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Saturday, April 18
Boulder
Book Discussion: America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Bac Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 10:00 AM
Anyone who has read the book and would like to discuss it, please come to the Arapahoe Conference Room of the Boulder Public Main Library. We will discuss the book from 10 a.m. until noon.
Sponsored by the Boulder County Democrats. 
Vagina Monologues Nomad Theater
at 02:00 PM
VDAY Presents The Vagina Monologues!!!

Beneficiary: Out Boulder

BUY TICKETS HERE: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1350964 
The Autism Society of Boulder County 12th Annual Wine tasting Hotel Boulderado
at 06:00 PM
Raise your glass and paddle to help us provide support for individuals and families affected by autism in Boulder and Broomfield counties. Our 12th Annual Wine Tasting presented by Centennial Wine & Spirits KBCO's Bret Saunders hosts an evening of fine wines paired with small plates from the Boulderado's award-winning kitchens. A live auction and dancing follow. Tickets available at autismboulder.org. Teachers enter "teacher" in promo code for discount! 
Vagina Monologues Nomad Theater
at 08:00 PM
VDAY Presents The Vagina Monologues!!!

Beneficiary: Out Boulder

BUY TICKETS HERE: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1350964 
Denver
Hope, Thanks & The Unforgiving Literary Series: Lisa Fishman, Gr Dikeou Pop-Up: Colfax 312 E. Colfax Ave
at 07:00 AM
The Dikeou Collection presents the ninth installment of the Hope, Thanks & The Unforgiving Literary Series. The featured readers for the evening include Lisa Fishman, Graham Foust, and Aditi Machado. This event is open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. 
Marathon/Half Marathon Training for Beginners Orientation Event St. Johns Lutheran Church
at 08:00 AM
Do you have running a marathon or half marathon on your bucket list? Do you want to get in shape or need a new fitness goal? You can join USA Fit Denver at our orientation event at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 18, at St. Johns Lutheran Church near Wash Park. (you can pre-register online with credit card at www.DenverFit.com through May 16.)

Learn more about our marathon and half marathon training program, meet your coaches and fellow members and more. 
FILM: ''The Good Lie' Blair-Caldwell African-American Research Library - 2401 Welton S
at 02:00 PM
THE GOOD LIE takes us on a journey with a few of the orphaned List Boys of Sudan from the destruction of their village to Ethiopia and Kenya and, finally, to the United States. Actress Reese Witherspoon shares the spotlight with Sudanese refugees. Directed by Philippe Falardeau. 110 minutes. 
Greeley
Top Chef Island Grove Exhibition Hall
at 05:00 PM
Top Chef of Northern Colorado is A Kid's Places biggest annual fundraiser. The evening features fine food and drink, a friendly competition between the area's "Top Chefs", featuring local celebrity judges, music, and a silent and live auction. Top Chef is on April 18, 2015 and will be held at Island Grove Exhibition Hall from 5:00pm until 10:30 pm. The 2015 event will be our 5th annual Top Chef competition. All proceeds go to benefiting children who have been abused or neglected in Weld County. 
Top Chef Of Northern Colorado Island Grove Arena
at 05:00 PM
Top Chef of Northern Colorado is A Kid's Places biggest annual fundraiser. The evening features fine food and drink, a friendly competition between the area's "Top Chefs", featuring local celebrity judges, music, and a silent and live auction. Top Chef is on April 18, 2015 and will be held at Island Grove Exhibition Hall from 5:00pm until 10:30 pm. The 2015 event will be our 5th annual Top Chef competition. All proceeds go to benefiting children who have been abused or neglected in Weld County. 
Longmont
Authors Open House@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 01:00 PM
The 2015 Longmont Library Festival closes with an Authors Open House. Stop by to meet local authors and have a book signed.Books will be available for purchase. Please call 303-651-8472 for more information.
 
Lyons
Oskar Blues Brew Run Oskar Blues
at 10:00 AM
The Oskar Blues brew run is also an official qualifying event and beer training run for the Bolder Boulder!! All participants will be timed and results will be posted on our website. The event still remains a fun run and all levels of participants are encouraged to participate.
This is an open course with beautiful views of the rockies, you may even have a glimpse of Longs Peak.
This brew run includes an Oskar Blues brew and RAD swag!
 
Nederland
14th annual Wild Earth Day WIld Bear Mountain Ecology Center
at 11:00 AM
Free - Wild Earth Day is a free action-packed day of entertainment and hands-on activities to learn about and celebrate this magnificent earth! Dance to the Marimba music, engage in hands-on experiential activities, get your face painted, and help to create a community mural. This event will take place on Saturday, Apri1 18 from 11am-4pm at Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center in Nederland, Colorado. 
Sunday, April 19
Boulder
Frontrunners Whole Foods Baseline
at 09:00 AM
Frontrunners is for GLBT and friends of GLBT runners and walkers of all skill levels and ages. We meet every Sunday regardless of weather; we'll start running at precisely 9:17am (a Frontrunner's tradition). We'll
meet in front of the Whole Foods at Basemar Shopping Center, corner of
S. Broadway and Baseline in Boulder. The cost is Free!
 
Truth Be Told STORY SLAM Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place
at noon
After Februarys sold-out Grand Slam at eTown Hall, TRUTH BE TOLD story slam returns to their home stage at Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place 2027 13th St, in Boulder on Sunday, April 19 to dig into their third season, with DIRT as the storytelling theme. Doors open at 7pm; show starts 7:30pm.
Now in their third season, Truth Be Told Story Slam will initiate a series of outreach projects 
Evans
2nd Annual 5K In My Shoes Envision
at 08:00 AM
Envision, Creative Support for People with Developmental Disabilities is excited to announce the 2nd Annual 5K In My Shoes that will take place on Sunday, April 19th at Envision which is located at 1050 37th St. in Evans, Colorado. This race is a Walk, Run or Roll so, the course is accessible to all. 1K option and reasonable accommodations are available. Don't want to race? Come cheer at the sidelines! Race starts promptly at 8:00 a.m. Want to get involved? Visit www.envisionco.org #5KInMyShoes 
Monday, April 20
Boulder
Lost Restaurants of Denver Frasier Meadows Home, 4950 Thunderbird Drive.
at 06:00 PM
The Boulder County Corral of the Westerners presents Robert and Kristen Autobee and their new book, Lost Restaurants of Denver. You can stroll with us through Denver's -- and Boulder's -- restaurant history one bite at a time. There is a rich story of innovation, hard work, and crazy ideas from the small, rough mining camp's bakeries to the modern metropolis' continental cuisine. Don't blame us if you suddenly crave savory canolis at Carbones, rich Mija Pie at Baurs or egg rolls at the Lotus 
The 2015 Wallace Stegner Award CU Boulder Campus, Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law
at 06:30 PM
Each year, the Center of the American West presents the Wallace Stegner Award to an individual who has made a sustained contribution to the cultural identity of the West through literature, art, history, lore, or an understanding of the West.

For the first time ever, the Center of the American West is presenting the Stegner Award to an organization, Rocky Mountain Rescue. This all volunteer organization embodies the spirit of the American West. 
Tuesday, April 21
Boulder
The Third Tuesday Lunchtime Concert Series Presents: 3rd Law Dan Boulder Library: Main Branch
at noon
Join us for this lunchtime concert featuring the incredible dancers of 3rd Law. Bring your lunch and a friend!

Free -- Thanks to the Boulder Library Foundation! 
Lafayette
April Discovery Days WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
This month's topic: Be Green. Discover your inner scientist! Drop-in and explore our monthly informal hands-on science program. This month, we're learning about alternative energy and how to be green for Earth Day. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Wednesday, April 22
Lafayette
April Discovery Days WOW! Children's Museum
at 10:00 AM
This month's topic: Be Green. Discover your inner scientist! Drop-in and explore our monthly informal hands-on science program. This month, we're learning about alternative energy and how to be green for Earth Day. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Longmont
April In-Depth: Alpen Inaugural Earth Day Anniversary Celebratio 6268 Monarch Park Pl. Longmont, Colorado 80503
at 03:00 PM
Presentations of high-performance, energy efficient products such as doors, windows, louvres, film, greenhouses, and more from Larry Kinney of Synergistic Building Technologies, Alison Ray and Cindy Singleton of Alpen, and Chris Osborne from Panda Doors. This will include an installation workshop and a special presentation in celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of Earth Day.

CGBG Member Happy Hour at Alpen will follow from 5-7 pm. 
Youth of the Earth Festival: Free Earth Day Event for All Ages Boulder County Fairgrounds
at 04:00 PM
You can join us on Earth Day for a fabulous event where youth are the musicians, artists and exhibitors. The event will be held indoors at the Exhibit Hall at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. You'll experience youth environmental art, music and projects; and environmental educators booths that will inspire you! Climbing wall, food, games, prizes and fun for all ages! Xtreme Zero Waste funding provided by Boulder County. 
Thursday, April 23
Boulder
BETC: Hysteria Dairy Center for the Arts
at 07:30 PM
Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company (BETC) presents a regional premiere, by Terry Johnson. Sigmund Freud is dying. But before he does, there are visitors to be met, and reckonings to be made. And once Salvador Dali himself arrives, the stage is set for a splendidly silly exploration of the subconscious that makes for audacious and dazzlingly clever farce (Financial Times, London). April 23 - May 17. 
Denver
Friendship Bridge 25th Anniversary Gala Mile High Station
at 05:30 PM
You can join us for the Friendship Bridge 25th Anniversary Gala. This year, we are celebrating a milestone of helping women find courage, confidence and dreams by honoring Friendship Bridge founders Ted and Connie Ning and past Board Presidents.

The evening will feature a nostalgic video of Friendship Bridge's past and future, an authentic Guatemalan marketplace, live music, distinctive live and silent auctions, and Latin themed cuisine. You can join us as we celebrate our past and future! 
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. 
Conversacion Contacto; Chicano Student Movement Museo de las Americas
at 06:00 PM
You can join Museo de las Americas for Conversacion Contacto; Chicano Student Movement. Museo will host a panel of professors as they speak on the Chicano student movement during El Movimiento in Denver. April 23, 2015
6:00-7:30pm
 
Glass Half Full, A Greenhouse Scholars Experience Denver, CO
at 06:00 PM
You can join us at Denvers McNichols Civic Center Building on April 23, 2015 for an evening of wine tastings, specialty cocktails, delicious food from Denver's top restaurants, silent and live auctions, entertainment and extraordinary company.

Greenhouse Scholars is a non-profit organization that supports extraordinary yet under-resourced college students, changing the trajectory of the lives of the Scholars and their families, and communities around the globe. 
Friday, April 24
Boulder
The Mulligan Brothers Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 PM
The Mulligan Brothersself-titled debut album begins with a mournful fiddle supported by the steady undercurrent of bass and drums. The Mulligan Brothers, from Mobile and Baton Rouge, is Newell on lead vocals and guitar, Gram Rea on vocals, fiddle, mandolin and harmonica, Greg DeLuca on drums and Ben Leininger on upright suitcase bass. An incredible night of music crossing the border between folk rock, Americana and alternate country as the Mulligan Brothers debut their second album. 
Denver
Intro to Google Ad Grants Open Media Foundation
at 02:00 PM
Are you looking to better market your nonprofit online through Google's powerful AdWords tool?

You can join Open Media Foundation for a class to help your nonprofit organization utilize Google AdWords through the Google Ad Grants program. 
Central City Opera: Theatre of Dreams Gala City Hall Nightclub
at 06:30 PM
Central City Opera follows its successful 2014 Gala with another modern take on the annual fundraiser. This annual event, in an edgy new location featuring the up-and-coming young opera star Soloman Howard, will celebrate the historic opera company and its mission of inspirational world-renowned performances, historic preservation, young artist training and educational outreach. Guests will enjoy an evening of fine food and exceptional musical entertainment.
For tickets, please call 303-331-7014 
Saturday, April 25
Arvada
"Play Ball For Glory" 9th Annual Glory Gala Arvada Center
at 05:00 PM
Dinner/UNIQUE auctions/Entertainment: Madcap Theater Improv,
Mark Randall, emcee, Auctioneer:Auction Divas,
Benefits Glory Community, residential neighborhood for adults with developmental disabilities
 
Boulder
Dream Kitchens Tour Boulder and surrounding towns
at 10:00 AM
You can tour Boulder's finest kitchens to bring out the designer in everyone! Studio3 Kitchen Bath Interiors is presenting the 2015 Dream Kitchens Tour featuring some of Boulder's finest kitchens along with tasty treats to benefit the "I Have a Dream" Foundation of Boulder County, Saturday, April 25, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. & Sunday, April 26, 12:00-4:00 p.m. 
MeSimple Learning Series: Tapping the Potential of Nature & Simp eTown Hall
at 10:00 AM
You can join seven thought leaders as they share life journeys returning from complex to simple.

Resonating a common mission to declutter from busy and complicated lives, a Grammy- and Emmy-nominated pianist, a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur-turned-poet, an eco-psychologist, two primitive survival educators, and two writers will share the eTown Hall stage, 1535 Spruce St. in Boulder on April 25 presenting their unique and remarkable explorations of reconnecting with natural environments. 
Earth Day Soiree with Hunter Lovins on the Regenerative Economy St John's Episcopal Church
at 06:30 PM
You can hear our local legend and international star Hunter Lovins speak on her vision for the Regenerative Economy. St Johns Church is stepping up as climate advocate - please bring a friend and support us at an elegant affair with delicious food, superb silent auction, and a small ticket price! 6:30pm April 25 at St. Johns at 1419 Pine Street in Boulder. You can buy your tickets here - http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1365135 
Denver
BruFrou: craft beer + culinary pairing event Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum
at 11:00 AM
The 2nd Annual BrFrou: craft beer + culinary pairing event featuring 80 Colorado brewers & chefs leading the hop & culinary revolution. Let BrFrou excite your epicurean senses by tasting over 50 unique pairings. 
Longmont
Real Myth and Mithril; Delving into Fantasy Literature Left Hand Grange
at 09:00 AM
You can enjoy the scholarship and creativity of Colorado's authors and aficionados of imaginative fiction. This two-day event features papers, panels, roundtable discussions, performances and an art exhibit. Topics include fantasy, science fiction, gaming, geek culture and more.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Dr. Jefferey Taylor and Dr. Leslie Taylor, "The Rags of Lordship: Postmodern Light from Tolkien and Barfield," "None Has Ever Caught Him Yet: Bombadil, Gandalf, & The Kalevala"

Registration required 
Tree Giveaway - Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Boulder County Clerk and Recorder 1750 33rd St, Boulder, CO 8030
at 09:00 AM
In the wake of the arrival of Emerald Ash Borer in Boulder, we must diversify our urban forest. Boulder County and CSU Extension are offering residents of Boulder County a replacement tree for the ash tree in their yards.* Field experts will be on hand to assist you in your decision on which of the four varieties of trees would be best for your property and to answer any questions you have about Emerald Ash Borer. You must be a resident of Boulder County and have an Ash tree in your yard 
Sunday, April 26
Boulder
Frontrunners Whole Foods Baseline
at 09:00 AM
Frontrunners is for GLBT and friends of GLBT runners and walkers of all skill levels and ages. We meet every Sunday regardless of weather; we'll start running at precisely 9:17am (a Frontrunner's tradition). We'll
meet in front of the Whole Foods at Basemar Shopping Center, corner of
S. Broadway and Baseline in Boulder. The cost is Free!
 
Denver
6th Annual 'Same Love, Same Rights' LGBT Wedding Expo in The Curtis a Doubletree by Hilton
at 12:30 PM
You & your partner are invited to the 6th Annual 'Same Love, Same Rights' LGBT Wedding Expo in Denver Sunday, Apr. 26th Dozens of gay-friendly exhibitors will participate, eager to help you and your fiancee plan the ceremony of your dreams! Photographers, DJs, Officiants, Wedding Planners, Venues, Jewelers, Invitations & more... Raffle Giveaways, LGBT-Planning Tips & Trends!

Sunday April 26th, 2015
(12:30-3:30pm)

The Curtis a Doubletree by Hilton
1405 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202

 
Lafayette
Fancy Schmancy Family Fundraiser WOW! Children's Museum
at 03:00 PM
Get the family dressed up and come to a fancy gala just for kids! Featuring a special concert by Jeff & Paige; fabulous silent auction; crafts for kids; appetizers and drinks; surprises and more! Thank you to event sponsors: Bank of the West, The Front Range Catering Co. and Dr. Joseph Dankey, Broomfield Orthodontics. Tickets: $15 per person. Purchase online: https://fancyschmancyfamilyfundraiser.eventbrite.com/.
WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave, Lafayette. 
Tuesday, April 28
Boulder
Boulder Wolf Pack Meeting Boulder Library: Geo Reynolds Branch
at 06:00 PM
Under the guidance of WildEarth Guardians the Boulder Wolf Pack is a passionate advocate for the return, recovery, and preservation of wolves in Colorado. Our meetings are both educational and inspirational in nature helping people understand the key role wolves play in a complete and flourishing ecosystem. We strongly believe wolves belong in Colorado and we hope one day to see wolves roam freely throughout Colorado where people can see them for the amazing animals they are. 
The Return of FrackingSENSE with Matthew Cotton CU Boulder Campus, Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law
at 06:30 PM
With the help of community members like you, the Center of the American Wests FrackingSENSE series returns. These Spring 2015 events bring speakers who offer a unique range of perspectives on Hydraulic Fracturing and Natural Gas and Oil development. Next in our series is:

Professor Matthew Cotton
The Politics of Shale Gas in the United Kingdom

Matthew Cotton is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Policy and Planning in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning. 
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. 
Louisville
Night with a Futurist - Blueprint for a Makers District DaVinci Institute
at 06:30 PM
A maker district can best be described as a cross between an artist colony, farmers market, woodworking shop, music festival, bakery, brewpub, and brainstorming session all happening in the same space. Its all that and more.

You can join us as Futurist Thomas Frey takes us on a mind-stretching journey into the emerging world of Maker Districts and how it can become a significant change agent for your community. 
Wednesday, April 29
Denver
Intro to Studio Production Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
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.

This is a two-day course. 
Thursday, April 30
Denver
Dining Out for Life Participating Restaurants in Denver/Boulder area
at 06:00 AM
On April 30, 2015, 250 top metro-Denver and Boulder restaurants will partner with Project Angel Heart for the 21st annual Dining Out For Life event. On this day, more than 3,500 restaurants nationwide donate a portion of their proceeds to support and care for neighbors living with HIV/AIDS. Project Angel Heart has been actively serving this community since 1991, providing meals to Coloradans coping with life-threatening illness and is proud to host the local Dining Out for Life event. 
Drilling Into Colorado Fracking: A Panel Discussion Denver Open Media
at 06:00 PM
The Colorado Independent will be hosting a panel on boom-time fracking and local control. The governors drilling task force has wrapped up its work. A new election cycle is beginning. Where are we at now, Colorado?

This event will be moderated by The Colorado Independent Managing Editor John Tomasic and will feature Boulder County Commissioner Elise Jones and Protect Colorado Communications Director/former Denver Post Journalist Karen Crummy. 
Longmont
Boulder Potters Guild Spring Sale Boulder County Fairgrounds
at 10:00 AM
Forty-plus members of the Boulder Potters Guild are exhibiting and selling their recent work at the Boulder County Fairgrounds in Longmont, CO from Thursday, April 30th through Sunday, May 3rd. This sale is a great opportunity for the public to see and touch beautiful ceramics and to speak with the artists and potters. This sale also helps raise money to support the facilities, outreach, and educational activities of the Boulder Potters Guild. 
Improve Your Memory@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 07:00 PM
"Grandmaster of Memory" Johnny Briones will share his secrets of turning an average memory into a super one. Please call 303-651-8472 for more information. 
Friday, May 01
Boulder
Boulder Friends of Jung presents: "Psyche As Ecosystem" Community United Church of Christ 2650 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder
at 07:00 PM
You can join us for our final spring series lecture!. Dr. Lori Pye of Viridis Graduate Institute will present "Psyche as Ecosystem," exploring C.G. Jung's notion of psyche as nature, and how the human psyche is an ecosystem that is constantly evolving through the processes of decay and renewal. Learn to recognize how this process of change is constantly transforming ideologies, attitudes, and narratives. Go to bfjung.org for more information. 
Longmont
Murder on the Nile Longmont Theatre
at 07:30 PM
The Longmont Theatre presents

Murder on the Nile

May 1, 2, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 2015, at 7:30 pm
May 3, 10 at 2:00 pm

Rated PG

Simon Mostyn has recently married Kay Ridgeway, a rich woman, having thrown over his former lover Jacqueline. The couple are on their honeymoon on a paddle steamer on the Nile, accompanied by a bevy of memorable characters. Among those present are Canon Pennefather, Kays guardian, and Jacqueline, who has been dogging their footsteps all through the honeymoon. 
Saturday, May 02
Boulder
Don't Yell At Me episode 5 Trident Sandbox Patio Theater
at 07:30 PM
Poetry readings by Jack C Buck, Rachel Poetry, Dustin Holland, William Seward Bonnie, and ellie swensson

Music by dust savior and Connor Magyar 
Lafayette
Receive and Learn Access Bars Twice Exceptional Building
at 10:00 AM
An All day training that will change your life! An Access Bars training where you will receive and learn the energy process of the Bars done on the head that can create major shifts in the body,mind and emotions that will create more ease in all areas of your life and health. 
Louisville
Demo Day for DaVinci Coders Ruby on Rails DaVinci Institute
at 06:00 PM
Coming up in May, there's one event you won't want to miss - DEMO DAY!

Our current students in DaVinci Coders Ruby on Rails class will be finishing up their studies with one final performance at Demo Day on Saturday, May 2nd. Presentations will involve both solo and team efforts, along with no small amount of ingenuity.

You can join us for this festive evening. Light appetizers, drinks, and awesomeness are also on the docket for the event. 
Lyons
SHAPE Diva Dash Bohn Park
at 09:30 AM
You can discover your daring diva self at the SHAPE Diva Dash, where youll test your speed, strength, and agility along our 3-mile course dotted with up to a dozen obstacles. New this year: 2 family-friendly waves (so dad and the kids can celebrate their inner Divas, too) and a CLIF Kids Adventure Zone for the young uns. You can gather your team, create a costume, and use code AXLOCAL to register.
 
Sunday, May 03
Boulder
shir aviv 2015 Boulder Theater
at 05:00 PM
Congregation Har HaShem, the largest Reform Jewish Congregation in Boulder, is presenting its 2nd Annual Music Festival, Shir Aviv.
A combination concert and fundraiser, Shir Aviv was incredibly successful last year and is expected to exceed last years efforts. The headline act will be popular, local, bluegrass band, Rocky Mountain Jewgrass, with the opening set by Or Zimrah, the Har HaShem band.


 
Tuesday, May 05
Boulder
Helen Thorpe: Soldier Girls Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 AM
Soldier Girls named the number one non-fiction book of 2014 by TIME Magazine is the compelling story of three women who signed up for the Army National Guard before 9/11, envisioning a part-time commitment, only to wind up serving year-long deployments in Afghanistan and Iraq. Helen will describe the narrative arc of the book, read from selected passages and discuss the three women and their struggles in a personal way. 
Wednesday, May 06
Denver
23rd Annual MacDonald Family Tribute Luncheon Featuring Amy Van Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
at 11:30 AM
You can join us May 6 for our 23rd Annual MacDonald Family Tribute Luncheon, featuring Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen as our keynote speaker!
The event will be held at the Sheraton Downtown Denver, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.

On May 6, 2015, Bayaud Enterprises will host the 23rd Annual MacDonald Family Tribute Luncheon, a celebration that honors community members, businesses and organizations that support Bayauds mission to create hope, opportunity and choice. 
Thursday, May 07
Boulder
Preparing For Divorce: What You Need To Know Iris Office Park
at 07:00 PM
Collaborative Divorce Professionals of Boulder County sponsors free divorce seminars which are held the FIRST THURSDAY of every month at 3775 Iris Avenue in Boulder. Learn about legal, parental, financial, and emotional issues in divorce, and about collaborative divorce, an alternative that promotes mutual agreement. No RSVP required 
Denver
Mission Wear Transformation Fashion Show First Baptist Church 1373 Grant Street Denver, CO 80203
at 05:30 PM
Mission Wear, a Denver-based non-profit is on a mission to raise awareness and support with their second annual fashion show, Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. held at First Baptist Church, 1373 Grant Street in Denver. This popular event is returning for Spring with a theme of Transformation which will focus on eco-friendly fashion using repurposed and recycled materials, clothing and accessories provided by Mission Wear employees, the shows fashion sponsor, birds & belles boutique. 
Longmont
Author Nancy Peterson@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 07:00 PM
Author Nancy Peterson will discuss her World War II novel, "Not To Be Forgiven." Please call 303-651-8472 for more information. 
Friday, May 08
Boulder
Dancin' Divas: I Love Vinyl A Retro Dance Party Avalon Ballroom
at 07:00 PM
The Dancin' Divas and Out Boulder are partnering together for May's dance!This month's theme is "I Love Vinyl: A Retro Dance Party"
21+ Wine and Beer will be available to purchase. All alcohol sales will benefit Out Boulder!

Stay tuned for more exciting details as they become finalized! 
Saturday, May 09
Boulder
The Library Concert Series Presents: The Colorado Chamber Player Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 02:00 PM
The Colorado Chamber Players present:
Johannes Brahms:
G major String sextet, op. 36
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:
Souvenir de Florence, op. 70

Jeff Watson-cello
Margaret Soper Gutierrez-violin
Barbara Hamilton-viola
Paul Primus-violin

Free -- Thanks to the Boulder Library Foundation 
Boulder Symphony Season Finale: "Carmen" by Bizet First Presbyterian Church - 1820 15th Street Boulder, 80302
at 07:00 PM
Boulder Symphony presents its season finale, "Loves Arrow," with a semi-staged, minimalist production of the beloved opera "Carmen," by Georges Bizet. 
Littleton
Fear the Deer Trail 1/2 Marathon Deer Creek Canyon Park
at 07:00 AM
This will be an extreme half marathon. You can gain over 2800 vertical feet in this rough and rocky trail race. The trail winds through scenic pine forests, fields of wildflowers and when you get to the top you are awarded with an amazing view of Denver. Be prepared for all elements: mud, snow fields, creek crossings, and lots of rocky terrain!
Finish to live music, lunch provided by Garbanzo, a beer from Pikes Peak Brewing 
Monday, May 11
Longmont
The Jordan World Circus 2015 Boulder County Fairgrounds
at 04:30 PM
With three rings of family fun, "The Jordan World Circus" will thrill fans of all ages. Come see the death-defying aerial acts, animal attractions including tigers and elephants. In addition to the performing acts, kids will have the unique opportunity to ride and pet different types of animals.
*** Acts are subject to change ***

Boulder County Fairground
Monday, May 11th * 4:30 & 7:30 PM

online sales 
Tuesday, May 12
Louisville
Night with a Futurist - Future of Artificial Intelligence DaVinci Institute
at 06:30 PM
Is Artificial Intelligence Destined to Destroy the World?

What is the real story behind AI, and where do the real dangers lie?
To answer these questions, we have asked two of the areas leading thinkers on this topic to join us for an in-depth look at the both the benefits and dangers of AI, and how to put a positive spin on this whole debate.

You can join us for this inspiring look into the future of artificial intelligence. 
Wednesday, May 13
Boulder
The Boulder Public Library Concert Series Presents: Midday Music Boulder Library: Main Branch
at noon
Join Jesse Manno (oud), Michael Stanwood (didgeridoo), James Hoskins (cello), Brett Bowen (percussion), Dexter Payne (woodwinds) and Jenna Woods (zils), for an hour of beautifully improvised music.

Free -- Thanks to the Boulder Library Foundation 
Thursday, May 14
Boulder
Rising From Ashes Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 PM
Two worlds collide when cycling legend Jock Boyer moves to Rwanda to help the first Rwandan National Cycling Team in their six year journey to compete in the Olympic Games in London. Executive produced and narrated by Forest Whitaker. Director T.C. Johnstone will lead a post screening discussion. 
Saturday, May 16
Boulder
Attention Homes 8th Annual Kaleidoscope Gala CU - Glenn Miller Ballroom
at 05:30 PM
You can join us in attending "Le Cirque Magnifique", Attention Homes 8th Annual Kaleidoscope Gala. This is a benefit for Attention Homes, a non-profit organization in Boulder that strives to provide youth in crisis with critical, life-changing services. In CU's newly renovated Glenn Miller Ballroom we will be holding a live and silent auction along with dining, drinks, a special program and exciting entertainment. Seating is limited to 350 guests. 
Denver
Valverde Bazaar 1-Day Pop-Up Market 389 South Lipan Street, Denver, Colorado 80223
at 04:00 PM
Voted Denvers Best New Flea Market in 2014 by Westword, this curated market brings together emerging artisans and local, independent businesses selling vintage, antique and hip, handmade products. The market has expanded this year to over 85 booths and food trucks setting up shop in the architectural antiques yard of Eron Johnson Antiques. You can shop Colorados most creative sellers while sampling great food at this once-a-year event.

Saturday, May 16, 2015
9-4pm

85 Vendors
 
Firestone
Out Boulder Canoe Trip 11169 E. I25 Frontage Rd
at 09:00 AM
Prepare yourself for a relaxed wilderness canoeing experience amidst the farms and ranches of Boulder & Weld counties. Come meet the family of bald eagles that lives close by, the two families of great horned owls, or the monstrous snapping turtle that has shown up on many of our journeys. For more info or TO REGISTER contact: Lauren at lauren@theriverspath.org
Youth are welcome to participate with a parent or guardian. 
Louisville
Demo Day for DaVinci Coders Game Development & Design DaVinci Coders
at 03:00 PM
Coming up May 16th, there's one event you won't want to miss - DEMO DAY!

Our current students in DaVinci Coders Game Development & Design class will be finishing up their studies with one final performance at Demo Day on Saturday, May 16th. Presentations will involve both solo and team efforts, along with no small amount of ingenuity.

Join us for this festive evening. Light appetizers, drinks, and awesomeness are also on the docket for the event. 
Monday, May 18
Louisville
Building the Toolbelt of a Junior Ruby on Rails Developer DaVinci Coders
at 06:30 PM
NOTE: DaVinci Coders is a 14-week, full-immersion course. You MUST apply and be accepted into this program. Applications are available at http://www.davincicoders.com/enroll/

Now accepting applications for our second quarter starting May 18th - evening class now available.

Ruby on Rails is the best way for beginners to learn how to build their own web applications and comes with all the advantages of power, agility, and robustness used to build the top websites on the planet. 
Tuesday, May 19
Boulder
The Third Tuesday Lunchtime Concert Series Presents:The 101st Ar Boulder Library: Main Branch
at noon
Join us for this lunchtime concert featuring The 101st Army Winds. Bring your lunch & a friend!

Free -- Thanks to the Boulder Library Foundation 
Thursday, May 21
Brighton
Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's 12th annual BBQ for the Bi Rocky Mountain Observatory Headquarters
at 04:00 PM
You can join us for Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's annual picnic! Enjoy birding at Barr Lake, one of the top birding locations in Colorado, plus live music, a silent auction, a delicious BBQ dinner with New Belgium beer, and a celebration of RMBO's future.

More information at http://www.rmbo.org 
Woodland Park
Tibetan Cranial Training: May 21-26, 2015 Cathedral Ridge Retreat Center
at 05:00 PM
Are you or someone you know interested in learning Tibetan Cranial?

Are you drawn to do great work in the world? Are you interested in healing yourself and others? Do you already offer healing work and want to expand your skills and offerings?

A nearly extinct energetic healing modality passed down orally from Tibetan monks throughout the centuries, Tibetan Cranial work reconnects us to our inherent healing capacity. While maintaining a state of prayer or mantra, practitioners read 
Friday, May 29
Denver
Art for Life Abend Gallery FIne Art
at 06:30 PM
You can join Project Angel Heart for an evening of food, cocktails, and fine art. You'll be able to view and bid on works of art from locally and nationally recognized artists. You'll also get a sneak peek into their creative process as some will draw live models and create paintings and sketches throughout the night for guests to purchase. As you take in the sights, you'll also be able to enjoy delectable appetizers. All proceeds will benefit Project Angel Heart's home-delivered meals progra 
Tuesday, June 02
Boulder
Xavier Rudd & The United Nations Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Since the very beginning, Xavier Rudd's ability to connect with people has been his most powerful gift. The more he has toured the world, the more hearts he has touched and the more of the world he has put back into his music. Now, fronting a band aptly named The United Nations, Xavier Rudd has assembled a line-up of musicians from around the world as a one-people musical force. 
Wednesday, June 03
Boulder
The Bicycle Thief Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
More than 60 years since its original release, The Bicycle Thief (1948) continues to maintain its position as one of the greatest films ever made. In 2002, it was ranked as the sixth best film of all time by a directors top ten poll conducted by Sight & Sounds Magazine. Some argue that the film resonates even more strongly today than ever as the world overcomes what many consider the biggest economic crisis since The Great Depression. 
Saturday, June 06
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Sunday, June 07
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Monday, June 08
Denver
Bluff Lake Nature Center Summer Camps Bluff Lake Nature Center
at 09:00 AM
You can explore science and nature outside at Bluff Lake. Ages 6-12. Weekly camps 6/8-7/30, flexible drop-off time, off-site Excursions for some weeks. Early registration (Feb. 1-28), multiple children/weeks. More information online. 
Wednesday, June 10
Boulder
The Boulder Public Library Concert Series Presents: Midday Music Boulder Library: Main Branch
at noon
Join Jesse Manno (oud), Michael Stanwood (didgeridoo), James Hoskins (cello), Brett Bowen (percussion), Dexter Payne (woodwinds) and Jenna Woods (zils), for an hour of beautifully improvised music.

Free -- Thanks to the Boulder Library Foundation 
Chicago Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra.
The film on which all subsequent musicals were based, Chicago (1927) recounts the true story of Beulah Annan, fictionalized as Roxie Hart, and her spectacular murder of her boyfriend. 
Denver
Bayaud Enterprises Family Health Fair 2015 333 W. Bayaud Ave Denver CO 80223
at 11:00 AM
Bayaud Enterprises would like to welcome the Denver community to our Healthy Family Fair on Wednesday June 10, 2015. We are encouraging members of the Denver Metro area to come for a day of health-related fun and learn about health services available to the community. The event will be held from 11 am to 2 pm. This event will take place at 333 W. Bayaud Ave. During the event there will be workshops, games, raffles, exhibitors, and stuff! Meet Miles the Mascot! 
Friday, June 12
Boulder
Keller Williams & The Keels Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Since he first appeared on the scene in the early 90s, Williams has defined the term independent artist. And his recordings tell only half the story. Keller built his reputation initially on his engaging live performances, no two of which are ever alike. For most of his career he has performed solo. His stage shows are rooted around Keller singing his compositions and choice cover songs, while accompanying himself on acoustic guitar. 
Saturday, June 13
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
The Weepies Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
In celebration of their new album Sirens to be released by Nettwerk worldwide on April 28, the Weepies will be heading out on tour for the first time in five years, joining us in the Chautauqua Auditorium on June 13. 
Sunday, June 14
Boulder
Urban Assault Ride Taxi Events
at 09:00 AM
URBAN ASSAULT RIDE one of the BIGGEST Bike Obstacle Races where
riders hit checkpoints all over the city, taking on RAD obstacles at each stop! A
huge PARTY follows with BEER, MUSIC, CONTESTS and
RAFFLE.
You can join THE FUN, CHOOSE YOUR CITY & SIGN UP
 
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Wednesday, June 17
Boulder
The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano. The 1927 Hitchcock thriller The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog is described as the film that paved the way for Hitchcocks later work by revealing his psychological attraction to the association between sex and murder. 
Friday, June 19
Boulder
Ry Cooder - Sharon White - Ricky Skaggs Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
In a most exceptional pairing, master multi-instrumentalists Ry Cooder and Ricky Skaggs come alive on stage to deliver a revelatory program of blues, gospel, and bluegrass. They are joined by Sharon White, one of the purest voices in country music, Joachim Cooder on drums, and Mark Fain on bass with occasional guest performances by Buck White. 
Saturday, June 20
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Golden
VegFest Colorado Jefferson County Fairgrounds
at 10:00 AM
VegFest Colorado is a 2 day health and environmental fair. This event features renowned speakers on health, diet, compassion, and environmental issues. VegFest Colorado also features expert chefs demonstrating how to prepare delicious healthful plant-based and vegan dishes. Additional activities include food sampling, restaurants, commercial & non-profit vendors, fun for the kids and more.
VegFest Colorado has been selected as One Green Planets top ten must attend VegFests in the United States 
Sunday, June 21
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Tuesday, June 23
Boulder
Gordon Lightfoot: 50 Years on the Carefree Highway Tour Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
After 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it's safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. But this year is special for the legendary artist who embarks on a tour entitled "Gordon Lightfoot - 50 Years On The Carefree Highway" that features his well-known hits as well as some deep album cuts for the die-hard fans. 
Wednesday, June 24
Boulder
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:00 PM
With live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano.The beautiful 1916 film adaptation Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, based on the Broadway play (1912) of the beloved fairy tale, was recently restored by the National Film Preservation Foundation. 
Friday, June 26
Boulder
Margaret Cho Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Comedian Margaret Cho has always been the Agent Provocateur of stand up. Never one to shy away from a difficult, or even taboo topic, there is no subject off limits. Her socially aware brand of comedy has made her both a thought leader and teacher to those with open minds and open hearts.

An accomplished performer in all formats, Cho could be called the Queen of all Media, having conquered the worlds of film, television, books and theatre. 
Saturday, June 27
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 02:00 PM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Sunday, June 28
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 02:00 PM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Tuesday, June 30
Boulder
Steamboat Bill Jr. Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra. The 1928 Steamboat Bill Jr. is Buster Keatons final independent production before he was hired by MGM and is a comic masterpiece that represents the full breadth of its makers remarkable talents. 
Monday, July 06
Boulder
Nosferatu Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano. Rather than depicting Dracula as a shape-shifting monster or debonair gentleman, Murnaus vampire depicted in his 1922 film is a nightmarish, spidery creature with a bulbous head and talon-like claws perhaps the most genuinely disturbing incarnation of vampirism yet envisioned. 
Wednesday, July 08
Boulder
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra featuring Wynton Marsalis Chautauqua Auditorium
at 09:00 PM
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO), comprising 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, has been the Jazz at Lincoln Center resident orchestra since 1988. Featured in all aspects of Jazz at Lincoln Centers programming, this remarkably versatile orchestra performs and leads educational events in New York, across the U.S. and around the globe, in concert halls, dance venues, jazz clubs, public parks, and with symphony orchestras, ballet troupes, local students and more. 
Saturday, July 11
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Why Worry? Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
Starring Harold Lloyd with live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano. Why Worry? (1923) follows the young, wealthy Harold (Harold Lloyd) who fancies himself sick, when in fact he is perfectly fine. In an effort to heal himself, he sails to the small, nearby island of El Paradiso. 
Sunday, July 12
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Monday, July 13
Boulder
Boz Scaggs Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Fans who have followed Scaggs remarkable career dating back to the late Sixties with the Steve Miller Band; his solo triumphs with such classic albums as Silk Degrees (1976) and Middle Man (1980); and the splendid assurance of late-period high points like Some Change (1994) and Dig (2001), will instantly recognize Scaggs characteristically deft touch as a singer. 
Tuesday, July 14
Boulder
Patty Griffin, Mavis Staples & Amy Helm Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Don't miss this unforgettable evening of music of three separate sets by three incredible women. Patty Griffin, Mavis Staples and Amy Helm. 
Wednesday, July 15
Boulder
Indigo Girls Chautauqua Auditorium
at 09:00 PM
Summer at Chautauqua wouldn't be complete without the Indigo Girls and we are pleased to welcome Amy and Emily back for their ninth visit to our historic stage - their only Front Range stop this summer!

The Indigo Girls recently completed a new studio album, "One Lost Day," which will be released June 2nd. Ticket buyers will receive a free download of their new album. 
Saturday, July 18
Boulder
Bill Maher CU - Macky Auditorium
at 04:00 AM
8pm / 18+ 
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Peter Kater & R. Carlos Nakai Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
After recording many successful solo projects, R. Carlos Nakai and Peter Kater began collaborating together in 1989 with their first recordings, Natives and Migration. Several million CD sales and 21 combined Grammy Award nominations later, the release of their recent Ritual recording has put them back on the road again performing their unique hybrid style of innovative contemporary instrumental music. 
Sunday, July 19
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Wednesday, July 22
Boulder
People on Sunday Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra. Hailed as a work of genius, the 1930 People on Sunday (Menschen am Sonntag) is notable not only for its portrayal of daily life in Berlin shortly before Adolf Hitler became Chancellor, but also as an early work of future Hollywood writer and director Billy Wilder. 
Saturday, July 25
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Sunday, July 26
Boulder
Little Red and Her Feisty Friends Chautauqua Picnic Shelter
at 11:00 AM
Join Little Red Riding Hood and her empowered pals as they make waves across Fairytale Land. Written by local actress, playwright and teaching artist Patti Murtha, this brand new adaptation of classic characters from all over the world will have you laughing and learning with these feisty friends all the way down the trail. Audience and actors take a moderate hike amidst the scenic backdrop of Boulder Open Space while scenes from Little Red & Her Feisty Friends are performed along the way. 
Wednesday, July 29
Boulder
Three Ages Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
Starring Buster Keaton, with live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano. The first feature Buster Keaton wrote, directed, produced and starred in, the 1923 Three Ages is a brilliant historical satire. Structured like three inter-cut short films, Three Ages is a silent comedy of epic proportions, teeming with inventive flourishes. 
Monday, August 03
Boulder
Ziggy Marley: The Fly Rasta Tour Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
A seven-time Grammy Award winner, Emmy winner, humanitarian, singer, songwriter and producer, Ziggy Marley has released 12 albums to much critical acclaim. His early immersion into music came at age 10 when he sat in on recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley. 
Wednesday, August 05
Boulder
Melissa Etheridge: This Is M.E. Solo Chautauqua Auditorium
at 09:00 PM
Academy Award and Grammy-Award winning artist, Melissa Etheridge will take the stage for a solo performance of songs from her new album, This is M.E., as well as some of her greatest hits like Come to My Window, Im The Only One and I Want To Come Over. Known for her iconic voice, profound lyrics and riveting stage presence, Melissa will share personal stories about her remarkable journey through life and the inspiration behind some of her most beloved songs. 
Wednesday, August 12
Boulder
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
Starring Rudolph Valentino, with live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano & Steve Mullins, guitar. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse had a huge cultural impact when first released in 1921, becoming the top-grossing film of the year, beating out Charlie Chaplins The Kid. The film turned then little-known Rudolph Valentino into a superstar. 
Friday, August 14
Boulder
Michael McDonald Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Two notes. Thats all it takes to recognize the voice of Michael McDonald. Distinctive and soulful, it is one of the most yearningly emotive instruments of our times. To this, add formidable songwriting and keyboard skills, and you have an artist who has been a singular musical presence for four decades. 
Saturday, August 15
Boulder
Robert Cray Band Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Robert Crays This Time the first studio album on singer-songwriter-guitarist Crays own imprint Nozzle Records, distributed by Vanguard Records arrives at a vital juncture in the musicians career, marked by creative renewal and a key reunion with an old performing partner. 
Monday, August 17
Boulder
The Trail of 98 Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
With live musical accompaniment by The Silent Cinema Trio. The 1928 film The Trail of 98 captures and brings to life local Colorado history on the silver screen with remarkable visuals.

Partly filmed at Rollins Pass and other Colorado locations, as well as Alaska, this epic film follows fortune hunters from all over the country who rush into the Klondike in 1897 to seek their fortunes in gold, and are tested by many hardships along the way. 
Friday, August 21
Boulder
Steve Earle & The Dukes Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Steve Earle has been described as having mastered and making the most of his voice a voice weathered by hard touring over the decades. He sounds raw, ragged and real, backed by a band whose time on the road hasnt worn away a looseness that seems to suit these new tunes, Rolling Stone writer Andrew Leahey writes of Steve Earle and The Dukes sixteenth studio album, Terraplane (released February 2015). 
Tuesday, August 25
Boulder
The Great Dictator Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
The Great Dictator (1940) is Charlie Chaplins first talkie and satirical political comedy, which he directed, scored, produced and stars in. The film offers a stirring, controversial condemnation of Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolinis fascism, anti-Semitism, and the Nazis. 
Saturday, August 29
Boulder
GreenBeerFest in Boulder, CO Bandshell
at 02:00 PM
Now in its 3rd year, our home grown one day festival invites farmers, makers (DIYers) and hula hoop shakers to come out and unite with Boulder environmentalists to promote all the necessary and fun uses for clean water! As man water aka Colorado craft beer is usually the inspiration behind lively conversation and epic dance moves, well be sure to feature some great local breweries (and indie bands) as well. 
Tuesday, September 01
Boulder
Punch Brothers Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Described by the New York Times as "American country-classical chamber music, the Punch Brothers (Chris Thile (mandolin), Gabe Witcher (fiddle/violin), Noam Pikelny (banjo), Chris Eldridge (guitar), and Paul Kowert (bass)) will make their first appearance on the historic Chautauqua stage to showcase their T Bone Burnett-produced album, The Phosphorescent Blues. 
Saturday, September 12
Greeley
Superhero Run St. Michael's Town Square
at 08:30 AM
Come dressed as your favorite Superhero or just as yourself! This beautiful course begins and ends at St. Michaels Town Square and runs through surrounding neighborhoods. The 5K race is certified and will be Chip Timed by 5 Star Timing. Prizes for top 3 male and female overall finishers, Best Costume prizes, Age Group awards, and team prizes. 5K and 1K distances for walkers and runners. Fantastic Kids' Fun Run is for children 6 and under. Enjoy a family carnival after 
Wednesday, September 16
Boulder
Distinguished Research Lecture - Zoya Popovic 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 Zoya Popovic of the College of Engineering, Computer, Electrical and Energy Engineering Department. The title of her lecture "The Wireless World: 50 cell phones sold per second!" will be presented on Wednesday, September 16, 2015.

Many of us just turn on our cell phones to find out where we are or what we are doing next. The information gets to us how? 
Saturday, September 19
Boulder
John Hiatt & The Combo / The Taj Mahal Trio Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Known for captivating crowds with his exceptional guitar performances and enthusiasm, Hiatt is called ...one of rocks most astute singer-songwriters of the last 40 years by the Los Angeles Times, and continues to write brilliant character studies, with entertaining storylines, cunning lyrics and wry humor. Composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and nine time Grammy nominee Taj Mahal is one of the most prominent and influential figures in late 20th century blues and roots music. 
Friday, September 25
Boulder
NAS: Time is Illmatic Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 PM
Twenty years after the release of Nas' groundbreaking debut album Illmatic, this 2014 documentary "Nas: Time is Illmatic" takes us into the heart of his creative process. Returning to his childhood home in Queensbridge, Nas shares stories of his upbringing, his influences from the music of his jazz musician father Olu Dara to the burgeoning hip-hop scene in New York City and the obstacles he faced before his major label signing at age 19. 
Thursday, February 25
Denver
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. 
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. Dr. Seals will be presenting his lecture on Thursday, March 17, 2016.

Professor Seals' exemplary scholarship and service reflect the best the university has to offer. You can mark your calendars for Thursday, March 17, 2016, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., in UMC Glenn Miller Ballroom 
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