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Saturday, February 13
Boulder
Business Serious. Franchise Serious. Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 10:00 AM
The day offers valuable information for those looking to start a business, and to expand an existing business. You are welcome to join us for either part or both but certainly for the lunch session with Hadley Harmon!
Many choose to use franchising as a way to get into running a business, or to expand a growing company. Weve brought together several experts in this area, but the topics arent limited to that. Well also help you look at whether this is the right way for you to meet your goals. 
Denver
Intro to studio production Open Media Foundation
at 11:00 AM
Make your own TV show! The Intro to Studio Production Workshop will cover basic use of all studio equipment, including camera operations, lighting theory, color, and audio mixing, as well as control-room equipment, such as the studio switcher, audio mixer, and camera controls. Participants will be required to volunteer on one real-world studio shoot before receiving certification, after which DOM members will be certified to use both DOM studios. 
Love Without Pain KMC Colorado Downtown
at 01:30 PM
Love is supposed to bring us happiness, but all too often it seems to lead to pain and suffering. Confusingly, it seems like the thing which brings the most happiness also brings the most intense and deep sorrow. In this meditation workshop, we will learn how a truly loving heart brings profound peace, happiness and fearlessness, allowing us to experience freedom and lasting joy. Everyone welcome! 1:30-5pm 
Estes Park
Rails in the Rockies Estes Park Convention Center
at 09:00 AM
See over 20 model layouts trains representing many regions of the US, in addition to layouts crafted in detail by Colorado model railroaders. You also may purchase train models and many train accessories from over 30 vendors 
Rails in the Rockies Estes Park Convention Center
at 09:00 AM
Model Train Show for entire family: train layouts, kid games, 30 vendors, workshops, free parking, food on site. Saturday and Sunday. 
Lafayette
WOW! Craft Club WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
Feeling crafty? Join us for our monthly Craft Club program. This month, we're making weather-themed crafts. Craft Club is geared for children ages 3 and up and is included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Loveland
Loveland Fire and Ice Festival Downtown Loveland
at 10:00 AM
Its time to experience how the Nations Sweetheart City celebrates Valentines Day. Bring your loved ones and celebrate the passion of the season at the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival, the largest Valentines Day celebration in the nation where fire, ice, entertainment and fun collide. This free, family-friendly event transforms downtown Loveland with Valentine-themed lighting displays, stunning ice sculptures, live entertainment, a spectacular light show choreographed to music and nightly fireworks. 
Sunday, February 14
Boulder
14th World Sound Healing Day Solstice Center 302 Pearl St.
at 05:00 PM
5:00-6:00 PM. Join Andi & Jonathan Goldman and friends for a Toning Ceremony/Meditation and send a Sonic Valentine to Mother Earth as we tone the Ah sound together for planetary peace. Come celebrate The Sound Heard Around the World from 5-6PM at Solstice Center. info@healingsounds.com or (303) 443-8181.


 
Loveland
Loveland Fire and Ice Festival Downtown Loveland
at 10:00 AM
Its time to experience how the Nations Sweetheart City celebrates Valentines Day. Bring your loved ones and celebrate the passion of the season at the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival, the largest Valentines Day celebration in the nation where fire, ice, entertainment and fun collide. This free, family-friendly event transforms downtown Loveland with Valentine-themed lighting displays, stunning ice sculptures, live entertainment, a spectacular light show choreographed to music and nightly fireworks. 
Monday, February 15
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #2 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders.Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends; open to anyone in the community who wishes to better understand bipolar disorders. Session 2- Diagnosis Part II: Bipolar Disorders (continued), Close Cousins and Substance Use
Soft bipolar disorder and the bipolar spectrum. What disorders commonly co-occur or are confused with bipolar? How does this impact treatment? How are alcohol and recreational drug use related? 
Gene Youngblood Visiting Artist Lecture CU Visual Arts Complex 1B20
at 06:30 PM
Gene Youngblood is a theorist of media arts and politics, and a respected scholar in the history and theory of alternative cinemas. His best known book, Expanded Cinema, was the first to consider video as an art form and has been credited with helping to legitimate the fields of computer art and media arts He is also known for his pioneering work in the media democracy movement, a subject on which he has taught, written, and lectured since 1967. 
Lafayette
Chinese New Year Celebration WOW! Children's Museum
at 11:00 AM
Celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Monkey with craft activities and a traditional lion dance performance by the Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu Association of Boulder. Chinese New Year activities are included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Tuesday, February 16
Denver
Intermediate Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
This two-day workshop will explore some of the more advanced capabilities of Adobe Premiere Pro, including a deeper look at the tools in the toolbar, chroma keying, keyframing, subclipping, color correction, multi-camera editing, and how Premiere Pro works with the other applications in the Adobe Creative Suite. This class is intended for those with experience with Adobe Premiere Pro or for those who have taken the Editing with Premiere Pro class. 
Lafayette
Discovery Days Science Program WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
This month's topic: Colorado Weather. Discover your inner scientist! Drop-in and explore our monthly hands-on science program. This month, we're learning about windy, snowy Colorado weather. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Wednesday, February 17
Boulder
Brad Udall: Water, Today into the Future Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Globally, freshwater water availability is one of the defining issues of our time. Today, humans extract and use the majority of readily available freshwater supplies. Overuse is causing scarcity problems that are now regularly appearing worldwide, even in water abundant areas. To compound the situation, add climate change and population growth to our water quantity and quality issues that will significantly affect the next 80 years. What is the real nature of our water problem? 
Denver
Volunteer Open House Night Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus
at 05:30 PM
Give your inner child some time to shine. Join us for one of two nights of meet and greets, presentations about our volunteer roles and even speed interviews to find your perfect volunteer match! We provide unique opportunities for volunteers as young as 9 (with a guardian). Please RSVP by contacting our Volunteer Program Specialist either by email, rachelh@cmdenver.org or phone call, 303-561-0102. 
Lafayette
Discovery Days Science Program WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
This month's topic: Colorado Weather. Discover your inner scientist! Drop-in and explore our monthly hands-on science program. This month, we're learning about windy, snowy Colorado weather. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Longmont
Job Hunter Workshop@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 06:30 PM
Career Counselor Jane McKean will conduct a job workshop on Salary Negotiation, upstairs in the UnQuiet Study Area. Please call 303-651-8472 for more information. 
Thursday, February 18
Boulder
Fracture Book Release: Essays, Poems, and Stories on Fracking Eaton Humanities 1B50
at 06:30 PM
Featuring Pam Houston, Patty Limerick and the books editor Taylor Brorby reading selections from the book and engaging in conversation about this complicated and important issue. Fracture brings together the voices of more than fifty writers who explore the complexities of fracking through first-hand experience, investigative journalism, storytelling, and verse. 
Book Launch & Reading: CROCODILE LOVE by Joshua Berman Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
at 07:00 PM
Join local travel author Joshua Berman to celebrate the release of his first narrative travel book Crocodile Love: Travel Tales from an Extended Honeymoon. Berman is a columnist for The Denver Post and author of five other books about travel. He'll read stories from his new book, answer questions, and celebrate tranquilo travel. 
Golden
Colorado Environmental Film Festival American Mountaineering Center
at 06:00 PM
Inspiring films from around the world exploring the topic of environmentalism. Starting Thursday evening and running all day Friday and Saturday. 
Friday, February 19
Denver
2016 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference 700 14th Street
at 07:00 AM
The 2016 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference (RMECC) aims to support and solidify the growing understanding of the importance of investing in our youngest children. The largest and leading regional conference, the RMECC provides an opportunity for teachers, practitioners and advocates to learn, share and connect. 
Golden
Colorado Environmental Film Festival American Mountaineering Center
at 09:00 AM
Inspiring films from around the world exploring the topic of environmentalism. Screening all day Friday and Saturday. Friday morning is geared toward youth - films by and for students. Friday is also "Community Day", and all films are free! 
Longmont
Boeing Boeing at Longmont Theatre Company Longmont Theatre Company, 513 Main Street, Longmont, CO 80501
at 07:30 PM
Its the 1960s, and swinging bachelor Bernard couldnt be happier: a flat in Paris and three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him without knowing about each other. But Bernards perfectly arranged life gets bumpy when his friend Robert comes to stay and a new, speedier Boeing jet throws off all of his careful planning. Soon, all three stewardesses are in town simultaneously, and catastrophe looms while timid Robert forgets which lies to tell to whom. A riotous farce! 
Saturday, February 20
Boulder
Hope for our Changing Climate: Soil Sequestration of Carbon Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 01:00 PM
Elizabeth Black discusses Soil Sequestration of Carbon, a hopeful new strategy for combating climate change and promoting healthy soils, covering the whys, hows, research, and challenges of soil sequestration. Ample time for questions following. Saturday February 20th, 1-3PM, Arapahoe Conference Room, Second Floor, Main Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Avenue. Questions? 303-449-7532 Sponsored by Boulder Culinary Gardeners. 
Golden
Colorado Environmental Film Festival American Mountaineering Center
at 11:00 AM
Inspiring films from around the world exploring the topic of environmentalism. Screening all day Saturday. Saturday is the last day. Hope to see you there! 
Monday, February 22
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #3 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends; open to anyone in the community who wishes to better understand bipolar disorders. Session #3- Mood Charts, Regular Daily Routines, Exercise, & Nutrition
A review of lifestyle choices that may impact current symptoms and risk for relapses, and specific tools to help facilitate behavioral changes. 
Discovering the Structure of the Milky Way Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Interstellar dust blocks our view and makes it very hard to see beyond our immediate solar neighborhood. But astronomers have devised clever techniques and made observations across the electromagnetic spectrum to try and understand the Milky Way. Dr. Jason Glenn, director of the CU Boulder Center for Astrophysics and Space Astronomy, will discuss what we have learned about the structure of our Milky Way, giving context from historical developments and culminating in exciting recent measurements 
Tuesday, February 23
Denver
Intro to Motion 5 Workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Have you been wanting to add some pizazz to your video projects? Would you like to learn how to incorporate professional-looking title sequences and motion graphics into your work? Well if so, we have the class for you! This hands-on course will familiarize students with Motion 5, Apple's revolutionary software for motion graphics design. Designed for individuals new to the world of motion graphics, this class will teach students how to manipulate 2-D elements, including text, in 3-D space. Boos 
Westminster
Night with a Futurist - Gamification of our Citizenship DaVinci Institute
at 06:30 PM
China has decided to gamify their idea for being an obedient citizen with the creation of Sesame Credits. The game links to your social network and gives you a score for doing things that the government approves of, but it also reduces that score for doing things the government disapproves of.
Watch here to learn more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHcTKWiZ8sI 
Wednesday, February 24
Boulder
KETO vs PALEO: What's Best? What's Next? Unitarian Universalist Church
at 07:00 PM
FEATURING:Jimmy Moore & Ron Rosedale, MD.Learn about what may be the best diet for achieving your ideal weight, fitness, cancer prevention and protection from the many diseases of accelerated aging. Two international experts will share their latest perspectives and breaking news about on the benefits of a High Fat, Low Carb, Adequate Protein, Ketogenic diet, and the related science of good health. A Q&A with the audience will conclude the event. suggested Donation. Doors at 6:30pm. 
Denver
Final Cut Pro X Workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Final Cut Pro X is here! This workshop will cover basic editing skills and get students familiar with the newest version of Final Cut. Low student-to-teacher ratios will ensure that students receive the support they need to acquire solid editing skills. The focus will be on learning the interface, basic tools, file management and editing tips. Basic computer literacy skills are a prerequisite. Rebuilt from the ground up to meet the needs of today's creative editors. 
Thursday, February 25
Denver
Pre-Production Basics Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Planning well for your media projects is crucial to a smooth production and a high quality final product. Come and learn the basics of how to make sure your project is a success! Taking the time to do pre-production correctly will save you plenty of time and resources in both the production and post production phase, yet it's often overlooked by beginning producers as being unnecessary. The Pre-Production Basics class takes students through the process of pre-production for location. 
Intro to Studio Production 700 Kalamath St.
at 06:00 PM
Make your own TV show! The Intro to Studio Production Workshop will use two evenings (February 25th and 26th) to cover basic use of all studio equipment, including camera operations, lighting theory, color, and audio mixing, as well as control-room equipment, such as the studio switcher, audio mixer, and camera controls. Participants will be required to volunteer on one real-world studio shoot before receiving certification, after which DOM members will be certified to use both DOM studios. 
Longmont
Russia & the West@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 07:00 PM
Dr. Ian Feinhandler will discuss the historical and ongoing tensions between Russia and the West. Registration is required. Please visit our web site www.longmontcolorado.gov/library or call 303-651-8472. 
Friday, February 26
Lafayette
Winter Animals Program WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
Presented by Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks, learn how local animals stay active and how they live during the winter months. This special program is included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Saturday, February 27
Denver
"Pamoja" - African and African American Cultural Unity Summit Manual High School
at 10:00 AM
Special Event in Honor of Black History Month



The Colorado Black Roundtable:

"PAMOJA" - AFRICAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURAL UNITY SUMMIT

11:00am -3:00pm

and

Ujamaa Market Place in February

Cooperative Economics

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m 
Field Production Workshop Open Media Foundation
at 11:00 AM
Most perceived barriers to professional-quality video production don't really exist. You can produce high-quality work even with limited financial resources. In the Field Production workshop, we focus on ease, affordability and resourcefulness in professional-quality video production.

The Field Production workshop takes students into the process of cinematography, lighting and audio. With a focus on the manual controls available through larger 3-chip DV cameras, such as the Sony Z5U. 
Tindakan presents: Food for Some Mercury Cafe
at 06:00 PM
Food for Some is an experiential event produced by Colorado based nonprofit; Tindakan to raise awareness of food injustice in our communities and what we can do to help solve the problem. Attendees will randomly select a class status ticket, that will determine ones wealth status and an interactive group discussion will follow the dinner concluding with an after party. Proceeds benefit The Growhaus, Front Range Foodshed Initiative & Earth Tribe Ranch. tickets at www.tindakan.org 
Monday, February 29
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #4 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends Session #4- Sleep!
Good sleep can help to stabilize mood, while poor sleep can be both a trigger and a symptom of mood episodes. We will discuss research-supported strategies for improving sleep. 
Wednesday, March 02
Longmont
St. Vrain Valley History Tour Longmont Museum
at 10:00 AM
Join our highly trained docents for a tour of Front Range Rising Longmont history exhibition. Enjoy an hour of discovery delving into Longmont's rich history. 
Westminster
2016 Youth Job Fair Noah's Event Venue
at 02:00 PM
Held in partnership by the Adams County Workforce, Broomfield Workforce and the Governor's Summer Job Hunt. from 2 - 5 PM. This dynamic event will introduce youth ages 16 -- 21 from Adams, Broomfield, Boulder, and Jefferson counties to the employment opportunities available for over 50 employers.

 
Thursday, March 03
Boulder
Boulder Internatinal Film Festival Boulder Theater
at 07:00 PM
The 12th annual Boulder International Film Festival, one of the 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World will be held March 3-6 2016. BIFF features over 40 acclaimed and new film programs for every tasteshorts, comedies, docs and featuresalong with gala parties, filmmaker talkbacks, celebrity interviews, free programming for students, live music, our amazing CineCHEF culinary competition and much more!

Enjoy everything BIFF has to offer (and bypass the ticket lines) with a festival pass, or mak 
Denver
Advanced Studio Production - graphics Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
This class will cover the basics necessary to set up your studio show's layout and graphics in Broadcast Pix and how to use the video switching software used in both Studios A and B. Students will also have the opportunity to use the skills they have learned in the class by crewing on the subsequent First Friday show.

It is required that students of this class have studio certification with Denver Open Media. DOM studio certification can be obtained by taking the Intro to Studio Production clas 
Friday, March 04
Boulder
Pluto & Beyond: What We Now Know Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Hear the newest discoveries about Pluto, its moons and the space beyond from Southwest Research Institute scientists. 
Saturday, March 05
Fort Collins
AUDUBON ROCKIES presents: Habitat Heroes 5201 Saint Vrain Rd
at 09:00 AM
GARDENING FOR BEAUTY AND BIRDS WORKSHOP These presentations will explore the design possibilities of making a garden beautiful and functional that creates suitable habitat for wildlife and attracts pollinators. This half-day workshop is for both novice and veteran gardeners who are interested in wildscaping tips and techniques, attracting wildlife in an urban environment, eliminating chemicals in the landscape and minimizing water consumption. 
Monday, March 07
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #5 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends Session #5-Treatment Part I: Psychotherapy
What role does psychotherapy play in treating bipolar disorder? What kinds of psychotherapy are there? How do you shop for a therapist? 
Tuesday, March 08
Denver
wix workshop Open Media Foundation
at 03:30 PM
Website creation is quickly becoming more and more accessible with web-based applications like Wix. Join us for this two-hour workshop, where we will show you how to create a simple, yet beautiful website with Wix's extremely easy-to-use interface. 
adobe after effects workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Are your video projects just missing something? Are you looking to create and add lower thirds, animated logos or dynamic introductions or credits to you masterpiece? Adobe After Effects is the industry leading solution for creating sophisticated motion graphics and effects by blurring the line between 2-D and 3-D interfaces. This introductory class is designed for students new to the program with an interest in learning the basics of the interface. Photoshop experience is recommended. 
Longmont
How can we help with Behavioral/Mental Health Care in Boulder Co 677 4th Ave.
at 04:00 AM
Presentation and discussion on How can we help with Behavioral/Mental Health Care in Boulder County and Colorado? 
Wednesday, March 09
Boulder
The BaoBao Festival Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 04:30 PM
Inclusive for all ages, this event kicks off the 13th annual BaoBao Festival. Bring the family and enjoy traditional storytelling and dance from artists of Mokomba Ensemble and Ghana's National Dance Ensemble. All proceeds will go towards supporting the BaoBao Library Project. For more information visit www.baobaofoundation.org 
Denver
Adobe Audition workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Learn how to use Audition to clean up your video's sound by removing unwanted sound. The class also covers how to make recordings and multitrack sessions and how Audition works with Premiere Pro. 
Thursday, March 10
Boulder
The BaoBao Festival Shine
at 04:30 PM
Inclusive to all ages and levels, this series of dance workshops will be led by artists from Ghana's National Dance Ensemble. This event begins at 4:30pm with a workshop for children , followed by an all-levels workshop at 5:30pm. 
The BaoBao Festival Shine
at 07:30 PM
Globally known musicians Mohammed Alidu and Zivanai Masango are bringing the sultry sounds of traditional and contemporary Zimbabwean and Ghanaian music, in addition to artists from Ghana's National Dance Ensemble. For more information visit www.baobaofoundation.org
 
Denver
Editing with Adobe Premiere pro Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
This workshop will cover basic editing skills and get students familiar with Adobe's editing software, Premiere Pro. This class will ensure that students receive the support they need to acquire solid editing skills. The focus will be on learning the interface, basic tools, file management and editing tips. Basic computer literacy skills are a prerequisite. Upon completion of this course, students will have a thorough introduction to Premiere Pro as well as hands-on experience with basic editing 
Longmont
Carry the Tune@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 06:30 PM
There will be music in the lobby from 6:30-7:00pm, followed by a screening of the film "Carry the Tune" and discussion. Registration is required. Please call 303-651-8472. 
Friday, March 11
Denver
The BaoBao Festival King Center
at 07:30 PM
This grand event is the main performance during the BaoBao Festival. Inclusive for all ages, it brings together a group of professional artists and performers from Ghana, West Africa for a week of amazing workshops and performances focusing on traditional and contemporary music, drumming, dancing and storytelling. for more information visit www.BaoBaofoundation.org 
Saturday, March 12
Boulder
The BaoBao Festival Casey Middle School
at 04:30 PM
For the final event of the 13th annual BaoBao Festival, come experience vibrant performances by professional artists from Ghanas National Dance Ensemble, cultural marketplace, storytelling, flute serenades, and an Ethiopian meal provided by Ras Kassas. To end the evening there will be an after party featuring global musicians, Zivanai Masango and Mohammed Alidu. All proceeds of the BaoBao Festival will go towards supporting the BaoBao Library Project. 
Saturday, March 12
Boulder
"This Changes Everything" Film discussion/Action forum Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder
at 02:00 PM
From Naomi Klein's international bestseller "This Changes Everything," 7 powerful portraits of front-line communities are shown, connecting carbon in the air with economic systems. Following the film, Maria Talero of Community Climate Courage will facilitate an energizing small-group process to strengthen community-wide action/collaboration on climate change. 2-5 pm. Free but pre-registration required by March 12. 
Monday, March 14
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #6 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends Session #6-Treatment Part II: Pharmacotherapy (Medications)
A review of general principles to help you: (1) better understand medications and how to take them, (2) shop for a psychiatrist, and (3) make the most of (often) brief appointments. 
Astronomy of Machu Picchu & the Inca World Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Considered descendants of the Sun, Inca emperors often held major festivals at the times of the rising Sun during the June solstice. Much of our understanding of Incan civilization and their astronomy at the core of their beliefs and traditions, comes only from field work of the past few decades. Some of the most significant astronomy of the area is found at the ruins of Llactapata, located near Machu Picchu. These ruins were discovered by Hiram Bingham in 1912 before they were lost again 
Thompson Writing Awards Entry Deadline Online or Macky Auditorium 229
at 11:00 PM
You could have five hundred dollars sitting on your hard drive, or better yet, sitting in some untapped corner of your mind. We are looking for entries for our 16th annual Thompson Awards for Western Writing and first prize in each of the four categories is five hundred dollars! Event submissions are due BY 11:59pm on March 14th on www.centerwest.org. For more information, please contact 303-492-4879 or visit our webpage. 
Tuesday, March 15
Denver
Making Music with Garageband Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Making Music with GarageBand introduces students to the world of making your own music tracks! GarageBand comes free with most Apple computers, so it's easier than you think to get started! Upon completion of this course, students will be able to create audio for your film or videos, edit existing audio tracks, record podcasts and even create a personalized ringtone! 
Wednesday, March 16
Boulder
Dave Foreman: Man Swarm Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Explore tangible solutions in response to global overpopulation and its impact on wildlife and wetlands. Dave Foreman is executive director and senior fellow of the Rewilding Institute. He was named one of the 100 Champions of Conservation of the 20th century by Audubon Magazine. 
Thursday, March 17
Boulder
Distinguished Research Lecture - Doug Seals CU - Glenn Miller Ballroom
at 04:00 PM
The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to announce that this year's Distinguished Research Lecturer will be Professor Doug Seals of the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Integrative Physiolog.
 
Denver
Editing with imovie Denver Open Media
at 06:00 PM
Making a great movie from home video is easier than you think! Chances are, you have a camcorder, a digital camera, or an iPhone - and maybe all three. That means one thing: You have a ton of great video. iMovie comes pre-loaded on your Mac and is a simple solution for editing your video. This class covers the basics of editing video and audio in iMovie, including enhancing your footage, adding a soundtrack, correcting audio, and editing your video so it has the look and sound that you want! 
Saturday, March 19
Denver
Intro to studio production Open Media Foundation
at 11:00 AM
Make your own TV show! The Intro to Studio Production Workshop will cover basic use of all studio equipment, including camera operations, lighting theory, color, and audio mixing, as well as control-room equipment, such as the studio switcher, audio mixer, and camera controls. Participants will be required to volunteer on one real-world studio shoot before receiving certification, after which DOM members will be certified to use both DOM studios. 
Monday, March 21
Boulder
Nature Has Sprung Calling all Spring Explorers! Nature Play area, just west of the Boulder Main Library, 1001 Ar
at 09:00 AM
Free Spring Break Nature Play program in the Civic Area.March 21-24 9:00am 11:00am daily
Come discover the 1st signs of spring and bring out the outdoor adventurer that is hibernating inside every child. You supply the supervision, we supply the fun! 
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #7 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends Session #7-Bipolar Disorder and Relationships
What you can do to help a family member with bipolar disorder and/or what you can do to nurture relationships impacted by your bipolar disorder. 
Tuesday, March 22
Denver
Adobe photoshop workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Want to make your video stand out? This introduction to Adobe Photoshop is exactly what youre looking for. In three hours we will teach you the basics needed to create your own lower third and graphics for your video production. Come join us and learn a little of the world's most popular graphic design program. 
Westminster
Night with a Futurist - Molecular Gastronomy and the Future of F DaVinci Institute
at 04:00 AM
A presentation about molecular gastronomy and the scientists who are responsible for the movement. Chef Ian Kleinman will give an explanation of how he taught himself to make dishes using some very unique dishes. A few dishes discussed are floating chocolate truffles, the perfect egg and space foam; concluding with where food consumption will be in the future. 
Wednesday, March 23
Denver
and open-source software for media production Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
This hands-on class provides an overview of exciting free and open-source software solutions for media production and animation, including GiMP, Synfig, Inkscape, Audacity and Lightworks. In this class, students will make a simple and fun animation using all of these applications. 
Thursday, March 24
Denver
Transformational Technology in Higher Education Conference Grand Hyatt Denver, 1750 Welton Street
at 08:00 AM
Transformational Technology in Higher Education is a redesigned event for higher education IT executives and professionals to learn from industry experts and be exposed to the latest trends, tools and resources during collaborative and educational sessions. In an environment where finding solutions to technological challenges is the priority, attendees also have access to a variety of consultative vendors in the Expo Hall. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with peers from a wide arr 
Monday, March 28
Boulder
Sutherland Seminar Series Session #8 University of Colorado
at 06:00 PM
Weekly seminars on topics related to bipolar disorders. Designed for adults with a bipolar disorder and their family and friends Session #8-Wellness/Relapse Prevention Plans and Crisis Management
Powerful tools for detecting early warning signs of an impending mood episode, short-circuiting the episode, and/or limiting the amount of damage caused by the episode. Strategies and resources for acute crisis management. 
Friday, April 01
Loveland
55th Annual 2016 Fort Collins Rockhounds Gem & Mineral Show The Ranch, Larimer County Fairgrounds, McKee Building
at 04:00 PM
The Fort Collins Rockhounds Club presents the 55th Annual 2016 Gem and Mineral Show on April 1, 2 and 3, 2016 (Friday, 4-8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.) at The Ranch/Larimer County Fairgrounds in the Thomas M. McKee Building, Loveland, Colorado. Park free. Featuring Jade and Jasper. under 12 free. 
Saturday, April 02
Denver
Field Production workshop Open Media Foundation
at 11:00 AM
Most perceived barriers to professional-quality video production don't really exist. You can produce high-quality work even with limited financial resources. In the Field Production workshop, we focus on ease, affordability and resourcefulness in professional-quality video production.

The Field Production workshop takes students into the process of cinematography, lighting and audio. With a focus on the manual controls available through larger 3-chip DV cameras, such as the Sony Z5U. 
Westminster
Everyone Has a Brand: Increase Influence with Polished, Put-Toge DaVinci Institute
at 12:30 PM
When all elements of your professional image are in alignment with how you wish to be known, you look and feel more confident, authentic, attractive, and empowered. Make a great impression first time, every time, and master executive presence with intention, direction and consistency for increased influence and polished presence.
Marian Rothschild is a Certified Personal Image Consultant, personal branding expert, speaker, and writer for newspaper, magazines, blogs and books. 
Monday, April 04
Boulder
Temple Grandin School Meeting of the Minds eTown Hall 1535 Spruce St, Boulder, CO
at 05:30 PM
The Temple Grandin School is excited to present our First Annual Meeting of the Minds in Boulder. Nationally recognized speakers Temple Grandin, Phil McKinney and David Finch will delve into why Cultivating a Neurodiverse Workplace should be the next strategic move organizations make to unleash their competitive advantage. Discover how intentionally introducing neurodiversity (diverse minds) will spark innovation and unlock the creative potential of your entire team. 
Monday, April 11
Boulder
A Tour of the Weird Moons of Saturn Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
This evenings discussion will explore the two worlds of Saturn's moons, along with their neighbors, and will highlight some of Cassinis new discoveries and new questions these findings have raised. Dr. Carly Howett, a senior research scientist at the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder will lead this discussion. Dr. Howetts was selected as a Participating Scientist on NASA's Cassini mission in 2011 and a co-investigator on the Cassini Composite Infrared Spectrometer. 
Wednesday, April 13
Boulder
Kirn & Kiehl: Dance of Art & Science Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
The arts and sciences have much to offer in terms of how we experience, understand, and act within the world in which we live. In this conversation, Kirn and Kiehl explore how the creative interaction between the arts, rooted in the perception of experience and the sciences, rooted in the pursuit of knowledge, awakens us to the richness of the world. The two will discuss how creativity arises in both of these disciplines and the dance between the arts and sciences 
Friday, April 22
Boulder
Mudbloods: a Film about Quidditch Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 PM
Mudbloods follows the resilient underdogs of the UCLA quidditch team as they help transform Harry Potters fictional sport into a real-life phenomenon and make their way to the fifth annual quidditch World Cup in New York City.
Ally Whitney former captain of the Boggarts Quidditch Club at Colorado State University and now a quidditch player in Denver will lead the post-screening discussion. 
Thursday, April 28
Denver
Dining Out For Life Participating Denver/Boulder Restaurants
at 06:00 AM
Denver-Boulder restaurant and dining community in nourishing those who need it most. On April 28, 2016, 250 top metro-Denver and Boulder restaurants will partner with Project Angel Heart for the 22nd annual Dining Out For Life event. Dining Out For Life is an international event that takes place on the same day in more than 60 cities across North America. On this day, more than 3,500 restaurants nationwide donate a portion of their proceeds to support and care for neighbors living with HIV 
Monday, May 02
Boulder
NASAs MAVEN Mission Wrap up Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
This evenings talk, presented by Nick Schneider, the lead of MAVENs Remote Sensing Team, will recap MAVENs primary mission and its findings about how the Sun and solar wind have stripped away Mars atmosphere over billions of years. 
Wednesday, May 04
Denver
Experiential Marketing Summit 2016 Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, 80202, Unit
at 08:00 AM
The Experiential Marketing Summit is the worlds largest training conference on event and experiential marketing.

 
Saturday, June 25
Longmont
KINETICS 2016! The 37th Annual Kinetics Sculpture Race Longmont's Union Reservoir
at 11:00 AM
An all-day festival thats boatloads of fun for the whole family!The Kinetics Sculpture Race features decorated, amphibious, human-powered crafts & costumed teams with Zany Themes racing across land & water!Featuring:Music, Food & Beer Garden, Entertainment all day, Mountain Swim Series: Open Water Swims, "Light up the Lake" Sculpture Burn on the water at dusk. 11 AM-10 PM
 
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