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Find Me Answers: 1- BOAT 2- COOLER
2017 August/September
Pg 15 - The Sunshine Express
Fun Page Solutions
Riddle Me Answers:
1- The letter T
2- A highway
3- The state of Colorado!
Cryptogram Answer:
¡°I¡¯m writing a book. I¡¯ve got the page
numbers done.¡± - Steven Wright
Tease Me Answer:
He can¡¯t reach the buttons higher than 6
Happenings
-Sep 16, Log Hill Hustle 5k/10k
Fun Run/Walk, 8-11a, Fortuna
Tierra fundraiser for Ridgway
High School students¡¯ continuing
education scholarships & other
educational needs, Log Hill Vol-
unteer Fire, 434 Ponderosa Dr,
Ridgway, 970.626.4365
-Tribute to Aviation, Sep 16-17,
9a, Montrose Regional Airport,
free, military, vintage & GA
aircraft, a great opportunity to
get up close & view the various
aircraft & meet the pilots/crews
-Ouray County Railroad Days,
Sep 21-24, 8a-5p, hike the
grade of the Silverton Railroad
from the top of Red Mountain
Pass to Ironton, model railroad
open house Sat morning, car
tours of the RGS & D&RGW right
of ways, talks, rides on RGS
Motor Car No.1 and our new
steam engine, Ridgway Rail-
road Museum, 150 Race Course
Rd, Ridgway, Jim Pettengill:
970.626.4239, ridgwayrailroad-
museum@ouraynet.com, www.
ridgwayrailroadmuseum.org
-Sneffels Fiber Arts Festival,
Sep 23: 9a-5p, Sep 24: 10a-4p,
Ouray County 4-H Event Center,
22739 Highway 550, Ridgway,
for the shopper, crafter & artist,
classes, Free Demos, fundraiser
for Weehawken Creative Arts,
a non-profit arts organization
that serves the communities
of Ouray, Ridgway, Silverton &
Montrose, 970.626.3304
-Voice of the San Juans Final
Competiton, Sep 23, 6-9p, Mon-
trose Pavilion, the best of the
best compete for the top prize,
$30 or VIP $75 for best seats w/
VIP reception w/hors d¡¯oeuvres
5-6p, doors open 6p for GA
-Black Canyon Sprint Triathlon,
Sep 30, 8-4p, Montrose CRC
recreation based family oriented
sprint distance Triathlon
-Montrose Oktoberfest, Sep 30,
1-6p, Centennial Plaza, Down-
town Montrose, live music,
Oktoberfest fare, unlimited
Norwood/Nucla/Naturita/Telluride:
--KOTO Duck Race, fundraiser for KOTO Com-
munity Radio, Aug 2, 2:45-3:45p, Town Park,
500 E Colorado Ave, Telluride
-Mudd Butt Mystery Theater, Michael D. Palm
Theater, Aug 3-5, 6p, featuring ¡®Robin Hood¡¯,
721 W Colorado Ave, Telluride
-Telluride Jazz Festival, Aug 4-6, 11a, cel-
ebrates jazz & provides a venue for new artists
to explore their sound, 500 E Colorado Ave,
Telluride
-Free legal clinic for parties who have no attor-
ney, Aug 9 & Sep 13, 3-4p, 2nd Wed monthly,
Nucla Library, 544 Main St, and Naturita
Library, 107 West 1st Ave
-Telluride Chamber Music Festival, Aug 10-20,
11a, Enjoy classical chamber music in Telluride
-Taste of Telluride & Top Chef Competition,
benefits the One to One Mentoring Program,
Aug 11, 5:30-9p, Enjoy a culinary & libation
tour of Telluride, The Peaks Resort & Spa, 136
Country Club Dr, Mountain Village Telluride
-Back Yard Style Jam with the Western Flyers,
Aug 11, The Livery, Norwood, homegrown
food, local musicians, swing dance party,
970.324.4025
-Telluride Mushroom Festival, Aug 17-20, 11a,
A celebration of all things fungal & entheogenic
-Telluride Film Festival, Aug 30-Sep 4, 8a, the
prestigious film festival showcases some of the
best in the industry
-Imogene Pass Run, Sep 9, 7a, a 17.1 mile
race from Ouray to Telluride via the Imogene
Pass
-Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, Sep 15-17,
11a, Telluride Town Park, 500 E Colorado Ave,
live music & microbrews, 877.358.7122
-Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors, Sep
21-24, 9a, celebrates classic cars matched w/
beautiful fall colors, Main St, Telluride
-Mountains to Desert Ride, Sep 23, 7a, a
grueling bicycle race from Telluride to Gateway
Canyons, benefits the Just for Kids Foundation,
970.728.4454
Commonym Answers: 1- They¡¯re all Cakes;
2- They¡¯re all Salts
Colorado craft beer & wine tasting, games,
costume contest, polka dancers and more
-Elks Charity Ball, Sep 30, Ouray Elk¡¯s Club,
421 Main St, Ouray, 970.325.4510