Buffalo Bill in Song and Story
Golden is privileged to be hosting a unique show during May and June. Jim Salestrom will be performing a one-man show filled with songs and stories about Buffalo Bill. Jim developed this show to help observe the 100th anniversary of the great showman’s death and his interment on Lookout Mountain.
Check out this excerpt from Jim’s bio: Jim is an Emmy Award Winning Songwriter, a gifted guitarist and a seasoned performer who has been writing and recording music since he was 13. His music crosses generational boundaries and is enjoyed by fans of all ages. During a career spanning the last 42 years, Jim has recorded and performed with such artists as John Denver, Kenny Rogers, and Dolly Parton, and has appeared on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, The Academy Awards Show, and 2 HBO specials,The Ellen Degeneres Show, all with Dolly Parton. He has performed for four United States Presidents, at the White House, and at The U.S. Supreme Court for his friend Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. and has built a loyal following in the Rocky Mountains where he has kept a home for over 30 years.
All of the performances will take place at the Golden Masonic Lodge, 400 10th Street (map). The suggestion donation is $10, and all proceeds are going to charity. Plan to attend a 7PM performance on any of the following dates: May 16, 19, 25, 30, or 31st; June 3, 6, 13, 20, 22, or 29th. For more information please call 303-601-6961.
The Parks & Recreation Board is scheduled to meet tonight at 7 at the Golden Community Center. Their agenda hadn’t been posted as of last night, but check the agenda page later today to see whether it has appeared.
The Library has their monthly book discussion group tonight from 6-7. They’ll be discussing My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem.