Event closures and schedule changes have been announced because of the coronavirus.
ConcertsDurango Bach Festival Finale, scheduled for 7 p.m. postponed, date TBA. For more information, visit www.durangobachfestival.com.Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, all shows suspended through April 8. Includes scheduled performances by: Yarn (March 15), An Evening with Suzy Bogguss (Mar. 18), Yamato – The Drummers of Japan (Mar. 25), The Del McCoury Band (April 1) and The High Kings (April 8), as well as The Met Live in HD, originally set to be screened in the Vallecito Room at the college this Saturday. Ticket holders for any of the postponed shows can obtain refunds or hold the tickets for future rescheduling of the shows. Tickets currently held by Concert Hall patrons for the postponed shows will be honored. Current ticket holders do not need to seek replacement tickets. Those seeking refunds for the postponed shows are asked to call the Ticket Office at 247-7657 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements. Refunds are not available through the Concert Hall website.
Be Frank: All before and after school Be Frank Orchestra Programs are suspended until further notice. Students are encouraged to take their instruments home so they can practice. Instructors plan to reach out with resources for students to work on at home. This is a preventive measure on the part of school officials and not because of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in schools.Urban Cowboy Reunion, starring Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee, scheduled for March 28 at Sky Ute casino Resort, has been postponed, according to the casino’s website. According to the casino’s website, the show is being rescheduled and a new date will be announced in the coming weeks. Ticket-holders will be notified and can keep their tickets for the future date or receive a full refund. For more information, contact Tracy Leppert by phone at 563.1752 or by email at email@example.com.CommunityThe city of Durango will close the Durango Community Recreation Center, the Durango Public Library, Chapman Hill ski area and ice rink and Durango Gymnastics from March 16 to April 7.Friends of the Library spring book sale, originally scheduled for March 27 and March 28 at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., is canceled.Women’s Resource Center has canceled Womenade for March 23 and postponed the Extraordinary Women Award dinner originally scheduled for March at DoubleTree Hotel and the Girls Night Out planned for March 31 at Conundrum Escape Rooms.AAUW Durango branch book and author event scheduled for April 4 has been canceled.Durango-La Plata County Airport Commission meeting scheduled for March 19 has been canceled.Manna Soup Kitchen will have altered meal service this weekend. Meals will be served out the back door Saturday and Sunday to limit any large groups forming. Meals will be available this way from 7 to 10:15 a.m. Services, including laundry and showers, will be suspended for the weekend. A more complete plan and update will come Monday.Montezuma CountyThe Four States Ag Expo, scheduled for March 19-21, has been postponed and rescheduled for Sept. 25-27.