Three Lake County High School students are winners in this year’s Common Reader art and creative writing contest through Colorado Mountain College.
Laurel McHargue will host two new book-release signing parties in Leadville this month, the first on Friday, March 15, from 5-7 p.m. at Fire On The Mountain, and the second on Friday, March 29, from 6-8 p.m. at Lake County Public Library.
The Greater Arkansas River Nature Association and Central Colorado Conservancy are partnering for the 5th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Buena Vista on Friday, March 8, at the Buena Vista Community Center and Salida on Saturday, March 9, at the Salida Steamplant Theater.
The National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum and RE/MAX Aspen Leaf Realty will present Spirits in the Shaft: a wine, beer and whiskey tasting event on Feb. 8, from 6 to 9 p.m.
When Leadville local Christina McKinney began to clean-out her grandmother’s home of 65 years, she found long-forgotten relics of her family’s past.
Local artists McKinley Gardner, Cheyenne Havens and Ben Woodcock of Leadville submitted winning entries to the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum’s (NMHFM) First Annual Youth Art Contest: Me As A Miner.
“This Wonderful Life,” the one-man show starring Jim Leaming, will be presented at the Twin Lakes Schoolhouse, 231 Lang, on Saturday, Dec. 29 and Monday, Dec. 31, from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
“I’m learning to/ be at home/ I’m learning/ to be at home,” reads the chorus of “Strange Light,” the first track off Leadville singer-songwriter Ned Warner’s newest EP, “All That I Can Give To You.”
The Alpine Orchestra will perform a grab bag of tunes for its fall concert which will perform in Leadville Friday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Old Church, 801 Harrison Ave.
On Oct. 25 in Salida and Oct. 26 in Buena Vista, Mountainfilm on Tour, a collection of culturally rich, adventure-packed, short documentary films arrives in the Arkansas Valley.
It was August 2016 when Stephanie “Windy” Waters received a phone call from the Colorado Alarm Company about an intrusion signal at the Tabor Opera House Museum in Leadville.
Just in time for Halloween, Kansas filmmaker Austin Snell’s debut feature film, “Exposure,” produced by Sunrunner Films LLC with support of All Channel Films, will become available for purchase or rent on Amazon, Steam and Vimeo on Oct. 2.
Everyone who loves Leadville and wants to restore the Tabor Opera House is encouraged to participate in the 2018 “Partners in Preservation: Main Streets” national historic preservation awareness campaign.
The Lake County High School Performing Arts Department will have Tony Award nominee and Broadway veteran Christiane Noll coming to work with its performing-arts students. Noll is currently opening the new national tour of “Dear Evan Hansen” in Denver.
A free showing of a PBS documentary film about the value and importance of the Arkansas River will take place on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the Tabor Opera House, 315 Harrison Ave., Leadville.
Hear Denver author Randi Samuelson-Brown discuss “The Beaten Territory” at the Lake County Public Library on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m.
On an April night decades ago, two Navajo medicine men envisioned a white man traveling from the East. A dark cloud followed the man, foretelling a time of drought and death for the Navajo people.
The audience can both listen to and dance with the music of the Hazel Miller Band at the Tabor Opera House, 308 Harrison Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 1, at 7:30 p.m.
Jessica Smith, author of “Mining Coal and Undermining Gender: Rhythms of Work and Family in the American West,” will discuss her book in the Amax Room, Lake County Public Library, on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 7 p.m.
Porchlight Players, of Eagle County, is partnering with the Tabor Opera House in two performances of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change,” a celebration of the truths and myths behind that contemporary conundrum know as “the relationship.”
Meet some of Eagle County’s most colorful characters on Saturday, Aug. 18, when the Eagle County Historical Society offers tours of Red Cliff’s Greenwood Cemetery.
“I’ve got roots that go deep and grow deeper the more I leave my home,” Caroline Cotter sings in the title cut of “Home on the River,” the second full-length major release from the Americana artist who has found a home on the road and on diverse musical stages throughout the world.
The Chaffee County Writers Exchange is sponsoring the August “We Write” free writing session open to the public on Monday, Aug. 13, 9 a.m. to noon in Leadville at the Lake County Public Library, 1115 Harrison Avenue.
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- Girls get first win in soccer