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Arts Briefs

Enviro center event to feature documentary

The Fort Lewis College Environmental Center will present its 13th annual REEL Environmental Film Experience on Thursday at the Smiley Auditorium with a screening of “DamNation.” Doors open at 5 p.m.; the film starts at 6 p.m.

The documentary, which examines a growing movement in the U.S. to decommission obsolete dams, follows the rebound of newly free-flowing rivers across America and looks at the individuals whose lives are devoted to fighting for healthy watersheds.

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A&E Happenings Oct. 17-23


Employee Arts Showcase, 4:30-6 p.m., Pine River Valley Bank, Bayfield branch, 301 Commerce Drive, 884-9583.

Cannondolls, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave., 247-4431.

Greg Ryder, 6 p.m., 6512’ Restaurant, 152 E. College Drive, 247-9083.

Robin Davis, 7 p.m., The Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave., 247-4431.

Durango Choral Society Concert: “He and She,” 7 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 910 East Third Ave., (800) 838-3006.

Taos Tango in Durango, 7-9 p.m., free lesson followed by dancing,...

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