Born on this day: SCOTT HARKINS, ULLI SIR JESSE, LISA IRELAN, JIM LUCARELLI, BENJAMIN WALKER, BARBARA WOOLEY, GENNE BOLES, CORMAC BOURKE, TERRY FERNALD, JENNIFER GAGEN, JOHN McLAUGHLIN, BETSY GERSHMAN, MARK VANDENBRANDEN, JEFFREY ELLIS, CHARITY BANKER, ROB ROBINSON, ROBERT MITCHUM, ISSAC HAYES, LOUELLA PARSONS, REGINA CARTER, NANCY RENN
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:00pm YESTERDAY (1h 56min PG-13)
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 Mountain Village Police Department and Village Court Apartments are hosting the eighth annual National Night Out tonight, 5 to 8 p.m. The entire community is invited to join police and fire department teams at the Village Court Apartments (415 Mountain Village Blvd.) for a free BBQ, ice cream social and more! For more event information, contact the Mountain Village Police Department at 970.728.9281.
Tri-County Health Network will host “Death Café” gatherings aimed at creating a space for community members to share their personal experiences with death and to explore aspects of dying. Led by Juanita Ramsey. The final gathering in this series will be tonight, 6:00 pm at Placerville School House. For more information about these events, please contact Ramsey at 360-477-9889.
Jeff Cramer performs at the Sheridan SHOW Bar tonight, 8pm.
The CSU Extension Office is offering a Native Plant Field Trip- featuring subalpine meadow and forest plants at 10,000ft. Thursday August, 8th, 9am-4pm. Registration for the trip ends today. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 970.327.4393 to register.
One to One Youth Mentoring’s 10th Annual Top Chef and Taste of Telluride Competition takes place Thursday, August 8th, 5:30-9pm at the Peaks Resort. Tickets available at onetoonetelluride.org or call 970-728-0885.
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
Dr. Jason Sibold, a research professor with Colorado State University, has been monitoring the forest ecology and climate conditions of the Upper San Miguel Watershed since 2015. He will be presenting his findings in the greater context of a changing climate tonight at 6pm in the Program Room at Wilkinson Public Library.
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. There will be a two-hour site walk of Longwill 16 to show housing floor plans, amenities, and answer questions. Tonight at 5 PM. Meet in the Longwill 16 Parking Lot. Please meet on time. There will be a walk through of the Silver Jack Site tomorrow evening, 5pm. Meet outside of the WPL.
The 46th Telluride Chamber Music Festival begins today with a picnic in Town Park at 5pm followed by a free concert at 6pm.