Birthdays: JEFF DOWNS, CATHERINE PETERSON, TOMMY WONG FARRELL, DAVID MacMILLAN, PETE SYME, RICH TOMBOLATO, JOHN POND, ROBERT DeNIRO, SEAN PENN, MAUREEN O’HARA, BELINDA CARLISLE, RODNEY CROWELL, KEVIN WELCH, ELLEN ANN MUCKERMAN, MAE WEST
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:30pm ONCE UPON A TIME IN… HOLLYWOOD (2h 41min R)
True North’s College & Career Conference will take place today, 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.
The San Miguel Sheriffs Office will host a National Weather Service (NWS) weather spotter training today, 12pm-2pm. The training will be at the Telluride Fire station, in the meeting room upstairs.
Movies Under the Stars Ratatouille tonight. Movies begin at 8:30pm in the Reflection Plaza.
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.
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 Wilkinson Library will host stargazing with Ramona. Tuesday, August 20th. On the Terrace, weather permitting, 9pm.
Friday, August 23rd, local singers, dancers, comedians, and other artists will present a Vaudeville performance at the Telluride Transfer Warehouse, 8pm.
The Palm’s Classic Film Series continues August 23rd with Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” Free admission, more info at tellurideplam.com.
There will be a Hunter Education class at the Mountain Village Fire Station, Saturday, August 24th. This is Part Two of the class. Students must register at cpw.state.co.us and complete Part One before August 23rd.
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!
Telluride Ski Resort will begin helicopter flight operations starting Monday, Aug. 19 and continuing through mid-September. Operational hours will be Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 6:00pm. Due to the flight path and project scope, certain trails will be closed to keep all trail users safe and out of harm’s way during operational hours. These trails include See Forever, Basin, Prospect Trail and Prospect Loop.
The 15th Annual Steve Butts Memorial Golf Tournament, a benefit for the Telluride Ski and Snowboard Club, takes place this Sunday, August 18th. For more details and to register go to www.tssc.org and click “golf for a cause.”