On the town

On the town

Thursday18

Yoga Flow, 8 a.m., Pine River Library.
 
Sight-in Days, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., event also runs Oct. 19 and Nov. 1-2, Durango Gun Club Outdoor Range. 749-3453.
 
Beginner Tai Chi, 9:15-10:15 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
?Baby Meetup with Durango Café au Play, 9:30-11:30 a.m., 2307 Columbine. durangocafeauplay.org.
 
Baby Meetup, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Columbine House at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 419 San Juan Dr.
 
Office Hours with La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff, 10 a.m.-noon, Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Little Artists, for toddlers and preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Toddler Storytime, 10:30-11 a.m., Durango Public Library.
 
Here to Hear: Office Hour with City Councilor Dick White, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., City Hall, 949 2nd Ave.
 
Luminaries Toastmasters, public speaking club open to all, noon, La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 E. 2nd Ave.
 
Afterschool Awesome! for K-5th graders, 3:30 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Drop-in Tennis, all ages, 4 p.m., Fort Lewis College. www.durangotennis.com.
 
Kidz Klub, 4 p.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
“Doc Swords,” PTSD Social Club for Veterans, 4-6 p.m., VFW, 1550 Main Ave.
 
Farmers Market, 4-8 p.m., Three Springs Plaza.
 
Lacey Black perform, 5-7 p.m., Ska Brewing, 225 Girard St.
 
Death Café, gathering for people to talk about death and dying, 5:30 p.m., Mancos Public Library.
 
Sitting Meditation, 5:30-6:15 p.m., Durango Dharma Center, 1800 E. 3rd Ave.
 
“Dawnland” screening, followed by discussion, part of Indie Lens Pop-Up, 6-8 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
Powerhouse Pub Trivia, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio. www.powsci.org.
 
“Fairness to the Future: The American Dream Meets Sustainability,” part of the Life Long Learning Lecture Series, 7 p.m., FLC Noble Hall, Room 130. www.fortlewis.edu/professionalassociates.
 
No Man’s Land Film Festival, hosted by Durango Chapter of the American Alpine Club, 8 p.m., FLC Student Union, Vallecito Room. nomanslandfilmfestival.org.
 
“The Witch” screening, 7:30 p.m., Sunflower Theatre in Cortez. www.sunflowertheatre.org.
 
Open Mic & Stand-Up Comedy, 8 p.m., El Rancho Tavern, 975 Main Ave.
 
Karaoke with Crazy Charlie, 8 p.m.-close, Wild Horse Saloon, 601 E. 2nd Ave.
 
David Starfire’s Primal Tour, with special guest DJ CodeStar, 10 p.m., Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College Dr.  www.animascitytheatre.com.

Friday19

2018 Colorado High School League MTB Championships, Oct. 19-21, Durango Mesa. coloradomtb.org
 
Durango Early Bird Toastmasters, 7-8:30 a.m., LPEA, 45 Stewart St. 769-7615.
 
Free yoga, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Lively Boutique, 809 Main Ave.
 
Engage, Exchange, Explore: Book Walks, meet at Ignacio Library for carpool at 9:15 a.m. or at Little Bear Trailhead for walk back to library at 9:30 a.m. 563-9287.
 
Walk and Talk About Books, take a stroll and chat about your favorite books, hosted by Ignacio Community Library, meet at library to carpool to trailhead at 9:15 a.m. or meet at the Dome Trailhead at 9:30 a.m.
 
Zumba Gold, 9:30-10:15 a.m., La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
Open Art Studio, 10 a.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Science Fridays, kindergarten-3rd graders,10-11 a.m.; 4th and 5th graders, 11 a.m.-noon. Mancos Public Library.
 
Lactation Support, 10 a.m.-noon, Prenatal Yoga, noon-1 p.m., Durango Café au Play, 1309 E. 3rd Ave., Room 201. 749-9607 or durangocafeauplay.org.
 
Caregiver Café, open playtime, 10:30 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Storytime, 10:30-11 a.m., Durango Public Library.
 
Intermediate Tai Chi, 10-11 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
La Plata Civil Dialogue free public event to restore civil dialogue, people from all across political spectrum invited, noon, La Plata County Fairgrounds, Florida Room. www.facebook.com/laplatacivildialogue.
 
Twin Buttes Farm Stand, 3-6:30 p.m., Twin Buttes Farm, Highway 160.
 
STEAM Lab: Marble Roller Coasters, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
Spanish Speaking Parents & Littles Fridays, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Durango Café au Play, 1309 E. 3rd Ave., Room 201. durangocafeauplay.org.
 
Downtown Durango Balloon Glow, part of the Animas Valley Balloon Rally, 6 p.m., 500 Block of Main Avenue. www.downtowndurango.org/balloonglow.
 
Pozole Parade, prelude and fundraiser for the inaugural Festival De Los Muertos, 6-8:30 p.m., Durango Arts Center, 802 E. 2nd Ave. www.durangoarts.org.
 
Friday Night Funk Jam with Bootyconda, 6-9 p.m., Starlight Lounge, 937 Main Ave.
 
The Raven Narratives features “Belonging,” 7:30 p.m., Mancos United Methodist Church. ravennarratives.org.
 
Soles4Souls shoe drive hosted by FLC Volleyball Team, donations accepted for free admission to game against Western State, 7 p.m., Fort Lewis College Whalen Gym; donations also accepted at FLC Aquatic Center, Durango Rec Center, Durango and Ignacio High Schools, thru Oct. 21. Soles4souls.org.
 
Teen Game Night, 7-10 p.m., Mancos Public Library. 533-7600.
 
Open Mic Night, 7-11 p.m., Steaming Bean, 900 Main Ave. 403-1200.
 
Leah Grams Johnson performs, 7:30 p.m., Sunflower Theatre in Cortez. www.sunflowertheatre.org.
 
The Jelly Bellies perform, 8 p.m., Billy Goat Saloon in Gem Village.
 
DJ P.A., 8:30 p.m., Blondies in Cortez. 739-4944.
 
Elder Grown with special guest The Jive Tribe, 9:45 p.m., Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College Dr.  www.animascitytheatre.com.

Saturday20

2018 Colorado High School League MTB Championships, Durango Mesa. coloradomtb.org
Peanuts Great Pumpkin Patch Express, Oct. 20-21, Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. www.durangotrain.com.
 
Animas Valley Balloon Rally Mass Ascension, 8-8:30 a.m., Hermosa Meadows Road. animasvalleyballoonrally.com.
 
Drop-in Tennis, all ages, 9 a.m., Durango High School courts. www.durangotennis.com.
 
Durango Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-noon, music by Darryl Kuntz, TBK Bank parking lot, 259 W. 9th St. www.durangofarmersmarket.com.
 
Genealogy Drop-In Workshop, hosted by Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
ICL MakerSpace, 10 a.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Henry Stoy performs, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Jean-Pierre Café, 601 Main Ave. 570-650-5982.
 
VFW Indoor Flea Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 1550 Main Ave. 247-0384.
 
Harvest Fest, featuring hayrides, candy, face painting, music from Bob’s Yr Uncle and more, noon-4 p.m., Durango Nursery and Supply, 271 Kay Cee Lane. 259-8800.
 
Friends of the Library Murder Mystery Event, Part One, 2 p.m., Part Two, 6 p.m., Ignacio Community Library.
 
iAM Music Fest Concerts, 5 p.m.-midnight, 11th Street Station.
 
The Black Velvet Duo performs, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle, 699 Main Ave.
 
Kirtan, 6-8 p.m., Oct. 20, Studio 10, Smiley Building, 1309 E. 3rd Ave.
 
Animas Valley Balloon Rally Valley Glow, 6-9 p.m., Hermosa Meadows Road. animasvalleyballoonrally.com.
 
The Raven Narratives features “Belonging,” 7:30 p.m., Durango Arts Center, 802 E. 2nd Ave. ravennarratives.org.
 
Jarabe Mexicano performs, 7:30 p.m., Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. www.durangoconcerts.com.
 
Comedy Cocktail open mic stand up, 8 p.m., Eno Wine Bar, 723 E. 2nd Ave.
 
DJ Noonz, 8 p.m.-close, Moe’s, 937 Main Ave.
 
CONNECT featuring Posh Josh & Friends, 10 p.m., Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College Drive. www.animascitytheatre.com.

Sunday21

2018 Colorado High School League MTB Championships, Durango Mesa. coloradomtb.org
 
Animas Valley Balloon Rally Mass Ascension, 8-8:30 a.m., Hermosa Meadows Road. animasvalleyballoonrally.com.
 
Veterans Breakfast, 9-11 a.m., Elks Club, 901 E. 2nd Ave. 946-4831.
 
Henry Stoy performs, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Jean-Pierre Café, 601 Main Ave. 570-650-5982.
 
ICL MakerSpace, 11 a.m., Ignacio Community Library.
 
Irish Jam, 12:30-4 p.m., Irish Embassy, 900 Main Ave.
 
Writers’ Workshop, 2 p.m., Ignacio Community Library.
 
Blue Moon Ramblers, 7 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

Monday22

Yogalates, 9 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Play days, 10 a.m., also Wed., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Watch Your Step class, 10:15-11:15 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
Monday Music, 10:30 a.m., Durango Café au Play, 1309 E. 3rd Ave., Room 201. durangocafeauplay.org.
 
Talk with Luis Benitez, director of Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office, 1:30-3:30 p.m., FLC Chemistry Building, Room 130.
 
“Recreation and Resilience after the 416,” silent auction, screening of “America’s Forests,” talk with Luis Benitez, and panel discussion on business, recreation, conservation and land management, 5-8:30 p.m., Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio. www.mountainstudies.org.
 
Trivia Night, 7 p.m., Blondies in Cortez.
 
Classic Movie Monday, 7 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Learn to Square Dance, with Wild West Squares, 7-8:30 p.m., Florida Grange, 656 Hwy 172. 903-6478.

Tuesday23

Yoga for All, 9 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Beginner Tai Chi, 9:15-10:15 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
Toddler Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., Durango Café au Play, 1309 E. 3rd Ave., Room 201. durangocafeauplay.org.
 
Zumba Gold, 9:30-10:15 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
Card Making, 10 a.m., Pine River Senior Center in Bayfield.
 
Storytime, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Mancos Public Library. 533-7600.
 
Tuesday Crafternoons, 1 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
ICL Knitters, 1-3 p.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Baby Storytime, 2-2:30 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
Smiley Farmers Market, 3-6 p.m., Smiley Building, 1309 E. 3rd Ave.
 
Twin Buttes Farm Stand, 3-6:30 p.m., Twin Buttes Farm, Highway 160.
 
Teen Time! 3:30 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Inklings, book club for grades 3-5, 4 p.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Drop-in Tennis, all ages, 4 p.m., Fort Lewis College courts. www.durangotennis.com.
 
Mark Kroos Guitar Concert, 4:30 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Family Reading Circles, dinner, story time, crafts and games, 5:30 p.m., Ignacio Community Library. Register at 563-9287.
 
Rotary Club of Durango, presentation by Sandy Irwin with the Durango Public Library, 6 p.m., Strater Hotel. 385-7899.
 
Community Uke Jam, 6 p.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Knit or Crochet with Kathy Graf, 6-7 p.m., Mancos Public Library. 533-7600.
 
Durango Diaries: Media Insight – How We Cover Suicide, 6-7:15 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
“Collecting Family Histories and Stories” presented by Ruth Lambert, 6:30 p.m., Animas Valley Grange Hall, 7271 County Road 203. www.facebook.com/animasvalleygrange/.
 
DJ Crazy Charlie hosts karaoke, 6:30-10:30 p.m., Billy Goat Saloon in Gem Village.
 
Open Mic Night, 7 p.m., Blondies in Cortez. 920-539-9998.
 
Open Mic Night, 8 p.m.-close, Moe’s Lounge, 937 Main Ave.

Wednesday24

12th annual Economic Summit, hosted by the La Plata County Economic Development Alliance, Sky Ute Casino & Resort. 259-1700.
 
Morning Meditation, 8 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield. 884-2222.
 
Storytime, 10-11 a.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Little Readers, stories, activities and crafts, 10:30 a.m., Pine River Library in Bayfield.
 
Intermediate Tai Chi, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Durango Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave.
 
Pine River Valley Centennial Rotary Club, noon, Tequila’s in Bayfield.
 
Free Trauma Conscious Yoga for Veterans and Families, noon-1 p.m., Elks Lodge, 901 E. 2nd Ave.
 
Open Knitting Group, 1-3 p.m., Smiley Café, 1309 E. 3rd Ave.
 
Teen Café, for grades 6-12, 2 p.m., ICL MakerSpace, 2 p.m., Ignacio Community Library. 563-9287.
 
Floor Barre Class, 3-4 p.m., Absolute Physical Therapy, 277 E. 8th Ave. 764-4094.
 
Tween Time: Trivia!, 4-5 p.m., Durango Public Library.
 
After-school program for grades 1 – 5, 4:15-5:15 p.m., Mancos Public Library.
 
Aztec Farmers Market, 4:30-7 p.m., Westside Plaza parking lot in Aztec.
 
Free Evening: Astronomy demos, moon rocks, telescopes, 5-7 p.m., Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio.
 
“The Renaissance Palace on Main Avenue” with Judith Reynolds, 5:30 p.m., Center of Southwest Studies, Lyceum Room 120. 247-7456.
 
Thank the Veterans potluck, Peter Neds and Glenn Keefe perform, 5:30-8:30 p.m., VFW, 1550 Main Ave. 828-7777.
 
Geeks Who Drink Trivia, 6:30 p.m., BREW Pub & Kitchen, 117 W. College Dr. 259-5959.
 
Pub Quiz, 6:30 p.m., Irish Embassy, 900 Main Ave.
 
Karaoke, 8 p.m., Blondies in Cortez.
 
Karaoke with Crazy Charlie, 8 p.m.-close, Wild Horse Saloon, 601 E. 2nd Ave.

Ongoing

“The Silver Thread,” thru Oct. 27, Friends of the Arts Gallery at Durango Arts Center, 802 E. 2nd Ave. www.durangoarts.org.
 
“Destination Durango Paint-Out,” presented by Plein Air Artists of Colorado, thru October, Sorrel Sky Gallery, 828 Main Ave.
 
“Peter Precourt: The Katrina Chronicles,” exhibit runs thru Nov. 1, FLC Art Gallery.
 
“Living with Wolves” photographic exhibit, “Lummi Nation Bear Totem Pole” and “Riders of the West,” exhibits, thru Nov. 30, Southern Ute Museum, 503 Ouray Drive.  www.southernutemuseum.org.
 
“Ben Nighthorse Campbell: Becoming Cheyenne,” exhibit runs thru Dec. 14, FLC Center of Southwest Studies.
 
Free one-on-one technology tutoring, Durango Library. Register at 375-3382 or www.durangopubliclibrary.org.
 
Tuesday Tech Time, appointments throughout the day, Pine River Library in Bayfield. Register at 884-2222.
 
Live music, nightly, Diamond Belle & The Office, 699 Main Ave.
 
Karaoke, 8 p.m., Thur-Sun, 8th Ave. Tavern, 509 E 8th Ave.

Upcoming

Halloween Family Storytime and Trick-or-Treating, 10:30 a.m., Oct. 25, Durango Public Library. 375-3380.
 
The Wild Rose Gang performs, 5-7 p.m., Oct. 25, Ska Brewing, 225 Girard St.
 
 “Hacking the Planet: The Climate Engineering Reality” screening and Q&A with lead researcher and producer of film, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Oct. 26, La Plata County Fairgrounds.
 
“The Story of Chicken Raper” screening, followed by Q&A with filmmaker Cody Perry, 7 p.m., Oct. 26, Sunflower Theatre in Cortez. www.sunflowertheatre.org.
 
Stooki Sound performs with special guests Scoffa & Snarky and Brain Spiders, doors open, 9 p.m., show begins, 10 p.m., Oct. 26, Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College Drive. www.animascitytheatre.com.
 
Pine Needle Mountaineering’s 10th annual Ski Swap, 9 a.m., Oct. 27, Pine Needle Mountaineering, 835 Main Ave.