Registration will be held from 9:00 – 9:30 am at the amphitheater at Riverside Park and costs $3 for Chaffee County Running Club members and $5 for non-members. Make checks payable to C.C.R.C. Teams will be chosen by random drawing at 9:30am. Two minute head starts will be given to all female runners, any runner 60 years old or older, and any runner under 14 years of age.
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Benson’s held a similar event in April of this year, and it was extremely popular. The restaurant expects reservations for both seatings to fill up quickly, and advises patrons to call or stop by soon to make their reservations.
I am very excited to share with Salida the experience of my painted trees. These trees made their debut back in 2005 on Tenderfoot Mountain, during which time I denied any involvement, yet enjoyed the anonymity of creating these pieces I also took pleasure in seeing folks finding their own delight and personal ownership with them.
So, flash forward to 2011, I was privileged to bring a painted tree with a whole crew of Salida folks to the Burning Man [...]
The League of Women Voters of Chaffee County will be presenting a public forum to discuss “An Overview of Behavioral Health Issues in Chaffee County” on Monday, Nov. 17 at 12:00 at the Methodist Church at 228 East 4th St. in Salida.
The Mixer’s featured guests artist this month is Sibyl Teague, whose exhibition, “Storyteller”, currently is on display in the Paquette Gallery through November.
Breakfast at the Elks Lodge
148 E 2nd St. downstairs
Sunday November 9th 8:30-11 am
$10 includes a hearty breakfast, coffee, juice
(proceeds benefit lodge
The Recreation department are reconsidering program time and location due to low turnouts to the program during the month of October.
This Saturday the 8th come support the Salida School Garden and join us to pick your own carrots and onions! From 10-11:30am, community members are invited to join Guidestone at the Salida School Garden on Holman Ave for a pick-your-own carrot and onion picking party. Onions will be $1/lb and carrots, $2/lb. Please bring your own bag or box to bring home your bounty!
On Friday, November 14, 2014 the Land Trust of the Upper Arkansas is holding their Annual Event and Fundraiser from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm at the Salida SteamPlant Ballroom. Tickets are currently on sale and going fast! The price per ticket is $35 for Land Trust members and $40 for non-members. You can purchase tickets at the Land Trust office, 128 East First Street, Salida or by calling the office at 719-539-7700.
Nelson began creating collages after a close artist friend died and left her entire collection of papers and supplies to Nelson. In her collages, Nelson combines the papers she inherited with her own past work, fabric, old photographs, sewing and other embellishments to tell a visual story, make an ethical statement, or recall her own family history.
Take 2 hours out of your weekend, to sit with others, in a fun environment having tea and gluten free cookies to talk and explore death!
Bill will discuss techniques that can be used by both private landowners and public land managers to deal with beaver conflicts. There are a variety of techniques available to address problems caused by beavers that would prevent direct killing of the animals. He will also talk about the natural history of beavers and some of the benefits they provide to our local ecosystems.
Established in 1939, Monarch Mountain is celebrating its 75th Anniversary this season.
Sandy Farrell hosts a great program every Friday at 1:00 p.m. on KHEN called “Salida Inside Out.” Today (Friday, Oct. 31), Chuck Rose and Keith Baker were guests.
The Salida Creative District will host the next Creative Monday “The Visual Advantage:Pinterest & Instagram Basics,” November 10, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the SteamPlant Event Center. The class will be taught by Lauren Swanson and will cover the visually based social media platforms, Pinterest and Instagram.
Sibyl Teague has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Michigan, and has recently received a MA in art/printmaking from Adams State University in Alamosa, Colorado.
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center (HRRMC) is holding an open house for six new physicians on its medical staff, on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the hospital atrium, by the main entrance. Everyone is invited to attend.
Salida Recreation will be hosting local graphic artist Lisa DeYoung for a 2 evening workshop entitled Accordion Ink. During the workshop, participants will explore different textures and inks to create a personalized accordion fold journal. The class will also take participants through a “personal mapping exercise,” making tangible the experiences of your daily life.
Salida Community Blood Drive – Tuesday, November 11th from 11:00 a.m. ~ 4:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge 140 W. 3rd Street * to schedule an appointment contact 800-365-0006, ext 2 or www.bonfils.org enter site code #0328
The Colorado State Forest Service will offer a free tree-pruning workshop at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, in Salida. The workshop will include information for private landowners about why, when and how to prune a deciduous tree.