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Juniper School to offer open house

Enrolled students and their families are invited to attend an open house event from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at The Juniper School, 215 E. 12th St. Those who attend will meet in the cafeteria for a...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Juniper School to hold fundraiser

A fall fundraiser for The Juniper School will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave. Entry tickets will be available for purchase and provide a refreshment,...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Juniper School closes enrollment Sept. 30

The Juniper School will hold open enrollment for student applications through Sept. 30. For applications, visit https://bit.ly/2M66Ks5 . For more information, call 764-4185 or visit...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Genealogical Society to share German roots

Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society will hold a meeting at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. After a brief business meeting, a presentation about researching...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Friends of the Arts to meet Thursday

Durango Friends of the Arts will hold a general membership meeting Thursday in the Pullman Room at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. The meeting, one of the most important of the year, will discuss...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Animas High School Excellence Committee to meet

The School Excellence Committee will meet from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Animas High School, 271 Twin Buttes Ave. For more information, visit www.animashighschool.com/board-meetings .

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School to enroll until Sept. 30

Enrollment is open through Sept. 30 for the 2018-19 academic year at Animas High School, with openings available for ninth and 10th grade, with a wait list for 11th grade. Prospective students and...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

AARP Tax-Aid seeks volunteers

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program is seeking volunteers to help with the upcoming tax season. Tax-Aide offers free in-person preparation and assistance for all people, especially those 50 and...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Community

Dharma Center to host first art exhibition

The Durango Dharma Center is hosting its first art exhibit, “Intention-Stillness-Activity,” starting Sept. 14 in its downstairs gallery space. Five local artists – Carol Meckling, Barbara Klema,...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Merely Players to hold youth theater class auditions

Merely Players will hold auditions for its youth theater class, which will culminate in a production of “Our Town,” from 4-5 p.m. Sept. 17 and 18 at Animas High School, 271 twin Buttes Ave. ...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

WholeExpo to take place Saturday, Sunday in Durango

The 23rd annual WholeExpo – a Four Corners showcase of holistic and ecological products, services and seminars – will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Animas Valley Grange to hold potluck Saturday

A community barbecue potluck will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Animas Valley Grange, 7271 County Road 203. Burgers from James Ranch and lemonade will be served, and the event will feature...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News