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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

Rotary of Durango welcomes new leader

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. The club will welcome new Rotary district governor Chris Peterson, who will present his vision and...

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

Public to discuss College Drive, East Eighth Avenue safety project

The first public meeting about the College Drive and East Eighth Avenue safety project will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Sunlight Room at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main...

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

Fort Lewis College Glow Run to be held Friday

The 5K Glow Run and 1K Walk will be held to support the Sexual Assault Services Organization at 7 p.m. Friday at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. The event is organized by the FLC Title IX...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Chili Chase’ fundraiser returning to Durango

San Juan Mountains Association will hold its annual “Chili Chase” fundraiser Sept. 15 at Backcountry Experience, 1205 Camino del Rio. The event features a 10K trail run through Overend Mountain...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Public to discuss redevelopment at Durango Christian Church site

The Durango Planning Department will hold a neighborhood informational meeting about the redevelopment proposal for Durango Christian Church from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at 1105 East Third Ave....

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aztec Ruins to tell Zuni origin story

A presentation about the Zuni origin story will be offered at 7 p.m. Friday at the Aztec Ruins National Monument Visitor Center, 725 Ruins Road, in Aztec. Curtis Quam, museum technician and...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Center of Southwest Studies releases schedule of fall programs

The Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College released its fall schedule. All events are held at 5:30 p.m. in the Lyceum Room (Room 120) at the center, 1000 Rim Drive. The schedule...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Food safety trainings offered in September

The Colorado State University Extension Office will sponsor National Restaurant Association “ServSafe” food safety trainings in September at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave. Sessions...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Durango Dharma Center to teach mindfulness

An introduction to mindfulness course will be offered from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 19 through Oct. 17, at Durango Dharma Center, 1800 East Third Ave., Suite 109. Dharma Center meditation...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Religion