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Veterans outreach event to be held

The La Plata County Veterans Service Officer Richard S Schleeter will be holding a veterans outreach event in Ignacio from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 5 in the multipurpose room at 258 Ute Rd. in...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Columbine Sunflower Christian Preschool to hold open house

An open house will be offered at 5 p.m. Sunday at the Columbine Sunflower Christian Preschool, 1775 Florida Road. Parents are asked bring their child’s registration packet and school supplies. The...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Columbine Christian to hold ice cream social

An annual ice cream social will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Columbine Christian School, 1775 Florida Road. Ice cream will be provided and attendees are asked to bring a topping to share. ...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Center of Southwest Studies to conclude lecture series

The Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College will conclude its “Women in the Southwest” summer lecture series at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with a presentation by Harvey Leake, “Slim Woman:...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

San Juan Regional Medical offering class

San Juan Regional Medical Center will offer a free “Healthy Eating Made Easy” class from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center, 109 E. La Plata St., in Farmington. A registered...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Animas High School begins classes Monday

Animas High School will begin its 2018-19 school year on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday with a staggered start for student orientation. Freshmen begin Monday; sophomores and juniors begin...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Daybreak Rotary to meet Wednesday

Durango Daybreak Rotary Club will meet from 7 to 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Eolus Room at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. The club conducts projects, such as wood delivery for...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Seniors Outdoors schedules activities

Seniors Outdoors will offer the following activities: Monday: 8:30 a.m., bike ride for intermediate road cyclists, call or email Bob Schuckhart at (832) 285-2373 or bschuck1@gmail.com. Wednesday: 8...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Referees sought for youth, adult soccer

The Colorado Soccer Referee Program announced that community members are being recruited to work as referees at upcoming youth and adult soccer games, leagues, tournaments and special events....

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

City to spray noxious weeds at Greenmount Cemetery

The city of Durango has contracted with Horizon Environmental Services to conduct noxious weed abatement Monday through Friday, with follow-up spot spraying to continue through August, at...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hop-harvesting event to be held Monday

The Old Fort at Hesperus, New Mexico State University, Pine River Hops and volunteers will meet at 7:30 a.m. Monday in front of Steamworks Brewing Co., 801 East Second Ave., and use its Hopster, or...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Heritage Dinner tickets on sale until Monday

Tickets are on sale through Monday for this year’s Culinary Heritage Dinner, which will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Animas Museum, 3065 West Second Ave. The dinner, according to...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News