Birthdays: -JAY LENO, ANN MARGARET, PAUL RUUD, RICH SALEM, COULTER ADAMS, STU McCREDY, TINA PETERSON, MARY ELLINGTON, JEANNIE KROUGH, JAMES MONROE, HANS LARSON, MARY ELLINGSON, ALICIA FOSTER, MARCELLO, STEPH THE RED
At the Nugget: 7:00 THE AFTERMATH (1h 48min R)
Telluride Green Grant applications are available at telluride-co.gov and at ecoactionpartners.org. Applications are due May 17th. Green Grants provide help for the Telluride community in reducing its greenhouse gas emissions.
The Town of Telluride is issuing a Spring Flooding Alert. A sudden warm period or heavy rainfall onto the snowpack can cause flooding in town this spring. If you experience bigger puddles than normal during spring runoff, Contact Public Works at (970) 728-8415. If you see water backing up and flooding over the banks of the San Miguel River, Cornet Creek or Butcher Creek, Contact the Marshall’s Department at (970) 728-3818 or (970) 249-9110. If there is a flood event, shelter in place on a second floor. For latest information, sign-up for CodeRED emergency notifications at sanmiguelcountyco.gov/174/Emergency-Management.
Registration is open for the Wilkinson’s local chef cooking class. On April 29th, Learn how to make dairy free Palak Paneer with Ashley Berard. 6-8pm.
Talking Gourds Poetry will host Naturalist Kathleen Cain of Denver. Talking Gourds will meet at the Meadowlark House in Norwood, tomorrow at 6:30pm. On Tuesday, April 30th, Talking Gourds will meet at Telluride Arts HQ at 6pm. The Wilkinson Public Library will also host Cain at a free Walk ‘n Talk, Wednesday May 1st from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This month’s theme is trees/cottonwoods.
It’s warming up and black bears are awakening. Make sure your polycart complies with the Town of Tellurides requirements. Make sure both latches work, that the lid is intact, there are no cracks in the body and the strap is secure. If your polycart needs stenciling, repair or upgrades, call 970-728-2177. A fed bear is a dead bear.
Join the Pinhead Institute, Telluride Historical Museum, Bright Futures and many others in their annual celebration of children, “Dia de los Niños.” The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Tuesday, April 30th, 2:15-4pm. At the WPL. Contact Paula at 728-4510 ext. 125 or email her at email@example.com for more information.
Tickets are available for the Young People’s Theater’s production of the Music Man. Performances take place May 3rd-5th, 6pm nightly. Head to Sheridanoperahouse.com for tickets and more information.
SMPA is scheduling 3 electrical equipment upgrade projects during the first 2 weeks of May. This work requires multiple power outages. The first outage is scheduled for May 1st, 8:30am-12:30pm and will affect the south side of Colorado Ave. and the north and south sides of Pacific Ave. between Oak and Aspen. The second outage will be May 7th, 8:30am-5:30pm and will effect the south side of Colorado Ave and the north side of Pacific, between Fir and Pine St. The final outage is scheduled for May 8th, 8:30am-12:30pm. This will affect the north side of Colorado between S. Oak and S. Fir St. More information can be found at smpa.com.