An American In Paris
May 15, 7:30 p.m.
Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St. Presenting pianist, Lori Sims performing Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 2, a gigantic 4-movement masterpiece. Adults: $15, Seniors older 62 years: $12, 21 and younger: FREE. Tickets Available, www.littleton
Acrylic and Oil Painting
May 19 through June 23, 1 – 4 p.m., Curtis Arts & Humanities Center, 2349 E. Orchard Road, Greenwood Village. Find your muse in this “hands on” class for the novice or the artist who wants to revisit their painting approach. The instructor will guide students into an expressive experience with group painting exercises, “demos” and support for individual projects. Visit www.greenwoodvillage.com/registration for more information.
Business with Breakfast
June 3, 7:30 – 9:15 a.m., Englewood Meridian, 3455 S. Corona St., Englewood. Special Agent Scott Schons, InfraGard Coordinator FBI, Denver, will speak on “The FBI Wants to See You…Preventing Cyber Scams and Fraud.” RSVP by: June 1 at 303-789-4473 or email@example.com.
DU Antique Study Group Barn Sale
May 15 – 16, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., 8 Meadowview Lane. The Antique Study Group has been having sales almost every year since 1967 featuring antique, vintage, collectible and decorative items. The group was originally formed by DU faculty wives; however, in the 1980s, the group extended its membership to Colorado Women’s College, and eventually new membership was extended to friends and to women who attended the sales. There are still four members from the early days. Consigners are welcome. For more information, contact Jenni Dyman at 303-870-7328 or Karla Breitenstein at 303-777-3323.
CWCC to Host Women’s Corporate Connection
May 15, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., PCL Construction Services, Inc., 2000 S. Colorado Blvd., Suite 2-205. Lori Bachman, CEO and Founder of The Mentor Shift Group, will be guest speaking at the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce Women’s Corporate Connection Luncheon. She will share how that one small word (with) drives powerful actions for you that will dynamically and forever change the way you mentor. Sponsored by PCL Construction Services Inc. The cost of the luncheon is $20 for CWCC members and $25 for prospective members and all walk-ins. Participants can register by visiting http://coloradowomenschamber.chambermaster.com/events.
May 16, 7 a.m. – noon, Metro CrimeStoppers and local law enforcement will be hosting its annual Shred-a-Thon fundraising event. Documents will be shredded on scene with law enforcement officers present. The Shred-it Company will shred up to three legal-sized paper boxes of documents (the equivalent of three garbage bags). For more information and locations, contact Bureau Chief Larry Etheridge at 720-874-4069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
15th Annual Indian Market & Powwow
May 16 – 17, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Fort, 19192 Highway 8, Morrison. Features American Indian art, cuisine, dance, music and hands-on educational activities for the kids. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students with a valid ID. Seniors, Tesoro members, and children younger than 12 are free. For more information, call 303-839-1671 or visit www.tesoroculturalcenter.org.
Meet new Irish Consul General
May 20, 6 – 8 p.m., at Katie Mullen’s Irish Restaurant at 1550 Court Place, Denver. Irish Network Colorado and the Celtic Connection are hosting a meet and greet reception in honor of the new Irish consul general on Wednesday. Consul General Adrian Farrell was appointed to the Consulate General of Ireland, Austin, Texas, in September 2014. Reservations required at www.irishnetworkco.com. Appetizers provided, cash bar.
Fly Fishing Within An Hour
May 21, CPW Hunter Education Building, 6060 Broadway, Denver. Colorado Parks & Wildlife is again partnering with ORVIS’ Kerry Caragher to show anglers the hot spots for fly fishing within an hour of Denver. Join us for an evening of free fish tales and fun. Sign up: Register at: http://www.register-ed.com/events/view/62312.
Colorado Freedom Memorial Second Anniversary Celebration
May 23, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Colorado Freedom Memorial, 756 Telluride St. The festivities kick off at 10 a.m. at “Camp Distant Valor” as members of Colorado’s dynamic military re-enactment community honor Colorado’s WWII veterans. Military vehicles, equipment and personnel will be featured and everyone is invited to wander through the Camp, visit with re-enactors and learn about the conditions and challenges that service men faced while preserving freedom.
46th Annual George Allen Golf Tournament
June 5, Registration: 7 a.m., Shotgun Start: 7:45 a.m., Broken Tee Golf Course, 2101 W. Oxford Ave., Englewood. Cost: $100 per person and includes breakfast snacks, golf cart, range balls, BBQ lunch and 2 drink tickets. Registrater by May 22. Contact the Englewood Chamber to register at 303-789-4473 or email@example.com.
11th Annual Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Fundraiser Walk
June 20, 9 – 10 a.m.; Kids Fun Run 9:30 a.m.; 3K/5K Walk starts at 10 a.m., Cherry Creek State Park. To help raise money for much needed research to find a cure for Scleroderma and to support and educate patients as well as their family and friends about this autoimmune disease. For more information: 303-806-6686 or www.scleroderma.org.
Cross Culture VBS Thailand Trek
July 13 – 16, 9 a.m. – noon. Ages 3 – entering 5th grade. Vacation Bible School 2015 registration is now open! Pick up forms near the west entrance on the lower level or online at firstname.lastname@example.org. This summer, three-years-olds through incoming 5th graders will take on tropical travels through Thailand Trek Cross Culture VBS at Wellshire Church.
Subaru Elephant Rock Cycling Festival
June 7, Can riding a bicycle make a difference in someone else’s life half a world away? Yes, if you are riding for Team Zimbabwe as a member of the Wellshire Team. Register to ride by going to www.zimpartnership.org. Save these Training Ride dates: Saturday May 16 and 23. Join the team! Provide hope for the orphans.
May 28, Wellshire Church hosts the Denver Dumb Friends League’s Meow Mobile in the north parking lot at 7:30 a.m. The Meow Mobile is a mobile veterinary clinic that offers spay/neuter services for pets at reduced fees in an effort to reduce the overpopulation of animals in the Denver area. Call the Dumb Friends League’s mobile spay/neuter help line at 720-241-7098 for details.
Volunteer Fair for youth
May 17, 2 – 6 p.m., Casselman’s Bar and Venue, 2620 Walnut St., Denver. Colorado Young Leaders are hosting a Summer Sneak Peak, which shows students opportunities with 26 other non profits. There will be food, drinks, raffle prizes, activities, music, and networking. This is a way for youth to get involved whether with music, sports, elders, kids, art, or the outdoors. To learn more, visit www.coloradoyoungleaders.org.
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