Events on this Day

 Tuesday, October 20th
Volunteer Hotline Advocates Training
8:00am / Alternative Horizons
AH supports and empowers survivors of domestic violence. Alternative Horizons is currently looking for volunteer advocates, including those who are bi-lingual, to staff our 24-Hour hotline. Make a difference in the lives of others, join us for a free comprehensive online training.    Next volunteer training October 5th through October 23rd.    For more information call the office at 970-247-4374. http://www.alternativehorizons.org/
E-Commerce Series: Building Your E-Commerce Website
9:00am / virtual
This workshop will focus on developing your E-Commerce website. It will review the different e-commerce platforms, cost comparisons of the platforms, how to make your site functional, and an overview of what good web design looks like.   Choosing your eCommerce platform  Website Architecture  Overview of Good Design  Choose elements to include on your eCommerce Website  Building your online store  How to make your site functional
Zumba Gold® Virtual on Zoom
9:30am / Virtual on Zoom
Zumba Gold ® fuses Latin and World rhythms with easy to follow moves to create a dynamic fitness program that will leave you wanting more! Performed at a slower pace with lower impact, Zumba Gold® is perfect for beginning exercisers, Seniors, and anyone wanting major F U N at a less intense pace. Class is open to all-1st class free! Multi class discount punch cards available. Please email for Zoom link. *Class runs from 9:30-10:15 AM
Weekly Activity Kits
10:00am / Durango Public Library
Are you missing the youth programming at the Library? We miss you too! But we are excited to continue offering Activity Kits through the end of the year. Each week you can pick up a new activity.    Give us a call (970-375-3380) or send us an email (reference@durangogov.org) beginning Tuesday morning to request a kit
The West Goes Pop Exhibition
10:00am / Sorrel Sky Gallery
Welcomes all cowboys and visitors during the 32nd Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering weekend. Meet artist Chuck Middlekauff and enjoy live Western music on Friday, October 2, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 pm at our Durango gallery reception. Chuck's work focuses on what cowboys do when they’re not chasing cows. Perched on fences, playing with a yo-yo or eating M&Ms, wearing dust-covered jeans and boots, their hats at an angle. Show runs through October 31.
Managing People in Pajamas: How to successfully Build a Remote Workplace Culture
12:00pm / Virtual Event
Free Zoom Webinar for Nonprofits. Grab your lunch and dive into your remote workplace culture. Nonprofit consultant Denise Clark explores how we can engage our boards and staff while working remotely. Discover online management resources and tools; learn tips and tricks for effective Zoom meetings. We will tackle the hard stuff too: understanding what layoffs and furloughs mean for your organization and what to tell employees. DOOR PRIZE: Two participants will win a free one-hour consultation with Denise.
Tuesday Art For Homeschoolers, Grades 3rd - 5th
12:30pm / Durango Arts Center
Art at the Durango Arts Center for at-home-learners, learning pods, and home-school groups offer 3rd through 5th-grade students an opportunity to expand their art-making experience by working with our teaching artist, and Education Director Deena Carney.    Every month, classes explore a new medium, artist, culture, or concept. The classes offer fun, non-competitive opportunities to explore new skills and individual expression.    Classes are held in the Durango Arts Center Gallery once a week with distanced groups of 10 students max.    Email Deena Carney, with any questions: deena@durangoarts.org
Zumba® Virtual on Zoom
1:00pm / Virtual on Zoom
Zoom Once the Latin and World rhythms take over, you'll see why Zumba® Fitness classes are often called exercise in disguise..... A total workout combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome!
Live Music with Leah Orlikowski
5:30pm / The Office Spiritorium
Leah is originally from Conifer, Co and has resided in Durango for two years. She has been singing since birth and playing guitar since she was 20 years old. When she was 23, she realized how much she hated waiting tables and that’s when she really dedicated herself to her passion, music. Leah started street performing on the 16th Street mall in Denver then continued just that while traveling around the states. She ended up in Key West, FL where her first official gig was booked. Leah continued there for eight years as a full-time musician before coming to Durango.   Leah mainly plays 60’s ear fold and some old country and contemporary music. Her major influences are her dad, Ani Difranco, Billy Joel, Joni Mitchell, and Tori Amos.
Live Music with Terry Rickard
5:30pm / The Diamond Belle
Terry has been entertaining Strater guests and locals for years! Terry grew up playing in rock bands around the Boston area before moving to southern California. In the 80’s and early 90’s he played all over Orange and L.A. counties as a solo guitarist-vocalist. He played in many fine clubs and restaurants such as the Rusty Pelican in Newport Beach and Captain Jack’s in Sunset Beach, just to mention a couple. He now lives in southwest Colorado and plays at resorts, clubs and restaurants throughout the Four Corners area. Terry’s musical roots are classic rock, but after living in Colorado for some time he can also do a full night of country music. He can also mix in some blues, reggae, contemporary rock and his own original compositions. Terry also has an excellent three piece band that plays a wide variety of music.
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