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June 2021

Jo Ivester – “Once a Girl, Always a Boy: A Family Memoir of a Transgender Journey”

June 17, 2021

Join JAAMM and Mountain States ADL as we welcome author and activist Jo Ivester to discuss her recently-published memoir, “Once a Girl, Always a Boy: A Family Memoir of a Transgender Journey.” Once a Girl, Always a Boy is Jeremy’s journey from childhood through coming out as transgender and eventually emerging as an advocate for the transgender community. Event Time: 7:00 p.m. Ticket Price: $12.00 * Virtual Event

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: watch.eventive.org/jaamm/play/5f6cc19cafa5a600a0740834,

July 2021

Active Minds presents: Peru

July 5, 2021

Join Active Minds as we explore Peru’s glorious and challenging history and put it all in the context of Peru today and tomorrow. Time: 2:00-4:00pm Cost: Free In 2021, Peru marks the 200th anniversary of its declaration of independence after three hundred years of Spanish colonial rule. Once the center of Incan civilization, Peru suffered under Spain and has struggled since then navigating tensions between ethnic populations and a government that has fluctuated between military dictatorships and fragile democracy. Join Active…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Active Minds Webinar: Japan

July 9, 2021

Join Active Minds as we trace the evolution of the modern Japanese state from its ancient roots to the present. Time: 2:00-4:00pm Cost: Free To get webinar link go to www.activeminds.com 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. Among other things, we will cover the impact of Japan’s involvement in World War II, its…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Active Minds Webinar: Peru

July 14, 2021

Join Active Minds as we explore Peru’s glorious and challenging history and put it all in the context of Peru today and tomorrow. Time: 10:30am-12:30pm Cost: Free To get webinar link go to www.activeminds.com In 2021, Peru marks the 200th anniversary of its declaration of independence after three hundred years of Spanish colonial rule. Once the center of Incan civilization, Peru suffered under Spain and has struggled since then navigating tensions between ethnic populations and a government that has fluctuated between…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Active Minds Webinar: India in Crisis

July 20, 2021

Join Active Minds as we explore the current crisis in India as well as the political and historical backdrop against which it is set. Time: 2:00-4:00pm Cost: Free To get webinar link go to www.activeminds.com The COVID crisis began setting tragic mortality records in India this past spring and the situation is likely to get worse before it gets better. Join Active Minds as we explore the current crisis in India as well as the political and historical backdrop against…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Writing Your Life: Memoir

July 25, 2021

Write your memories and personal history in this six-week virtual writing group Write your memories and personal history in this six-week virtual writing group. Each week, we will complete exercises and writing prompts to assist you in recalling and writing your life! This workshop is welcome to all interested in participating. Participants need an internet connection, a computer, tablet or smartphone (camera & microphone recommended) and materials to write or type with. Guidance for beginning memoir writing activities, exercises and…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Museums--History Colorado Center
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=writing-your-life-memoir-2;instance=20210725173000,

August 2021

Cannabis Research Conference 2021

August 3, 2021

Join the Institute of Cannabis Research at Colorado State University-Pueblo in partnership with the Oregon State University’s Global Hemp Innovation Center in exploring cannabis research frontiers. This multi-disciplinary, three-day conference.

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.ColoradoCannabisResearchConference.net,

2021 Virtual Cannabis Research Conference

August 3, 2021 - August 5, 2021

The comprehensive conference explores new cannabis knowledge and innovations that improve lives and contribute to science, medicine, and society. It will feature live and on-demand presentations an interactive exhibit hall and more. The 2021 Virtual Cannabis Research Conference will be held as an interactive, virtual experience on August 3-5, 2021. This multi-disciplinary, three-day virtual conference attracts attendees from across the country and overseas. The comprehensive conference explores new cannabis knowledge and innovations that improve lives and contribute to science, medicine,…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.cannabisresearchconference.net/,

Active Minds presents: The Challenges of Mexico

August 24, 2021

Join Active Minds for an in-depth look at our neighbor to the south, including Mexican history and recent events as we seek to understand how this country fits in the regional puzzle of the Americas. Time: 1:30-3:30pm Price: Free Join Active Minds for an in-depth look at our neighbor to the south. We will cover Mexican history and recent events as we seek to understand how this country fits in the regional puzzle of North, Central, and South America. We…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Insights & InPerson: A history of the Centennial State’s currency

August 26, 2021

Join Douglas Mudd, Curator / Director of the American Numismatic Association’s Edward C. Rochette Money Museum in Colorado Springs, for an introduction to the numismatics of Colorado Join Douglas Mudd, Curator / Director of the American Numismatic Association’s Edward C. Rochette Money Museum in Colorado Springs, for an introduction to the numismatics of Colorado from the earliest days to the present. Starting with the question “what is Money?” this presentation will go on to discuss the various types of coins…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inperson-a-history-of-the-centennial-states-currency;instance=20210826180000,

InSights & InPerson: How-To Research City Directories of Colorado

August 26, 2021

You will learn how to unlock the research potential of city directories to explore the stories of people and places in Colorado before everything went digital. In this online InSights & InPerson: How To program on Zoom, you will learn how to unlock the research potential of city directories to explore the stories of people and places in Colorado before everything went digital. Dr. Tamar McKee, manager of the Stephen H. Hart Research Center, will present on the history of…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inperson-how-to-research-city-directories-of-colorado-2;instance=20210826120000,

September 2021

InSights & InPerson ~ Connections: The Espinosa Brothers’ Petaca—Borderlands History and Conservation

September 2, 2021

The Espinosa Brothers’ Petaca (trunk) is currently on display in Borderlands of Southern Colorado exhibit at the History Colorado Center and needs conservation treatment so we can continue to share this great story with future generations. The Espinosa Brothers’ Petaca (trunk) is currently on display in Borderlands of Southern Colorado exhibit at the History Colorado Center and needs conservation treatment so we can continue to share this great story with future generations. Join us ONLINE for a dynamic discussion of…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=insights-inperson-connections-the-espinosa-brothers-petacaborderlands-history-and-conservation;instance=20210902190000,

Active Minds Webinar: Water in Colorado

September 8, 2021

Join Active Minds as we seek to understand our water history, the current challenges, and what the future holds for our use of this precious resource. Time: 10:30-12:30am Cost: Free To Join Program: Go to www.activeimnds for link Water may well become the most disputed natural resource of the 21st century. Population growth, climate change, urbanization and other factors have put increasing pressure on a finite resource. Competing water interests have affected Colorado’s history for over 100 years. The legal…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Colorful or Colorblind

September 9, 2021

Please join us for a conversation with Dr. Tom Romero, most recently the Interim Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of Denver Please join us for a conversation with Dr. Tom Romero, most recently the Interim Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of Denver and the founding and current Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Institute for the Study of (in)Equality (IRISE). A native Denverite and advisory board member of History Colorado’s Lost…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=colorful-or-colorblind;instance=20210909190000,

Active Minds presents: Afghanistan

September 10, 2021

Join Active Minds for a look at the story of Afghanistan, both before and since 9/11. Time: 2:00-4:00 Cost: Free RSVP required : 720-440-8200 Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks, the U.S. has announced its intention to withdraw combat troops from Afghanistan. In the immediate aftermath of the attacks, the U.S. led a coalition invasion of Afghanistan seeking to oust the ruling Taliban and find Al Qaeda leaders, including Osama bin Laden. Join Active Minds for a look at the story…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.activeminds.com,

Bold Women. Change History. Linda Alvarado

September 15, 2021

Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month during an evening with barrier breaker and business leader Linda Alvarado. Barrier Breaker. Business Leader. First Hispanic Woman to own a MLB Team. Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month during an evening with barrier breaker and business leader Linda Alvarado. Overcoming adversity and financial challenges in her youth to become the wildly successful owner and CEO of Alvarado Construction, Linda made history as the first Hispanic (male or female) owner of a major league baseball franchise—our…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: www.historycolorado.org/node/56634#event=bold-women-change-history-linda-alvarado;instance=20210915190000,

Active Minds presents: Afghanistan

September 20, 2021

Join Active Minds for a look at the story of Afghanistan, both before and since 9/11. Time: 1:00-3:00pm Cost: Free RSVP: required (limited seating): 303-466-2422 Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks, the U.S. has announced its intention to withdraw combat troops from Afghanistan. In the immediate aftermath of the attacks, the U.S. led a coalition invasion of Afghanistan seeking to oust the ruling Taliban and find Al Qaeda leaders, including Osama bin Laden. Join Active Minds for a look at the…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
Website: www.sunriseseniorliving.com,

October 2021

Active Minds presents: The Nobel Prize

October 4, 2021

Join Active Minds as we trace the history of the Nobel Prize, highlighting notable laureates, notable omissions, and a controversy here and there. Time: 2:00-4:00 pm Cost: Free RSVP required (limited seating): 303-751-5150 Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel, the inventor of dynamite, established the Nobel Prize in his will in 1895.  For over a century the prize has stood for extraordinary accomplishment in a variety of fields throughout the world. Join Active Minds as we trace the history of the Nobel…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Seniors
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Ludeman Family Center for Women’s Health Research – Annual Community Event

October 5, 2021

This free educational livestream event will feature renowned cardiologist Jennifer Mieres, MD, as she shares heart smart solutions for improving your health. When: October 5, 2021 at 12 p.m. MT Register: https://cvent.me/mAWzwa Please join us for the 2021 Annual Community Event Livestream presented by the Ludeman Family Center for Women’s Health Research. This free educational livestream event will feature Jennifer Mieres, MD, as she shares heart smart solutions for improving your health from her books and films. Because of our…

Categories: Health, Wellness, Fitness, Lectures, Classes, Informational events
Website: cvent.me/mAWzwa,

Authentically You: Embracing Change in Challenging Times

October 16, 2021

A 9am-4pm gathering to explore and celebrate one’s authentic self, featuring six speakers to uplift and inspire you! Dr. Jonathan Ellerby, Ashley Cornelius, Mimi Madrid, Bob Bongiovanni & Rev Mary Jo Honiotes. Lunch included. Sliding fee $30-45

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Religious/Spiritual
Website: bit.ly/altheasymposium,
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