What’s Happening 1-13-22

NEWMAN CENTER AT UNIVERSITY OF DENVER PRESENTS
Jan.14 & 15, Dance Theatre of Harlem; Feb. 19  & 20, The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with  Wynton Marsalis.  Tickets: Call 303-871-7720 or newmancenter presents.com  Ask about other concerts.

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER ECONOMIC FORECAST BREAKFAST
Jan. 28, 7-9 a.m. Marriott South at Park Meadows. Plated breakfast will be served. Tickets: visit best chamber.com/efb or call 303-795-0142 or  email info@bestchamber.com  Moderator, Kevin Pitts, Publisher of Denver Business Journal. Panelists, Henry Sobanet, CFO- Colorado State University;  Elizabeth Gamer, State Demographer – CO Dept. of Local Affairs and Tuhin Halder, VP of Finance & Business Operations for Comcast  Mountain  West Region. Member Ticket: $75; Non-Member Ticket: $85 also Tables and Table Sponsors for sale. 

COLORADO COWBOY POETRY GATHERING
Jan. 15-16. An all-star cast and award-winning cowboy poets & musicians from all over the world. Info:  email@coloradocowboy gathering.org

NEWMAN CENTER PRESENTS JOEY ALEXANDER
Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m. June Swaner Gates Concert Hall. Joey is a pianist-composer currently at work in Jazz. He is the youngest  musician ever nominated for a Grammy Award in a jazz category. Info: newmancenterpresents.com

SPINOSAURUS: LOST GIANT OF THE CRETACEOUS WITH NIZAR IBRAHIM
Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m. Presented by the Robert & Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the Univ. of Denver with National Geographic Live at the June Swaner Gates Concert Hall. Tickets on sale at newmancenterpresents.com or phone 303-871-7720. 

TESORO CULTURAL CENTER FREE LECTURES
Jan. 8.  “The San Luis Valley:  History at a Cultural Crossroad” by Dr. Charles Nicholas Saenz. Sat., 1:30  p.m. at Buck Rec Center, 2004 W Powers Ave., Littleton.  Jan. 9 at 2:00 p.m. at The Tattered Cover, 2526 E. Colfax Ave., Denver. Jan. 9, 6 p.m. Dinner Lecture at The Fort, 19192 Hwy 8, Morrison.  For registration: call 303-347-5999 and for dinner/ lecture call 303-839-1671. 

TESORO CULTURAL CENTER FREE LECTURES
Jan. 22, “Boom & Bust Colorado: From the 1859  Gold Rush to the 2020 Pandemic” by Tom Noel.  Jan. 22, 4:00 p.m. at Lone Tree Hub, 8827 Lone  Tree Pkwy, Lone Tree; Jan. 23, 2:00 p.m., The Tattered Cover, 2526 E Colfax Ave., Denver and  Jan. 23, 6 p.m. Dinner Lecture at The Fort, 19192 Hwy 8, Morrison. For registration: call 303-347-5999  and for dinner/lecure call 303-839.1671.

GREENWOOD VILLAGE SPEAKER SERIES
JAN. 18, 6 p.m.,  “ In Search of the Owl Book Talk with Jean Sidinger. Her about seeking answers to the mystery of life and death. Koelbel Library, 5955 S.  Holly St., Centennial. JAN. 19, 6 p.m., “Bad Boys and Bawdy Women of Colo.” presented by Treasure Box Tours. The shady ladies & killer cowboys are gone, so hear their stories. 

ENGLEWOOD CHAMBER FRIDAY COFFEE NETWORK
JAN. 21, 8-9:00 a.m. City Center Dental Group, 800 Englewood Pkwy, Suite A-201. Free event. 

ENGLEWOOD CHAMBER THOUGHT CO-OP
JAN. 27, 8-9:00 a.m. Become informed of what is happening in the business community. Speaker, John Voboril – Long Range Planner – City of Englewood. Member: Free; Non-member: $10. 

ACADEMY OF LIFELONG LEARNING
JAN. 19, 10 a.m., Free event. “Classic Films Viewed & Critiqued, and Women in Film: actors, directors, producers & more. Must be fully vaccinated. Send an image of your card to Vax@AcademyLL.org.  Calvary Baptist Church, Monaco  &  Hampden. 

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER KICKOFF TO HEALTH!
JAN. 14, 4-5:00 p.m. Join the Health &  Wellness & Women in Business Groups for the “Kickoff to Health” event at  MJ Fit, 6858 S Yosemite St., Centennial.  This is a 45 minute “workout session: with a 15 min. information session on how to identify the “right” workout routine. Register by calling 303-795-0142 or email info@bestchamber.com WOMEN IN BUSINESS COFFEE CONNECT JAN. 19, 8:30-10 a.m. at Courtyard by Marriott Denver South/Park Meadows  Mall.

WOMEN IN BUSINESS SPEAKER SERIES; “ MAKING THE RIGHT HIRE.”
JAN. 21, 8:30-10:00 a.m. at Koelbel Library. Call 303-795-0142.

JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA WITH WYNTON MARSALIS
FEB. 19, 7:30 p.m. and FEB. 20, 2 p.m. at the June Gates Concert Hall at the Newman Center – Univ. of Denver.  Tickets: newmancenterpresents.com or phone 303-871-7720.

GREATER ENGLEWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 36TH ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS BANQUET
Now accepting nominations through Jan. 31. Nominate businesses & individuals to recognize outstanding achievements & contributions made throughout the year. Categories Include: Emerging Business of the Year, Business of the Year, Chamber Member of the Year, Community Organization of the Year, Lifetime Business Achievement Award and Resilience   & Innovation Award.