Born on this day: SARA CLOW, HEATHER BACHMAN, GEOFF CUNARD, KRISTI ALLRED, JEFF GOLDSWORTHY, JENNIFER LOPEZ, BOB ODELL, STEVE VAN STRATT, KENNY ROGERS, KIM SLEDGE, MATHEW BRODERICK, PRINCESS MARGARET, JIM McMAHON, WILT CHAMBERLAIN, PETRA BUCHANAN, DEANNA KENNEDY, ANDY STATTMAN, KIM CATTRALL, COREY HISELER,
At the Nugget: 7:00pm ONCE UPON A TIME IN… HOLLYWOOD (2h 41min R)
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. There will be a Mandatory Grant Forum for all new applicants which have not applied in the past two years on Wednesday, September 4, at noon in Rebekah Hall. This meeting is also highly recommended for new grant writers and/or staff, as the application process has changed since the last grant cycle.
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 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, tomorrow at 6:00 PM. More information can be found at www.albertflynndesilver.com
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.
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. Please contact Patti Duax at 970-729-0459 with any questions.
The KOTO board of directors will hold their regular monthly meeting next Monday, August 26th, at 5pm, in the Telluride Room at the Wilkinson Library. KOTO members, DJs, and the public are welcome to attend.
The library will host a workshop on Practical Preparations for Death and Dying, focusing on making the process smother. Thursday, August 22nd 5:30-7pm.
Telluride Film Festival present The Farwell, at the Nugget Theater tomorrow night, 6:15pm. No Nugget passes, please.