Born on this day: ELVIS PRESLEY, JIM HARTLE, DAVE MONASEVITCH, FREDERICK MASSER, JAMES LEE DRAPER, JESSE LEADHOLM, LAURA REX, LYNN FOSSBERG, MIKE ALLRED, DAVID BOWIE, LITTLE ANTHONY, CHARLES OSGOOD, REILLY GANDELL
At the Nugget: AQUAMAN 5:30 & 8:30pm (2h 23min PG-13)
Join the Telluride Nordic Center today for their Skate Skiing clinic. At the Nordic Center in Town Park, 12-1pm. Call 728-1144 to register.
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 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
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.
Join Susie St. Onge the first Tuesday of each month for Mindfulness Meditation. Today’s class will focus on Mindfulness For Emotions. 5:30 @ Wilkinson Library.
The seventh annual Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum is Jan. 25-26th at the Montrose Pavilion. Farmer Joel Salatin will be the keynote speaker.
On January 10th, parents are invited to participate in educational workshops designed to give you support as you raise your little one(s). Free childcare and dinner will be provided. At the Wilkinson Library, 5:30-6:30pm. The focus of the workshop will be Healthy Habits for Your Children: A Panel with Doctors, Dentists, and Nutritionists.
Saturday and Sunday, January 12th and 13th, check out San Juan Skijoring at the fairgrounds in Ridgeway. The event starts at noon each day. Competitors can sign-up Friday night from 6-9pm at Chipeta Ranch. The full schedule for the weekend can be found at sanjuanskijoring.com.
International Women’s Ski Day is Saturday January 12th. Women are invited to get together to celebrate adventures in snow and the power of female camaraderie by having fun on and off the mountain. Registration is 8-9 am at Bootdoctors. More info at www.bootdoctors.com/IWSD
Wilkinson Library will host a free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, tomorrow, Jan. 9th 2-5pm. Please contact 728-4519 to schedule an appointment.
Join other bibliophiles at The West End Bistro at The Hotel Telluride to discuss what books you are reading, have read, or would like to read while sipping on libations. January 10th, 5:15-6:15.
Cub Scout Pack 500/Boy Scout Troop 500 will meet Wednesday, January 9th, 3:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge. Contact Janet Kask at 708-1264 for more information.
Pinhead’s winter classes start Monday January 14th! Information on all available programs, or to register, please visit www.pinheadinstitute.org