AZYEP intern Megan Webber talks to the Carbondale Community School Summer Garden Camp led by Diana Alcantara about their work in a community garden.

Here’s your community calendar for Monday, July 16th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For the list of today's events, like Janis: Little Girl Blue showing at The Temporary, follow the headline.

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Mike Almas’ Northern Rockies Incident Management Team transitions responsibility for containing the Lake Christine Fire to Bart Kicklighter’s Type 3 Incident Management Team today. Outside Adventure Media helped the Incident Command Post create this video in response to the outpouring of support received from residents of the Roaring Fork Valley.

Public Welcome to Talk Trash with Town Officials Wednesday

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Town of Carbondale

The Town of Carbondale wants to talk trash with residents on Wednesday. Trash disposal, that is. Town officials will have an informational table at the Carbondale Farmer's Market and then host a meeting at Town Hall from 5-8 PM. Sopris Sun editor Will Grandbois spoke with Public Works Director, Kevin Schorzman, on KDNK’s Everything Under the Sun show last week to find out why. Here’s a clip from the show.

Bonte Lane

Bonte Lane aka Pam Rosenthal is guiding a playful sound exploration workshop on July 17, 31, and August 14 at the Third Street Center at 7pm.


Niceness, a group that describes itself as “”positively grounded Rocky Mountain roots reggae” integrates elements of soul, funk, latin, and hip-hop. KDNK presents Niceness at The Temporary tonight, July 13, at 9pm.

Rep. Scott Tipton

Congressman Scott Tipton, along with Governor John Hickenlooper, Senator Cory Gardner, and Colorado Representative Bob Rankin visited Basalt shortly after the Lake Christine Fire destroyed three homes. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke to Congressman Tipton about this visit…

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The Pitkin County Open Space and Trails Board and County Commissioners were in Carbondale late last month to hear public input about the draft Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail. Here are clips from that meeting. You can click here for a video of the meeting and all comments. The draft plan is here. The public comment period is open until July 27th. Thanks to Grassroots TV for providing audio of the meeting.

Compassion Film Festival

Carbondale's first annual Compassion Film Festival and Symposium opens August 17th at the Third Street Center. John Bruna, founder of the Way of Compassion Foundation, talks about films and speakers. Schedule and tickets are available by clicking here.

The Sopris Sun

Reporter Megan Tackett and editor Will Grandbois for The Sopris Sun chat with Carbondale Public Works Director Kevin Schorzman about changes to waste hauling and Sarah Herron about SheLift.






Brownout's Beto Martinez Introduces Fear of a Brown Planet

Beto Martinez, founding member and guitarist for the Austin-based Latin Funk band Brownout, spoke with KDNK's Luke Nestler. Brownout performed "Fear of a Brown Planet," a psychedelic reworking of Public Enemy’s "Fear of a Black Planet ," at Belly Up.

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Hugh Masekela at 1994's Glenwood Summer of Jazz and Vusi Mahlasela in 2011

This show features two gems from South Africa, Hugh Masekela from a 1994 Glenwood Summer of Jazz concert, and Vusi Mahlasela from a 2011 appearance on Express Yourself where he played a song that sounded like a prayer, and explained all about Ubuntu, Africa's great gift to the world.

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Bob's Free Music Calendar 2018