Stuff to do: June 17-23, 2021

Stuff to do: June 17-23,  2021

Thursday 17

Cafe au Play free outdoor baby group, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 495 Florida Road (behind Christ the King church). 970-749-9607 for info. 

 

Outdoor Family Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Durango Public Library, northeast lawn. All unvaccinated people are requested to wear a mask. 

 

San Juan Citizens Alliance’s “The Scoop,” virtual talk about wildlife management, 5 p.m., more info at www.sanjuancitizens.org

 

Ben Gibson Duo plays, 5 p.m., Fur Trappers Steakhouse, Vallecito.

 

SkaBQ, live music, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Ska Brewing World HQ, 225 Girard St.

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.
 

Jose Villareal, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

The Black Velvet duo with Nina Sasaki & Larry Carver play, 6-8 p.m., Dandelion Café.

 

Live music, 6-8:30 p.m. every Thursday, James Ranch, HWY 550, Hermosa.

 

Trivia night 6:30-8:30 p.m., The Powerhouse, 1333 Camino Del Rio. No groups larger than eight. $5 suggested team donation. Bar, food trucks.

 

Beam Me Up Starlight Trivia, weekly 7:30-9:30 p.m., drag, trivia, prizes, Starlight Lounge, 937 Main Ave.

 

Jack Ellis, 7 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.

 

Geeks Who Drink Trivia, 8-10 p.m., The Roost, 128 E. College Dr.


Friday 18

Friends of the Library Book Sale, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Durango Public Library.

 

All Ages Summer Learning Program: Rock Painting, 3-6 p.m., Pine River Library park.     

 

iAM Music Fest, featuring Miller and The Other Sinners, 5-9 p.m., The Nugget Bar, south of Purgatory. Tickets: www.iammusicfest.us

 

Smelter Mountain Boys play, 7-10 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Dustin Burley, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

Ben Gibson Duo plays, 6 p.m., Weminuche Woodfire Grill, Vallecito.

 

Disco Night, 6-9 p.m., Chapman Hill Roller Rink. 

 

Silverton Summer Sounds Concert Series: Policulture plays, 6 p.m., Columbine Park, free.

 

Friday Nights at Fox Fire Farms, music, food and wine, 6-9 p.m., Fox Fire Farms, 5513 CR 321
Ignacio.

 

“Frozen: II,” free Movie in the Park, Durango Rec Center lawn, seating starts at 7:45 p.m., movie starts 15 minutes after sunset.


Saturday 19

Durango Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12 p.m., Saturdays through October. TBK Parking Lot, 259 W. 9th St. www.durangofarmersmarket.com

 

Bear Smart Bird Feeder Exchange, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring in your bird feeder and get a hanging flower basket, Pine River Library park.

 

Father’s Day Bike Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., The Powerhouse, 1333 Camino Del Rio, www.powsci.org.

 

Explore the Japanese bokken (sword) and jo (staff) 9:30-10:30 a.m., Claire Viles Park (across from St. Columba). www.durangoaikido.com

 

2nd annual Juneteenth Celebration, 2-4 p.m., Rotary Park. Presented by Southwest Movement for Black Lives and Durango Peace & Justice. Featuring educational speakers, food vendors, crafts and more. Free and family friendly.  For more information, search "Durango Juneteenth" on Facebook.

 

The iAM Music Fest: Baracutango & Hello Dollface play, 4:30 p.m., Buckley Park, www.iammusicfest.us.

 

Leah Orlikowski, 5 p.m., The Nugget, HWY 550 south of Purgatory.

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Matt Rupnow, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

Jack Ellis & Larry Carver play, 6-9 p.m., Fur Trapper’s Steakhouse, 701 E. 2nd Ave.

 

Disco Night, 6-9 p.m., Chapman Hill Roller Rink.

 

“An Evening of Close-up Magic” with Mysto the Magi, 8 p.m., Four Leaves Winery, 528 Main Ave.

 

iAM Music Fest After Party, 9:30 p.m. Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College.

 

Peter Rowan and Jerry Douglas play, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride, www.sheridanoperahouse.com


Sunday 20

Terry Rickard plays, 12 p.m. Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main

 

Father’s Day Reggae Beach Party featuring multiple bands, 1-6 p.m., Tico Time River Resort, 1 miles south of the stateline.

 

The Black Velvet duo with Nina Sasaki & Larry Carver, 4-7 p.m., Wines of the San Juan, 233 NM-511, Blanco, N.M.

 

Blue Moon Ramblers play, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.
 

Brendan Shafer plays, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.


Monday 21

Meditation and Dharma Talk, 5:30-6:15 p.m. Online at www.durangodharmacenter.org

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Rob Webster, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.


Tuesday 22

Teen Summer Learning Program: Crafting-Solar Printing, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Pine River Library.

 

Summer reading program at Durango Public Library, Tuesdays thru July 31. Programs and events for babies, kids, teens and adults. For info, stop by or call 970-375-3380.

 

Reeder and Spencer play, 12-4 p.m., Weminuche Grill, Vallecito.

 

Twin Buttes Farm Stand, Tuesdays thru October, 3-6 p.m., 165 Tipple Ave., www.twinbuttesfarm.com

 

Bitcoin Study Group, Tuesdays, 5:30-7 p.m., Zia North patio. Meet people and learn about Bitcoin. For info., call 970-426-2464 or email bitcoinstudygroup@protonmail.com

 

Tracy Wiebeck plays, 5 p.m., 11th Street Station.

 

Acoustic Music Jam, Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., Rotary Park, all instruments and singers welcome. For info: 970-259-3408.

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Leah Orlikowski, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

Live music, 6-8:30 p.m. every Thursday, James Ranch, HWY 550, Hermosa.


Wednesday 23

Spanish Conversation Hour, 1-2 p.m., Pine River Library, Bayfield.

 

Virtual book club, 2-3 p.m., non-traditional book club to discuss whatever you're reading or watching. For info., e-mail spenser.snarr@durangogov.org.

 

Trail Work at Twin Buttes, 4:30-7 p.m. Registration required at www.durangotrails.org

 

Explore the Japanese bokken (sword) and jo (staff) 5:30-6:30 p.m., Claire Viles Park (across from St. Columba). www.durangoaikido.com

 

Adam Swanson, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Terry Rickard, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

The Jeff Solon Jazz Duo, 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays thru Sept. 8, Dandelion Café, 725 E. 2nd Ave.

 

“Being Bear Aware,” free online lecture, part of Bear Smart Durango’s online speaker series, 6:30-8 p.m. Register at bearsmartdurango.org

 

Chuck Hank plays, 7 p.m., 11th Street Station.


Ongoing

Art Exhibit for the American Cancer Society, thru June, “window-only” show, Durango Arts Center, featuring the works of Durango Arts Center board president, Mike Scieska. All works are under $400 and all proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society. 

 

The Pine River Valley Heritage Society Museum, open from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 11 East Mill St., Bayfield. Free admission. www.pineriverheritage.org

 

Sunnyside and Fort Lewis Mesa libraries are open 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday to Friday through Aug. 20. Summer Reading on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. through July 28. Call 375-3816 for more info.


Upcoming

Fresh Air Outdoor Meditation with Erin Treat, June 24, 6:30-7 p.m., Claire Viles Park, hosted by the Durango Dharma Center, durangodharmacenter.org

 

David Gessner reads and discusses his new book, Quiet Desperation, Savage Delight, about Henry David Thoreau, June 24, 6:30 p.m., Fenceline Cider, Mancos. Sponsored by The Gulch and Torrey House Press.

 

Josh Mendrala plays, June 24, 5 p.m., 11th Street Station.

 

LEGO Club, June 25, 10 a.m.-12 noon, Durango Public Library.

 

One-man art show featuring Greg Overton, June 25, Sorrel Sky Gallery, 828 Main Ave.

 

Six Dollar String Band plays, June 25, 5 p.m., 11th Street Station.

 

Posh Josh & OMEGA play, June 25, 10 p.m., Animas City Theatre, 128 E. College Dr. Tickets and info at: www.animascitytheatre.com

 

Ride of the Ancients, century or 30-mile gravel grinder loop, June 26, Dolores. www.rideoftheancients.com

 

LVDY plays, June 26, Sheridan Opera House, www.sheridanoperahouse.com

 

Super Pride festival, 5 p.m., June 26, Buckley Park.
 

Reeder and Spencer play, June 26, 3-7 p.m., Fox Fire Farms, Ignacio.

 

Veterans Annual River Float & Picnic, June 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free raft trips for veterans & their families. Registration 10:30 a.m. For info, contact Info@DurangoRafting.com

 

 

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