Born on this day: BRUCE FRENCH, CINDY TIBBLE, JOHN LaGRECO, JERRY ALBIN, JESSE JACKSON, CHEVY CHASE, SIGORNEY WEAVER, PAUL HOGAN, DAVID CARRADINE,
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The 10th Annual BRAvo Auction, benefitting the San Miguel Resource Center and Bosom Buddies, is Thursday October 10th 7:30 pm at the Sheridan Bar.
On Saturday October 12th, in honor of Indigenous peoples Day, the award winning Navajo duo Sihasin (SEE-HAW-SIN) returns to Telluride at the Liberty for an evening of music and more. The show is all ages and starts at 7 P.M.
Robin Wall Kimmerer, author of the book Braiding Sweetgrass, is Wilkinson Public Library’s One Book, One Canyon (OBOC) author for 2019. There will be book discussions today at 12:30pm and Wednesday, October 9th, at 5:30pm. 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.
The Ridgway Old West Fest will take place this weekend, October 11-13. The festival will highlight Ridgway’s film, ranching, and railroad heritage, and celebrate Western arts & culture. Go to ridgwaycolorado.com for a full schedule of events.
The 4th Annual Heritage Harvest Festival will take place October 12th, at the Nucla Town Park, 11am-4pm. Contact Apple Core Project at 708-3972 or email@example.com for information or a vendor application. If you would like to bring some of your home-grown produce (veggies and/or fruits) for the Heritage Produce Competition, contact CSU Extension at 970-327-4393 or Yvette.Henson@colostate.edu
EcoAction Partners will host a Green Business Roundtable, tomorrow, 12:15 - 1:00pm in the program room at Wilkinson Library. This is free to attend and lunch/refreshments will be provided! Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Telluride Jewish Community will hold an Erev Yom Kippur-Kol Nidre service at the Sheridan Opera House, tonight, 7pm. On Wednesday, October 9th, there will be a Yom Kippur Spiritual Walk and Discussion at 10:30am- meet at the Bear Creek Bridge. That evening there will be a Yom Kippur Service and Potluck at the Opera House, 6pm. Please RSVP to telluridejewishcommunity.com
The Sheridan Arts Foundation will be hosting $1 Community Night Shows in the next year. The first of the series, coproduced with Telluride Theatre, features Emily Scott Robinson and Friends. Saturday, October 19, at 8 p.m., doors at 7 p.m. All tickets are only $1.
Free legal help at the library will be offered tomorrow, 2-5pm! Sign up is required. Call 970-728-4519 to sign up for a 15 minute appointment.
The Progressive Women’s Caucus is hosting an election forum Tuesday, October 15th, from 6-8 pm at Rebekah Hall. I twill 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.
The 5th annual Harvest Celebration, hosted by the Lone Cone Legacy Trust, will be Saturday, October 12th 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.