Birthdays: JIMMY DEAN, PATTI AUSTIN, IAN ANDERSON, ROSANNA ARQUETTE, RIDDICK BOWE, AMY VAN DER BOSCH, RICK SILVERMAN, MATT GOULD, CINDY SMITH, KATHLEEN FUNK, ELBERT SHORT, MINDY COHEN, RONNIE PALOMAR, ANTONIO BANDERAS, RONNIE SPECTOR, BOBBY HATFIELD
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:15pm ALADDIN (2h 8min PG)
Movies Under the Stars presents Land Before Time tonight. Movies begin at 8:30 p.m. in the Reflection Plaza.
The Telluride Historical Museum will be screening Ken Burns' documentary, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, Episode 5, The Rising Road on Sunday, August 25 at the Michael D. Palm Theatre. Ken Burns will be in attendance to introduce the film, entertain a Q&A, and participate in a book and DVD signing after. Purchase Tickets online or call the Museum at 970.728.3344 to reserve your spot!
On July 20th, Joanne and Roudy Roudebush's Barn exploded in flames. It contained a lifetime of cowboy paraphernalia and every piece of tack (saddles and bridles), collected over the course of his 40 years of cowboyisms. An account is set up at Alpine Bank and a GoFundMe has been set up at www.gofundme.com/f/roudy039s-barn-raising. A community gathering is in the works. Any donations of bridles, saddles, blankets, pads, bits and reins would be graciously accepted at that gathering or by appointment in Telluride or Norwood. Please contact Patti Duax at 970-729-0459 with any questions.
The CSU Extension Office is offering a Greenhouse Management Class on Saturday, August 24th 9:30 to noon at the Placerville Schoolhouse for the class. Please call 970-327-4393 to reserve your spot.
The 35th Annual Ridgway Rendezvous Arts and Crafts Festival is today, 9am-5pm, and Sunday, August 11th, 10am-5pm. More info available at ridgwayrendevous.com
The Placerville Volunteer Fire Department invites you to their annual picnic in Placerville Park today! The BBQ begins at noon followed by a raffle.
Friday, August 16th, the Telluride Yoga Center, invites you to a free public talk on Kriya yoga. The speaker will be a monk from the Swami order who will discuss the ancient teachings of Kriya yoga meditation, as discussed in the book, The Autobiography of a Yogi. On Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18, join the Yoga Center for initiations and technique training of this long held secret practice. For more info, call Jason at 970 729 0045.
Writer and poet Albert Flynn DeSilver will present a writing & mindfulness workshop at the Wilkinson Library, August 22 at 6:00 PM. More information can be found at www.albertflynndesilver.com
The Palm Telluride Summer Jazz Series continues on August 14th with New Standards fronted by the multi talented composer and bandleader Peter John Stoltzman. His latest project New Standards features the Natalie Cressman, of the Trey Anastasio Band.
Winter 2019/2020 Vending Applications for the Town of Telluride are due August 15th. Application forms are avaialbel at www.telluride-co.gov, at Town Hall (135 W. Columbia Ave. ) or by calling 970-728-2157.
The 2nd Annual Intersect Conversational Conference of Science and Spirituality kicks off tomorrow, Sunday, August 10th at 5pm and continues through Wednesday, August 14th.