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Salida Chamber Calendar

Calendar subject to cancellations or postponements due to COVID-19.

Workshop: Health and Wealth – A Bridge to Freedom

This talk weaves in the intersection of health and success, and bridges that connection. A bit of practical and spiritual, money relationship and story and mindset, my burnout story, and increasing your energy. Free! Register Here! Speaker(s): Meet Michelle Kooi, founder of Confluence Coaching and Consulting: I support women through transitions and change and facilitate growth and transformation. Through Co-Active Coaching, individuals and business owners gain clarity and awareness around what's really important, and move forward into greater fulfillment and achieving long desired goals. All this, while reducing stress, implementing new habits that support growth, and feeling more authentic, self-aware, and empowered.

Bruce Hayes live music!

A Church

April 4th Bruce Hays live 2 shows- 2:30-4:00 Older Adult Music Series free! 6:00 doors open 6:30 show tix $15 at the door. Singer/Songwriter Bruce Hayes will perform a concert of original music on a variety of instruments including Mandolin, Dobro, Guitars, and Charango. Doors open at 6:00pm, show time 6:30pm. Tickets $15 at the door.  The eccentric mindset of acoustic musician Bruce Hayes has been an influential part of the Colorado music scene for over 3 decades.  He helped define the modern day “jam band” genre, having collaborated on the early works of the String Cheese Incident and Acoustic Junction. He continues to explore and expand the horizons and possibilities of electro-acoustic multi-ethnicity. Hayes has a passion for acoustic instruments – both their sound and their heritage. Live, the instruments become as much the performer as Hayes, accompanied by an amplified percussive foot board of his own design. Click here to listen to "Bridge" written and performed by Bruce Hayes and Charlie Milo

Creative Art District’s FIRST FRIDAY: Total Eclipse of the Heart!

Downtown Salida

Join us as we celebrate First Friday: TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART. Galleries and creative businesses in downtown’s Creative District will stay open later for artist demos, live music, Eclipse-themed treats and refreshments. Dress up is encouraged! Prize for best eclipse costume! Visit 5 or more galleries and redeem your palette card for an art mini or a pair of eclipse glasses! 18+ while supplies last.

Come out for Karaoke Bingo Night at Tres Litros Beer Co. hosted by Full House Entertainment!

Tres Litros Beer Company

Come out for the Final Karaoke Bingo Before the Summer at Tres Litros, Friday April 5th, 7-11pm Get ready for a night filled with fun, laughter, and music with our Karaoke Bingo! It's not your average bingo game; it's a unique twist where your favorite songs replace the traditional numbers. Sing along or cheer for your friends as they belt out popular tunes. Each song sung corresponds to a square on your bingo card. Cross out the squares and aim for a full house. It's a perfect blend of music and competition that guarantees an entertaining evening. So, gather your friends and join us for a night of karaoke bingo!  


Chaffee Home & Garden Show

The Chaffee Home & Garden Show returns for the 10th time at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 6 & Sunday, April 7, 2024. More than 60 companies from the Chaffee County area – and from across Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah – will showcase the latest in landscaping, gardening, energy-efficient products, window treatments, flooring, lighting, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, patio furniture, storage systems, greenhouses, decks, spas and more. This show is a vibrant marketplace where you can shop for home-related products and services, experience stunning displays to help inspire your next home project, connect with industry experts, and enjoy informative presentations from renowned local home professionals. Booth space for the 2024 Chaffee County Home & Garden Show is filling up fast – many companies have already reserved their booths! If you’re interested in being a sponsor and/or exhibitor, contact David Moore at mooreflyfish@gmail.com (719) 239-0085. For more information and the contract, check out the 2024 Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits page. Click HERE for all the details!

Mountain Mama Summit

Salida SteamPlant

Join us on Saturday April 6th, from 9am-2:15pm at the Salida SteamPlant at the Mountain Mama Summit, a day to inspire, connect and celebrate one another through this journey called parenting! Inspire ~ Connect ~ Celebrate Keynote Speaks for the event include Jacki Carr and Heather Barron. Breakout workshops on parenting and relationships with Renee Duricy and Carol Ann Soltz, partnering with We Are Chaffee Storytelling women  sharing stories of resilience. Registration for the event is $25, follow the link here to register! Many local organizations that support families will be hosting tables so you can learn more about their services. Booths will be located in the SteamPlant Annex. Lunch will be catered by Michelle Gapp with Kalamatapit Catering. Stay and meet others at the optional Social Hour, 2:30-3:30pm. There will be a cash bar and non-alcoholic drinks. This summit is brought to you by Chaffee County Public Health, City of Salida, Health Colorado, Chaffee County Department of Human Services, Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center and the Salida Early Childhood Center.  

Community Bike Repair Clinic!

Saturday April 6th 12:30-1:30: Bike 101 1:30-3:30: Open Repair Hours Come check out the Chaffee Mobile Gear Library program on April 6 in partnership with Bikes2Better for a Community Bike Repair Clinic at Chisholm Park! This program includes bike maintenance 101, open stands, and mechanics from Absolute Bikes on site to help with minor issues. Bikes2Better will be on hand with bikes to donate to anyone who needs one! More information here.

CMC Hosts Rediscovering Common Ground

Salida Scout Hut

REDISCOVERING COMMON GROUND – SALIDA April 10, 2024 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm FREE Join Colorado Mountain College in-person for Rediscovering Common Ground at the Salida Scout Hut. During this interactive event you will... Be reintroduced to your neighbors Dig into the importance of civics Hear from local veterans and community members working to become citizens Practice reflection, respectful discussion, active listening, and seeking solutions to priority challenges Hear from community leaders and students on their hopes for the future Heavy appetizers will be provided.