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October 2021

Boo on the Bluff

October 29, 2021 - October 31, 2021

Families will get to wear costumes, explore Bluff Lake, solve clues, and get candy! But don’t worry, there are new upgrades and challenges to the program from last year. Join us once again for our annual Boo on the Bluff! Our new format for Boo on the Bluff was so popular last year that we have decided to continue it this year! Families will get to wear costumes, explore Bluff Lake, solve clues, and get candy! But don’t worry, there…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/boo2021/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day October 30

October 30, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

November 2021

Bird Walk November 6

November 6, 2021

8-10AM. Join our birding experts on a FREE walk around Bluff Lake. Anyone is welcome! If you do not have your own binoculars to bring, Bluff Lake can loan you a pair to use during the walk. These Bird Walks take place year-round on the first Saturday of each month 8-10AM. For more information, or if you plan to attend, please email hogeorge@yahoo.com. This will allow us to estimate the number of attendees, so that we can be sure to plan…

Categories: Health, Wellness, Fitness, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/bird-walks/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day November 6

November 6, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day November 13

November 13, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

Walk With A Doc 11/13

November 13, 2021

Monthly Walk With A Doc coming to Park Hill. Denver Health’s Dr. Grace Alfonsi’s talk: “Medical Benefits of Exercise”. Attendees can ask questions as they walk with her around Skyland Park & Hiawatha Davis Jr. Rec Center. 8 am Saturday 11/13 Denver, Colorado Simple walking improves your health. Just 30 minutes of walking a day can reduce your risk of heart disease, improve blood pressure and blood sugar, elevate mood, and reduce the risk of osteoporosis, cancer, and diabetes. Join…

Categories: Health, Wellness, Fitness, Nature and Outdoors
Website: Dr. Grace Alfonsi,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day November 20

November 20, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day November 27

November 27, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

December 2021

Bird Walk December 4

December 4, 2021

8-10AM. Join our birding experts on a FREE walk around Bluff Lake. Anyone is welcome! If you do not have your own binoculars to bring, Bluff Lake can loan you a pair to use during the walk. These Bird Walks take place year-round on the first Saturday of each month 8-10AM. For more information, or if you plan to attend, please email hogeorge@yahoo.com. This will allow us to estimate the number of attendees, so that we can be sure to plan…

Categories: Health, Wellness, Fitness, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/bird-walks/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day December 4

December 4, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day December 11

December 11, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

Weekend Welcome Booth & Family Adventure Day December 18

December 18, 2021

Enjoy free give-aways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Later end-time, fire pit, and s’mores are available on select weeks (weather dependent). Visit our facebook page for weekly updates: https://www.facebook.com/BluffLakeNatureCenter/ ¡Estas actividades de estilo sin cita se llevarán a cabo todos los sábados! Las actividades y alquiler de equipos de campo gratuitas para niños y adultos están disponibles en español! Una hora de finalización tardía, fogatas y s’mores están disponibles en determinadas semanas…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.blufflake.org/events/family-nature-adventure-days/,

April 2022

Plant Build Night

April 7

Come build a plant to take home! Vintage and Vines presents Plant Build Night! $12 gets you a plant, pot, and soil for you to build your own plant to bring home!

Categories: Arts and Culture, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/14932/t/tickets,

River North Brewing Tap Takeover

April 9

River North Brewing in house with specials taps and swag! River North Brewing Tap Takeover 2-4pm! Great beer and swag, don’t miss it!

Categories: Entertainment, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/14934/t/tickets,

Greenway Garden Earth Day Celebration

April 23

Greenway Community Garden at 7790 E 23rd Avenue has openings for the 2022 growing season. Email greenwaygarden@dug.org and stop by our Earth Day event on Saturday April 23 from 11am-1pm to learn more about joining our garden community! Greenway Community Garden at 7790 E 23rd Avenue has openings for the 2022 growing season. Join us for an Earth Day Celebration on Saturday April 23 at the garden from 11am-1pm to learn more about joining our garden community. Inquires to join…

Categories: Kids and Families, Nature and Outdoors
Website: ,

May 2022

Rocky Mountain Tree Festival at New Terrain

May 22

Rocky Mountain Tree Festival at New Terrain About Rocky Mountain Tree Fest: “Our goal is to beautify and rehabilitate the outdoor spaces in and around Denver by planting trees in the areas that have been devastated by floods and fires. We work with hundreds of volunteers and other local nonprofits to pick out areas most in need of reforestation. After the planting has finished, we throw a concert to celebrate our volunteers and to raise money for our cause.” That…

Categories: Nature and Outdoors, Performance and Theatre
Website: ,

June 2022

Trail-Building Volunteer Event

June 11

Help expand the trail system at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge! This event, from 9 am to 1 pm will include removing invasive plants and creating trails for our children and grandchildren to enjoy nature. This is a great opportunity for those who wish to get involved with a local wildlife refuge! People interested in attending must contact Kim Lopez in order to receive the waiver to volunteer. Tools and instruction will be provided. Volunteers must dress appropriately for the…

Categories: Nature and Outdoors, Volunteer Opportunities
Website: ,

September 2022

Curtis Park Home Tour

September 24 - September 25

Get a unique chance to see inside many of Curtis Park’s historic buildings including Temple Emanuel (1882), Denver’s first major Jewish synagogue, and the National Guard Armory (1889) that housed the Colorado State Militia. This tour of Denver’s Curtis Park will showcase the architectural, cultural, social, and economic diversity of the neighborhood. Queen Anne, Italianate, Eastlake and Second Empire homes are interspersed with quaint cottages, duplexes, and rowhouses built for the City’s first golden age starting in the 1870s. Historic…

Categories: History, Nature and Outdoors
Website: cli.re/20674-curtis-park-home-tour,

Seed Collecting Volunteer Day at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

September 24

Give back to public lands on National Public Lands Day! Event is 9 am to 12 pm, with crews setting out every hour. We will meet outside the Visitor Center by the pollinator garden. Join the nation’s largest single-day volunteer event for public lands by collecting native grass and flower seeds to be used at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. Interested community members are encouraged to sign up on our EventBrite. Please bring long pants, comfortable shoes, gardening gloves…

Categories: Nature and Outdoors, Volunteer Opportunities
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/community-volunteer-day-seed-collecting-tickets-411351542537,

Colorado Wild Horse Freedom Rally

September 24

Peaceful and family educational rally in support of stopping wild horse and burro roundups and slaughter. Please come and raise your voice and bring your message on a sign in support of the SAVE AMERICAS FORGOTTEN EQUINES ACT (S.A.F.E. ACT) that is now going through Congress to stop the shipment of American horses for slaughter in other countries. We will also be rallying to stop the unnecessary and cruel roundups of Americas wild horses and burros from our public lands.…

Categories: Nature and Outdoors, Politics
Website: www.wildhorsefreedomrally.com,
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