The Telegraph accepts classified advertising anytime prior to Tuesday at noon. Ads are a total bargain at $5 for 25 words or less and 20 cents for each additional word. Ads can be submitted via email), fax (970-259-0448) or in person (534 Main Ave, Durango). Prepayment is requested on all classifieds.


HelpWanted
Gardening & landscaping company
Now hiring experienced FT/PT crew member.  Call 247-8688.
Lunch cook
Part-time, experience necessary. Apply at Skinny’s, 1017 Main Ave.
Cook
Experienced only. Cyprus Café. Apply in person. 725 E. Second Ave. 385-6884.
Homeslice Pizza
Apply in person. 441 College Drive.
Cocina Linda
Is looking for an experienced line cook and counter help. Must be available afternoons. Call 259-6729.
King Center
 Laundry
Is hiring. Apply in person next to Nature’s Oasis.
Announcements
The Mountain Merchant
is now open. Antiques, arts, furniture and fabric. 929A Highway 3. 970-247-4686.
Volunteers Needed
For Durango Adventure Xstream Adventure Race on Saturday, June 10th for 12 & 24 hour shifts. For each 8-12 hour shift worked, volunteers will receive a $100 voucher good towards a future adventure or mt. bike race; meals and event t-shirt.  For more information call 970.259.7771 or email jenny@gravityplay.com
 Summer Yoga Classes
In the Iyengar tradition. June 12-Aug. 10. Call Jessi at
247-8942 or visit www.blueheronyoga.org.
Think you have
the best BBQ in the neighborhood? Enter the Kiwanis Club of Durango’s Smokin’ 4th Backyard BBQ to win cash prizes. BBQ connoisseurs also needed to just some of the best BBQ in the land. Call 259-4026 for info.
Seeking hometown
 heroes
The Kiwanis Club of Durango will be honoring Hometown Heroes in Buckley Park on July 4th. To nominate your Hometown Hero contact Bob at 759-5480 or bthom@gobrainstorm.net.  
Summer volunteers
needed
For the La Plata County Humane Society Thrift Store. Training provided and no experience necessary. 259-2847 for more information.
Hate books?
I’ll take ‘em. If they’re good, I might even buy them. Call Ted @ 769-4174
Services
Durango
Small Haul
Sand, topsoil, gravel. Fast and affordable! 799-0069.
Release
Your inner rock star! GUITAR LESSONS with Pete Giuliani are fun and helpful. Weekly or occasionally. CALL 385-6713.
Microdermabrasion
Chemical Peels Facials, Electrolysis, Facial waxing, Leg waxing for women and men cyclists. Perfecting my skills. Each service is $15.00 no credit cards call Cici 259-0954 for appointment.
Home Alone
House, plant and pet sitting. References available. “Travel without the worry.” 946-7836.
Mobile Geeks
Computer repair that fits your schedule, on-site or FREE pickup and delivery! Call 259-3171 or visit http: www.mobilegeeksofdurango.com for more information.
Stop renting-Start owning
Call Jeanne to see how much home you can afford. www.arete.us. 970-759-8736,
Bodywork
Dad’s love
massage
Call today for a Father’s Day gift certificate. Carla Marie Toth, LAc, CMT 799-3470
Exceptional
 Bodywork
Strong and gentle, 20 years experience, licensed, background in dance, movement arts, Ortho-Bionomy® practitioner. Available in Durango and Trimble’s Spa. Heidi Timm, 759-9038.
ForSale
Telluride Bluegrass Festival Ticket
1 ticket for Saturday and Sunday only. 946-2050.
Bike Child
Trailer
Heavy duty trailer clamps to bike and folds up for storage. Carries 2 children. Well-used but solid and functional.  $50 or B.O. Call 259-8998.
1996 Acura SLX 
Has been a great vehicle, but needs some work. $2,000. Allison 247-1016.
Redington Flyrod
2-piece, 8’6”, 5-weight rod. Lightly used. Quick action. $100. 382-2778.
GT Talera
Mountain bike. Oversized frame. Great townie for a large rider. $100. 3884-7192.
Santa Cruz
 Heckler
Medium size, rebuilt FOX Talas front fork, lots of new parts. $1,200. 769-1409.
Aire 14’ Cataraft
Includes Downriver Frame & 3 Oars. Excellent Condition. $3200 New, Asking $2200.00 OBO. 259-7772.
Check out Reruns
New furniture store! Fun, quality items at great prices. Coffee tables, lamps, bamboo/rattan, etc. 385-7336.  
Aire Tomcat
Tandem Inflatable Kayak(s), Red, excellent condition, no patches or repairs. With inflatable seats or cheetah chairs. $399.99/$450.00. 259-7771.
Get ready to
rumble!
Lots o’ paddling gear for sale! All in great condition, some new -kayaks, paddles, drytops, jackets, pfd’s, etc. Call 385-9595 for info.
RealEstate
Spacious Living
3 Bedroom 2.5 bath. First left in Forest Lakes. Large, open floor plan with vaulted ceilings. Spacious deck, great for entertaining. 2.5 car garage with tons of storage space. $284,900! Call Mike Aronson @CBHHR  375-5500.
Manicured Home
Durango West II. 3/2. Steam heat. $295K. 247-4985.
Can’t afford land?
Think again! This 1 acre parcel in Forest Lakes is surrounded by custom homes and has lots of tall pine trees. It is easy to build on and is just waiting on you! $68K call Tina at 946-2902  CBHHR
 
Immaculate
3b/2b townhome in downtown Bayfield!  This adorable unit was built last year and has a 1+ car garage, gas fireplace, and new appliances! This is move in ready! $199K!! Tina @CBHHR 970.946.2902
Want riverfront property?
10 minutes from town with NO COVENANTS?  This is the parcel for you.  5 acres on the Animas River with lots of direct river frontage for you to fish, paddle or swim!  $495K. Call Tina at 970-946-2902 CBHHR
ForRent 
Large room
With private bath. Share beautiful home in woods near town in exchange for help with yard work. June & July. 259-6474. Kalida.
Baker’s Bridge
 Duplex
2 bedroom, 1½ bath, W/D, DW, quiet by river, deck. Sorry no dogs. $795/month + deposit. Contact Maureen at 259-0752.
Durango Dharma
Center
Is available for hourly and daily rental. Ideal space for
workshops, meetings. Free parking. Call Judy at 375-9617.
VacationRentals
Enjoy your family’s visit.
Have them stay at a rental house. 1 bed/1 bath downtown. W/D. Book now for summer months. 259-9466.
Pets
Help we’re overflowing
   Great Dogs at the Aztec Shelter. Lots of small dogs, too. Come check us out. 505-334-6819.
CommunityService
Cadence Therapeutic
 Riding
is seeking volunteers and is always searching for possible riders to participate in our program. Cadence is a non-profit organization that provides equestrian experiences for adults and children with special needs.  Visit  www.cadenceriding.org, or call 749-7433 for details.
Alzheimer’s Association
Support Groups meet the second Thursday of the month at the Durango/La Plata Senior Center at 12:30 p.m. and the fourth Thursday of the month at the La Plata County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. For more information, call Elaine Stumpo at 259-0122.
Raw Food Lunches
Turtle Lake Refuge offers organic, living-food lunch every Tuesday and Friday from 11:11 a.m. to 2:22 p.m. Suggested donation $8. 247-8395. 848 E. Third Ave.
elpWanted
Gardening & landscaping company
Now hiring experienced FT/PT crew member.  Call 247-8688.
Lunch cook
Part-time, experience necessary. Apply at Skinny’s, 1017 Main Ave.
Cook
Experienced only. Cyprus Café. Apply in person. 725 E. Second Ave. 385-6884.
Homeslice Pizza
Apply in person. 441 College Drive.
Cocina Linda
Is looking for an experienced line cook and counter help. Must be available afternoons. Call 259-6729.
King Center
 Laundry
Is hiring. Apply in person next to Nature’s Oasis.
Announcements
The Mountain Merchant
is now open. Antiques, arts, furniture and fabric. 929A Highway 3. 970-247-4686.
Volunteers Needed
For Durango Adventure Xstream Adventure Race on Saturday, June 10th for 12 & 24 hour shifts. For each 8-12 hour shift worked, volunteers will receive a $100 voucher good towards a future adventure or mt. bike race; meals and event t-shirt.  For more information call 970.259.7771 or email jenny@gravityplay.com
 Summer Yoga Classes
In the Iyengar tradition. June 12-Aug. 10. Call Jessi at 247-8942 or visit www.blueheronyoga.org.
Think you have
the best BBQ in the neighborhood? Enter the Kiwanis Club of Durango’s Smokin’ 4th Backyard BBQ to win cash prizes. BBQ connoisseurs also needed to just some of the best BBQ in the land. Call 259-4026 for info.
Seeking hometown
 heroes
The Kiwanis Club of Durango will be honoring Hometown Heroes in Buckley Park on July 4th. To nominate your Hometown Hero contact Bob at 759-5480 or bthom@gobrainstorm.net.  
Summer volunteers
needed
For the La Plata County Humane Society Thrift Store. Training provided and no experience necessary. 259-2847 for more information.
Hate books?
I’ll take ‘em. If they’re good, I might even buy them. Call Ted @ 769-4174
Services
Durango
Small Haul
Sand, topsoil, gravel. Fast and affordable! 799-0069.
Release
Your inner rock star! GUITAR LESSONS with Pete Giuliani are fun and helpful. Weekly or occasionally. CALL 385-6713.
Microdermabrasion
Chemical Peels Facials, Electrolysis, Facial waxing, Leg waxing for women and men cyclists. Perfecting my skills. Each service is $15.00 no credit cards call Cici 259-0954 for appointment.
Home Alone
House, plant and pet sitting. References available. “Travel without the worry.” 946-7836.
Mobile Geeks
Computer repair that fits your schedule, on-site or FREE pickup and delivery! Call 259-3171 or visit http: www.mobilegeeksofdurango.com for more information.
Stop renting-Start owning
Call Jeanne to see how much home you can afford. www.arete.us. 970-759-8736,
Bodywork
Dad’s love
massage
Call today for a Father’s Day gift certificate. Carla Marie Toth, LAc, CMT 799-3470
Exceptional
 Bodywork
Strong and gentle, 20 years experience, licensed, background in dance, movement arts, Ortho-Bionomy® practitioner. Available in Durango and Trimble’s Spa. Heidi Timm, 759-9038.
ForSale
Telluride Bluegrass Festival Ticket
1 ticket for Saturday and Sunday only. 946-2050.
Bike Child
Trailer
Heavy duty trailer clamps to bike and folds up for storage. Carries 2 children. Well-used but solid and functional.  $50 or B.O. Call 259-8998.
1996 Acura SLX 
Has been a great vehicle, but needs some work. $2,000. Allison 247-1016.
Redington Flyrod
2-piece, 8’6”, 5-weight rod. Lightly used. Quick action. $100. 382-2778.
GT Talera
Mountain bike. Oversized frame. Great townie for a large rider. $100. 3884-7192.
Santa Cruz
 Heckler
Medium size, rebuilt FOX Talas front fork, lots of new parts. $1,200. 769-1409.
Aire 14’ Cataraft
Includes Downriver Frame & 3 Oars. Excellent Condition. $3200 New, Asking $2200.00 OBO. 259-7772.
Check out Reruns
New furniture store! Fun, quality items at great prices. Coffee tables, lamps, bamboo/rattan, etc. 385-7336.  
Aire Tomcat
Tandem Inflatable Kayak(s), Red, excellent condition, no patches or repairs. With inflatable seats or cheetah chairs. $399.99/$450.00. 259-7771.
Get ready to
rumble!
Lots o’ paddling gear for sale! All in great condition, some new -kayaks, paddles, drytops, jackets, pfd’s, etc. Call 385-9595 for info.
RealEstate
Spacious Living
3 Bedroom 2.5 bath. First left in Forest Lakes. Large, open floor plan with vaulted ceilings. Spacious deck, great for entertaining. 2.5 car garage with tons of storage space. $284,900! Call Mike Aronson @CBHHR  375-5500.
Manicured Home
Durango West II. 3/2. Steam heat. $295K. 247-4985.
Can’t afford land?
Think again! This 1 acre parcel in Forest Lakes is surrounded by custom homes and has lots of tall pine trees. It is easy to build on and is just waiting on you! $68K call Tina at 946-2902  CBHHR
 
Immaculate
3b/2b townhome in downtown Bayfield!  This adorable unit was built last year and has a 1+ car garage, gas fireplace, and new appliances! This is move in ready! $199K!! Tina @CBHHR 970.946.2902
Want riverfront property?
10 minutes from town with NO COVENANTS?  This is the parcel for you.  5 acres on the Animas River with lots of direct river frontage for you to fish, paddle or swim!  $495K. Call Tina at 970-946-2902 CBHHR
ForRent 
Large room
With private bath. Share beautiful home in woods near town in exchange for help with yard work. June & July. 259-6474. Kalida.
Baker’s Bridge
 Duplex
2 bedroom, 1½ bath, W/D, DW, quiet by river, deck. Sorry no dogs. $795/month + deposit. Contact Maureen at 259-0752.
Durango Dharma
Center
Is available for hourly and daily rental. Ideal space for workshops, meetings. Free parking. Call Judy at 375-9617.
VacationRentals
Enjoy your family’s visit.
Have them stay at a rental house. 1 bed/1 bath downtown. W/D. Book now for summer months. 259-9466.
Pets
Help we’re overflowing
   Great Dogs at the Aztec Shelter. Lots of small dogs, too. Come check us out. 505-334-6819.
CommunityService
Cadence Therapeutic
 Riding
is seeking volunteers and is always searching for possible riders to participate in our program. Cadence is a non-profit organization that provides equestrian experiences for adults and children with special needs.  Visit  www.cadenceriding.org, or call 749-7433 for details.
Alzheimer’s Association
Support Groups meet the second Thursday of the month at the Durango/La Plata Senior Center at 12:30 p.m. and the fourth Thursday of the month at the La Plata County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. For more information, call Elaine Stumpo at 259-0122.
Raw Food Lunches
Turtle Lake Refuge offers organic, living-food lunch every Tuesday and Friday from 11:11 a.m. to 2:22 p.m. Suggested donation $8. 247-8395. 848 E. Third Ave.

In this week's issue...

December 12, 2019
Gimme shelter

I spot a few cars parked along the road near the Purple Cliffs. I pull over, messing with my purse and worrying about locking the doors

December 5, 2019
Power in numbers

La Plata Electric Association has been trying to increase local renewable energy production for the past several years.

November 27, 2019
Dishing up cultural perspective

I haven’t any family close by to celebrate Thanksgiving with this year (except my darling husband), but I still have my friends, and I greet the day with an attitude of gratitude.