Today’s Community Calendar

The Community Calendar is read on-the-air multiple times daily.  If you would like to place an entry, please contact corey@koto.org.

The Weekend Community Calendars:

Friday, March 24th:

Birthdays: DOUGGIE THOMPSON, HEIDI L. KLEINER, PETER TITSWORTH, SPENCER BRADY, JUNE LANSING, ANDREW THWAITES, BARB GROSS, JEANETTE RIEDEL, MELISSA CAMPBELL, MARK MORAN, BRENNA HAMER, JANET JACOBS, BOB “BLUE DOG” MATHER

TODAY and TOMORROW, from 10-6 each day, it’s the “Friends of the Library Book Sale”!  Folks come from miles around to shop the great library discards and quality donations. More information at telluridelibrary.org.

Enjoy some Country/Western music with Graham Nancarrow, during Friday Happy Hour at the Last Dollar Saloon, TONIGHT from 5-8pm. Then TOMORROW night, “The Deland Band” is performing, starting at 9pm. No Cover.

The Telluride Choral Society invites you to attend their 23rd annual SpringSing concert, TONIGHT, 7:00 p.m. (one show only!) at the Michael D. Palm Theatre.  This year’s concert features music by American composers and brings the grace, spirit and beauty of this country that we call home.  Over seventy community singers will perform, directed by Rhonda Muckerman and accompanied by Susan Ensor.  Tickets are only available at the door.  For more information, please call 729-0082.

Beyond the Groove productions presents KARL DENSON’S TINY UNIVERSE, performing live at Club Red at Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village TONIGHT.  Tickets available at clubredtelluride.com

North Carolina-based jam band “BIG SOMETHING” is performing two nights at the Sheridan Opera House, TONIGHT and TOMORROW.  Head to ridefestival.com to get tickets.

Experience live metal music from Montrose with “RIFT”, performing at the Moon at O’Bannon’s TOMORROW night. Tickets at the door.

There will be a FREE SCREENING of the film “THE LANDING: THE UNTOLD STORY OF APOLLO 18”, featuring Don Hannah, this Monday, March 27th at 6pm at the Sheridan Opera House.  All are welcome.

CPR World is offering Basic First Aid with Adult/Child CPR & AED this Monday, March 27th , from 5:30-9:30pm at the Telluride Firehouse.For more information and registration please text or call Kevin at 729-2779.

The Connecting Point School of Massage is hosting an info meeting next week, on Friday, March 31st at 5pm, to go over their upcoming Massage Program at the Placerville Schoolhouse. Please email inquiries@telluridemassageschool.com for more info.

KOTO is currently selling tickets for its second annual raffle to win a six night, seven day trip to the KORA Sun Resort in Fiji, plus $1500 to get you there. Meals are included, booze is on you. Get your tickets at the KOTO studio, from your favorite deejay, or at the KOTO Street Dance on Friday March 31, where the raffle will take place at 6 pm. You do not need to be present to win. Other prizes include: Yeti hopper from Ace Timberline Hardware,  2 day Pass to the Ride Festival, 2 night Stay at the Franz Klammer Lodge , Two person half day river trip down the San Miguel with Telluride Outfitters, $50 Gift Certificate to Siam , $50 Gift Certificate  to La Cocina , $100 Gift Certificate to the Green Room , Jagged Edge Backpack (valued at $150) , $50 Gift Certificate at Apotheca (gifts only) , $50Gift Certificate at Scarpe , $50 Gift Certificate at Kellie’s, $50 Gift Certificate at The Toggery.

Telluride Theatre presents “BURLESQUE: A Fundraiser for Telluride Theatre”, live with two different shows over three nights at the Historic Sheridan Opera House.  Taking place on March 29th, 31st and April 1st.  Tickets and VIP Table Seats now available, visit telluridetheatre.org/tickets or call 970-708-7629.  21+ ONLY.

TONIGHT at the Nugget Theatre, the film “KONG: SKULL ISLAND” (PG-13) is having two showings:  5:30 and 8:00pm.

 

Saturday, March 25th:

Birthdays: ELTON JOHN, ARETHA FRANKLIN, HOYT AXTON, PAUL MACHADO, STEVE MINTZ, CATHERINE OVERMAN, RUSS PERRIN, JULIAN LOBATO, ANDREW WARD, SUSAN DICKEY, KARI McKINLEY, JOHNNY BURNETTE, NICK LOWE, TUCK GILLETTE, NATALIE COVERT

TONIGHT at the Nugget Theatre, the film “KONG: SKULL ISLAND” (PG-13) is having two showings:  5:30 and 8:00pm.

TODAY from 10-6, it’s the “Friends of the Library Book Sale”!  Folks come from miles around to shop the great library discards and quality donations. More information at telluridelibrary.org.

The Deland Band” is performing TONIGHT at the Last Dollar Saloon, starting at 9pm. No Cover.

In case you missed them last night, North Carolina-based jam band “BIG SOMETHING” continues their two-night run at the Sheridan Opera House, TONIGHT.  Head to ridefestival.com to get tickets.

Experience live metal music from Montrose with “RIFT”, performing at the Moon at O’Bannon’s TONIGHT. Tickets at the door.

There will be a FREE SCREENING of the film “THE LANDING: THE UNTOLD STORY OF APOLLO 18”, featuring Don Hannah, this Monday, March 27th at 6pm at the Sheridan Opera House.  All are welcome.

CPR World is offering Basic First Aid with Adult/Child CPR & AED this Monday, March 27th , from 5:30-9:30pm at the Telluride Firehouse.For more information and registration please text or call Kevin at 729-2779.

The Wilkinson Library is offering another installment of “Cook Book Book Club” with Cuban Cusine, this Monday, March 27th at 6:30pm.  Make a Cuban food dish and share it with everyone during this every-other-month community gathering. Bring a copy of the recipe too and we will make a little book of all the recipes for everyone to take home. More info at telluridelibrary.org.

Auditions for We R-1’s student Telluride’s Got Talent show continue at the high school this Tuesday, March 28 from 3:30 – 7:30 pm each day. Call Deb, 970-519-1409 for more information.

The Connecting Point School of Massage is hosting an info meeting next week, on Friday, March 31st at 5pm, to go over their upcoming Massage Program at the Placerville Schoolhouse. Please email inquiries@telluridemassageschool.com for more info.

The 12th Annual Backcountry Film Festival is coming to the Nugget Theatre next Thursday, March 30th, starting at 8:30pm.  Benefiting the Colorado Mountain Club’s Backcountry Snowsports Initiative, immerse yourself in a night of films that capture the spirit of winter. Adventure, environment, youth outdoors, and ski culture. Tickets available at cmc.org/bcff or at the door.

KOTO is currently selling tickets for its second annual raffle to win a six night, seven day trip to the KORA Sun Resort in Fiji, plus $1500 to get you there. Meals are included, booze is on you. Get your tickets at the KOTO studio, from your favorite deejay, or at the KOTO Street Dance on Friday March 31, where the raffle will take place at 6 pm. You do not need to be present to win. Other prizes include: Yeti hopper from Ace Timberline Hardware,  2 day Pass to the Ride Festival, 2 night Stay at the Franz Klammer Lodge , Two person half day river trip down the San Miguel with Telluride Outfitters, $50 Gift Certificate to Siam , $50 Gift Certificate  to La Cocina , $100 Gift Certificate to the Green Room , Jagged Edge Backpack (valued at $150) , $50 Gift Certificate at Apotheca (gifts only) , $50Gift Certificate at Scarpe , $50 Gift Certificate at Kellie’s, $50 Gift Certificate at The Toggery.

 

Sunday, March 26th:

Birthdays: DIANA ROSS, TEDDY PRENDERGRASS, STEVEN TYLER, VIKKI LAWRENCE, CHRISTOPHER TUFTE, JOHN WESSON, TODD TICE, RORY LANNING, ROBIN JENKINS, TOM SHARP, DEAN DAVIS, NATHANIEL FORD, LAURIE McMILLAN, JOANNA KANOW

TONIGHT at the Nugget Theatre, the film “KONG: SKULL ISLAND” (PG-13) is having two showings:  5:30 and 8:00pm.

CPR World is offering Basic First Aid with Adult/Child CPR & AED TOMORROW  from 5:30-9:30pm at the Telluride Firehouse.For more information and registration please text or call Kevin at 729-2779.

There will be a FREE SCREENING of the film “THE LANDING: THE UNTOLD STORY OF APOLLO 18”, featuring Don Hannah, TOMORROW EVENING at 6pm at the Sheridan Opera House.  All are welcome.

The Wilkinson Library is offering another installment of “Cook Book Book Club” with Cuban Cusine TOMORROW NIGHT at 6:30pm.  Make a Cuban food dish and share it with everyone during this every-other-month community gathering. Bring a copy of the recipe too and we will make a little book of all the recipes for everyone to take home. More info at telluridelibrary.org.

Auditions for We R-1’s student Telluride’s Got Talent show continue at the high school this Tuesday, March 28 from 3:30 – 7:30 pm each day. Call Deb, 970-519-1409 for more information.

Meet at the top of the Gondola/San Sophia Station for an impressive view of the night sky this Tuesday, March 28th at 7:30pm with “Stargazing with Mishke”. Dress appropriately and please note that if turns out to be a cloudy night, we will not be able to see the stars, therefore, no stargazing.

Telluride Theatre presents “BURLESQUE: A Fundraiser for Telluride Theatre”, live with two different shows over three nights at the Historic Sheridan Opera House.  Taking place this Wednesday, March 29th, Friday the 31st and Saturday, April 1st.  Tickets and VIP Table Seats now available, visit telluridetheatre.org/tickets or call 970-708-7629.  21+ ONLY.

The 12th Annual Backcountry Film Festival is coming to the Nugget Theatre this Thursday, March 30th, starting at 8:30pm.  Benefiting the Colorado Mountain Club’s Backcountry Snowsports Initiative, immerse yourself in a night of films that capture the spirit of winter. Adventure, environment, youth outdoors, and ski culture. Tickets available at cmc.org/bcff or at the door.

There is an upcoming Telluride Childbirth Class with Kendall Cieciuch (chet-choo), Taking place Wednesday evenings April 19th through May 25th.  Sign up by emailing kyc@me.com or call 708-5255.

KOTO is currently selling tickets for its second annual raffle to win a six night, seven day trip to the KORA Sun Resort in Fiji, plus $1500 to get you there. Meals are included, booze is on you. Get your tickets at the KOTO studio, from your favorite deejay, or at the KOTO Street Dance on Friday March 31, where the raffle will take place at 6 pm. You do not need to be present to win. Other prizes include: Yeti hopper from Ace Timberline Hardware,  2 day Pass to the Ride Festival, 2 night Stay at the Franz Klammer Lodge , Two person half day river trip down the San Miguel with Telluride Outfitters, $50 Gift Certificate to Siam , $50 Gift Certificate  to La Cocina , $100 Gift Certificate to the Green Room , Jagged Edge Backpack (valued at $150) , $50 Gift Certificate at Apotheca (gifts only) , $50Gift Certificate at Scarpe , $50 Gift Certificate at Kellie’s, $50 Gift Certificate at The Toggery.