Through Oct. 27, Fridays, 4-9 p.m.; Saturdays, noon to 9 p.m.; Sundays, noon to 6 p.m., Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Road, Littleton. Call 303-973-3705.
A classic labyrinth of winding pathways is designed to mimic the Colorado state flag. Admission also includes access to the spider web, mini-maze for children 12 and under.
Festival of Scarecrows
Oct. 12, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Olde Town Arvada. Activities for all ages and interests. Cast a vote for your favorite Scarecrow while visiting over 40 community booths. Pumpkins will be available for purchase at the Pumpkin Patch and all proceeds will benefit the Arvada Community Food Bank.
Visit www.historicarvada.org or call Historic Olde Town Arvada at 303-420-6100.
Through Oct. 27, weekends, 10 a.m. – dusk, Greenwood Community Church, 5600 E. Belleview Ave., Greenwood Village. Support local Boy Scout Troop 457 with their annual fundraiser of pumpkin sales. See the vast assortment of pumpkins and help the troop raise money to replace their stolen trailer and equipment.
Fall Break Theater Camp’
Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon – 5 p.m. Friday, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, 2349 E. Orchard Road, Greenwood Village. Class will create a production of Ed Monk’s hilarious fairy tale, Goldilocks on Trial. Ages 7 – 12. Register at www.greenwoodvillage.com/registration.
Englewood Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours
Oct. 15, 6 – 8 p.m., InnovAge Johnson Adult Day Program, 3444 W. Emerson, Englewood. Info: 303-789-4473.
Columbine Genealogical and Historical Society
Oct. 8, 9:30 a.m. Board of Directors meeting, 1 p.m., Business meeting and program, Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 6400 S. University, Centennial Program is Don’t Give Up the Search, by Carol Swenson, blogger of Carol: The Family Detective. Visit www. Columbine
Greater Englewood Chamber of Commerce Annual Service Club Luncheon
Oct. 29, 11:30 a.m. – 1p.m., Meridian Retirement Community Center, 3455 S Corona St. Attendees should contact the Chamber by Oct. 17 so the Chamber can have an accurate count of attendees. Pay at the door or send your payment to the Chamber. Info: 303-789-4473.
Park Meadows Celebrate Schools Drive!
Through Oct. 27, Oct. 19, 1 – 4 p.m., on site event, Park Meadows, 8465 S Park Meadows Center Drive, Lone Tree.
Donors When customers join The Club at Park Meadows, their school of choice will be entered into a drawing for $25,000. Visit www.donorschoose.org.
Kent Denver Open House
10 a.m. – noon, Kent Denver School, 4000 E. Quincy Ave., Englewood.
Spectrum Retirement Senior Living Job Fair
Oct. 10, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Lincoln Meadows, 10001 S. Oswego St., Parker, Currently Spectrum Retirement Senior Living is seeking qualified candidates to fill several immediate openings, from concierge/receptionist and dishwasher, servers to housekeepers and nursing personnel.
October Bird Walk
Oct. 12, 8 -1 1 a.m., Hudson Gardens, 6115 S. Santa Fe Drive, Littleton. Master birder from the Front Range Birding Company will discuss the rich bird habitats of the Gardens, focusing on the various species that visit during that particular season. This walk will be held outdoors. Participants will meet in front of the gift shop. Dress for the weather; bring snacks and a pair of binoculars. Call 303-797-8565 x316 or visit www.hudsongardens.org
Through October, Mondays, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Thursdays. Noon – 1 p.m. Sign up for four sessions and learn the history and fundamentals of Pilates while toning and strengthening your entire body. This course is taught on all of the equipment (reformer, mat, chair, and tower). Call 303-770-2582 for the Service Desk to schedule or visit www.greenwoodathleticclub.com/pilates
Bidder’s Conference for Emergency Food and Shelter Funds
Oct. 9, 9 – 11:30 a.m., Volunteers of America, 2660 Larimer St., Denver. Local nonprofit organizations or government agencies that provide emergency food or shelter in the Denver metro area may apply for 2013 federal Phase 31 Emergency Food and Shelter funds. Applications will be available after the bidder’s conference. Attendance at the bidder’s conference is required for anyone who wishes to apply for funding. If you have any questions, contact Ann Veenstra at Jewish Family Service, 720-248-4596 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Suburban and University Hospital Offer Comprehensive Blood Screenings
The screenings will be offered from 7 – 9:30 am at the following sites:
Oct. 15, Lone Tree Recreation Center, 10249 Ridgegate Circle, Lone Tree.
Oct. 16, Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Boulevard, Centennial.
Oct. 17, Buck Recreation Center, 2004 W. Powers Ave., Littleton.
Oct. 18, Family Sports Center, 6901 S. Peoria St., Centennial. Call 303-730-4610 for more information.
Convoy of Hope 5K for Loveland Flood Victims
Oct. 5, Loveland. Proceeds raised from event will be used by Convoy of Hope to continue the flood relief work in Colorado. Participants may walk or run, and each registered participant will receive a commemorative shirt, race bib, GPS timing and the satisfaction of knowing that he or she helped Coloradans impacted by the floods. Visit www.loveland.runningwithconvoy.org.
Oct. 12, 9 a.m. Registration, 10 a.m. Walk, Denver City Park,
Colorado Boulevard and 23rd Avenue, Denver. Benefitting the Foundation Fighting Blindness. Family-friendly event will also include activities for children, refreshments, entertainment and a performance by the band Blind Child. To participate or support the VisionWalk, visit www.FightBlindness.org/ColoradoVisionWalk.
Overland High School Fall Fair
Oct. 12, 9a.m. – 4p.m., Gymnasiums, 12400 E Jewell Ave. Aurora. Featuring crafted and specialty retail items.
Breakfast and lunch concessions and a bake sale.
Rheda@me.com 303-887-6557 (text preferred). www.google.com/site/overlandptco/craft-fair.
Vendor registrations accepted until Oct. 7.
Craft Fair at Gateway School
Oct. 19, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., 1300 S. Sable Blvd., Aurora. 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. prepaid pancake breakfast; call Cassie Spring at 303-905-3896, More than 100 vendors. Proceeds go to PTA to support staff and students. Admission free, but a donation of canned food item is requested to help The Neighborhood Kitchen for Colorado Kids.
Holiday Wreath Contest
Oct. 19, noon deadline, Oct. 29, Wreath judging, Bosworth House, 1400 Josephine St., Denver. Make a holiday wreath to donate to Assistance League, to be sold at Christmas at Our House, Nov. 7 – 10. Winner of contest will receive two tickets to the Christmas at Our House Bosworth Bistro (a $60 value). Second place winner will receive shopping vouchers to The Shoppes. Visit www.denver.assistanceleague.com.
Smoky Hill High School Craft Fair
Nov. 9, 9a.m. – 4p.m., 16100 East Smoky Hill Road, Aurora.
Mile High Holiday Mart
Nov. 22. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Nov. 23, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Nov. 24, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Denver Marriott Tech Center, 4900 S. Syracuse St., Denver. Junior League of Denver event. Visit www.jld.org.
Town Hall with State Representative Spencer Swalm
Oct. 5, 1:30 – 3:30 pm, Koelbel Library, Meeting Room A, Orchard Road and Holly Street, Centennial. Topic will be the Amendment 66 income tax increase, which will be on the November ballot.
Wellshire Presbyterian Church World Communion Peacemaking Sunday
Oct. 6, 2999 S. Colorado Boulevard, Denver. Communion will be offered at both services and a special offering to support the Presbyterian Peacemaking Program as well as Wellshire’s Local and Global Ministries will be collected. The Sanctuary Choir returns to worship next week to share You Are One in Christ Jesus, Bread of Heaven and Kweli Wanadamu Madanganywa.
Senior Resource Day
Oct. 11, 9:30 – 2 p.m., exhibits open 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Buck Community Recreation Center, 2004 W. Powers Ave., Littleton. Info 303-273-2855.
2018 All Rights Reserved. Villager Publishing |