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.


HelpWanted
The Red Tent,
Healing Arts Center for Women is seeking a Life Coach or Psychotherapist with experience working in Women’s Wellness. Call 422-8026.
Get Paid to Party!
Home-based sales/marketing company seeks PT/FT reps. Space is limited. 970-623-2021.
Southwest Conservation Corps
has immediate job opportunities for recent era Veterans to participate in its wildland fire fighting training program. For more info, visit: sccorps.org/jobs/veterans-green-corps.
Announcements
Attention Aspiring Triathletes!
Sign up now for Get Out!'s 7-week training program for FLC's Tri The Rim triathlon. All racers and nonracers under age 23 are invited to improve their fitness and technique in swimming, cycling and running. Meet Ironman triathlete and coach Randy Stueve at an enrollment reception Fri., 2/25 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Durango Public Library. Group workouts start Sat., 2/26. $100 per person includes weekend workouts and
personalized training plans. www.getout-durango.org or 970-769-4720.
Nurse Practitioner Degrees
Join us for an informational session at Fort Lewis College’s Noble Hall at 5:30 p.m. on April 8 with Dr. Vicki Ericson from University of Colorado. Please e-mail wendystevens03@hotmail.com by March 30 if able to attend.
Durango Guitar Works
Available at Katzin Music. Durango first electric guitar co. www.durangoguitarworks.com.
Instructional Workshops
Wood, metal, stone, glass. Hands-on instruction as you create your own masterpiece, learn the tools, the safety, the tricks. It's like the high school shop class you wish you would've taken. Contact Ellamente LLC 749-3057 ellamentellc@gmail.com.
Empowering Spaces
Paintings and murals by Alexis McLean. Artist reception Sat., Feb. 26, 6-9 p.m. The Red Tent, in the Riverfront Center, north of Discovery Museum. 422-8026 or 903-0224 for info.
West African Drum Classes
every Thursday night 7-8:30. Call Vanessa 403-4150 for info.
Free Your Inner Ukulele!  
For uke lessons, jams, and giggles, contact UkuleleJoan at 247-3416 or ukulelejoan@gmail.com, or visit “Durango Ukulele Jam” on Facebook.
The Red Tent,
A Healing Arts Center for Women, 128 W. 14th St. Suite B, in the Riverfront Center. Ongoing classes: Prenatal Yoga, Mommy & Baby Yoga, HealingYoga & Hatha Yoga for Menopause, Women’s Nourishing  & Sacred Qi Gong, Baby Massage - 4 week series, Bellydancing for Birth - 6 week series. Plus more unique classes/workshops and integrative healthcare. Visit www.redtentwellness.com to register or book appts. online or call 422-8026.
 
Activists Needed
Seeking like-minded anti-Monsanto, anti-GMO locals to meet, share, and discuss how to take action locally to create a non-GMO Tipping Point. juliecmeadows@gmail.com.
 
Huge Kids Consignment Sale!
WeeCycle Durango spring sale is April 2-3 at the Fair-grounds. We are the original and best kids consignment sale event in the area. You do not want to miss out on this event! More info available at www.weecycledurango.com.
Writer’s Group
Novelists, scriptwriters, biographers, etc. Bi-monthly meetings. 6-8 p.m. Michael Thunder, Published Writer’s Coach. www.thunder@thunderforwriters.com www.thunder@thunderforwriters.com 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.
Durangomom.com
A rambling conversation about the roller coaster ride of mothering. Join the fun! www.durangomom.com.
Storage Issues? Earn $$$.  
Huge children’s consignment sales – Durango, March 5 & 6;  Farmington, March 12 & 13.  Portion of profit benefits local nonprofits. munchkinkidzmart.com 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 memberships. Spring wheel throwing classes: Wednesdays, April 13 – June 1, 5:30-8:30 p.m. (no class on May 18), and Thursdays, April 14 – June 2, 9 a.m.-noon (no class on May 19). Each class limited to 5. Contact  Chyako Hashimoto, 259-2243 or Chyakopot@yahoo.com.
 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.  www.zahralightway.com for info. (970) 749-7365.
Durango DEVO
All DEVO registration starts March 1. Visit www.durangodevo.com for details.
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. munchkinkidzmart.com 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.
Volunteers needed
for the Southern Ute Cultural Center’s opening events in May. Help in a range of areas, including invitations, setup, transportation and guest relations. Events include Tribal Dedication on May 14; Friends Celebration on May 20; Worldwide Welcome and museum opening on May 21-22. Contact 259-7738 or e-mail Karen@c2creatingconnections.com or visit www.southernutemuseum.org.

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 FourCornersLN@yahoo.com
Services
Quality Accounting Services
Clean and accurate accounting services at reasonable fees for your small business. Weekly, monthly or quarterly. Carolilne A. Chaplin, C.P.A. Call (970) 259-9278 or email chaplincpa@mydurango.net.

 Golden Eagle Painting
Raw Vegan Gluten-free Meal Box
Delivered in Durango (pizzas, burritos, salads, soups, desserts…) Raw Heavens. 970-385-1500.
 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.
Guitar lessons with Travis
11 years playing experience. 4 years teaching experience at Katzin Music. Call Travis at 970-769-4095 or email tmdalenberg@gmail.com.
I fix bad haircuts!
His $20. Hers $35. Downtown. 8th & Main. Shampoo. Experienced Barber-Stylist-Colorist. Request Kaye. 247-5620.
Professional Tax Preparation Services
Personal income tax returns and business income tax returns for solely owned entities at reasonable fees. Caroline A. Chaplin, C.P.A. Call (970) 259-9278 or email chaplincpa@mydurango.net.
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.
Astrologically
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
BodyWork 
1 Hour Massage Only $40
Hot steam towels. Aromatherapy. In-town location, gift certificates available. Leslie Beals CMT 970-759-6547.
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.
$40 One-Hour Deep Tissue
Luna Therapeutic Massage, Skyridge office. Call 759-7280.
ForSale
Plasma Cutter
Miller Spectrum 125c. Never used, still in the box. $850.00 obo. Call Paula 749-3057.
2005 Chevy Silverado 1500
Extended cab, long bed. 8.1 ft., 5.3l V8. Big tires, lift kit. $13,200. 970-385-1500.
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.
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.
Reruns Home Furnishings
Tile bistro set, small 1950s dinettes, antique desk. Kilim rugs, leather glider and lots more. 572 E. 6th Ave. 385-7336.
Wanted
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 lmehall@yahoo.com.
RealEstate
Organic Farm - Sell/Lease/Coop
Solar - Water - Electric - Unfinished Log Home - Owner Carry Loan. 385-9048.
FSBO, 2BD, 1.5BA condo
Near downtown. $206,900. Email dgocondo@gmail.com for photos. 769-1321.
ForRent
Large 2 bedroom/ 2 bath
Furnished downtown garden apartment. W/D, utilities, cable, wifi included. No pets/smokers.  $1400/month. Short or long term. 749-8852.
Room for Rent
Available March 1. Garage, W/D, own bath, no pets or smokers. $500 per month with $250 deposit. Call 970-946-3246.
 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.
1 room in 4bd house
$300+ 1/4 utils. Near river and Rec Center. 801-520-2067.
2bdrm/ 2bth condo
for mo. to mo. rent. Close to trolley stop, north end of town, rec center, and Purg. 2 car garage, room for storage, w/d, fireplace - available 3/1/2011 - $1000. No pets, students with references. Summit Properties - 259-2371.
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 lisa@dancedurango.com
CommunityService
Spring programming at Medicine Horse  
After school Friday horse camp for kids in 1st-4th grades.  Horses and Healing groups for women.  More info @ www.medicinehorsecenter.org or call Trish @ 749-3934

Sunday Brunch
American Legion Post 28, 10 a.m. –  noon every Sunday. Sausage & biscuits with gravy or pancakes & sausage w/ 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 commodities.dfb@durango.net.

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 gfindurango@gmail.com 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 www.alanon-co.org 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 www.cadenceriding.org 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...

March 17, 2022
Critical condition

Lake Powell drops below threshold for the first time despite attempts to avoid it

March 17, 2022
Uphill climb

Purgatory Resort set for expansion but still faces hurdles

March 10, 2022
Mind, body & soul (... and not so much El Rancho)

New health care studio takes integrated approach to healing