The Telegraph accepts classified advertising anytime prior to Tuesday at noon. Ads are a total bargain 40 cents per word. Ads can be submitted via email), fax (970-259-0448) or in person (1309 E. Third Ave. - #25, Durango). Prepayment is requested on all classifieds.

American Red Cross
Disaster Response Coordinator:  The San Luis Valley Disaster Response Coordinator will deliver and coordinate delivery of disaster services, Armed Forces Emergency Services and International Services, promote the American Red Cross, Mile High Chapter San Luis Valley Branch. In addition, the San Luis Valley Branch Disaster Response Coordinator will provide support to the Southwest Colorado Chapter located in Durango, CO, disaster services. The Disaster Response Coordinator will report directly to the Manager of the San Luis Valley Branch and receives technical support and guidance from the Mile High Regional Chapter Director of Response.  The Coordinator will work with the Manager to support the San Luis Valley Advisory Board to provide excellent American Red Cross service to the communities.   Office location is in Alamosa, CO.  Annual salary for this full-time position is $30,000 to $32,000. A benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, short/long-term disability and dependent life insurance is offered.  In addition, an employee assistance program, pre-paid legal and 401(k) savings plan is offered.  To apply please submit your cover letter with resume to EEO/AA.

Fort Lewis College
now accepting applications for Union Programming Coordinator.  Learn more at  Equal opportunity employer.
Southwest Conservation Corps
has immediate job opportunities for recent era Veterans to participate in its wildland fire fighting training program. For more info, visit:
Writer’s Group
Novelists, scriptwriters, biographers, etc. Bi-monthly meetings. 6-8 p.m. Michael Thunder, Published Writer’s Coach." target="_blank"> 769-1022 for details.
Core Synchronism Classes
An evolution of Craniosacral and Polarity therapies. Level 1: Apr. 6-9, 24 CEUs. Level 2: Apr. 13-16, 20 CEUs. Level 3: Apr.  20-23, 20 CEUs. Contact Don Lewis 769-8389 for more information.
A rambling conversation about the roller coaster ride of mothering. Join the fun!
20% off Yoga Session
for new students! Cert. Iyengar instr. w/Martha Evers, 25 years experience. Classes all levels, starting next week.   247-1853.
Storage Issues? Earn $$$.  
Huge children’s consignment sales – Durango, March 5 & 6;  Farmington, March 12 & 13.  Portion of profit benefits local nonprofits. or 970-749-5582.
Ongoing Nia Dance Classes
Nia is a fun and funky fusion movement form that blends dance, healing arts and martial arts to inspire the spirit, enliven the senses and provides a great whole body workout! All classes are taught at the Smiley Building, Tues. & Thurs., 12-1, Wed., 5:45-6:45. New class starts Mon. 3/14, 11:30-12:30. Taught by Lori Sadira, Nia Brown Belt Instructor, Tai Chi teacher and performing artist.  All proceeds benefit Manna Soup Kitchen. For more information 946-1554.

Yunomi Pottery Studio at Smiley
Offering classes and membership. Spring wheel throwing class: Wednesday nights, April 13 – June 1 (no class on May 18), 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Limited to 5. Contact  Chyako Hashimoto, 259-2243 or
Conscious Language Class:
You know the power of your spoken word. You are ready to speak consciously. And you are unsure how to upgrade your language to match your knowing. New class begins March. for info. (970) 749-7365.
Durango DEVO U14/U19
Info meeting – Feb. 22, 7-8 p.m. at the Durango Rec Center. All DEVO registration starts March 1 at
Kids Growing Too Fast?
Can’t keep up?  Huge children’s consignment sales – Durango, March 5 & 6;  Farmington, March 12 & 13.  Portion of profit benefits local non-profits. or 970-749-5582.
Activate your creativity
and grow with the support of a group! Join local Artist's Way group starting March 16 on Wednesday evenings from 7-9 p.m. Call Mindy for more information (970) 749-3019.
CFK (Cartridges for Kids®)
is a recycling program that pays nonprofit organizations cash for cell phones, ink & laser cartridges, DVDs, ipods, laptops and more. PEO is collecting these to help raise money for women's education.  Call 259-5366 or 759-1388 to donate an item.
IHBC Centennial Team
Fort Lewis College is fielding a 100-rider Centennial Team for the 2011 Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonald’s Citizen Tour. The Team is limited to 100
riders and is open to FLC alumni on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit for registration and further information.

Music in the Mountains
Goes to School program needs instruments for a lending library of instruments. To donate an instrument, please drop them off at the Festival Office, located at 1063 Main Ave., from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Donated instruments are tax-deductible.
Four Corners Lesbian Network
Free membership! Social events! Google “Four Corners Lesbian Network” or email
Oak Grove Tax Service
1294 CR 250. 749-0629. Friendly, accurate & affordable.
40% Off Labor
Carpentry, home improvements, repairs, small projects. Call Matt 764-7307.
Private tutoring for grades 6-12
More than homework, intellectual development and academic confidence. 13 years teaching experience, masters degree. Writing, reading skills, SAT/ACT. References available. Call Todd 903-0744.
Guitar lessons with Travis
11 years playing experience. 4 years teaching experience at Katzin Music. Call 970-769-4095 or email
I fix bad haircuts!
His $20. Hers $35. Downtown. 8th & Main. Shampoo. Experienced Barber-Stylist-Colorist. Request Kaye. 247-5620.

Channeling and Intuitive Guidance
for areas such as: life's purpose/direction, relationships, pets and more. For information/to make an appointment call Franci at 970-903-5598.
Aqua-Drop water delivery
$10 off delivery. 970-247-4426.
Accounting and Tax Preparation Services
Caroline A. Chaplin, C.P.A. (970) 259-9278.
there is much change happening. It can be helpful to know your path through the maze. Evolutionary astrologer Lyn Goldberg. 970-769-1917.
The Computer Solution
Virus removal, re-formatting, software/hardware, networking problems, Web design, etc. Call Brendan 903-4061.
Fabulous February Massages!
Awesome 30, 60 & 90 minute massages! Buy 4, get 1- 3-minute massage free!! Gift certificates available! Convenient downtown Durango location. Meg Bush, CMT 970-759-0199.
A gift of relaxation and rejuvenation that is much appreciated. Call 970-799-8950. Nationally Certified #146932-00.
1 Hour Massage Only $40
In-town location, gift certificates available. Leslie Beals CMT 970-759-6547.
$40 One-Hour Deep Tissue
Luna Therapeutic Massage, Skyridge office. Call 759-7280.
Antique Glass Display Case
41" tall-x-28" deep-x-8' long. Circa 1900. $350 firm. 385-1731 M-F 8-5:30; Sat 9-1.
Don’t Buy a New Computer
Be green. Refurbish your old PC to match new computer performance. Call for options and prices, The Computer Therapist, 970-799-0686.
Holiday Sale
10-50% off all week plus Monday, 2/21. Treasures by Therese at 111 E. 30th. 259-5034.

'91 Toyota 4 Runner
5 Speed Manual 4WD Drive, 210,xxx. Very reliable. $2,000 call: 970-903-1203.
New Hot Tub - $3,950
Brand new, 6-person luxury spa with light and lounger. Never used. Cost $7,995. Must sell now, $3,950. Will deliver 505-270-3104.
2009 Pivot Mach 4
Size large. All XT & XTR. Custom wheelset. Ridden lightly. Excellent cond. Check out the reviews. Sacrifice at $2,000. 749-8824.
G3 Spitfire telemark skis
177 cm, mounted with G3 Targas. Great all around and backcountry ski. Nearly new. Includes BD skins. $200. 749-8824.
Reruns Home Furnishings
Tile bistro set, small 1950s dinettes, antique desk. Kilim rugs, leather glider and lots more. 572 E. 6th Ave. 385-7336.
Local writer looking
for a house-sitting gig or creative work/trade for rent starting anytime after May 1. References available. Luke Mehall 970-376-3116 or ForRent
Purgatory Townhouse @ DMR
Great studio ski-in/out with incredible views of the San Juan Mountains, Youtube search: Purgatory Townhouse, $95 a night 3-night minimum. Call Roger 305-205-9664.
2bd/1ba roomy farm house
3728 C.R. 510 roomy farm house. W/D, pets allowed. 6-month lease. $650/mo.+deposit. Keri 946-9772.
Very Nice Duplex
2 miles north of town (CR 203) - 2 bedroom, 2 bath, study, claw-foot tub, modern kitchen, gas range, d/w, woodstove, washer/dryer, nice gardens, and hiking out the back door. Available now. $1,100/mo. + utilities. Tim 749-4281.
Beautiful, modern townhome
on river. 2-bed w/office. 1.5 bath, pets neg. $2,000/mo. 970-749-6063.
Dance studio for rent
In the Smiley Building. $15/hr. Sound system, mirrors, large, beautiful. 259-4122 or
Spring programming at Medicine Horse  
After school Friday horse camp for kids in 1st-4th grades.  Horses and Healing groups for women.  More info @ or call Trish @ 749-3934

Sunday Brunch
American Legion Post 28, 10 a.m. – 12 noon every Sunday. Sausage and biscuits with gravy or pancakes and sausage with eggs. $6 w/juice and coffee. $7 w/mimosa. Everyone welcome, 878 E. 2nd Ave.
Commodity Supplemental Food Program
If you are a senior 60 or older and make less than $1,074 per month, you qualify to receive a considerable non-perishable food box once per month!  We only have 18 remaining slots to fill. Call Sarah at the Durango Food Bank 375-2672 or email
Wheat & Gluten Intolerance
Support Group meets the third Wednesdays of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Crossroads Building, 1075 Main Ave. All are welcome. E-mail for meeting room location or add'l info.
Family and Friends of Alcoholics
Has your life been affected by someone else's drinking? There is hope and help with the Al-Anon Family Groups. Call 970-259-2982 for local meetings or for meetings throughout Colorado.
Are you a parent
with a child under age 5? Then come explore the Family Center of Durango. We have developmental playgroups, parenting classes, a toy lending library, safe exchange and supervised visits, a family support unit, and more! Call us at 385-4747 or stop by 489½ Florida Rd.
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 first and third Wednesday of the month at the Durango/La Plata Senior Center at 10:30 a.m. and the second Tuesday of every month at the Alzheimer’s Association, 701 Camino del Rio,  at 7 p.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 $10-$15. 247-8395. 848 E. Third Ave.

In this week's issue...

January 25, 2024
Bagging it

State plastic bag ban is in full effect, but enforcement varies

January 26, 2024
Paper chase

The Sneer is back – and no we’re not talking about Billy Idol’s comeback tour.

January 11, 2024
High and dry

New state climate report projects continued warming, declining streamflows