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.

Zia Taqueria
has openings for Ska trailer manager and front line griddle position. Food service and customer service experience required. Honest, self-motivated, reliable, friendly, clean-cut, and ready to spread the love. Minimum 40 hours per week. Starts ASAP. Pay rate negotiable based on experience and performance. Please call Tim Turner @ 970-749-4281. Application available at
Fort Lewis College
seeks assistant director for The Dr. Terry R. Bacon Leadership Center. Find this and all opportunities at Apply by April 8. EO/AA 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:
Women’s Support Groups
Is a past or current abusive relationship preventing you from living fully? Receive support & become empowered. Alternative Horizons offers free & confidential weekly groups. For more information call 970-403-1579.
Commercial Kitchen Equip.
Knives, utensils, prepware, baker’s rack & sheet pans, prof. chocolate molds, microwave and more. See March 31, noon-6 p.m., at the Smiley Building, B-2. 799-4481.
Celebrate Youth Talent!
Buy tickets now for Strut Your Stuff: a musical showcase of talent in our community. Inspire a youngster, honor these great students and enjoy live music. Only $10 or 3 for $25 Sat., April 2, 7 p.m., Community Concert Hall. Tickets: 385-6820 or
Paradise Pedi’s
is now open at 171A E. 7th St., Suite 2A. Offering spa pedicures - $30, spa manicures - $25. Walk-ins welcome or call today to schedule appointment. 970-375-2400. Let me make your toes happy.
Who picked up 63 bags of litter
on the southside in the last 3 weeks? Visit
Ongoing yoga classes
for students of all levels with Kathy Curran. Drop-ins welcome! Yoga breathing workshop, April 16. John Schumacher weekend workshop, April 29-May 1. Smiley Building, Room #32. 259-4794.
If Only There Was a Shot                                                                             that could prevent cervical cancer and genital warts! There is – and it’s FREE. San Juan Basin Health Department has HPV vaccine.Call 247-5702 for an appointment.
Looking for a Job?
Improve your odds. Vote for Emil for City Council.
Volunteers Needed
for the 4 Corners Green Living Expo, April 15-17. Positions include: Recycling Police, Food Court Crew, Hospitality Crew, Workshop
Crew, Tech and Electronic Crew, & Raffle Assistants. Call Celeste 970.749.7052 or e-mail Visit us at
Nia Classes
Nia is a fun and funky movement form that blends dance, healing arts and martial arts for a whole body workout. Mon. 11:30-12:30; Tues. & Thurs. 12-1; Wed. 5:45-6:45 p.m. at the Smiley Building. Taught by Lori Sadira, Nia Brown Belt Instructor. 946-1554. Proceeds donated to Manna Soup Kitchen.
Be a massage therapist next ski season!
MountainHeart School in Crested Butte! 850 hour, 6 Month Certification. Starts May 31.800-673-0539. Visit
Exploring the underbelly of mothering. Join the fun.
Nia Fitness Classes
Experience the joy of movement! Blends dance, martial arts and healing arts. Dance, kick, shake, stretch and laugh your way to fitness. Durango Arts Center: Mon., 6 p.m.; Wed., 12 noon. Marlis @ 759-2602.
Guitar lessons with Travis
Katzin Music instructor. Classical, blues, jazz and rock. (970) 769-4095.
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.
Auditions for DAC's Summer show "Greater Tuna"
Sun., April 3, 2-4 p.m. We are looking for two adults (ages 25-60) to portray many characters. Also taking applications for stage manager, house manager, lighting and sound, and dressers. Show runs Fridays and Saturdays, July 8 –Sept, 10, with 2 to 3 weeks of rehearsal prior. All positions paid.
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
Ground Control, LLC.
Residential and commercial landscaping. Call today for a guaranteed discount! Eric 799-7021
Get That Old Computer Working
We won’t charge more than the computer’s worth, no charge if it can’t be fixed. The Computer Therapist, 970-799-0686
Solar Homes
Beautiful, high-performance design and construction services. Steve Kawell (970) 769-3904.
Exploring the underbelly of mothering. Join the fun.
Got Dog?
Dog training classes. Super Puppy 8–20 wks & Good Manner 5mo+ @ Dur. Rec. Center. Start anytime! or Juliet 382-2542.
Quality Accounting Services
Clean and accurate accounting services at reasonable fees for your small business. Weekly, monthly or quarterly. Caroline A. Chaplin, C.P.A. Call (970) 259-9278 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.
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
Aqua-Drop water delivery
$10 off delivery. 970-247-4426.
The Computer Solution
Virus removal, re-formatting, software/hardware, networking problems, Web design, etc. Call Brendan 903-4061.
PreNatal Massage
Only $60!! Gift certificates available. Convenient downtown Durango location. Meg Bush, CMT 970-759-0199.
$40 One-Hour Deep Tissue
Luna Therapeutic Massage, Skyridge office. Call 759-7280.
Mid-Day Massage?
Have 30 minutes for your health? Schedule a 30, 60 or 90 minute massage! Gift certificates available. Downtown Durango. Meg Bush, CMT. 970-759-0199.
1 Hour Massage Only $40
Massage is more than a luxury it is maintenance for your body. In-town location, gift certificates available. Leslie Beals CMT 970-759-6547.
Commercial Kitchen Equip.
Knives, utensils, prepware, baker’s rack & sheet pans, prof. chocolate molds, microwave and more. See March 31, noon-6 p.m. at the Smiley Building, B-2. 799-4481.
Car for sale:
2000 Toyota Solara SLE Coupe V6. Great Condition. Sunroof; leather seats; power windows, locks, seats. 148,000 miles. $4,500 OBO. Call Neal @ (970) 769-2658
2009 Pivot Mach 4
Mountain bike. Size large. Excellent condition. All XT/XTR. Custom wheels. All the bells and whistles. Check out the reviews. Yours for only $1,900. 749-8824.
Snowmobile for sale:
1998 Polaris RMK 700. Good condition. Must sell. $1,200 OBO. Call Neal @ 970-769-2658

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
Patio season is on the way. Outside tables and chairs, pots and yard décor, and lots more. 572 E. 6th Ave. 385-7336.
Contemporary condo, corner unit 10th and Main. $319k. 602-228-3432. #145895.
House for Rent - Avail Now
3 BR/2 Bath, w/d, dog ok, N/S. Fully furnished. $1,600/mo., inc. utilities. Call 970-903-7913 for details.
In town condo
2BR, 1BA, parking, 765 College Dr., $900, incl. utils, no pets, 799-7703 or 259-8403.
Large private furnished room
in sunny house, 10 mins to town. Responsible, tidy, mature student OK. N/S, N/P, horse OK. Internet, dish, w/d, $360+1/3 utils and deposit. 259-5281.
Lovely room in country home
near Elmore’s Corners; patio access, w/d, wifi, fridge, microwave, nice family; $365 includes all; 259-8998.
Room for rent
in 3 bedroom 2 bath house. Share with one other couple. Dogs OK. $400/mo. plus utilities and deposit. Large back yard. Call Neal @ (970) 769-2658.
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
Calling young artists!
The Durango Recycling Collective is looking for kids to make art from recyclable materials. Work on your project at the Discovery Museum on March 31, April 1 & 2 – we’ll provide materials! Turn it in on April 15; the community will vote for their favorite at Rotary Park on April 16! Prizes for winners! For specific times and more information, go to
Art supplies needed
Regina at the donation-only Durango Farmers Market kids art booth is asking folks to set aside old art supplies during spring cleaning. Any safe materials, supplies or other things accepted and greatly appreciated. E-mail for a list of needed items:
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 or visit
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 Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Crossroads Building, 1075 Main Ave. All are welcome. E-mail for  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.

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