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The Eagle Valley High School boys soccer team will conclude their 2013 season when by facing Battle Mountain High School today, Oct. 17. Junior varsity plays at 4 p.m. and varsity plays at 6 p.m. There will be a presentation honoring the team's seniors during half-time of the varsity game
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Art in the Afternoon

What: Free arts and crafts for elementary-age kids, snacks provided

When: Thursday, Oct. 17

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

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: For more information, call 970-328-8800.

Business after Hours

What: Eagle Chamber of Commerce mixer

When: Thursday, Oct. 17

Time: 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: Grand Avenue Grill

Details: Sample the restaurant’s famed salmon and chips. Raffle prizes planned. All are welcome.

Poetry group

What: Share original poetry, poems by others or just come to listen

When: Friday, Oct. 18

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Haunted Barn

What: Haunted house fund-raiser for the Eagle Valley Middle School football team

When: Saturday, Oct. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Saturday Oct. 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Brush Creek Park main barn

Details: Cost is $4 per person.

Colorado High School Mountain Bike Championship

What: The Haymaker Classic, culminating race for the Colorado High School Cycling League

When: Sunday, Oct. 20

Time: Races and events throughout the day

Where: The races will be contested on the new Haymaker trail east of the Eagle Pool and Ice Rink.

Details: For additional information about the league and this championship race, visit http://www.coloradomtb.org.

School Holiday Movie matinée

What: Free showing of “Hotel Transylvania” for school age kids

When: Monday, Oct. 21

Time: 2 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Explorers Club

What: Hands-on science club for kids in grades 3-5

When: Thursday, Oct. 24

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

Where: Eagle Public Library

Kidz Night Out

What: Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade can enjoy various activities which may include the anti-gravity center, gymnastics, rock climbing, video games, sports and more.

When: Friday, Oct. 25

Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District Field House at Edwards

Details: Cost is $20 and includes pizza, drink and supervision.

Ghost Stories

What: Classic scary tales for all ages (with parental guidance suggested)

When: Wednesday, Oct. 30

Time: 7 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Kid can bring a blanket or favorite stuffed animal to snuggle.

Local Author Event

What: Presentation and book signing by local author Kathy Heicher

When: Thursday, Nov. 7

Time: 6 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Heicher will share stories from her book “Eagle County Characters: Historic Tales of a Colorado Mountain Valley.” Books will be available for purchase.

Holiday Bazaar

What: Christmas crafts and the Eagle Community United Methodist Church Women’s famed chicken noodle soup

When: Saturday, Nov. 16

Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Brush Creek Pavilion

Movie and discussion

What: Free showing of “Spanglish” for adults with discussion to follow.

When: Sunday, Nov. 17

Time: 1 p.m.

Where: Eagle Public Library

Details: Discussion led by Jay Wallace and refreshments are planned.

Sew a Stocking

What: Opportunity to sew a stocking for a local teen in need in preparation for the holiday season.

When: Tuesday, Nov. 19

Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

Where: Gypsum Public Library

Details: Stockings will be decorated by teens, filled with items for teens in need and delivered to the Salvation Army in time for the holidays. Participants are asked to bring teen-friendly stocking stuffers for donation.

Winter Market and Holiday Fair

What: The popular downvalley Christmas fair returns

When: Friday, Nov. 22 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds

Details: Pet pictures with Santa, holiday music and children’s activities round out a day of shopping for unique gifts for the entire family. Admission is free.

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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