Born on this day: BUCK OWENS, PORTER WAGONER, TANITA TIKARAM, MARK KNOPFLER, PAT METHANY, GEORGE HAMILTON, CHARLES BELL, MIKE HESS, KYLE KING, HOWARD DONNER, PETE SAMPRAS, CECIL B. DeMILLE, ELENA BARSANTI
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:15pm ALADDIN (2h 8min PG)
Own a piece of history! KOTO is auctioning a one-of-a-kind guitar, crafted from a piece of the original Fred Shellman Memorial Stage. The KOTOcaster is a semi hollow body, single pickup electric guitar, made from 30-year-old historic pine. Call the KOTO office at 970-728-4334 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to place your bid and support your favorite radio station. For more information on the guitar, call Tom and Warren at Telluride Music Company at 970-728-9592. The auction ends September 15th!
John Dickinson & Fillyourvault.com present C-4 for your Finances. Tuesday, August 13th, 5:30pm at 202 Society Drive Unit A. The topic for discussion will be 3’Rich Dad’ Concepts for Strong Foundations. The short presentation will be followed by an Open-Forum Q&A. Join the discussion via Zoom Meeting at zoom.us/j/501869404 Meeting ID: 501869404.
There will be a Community Back to School Night, Thursday, August 15, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM on the Lower Terrace of the WPL.
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 practice. For more info, call Jason at 970 729 0045.
Mountain Village will sponsor a Community Clean Up Day, August 24th, in the Sunset Plaza area. Registration will be 9:30-10:30am, clean-up will be 10am to noon with an after party, noon to 2pm. There will be a raffle and prizes for the best trash find. Trash bags will be provided.
The San Miguel Sheriffs Office will host a National Weather Service (NWS) weather spotter training Saturday August 17 from 12pm-2pm. The training will be at the Telluride Fire station, in the meeting room upstairs.
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 San Miguel Housing Authority’s housing lottery for Longwill16 and Silver Jack is now open. It closes Thursday, August 29th at noon. For guidelines and an application, visit smhra.org/lotteryinfo or stop by the SMRHA Office at 820 Black Bear Rd. #G17. Applications are accepted by appointment only. There will be a Housing Lottery Informational meeting tonight, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM at the Wilkinson Public Library.
Free legal help at the library will take place Wednesday, August 14th. 2-5pm! Sign up is required. Call 970-728-4519 to sign up for a 15 minute appointment.
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.