ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Extreme Weather 3D Film at CU South Denver
Now-March 30. 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The film takes you up close where few have gone.
Journey to the South Pacific 3D
Now-Dec. 1, 11 a.m. and noon. Takes you on a breathtaking adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua.
Wild Africa 3D
Now-Jan. 26. 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Plunge into fantastic places and meet amazing creatures. 10035 S. Peoria St., Lone Tree. Tickets: 303-315-9444 or visit email@example.com
denver.cu.edu All shows Wed.-Sunday only.
Arapahoe Philharmonic Fall Concerts
Nov. 10 and 12, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Under the direction of Devin Patrick Hughes, two principal musicians will be showcased in performances by the AP Sinfonietta, a smaller chamber orchestra of the full ensemble. Principal clarinetist Jason Richard Olney will perform Aaron Copland’s Clarinet Concerto and principal bassoonist Daniel Nester will perform Mozart’s Bassoon Concerto along with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village. Nov. 12, 2:30 at Arapahoe Community College’s Waring Theater, 5900 S. Santa Fe Dr., Littleton. Both concerts will be preceded by pre-concert talks with the conductor and soloists at 6:45 p.m. on Nov. 10 and 1:45 p.m. on Dec. 12. Tickets: 303-781-1892.
Littleton Symphony Orchestra Free Children’s Concert
Nov. 11, 2:30 p.m. at Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton. Maestro de Lemon will use a wide variety of music to demonstrate the importance of tempo and rhythm in music. The concert will feature 10-year-old piano prodigy Madison Suh performing Mozart. Free, no tickets needed.
Decades Rewind & Gregory Porter and Earth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live
Nov. 11, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Earth’s Dinosaur Zoo live! leads you on a breathtaking tour that begins in prehistoric Australia. Meet and interact with an eye-popping collection of life-like dinosaur puppets presented in an entertaining and educational live theatrical performance. Tickets: 303-871-7720.
Shared Visions tactile art exhibit
Nov. 9-22. Students from Arapahoe Community College and Colorado Center for the Blind will present a collaborative and fully accessible exhibit of multi-sensory and tactile art entitled “Shared Visions” at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC. Opening reception, Nov. 9, 5-8 p.m. Admission is free and the exhibit to open to the public. Hours: Mon-Fri., 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (open Tues. until 7 p.m., closed on weekends.) Info: Nathan Abels at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-797-5862.
Ballet Ariel open house
Nov. 11, 5-7 p.m. during Denver Arts Week. Meet the dancers, tour the facility, free refreshments and learn all about the programming. Studios are located at 7808 E. Cherry Creek South Dr., Suite 209.
After-Dark Corn Maze at Chatfield Farms
Through Oct. 28, The lights are out in Corn Maze and brave visitors can find their way through with only the light of a glow stick. This maze is not haunted. For hours and times, call 720-865-3552.
Englewood Police sponsoring free car seats
Nov. 11, 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Free car seats as needed, as well as checking for proper installation. Service aisle at John Elway Chevrolet, 5200 S. Broadway, Englewood.
Art Source Sale
Ongoing. All framed art 60 percent off, all unframed loose fine art 60 percent off, closing out all poster prints. Prices $7.50 to $15. Beautiful custom mirrors. Also featuring wide variety of art and posters in traditional, contemporary and mountain-rustic styles. Art Source is located at 1111 W. Evans Ave., Suite C, Denver. Call 303-936-4212.
District Attorney George Brauchler to speak at Opportunity Coalition
Nov. 9, 5-7 p.m. at WeWork/Triangle Bldg. location near Union Station, 1550 Wewatta St., 2nd Floor, Denver. Cost $20. Visit opportunitycoalition.com
Denver County Republican Party ‘Salute Our Veterans’
Nov. 10, Lincoln Day Dinner and silent auction. 6:00 p.m. Keynote speaker: Maj. Gen. Paul E. Valley, Army (Ret.) with special guest Tom Wykstra, Gold Star father. University Club, 1673 Sherman St., Denver. VIP reception 5:30-7 p.m. Check-in begins at 5 p.m. Tickets: denvergop.org. Questions; email@example.com
CNI Parkinson’s Symposium for Patients and Caregivers
Nov. 11, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Denver First Church, 3800 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village. Join amazing speakers for a morning of info., education and socialization. Cost $25 per person or $40 per couple. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mothers of Multiples workshop
Nov. 11, 1-5 p.m. Developmental Pathways, 325 Inverness Dr. South. A one-day class empowering adults to keep children safe from sexual abuse, presented by Feather Berkower, licensed clinical social worker. RSVP: mothersofmultiples.com
‘Sisters of Courage’ Performance
Nov. 13, 2 p.m. Dave Lively follows one family through the turmoil of the last half of the 19th century. The Civil War, westward expansion, and the panic of 1893 take on new meaning with their impact on a single family. The story leads up to the development of Rocky Mountain National Park. Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton. Info: 303-795-3961.
JCC 10th annual Neustadt JAAMM festival
Now through Nov. 12. Visit MaccJcc.org/JAAMM or call 303-316-6384.
Colorado Excursions with History, Hikes and Hops
Nov. 14, 7 p.m. Find the soul of Colorado with Denver journalist Ed Sealover at Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton.
National Adoption Day
Nov. 16, 9 a.m. Welcome remarks and light breakfast; 10 a.m. Adoptions begin (Courthouse II) Witness deserving children on their first official day of adoption. Activities for the kids, a photo booth, light snacks and therapy dogs. Host: Arapahoe County Combined Courts, Human Services and Advocates for Children CASA. Breakfast will be provided by the law firm of Bettenberg, Sharshel and Maguire. Arapahoe County Justice Center, Courthouse II, Room 347, 7325 S. Potomac St., Centennial. Info: Amy at 303-328-2353 or email@example.com
Denver South Economic Development Partnership Annual Luncheon
Nov. 17, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Denver Marriott South at Park Meadows. Global update with Katty Kay, World News America’s lead anchor. Register: denver
southedp.org/events. Info: Alex@denversouthedp.org.
Denver ‘Go Red for Women’ Luncheon
Nov. 17, 11:15 a.m. – 3 p.m. Heart Healthy Expo, 1:30-3:00 p.m. Event chair: Jena Hausmann, president and CEO, Children’s Hospital Colorado. Tickets: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paradise Baggage presents Cruise Night
Dec. 7, 6 p.m. Help with holiday attire and huge sale on stocking stuffers. Paradise Baggage, 4442 S. Broadway, Englewood.
Littleton Symphony Orchestra children’s concert
Nov. 11, 2:30 p.m., “Speeds and Beats.” Maestro de Lemos and orchestra will demonstrate the importance of tempo and rhythm in music. Free. Concert at Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton.
Free nutrition classes
Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free heart-health class at South Denver Heart Center. Nov. 7, 3-4 p.m. Free educational class, (“Cholesterol and Your Heart”). Both taught by Susan Buckey, R.D., C.D.E. Renee Julien, R.N., will also be teaching how to manage cholesterol with medication, lifestyle and natural alternatives. Register: 303-744-1065, southdenver.com.
Free educational classes
Nov. 13, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Diabetes Bingo. Discussion on type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetes, Bingo style. Look at factors affecting diabetes management. Learn more about managing diabetes or pre-diabetes. Taught by Susan Weitkunat, RD, CDE. Learn how to control blood sugar. Register: call 303-744-1065, southdenver.com. Nov. 20, 1:30-2:30 p.m. “Anticoagulation Basics—Through Thick and Think: Learn to Live” with Warfarin/
Coumadin. Register: 303-744-1065, southdenver.com
Free nutrition classes
Nov. 22, 11:30-12:30 p.m. Free heart-health nutrition class (Spice Rack Medicine) at South Denver Heart Center. Presented by Susan Buckley, RD, CDE. To register: 303-744-1065.
Mary Alice Fullerton art show
Nov. 18, 1-4 p.m. Featuring 30 new pieces. All proceeds fund research and clinical trials led by Huntington Potter, Ph.D., at Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Anschutz Medical Campus. Potter will speak at 2:30 p.m. Fullerton’s grandchildren, Caden, Judah and Mirasol, will also be debuting multiple contemporary canvases. Glenmoor Country Club, 110 Glenmoor Dr., Cherry Hills Village. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments. Casual or business attire. Info: 303-777-2663.
Dine N’Learn ‘Ask A Doc!’
Nov. 13, 6-7:30 p.m. Dr. Sarah Viamonte, neuropsychologist from National Jewish Hospital and Dr. Danielle McDermot from Kaiser Permanente, epileptologist and neurologist to answer question about dementia, testing, current medication, other neurological disorders, best practices, caregiver advice and more. Swedish Medical Center, 501 E. Hampden Ave., Englewood, Ponderosa room on the first floor, off the lobby. A light dinner provided by Swedish Medical Center. Cost involved. thecni.org.
November’s Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Nov. 15, 5:30 p.m. learn what you should know about lung-cancer screening at free seminar. Medical Center of Aurora, 1501 S. Potomac St., Aurora. Meeting room 2, Speakers: Jenifer Marks, M.D. and Chakradhar Kotaru, M.D. Register: 303-575-0055 or LungSeminar.com.
Denver Academy’s Open House
Nov. 11, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Find out how the independent day school serves diverse learners, including those with learning differences like dyslexia and ADD or ADHD. Personal tour of 22-acre campus by student ambassador. Staff will provide info about the school’s student-centered approach, celebrating each student’s unique gifts and talents. No RSVP necessary. Visit denveracademy.org/openhouse.
Ho-Ho Halloween Candy Drop-Off
Nov. 12, Bring your leftover trick or treat candy to Wellshire Presbyterian Church and help fill the Hunger Task Force Christmas food boxes.
Jane Ripper Organ Concert
Nov. 17, 7 p.m. One of the pieces Jane will feature is Sanctuary composed by Gwyneth Walker. At Wellshire Presbyterian Church.
Deacon’s pancake breakfast and organ concert at Wellshire
Nov. 12. Proceeds from the pancake breakfast benefit the Youth Mission Trip and the Dean’s Fund.
SAVE THE DATE
Arapahoe County GOP Holiday Party
Dec. 17, 5-9 p.m. Doubletree Hotel, 13696 E. Iliff Pl. Aurora. Separate room for kids with Santa and fun holiday activities. More details coming soon.
Cherry Creek Spellbinders Open House
Dec. 6, 5:45 p.m. at Koelbel Library, 5955 S. Holly St., Centennial. For more than 25 years, Spellbinders storytellers have been sharing stories with young people in public schools. Enjoy refreshments, hear great stories and learn how to volunteer. Spellbinders is a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to restoring the art of oral storytelling to connect elders to youth.
VETERANS WEEK EVENTS
Cherry Creek Schools
Nov. 9, Dry Creek Elementary, 7:30-9:10 a.m.; Heritage Elementary, 7:45-9:15 a.m.; Homestead Elementary, 8:15 a.m.; Walnut Hills Community, 8:30-11 a.m.; Campus Middle, 9 a.m.; West Middle, 9, 9:45 and 10:30 a.m. and Nov. 10, 9-11 a.m. Visit cherrycreekschools.org.
Denver County Republican Party salutes veterans
Nov. 10. Reception, 6 p.m./Dinner 7 p.m. Keynote speaker: Maj. Gen. Paul E. Valley, Army (Ret.) with special guest Tom Wykstra, Gold Star father. University Club, 1673 Sherman St., Denver. Tickets: $125, denvergop.org VIP reception with Gen. Valley 5:30-7 p.m., check-in at 5 p.m.
Voices West Concert
Nov. 11, 3 p.m., Free Veterans Day concert at St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 9203 S. Univ. Blvd., Highlands Ranch. Voices West joins the Highlands Ranch Concert Band. A multimedia event features a variety of music in honor of those who have served our country in the military. The highlight is the Armed Forces Salute, during which veterans stand as their theme song is sung.
Veterans Tribute Evening
Nov. 20, 7-8:30 p.m. Presented by Highlands Ranch Historical Society with multiple presenters. The Honor Bell will be on site at Highlands Ranch Southridge Recreation Center, 4800 McArsthur Ranch Rd., Upstairs Auditorium, Highlands Ranch. Complimentary light refreshments.
IDC Colorado is now ZOLI Contemporary Living
The name is short, crisp. Easy to remember as Italian as ice-cold gelato or heavenly Baci chocolates, but better. The next revolution in more than 40 years of importing fine European home furnishing to Denver. Located at 8330 S. Colorado Blvd. Modernfurnituredenver.com or call 303-721-1616.
REI is now open
Just off I-25 at E. Peakview Ave. and S. Yosemite St.
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