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March 2022

Bold Women. Change History. Pat Schroeder

March 23

Former Congresswoman. Feminist Icon. Women’s Rights Champion. Celebrate Women’s History Month by joining us for a talk with former, two-term Congresswoman Pat Schroeder. Enduring sexism and what was considered at the time a long-shot run for office, Pat became Colorado’s first Congresswoman. On the cusp of the 50 year anniversary of her historic run, Pat shares stories that will make you laugh, cry and cringe as she blazed a trail for a new generation of women onto Capitol Hill.

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=bold-women-change-history-pat-schroeder;instance=20220323190000,

InSights & InPerson: Introduction to Research at History Colorado

March 29

History Colorado’s collections include a wealth of materials for those interested in Colorado history and beyond. History Colorado’s collections include a wealth of materials for those interested in Colorado history and beyond. Join our Stephen H. Hart Research Center staff in exploring how to access History Colorado’s archives, images, artifacts, and newspapers in an introductory program designed for researchers of all experience levels. This is a free virtual class that will take place on Zoom.

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inperson-introduction-to-research-at-history-colorado;instance=20220329120000,

April 2022

State-Approved Museums and Repositories Confab

April 14

Many small local museums have avocational archaeological collections. Typically these consist of donated projectile points or other stone tools collected by a local person from their area. Many small local museums have avocational archaeological collections. Typically these consist of donated projectile points or other stone tools collected by a local person from their area. Colorado, especially Eastern Colorado is almost completely unknown to any professional studies or official recordings. Recently Dr. Jason LaBelle, his former graduate student Marie Matsuda and…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=state-approved-museums-and-repositories-confab;instance=20220414130000,

InSights & InPerson~Connections: Quilts that Settled the West

April 21

Join Jeananne Olsen Wright IN PERSON as she traces the westward movement of America’s pioneers on the Oregon (Overland) Trail from 1843-1870. Her passion and knowledge of quilts and the Trail entertains and educates her audiences. Join Jeananne Olsen Wright IN PERSON as she traces the westward movement of America’s pioneers on the Oregon (Overland) Trail from 1843-1870. Her passion and knowledge of quilts and the Trail entertains and educates her audiences. She shows more than 36 antique quilts, including…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inpersonconnections-quilts-that-settled-the-west;instance=20220421130000,

How to Become a Writer of the Future

April 23

On Saturday, 23 April at 2 pm, Writers of the Future contest winner John M. Campbell relates his journey from science fiction reader to award-winning author. This entertaining talk is a free event showing pictures, videos, and the prizes he won. Along with prize money, Writers of the Future winners receive air fare and hotel expenses in Hollywood to attend a writer’s workshop where they learn about writing and publishing from established authors in the science fiction and fantasy community.…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, NE Denver/NW Aurora Events
Website: www.johnmcampbell.com/,

Flying Embers Tap Takeover

April 30

Flying Embers Brewing in house from 2-4pm! Flying Embers in house from 2-4pm with new flavors and swag!

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/16134/t/tickets,

May 2022

Empowered By Place: From Amache to Denver

May 4

Amache was a relocation center for Japanese Americans located in southeastern Colorado during WWII. Many families that were imprisoned at the camp came to Denver when the war ended. We will be discussing recent preservation work at the Amache Relocation Center in Granada, CO. Used from 1941-45 as a relocation center for Japanese Americans living on the West Coast, Amache tells an important story about our past. Colorado Preservation Inc has been working to make the site a national park,…

Categories: History, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/15954/t/tickets,

DigiMarCon Rocky Mountains 2022 – Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition

May 19 - May 20

Expand your knowledge on the following topics: Account-Based Marketing, Behavioral & Neuromarketing, Content Marketing, Conversational Marketing, Conversion Rate Optimization, Data Science & Big Data You’ll also learn the following: Podcast & Webinar Marketing, PR & Cause Marketing, Predictive Analytics & Attribution, Programmatic Advertising, Sales & Marketing Automation, Search Engine Optimization, Shopper Marketing, Marketing & Customer Experience, Social Commerce, Social Media Marketing, UI / UX Design, User-Generated Content, Video Marketing, Viral & Buzz Marketing, Visual & Voice Search, Web Analytics, and…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: digimarconrockymountains.com,

Sushi Rolling Class with “Back On My Feet”

May 19

Learn step by step how to roll sushi while supporting a cause Join us for a very special class that is supporting the organization: Back On My Feet! Who combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources. 10% of the proceeds will be donated directly to the organization!The class instruction is on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Colorado Sake Company.Have you ever wanted to learn how to roll sushi?A masterclass in the fundamentals…

Categories: Food and Cooking, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/16347/t/tickets,

Community conversations with “The Holly” author Julian Rubenstein and Terrance Roberts

May 21

Join KGNU for a Community Conversation with Julian Rubenstein, author of “The Holly: Five Bullets, One Gun, and the Struggle to Save an American Neighborhood, Saturday, May 21, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at The Buell Media Center, 2101 Arapahoe St. Denver, Since its release in May 2021, the book “The Holly: Five Bullets, One Gun, and the Struggle to Save an American Neighborhood” has sparked controversy amongst Denver residents and city officials. This community dialogue will center on themes from the book…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
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June 2022

2022: The Year of Lincoln Hills: lecture by Judge Gary Jackson

June 3

In honor of the 100th anniversary of Lincoln Hills, Judge Gary Jackson will share a personal story of his family’s cabin that he still owns today. Come hear the first-hand account of someone who was there and is still there at Lincoln Hills. In honor of the 100th anniversary of Lincoln Hills, Judge Gary Jackson will share a personal story of his family’s cabin that he still owns today. Come hear the first-hand account of someone who was there and…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=2022-the-100th-anniversary-of-lincoln-hills-with-judge-gary-jackson;instance=20220603180000?popup=1,

Sunday Swing Featuring The Flatirons Jazz Orchestra

June 12

Live @ The Rose – Sunday Swing SUNDAY SWING: A special evening for fans of big band and swing dancing at the historical Buffalo Rose in downtown Golden. Doors open and delicious food service starts at 4:00. Learn to swing dance with a free dance lesson 4:00-5:00! Then enjoy entertaining live BIG BAND JAZZ MUSIC from 5:00 to 7:30 by the Flatirons Jazz Orchestra – featuring Deborah Stafford. Dance or just enjoy the great Swing Era music of Count Basie,…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Nightlife
Website: information@buffalorose.net,

InSights & InPerson: How-To Explore History with Colorado Newspapers

June 28

Join Assistant Curator of Serials and Colorado Digital Newspaper Project Manager, Ann Sneesby-Koch, for a digital tour of History Colorado’s collection of newspapers across Colorado. Join Assistant Curator of Serials and Colorado Digital Newspaper Project Manager, Ann Sneesby-Koch, for a digital tour of History Colorado’s collection of newspapers across Colorado. Discover the diverse stories of Colorado captured in the state’s local and regional newspapers. Explore the newspaper collection using digital resources and find your own stories in the pages of…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inperson-how-to-explore-history-with-colorado-newspapers-2;instance=20220628120000?popup=1,

July 2022

The Racial and Cultural Context of the Sand Creek Massacre – Then and Now

July 11

Gary L. Roberts, Ph.D will explore how racism and cultural misunderstanding contributed to one of the worst atrocities ever committed by U.S. troops against Native Americans in the history of this country, and how it continues to affect us today Gary L. Roberts, Ph.D will explore how racism and cultural misunderstanding contributed to one of the worst atrocities ever committed by U.S. troops against Native Americans in the history of this country, and how it continues to affect us today.…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=the-racial-and-cultural-context-of-the-sand-creek-massacre-then-and-now;instance=20220711130000?popup=1,

Museum Basics: Objects as Teaching Tools

July 13

History Colorado is excited to offer the return of our professional series – Museum Basics. History Colorado is excited to offer the return of our professional series – Museum Basics. In this session, find out how to use your collections, and improve their availability, for teaching and research. This series is designed for those who work or volunteer at cultural institutions such as museums, libraries, and archives, as well as graduate students interested in the same line of work. Courses…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=museum-basics-objects-as-teaching-tools;instance=20220713170000?popup=1,

Summer Learning Session & Family Fun

July 23

Come and enjoy fun for the family while learning how to navigate mental health challenges and encourage healing! Prizes, gift card giveaways, free food, free child care, and free in-person counseling are available. COME ENJOY LEARNING SESSIONS THAT WILL PROVIDE GUIDANCE ON HOW TO NAVIGATE CHALLENGES AND STRESSORS TO LIVE A HEALTHY LIFE. VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Categories: Kids and Families, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.aurorpartnersforthrivingyouth.org,

State Historian’s Address: Dr. Nicki Gonzales

July 27

Join Colorado’s first Latina State Historian as she delivers (in English), “Una carta de amor para mi comunidad: A love letter to my community.” Join Colorado’s first Latina State Historian as she delivers (in English), “Una carta de amor para mi comunidad: A love letter to my community.” Gonzalez will describe her journey across the state this past year while celebrating, honoring, and listening to stories that “for too long have been pushed to the margins.” Bold Women. Change History.…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=state-historians-address-dr-nicki-gonzales-2;instance=20220727190000?popup=1,

August 2022

Community Conversation: Environmental Racism in Colorado History

August 8

Join us for a Community Conversation about the History of Environmental Racism in Colorado on August 8 at 5:30 pm. Join us for a Community Conversation about the History of Environmental Racism in Colorado on August 8 at 5:30 pm. Experts will discuss the history of environmental racism in Denver, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Boulder, Grand Junction, the San Luis Valley, the Eastern Plains, Mountain Towns, and throughout Indigenous History. The History of Environmental Racism in Colorado report contains information and…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=community-conversation-environmental-racism-in-colorado-history;instance=20220808173000?popup=1,

Bold Women. Change History. Joy Harjo

August 10

United States Poet Laureate. Author. Performer United States Poet Laureate. Author. Performer Join us for an evening with the United States Poet Laureate, Joy Harjo (Muscogee). As the first Native American to hold the position, Harjo broke barriers and became only the second poet laureate to serve three terms. Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Harjo is an internationally renowned performer and writer of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. She is the author of nine books of poetry, several plays and children’s books,…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=bold-women-change-history-joy-harjo-2;instance=20220810190000?popup=1,

Celebration of Lincoln Hills and Community Hart Award

August 11

History Colorado is hosting an afternoon event to learn more about various preservation programs offered through the State Historic Preservation Office and to learn about the impact preservation can have on a site. History Colorado is hosting an afternoon event to learn more about various preservation programs offered through the State Historic Preservation Office and to learn about the impact preservation can have on a site. During the Preservation Workshop, learn about processes and available incentinves and the opportunity for…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=celebration-of-lincoln-hills-and-community-hart-award;instance=20220811160000?popup=1,
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