Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 28, 2015, 4:45pm
Thursday, May 28th, 2015. 7:00pm The Puffy Pants Players presents a night of back to back theater on Thursday, May 28 at the Sheridan Opera House with "Chatroom" at 7 p.m. and "The Underpants" at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for both plays OR $5 for "Chatroom" and $10 for "The Underpants." Tickets for sale at the door.
Friday, May 29, 2015, 4:15pm
May  29th @ 7:00 pm, 2015. Join us for a celebration of WPL's 40th birthday AFTER HOURS IN THE STACKS! There will be drinks, cake and appetizers, live theater and music, as well as special guest Larry Wilkinson, library founder. It's the classiest night out you can have in town for $10. Tickets available at the library main desk. 
Saturday, May 30, 2015, 4:15pm
Saturday, May 30, 2015. 9:30AM Get those bikes tuned-up because Saturday is a Family Bike Dash for kids in kindergarten through 6th grade. The dash starts at 9:30 a.m. at the High School, goes along on the bike path to Lawson Hill and back with four fun interactive stations along the way. Helmets are required and water bottles are recommended as water will be provided.   Registration is from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at the High School parking lot.  The cost is $20 per families of any number. Breakfast and coffee are available for $5 per person and includes a raffle ticket.  Starting at 8:30am coffee, donuts and bagels will be available from Baked In Telluride as well as other goodies donated by The Butcher & The Baker, Mountain Village Market and McDonald’s in Montrose.  Raffle...
Monday, June 1, 2015, 5:45pm
The Wild West Fest is a small festival specifically designed to share Telluride with 50 inner-city youth from Big Brother, Big Sisters of America and Boys & Girls Clubs from across the United States. During their week in Telluride, the boys and girls participate in drama, dance, horsemanship, fly-fishing, golf, and the Rock & Roll Academy.  The Wild West Fest was created by the Sheridan Arts Foundation, which raises $50,000 each year to run the program. Those interested in contributing and helping should contact the Sheridan Arts Foundation, (970) 728-6363. 
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:00pm
Thursday, June 4th, 2015.  Door 8 PM/Show 9:30 PM Angelo Moore began his career in the early 1980s as a lead  singer, saxophonist, and creative force behind the legendary band, Fishbone. Fishbone’s ability to blend social commentary and humor with a blazing fusion of rock, punk, funk, jazz, ska, reggae, gospel and R&B led to their recognition as one of the most notable acts in American music.  A versatile artist, Angelo performs under the guise of his wildly energetic alter ego, Dr. Madd Vibe. Linking poetry, performance and music, this visceral artist’s solo performances range from pure spoken word and movement to playing the Theremin and various saxophones as well as reciting poetry accompanied by the Dr. Madd Vibe Aukestra. Advance $7/Door $10 Video of Angelo...
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:00pm
Thursday, June 4th, 2015. Gallery 81435 presents Genesis, a mixed media exhibit by Betsy Chaffin. The exhibit opens with a reception with the artist from 5-8pm  on Art Walk and runs through the month.  Chaffin’s paintings begin with an idea or specific reflection and evolve to  take on a life of their own. Intuitive experiments in mark making and   composition, her drawings make their way into the vocabulary of the  paintings. Her work evokes a response to place, memory, and reality,  providing the audience with a personal and internal glimpse of expression. Betsy Chaffin is a mixed media artist who lives and works in Spring Island, South Carolina and Snowmass Village Colorado. She had studied with some of the country’s leading artists including Jane Hammond, Enrique...
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:30pm
Thursday, June 4th, 2015. 6-8pm Join us for the opening of the Museum’s 2015-16 annual exhibit, Forces of Nature: Telluride’s Prehistoric Journey ! Refreshments and a behind-the-scenes tour included, as well as exciting activities for kids and adults alike! FREE and open to the public
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:45pm
June 4th, 2015. Starts at 1:00pm-2:00pm. Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience exploring the history of Telluride with local story teller Ashely Boling! Learn more about the people, the history, and the architecture that make Telluride so special. Tour starts at the Telluride Historical Museum. Purchase tickets ($15 All/$10 Members) online or call us at (970) 728-3344.
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:45pm
Thursday, June 4th, 2015. 5:00pm-8:00pm Twenty-one venues host receptions from 5pm-8pm to introduce their new exhibitions and artists. A free Art Walk Map offers a self-guided tour that can be used at any time to find galleries that are open most days. Listen to Open Art Radio on KOTO from 12-1pm on first Thursdays to hear interviews with the artists. Maps are available at participating venues. Listen to Open Art Radio on KOTO from 12-1pm on the first Thursday of the month to hear interviews with the artists. Featured Art Walk Venues: (more info here ) Ah Haa School Arroyo Gallery AZADI Fine Rugs Baked in Telluride Beautification Gallery Black Bear Trading Company DOLCE Elinoff & Co. Gallery 81435 (including  Betsy Chaffin  with...
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 4:45pm
  June 4th, 2015. The Stronghouse Gallery presents Icons and Elements, works on paper by Mary Ellen Long. The exhibit opens with a reception with the artist from 5-8 pm on the Art Walk and runs through the end of the month.  Icons and Elements is a series of framed collage and mixed media work  combined with unframed nature-altered paper works. Long’s assemblages of  leaf forms vary in subject matter and materials range from natural elements,  antique and handmade papers, to mixed media using charcoal, pencil, sands,  and imported papers. In addition to her wall hangings, Long’s installation  of small image collage presents interesting groupings of all her varied  materials. The artist will return to the gallery for a Trunk Show on Thursday, June 25th  from 1-6pm to...