Born on this day: CONNIE CHUNG, ROBERT PLANT, DON KING, MAS BEST, SUSAN JOHNSON, CHARLES DeWINTER, PAT OKAMURA, MARIANA RITCHIE, KENT RYAN, DANA HAMPTON, STEVE PEDERSON, H.P. LOVECRAFT, TOBIN TAYLOR, ALEX JONES, IVA HILD
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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 Town of Telluride is asking the public to be aware of Monsoonal Flooding of Cornet Creek. Keep an eye on the creek and how it is flowing. Prolonged wet weather and localized heavy rainfall can trigger debris flow and flooding. If there is a flooding event, shelter in place on a second floor if possible. You can sign-up for CodeRED emergency notifications at www.sanmigulcountyco.gov
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.
The Palm’s Classic Film Series continues August 23rd with Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” Free admission, more info at tellurideplam.com.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bootdoctors’ Annual Free Customer Appreciation Barbecue is this Friday, August 23rd, 2 pm - 5 pm at the Bootdoctors in Mountain Village.
The Town of Telluride’s Commission for Community Assistance, Arts and Special Events (CCAASE), is accepting applications for 2020 funding. Grant guidelines and applications are available at https://telluride.gosmart.org/. All grant applications are due by midnight, September 23rd.
The Center for Mental Health Telluride invites the public to a community open house to tour the new behavioral health location in Telluride and meet their local staff. Thursday, August 29th from 1-3 p.m at 238 E. Colorado Ave., Suite 9 (Located above U.S. Bank.) Call 970.252.3200 for more information – No RSVP necessary.