54th Annual Artists’ Alpine Holiday Art Show and Sale @ Ouray Community Center
Aug 1 – Aug 10 all-day

August 1 – 9, 2014 in scenic Ouray Colorado. Awards total $7,200. Sponsored by Ouray County Arts Association. Entry fees $30 non-members/$25 members (includes up to 2 entries), $1 for each student entry, limit 2. Accepting Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic, Mixed Media, Drawing, Pastel, Sculpture, Photography and Digital Art. Artistic Judge: Cheryl St. John; Photography Judge: Jim Stephenson. Entries must be postmarked by July 15. For details and registration form go online to, or send SASE to OCAA PO Box 167, Ouray, CO 81427

Telluride Farmers’ Market @ South Oak Street
Aug 1 – Dec 5 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.

Juliana Designs Trunk Show @ Picaya
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm

Juliana Designs Trunk show: Friday 12-9 and Saturday 10-6. Picaya 101 W. Colorado Ave 970-728-0954.

Norwood Farm & Craft Market Summer 2014 @ Norwood Mainstreet
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – Nov 15 @ 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!

Karate- (10 /adult) in Ouray
Aug 3 @ 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.
Deb Barr at the Grand Piano @ Arroyo Bar & Gallery
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Singer-songwriter Deb Barr at the grand piano — originals and covers.

Pilates Barre: Function & FUN @ Weehawken Ridgway
Aug 4 @ 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 at Ridgway Library @ Nicole Gans
Aug 4 @ 10:15 am – 4:45 pm

The Tri-County Health Network is offering free Heart Health Screenings at the Ridgway Library on August 4, 2014 from 10:15am to 4:45pm. Screenings take 25-35 minutes and include measurement of cholesterol, blood glucose, blood pressure, and body mass index (BMI). Appointments are recommended. Call Nicole at 707-273-7027 to schedule.

Montelores Early Childhood Council monthly meeting @ Johnson Bldg, Rm. 110
Aug 4 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm

The Montelores Early Childhood Council will hold their next monthly luncheon meeting on Monday, Aug. 4, at 11:45 a.m., in the downstairs meeting room, rm. 110, in the Johnson Building, 525 South Broadway, in Cortez. The public is invited to these meetings, especially parents. Lunch will be provided so please RSVP to Vangi McCoy by calling 970-749-7017.

TSRC Town Talk: “Swim like a Mermaid, Spew like a Pump, Chew like a Disposal: Proteins in Action” @ Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Cash bar from 5:15-6:00 pm. Meet scientist Patricia L. Clark, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Concurrent Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Notre

“Astronomy Sleuthing in Paris” @ Centennial Room (Old City Council Chambers)
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Astronomy Sleuthing in Paris” @ Centennial Room (Old City Council Chambers)

“Astronomy Sleuthing in Paris” by Phil Kelton (NPS) is the discussion topic for the Black Canyon Astronomical Society (BCAS) meeting, August 5, 2014 at 7:00 PM, Centennial Room (Old City Council Chambers), 24 S. Uncompahgre St, Montrose, CO 81401. Free. Public welcome. The BCAS’s mission is to stimulate public interest and knowledge of astronomy. Monthly meetings are in Montrose or Delta. We also hold public sky viewing events. Info at: or phone 970 856-7716.

Free Heart Health Screening at Wilkinson Library @ Wilkinson Library
Aug 6 @ 10:15 am – 5:00 pm

The Tri-County Health Network is offering free Heart Health Screenings at the Wilkinson Library on August 6, 2014 from 10:15am to 5:00pm. Screenings take 25-35 minutes and include measurement of cholesterol, blood glucose, blood pressure, and body mass index (BMI). Appointments are recommended. Call Nicole at 707-273-7027 to schedule.

Andrew Wynne @ Camp Robber
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Andrew Wynne @ Camp Robber | Montrose | Colorado | United States

Colorado Acoustic Rock – Original Songs and Classic Covers – Solo Performance

A Short History of Decay – Movie at the Wright @ Wright Opera House
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm
A Short History of Decay - Movie at the Wright @ Wright Opera House

When Nathan Fisher, a thirty-something Brooklyn writer with a stalled career, is dumped by his ambitious girlfriend, he doesn’t know where to turn. Suddenly, he gets a call telling him his father has been hospitalized and races down to Florida to help. His short visit turns into an extended stay during which he discovers that his aging parents are in much better control of their lives than he is. He also meets a woman, the polar opposite of his ex, who may be exactly what he is looking for. Starring Bryan Greenberg, Linda Lavin, Harris Yulin, Kathleen Rose Perkinsm and Emmanuelle Chriqui.

Masriera and Bagues Trunk Shows @ Lustre Gallery
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm
Masriera and Bagues Trunk Shows @ Lustre Gallery | Telluride | Colorado | United States

Lustre Gallery is thrilled to introduce the newest “Barcelona Collection” from Bagués. Fresh from Barcelona, this collection will have its U.S. debut at Lustre Gallery during Art Walk and will continue at the Gallery through Saturday. Lustre will also host a trunk show of Masriera Art Nouveau jewels. Imagined and created in Barcelona, Spain with the rich and colorful plique-a-jour enamel, a hallmark of both of these contemporary and historic collections. Artfully designed and exquisitely crafted wearable art.