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Y'ART SALE & 24 HOURS OF ART: A celebration of Ro Mead

Don't miss CCAH's Y'Art Sale & 24 Hours of Art Event, celebrating beloved community member, Ro Mead, on July 1-4 at The Launchpad. Find great deals art supplies or participate art projects at the Maker Table July 1-3,10-3p.m. Proceeds benefit Ro Mead, former Director of CCAH, to assist her with medical expenses. 24 Hours of Art begins on July 3 at 6p.m. w/ 12 local artists collaborating on an installation for the bike path. A celebration of Ro Mead concludes 24 Hours of Art on July 3 at 6p.m.
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4th of July Aspen w/ Beatles Tribute, Doctor Robert! 7.4.15

Join Colorado's premier Beatles tribute band, Doctor Robert at Wagner Park in downtown Aspen Saturday, July 4th at 7pm for the valley's ultimate Independence Day celebration! The music is great entertainment for ALL AGES, is FREE, and Doctor Robert will play both before and after the fireworks show. The band brings a modern sound and feel to the Fab Fours' classics and plan to perform over 50 songs! Please visit www.doctorroberttribute.com to learn more about the band.
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The Gentlemen of Aspen RFC

The Gentlemen of Aspen Rugby team are looking for a few good men. Summer practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays on Rio Grande field at 6 PM. The summer season is starting and rugby continues through Ruggerfest, September 17-20. For more information please contact Kyle Larson at 716-830-8095.
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Registration Open for CCAH's Ultimate Kids Art Camp

Registration is open for CCAH's Ultimate Arts Camp taught by Rochelle Norwood & Olivia Pevec, July 13-17, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Launchpad This camp will include outdoor art adventures culminating in an art project, w/music and movement integrated throughout! For ages 6-14. $150/CCAH Members or $160 for Non Members. Space is limited! Pre-register by July 8 at carbondalearts.com or call (970) 963-1680.
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Hay Park Birding Walk, Wednesday, July 8th, 7am

Join Wilderness Workshop for a walk through Hay Park at the base of Mount Sopris, a proposed wilderness area, while birding with Roaring Fork Audubon’s Mary Harris. Beginners and advanced birders are welcome. Registration for this free walk is required at www.wildernessworkshop.org.
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Sign up for Art Farm on Wednesday, July 8 at The Wyly Art Center!

Registration is open for Art Farm: Decoupage & Wine with Kathy Honea & Lisa Singer on Wednesday, July 8, from 6:00– 8:00 pm. Fee is $35. Life is good on the farm–Art Farm that is! Sip some wine while you get your creativity growing. The Wyly will provide inspiration, all materials, wine and nibbles each month to one and all, no previous art experience necessary. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Be Someone's Hero

Take to the skies with comedy duo Wayne & Wingnut. This one-of-a-kind act, presented by ventriloquist Wayne Francis, has life-sized puppets, cartoon voices, jokes, music, and even a banjo made out of a frying pan! Join us for this fun Summer Reading Program at the Carbondale Branch Library on Tuesday, July 7 at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Hercules and the Heroes

The Hampstead Stage Company presents Hercules and the Heroes at Basalt Regional Library. Join us as we explore the heroes of ancient Greece! Follow Greece's greatest hero, Hercules, as he battles mythological creatures and warriors. This performance includes audience participation. Tuesday, July 7 @ 5:30 PM.
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Carbondale Fire Board Meeting Changed

he Board of Directors of the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District have changed their regular July meeting from July 8, 2015 to July 7, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. The change is due to lack of a quorum. The meeting will be held at the Carbondale Fire Station, 301 Meadowood Drive, Carbondale.
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Sign up for Introduction to Fashion Photography at The Wyly, July 11!

Registration is open for Introduction to Fashion Photography with commercial and fine art photographer Christine Szeredy, Saturday, July 11 from 9:00am-3:00pm. Learn every stage of fashion photography¬. Whatever your photographic experience level, Christine shares her personal experiences from her journeys in the industry, guiding you towards making your own mark. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Register for Natural Dyes Workshop with Jill Scher at The Wyly, July 12!

Registration is open for Natural Dyes Workshop with Jill Scher on Sunday, July 12 from 9:30am–3:00pm. Create dyes from natural materials and see what colors emerge. Students will spend the day producing dyes from natural materials, and then dye silk scarves using immersion and resist dyeing techniques. Recipes and sources will be given in a packet to take home. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Artist reception for Ingrid Magidson on Friday, July 10 at The Wyly Annex

The Wyly Annex is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition, Echoes Through Time, featuring internationally exhibited and collected artist Ingrid Magidson. Opening reception is Friday, July 10, 2015, from 5-7:00pm. The exhibition dates are July 10–August 5, 2015. Ingrid’s work will feature Renaissance images layered with antique objects and transparent sheets. For more information and full schedule visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-279-5346 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Artist’s reception for Sarah Peterson, Friday, July 10 at The Wyly

The Wyly Art Center will host an artist’s reception for nationally exhibited artist Sarah Peterson, in an upcoming exhibition, Retrospective: Intimate Gestures. Opening reception is Friday, July 10, 2015, from 5-7:00pm. The exhibition dates are July 10–July 31, 2015. Sarah’s work will feature her watercolor paintings. Sarah is also this year’s Wyly Art Center’s Creative Force Award honoree. For more information and full schedule visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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12 BY 2 ARTIST BEAT EVENT: POETRY READING

CCAH’s current exhibition 12 BY 2: A conversation between poets and visual artists has touched the viewing public since opening on June 12. The poetry of the show comes alive during the 12 By 2 Artist Beat’s Poetry Reading taking place on July 10 from 5:30 to 7p.m. at The Launchpad. Hear participating poets perform their work, view the gallery exhibition, and meet with the artists. Happy hour libations will be provided. For more information visit carbondalearts.com or call (970)963-1680.
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Photography + Plein Air Painting with Summers Moore and Mary Noone

Registration is open for Summer Art Camp, Art in Nature: Photography + Plein Air Painting with Summers Moore and Mary Noone for ages 6 - 12, on Monday - Thursday, July 13 – July 16, 9:30 – 3:30 pm. See Basalt through the lens of a camera and your work on canvas. Spend the morning learning to take photos of nature, people and architecture and create paintings in plein air in the afternoon. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Learn to deal with garden pests naturally

Lynn Dwyer is teaching an Organic Disease & Pest Control class at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood on Saturday, July 11. This class focuses on how to prevent problems in the garden, identifying our most common diseases and insects, and the safest ways of dealing with problems. Advance registration required. 945-7486.
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Marion Gulch Hike, Saturday, July 11, 8am

Join Wilderness Workshop's, Sarah Johnson for a day hike into Thompson Divide along the Marion Gulch trail. The trail starts in an aspen grove and then gains elevation to a beautiful ridge near the Sunlight Ski Area with views of Mount Sopris. This mid-elevation moderate hike is 6 miles long. Registration is required for this free hike at www.wildernessworkshop.org.
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Teen After-Hours Game Night

Grades 5+ will take over the library to play candy wars, Sardines, human foosball, and more! Pizza and drinks provided. Registration required. Friday, July 10, 4:00-7:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Glenwood Springs’ Annual River Cleanup

Glenwood Springs needs volunteers to pick up litter in Glenwood Canyon and along the city’s public riverbanks on the morning of Saturday, July 11. The city’s annual river cleanup gets underway at 9 a.m. at the Two Rivers Park on Devereux Road. Afterward, stick around to enjoy free lunch, drinks and acoustic music. Volunteers are asked to sign up in advance at the city’s website, www.cogs.us. For more information, call Patrick, at 970-366-9099.
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THE ULTIMATE ARTS CAMP FOR KIDS: art, music, and movement

CCAH's Ultimate Arts Camp will take place July 13-17, 9a.m. -2p.m. at The Launchpad! Taught by Rochelle Norwood & Olivia Pevec, The Ultimate Arts Camp includes art adventures around town, fun projects, with music & movement integrated through out! This place-based arts experience will conclude with an art opening to share the end products from the kids extreme ventures in creativity! Ages 6-14. $150/Members,$160/Non Members. Pre-register by July 8 at carbondalearts.com or call (970)963-1680.
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Purification Practice Retreat

Join us for a day-long retreat dedicated to purifying negative karmic imprints through the practice of the Four Opponent Powers. John (Chophel) Bruna, having received this training from his teacher Venerable Geshe Tsultim Gyeltsen, will teach and guide the practice.
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Free Legal Clinic

Free legal clinic via computer link for parties without an attorney. First-come, first-served with sign-up sheet available. Monday, July 13; 2:00-5:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library
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Open Mic Poetry Night

Open mic poetry night @ Basalt Regional Library for all ages. Monday, July 13. Doors will open @ 5:00 PM for sign-up, performances will begin at 5:15 PM.
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Sign up for Drawing with Light with Chris Hassig on July 18 at The Wyly!

Registration is open Drawing with Light: An Introduction to Cyanotype with Chris Hassig on Saturday, July 18 from 9:00am-4:00pm. Explore one of the earliest photo techniques from the nineteenth century. Students will have the opportunity to explore several different modes of creating cyanotypes all which will result in unique photographic prints. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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Super Dogs with Storyteller Denise Gard

Some sheep are in trouble and need help. Who can save them? Join Sienna, the famous border collie, as she transforms into Super Dog! Denise Gard will present tales of hero dogs in this engaging Summer Reading program that includes lots of audience participation. This program will be held on Tuesday, July 14 at 10:30 a.m. Fore more information, call the library at 970-963-2889.
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Tosho Con: Teen Art Contest

The Carbondale Branch Library is seeking submissions for a teen art contest to take place during Tosho Con: A Fandom Festival on Wednesday, July 15. Participants must be between the ages of 14 & 18. Submissions must be received at the library by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14. The winner will be given free registration to the Aspen Words Summer Graphic Novel Workshop that will take place the week of July 27. For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Flying Debris Show

This is an hour-packed with juggling and the zany stunts of Richard Holmgren. Be ready for lots of audience participation and laughing. Tuesday, July 14, 5:30 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Tosho Con: A Fandom Festival

Tweens, teens, and adults are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library to join in on the library's own book, comic, movie, tv show, and gaming convention! Come geek out and celebrate your favorite fandoms. Come learn about what it's like to work in the gaming industry, play Anime Jeopardy, compete in the Cosplay contest, play life-sized chess or Quidditch, and more! Costumes are highly encouraged! Tosho Con will be held on Wednesday, July 15 at 4 p.m. For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Movie Night @ Basalt Library

Monthly movie night at Basalt Regional Library. Showing in July- "3 Godfathers" starring John Wayne, Pedro Armendáriz and Harry Carey Jr. Wednesday, July 15 @ 5:15 PM.
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Author Visit: Ken Toy

Local author Ken Toy visits Basalt Regional Library to talk about his book. Thursday, July 16 @ 5:00 PM.
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Teen Minecraft & Wii

Come play Minecraft or Wii with your friends! No worries if you don’t have a Minecraft account— you can use one of the library’s. Snacks and drinks provided. Grades 5+. Thursday, July 16, 2:00-4:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Genealogy Help Session

Get assistance with your genealogy research on Friday, July 17 @ 1:00 PM at the Basalt Regional Library.
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Amanda Adkins from "Prospectors" and Silver Queen Minerals

Amanda Adkins from the Weather Channel's "Prospectors" visits the Basalt Regional Library Friday, July 17 @ 5:30 PM.
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2015 Colorado Springs Powwow

Celebrate Native history & culture on July 18th, at the Mortgage Solutions Financial Expo Center, 3650 N. Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80907. Experience Native drums, dancers, artisans, Aztec Dancers, Navajo Code Talkers, a live wolf, birds of prey exhibit & plenty of Native food. Admission is $4.00, with dancers & children 12 and under admitted free. No drugs, alcohol, or pets (except service animals) allowed. Visit www.palmerdividehistory.org or call (719) 559-0525.
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Marble Old Timers & New Timers Picnic

The Marble Historical Society Presents, the 2nd Annual Old Timers New Timers Picnic In Marble at the Mill Site Park. Live Music, Slow Groovin' BBQ, Raffle,Decade Costumes, and Prizes from local artists and authors, donations help us save the Historical Sites in Marble and contribute to the future displays, culture and design of the Town. Saturday July 18th, 12-4 pm Enjoy games meet your neighbors and discover the Past and help us create the future exhibits of Marble, CO.
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Storytimes @ Basalt Library

Storytimes at Basalt Regional Library begin at 10:30 AM. Monday is Mother Goose on the Loose for children 0-23 months. Tuesday is Super Summer Storytime designed for preschoolers. Thursday is Local Heroes for children 3+. Friday is Baby Storytime for children 0-23 months.
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Teen Egg Drop Challenge

Race against the clock to build the perfect egg protector, then see whose design can survive a crash landing, toss game, and other tests of destruction! Grades 5+. Tuesday, July 21, 1:00-3:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Super Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Bring a stuffed animal for a special storytime and sleepover AT THE LIBRARY! You will make a superhero cape for your animal and leave your friend overnight while you go home to sleep. Come back the next morning for a treat and see what adventures or mischief happened during the night. Tuesday, July 21, 5:30-6:30 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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CALL TO VOLUNTEERS FOR THE 44TH CARBONDALE MOUNTAIN FAIR

The 44th Carbondale Mountain Fair needs your help! 300 volunteers help each year with selling Tshirts, assisting the Green Team, greeting folks, and more! You'll get to hear live music by headliner bands such as Hot Buttered Rum, view arts & crafts booths, and mingle with Carbondale’s finest and most festive community members! Volunteer 4 hours and you get a Mtn Fair Tshirt and enter to win a New Belgium Cruiser Bike! Sign up at carbondalearts.com, call (970)963-1680, or stop by The Launchpad.
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Doctor Who Trivia Night!

Calling all Doctor Who enthusiasts and trivia buffs! Join us on Thursday, July 23 at 5 p.m. at the Carbondale Branch Library for a night of pizza, root beer, and a Tardis photo booth. Costumes are highly encouraged for special prizes. Don't forget to bring your sonic screwdriver! For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Independent Film Night

Monthly independent film night showing first-run, award-winning films. Showing in July is "Human Capital", a film by Paolo Virzi. Wednesday, July 22 @ 5:15 PM.
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Superhero Science @ Basalt Regional Library

Science experiments based on superheroes! Wednesdays through July 22, 2:00-3:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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ART & WINE BREAK: ANIMATED SELF PORTRAITS

Take an Art Break and give yourself the opportunity to relax and create on Tues., July 28, 6-8:30p.m. in Suite 15 at The 3rd St. Center. CCAH provides the space, wine, snacks & a little help from Lisa Singer, who will be on-hand to facilitate fun art projects. July’s project will be Animated Self Portrait: a fun and quirky project for experienced and novice alike! Space is limited. Reserve your spot (just $25!) at www.carbondalearts.com.
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Teen Summer Crafts

Crafts for kids in grades 5+. July 7, 14 & 28; 1:00-3:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library. Buttons, duct tape, melted crayons and more! Check our website for more details.
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End of Super Summer Reading Program Celecration

You’re invited to our Super Reading Hero Party! You will carry out amazing feats and practice your superhero skills with games. The celebration includes super treats and we will find out who wins our grand prizes. Tuesday, July 28, 5:30-6:30 PM @ Basalt Regional Library
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Teen Chess Academy

Come learn to play, hone your skills, or compete against your friends at our summer chess academy. Players of all levels welcome. Snacks provided. Grades 5+. Wednesdays, July 15, 22 & 29, 1:00-2:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Technology Classes @ Basalt Regional Library

Technology classes at Basalt Regional Library featuring topics from iPad/iPhones to Digital Downloading and more! Check our website for a complete schedule.
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Ridgway Summer Concert Series

The 8th season of the FREE Ridgway Summer Concert Series starts July 2nd and goes thru July 30th. All shows are Thurs evenings and go from 6pm until dark. Headliners for this series are: SOL DRIVEN TRAIN, HUMMING HOUSE, THE CONGRESS, ROXY ROCA and THE STEEP CANYON RANGERS. All shows have top-notch openers who also play an after-party show at the Sherbino. Food vendors and on-site alcohol available. All shows broadcast live on KVNF. Visit www.pickinproductions.com for full details.
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12 BY 2 EXHIBITION: A CONVERSATION BETWEEN POETS AND VISUAL ARTISTS

CCAH presents "12 X 2: A Conversation Between Poets & Visual Artists", at the R2 Gallery in The Launchpad (76 S. 2nd St), June 12- July 31, from 9-5p.m. The 12 by 2 Exhibition features painters, ceramicists, sculptors, photographers, fiber artists who have each been paired with a poet to inspire one another to create new works. A special Poetry Reading taking place July 10, 5:30 p.m. at The Launchpad. For more information visit carbondalearts.com or call (970) 963-1680.
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Adult PC Classes

Weekly PC Classes Wednesdays @ Basalt Regional Library. 12:00-1:15 PM. Check our website for more information.
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Go2Work

Get help with job applications, resumes and more! Thursdays, 11:00 AM-2:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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Aspen Music Festival & School Student Performances @ Basalt Regional Library

AMFS student performances at the Basalt Regional Library. Thursday, July 23 & Thursday, July 30 @ 5:15 PM. Performers will be announced the week before the concert.
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End of Teen Summer Reading Challenge Party

Water balloons, games, food, prizes, and more! Come celebrate the end of the summer reading program and find out who will win the grand prizes! Thursday, July 30, 2:00-4:00 PM @ Basalt Regional Library.
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English In Action Tutor Orientation Training

Serving El Jebel to Aspen, English In Action provides English language tutoring to adults so they can participate more effectively as workers, parents and as members of the community. Becoming a volunteer tutor is a great way to help build a stronger community, while making new friends and having fun! No experience necessary. Their next training is on Monday, August 3rd, 4:00-7:00 PM at the Basalt Library. Visit englishinaction.org
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DanceLAB: YogaArt Camp for Kids

YogArt Camp is a week long yoga, art, & movement camp for kids ages 6 to 11 taught by Rochelle Norwood taking place Aug. 17-21 at The Launchpad. Kids will learn about their bodies through age appropriate yoga basics & creative movement. Opportunities to integrate self expression & reflection will be built into art projects through out! $150. Space is limited! To sign up contact Rochelle Norwood at rochellenorwood@hotmail.com or (530)919-1385.
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Movie Matinee & Lunch!

Join us at the Carbondale Branch Library for a movie matinee featuring a family film every Monday at 12 p.m. during June, July, and August. Free lunch is provided for anyone 18 and under. This program is offered in partnership with Food Bank of the Rockies as part of the Summer Food Service Program. For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Gaming & Lunch!

Kids and teens are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library to come play with iPads and fun Wii games every Thursday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. during June, July, and August. Free lunch is provided for anyone 18 and under. This program is offered in partnership with Food Bank of the Rockies as part of the Summer Food Service Program. For more information, call 970-963-2889.
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Carbondale Wild West Rodeo

Every Thursday through August 20th. Gates open at 5:30 pm, Slack is at 6:00 pm, Performance at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 at the gate, kids 10 and under are free. Carload up to 6 people is $30.00. Advance ticket purchase at the Roaring Fork Valley Coop. Book of 6 tickets for $50.00 a savings of $2/ticket. Come join us for a fun family event, bring your friends. Follow "like" us on Facebook at Carbondale Wild West Rodeo. For more information go to www.carbondalerodeo.com
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Pickin' in the Park - Paonia's Free Summer Concert Series

The 8th season of Pickin in the Park begins Aug 6th thru Aug 27th. All shows are Thurs evenings and go from 6pm until dark. Headliners for this series are: TODO MUNDO, NATHANIEL RATELIFF & THE NIGHT SWEATS, DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS, and FRANK SOLIVAN & DIRTY KITCHEN. All shows have top-notch openers who also play an after-party show at the Paradise Theatre. Food vendors and on-site alcohol available. All shows broadcast live on KVNF. Visit www.pickinproductions.com for full details.
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Nia Classes Tuesdays, 6-7pm at the Launchpad in Carbondale

Nia is an inherently non-impact blend of 9 movement forms originating from the martial arts, dance arts, and healing arts. It is a complete cardiovascular fitness and wellness program that remains gentle on the body and is accessible to any body or fitness level. There are no prerequisites for Nia. All classes are taught barefoot with guided movements easily modified for all fitness levels - $10 Drop-in fee.
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