Born on this day: STEVEN SPEILBERG, KEITH RICHARDS, BRAD PITT, KATIE HOLMES, LEONARD MALTIN, CHARLES OAKLEY, RICH HAMILTON, JEFF PRICE, CATHY JAMES, JON JENNINGS, CHRIS KAUFMAN, BUZZ FEDORKA, STEVE PALOMAR, ALLAN GERSTLE, CHERYL CARSTENS MILLER, CAROL ADAMS, JIM VAN DIEST, CHRIS SADLER,
At the Nugget: WIDOWS (2h 9min R) 5:30 & 8pm
Telluride's favorite Peter Pans are back TONIGHT with DUDE AND BRO GET REAL. An original comedy with music by Telluride Theatre! At the Sheridan Opera House through Dec. 21st, 8pm nightly. Telluride Theater will bring the performance to the Sherbino Theater in Ridgeway on Dec. 22 & 23 @ 8pm.
Between the Covers Bookstore invites you to a Holiday Happy Hour Book Launch Party for local author, Nancy B Frank, for her new art book, "Up Close and Personal: The Equine Paintings," on Thursday, December 20th, from 5 to 6pm.
The Colorado Drag Project is bringing the holiday spirit to Telluride. Don’t miss the Drag Cabaret Dinner and Benefit Show for the San Miguel Resource Center. That takes place December 21st @ 6pm at Sideworks. The entertainment continues with a Very Blowing Christmas at O’Bannon’s, December 22nd at 8pm. coloradodragproject.com for more info.
Cub Scout Pack 500/Boy Scout Troop 500 meets Wednesday, December 19th, 3:30 p.m. At the Elks Lodge. Contact Janet Kask @ 708-1264 for more information.
Telluride Film Festival presents one showing of the film, MID 90s. Thursday, Dec.20 at 6:15pm. Nugget passes not accepted.
Wilkinson Library and Between the Covers present Authors Uncovered ft. Marla Meredith and “High Altitude Cuisine.” At the library, tonight @ 6pm.
A winter solstice memorial celebration for former KOTO DJ and longtime area resident Billy Joe Moffat will be held at 4 p.m. December 21st at the Dolores Community Center. Please bring cuisine or libations, your smile, and memories of Billy. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to KOTO Community Radio by calling (970) 728-4334 or by going to koto.org and clicking the donate button.
Talking Gourds Poetry will host poet duo Ruth Duffy and Mike Olschewsky, of Nucla, at Telluride Arts HQ, tonight @ 6pm. This month’s theme is teachers.
Bring your own ukulele and jam out to all of your favorite holiday music with other ukulele players at the Wilkinson Library. Family Holiday Uke Jam is Wednesday, Dec. 19th at 5:30pm. All ages and skill levels are welcome!
Palm Arts Dance Presents two performances of The Nutcracker. December 22nd at 6pm and again on the 23rd, at 3pm.
ATTENTION ARTISTS! 2019 Small Grant Applications are due THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20 by midnight. The Telluride Arts Small Grants program is a long-term investment to develop the expertise of local artists. More information and the application form are found at ahhaa.org.