Birthdays: MADONNA, L.L. COOL J, TIMOTHY HUTTON, ROBERT CULP, FESS PARKER, EYDIE GORME, FRANK & KATHY LEE GIFFORD, RICHARD HART, MICHELLE HILL, BOB CALLARD, RICH GILBERT, BRIAN MILLER, LYLA MAX, ANGELA BASSETT
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:30pm ONCE UPON A TIME IN… HOLLYWOOD (2h 41min R)
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!
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.
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
Music on the Green presents the McCarthy Trio tonight at the Reflection Plaza, 5-7pm.
StoryTime on Tour is coming to the Ophir playground this Saturday at 10am.
Join DJ Smiley Coyote at the Transfer Warehouse this Sunday, August 18th, for a Mushroom Fest Afterglow Dance Party. Dance Your Magic, will feature sound healing performances, a virtual reality light display and more! 7-10:30pm.
Music on the Green presents the McCarthy Jazz Trio, tonight 5-7pm
True North’s College & Career Conference will take place tomorrow, 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.
The San Miguel Sheriffs Office will host a National Weather Service (NWS) weather spotter training tomorrow from 12pm-2pm. The training will be at the Telluride Fire station, in the meeting room upstairs.
The Telluride Yoga Center, invites you to a free public talk on Kriya yoga, tonight, 7-8:15pm. A monk, from the Swami order, 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.
Join the Town of Mountain Village’s Green Team for its annual Community Clean Up Day on Saturday, Aug. 24th. This year’s Clean Up will be based in Sunset Plaza. Registration is 9:30-10 a.m. to sign up for locations and receive trash bags to fill. Clean Up will take place from 10 a.m. to noon and there will be an after party from noon to 2 p.m. with music, games and food and drinks. There will be a raffle and prizes for best trash finds and trashbags will be provided. Please bring gloves and your re-usable cups and plates.
The Telluride Historical Museum will host a “Hike into History,” tomorrow, 9am-2pm in Waterfall Canyon in Ophir. Meet at the museum.