Telluride Farmers’ Market @ South Oak Street
Jul 18 – Nov 21 all-day

The Telluride Farmers’ Market hosts over 50 vendors every Friday. We feature local, organic produce, pastured meat, eggs and cheese, hand crafted arts and crafts and gourmet lunch, snacks and ice cream.

Norwood Farm & Craft Market Summer 2014 @ Norwood Mainstreet
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm

Offering fruits, vegetables, flowers, herbs in season (organically and conventionally grown), grass-fed beef, pastured pork, farm fresh eggs, artisan breads and baked goods, local honey, fruit preserves, lavender products, jewelry, handspun alpaca & wool yarn products, compost & compost tea, and more!

Telluride Playwrights Festival @ Sheridan Opera House
Jul 22 – Jul 27 all-day
Telluride Playwrights Festival @ Sheridan Opera House | Telluride | Colorado | United States

The Telluride Playwrights Festival begins Tuesday, 22nd July and runs through Sunday 27th July. Playwrights, actors and directors come from all over to create a theatrical festival which includes morning readings, discussions, a one person show, improv and staged readings of new plays at The Sheridan Opera House. Schedule at

Free Heart Health Screening @ Ouray Public Health Agency
Jul 24 @ 10:15 am – 4:45 pm

Free Heart Health Screening from the Tri County Health Network. Learn your cholesterol, glucose, and blood pressure. This free screening takes 25-35 minutes and includes an assessment of your family health history to determine your risk for heart disease and stroke in the next 10 years.

FREE Wine Tasting at Wine Mine @ Wine Mine at Pacific Street Liquors
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 6:45 pm

FREE wine tasting at Wine Mine at Pacific Street Liquors on Thur July 24 from 4-7 pm at the store, 220 S. Davis Street.

Dr. Tom Romero: Race-Making in Colorful and Colorblind Colorado @ Wilkinson Public Library Program Room
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm
Dr. Tom Romero: Race-Making in Colorful and Colorblind Colorado @ Wilkinson Public Library Program Room | Telluride | Colorado | United States

Join Dr. Tom Romero for an exploration of the struggle for human and civil rights in Colorado leading up to the Cold War. From KKK control of the government in the 1920s through the battles for school integration in the 1970s, discover the fascinating history of race and racism in Colorado.

BarreWorks @ Weehawken Ridgway
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Instructor Emma Rainey is offering her version of a total body workout.  She will use the Barre, but being a “dancer” isn’t the idea, instead, BarreWorks combines the best of yoga, ballet, and core strength in just 55 minutes you will achieve a full-body workout targeting the hips, thighs, seat, abdominals and arms. The technique is low-impact, alternating movement and stretching, plus using your own body weight as a natural tool to build elegant, lean muscles, with specific alignment principles to protect your joints.  Emma will use her extensive yoga background and Barre training to bring an all new workout style, that includes world music and a groovy vibe!!  Come see what it is all about.   The first class is free for all students!  Please bring a mat and water and arrive early enough to complete paperwork and prepare for class!  Classes are by punch card and can be purchased at class or online.

Saturday Restorative Yoga Classes in Ridgway! @ Kimberlite Yoga
Jul 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Restorative Yoga classes now available in Ridgway! Join us Saturdays beginning 7/26 for an hour and a half soothing yoga class. Restore, Relax and Rejuvenate!

Deb Barr @ the Arroyo Bar & Gallery @ Arroyo Bar & Gallery
Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Singer-songwriter Deb Barr at the Grand Piano

Kim Richey – Music at the Wright @ The Wright Opera House
Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm

Richey entices you with sad and unembellished music that reveals an original spirit – and then she ensnares you for keeps by making you consider all the noiseless sensations that no songs can ever contain.
~ Timothy White, Billboard Magazine

Karate- (10 /adult) in Ouray
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Karate is back!!!

Karate is offered on a monthly basis- You may attend in Ridgway and/or Ouray. Payment is due first of the month, unless purchasing a 3-month or 6-month pass via phone. Mondays in Ouray, Thursdays in Ridgway.  Join us for Karate with Sensei Burkhard Feierabend. Whether you are new to Karate or a seasoned student, the Sensei will work with your level. If younger students prefer to leave after 1 hour of class, that is not a problem.  Taught in the kyokushin kai-kan style, similar shotokan style of karate, we welcome new students to try this exceptional experience for your mind and body! Sensei has over 42 years in karate, rank of Go-Dan.
Citizen Koch @ Paradise Theatre in Paonia
Jul 27 @ 7:30 pm

Alternately terrifying and wickedly funny, CITIZEN KOCH asks a defining question: will big money destroy not only the Republican Party, but our democracy itself? Watch the trailer here:

2nd film in the Western Slope Conservation Center’s Summer Doc Film Series. All proceeds go to support the Conservation Center and the Paradise Theatre.

Pilates Barre: Function & FUN @ Weehawken Ridgway
Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

This functional and fun class is taught by Michelle Kodis, who worked and trained extensively with Darin Fletcher of Integrative Movement Center.  This brings together the best of her background in pilates, dance and FUN!  Pilates and the barre are a match made in exercise heaven. Together they facilitate and expand the principles of true functional movement in an upbeat and supportive environment that focuses on the body’s intrinsic strength and capacity for dynamic, fluid, natural movement.    Designed for all levels and typically accompanied by invigorating music, this class incorporates fundamental Pilates mat routines with barre exercises for a vigorous full-body workout designed to:  ·  sculpt and lengthen muscles for a lean, streamlined silhouette  ·  improve posture  ·  develop deep core strength  ·  safely enhance range of motion  ·  promote overall endurance and fitness.  Classes are by punch card, available at class or online.  Please bring a MAT and WATER .  First class is free for each student.

Free Heart Health Screening @ Ridgway Library
Jul 29 @ 10:15 am – 4:45 pm

Free Heart Health Screening by the Tri County Health Network. Learn your blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood glucose numbers. Appointments are 25-35 minutes long and include an assessment of your family health history. Appointments are recommended. Please call Nicole at 707-273-7027 to schedule.

TSRC Town Talk “Charting a Path to a Less Warm Future” @ Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Cash bar from 5:15-6:00pm. Meet scientist Paul B. Shepson, Professor of Analytical and Atmospheric Chemistry, Purdue University