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Thursday, April 24
Geopolitics Discussion Series Boulder Library: Main Branch
at 01:00 PM
The topic for the monthly Geopolitics Discussion Series is "Human Trafficking & Gender Based Violence. Our resource person is Professor Roma Debabrata, President of STOP, an NGO that is affiliated with the UN Womens Organization. She teaches at Delhi University and is a member of the SAARC regional task force on Trafficking in Women and Children and Promotion of Child Welfare. Please join us in the Arapahoe Room for this informative discussion sponsored by the UN Association, Boulder Chapter. 
Dining Out for Life 250 participating restaurants in Denver and Boulder
at 07:00 AM
You can help people fighting HIV/AIDS by dining out with your friends and family on Thursday, April 24. In a single day, 250 restaurants in the Denver-Boulder area will donate 25% of food sales to Project Angel Heart, an organization that provides nutritious, life-sustaining meals to those fighting a variety of life-threatening illnesses, including HIV/AIDS. You can help support a great cause by going out for breakfast, lunch, or dinner at one of 250 participating restaurants on April 24.
Gasoline Lollipops with The Sweet Lillies Jamestown Mercantile
at 07:00 PM
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Friday, April 25
Blues Night at the Boulder Agora! Agora at the Riverside, 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302
at 04:00 AM
Come get your blues groove on with us at the Agora! We will be featuring live tunes from the Boulder Blues Quartet in conjunction with Joseph Snowhawk productions. 
Vagabond Happy Hour Su Teatro, 721 Santa Fe Drive
at 06:00 PM
The Denver community has spent the past few months being inspired by Housekeeping, the nuanced and beautiful novel by Marilynne Robinson, and now its time to celebrate, to honor, and to share all that was learned about belonging, sisters, trains, and hoboes. Its also time to applaud the winners of the Big Read photo and writing contests, and to be mesmerized by all the creative work inspired by Housekeepingincluding films, poems, stories, paintings, and more.
Join us for the Vagabond Happy Hour 
Earth Day in Your PJ's WOW! Children's Museum
at 07:30 PM
Celebrate Earth Day in your pajamas! Come dressed in your pajamas and go green at this special after hours event at WOW! Childrens Museum. Activities include: Gardening and seed planting, Earth Day crafts, snacks and refreshments, musical performance by Kristin McLean of FamilySong Music, and playtime in the Museum. Tickets: $13 per child; $6 per child for WOW! Members and free for adults. For more information call: (303) 604-2424. WOW! is located at 110 N. Harrison Ave. in Lafayette. 
Sweeney Todd Longmont Theatre
at 07:30 PM
April 2014, 25, 26, 27*
May 2014, 2, 3, 4*, 8, 9, 10 or call 303-772-5200

* Sunday performances are at 2:00 pm.
All others are at 7:30 pm

If you like Alfred Hitchcock you will love they styling of this show. This chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous barber-ism and culinary crime tells the infamous tale of Sweeney Todd, the unjustly exiled barber. 
Saturday, April 26
Dream Kitchens are Cooking! Various houses
at 10:00 AM
You can tour Boulder's finest kitchens & see several inspiring demonstrations to bring out the foodie and designer in everyone! Dream Kitchens Are Cooking! showcases kitchens by top Boulder County architects, interior designers, and home-builders, as well as demonstrations by members of the renowned food community and the gracious hospitality of home owners who have opened their doors to welcome the community and raise funds for the Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds program for low-income youth 
Saturday Physics Lecture Series, "Quantum Matter" by Professor M CU - Duane Physics - G1B32
at 02:00 PM
The Saturday Physics Lecture is a public lecture on the CU Boulder Campus, intended for adults and high school students. Our esteemed faculty present lectures about their particular fields of research in a comprehensive, fascinating way! This week, Professor Michael Hermele Presents, "Quantum Matter". In this lecture, Professor Hermele will explore the mechanical laws of quantum matter, and how quantum mechanics affect macroscopic forms of matter as well. 
BIONEERS Salon: The Human Role in Nature Arborwood Clubhouse, Boulder
at 06:00 PM
This month's BIONEERS Salon will feature a discussion of the human role in Nature, led by Biomimicry expert Marie Zanowick-Bourgeois and Naturalist-entrepreneur Martin Ogle. We will show videos by Janinine Benyus, author of "Biomimicry" and Jay Harmon, entrepreneur and author of "The Shark's Paintbrushc" from the 2013 Bioneers Conference in California. At the end of the evening we'll show short films from "Sonatas of Soil". This is a potluck event and is . Located in the clubhouse in the center 
Dance for Freedom Unity Church
at 06:00 PM
Fundraiser for S.T.O.P. India, Boulder. Stop Trafficking and Oppression of People.
S.T.O.P. India rescues, rehabilitates and renews lives of girls and women victimized by human trafficking. Join us for a fun evening and support a great cause! Evening will feature 1) Roma Debrata, founding mother of S.T.O.P. India; 2) Dance Show by acclaimed Mudra Dance Studio; 3) Performance by dance visionaries Melissa Michaels and Namita Khanna; 4) Indian Food and Bazaar . Doors open 5:30. 
One Day in Denver - "Your Day. Your City. Your Future." Denver Metropolitan Area
at 01:00 AM
One Day in Denver-"Your Day. Your City. Your Future." will take place on April 26th and involved the entire Denver Metropolitan Area in a participatory, media gathering project for which not-for-profit organizations, inspired citizens & filmmakers will investigate and capture footage to address questions about the future of our city. The resulting media will be shared via interactive, geo-tagged, participant pages & a 3-part PBS series. Filming may be done using any available video technology. 
One Day in Denver - "Your Day. Your City. Your Future." the entire Denver Metropolitan Area
at 04:00 AM
Sign up to participate and examine questions related to the future of Denver through YOUR lens. There are no specific technical requirements and films can be shot on any equipment including phones, iPads etc. Raw footage will be uploaded immediately following the event and should you be interested in creating a short film, the recommended length is 1-4 minutes; there is a 4-week time period during which to edit. People all over the city are gearing up to give voice to their passions and work. 
Unbound: The Story of the Romero Theater Troupe Film Premier Su Teatro, 721 Santa Fe Drive
at 07:00 PM
The Romero Theater Troupe and film director Michael Kilman Novus present the premier showing of Unbound: The Story of the Romero Theater Troupe. This documentary film about community, solidarity, resistance and of course theater is the result of more than year spent filming and doing research with the Romero Troupe as part of a graduate program in Applied Anthropology. 
Base Camp Bash RedLine Denver
at 07:00 PM
The Base Camp Bash is the Cottonwood Institute's main fundraising event and annual excuse to get together, have fun, eat local food from Snooze, drink local wine, local margaritas from Coyote Gold, local beer from Wynkoop Brewing Company, enjoy live music, and bid on fabulous silent auction items, trips, unique experiences, and date nights from the best local businesses and restaurants. The Base Camp Bash helps raise the critical funds we need each year to connect students to the outdoors 
Sunday, April 27
Exposing Communities Devastated By Unjust Foreclosure Oakland Elementary School, 4580 Dearborn Street, Denver CO 80239
at noon
As part of the Global Climate Convergence coordinated in Denver by the The Poor Peoples' Economic Human Rights Campaign of Denver, Colorado Foreclosure Resistance Coalition is hosting this awareness event. Come take a home tour in Montbello, where over a ten year period 56% of homes were foreclosed on. With signs placed near each of these homes, this event will provide a moving visual as to just how deeply our communities have been harmed by predatory lending practices since 2007. 
Dia del Nio Celebration DAM, Clyford Still Museum, Byers Evans House, Molly Brown House,
at 11:00 AM
Enjoy open museum admission and family-friendly programming that celebrates children from around the world at the DAM, Denver Public Library, Clyfford Still Museum, History Colorado Center, Byers-Evans House Museum, Molly Brown House Museum and the McNichols Civic Center Building. Take part in a variety of activities for toda la familia including hands-on crafts, live performances and more. No reservations required. Special ticket required for Modern Masters. 
5th Annual 'Same Love, Same Rights' LGBT Wedding Expo in The Curtis Doubletree Hilton
at 12:30 PM
5th Annual 'Same Love, Same Rights' LGBT Wedding Expo in Denver
Produced by Rainbow Wedding Network

Sunday April 27th, 2014

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

Doors will open at 12:30 PM with the raffles starting at 2:15PM. You can bring your family, friends and wedding party!
Advance tickets ! Gay friendly wedding & travel professionals, wedding tips, amazing raffles, fashion, music & more!

Film: Bay of all Saints Mercury Cafe
at 02:00 PM
Bay of all Saints, a documentary film about a sea-side shantytown near Salvador, Brazil. Personal testimonies from the inhabitants about their daily lives. the inefficiency of government assistance, and their uncertain future. 74 minutes.

Sponsored by the Colorado Committee on Africa and the Caribbean

CONTACT: (303) 329-5881 
Wild Earth Day Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center
at 11:00 AM
13th annual Wild Earth Day! Come one come all to celebrate this magnificent planet with Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center as we celebrate Earth Day together! Wild Earth Day is a action-packed day of entertainment and hands-on activities to learn about and celebrate this magnificent earth! Dance to the Marimba music and engage in hands-on experiential activities with masters in the field of environmental education and enjoy this magical experience to celebrate Earth Day! This FREE event takes pl 
Tuesday, April 29
Craig Childs: Apocalyptic Planet Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
The earth has died many times, and it always comes back looking different. In an exhilarating, surprising exploration of our planet, Craig Childs will take the audience on a journey to some of the world's most extreme environmental landscapes: the driest deserts of Chile, the genetic wastelands of central Iowa and the vast Greenland Ice Sheet. Mr. Childs reveals the ways our world is constantly moving toward its end and how we can change our place within the cycles and episodes that rule it. 
Kathy Kelly: Seeing through the Smokescreen: War and Peace in A First United Methodist Church
at 07:00 PM
During each of 14 trips to Afghanistan, Kathy Kelly has lived alongside ordinary Afghan people in a working class neighborhood in Kabul. She spent most of this winter in Kabul. Kelly says that the U.S. plans for maintaining special operations forces and drone warfare in Afghanistan will prolong and exacerbate war in a country where ordinary people struggle with impoverishment, hunger, disease. Sponsored by Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center, 7 p.m. Donations appreciated. 
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 and capabilities of the program. Class 6-9pm 
Wednesday, April 30
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 
The Invisible War Tivoli Turnhalle Ballroom
at 06:30 PM
The Veteran Student Organization at CU Denver partnered up with the Women Veterans of Colorado to put on a fundraiser by exclusively screening The Invisible War, followed by a panel of professionals addressing sexual assault, on Auraria Campus.

All proceeds go to help both organizations provide support for the Student Veterans and Women Veterans of Colorado. A minimum donation will get you a swag bag while supplies last. We are not able to accept cash on site, so please send your donations 
Thursday, May 01
Sammy Dread The Lazy Dog
at 10:00 AM
10pm 21+ Jamaican Reggae Artist 
Thursday Night Bike to Farm Dinner 63rd St. Farm and Sol y Sombra
at 04:30 PM
This might be one of the most fun nights of your Spring or Summer. There is something about a group night ride that puts a buzz in the air. After an amazing ride enjoy a 3-course farm dinner paired with a wine tasting. Support local farmers in a fun, new way. Live music on select dates. Perfect for locals, travelers, groups or singles! 
Prepariing For Divorce: What You Need To Know Iris Office Park
at 07:00 PM
Collaborative Divorce Professionals of Boulder County*
sponsors divorce seminars and are held the first Thursday of every month. Learn about legal, parental, financial, and emotional issues in divorce, an alternative that promotes mutual agreements. No RSVP Required.
ABOUT THE SEMINAR SPONSOR: The Collaborative Divorce Professionals of Boulder County are attorneys, mediators, mental health and communication professionals, and financial and mortgage advisers.

Friday, May 02
Syria: Hunger Strike Under Siege Boulder Friends Meeting House, 1825 Upland
at 07:00 PM
In November, 2013, Syrian civil society activist and citizen journalist Qusai Zakarya declared a hunger strike that lasted 33 days. This act inspired an international solidarity hunger strike that called for an end to the brutal siege of cities across Syria and demanded that humanitarian agencies be allowed unfettered access into these areas. Zakarya's blog: 7 p.m. Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center. Donations appreciated.
Frequent Flyers Aerial Dance presents The Bird House Dairy Center for the Arts
at 08:00 PM
The Bird House explores the concept of being caged versus free, and the sense of home versus migrating. Sourcing from literature, mythology, scientific writing, and adages about birds, the performance showcases our aerial dancers in flight, perching, flocking and nesting. The performance takes the audience on a migratory flight path to their own perceptions of winged creatures. Trapeze, fabric, stilts, invented apparatus and more!
Fri & Sat 8pm, Sat & Sun 2pm
Starfest 2014 Denver Marriott Tech Center
at 04:00 PM
Weekend entertainment/sci-fi convention. Guests include Tim Russ, Amanda Tapping, Nichelle Nichols, Sam Witwer, Suzie Plakson, and Billy Dee Williams 
2014 Sunset Gala The Cable Center
at 06:00 PM
The Sunset Gala is an Annual Cocktail Reception and Dinner Event boasting of delicious food, cocktails, entertainment, a silent auction, and a live auction a completely unforgettable evening. All proceeds from the event directly support people with ALS and families in our local community. The ALS Association Rocky Mountain Chapter is funded solely by the generosity of others like you. 
Saturday, May 03
Denver Mini Maker Faire National Western Complex
at 09:00 AM
Maker Faire is an annual festival to make, create, learn, invent, craft, hack, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired. Maker Faires are multi-generational gatherings sweeping across the country and around the world. And now coming to Denver!

Saturday, May 3, 2014 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 4, 2014 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Boulder Derby Party CU Stadium Club
at 01:00 PM
Front Range HIppotherapy hosts the Boulder Derby Party at CU Stadium Club, Folsom Field. Tickets include all you can eat/drink (you have to try our mint juleps!), live music, silent and live auctions, and the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby on the JumboTron at Folsom. Wear your derby finest (and don't forget your hats!) All eligible for the hat contest so the sky's the limit. We look forward to seeing you there.
Clouds & Mountains / Whetherman / Josh Moorhead Shine
at 08:00 PM
Clouds & Mountains is a wild mix of timings and instruments floating through space and rhyme. /
Whetherman hales from Jacksonville, FL. At home a plush ensemble, on the road a one man stand. /
Josh Dillard's golden throated vocals will serenade you and your subconscious mind. Truth. 
Spoke N Motion Integrated Dance 1st Anniversary Performance Robert & Judi Newman Theatre Education Center
at 07:00 PM
Spoke N Motion Integrated Dance, Colorado's first integrated dance company, is on a "roll", providing an opportunity for aspiring and experienced performers, with or without disabilities the opportunity to showcase their talents through dance before audiences across the state.
The young troupe's first anniversary performance will be on Saturday, May 3rd from 7:00-9:00 PM at the Robert and Judi Newman Theatre Education Center 1101 13th St., Denver, 80204. RSVP email: 
Pins for Partners 2454 8th Ave, Greeley, CO 80631
at 07:00 PM
Pins for Partners is being held on May 3, 2014 at Chippers Lanes in Greeley, CO! You can sign up today at

Teams of 6 can register to compete in this unique fundraising Bowling Tournament!

If bowling isn't for you, play in our Pinball Tournament!

All proceeds benefit Partners Mentoring Youth 
Restore Our River American Legion Hall
at 05:00 PM
You can join the St. Vrain Anglers chapter of Trout Unlimited on May 3, 2014 for a silent and live auction to raise money that will help repair damage to the St. Vrain watershed from the Flood of 2013. Monies raised will go to supporting local communities in restoring public access to the St. Vrain through Longmont and Lyons, repairing damage to day use facilities along highway 7 through St. Vrain Canyon, and working the private land owners to repair water control structures. 
Sunday, May 04
Bill Keys turns 50 Trident Sandbox Patio Theater
at 08:00 PM
James Hoskins and I are gonna have a good ol time playing music and reading poems. James, aside from being a total kook, is a very versatile musician, and who, like me, loves improve. I will share some highlights of my previous years of Poem Guy living, and he will, as is his magic, provide the musical accompaniment. There will be photos, stories, lot's of poems and, as has become the natural conclusion to these things, a poem or two, for the audience. 
Monday, May 05
Getting Past Jaded Unity Church
at 06:00 AM
You can join relationship guru Sheila Paxton for the Boulder launch of her book, Getting Past Jaded, a modern day dating fable. Sheila will be giving a talk, "The Real Story - Relationship Myth-Busters" followed by selected readings from her book. Our special guest host for the evening is Patrick Snow, best selling author of Creating Your Own Destiny and The Affulent Entrepreneur
Tuesday, May 06
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! Runs 6-8pm. 
Wednesday, May 07
LASP Public Lecture-Airborne Science at LASP: Extending Observat LASP Space Sciences Building
at 07:30 PM
Airborne observations are a critical element in monitoring the Earth environment. Aircraft and balloons provide unique vantage points to sample in ways that are unattainable from space.

In this talk, LASP Atmospheric Scientist and CU-Boulder ATOC professor, Dr. Peter Pilewskie will highlight some of the major historical achievements of airborne research and discuss the role CU-Boulder and LASP will play in the future scientific and technological developments of airborne science. 
Friday, May 09
Frequent Flyers Aerial Dance Presents: Fins and Feathers, We Fly Dairy Center for the Arts
at 08:00 PM
Join FF's Student Company as they all discover the power of love, dance, and community in this brand new show. See aerial dancers of all ages perform on trapeze, hoop, fabric, sling, and invented apparatus!

This collaborative student showcase highlights the concept of helping each other, finding one's own strength and wings through difficult times, and explores social issues that challenge today's youth, teens, and adults.

Friday, May 9, 8:00 PM
Saturday, May 10, 2:00 PM 
SPARK Training Series Denver West Office Park 1626 Cole Blvd, Building 7 Lakewood, CO
at 08:00 AM
The SPARK Training Series brings together specialized business consultants from around Colorado for an intense six week business transformation program. SPARK is the leading program in the Denver Metro region for creating fast results and building big wealth in your company.

You will walk away from this training series with clear 3 year goals for your business and a roadmap for how to achieve them. Become laser focused on your target market, develop a cutting edge marketing plan. 
Art for Life Abend Gallery
at 06:30 PM
You can enjoy Art for Life, an evening of food and fine art in support of Project Angel Hearts home-delivered meal program. Guests will have the opportunity to view and bid on works of art from more than 100 local and internationally recognized artists, while also enjoying delicious cuisine and spirited wine and cocktails. As an added bonus, you'll get to watch artists create works of art in front of your eyes! A select group of artists will paint and draw live models. 
Holly Roberds & Woodhouse Herman`s Hideaway
at 09:00 PM
Holly Roberds is a Colorado based singer/songwriter who plays guitar and sings like a siren. The unique sound is characterized by vocal range and angst. All the songs are written originals and the sound can be primarily categorized as 'That guy's a bastard' music. Now backed by the band Woodhouse, the rock wails will have you reaching for the whiskey and leather.

Influences include such artists as Brandi Carlile, The Pretty Reckless, and The Black Keys. 
Saturday, May 10
Community Acupuncture Mother's Day Donation Day Community Acupuncture Clinic
at 09:00 AM

To honor Mothers day, the Community Acupuncture Clinic will donate all proceeds to the womens shelter. Give a gift of rejuvenation and relaxation to your family and friends and help our community giving day be a big success.

An hour session including a hand and foot massage combined with Acupuncture is offered at a discounted price.
Reserve your space by calling us at 303 4470443, and bring your family and friends for a remarkable experience 
Mother's Day Open House BeadforLife Studio
at 11:00 AM
This is a special Open House at our retail Studio in support of women working their way out of poverty. Our jewelry and Shea butter products are the perfect gifts for graduates and moms!! Each purchase helps to create positive change in the lives of motivated, hardworking women in Uganda! Join us this World Fair Trade Day to learn more about our programs. There will be a craft table where you can make your own gift and refreshments will be provided. 
Frequent Flyers Professional Training Program: Unveiled Sky Dairy Center for the Arts
at 08:00 PM
10 choreographers, 21 short, provocative, risk-taking, intriguing, and captivating pieces. You can see these amazing women who have dedicated 9 months, 24 hours per week, of training in aerial and ground technique, as well as choreography and improvisation. Original and diverse compositions on Low-Flying Trapeze, Fabric, Sling, Lyra, Static Trapeze, Rope, Stilts, and Invented Apparatus. Saturday, May 10, 8:00 PM
Sunday, May 11, 2:00 PM 
Wild Asparagus Ball Avalon Ballroom
at 08:00 PM
This is our 59th Wild balla long standing and wonderful tradition. The Mostly Strauss Orchestra (Denver Pop Orchestra) will play waltzes and polkas by Strauss, Shostakovich as well as down-to-earth 20th century dances by Mancini, Leroy Anderson and Duke Ellington. Doors open at 7:30pm, the Grand March is at 8, dancing until 11:30. Attire is formal and semi-formal. Dance cards available. Doors open at 7:30pm

Tickets are available at
Recycle & Shred Event 1745 Shea Center Drive, Highlands Ranch
at 04:00 AM
The 4th annual recycling and shredding event benefit will be on Saturday, May 10th from 9am to 1pm at the Shea Center Drive Offices (off Lucent Blvd, mile south of C470, the west parking lot). Electronics recycling and shredding is offered no charge, donations are encouraged with all proceeds going to the Crisis Center, a local non-profit Creating a World Free of Violence." Due to this event, over 50,000 lbs of technical and electronic items has been recycled, keeping this universal and hazard 
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. Class from 11am-6pm 
SHAPE Diva Dash Bohn Park
at 09:00 AM
The Shape Diva Dash is a womens only 5k obstacle run where a dozen obstacles challenge runners along the 3 mile course. This event is open to runners of all ages and abilities. You can wear costumes, boas, and bling to make it all the more fun. Create a team or go solo and join in! Enter code AXLOCAL to get discounted registration.
Monday, May 12
The Jordan World Circus 2014 Boulder County Fairgrounds
at 04:30 PM
The Jordan World Circus is back !!

With three rings of affordable family fun, "The Jordan World Circus" will thrill fans of all ages. You can 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.

This years circus will definitely surprise you Witness a human shoot out of a cannon, Camels, White Tigers, Clowns, Elephants, Globe of Death Riders, Ze 
Tuesday, May 13
Pre-Production Basics Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
You can 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 AND studio shoots. 
Thursday, May 15
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. 
Friday, May 16
roll | polyester EXDO Event Center
at 09:00 PM

Youve got the fever and the only cure is to get more disco! Were getting down with the POLYESTER Roller Disco Party and taking it to the max with far out jumpsuits, larger than life collars and fab permed hair in your face John Travolta, this party is going to be ACE! Feel the funk, baby and get down at ROLL, this is one roller disco you dont want to blow off! Ya dig?

Dj PopAlot

21+ Doors open at 9pm 
Saturday, May 17
Lisa Lampanelli "Fat Girl Interrupted" Fox Theatre
at midnight
Doors: 06:00PM Show: 07:00 PM
All Ages (but under 18 not recommended) 
Operamania! Opera for kids Boulder Library: Main Branch
at noon
Boulder Opera presents Operamania!, a lively performance of Opera scenes that introduces children of all ages to the wild world of Opera. Created by Douglas Kinney Frost, Operamania! appeared for two seasons on PBS, and has been performed over 10000 times. Opera highlights include excerpts from: "The Magic Flute", "Cinderella", "Carmen", Porgy and Bess", and "La Boheme". 
2014 Kaleidoscope "Springtime in Paris" Gala UCAR Event Center
at 05:30 PM
Kaleidoscope significantly impacts our ability to provide services for youth in crisis. You can mark your calendars and join us to celebrate Springtime in Paris and support Attention Homes. Seating is limited to the first 300 guests. Please register online now by clicking the image above or visiting our website at

Tickets to the event will include:
Wine, beer, and Parisian cuisine
Live and silent auctions
Dancing, dining, and general merriment akin to visiting Pari 
Valverde Bazaar 1-Day Pop-Up Market Eron Johnson Antiques
at 09:00 AM
Recently voted Denver's Best New Flea Market by Westword, the Valverde Bazaar brings together emerging artisans and small independent Colorado businesses selling a mix of vintage, antique and hip handmade products. Over 60 businesses and food trucks will set up shop for a 1-Day only Pop-Up market in the outdoor space of Eron Johnson Antiques, surrounded by garden and architectural antiques. Sellers can apply for booths at

Saturday, May 17, 2014

60+ Vendors
Food Truck 
Tuesday, May 20
Narrative Scriptwriting Open Media Foundation
at 06:30 PM
The Narrative Scriptwriting class walks students through the process of scriptwriting. Students are taught basic story-telling and dramatic principles, writing a treatment, scene structure, different avenues and genres, and writing a script. The Narrative Scriptwriting class also introduces students to Celtx, a program that can be used for scriptwriting, storyboarding, shotlists, and production budgets. Students are not required to have experience, class held on 4 consecutive Tuesday nights 
Wednesday, May 21
Marx Brothers' Duck Soup Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
Regarded as the comedy legends funniest & most popular film & selected for the National Film Registry, this comedy classic features some of the most hilarious sequences ever filmed & remains as entertaining as it was when it was released in 1933.After being appointed dictator of Freedonia, Rufus T. Firefly brings the mythical nation to a halt, showing up late & insulting everyone. Two spies are sent from neighboring Sylvania & war is declared between the two nations with outrageous results. 
Intergenerational Show and Tell Mix Tape McNichols Event Center, 144 W Colfax Avenue
at 06:00 PM
Come together to create a musical mix tape exploring and celebrating GLBTQ life in our community. 
Thursday, May 22
Shooting Video with DSLR Cameras Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Have a DSLR camera with video recording capabilities? Did you know you can shoot professional quality videos and films using it? This course will cover all the basics of using your DSLR for shooting video. In this class, students are introduced to shooting video with DSLR cameras. Students will learn the basics of shooting video, capturing audio, designing shots with editing in mind, specific camera settings and features, lighting consideration, and advantages to shooting video with a DSLR. 
Friday, May 23
Beta Rho Sigma Denver Alumnae Chapter,Golden 50th Anniversary De Hyatt DTC
at 06:00 PM
Beta Rho Sigma Denver Alumnae Chapter Golden 50th Anniversary Debutante Celebration Reunion
Friday May 23rd through Sunday May 25th 2014
Hyatt DTC Hotel 7800 Tuffs Ave Denver CO 80237
May 23rd Meet & Greet 7-10; May 24th Luncheon 12:00; May 25th Debutante Presentation 5-8: and Golden Gala 8-Midnight 
Saturday, May 24
Grand Opening Settembre Cellars Tasting Room Settembre Cellars 1501 Lee Hill #16 Boulder CO 80304
at 01:00 PM
After 7 vintages Settembre Cellars is moving to a larger facility with space for a tasting room. We cannot wait to share our new space with you! 
Hotel de Paris Museum 2014 Tour Season Hotel de Paris Museum
at 10:00 AM
Hotel de Paris Museum, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, opens its tour season to the public on Saturday, May 24. Open daily May 24-September 30; weekends from October 1-December 14. The museum shop offers cookbooks, aprons, sachets, soaps and more. 
Tuesday, May 27
Julene Bair: The Ogallala Road Chautauqua Community House
at 07:30 PM
Julene Bair has written a gripping story about land-based identity, romantic & family love, & looming environmental crisis. In this memoir, Bair struggles to reconcile her loyalties to her family on the one hand, & the health of her familys land on the other. Julene's book will be available for purchase and signing at event. 
Wednesday, May 28
Laurel & Hardy's Way Out West Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
Stan and Ollie are at their best in this western satire. The 'boys' are desert rat prospectors travelling to the cow-town of Brushwood Gulch on a calling of kindness. A companion has died, for some reason entrusting these two wandering cavaliers with his deed to a valuable gold mine. Considered by many to be their best feature, it's an excellent look at what made vaudeville great - a good story line, comic gags, silly songs & lighthearted dance. 
Friday, May 30
Detoxifying with Ayurveda. Public Lecture with Vasant Lad Broomfield Community Center280 Spader Way
at 07:00 PM
COLORAMA (Colorado Ayurvedic Medical Association) and Friends of Ayurveda are honored to host renowned Ayurvedic teacher Vasant Lad, M.A.Sc. in May/June. This is an amazing opportunity to experience one of pioneers of Ayurveda and discover ways in which we can empower ourselves with Ayurveda's wisdom. These events are suitable for anyone wishing to deepen their exploration of Ayurveda. Events with Vasant Lad take place throughout the weekend May 30-June 1, 2014, in Broomfield, Boulder and Denver 
9th Annual MRBES Success Summit & Expo Marriott DTC
at 08:00 AM
The Mountain Region Black Economic Summit (MRBES) presents the 9th Annual MRBES Success Summit: Connect2Success! A host of accomplished business leaders are slated to share their key to success with more than 500-750 attendees at the full-day economic empowerment summit. The luncheon guest is Wil Haygood, author of "The Butler: A Witness to History" on which the movie, Lee Daniels "The Butler" is based. 
Saturday, May 31
Murmuration Chautauqua Auditorium
at 07:30 PM
The Colorado dance community comes together for a night of musicians & dancers performing in unexpected pairings to celebrate the communitys talent, creativity & diversity. The show pioneers artistic relationships between different styles of dance, from break dancing to ballet, with musicians from DJs to drumlines. It is incredibly uncommon to have such a large group of talented individuals from across Colorado together on one stage. Coordinated by theSide by Side Dance Company. 
Monday, June 02
Living Arts School Summer Camp 63rd Street Farm
at 09:00 AM
For children ages 7-12

Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm

Weekly summer camps at the Living Arts School are a time to be with each other, and make things with our hands. We know that our world today can be fast-paced and media-saturated, and we offer a timely and satisfying alternative, returning to our roots through the work of our hands. Each week children will gain hands-on experience learning skills and creating useful objects, to be put into use at our end of the week celebration! 
2014 Golf Tournament to Benefit I Have a Dream Fox Hill Country Club
at 06:30 AM
This year's Golf Tournament features great prizes, a sleeve of golf balls, and a voucher for a round of golf at Fox Hill for every golfer!This is a great chance to promote your company at a charitable event where all the benefits go directly back into the community via the "I Have a Dream's" drop-out prevention program for low-income youth. Funds raised will go towards the programming and scholarships that help low-income youth stay in school and go on to attend college. 
Saturday, June 07
5th Annual Jodi's Race for Awareness Denver City Park
at 08:30 AM
Colorado's largest 5k run/walk fundraiser for ovarian cancer. Jodi's Race increases awareness of the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, honors those who have battled the disease, and raises funds to benefit the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance (COCA). This is a family-friendly event with hundreds of runners and walkers participating, including ovarian cancer survivors with their families and friends and others running/walking in memory of loved ones who died from ovarian cancer. 
Tuesday, June 10
The Huddle McNichols Event Center, 144 W Colfax Avenue
at 04:00 PM
You can come watch the U.S. take on Ghana in the World Cup in Brazil on the big screen! After the match, we'll discuss political and civic issues related to sports. 
Wednesday, June 11
Intro to Steadicam Workshop Open Media Foundation
at 06:00 PM
Curious about how shooting with a steadicam could add pizazz to your video project? Maybe you already know youd like to use one but dont know how? Steadicams have been around since the 70s and allows for smooth camera movement even when the camera operator is moving quickly or over uneven surfaces. The Intro to the Steadicam workshop will cover the basics of the steadicam equipment: all essential parts and components, proper balancing and operation with and without the vest. 
Thursday, June 12
Steve Earle Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
A protege of legendary songwriters Townes Van Zandt & Guy Clark, Earle quickly became a master storyteller with his songs recorded by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings, Joan Baez & countless others. 1986 saw the release of his debut record, "Guitar Town," which shot to number one on the country charts & immediately established the term New Country. What followed was an extremely exciting and varied array of releases, including three Grammy Award Winning albums. 
Friday, June 13
The Dairy Center for the Arts presents 3rd Law Dance/Theater in Dairy Center for the Arts
at 07:00 PM
3rd laws end of season concert pays homage to The Dairys contribution to dance in Boulder. The Dairy Center for the Arts serves as a roof over our head and shelters dance as a component of the cultural scene in Boulder. Guided by 3rd Law artistic co-directors Katie Elliott and Jim LaVita, 3rd Law will present excerpts from works that were premiered at the Dairy over the last 10 years. 
Thursday, June 19
Stray Cat Strut Wellshire Inn
at 06:00 PM
This event will feature a live and silent auction, delicious appetizers, and specialty cocktails. We need your help to make it a rousing success!

The Stray Cat Strut is a fundraiser for Divine Feline, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that promotes the health and welfare of all cats by providing low-cost spay/neuter services in the Metro Denver area. 
Friday, June 20
Andrew Bird & The Hands of Glory with Tift Merritt Chautauqua Auditorium
at 04:00 AM
Chicago-based film score composer, multi-instrumentalist and lyricist Andrew Bird picked up his first violin at the age of four. As a teen Bird became interested in early jazz, country blues and folk music, synthesizing them into his unique brand of pop.Since beginning his recording career in 1997 he has released 11 albums and played thousands of shows. Bird has recorded with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and perform at New Yorks Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House, and festivals worldwide. 
Wednesday, June 25
Mavis Staples & Marc Cohn Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Staples is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner, and a National Heritage Fellowship Award recipient, and was listed as one of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. After winning a Grammy for his soulful ballad Walking in Memphis," Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of this generations most compelling singer/songwriters. 
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. The class takes place on two consecutive nights. 
Merle Haggard Paramount Theatre
at 08:00 PM
***Tickets On Sale 5/2***
Wed, June 25, 2014 8:00 PM (Doors open at: 7:00 PM)
Merle Haggard
Paramount Theatre 1621 Glenarm Place, Denver, CO 80202 (303-623-0106)
All Ages. Tickets available from Altitude Tickets
Presale Password: MOOSE - Presale starts 4/30 at 10am!
Saturday, June 28
Angelique Kidjo Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
The multi-talented, Grammy Award-winning Anglique Kidjo released a new studio album, Eve,  a live album "Spirit Rising" and an autobiography entitled, Spirit Rising: My Life, My Music, which features a forward by Alicia Keys and a preface by Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Boasting a 30-year musical career with countless awards and distinctions, Anglique has worked with Carlos Santana, Peter Gabriel, Alicia Keys, Josh Groban and many more to bring her uplifting music to the world. 
Saturday, July 05
Bela Fleck & Brooklyn Rider String Quartet Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Just in case you aren't familiar with Bela Fleck, there are some who say hes the premiere banjo player in the world. Others claim that Bela has virtually reinvented the image and the sound of the banjo through a remarkable performing and recording career that has taken him all over the musical map and on a range of solo projects and collaborations. If you are familiar with Bela, you know that he just loves to play the banjo, and put it into unique settings. 
Saturday, July 12
Peter Kater & R. Carlos Nakai Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Multi-platinum selling Pianist/Composer Peter Kater has been leading innovator of contemporary instrumental music for over 3 decades. His music has been heard all over the world from Healing Centers to the Olympics and Carnegie Hall. Of Navajo-Ute heritage, R. Carlos Nakai is the world's premier performer of the Native American flute. Since 1983 he has released over 35 albums on the Canyon Records label plus many albums and guest appearances on other labels. 
Friday, July 18
Loudon Wainwright III and Iris Dement Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Considered one of America's most astute lyrical commentators,Loudon Wainwright IIIcame to fame when Dead Skunk became a Top 20 hit in 1972. His recording career consists of 25+ albums, including the five-disc retrospective 40 Odd Years and his newest album Older Than My Old Man Now. 16 years after her last collection of songs, folk singer & two- time Grammy nominee Iris DeMent will treat audiences to songs from her new album Sing The Delta & ones that've become cultural touchstones. 
Monday, July 28
The Best of Rufus Wainwright Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Affectionately referred to by Elton John as the greatest songwriter on the planet & praised by the New York Times for his genuine originality, Grammy nominee Rufus Wainwright established himself as one of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation.He is son of folk singers Loudon Wainwright III & Kate McGarrigle & brother of Martha Wainwright, but Rufus has achieved his success by carving out his own singular sound in the worlds of rock, opera, theater, dance and film. 
Saturday, August 09
An Evening with Paula Poundstone Chautauqua Auditorium
at 08:00 PM
Say hello to Emmy Award-winning comedian, author & humorist,Paula Poundstone.Paula is a regular panelist on NPRs popular news quiz show, Wait Wait... Dont Tell Me. Paula has starred in comedy specials for HBO & Bravo & is recognized as one of Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups Of All Time, is the first woman to win the cable ACE for Best Standup Comedy Special, and is the first woman to perform standup at the prestigious White House Correspondents Dinner. 
Saturday, September 13
Walk to Defeat ALS City Park
at 04:00 AM
More than just a few-mile trek, the Walk to Defeat ALS is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS, to raise money for a cure, and to come together for something you care about. The Walk to Defeat ALS is The ALS Associations biggest annual event, which raises funds that allow our local chapters to sustain care services and support research for much of the next year. 
Thursday, October 02
17th Annual Dream-Maker Luncheon Omni Hotel
at 11:30 AM
The 17th Annual Dream-Maker Luncheon is the largest I Have a Dream benefit of the year, which raises awareness and funds to provide educational support for low-income youth (Dreamers) in Boulder County! There will be testimonials from current Dreamers, parents of Dreamers, alumni, and staff members on how I Have a Dream has impacted them. You can learn more about I Have a Dream and how you can get involved as a sponsor, tutor, mentor and more. 
Saturday, October 18
15th Annual Victorian Ball Diamond Cabaret & Steakhouse
at 07:00 PM

15th Annual Victorian Ball
Colorados Original Costume Mandatory Erotic Party
by Kevin Larson Presents

Sat, October 18, 2014
7 pm - 4 am
Diamond Cabaret - 1222 Glenarm, Denver, CO 80204
The Nationally Renowned Erotic Event
Sold out 14 years!!! 1,200 people!!!

The 15th Annual Victorian Ball will be an artistically erotic event with a maze of ethereal environments, various proclivities and phenomenal performances. Spellbinding immersion into eroticism allowing ones imagination to take wing, 
Friday, October 24
Mile High MMAyhem Infitinity Park
at 06:00 PM
Mile High MMAyhem is a black-tie event benefiting ACE Scholarships. Mile High MMAyhem features a card of MMA bouts culminating in a professional title match as well as a Del Friscos steak dinner, hand-rolled cigars, premium beverages, and exceptional scenery.

ACE Scholarships is a 15-year-old Colorado nonprofit that provides scholarships to children from low-income families in grades K-12.
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