Community Calendar

The Community Calendars for Saturday, April 19th and Sunday, April 20th

Saturday, April 19th:  

Birthdays for today are : HANS JOHNSON, FRED CAMPBELL, DAN GADDIS, JOHN JANUS, KAREN CAIN, ERIC NELSON, GINA PACE, GAIL STUEDEMANN, ELVIRA TATE, LESLIE WADE, ASHLEY JUDD

At the Nugget Theatre in Telluride TONIGHT  “MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN”  (PG) is having two showings:  5:30 and 7:30pm.

Sean McNamara sings the favorites for you during a free show TONIGHT during dinnertime at La Cocina de Luz.

It’s almost time for Family Field Trip Day with the Telluride Historical Museum.  They’ll be taking a trip to the Ute Indian Museum in Montrose on Saturday, April 26th.  Gather the family and enjoy a guided tour of the Museum and dig into Ute history with fun hands-on activities.  Transportation is by carpool, leaving the Telluride Museum at 9:00am and returning by 3:30pm.  Tickets are online at telluridemuseum.org or call 970.728.3344.

Telluride Film Festival has announced its Call for Entries in all categories including student, short and feature length films. Film Entry Form and submission deadline information is available at www.telluridefilmfestival.org.  Professional and amateur filmmakers working in all aesthetic disciplines and genres including narrative, documentary, animation and experimental are welcome.

Reggae Fan? Got 420 Plans? Don’t miss the epic Western Slope Freedom Fest, a 4/20 weekend music fest w/Pato Banton, Funkdafari & More!  2 nights of revelry in Ridgway, TONIGHT and TOMORROW.  Check out www.wsfreedomfest.com for more information. DISCLAIMER:  it is currently illegal in the State of Colorado to use marijuana in public. WSFF does NOT condone the use, possession, or sale of marijuana on public property.

There is a Cub Scout Pack 500 and Boy Scout Troop 500 Meeting this Tuesday, April 22nd, at 3:30 p.m., Elks Lodge.  For more info., please contact Janet Kask at 708-1264

Sunday, April 20th: 

Birthdays for today are : BILL FANDEL, TONY DEBELEK, JOE MASTORAS, IKE SHISLER, CARL SWENSON, CHRISTINA RAUH, LUTHER VANDROSS, ZANE SCHULER

At the Nugget Theatre in Telluride TONIGHT  “MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN”  (PG) is having two showings:  5:30 and 7:30pm.

It’s almost time for Family Field Trip Day with the Telluride Historical Museum.  They’ll be taking a trip to the Ute Indian Museum in Montrose on Saturday, April 26th.  Gather the family and enjoy a guided tour of the Museum and dig into Ute history with fun hands-on activities.  Transportation is by carpool, leaving the Telluride Museum at 9:00am and returning by 3:30pm.  Tickets are online at telluridemuseum.org or call 970.728.3344.

First Lead is conducting a 3-day Wilderness First Aid and “Woofer” Recertification Training, this Friday thru Sunday, April 25th through the 27th, at the Telluride Fire House.  Call Peter at 729-0081, or go to firstlead.com for more information.

The San Juan Kids Cavity Prevention Program (Skippy) is visiting schools in Telluride this week with a team including Dental Hygienists to provide education, fluoride treatments and sealants. For more information, visit www.tchnetwork.org or call 970-708-7096.

Spring Cleanup is Coming! Mark your calendars:  May 16 & 17 at Black Bear Road in Telluride.  Electronics Recycling will be held on May 16th & 17th. Hazardous Materials Recycling will be held on May 17th ONLY.  Stay tuned for fees associated with electronics recycling.  Sponsored by the Town of Telluride and San Miguel County.  Take advantage of the right way to dispose of these items!