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YouthZone's Kiss-N-Squeal Fundraiser

On October 2, at 7pm, visit the Vaudeville Revue for a fun-filled night of laughter. Your attendance will help raise money for YouthZone, a non-profit organization that offers a variety of services to youth and families in our community. In addition, by attending the Vaudeville Revue on October 2, at 7am, you will help the Alpine Bank and Basalt High School teams to earn votes for Kiss-N-Squeal, YouthZone's annual fundraiser.
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Gong Bath and Sound Meditation

Thursday night, October 2, join us at Strange Imports for an transcendant sound experience with gong master, Daniel Pierce from 6:30 to 8:00. This is a complimentary meditation with voluntary donations for Daniel appreciated. Bring a yoga mat if you'd like. RSVP recommended but not required. These performances are incredible! See you there!

Garfield County Libraries Board of Trustees meeting

The Garfield County Libraries Board of Trustees next regular board meeting will be October 2, 2014 at the Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way, Parachute, CO 81635. Board meeting will begin at 6:00 pm. For ADA needs, please contact Wilma at 625-4270 prior to meeting.
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After School Craft

Wednesday, October 1 from 2:30-4:30 pm at Pitkin County Library Join us on the first Wednesday of every month for an after-school craft activity in the children's room. Supplies provided.
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Change of address for Garfield County Libraries board of trustee meeting

The Garfield County Public Libraries Board of Trustee meeting will be held at the Glenwood Branch Library; 815 Cooper Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601.
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Transformational Healing: IntegratedTHE FIRST FIFTY YEARS: America’s Forgotten Origin Story

Join Connie Baxter, author and filmmaker, on Thurs., Oct. 2nd at 7pm, Third Street Center, Carbondale as she shares her discoveries from 15 years of Mayflower Pilgrim research in England, Holland and Cape Cod combined with her 20 years of experiences with Native Americans throughout the United States and Mexico. Free Admission. Donations accepted for IndieGoGo Crowd-funding campaign for film production. Supported by Davi Nikent, Center for Human Flourishing.
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YouthZone Kiss-N-Squeal Fundraiser

On October 3, from 11am-2pm, come barbeque at Alpine Bank in Carbondale. YouthZone Kiss-N-Squeal raffle tickets will be sold at the barbeque for $10 a piece to give you a chance at winning $2,000. Any proceeds raised from raffle tickets or by donation for YouthZone will go directly toward programs for youth and families in our community.
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Community Contra Dance

The public is invited to The Glenwood Springs Community Contra Dance, Saturday October 4th, from 7 to 10 pm at the Glenwood Elementary School. Live music with the Wooden Nickel String Band and caller John Unger. Great fun for the whole family. For more information contact the organizer at 379-2822.
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Do 5 Things to Save Energy at the Library!

CLEER and CORE will be at the Carbondale Branch Library on Saturday, October 4 at 3 p.m. to demonstrate 5 easy steps to save energy and 5 things to do to prepare for winter, plus how energy is used at home, how to reduce energy usage, and how rebates and financing options are available to improve a home’s performance. The whole family is invited. Attendees will receive LED lightbulbs. More information is available by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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DEATH CAFE AT THE WYLY ART CENTRR, BASALT

A Death Cafe will be held Satirday, October 4, 2pm at the Wyly Art Center, 99 Midland Ave. Spur, Basalt. Death Cafes provide an opportunity for group-directed discussion of death, with tea and cookies to sweeten the conversation. There is no agenda, expected out one or over-riding philosophy. The event is free but seating is limited .RSVP at deathcafe.com/deathcafe/1154 or call Stephanie at 719.588.7415.
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FREE SCREENING OF GRIEFWALKER AT THE WYLY ART CENTER,BASALT

GRIEFWALKER , a film about the redemptive power of love for life that arises as we recognize our own mortality, follows Stephen Jenkinson, palliative social worker as he trains medical professionals and counsels the dying. His point of view is deeply influenced by native traditions. Event begins at 5pm. free but seating is limited. RSVP with name and contact information at informedfinalchoices@gmail.com, subject line:GRIEFWALKER or call Stepanie, 719.588.7415

THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS: America’s Forgotten Origin Story with Connie Baxter Marlow

On Sun., Oct. 5th at 5pm, Woody Creek Community Center, Woody Creek, Connie Baxter Marlow, author and filmmaker will share her discoveries from 15 years of Mayflower Pilgrim research in England, Holland and Cape Cod combined with her 20 years of experiences with Native Americans throughout the United States and Mexico. Free Admission. Donations accepted for IndieGoGo Crowd-funding campaign for film production. Supported by Davi Nikent, Center for Human Flourishing.
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Limeliters will appear Sunday, Oct. 5

Glenwood Springs Community Concert Association presents The Limeliters on Sunday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at Glenwood Springs High School theater. Admission is by membership ticket, which will be sold at the door. For five concerts, adults pay $40; students, $15; family, $90. For info, call Judy at 945-5384.
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Story Art

Monday, October 6 at 10:30am at Pitkin County Library A fun, free event where art and stories come together. Children leave with an art project to take home. For ages 3-5 years every first Monday at the Pitkin County Library. Co-sponsored by Aspen Art Museum.
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High School Book-To-Film Movie Screening

Wednesday, October 8 at 3 pm at Pitkin County Library Our movie screening series features films selected by the Pitkin County Library's Teen Advisory Board and are intended for high school aged participants. Refreshments provided. This month’s showing will feature "The Book Thief" based on the book by Markus Zusak.
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Lee Mulcahy for Senate Libertarian Fine Dining Cannabis Exploration

Free: Lee Mulcahy for State Senate is hosting, in celebration of Colorado’s momentous rebuke of federal overreach via Amendment 64, another free Fine Dining Cannabis Exploration at Buena Vista's amazing Surf Chateau located on the Arkansas River --after the debates on Thursday, October 9th around 8pm. Reservations are required. To RSVP, go to leemulcahyforsenate@gmail.com.
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Watercolor Traveler

Registration is open for Watercolor Traveler with Laurie Doctor on Friday – Sunday, October 10 – 12, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm. This class is designed for anyone interested in some fresh portable ways to paint, draw and write. The class will lead students in exercises and ideas for travel and quick impressions. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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YouthZone Kiss-N-Squeal Fundraiser

YouthZone is a non-profit organization that offers a variety of services to youth and families in the Roaring Fork Valley. During the annual Kiss-N-Squeal fundraiser, which ends October 11, YouthZone hopes to raise $160,000. Raffle tickets will be sold at all YouthZone locations to give you a chance at winning $2,000. You can also support the youth in our community by participating in YouthZone’s online auction or making a donation at www.youthzone.com.
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THE SUPER LAUNCH AND SWAN OPENING RECEPTION

The public is invited for the grand opening of SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) as well as the official opening of The Launchpad, the new home of CCAH and Dance Initiative, on Thursday, Oct. 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. The evening will include the tours, random acts of performance, hor d'oeuvres, libations, and will feature the work of 30+ talented local women artists working in an array of mediums. For more information visit carbondalearts.com or call (970)963-1680.
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Movies for Middle School

Thursday, October 9 at 4 pm at Pitkin County Library We'll be screening "The Witches." Enjoy this witchy film based on the book by Roald Dahl. 91 minutes, rated PG. For kids in grades 5-8.
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YouthZone Kiss-N-Squeal Fundraiser

Join the community on October 11 from 12pm-5pm for YouthZone's Kiss-N-Squeal Finale at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. For only $40, you can purchase a finale ticket that provides a tram ride, food, cave tour, and all rides. Call YouthZone's Rifle office at 625-3141 or YouthZone's Glenwood office at 945-9300 to purchase tickets. Hope to see you on October 11 from 12pm-5pm for a night of fun at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park.
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Coffee & Cheese Pairing

Saturday, October 11 from 11am to 1 pm at Pitkin County Library Two local companies - Rock Canyon Coffee Roasters and Avalanche Cheese - will talk about how coffee and cheese complement each other. Space is limited. Registration required. Please email martha.durgy@pitkincounty.com to register.
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Free Fine Dining Cannabis Dinner at the Little Nell, October 12

Free: Lee Mulcahy for State Senate is hosting, in celebration of Colorado’s momentous rebuke of federal overreach via Amendment 64, another free Fine Dining Cannabis Exploration at Aspen's fabulous The Little Nell on Sunday, October 12th at 5:30pm. Reservations are required. To RSVP, go to leemulcahyforsenate@gmail.com. The main thrust of my service to the hard-working citizens of our district would be to raise the minimum wage on giant corporations, while exempting small business.
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The Heritage Fruit Tree Project

The Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute in collaboration with Aspen TREE has launched a Kickstarter fundraising campaign for the Heritage Fruit Tree Project aimed at renewing our historical fruit tree resource. We will be identifying, cataloging, grafting from and planting heritage fruit trees across the Roaring Fork Valley in order to grow our fruit tree resource and food security. Please visit heritagefruitguild.com for more information.
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The College Bound Book Club

Sunday, October 12 at 10am at Pitkin County Library Designed for upper grade high school students on the college track. Books are selected from the Young Adult Library Services Association’s (YALSA) list of “Books for the College Bound.” This club meets on Sunday mornings before library hours to prepare, share brunch and speak freely. If interested, please sign up at the library front desk. All books are free and yours to keep.
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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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Advocate Safehouse Project: Fall Advocacy Training

Become a certified, confidential advocate and volunteer on our 24/7 helpline. Volunteers needed, learn how to engage in active listening, gain trauma informed advocacy skill, crisis intervention. Call today for more information and to help survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence in our community.
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ROAD CLOSURE

The Town of Carbondale will begin replacement of a water line on Main St., between Snowmass & 2nd St., starting September 25th, with a completion date of October 15th. The detour route will include Snowmass, Sopris, 3rd St. and back to Main St. Questions? call 963-3140.
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The Heart of a Seed ~ Preparing the Soul for Winter: Waldorf Education for Adults; A Nurturing Arts

Join the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork for three Friday mornings October 3, 10 & 17 for Watercolor Painting, Drawing, Clay-Modeling, Nature Observations, Story-telling and Creative Writing as we focus on carrying the summers harvest into the depth of winter within each of us. Free and open to the public. Class limited to 12 individuals. Register online at www.waldorfschoolrf.com/registration.
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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: 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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Do 5 Things to Save Energy at the Library!

CLEER and CORE will be at the Carbondale Branch Library on Saturday, October 4 at 3 p.m. to demonstrate 5 easy steps to save energy and 5 things to do to prepare for winter, plus how energy is used at home, how to reduce energy usage, and how rebates and financing options are available to improve a home’s performance. The whole family is invited. Attendees will receive LED lightbulbs. More information is available by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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Carbondale UDC--Public Meeting on Processes & Procedures

The Town of Carbondale has undertaken the project of consolidating, clarifying and rewriting its land use and zoning code into a Unified Development Code (UDC). The UDC is being drafted in three installments. The first installment on Procedures and Process is currently being drafted and will be posted on the project website in early October. There will be a public meeting on October 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall to discuss those changes. More information is at www.carbondaleudc.com.
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ACT Prep Workshop: Reading and Science

Thursday, October 16 at 6:30pm at Pitkin County Library A free ACT test prep workshop offered by Pitkin County Library, Kalfas Educational Services, and Aspen High School. No RSVP needed. Please bring a calculator, notebook, and test questions. The next ACT test date is October 25, 2014.
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One Book, One Town Oct. 17 at the Library!

The Carbondale Branch Library will host its 11th annual One Book, One Town event on Friday, October 17 at 5:30 p.m. This year, young adult author, Franny Billingsly, the author of Chime (a National Book Award Finalist) will also be working in the local schools. Many copies pf Chime are avialable through the libary. More information by calling: 970-963-2889l
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Spectrum Dance Festival

The third annual Spectrum Dance Festival returns to Carbondale with a fantastic line up. On Friday, October 17, two of Colorado's finest dance companies, Wild Heart Dance and Sirens Dance perform at the Thunder River Theatre, Carbondale. On Saturday, October 18, 5:30pm, at the Thunder River Theatre, Colorado's top break dance crews compete for a $1,000 prize. For more information and tickets: www.danceinitiative.org
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Spectrum Dance Festival Workshops

Seven different dance workshops, including hip hop/break dance, contemporary, choreography and contact intensive and Chicago Footwork with international dance sensation, King Charles, will be offered on Saturday October 18 and 19 at Carbondale's new dance studios, 76 S. 4th Street. For workshop details and times: www.danceinitiative.org
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Spectrum Dance Festival

Spectrum Dance Festival brings performance & workshops to Carbondale Oct. 17-19. Emerging companies Wildheart & Sirens perform Oct. 17, 5:30 & 8pm, at Thunder River Theatre. Workshops in jazz, hip hop, & modern take place Oct. 18, 19 at The Launchpad, w/ a special workshop by national sensation King Charles (KC). KC performs at the Battle To The Drums, a break dance competition, Oct. 18,5:30pm, at TRT w/ music by live DJ's and Carbondale African Drummers. Tickets at www.danceinitiative.org.
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Literature Out Loud

Sunday, October 19 at 3pm at Pitkin County Library Literature Out Loud, dramatic readings by local personalities, presents “Are You Dead Yet?” with the words of authors Will Weaver, David Eagleman and Mary Roach being read for you by Janice Estey and Tom Egan. Depending on how you answer the question, you get refreshments.
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ACT Prep Workshop: English

Sunday, October 19 at 4:30pm at Pitkin County Library A free ACT test prep workshop offered by Pitkin County Library, Kalfas Educational Services, and Aspen High School. No RSVP needed. The next ACT test date is October 25, 2014.
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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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FREE PREVIEW of Wyly Fall Art Club II: ages 6 - 12

Registration is open for FREE PREVIEW of Wyly Fall Art Club II: ages 6 - 12, with Chelsea Richards, on Tuesday, October 21, 4:00 – 5:30 pm (drop off & open studio 3:30 – 4:00pm.) Projects cultivate creativity, introduce visual arts skills and build self-esteem. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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ACT Prep Workshop: Math

Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30pm at Pitkin County Library A free ACT test prep workshop offered by Pitkin County Library, Kalfas Educational Services, and Aspen High School. No RSVP needed. Please bring a calculator, notebook, and test questions. The next ACT test date is October 25, 2014.
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High School Book of the Month

Wednesday, October 22 at 3pm at Pitkin County Library A book club for high school students. This month we'll be discussing It by Stephen King. Books available on a first come, first served basis. For more information contact Genevieve at 970-429-1948.
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Middle School Craft: Pumpkin Painting

Thursday, October 23 at 4pm at Pitkin County Library Paint a pumpkin just in time for Halloween! Supplies provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. For kids in grades 5-8.
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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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Wyly Fall Art Club II: ages 6 - 12

Registration is open for Wyly Fall Art Club II: ages 6 - 12, with Chelsea Richards, on Tuesdays, October 28 – December 2, 4:00 – 5:30 pm (drop off & open studio 3:30 – 4:00pm.) Registration is required. Projects cultivate creativity, introduce visual arts skills and build self-esteem. For more information and to register visit wylyarts.org. Contact 970-927-4123 or art@wylyarts.org.
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French Chat

Mondays through October (6, 13, 20, 27) from noon to 1 pm at Pitkin County Library. Library staff member Nathalie Crick, born and raised in Belgium, will moderate a one-hour chat session for those who wish to practice their French. Brown bag optional.
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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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Library Closure Oct. 29!

All six branches of the Garfield County Libraries will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 29 for a staff training day. Normal library hours will resume at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30. Browsing and requesting books, movies, and more is still possible on our website, www.gcpld.org, during the closure. More information by calling the library: 970-963-2889.
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High School Book-To-Film Movie Screening

Wednesday, October 29 at 3pm at Pitkin County Library Our movie screening series features films selected by the Pitkin County Library's Teen Advisory Board and are intended for high school aged participants. We'll be watching "It" based on the book by Stephen King. Refreshments provided.
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Prevention and Reversal of Disease (heart attack, stroke, diabetes, inflammatory conditions & more)

Tuesday, Sept 30 at 6:30pm at the 3rd St. Center. Join Dr. Greg Feinsinger and hear the latest information about the role that atherosclerosis and inflammation plays in many disease states; major risk factors that may lead to compromised health; the facts about cholesterol; the important role of food and exercise in maintaining optimum health and more. $10 donation
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Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork's Peas & Carrots Parent Child Class

Join the Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork for our fall parent & child class Fridays, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, and 10/31. The program is free and open to the public with limited registration. The goal is to create community around the early years of parenting. Enjoy movement, story time, a nutritious snack, seasonal crafts, and discussions around understanding the developmental stages during early childhood. Register online at www.waldorfschoolrf.com/registration.
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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) and first Saturday (sensory) at 10:30 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. More information by calling the library: 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: 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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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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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) at 10:30 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 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.
More information...

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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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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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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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.
More information...

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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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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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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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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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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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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