Band keeps seniors swinging

My name is Linda Lee Filener, and I am fortunate enough to be a part of the Country Connection Band that plays for the 55+ Dance Club. The Dance Club rents the Senior Center on Montezuma Street in...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Art show

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

‘Subtle Salvage’

Subtle is a word that might describe the two brothers, identical twins out of a set of triplets born in the late 1960s. Sam and Bil Lyons like to joke around about some of their art in an upcoming...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Watch for Ladies Night Out, Law’s ‘Demons’ show

Ladies, lets all meet at the Cortez Elks Lodge for the Cortez Cultural Center’s Second Annual Ladies Night Out at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 2! Spend the evening browsing through vendors with products...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Mancos women display art

This Friday, April Fool’s Day, is the opening day of several talented Mancos women’s exhibits. Dian Law will present a one-woman art show called “Demons and Deities” from April 1 through April 30...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Poet will give unique, Navajo art perspective

Hershman John will read from his debut book of poems, “I Swallow Turquoise for Courage,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at the Cortez Public Library, 202 N. Park. Then, at 10 a.m. Friday, April 8, he...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Ladies Night Out

Although society is changing where men are taking more responsibility in cleaning the home, preparing meals and taking care of the kids, women still seem to take ownership of the household chores...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Book donations help Cortez Public Library

When most people think of donations, they think $$$. We certainly appreciate those kinds of donations, but for this article, I’m going to talk about the donations of used books, DVDs and audio...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Cultural Center offers events for women, birders

Ladies Night Out is coming up on Saturday, April 2, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road.The Cultural Center is now accepting vendor applications for this event. Do you...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Ska posts ‘Brew Minions’

DURANGO — Ska Brewing Co., already growing by leaps and bounds with a recent 70 percent boost in brewing capacity, now is venturing into the world of show biz.And judging by early responses, the...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Little Shop of Horrors

DATE: March 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Goodnight will display art in Okla.

Mancos artist and sculptor Veryl Goodnight has loaded up and transported almost all of her bronze sculptures — 43 of them — to take to the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Okla. She will display them in...

DATE: March 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment