• Telluride Fire Fest: Youth Fire Art Workshop

    3 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Fire Festival in collaboration with Coldharbour Institute and Alpine Achievers has created a two-day fire art program for local and regional high school students involving the five STEAM themes—science, technology, engineering, art, and math. The workshop will take place in…

  • Shrink Rap: What Trait Is Way Sexier Than Looks?

    1 month ago.

    Editor’s Note: Dr. Paul Hokemeyer is a part-time local, who lives and works in Manhattan, Malibu, and Telluride. He is a nationally recognized expert on Eastern philosophies, relationships, and emotional healing. A Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, he holds a Ph.D in psychology,…

  • The Palm: Cashore Marionettes, 10/2

    2 months ago.

    Reserved seating tickets for The Cashore Marionettes at Telluride’s Michael D. Palm Theatre on Sunday, October 2, 4 p.m., are available online at www.telluridepalm.com; general admission tickets can be purchased at the door the day of the event. Ticket prices are $8 for students and children; $12…

  • Shrink Rap: Most Dangerous Times of Year for Your Marriage

    2 months ago.

    Editor’s Note: Dr. Paul Hokemeyer is a part-time local, who lives and works in Manhattan, Malibu, and Telluride. He is a nationally recognized expert on Eastern philosophies, relationships, and emotional healing. A Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, he holds a Ph.D in psychology,…

  • Doers, Soleil Gaylord: Her Winning Ways

    2 months ago.

    On 9/11, 16-year-old Telluride local Soleil Gaylord represented the U.S. at the 2016 World Mountain Running Championships in Bulgaria. Four junior women, ranging in age from 16 to 19, were selected from California, Utah, North Carolina, and (Telluride) Colorado. And the results are…

  • Fall Sunday: Why We Get Outside With Our Students

    2 months ago.

    I stand on a gravel switchback below Bridal Veil Falls with the Telluride Mountain School 11th and 12th grade students, fastening my climbing harness. It’s the first Friday of the school year and we’re going to do the Via Ferrata,…

  • Pinhead Institute: Telluride High School STEM Room, Update

    2 months ago.

    Groundbreaking public/private partnership increases local 21st-century learning opportunities.  The Pinhead Institute has teamed with the Telluride School District to equip and operate a new, dedicated STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Room at the Telluride High School, part of anexpansion project…

  • Doers: Soleil Gaylord, Representing U.S. at 2016 World Mountain Running Championships

    3 months ago.

    Please scroll down to the bottom of the story to hear Soleil Gaylord’s podcast. Also, watch the video of her in action at age 5. Key of G please. “Here comes the sun. Here comes the sun…..” And we say,…

  • Summer Sunday: Camping, Always Worth It

    3 months ago.

    Our camping plan usually goes something like this. The text comes in: Camping in Crested Butte next weekend? Our reply: Cool. We’ll be there.     However, as “next weekend” approaches so do 100 obstacles. All the “to dos” I’ll…

  • Nugget Theater: New Avalanche Awareness PSA

    3 months ago.

    A new public service announcement (PSA) screening at Telluride’s Nugget Theater is meant to get locals and visitors to enroll in avalanche awareness classes. With the increase in back-country and side-country users, skiers and boarders need to educate themselves about backcountry protocol,…

  • Shrink Rap: Getting Adequate Medical Care, Not Easy

    3 months ago.

    Accessibility to mental health care is more and more in the news, especially in light of all the mass shootings and bombings that now seem to be daily affairs. When I listen to journalists and newscasters discuss accessibility to care, they…

  • Mudd Butts Celebrate 30 Years: “Robin Hood"

    4 months ago.

    The 30th annual production of the Telluride Academy's collaborative theater adventure known as the Mudd Butts Mystery Theatre Troupe takes place Thursday, August 4 – Saturday, August 6, 6 p.m., at Telluride’s Palm Theatre. As always, the final show on…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Setting Goals

    4 months ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week she talks about why it is a good idea to set goals and asks if the challenges you set for yourself meet, even surpass, your skill set today? https://youtu.be/XGcj_FBNo6o About Dr. Haley Perlus:…

  • Pinhead: Punk Science the Arctic and Climate Change

    4 months ago.

    Telluride’s Pinhead Institute's Punk Science program brings fascinating STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) topics during its annual summer Punk Science learning series for kids. On the plaza at the Wilkinson Public Library every Tuesday starting July 5 through August 2, 5:15 -…

  • Pinhead Punk Science: Southwestern Rock Art

    4 months ago.

    Telluride’s Pinhead Institute's Punk Science program brings fascinating STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) topics during its annual summer Punk Science learning series for kids. On the plaza at the Wilkinson Public Library every Tuesday starting July 5 through August 2, 5:15 -…

  • 7th Annual Hot Shot Photo Contest: And the Winners Are....

    5 months ago.

    We hold these truths to be self-evident... Photography no longer means pictures printed and framed. Photography today is all about an infinite number of images flowing on real-time data streams and captured on webcams, video blogs, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram, platforms…