Ouray County calendar of events for July 13 - 18

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SATURDAY, JULY 13

KID ACTIVITY - Nature Detectives: "Boss Birds of Prey" for kids 4-9. Ridgway State Park Visitor Center 9:30 a.m.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY - "Touch Tables" at the swim beach as Ridgway State Park, every Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m., weather permitting.

EDUCATION - "The Land and Me" by Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk. Ridgway State Park Visitor Center, 7:30 p.m.
TRAIN RIDE - Free rides on RGS Motor 1 at the Ridgway Railroad Museum. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 200 N. Railroad St.

CONCERT - Joe Scott and Hannah Alkire of Acoustic Eidolon. Second concert of the 2019 Dave and Mary Wood Classical Concert Series. Wright Opera House, Ouray. 7:30 p.m. $25 advance, $28 door.

LIVE MUSIC - Greg Everheart at KOA Campground, 3.5 miles north of Ouray, mm 98. BBQ & beer/wine bar. 5:30-8:30 p.m.

BOOK SALE - Ouray Public Library Book Sale, Ouray Community Center. 320 6th Ave. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 970-325-4616

HIKE - Corkscrew Railroad Bed and Turntable Hike led by Don Paulson, sponsored by Ridgway Railroad Museum and Ouray Historical Society. Meet at museum, 9 a.m. $10. Preregister: 970-325-4576.

OPENING RECEPTION - Art show by Henrik Haaland and Joanne Taplin. Ridgway Public Library. 4-7 p.m.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 14
THEATER - “DK Molar: The Devious Dentist," live comedy at the Wright Opera House, Ouray. 2:30 p.m. Adults $10 advance, $12 door. Students $5 advance, $7 door.

KID ACTIVITY - Reading in the Park at the Elk Ridge camper Service Building at Ridgway State Park, 9:30 a.m. This week's theme: "Tree Cookies."

OUTDOOR ACTIVITY - "Touch Tables" at the swim beach as Ridgway State Park, every Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m., weather permitting.

MOVIE - "Amazing Grace" Presented by Second Sunday Cinema at noon at the Fox Theater in Montrose (27 S. Cascade). $7. Rated G.

ARTIST’S RECEPTION - Gary Ratcliff's "Four Seasons" - A Photography Exhibition at the 610 Arts Collective, 610 Clinton St., Ridgway. 6-8 p.m. Libations and live music. Free.

 

MONDAY, JULY 15
THEATER - “DK Molar: The Devious Dentist," live comedy at the Wright Opera House, Ouray. 7 p.m. Adults $10 advance, $12 door. Students $5 advance, $7 door.

 

TUESDAY, JULY 16
LECTURE - Evening of History: "The Wholly West: The Hidden History of Public Lands Sheep Grazing on Colorado's Western Slope," by Andrew Gulliford. Presented by Ouray County Historical Society. 7:30 p.m., Wright Opera House. $5, free for OCHS museum members.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17
LIVE MUSIC - Carisma de Venus a Costa Rican Jazz Band. Upstairs at Brickhouse 737, located at 737 Main Street, Ouray. 7:30 p.m.MOVIE - "Vice" at the Wright Opera House, Ouray. 7 p.m. Rated R. $5
SUMMIT - Annual FJ Summit. National gath- er of Toyota 4x4 enthusiasts. Details at fjsum- mit.org
BINGO - Bingo at the Ouray Elks Lodge. Light refreshments available. Open to the public 7 p.m.
KID ACTIVITY - Generation Wild at Ridgway State Park. hands on learning actives for ages 9+ 9:30 a.m. Call 970-626-5822 for updates.

EDUCATION - Pinhead Punk Science at Ridgway Library. 4-4:45 p.m. Free.
LIVE MUSIC - KOA Campground, 3.5 miles north of Ouray mm 98. BBQ & beer/wine bar 5:30-8:30 p.m.

OPEN HOUSE - Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forest management plan, 5-7 p.m., Ridgway 4-H Center & Fairgrounds, 22739 U.S. Highway 550.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 18
KID ACTIVITY - Girls in STEM for girls entering fourth through eighth grade at Ouray Public Library, 4 p.m.
LECTURE - Mountain SAR Search and Rescue: Tales from the Front Lines with authors Karen Risch and Susan Purvis. Ridgway Library, 12-1 p.m. Bring a bag lunch.

LIVE MUSIC - Ridgway Summer Concert Series: Reverend Sekou and the Freedom Fighters. Ridgway Town Park, 6 p.m. Free. Opening act John Fullbright.

SUMMER READING - Summer Reading Programs at Ridgway Library. Ages 5-9, 11 a.m.-noon. Ages 10-16, 3-4 p.m. 300 N. Charles St.

LUNCH - Lunch at the Library for ages under 18 and special needs. Ouray Public Library, 320 6th Ave, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

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