Briefs

Next Lunch & Learn on communication

Registration is underway for the “Effective Communications” Lunch & Learn presentation that will be offered at noon Sept. 26 at TBK Bank, formerly First National Bank of Durango, at 259 W. Ninth...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Register now for 2018 Economic Summit

Registration is underway for the Leadership La Plata 2018 Economic Summit. The event will be held Oct. 24 at the Sky Ute Casino. The summit will bring together community business leaders in an...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Chamber to hold party for members on Sept. 20

The seventh annual Durango Chamber of Commerce Member Appreciation Party will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Alpine Bank, 1099 Main Ave. Catering will be provided by Steamworks and El Moro....

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

9-R Shared School accepting registrations

Durango 9-R Shared School is accepting registrations for the 2018-19 school year. Shared School is a program for home-schooled students in kindergarten through eighth grade. Elementary programs are...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

9-R to hold school open houses

Several school open houses remain on the schedule for Durango School District 9-R: From 5:15 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Riverview Elementary. From 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sunnyside Elementary. From 5:30...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Juniper School holds fundraiser, takes applications

The Juniper School will hold its inaugural fall fundraiser at The Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave., from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Tickets are $35 and will provide refreshments, appetizers and...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

DHS Theatre Troupe seeks patrons

Durango High School Theatre Troupe 1096 is conducting a patron drive. Patrons are provided discounted tickets to performances and preferred seating to shows. Visit DHS Troupe 1096 online for more...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Join 9-R board members for coffee

Durango 9-R school board members Shere Byrd and Mick Souder will be at the Escalante Durango Joe’s for a cup of coffee and a chance to share their experiences with the school district. The meeting...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Sept. 27 at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. Club committee activities will be discussed. Community members are welcome to attend. Lunch...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Daybreak Rotary to meet Wednesday

Durango Daybreak Rotary meets every Wednesday from 7 to 8 a.m. in the Eolus Room at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. On Wednesday, Susan Atkinson and John Purser from...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Animas High School Board of Directors to meet

The Animas High School Board of Directors will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday . The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. For agendas and minutes, visit...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School to hold picnic

Animas High School families, friends, alumni and supporters are invited to the AHS Back-to-School Picnic, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at Rotary Park. There will be live music, lawn games and a pot luck...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education