Durango Calendar of Events – The Durango Herald

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Durango Cool Jazz will feature musician Tony DeSare this weekend at The Lift at Cascade. (Courtesy)

Highlight of the week

Durango Cool Jazz will feature musician Tony DeSare this weekend at The Lift at Cascade, 50827 US Highway 550. There will be two seats at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $150 including dinner. Dinner includes a salad and a choice of prime rib, wild mushroom risotto or lemon-crusted salmon. This is an intimate cabaret-style dinner. Seating is limited to 19 private tables spaced at reasonable distances. If you have a group larger than four, call 259-8045 so group seating can be arranged.

For more information, visit https://durangocooljazz.com/tony-de-sare/.

Wednesday May 25

Voluntary canoe-kayak training, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Adaptive Sports Association Headquarters, 463 Turner Drive #105. The ASA is looking for volunteers to participate in the canoe/kayak programs this summer. No experience necessary. Call 259-0374, visit asadurango.comor email [email protected] to register.

Anima Battle, 10am-12:30pm, mild to wild, 50 Animas View Drive. All tourism businesses are invited to participate (restaurants, hotels, etc.). The fee is 2 $35 gift certificates at your place of business. Eight people per boat for a team.

Large Garden Series, 4-6 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. “On your marks, get set, garden!” presented by Darrin Parmenter of the CSU Extension Office. Hosted by Durango Botanical Gardens.

Durango Historic Preservation Board Meeting, 4:30 p.m., https://bit.ly/3LBAvjh.

Forest fire class, 5-6:30 p.m., Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave.

The Music of the Carpenters: Close to You, 7:30 p.m., Fort Lewis Community Concert Hall, 1000 Rim Drive. For tickets and information, visit www.durangoconcerts.com.

Thursday May 26

Volunteer Cycling Training, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Adaptive Sports Association Headquarters, 463 Turner Drive No. 105. The ASA is looking for volunteers to help with cycling programs this summer. No experience necessary. Call 259-0374, visit asadurango.comor email [email protected] to register.

Veterans Awareness Day, 9am-3pm, VFW Post 4031, 1550 Main Ave.

Special meeting of the Durango City Council to discuss the petition regarding the development of the fire station, 6 p.m., 949 East Second Ave. and https://bit.ly/39CGze9.

Jennaye Derge Presents “How to Cry on Your Bike”, 6-7:30 p.m., Rochester Hotel Secret Garden, 726 East Second Ave. https://www.mariasbookshop.com/.

Lavalanche, 6-9 p.m., Durango Hot Springs, 6475 County Road 203.

Hoodfoot, 7-10 p.m., 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave.

Friday May 27

Fourth Friday visits and potluck, 5 p.m., potluck begins at 6:30 p.m., Heartwood Cohousing, 800 Heartwood Lane. RSVP to [email protected]

Larry Carver and Jack Ellis 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

Foundry Mountain Boys, 7-10 p.m., 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave.

Friday-Saturday May 27-28

Tony Desare, 5-8 p.m., The Lift at Cascade, 50827 US Highway 550, $150 includes dinner. https://durangocooljazz.com/tony-de-sare/.

Saturday May 28

Placing flags on the graves of veterans, 9 a.m., American Legion Memorial, 878 East Second Ave. Organized by VFW Post 4031 and volunteers.

Grace Jay, 1-4 p.m., 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave.

Clear Spring Jazz Trio, 7-10 p.m., 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave.

Sunday May 29

Reeder & Spencer, 1-4 p.m., 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave.

Rockin’ on the River Summer Music Series, 4-7 p.m., Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio. www.powsci.org.

Monday May 30

Remembrance of Vietnam Veterans, 10:00 am, Iris Park, 1235 Camino del Rio.

Remembrance of deceased service personnel, 11 a.m., Greenmount Cemetery, 900 Cemetery Road.

Remembrance Day Service, 11 a.m., Allison Tiffany Cemetery, 1035 County Road 329.

Memorial Day Open House, 12:30 p.m., VFW Post 4031, 1550 Main Ave. Lunch will be served.

tuesday 31 may

pony hunt, 6-9 p.m., Durango Hot Springs, 6475 County Road 203.

Thursday, June 2

Very good night “Sled Dogs of America » Opening Reception4-6 p.m., Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave.

Friday, June 3

Sorrel Sky Gallery 20th Anniversary Celebration, 6-7 p.m., 828 Main Ave.

Larry Carver and Jack Ellis 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave.

Carute Rome, 6-9 p.m., Union Social House, 3062 Main Ave.

Friday night laughs, 7 p.m., Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., $15. https://durangoarts.org/events/friday-night-laughs-3/.

Saturday June 4

Noxious Weeds Workshop, 9am-11:30am, property kept near Durango. La Plata County Weed Control Officer Ben Bain will discuss best practices for identifying and managing common weeds in our area. The address will be communicated during registration. To register, visit https://lposc.org/.

Construction of the Lupine trail, 9am-12pm, Animas Mountain Trailhead, 20 minute hike to job site. Organized by Durango Trails for National Trails Day.

Ben Gibson and Larry Carver, 6 p.m., Derailed For House, 725 Main St.

Rob Webster, 6-9 p.m., Union Social House, 3062 Main Ave.

Screening of “Poltergeist” and Q&A with screenwriter Michael Grais, 7 and 10 p.m., Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave, $20. https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=138887.

Saturday-Sunday June 4-5

Joseph and the incredible Technicolor Dreamcoat, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Community Concert Hall, 1000 Rim Drive, $12-$32. Production of classic musicals by Durango’s newest theater company with over 40 performers.

Sports

Saturday May 28

2022 Iron Horse Classic Bike, 7 a.m. Details: www.ironhorsebicycleclassic.com/2021-registration.

Monday, June 6

TearItUp4Tyler Skateboard Contest, 10 a.m. Durango Skate Park, 950 Roosa Ave. Boules and street competition for all ages.

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