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November 2018

“War of Words” – A Performance of World War I Poetry

November 11, 2018

A special Veterans Day production in honor of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. “War of Words,” created by Colorado poet laureate Joseph Hutchison, will be presented Sunday, Nov. 11, 7pm, at Vintage Theatre in Aurora. Tickets $5. One Night Stand Theater presents a special Veterans Day productionin honor of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. “War of Words,” created by Colorado poet laureate Joseph Hutchison, will be presented on Sunday night,…

Categories: History, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.onenightstandtheater.org/,

December 2018

Four Mile Free Day

December 14, 2018

Take a tour of the Four Mile House Museum, check out historic demonstrations, explore our 12-acre grounds, sample a treat from our summer kitchen, and greet our farm animals. 12:00-4:00 pm at Four Mile Historic Park, 715 S Forest St, Denver. We’ll also be offering our Hay Bales & Tall Tales story time from 12:00-1:00 pm. General admission is free thanks to the support provided by your Scientific & Cultural Facilities District. Horse-drawn wagon rides, if offered, are an additional…

Categories: History, Museums--Free Days
Website: fourmilepark.org/,

February 2019

Lowry Speaker Series Presents: “The Historic Eisenhower Chapel: Past, Present and Future”

February 5, 2019

The Lowry Speaker Series presents “The Historic Eisenhower Chapel: Past, Present and Future” on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:00pm at the Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn Street in Denver (on Lowry). Admission is free; no tickets necessary. Join us as State Historian Tom Noel (“Dr. Colorado”), the Lowry Foundation, and Historic Denver explore the history and architecture of the Eisenhower Chapel. With a focus on the historical and architectural significance, this lecture will talk about how the Chapel has been…

Categories: History, Lectures and Classes
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Active Minds: Martin Luther King Jr.

February 14, 2019

1:00-2:00 pm It’s been over 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Join Active Minds for a look at his life and legacy. We will trace Dr. King’s rise to prominence from a Baptist pastor to Nobel Prize winner and leader of the civil rights movement. We will examine how Dr. King’s efforts impacted history and how his ideas continue to influence our society today

Categories: History, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.denverlibrary.org/event/active-minds-19,

March 2019

7th Edition of International Conference on Pain Management

March 25, 2019

We are inviting you to attend our “7th Edition of International Conference on Pain Management” which is scheduled t held at Rome, Italy on March 25-26, 2019. Pain Management 2019 spreads an extensive range of critically important sessions Pain Management Conferences | Pain Management Meetings | Pain Management CME Conferences | Pain Research Conferences | Pain Medicine Conferences | Pain Management Conferences USA | Pain Conferences 2019 We are inviting you to attend our “7th Edition of International Conference on…

Categories: Health, Wellness, Fitness, History
Website: painmanagement.euroscicon.com/abstract-submission,

July 2019

Midcentury Design: A Closer Look at the Denver Art Museum

July 13, 2019

Whether you are a midcentury design buff or just discovering this dynamic era and style, join us at the Denver Art Museum for a three-session summer course for a deeper look at “Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America.” Whether you are a midcentury design buff or just discovering this dynamic era and style, join us at the Denver Art Museum for a three-session summer course for a deeper look at “Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America.” Learn more about the…

Categories: History, Museums
Website: denverartmuseum.org/calendar/midcentury-design-closer-look-session-2,

August 2019

Daughters of the American Revolution Workshop for Prospective Members

August 10, 2019

Workshop to assist women over 18 in finding either a civil servant or a patriot of the American Revolution 1:30pm to 3:30pm (Refreshments Provided) Please RSVP to: Ella Margaret Cron 303-771-7476 or Cheryl Vogtman drags59@yahoo.com

Categories: Civic Meetings and Events, History
Website: franceswisebartjacobs.coloradodar.org/ ,

September 2019

Active Minds: Japan

September 12, 2019

1:00pm – 2:00pm From imperialist empire to economic power, Japan has a complicated and fascinating history. Join Active Minds as we trace the evolution of the modern Japanese state from its ancient roots to the present.

Categories: History, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.denverlibrary.org/event/active-minds-31,

Babi Yar Remembrance Ceremony

September 22, 2019

The 78th Anniversary Babi Yar Remembrance Ceremony will be held on September 22, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Babi Yar Memorial Park in Denver. This year’s featured Keynote Speaker is Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser. The 78th Anniversary Babi Yar Remembrance Ceremony will be held on September 22, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Babi Yar Memorial Park in Denver. The event will honor those lost during the massacre at the Babi Yar ravine in Ukraine, as well as…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, History
Website: mizelmuseum.org/event/babi-yar-remembrance-ceremony-2019/,

October 2019

PRESBYTERIAN WOMEN WEEKEND

October 13, 2019

One of the first African American students tointegrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, Carlotta Wallis Lanier shares her story of perseverance in the face of racial injustice and how the journey still continues today.

Categories: History, Religious/Spiritual
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2nd Edition of International Civil and Architectural Engineering Week

October 15, 2019

EuroSciCon invites all the participants from all over the world to attend “2nd Edition of International Civil and Architectural Engineering Week “during October 15-16, 2019 in London, UK which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Architecture 2019 conferences EuroSciCon invites all the participants from all over the world to attend “2nd Edition of International Civil and Architectural Engineering Week “during October 15-16, 2019 in London, UK which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions. Architecture can be…

Categories: History
Website: civil-architecture.euroscicon.com/,

November 2019

“Prosecuting Evil” Film Screening with Mizel Museum

November 5, 2019

The Mizel Museum presents a community-wide film screening of Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz on Tuesday, November 5 at the Alamo Drafthouse Littleton. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Join the Mizel Museum on November 5, 2019 at the Alamo Drafthouse in Littleton for a screening of Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz. Doors will open at 6:30 PM, with food and drink available for purchase, and the film will start at 7:00 PM. Be sure…

Categories: History, Movies and Film
Website: mizelmuseum.org/event/prosecuting-evil-the-extraordinary-world-of-ben-ferencz/,

Book signing/reception

November 30, 2019

BOOK SIGNING/RECEPTION SUBMITTED BY Carolyn Phillips A book-signing and reception for author Patricia Duncan’s book , Defining The Times- a photographic chronicle of President Obama’s Journey. COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT BOOK SIGNING/RECEPTION SUBMITTED BY Carolyn Phillips The Denver Black Book Writers Network will host a book-signing and reception for author Patricia Duncan’s book , Defining The Times-Barack Obama (The historic journey of the first African-American president through the eyes of a Colorado photographer.The event will be held at the Blair-Caldwell Library, 2401…

Categories: History, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: ,

December 2019

Holidays at Delaney Farm

December 7, 2019 - December 8, 2019

Celebrate the holidays with a glimpse into Aurora’s past. Enjoy games, history, and a hot chocolate bar with fix-ins donated by Savory Spice Shop.

Categories: History, Seasonal/Holiday events
Website: www.auroragov.org/things_to_do/aurora_history_museum/learn/aurora_history_museum_and_historic_sites_calendar,

February 2020

Ghost Towns of the American West

February 6

Historic and contemporary photos illustrate a fascinating collection of Old West legends in this program by author-filmmaker Ethan Knightchilde, who has visited hundreds of ghost towns across the western states over the last two decades. Following in the footsteps of his Best Documentary Award-winning film “Ghosts of the West: The End of the Bonanza Trail,” Ethan debuted this entry of his decades-long ghost town documentary project to a standing room-only crowd of over two hundred at the Niwot Historical Society…

Categories: History, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.freeuregistration.com/CourseStatus.awp?&course=8801A,

July 2020

STEAM-Powered History Camp

July 13 - July 24

Campers launch their own rockets, escape from Science Fiction Land, and craft their own future through the lens of science and technology, past and present. Two sessions available. July 13-17 (Ages 11-13) and July 20-24 (Ages 8-10). Camp runs from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday to Friday. $75 ($60 for Aurora Residents)

Categories: 1_Summer Camp Guide, History
Website: AuroraMuseum.org,

August 2020

Virtual Women’s Suffrage Walking Tour of Denver

August 8

Join us for a new virtual tour celebrating the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage. The tour focuses on the women who were instrumental in getting suffrage for Colorado in 1893 and went on to help pass the national suffrage amendment in 1920. Visit the buildings that served as gathering places in this movement, and learn how these women used their Colorado experience to secure national voting rights for women. A combination of photographs and video along with an expert guide…

Categories: Arts and Culture, History
Website: historicdenver.org/tours-events/walking-tours/,

Bold Women. Change History. The Summit.

August 27

6–7:30 p.m. Registration for this interactive virtual gathering is free and open to the public. A donation of $20 is suggested for those able to lend their support. The Summit features bold women who take risks, innovate in ways worth replicating, and demonstrate a powerful spectrum of leadership. In short and energizing talks, they share how they show up, create, disrupt, and transform our communities. Their spheres of influence span areas including activism, artificial intelligence, dance, health care, higher education,…

Categories: Denver Metro Events, History
Website: h-co.org/BoldWomen,

September 2020

Babi Yar Virtual Commemoration

September 30

The 79th Anniversary Babi Yar Remembrance Ceremony will be held virtually on September 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM. The commemoration honors those lost during the massacre at the Babi Yar ravine in Ukraine, as well as all victims and survivors of the Holocaust. This year’s featured Keynote Speaker is Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser who will address confronting rising acts of hatred. The event will include a moving tribute concert by Sandra Wong, a world-renowned concert violinist. This annual ceremony…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, History
Website: mizelmuseum.org/event/babi-yar-remembrance-ceremony-2020/,

October 2020

Lowry Speaker Series: “Then and Now: An Overview of Metro Denver’s African American History”

October 27

We will host a moderated panel discussion of metro Denver’s African American history and African American experience. Panel members Charlene Porter, Judge Gary Jackson, Rene Gash, and Dr. George Junne are African Americans. Ms. Porter, Judge Jackson and Ms. Gash are from multi-generational families born and raised in Denver. WHEN: Tuesday, October 27, 2020; 7:00–8:30pm WHERE: The Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn Street, Denver, CO HOW: This event is free and open to the public but RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Go to…

Categories: History, Lectures and Classes
Website: www.lowryfoundation.org,
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