Advocacy

‘THROUGH THE ARTISTS’ EYES’

| November 8, 2017

Art show benefits Central Colorado Conservancy Eleven local artists will participate in “Through the Artists’ Eyes,” an art show taking place Thursday, Nov. 9, during Central …

‘UNHAPPY ANNIVERSARY’

| November 7, 2017

Art show un-celebrates year of Trump Fueled by the 2016 presidential election and events since, several Chaffee County area artists are “un-celebrating” with an art …

BODDY JAM

| September 5, 2017

Event honors memory of artist-musician For years William Boddy threw himself – and other Virgos – a birthday party at the Salida SteamPlant Event Center. Boddy’s sudden passing in …

THE GREAT DOOR HUNT

| September 5, 2017

Auction opens doors to downtown Leadville’s future This weekend in Leadville, local artists have teamed up with a local nonprofit to combine history and art …

BACHELOR BAT CAVE

| September 1, 2017

Orient Mine hosts thousands of bats Protecting and preserving without impacting the environment is the mission of the Orient Land Trust in the San Luis …

TSOKNYI RINPOCHE

| August 26, 2017

‘Precious One’ from Nepal shares message of inner peace “How to Be Happy and Free When the World is on Fire” is the topic of …

SMOKESTACK CENTENNIAL

| August 24, 2017

Salida Museum celebrates landmark’s birthday The smokestack jutting out of the valley floor near Salida was once the tallest west of the Mississippi River and …

SALIDA WATER FESTIVAL

| August 24, 2017

Annual event includes games, exhibits, education Understanding the importance of water in the Upper Arkansas River Valley and beyond is the focus of the Second …

AWARENESS ON THE ARK

| August 6, 2017

GARNA hosts interpretive float trip When the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association offers a guided rafting trip with two naturalists along a popular stretch of …

‘Passion to Learn’ scholarship announcement

| August 4, 2017

Salida Council for the Arts Announces Opportunities for the William Boddy “Passion to Learn” Scholarship The SCFTA is announcing its second cycle application process for …