Advocacy

JOE LOBECK

| December 27, 2017

Salida Circus trainer helps start program in India “Some (jugglers) opt for ‘awe and inspire,’ I use it to make myself look like an idiot.” …

SCFTA GRANT RECIPIENTS

| December 11, 2017

ANNOUNCING CURRENT RECIPIENTS OF THE SALIDA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS’ COMMUNITY GRANT The Salida Council for the Arts recently announced new recipients of community grants …

GIVING TREE FUNDRAISER

| December 6, 2017

Vino Salida hosts annual event Perhaps spurred by the language in the 2016 election, last year’s Giving Tree Fundraiser garnered a whopping $12,000 for the …

‘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 …