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.

Thursday, August 27th:

Birthdays for today are: BRANDON BOCCHINI, WALTER WRIGHT, ANN BERRY, SHERRY FARNEY, BEA GOLDSMITH, JESSICA McLAUGHLIN, ROBERT COE, ADAM DUBROFF, DARYL DRAGON, CARRIE HOTT, SUE KNECHTEL, PAM SIMMS, GINGER PERKINS

There will be a memorial service for Craig Pirazzi this Saturday, August 29th at 2pm in Elks Park. Later in the day, at 5pm, there will be a celebration of Craig’s life and potluck at the Elks Club.  All are welcome.  If you have questions, call Lisa at 708-0708.

TONIGHT at the Nugget Theatre, Telluride Film Festival presents “MERU” (R) at 6:15pm.  “MAGIC MIKE XXL” (R) is showing at 8:15pm.

ELLIOT LIPP and LATE NIGHT RADIO are performing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon TONIGHT.

TODAY at the Wilkinson Public Library, it’s “Patron Appreciation Day” from 12 – 2 pm.  There will be a free cookout on the back patio, kids’ crafts, a photo booth and fun for all.  Please help the library reduce waste by bringing your own re-usable plates, cups, and cutlery. Then, at 2pm, there is an “Artists’ Books Display”.  Not sure what an artists’ book is? Come get a glimpse of the magic world of artists’ books with this traveling artists’ book show. Both events are free, all ages welcome.

The Telluride Farmers’ Market takes place TOMORROW and every Friday from 10:30-4 on South Oak Street. Support local food sources and Eat Fresh!

It’s Summer Fundraising time at KOTO Radio!  Thank you to all of our generous supporters who have pledged their hard-earned dollar to KOTO.  Every $25 pledge gets you in a daily raffle.  Donate now at www.koto.org , call the DJ at 728-4333 or stop by the station at 207 N. Pine street.  KOTO Radio, alive since 75.

TOMORROW MORNING at “OAK – The New Fat Alley” it’s the return of the KOTO POTATO BLACK BEAN SAUTE!! Happening from 8-11am, stop on by and support your community radio station and eat saute.

The “12th Annual Feasting on History”, a benefit for the Telluride Historical Museum, is taking place this Saturday, August 29th from 6:30PM – 10PM at La Piazza del Villaggio in Mountain Village.  Tickets can be purchased at the Museum or by calling 970-728-3344.

Telluride Arts needs a few volunteers for upcoming fundraisers at the Telluride Transfer Warehouse.  Help out during the Pool Party this Saturday, August 29th, or the Speakeasy Pop-Up bars during Labor Day Weekend.  Email kate@telluridearts.org to sign up.