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Children’s Museum breaks ground on multi-million dollar expansion

Children’s Museum breaks ground on multi-million dollar expansion

Will more than double programs, exhibit square footage The Children’s Museum of Denver broke ground April 8 on a major museum expansion, announcing the plans, timeline and a naming gift for the $15.8 million campaign. Museum President and CEO Mike Yankovich cited the “critical role” the museum plays in early childhood education, and its 74 […]

Meet celebrity trainer, author Chris Powell April 26

Meet celebrity trainer, author Chris Powell April 26

Meet celebrity trainer, author Chris Powell Prepare to be inspired and join the Arapahoe Library District for a presentation featuring celebrity trainer, author and transformation specialist Chris Powell on Saturday, April 26, 4 p.m., at the Denver Marriott Tech Center, 4900 S. Syracuse St., Denver 80237. Powell will share about being a fitness trainer and […]

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Cherry Creek High School named a 2014 GRAMMY Signature School  The GRAMMY Foundation has named Cherry Creek High School one of 12 schools nationwide selected for this prestigious honor, which recognizes top U.S. public high schools that are making an outstanding commitment to music education during an academic school year. Each of the GRAMMY Signature […]

‘Animal Crackers’ plays Stage Theatre through May 11

‘Animal Crackers’ plays Stage Theatre through May 11

Marx Bros. revival is irreverent fun   By Peter Jones Because the Marx Brothers were Hollywood screen legends, it is easy to forget that the comedic siblings got their start on the New York stage – in musicals, no less. Their first two films, The Cocoanuts and Animal Crackers, were direct adaptions of their early […]

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‘Spring Awakening’ April 11 – May 4, Littleton Town Hall Arts Center, 2450 Main St., Littleton.  Music by Duncan Schiek, based on a play By Frank Wedekind. Set in Germany, 1891, Spring Awakening is a high energy, rock musical that celebrates the unforgettable journey from youth to adulthood with an unforgettable power, poignancy and passion. […]

Divorce brings new twists to romantic comedy genre

Divorce brings new twists to romantic comedy genre

April FFF film set for April 16 By Clarissa Crozier This is the movie that might follow many of the romantic comedies we have all seen. Love. Honeymoon. Marriage. And now, divorce. The film Starting from Scratch makes its appearance April 16 at the Landmark Theatre in Greenwood Village. In this Film Festival Flix selection, […]

Arapahoe Library District encourages early reading

Arapahoe Library District encourages early reading

One Book 4 Colorado is statewide initiative Arapahoe Library District is promoting early reading by providing a free as-yet-unannounced new book to its 4-year-old patrons as part of the third annual One Book 4 Colorado, a statewide initiative aiming to support family reading at home and instill a love of learning in Colorado youngsters.  Families […]

Cherry Hills Village art show opens in the JPSF

Cherry Hills Village art show opens in the JPSF

By Jan Wondra A new art exhibition is on display in the Community Room of the Joint Public Safety Facility in Cherry Hills Village. The opening reception is scheduled for Friday, April 4, 4 – 7 p.m., and it is open to the public. The exhibition features the art of Cherry Hills resident Sherry Helmsteaedter, […]

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‘Great Stories in Music: the Incredible Story of Hary Janos’ April 4, 7:30 p.m., Littleton United Methodist Church, Littleton. The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires performed by Claude Sim, CSO assistant concertmaster, and Zoltan Kodlay’s Harry Janos Suite with guest narrator Steven Taylor, from a famous Hungarian folk opera. Tickets at www.littletonsymphony.org or call 303-933-6824. […]

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‘Ludlow: El Grito de las Minas’  Through March 30, 7:30 p.m., Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center 721 Santa Fe Drive, Denver. Commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Southern Colorado coal mining strike, that ended tragically on April 20, when 25 people were left dead including 11 children. Tickets www.suteatro.org/buy-tickets-online or call 303-296-0219. May […]

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