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 Calendars:

Friday, May 26th:

Birthdays: STEVIE NICKS, HANK WILLIAMS JR., LENNY KRAVITZ, STEVE CHET-CHU, JOHN COHN, DEBRA CRAWFORD, JOE DISTEFANO, JILL JAMES,  STEVE LEVICK, TIM O’BRIEN, ALEXA WARREN, KATHLEEN WILCOX

Time Bank of the Rockies is looking to expand into San Miguel County and invites you to informational meetings to learn how Time Banking can work for you.  With the time bank, you offer your time and services to other members, and in return you bank time credit, which you can use to obtain services from other members.  Learn more by attending an informational session in Placerville at the Placerville School House TONIGHT at 6pm.  For more info, visit timebankoftherockies.com.

TOMORROW night, experience “Stargazing with Mishke” at the San Sophia Station.  Meet at the top of the Gondola for an impressive view of the night sky. Starts at 8:30pm.

The public is welcome to attend Memorial Day Services sponsored by the American Legion and the Telluride Elks Lodge, taking place this Monday, May 29th at 11am at the Lone Tree Cemetery. Immediately following the services will be a BBQ lunch at the Telluride Elks Lodge for attendees.

The KOTO Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly board meeting this Tuesday, May 30th from 5:15 – 8pm in the Telluride Room at the library. The public, potential KOTO volunteers; and, in particular, KOTO DJs are encouraged to attend.

Attention San Miguel, Ouray, Delores and Montrose County San Miguel Power Association Members: it is now GREENLIGHTS time!  Now through June 11 you can purchase LED bulbs at up to 75% off.  Visit EcoAction Partners.org to learn more and to order discounted bulbs.

From June 1st – 3rd, the Valley Floor Preservation Partners will help the Telluride Community mark the 10th anniversary of the Town of Telluride’s acquisition and preservation of the Valley Floor by hosting a series of events, celebrating the unprecedented community effort, educating those who have joined the community within the last ten years and experiencing the historical, cultural and ecological treasures of the Valley Floor. Everyone is invited! Check out the website valleyfloor.org.

Telluride Angler Fly Shop is offering a one-day Fly Fishing School for Locals, taking place Saturday, June 3rd from 9am – 4:30pm.  Learn about fly casting, knot tying, insect identification, fly selection and on-the-water techniques.  For more information, call Telluride Outside at 970-728-3895.

 

Saturday, May 27th:

Birthdays: BRUCE COCKBURN, RAMSEY LEWIS, LISA LOPES, MATT ELLIOTT, ANTHONY FORREST, MELISSA FRIEDMAN, DAVE HOMER, RICHARD HOUCK, DON SCARMUZZI, MARY VIDMAR, ERIN AMINI,  FLETCHER OTWELL, AARON SMITH

TONIGHT, experience “Stargazing with Mishke” at the San Sophia Station.  Meet at the top of the Gondola for an impressive view of the night sky. Starts at 8:30pm.

The public is welcome to attend Memorial Day Services sponsored by the American Legion and the Telluride Elks Lodge, taking place this Monday at 11am at the Lone Tree Cemetery. Immediately following the services will be a BBQ lunch at the Telluride Elks Lodge for attendees.

Telluride Yoga Center presents a special workshop on Memorial Day, this Monday, from 11am-1pm entitled “AYURVEDA – FROM SPRING TO SUMMER”.  Learn Ayurveda and Yoga practices for transitioning from Spring to Summer with visiting teacher Balaram Chandra. The focus will be on awareness in transitions, movement, and conscious self expression. For more information, visit tellurideyoga.com

The KOTO Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly board meeting this Tuesday, May 30th from 5:15 – 8pm in the Telluride Room at the library. The public, potential KOTO volunteers; and, in particular, KOTO DJs are encouraged to attend.

Next Saturday, June 3rd, it’s the annual “Huck Finn & Becky Thatcher Day” presented by the Telluride Elks Lodge, held at the kids’ pond in Telluride Town Park. Hay wagon rides with Roudy begin at 9:30am. Poles for the fishing derby will be handed out at 10:30am.

Next weekend is the Telluride Balloon Fest! Stay tuned to KOTO for further announcements and times of events.

Tri-County Health Network and ADRC invite you to attend an interactive presentation regarding Elder Abuse: learn how to recognize, refuse, and report scams, fraud and financial exploitation. Caregivers, Mandatory Reporters, Elders and concerned family members are encouraged to attend. The event is Tuesday, June 6th from 11am-1pm at Telluride’s Wilkinson Public Library. Lunch will be provided. Call Katie at 970-708-7096 to RSVP or email info@tchnetwork.org.

 

Sunday, May 28th:

Birthdays: GLADYS KNIGHT, JOHN FOGERTY, SHANNON CAMPBELL, PAUL EMERICK, RACHEL GILLETTE, LINDA KNAPP, JON KOVASH, STEVE KUEHN, GRANT McCARGO, DOUG McLAUGHLIN, PAUL TALMEY, PAUL EMRICK, JERRY LABONTE

The public is welcome to attend Memorial Day Services sponsored by the American Legion and the Telluride Elks Lodge, taking place TOMORROW at 11am at the Lone Tree Cemetery. Immediately following the services will be a BBQ lunch at the Telluride Elks Lodge for attendees.

The KOTO Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly board meeting this Tuesday, May 30th from 5:15 – 8pm in the Telluride Room at the library. The public, potential KOTO volunteers; and, in particular, KOTO DJs are encouraged to attend.

Telluride Yoga Center presents a special workshop on Memorial Day, TOMORROW, from 11am-1pm entitled “AYURVEDA – FROM SPRING TO SUMMER”.  Learn Ayurveda and Yoga practices for transitioning from Spring to Summer with visiting teacher Balaram Chandra. The focus will be on awareness in transitions, movement, and conscious self expression. For more information, visit tellurideyoga.com

Every TUESDAY, from 11am- 1pm at the Town Park Courts, it’s PICKLEBALL time!! Paddles, nets and balls will be provided.  Please bring balls and paddles if you have them.

The Telluride Historical Museum will celebrate the opening of its annual exhibit “The Valley Floor: Changing Identities of a Telluride Treasure” on June 1st from 5:30-7:30pm. This free event will take place at the Telluride Historical Museum and is open to all ages. Complimentary adult refreshments and appetizers will be served and there will be activities for the whole family. For more information, please contact Theresa at the Telluride Historical Museum at (970) 728-3344 x 2.

Next Saturday, June 3rd, it’s the annual “Huck Finn & Becky Thatcher Day” presented by the Telluride Elks Lodge, held at the kids’ pond in Telluride Town Park. Hay wagon rides with Roudy begin at 9:30am. Poles for the fishing derby will be handed out at 10:30am.

Next weekend is the Telluride Balloon Fest! Stay tuned to KOTO for further announcements and times of events.

Tri-County Health Network and ADRC invite you to attend an interactive presentation regarding Elder Abuse: learn how to recognize, refuse, and report scams, fraud and financial exploitation. Caregivers, Mandatory Reporters, Elders and concerned family members are encouraged to attend. The event is Tuesday, June 6th from 11am-1pm at Telluride’s Wilkinson Public Library. Lunch will be provided. Call Katie at 970-708-7096 to RSVP or email info@tchnetwork.org.

Greater Dolores Action Presents the 14th annual Dolores River Festival, taking place Saturday June 10th.  Gates open at 10am.  All day music with 10 bands on two stages, headliners include Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons. Beer Garden, Food vendors, Free Raft rides, River Parade, Kid Adventure Zone, Fun Run, Camping & RV spots, Dog Friendly.  Passes, lineup and info at doloresriverfestival.org

 

Monday, May 29th:

Birthdays: MELISSA ETHERIDGE, LATOYA JACKSON, JASON BRINK, JACK EAGLETON, DYLAN HANLEY, ANDREW MONKS, JACK PERA, KATIE BELLINGER, DANNY COWLEY, LISA SALLIBY

The public is welcome to attend Memorial Day Services sponsored by the American Legion and the Telluride Elks Lodge, taking place TODAY at 11am at the Lone Tree Cemetery. Immediately following the services will be a BBQ lunch at the Telluride Elks Lodge for attendees.

The KOTO Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly board meeting TOMORROW EVENING from 5:15 – 8pm in the Telluride Room at the library. The public, potential KOTO volunteers; and, in particular, KOTO DJs are encouraged to attend.

TOMORROW and every Tuesday, from 11am- 1pm at the Town Park Courts, it’s PICKLEBALL time!! Paddles, nets and balls will be provided.  Please bring balls and paddles if you have them.

The Telluride Historical Museum will celebrate the opening of its annual exhibit “The Valley Floor: Changing Identities of a Telluride Treasure” this Thursday, June 1st from 5:30-7:30pm. This free event will take place at the Telluride Historical Museum and is open to all ages. Complimentary adult refreshments and appetizers will be served and there will be activities for the whole family. For more information, please contact Theresa at the Telluride Historical Museum at (970) 728-3344 x 2.

This Saturday, June 3rd, it’s the annual “Huck Finn & Becky Thatcher Day” presented by the Telluride Elks Lodge, held at the kids’ pond in Telluride Town Park. Hay wagon rides with Roudy begin at 9:30am. Poles for the fishing derby will be handed out at 10:30am.

This weekend is the Telluride Balloon Fest! Stay tuned to KOTO for further announcements and times of events.