Birthdays: VIRGINIA SCHWARTZ-EN-EGGER, GARRET KOLAR, RUSSELL KELLY, CAROL KORN, RHONDA MUCKERMAN, JULIET WHITFIELD, TONY HORNYAN, LINDA ELLERBEE, MIKE CONNERS, TESS HARPER, EDNA FERBER, ALLISON HORN, MIKE PALE
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:15pm ALADDIN (2h 8min PG)
Practice your Spanish skills with other Spanish speakers during Happy Hour. All levels welcome! At Esperanza’s tonight, 5-6:30pm.
There will be a community Back to School Night at the Wilkinson Library, tonight. 5:30-7pm.
KOTO’s Summer Fundraising starts this Friday, August 16th! Tune in as our own Al Dean “gets by with a little help from his friends.” KOTO is offering some great premiums during Guest DJ Day. A $50 donation will get you a “Stealie” t-shirt or a KOTO hat. A $100 donation will get you a t-shirt AND a hat!
Movies Under the Stars presents Dumbo, tonight and Ratatouille on Saturday, August 18th. Movies begin at 8:30pm in the Reflection Plaza.
StoryTime on Tour is coming to the Ophir playground this Saturday at 10am.
Winter 2019/2020 Vending Applications for the Town of Telluride are due today. Application forms are available at www.telluride-co.gov, at Town Hall (135 W. Columbia Ave. ) or by calling 970-728-2157.
True North’s College & Career Conference will take place Saturday August 17th 10-am-5pm. This conference is for all high school students, parents, educators and young adults seeking support and information on college and post-high school opportunities. Sessions will take place at the Wilkinson Library and at the Telluride Arts HQ. For more information and a full schedule, visit truenorthyouthprogram.org/college-career- conference. Free and open to the public.
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 site walk of Silver Jack tonight, 5pm. Meet in front of the WPL.
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.
Music on the Green presents the McCarthy Trio tomorrow night at the Reflection Plaza, 5-7pm.