ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Chasing 360 at the Curtis Center for the Arts
Through Oct. 27. Relate to and draw comfort from as their work deviates from the original vision into what it ultimately become. From the point of view of five Colorado-based artists, Kristen Abbott, Deidre Adams, Molly Berger, Jessica Magee and Julia Rymer, Chasing 360 explores the full magnitude of the artistic and creative process. Each artist in the exhibition will share the impetus and meaning that exists in their work and how it comes to be. Info: 303-708-6110.
Pace Center “The New Chinese Acrobats
Oct. 27, 28, 7:30 p.m. Pace Center in Parker, 20000 Pikes Peak Ave., Parker. The New Chinese Acrobats reprint the next step in the evil of acrobatic companies from the East. Tickets: 303-805-6800.
Mixed Media Workshop with Amelia Furman
Nov. 3, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Amelia’s multi-layered works showcase landscapes from around the world. She works in a combination of paper collage, text and thin layers of acrylic paint. The workshop is sponsored by the Heritage Fine Arts Guild of Arapahoe County. Pre-registration for aged 18 years and older at heritage-guild.com and select Current Workshops. First Presbyterian Church, 109 W. Littleton Blvd. in Littleton.
Celtic Chaos Musical Performances
Nov. 3, 2 p.m. Local band Celtic Chaos will perform-tapping Celtic music at Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura St. in Littleton. Enjoy Celtic folk and bluegrass tunes and learn about Iris history and Irish step during this musical performance. Info: 303-795-3961.
Arapahoe Philharmonic “Symphonic Triumphs”
Nov. 3, 6:45 p.m., talk with music director Devin Patrick Hugh with concert on 7:30 p.m. Themes of despair and renewal, triumph over adversity, through works by Dmitri Shostakoich, Ludwig van Beethoven and Sarah Kirkland Snider.Fisher Auditorium on the Englewood High School Campus, 3800 S. Logan St., Englewood. Tickets $30/adults, $25 seniors and $5 for students and children. Tickets: arapahoe-phil.org or 303-781-1892. Their annual silent auction will be Nov. 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Best of the Summer Art Market at the Curtis for the Arts
Nov. 5-Dec. 29. Showings from the annual Summer Art Market best artwork in several categories. Artists reception will be held Saturday Nov. 10, 6-8 p.m. at Curtis Center for the Arts.
Pace Center “A Streetcar Named Desire
Nov. 9-18, 7:30 p.m. This play contains themes of sexuality and violence and is intended for mature audiences only. A Tennessee William play. The play reveals to the very depths the character of Blanche du Bois, a woman whose life has been undermined by her romantic illusions, which lead her to reject the real life with which she is faced and consistently ignores. Pace Center in Parker, 20000 Pikes Peak Ave., Parker. Tickets 303-805-6800.
Littleton Symphony Orchestra Free Children’s Concert
Nov. 10, 2:30 p.m. It’s About Animals. Music about our friends in the animal kingdom: Carnival of the Animals by Saint-Saens, Baby Elephant Walk and Pink Panther, by Henry Mancini. No tickets required. Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton. Info: 303-933-6824.
JS Touring Presents Jerry Seinfeld
Nov. 16, 7 p.m. at Bellco Theatre, 700 14th St., Denver. Steinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. Tickets go on sale Aug. 24 at 10 a.m. and are available at AXS.com, by calling 888-9-AXS-TIX (888-929-7849. Steinfeld’s comedy career took off after his first appearance on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson in 1981.
Englewood Service Club and Community Luncheon
Oct. 30, 11:30-1 p.m. Englewood Meridian, 3455 S Corona St. RSVP: 303-789-4473.
Englewood Holiday Parade
Dec. 1, 3:30-5:30 p.m. The parade will start West of the round-about at Cherokee and Englewood Parkway. Proceed along Englewood Parkway until it reaches City Center. Concert after the parade at the City and afterward lighting of the trees.
Movie Matinee: Solo: a Star Wars Story (PG-13)
Oct. 27, 2-4 p.m. During an adventure into the criminal underworld Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion. Free popcorn and lemonade at Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton.
Cancer League of Colorado Fall Luncheon
Oct. 28, 2-6 p.m. Presenting Sue Miller’s Day of Caring Fashion Show. Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center. Shopping, luncheon with Keynote Speaker Dr. Schulick, CU Cancer Center, fashion show and more shopping. bit.ly/cancerleaguedayofcaringregistration.
Talk with Bob Puglisi
Oct. 29, 7 p.m. Puglisi discusses his latest novel Unassisted Living, created from an old screenplay he wrote in the seventies. He will discuss how the screenplay and novel evolved, and read excerpts; followed up by a Q and A. He is a former Colorado resident, now living in Santa Fe. Event at Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton.
DEA Prescription Drug Take Back
Oct. 27, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Englewood Police drop-off sight will be at the King Soopers Parking Lot, located at 5050 S. Federal Blvd.
Pumpkin Patch to Open
Through Oct. 31, 10 a.m. – dusk at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 8545 E. Arapahoe Rd., 8545 E. Dry Creek Road, Centennial. Proceeds will benefit a number of charities including the Covenant Cupboard Food Pantry at the Presbyterian Church of the Covenant in Greenwood Village and the Family Tree House of Hope which is a shelter for homeless women and children in Arapahoe County and south metro Denver. Info: email@example.com or call 303-740-2688.
Englewood Holiday Bazaar
Nov. 3, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Malley Recreation Center. Over 100 artisans with handmade crafts and fine art. Concessions are available for lunch or snacking. Info: 303-762-2662. firstname.lastname@example.org.
VA Announces 2018 Homeless Veterans Stand Down
Nov. 8, 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. hosted by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs Regional Office. Colorado Army National Guard Armor 5275 Franklin St., Denver. There are 427 homeless Veterans living in the seven county Denver metro area. VA partners with Veteran and community organizations to host an annual Homeless Veterans Stand Down event, which provides hot meals, haircuts, medical attention, housing, job and VA benefit info. and services to Veterans who are homeless or at of becoming homeless. Info: 303-914-5984.
Nov. 28-30. Nov. 28, 29, view the tables from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tables decorated by members of the Saint Catherine Greek Orthodox Church, 5555 S. Yosemite St., Greenwood Village. Admission of $15 includes Greek Pastries and beverage. Additional Greek Pastries and food items available for purchase. Wednesday, Nov. 28, morning tea: 10-11:30 a.m. and afternoon tea: 1-2:30 p.m. $35/person. Reservations required for the tea with limited eating at TablesExtraordinaire.org. This is the 20th Year Anniversary with “An Amazing Display of Decorated Tables. Info: 303-773-3411.
Sewall Child Development Center Beacon Celebration
Nov. 15, 6-9 p.m. Wellshire Event Center, 3333 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver. Money supports the work of the Center. The fun evening of connection will include food stations, cocktails, a short, interactive program, keynote featuring Solano (Sewall alumnus), who was born with arthrogryposis, a c that causes joint contractors, or a loss of joint movement due to a shortening of the muscles. Altho living without limitations, he is a teacher and coach Tickets: 303-399-1800 or email@example.com.
Colorado Business Roundtable Awards Luncheon
Dec. 3, 11-1 p.m. Several industries will be acknowledged and celebrated. The Cable Center, 2000 Buchtel Blvd. So., Denver. Reservations: Lisa Gregg 303-394-6248 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TLC Meals on Wheels
“Feed 50 Clients for 50 Weeks” campaign. Goal to raise $62,000 on their 50th Anniversary in serving the South Metro Denver Community. Go to tlcmealsonwheels.org to donate.
Bessie’s Hope 15th Annual Bowl-A-Rama
Nov. 10, check-in 12:30; bowling 1:30-3:30. Pizza, goody bags, two hours of bowling and prizes for all ages. Register your 4-person bowling team and select your location. Lane reservations need to be in by Oct. 20. South location: AMF Littleton Lanes, 22530 E. County Line Rd., Southeast location: AMF Monaco Lanes, 6767 Leetsdale Dr., Denver. A fundraising event to help Bessie’s Hope continue to change the lives of nursing home elders and at-risk youth. Info: 303-623-1176.
Glow at the Gardens
Oct. 25. 5:30-9:30 p.m. at Denver Botanic Gardens ,1007 York St. Hundreds of real, carved, glowing pumpkins and luminary-lined pathways light up the night. Enjoy LED performers, pumpkin carving demos and more. Tickets are limited. Food and beverages available for purchase. Tickets: 720-865-3500.
Littleton Downtown Stores to Provide Trick or Treats
Oct. 28, 12 a.m. – 4.m. Note that the date has changed to Sunday from Sat. Look for the orange flyers in the over 20 participating merchants windows for the “Goblin Give Out.”
Junior League of Denver Mile High Holiday Mart 100th Anniversary
Nov. 9-11, Nov. 9: 12-8 p.m.; Nov. 10: 9-5 p.m.; Nov. 11, 11-4 p.m. VIP: Friday morning – coffee, the, assorted baked good, fruit will be served. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Gated Field House, Univ. of Denver, 2201 E. Asbury Ave., Denver. General admission tickets: $40 (including parking). The show boasts unique local and national vendors offering a wide variety of products.
Blossoms of Light at York St. and Santa’s Village at Chatfield Farms
Nov. 23-Jan. 1. Open nightly from 5-9 p.m. The lights extravaganza has new features and more lights, including a refreshed interactive light display in the UMB Amphitheater. Carolers stroll the Gardens on select evenings. See schedule on website in early November Holiday treats, warm drinks, a souvenir re-usable mug and the popular HoloSpex 3Glasses may be purchased. Santa’s Village open Fridays- Sundays, Nov. 23-Dec. 23, 4:30-8:30 p.m. Chatfield Farms is transformed into a magical, North Pole-inspired village. Admission includes a hayride, short holiday movie clips at Santa’s Cinema, live reindeer, crafts with Mrs. Claus, pictures with Santa and craft vendors in Santa’s workshop. Food and beverages may be purchased.
Advance Care Planning Seminar
Nov. 3 and 17. 10 a.m.-noon. Wellshire Presbyterian Church. End of life planning is a profound gift and guide to those who remain to make decisions in the midst of grief. Two-part series by Dr. John Lobitz of Tomorrow’s Choices. Participants will have all the tools needed to complete documents Nov. 17 at 3 p.m. In addition, Rev. Katie Robb David will over guidance and worksheets on memorial service planning on the 17th. RSVP: email@example.com.
Travel in Style Event
Oct. 25, 6-8 p.m. Travel, packing and style tips. Join Luxury Travel Blogger, Mia Voss and Style Expert, Lisa Sharpe. Lisa is the owner of Stylish Sparrow and works with women to find freedom in their clothes getting dressed every day. Mia recently completed a 2 week trip to Italy and will tell us about her favorite spots. Paradise Baggage Company is located at 4442 S. Broadway, Englewood. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Littleton Symphony Has Openings
Volunteer openings: Assistant Concertmaster, Principal Bass, Second Trombone, Assistant/Utility Horn and All strings section musicians. Auditions will be held by appointment. For audition requirements visit littletonsymphony.org Info: Call Bobbi Jones at 303-989-4727 or email@example.com.
Arapahoe Philharmonic’s Concerto Competition
Nov. 1-Nov. 16. Competition for orchestral wind, brass and percussion players between the ages of 18 and 25 as of March 23, 2019. The winner will be featured soloist in performance on March 23, 2019. All applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16. Visit arapahoephil.org/competitions/concerto-competition.
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