Business Spotlight

Introduction to Quickbooks in Dolores

Introduction to Quickbooks is coming to Dolores today, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Dolores Public Library, 1002 Railroad Ave. The cost to attend is $30. Offered by the Southwest Colorado Small Business Development Center, this seminar will introduce users to Quickbooks. To register, go to, email, or call 247-7009 for more information.

Chamber business luncheon

Representatives from the La Plata County Economic Development Alliance will be the featured presenter(s) at the Chamberís Business Luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at noon at the Cortez Elks Lodge. Everyone is encouraged to attend and learn how the Alliance is successfully helping to create, relocate and expand new businesses. Hear about their structure, composition, purpose and goals.

For more information contact Dena at the Cortez Area Chamber of Commerce, 565-3414.

Chamberís Business After Hours at Cliffrose

The Cortez Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to kick off the holiday season with both old and new friends at Novemberís Business After Hours event at Cliffrose High Desert Gardens- 27885 Hwy 160, Cortez on Thursday, Nov. 8 from 5-7 p.m.

Food and drinks will highlight the evening. There is no cost to attend and is open to all Chamber members, employees and invited guests.

The Business Spotlight section is for businesses to announce items like a new location, grand opening, employee awards or honors, and other small items and photos. Please keep announcements brief. To get items in the Business Spotlight section, email to or call 564-6032.