Stuff to do: May 13-20, 2021

Stuff to do: May 13-20, 2021

Thursday13

“Fancy in Utah: Precious and Exotic Artifacts from the Bluff and Edge of the Cedars Great House Sites,” free webinar, 4 p.m. Register at www.CrowCanyon.org

 

LPEA Board Online Candidate Forum, 5-6:30 p.m. Hosted by Local First Foundation. Register at: www.local-first.org.

 

Tico Time Reggae Fest, 5-11 p.m., Tico Time Resort, 1 mile south of the state line. Also runs Fri. – Sat., May 15-16. www.ticotimeresort.com

 

SkaBQ returns, music from Sunny & The Whiskey Machine, 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.
 

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

 

Dustbowl Revival livestream concert, presented by the Sheridan Arts Foundation. Tickets start at $10 and are available at: www.sheridanoperahouse.com. Portion of proceeds goes to the Sheridan Arts Foundation.

 

Trivia night is back! 6:30-8:30 p.m., the Powerhouse, 1333 Camino Del Rio. Socially distanced tables, masks required. No groups larger than eight. $5 suggested team donations. Cash bar, food available from Soup Palette and Mariana's.

 

“Carrie: The Musical,” presented by DHS Toupe 1096, 7 p.m. Shows also run May 14-16. Limited tickets available. To purchase, go to: troupe1096.weebly.com

 

Southwest Colorado Community Forum, online, 7-8 p.m. Presented by Colorado Working Families Party, the Colorado AFL-CIO, and United Today, Stronger Tomorrow. Register at: mobilize.us/co-wfp/event/374164/

 

Ben Gibson plays, 7 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.


Friday14

"Mysteries and Histories" Friends of the Library Book Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., north patio of Durango Public Library. $1 a pound, cash or check only.

 

Tico Time Reggae Fest, all day, Tico Time Resort, 1 mile south of the state line. Also runs Sat., May 15. www.ticotimeresort.com

 

Gary B. Walker plays piano, 11a.m.-1 p.m., Jean-Pierre Bakery & Restaurant, 601 Main Ave.

 

"Through" group art show featuring 28 local artists, opening reception, 5-9 p.m., Studio & Gallery, 1027 Main Ave. Only eight people allowed in the gallery at once. Exhibit runs through May 22. For more info, go to: anddurango.com.

 

One-man show featuring David Yarrow, Sorrel Sky Gallery, 828 Main Ave.
 

Free Virtual Legal Clinic, 4-5 p.m. To sign up, call 970-563-9287. 
 

Red Eyed Djinn plays, 4 p.m. The Nugget, south of Purgatory on HWY 550.

 

Cindy Coleman Pastel Paintings opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Animas Chocolate & Coffee Co., 920 Main Ave., www.duckgirlart.com

 

Gary Watkins, 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.

 

“Carrie: The Musical,” presented by DHS Toupe 1096, 7 p.m. Shows also run May 15-16. Limited tickets available. To purchase, go to: troupe1096.weebly.com


Saturday15

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

 

DEVO 2021 Bike Swap, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Chapman Hill. durangodevo.com/bike-swap/

 

Garden Club of Durango Annual Plant Sale, 9-10:30 a.m., La Plata County Fairgrounds. Proceeds go to maintain the gardens at Santa Rita Park.

 

Tico Time Reggae Fest, all day, Tico Time Resort, 1 mile south of the state line. www.ticotimeresort.com

 

Henry Stoy plays piano, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Jean-Pierre Bakery & Restaurant, 601 Main Ave.

 

Return of the Jedi! 9:30-10:30 a.m., learn the Japanese weapons and techniques seen in “Star Wars.” Claire Viles Park (across from St. Columba). www.durangoaikido.com

 

Harvesting Solar Demonstration and Tour by Derek Wadsworth, Solar Works, 10 a.m.-12 noon, Animas Valley Grange, 7852 CR 203. Short indoor presentation requires mask and social distancing. Outdoor demonstration and tour will follow. For further information see Facebook.

 

Colorado Public Lands Day “Feel the Burn” interpretive mountain bike ride, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., Boggy Draw Maverick’s Trail. Hosted by San Juan Mountain Association. Free but $10 donation appreciated. Registers at: www.sjma.org/events/

 

Cindy Coleman Pastel Paintings Artist Demonstration, 1-4 p.m., Animas Chocolate & Coffee Co., 920 Main Ave. www.duckgirlart.com

 

4CORE EV Ride and Drive, 1-5 p.m., La Plata County Fairgrounds featuring the Kia Niro, Ford Mustang Mach-E, Nissan Leaf, Chevy Bolt and the Jeep Wrangler 4xe fourcore.org

 

“Carrie: The Musical,” presented by DHS Toupe 1096, show at 2 p.m. Show also runs May 16. Limited tickets available. To purchase, go to: troupe1096.weebly.com

 

Leah Orlikowski plays, 4 p.m. The Nugget, south of Purgatory on HWY 550.

 

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

 

Gary Watkins, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

“Sweet Simplicity,” live-stream classical concert, 7:30 p.m., presented by the San Juan Symphony and featuring the music of William Grant Still, Stacy Garrop, Benjamin Britten and Claude Debussy’s Sacred and Profane Dances. www.sanjuansymphony.org.

 

J. Calvin Trio plays, 7-10 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.


Sunday16

Henry Stoy plays piano, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Jean-Pierre Bakery & Restaurant, 601 Main Ave.

 

“Carrie: The Musical,” presented by DHS Toupe 1096, show at 2 p.m. Limited tickets available. To purchase, go to: troupe1096.weebly.com

 

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

Joel Racheff, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.


Monday17

Animas River Days Virtual Silent Auction, May 17-23, www.animasriverdays.com

 

Sand Canyon interpretive hike, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Sand Canyon/Rock Creek Trailhead. Hosted by San Juan Mountain Association. Free but $10 donation appreciated. Registers at: www.sjma.org/events/

 

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

 

Joel Racheff, 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.


Tuesday18

7 Rivers Farmers Market, 12-3 p.m., featuring local farmers, food vendors and artisans, La Plata County Fairgrounds. Masks and social distancing required.

 

Terry Rickard, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

 

Sean O’Brien, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave.

 

Spring Seminar Part 2: Day Hiking Essentials zoom presentation, 6-7:30 p.m. Hosted by Durango Outdoor Exchange and SJMA. Register at: www.sjma.org/events/

 

Book Launch: Chasing the Thrill by Daniel Barbarisi virtual conversation, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Maria’s Bookshop Facebook page.


Wednesday19

Return of the Jedi! 5:30-6:30 p.m., learn the Japanese weapons and techniques seen in Star Wars. Claire Viles Park (across from St. Columba). www.durangoaikido.com

 

Donny Johnson, 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.

 

Grant Livingston plays, 7-10 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.


Ongoing

Episode 7 of the Actor’s Journal now streaming, featuring Henry Winkler and more. Presented by the Durango Playfest. For tickets, go to: www.durangoplayfest.org/actors-journal
 

Alpacka Raft or Dalton golf raffle, benefit for the La Plata Open Space Conservancy. $10/ticket or five/$40. tickets for only $40. Available thru 10 a.m., May 10 at: www.lposc.org. Drawing at noon, May 10/

 

“Lace Up & Power On” Spring Virtual 5K for Girls on the Run of Western Colorado, thru May 19. Open to the public, all proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Western Colorado. Cost: $50 for a family of four; $15 for individual; and $10 per canine. Finisher’s certificate will be emailed to all registered participants. Sign up at: www.gotrwesterncolorado.org
 

Cindy Coleman Pastel Paintings art show, thru May 31, Animas Chocolate & Coffee Co., 920 Main Ave.

www.duckgirlart.com

 

Family Fun Geo-Caching-Style Adventure, a fundraiser for Fort Lewis Mesa Elementary, through May 16, around Durango and Hesperus. Choose from three levels of difficulty and use your smartphone and problem-solving skills to follow a map and clues to the hidden Roadrunner. Each map purchased will enter your name into a drawing for a grand prize associated with that map. For info., go to www.theroadrunnerchase.com.

 

Weekly Activity Kits for Kids and Teens, new kits come out every Tuesday, while supplies last, Durango Public Library. Stop by or arrange a curbside pickup: 970-375-3380 or reference@durangogov.org. 


Upcoming

“How Connected Was the Chaco World? A Social Network Perspective,” free online talk by Crow Canyon, Thurs., May 20, 4 p.m. Register at: www.crowcanyon.org

 

Author Discussion: Kathryn Wilder, author of Desert Chrome: Water, a Woman and Wild Horses in the West, zoom talk, Thurs., May 20, 6:30 p.m. www.mariasbookshop.com

 

Ben Gibson plays, Thurs., May 20, 7 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.

 

Joy of Missing Outs play, Fri., May 21, 7 p.m., Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.

 

Super Hero 5k fun run, Sat., May 22, 11 a.m., Eagle Park, Bayfield. Non-timed event for all ages and abilities. Super hero costumes encouraged. Masks required for starting line. Open to first 150 registrants. $10/adults and $5/children, which include free water bottle and prize drawings. Register at www.ourbayfieldparks.org.

 

Brendan Shafer plays, Sat., May 22, 12 noon, Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main.

 

Planet Petty, an 18+ performance, Sat., May 22, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Ernie’s @ 11th Street Station, corner of 11th & Main. Tables and individual seats can be purchased through Aria PettyOne via Facebook, Instagram or Email (AriaPettyOne@gmail.com)

 

 

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