Community Calendar

Free Movie Monday!

The Mancos Public Library will be showing free movies beginning at 4 p.m. for those 8 years old and up. For more information please call 533-7600.

Yoga Wednesdays at Kaleidoscope

Gentle yoga basics with Keneen is at 9 a.m. to 10:15. Yoga all levels with Keneen is at 10:30 a.m. to noon. The first class is free and drop ins are $12 and sign-in is encouraged.

Keneen is also hosting two yoga playshops on Jan. 4 through 6, 8 p.m., at the Smiley Building, 1309 E. 3rd Ave, in Durango, and again on Sunday, Jan. 6 at 1 p.m. The cost for the first playshop is $25 and the second is $35; the cost for both is $50. Call 970-259-9740 for more information.

Christmas services at Mancos UMC

The Mancos United Methodist Church will have a Christmas Eve service at 5 p.m. Then, on Christmas Day, there will be a casual service at 11 a.m. and then a potluck brunch at 11:30. Everyone is welcome to join us!

St. Paul's Church announces Christmas Eve Services

St. Paul's Episcopal Church service will include the Blessing of the Nativity Scene, Christmas Carols, and Holy Communion. All are welcome to join us at 6 p.m. in this traditional celebration. Our Chapel, which celebrates its 100 Year Birthday in 2013, is located on the corner of Bauer Avenue and Oak Street. Coffee and cookies will be served after the service. For more information, call 970-533-9104. Please leave a message if there is no pick-up and we will return your call.

New Year's Eve at the Columbine

Let's wrap up the holiday festivities with the great New Year's party at the Columbine Bar. The party kicks off at 8 p.m., with dance music provided by the Moetones. The $5 cover charge will cover the music, hats and noisemakers, snacks, "midnight" toast, and special drinks. The gang will all be there, so come on by and say goodbye to 2012, and hello to 2013!

Bilingual storytime at Mancos Library

The Mancos Public Library, located at 211 W. First St, is now offering Little People Storytime on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. in both English and Spanish. Children ages 3-6 will be taught songs, verses and stories in both languages with the changing of the seasons emphasized. A craft is also offered. Free! For more information, please call the Library at 533-7600.

Indoor flea market ongoing event

There will be an Indoor Flea Market every Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Flea Market will be held at the Old Hardware Store, 192 S. Main, across the bridge and just past The Absolute Bakery. Everyone is welcome to come sell, browse and buy. Spaces are available - 12'x12' for $12 for both days. Call 749-9320 for more information. Be sure to leave a message if no answer and your call will be returned.

Teen writing group meets on Wednesdays

Local writer Suzanne Strazza in partnership with the Mancos Public Library, will be leading a writer's group for teens ages 13-19. This group will meet at the Mancos Public Library, located at 211 W. First St., every Wednesday from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. No prior writing experience is needed. There will be no homework or required writing for this class; it is merely to explore ideas and how to get them onto paper. For more information, please call MPL at 533-7600.

Teen Computer Club at Mancos library

The first Wednesday of each month at 5 to 6:30 p.m. teens will meet in the Community Meeting Room at the Mancos Public Library to work on various computer projects. All meetings will have hands on experience with digital devices, disassemble, build, etc. At times we will have regional computer geeks visit. They will answer questions on specified topics, such as animation, robotics, game development hacking, etc. Questions? Call for more information at 970-533-7600.