Medicare Open Enrollment is Oct. 15 – Dec. 7

During Medicare’s Open Enrollment period, from October 15 through December 7, you can compare your current plan with all your options for 2017. By carefully comparing, you may find better coverage, higher quality, or lower cost. You Can Get Free, Personalized Medicare Counseling You can get free personalized FREE health insurance counseling–helping you to pick…

Youth Have Their Say at Ignite Coffeehouse

The Ignite Coffee House will take place every First Friday this summer at Bonfire Coffee, 433 Main, in Carbondale. Please note that the start time has changed from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Come and listen!   Ignite Coffee House, sponsored by True Media Foundation, is a place where teens can create and share conscious…

Celebrate Dandelion Day on May 7!

Come and make Carbondale’s 2016 Dandelion Day celebration the best ever! On May 7 from 10 am to 2 pm, the 18th annual Dandelion Day festival will be in Sopris Park with a Procession of the Species parade, sustainability-focused educational demonstrations, environmentally friendly vendors, plants and flowers, live music, kids’ crafts and more.You can find…

Hay there! Got some food for a hungry Windwalkers’ horse?

WindWalkers’ equine therapy programs need during the winter because their four-legged therapists, the horses, need to be cared for year round “People tend to think we just run programs when the weather is warm,” says WindWalkers Executive Director Gabrielle Greeves. “But it’s year-around, so we need volunteers and donations year-round. The horses have to eat…

Join the Spellabration on March 4th

  Your Passport to Literacy will take you Around the World in 80 Words when Literacy Outreach’s 2016 Spellebration takes place on Friday, March 4th – at the Hotel Colorado in Glenwood Springs. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and spelling begins at 6 p.m. in the hotel ballroom complete with teme-related costumes and clever team…

Nominate Someone for the Garco Humanitarian Awards

The Garfield County Human Services Commission and the Garfield County Board of County Commissioners are pleased to present the 2016 Garfield County Humanitarian Service Awards. The awards honor humanitarians who give their time, attention and efforts to benefit residents of Garfield County. Any person, persons or organization may nominate any person or couple who stands…

Symphony of the Valley Plays Feb. 13 at Hotel Colorado

SWING YOUR SWEETHEART on Valentine’s Day weekend! Symphony in the Valley will host its annual dinner/dance fundraiser at the Hotel Colorado on Saturday, February 13. The evening features swing-era music performed by the Symphony Swing orchestra and guest vocalists, led by conductor Kelly Thompson. This fun-filled evening offers fine dining and dancing and a silent…

United Way Needs a New Chair!

United Way Battlement to the Bells keeps a modest office in Glenwood Springs, and makes your donation go a long way. But all good things come to end, and our executive director’s office chair has finally met its end. (It’s not quite as bad as the one in the photo, but close.) Do you have…