Through February 3
CREEDE — The Creede Community Players will present “Night of January 16,” a murder trial set in the Depression Era, drama-comedy at CRT’s Ruth Theatre. Remaining performances will be Saturday, February 2 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, February 3 at 1:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale 45 minutes before the show. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for students. Call 719-658-1126.
Saturday, February 2
ALAMOSA — Free clothes, all sizes newborn through adult and for men, boys, girls and women, will be given away from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the First Christian Church, 518 First, First and State, Alamosa. Call 480-2315.
ALAMOSA — The Friends of Locomotive 169 is having their Volunteer Day this Saturday, February 2, at Alamosa’s Cole Park starting at 10 a.m. General work will be performed, and the public is invited to visit. Contact 866-970-3540, or at ‘firstname.lastname@example.org.’
ALAMOSA — Adams State University will present Ernie Hudson in the one-man play Ghost in the House about Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. Two performances will be held in the Adams State Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 2: a matinee at 2 p.m. and an evening performance at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $5 for AS&F members, $10 for the general public. Call 587-8499. The show is recommended for teens and adults.
MONTE VISTA — Enjoy a delicious breakfast at Tri-County Senior Citizens Center, 311 Washington St. in Monte Vista on Saturday, February 2, from 8-10 a.m. This meal includes French toast, sausage, scrambled eggs, juice and coffee or tea.
DEL NORTE — Wildwood Sounds presents The Rifters (www.therifters.net) on Saturday, February 2 at 7:30 p.m. at 850 Grand Ave., Del Norte. Cost is $15. Call 657-4757.
MONTE VISTA — The 2013 Southern Rocky Mountain Agriculture Conference and Trade Fair “Farming Under Times of Stress” will be held Feb. 5-7 at Ski Hi Park in Monte Vista. Registration fees are $25 for one day or $50 for all three days. Contact 852-7381 or email Maxine.Lujan@colostate.edu.
Tuesday, February 5
ALAMOSA — The Alamosa County Democratic Party Central Committee will be meeting and electing new leadership on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Juanito’s Restaurant at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, February 6
HOOPER — The U.S. Postal Service will hold a meeting about options for the Hooper Post Office at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6 in the Sangre de Cristo High School Cafeteria, 8751 Lane 7 North, Hooper. Options range from reduced hours to discontinued service in Hooper.
Thursday, February 7
ALAMOSA — Ortega Middle School will host parent-teacher conferences and Theatre O will hold a chili pie dinner fundraiser from 4-7:30 p.m. on Feb. 7. Parent teacher conferences will also be held Feb. 12 from 4-7:30 p.m.
MONTE VISTA — The Civil Air Patrol will meet Thursday, February 7, in Monte Vista, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Nazarene Church Gym for physical fitness, drill and safety. Call Ruth or Bob at 657-9028.
DEL NORTE — “Financial Statements De-Mystified! Hands on Workshop for Small Business Owners” will be held Thursday, Feb. 7 from 4-6 p.m. at the Del Norte Computer Lab, 1025 Spruce Street in the La Hacienda Development. Cost is $10 per person. RSVP to Donna Wehe at the SBDC, email@example.com or 589-3682.
Friday, February 8
ANTONITO — A Valentine’s Dance will be held at the Antonito Senior Citizens on Friday, February 8, from 1-4 p.m. Music by Donald Garcia. Bring a favorite snack. Admission is $3.
ALAMOSA —Through May, the Adams State University Luther Bean Museum is displaying a selection of Cloyde Snook’s ceramic pots and Paul Moloney’s black-and-white photographs. An artist reception will be held from 4-6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, in the museum. Call 587-7151.
ALAMOSA — A retrospective exhibit of Stephen Quiller’s works at the Adams State University Cloyde Snook Gallery opens February 8. Quiller will present a lecture at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, followed by an opening reception in the gallery from 5-7 p.m. Call 587-7823.
ALAMOSA — Alamosa Public Library invites the public to free “Movie Night at your Library.” Showing February 8, “MADAGASCAR 3: Europe’s Most Wanted” will start at 7 p.m. Popcorn is free. Bring a favorite drink.
MONTE VISTA — Come to a Valentines feast on Friday, February 8, at 311 Washington Street in Monte Vista. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. with baked ham and all the trimmings, dessert and a beverage. Then dance to the music of Don Garcia from 7-9:30 p.m. Purchase tickets in advance from any Tri-County board member, at the Tri County Senior Center office, or that night at the door. Please call 852-5778.
Saturday, February 9
ALAMOSA — The Muddy Mountain Orchestra will play on Saturday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m. at Milagros Coffeehouse, State Ave. and Main St. in Alamosa. Although donations of $7 for the general public, $5 for ALMA members, and $2 for students, seniors, full-time volunteers, military and veterans, are suggested, all are welcome and no one will be turned away.
SAGUACHE—The first annual “Stay Warm” Fiber Arts Workshop is on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the BEBOP Studio, 317 San Juan, in downtown Saguache. Workshop attendees can choose two half-day sessions (offered morning or afternoon) in wet or dry felting; “Warm Windows”; or a Raggy Quilt workshop. Alternatively, attendees can choose an all-day class in Colcha Embroidery. The “Stay Warm” Workshop runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A $50 fee includes lunch, beverages and snacks. Call 655-0216.
SAGUACHE — Saguache County Republicans will hold a reorganizational meeting at the Saguache County Road and Bridge conference room at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9. Contact: Richard Drake, 256-4215.
Sunday, February 10
SAGUACHE — The 12th Annual Ranching Celebration will be held on Sunday, Feb. 10, at the Saguache Community Building from noon to whenever it’s done. The afternoon begins with a potluck meal so bring a favorite dish. The remainder of the afternoon will be filled with cowboy stories, songs and poems. To reserve a time slot to share a story, reserve a table or to volunteer for the event, please call Liza Marron at 719-539-5606.
Monday, February 11
LA JARA — Conejos County Republican Central Committee will hold a reorganizational meeting, Monday, February 11 at 7 p.m. at the Nursing Service building in La Jara.
Tuesday, February 12
SAN LUIS — The Sangre de Cristo Acequia Association will hold elections for members of the board of directors on February 12 at 6 p.m. at the office above the Community Bank.
ALAMOSA — On Tuesday February 12, the Alamosa County Republicans will have their re-organizational meeting at the SLV Tortilla Company’s meeting room at 6 p.m.
CREEDE— The third annual Fat Tuesday celebration will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12 from 5-9 p.m. in the Cave at the Community Center. Please bring a Fat Tuesday themed potluck dish. Admission is $5.
Wednesday, February 13
ALAMOSA — Alamosa Family Recreation Center hosts Life Line Screening on February 13. Pre-registration required. Call 1-877-237-1287 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com
ALAMOSA — Adams State University will host a brown bag Colorado Planned Giving Round Table on Wed., Feb. 13, from 11:40 a.m. to 1 p.m. in McDaniel Hall, Room 387, Alamosa. Call 580-0379.
Thursday, February 14
ALAMOSA — Brigham Young University Contemporary Dance Theatre presents “The Thing About Love,” at 7 p.m. Feb. 14 in Plachy Hall, Adams State University, Alamosa. Cost is $8 per person or $25 for family of six. Tickets are available at the door or by calling 588-2520.
Friday, February 15
ALAMOSA — Tu Casa’s 3rd Annual Mardi Gras Charity Ball will be Friday, Feb. 15, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Ramada Inn, Alamosa, with live music, Cajun cuisine, hurricanes and auction. Tickets are $50. Call 589-2465 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org