Cortez library hosts ranger, lesson on food

The Cortez Public Library’s weekly Storytime will feature “Take a Hike!” with park ranger Jennifer Frost of the Canyon of the Ancients National Monument Visitors Center and Museum at 10:30 a.m....

DATE: June 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Conservation District opens scholarship program

La Plata Conservation District recently opened its 2018-19 scholarship program for high school seniors attending college in the fall and currently-enrolled college students. The program appoints...

DATE: March 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Seniors invited to November computer classes

The “computer tutor,” Jon Cordalis, will teach computer classes in November 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. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Kiwanis Club to hold Pancake Day event

Kiwanis Club of Durango will celebrate the 62nd annual Pancake Day from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Exhibit Hall at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham,...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Parents invited to mindfulness, nutrition talk

A free 90-minute presentation, “Mindfulness and Nutrition Tips for Raising Healthy, Happy Kids,” by Mackenzie Nichols and JoAnne Hibbard will be offered from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Cafe of...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Rec center to offer self-defense class for women

A women’s self-defense workshop will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 9 at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Conflict-solutions specialist and head instructor at Kokikai Durango,...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Celebration of life to be held for Jeff Deitch

A celebration of life for Jeff Deitch, called “Jeff Deitch: Celebrating an Extraordinary Life,” will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 19 at Congregation Har Shalom, 2537 County Road 203. The event will...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Heath education center to hold open house in Durango

Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center will hold an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at its new location in the Commons Building, 701 Camino del Rio. The event is open to...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Navajo State Park to host bear-awareness, rock-art events

Navajo State Park invites the public to two programs. At 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, a presentation at the amphitheater will address bear awareness and how to camp where bears may be present. From...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. The speaker will be Mike Smedley, who writes the Action Line column in The Durango...

DATE: July 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Rotary Club to hear about Uzbekistan

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Nigora Usmanova, a young woman from Uzbekistan, will speak about her native country. Usmanova will visit...

DATE: July 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Allison Presbyterian to offer chicken barbecue

Allison Presbyterian Community Church will host its annual chicken barbecue from 5 to 7 p.m. July 8 in the church yard, 2724 County Road 329, Ignacio. Chicken “with all the trimmings,” dinner...

DATE: July 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN