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at La Plata Canyon Trail Head. Call 970-903-0901.
VOA – Montrose
VOA – Facilities in Montrose and Delta counties have many opportunities in health care including PT, OT, COTA, PTA.  Please e-mail or call Lorie for more information @ 970-252-3120.
Program Director:
Southern Ute Montessori Head Start and Early Head Start in Ignacio, CO, seeks a highly motivated individual with experience in the field of early childhood development to oversee all operations of an award-winning program serving 132 children and their families. Successful candidate must have a BA in Early Childhood Education or closely related field; three years demonstrated success in a Head Start program; management and administration; staff supervision; budget and records management. Preferred experience: federal grant management; grant-writing, work with volunteer boards, program evaluation, experience in a multi-cultural setting. Competitive salary, excellent benefits. Application packet and addendum requirements at SUCAP Central Administration Offices, 285 Lakin St., Ignacio, CO 81137, (970) 563-4517. Position closes end of business day Feb. 20, 2009.
Massage therapist wanted
for salon and spa environment. Bring resume to Salon Blue Wave, 123 W. 9th St.
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.
Carrot Juice
Wrap your little cuties up in some deliciously playful kids clothing. Available @ Durango Farmers Market, Sat., Feb. 14, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Smiley Building." target="_blank">
Valentine’s Day Gifts
Affordable, unique pieces. Call Sean at Red Cliffs Pottery, 764-8229.
Attention: Network
Company with 20 year history new to U.S. market. Ground floor opportunity. “Green” products for home and health. Great compensation plan. Click on “contact us.”
Seeking Serious
Women Writers
Looking to form monthly networking group for serious women writers. Fiction, nonfiction, personal essays, magazine articles. No poetry. E-mail
at Forest Lakes Community Center. Learn the 7 Spiritual Laws of Yoga practice as taught by Deepok Chopra. Every Monday at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m. Call Charlotte 970.884.0981 This is a Hatha-based yoga class for all levels.
Come learn this powerful form that integrates breath and movement to amplify your own life force energy. These techniques put you in a state of healing. Saturate your body with oxygen; disease thrives in a low-oxygen environment. At Pathways in Bayfield every Tuesday and Thursday at 9 a.m. All levels welcome. Call Charlotte at 970.844.0981.
Permaculture Design Certificate Course
Recreate your world, sustainably. May 2-10. Ignacio, CO. $850 sliding scale includes meals, camping. Scholarship/internship available.
Art Happy Hour
Wed.-Sat. (1-2 p.m./4-5 p.m.) Artisans of the Southwest. Complimentary coffee and wine. Specials – Fine Art, Gifts, Cards. 175 Pagosa Street, Pagosa Springs. (970) 264-4486. Now accepting artists.
Help celebrate the Animas
Get involved with Animas River Days. If you are interested in volunteering with Animas River Days e-mail
NIA Classes
Taught by Lori Sadira. 385-7580. Call for a class schedule. NIA, a revolutionary fusion movement class designed for all levels. Fun, Fit and Healthy - the NIA way.
House Painting
Indoor/Outdoor, 15 years experience. Licensed and insured. Reliable with great references! Free estimates. Call Mark at Sundog Painting (970) 903-1971.
Snow Removal
Free estimates. Licensed, bonded and insured. Call Ryan, 749-7000 or 764-8229.
Need a Relationship Rescue?
My ‘Relationship Interventions’ are intensives for couples/families in crisis or wanting to grow relationships. Communication, boundaries, conflict resolution, fair fighting, etc. See website for other services. Kingsley Gallup, MA, LPC, NCC. 426-2130.
hue62 design +
photography offering
graphic design for small or large businesses. branding/identity : collateral : web : ads b2b : presentations : and much more! : Call Alan > 503.891.7367.
Got a home design
Or addition onto your home that you’d like drawn up for construction purposes? Freelance computer drafting services available. Primarily architectural, using AutoCAD. Reasonable. Call David at (575) 770-3625.
Cat or Dog behavior issues? 
Positive and patient in-home animal behavior consultation. or 769-4075. Tonya Sakadinsky BA, CDBC. Member International Assn. of Animal Behavior Consultants.
Do It Here! 
Rent our unique downtown Durango location for your next function.  BYO food and beverage or hire a caterer. 764-4939.
Alterations & Repairs
Most types of clothing. Call Kate for an appointment. Sewing lessons also available. 970-779-0676.
Get ready to ride
Bike repair. Hassle Free Sports. 259-3874. $25 discount for every $100 spent on labor. $50 discount for every $200 spent on labor. Promo ends Feb. 28. Mention ad when dropping off bike.
Proofreading and
copy editing
for a variety of brief or lengthy materials. Electronic or hard copy. Every writer needs a second pair of eyes. Write Right. 769-3319.
Financial Health in 2009
Start where you are, and make small changes that make a big difference! Learn about the mystic budget and beyond. Call Felicia Ann Libo, MA, accredited financial counselor at 759-2678 or visit
Animas Valley Landscaping
The service you expect. We do roofs! Ice and snow removal. Fully insured. (970) 903-7812.
Need help
with a relationship, transition, sadness or low self esteem? Graduate student with 20 years exp. offering counseling at reduced rates. Free consultation. Russ 375-7777.
Quality Engineering Services LLC
Residential or Commercial Design - Architectural Drawings, Code Issues, Electrical, Foundations, Mechanical, Plumbing and Structural.  Philip T Nichols PE - Professional Licensed Engineer (970) 209-7778.
Come delight in the Great Outdoors while turning your walking or hiking into a Whole Body experience!  First Class Free! Please call Mimi at 799.7777 or visit
Touch Focused Therapy
is an exciting new option for the community to help individuals that have suffered trauma or struggle with depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more. As professional and experienced counselors with bodywork specialties in massage and acupuncture, we have the unique ability to focus on combining therapies for an innovative, personalized and integrated mind and body treatment- helping you work through your mental and physical symptoms. To learn more, contact Anna Freeman, MA, MT at 970.903.0465.
Pet Sitting
Dog & cat sitting in your home or mine. Dog walking & dog hiking service. Pick up and drop off. Cat visits. 382-2542 Juliet Whitfield.
Restore harmony to your body, mind, emotions and spirit! See and contact your Durango Certified BodyTalk Practitioner, Julie Gentry at or 970-385-5485.
Deer Hill Expeditions 2009:
“Wild Connections, Human Connections.” Inspiring journeys for teenagers in the Southwest and Costa Rica. Custom expeditions for schools and private groups. Wilderness adventure, community service, native cultures and arts. Order a catalog: 1.800.533.7221 - -
Snow Removal
Gardenhart Landscape & Design is now offering a snow-removal service for your home or office. Call Dave at 749-1555.
Fantastic February Specials!
Professional Therapeutic Massage Therapy. $45/60 mins. $55/75 mins. $65/90 mins. Valentine’s Day Extra Special – Buy two receive third half off! Please call Sarah Hauze, CMT. 970-331-2447. Durango.
Don’t Forget Your Valentine!
February special, $20 off 1-hour or 1½-hour massage. Main Ave. office. Call Cindi Sheridan for appt. 769-2048.
Awesome Student Massages!
Valentine Special!! Professional, Relaxing, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Aromatherapy, Hot Steamed Towels. Convenient, in-town Durango location. Special Package Deal-Buy 3, get 4th Free!!  1Hr.-$30.00, 1.5 Hr.-$45.00 Limited Time Only! Gift Certificates Available.  Call Meg Bush 970-759-0199.  Student of SW School of Massage & Aesthetics.
Now Thru Feb.
Rolfing® sessions $65/75 min. (Normally $90/75 min.) Curious? Learn more Kelly Wright certified Rolfer™. 970-759-6115.
Therapeutic Massage
combined with hot stones. $60/hour or $85/ninety minutes. Downtown location. 20+ years of experience with injuries, athletes and relaxation. Call Sally A. Brown at 970-749-0604.
Massage Special
Qualified Student Massage. Therapeutic Deep Tissue, Relaxing Swedish, Prenatal, Reflexology, Aromatherapy. 1h $30. 1.5h $45. Private serene setting. In-town location w/ free parking. Gift certificates and Package Specials. Call Today! Kristin Gumser 970-769-6158. Student of SW School of Massage and Aesthetics.
February Love Offering
Give the Gift of skilled healing touch, pay what you are able, homemade chocolate truffle included. Heidi Timm, licensed. 970.759.9038,
Commercial Range
8 burner Jade range. Convection oven, full size, top shelf, side compartment. Flat top griddle included. Excellent condition $2,000. 970-533-7119.
56 cm Marin cyclocross bike
Built as commuter $250. Specialized BigHit DH Med Exclnt Cond. $800. 769-4157.
Gently used iMac
with lots of software for music and large itunes library. Works perfect. Must sell. $500 obo. 970-426-8653 for specs/info.
Baldwin Piano
Compact, upright “Howard” spinet model. Good condition. $800.  259-3053.
Low Energy?
Allergies? Migraines? Aches & Pains? Feel better quick with this energizing pharmaceutical grade, natural Swiss Green Tea Extract! Powerful immune booster & anti-inflammatory. Low caffeine. EZ swallow tabs & oral spray. Yes, it works! Karen 884-8276.
Craftsman snow blower
10hp, 32” width, track driven, with manual & electric start, in nice condition. $500. Call Jim 769-5372.
’07 Surly Long Haul Trucker
56 cm of black cherry pearl pleasure – new bars, saddle and tires – ready to work, ready to tour. $725. Sean, 749-8271.
Valentine’s Day Gifts
At Reruns Home Furnishings. Worm wood Artesanos sofa table, beautiful barn wood hutch. Tables, lamps, dressers, rugs, mirrors, and more! 572 E. 6th Ave. Mon. - Sat.
Pet adoption
Beautiful and elegant female English bulldog puppy, Veterinarian examination, Health certificate, Health guarantee, Pedigree. She is presently available for adoption to a good animal lover home. email for more details.
Large Room Rental:
Furnished master bedroom, private jacuzzi, balcony, french doors, nice family; no pets please. Beautiful, quiet countryside near Elmore’s Corner; $600 +util. 259-2998 / 946-1771.
RV, Car, Boat Storage:
$40 a month; living space for rugged folks, too. Near Elmore’s Corner. Call 259-8998.
Rivergate Offices
2 beautiful, large treatment rooms for healthcare professionals. One room with sink. Use of reception area and kitchenette. Full or part time. Avail. Mar.1, maybe sooner. call 970-946-3896.
Office Space for Rent
River Views. Next to New Natural Foods store in the old ACRBuilding. $500/mo. 1 year lease. 247-1233.
Room for Rent
1 BR w/ personal bath in 4 BR Skyridge house with 2 others. $600/month + 1/3 Util. + Dep. Avail now. Call 769-4157.
Healing Arts Professionals:
Two beautiful, light-filled treatment rooms available Mondays and Fridays @ Asante Center. Free parking! $40/day payable monthly. Contact Julie @;
Rooms for Rent
in 3 bed/1 bath house. In town, w/d; nonsmokers; no pets. Short term. First/last and cleaning deposit required. $385 plus utils. Call 259-6729 mornings only.
Do you know someone
who has been sexually assaulted? Sexual violence is about power and control; this violence is NEVER the victim’s fault.  Call Sexual Assault Services Organization’s free, 24-hour hotline for confidential support: 247-5400.

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