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Eagle Dog Park Build Day

What: Join Girl Scout Troop No. 156 to improve the Eagle Dog Park by building an agility course, fencing, walking trail, picnic table, and benches.

When: Saturday, May 3

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Eagle Dog Park (On Sylvan Lake Road, across from the Eagle Ranch Golf Course Parking Lot)

Details: Food and drinks provided, just show up to work, have fun, and help out the Eagle community. Can’t make it to the build day? Donations can be made at http://www.youcaring.com/eagledogpark.

9Health Fair

What: Annual health expo featuring free and low-cost screenings

When: Saturday, May 3

Tim: 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Where: Eagle Valley High School

Details: This spring, 9Health Fair celebrates its 35th year of providing more than 25 free and seven low-cost health screenings. Blood screening participants must fast for 12 hours prior to the blood draw. For more information visit www.9HealthFair.org.

Eagle Ranch Community Garage

What: Eagle Ranch Community Garage Sale

When: Saturday, May 3

Time: 8 a.m. to noon

Where: Eagle Ranch

Details: Community wide garage sale, with shopping maps available at Slifer Smith and Frampton Real Estate in Eagle and the Eagle Ranch Fitness Club. For more information call Erin Vega at 970-328-2172.

Wacky Wednesday Family Art

What: Literacy based arts and craft for children and parents

When: Wednesday, May 7

Time: 3:45 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: After reading “The Bicklebys’ Birdbath” by Andrea Perry, participants will make punched tin bird mobiles.

Rescue Rendezvous

What: Mountain Valley Horse Rescue event including a showcase of adopted and available rescue horses.

When: Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11

Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Eagle County Fairgrounds.

Details: Horse demonstrations, cowboy auction, live band, horses for adoption and a Dinner & Dirt Dance on Saturday night Bring mom to celebrate Mother’s Day! Entry is free during the day and pre-event tickets for the dinner and dirt dance are $25. Call Kristina at 970-401-3108 or visit http://www.mvhr.net

AARP Driver Safety Classes

What: AARP driver safety class for area residents age 50 and older

When: Saturday, May 10

Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Glenwood Springs Library at 815 Cooper Ave.

Details: Most Colorado auto insurance companies offer discounts to those who complete the course. There is a $15 fee for AARP members and a $20 fee for non-members for the workbook and handouts, payable to the instructor. To register call 970-384-8747 or for more information email dspgws@rof.net.

Explorers Club Science Fair

What: First ever science fare for member of the Eagle Public Library Explorers Club

When: Wednesday, May 14

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Kids in 3rd through 5th grades have submitted project outlines to Miss Amy at the library and up to 10 team or individual projects have been selected for display. Refreshments will be served and the public is invited to attend.

Eagle Outside Festival Kickoff Block Party

What: Live music pre-event party

When: Friday, May 16

Time: 4 p.m. start. Live music at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Bonfire Brewing Company at 127 Second Street in Eagle

Details: Each party go’er will receive one free beer if he or she arrives by bike. For Eagle Outside Festival competitors, Firebird and Firebird la Femme packet pickup is planned from 6 to 9 p.m. at Addison Building on corner of Capitol and Sylvan Lake Road in downtown Eagle Ranch.

Eagle Outside Festival

What: Mountain bike races, trail races, equipment demos, guided rides and more

When: Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18

Time: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday

7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday

Where: Eagle Open Space Trails network and Eagle Ranch Village

Details: Eagle’s signature springtime event is back with its popular offerings including the Chromoly Chef Competition at 2 p.m. Sunday, where competitors must construct a working bike from a package of parts. For more event information and registration, visit eagleoutsidefestival.com.

Book Bunch

What: Interactive book club for 4th through 6th grade students

When: Wednesday, May 21

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: The May book is “Schooled” by Gordon Korman.

After School Movie Matinee

What: Free screening of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs”

When: Tuesday, May 27

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Screaming Eagle Golf Tournament

What: Eagle Chamber golf tournament fund-raiser with proceeds going to the chamber’s scholarship fund

When: Friday, May 30

Time: 11 a.m. shotgun start

Where: Eagle Ranch Golf Club

Details: Entry fee is $125 for individual player, $400 for four-person teams. Fee includes golf, apres party and prizes. To register visit www.eaglechamber.co.

Art Display

What: Soliciting local artists interested in displaying their work

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Call 524-5080 for more information.


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