday Dec. 13, Sunday Dec. 14, and Friday Dec. 19 Showtimes are @ 7.30 pm Thank You

Soul Dance Sundays at The Launchpad

Core Healing Arts is bringing Soul Dance Sundays to the Launchpad at 76 S. 4th in Carbondale every Sunday from 4 to 5:30pm. No dance experience is necessary! Only a willingness to move and open your heart. Soul Dance Sundays is inspired by the five rhythms and uses movement to connect with ourselves, with each other, and deepen our connection with the Divine to guide our path. Contact Robyn Hubbard at Core Healing Arts at robyn@corehealingarts.net or (970)319-6854.
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Get Your Uke On at the Library!

Get Your Uke On! class on at the Carbondale Branch Library the first and third Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. Beginners and experts of all ages are welcome. Each session starts with a sing along, followed by a short lesson, and ends with a Uke Jam. Non-Ukers are welcome to sit in. More information by calling the library, 970-963-2889.
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Somatic Yoga Classes at The Launchpad

Aspen Dance Connection is bringing a Somatic Yoga class to The Launchpad at 76 S. 4th Street in Carbondale on Tuesdays & Thursdays, 8:15-9:30am. Somatic Yoga synthesizes Alexander & Feldenkrais techniques, kinetic awareness, Iyengar yoga and more to gently realign the body, strengthen the core, & increase range of motion. Contact Fran Page (970)927-0641 or aspendance@sopris.net. For a full listing of classes at The Launchpad visit carbondalearts.com/the-launchpad.
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Roaring Fork Songwriters Group at the Library!

The Roaring Fork Songwriters Group meets at the Carbondale Branch Library the fourth Monday of the month, and is open to songwriters of all levels. Writers are encouraged to share a lyric or a melody, or something they’ve finished and want to test out on a responsive audience, in a supportive, helpful atmosphere. Facilitated by different guest musician each month. The grand piano is available for use. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889
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Teen Wii Gaming at the Library!

Teens are invited to play Wii games at the Carbondale Branch Library on the last Thursday of the month at 4 p.m. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Storytime at the Library

The Carbondale Branch Library offers a weekly storytime for all ages every Monday at 4:00 p.m. This family storytime is full of fun songs and great stories. Other storytimes are Wednesday (bilingual), Thursday (infants and toddlers) at 10:30 a.m., and first Saturday (sensory). Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Legos at the Library!

Kids in grades K-2 are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library at 2 p.m. every Wednesdays to imagine, build, and play with Legos. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Middle School Makerspace at the Library!

Teens are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library every Wednesday from 2:30-4 p.m. to use the tools and supplies in our mobile makerspace to design, create, tinker, and play with art and technology. Teens will be able to draw with 3D Pens, film stop-motion animation movies, print with fabric and stencils, design their own video games, and more. Snacks are provided. More information by calling the library: 963-2889.
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Tuesdays After School at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library welcomes elementary school students every Tuesday at 4 p.m. for different afterschool programs including: Story Art with the Aspen Art Museum (first Monday), Paws to Read (second Monday), Legos at the Library (third Monday) and Movie Day (fourth Wednesday). Snacks provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Loteria Night at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library hosts Loteria Night the last Monday of every month at 6 p.m. Loteria is the quintecential Mexican game for all ages, cultures, languages and family members. Beverages and appetizers are provided. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Tablab for Kids & Teens at the Library!

Kids and teens are invited to use the iPad TabLab at the Carbondale Branch Library every Thursday (except the last one) from 4 - 5 p.m. to try new apps, browse the internet, play games, and do schoolwork. Snacks provided. More information by calling the library, 970-963-2889.
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Senior Matters Book Club at the Library!

Senior Matters hosts a monthly book club sponsored by the Carbondale Branch Library every 4th Wednesday of the month, 4pm at the library. More information at 970-963-2889.
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Subaru Share the Love Chooses Mountain Valley as Local Charity

The seventh annual Subaru “Share the Love” event will take place at Glenwood Springs Subaru from November 20, 2014 through January 2, 2015. For every new Subaru vehicle sold or leased, Subaru will donate $250 to the customer’s choice of participating charities – including the local charity, Mountain Valley Developmental Services.
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5Point Film Festival 2015 Call for Entries

5Point Film Festival is open for film submissions for the 2015 Festival scheduled for April 23-26, 2015 in Carbondale. Information about how to submit, types of film, and formatting can be found at 5pointfilm.org/submit. Deadline for submissions is February 3, 2015.
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Carbondale Clay Center Cup Auction is back!

Join us at the corner of 2nd and Main on First Friday, December 5th from 6-8:00pm for the annual Carbondale Clay Center Cup Auction. With over 200 cups donated by local and national artists, there is sure to be a cup just perfect for you. Bidding ends at 8pm, so be sure to stop by early to check out all the amazing cups, or to shop our holiday sale at the Clay Center gallery. Friday is definitely going to be a night at the Clay Center that you don't want to miss!
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Girl Scouts need YOU

Girl Scouts enables you to spend time and create memories with your daughter or granddaughter. Plus, it gives her a head start on a fantastic future. We build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. Girls and adults make friends, fun memories, and gain skills that last a lifetime. Join today. www.girlscoutsofcolorado.org/join or call 970-628-8007.
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