TELLURIDE – The Wilkinson Public Library announced this week a string of new fitness programs and a film series. Here’s what’s happening at the library starting in October:
Cinematheque Film Series:
In conjunction with the recent Telluride Film Fest, the library has announced a fall film series focused on women directors; each of the films has been screen at the Telluride Film Fest. Each film will begin screening at 6:00 p.m. on the listed dates.
Oct. 7 – Frida (Julie Taymor, U.S., 2002)
Nov. 4 – Desert Hearts (Donna Deitch, U.S., 1985)
Dec. 2 – Salaam Bombay (Mira Nair, India, 1988)
Jan. 6 – Italian for Beginners (Lone Scherfig, Denmark, 2000)
Feb. 3 – Persepolis (Marjane Satrapi, France/US, 2007)
March 3 – The Piano (Jane Campion, France/Australia, 1993)
For five days of the week, the library will offer free fitness classes, and there’s something for everyone. Join Regan Tuttle for the usual Tuesday morning parental yoga session from 9-10 a.m., and starting Saturday, Sept. 28, treat yourself to a free acro-yoga class taught by Elijah Trinity, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Starting October 16, join Carrie Balbraith Wednesdays, 8-9 a.m., for yoga, and Anikke Storm for pilates Thursdays, 8:30-9:30 a.m., starting Oct. 24. Start your weekend right by getting your blood pumping on Thursdays 8:30-10 a.m. with Andrea Ball for basic yoga courses, and at Saturday Zumba classes from 10-11 a.m., starting Oct. 5.
Editor’s Note: Seth Cagin serves on the library board of trustees and is also a co-publisher of The Watch. He did not contribute to the reporting or editing of this story.