Born on this day: JACKSON BROWNE, JOHN ENTWHISTLE, SEAN LENNON, JOHN LENNON, PETE CONNICK, JEFF CRISTOL, MELISSA ETTELSTEIN, TERRY SELBY, CASS McTIGUE, ANNE SULLIVAN, TOM HEIN, KARMA DENTON, ERIC HOWARD, JOE JARDINE, MONICA JARDINE, JOE ZIKOR, JAKE TONEY, BRIAN HOLIDAY, REED LUND, KATHY VALDEZ, JOANNE WEINER
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The 10th Annual BRAvo Auction, benefiting the San Miguel Resource Center and Bosom Buddies, is tomorrow, 7:30 pm at the Sheridan Bar.
EcoAction Partners will host a Green Business Roundtable, today, 12:15 - 1:00 pm in the program room at Wilkinson Library. This is free to attend and lunch/refreshments will be provided! Please RSVP to at email@example.com.
The Ridgway Old West Fest will take place this weekend, October 11-13. The festival is intended to highlight Ridgway’s film, ranching, and railroad heritage, and celebrate Western arts & culture. Go to ridgwaycolorado.com for a full schedule of events.
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.”
Join other bibliophiles at The West End Bistro at The Hotel Telluride tomorrow, 5:15-6:15pm, for Booze and Books.
Lama Tenzin Rinpoche will be hosting a Dream Yoga Workshop on the Power of Dreams, at the Peaks, October 11th-13th. For more information, please call 970-708-7742.
The Telluride Jewish Community will hold a Yom Kippur Service and Potluck at the Opera House, tonight, 6pm. Please RSVP to telluridejewishcommunity.com
The 17th Annual Ouray County Winter Sports Swap will be held Friday, October 11th, 5-8pm and Saturday the 12th, 9am-1pm, at the Ridgway Elementary School. You will be able to purchase your Telluride Ski Resort season passes as well. If you have gear or clothing to sell, you may drop it off at the Ridgway Elementary School between 11:00-4:00 on Friday.
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.
The Norwood Community Grain Mill will have an open house on October 19th. There will be a free workshop, taught by Julie Zavage, at the Livery, 9am-1pm, which will cover integrating small grains into small-to-mid scale vegetable or livestock operations, and ideas for marketing. Blue Grouse Bread will have a Community Pizza Party to celebrate the Open House of the Norwood Community Grain Mill, 1-3pm.
A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, will be offered today, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM at the Wilkinson Library. Please call 728-4519 to schedule an appointment.
The Progressive Women’s Caucus is hosting an election forum Tuesday October 15th, from 6-8 pm at Rebekah Hall. The forum will 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 forum will also include a brief report on the newest programs adopted by voters in recent years: SMART, early childhood education, and mental health. Please attend the forum live at Rebekah Hall or listen on KOTO.
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.