Southwest Life

Daybreak Rotary to meet Wednesday

Durango Daybreak Rotary Club will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Eolus Room at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Foreign exchange student Lily Bisantz will present...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2018 | 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. La Plata County Judge Suzanne Carlson and Colorado State Patrol Cap. Adrian Driscoll will...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Dalton Ranch residents invited to North Animas Village presentation

Dalton Ranch area residents are invited to attend a presentation about the North Animas Village neighborhood organization, which will allow seniors to age comfortably in their own homes, at 4:30...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango Project Linus names coordinators

The Durango Area Chapter of Project Linus recently named Beth Emrich and Sandy Baumann as coordinators. Project Linus is a local nonprofit that distributes handmade blankets to children and...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango resident organizes Washington, D.C. rally

Durango resident Lyndsey Olish, founder of activist group Citizens Against American Apathy, recently announced that a permit was approved by the Department of the Interior to hold a rally and march...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango Elks Lodge wins national grant

Durango Elks Lodge No. 507 is the receipt of an Elks National Foundation Impact Grant in the amount of $8,000. Only 77 of 181 lodges that applied were awarded grants, and Durango was the only...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | 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. Mark Jastorff will discuss enrollment and a potential name change at Fort Lewis College....

DATE: Feb. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Prostate support group to meet at Durango library

The “Man to Man” prostate cancer support group will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. The meeting is open to those who are interested in or have...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango/La Plata Senior Center to offer ballroom dance classes

A six-session ballroom dancing class will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, starting Feb. 6, at Durango/La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave. The class will be taught by Connie Kintner...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Marvel to hold Ground Hog Day meal

The 50th annual Marvel United Methodist Church Ground Hog Day supper will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Feb. 3 at Marvel Grange, 217 County Road 133A, in Marvel. The menu includes ground hog (sausage),...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Durango/La Plata Senior Center to hold fall prevention class

An eight-session “Matter of Balance” series, a program that reduces the fear of falling and increases activity levels in older adults who are concerned about falling, will be offered from 12:45 to...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

La Plata County Extension Office director to speak to Rotary

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Darrin Parmenter, La Plata County Extension Office director and a Colorado State University...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community