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.

Found outside Durango Bagel on 11/21. Call 382-5902 to identify.
Looking for
a Durango dog lover to take our dog into their home for the Christmas holiday from 12/22-12/26. Rate negotiable, very friendly small yellow lab. Call 970-214-6918.
Conservation Corps
is hiring for their 2008 Education and Outreach Crew. This is an 11-month Americorps program designed to complete conservation projects, implement environmental education, and lead crews. Crew runs from Jan. 21, 2008, to Dec. 5, 2008. If you are interested, please find a job description and application on our website: or call Erin at 259.8607 Ext.9.
The Nordic Center
at Purgatory is seeking volunteers to work part time, through the winter season. Duties include selling trail passes, fitting people for rental skis and giving out information. In exchange volunteers will receive a free ski pass to DMR, a free pass to the Nordic Center and free clinics and rentals at the Nordic Center. You must be able to commit to the entire season. For more information call Helen Low at 382 5899.
Apply in person at 992 Main Ave. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Call 259-0956 for more information.
Join the Raider Ridge Cafe team. We’re looking for an energetic person to work in a fun, fast paced environment. Excellent pay + tips. Apply in person or email resume to
Child care needed
For two children. Close to FLC.  Monday & Wednesday – 9:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Saturday – 11:15 a.m.– 5:15 p.m. References required. 769-3185.
Need a PT job & housing?
Home/office located ½ mile from Albertson’s. Skills desired: cleaning/organization; valid driver’s license; computer/administrative assistant. Terms negotiable, D.O.E. Vehicle and cell available. 970-903-9434 or laywerstevem
Nanny Needed
Durango, past experience with infants, CPR, references, background check required. 259-0494.
Chef and dishwasher needed. Apply in person between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. or call 382-0001 or 382-0012.
King Center Laundry
is hiring. Apply in person next to Nature’s Oasis.
Cleaning position
Are you thorough, detail oriented and love to clean? Flexible hours between 8:30 a.m. & 4 p.m. Vehicle required. Start $12 per hour. If seriously motivated call 759-6329.
The Record Man
is under new ownership and we have remodeled to now offer you local art, t-shirts, underground & rare magazines, DJ gear, art supplies, great selection of new records, custom paint jobs on snowboards, furniture and almost anything else. Supplemental-hydrogen engine kits powered by water! Funky jewelry, stickers. We want to help you sell your local music and art. If you need recording services we can do that too with our state of the art 32-track studio, $40/hr. If you have questions or ideas please call: Morgan Carpenter 970-946-2182 or 259-3846 or stop by at 509 E. 8th Ave. # 3. Next to Raider Ridge Cafe.
Veggies made quickly,
easily and yummy! Learn how with Kristen Lum ND, LAc and Sherrie Wormser PT and Certified Natural Chef. Dec.
1st, 11:00-12:30 @ 2053 Main Ave. $35. Call 382-9100 or 259-9233 to sign up.
Two ferrets
need good home in the new year. These are kickass ferrets. Experienced pet owners call for consultation. 970-769-6407.
Finally! Healthy Chocolate!
Time to generate more income. A high integrity company with high integrity products. www.mxi.myvoffice. com/angelvoice/ (Click on “Take the Tour” & “My Web Links”). Next chocolate party is Wed., Nov. 28 at 6 p.m. Call 259-3129 for directions. Anti-oxidant rich chocolate is the next ticket to health & prosperity! Fun & easy to start up.
Beth Wheeler is the featured artist for November at Pure Soul Coffeehouse, 40 Town Plaza., Durango. 533-7943.
Medical Marijuana
Do you legitimately need medical marijuana? Clinic coming to Durango! To find out if you qualify and set up an appointment to see a doctor, call 259-0837.
La Plata Open Space Conservancy
is accepting entries for the 14th annual Snowdown Wine Tasting and Fine Art Exhibition. Selected artwork will be auctioned at the event to raise funds for land protection in Southwest Colorado. Twelve pieces will be chosen for the show and auction, and artists will receive 50% of proceeds from sale. Call 259-3415, or e-mail for additional information. 
Four Corners Lesbian Network
Go to: www.yahoogroups. com search Four Corners Lesbian or e-mail. fourcornersln@
Feng Shui
Selling, buying, building or remodeling? Feel stuck or overwhelmed? Five Star Feng Shui is perfect to help enhance your goals and dreams and help with all those decisions! Contact me today for a consultation. 970-764-5615.,
Deep Relaxation Yoga
Workshop for the Holidaze! Alleviate the pressures of the Christmas season and keep colds and flu away with these soothing yoga poses. All levels of practice welcome. Saturday Dec. 8th, 9-noon $30. For info. on workshop & other classes call 259-2031 or marthaevers
Uncover, Discover, Recover
your essential self. Iris Touch Healing Therapy offers body work and counseling in an integrated style that supports you (or a loved one) in making healthy choices, choosing healthy thoughts and feeling good in your body. 27 years in practice gives Iris many tools and insights to enhance your well-being. A warm, nurturing environment supports your journey. Sliding-scale and packages/gift certificates available. Please call 259-1702 for an appointment/info.
Caregiver seeks position
Mature male, compassionate, strong (able to lift 45 kilos) seeks elder care, half-time (3 days a week), December through May. CPR certified. (970) 946-9548.
Looking for
a handmade local gift? Rocky Mountain Bound *handmade books* this Saturday, Dec.1st at St. Columba School Bazaar 8am-3pm and St. Mark’s Christmas Bazaar 9am-3pm. 970.259.3983.
For all your home improvement needs. Plumbing, electric, carpentry, paint. Dale. 903-9181.
Wanna know who
you are? E-mail to schedule an appointment.
Parties with Freeplay
Fire up your holiday dance party with some killer rock, country, and blues. wwwPete or call 385-6713.
Gift certificates
for guitar lessons make great Christmas presents!  Call Pete Giuliani at 385-6713.
Winter Special
New clients and gift certificates, 1-hour therapeutic massage for $45. 18 years experi
ence, downtown office. Sally A. Brown, M.A., CMT. 749-0604.
Feel OK?
Why not feel Great?! Energy & Bodywork together @ Still Water Shiatsu. 799-4269. Gift certificates & availability through the holidays.
“I was amazed!
Within hours following a gentle Ortho-Bionomy session, my neck pain completely resolved!”, Sandi Herb, Asa Fire Dancer, waitress and receptionist.  Heidi Timm, 759-9038.
Got Cellulite?
Want help? Experience a cellulite massage and learn how this targeted massage and other lifestyle changes can make a significant difference. $50 introductory offer. Swedish and hot stones also available. Rose Stout/Beautiful Dreamer Massage Therapy. 903-7578.
Hatha Yoga
Trimble Hot Springs, Mondays, 6-7:30 p.m. $12 - class only. $15 - class and soak. Private sessions also available. Perfect for beginners. Call Heather (970) 759-4088 for info.
Holiday Ceramic Sale
Red Cliff Pottery’s annual sale. Hundreds of items to choose from at great prices. 1375 Florida Road. For info, call Sean, 375-9610.
Women’s Alpine
Touring Boots
T.L.T. all-terrain randonee Dynafit boot. Two sets of liners. Size 6-7. A boot built specifically for women! 247-3911.
Hot water solar panels
6’X8’ - $500. Foosball table. cxcellent condition – $200 obo. Bike rack for 2-inch receiver hitch - $120 obo. 264-3354 or 903-5523.
Single, twin, brand new barely used bed. You move! Great for kids! Mattress, boxspring and frame. $150 obo, Call Vilija 970-799-2878.
’81 Subaru
4x4 Wagon. Silver. Everything works, no rust. Cranking Stereo. Block Heater. 31 mpg. $900. 799-2743.
Reruns Home Furnishings
has a great selection of furniture & gift ideas. Dressers, Mexican tables, overstuffed chair & ottoman, lamps, artwork & more. 572 E. 6th Ave. 385-7336.
Velo gear
As new Orbea Orca 57 CM frame + seatpost – $650. Deda Newton bars and stem - $100. New Kenda Nevegal 2.35 tire - $25. Used 1” Winwood Muddy cross fork - $25. Refurbished 5th Element rear shock - $50. Everything must go. 382-2778.
Piece of the rock
Own two lots in Edgemont Highlands. Offered below market value. Owner financing available. Great way to get your feet on the path of home ownership (and they’re not making any more land!) Call 946-9548 for further info.
Rocky Mountain Retreat.
240 acres of heavily wooded acreage w/open meadow and streams. Surrounded by national forest. 30 minutes from Durango. Abundant elk, deer, turkey. Secluded. Stunning views. Bill Stanley/Bobbie Carll Realty 970-749-7671 or
3 bed, 1 bath
Month to month lease. $1,500.00 per month. W. 2nd Ave./32nd St. Call 385-0948.
Roommate Wanted
To share spacious 3 bdr, 2 bth. house on CR 203 near Trimble Hot Springs, $450.00 mo. incl. utilities, ref. req. 970-749-1797, Debbie.
Snowy X-Country Retreat
Sleeps 6 comfortably. Cabin in the forest, near ski trails, easy to access from Durango – funky luxury! Reasonable rates. 970-385-7214.
Volunteers and
interns needed
Joining the Planned Parenthood Volunteer Team is a wonderful way of giving while receiving, and an opportunity to join others in a common endeavor and mutual learning experience. Each volunteer/intern receives appropriate, in-depth training. If you are interested in working with the PP Durango Community Education Dept., call 375-9558.
Wheat & Gluten
Support Group meets at Healthy Fusion the last Wednesday of every month. All are welcome. Next meeting is Nov. 28 at 5:30 p.m.; 2053 Main Ave. For more info: 259-9233 or
Are you a parent
with a child under age 5? Then come explore what the Family Center of Durango has to offer. We have developmental playgroups, parenting classes, a toy lending library, safe exchange and supervised visits, a family support unit, and much more!  You can call us at 385-4747, or stop by at 489 ½ Florida Rd.  The Family Center of Durango, families helping families. 
The Medicine Horse Center
is seeking: a 50-60 foot round pen, good quality horse hay, donations for our silent auction, horse tack and supplies, landscaping materials such as fruit trees, shrubs, flowers, mulch and gardening tools. Call 533-7403 or check out for more info.
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  or call 749-7433 for more information.
Alzheimer’s Association
Support Groups meet the second and third Wednesday of the month at the Durango/La Plata Senior Center at 10: 30 a.m. For more information, call Elaine Stumpo at 259-0122.
Raw Food Lunches
Nonprofit organization 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.

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