• Telluride Library: 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

    3 days ago.

    1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is as simple as it sounds: Read 1,000 books to or with your child before he or she enters kindergarten. The positive cognitive and social development impacts reading together has on children is astounding. Even babies? Really? Really.…

  • Telluride Library: Psychology of Meditation

    6 days ago.

    The Psychology of Meditation at Wilkinson Public Library, Monday, October 20, 6:00 – 8 p.m. The introductory lecture and discussion by Telluride resident Dr. Jonathan Barfield provides an experiential, scientific and psychological examination of the process of meditation. "I will draw from ancient…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Ahead at Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    1 week ago.

    The following is a story about change, perhaps the only constant in the known universe. Like mountain weather. Like winter (and may it be wet) follows one of the most show-offy falls Telluride has ever seen. TRANSITION He smells transition, feels change…

  • Fall Sunday: Reading Into the Off-Season

    1 week ago.

    In Telluride, we can no longer pretend that it’s summer. Gone are the days when the sun baked Main Street and the San Miguel River tempted us to dip in its waters. Gone are the river and all wildness that…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Ahead at Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    2 weeks ago.

    Editor’s note: I am reminded of the man every day. A talented sculptor, one of his mobiles sits on the coffee table in our living room. But I had not seen or heard from Oleh Lysiak for over 20 years. Ah, the wonders of…

  • Talking Gourds Poetry Club 10/7

    2 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds' guest performer for Tuesday, Oct. 7, will be Farmington horror writer and spelunker/poet Scott Nicolay. The reading takes place Arroyo’s at 6 p.m. Be prepared to be scared. To wriggle through Frankensteinian rips in the fabric of…

  • Between the Covers: “Searching for Pekpek"

    3 weeks ago.

    Andrew Mack talk and booksigning at Telluride Library Wednesday October 1st at 6 p.m. Co-hosted by Between the Covers Bookstore. In 1987, Andrew Mack immersed himself in a vast expanse of roadless, old growth rainforest of Papua New Guinea. He and his…

  • How Chris McCandless Died

    4 weeks ago.

    In a piece published in The New Yorker, Jon Krakaur revisits the mystery of how Christopher McCandless, the subject of his book, (and the subsequent film that premiered in Telluride), "Into The Wild," died. Twenty-one years ago this month, on September 6,…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Ahead at Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    1 month ago.

    Editor’s note: I am reminded of the man every day. A talented sculptor, one of his mobiles sits on the coffee table in our living room. But I had not seen or heard from Oleh Lysiak for over 20 years. Ah, the wonders of…

  • His Holiness

    1 month ago.

    He’s back and better than ever. Telluride Inside... and Out is delighted to welcome Rob Schultheis back to our family of writers. Among Telluride's many talented makers of marks on paper, Rob is an alpha male. In his regular columns and…

  • Friends of the Library: Book Sale This Weekend

    1 month ago.

    What happens when the curtain closes on Telluride Blues & Brews? Yes, lots of folks high tail it out of town. But if you are the part of the crowd that hangs around to watch the colors changing, the next big…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Looking Ahead at Telluride’s Raunchy Past

    1 month ago.

    Editor’s note: I am reminded of the man every day. A talented sculptor, one of his mobiles sits on the coffee table in our living room. But I had not seen or heard from Oleh Lysiak for over 20 years. Ah, the wonders of…

  • Poets’ Corner: Goodtimes On the Fall

    1 month ago.

    Feel that cold breeze in the air? Summer is in the rear view mirror. Fall is canopies of red, gold and orange leaves. It is puffy vests, cashmere sweaters and boots once again. It is lattes – it is always…

  • Poets’ Corner: Bridger for Fall

    1 month ago.

    Editor’s Note: Kierstin Bridger is the 2011 winner of Telluride Arts’ Mark Fischer Poetry Prize and a regular contributor to Telluride Inside… and Out. Possibly the edgiest member of our family of fabulous writers/poets, including Word Woman Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer and “Feelosophy”…

  • Poets’ Corner: Feela Celebrates Back to School

    1 month ago.

    Editor’s note: We reached out to our circle of poets for their take on the arrival of Fall. Telluride Inside... and Out regular contributor David Feela answered with a poem about heading back to school. His school. The school of life.  …

  • Between the Covers: Ken Burns & Friends at 2014 Film Fest Sidewalk Signings

    1 month ago.

    Ken Burns is one of Telluride’s favorite sons, since 1985 a regular at the Telluride Film Festival (August 29 – September 1), where is he also a board member.   In truth, the iconic filmmaker has a 20+year relationship with the…