Born on this day: DENNIS OVERLY, NANCY RASMUSSEN, MONIKA CALLARD, JADE RUNNELS, ELSIE MAY WELLS, CHRISTY TURLINGTON, CUBA GOODING JR., SAL BERETELLI, GABRIEL WRIGHT
At the Nugget: 5:30 THE GRINCH (1h 26min PG)
7:30 THE FRONT RUNNER (1h 53min R)
The Lone Cone Fat Bike race will take place in Norwood, January 20th. Find out more about the race and register on-line at www.bikereg.com/loneconefatbike.
The Telluride Mountain Club will host a Back Country Chat, January 7th at Jagged Edge. 6:15-8:45 pm. The topic will be Welcome Back Winter.
The Wilkinson Library invites you to join them for a screening of the award-winning film The Martian. A great way to get excited for the upcoming Community Science Fair on Sat. Jan. 26th 5-7PM. All ages welcome! Visit www.telluridelibrary.org for more information on the guidelines and how to apply.
The Black Canyon Audubon Society presents White-Tailed Ptarmigan Talk with Conservation biologist Amy Seglund. Thursday, Jan. 3rd at the Montrose Field House, 7pm.
The Ah Haa School’s Regional Exhibition challenges artists to think outside the box by working within one. 12x12. For more information go to ahha.org or call 970.728.3886. Submissions due by 5pm on January 14th.
Telluride Gold Kings perform at the bean tonight, 6pm.
The Sherbino Theater will host Amy Friedman of Denver for their Open Bard Poetry. Tomorrow, Jan. 3rd at 6:30pm.
The Telluride High School Philanthropy Club, in conjunction with Reach Out and Read Colorado, is hosting a book drive December through February. Donate New or Gently-Used Children’s Books at designated boxes located at the Elementary and High School, the post office and the library. Books donated will be given to children who receive care at the Telluride Med Center. More information can be found at reachoutandread.org
Wilkinson Library will host a free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, on Wednesday, Jan. 9th 2-5pm. By computer link, volunteer attorneys will answer questions, help fill out forms, and explain the process and procedure for all areas of civil litigation, including family law, property law, probate law, collections, appeals, landlord-tenant law, small claims, veterans issues, and civil protection orders. Please contact 728-4519 to schedule an appointment.
Telluride Film Festival’s Cinematheque winter series continues at the Wilkinson Library. “A Director Retrospective- The Great Hal Ashby,” will feature HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971, 91 minutes, Rated PG), January 7th. 6-8pm.
Enjoy free public skating today at Hanley Rink, 1:45-4:30pm.
Saturday January 5th, the Sherbino Theater will feature the film, THE HUMAN ELEMENT. Follow renowned environmental photographer James Balog as he highlights Americans who are on the frontlines of climate change, inspiring us to re-evaluate our relationship with the natural world. Doors at 6:30, film at 7pm.