• Mudd Butts Celebrate 30 Years: “Robin Hood"

    19 hours 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…

  • The Hispanic Women’s Project: Inspired, Inspiring, GO!

    2 days ago.

      Now you see them. Now you don’t. Mostly you don’t. They hide because they are illegal. No, not illegal. Undocumented.   But the walls will come crashing down when you attend – and you must attend –Jennie Franks’ gripping,…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Setting Goals

    1 week 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

    2 weeks 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....

    3 weeks 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…

  • Pinhead: Periodic Table, Really Fun?

    3 weeks ago.

    The Pinhead Institute's Punk Science program brings chemistry and more to kids at the Wilkinson Public Library every Tuesday starting July 5 through August 2. Not only is the periodic table the most important chemistry reference there is, it also proves…

  • Summer Sunday: Summer Uniforms

    4 weeks ago.

    We all wore them. We had to. Without exception, every single kid employed at the amusement park by the lake was obliged to wear the same uniform, red and blue striped collared jerseys, khaki shorts. The teenagers who served cotton candy,…

  • Pinhead: 6th Annual Science of Cocktails, 6/25

    1 month ago.

    Pinhead Institute’s 6th annual Science of Cocktails supports local STEM programming. General admission to the Science of Cocktails is $50 and includes private demonstrations, cocktail samples, appetizers, desserts, and a vote for People’s Choice, Top Shelf admission is $100 and also…

  • Summer Sunday: Father's Day

    1 month ago.

    Father’s Day. What does it actually mean? Mother’s Day has clear, crisp expectations: flowers followed by brunch followed by more flowers. But dads lack that stock celebration. As a child, I remember making homemade cards, baking enormous cake-sized cookies, and…

  • Summer Sunday: Mountain Girl’s Logic for City Cycling

    1 month ago.

    It’s summer; it’s time to ride. For cyclists this means always. The family is going to Durango for the weekend? You ride to Dolores and have them pick you up. Grocery shopping in Montrose? You bring your bike and ride…

  • Mountain Village: Market on the Plaza Returns

    1 month ago.

    Cue the overture to the “Sound of Music.” In the Telluride region, the hills are alive with the sound of chirping birds, babbling mountain streams, and the constant chatter of festivarians gathering weekly to enjoy the rich cultural bounty. Also…

  • Where TAB Funds Went This Year

    1 month ago.

    The Telluride AIDS Benefit gives away $148,000 to seven beneficiary organizations in 2016. Within the past few weeks, the  Telluride AIDS Benefit (TAB) gave away $148,000 to seven AIDS treatment and prevention groups in Colorado and Africa, marking an incredibly successful year…

  • 13th Annual Mountains to the Desert Bike Ride: Register Early

    2 months ago.

    Cyclists can now register for the most beautiful road ride in Colorado. Event takes place Saturday, September 3, 2016. Early registration runs through June 6, 2016, but registration remains open up until the event. Go to www.m2dbikeride.com for specifics about how to register. For…

  • Spring Sunday: Camping for Mother’s Day Please!

    2 months ago.

    I’ve never been a Sunday Brunch Mother’s Day kind of girl. Don’t get me wrong, I love migas and mimosas as much as the next mom. Serve them up with hot coffee and some cinnamon rolls please! (Let me linger…

  • Young People’s Theater Presents: “Max & Minerva’s Magical Machine”

    3 months ago.

    For the last original play of her 17-year run, Jennifer Julia, artistic director of Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation’s Young People’s Theater, wrote and directed “Max & Minerva’s Magical Machine.” The show is scheduled to be performed by students in grades 3 - 5 at…

  • Spring Sunday: Running as the Days Grow Longer

    4 months ago.

    Ed. Note: When Emily wrote this it was Spring in Telluride. In the meantime we've had two storms, and over 2 feet of snow. So, I've decided to leave the slider image titled "Snow Sunday." Her title will continue to…