San Luis Valley Experience

Nestled between the Sangre de Cristo and San Juan Mountains, the scenic San Luis Valley holds a rich history for South-Central Colorado. Travel to San Luis, “Colorado’s First Town,” established in 1851. Step inside the Valley’s beautifully preserved 19th Century churches. Explore agricultural legacies from La Vega, an expansive communal pasture land, to The People’s…

Congratulations 2017 Graduates

Congratulations to Centennial Class of 2017. Graduation ceremony May 27, 2017 at 10:00 am Richard Archuleta Elaiza Gallegos Jesus Gamboa Marcello Gamboa Albert Gomez Shania Gonzales Jasmine Medina Juan Sanchez Elisia Bejarano Trujillo Congratulations to Sierra Grande Graduates. Graduation ceremony May 13, 2017 10:00 am Antoinette Archuleta Shania  Chairez Hannah Fischer Chrisotper Gil Martin Daniel…

Alexander St Claire Passes Away

San Luis, Colorado – Alexander St Claire long time resident of  San Luis, Colorado passed away on October 6, 1889 according to the San Luis Valley Courier.  Mr. St. Claire was born in 1827 in Harpers Ferry.  Harpers Ferry is in Jefferson County in the state of West Virginia. The article states that Alexander moved…

Sopa de Boda Class

Come join us for our Cultural classes and cooking work shops put on by Adelante San Luis.  In the next class learn how to make Sopa de Boda on May23, 2017.  The class will be held at the Parish Hall kitchen starting at 6:00 pm. Class is free. Reservation required:  Call 719-580-3689

Fishing Clinic in San Luis

Adelante  San Luis is sponsoring a Fishing Clinic with the division of Wildlife on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Stabilization Reservoir, south of San Luis, CO.  The Division of Wildlife will give free fishing poles to all children who attend the event. The clinic will be held from 12:00 to 4:00 pm.  Please RSVP to…

Ernest E. Valdez, 93

San Luis resident Ernest E. Valdez, 93, passed away March 9, 2017 at the San Luis Care Center with his loving family by his side. Ernest was welcomed into the world on September 9, 1923 in Las Cruces, New Mexico, the beloved son of Eloy Valdez and Celia Olivas Valdez. Ernest was united in marriage…