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Free Medicare class offered to community

Janice Moore will offer a free Medicare supplement class for community members who are about to turn 65, planning to retire or interested in how the medical coverage works from noon to 1 p.m....

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango Botanical Society honors its docents

Durango Botanical Society recently recognized its docents, who volunteer at events and programs and conduct tours of Durango Botanic Gardens, during a luncheon at Dalton Ranch. Awards were...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

La Plata Quilters Guild guild to meet Thursday

La Plata Quilters Guild will meet Thursday at First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive. LeeAnn Vallejos of Stitch A Quilt and Sewing Boutique will present a historical trunk show of quilts...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. The guest speaker will be Frank Lockwood of the Durango Area Tourism Office. Lunch will be...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. Principals from Silver Wave Seafood Co. will discuss the start of a new Durango business....

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Rotary Club to hear from city of Durango officials

Durango Mayor Dick White and City Manager Ron LeBlanc will be the keynote speakers at a special Rotary Club of Durango meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. They will...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. The guest speaker will be Rachel Bauske, executive director of Local Volunteers of America....

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Rotary Club to hear about Durango Nature Studies

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Stephanie Weber, Durango Nature Studies executive director, will speak about how the nonprofit educates...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Senior center to offer computer classes

The “computer tutor,” Jon Cordalis, will teach computer classes in October at Durango/La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave. All classes will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and cost $20:...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

La Plata Quilters Guild to hold meeting

La Plata Quilters Guild will meet Thursday, Oct. 12, at First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive. A social time, with snacks, will begin at 5:30 p.m. The program and meeting starts at 6 p.m....

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. The club will welcome new exchange students from Germany and Argentina during the meeting....

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Public library ups its English language resources

Funds from the Colorado State Grants to Libraries recently allowed Durango Public Library to add more than 250 items to assist with English language learning. In partnership with Durango Adult...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community