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October 2018

Mountain Music, Arts & Culture




Dog Days

Local shelter perfect place to adopt new best friend COVER STORY


Adoptable Oreo at Charlie’s Place/Photo by Jeffrey V. Smith

INSIDE MOUNTAIN MUSIC Gold Hill Inn hosts ‘A Very Rocky Halloween’




Boulder foothills artists open studios for tour

‘Elevate Your Expectations’ at craft spirits festival



EVENTS CALENDAR Extensive listings of mountain music, arts and events


Take Note

Volume 11, Issue 10 • October 2018 Mountain Music, Arts & Culture

Consider volunteering at local animal shelter

FRONT RANGE Volunteering at your local shelter is a great way to make a difference in the lives of shelter dogs and your community. Volunteers can take dogs for walks, socialize them, make the rounds during meal times, or just offer a friendly face for attention. Rescue organizations are always in need of supplies; gather up gently used blankets, towels and toys from friends and family to donate—just be sure to check first to see what rescue groups and shelters need most. Friends of Charlie’s Place is a non-

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profit designed to support Charlie’s Place ​Clear Creek/Gilpin County Animal Shelter, a non-kill shelter in Dumont. The friends are a staff of dedicated volunteers who strive to do all they can to help with the needs of the animals at Charlie’s Place and to offer assistance, when possible, to the companion animals and their owners within the community. No animal has ever gone without medical care thanks to the group. Volunteers play a vital role in helping the animal who pass through the shelter. The Friends of Charlie’s Place

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and the animal shelter itself couldn’t do the great things it does without their “wonderful” volunteers. The shelter always welcomes new volunteers to walk dogs and pet cats, research new grants and other resources, attend adoption events, work with trainers to make dogs more adoptable, take a dog on a field trip with an “Adopt Me” bib and other tasks. In addition to helping save the lives of animals, volunteering at a shelter is good for your emotional, physical, and mental health. It is scientifically proven that spending time with animals helps lower your stress levels and blood pressure. It will also keep you active, especially if you prefer to walk dogs. You get to create a unique bond with the animals, which helps with emotional health. If looking for a pet, volunteering at a shelter has numerous benefits. Choosing a pet is a big decision, and some people are too quick to take home a pet based on appearance when his demeanor and energy level might not be a good fit. Working at a shelter helps you get to know different animals on many levels—how they play, their energy level, how they act with kids and other pets, and how much training they’ll need. You might fall in love with a breed you didn’t expect, or find the perfect companion for a friend who’s looking for a pet. If you would like to join in helping to save lives at Charlie’s Place, visit friendsofcharliesplace.org to submit information and why you would like to volunteer or contact Donna Gee at 303668-0924 or FOCP292@gmail.com to find out how you can help. If you would like to join in helping to save lives at your local shelter, drop in or visit its website to learn about their volunteer programs. Those close to Golden can check out the Foothill Animals Shelter, one of the largest animal shelters in Colorado. Visit its website at foothillsanimalshelter.org. Residents throughout Boulder County can visit the Humane Society of Boulder County website at boulderhumane. org. Those close to Estes Park can check out the Pet Association of Estes Park at facebook.com/PetAssociationofEP or the Larimer Humane Society at larimerhumane.org. While their needs are different, there are numerous private rescue groups throughout the region. Most operate by fostering pets in private homes and are always looking for new foster families.

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u E lk Viewing Expeditions

Rocky Mountain Conservancy presents its annual Elk Expeditions into Rocky Mountain National Park, Thursdays-Saturdays and Mondays through Oct. 13 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is $50 for adults and $25 for children 12 and under. The fall rut is a spectacular display of elk mating behavior which includes bugling, posturing, and herding. This extraordinary event will be available for viewing from the comfort of a 14-passenger bus or 12-passenger van staffed by a professional educational guide who will discuss elk ecology, interpret activity and answer questions pertaining to elk. Elk antlers, skulls, and fur will also be available to see and touch. Visit rmconservancy.org or call 970-586-0108 for information and registration.


u F irst Year ‘Bird Day’ Celebration

Celebrate the first “Bird Day” of Bird & Jim restaurant, 915 Moraine Ave., Oct. 4 from 4-8 p.m. Enjoy a lounge gathering with live jazz trio, wine tasting, samples from Lumpy Ridge Brewery, Rock Cut Brewery and Elkins Distillery and cheese by Longmont Cheese Importers. The restaurant, featuring “modern mountain dining from an ingredient driven kitchen,” will also be open for regular dining. Visit birdandjim.com or call 970-586-9832 to learn more.


u F irst Friday Art & Music

Local illustrator Amy Smith and touring singer-songwriter Austin Quattlebaum team up for First Friday at Salto Coffee Works, 112 E. 2nd St. in Nederland, to show off their talents, Oct. 5 from 5-9 p.m. Music is from 6-8 p.m. Nederland-based Smith is an artist and illustrator with a background in print-making and film. Her images are bold with a strong narrative feel. Quattlebaum’s style is rooted in traditional, southern bluegrass, but his stage presence and improvisational nature are something all his own. Visit saltocoffeeworks. com or call 303-2580-3537 to learn more.


u ‘Oh Deer, Elk and Moose!’ Hike

Join volunteer naturalists from Boulder County, Oct. 6 from 9 a.m-noon, for “Oh Deer, Elk and Moose!,” a moderate three-mile hike near Nederland to learn about the natural history, behavior, and ecology of the three members of the deer family that call the county home. Registration is required and space is limited. Visit bouldercountyopenspace.org or call 303-678-6214 to learn more and register.

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uG  rowing B/older: Wild & Soulful Aging

The Nederland Community Library hosts “Growing B/older: Wild & Soulful Aging,” Oct. 12 and 27 from 1:30-3 p.m. Explore the “invitation to Mystery and expansion into your Greatest Self at a crowning season of your life.” For information, call facilitator and geriatric social worker Rebekah Shardy at 719-306-5776. To register, call 303-258-1101. Visit nederland.colibraries. org to learn more.


u F riends of Gilpin Library Book Sale

The semi-annual Friends Fall Book & Bake Sale, Oct 1213, is held in the Gilpin County Public Library’s meeting room during business hours, beginning at 9 a.m. each day. Most items are $1 or less. All proceeds go to benefit literacy and programming at the Library. Visit gilpinlibrary.org or call 303-582-5777 to learn more.


u E stes Recycles Day

The League of Women Voters, Rotary Club of Estes Park and Bestway Painting hold a recycling event, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m.-noon, at the Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies, 1700 Brodie Ave. Take advantage of electronic, paint and scrap metal recycling opportunities as well as a Shredathon to shred sensitive papers. Visit recycleestes.org for a complete list of acceptable items and other information.

uD  rug Take Back Day

The Town of Estes Park Police Department offers Estes Park’s free Drug Take Back Day, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., to collect unused, unwanted and expired prescription and over-the-counter drugs for safe disposal—no questions asked. Officers will collect the drugs in front of Rocky Mountain Pharmacy, 455 E. Wonderview Ave. in Upper Stanley Village. Misused and abused prescription drugs containing controlled substances can lead to cases of accidental poisoning, overdose and addiction. For more information, including items not accepted, contact Officer Gregg Filsinger of the Estes Park Police Department at 970577-3868 or at 970-586-4000.


uH  owl at the Moon Benefit

Get dressed up as a favorite character, alter ego or super hero and join the Friends of Charlie’s Place Animal Shelter for the 8th Annual Howl at the Moon event, Oct. 27 from 5:30-10:30 p.m. at the Idaho Springs Elks Lodge, 1600 Colorado Blvd. The adults-only “enchanted Hallow’s Eve” includes a costume contest, appetizers from local restaurants, cash bar, silent auction, raffles and music by D-Double-J. Tickets are $15 at the door. Costumes are not required. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Charlie’s Place and the shelter animals. Visit friendsofcharliesplace.org to learn more or call Donna Gee at 303-668-0924 with questions.

u S ongwriters in the Round

Songwriters in the Round is a monthly singer-songwriter event at The Old Gallery, 14863 Hwy. 7 in Allenspark. It features four artists sharing their original music and the stories behind them. On Oct. 27 from 7-9:30 p.m. the event features “Women in Song,” a celebration of the female songstress-songwriter, curated by Shanna in a Dress. Tickets are $15. A cash bar will be available. Another Songwriters in the Round event is scheduled for Nov. 17 when Dechen Hawk’s The Constellation Collective performs. Purchase tickets at brownpapertickets.com. For more information, call 303-747-2906 or visit theoldgallery.org.

Forest Service sport shooting decision drafted FRONT RANGE The Environmental Assessment for the Recreational Sport Shooting Management project located on the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests; Boulder, Clear Creek, Gilpin, Grand, Jefferson, Larimer, and Park Counties; Colorado is complete and a decision has been drafted. The EA, Draft Decision Notice and Finding of No Significant Impact may be viewed online at www.fs.usda.gov/ project/?project=46910. www.mmacmonthly.com

The Draft Decision Notice would meet the project’s purpose and need of determining where recreational sport shooting is unsuitable at a landscape scale, and to address safety concerns given a growing population in and around the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests. This project is subject to both the objection process pursuant to 36 CFR 218, subparts A and B (for the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests-wide map of areas identified as unsuitable

for recreational sport shooting) as well as 36 CFR 219 subpart B (for the Forest Plan amendment). These objection periods will run concurrently. Objections will be accepted only from those who have previously submitted specific written comments. If no objections are filed, the Forest Supervisor will issue a Final Decision Notice at which time implementation of the project may begin. For more information contact Sarah Beck at sebeck@fs.fed.us.

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Music Photo by Jason Innes

Gold Hill Inn hosts band’s ‘special’ performance GOLD HILL he Gold Hill Inn presents Bonnie & the Clydes for its annual “7 Deadly Finns” Halloween party, Oct. 28 at 9 p.m. This year’s performance is going to be “extra special” according to the band, which has celebrated Halloween, New Year’s Eve and dozen more shows at the venue in recent years. Expect a night of “Rocky Horror Madness” from one of the foremost Front Range bands. Tickets are $10. Taylor and Bonnie Sims, founding members and leaders of the act, also perform in local theater productions. These talents will come together for tis year’s Halloween event. The Simms have previously performed as “Brad” and “Janet” in a Longmont Theatre Company production of Rocky Horror Picture Show and are “excited” to reprise the roles with their band in tow. Expect favorites from Bonnie & the Clydes and with some of their favorite songs from Rocky Horror mixed in. “Do you know how to Time Warp? Get ready to let your inner freak flag fly with Bonnie & the Clydes for a very Rocky Halloween at Gold Hill Inn,” Bonnie said. The award-winning Bonnie & the Clydes have pioneered a unique sound they call “Rocky Mountain Country Soul” while creating powerful and memorable live performances for the past eight years. Seeing the band’s live show is what sets them apart. The energy and connection that the band facilitates with the audience is irresistible, and first-timers become life-long fans in a single night. From intimate house concerts to festival stages, Bonnie & the Clydes are building a grassroots movement with their original sound. Call 303-443-6461 for information and dinner reservations. Visit goldhillinn.com and bonnieandherclydes.com to learn more.

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Salto Coffeeworks, 112 E. 2nd St. in Nederland, hosts a tap takeover by Ska Brewing, Oct. 12 from 5-9 p.m. Pro-Leisure performs original music filled with grooves, freestyle and “booty-shaking” solos from 6-8 p.m. Enjoy $4 pints and swag from the brewery. saltocoffeeworks.com

Very Nice Brewing, 20 Lakeview Dr. in Nederland, celebrates its sixth anniversary, Oct. 20 from noon- 9 p.m., with a special anniversary beer and live music by Flash Mountain Flood—a 5 piece, Boulder-based psychedelic rock n’ roll jam band—performs from 6-9 p.m. verynicebrewing.com

Rave to the Grave, a fundraiser for Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund, features an adult costume party with Arthur Lee Land, gogoLab and guests, Oct. 26 from 7-11 p.m. at Wildflower Pavilion on Planet Bluegrass, 500 W. Main St. Admission is free, but donations are encouraged. leaflyons.org

Known as one of the most dynamic bands continuously touring the U.S. since 1989, Donna the Buffalo brings its distinctive, groove-heavy and danceable music to The Caribou Room, 55 Indian Peaks Dr. in Nederland, Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. Raye Zaragoza opens. Tickets are $18-$20. thecaribouroom.com

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Dango Rose

The FY5 band is Rich Zimmerman on mandolin, Aaron Youngberg on banjo, Erin Youngberg on bass, Ryan Drickey on fiddle and Mike Finders on guitar. Photo courtesy FY5

Band known for ‘strong’ musicianship

FRONT RANGE Colorado’s FY5, formerly known as Finnders & Youngberg, “proudly swims in the deep currents of American music, playing new songs, well-informed of country and bluegrass traditions, but not bound to them.” The act, which features “thoughtful arrangements, strong singing and musicianship,” plays Idaho Springs, Oct. 5; Four Mile Canyon, Oct. 6; and Gold Hill, Oct. 21. The music and songwriting of FY5 strives to connect to listeners with stories of common ACOUSTIC struggles and big ideas. While their sound evokes timelessness, it is a decidedly contemporary, well-traveled 21st-century sensibility that informs their songwriting. As they share the stories that drive the songs, the band’s show leaves listeners with tapping toes and “ranging thoughts.” FY5 performs at the United Center, 1440 Colorado Blvd. in Idaho Springs, Oct. 5, from 710 p.m. Tickets are $18 in advance at unitedcenterinc.com, or $20 at the door. The Gold Hill Inn hosts the act, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10. Visit fy5band.com and to learn more about the band and other tour dates.

Petty celebrated at hospice benefit Three Dog Night

Iconic band returns

ESTES PARK Legendary music icons Three Dog Night bring their songbook of hits to the Stanley Hotel Concert Hall, 333 Wonderview Ave., Nov. 2-3 from 8:3010:30 p.m. The shows are the band’s only Colorado performances. ROCK From 1969-1974, no other group achieved more top 10 hits, moved more records or sold more concert tickets than Three Dog Night. Visit stanleyhotel.com for tickets, room reservations and additional details. Page 6

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GOLD HILL Numerous local musicians get together for “A Tribute to Tom Petty” at Gold Hill Inn, 401 Main St., Oct. 7 from 7:30-10:30 p.m., in support of TRU Community Care Hospice in Boulder. A donation of $12 at ROCK the door is suggested. Musicians and bands including Danny Shafer, Mary Russell, Acoustic Gaspops, Strangebyrds, Greg Schochet, Thunder & Rain, Jeff Morrow, Silent Bear, Damon Smith, Geoff Union, Austin Ambory and others perform the mjusic of Tom Petty to benefit the hospice. TRU Community Care, founded as Boulder County Hospice in 1976, is a non-profit health care organization serving Boulder, Broomfield, Adams, Jefferson and Weld Counties and beyond. Visit goldhillinn.com or call 303-443-6461 to learn more or make reservations for dinner.

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Photo courtesy Dango Rose Project

Benefit features Rose, auction NEDERLAND

For more than 25 years, the Nederland Food Pantry has been supporting working families in the Peak to Peak region, and its work is more necessary than ever as local housing costs continue to rise. A special benefit for the service, Oct. 6, at the Caribou Room, 55 Indian Peaks Dr., features The Dango Rose Project with guest Jules Schroeder and a special silent auction. Doors open at 6 p.m. for a cash bar, food and start of the silent auction, which ends at 9 p.m. The music begins at 8 p.m. Entry is a $20 donation at the door or prepurchase online and from a food pantry board members. All ages are welcome to attend, but anyone under 21 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Dango Rose embraces a passion for music as a “vital healing influence” and as a spiritual path. The former member of Elephant Revival creates and collaborates “to support harmony and truth.” Born with a poet’s soul and a warrior’s heart his life’s journey has been one of transformation. Jules Schroeder is a musician and visionary on a mission to inspire people to create a life by their own design. With this vision, Jules created Unconventional Life, a Forbes column and top-ranked podcast for entrepreneurs that features the stories of millennials living from this new paradigm. The Nederland Food Pantry and Nederland Clothing Closet are both available to residents of the Peak-to-Peak Community. They are located in the west wing of the Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy. 72. Both are open the first and last Thursday of each month and each Saturday of the month from 10 a.m.-noon. Donations are welcome during these hours. Visit nederlandfoodpantry.org, call 720418-0892 or e-mail NFPVolunteerCordinator@ gmail.com to learn more.



Intimate concert features folk acts COAL CREEK CANYON The Concert in the Canyon music series welcomes husband and wife collaboration The Heartstring Hunters and singer-songwriter Humbird to the CCCIA Community Hall, 31528 FOLK Hwy. 72, Oct. 27, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., for a “very special” and intimate evening with folk music, friends and community. Light refreshments will be available and food and drink from home is allowed. A donation of $10-$15 is suggested and all ages are welcome. A genuine collaboration between Coal Creek Canyon residents Carolyn Hunter—a singer-songwriter—and her husband, Daniel—a producer and multi-instrumentalist—The Heartstring Hunters are an indie-folk-rock band from Boulder. Nominated by Westword for “Best Folk Band,” The Heartstring Hunters’ sound is characterized by rich harmonies, youthful optimism and stories from the road. The act also performs as a full,


Daniel and Carolyn Hunter are The Heartstring Hunters.

five-piece band at the Bluebird Theater in Denver, Nov. 7. Singer-songwriter Humbird from Minneapolis opens the show. After traversing five continents and 20 countries with only a guitar and a backpack, the musician returns home to “sing songs from the edge of the world.” Humbird stretches traditional genres of folk and Americana to embrace the unexpected. Visit coalcreekcanyon.org for more information.

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Lewis, Gerber kick off concert series


The High Street Concert series kicks off its 16th season, Oct. 13, with a performance by Laurie Lewis and Nina Gerber with special guest Follow the Fox at Rogers Hall, 400 High St. Organizer Annie Sirotniak and “The High Street Crew” invite residents to BLUE“gather once again for great muGRASS sic and community in our intimate listening venue.” Grammy Award-winning musician Laurie Lewis is internationally renowned as a singer, songwriter, fiddler, band leader, producer and educator. She was a founding member of the Good Ol’ Persons and the Grant Street String Band and has performed and recorded since 1986 with her musical partner, mandolinist Tom Rozum. She has twice been voted IBMA’s Female Vocalist of the Year and has won the respect and admiration of her peers. Since her debut in 1986, Laurie has recorded nearly 20 albums in a number of musical formats. Her latest album, “The Hazel and Alice Sessions,” with her band the Right Hands—featuring Tom Rozum, Brandon Godman, Patrick Sauber and Sam Grisman—was nominated for the Best Bluegrass Grammy in 2017. After two decades of carving out a career which brought her to prominence without ever placing her name on an album cover, guitarist Nina Gerber is at last beginning to “dare the light.” Since her accompaniment of Kate Wolf first earned her recognition, her acute skills as performer, producer and arranger have continued to deepen. Her contributions to acoustic music have

New Orleans Suspects

Band unites top New Orleans musicians

Laurie Lewis

earned her a following as loyal as for the numerous high talents she has accompanied . Opening the evening is Lyons duo Follow the Fox. Sarah Cole and Dylan McCarthy join creative forces to create honest acoustic music. Occasionally joined by their talented friends, Follow the Fox is centered around the captivating songwriting and passionate performances of Cole and McCarthy. Anywhere from “heart-breaking” ballads to “hardhitting” bluegrass tunes, their “spell-binding harmonies and thoughtful arrangements” give them a distinctive sound. Tickets are $20 in advance or $23 at the door, and are available online now. A sold-out performance is expected, so early advance purchase is recommended. Visit www.highstreetconcerts.com for more information and ticket sales link.

NEDERLAND New Orleans Suspects, which performs at The Caribou Room, Oct. 20 at 9 p.m., brings together some of the best, most highly-respected players in New Orleans including “Mean” Willie Green from The Neville Brothers on drums; Jeff Watkins of James Brown Band and Joss Stone FUNK Band on saxophone; Jake Eckert of Dirty Dozen Brass Band on guitar and vocals; CR Gruver of Polytoxic and Outformation on keyboards and vocals; and Eric Vogel of North Mississippi Allstars and Fred Wesley on bass. Tickets are $15. The band’s music combines irresistibly tight funk, soulful horns, Americana based rhythm and blues, and a pinch of jamband to create a uniquely funky groove. The Jauntee, a band that “pays tribute to music’s ability to transcend simple entertainment and cultivate a truly distinctive experience,” open the show. Visit thecaribouroom.com to learn more and purchase advance tickets.

NOTEWORTHY The Cody Sisters - White on the Blue u Oct 6: Gold Hill Store & Pub, 531 Main St., Gold Hill • 3-5 p.m. u Nov. 18: Gold Hill Inn, 401 Main St., Gold Hill • 7:30 p.m.


ith strong ties to traditional American acoustic music, the Cody Sisters Band is at the heart of contemporary acoustic music in Colorado. At just 15 and 13, Megan and Maddie Cody are known for their warm harmonies and award-winning instrumentation. The sisters, who recently returned from a 15-date tour of England and Wales, released their sophomore album White on The Blue—featuring original songs “that will make you dance and lift your spirits”—at the end of August. The act also includes their father Steve on bass. The goal of the album was to produce new, original and uplifting music. These young ladies saw an opportunity to take some fairly disagreeable times and make things positive. Some example from the album include “Umbrella,” which is about enjoying our lives “no matter what” and “Dandelion,” which asks the question: “When you see a dandelion, do you see a weed, or do you see the potential of a wish.” “A Song for Wayne” is an instrumental tribute to the master craftsman and luthier Wayne Henderson that built the guitars the Cody Sisters play. The song is an instrumental conversation between the two guitars that were notably built from the same stock of wood. “The Unquiet Grave” is an Old English folk song in which a young woman mourns her dead love too hard and prevents him from obtaining peace. Their take on this tune puts a new twist as the girls apply their highly instrumental touch with their “almost sinister” banjo and guitar solos. “Dallas,” a song that sticks out from the positive spirit of the album, is “hauntingly dark.” Mostly written by Steve, it is about a woman that will do anything to protect her daughter and succumbs to the fear, anxiety and stress of not being able to protect the one thing that she loves. Guest Natalie Rae Padilla is featured on “Umbrella,” “Toes,” and “Crazy Head,” while Enion Pelta-Tiller joins in on “Dallas” and “Dandelion.” Visit thecodysistersmusic.com for additional tour dates and information.

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TRACKS 1. Umbrella 2. Dallas 3. Toes 4. Wild River 5. Magic Bunny

6. Dandelion 7. Unquiet Grave 8. Crazy Head 9. A Song for Wayne



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Naster Hanna

Artists open studios for tour Wasinger


BOULDER COUNTY he Open Studios Tour is a free self-guided tour that invites the public into 147 artist studios in and around the City of Boulder. Several artists in the Boulder County foothills off Magnolia Road, Sugarloaf Road and Sunshine Canyon Dr. also take part. Everyone is invited, Oct. 6-7, 13-14 and 20-21, noon - 6 p.m., to enjoy the spaces where artists create, learn a bit about their creative process and support the local creative community by purchasing art directly from the artist. A free Preview Exhibit at Museum of Boulder, 2205 Broadway runs through Oct. 21. A Preview Exhibit Reception, Oct. 5, 6 p.m.9 p.m., includes a piece from each participating artist, bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres and tour catalogs. A $15 donation is suggested. For 23 years, Open Studios has operated with a simple goal: connect artists with people who love art. For the first three weekends in October, the tour opens the doors of artists studios in our community, so they may share their process and work. Explore and find artist studios by browsing the website, where there are maps and each artist is listed under several categories in the artist directory; by media, area, alphabetically and more. Printable maps can also be found on the website. A printed catalog, that is also accessible online, is available at select Boulder, Longmont and Denver locations. There are seven studios to explore in the foothills west of Boulder: Leah and Scott DeCapio, studio 7, are a husband and wife team of ceramic artists. Their one-of-a-kind pieces of ceramic art are handmade on a potter’s wheel or by hand by Scott, then Leah paints the entire piece black and carves the designs into the clay. Their studio, open 10/6-7 and 13-14, is



on the tour at 7425 Magnolia Road. Julie Naster, studio 8, is a clay potter who aids, but doesn’t control, the final transformation of the surfaces of her pots in her wood and soda-fired kiln. Her studio, located at 390 Porter Ranch Road off Magnolia Road, will be open Oct. 6-7 and 13-14. Chris Rice, studio 9, works with steel because its nature is both flexible and rigid. His studio, open Oct. 6-7 and 20-21, is located at 297 Sandy Drive off Sugarload Road. Amy Freeth-Rice, studio 10, combines vintage photographic printing techniques with mixed media, deconstructing the paper and reconstructing it with sewing to create an entirely new vision of the image and what it represents. The studio, open Oct. 6-7 and 20-21, is located at 297 Sandy Drive off Sugarloaf Road. Bonnie Hanna, studio 11, is a ceramic artist working in the traditional ways of the Southwest and Western potters. She works with ancient clay bodies to produce patterned, smoke fired and horsehair pottery. Her studio, open Oct. 6-7 and 20-21, is located at 3651 Sugarloaf Road. Susan Wasinger, studio 12, is interested in painting things that are “a glimmer on the edge of consciousness” and tries to capture “sparks of energy and movement” in paint. Her studio, open Oct. 6-7 and 13-14, is located at 1210 Lost Angel Road off Sugarloaf Road. Bunny Rubin, studio 31, paints abstract, figurative, nature content in oil, acrylic and pastel. Her studio, open Oct. 13-14 and 20-21, is located at 203 Granite Dr. off Sunshine Canyon Dr. Visit www.openstudios.org for complete details, maps and more.



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“An Evening at the Museum,” at the Nederland Mining Museum, 200 N. Bridge St., Oct. 12 from 7-8 p.m., features Benjamin White-Patarino, a ranger with Boulder County speaking on “Tungsten from Nederland and the New Armaments and Tactics of World War I.” bouldercounty.org

Upcycled Book Crafts, Oct. 20 from 3-4:30 p.m., at the Nederland Community Library, 200 Hwy. 72, shows participants—age 10 and up—how no longer useful books from the book sale can become a work of art, bookmark, or others items. Registration is required. nederland.colibraries.org

The James F. Bailey Assay Office Museum, 6352 Fourmile Canyon Dr. in the town of Wallstreet, tells the story of hard rock mining in the area. It is open for the final time this season, Oct. 20 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is free and all ages are welcome. bouldercounty.org

Estes Park Mountain Shop, 2050 Big Thompson Ave., pays tribute to the original ski bum when it screens Warren Miller’s 69th film, “Face of Winter,” Nov. 2-3 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15. Proceeds benefit the Estes Park Mountain Shop Scholarship Fund. estesparkmountainshop.com

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Jim Upchurch in his studio (left). Copper artwork by Upchruch (above).

Copper artist joins gallery ALLENSPARK Copper artisan Jim Upchurch

has joined 16 other artists that display and sell their works of art at The Old Gallery in Allenspark. Upchurch uses a hammered techGALLERY nique of working copper that was almost lost. It was found and revived just a few years ago in the Appalachian Mountains. “These skills have recently begun to be passed on to others with the hope of saving this art from for future generations,” Upchurch said. “I only use the purest materials and work with mostly handmade tools and basic shop practices.” Upchurch’s work is done by hand in a small studio on the Mississippi river in Canton, Missouri. His art is greatly influenced by Arts and Crafts Design of the late 1800s and early 1900s. A strong focus is also the Art Nouveau work of Charles Rennie Macintosh. Upchurch has recently studied with Ben Caldwell from Nashville and Douglas Pryor of Sacramento.

“I’m honored to join the list of artists who display their work at The Old Gallery,” said Upchurch. Other featured artists include Vicki Dyas, Anne Curtis, Lyn E. Ferguson, Connie Garcia, Blair Hamill, Terry Kasprazak, Weldon Lee, Hannah Shook, Bob Maynard, Cheryl Pennington, Russell Shamah, Kristi Mann, Dawn Wilson, Merrie Wicks, Pam Dwyer and Sally Van Der Kamp. Located at 14863 Highway 7 at the entrance to Allenspark, The Old Gallery is 20 minutes south of Estes Park and 20 minutes from Lyons. It is a center for community and the arts for Allenspark, Raymond, Riverside and other Peak to Peak communities and provides art, education, entertainment and social services to area residents and visitors. If you plan on attending, carpooling is encouraged. Parking is available next to the Boulder County Transfer Station, next to the Fire Station. There are limited parking places in front of The Old Gallery. For more information, visit theoldgallery.org or contact Vicki Dyas by e-mail at kiwisam62@gmail.com or by phone at 303-747-6272.

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project. It is appropriate for ages 8 and up and costs $20. A workshop on Nov. 14 focusses on a leather-bound journal. The class is $30 and suitable for ages 10 and up. Glass etching is the project for the final workshop, Dec. 12. It is appropriate for ages 12 and older and costs $20. All workshops require registration and take place from 3-4:30 p.m. at HJB Designs, 346 Main St. Call 303823-8250 ext. 30 or visit townoflyons. com/recreation to learn more.

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The Lyons Old Time Square Dances are held at Oskar Blues Grill & Brew.

Family, friends, kids welcome at dance

Pastel artist Shelley Howard of Denver paints Washington Hall, the Gilpin Arts gallery, during the Central City Plein Air Festival in September. Photo by Jeffrey V. Smith

Plein air festival exhibit extended


Many of the artists who participated in the inaugural Central City Plein Air Festival will continue to display work they created during the event, Friday-Sunday, Oct. 1-28, in Gilpin Art’s Washington Hall Gallery, 117 Eureka St. The artwork will be available for viewing and purchase. Central City Opera, in partnership with the Gil-

pin County Arts Association, welcomed 20 juried artists from seven states who came to Central City for three days at the end of September to paint fall landscapes and historic architecture within a three-mile radius of the Central City Opera House. Visit gilpinarts.org or call 303-582-5952 to learn more about this and other upcoming exhibits and events.

Famed quartet performs intimate concert ALLENSPARK Recognized as one of the world’s premier string quartets, the Takács Quartet performs at The Old Gallery, 14863 Hwy. 7, Oct. 7 at 2:30 p.m. The Grammy Award-winning quartet, now entering its 44th season, has been in residence CLASSICAL at the University of Colorado since 1983. Limited tickets are $40 and available at The Old Gallery and brownpapertickets.com. Board President of The Old Gallery Dave Pinkow is a former CU music faculty member was contacted by a member of the quartet who expressed an interest in resuming their performances in nearby mountain communities. “The Old Gallery is a perfect place, and many of us had been dreaming of their performing at The Old Gallery for some time. Now, for a fourth year, the Takács Quartet has graciously agreed to perform at The Old Gallery—they love the acoustics here and the intimacy of the venue. We’re just thrilled,” Pinkow said. The quartet consists of Edward Dusinberre on violin, Károly Schranz on violin, Geraldine Walther on viola and András Fejér on cello. Members are Faculty Fellows at the University of Colorado Boulder where they have helped develop a string Page 12

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LYONS The Lyons Old-time Square Dance kicks off its new season, Nov. 3 from 7-10 p.m., at Oskar Blues Grill & Brew, 303 Main St. The community event features old-time reels, mixers, squares, waltzes and flatfooting to live fiddle and banjo music. No experience, partner or speSQUARE cial shoes required. Bob Zuellig will DANCE call with string band Run Down Boot featuring Joe Vittetoe, Eric David, Chip Belcher and Darrin Goodman. Originally sponsored by the Town of Lyons Department of Parks and Recreation, the dances have been run independently since 2014. All dances are taught and are both beginner and family-friendly. Dances are easiest earlier in the evening and become more complex as the evening progresses. Come alone, bring family, friends or kids and join our mix of beginner and welcoming seasoned dancers. Adults are $10, children are $5 and families are $25. Additional dances are scheduled for Feb. 2, 2019; March 2, 2019; and April 6, 2019. Find Lyons Old-Time Square Dance on Facebook for details.

Museum to close through February Takács Quartet

program with a special emphasis on chamber music. The quartet is known to play with a unique blend of drama, warmth and humor, that combines four distinct musical personalities and brings fresh insights to the string quartet repertoire. The quartet will perform “String Quartet in D Minor” by Franz Joseph Haydn, “String Quartet No. 1” by Béla Bartók and “String Quartet in A Minor” by Johannes Brahms. There will be wine and light snacks available. Carpooling is encouraged as parking is limited. Visit theoldgallery.org or call 303-747-2906 to learn more.

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ESTES PARK The Estes Park Museum will temporarily close its gallery beginning Oct. 2 through February 2019 to accommodate an interior remodel project. The remodel will enhance the visitor experience by making improvements in the meeting/programming room, creating a more personal guest welcome experience in the foyer, and upgrading and expanding staff and volunteer office space. The remodel is an exciting opportunity to improve the physical space of the original building constructed in 1966 that has since had four subsequent additions. Along with Town funding, the Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation, Inc. also contributed funds raised by its membership to assist in the remodel for a total project cost of $210,000. For more information, call museum at 970-5866256 or visit estes.org/museum. www.mmacmonthly.com


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Elevate Your Expectations By Jeffrey V. Smith ESTES PARK onsumers of fine spirits and anyone interested in Colorado’s booming craft spirits industry are invited to “Elevate Your Expectations,” Oct. 27 from 2-5 p.m., at the new Rocky Mountain Craft Spirits Festival. The main tasting event—which includes live music, food and games— takes place indoors at the Estes Park Event Center, 1125 Rooftop Way, with an optional pre-festival distillery tour at Elkin Distillery and pairing dinner at Latitude 105. Tickets to the main event are $45 for individuals or $80 for a couple. Parking is free and plentiful. The new festival was created by the Town of Estes Park’s Events Division to capitalize on the popularity of regionally-crafted spirits. “Our Whiskey Warmup event in March has been wildly successful, and our team wanted to put together another unique opportunity for guests to sample products from area distillers,” Special Events Coordinator David Hocker said. “While whiskey is really the emphasis in March, the upcoming Spirits Festival is bringing in a wider variety of spirits in order to offer something for everyone’s palate.” Town staff know people in Colorado have “high standards and good taste,” so they are “excited” to bring many of the area’s most talented distillers together to provide an opportunity for guests to see how the craft spirits industry has evolved. “We chose October because the crowds have thinned out, but winter hasn’t arrived yet, making this a perfect time to


head to Estes Park for a daytrip or an overnight,” Hocker said. The indoor event at the Estes Park Event Center includes a souvenir tasting glass to sample products from about 30 different distillers. “Our distiller friends are always happy to educate guests on what makes their products unique, and this is a great opportunity to find out what you really like in a distilled spirit,” Hocker said. Festival guests can also enjoy live music from You Knew Me When and Hunker Down. Food will be available for sample or purchase, and guests can enjoy cornhole, darts, and other games while sampling products and enjoying the party. Latitude 105 at The Ridgeline Hotel presents a pairing dinner the weekend of the event. Join Executive Chef Jacob Tew, Oct. 26, as he presents an outstanding culinary experience featuring pairings with craft spirits by Breckenridge Distillery and Elkins Distillery. A separate ticket is required. Elkins Whisky is the tasting festival’s presenting sponsor, and are offering a behind the scenes tour of their distillery the day of the festival. Arrive at 1 p.m. and take a peek at the processes used to bring you the first and only spirits made legally in Estes Park. A separate ticket is required for the tour and are only available to main event ticket holders. The Town of Estes Park will be providing a free shuttle the day of the event. This service will make stops at a variety of locations around town, including lodging sponsors. Tickets and additional information are available at epspirits.com.









Join volunteer naturalists, Oct. 5, 6:307:15 p.m., to learn about bats of Boulder County, their habits and habitat, importance to humans and how mines provide safe, stable habitats for bats at “Hanging Out With Bats,” at the Nederland Mining Museum, 200 N. Bridge St. bouldercounty.org

The Lyons Redstone Museum, 340 High St., hosts a free History Talk, Oct. 11 from 6:30-8 p.m. LaVern Johnson speaks about the campaign from 1948-1970 to save the Lyons Jr./Sr. High School, and other nearby schools, from being closed during the fun evening of history and learning. lyonsredstonemuseum.com

Lyons Halloween Spooktacular, Oct. 27, at Lyons Elementary School, 338 High St., features activities including music, Bongo the Balloon Man, treats, games and activities leading up to the parade through town at 6 p.m. All are welcome to be apart of the parade. townoflyons.com

The Dunraven Inn, 2470 Hwy. 66 in Estes Park, presents Vintage 2018, a Crossroads Ministry benefit, Oct. 28, 4-7 p.m. The evening includes amazing wines, great food, auction items and a chance to win a $6,000 travel certificate. Tickets are $100 at The Dunraven Inn. crossroadsep.org

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Seek ghosts in ‘haunted’ museum

CENTRAL CITY Spirit Realm Investigative Project conducts a guided paranormal investigation at the Gilpin History Museum, 228 E. First High St., during the Gilpin Historical Society’s 4th Annual Paranormal Night with the Spirits, Oct. 13 and 27 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 per person, or $40 if two or more are purchased, and GHOST extremely limited to ensure an inHUNT timate experience. Door prizes and refreshments are also included. The event is like a Ghost Hunting 101 class and is geared for the novice. Learn about ghost-hunting equipment, metaphysical protection and communication with the spirits. The two-story stone building, built in 1870, served as a school until 1968. Since 1970 it has been home to the Gilpin History Museum. The museum houses collections related to the history of the county from the 1860s to the present. Spirit Realm Investigative Project and its lead investigator and founder LeeAnna Jonas—who is

Gilpin County History Museum in Central City

also a member of the Gilpin County Historical Society and is convinced the museum is indeed haunted—has been featured on the Travel Channel’s Paranormal Challenge U.S.S. Hornet episode and The Biography Channel “My Ghost Story.” Reservations are required. Call the museum at 303-582-5283 and leave a message to reserve your ticket. Visit gilpinhistory.org to learn more.

Visit haunted ‘hot spots’ at Creepy Crawl CENTRAL CITY

Get a taste of Central City’s paranormal activity, Oct. 12-13 and 19-20 at the 10th annual Central City Creepy Crawl. The more than an hour walking tour allows participants to visit offlimits and rarely-seen areas in the city’s 150-year-old historic SPECIAL landmarks. Tickets for hour-long EVENT walking tours are $15 in advance through eventbrite.com or $20 at the door, if available. Tours are led by Gilpin Historical Society guides and feature live reenactments of murders, ghostly encounters and other creepy happenings at haunted hot spots throughout town. All of the stories are based on factual events. Significant walking is involved, including steep hills and stairways. Sturdy shoes and “a healthy spirit” are recommended. Children under 10 are not allowed. Tours begin at 7 p.m. and depart every 20 minutes until 9:40 p.m. Guests must check-in on the

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Visit rarely-seen areas of Central City during the annual Creepy Crawl events, Oct. 12-13 and 19-20.

lower level of Century Casino, 102 Main St. Advance purchase is recommended as tours regularly sell out. Visit gilpinhistory.org or call 303-582-5283 for more information and link to advance ticket sales, which are recommended.

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Expect to see a few “crazies” while trick-or-treating in CCCMonsterville, Oct. 31.

Halloween event ‘serious business’ COAL CREEK CANYON A community of “mountain monsters” in Coal Creek Canyon who love Halloween, offer a special, “old-school” trick-or-treating experience to everyone of all ages in a costume. On Oct. 31 from 5-8 p.m., the 18th Annual CCCMonsterville includes haunted houses, HALLO“crazies” and numerous welcomWEEN ing, decorated homes along and near Camp Eden Road to provide an opportunity to stay in the mountains to trick-or-treat. Participants should expect mountain weather conditions including ice and wind. According to organizers, Halloween in Coal Creek Canyon is “some serious business.” The event takes a lot of work, but delivers “big smiles and major tooth decay.” On the day of the event, watch for signs marking the “Streets of Treats” to visit. This year, for those who don’t have houses on the “Streets of Treats,” there will be a Truck-or-Treat opportunity in specific parking spaces for groups of five to seven vehicles. “Trick out” your trunk in the middle of the trick-or-treating mayhem. Visit CCCMonsterville.com for tips, hints and more information.



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Smash pumpkins at annual event


Scraps to Soil presents its 10th annual Pumpkin Smash, Nov. 3, noon-4 p.m. at the Idaho Springs Ball Fields, 101 East Idaho Springs Road. The free, fun-filled day is designed to recycle pumpkins and bring awareness to composting and other community-minded SPECIAL sustainability solutions in a fun EVENT and engaging setting. Get “hands-on” with numerous techniques for pulverizing pumpkins into pieces including Gallagher mallets, Louisville Sluggers, trebuchet launcher and the Sling Shot. There will be also be food and drink vendors along with a Pumpkin Piñata by Clear Creek County CSU Extension and Fire Authority, Chicken Poo Bingo, Pumpkin Archery, Obstacle Course, Zorb Ball, Blind Bucket Raffle, informational and retail booths, Pumpkin Bowling by Clear Creek Library District, photo booth and more. Scraps-to-Soil holds the Pumpkin SMASH each year after Halloween to explore composting and ways to contribute less to the waste stream. No matter the smash technique, participants will contribute to the “continuance of a communitywide composting crusade.” Bring any spent Jack-

Amtrak Winter Park Express passenger train A wide range of ways to smash pumpkins will be available, Nov. 3, at the 10th annual Pumpkin Smash in Idaho Springs.

o-Lanterns. Pumpkins will also be for sale for $1. The Pumpkin Smash is a volunteer-driven event and help is needed. To volunteer at the event or help with the planning and preparation, e-mail info@scraps-to-soil.org or find Scraps-to-Soil, Neighborhood Compost Club on Facebook. Visit scraps-to-soil.org for additional details.

Gear, ‘spirit’ swaps benefit new foundation Learn to keep bees at introductory class LYONS The Lyons Farmette, 4121 Ute Hwy. in Lyons, hosts an introductory beekeeping class, Oct. 16 from 6-8 p.m., for those interested in starting a hive in 2019. The class is an exploratory into equipment, start-up costs, general beekeeping lingo, and package ordering inforWORKmation. Discover what it takes to beSHOP come a keeper of the bees. Class size is limited and costs $25 each or bring a friend and get two tickets for $40. Class instructor, Grant, has been “getting into the buzz of bees” since the spring of 2013 when he took his first beekeeping class. Since then, he has kept the hives on the Farmette and encouraging others to fall in love with the hard-working honey makers. When he isn’t working the flower fields you can find him watching the bees fly home to the hive. Visit lyonsfarmette.com or e-mail betsy@lyonsfarmette.com to learn more or register. Page 18

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ESTES PARK The Estes Park Mountain Shop hosts its annual Fall Gear Swap along with the first Purple and Silver Bobcat Spirit Swap, Oct. 20. Bring used sporting goods, outdoor gear and apparel to the Estes Park Mountain Shop, 2050 Big Thompson SPECIAL Ave., for the annual Fall Gear EVENT Swap. Make some money and help support the new Estes Park Education Foundation. All useable sports equipment, outdoor gear and apparel in good condition is welcome. You set the price for your items. Gear can be dropped off Friday, 4-7 p.m. or Saturday, 7-7:45 a.m. Sales are cash only. Unsold items must be picked up by noon Saturday or they will be donated to the Elizabeth Guild. This year, in conjunction with Estes Park Mountain Shop’s annual Gear Swap, the Bobcat Booster Club hosts the first Purple and Silver Bobcat Spirit Swap. From 8-10 a.m., exchange past seasons of Bobcat spirit gear and apparel with others. All Bobcat gear for adult and children in good condition is welcome. For more information, visit estesparkmountainshop.com, call 970-586-6548 or e-mail info@estesparkmountainshop.com.

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Ski train tickets on sale for 2019 WINTER PARK Tickets for the Amtrak Winter Park Express passenger train service from Denver Union Station to the slopes of Winter Park Resort are on sale now at Amtrak.com/WinterParkExpress. The 2019 season features a continuation of fares starting at $29 each way and three SKIING additional Friday round-trips. Since 2017, nearly 30,000 customers have enjoyed the service partnership between Amtrak and the resort. The 2019 Amtrak Winter Park Express schedule begins on Friday, Jan. 4, and the train will run each Saturday and Sunday through March 31. The service also includes round-trips on the first two Fridays of each month, Jan. 4 and 11, Feb. 1 and 8, and March 1 and 8. The public can choose from 32 round-trips, an increase from 2018. The reliable, comfortable and scenic ride uses RTD, BNSF Railway and Union Pacific tracks and passes through the historic Moffat Tunnel, avoiding ski traffic on I-70 and U.S. 40. Children ages 2-12 ride for half-fare with each ticketed adult. Amtrak and Winter Park Resort have also made it easy to book group travel by calling 800-USA-1GRP for a package—including lodging— crafted by representatives of the resort and Amtrak. The Amtrak Winter Park Express trains will again depart Denver Union Station at 7 a.m. and arrive at the resort at approximately 9 a.m., leaving Winter Park at 4:30 p.m. to return to Denver at 6:40 p.m. All times Mountain. The station is served by the Denver’s Regional Transportation District’s commuter trains to Denver International Airport, light rail, local or intercity buses, ride-sharing services and taxis. This expanded Winter Park Express service is just one of many improvements at Winter Park Resort for the 2018-19 season, with more than $30 million in capital investments that include a new 10-person gondola, upgraded snowmaking, and much more. The full suite of Ikon or Winter Park passes are on sale now for the lowest prices of the season. Visit winterparkresort.com or call 888-923-7275 to learn more. www.mmacmonthly.com


FOOD & DRINK Fall festival includes local beer, live music

Final farmers market features pumpkins NEDERLAND The final Nederland Farmers Market of the season, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Guercio Field, 200 East St., features a special pumpkin patch. Pumpkins range in price by size, not by weight, so, according to the organizers, “these are the best deals around.” There will also be organic pie pumpkins, just in time for fall baking. Enjoy vendors, live music and more. Visit nederlandfarmersmarket.org or e-mail nederlandfarmersmarket@gmail.com for more details.

ESTES PARK The free Pumpkins & Pilsners Festival, Oct. 13 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. in Bond Park, 170 MacGregor Ave., offers activities and entertainment for all ages. Pick pumpkins, listen to live music and enjoy craft beer. There’s also family games, crafts and a SPECIAL bounce house. The event is the EVENT largest annual fundraiser for nonprofit Families for Estes. Enjoy additional free children’s activities like pony rides from 1-4 p.m., face painting from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., art activity booths, giant lawn games and strider mini-bike course. A pumpkin patch sells pumpkins for $5 each. Sip suds from a souvenir mug featuring brews from the Estes Park Brewery, Rock Cut Brewing and Lumpy Ridge Brewery. Live music from Wendy Colonna, Policulture and Amplified Souls begins at noon. To learn more, visit familiesforestes.org.

Guest chefs create five-course meals ESTES PARK Hosted Friday and Saturday nights at the Stanley Hotel’s The Lodge, Table, A Culinary Journey, is an upscale “pop-up restaurant” featuring resident and guest chefs, wine makers, brewers and distillers changing on a weekly basis. There is one community table-style FINE seating per night with a 6:30 p.m. DINING reception and dinner at 7:00 p.m. Each dinner has a maximum of 20 seats. Five courses with pairings priced accordingly are offered at $95 per person. Reservations are required. Chef Brother Luck of 4 Brother Luck in Colorado Springs is the guest chef, Oct. 12-13. The chef has been working in professional kitchens since the age of 14 and was the winner of Food Network’s “Beat Bobby Flay” where he won the judges over

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with his love of pork. He was also a finalist on Food Network’s “Chopped” where Alex Guarnaschelli called him “a wizard in the plating department.” Originally from San Francisco, Brother Luck has worked in many fine dining kitchens around the world including the Takitei and Kinjhoro Ryokans located in Kanazawa, Japan. He is a graduate of The Art Institute of Phoenix and also a Certified Executive Chef through the American Culinary Federation. Currently the Chef and Owner of Brother Luck Street Eats in Old Colorado City and soon to open 4 by Brother Luck. The chef and his eatery were recently named 2015 “Most Cutting Edge Restaurant” and “Best Local Chef” by The Gazette and Colorado Springs Independent. Reservations are required. Call 970-577-4160 or visit stanleyhotel.com/table-a-culinary-journey. html to learn more.

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Brewery creates anniversary beer NEDERLAND The Very Nice Brewing Company celebrates its six-year anniversary, Oct. 20 from noon-9 p.m. with a special “Flash Mountain Clover” saison anniversary brew and live music by Flash Mountain Flood at 6 p.m. BEER The anniversary beer is the brewery’s latest wild-crafted saison. It utilizes both red and yellow clover wild foraged by The Wild Vitality Homestead. “This will be a unique extremely limited saison experience as it is heavily dependent on the harvest,” Brewer Jeff Green said. “Red Clover imparts a sweet alfalfa essence and Yellow Clover adds a honey like dryness. Both herbs are widely used for their health benefits of which there are too many to list.” The brewery will also tap a session IPA collaboration between Very Nice and Angry James Brewing. It is a light-bodied and light in alcohol. It is generously hopped with Motueka and Mosaic hops giving it a “huge hop forward character” with tons of citrus— especially grapefruit—pineapple and mango. “[It is] very danky and delicious,” Green said. “It will destroy dry mouth of any origin.” Visit verynicebrewing.com or call 303258-3770 for more information.



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Dog Days

Local shelter perfect place to adopt new best friend By Jeffrey V. Smith GILPIN COUNTY or millions of shelter dogs, there’s something special about October. The month brings hope for a better life since it’s both National Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month and Adopta-Dog Month. The commemorations, promoted by American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and American Humane Association respectively, bring attention to the many reasons to rescue a dog from a local shelter, which is the perfect place to find dogs of every type, size, age and personality. When adopting, you’ll be saving a life and improving your own. Each year, 3.9 million dogs enter shelters and an estimated 670,000 of those never find a hero to give them a safe, loving home, and are euthanized. Things are different in Clear Creek and Gilpin counties thanks to Charlie’s Place, 500 W. Dumont Road. The compassionate, no-kill facility acts as both counties’ official animal shelter, and as a “safe haven for any and all animals,” per the wishes of long-time animal lover Helen Buck. In an effort to give back to the animals that had given her immense joy, Buck donated the Blue Ridge Mill Site—one of the only flat pieces of land in the area—to the county for a place to build a shelter. Her land was donated in memory of Charlie, her much-loved and loyal German Shepherd, Charlie. Helen’s vision for Charlie’s Place is for it to be “a no kill-facility to any animals in need of sanctuary.” Charlie’s Place opened in July 2007. Since its opening, hundreds of homeless animals have been adopted and the shelter has stayed true to Helen’s vision through the work of Animal Shelter Manager Sue LeBarron. “This is all I do. I even work at home on it,” she said. “I’m an animal lover and I’m never going to get an opportunity like this again. I personally can make a difference and I can personally save over 20 dogs a month. So, if I can do that, I’m going to do it. It’s better than watching TV. It’s not a typical job… I personally get an adrenaline rush every time a dog is saved. It doesn’t feel like work, the reward to save lives is my payoff.” The shelter takes in any dog in Clear Creek or Gilpin County that “needs to be somewhere” including strays, surrenders, drunk driver and jail holds, aggressive dogs and more. “Any time a dog needs to be held, we do that here and we always give the country priority,” LeBarron said. “If someone wants to surrender their dog, I won’t say no to a county person. I may ask them to wait a week, but I never say no.”


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Benson was rescued by Charlie’s Place from a high-kill shelter in Texas and adopted in Gilpin County.

Charlie’s Place also receives dogs from high-kill shelters in states including Texas and Oklahoma that can be easily placed, and saved, here in Colorado. Depending on space, the most adoptable and healthy dogs LeBarron can find, that are the most threatened with euthanasia are brought in for local adoption. “It’s a balance. If I bring in all the hard luck cases, they are just going to sit here. The only way I can make this work in a county setting is to have movement,” she said. “I try to bring in dogs that people want… I get so many e-mails every single day, it’s not hard to find that.” Many of these dogs that come to Charlie’s Place are hand-picked to be saved and a lot of people work on both ends to make it happen. “It’s a whole chain of people before the pup gets here. By the time they get here they will be healthy,” LeBarron said. “It’s a win win. We try to bring in adoptable dogs to serve our customers, but it really does save lives too. People donate money because they like that.” According to LeBarron, it takes the same amount of staff to care for five dogs as it does for 20 dogs. “That’s why we can do this,” she explained. “We would never be full if we only took the stays or surrenders, we’d have five kennels filled. Why waste this resource when Helen wanted us to save dogs? It’s not a county mandate by any stretch, but Gilpin County wants it to be no-kill and in writing.” Another reason the shelter can do what it does is through the work of volunteers from Friends of Charlie’s Place. They also contribute $40,000 a year for all spay and neuters, above-average medical costs and a dog trainer. When someone adopts a dog from the shelter they not only save a life, they make a difference by helping address the pet overpopulation problem and “keep the cycle going” by creating space for another dog to be saved. Another benefit of a Charlie’s Place adoption is knowing what you’re going to get. “We usually know the dogs and cats,” LeBarron explained. “We are small enough that we get to know these animals. They are not just a number down the aisles. We know who they are. You will get more personalized knowledge of these animals to help you with a better fit. We have a lot less red tape than other shelters do, so we can individualize

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Charlie’s Place Manager Sue LeBarren and Queenie. Photos by Jeffrey V. Smith

things a lot more for people.” Additionally, LeBarron also keeps the website up to date and Facebook alive with stories and pictures. “People study it. They come in here and they know which dog they want to see and have done their homework,” she said. Finding the right fit is important when adopting, according to LeBarron. She said it’s really important to research the breed. “If you’re getting a healer it’s going to be really smart and want to herd things. If you’ve got toddlers or kids on bikes, it might not be the best choice. If you really attracted to huskies, it’s not the best fit if you live in a condo,” she said. Learn more at charliesplaceshelter.org and friendsofcharliesplace.org or call 303-679-2477. Stop in the shelter from noon-4:30 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday to meet an adoptable dog or cat. Most areas of Boulder County are served by the Humane Society of Boulder County, 2323 55th St. in Boulder. It provides shelter and care to more than 7,000 animals each year, with 95 percent of these animals being successfully adopted or reunited with their guardians. Visit boulderhumane.org for information and adoptable animals. In Estes Park, the Estes Park Pet Association is a not-for-profit organization that acts as a local humane society. They facilitate adoptions for stray and abandoned pets—about 75 dogs and 50 cats per year— and see they get needed medical treatment and the love they need. Homeless animals are sheltered at The Estes Park Pet Lodge, 1260 Manford Ave. Visit facebook.com/PetAssociationofEP for information.







BUFFALO RESTAURANT/ WESTBOUND & DOWN 1617 Miner St. • 720-502-3121 • westboundanddown.com

10/10, 10/17 Kind Mountain Band. 6:30 p.m. Free. 10/3, 10/24 Rocker Box. 6:30 p.m. Free.

UNITED CENTER 1440 Colorado Blvd. • 303-567-1771 • unitedcenterinc.com

10/5 FY5 (Finnders & Youngberg). 7 p.m. $18 WEST WINDS TAVERN 1633 Miner St. • 303-567-0982

10/13, 11/10 Brian Parton. 9 p.m. Free. Central City CHARLIE’S BAR 118 Main St.

Thursdays Open Mic Night. 7 p.m. Free. MILE HIGH ROOM @ GRAND Z CASINO 321 Gregory St. • 303-582-0800 • grandzcasinohotel.com

10/5-6, 11/2-3 Jewel & the Rough. 8 p.m. Free. 10/12-13 Parkside. 8 p.m. Free. 10/19 Knot Rock. 8 p.m. Free. 10/20 Rick Lewis Project. 8 p.m. Free. 10/26-27 Walker Williams Band. 8 p.m. Free. Black Hawk BAR 8042 @ AMERISTAR CASINO 11 Richman St. • ameristar.com/black-hawk

11/9-10 DJ Chonz. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Fridays, Saturdays Live DJ. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. STAGE BAR @ MONARCH CASINO 488 Main St. • monarchblackhawk.com

10/5-6 The Boomers. 5-10 p.m. Free. 10/5-6 Live Music. 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. Free. 10/12-13 The JV3. 5-10 p.m. Free. 10/12-13 Midnight Party Machine. 10:30 p.m.2:30 a.m. Free. 10/19-20 Steve Thomas Band. 5-10 p.m. Free. 10/19-20 Live Music. 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. Free. 10/26-27 Live Music. 5-10 p.m. Free. 10/26-27 Dotsero. 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. Free. Coal Creek Canyon CCCIA COMMUNITY CENTER 31528 Hwy. 72, Coal Creek Canyon • coalcreekcanyon.org

10/27 Heartstring Hunters & Humbird. 7 p.m. $. Nederland THE BRANDING IRON 35 E. 1st St. • 303-258-0649 • thebrandingiron.space

Thursdays Open Pick. 6-9 p.m. Free.

THE CARIBOU ROOM 55 Indian Peaks Dr. • 303-258-3637 • thecaribouroom.com

10/6 Nederland Food Pantry Benefit w/Dango Rose Project, Jules Schroeder. 6-11 p.m. $20. 10/20 New Orleans Suspects, The Jauntee. 9 p.m. $15. 10/27 Nederland Witches Ball w/Banshee Tree, Madame Kenzington. 8 p.m. $. 11/2 Donna the Buffalo, Raye Zaragoza. 9 p.m. $18-$20


NED’S 121 N. Jefferson St. • www.facebook.com/eatatneds

GOLD HILL STORE & PUB 531 Main St., Gold Hill • 303-443-7724 • goldhillstore.com


JAMESTOWN MERCANTILE 108 Main St. • 303-442-5847 • Jamestownmercantile.com

10/31 Powerlung Rangers. TBA. $. Sundays Samba Jazz Night with The Ned Trio. 6 -9 p.m. Free.

10/6 at Caribou Room. 6-11 p.m. $20. 55 Indian Peaks Dr. nederlandfoodpantry.org PIONEER INN 15 E. 1st St. • 303-258-7733 • PioneerInnNederland.net

10/5 What About Jim. 10 p.m. -1 a.m. Free. 10/12 Batiste & Young. 10 p.m. -1 a.m. Free. 10/20 Shaun Peace Band. 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Free. 10/27 Punk Halloween w/dRink dRank pUnk, LeftOver Sermon. 10 p.m. Free. 11/3 Back Stabbath. 10 p.m. -1 a.m. Free. Tuesdays Open Mic. 9 p.m. Free. Wednesdays Blues Night. 10 p.m. -1 a.m. Free. Thursdays Open Jam w/members of Electric Toast. 10 p.m. -1 a.m. Free. SALTO COFFEE WORKS/CLOCK TOWER COLLECTIVE 112 E. 2nd St. • 303-258.3537 • saltocoffeeworks.com

10/5 First Friday: Artist Amy Smith w/Austin Quattlebaum. 5-9 p.m. Free. 10/12 Ska Brewing Tap Takeover w/Pro-Leisure. 59 p.m. Free. 11/2 First Friday: Artist Ali Sugarman w/Aural Elixir. 5-9 p.m. Free. VERY NICE BREWING 20 Lakeview Dr. • 303-258-3770 • verynicebrewing.com

10/5 Ravin’Wolf. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/6 Eric Stone. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/11 Open Mic. 7-9 p.m. Free. 10/12 Bo DePena. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/13 Jay Stott. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/14 Kirk Margoles. 5-7 p.m. Free. 10/18 Celtic Session. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/19 Uncle Barnaby. 6-8 p.m. Free. 10/20 6th Anniversary Celebration w/Flash Mountain Flood. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/21 Aural Elixir. 5-7 p.m. Free. 10/27 Carl Hager. 6-8 p.m. Free. Wednesdays Vinyl Night. 6 p.m. Free. Four Mile Canyon SALINA SCHOOLHOUSE 175 Gold Run Road • salinaschool.blogspot.com

10/6 FY5. 7:30 p.m. $. Gold Hill

GOLD HILL INN 401 Main St. • 303-443-6475 • goldhillinn.com

10/5 The Deer. 9 p.m. $10. 10/7 Tribute to Tom Petty to benefit Tru Community Care Hospice. 7:30 p.m. $12. 10/12 The Sweet Lillies 9 p.m. $10 Cover 10/14 Laurie Dameron - 5-7 p.m. Free. 10/14 Branson Anderson 7:30 p.m. Free. 10/19 Turkey Foot 9 p.m. $10 10/21 FY5 7:30 p.m. $10

10/6 Cody Sisters. 3-5 p.m. $. 10/13 Mike & Bonnie Coats. Noon-2 p.m. Free. Jamestown

10/4 Les Amis. 8 p.m. Free. 10/5 Andrew Patrick Wynne & Steve Hull. 6 p.m. Free. 10/6 The Hop Jam. 8 p.m. Free. 10/11 Dave Tamkin Duo. 8 p.m. Free. 10/12 Kristina Murray. 6 p.m. Free. 10/18 David Burchfield Band. 8 p.m. Free. 10/19 Jenn Cleary. 6 p.m. Free. 10/20 Back Stabbath. 8 p.m. Free. 10/25 Idlewhile. 8 p.m. Free. 11/2 Tim Ostdiek. 6 p.m. Free. 11/3 Parkin’ Lot. 8 p.m. Free. 11/9 John Common Superheart. 6 p.m. Free. Allenspark THE OLD GALLERY 14863 Hwy. 7 • 303 747 2906 • theoldgallery.org

10/27 Songwriters in the Round: Women in Song. 7-9 p.m. $15. 11/7 Takács String Quartet. 2:30 p.m. $38. 11/17 Songwriters in the Round: Constellation Collective. 7-9 p.m. $15. 11/25 The Songs of Gordon Lightfoot w/Brad Fitch. 7-8 p.m. $10. Lyons OSKAR BLUES GRILL & BREW 303 Main St. • 303-823-6685 • oskarbluesfooderies.com/ grill-and-brew

10/5 Lonesome Days. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $5 10/6 Joe Kuckla & Irons in the Fire. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $5 10/12 300 Days. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $5 10/13 Kristina Murray Album Release Party. 8:3011:30 p.m. $5 10/19 Katie Glassman and Snapshot. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $ 10/20 The Ginny Mules. 8:30-11:30 p.m. $5 10/27 Halden Wofford & the Hi*Beams. 8:3011:30 p.m. $5 Tuesdays Bluegrass Jam. 7-10 p.m. Free. PIZZA BAR 66 430 Main St. • 303-823-6262 • pizzabar66.com

10/5, 10/26, 11/2 Karaoke, 9:30 p.m. Free. RAVE TO THE GRAVE FUNDRASIER W/ ARTHUR LEE LAND, GOGO LAB

10/26 at Wildflower Pavilion. 7 p.m. Donations. 500 W. Main St. leaflyons.org ROGERS HALL/HIGH STREET CONCERTS 400 High St. • 303-823-6433 • highstreetconcerts.com

10/13 Laurie Lewis & Nina Gerber, Follow the Fox. 8 p.m. $. THE STONE CUP 442 High St. • 303-823-2345 • thestonecup.com

10/6 Antonio Lopez. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. 10/6 Miriam McQueen. 12:30 p.m. Free. 10/7 Jill Cohn. 10:30 a.m. Free. 10/13 Harmony & Brad. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. 10/14 Dahlby & Nadine. 10 a.m.-noon. Free.

10/14 A Human Named David. 12:30 p.m. Free. 10/20 Mike Heuer. 10 a.m.-noon. $40. 10/21 Billy Shaddox. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. 10/27 Ben Knighten. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. 10/28 Finding Phoenix. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Estes Park THE BARREL CRAFT BEER, WINE & SPIRITS GARDEN 251 Moraine Ave., Estes Park • TheBarrel.beer

10/4 Elise Fair. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/5 Jenn Cleary & Mad Dog Friedman. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/6 Drifting West. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/11 Romero Unplugged. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/12 Wendhaven. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/13 Clandestine Amigo Trio. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/18 Tyler T. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/19 Bo DePeña. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/20 What About Jim. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/25 Jon Pickett. 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/26 Ain’t From Here 6-9 p.m. Free. 10/27 Tyler T & Common Clay. 6-9 p.m. Free. BIRD & JIM RESTAURANT 915 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-9832 • birdandjim.com

10/4 1st Anniversary Party w/Jazz Trio. 4-8 p.m. $. COUSIN PATS PUB & GRILL 451 S. St. Vrain. • 970-586-7287 • cousinpatspubandgrill.com

10/13 Mountain Town Trio. 7-10 p.m. Free.

EARTHWOOD COLLECTIONS 141 E. Elkhorn Ave. • 970-577-8100 • earthwoodgalleries.com

10/5 First Friday Art Celebration w/Max Wagner & Stu MacAskie. 5-8 p.m. Free. LONIGANS PUB 110 West Elkhorn Ave. • 970-586-4346 • lonigans.com

Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays Karaoke Night. 9 p.m. Free. NICKY’S STEAKHOUSE PIANO BAR 1350 Fall River • 970-586-5376 • nickyssteakhouse.com

Fridays, Saturdays Tim McLemore. 6-9 p.m. Free. THE OTHER SIDE RESTAURANT 900 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-2171 • theotherside.rest

Fridays, Saturdays Dempsey/Fox Duo. 5-8 p.m. Free. Sundays Joseph Lingenfelter. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. ROCK INN MOUNTAIN TAVERN 1675 Hwy. 66 • 970-586-4116 • rockinnestes.com

10/4, 10/11, 10/24 Geoff Clark. 6 p.m. Free. 10/5, 10/27 KC Groves Acoustic Duo. 6 p.m. Free. 10/7 Jon Pickett. 5 p.m. Free. 10/14 Neal Whitlock. 5 p.m. Free. 10/18, 10/25 Open Blue Grass Jam. 6 p.m. Free. 10/19 Jon Pickett. 6 p.m. Free. 10/20, 11/10 Andrew Wynne. 6 p.m. Free. 10/21 Sean Flynn. 5 p.m. Free. 10/26 Cassie Vendengna. 6 p.m. Free. 10/28 Follow the Fox. 5 p.m. Free. THE SLAB PUB 116 East Elkhorn Ave., Estes Park • theslab.pub

10/1, 10/22 David Henning. 1-5 p.m. Free. 10/5, 10/15, 10/19, 10/26 Bill Taylor. 1-5 p.m. Free. 10/6, 10/20 Justin Faye. Noon-3 p.m. Free. 10/6 Gregg Green. 4-7 p.m. Free.

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MOJITO CREEK 365 S. Beaver Creek Road • 970-302-0606 • mojitocreek.com

10/7 Wendhaven Duo. 2-6 p.m. Free. 10/8, 10/29 Dempsey/Fox Duo. Noon-3 p.m. Free. 10/12, 10/21 Gregg Green. 1-5 p.m. Free. 10/13 Stevey Ertl. Noon-3 p.m. Free. 10/13, 10/27 Justin Faye. 4-7 p.m. Free. 10/14 Wendhaven Duo. 2-5 p.m. 10/20 Stevey Ertl. 4-7 p.m. Free. 10/27 Gregg Green. Noon-3 p.m. Free. 10/28 Dempsey/Fox Duo. 1-4 p.m. Free. SNOWY PEAKS WINERY LOUNGE 292 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-2099 • snowypeakswinery.com

10/5 Jameson Duo. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Free. 10/12 John Mieras. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Free.

THE STANLEY HOTEL 333 Wonderview Ave. • 970-577-4000 • stanleylive.com

10/20 The Shining Ball. $149. 10/27 Masquerade Ball: ‘Thriller Night.’ $119. 11/2-3 Three Dog Night. 7-11 p.m. $84.50-$139. 11/16-17 Devotchka. 7:30-11 p.m. $. 12/28-29 Big Head Todd and the Monsters. $75. WATERFRONT GRILL @ ESTES PARK RESORT 1700 Big Thompson Ave. • theestesparkresort.com

Thursdays Dempsey Fox Duo. 6-9 p.m. Free. Saturdays David Berg Piano & Song. 6-9 p.m. Free. WHEEL BAR Elkhorn • 970-586-9381 • thewheelbar.com

Tuesdays Lip Sync Battle. 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m., Free.

10/4-7 Jamie Dougherty Weekend. 11 a.m-3 p.m. $315. 11/1 Mixed Media Open Weekend Retreat 10 a.m-4 p.m. SOLD OUT. POTTERY CLASS: POTS & FOOD 250 Norton Dr. • 303-582-1453 • gilpinrecreation.com

Wednesdays 10/10-11/28 at Gilpin County Community Center. 9:30 a.m.-noon. $120-$140. Saturdays 10/13-12/1 at Gilpin County Community Center. 9:30 a.m.-noon. $$120-$140. POTTERY CLASS: SETS

Thursdays 10/4-11/15 at Gilpin County Community Center. 5:30-8 p.m. $60-$70. 250 Norton Dr., Black Hawk. 303-582-1453. gilpinrecreation.com STITCHERS GET-TOGETHER

10/4, 10/18, 11/1, 11/15 at Gilpin County Community Center. 8:30 a.m.-noon. Free-$5. 250 Norton Dr. . 303-582-1453. gilpinrecreation.com Coal Creek Canyon ARTISANS HOLIDAY SALE – MEET-THEARTIST WINE & CHEESE

11/16 atCCCIA Community Hall. 6-9 p.m. Free. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303-642-0289. cccparkandrec.org ARTISANS HOLIDAY SALE

11/17 atCCCIA Community Hall. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303-642-0289. cccparkandrec.org COAL CREEK CANYON NEEDLERS

10/10, 10/24 at Coal Creek Coffee. 6-8 p.m. Free. 30509 Hwy. 72. coalcreekcoffeeshop.com Nederland NEDKNITS


11/4-5 at YMCA of the Rockies Hempel Theatre. 24 p.m./7-9 p.m. fineartsguild.org CLASSICAL MUSIC Allenspark THE OLD GALLERY

14863 Hwy. 7 • 303 747 2906 • theoldgallery.org 10/7 Takács String Quartet. 2:30 p.m. $38. Estes Park NICKY’S STEAKHOUSE PIANO BAR 1350 Fall River • 970-586-5376 • nickyssteakhouse.com

Fridays, Saturdays Tim McLemore. 6-9 p.m. Free.


10/20 at Nederland Community Library. 3-4:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 200 Hwy. 72 N. 303-2581101. nederland.colibraries.org Allenspark COURAGEOUS CREATORS OPEN ART GROUP

10/11, 10/25, 11/8, 11/29 at The Old Gallery. 2-4:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 14863 Hwy. 7. theoldgallery.org STITCH ‘N RIPPERS QUILTERS

Mondays at New Covenant Church. 1-5 p.m. Free. 1423 C.R. 84. 303-747-2593. newcovenantchurchap.com/stitch-n-ripper WARPED WEAVERS

Tuesdays at Kelley House. 8:30 a.m. Free. 18720 Hwy. 7. hilltopguild.com Lyons ART-4-ART TRADING CARDS


10/22 at Idaho Springs Library. 5:30 p.m. Free. 219 14th Ave. 303-567-2020. clearcreeklibrary.org Golden Gate Canyon HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR

11/10 at Golden Gate Grange. 9-4 p.m. Free. 25201 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-273-9516. goldengategrange.com Page 24

10/11, 11/8, 12/13 at Nederland Community Library, 1-3 p.m. Free. nederlandareaseniors.org

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10/20 at Lyons Regional Library. 12:30-1:30 p.m. Free. 405 Main St. 303-823-5165. lyons.colibraries.org FALL ART CLASSES 50+

10/17, 11/14 at Walt Self Senior Building. 9:1511:15 a.m. Free. 335 Railroad Ave. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com LEATHERCRAFT WORKSHOP SERIES: LEATHER BRACELET OR CHOKER NECKLACE

10/10 at HJB Designs. 3-4:30 p.m. $20 w/registration. 346 Main St. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com

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11/14 at HJB Designs. 3-4:30 p.m. $30 w/registration. 346 Main St. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com LEATHERCRAFT WORKSHOP SERIES: GLASS ETCHING

12/12 at HJB Designs. 3-4:30 p.m. $20 w/registration. 346 Main St. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com LYONS QUILTING 42 E Main St. • 303-823-6067 • lyonsquilting.com

10/3 Sharpen Your Piecing Skills. 1 p.m. $100. 10/5 Gypsy Wife Quilt A Long. 1 a.m. $180. 10/6 Labyrinth. 10 a.m. $65. 10/9 Open Sewing. 10 a.m. $10. 10/11 Chic Picnic. 10 a.m. $50. 10/12 Quiltworx Star Series. 10 a.m. $100. 10/13 Violet Craft Large Scale Paper Piecing. 10 a.m. $50. 10/14 Quilt As Desired Divide & Conquer. 1:30 p.m. $50. 10/18 Picky Piecing. 10 a.m. $50. 10/19 Winter Traditions. 10 a.m. $150 10/21 Rock Candy Table Topper. 1:30 p.m. $25 10/27 Animal Portraits. 10 a.m. $90. 10/28 Ditty Bag. 1:30 p.m. $25. 11/3 Tuffet. 10 a.m. $90. 11/4 Fold N Stitch Wreath. 1:30 p.m. $25. 11/8 Sew Together Bag. 10 a.m. $35. 11/9 Animal Portrait Finishing Class. 10 a.m. $60. 11/15 Catch All Caddy. 10 a.m. $40. 11/17 Quiltworx Bootcamp. 10 a.m. $30. 11/29 Open Sewing. 10 a.m. $10. 11/30 Rulerwork Free Motion Quilting. 10 a.m. $50. Estes Park CRAFT JAM: LIGHT UP TRICK-OR-TREAK TOTE BAG

10/17 at Estes Valley Library. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-5868116. estesvalleylibrary.org ZOMBIE MAKE-UP DROP-IN

10/31 at Estes Valley Library. 4-7 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-8116. estesvalleylibrary.org ESTES VALLEY QUILT GUILD

10/10, 11/14 at Good Samaritan Village. 6:30 p.m. $10-$35. Free. 1901 Ptarmigan Trail. 10/25, 12/6 at Makerspace in Estes Valley Library. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. 970-586-4209. evqg. blogspot.com ESTES PARK AREA WEAVERS GUILD

Wednesdays Fiber project social time at The Weavers Attic in Old Church Shops. 1 p.m. Free. Sundays, Wednesdays, Saturdays Weaving Demonstrations at The Weavers Attic in Old Church Shops. 1-3 p.m. Free. 157 W Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-2978. ESTES VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 660 Community Dr. • 970-586-8191 • evrpd.com

Mondays Arts & Crafts. 9 a.m.-noon. $.

THE STITCHIN’ DEN 165 Virginia Dr. • 970-577-8210 • thestitchinden.com

10/13, 11/10 Mad Hatters Series. 1-3 p.m. $. 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 1/6/19, 1/20/19 Building Blocks Class. 10 a.m.-noon. $240 10/14, 10/28, 11/11 Hoodie Class. 1-3 p.m. $100. 10/11, 11/8 Beginning Quilting. 1-3 p.m. $20. 10/11, 10/25 Beginning Crochet. 1-3 p.m. $20. 10/27 Building in Lace Shawl Class. 10 a.m.-noon. $60

10/27 Building in Lace Class. 2-4 p.m. $60 10/25, 11/22 Quilting Beyond Basics. 1-3 p.m. $20. 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 1/6/19, 1/20/19 Building Blocks Class. 10 a.m.-noon. $240 TRAIL RIDGE QUILTERS

Tuesdays Estes Park Medical Center. 1 p.m. Free. 555 Prospect Ave. 970-324-7805. @TrailRidgeQuilters TREASURE TABLES ARTS & CRAFTS SALE

10/13 at Estes Park Events Complex. 9 a.m.4 p.m. Free. 1125 Rooftop Way. 970-231-5434. estesparkpeo.org DANCE & FASHION Idaho Springs MIDDLE EASTERN BELLY DANCE – BEGINNER

Wednesdays 10/3-11/28 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 6:05-7:05 p.m. $70. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com MIDDLE EASTERN BELLY DANCE – EXPERIENCED

Wednesdays 10/3-11/28 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 7:15-8:15 p.m. $70. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com NYC DANCE ADULT CLASSES 1639 Miner St • 323-217-8636 • NYCDanceColorado.com

Mondays Adult Hip Hop. 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays Adult Special Needs. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays Advanced Technique. 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays Adult Cabaret/Jazz. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays Adult Tap. 6 p.m. Thursdays Creative Body Imaging. 7:30 p.m. SQUARE DANCE - BEGINNER

Mondays at Clear Creek Recreation Center. Free. 5:30-6:30 p.m. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com SQUARE DANCE - MAINSTREAM

Mondays at Clear Creek Recreation Center. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com Golden Gate Canyon LINE DANCING LESSONS

10/12, 11/16, 12/14 at Golden Gate Grange 79 p.m. 25201 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-2739516. goldengategrange.com Nederland INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCING

Mondays at Nederland Community Center. 7-9 p.m. $5. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-748-8405. nederlandcommunitycenter.org PLANET MOTION DANCE

Wednesdays at Nederland Community Center. 67 p.m. $12. 750 Hwy. 72. 720-273-8399. nederlandco.org/community-center Fourmile Canyon SO, WE KNOW WE CAN DANCE

10/7 at Salina School House. 4-5:30 p.m. $12. 536 Gold Run Road. soweknowwecandance.com Sunshine Canyon THE STARHOUSE 3476 Sunshine Canyon • 303-245-8452 • thestarhouse.net

10/13 Dances of Universal Peace. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $15. 10/18 Sacred Ecstatic Dance. 7-9:30 p.m. $12-$15. Lyons LYONS COSTUME CATWALK

10/6 at Mayama Movement Studio. 625 4th Ave. 720-245-5448. mayamastudio.com




11/3 at Oskar Blues Grill & Brew. 303 Main St. 710 p.m. $5-$10. Estes Park DANCES OF UNIVERSAL PEACE

10/20, 11/17 at Estes Park Yoga. 4-6 p.m. $10. 145 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-3254. estesparkyoga.com FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY Idaho Springs DIVE-IN MOVIES

10/20, 11/24, 12/14 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 6 p.m. $. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com MOVIE NIGHT: “PARANORMAN”

10/12 at Idaho Springs Library. 5 p.m. Free. 219 14th Ave. 303-569-2403. clearcreeklibrary.org Gilpin MARY BETH SHERROD PHOTOGRAPHY

Tuesdays-Saturdays through 11/3 at Gilpin County Public Library. Free. 9 a.m. Free. 15131 Hwy. 119. 303-582-0161. gilpinlibrary.org Nederland

BACKDOOR THEATRE 750 Hwy. 72 • 303-258-0188 • thebackdoortheatre.org

Fridays-Saturdays Feature Film Screening, 7 p.m. $3-$6. thebackdoortheatre.org Allenspark THE OLD GALLERY 14863 Hwy. 7 • 303 747 2906 • theoldgallery.org

10/12, 11/9, 11/30 Friday Movie Night. 7-9 p.m. $10. 10/26 Friday Movie Night: “Coco.” 7-9 p.m. $10. Estes Park CELL PHONE PHOTOGRAPHY

11/3 at Estes Valley Library 1-2 p.m. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-8116. estesvalleylibrary.org HISTORIC PARK THEATRE 130 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-8904 • historicparktheatre.com

10/13 Ghost Towns of the America West Lecture & Movie. 5:30 p.m. $. Mondays-Sundays Feature Film Screenings. Various Times. $. ‘MY ESTES PARK: THROUGH THE LENS’


10/8, 11/12 Washington Hall Gallery. 6 p.m. Free. 117 Eureka St. 303-582-5952. gilpinarts.org Coal Creek Canyon WATERCOLOR PAINTING CLASS

Thursdays Kathy Bremers class at CCCIA Community Hall. 9:30 a.m.-noon. $15. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303815-3255. cccparkandrec.org Nederland ART AT THE CENTER SHOW & RECEPTION

10/4 at Nederland Community Center. 5-7 p.m. $. 750 Hwy. 72 N. 303-619-0804. nederlandcommunitycenter.org SALTO COFFEE WORKS/CLOCK TOWER COLLECTIVE 112 E. 2nd St. • 303-258.3537 • saltocoffeeworks.com

10/5 First Friday: Artist Amy Smith w/Austin Quattlebaum. 5-9 p.m. Free. 10/12 Ska Brewing Tap Takeover w/Pro-Leisure. 59 p.m. Free. 11/2 First Friday: Artist Ali Sugarman w/Auriel Elixir. 5-9 p.m. Free. Ward ‘GOLD RUSH’ FALL SHOW

through 10/28 at The Glass Tipi Gallery. 10 a.m.4 p.m. Free. 55 Utica St. 303-459-0376. theglasstipigallery.com Lyons HEARTSONG WORLD MUSIC & ART CLASS

10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 at Walt Self Building. 10:30-11:15 a.m. $8. 335 Railroad Ave. 303-8238250. townoflyons.com LYONS TOWN HALL FOUR SEASONS COMMUNITY ART SHOW 432 5th Ave., Lyons • 303-823-6622 • lyonscolorado.com

through 10/5 “Summer Show” Exhibit. 9 a.m.4 p.m. Free. 10/5-1/4/19 “Autumn Show” Exhibit. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Estes Park ART CENTER OF ESTES PARK 517 Big Thompson Ave. • 970-586-5882 • artcenterofestes.com

10/2-7, 10/9-14, 10/16-19 at Estes Park Museum. 10 am.-4 p.m. Free. 200 4th St. 970-586-6256. estes.org/museum

10/5 “2D Potpourri” Exhibit Reception. 5-7 p.m. Free. 11/16 “Family Portraits: My Wild Brothers & Sisters” Exhibit Reception. 5-7 p.m. Free.



10/27 at Estes Park Mountain Shop. 7-9 p.m. 2050 Big Thompson Ave. $. REEL MOUNTAIN THEATRE 543 Big Thompson Ave. • 970-586-4227 • reelmountain.com

11/8 “The Post.” 7-9:30 p.m. Free w/registration. Mondays-Sundays Feature Film Screenings. Various Times. $. WARREN MILLER’S “FACE OF WINTER”

11/2-3 at Estes Park Mountain Shop. 7-9 p.m. 2050 Big Thompson Ave. $15. FINE ART & GALLERY EVENTS Central City GILPIN ARTS WASHINGTON HALL 117 Eureka St. • 303-582-5952 • gilpinarts.org

Fridays-Sundays through 10/28 Central City Plein Air Festival Exhibit. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Fridays-Sundays 11/23-12/22 Gilpin Arts Holiday Show 2018. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free.


10/1-5 at YMCA of the Rockies. 8 a.m. $. 2515 Tunnel Road. 218-331-1706. artfusionevent.com FIRST FRIDAY ART CELEBRATION

10/5, 11/2 Artist Meet-and-Greet w/Musicians Max Wagner & Stu MacAskie at Earthwood Collections. 5-8 p.m. Free. 141 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-577-8100. earthwoodgalleries.com FIRST FRIDAY! ART GROOVE ART GALLERY WALK

10/5, 11/2 at various locations. 5-8 p.m. Free. estesartsdistrict.org GALLERY OPENING OF “PORTRAITS OF ABILITY: STORIES OF INDEPENDENCE & INSPIRATION”

10/12 Estes Valley Community Center. 5-7 p.m. Free. 660 Community Dr. 970-586-8191. evrpd.com


ARGO GOLD MILL & TUNNEL 2350 Riverside Dr. • 303-567-2421 • historicargotours.com


THE UNDERHILL MUSEUM 1414 Miner St. • 303-567-4709 • historicidahosprings.com

10/10 at The Barrel. 5:30-7:30 p.m. 251 Moraine Ave. $. thebarrel.beer

10/5, 11/2 at Aspen & Evergreen Gallery. 5-8 p.m. 356 E. Elkhorn. 970-586-4355. aspenandevergreen.com SIP & PAINT CLASS

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays Murphy’s Resort. 6-7 p.m. $45. 1650 Big Thompson Ave. 970-480-2955. murphysresort.com STANLEY HOTEL HOLIDAY ART MARKET

11/17 at Stanley Hotel. TBA. manyacrone@aol.com LITERARY EVENTS & BOOK CLUBS Idaho Springs IDAHO SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY 219 14th St. • 303-567-9200 • clearcreeklibrary.org

10/15 Book Group. 7 p.m. Free. 10/31 Halloween Book Fest. 5 p.m. Free. Gilpin County

GILPIN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY 15131 Hwy. 119 • 303-582-5777 • gilpinlibrary.org

10/12-13 Book & Sake Sale. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Coal Creek Canyon COAL CREEK BOOK CLUB

10/4, 11/1 at Coal Creek Coffee. 6:30 p.m. Free. 30509 Hwy. 72. www.coalcreekcoffeeshop.com Nederland HARRY POTTER EXPERIENCE: 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SORCERER’S STONE

11/10 at Nederland Community Library. 4-6 p.m. Free w/registration. 200 Hwy. 72 N. 303-2581101. nederland.colibraries.org UPCYCLED BOOK CRAFTS

10/20 at Nederland Community Library. 3-4:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 200 Hwy. 72 N. 303-2581101. nederland.colibraries.org Lyons ACTIVE ADULT 50+ BOOK CLUB

10/18 at Walt Self Center. 12:30-1:30 p.m. Free. 355 Railroad Ave. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com ALL AGES STORYTIME & CRAFT

Wednesdays at Lyons Regional Library. 10:30 a.m. Free. 405 Main St. 303-823-5165. lyonsregionallibrary.org Estes Park ESTES VALLEY LIBRARY 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. • 970-586-8116 • estesvalleylibrary.org

10/12 Book Discussion: Why Won’t You Apologize? 3-5 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/22 Great Beginnings in Mystery: “Depth of Winter.” 6:30-8 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/30 Reading is Doctor Recommended: “Crazy Sexy Cancer.” 7-8:30 p.m. Free w/registration. FALL USED BOOK SALE

10/6 At Estes Valley Library. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-619-0392. estesvalleylibrary.org MUSEUMS & HISTORIC SITES Idaho Springs

Daily Museum & Tours. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $16-$23. Saturdays-Sundays Museum Open. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Central City GILPIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY TOURS 117 Eureka St. • 303-582-5283 • www.gilpinhistory.org

Tuesdays-Sundays at Historic Teller House. 10 a.m.4 p.m. $5-$6. Tuesdays-Sundays at Central City Opera House. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $5-$6. Tuesdays-Sundays at Thomas House Museum. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $5-$6. Nederland NEDERLAND MINING MUSEUM 200 N. Bridge St. • bouldercounty.org/open-space

10/6 Hard Rock Mining Tour. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/5 Hanging Out with Bats. 6:30-7:15 p.m. Free. 10/12 Evening at the Museum. 7-8 p.m. Free 10/27 Gold Panning. Noon-2 p.m. Free. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays through 10/28 Museum Open. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays through 10/28 “Hard Rock Ming, Hard Work” Presentation. 2 p.m. Free. Fourmile Canyon VISIT THE ASSAY MUSEUM

10/20 at James F. Bailey Assay Office Museum. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. 6352 Fourmile Canyon Dr. bouldercounty.org Lyons LYONS REDSTONE MUSEUM 340 High St. • 303-823-5271 • lyonsredstonemuseum.com

10/11 History Talk: “Saving Lyons Jr.-Sr. High School.” 6:30-8 p.m. Donations. Estes Park ENOS MILLS CABIN MUSEUM 6760 Hwy. 7 • 970-586-4706 • enosmills.com

Daily Museum Open by Appointment. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $10-$20. ESTES PARK MUSEUM 200 4th St. • 970-586-6256 • estes.org/museum

through 10/31 “My Estes Park: Through the Lens” Exhibit. Free. Tuesdays-Saturdays Museum Open. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Sundays Museum Open. 1-4 p.m. Free. THEATER & STAGE Gilpin County PEAK TO PEAK CHORALE HOLIDAY PERFORMANCE REHEARSALS

Wednesdays through 11/28 at Gilpin County Library. 7-9 p.m. Free. Gold Hill MURDER MYSTERY DINNER

10/12-13, 10/20, 10/26 at Bluebird Lodge. 7 p.m. $65. 303-443-6461. goldhillinn.com/murder.html

VISITOR CENTER HERITAGE MUSEUM 2060 Miner St. • 303-567-4382 • historicidahosprings.com

Mondays-Sundays Museum Open. Free.

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11/2-4 at Romantic RiverSong. 6 p.m. $. 1766 Lower Broadview. 970-586-4666. romanticriversong.com OBJECTIVITY DANCE THEATER

10/13-14 at Estes Park High School. 7-8:45 p.m./23:45 p.m. $10-$15. 1600 Manford Ave. 970-6691509. fineartsguild.org WRITING Nederland NEDERLAND AREA SENIORS WRITING SKILLS GROUP

10/1, 10/15, 11/5, 11/19 at Nederland Community Library. 1p.m. Free. 303-258-0799. nederlandareaseniors.org NEDERLAND AREA SENIORS WRITING LIFE STORIES GROUP

10/10, 10/24, 11/14, 11/21 at Nederland Community Library. 1 p.m. Free. 303-258-0799. nederlandareaseniors.org Lyons WORD BY WORD JOURNEYS WRITERS ROUNDTABLE

10/28 at Western Stars Gallery. 2-4 p.m. 160 E. Main St. 917-774-3538. westernstarsgallerystudio.com WORD WEDNESDAYS W/KAYANN SHORT

10/3 at Lyons Regional Library. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. 405 Main St. 303-823-5165. lyonsregionallibrary.org


Nederland BRUNCH

Sundays at Rocky Mountain Oyster Bar. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $. 35 E 1st St. 303-258-1100. rockymountainoysterbar.com MOUNTAIN MIDLIFE SOCIAL BRUNCH

10/14 at Nederland Community Center. 11 a.m. $5$10 w/registration. 750 Hwy. 72 N. 303-258-0799. meetup.com/Mountain-MidLife-Social-Group OPEN HOUSE & PANCAKE BREAKFAST

10/21 at Fire Station 1. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Free. 901 N. Saint Vrain Ave. estesvalleyfire.org Lyons WEEKEND BRUNCH

Saturdays, Sundays at The Stone Cup. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. $. 442 High St. 303-823-2345. thestonecup.com Estes Park THE OTHER SIDE RESTAURANT 900 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-2171 • theotherside.rest

Sundays Champagne Brunch. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. $. SUNDAY BRUNCH

Sundays at Sweet Basilico, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. $. 430 Prospect Village Dr. 970-586-3899. sweetbasilico.com BEER, WINE & SPIRITS TASTINGS Gilpin County UNDERGROUND LIQUOR 15107 Hwy. 119 • 303-582-6034 • undergroundliquorstore.com

10/13, 10/27, 11/10 Tasting Event. 3 p.m. Free. Rollinsville MID COUNTY LIQUORS 17218 Hwy. 119, Black Hawk • 303-642-7686

10/13 Pug Ryans Brewing Company. 2-5:30 p.m. Free. 10/27 Hard Cider. 2-5:30 p.m. Free. 11/3 Bloody Mary Party. 2-5:30 p.m. Free. 11/17 Cordials. 2-5:30 p.m. Free. Nederland WINE & BEER TASTINGS

Fridays Peak Wine & Spirits. 4 p.m. Free. 150 N. Jefferson St. 303-258-1595. peakwineandspirits.com Lyons WHISKEY WEDNESDAYS


Wednesdays at Pizza Bar 66. 11 a.m.-close. $5. 430 Main St. 303-823-6262. pizzabar66.com


Thursdays, Fridays at The Stone Cup. 5:30-9 p.m. $. 442 High St. 303-823-2345. hestonecup.com Estes Park

Idaho Springs Saturdays, Sundays at MTN Prime. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $. 1600 Miner St. 720-428-8515. mtnprime.com Black Hawk Saturdays-Sundays at Bourbon Street Café @ Mardi Gras Casino. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. $. 300 Main St. 303-582-5600. thegoldengatescasino.com CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH

Saturdays-Sundays at Centennial Buffet @ Ameristar Black Hawk. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $19.99. 720-946-4000. blackhawk.ameristar.com CHAMPAGNE & MIMOSA BRUNCH



10/27 Estes Park Events Complex. 2-5 p.m. $45-$100. 1125 Rooftop Way. 970-586-6104. estesparkeventscomplex.com SPECIALS & SPECIAL EVENTS Idaho Springs

Saturdays-Sundays at The Buffet @ Monarch Casino, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. $19.99. 488 Main St. 303582-1000. monarchblackhawk.com Golden Gate Canyon




10/14, 11/11, 12/9 at Golden Gate Grange. 8-10:30 a.m. $. 25201 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-2739516. goldengategrange.com

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10/27 at The Spice & Tea Exchange. 1-2:30 p.m. $10. 1634 Miner St. 303-993-8018. spiceandtea.com/ idahosprings

10/4 at The Spice & Tea Exchange. 6-7:30 p.m. $10. 1634 Miner St. 303-993-8018. spiceandtea.com/ idahosprings

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10/21 at The Spice & Tea Exchange. 3-4:30 p.m. $10. 1634 Miner St. 303-993-8018. spiceandtea.com/ idahosprings WHEAT FREE WEDNESDAYS


Wednesdays at Whispering Pines Church. 3 p.m. Free. 73 Gross Dam Road. 303-642-3201. whispering-pines-church.org Nederland

Wednesdays at Beau Jo’s. 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. $. 1517 Miner St. 303-567-4376. beaujos.com Central City

THE BRANDING IRON 35 E. First St. • 303-258-0649 • thebrandingiron.space



Fridays at Mid City Grill @ Century Casino. 102 Main St. 303-582-5050. www.cnty.com/central-city MILITARY APPRECIATION MONDAY

Fridays Fish Fry-day. $. 4-9 p.m.

10/3, 10/10, 10/17 at Clock Tower Collective/Salto Coffee Works. 4-7 p.m. $. 112 E. 2nd St. 303-2583537. saltocoffeeworks.com

Mondays Free Ice Cream/Half-Off Meals at Retro Deli & Mid City Grill @ Century Casino. Free. 102 Main St. 303-582-5050. cnty.com/central-city




Thursdays Half-Off Food at Century Casino. 8 a.m. $. 102 Main St. 303-582-5050. cnty.com/central-city Black Hawk

10/26, 11/16, 12/14 at Nederland Community Center. 5 p.m. $5-$10 w/registration. 303-258-0799. meetup.com/Mountain-MidLife-Social-Group


NEDERLAND AREA SENIORS LUNCHEON PROGRAM 750 Hwy. 72. • 303-258-0799 • NederlandAreaSeniors.org

Fridays at Bourbon Street Café @ Mardi Gras Casino. 4 p.m. $11.99. 300 Main St. 303-582-5600. thegoldengatescasino.com HOMETOWN HEROES COMPLIMENTARY BUFFET

10/3 at Centennial Buffet @ Ameristar Black Hawk. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Free. 720-946-4000. blackhawk. ameristar.com MILITARY WEDNESDAY

Wednesdays at Main Street Café @ Saratoga Casino. 4 p.m. $11.99. 101 Main St. 303-582-6100. saratogacasinobh.com SEASONS BUFFET @ LODGE CASINO 240 Main St. • 303-582-1771 • thelodgecasino.com

Sundays-Thursdays All-You-Can-Eat Surf & Turf Buffet. 4-9:30 p.m. $17.99. Fridays-Saturdays All-You-Can-Eat Surf & Turf Buffet. 4-11 p.m. $24.49. Saturdays-Sundays at Seasons Buffet @ Lodge Casino. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $16.99. 240 Main St. 303582-1771. thelodgecasino.com SEAFOOD SPECTACULAR

Fridays-Sundays at The Buffet @ Monarch Casino. 3:30-10 p.m. $24.99. 488 Main St. 303-582-1000. monarchblackhawk.com Gilpin County FARMERS MARKET

10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17 at The Holistic Homestead. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. 972 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-582-3001. theholistichomestead.org GILPIN COUNTY SENIOR LIVING LASAGNA DINNER & TALENT SHOW

11/10 at Gilpin County School. 10595 Hwy. 119. gilpincountyseniorliving.org HOLISTIC HOMESTEAD FARMERS MARKET

10/8, 10/22 at The Deli @ 8236’. 6-8 p.m. Free. 34 E. 1st St. 303-258-1113

Mondays, Wednesdays Luncheon. Noon. $.


Mondays, Wednesdays at Nederland Community Center. Noon. $. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-258-0799. nederlandareaseniors.org NEDERLAND FARMERS MARKET

10/14 at Guercio Field. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 200 East St. nederlandfarmersmarket.org NEDERLAND FOOD PANTRY 750 Hwy. 72 • 720-418-0892 • nederlandfoodpantry.org

10/4, 10/25, 11/1, 11/29 at Nederland Community Center, 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Saturdays at Nederland Community Center. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. PIONEER INN 15 E. First St. • 303-258-7733 • pioneerinnnederland.net

Mondays Sandwich Special. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $10.95. Fridays Flat Iron Steak Special. 4-9 p.m. $12.95. Sundays Stir Fry Special. 4-9 p.m. $9.95. SALTO COFFEE WORKS/CLOCK TOWER COLLECTIVE 112 E. 2nd St. • 303-258.3537 • saltocoffeeworks.com

10/12 Ska Brewing Tap Takeover w/Pro-Leisure. 59 p.m. Free. VERY NICE BREWING 6TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

10/20 at Very Nice Brewing. Noon-9 p.m. Free. 20 Lakeview Dr. 303-258-3770. verynicebrewing.com Gold Hill JORDAN’S FRIDAY NIGHT PIZZA

Fridays at Gold Hill Store & Pub. 5-8 p.m. $. 531 Main St. 303-443-7724. goldhillstore.com Allenspark

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 10/4-12/3 at Holistic Homestead. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 972 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-582-3001. theholistichomestead.org Coal Creek Canyon



10/27 at Camp Eden. 4:30-8 p.m. $12-$18. 11583 Camp Eden Road. 303- 238-7711. campeden.org

10/2, 11/6, 12/4 at The Old Gallery. 6-8 p.m. Free. 14863 Hwy. 7. 303-747-2906. theoldgallery.org Lyons



10/6 at CCCIA Community Hall. 5-8 p.m. $. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303-642-0795. coalcreekcanyon.org

10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21 at The Old Gallery. 2-4 p.m. Free. 14863 Hwy. 7. 303-747-2906. theoldgallery.org SOUP NIGHT

Fridays at Lyons Dairy Bar. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $7. 138 Main St. 303-823-5800. lyonsdairybar.com




Wednesdays at Lyons Community Church. 3:305 p.m. Free. 350 W. Main St. 720-864-4309. leaflyons.org/food-pantry.html MOJO TAQUERIA

Tuesdays Family Night. 4 p.m. $. Wednesdays Margarita Wednesday. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $5-$6. Estes Park BAGS N’ BREWS BENEFIT CORNHOLE TOURNMENT

10/20 at Estes Park Events Center. Noon-6 p.m. 1125 Rooftop Way. relay.acsevents.org BIRD & JIM RESTAURANT 915 Moraine Ave. • 970-586-9832 • birdandjim.com

10/4 Bird-Day One-Year Anniversary w/Live Music & Specials. 5 p.m. $. 10/24 Suttcliffe Wine Pairing Dinner. 6:30 p.m. $. 11/15 Wine Pairing Dinner w/Master Sommelier Bobby Stuckey. 6:30 p.m. $. COUSIN PAT’S PUB & GRILL 451 S. St. Vrain Ave. • 970-586-7287

Mondays All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. $5.95 Tuesdays Burger Madness. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. $6.95 Wednesdays Wing Wednesday. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. .50¢ Thursdays Personal Pizzas. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. $6.95 Fridays Fish & Chips. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. $10.95 VINTAGE 2018: A CROSSROADS BENEFIT

10/28 at Dunraven Inn. 4-7 p.m. $100. 2470 Hwy. 66. 970-577-0610. crossroadsep.org FALL BACK BEER FESTIVAL

11/3 at Estes Park Events Complex. Noon-5 p.m. $35-$55. 1125 Rooftop Way. 970-586-6104. fallbackbeerfest.com HUNTERS CHOP HOUSE 1690 Big Thompson Ave. • hunterschophouse.com

Fridays Fish Friday. 11a.m. $9.99. Saturdays BOGO Steak. 11a.m. $. Sundays BOGO Spaghetti. 11a.m. $.


11/6 at Estes Valley Library. 7-8:30 p.m. Free w/ registration. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-8116. estesvalleylibrary.org LONIGANS PUB 110 West Elkhorn Ave. • 970-586-4346 • lonigans.com

Thursdays Ladies Night Specials & Free Games. 5 p.m. Free-$. PUMPKINS & PILSNERS FESTIVAL

10/13 at Bond Park. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. 170 MacGregor Ave. familiesforestes.org ROCKY MOUNTAIN CRAFT SPIRITS FESTIVAL

10/27 Estes Park Events Complex. 2-5 p.m. $45-$100. 1125 Rooftop Way. 970-586-6104. estesparkeventscomplex.com ROCKY MOUNTAIN CRAFT SPIRITS FESTIVAL PAIRING DINNER

10/26 at Latitude 105. 6-11 p.m. $75. 101 S. St. Vrain Ave. 970-586-2332. ridgelinehotel.com SMOKIN’ DAVES BBQ 820 Moraine Ave. • 970-577-7427 • smokindavesq.com

Mondays Buy One Get One BBQ Sandwich. 11 a.m. $. Tuesday All-You-Can-Eat Ribs. 11 a.m. $16.95 Wednesdays Buy One Get One Half-Pound Burger. 11 a.m. $.


Fridays Smoked Prime Rib Special. 11 a.m. $15.95 Saturdays 10% Off Food Order. 11 a.m. $. Sundays $2 Off Apps, Craft, Draft, Beers, Wines & Wells. 11 a.m. $. TABLE – A CULINARY JOURNEY AT STANLEY HOTEL 333 Wonderview Ave. • 970-577-4160 • stanleyhotel.com

10/5-6 Justin Georich of Elway’s. 6:30 p.m. $95 w/ reservations. 10/12-13 Brother Luck of 4 Brother Luck. 6:30 p.m. $95 w/reservations. 10/26-27 Linda Fox of The Bindery. 6:30 p.m. $95 w/reservations. WATERFRONT GRILL @ ESTES PARK RESORT 1700 Big Thompson Ave. • theestesparkresort.com

Sunday-Saturday Famous “Happiest Hour.” 4-6 p.m. & 8-9 p.m. $. Thursdays Dempsey Fox Duo Jazz Night. 6-9 p.m. Free. Saturdays David Berg Piano & Song. 6-9 p.m. Free.


Thursdays at Farraddays Restaurant @ Isle Casino. Noon. 401 Main St. Gilpin County CANDIDATES FORUM OPEN HOUSE

10/13 at Gilpin County Community Center. 9 a.m.noon. 250 Norton Dr. Free. GILPIN COUNTY REPUBLICANS MEETING


10/25, 11/22, 12/27 at Vintage Moose Saloon. 6 p.m. $. 123 16th Ave. CLEAR CREEK COUNTY VETERANS COALITION

10/4, 11/1 at Idaho Springs Elks Lodge #607. 4 p.m. Free. 303-670-7543. co.clear-creek.co.us CLEAR CREEK DEMOCRATS CENTRAL COMMITTEE

10/11, 11/8 at Beau Jos. 6:30 p.m. Free. 1517 Miner St. COLUMBINE GARDEN CLUB MEETING

10/11, 11/8, 12/13 at Elks Lodge #607. Noon. Free. 1600 Colorado Blvd. @columbinegardenclub IDAHO SPRINGS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BOARD MEETING

10/10 at The Majestic Building. 6-8 p.m. Free. 1636 Miner St. 303-567-0387. idahospring-schamber.org IDAHO SPRINGS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MIXER

10/17, 11/21 at TBD. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. 303-5670387. idahospringschamber.org


10/25, 11/22, 12/27 at Gilpin County Public Library. 7 p.m. Free. 15131 Hwy. 119, Black Hawk. gilpincountydems.org

10/3, 11/7, 12/5 at Estes Valley Library. 6:308:45 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-2629. evmrr.org



10/1 at Roy’s Last Shot. 4-7 p.m. Free. 17268 Hwy. 119. 720-883-3334. RECEPTION FOR NEW COUNTY MANAGER ABEL MONTOYA

GOLDEN GATE GRANGE 25201 Golden Gate Canyon Road • goldengategrange.com

10/4 Grange Meeting. 3-4:30 p.m. Free. Coal Creek Canyon THE ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP

10/4, 11/1, 12/6 at CCCIA Community Hall. 6-8 p.m. Free. 31528 Hwy. 72. tegcolorado.org SKYWATCHERS

11/3, 12/15 Meeting at CCCIA Community Hall. 79 p.m. $. 31528 Hwy. 72. sky-watchers.co Nederland WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS & SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS OF GREATER NEDERLAND AREA

10/23, 11/13 at Hub Ned. 7-8:30 p.m. Free. 80 Big Springs Dr. eileen@eileenpurdy.com Gold Hill TOWN MEETING

10/8 at Community Center. 7 p.m. Free. 1011 Main St. goldhilltown.com Allenspark ALLENSPARK AREA CLUB DINNER & PROGRAM

10/16 at The Old Gallery. 6-8:30 p.m. $29 w/registration. 14863 Hwy. 7. allensparkareaclub.org Estes Park AMERICAN LEGION POST 119 850 N. St. Vrain Ave. • 970-586-6118 • estespost119.org




Fridays Marion’s Restaurant. 7:30-8:30 a.m. Free. 2805 Colorado Blvd. 303-478-4784. rsmith9325@ gmail.com

10/1, 10/15 Lodge Meeting. 6-7 p.m. Free. 10/27 Yard Sale. 8 a.m.-Noon.


10/4, 10/18 Meeting at Wildfire Restaurant. Noon. Free. 2910 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs. islions. blogspot.com 10/4, 11/1 Meeting at Idaho Springs Elks Lodge #607. 7 p.m. Free. 1600 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs.

ESTES PARK MASONIC LODGE #183 1820 S. St. Vrain Ave. • estesparkmasoniclodge.com


10/13, 11/10 Sons of the American Legion Meeting. 6 p.m. Free. 10/10, 11/14 Auxiliary Meeting. 6 p.m. Free. 10/16, 11/20 Post 119 Legionnaires Meeting. 6 p.m. Free.


10/11, 11/8, 12/13 at Estes Valley Library. 45:30 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-8116. estesvalleylibrary.org

10/4, 11/1, 12/6 at Gilpin County Public Library. 7:30 p.m. Free. 15131 Hwy. 119, Black Hawk. gilpinrepublicans.weebly.com

10/3 at the Gilpin County Community Center. 5:307 p.m. Free. 250 Norton Dr. 303-582-5214. co.gilpin.co.us Golden Gate Canyon



10/10, 11/14 at TBD. $20. estesparkwomansclub.org

Tuesdays at Other Side Restaurant. 7 a.m. Free. 900 Moraine Ave. portal.clubrunner.ca/5242 MAYOR’S CHAT

10/4 at TBA. 3 p.m. Free. estes.org NEWCOMERS TRAVEL CLUB MEETING

10/15, 11/12 at Estes Valley Library. 6 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 515-480-0453. estesparknewcomers.org ROTARY CLUB OF ESTES PARK

Thursdays at Ridgeline Hotel. Noon. Free. 101 S. Saint Vrain Ave. portal.clubrunner.ca/5241 WAYFINDING SIGNAGE OPEN HOUSE

10/11 at Town Hall. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Free. 170 MacGregor Ave. 970-577-3587. estes.org FESTIVALS, FAIRS & SPECIAL EVENTS Idaho Springs DINNER W/SANTA & MRS. CLAUS & “CHRISTMAS STORY” DIVE-IN MOVIE

11/24 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 5 p.m. $6. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecre-ation.com GHOST HUNT

10/20-21 at Rose Street Bed and Breakfast. 8 p.m.1 a.m. SOLD OUT. 200 Rose St. rosestreet-bnb.com HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF IDAHO SPRINGS GALA

10/20 at Blackstone Rivers Ranch. 5:30-9 p.m. $. 3673 Chicago Creek Road. 303-567-4382. his-toricidahosprings.com PUMPKIN PLUNGE

10/20 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 6 p.m. $7-$10. 98 12th Ave. 303-567-4822. clearcreekrecreation.com PUMPKIN SMASH, 10TH ANNUAL

11/3 at Idaho Springs Ball Field Complex. Noon-4 p.m. Free. 101 Idaho Springs Road. scraps-to-soil.org TREE LIGHTING & FIREWORKS

11/24 at Citizen Park. 5-8 p.m. Free. 1545 Miner St. 303-567-4421. idahospringsco.com Central City

10/10, 11/14 at Estes Valley Library. 6:30 p.m. Free. aviationinternationale.org




10/11, 11/8, 12/13 at Estes Valley Library. 6 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-586-8116. estesvalleylibrary.org

10/12-13, 10/19-20 at Central City. TBD. 10/13, 10/27 at Gilpin History Museum. 7 p.m. $45 w/reservations. 228 E. First High St. 303-5825283. gilpinhistory.org Continued on page 28

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10/13 at Gilpin County Recreation Center. 9 a.m.noon. Free. 250 Norton Dr. Golden Gate Canyon FAMILY HALLOWEEN PARTY

10/27 at Golden Gate Grange 6-8 p.m. 25201 Golden Gate Canyon Road. 303-273-9516. goldengategrange.com Coal Creek Canyon COAL CREEK CANYON MONSTERVILLE, 18TH ANNUAL

10/31 at Camp Eden Road. 5-8 p.m. Free. cccmonsterville.com OCTOBERFEST CELEBRATION

10/6 at CCCIA Community Hall. 5-8 p.m. $. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303-642-0795. coalcreekcanyon.org Eldora ELDORA SKI AREA JOB FAIR

10/27 at Indian Peaks Lodge. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. 2861 Eldora Ski Road. 303-440-8700. eldora.com Nederland


10/27 at YMCA of the Rockies. TBA. 2515 Tunnel Road. ymcarockies.org HAUNTED HOUSE 2018

10/12-13, 10/19-20, 10/26-27 at American Legion Post 119. 7-10 p.m. $15. 850 N. Saint Vrain Ave. esteslegion.org HAUNTED HOUSE – KID-FRIENDLY DAY

10/28 at American Legion Post 119. 1-3 p.m. $5. 850 N. Saint Vrain Ave. esteslegion.org


10/13 at Bond Park. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. 170 MacGregor Ave. familiesforestes.org THE STANLEY HOTEL 333 Wonderview Ave. • 970-577-4000 • stanleylive.com

10/20 The Shining Ball. $149. 10/27 Masquerade Ball: ‘Thriller Night.’ $119.


11/17 at George Hix Riverside Plaza. 4-6:30 p.m. Free. 184 W. Elkhorn Ave. estes.org

Thursdays Hourly at Century Casino. 11 a.m. Free. 102 Main St. 303-582-5050. cnty.com/central-city Coal Creek Canyon

12/1 at Main Street. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. townoflyons.com Estes Park CATCH THE GLOW CHRISTMAS PARADE & CELEBRATION

11/23 at Elkhorn Ave. 5:30 p.m. Free. 970-5779900. estes.org


10/19-20 at Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $20-$30. 1700 Bro-die Ave. 970-586-1811. DOWNTOWN ESTES HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION

10/31 at Elkhorn Avenue. 5:30 p.m. Free. estes.org DRUG TAKE BACK DAY

10/27 Rocky Mountain Pharmacy. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 455 E. Wonderview Ave. 970-577-3868. es-tes.org ESTES RECYCLES DAY

10/13 at Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. 1700 Brodie Ave. 914564-1836. recycleestes.org


10/13, 11/10 at CCCIA Community Hall. 5:307:30 p.m. Free. 31528 Hwy. 72. 303-642-1540. coalcreekcanyon.org Lyons FUN CHESS W/AARON CAPLAN


10/18, 11/15 Lyons Classic Pinball. 7:30 p.m. $5. 339-A Main St. 303-823-6100. lyonspin-ball.com Estes Park AMERICAN LEGION POST 119 850 N. St. Vrain Ave. • 970-586-6118 • esteslegion.org

10/16, 11/20 Bingo. 6 p.m. $2-$10. Fridays Queen of Hearts Drawing. 7 p.m. $. Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays Free Pool. 3-9 p.m. Free. THE BARREL 251 Moraine Ave., Estes Park • TheBarrel.beer

Tuesdays through 10/30 Geeks Who Drink Trivia. 8. p.m. CHIPPER’S LANES 555 S. St. Vrain Ave. • 970-586-8625 • chipperslanes.com

11/9 at Trout Haven Lodge. 5-8 p.m. Free. 810 Moraine Ave. FALL CELEBRATION SIDEWALK SALE


10/13-14 at Estes Valley Regional Training Site. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. 640 Elm Road. Page 28

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10/22, 11/19, 12/10 at Estes Valley Library. 6:308:30 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-480-5048. estesvalleylibrary.org TRIVIA NIGHT

Tuesdays Rock Cut Brewery. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. 390 W. Riverside Dr. 970-586-7300. rockcut-brewing.com HEALTH, YOGA & WELLNESS Idaho Springs CLEAR CREEK RECREATION CENTER 98 12th Ave. • 303-567-4822 • clearcreekrecreation.com

Mondays, Wednesdays Beginning Yoga. 10:3011:30 a.m. Free-$8. Mondays, Wednesdays Yoga. 5-6 p.m. Free-$8. Mondays, Wednesdays Continuing Yoga. 910:15 a.m. Free-$8. Thursdays Tai Chi. 6-7 p.m. $5.

THE YOGA ROOM 1424 Miner St. • 303-905-2205 • theyogaroomis.com

10/4, 11/1 Yin Yoga. 5:30-7 p.m. $10. Sundays Restorative Yoga. 9-10 a.m. $9 Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays Vinyasa Yoga. 5:30-6:30 p.m. $9 Wednesdays Vinyasa Yoga. 9-10:30 a.m. $10. Thursdays Gentle Yoga. 9-10 a.m. $9 Saturdays Vinyasa Yoga. 9-10:30 a.m. $10. TYPE 2 DIABETES PREVENTION

through December at Idaho Springs Community Resource Center. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Free. 1531 Colorado Blvd. 303-670-7538. co.clear-creek.co.us Black Hawk 7 HEALING STARS ONENESS CENTER 460 Gregory St. • 720-324-6875 • 7healingstars.org

Sundays Core Strength Vinyasa Yoga. 11 a.m. $15 Mondays Mat Pilates. 5:30 p.m. $7 Wednesdays Mat Pilates. 2 p.m. $7 Wednesdays Adult Martial Arts. 6:15 p.m. $7 Fridays Cultivating Compassion w/Arwen Ek. Noon. $7 Fridays Sacred Dance w/Arwen Ek. 1 p.m. $7 Golden Gate Canyon GOLDEN GATE GRANGE 25201 Golden Gate Canyon • goldengategrange.com

Mondays Yoga. 1:30-2:30 p.m. $. Thursdays Yoga. 5-6 p.m. $. Gilpin County

GILPIN COUNTY COMMUNITY CENTER 250 Norton Dr. • 303-582-1453 • gilpinrecreation.com

Mondays, Thursdays Hatha Yoga. 9:30-10:45 a.m. $5-$9.25. Wednesdays Tai Chi. 6-7 p.m. $5-$9.25. Thursdays Meditation w/Arwen Ek 10:50-11:20 a.m. Free. FREE/LOW-COST IMMUNIZATION CLINIC

10/19 at Gilpin County School. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free$ w/reservations. 10595 Hwy. 119. co.gilpin.co.us

Mondays at Lyons Regional Library. 2:45-3:30 p.m. Free. 405 Main. 303-823-5165. lyons.colibraries.org



10/23, 11/27 at Estes Valley Library. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-480-5048. estesvalleylibrary.org

Central City BINGO GAME

Mondays Monday Bowling Special. 11 a.m. $1. Tuesdays Two’fers Specials. 6 p.m. $2. Wednesdays Ladies Night. 6 p.m. $. Thursdays Thursday Night Unlimited. 6 p.m. $6. Fridays Locals Appreciation. 3-7 p.m. $. Sundays Sunday Funday. 11am, $10.

10/6-7 at Downtown Estes Park. 9a.m.-9 p.m. Free.





Tuesdays at The Barrel. 6-7 p.m. 251 Moraine Ave. 970-616-2090. TheBarrel.beer

10/21 at Fire Station 1. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Free. 901 N. Saint Vrain Ave. estesvalleyfire.org


10/27 Lyons Elementary School. 6 p.m. Free. 338 High St. lyonscolorado.com



11/10 at Nederland Community Center. 9 a.m.noon. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-258-3586. Lyons


Mondays Rocky Rollers Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. $. Mondays, Fridays Mahjong Drop-in Games. 12:30-4 p.m. Thursdays Bridge Drop-in Lessons. 11:15 a.m. $. Thursdays Bridge Games. 12:30-4 p.m. $.

Thursdays at Latitude 105 Alehouse. 8-10 p.m. 101 S. Saint Vrain Ave. 970-586-2332. latitude105alehouse.com


10/13 at Lyons Fire Protection District Fire Station 1. 12:30-2:30 p.m. 251 Broadway. ly-onsfire.org

ESTES VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 660 Community Dr. • 970-586-8191 • evrpd.com

Mondays, Fridays at United Methodist Church, 1 p.m. Free. 1509 Fish Hatchery Road. 970-5770789. epbridge.club

| OCTOBER 2018

Design table setting for museum ESTES PARK

The Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation, Inc. presents its 3rd Annual Creative Colorado Table Settings Contest, Oct. 1920 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies, 1700 Brodie Ave. The contest is a Andrea Smith’s Formal Table won First Prize fundraising event planned and Judge’s Best of Show Awards last year. by the Friends in support of museum programs and Friends’ projects, scholarships and publications. A table settings contest provides participants a chance to show off their talents in the creating of an attractive dining table which relates directly to the “Table Settings Around the World” theme. When the tables are complete, an independent panel of judges comments on each setting and awards ribbons. The show is then opened to the public, and attendees vote for their favorite. The competition is open to individuals, pairs, teams and businesses of all kinds. Contest entry fees are $20 for individuals and $30 for groups/teams and businesses. Registration closes Oct. 15. Visit estesparkmuseumfriends. org or call 970-586-1811 for more information and complete rules.




10/17 at Gilpin County Community Center. 10 a.m.noon. Free-$. 250 Norton Dr. co.gilpin.co.us MOUNTAIN SANGHA DROP-IN MEDITATION

Mondays at Gilpin County Public Library. 6-8 p.m. Free. 15131 Hwy 119. 847-890-5262. Rollinsville SHOSHONI YOGA RETREAT 21614 Hwy. 119 • 303-642-0116 • shoshoni.org

Thursdays Locals Night. 4-7:30 p.m. $25. Fridays Parent & Tot Yoga. 11 a.m.-noon. $10-$20. Sundays Community Yoga. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $25. Coal Creek Canyon CCCIA COMMUNITY HALL 31528 Hwy. 72 • 303-642-1540. coalcreekcanyon.org

Wednesdays Pranic Flow Yoga. 9-10 a.m. $. Fridays Yoga. 9-10 a.m. $. Nederland


10/25 at Hub Ned. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Donations. 80 Big Springs Dr. fourpointsacu.com MOUNTAIN MIDLIFE COMMUNITY ACCUPUNCTURE

10/3, 11/7, 12/5 at Nederland Community Center. 1-4 p.m. $25 w/registration. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-2580799. meetup.com/Mountain-MidLife-Social-Group NEDERLAND COMMUNITY CENTER 750 Hwy. 72 • 303-258-7475 • nederlandco.org

Tuesdays, Thursdays Adult Tai Chi. Nederland Community Center. 8-9 p.m. $3-$4. TADASANA MOUNTAIN YOGA 20 Lakeview Dr. • 303-258-9642 • tadasanamountainyoga.com

10/14 Taoist Meditation. 1-4 p.m. $25-$35. Sundays Sacred Sound Vinyasa. 10:45 a.m.-noon. $15. Sundays, Mondays Restorative Flow. 9-10:30 a.m., $15. Mondays Zazen Meditation. 6:30-7:30 a.m. Donations. Mondays Ashtanga Yoga. 5:45-7:15 p.m. $15. Mondays-Fridays Mountain Flow. noon-1 p.m. $. Tuesdays Vinyasa Flow. 9 a.m. & 5:45 p.m. $15. Tuesdays Power/Restore Fusion. 5:45-7:15 p.m. $15. Wednesdays Slow Flow. 9-10:15 a.m. $15. Wednesdays Power Vinyasa. 5:45-6:45 p.m. $15. Wednesdays Yin Yoga. 7-8:15 p.m. $15. Wednesdays 10/3-11/14 Ski & Snowboarding Conditioning. 10:30-11:30 a.m. $108/7 weeks Thursdays Ashtanga Yoga. 9-10:15 a.m. $15. Thursdays Yoga/Pilates Fusion. 5:45-6:45 p.m. $15. Fridays Hatha Yoga. 9-10:15 a.m. $15. Fridays Mountain Fitness. 10:45-11:30 a.m. $15. Fridays Happy Hour Yoga. 5:45-6:45 p.m. $15. Saturdays Power Vinyasa Level 2. 9-10:15 a.m. $15. Saturdays Hatha Slow Yoga. 10:30 a.m.-noon. $15. Fourmile Canyon YOGA

Mondays at the Salina School House. 8:45-10:15 a.m. $. 604 Gold Run Road. salinas-chool.blogspot.com Sunshine Canyon THE STARHOUSE 3476 Sunshine Canyon • 303-245-8452 • thestarhouse.net

10/3 5Rhythms Movement Meditation. 7-9 p.m. $. 10/4 The Way of the Leopard with John Lockley. 6:30 p.m. $27-$30. 10/5 Jaya Lakshmi and Ananda: Altar of Love Weekend. TBA. $85. 10/6 Sacred Cacao Ceremony with Shamanic Journey. 1:30-4:30 p.m. $.


10/8 StarHouse New Moon Series: The Grail + The Sword Part 4. 6:45-9:15 p.m. $10-$15. 10/9 Conscious Breathwork for Transformation and Awakening. 6:45-10 p.m. $40-$50. 10/10 5Rhythms Movement Meditation. 7-9 p.m. $. 10/11, 10/21, 11/5 Sampler Night: StarHouse Sacred Arts Practitioner Program. 7-9 p.m. Free. 10/13 Dances of Universal Peace. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $15. 10/13 The Way of the Leopard with John Lockley. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $222-$252. 10/17 5Rhythms Movement Meditation with Melissa Michaels & Amber Ryan. 7-9 p.m. $. 10/18 Sacred Ecstatic Dance. 7-9:30 p.m. $12-$15. Ward PHUNTSOK CHOLING RETREAT CENTER Ward, CO • mangalashribhuti.org/phuntsok-choling

Sundays Sunday Chants & Sitting Meditation, 8:3010 a.m. Free. Sundays LINK Live Teaching. 10-11:30 a.m. Free. Allenspark THE OLD GALLERY 14863 Hwy. 7 • 303-747-2906 • theoldgallery.org

10/1, 10/15, 11/12, 11/26 Meditation. 10 a.m.11:30 a.m. Free. Mondays Intermediate Yoga. 6-7:15 p.m. $10. Mondays, Wednesdays Tai Chi. Noon-1:30 p.m. $50/month. Tuesdays Beginner/Gentle Yoga. 9:30-10:45 a.m. $10. Lyons MĀYAMA MOVEMENT STUDIO 625 4th Ave. • 720-245-5448 • mayamastudio.com

10/6 Yoga. $8-$15. Sundays Nia. 10:15-11:30 a.m. $8-$15. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Nia 9-10 a.m. $8-$15. Tuesdays Flow & Strengthening Yoga. 8:30-9:45 a.m. $8-$15. Tuesdays Restorative Yoga. 10-11:15 a.m. $8-$15. Thursdays Barre Body. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $8-$15. Thursdays Gentle Nia. 9:45-10:45 a.m. $8-$15. Saturdays Yoga Flow. 9-10:15 a.m. $8-$15. Estes Park COMMUNITY TAI CHI

Mondays, Wednesdays Estes Valley Library. 67 p.m. Free. 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. 970-619-0392. estesvalleylibrary.org DAO HOUSE 6120 Hwy. 72 • 970-586-4094 • daohouse.org

Sundays Wu Dang Chen Sunday Sermon. 8:30 a.m. Free. Sundays Community Tai Chi Class. 9 a.m. Free. RENEW YOUR SOUL: A ROCKY MOUNTAIN YOGA & WELLNESS RETREAT

11/1-4. at Dao House. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. $595-$749. 6120 Hwy. 72. 210-954-7925. swedewell-ness. com/renew-your-soul-retreat-2018 ESTES PARK HEALTH 555 Prospect Ave. • 970-586-2317 • epmedcenter.com

10/4, 11/8 Basic Life Support/CPR Class: Healthcare Provider. Estes Park Health Center. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $50. 10/16, 10/20 Heart Saver/CPR Class: Non-Healthcare Provider. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $35. ESTES PARK YOGA 145 East Elkhorn • 970-586-3254 • estesparkyoga.com

10/5, 11/2 Community All Levels Yoga. 6 p.m. Free. 10/20 Dances of Universal Peace. 4-6 p.m. $10. Sundays Sacred Flow. 9-10:30 a.m.-noon. $. Sundays Zen Meditation & Study. 6:30-7:15 p.m. $. Mondays Holy Yoga. 10:15 a.m. Donations.

Mondays Yoga Basics. 6-7 p.m. $. Mondays, Thursdays Yoga for Strength. 8:309:30 a.m. $. Tuesdays, Fridays Vinyasa Yoga. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $. Tuesdays Yoga for Relaxation. 6-7 p.m. $. Wednesdays Dynamic Fundamentals. 8:309:30 a.m. $. Wednesdays Pilates. 10:30-11:30 a.m. $. Wednesdays Ashtanga Primary Series. 7-8:30 p.m. $. Thursdays Tai Chi. 5:30-6:30 p.m. $. Saturdays Sacred Flow. 8-9:30 a.m. $. ESTES VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 660 Community Dr. • 970-586-8191 • evrpd.com

10/4, 11/1, 12/6 First Thursday Drop-In Meditation. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free. 10/5, 11/2, 12/7 Cultivating Well-Being Drop-In Class. 10-11:30 a.m. Free. 10/15, 11/19, 12/17 Drop-In Blood Pressure Clinic. 12:30 -1 p.m. Free. 10/16 Medicare Updates 2019. 1-2:30 p.m. Free w/ registration. 10/24, 11/14 Medicare Counseling. 9:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Free w/registration. Tuesdays Gentle Yoga. 9-9:50 a.m. Free w/admission. Wednesdays Tai Chi. 9:30-10:20 a.m. Free w/ admission. Thursdays Senior Yoga. 10-10:50 a.m. Free w/ admission ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH CLUB 1230 Big Thompson Ave. • 970-577-1900 • rmhclub.com

Mondays Yoga. 7:15-8:15 a.m. $10 Tuesdays Yoga. 75:30-6:30 p.m. $10 LECTURES & LEARNING Idaho Springs COMPUTER BASICS

Tuesdays, Thursdays at Idaho Springs Library. 1 p.m. Free. 219 14th Ave. 303-567-9200. clearcreeklibrary.org CPR & FIRST AID CLASS

Mondays 10/3-11/19 at Clear Creek Recreation Center. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $65. 98 12th Ave. 303-5674822. clearcreekrecreation.com FINANCIAL WORKSHOP: RETIREMENT BY DESIGN

10/18 at Idaho Springs Library. 5:30 p.m. Free. 219 14th Ave. 303-567-9200. clearcreekli-brary.org FINANCIAL WORKSHOP: AN INVESTOR’S TOUR OF MUTUAL FUNDS

11/15 at Idaho Springs Library. 5:30 p.m. Free. 219 14th Ave. 303-567-9200. clearcreekli-brary.org Nederland NEDERLAND MINING MUSEUM 200 N. Bridge St. • bouldercounty.org/open-space



Thursdays through 11/22 at Walt Self Building. 1-3:30 p.m. Free. 335 Railroad Ave. 303-823-8250. townoflyons.com DISTILLERY TOURS

Mondays-Fridays at Spirit Hound Distillery. 11 a.m. Free. 4196 Ute Hwy. 303-823-5696. spirithounds.com HEARTSONG WORLD MUSIC & ART CLASS

10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 at Walt Self Building. 10:30-11:15 a.m. $8. 335 Railroad Ave. 303-8238250. townoflyons.com INTRO TO BEEKEEPING

10/16 at Lyons Farmette. 6-8 p.m. $25. 4121 Ute Hwy. lyonsfarmette.com Estes Park ESTES VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 660 Community Dr. • 970-586-8191 • evrpd.com

10/9 Technology & Scams: Staying Safe On The Internet. 1-2 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/15 Home Fire Safety. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Free w/ registration. Mondays through 11/26 The Great Courses: Masterworks of American Art. 10-11:30 p.m. Free. Tuesdays Supreme Court Discussion. 10:30 a.m.noon. Free. ESTES VALLEY LIBRARY 335 E. Elkhorn Ave. • 970-586-8116 • estesvalleylibrary.org

10/1 Creating a Path to College Readiness. 6:30 p.m. Free. 10/2 Strengthen Your Client or Donor Mailing List with A-to-Z Databases. 3:30-5 p.m. Free w/ registration. 10/6 Selling Your Stuff Online: How to Take Dazzling Product Photos. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/24 Tech Express. 4:30-6 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/17 Tackling Wicked Problems: The New Public Participation. 6-9 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/23 Try It Tuesday: Monster Coin Bags. 4-5 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/24, 11/28, 12/12 Tech Express. 4:30-6 p.m. Free. 10/25 Got Conflict? Welcome to the Human Race. 5-7:30 p.m. Free w/registration. 10/29 Conflict Resolution & Bipartisan Politics: An Insider’s Experience. 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Free w/ registration. 11/5 How to Spot Fake News. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Wednesdays through 12/12 Citizenship Class. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. HISTORY & NATURE TALK

Sundays at Rams Horn Village Resort. 5-6 p.m. 1565 Hwy. 66. 303-260-8134. tourestespark.com

10/5 Hanging Out with Bats. 6:30-7:15 p.m. Free. 10/12 An Evening at the Museum: “Tungsten from Nederland and the New Armaments and Tactics of World War I.” 7-8 p.m. Free. Allenspark



ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONSERVANCY FIELD INSTITUTE 1895 Fall River Road • 970-586-3262 • rmconservancy.org

10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 12/5 at The Old Gallery. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. 14863 Hwy. 7. 303-747-2133. theoldgallery.org

10/27, 11/24 at Estes Park Memorial Observatory. 7 p.m. Free. 1600 Manford Ave. 970-586-5668. angelsabove.org

10/1, 10/4-6, 10/8, 10/11-13 Elk Expeditions. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. $25-$50. 10/4-6, 10/11-13 From Elk to Aspen Educational Bus Adventure. 8-11 a.m. $25-$50.

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Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays at United Church. 2 p.m. Free. 1410 Colorado Blvd. CLEAR CREEK ADDICTION & RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesdays at First Baptist Church. 6:30 p.m. Free. 100 Colorado Blvd. 720-551-2831 NA MEETING

Tuesdays at Loaves & Fishes. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Free. 545 Hwy. 103. nacolorado.org CODA ANONYMOUS

Wednesdays at Awareness Counselling Center. 6:30 p.m. Free. 217 16th Ave. coda.org. Central City AA MEETING: GILPIN COUNTY H.A.L.T.

Sundays at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. 6 p.m. Free. 226 East High. Wednesdays at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. 7 p.m. Free. 226 East High. Golden Gate Canyon AA MEETING

Tuesdays at Golden Gate Grange Community Center. 7:30 p.m. Free. 25201 Golden Gate Canyon. aa.org Coal Creek Canyon AA MEETING

Wednesdays at Coal Creek Canyon United Power Offices. 7:30 p.m. Free. 5 Gross Dam Road. aa.org Nederland NEW BEGINNINGS NA

Mondays at Nederland Community Presbyterian Church. 7 p.m. Free. 210 North Jefferson St. na.org MOUNTAIN SERENITY AL-ANON

Mondays at St. Rita’s Catholic Church. 7 p.m. Free. 326 Hwy 119. al-anon.org BIG BOOK AA

Tuesdays at St. Rita’s Catholic Church. 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Free. 326 Hwy 119. aa.org AA MORNING GROUP

Thursdays at Nederland Veterinary Hospital. 8 a.m. Free. 646 Hwy. 119. aa.org AA NEDERLAND GROUP

Fridays at St. Rita’s Catholic Church. 7 p.m. Free. 326 Hwy 119. aa.org Lyons ST. VRAIN AA

Tuesdays at Rogers Hall. 7:30 p.m. Free. 4th & High Streets. aa.org Allenspark AA MEETING

Thursdays at Allenspark Fire Station Community Room. 5:30 p.m. Free. 303-747-2415 WILD BASIN BOOK STUDY AA MEETING

Fridays at New Covenant Church. 6:30 p.m. Free. 1423 County Road 84 W. aa.org Estes Park EARLY WORMS AA

Mondays-Saturdays at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal. 7 a.m. Free. 880 MacGregor Ave. 970-5861090. aa.org ESTES PARK AL-ANON

Fridays at U.S. Bank Building. 7 p.m. Free. 363 E. Elkhorn. 970-586-2013. al-anon.org Page 30

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Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays-Saturdays at 701 Elm Road. 7 p.m. Free. aa.org Sundays-Saturdays at 701 Elm Road. Noon. aa.org Tuesdays at 701 Elm Road. 5:30 p.m. aa.org FREE AT LAST NA

Fridays at Harmony Foundation. 7:30 p.m. Free. 1600 Fish Hatchery Road. na.org NEW HORIZONS NA

Thursdays at Clubhouse. 7 p.m. Free. 701 Elm Road. na.org PARK AL-ANON

Wednesdays at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal. 67 p.m. Free. 880 MacGregor Ave. al-anon.org WOMEN OF FALL RIVER AA

Mondays at Clubhouse. 5:30 p.m. Free. 701 Elm Road. aa.org WOMEN’S AA GROUP

Tuesdays at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal. 6 p.m. 880 MacGregor Ave. aa.org RECREATION, FITNESS & OUTDOORS Idaho Springs CLEAR CREEK RECREATION CENTER 98 12th Ave. • 303-567-4822 • clearcreekrecreation.com

Mondays SilverSneakers Classic. 8-9 a.m. Free w/ admission. Mondays RIP. 4-5 p.m. Free w/admission. Mondays, Wednesdays Aqua Zumba. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free w/admission. Tuesdays Beginner Pilates. 3-4 p.m. Free w/admission. Tuesdays, Thursdays Core Conditioning. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Free w/admission. Tuesdays, Thursdays Water Aerobics. 10-11 a.m. Free w/admission. Wednesdays Drop-in Adult Pickleball. 1-3 p.m. Free w/admission. Wednesdays, Fridays SilverSneakers Cardio. 8-9 a.m. Free w/admission. Thursdays Turbo Kick. 5-6 p.m. Free w/admission. Thursdays Adult Drop-In Volleyball. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free w/admission. Fridays SilverSneakers Cardio. 8-9 a.m. Free w/ admission. Saturdays Turbo Kick Express. 8:35-9:05 a.m. Free w/admission. Saturday RIP. 9:05-9:55 a.m. Free w/admission. Saturdays Nia. 10-11 a.m. Free w/admission. PROJECT SUPPORT SENIOR CENTER 1402 Miner St. • 303-567-4822 • clearcreekrecreation.com

Tuesdays Sit & Fit. 10:30-11:30 a.m. $. Black Hawk

7 HEALING STARS ONENESS CENTER 460 Gregory St. • 720-324-6875 • 7healingstars.org

Mondays Mat Pilates. 5:30 p.m. $7 Wednesdays Mat Pilates. 2 p.m. $7 Wednesdays Adult Martial Arts. 6:15 p.m. $7 Gilpin County

GILPIN COUNTY COMMUNITY CENTER 250 Norton Dr. • 303-582-1453 • gilpinrecreation.com

Sundays Pilates. 1:30-2:30 p.m. $5-$9.25. Mondays Pilates Barre. 8:15-9:15 a.m. $5-$9.25. Mondays Pickleball. 9-11 a.m. $5-$9.25. Mondays Bootcamp. 6:15-7:15 p.m. $5-$9.25. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Aquacize. 9:3010:30 a.m. $5-$9.25.

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Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Adult Strengthen, Stretch & Balance. 11 a.m.-noon. $5-$9.25. Tuesdays Quick & Tone. 8:15-9:45 a.m. $5-$9.25. Tuesdays, Thursdays Pickleball. 10 a.m.-noon. $5-$9.25. Tuesdays, Thursdays Aquacize. 5-6 p.m. $5-$9.25. Tuesdays, Thursdays Tae Kwon Do. 6-7:30 a.m. $5-$9.25. Tuesdays, Thursdays Aquacize. 9:30-10:30 p.m. $5-$9.25. Wednesdays Cardio Dance. 9:30-10:30 a.m. $5$9.25. Wednesdays Mommy Workout Group. 11:30 a.m.2 p.m. $5-$9.25. Wednesdays Guts & Glutes. 6:15-7:15 p.m. $5$9.25. Wednesdays through 10/10 Drop in Volleyball. 6-8 p.m. $. Wednesdays 10/17-12/19 Adult Volleyball League. 6-8 p.m. $. Thursdays Bootcamp. 8:15-9:15 a.m. $5-$9.25. Saturdays Bootcamp. 9:15-10:30 a.m. $5-$9.25. GOLDEN GATE CANYON STATE PARK 92 Crawford Gulch Road • 303-582-3707 • cpw.state.co.us

10/6 Fall Colors Hike at Green Ranch 9:30-11:30 a.m. Free w/registration Coal Creek Canyon CCCIA COMMUNITY HALL 31528 Hwy. 72 • 303-642-1540. coalcreekcanyon.org

Wednesdays Elevate Conditioning Super Circuit Class. 7-8 p.m. $. Nederland HIGH PEAKS & SILVER DREAMS HIKE

10/20 at Nederland TBA. 9 a.m.-noon. Free w/ registration. 303-678-6214. bouldercountyopenspace.org MOUNTAIN MIDLIFE HIKE

10/14 at Nederland Community Center. 10:15 a.m. Free w/registration. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-258-0799. meetup.com/Mountain-MidLife-Social-Group MOUNTAIN MIDLIFE BIGFOOT HIKE W/LUCY

10/19, 11/16, 12/21 at Nederland Community Center. 9 a.m. Free w/registration. 750 Hwy. 72. 303-258-0799. meetup.com/Mountain-MidLifeSocial-Group NEDERLAND COMMUNITY CENTER 750 Hwy. 72 • 303-258-7475 • nederlandco.org

Mondays Zumba. 6-7 p.m. S3-$4. Mondays, Wednesdays, Saturdays Morning Pickleball. 10 a.m.-Noon. $. Mondays, Wednesdays Evening Pickleball. 6-8 p.m. $. Tuesdays Adult Basketball. 6-8 p.m. $3-$4. Tuesdays, Thursdays Zumba. 6-7 p.m. $3-$4. Wednesdays Cardio Sculpt. 8:15-9:30 a.m. $3-$4 Thursdays Women’s Morning Pickleball. 8:3010:30 a.m. $. Thursdays Indoor Soccer. 6-8 p.m. $3-$4. OH DEER, ELK & MOOSE! HIKE

10/6 at Caribou Ranch. 1521 C.R. 126. Free w/ registration. 303-678-6214. bouldercountyopenspace.org SENIORS EXERCISE

Mondays, Wednesdays at St. Rita’s Catholic Church. 10:30 a.m. Free. 326 Hwy. 119. 303-2580799. NederlandAreaSeniors.org


10/3-6, 10/10-13 at Nederland Area Sort Yard. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $. 291 Ridge Road. 303-258-3622. bouldercounty.org WILDLIFE & WINTER HIKE

11/3 at Nederland TBA. 10 a.m.-noon. Free w/registration. 303-678-6214. bouldercountyopen-space.org Boulder County HIKE FOR SENIORS

10/25 at Heil Valley Ranch. 10 a.m.-noon. Free w/ registration. 1188 Geer Canyon Road. 303-6786214. bouldercountyopenspace.org Allenspark SORT YARD OPEN - ALLENSPARK

10/3-6 at Meeker Park/Allenspark Sort Yard. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $. 8200 Hwy. 7. 303-586-3259. bouldercounty.org Lyons ADULT OPEN BASKETBALL

Thursdays through 5/9/2019 at Lyons Elementary School. 8-9:30 p.m. $5. 338 High St. 303-8238250. townoflyons.com POWERMAN COLORADO DUATHLON

10/6 at Lyons Middle-Senior High School. 8 a.m. $. trisignup.com REDSTONE CYCLERY 355 Main St. • 303-823-5810 • redstonecyclery.com

Tuesdays Tuesday Group Ride. 6 p.m. Free. “STAY FIT” FITNESS CLASSES 50+

Tuesdays, Thursdays at Walt Self Building. 10:3011:30 a.m. Free. 335 Railroad Ave. 303-823-6622. townoflyons.com Estes Park 5K GROUP RUN

Tuesdays Stanley Hotel. 6 p.m. Free. 333 E. Wonderview Ave. 970-214-4128. estesparkrun-ning.org BAGS N’ BREWS BENEFIT CORNHOLE TOURNMENT

10/20 at Estes Park Events Center. Noon-6 p.m. $5$100. 1125 Rooftop Way. re-lay.acsevents.org CHIPPER’S LANES 555 S. St. Vrain Ave. • 970-586-8625 • chipperslanes.com

Sundays Sunday Funday Specials. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $ Mondays Monday Bowling Special. 11 a.m. $1 Tuesdays Two’fers Specials. 6 p.m.-midnight, $ Wednesdays Ladies Night. 6 p.m.-midnight, $ Thursdays Thursday Night Unlimited Bowling. 6 p.m.-midnight, $ Fridays Locals Appreciation Happy Hour. 3-7 p.m. $. DENVER FOOTBALL ON THE BIG SCREEN

10/1, 10/7, 10/14, 10/18, 10/28, 11/18 at Historic Park Theater. $10. 970-586-8904. historicparktheatre.com

ESTES PARK GUN & ARCHERY CLUB Community Dr. & U.S. 36 • 970-586-2426 • epgunarchery.com

10/2, 11/6, 12/4 Jim Boyd Advanced Pistol Skills Review at Indoor Range. 5-7 p.m. $. 10/6, 11/3, 12/1 Jim Boyd Basics of Pistol Shooting Course at Indoor Range. 8 a.m-5 p.m. $. Saturdays through 10/27 Public Shoot Saturday at Outdoor Range. 9 a.m.-noon. $. ESTES VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 660 Community Dr. • 970-586-8191 • evrpd.com

10/27 Disco Zumba. 9-11 a.m. $. 11/23 Turkey Buster Fitness Event. 9-11 a.m. $. Mondays Zumba Basics. 10:15-11 a.m. $. Mondays Open Gym. 10-3:30 a.m./4:30-6 p.m. $.


ALL DATES, TIMES AND DETAILS SUBJECT TO CHANGE Mondays Zumba Basics. 10:15-11 a.m. $. Mondays Open Gym Basketball. 6-9 p.m. $. Mondays, Wednesdays Zumba. 6:30-7:20 p.m. $. Mondays, Wednesdays Bootcamp. 6-6:50 a.m. $. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays Get Fit, Stay Fit. 11:45-12:30 p.m. $. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Deep Water Aerobics. 8-8:50 a.m. $. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays Pickleball. 7-10 a.m. $. Tuesdays Open Gym. 7-3:30 p.m./5:30-6:30 p.m. $. Tuesdays Adult Basketball League. 6:30-9 p.m. $. Tuesdays Gentle Yoga. 9-9:50 a.m. $. Tuesdays Zumba. 5:30-6:20 p.m. $. Tuesdays, Thursdays Cycle. 6-6:50 a.m. $. Tuesdays, Thursdays Shallow Water Aerobics. 88:50 a.m. $. Tuesdays, Thursdays Get Fit, Stay Fit. 10:3011:20 a.m. $. Tuesdays, Thursdays N’Balance. 1:30-2:30 p.m. $. Tuesdays, Thursdays Pickleball. 6:30-9 p.m. $. Wednesdays Zumba Basics. 8:30-9:20 a.m. $. Wednesdays Tai Chi. 9:30-10:20 a.m. $. Wednesdays Open Gym. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $. Thursdays Open Gym. 10-3:30 a.m./5:30-6:30 p.m. $.


Thursdays Pickleball. 6:30-9 p.m. $. Fridays Open Gym. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. $. Saturdays Pickleball. 8-10 a.m. $. Saturdays Cycle. 8:30-9:20 a.m. $. Saturdays Zumba. 9:30-10:20 a.m. $. Saturdays Open Gym. 2-6 p.m. $. Sundays Open Gym. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $. Sundays Open Gym Basketball. 1-4 p.m. $. Sundays Pickleball. 4-6 p.m. $. Sundays Adult Soccer. 6-9 p.m. $. FALL GEAR SWAP

10/20 at Estes Park Mountain Shop. 8-10 a.m. Free. 2050 Big Thompson. estesparkmountainshop.com GOLF MARATHON, 24TH ANNUAL

10/16 at Estes Park Golf Course. 7 a.m-6 p.m. $20-$60. 1480 Golf Course Road. 970-586-8146. golfestes.com HALLOWEEN DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT, 1ST ANNUAL

10/28 at Estes Valley Community Center. 1-4 p.m. $50/team. 660 Community Dr. 970-586-8191. evrpd.org ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH CLUB 1230 Big Thompson Ave. • 970-577-1900 • rmhclub.com

Tuesdays Pilates. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $10. Tuesdays, Thursdays Silver Sneakers. 10-11 a.m. $. Wednesdays Cycling. 7:30-8:30 a.m. $10. Wednesdays Barre. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $10. Wednesdays Functional Training. 5:30-6:30 p.m. $10. Wednesdays Functional Training. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $.


Fridays Functional Training. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $10. Saturdays Cardio Bag. 9:30-10:30 a.m. $10. TURKEY TROT, 10TH ANNUAL

11/22 at YMCA of the Rockies. 8-10 a.m. Free. 2515 Tunnel Road. 970-586-3341. ymcarock-ies.org

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All information is subject to change!

Mondays Bootcamp. 8:30-9:30 a.m. $10.

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MMAC Monthly - October 2018  

This is the October 2018 issue of the MMAC Monthly (Mountain Music, Arts & Culture) covering the music, arts and culture of the communities...

MMAC Monthly - October 2018  

This is the October 2018 issue of the MMAC Monthly (Mountain Music, Arts & Culture) covering the music, arts and culture of the communities...