Southwest Life

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 Hailey Voss, who will present about the exchange year she spent in...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

DHS grad completes basic Air Force training

U.S. Air Force Airman and 2017 Durango High School graduate Kylee C. Shilaikis, daughter of Robert H. Shilaikis of Durango and Shawna D. Shilaikis of Roswell, New Mexico, recently graduated from...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Public library to show ‘The True Cost’

A showing of the 2015 documentary “The True Cost” will be offered at 6 p.m. Sept. 26, at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. The documentary is about the “fast fashion” industry, and...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Senior center to host AARP meeting

The Durango chapter of AARP will hold a meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Durango/La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave. Victor Lopez will give a presentation about Advance Care Planning, living wills,...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Senior center to offer iPad, iPhone classes

Two classes about iPads and iPhones, taught by instructor Jon Cordalis, will be offered in September at Durango/La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave. An introduction class that covers basics,...

DATE: Sept. 14, 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 Kevin DesPlanques, a local unique furniture maker. Lunch will be...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Thank you Letters

Balchunas family thanks community Chris “Bal” Balchunas was hit while riding his bike to work at 5:30 a.m. Aug. 7 and suffered unfortunate injuries. The generous community of Durango raised, and...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Senior Calendar

Durango/La Plata Senior Center 2424 Main Ave., 382-6445 Monday 10 a.m. Visually Impaired Persons support group. 10:15 a.m. Watch Your Step exercise. Noon Recreational bridge. 12:45 p.m. ...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Fort Lewis College Calendar

Visit www.fortlewis.edu and click on “See All Events” to view the complete FLC events calendar. Saturday Self-defense class, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Aspen Hall, 247-7491, mbdufva@fortlewis.edu. Dance team...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

Vigil to be held Sunday to mark 100 days of sanctuary

A candlelight vigil to mark 100 days of sanctuary for Rosa Sabido will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, at United Methodist Church, 470 West Grand Ave., in Mancos. Sabido, who is facing...

DATE: Sept. 8, 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. Fred Bryant will speak about history and conservation ethics at the King Ranch. Lunch will be...

DATE: Sept. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community

September Library events

Durango Public Library Library Card Discount Program: To encourage community members to get a library card and shop locally, businesses participating in the program will offer discounts or...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community