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At the Nugget: 10th Annual TELLURIDE HORROR SHOW
Pick up a program or go to www.telluridehorrorshow.com for news and updates.
The Sunflower Theater in Cortez has upcoming shows this month. On October 17th, is a performance of Young Frankenstein, 7pm. Brooks Williams, folk artist, performs Friday, October 18 at 7:30pm. Alt Country group, Genuine Cowhide, performs Saturday, November 2nd at 7:30pm.
The 17th Annual Ouray County Winter Sports Swap continues today, 9am-1pm, at the Ridgway Elementary School. You will be able to purchase your Telluride Ski Resort season passes as well.
The 4th Annual Heritage Harvest Festival will take place today at the Nucla Town Park, 11am-4pm.
The award winning Navajo duo Sihasin (SEE-HAW-SIN) performs at the Liberty tonight, 7pm. The show is all ages.
There will be a Meet ‘n Greet for School Board candidate Cheryl Carstens Miller at The Phoenix Bean today, 3-5.
The Progressive Women’s Caucus is hosting an election forum Tuesday, October 15th, from 6-8 pm at Rebekah Hall. It will also be aired live on KOTO. This will be an opportunity to hear about each of the local ballot issues and meet the candidates for Telluride town council.
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet invites residents from Ouray and San Miguel Counties to meet with his Constituent Advocate, Janet Wolf, who will be hosting listening sessions. The next session will be held October 16th at the Wilkinson Library, 11-1pm. To schedule an appointment send an email to email@example.com. Please include a brief description of the issue you want to address. You can also call 970.259.1710
Marie Luna is the featured reader for the Talking Gourds Poetry Club gathering Tuesday Oct. 15th, 6pm, at the Telluride Arts HQ. The theme will be “Growing.”
Robin Wall Kimmerer, author of the book Braiding Sweetgrass, is Wilkinson Public Library’s One Book, One Canyon (OBOC) author for 2019. Kimmerer will lead a writing workshop on Monday, October 14th, from 1:30 to 3:30pm (advance sign up required at telluridelibrary.org), followed by a book talk and signing at 6:00 pm at the library. Copies of Braiding Sweetgrass are available at the library, while supplies last.
It's election time again for the San Miguel Educational Fund Board of Directors. That's KOTO's governing board. There are four seats available. If you'd like to be involved in KOTO's management and direction, submit a statement of interest, not to exceed 150 words, to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 25th.
The Hanley Ice Rink opens for the winter season tomorrow. The schedule is available on the Town of Telluride’s website and on koto.org.
The 5th annual Harvest Celebration, hosted by the Lone Cone Legacy Trust, takes place tonight from 5:30-9pm at the Livery in Norwood. Lone Cone Legacy Trust is fundraising to preserve the legacy of Norwood and re-investing in the community. Come enjoy live music from the Joe Spor band, a silent auction, locally sourced food, and beer and wine. Tickets can be purchased on line at www.loneconelegacy.org or at the door.
CPR World is offering First Aid and CPR/AED training on Monday, October 14th, 5:00-9:30pm at the Telluride Firehouse. Text or call Kevin at 970-729-2779 for more information.
There will be a memorial service for Mark Niebruegge, (knee-brug-ee), on Monday, October 14th, at 3pm at St. Patrick’s Church.