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Editor’s note: Most social events have been canceled due to precautions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The following events, most of which are online, were scheduled as of press time but are subject to change.

Daily Events

All dayChaffee’s Got Talent Facebook group lets viewers enjoy live music, funny moments and other local entertainment.

All day – The National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum in Leadville continues its interactive exhibit about the mining history of California Gulch. The exhibit, overlaid on a 1992 painting of California Gulch as it appeared in 1910, includes information about geology, mining operations, and comparisons of the area then and now. Viewers can click on parts of the painting to learn about different aspects of mining at California Gulch. Access this and other virtual exhibits at mininghalloffame.org/page/exhibits

Fri., Oct. 2

Buena Vista

10-11 a.m. — Destination Story Time with the Buena Vista Public Library. The library will visit a different destination each week.

Poncha Springs

5-7 p.m. – Vino Salida offers a free concert series in their tasting room, 10495 CR 120, Poncha Springs. For more information call 719-539-6299.

Monarch

9 a.m. - 1 p.m. – Monarch Mountain will host its first new hire job fair of the season at the mountain. Masks are required. Rehires are encouraged to contact their manager to schedule a different time to meet. 

Sat., Oct. 3

Salida

8 a.m.-1 p.m.Salida Farmers Market at Alpine Park. 

Sunday, Oct. 4

Buena Vista

10 a.m.-2 p.m.Buena Vista Farmers Market at South Main Town Square.

Poncha Springs

5-7 p.m. – Vino Salida offers a free concert series in their tasting room, 10495 CR 120, Poncha Springs. For more information call 719-539-6299.

Mon., Oct. 5

Salida

All dayMoonlight Monday at Moonlight Pizza & Brewpub, 242 F St. Every Monday, Moonlight Pizza gives 10 percent of its proceeds to a different Salida-area charity. 

3 - 5 p.m. Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity is hosting a World Habitat Day volunteer drive and fund raiser at Walmart. People can donate non-perishable snacks for build site volunteers or volunteer themselves. More information at chaffeehabitat.org or 719-395-0482.

Buena Vista

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity is hosting a World Habitat Day volunteer drive and fund raiser at City Market. People can donate non-perishable snacks for build site volunteers or volunteer themselves. More information at chaffeehabitat.org or 719-395-0482.

Tue., Oct. 6

Salida

 4:15 p.m. - 5 p.m. — Middle school kids are invited to play trivia at the Salida Regional Library. Call 719-539-4826 to sign up your team of 3-4 players. Space is limited. Fifth-eighth graders only.

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