Birthdays: JOAN ANDERSON, GEORGE JONES, MARIA MULDAUR, BARRY WHITE, TERRY BRADSHAW, DENISE WEAVER, JENNIFER LIMON, SAM MOORE, BEE HUY NGO, STEVEN PARKINSON, COURTNEY FRANSEN, JESSE OWENS,
At the Nugget: 7:00pm THE LION KING (1 hr 58 min PG)
The KOTO Citizens Advisory Board will meet tonight at 5pm in the lobby of Hotel Telluride. CAB is looking to increase our active membership and we would love for you to join us. CAB is made up of KOTO listeners and meets four times a year to talk about various aspects of KOTO programming. The powers of CAB are to: (1) discuss and make recommendations to the program director, regarding past, current and future programming; (2) review, discuss and make specific recommendations regarding programming policy to the San Miguel Educational Fund (SMEF/KOTO) board; and (3) develop and make programming awards. To see what CAB membership is all about, please join us at our next meeting, tonight at 5:00 PM, at The Telluride Hotel. In the meanwhile, if you would like more information please see www.koto.org/citizens-advisory-board, or contact Ben Kerr at email@example.com.
Join other bibliophiles at The West End Bistro at The Hotel Telluride tonight, 5:15-6:15pm, to discuss what books you are reading, have read, or would like to read while sipping on libations.
Talking Gourds Poetry Club will meet Tuesday, September 17th at 6:00 pm @ Telluride Arts HQ. The first autumn Poetry Club features Mary Oishi. Oishi is a Japanese American poet and public radio professional who was raised by the KKK. Her poems have appeared in numerous anthologies, poetry journals, newspapers, and digital publications. Everyone is welcome!
The second Original Thinkers festival is this October 3-6. We are looking for volunteers to donate 8 hours of their time in exchange for a weekend pass. Jobs include: Hospitality, Theatre Staff/Operations, Special Events, Food Service, Bartending, Office Support, Rigging/Set-up. Interested participants can submit their availability online at: originalthinkers.com/be-a-volunteer. Tickets are also still available for purchase online originalthinkers.com
Telluride Dance Collective’s Mass Movement Show takes place at the Palm Theater Wednesday, September 18th, and Thursday September 19th, 7:30pm. To buy tickets, head to telluridepalm.com.
Be sure to stop in and browse the Rock and Roll Photo Party at the Last Dollar Saloon, Saturday September 14th. Photographer, G. Douglas Seitsinger will be there, noon-7pm, displaying vintage photographs of rock and roll and blues musicians. More information available at eyebombphotography.com.
Please join Sheep Mountain Alliance and local band Birds of Play for a fall Valley Floor CleanSUP on Monday, September 16th, from 12-4 pm. Please sign up on the Sheep Mountain Alliance Facebook page. At this FREE event, we will float down the river where we can, and walk the waterway as needed in order to gather trash and invasive weeds. Please wear good footwear, and bring water, layers, rain and sunwear, and work gloves.
The Telluride Blues and Brews Festival kicks off tonight with Ida Mae and Southern Avenue performing in the Sunset Plaza in Mountain Village, 5-7pm. KOTO will be broadcasting the festival beginning tomorrow at 11am. Regular radio programming will resume on Monday, September 16th. Thank you!