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Join Arbor Day Foundation and receive 10 flowering trees
esidents of Colorado can ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January. By becoming a part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation, new members will receive two Sargent crabapple, three American redbuds, two Washington hawthorns, three white flowering dogwoods.
“These beautiful trees will give your home in Colorado lovely flowers with pink, yellow and white colors,” said John Rosenow, founder and chief executive of the Arbor Day Foundation. “These trees are perfect for large and small spaces, and they will provide food and habitat for songbirds.” The free trees are part of the Foundation’s Trees for America campaign.
The trees will be shipped postpaid at the right time for planting, between Feb. 1 and May 31, with enclosed planting instructions. The 6- to 12-inch tall trees are guaranteed to grow or they will be replaced free of charge. Members will also receive a subscription to the Foundation’s bimonthly publication, Arbor Day, and The Tree Book, which includes information about tree
planting and care. To become a member of the Foundation and to receive the free trees, send a $10 contribution to Ten Free Flowering Trees, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Avenue, Nebraska City, NE 68410 by Jan. 31. Colorado residents can also join online at arborday.org/ january.
Calendar of Events
Send event listings at least 10 days in advance to email@example.com. ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT University of Denver 150th Anniversary Exhibit
The interactive exhibit integrates video clips and artifacts with photographs and text, depicting the University’s evolution from vacant prairie to present day. Individual displays that focus on everything from cross-town athletic rivalries, to homecoming traditions and the University’s distinctive architectural growth. Info: DU Media Relations at 720-608-0240.
‘Denver Mountain Parks’ with John Fielder
Jan. 21, 7 p.m., Bemis Public Library, 6014 Datura St., Denver. John Fielder, a renowned nature photographer will show slides and talk about his latest book, Denver Mountain Parks. The multimedia slide show celebrates 100 years of Denver mountain parks, including Red Rocks, Genessee, Summit Lake and more. Copies of his book will be available for sale. For more information, call 303-795-3961.
Public art dedication of ‘Havana Lanterns’
Jan. 17, 5 p.m., Denver County Jail, 10500 E. Smith Road, along the new landscaping on Havana Street south of Smith Road. Reception: 5:45 p.m., Berkshire Restaurant, 7352 E. 29th Ave. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Extending up to 21 feet tall, three sculptures are made of durable painted steel and translucent fiberglass panels. At night, the integrated LED lighting turns the icons into luminous beacons, embodying the guiding light of hope and rejuvenation.
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‘An Evening of Dancing Horses’
Jan. 22-23, 7:30 p.m., Event Center, National Western Stock Show, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver. Formal dressage, freestyle reining, drill elements and plenty more equestrian disciplines, choreographed to the music of the Denver Brass. Visit www. nationalwestern.com/horse-show or call 303-295-3975.
‘Great Stories in Music: The Fantastic Story of Peer Gynt’
Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m., Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton. Opens with Liszt’s Les Preludes. Colorado 16 year-old piano prodigy Jiaqi Long will perform Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini and David Rutherford will narrate Peer Gynt along with great music by Edvard Grieg. Tickets at www.littleton symphony.org or Gorsett Violin Shop, 8100 S. Quebec St. B206, Centennial.
Calling all artists for People’s Fair
June 7 – 8. Fine art and Handcrafted applications are due on March 31, and applications for other vendors (Personal Service, Gourmet Pre-packaged Food, Greening-Repurpose, Medical Marketplace, and Marketplace) are due on April 4 Applications are available at www. peoplesfair.com. Contact Nicole Anderson at 303-830-1651.
Fred Hamilton Donates Priceless Artwork to DAM
Philanthropist Fred Hamilton has supported numerous endeavors and exhibitions at the Denver Art Museum, including the groundbreaking 2012 exhibition Becoming Van Gogh, and leading the fundraising effort for the $110 million Hamilton Building. He recently bequeathed
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22 Impressionist masterworks from his private collection to the museum. This gift brings the first Van Gogh, Cézanne, Caillebotte, Boudin and Hassam to the museum’s collection. It also adds four additional Monet works. Coupled with the two paintings the museum previously owned, the DAM can now represent the work of Monet as well as any collection in the country. Visit www.denverartmuseum. org.
CLASSES Business Success
Jan. 22, 5:30 -8:30 p.m., Mi Casa Resource Center, 360 Acoma St. Denver. Business Success is a 13-week training course (in English) that equips aspiring entrepreneurs, as well as established small business owners, with the skills and knowledge they need to create an effective business plan and successfully launch or grow operations. The program focuses on market research, financial management, marketing strategy, insurance, taxes, legal matters, strategic planning. For more information contact Mi Casa at 303-5731302 or info@MiCasaResourceCenter.org.
Learn to Ice Fish
Feb. 8, March 8, 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., Parker, one mile east of I-25 on Lincoln Avenue. Begins with one-hour classroom skills session at the museum followed by an off-site, on-the-ice fishing experience at a local lake. Professional ice fishing guides will teach the class. Call 720- 488-3300.
CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS Englewood Chamber Women in Business Luncheon
Feb. 4., 7:30 – 9 a.m., Colore Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, 2700 S. Broadway,
Englewood. Featured speaker Joan Janis will present, You Deserve It All. Learn how to banish feelings of unworthiness and step into the life you know you secretly deserve. Reservations can be made by calling the chamber at 303-789-4473. For more information, contact Nancy Byers at email@example.com or 303-6191309.
EVENTS National Western Stock Show and Rodeo
Through Jan. 26, National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver. 303297-1166, www.nationalwestern.com.
Orchid Greenhouse and Showcase
Through Feb. 24, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St., Denver. Visit the Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory, Marnie’s Pavilion and the Orangery to stroll through a breathtaking collection of tropical plants. Don’t miss the Orchid Showcase in Marnie’s Pavilion and the Orangery, featuring colorful orchid displays. Repotting demos and care tips are provided on weekends. Showcase included in general admission; members get free admission. Visit www.botanicgardens. org.
Jan 20, 9 a.m., City Park and Civic Center Park, Colfax and Broadway, Denver. Largest MLK celebration in the United States. Participants gather at City Park and march to Civic Center Park, where a large rally commemorates the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Harvey Park Baptist
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Sunday Anticipated Mass: 4:00 p.m. Saturday
Rev. Bich Thy (Betty) Nguyen, Pastor
8:45 a.m. - English Language Sunday School Sunday School . . . . . . . .9:30 am 9:45 a.m.- English Language Worship Children’s Sunday School Sunday Fellowship . . . .10:15 am 10:45 a.m.- Fellowship Time for All Sunday Worship . . . . . .10:30 am 11:15 a.m.- Vietnamese Language Worship Nursery Provided on Sunday 11:45 a.m.- Children’s Church Thursday Brown Bag Lunch & 5 p.m.- Spanish Language Worship
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Jan. 22, 2 – 7 p.m., St. Cajetan’s Community Center, 4335 W. Byers Place, Denver. Meet contractors on the US 6 Bridges Design-Build Project, which involves improvements along 6th Avenue from Know Court on the west through the BNSF railroad track bridge east of I-25.
Feb. 6, 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m., History Colorado Museum, 1200 Broadway, Denver. New initiative launched by Political Parity (a nonpartisan program that seeks to collectively increase the number of women in high-level office) together with the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (a coalition of the nation’s 36 preeminent national Latino organizations). For more information, contact Stephen Eisele at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-9951913, Sarah Lenti at email@example.com or 202-557-5461, or Melody Gonzales at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-508-6917.
Denver. Support for me and women struggling with eating disorders, as well as their families and friends. Call303-322-3372 or visit www.eatingdisorderfoundation. org/Schedule.htm to learn more about the many education, support and referral resources.
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Brentwood United Methodist
Jan. 18, 8 a.m. – noon, John Elway Chevrolet, 5200 S. Broadway. Englewood. Sponsored by Swedish Medical Center Health One and John Elway Chevrolet.
HEALTH Eating Disorder Foundation Martin Luther King Day Parade Free Support Groups Support Center, 1901 E. 20th Ave., and Rally
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