Lenore Raphael, jazz pianist and Steinway artist, has long been an admirer of Oscar Peterson and his duos with Clark Terry. Not only has she admired Terry, she has performed with him as well. She will pay tribute to the renowned duo, Oscar and Clark, in concert with trumpet great Tim Fox and Tim Emmons on bass. 5:30 p.m. BasaltLibrary.org
Celebrate Halloween with the family. 4-6 p.m. enjoy the haunted house and games. 6-8 p.m. is the free costume skate night. Pumpkin decorating, candy goodie bags, a special Halloween movie, hay rides, and more! GlenwoodRec.com
Bonus Halloween drive-in movie! Basalt Library, in partnership with the Basalt Chamber, welcomes you to join the fun in front of the library for a showing of this beloved 1993 Halloween film starring Bette Midler. 6:30 p.m. BasaltLibrary.org
Get your holiday shopping done early! The Holiday Invitational features work from over 20 local and national artists. Functional pottery, small ceramic sculptures, and one-of-a-kind ceramic jewelry available for sale through December 20th. Shop handmade and local this year for all your holiday gifts. CarbondaleClay.org
“Running from Climate Change: Proactive Solutions to slow Climate Migration out of Central America and beyond." Climate migration affects everyone and will become more prevalent as effects of climate change become more acute. Trees, Water & People, works on tangible solutions to this crisis. Come hear about their work and the real story behind migration.
Get ready to gobble up Home Team’s offerings this holiday season! Starting Oct. 17, guests can place their holiday orders for all of the holiday essentials. Looking to dine out instead? We are open from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day!
Carbondale's dance company CoMotion presents this exploration of the many facets of journeying away...and back home. The showcase includes two pieces from CoMotion's repertoire plus three new works, including one by the NYC-based company The Hewman Collective. Performances at 7 p.m. ($20) and interactive Saturday demo for families at 3 p.m. ($10). Combo tickets (show + demo) are $25. DanceInitiative.org
Have you heard of Jay Gatsby's glamorous parties? You might get to attend one, if you can find your way out of his study. Solve the clues, open the locks, and join the party before it ends in 30 minutes. Designed for adults 18+ for groups of up to six people. Register at the front desk or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
3rd Annual Aspen Choral Society Fundraiser Featuring Celebrated Singer-Songwriter Ellen Stapenhorst Saturday, November 9th Aspen Glen Club 4pm-6pm This late afternoon event features hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, the opportunity to meet ACS Music Director Paul Dankers and the ACS Board Members, and a performance by Ms. Stapenhorst. Tickets are $40pp and are on sale at aspenchoralsociety.org until November 1, 2019.
Doors and bar at 7:30 p.m., showtime at 8 p.m. In the style of "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and Chicago's Second City, the theatre's resourceful improv troupe takes comedy to new levels. Enjoy improv games featuring spontaneous hilarity, audience interaction, and lightning-fast wit. ThunderRiverTheatre.com
Practice basic cake decorating techniques, and take home your creation! The first part of this workshop will be how-to instructions with practice sheets, then participants will have the opportunity to work on their cake design and ask for help if needed. Limited space available, registration required. Register at the front desk, by calling 970-927-4311 or emailing email@example.com.
Ride the gondola for live mountain-top music at Friday Afternoon Club featuring local bands. Grab the Friday coupon from the Post Independent to get free admission for up to four people after 4 p.m. Bands: Pam and Dan (November 15), Jen Mack (November 22), and Defiance Stringband (November 29). GlenwoodCaverns.com
A beautiful hour of classical guitar music performed by Peter Fletcher, hailing from New York and Detroit. In demand as a performer in cultural venues throughout the country, Fletcher made his New York debut at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in February 2007, and returned in 2008, 2009, and 2010 to a completely sold-out house. 5:30 p.m. BasaltLibrary.org
Don't miss the 43rd Annual Carbondale Christmas Boutique, the Roaring Fork Valley's longest running holiday craft boutique. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featuring handmade gifts from local artisans, including stained glass, holiday decor, jams, wreaths, natural fiber art, handmade soap, jewelry, leather, ornaments, crochet & knitted goods, candles, succulents, and more! A portion of the proceeds benefit Carbondale Fire Department.
Head to New Castle to browse a great selection of arts & crafts vendors and get your Christmas shopping done early. 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Find the event on Facebook for more details.
Learn how to use an electric multi-cooker to safely prepare healthy foods from the Mediterranean Diet. (Optional: Bring your electric multi-cooker.) 6-9 p.m. Cost: $15. Instructors: Carla Farrand, County Director, Family and Consumer Science Agent and Deb Martin, CMG & MFSA. Register by Friday, November 15. CarbondaleRec.com
An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold. Dir. Emilio Estevez | 2018 | English | 119min
"Styx" depicts the transformation of a strong woman torn from her contented world during a sailing trip. When she becomes the only person to come to the aid of a group of refugees shipwrecked on the high seas, she is shown the limits of empathy.
Join Carbondale Parks and Recreation and Aloha Mountain Cyclery on Thanksgiving morning for a 5K walk/run, 2.5K one-lap fun walk/run, and/or Turkey Cross bike races. Prizes for first, last, and middle 5K racers. Gift for first 75 people to register. Costumes highly encouraged! Bonfire, snacks, and fun! For more information or to register go to CarbondaleRec.com.
The 29th year of Christmas in the Rockies Craft and Gift show features a diverse selection of artisan goods and vendors for holiday gifting. A family tradition in the Hotel Colorado, decorated for the season. Friday 1-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.