6:30 p.m. Monday, November 11 • Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Ave, Carbondale • Free • 963-2889, www.gcpld.org
The monthly Carbondale Branch Library’s Writers’ Group at 6:30 p.m. on November 11 and every second Monday offers a supportive environment for writers of all genres and ages, from the novice to the experienced, both teen and adult. Attendees will have the opportunity to share and explore their writing, their peers’ writing, and writing in general. Submit work to read aloud or to receive feedback on to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on the day of the meeting, and feel free to bring dinner or a snack. For more information about this free community event, call, 963-2889.
The entire month of November, Colorado Animal Rescue is partnering with Best Friends Animal Society!
All black animals are only $45.00.
10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 12, Parachute Branch Library, 244 Grand Valley Way, Parachute
The Parachute Branch Library is calling all quilters, stampers, needlecrafters, and scrapbookers to the for Tackle it Tuesday on November 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tables, irons, ironing boards, and cutting mats will be provided. Drop ins with their projects are welcome for a day of crafting, food, and friends. Refreshments will be provided, but bringing a sack lunch is suggested. For more information about this free community event, call 285-9870.
10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 5, 12, 19, 26 • Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Ave, Carbondale
Parents and children ages 2 to 5 are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library for Preschool Storytime November 5 and every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. to enjoy books, songs, and more. Other Storytimes are Wednesday (bilingual) and Thursday (toddlers and infants) at 10:30 a.m.Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. For more information about this free community event, call, 963-2889.
3:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 12, Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Ave, Rifle
A free, introductory Windows 101 class will offer hands-on training for adults who have basic computer skills and are new to the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system at the Rifle Branch Library on Tuesday, November 12, 3:00 — 4:00 p.m. Students will gain a solid foundation in the basic functions and terminology of Windows 7, distinguish between files and folders and how they work together in Windows Explorer, utilize the ‘Start’ menu to launch apps and find files, and have the opportunity to have their computer questions answered by our tech experts. For more information about this free community event, call 625-3471.
4 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Ave, Carbondale
Kids in grades K-5 are invited to the Carbondale Branch Library at 4:00 p.m. on November 12 and every second Tuesday of the month to read to a dog from Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley. Part of the Tuesdays at the Library series, register for a 15-minute slot by calling 963-2889. For more information about this free community event, call, 963-2889.
4:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 12 and 26, Glenwood Springs Branch Library, 815 Cooper Ave, Glenwood Springs
At PlayStation Tuesdays at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library gamers will meet new friends and enjoy some friendly competition. On Tuesday, November 12 and 26 at 4:00 p.m., PlayStation Tuesdays for 6th to 12th graders. For more information about this free community event, call 945-5958.
4 p.m. Tuesday, November 5, 12, 19, 26, Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Ave, Carbondale
Led by an instructor from the Aspen Art Museum, Story Art at the Carbondale Branch Library on November 5 and every first Tuesday is for children in grades K-5, and combines learning to read with art-making and activities that build visual literacy. This popular program introduces children to the basic foundations of art through engaging storybooks, looking activities, and hands-on art projects. A reservation is not required, but is encouraged. For more information about this free community event, call, 963-2889.
7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Ave, Carbondale
The Carbondale Branch Library is thrilled to host Daniel Stashower on Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m. as a part of its “One Book, One Town” festivities. Mr. Stashower, an acclaimed biographer and narrative historian, whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian Magazine, AARP: The Magazine, and National Geographic Traveler, as well as other publications, will speak about his newest book, “The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War”. Tickets are free at the Carbondale Branch Library, 320 Sopris Avenue. For more information about this free community event, call, 963-2889.
Hello, did you know there is an active group of country dancers here in the valley? We should get to know eachother. Perhaps there are co-op opportunities, such as us showing up at one of your events and dancing to the music to get a crowd going?
We hold a dance in Carbondale every Tuesday from 7:45 – 9:45 called “Two Step Tuesday”.
Roaring Fork Social Dancers Http://www.meetup.com/RFVDance/