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Explorers Club

What: Hands on science club for kids in third through fifth grades

When: Thursday, May 2

Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

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Fire and Ice Gala

What: Fund-raiser for the Eagle Valley High School Foundation

When: Friday, May 3

Time: 6 to 11 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Creek Gold Clubhouse

Details: The gala will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dancing and a silent auction. Tickets are $45 for individual or $80 per couple. Tickets are available at the EVHS main office or can be purchased directly from EVHSFoundation representatives. The Fire and Ice Gala will offer more than 100silent auction items that have been donated for this event.

Cinco de Mayo

What: Community party to celebrate Cinco de Mayo event

When: Saturday, May 4

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds

Details: Presented by La Nueva Mix, the event will include live music, dancing, shopping, food, a kids zone, car show and fashion show.

One More Night Prom

What: Relive the 1980s with this fund-raiser for Mountain Tots Preschool

When: Saturday, May 4

Time: 7 to 11 p.m.

Where: Brush Creek Pavilion

Details: Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at the Nearly Everything Store, Mantos Pizza, Gypsum Animal Hospital or Rouge.

Crop Hunger Walk

What: Fund-raiser to help bring food to children and families worldwide

When: Sunday, May 5

Time: 2 p.m.

Where: Dusty Boot Saloon and Steakhouse in Eagle

Details: Registration for the walk begins at 1 p.m. at the Dusty Boot. Participants can also sign up on line at http://hunger,

Art in the Afternoon

What: Free arts and crafts for elementary age kids

When: Thursday, May 9

Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Open to student in kindergarten through fifth grade. Snacks provided.

Eagle Outside Expo

What: Mountain bike and trail running races, equipment demos, kids

activities and more

When: Saturday and Sunday, May 11 and 12

Where: Eagle Ranch

Details: For more information about the event, visit or the event¹s Facebook page.

Book Bunch

What: Interactive book club for kids in fourth through sixth grades

When: Thursday, May 15

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Featured book is “Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs” by Betty Birney.

Movie matinee

What: Free showing of “Peter Pan”

When: Wednesday, May 22

Time: 4 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: For more information call 970-524-5080.

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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