Archives for February 2014

Young Professionals Group March 5th at 7am, $10, Cortez, CO

$10, March 5th at 7am Young professionals, who are defined as anyone between the ages of 21 and 40 or are “young at heart”, can engage with other like-minded individuals to further your career, strengthen your professional image and meet new friends. Call the Chamber at 565-3414 to learn more.

Mobile Blood Drive March 4th 1-6, FREE, Dolores, CO

FREE, March 4th 1-6 There will be a Mobile Blood Drive on March 4 at the Dolores High School Gym from 1 to 6 p. m. Any donor that wishes to donate call 877- UBS- HERO to schedule an appointment, or go to For more information you may also call 888-804- 9913 ext. 1000. […]

Bingo night Feb. 25 at 6:30pm, $5, Dolores, CO

$5, Feb. 25 at 6:30pm The Dolores Rotary Club will sponsor a bingo night at the Dolores Community Center on Feb. 25. Proceeds will benefit the Mancos students traveling to Costa Rica for a science trip March 31 – April 7. Bingo kicks- off with a light dinner of frito pie chili and dessert, for […]

Bird’s Eye View Sneak Peak March 26 at 6:30 p.m., Free to members, $5 others, Cortez, CO

Free to members, $5 others, March 26 at 6:30 p.m. Bird’s Eye View Sneak Peak at the 10th annual Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival Diane Cherbak will be at the Cortez Cultural Center on March 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Gallery. Free to members, $5 others. For more information call 565-1151.

Hands-on pruning workshops March 1 & 8 at 1:30, FREE, Cortez, CO

FREE, March 1 & 8 at 1:30 FREE hands-on pruning workshops in our heritage orchards on Saturday, Feb. 22, March 1, and March 8. Meet at Let It Grow, 90 North Mildred in Cortez at 1:30 p.m. to caravan, or call ahead for directions to the orchard. 565-3099. Dress for the weather, wear boots, gloves, […]

Presbyterian Women’s Spring Rummage Sale March 7 and 8 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., FREE, Cortez, CO

FREE, March 7 and 8 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Presbyterian Women’s Spring Rummage Sale will be March 7 and 8 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Montezuma Valley Presbyterian Church, 350 S. Washington, Cortez. Proceeds are used for mission projects. Call 565-7024 for further infor­mation.

Dancing with the Cortez Stars March 2 at 6:30 p.m., $20, Cortez, CO

$20, March 2 at 6:30 p.m. Dancing with the Cortez Stars will be held at the M-CHS Auditorium on March 2 at 6:30 p.m. This fundraiser for the Millennium Center for the Performing Arts will feature performances by ten local couples, each vying for the coveted “Mirror Ball Trophy.” Tickets are $20. Call Denise at […]

The Magic of Words

Have you ever communicated something that you didn’t mean, but that the words you spoke conveyed? It’s an astonishing experience, especially when you are there to witness on the face of the other person the immediate difference between the response you expected and the response you actually get. Perhaps you intended to offer the sincerest […]