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This is a calendar of events other than concerts and arts events. It does include art sales.
Events listed on this calendar are often used for the Community Calendar’s on air announcements every weekday at about 8 am between Democracy Now and The Morning Magazine. Please listen to see if your event is announced.
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Friday, October 20
Spanish Fiesta Conversation Practice Panera Bread, 29th Street Mall
at 06:00 PM
All are welcome. All you need is a desire to improve your Spanish speaking skills and a willingness to speak in Spanish. From native speakers to novices join us for fun and on the road to fluency. 
TARRA2017: The Politics of Design Studio Night RedLine Contemporary Art Center
at 05:00 PM
"How Will You Shape the Future" presented by RedLine
No suits. No heels. No B.S. The all gender anti-networking, networking event featuring special guest Her Highness Vandy J. Sexton followed by an evening of collaborative art, diversity, creativity and community building. 
Seventh Wonder Posner Center for International Development
at 06:00 PM
You are invited to join Children's Future International for an evening of food and festivities to support Cambodia's most vulnerable children. Casual event, kids welcome. 
2017 Colorado Arts Circuit Vehicle Vault, 18301 Lincoln Meadows Parkway, Parker, 80134, Uni
at 07:00 PM

Hosted by Race Central Media star Kurt Hansen, Former Indicar Driver Buzz Calkins, Former Denver Bronco Brandon Stokley and ESPN Sportscenter Star Prim Siripipat, The 2017 Colorado Arts Circuit benefiting the The National Sports Center For The Disabled is an exhilarating night of art, luxury cars, music and non-stop entertainment at the iconic Vehicle Vault in Parker Colorado.
Saturday, October 21
Medicine Horse Program Fall Festival and Benefit 8778 Arapahoe Road
at 02:00 PM
Medicine Horse Program is holding a Fall Festival. Bring the entire family for this afternoon of fun and games. For the kids we will have horse rides, pumpkin carving, arts and crafts, games, hay rides, face painting, farm animals and more fun. For the adults there will be food trucks, drinks, live music featuring Barbara Jo and the Hippie Buckaroos and live horse demonstrations.
Come learn about and support our unique horse assisted therapeutic programs for individuals and families. 
How to Make Peace with North Korea CU Engineering Building, Regent Dr. and CO. Ave, Rm 105, Bldr.
at 02:00 PM
Eric Sirotkin of the National Campaign to End the Korean War will speak about a new approach with N. Korea, one that builds relationships and reduces tensions, rather than marching toward war. He believes it is time to reject rather than escalate the militarization of Korea, to talk more, not less, and to formalize relations, not as a reward, but as a necessary preventative measure. Info: Free event.
Castle Rock
Niuli`i Foundation Lu`au Kirk Hall, Douglas County Fairgrounds, 500 Fairgrounds Drive,
at 05:00 PM
The Niuli`i Foundation is holding its inaugural lu`au! Enjoy authentic Hawaiian food and entertainment, which is a ho`ike hula (hula show) provided by Halau Hi`ilani i Na Hoku Loa. The ho`ike will feature both kahiko (ancient) and `auana (modern) hula. Doors open 5 pm; dinner 6 pm. Call 303-638-3834 or 303-882-9174 to buy tickets or for more info. A portion of lu`au proceeds will be donated to the St. Bernard Project to aid those affected by Hurricane Irma. 
TARRA2017: The Politics of Design Panel MCA Denver
at 05:00 PM
The Politics of Design presented by MCA Denver & Design Council of the Denver Art Museum
Presentations and panel featuring boundary breakers, rule benders and risk takers from around the country.
Make-A-Wish Colorado Walk For Wishes & 5K Run Hudson Gardens
at 09:00 AM
Walk For Wishes & 5K Run presented by Blue Bunny Ice Cream is a family-friendly, community event that raises funds to help Make-A-Wish Colorado grant wishes to children battling life-threatening medical conditions. Participants are encouraged to form teams and join the fun by taking part in the 5K Run or Walk. The expo will feature games, activities, and free food.
Registration includes a free Walk For Wishes T-Shirt. 
Hogwarts Alumni Party Firehouse Art Center
at 07:00 PM
Relive your magical youth at the Hogwarts Alumni Party 2017! There will be a feast, some most potente potions, butterbeer (of course), music, and more. Madame Emerald and her Band of Seers will be on hand to help you unfog your future. Those who need to brush up on their magic can even take refresher classes.

There will be a special prize for the costume that reminds us the most of our days at Hogwarts!

General Admission Tickets include one drink token and hors d'oeuvres.
Boulder County AIDS Project's Local Legends Gala Boulder Jewish Community Center
at 04:00 AM
Join us for an elegant evening featuring a seated dinner, complimented by hosted beer, wine, and our signature cocktail. As we dine together, well highlight the important work BCAP accomplishes to end HIV in our region and celebrate the impact of our caring community. 
Tuesday, October 24
Free Denver Elite Networking Event powered by Rockstar Connect Bar Louie, 8332 Northfield Boulevard, Denver, 80238, United Stat
at 06:00 PM
Denver Elite Networking powered by Rockstar Connect presents an evening of free business networking hosted by Gosia Shierlaw.

The What: Free after hours business networking event open to all industries and professions. Bring your business cards.

6 PM - 8 PM

The Why: Rockstar Connect networking events are widely known as the preeminent functions to friend "successful and intriguing people."

Wednesday, October 25
Peter Heller: Celine, A Novel Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars and The Painter, Peter Heller gives us his finest work to date with his new novel, Celine. A luminous, masterful novel of suspense the story of Celine, an elegant, aristocratic private eye who specializes in reuniting families, trying to make amends for a loss in her own past.
Global Cup Challenge Trivia Contest Exdo Events Center
at 06:00 PM
Join WorldDenver for our 5th Annual Global Cup Challenge!

Recruit your friends and co-workers, brush up on world trivia & compete for awesome prizes!
This year's theme is Oktoberfest! 
Join Us in Longmont to Learn About Ballot Issues Lucky's Market
at 06:30 AM
Ballot language can be intimidating! We will talk about the issues in plain language and provide time for discussion. Space is limited.

Visit our website at to register for this event (space is limited).

While you're there, check out election information under Voting & LWV. 
Thursday, October 26
Synergy Dance Collective Nevei Kodesh (19th and Glenwood)
at 07:00 PM
The Synergy Dance Collective is an open free-form community dance gathering in a safe & sacred space to enjoy exploring free,full expression of movement--including solo,partner,group,ecstatic,& contact improv. Join us 2nd and 4th Thursdays every month from 7:00-8:45p. Please arrive early. Doors close 7:10p. Closing circle,community connection at 8:45. 
A Taste for Life Hyatt Regency Denver
at 06:00 PM
Join 800+ community leaders, philanthropic foodies, and well-known culinary superstars for an evening of delectable food, wine and spirits. A Taste for Life, an annual party that raises funds to support Project Angel Heart, features tantalizing appetizers, entrees and desserts from some of Denvers most popular restaurants and caterers, a variety of complimentary wine, cocktails and mixed drinks, fun silent and live auctions, and unique opportunities to mix and mingle. 
Join Us in Louisville to Learn About Ballot Issues Louisville Fire Department
at 06:30 PM
Ballot language can be intimidating! We will talk about the issues in plain language and provide time for discussion.

Visit our website at While you're there, check out election information under Voting & LWV. 
Friday, October 27
MileHiCon 49 Hyatt Regency Tech Center-Denver
at 02:00 PM
Largest Science-Fiction Literary Convention in the Rocky Mountain Region. 100+ authors and speakers on SF, Fantasy, and Horror. SF/fantasy art show, video, anime, masquerade, gaming, dealers, robotic competitions, etc. Guests of honor: authors Eric Flint and Jane Lindskold, and artist Carrie Ann Baade. Toastmaster: author Jason Heller. Programming runs from 2 pm Friday to ca. 6 pm Sunday.
WOW!'s Halloween Party WOW! Children's Museum
at 05:30 PM
WOW! is throwing a Halloween bash and you're invited! Come dressed in costume for an evening of family friendly Halloween fun! Schedule activities include: Halloween crafts, spooky science experiments, games, snacks, giveaways, playtime in the Museum and more! Box dinners are available for purchase in advance.
Tickets: $10 per child; $6 per member child; $5 per adult. Purchase Online:
Songs for Peace and Protest Izaak Walton Clubhouse at 18 Sunset St. Longmont Colorado
at 07:00 PM
Community Gathering to learn and share historical songs from past social justice movements as well as the anthems for our current political movements. Large event with everybody singing! This is our 4th gathering. $0-10. family friendly. Song booklet included. 
Saturday, October 28
The Phenomenon of Healing - The Healings Continue documentary Fire Rescue Station #2 Meeting room
at 10:00 AM
Due to extraordinary healings, Bruno Groening made headlines worldwide. When he died in 1959, many believed the phenomenon ended-but people worldwide still experience help & healing due to his teachings. Viewers learn how his work has developed; the magnitude of help &healing on the spiritual path-regardless of race, creed, nationality. Shown 10a-4pm, w/2 breaks-Bring a lunch! (& cushion) Contact: 720-810-4867 
Coloween 2017 The Curtis Hotel
at 09:00 PM
Your best nightmare is here... Coloween 2017.
Revered as the best Denver Halloween party... The 10th annual Coloween summons Colorados seasoned party goers as downtown Denvers one-of-a-kind Curtis Hotel is transformed into a frightfully fantastic OPEN BAR hotel takeover experience! Party if you dare, through two levels of twisty turny haunted hallways with two dozen scattered bars and three separate spectacularly themed ballroom dance parties. 
Denver Halloween Costume BALL Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
at 09:00 PM
The Denver Halloween Costume Ball
inside of the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

This Exclusive Halloween Costume Ball offers the best party value in the city of Denver, a $1,000 Best of The Ball Halloween costume contest, Live Halloween entertainment and Djs.

Monday, October 30
Colorado Nonprofit Association 2017 Fall Conference Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel
at 07:00 AM
Colorado Nonprofit Association exists to strengthen nonprofits. Every day we educate and inform Colorado nonprofits about new ideas, best practices and pressing public policies so they can achieve greater impact on Colorado communities. Our role is continually growing even more important as there are more than 20,000 charitable nonprofits in our state representing six percent of our states economy.
This year, Colorado Nonprofit Association will host the 25th Annual Fall Conference and Exhibition 
Thursday, November 02
Author Eleanor Brown@the Library! Longmont Public Library
at 07:00 PM
Spend an evening with New York Times and #1 international bestselling author of The Weird Sisters, as she discusses her latest book, The Light of Paris, and her forthcoming anthology, A Paris All Your Own: Bestselling Women Writers on the City of Light.Registration is required. Please call 303-651-8472 for more information. Registration is required. Please call 303-651-8472 for more information. 
Friday, November 03
5th Annual Catrina Ball & 2nd Annual Gigantes Procession! Dickens Opera House
at 05:00 PM
Everyone is invited to put on your Catrina/Catrin face, gather noisemakers and join the larger than life Gigante paper mache puppets & musicians for the Gigante Procession to the Catrina Ball!

Dia de los Muertos revelers will gather for a fiesta in the St. Stephens Plaza at 5:00pm for the following activities:
-Downtown altar tours.
-Face painting by Montage Academy.
-Memorial Urn, writing of hopes and wishes.
-Interactive noisemakers with Intercambio Uniting Communities
Sunday, November 05
Conducting Business Workshop with Elliot Moore Firehouse Art Center
at 04:00 PM
Have you ever wondered what it is that a conductor does on the podium, what their movements communicate to the orchestra musicians, or simply, what it takes to be the musical leader of an orchestra?

Whether you are a professional musician or a complete novice, we invite you to join our Music Director, Elliot Moore, as he leads an experiential class on conducting and leadership. Wine, nibbles and great conversations to follow.

Admission includes wine & light hors d'oeuvres 
The Art of Hosting: Rising to Our Potential Sunrise Ranch
at 05:00 PM
A 3-day experiential training in methods that foster individual and group wisdom, leading to clear, purposeful action. This event is especially of service for those interested in wanting to steer meaningful change. 
Monday, November 06
The Regenerative Earth Summit: Food + Climate + Culture Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex, University of Co
at 09:00 AM
The Regenerative Earth Summit: Food + Climate + Culture is about the ground we walk on and the planet we call home. It is an invitation to influencers and innovators from the organic and natural food space, visionary voices from the soil carbon sequestration community, agronomists, farmers, ranchers, academics and civic leaders. The objective is to support farmers and ranchers with cooperation from the food and fiber industries to bring about a regenerative revolution in the agriculture system. 
Thursday, November 09
Synergy Dance Collective Nevei Kodesh (19th and Glenwood)
at 07:00 PM
The Synergy Dance Collective is an open free-form community dance gathering in a safe & sacred space to enjoy exploring free,full expression of movement--including solo,partner,group,ecstatic,& contact improv. Join us 2nd and 4th Thursdays every month from 7:00-8:45p. Please arrive early. Doors close 7:10p. Closing circle,community connection at 8:45. 
Attention Homes Sleep Out Event Attention Homes
at 07:00 PM
Over 100 Sleep Out participants will spend the night outside in downtown Boulder to get a glimpse of what it is like for a youth experiencing homelessness (however, each participant returns to safe and warm homes, their jobs and their families the next morning).
Each participant pledges to raise $1000 which helps fund the critical services Attention Homes provides. All people ages 12+ are welcome to sign up and join us! More details at 
Tamir Hendelman Solo Piano Concert Boulder Piano Gallery
at 08:00 PM
An intimate solo jazz piano concert played by renowned pianist, Tamir Hendelman; the night will feature the music of Thelonious Monk, Cole Porter, Dizzy Gillespie, and original compositions. 
Saturday, November 18
Facial Hair Club 5th Annual Beard & Moustache Competition Dickens Opera House
at 05:00 PM
Boulder Facial Hair Club's 5th Annual Beard & Moustache Competition
5 - 11 p.m.

Saturday, December 02
Annual Holiday Fayre with a British Flair Niwot Left Hand Grange
at 10:00 AM
Sponsored by the Women's International Niwot Club, with over 22 vendors, all proceeds benefit local charities. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting 1:00-3:00PM 
Thursday, December 14
John Gierach: A Fly Rod of your Own Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
John Gierach, the voice of the common angler (The Wall Street Journal) andmemberof the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame, brings his sharp sense of humor andkeeneye for observation to the fishing life and, for that matter, life in general. In A Fly Rod of Your Own, Gierach takes us into his world and scrutinizes the art of fly-fishing.
Sunday, December 31
City NYE 2018 McNichols Civic Center Building
at 07:00 PM
This is your city. This is your New Years. City NYE is a Denver New Years Eve celebration unveiling a modern-day take on classic. A carefully-crafted concoction of our city's great boroughs; an embodiment of the culture that has made Denver one of the most sought after destinations in America. Journey with us into a flawlessly orchestrated evening bringing together the sights, the sounds, and the sensations of your wildest night. Craft libations, fresh beats, art installations, and more 
16thGreat Gatsby 16th White Rose Gala The Ellie Caulkins Opera House, 1101 13th Street, Denver 80204,
at 09:00 PM
White Rose Gala NYE Party Denver 2018.Roaring 20's / Great Gatsby!
Sold out 15 years, 2,000 people!Denver Post says it all - "Top Denver New Years Eve Party"

Wednesday, January 10
Ellen Mahoney: Earthrise Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Ellen Mahoney is the co-author, with the late Dr. Edgar Mitchell, of "Earthrise: My Adventures as an Apollo 14 Astronaut."Dr. Edgar Mitchell, along with eleven other Apollo moonwalkers during six historic moon missions (1969 to 1972), helped change our perceptions of Earth. Suddenly, it was possible for humans to walk on a different heavenly body.
Wednesday, February 21
Pam Houston: Some Kind of Calling Chautauqua Community House
at 07:00 PM
Join author Pam Houston and preview herforth-comingbook and learn about life on the ranch trials, tribulations, joy and healing and the greatest love story of one womans life. "Some Kind Of Calling," is the story of all the ways the ranch challenged Houston, schooled her, healed her, and made her who she is today.
Saturday, March 10
A Tuscan Night with Glory Chateau at Fox Meadow
at 05:00 PM
Glory Community is a home for adults with developmental disabilities. We provide a safe home environment where adults with developmental disabilities are able to a live semi-independent lifestyle under the watchful eyes of caring and loving House Parents 
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