Museum ‘packages history’ in Estes Valley Library Discovery Packs
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Museum ‘packages history’ in Estes Valley Library Discovery Packs

ESTES PARK The Estes Park Museum’s Curator of Education and the Estes Valley Public Library’s Youth & Family Services Team collaborated to offer three Discovery Packs on local history for circulation. Discovery Packs are theme-based, developmentally appropriate kits that encourage children’s literacy skills.  The Museum hopes to reach young families and engage them with local history during … Continue reading

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‘Wildlife & Wild Places’ photography workshop held in Clear Creek County; reservation deadline May 30

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY Join Colorado’s premier nature photographers, W. Perry Conway and Gary A. Haines, for a 2-day Workshop photographing Wildlife and Wild Places in and around Clear Creek County. This workshop offers a well-rounded and highly resourceful educational experience, appropriate for any level of outdoor photographer, but especially for beginners and intermediates. The program … Continue reading

Film / Get Out of Town

Longmont Museum announces Summer Film Series for adults, kids

Weekly $2 kids’ films + Cult Classics & Cocktails for adults LONGMONT The Longmont Museum announces its summer film series, featuring both programs for adults and children. All films are hosted in the Museum’s 250-seat Stewart Auditorium. Starting in May, the Museum’s popular film program Views & Brews continues with a series for adults called … Continue reading

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Mountainsmith hosts Big City Mountaineers’ 2017 Brew & View

GOLDEN Mountainsmith—craftsmen of backcountry equipment and recreational outdoor gear—hosts Big City Mountaineers’ annual Brew and View on Wednesday, March 22, 6-9 p.m. at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden. Brew and View attendees can expect a viewing of the movie Uncharted Lines, beverages from Upslope Brewery and a raffle contest. Tickets are $40, and include two … Continue reading

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Gilpin Library conducts artist-in-residence search

GILPIN COUNTY Gilpin County Public Library is pleased to announce its next search for an artist to be featured in our tenth annual Artist-in-Residence program.  The library is accepting letters of application from artists of all kinds for the 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program.  Artists’ letters should describe themselves and their experience in a particular art form … Continue reading

Evening program features adventurer-composer Stephen Lias, March 18
Arts / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Evening program features adventurer-composer Stephen Lias, March 18

ESTES PARK On Saturday, March 18, at 7 p.m. Rocky Mountain National Park will offer a special evening program event in collaboration with the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra.  Join us at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center auditorium for an interactive evening with Rocky’s former Artist-in-Resident, adventurer-composer Stephen Lias. Mr. Lias brings a fresh perspective on nature … Continue reading

“Erosion” exhibit highlights photographer’s connection with nature
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“Erosion” exhibit highlights photographer’s connection with nature

By Jennifer Pund GILPIN COUNTY Nature has always held a “strong place” in Les Barstow’s heart. The award-winning photographer says it “opens a window to the Divine” and leaves him “full of inspiration and wonder.” Nature’s “invitation to explore” is something he’s incorporated into his photography from the beginning. See how his images “evoke the … Continue reading

‘Photographing Winter Landscapes’ class held in RMNP, Feb. 24-26
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‘Photographing Winter Landscapes’ class held in RMNP, Feb. 24-26

ESTES PARK An emphasis on fun and creativity is what you will find during the Rocky Mountain Conservancy’s Photographing Winter Landscapes class. Join Eli Vega, Feb. 24-26, for a look at both the technical and the fun side of photography. From beginners to experts, all are invited to participate in this class. Participants will spend … Continue reading