Born on this day: ABBY LIFTON-ZOLINE, LEE-ANN LYNAM, JENIFER MEADOWS, DAVID MUSOLF, KEVIN KELL, GRADY LEE, BARB LOKEN, KRISTEN MURPHY, MITZI MILLEN, LAURALEE HUNTER, BILL CLINTON, TIPPER GORE, JILL ST. JOHN, CHRISTIAN SLATER, GINGER BAKER, DAN REHM
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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!
Telluride Ski Resort will begin helicopter flight operations starting today 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 San Juan Chamber MusicFest begins today and continues through August 21st, with events taking place in Ouray, Ridgway and Montrose. Visit ocpag.org to learn more.
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 Wilkinson Library will host stargazing with Ramona. Tomorrow night, 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.
This Friday, August 24th, the Transfer Warehouse is having an Art & Sound KIKI, 3-10pm. Come experience contemporary arts exhibitions by local and CO based visual artists. A dance party with progressive music starts at 9pm.
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.
Writer and poet Albert Flynn DeSilver will present a writing & mindfulness workshop at the Wilkinson Library, Thursday, August 22 at 6:00 PM. More information can be found at www.albertflynndesilver.com
Telluride Karate Studio Fall Program starts September 3rd. Find a complete schedule at Telluride Karate Studio on Facebook. New students always welcome. Call Mr. Nepsky at 970.729.0644 for more information.
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.
Telluride Adaptive Sports Program’s 21st Annual Bob Miller Memorial Golf Classic is looking for hole sponsors and prize donations. If you are interested, please contact email@example.com.