EVENT DATE : January 30, 5:30PM
Basalt Regional Library

John Harrison, inveterate traveler, history buff, and guitarist, is a valley favorite who performs a varied repertoire. This evening's program includes centuries-old classics, contemporary songs written by John and others, plus a couple of old-time ski songs. To add spice and color to the program, he will perform solo guitar selections from the Spanish Flamenco repertoire. 5:30 p.m. BasaltLibrary.org



EVENT DATE : February 1, 4:00PM
The Tipsy Trout, 181 Basalt Center Cir, Basalt, CO 81621

Iron Fly is a fly tying event combined with a little, friendly competition. Competitors are provided with secret and funky materials that must be used in each fly. Youth division (16 and under), starts at 4:00pm. Adult Competition starts at 6:30pm. Register to reserve competitor seat.



EVENT DATE : February 2, 11:30AM
The Marble Hub, 105 W Main St, Marble, CO 81623

Get an introduction to snow science and its importance in western water supply prediction. Then head out on McClure Pass for some hands-on exploration, including a visit to an official SNOTEL site, a snow course survey with the pros, and a fun comparison of water content between different layers of snowpack. Space limited. Must register.



EVENT DATE : February 3, 5:30PM
14 Midland Ave

Founded in Ann Arbor in 2016, the Ivalas Quartet is composed of violinists Reuben Kebede and Anita Dumar, violist Aimée McAnulty, and cellist Pedro Sánchez. Recent awards include first prize in the 2019 WDAV Young Artists Chamber Music Competition and first prize 2018 Briggs Chamber Music Competition.



EVENT DATE : February 5, 2:00PM
567 Colorado Ave, Carbondale, Colorado 81623

Want to get the kids creative in the kitchen? In these classes, everyone will roll up their sleeves and make their own creations from scratch! Registration: https://carbondalerec.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs Classes Descriptions: www.forkandpan.com/classes 8-12 years | February 5, 12, 19, 26 | $40 for all four classes *If your child has a food allergy, please contact the instructor before registering. *



EVENT DATE : February 5, 5:00PM
637 E Hyman Ave

Calling all artists: Join an AAM Educator and a local contemporary artist for a hands-on activity tied to an exhibition on view. This free program starts with a nontraditional tour and ends with art making, conversation, and refreshments.



EVENT DATE : February 5, 6:00PM
637 E Hyman Ave

Calling all artists: Join an AAM Educator and a local contemporary artist for a hands-on activity tied to an exhibition on view. This free program starts with a nontraditional tour and ends with art making, conversation, and refreshments.



EVENT DATE : February 7, 6:00PM
Glenwood Springs Community Center

Calling all dads (and uncles, grandfathers, family friends)! Show your daughter how a gentleman treats a lady. Your little girl(s) will jump at the chance to spend a fun night out with dinner, refreshments, and dancing to DJ Tiff. 6-8 p.m. $36 for one child, and $15 for each additional daughter. Find the event on Facebook.



EVENT DATE : February 7, 6:00PM
135 Main St

Join us for the opening reception of Open Juncture: Metal + Clay on First Friday, February 7th 6-8 pm. This exhibition spotlights works and collaborations from local metal and clay artists Megan Wussow, Liz Heller, Mark Cesark, K Rhynus Cesark, Nancy Lovendahl, and Scott Keating. Open Juncture will be on display from February 7th through the 31st.



EVENT DATE : February 8, 11:00AM
Basalt Regional Library

Writers of all levels are invited to join Alicia Creyts for a writing workshop series. The workshop will be held once a month through June, with each month having a different focus. February's focus: Erasure. 11 a.m. BasaltLibrary.org



EVENT DATE : February 8, 7:00PM
Third Street Center

Join Colorado Mountain Club in Carbondale for this evening of award-winning short films. Adventure, environment/climate, youth outdoors, and ski culture--you'll find it all in this lineup. Doors at 6:30 p.m., show at 7 p.m. Tickets: $12/members, $15/non-members. All tickets are will-call to be picked up at event. Purchase online at CMC.org. Proceeds support Colorado Mountain Club as a nonprofit. 



EVENT DATE : February 10, 5:30PM
14 Midland Ave

In the 2020 election year, Colorado will have both a primary and a caucus. This is a change from the past several presidential election years. Find out who, what, where and when so you will be ready to participate come the first week of March. It's going to be a busy election season!



EVENT DATE : February 11, 5:30PM
14 Midland Ave

The belief that Humans are able to be divided into distinct biological races is one of the most pernicious and vicious lies of all time- yet this terrible idea endures. Explore the science and truth behind the Human species and find out what makes us more alike than different.



EVENT DATE : February 13, 5:30PM
Basalt Regional Library

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your favorite love songs. The Silver City Strings, led by Wendy Larson, and three seasoned singers Maureen Jackson, Paul Dankers, and Micha Schoepe will perform love songs ranging from opera to Broadway to those made famous by John Denver, Lady Gaga, and more. 5:30 p.m. BasaltLibrary.org



EVENT DATE : February 13, 5:30PM
Roaring Fork Conservancy, 22800 Two Rivers Road, Basalt, CO 81621

Anchor ice forms underwater and attaches to beds of rivers, lakes, and seas in cold regions. It's a fascinating and poorly understood phenomenon. Dr. Kempema from the U. of Wyoming, who has studied ice for 40 years, will discuss the conditions leading to anchor ice formation, distribution in small mountain rivers, and impacts on mountain river systems including winter flooding.



EVENT DATE : February 14, 5:00PM
Glenwood Caverns

Grab a date and head to Friday Afternoon Club on the mountain featuring Feeding Giants. Free gondola admission when you get the Friday coupon from the Post Independent for up to four people after 4 p.m. Enjoy food and drink specials in the Lookout Grille, great views, and live music. GlenwoodCaverns.com



EVENT DATE : February 14, 6:00PM
14 Midland Ave

In collaboration with The Arts Campus at Willits, Basalt Regional Library presents Love Notes, a special Valentine's Day "Date Night at the Library" event. Wine tasting, hors d'oeurves, and love letters. Romantic, and as always, free!



EVENT DATE : February 14, 7:00PM
135 Main St

Try something different this Valentine’s for date night - come get dirty on the potter’s wheel! Partner up and experience the wheel like never before. $65 per couple. Includes one hour on the pottery wheel with instruction. Stay after to paint your work, snack, and enjoy the atmosphere. RSVP! Call (970-963-2529) or sign up online (www.carbondaleclay.org).



EVENT DATE : February 14, 8:00PM
Glenwood Springs Brew Garden

Roses are red, violets are blue, vodka costs less than dinner for two. No broken hearts here except the pinata filled with treats for all you out there who are single and happy! Stupid Cupid cocktails and DJ Javi G will help you dance to Love Stinks and party the night away. 8 p.m.



EVENT DATE : February 15, 1:00PM
14 Midland Ave

What do you love about you? This workshop offers the opportunity for participants to express what they love and appreciate about themselves through words and visual imagery. All materials provided, including a spiral bound journal. Registration required. Email hcondon@basaltlibrary.org, call 970-927-4311 ext 1003, or sign up at the front desk.



EVENT DATE : February 15, 6:00PM
St. Stephen Catholic School

Celebrate with a special someone at this Valentine's Day weekend event benefiting St. Stephen Catholic School. Three course seated dinner by Susie Jimenez, open bar by Woody Creek Distillers, music by DJ Benny, and much more. 6-11:30 p.m. Come dine and dance the night away! Tickets and more details via Eventbrite.



EVENT DATE : February 15, 7:00PM
135 Main St

Try something different this Valentine’s for date night - come get dirty on the potter’s wheel! Partner up and experience the wheel like never before. $65 per couple. Includes one hour on the pottery wheel with instruction. Stay after to paint your work, snack, and enjoy the atmosphere. RSVP! Call (970-963-2529) or sign up online (www.carbondaleclay.org)



EVENT DATE : February 17, 7:00PM
Mountain View Church

The Glenwood Springs Community Concert Association presents Kerson Leong at 7 p.m. Ticket details and information at GSConcertAssn.org or call 970.945.8722.



EVENT DATE : February 21, 7:30PM
Thunder River Theatre

A riveting modern classic about a 1950’s Italian immigrant family and the unbreakable social contracts that help minority communities to survive, Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge" is not to be missed. Performance at 7:30 p.m. Opening night features a champagne reception following the show. Tickets at ThunderRiverTheatre.com. Runs through March 7.



EVENT DATE : 28 & 29
Hotel Colorado

Symphony in the Valley presents this "Roaring '20s" themed evening complete with a full seated dinner, dancing, and of course, dazzling live big band music with local singers. Grab your flapper dresses and fedoras and join this sensational night of entertainment benefiting the symphony. 6 p.m. For tickets and information visit SITV.org.



EVENT DATE : February 28, 4:00PM
14 Midland Ave

Explore a chocolate river, candy forests and maybe even golden tickets to escape the chocolate factory before the crazy owner comes back. You have 30 minutes. This escape room is designed for adults 18+. Sign up in groups of up to six people. Register at the front desk or by emailing lbaumgarten@basaltlibrary.org.