Speaker: Lynn Ablers – Ethnobotanist
Lynn will be speaking on how the Colorado Utes and other Colorado Plateau indigenous peoples used Sage/Pinyon/Juniper; the incredible nutrition of pine-nuts; the volatile oil’s medicinal component (lot of medicinal uses), why Pinyon smells so great when you burn it; how the Pinyon Jay plants the Pinyon tree, the importance of Pinyon nuts in the great prehistoric & early historic trade networks out of Chaco Canyon & Taos, etc.
Register by calling the CSU Extension Office – 970-625-3969
Instructor: George Beck from CSU
Topics include: Characteristics of invasive weeds
Colorado’s Noxious Weed Law
Identification of List A and local List B species
Herbicides used for control
Register through the Colorado Weed Management Association website at www.cwma.org
or call either Pat McCarty at 970-625-3969 ext. 2 or Steve Anthony at 970-945-1377 ext. 4305 for further information.
A free lunchtime concert will be held at Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church in Glenwood Springs at noon on Friday, May 1st. The event will feature Sue Wasienko, performing classical flute pieces. Bring your lunch and start your weekend with music! Hearing assistance is provided.
18 local artisan will celebrate Spring and Mother’s Day at Whimsical Women of the West Show. Fiber art, jelewry, folk art, container gardens, pottery, photography and more will offered on the ground and in the barn at Four Mile Creek B&B, A percentage of sales will benefit, “CASA, of the Ninth District”…advocates for children in our valley. Opening reception, Friday, May 8th, 4pm-8pm. Show continues Saturday, May 9th, 9am-4pm. On the way to Sunlight, 5 miles up Four Mile Road.
NAMI In Our Own Voice unmasks mental illness, using speaker stories to illustrate the individual realities of living with mental illness; gaining a better understanding of what it is like to live with mental illness and stay in recovery. In Our Own Voice can change attitudes, preconceived notions and stereotypes regarding mental illness. Friday May 8th at the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue. Doors open at 6:30 and tickets are $25.00 (SHOW ONLY). For more information call Anika at 970-618-7770 or email at email@example.com
Help the class of 2016 raise money for prom!
An Evening with Maureen McGovern will be presented by the Glenwood Springs Community Concert Association on Monday, April 27, at Glenwood Springs High School theater at 7 p.m. Memberships in the association will be sold at the concert and admission is free with purchase of a membership for next season.