Born on this day: MOLLY RINGWALD, JOHN TRAVOLTA, VANNA WHITE, JUICE NEWTON, DENNIS DeYOUNG, MATT DILLON, YOKO ONO, CYBILL SHEPARD, KIM NOVAK, DENNIS BROWN, DONALD BENNETT, JANICE GERONA, MAUREEN REESE, TIM STUNTMAN TERRITO, CHARLES MILTON,
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:15pm GLASS (2h 1min PG-13)
KOTO’s 2019 Winter Fundraising kicks off this Friday, Feb. 22nd. Join us for BOARD GAMES. Past and present board members of KOTO will take to the airwaves to pass go, collect $200 and deposit into the community chest- KOTO RADIO. That evening KOTO, The Wilkinson Public Library and the Ride Festival will host a free screening of Widespread Panic, The Earth Will Swallow You, 6pm in the program room. Join us as we kick off our Fundraising for 2019!
Join Telluride Mountain Club for their latest Backcountry Chat, tonight at 6:15pm at Jagged Edge. They will be hosting a Backcountry Panel Discussion to answer questions and talk about backcountry skiing and decision making. The panel will feature Himay Palmer. Greg Hope, Ryan Howe, Amy Perutz and more.
St. Patrick's Church will hold their 10th Annual Benefit Concert with Dennis McNeil on Tuesday, Feb. 19th. Doors at 6pm, concert starts at 7pm. You can purchase tickets at St. Pat’s, Ace Hardware, Timberline online at brownpapertickets.com or at the door. Call 970-728-3387 for more information.
The San Juan Rural Philanthropy Days workshop: “Crafting a Strategic Plan that Works,” will take place on Thursday Feb. 21st. At the Sherbino in Ridgeway, 1-4pm. Register at cfg.org/nonprofit-network.
Through the month of February, the Wilkinson Library will be hosting a new series, “Tackling Tough Topics” focusing on the opioid crisis. On Feb 19th, they will facilitate a book discussion on, Dopesick. Stop by the library to pick up a free copy to keep! The discussion will be followed by a screening of Heroin(e).
Tickets are available for Telluride Theater’s original theatrical extravaganza, Since I Dreamed. Performances are March 6th-10th and 14th-17th. Head to telluridetheater.com for more information.
Telluride Film Festival presents a one-time screening of the film Arctic, (1h 37min PG-13). Thursday, Feb. 21st at 6:15pm. Nugget Passes are not accepted.
Telluride Gay Ski Week Kicks off Saturday, Feb 23rd. The celebrations continue through March 2nd. For a complete schedule of events head to telluridegayski.com.
Monday, Feb. 25th, Mountainfilm for Locals presents films in the theme of Indomitable Women. At the Wilkinson Library, 6-9pm.
Country Western artist Ned Ledoux will perform at the Montrose County Fairgrounds on Saturday February 23. Tickets available online at montrosecountyeventcenter.com. Ned is the son of Country Western legend Chris Ledoux.
Registration is open for the 2019 Tellurando Ski Mountaineering Race, Saturday, Feb. 23rd. PRO/OPEN Race starts at 5:30 AM in front of Jagged Edge Mountain Sports. REC/Individual Race starts at 7:30 AM at the bottom of COMP Hill in Mountain Village. For more information and to register visit www.cosmicski.com/event/tellurando.
Practice your Spanish Speaking Skills at the Library’s Spanish Happy hour at Esperanza’s. Feb. 21st, 5-6pm. All levels are welcome to attend.
Join the Colorado Mountain Club for the 2019 Backcountry Film Festival in Telluride! Thursday, Feb. 21st at the Wilkinson Library, 6pm.
Telluride Distilling is hosting the Ski Patrol Surf Stomp at their tasting room in Mountain Village, Tuesday, Feb. 19th, 4:30-6:30pm. Donations to TSP will be accepted as well as a silent auction. Hawaiian shirts, board shorts, bikinis and boat drinks are encouraged to get ready for spring!