Born on this day: BARBARA BETTS, VINCENT ESPOSITO, KENDRA WILCOX, RICK HERRINGTON, CANDICE BERGEN, DON RICKLES, TONI TENILLE, ALEX VAN HALEN, PETER BENCHLEY, KEITH JARRETT, MELISSA GILBERT, SOPHIA BALME, HARRY TRUMAN, & RICK NELSON
At the Nugget: 5:30pm SHAZAM! (2h 12min PG-13)
8:00pm LITTLE (1h 49min PG-13)
SMPA is scheduling 3 electrical equipment upgrade projects during the first 2 weeks of May. This work requires multiple power outages. The final outage is scheduled for today, 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.
To prepare for paving Fir St and Pacific Ave and for other construction-related projects, SMPA would like you to take note of these upcoming road closures: Thursday, May 2nd through Friday, May 10th: Fir St will be closed from Colorado Ave. to San Juan Ave. Pacific will be closed from the alley behind The Market and Baked in Telluride to library alley. Sidewalks will remain open. Parking on Fir in front of Baked in Telluride and The Market is slated to reopen in late May before MountainFilm.
A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney will take place today, May 8th, 2:00 to 5:00 pm. Please call (970) 728-4519 to schedule an appointment.
SMRHA is hosting Lottery Information Discussions. Learn about the Town of Telluride’s Lottery Process. There will be a Spanish Interpreter at Every Meeting. The first meeting is Monday, May 13th, 5-6pm in the Telluride Room at the WPL.
Age-specific Parenting Workshops will be offered throughout the Month of May. This week, the discussion will be on Setting Boundaries. Today, May 8th, parents of children grades K-2 will meet at the Elementary School. On Thursday, May 9th, parents with middle school and high schoolers will meet at the Ah Haa School. For more information contact Clea Willow at 970.728.5613 or email email@example.com
The Rock and Roll Academy invites you to their Underground Black Box Rock Show! Friday, May 10th, starting at 5PM. This epic show will recreate the ambiance and high energy of urban clubs the Beatles played in Hamburg, Germany or the dives Blondie rocked in NYC in the 70s! Join 10 student bands as they rock the Black Box at this unforgettable FREE event! Black attire encouraged!
Mad River Theater Works Presents Wings of Courage, an original play with live music based on the life of Eugene Bullard, the first African-American combat pilot. Saturday, May 11th 7:00pm at the Michael D. Palm Theatre.
Rosalind Wiseman, author of Queen Bees and Wannabees (basis for the film Mean Girls), will be speaking about issues most important to youth today and facilitating a discussion with Telluride Youth. Tomorrow, May 9th, 6-8pm at the Michael D. Palm Theater. Doors open at 5:30pm. Dessert and a book signing to follow in the Palm lobby at 7:30pm.
The “Love Your Valley Festival” is this Saturday, May 11th, at the Ridgway Town Park. 1pm-6pm.
The Annual K-12 Telluride School District Art Show takes place at the Palm Theater Lobby, Thursday, May 9th, 3:15-5pm.
Join other bibliophiles for Booze and Books at the West End Bistro, in the Hotel Telluride, tomorrow, 5:15pm.