Events

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Summer Hours begin May 1st, 2017,  Fridays - Tuesdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 Closed Wed/Thurs. 

May 14th Celebrating Mother’s Day All Day

Mom’s:  Enjoy a complimentary cup of roasted FireDance Coffee with your meal & select a beautiful fresh flower on your way home to commemorate your special day. 

May 14th “Pierogi Premiere” for Breakfast & Lunch  (freshly prepared Pierogi from Geordi's Great Aunt Sophie Gudyka's Polish Family Recipe's

 

Regular Breakfast & Lunch Menu also offered:  Eggs Benedict, Omelets, various Burritos, Waffles, Bagels & Lox……unique Sandwiches, Smoked Brisket /Pulled Pork, homemade sides, Salads, Green Chili, Rocky Mountain Pizza’s…….

May 18th:  call RTCC (719-689-3090) to register for the Thursday Motorcycle ride hosted by RTCC.  Each month RTCC will host one day ride for motorcycle enthusiasts.

Heritage Days, Saturday, July 1st, 2017.  Vendors (jewelry, clothing, motorcycle,), Open Mic musicians on the porch, Wolves from Rocky Mountain Wolf Wildlife Foundation, Breakfast & Lunch specials.

 

4th Annual People's Choice Car/Truck/Motorcycle Show Saturday, September 2nd, 2017.  Call RTCC for details and free registration.

 

Thank you for all your support.  Wayne & Geordi Walston

 

New Gourmet Music Dinnder Concerts TBA Fall 2017 (October & November)

DECEMBER 3RD (SATURDAY EVENING) ITALIAN SAUSAGE 4 CHEESE LASAGNA or EGGPLANT PARMESAN GOURMET DINNER / HOLIDAY MUSIC & COMEDY SHOW was a sellout !!!!

Dinner will include 4 courses with the main entree Lasagna or Eggplant Parmesan; as usual Dessert will amaze you!!!
 
The music Entertainment will feature several genres: Holiday Musical Vocals, Piano Duo Holiday Tunes, Piano Solo Classics, Music Comedy routines influenced by the late Victor Borge & Leonid Hambro, and PDQ Bach.  Performers will include Geordi Walston piano, John Gallegos piano, Cindy Stride vocals.
 
The fee is $40 per person, and the dinner/performance begins promptly at 6 p.m.
 
Prepaid reservations are required.  Please call the Cafe at 719-689-3090 or email rollingthundercloudcafe@yahoo.com with your contact information to reserve your evening.

  About the Artists:

 Cindy Stride began her love of Drama & Music while in High School, earning several awards at the District, Regional and State levels.  This led Cindy down the path to pursue theater and music at Midwestern State University with the E. W. Moran Honors Scholarship in Drama and Music scholarships.  She performed in over 8 plays and was awarded "Best Actress" in 1980 & "Best Supporting Actress" in 1981 in the MSU Theater Department.  Her musical theater performances included:  the role of Vittoria in Gilbert/Sullivan's "The Gondoliers", Carrie Pepperidge in Rodger's/Hammerstein's "Carousel", Stephen Schwartz's "Godspell" , and Baroness Elsa Shraeder in Roger's/Hammerstein's "The Sound of Music".  In addition to being a member of the MSU Concert Choir and Wichita Falls Civic Chorus, Cindy has been an educator and administrator in secondary and college education and holds a Doctorate of Education from the University of North Texas.  While studying as a Rotary International Scholar at the University of Hull, England, she met her husband John.  Currently Cindy, John, and her mom Dr. Georgia Flanagan are thrilled to reside in this very special, mountain community of Guffey.

Geordi Gudyka Walston began her music journey at 4 years old in Seattle, Washington.  She was the recipient of the Jose Iturbi Piano Performance Scholarship and Trustee University GPA scholarship.   In 1980 she graduated Magna Cum Lauda from University of Puget Sound with a BA in Piano Performance and English Literature.  Her education continued at California Institute of the Arts with a BFA in Music Theory, an MFA in Music Composition and a Doctorate in Education from California University of Bakersfield.  Geordi has been involved in a variety of music careers:  Antelope Valley College Professor of Music, Professor of Music California Institute of the Arts, Santa Clarita Valley Youth Music Orchestra and Board of Directors, Private Music Studio (Washington, California, Colorado) Heritage Play House Music Director, Artist-in-Residence North Hollywood, Music Director SPHS/MS.  Her favorite solo performances were in the Roy O. Disney Music Hall at California Institute of the Arts and the Lancaster Performing Arts Center, California.  She continues to enjoy performing and teaching locally here in Colorado, enjoying the beautiful and peaceful community of Guffey with her husband Wayne.

John Gallegos was born in Wichita, Ks. and began playing the piano at age 13.  He is a retired Air Traffic Controller of 27 years from Houston, Tx.  John  moved to Guffey in May 2013 and thoroughly enjoys the more relaxed way of living in this quaint community.  He started studying his love of music again with Geordi Walston, in March 2015.  Music Performance has always been a career goal for John.  He also has a favorite hobby: traveling. John has been to Sydney, Australia and surrounds.   Thailand.  Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Montreal.  Macchu Piccu, Peru.  Mexico and all over Europe: Prague, Budapest, Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Paris, Amsterdam,  Frankfurt, Romania, Madrid, Barcelona, London, Copenhagen, Rome, Milan.