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Cooking in a Hurry: Frozen Food Recipes
April 11, 6 – 7 p.m., Whole Foods Tamarac, 7400 E. Hampden, Denver. Illustrates time saving techniques and tips. Reserve a spot at the customer service desk.
Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Network free parenting classes
April 16, continues weekly, 6 – 8 p.m. 10345 S. Dransfeldt Road, Parker. Free parenting class for foster and adoptive parents. For more information and to register, call 303-779- 9676.
Denver South EDP’s Annual Luncheon
May 3, 11 a.m. – 1:15 p.m., Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, 7800 E. Tufts Ave., Denver. Celebrating 30 Years featuring Richard Florida, the founder of the Creative Class Group, a global think tank charting new trends and strategies for business, government, and community competitiveness. To RSVP call or email Amy Cler: 303-531-8386, email@example.com.
‘Thomas Jefferson and his Literary Children’
April 16, 7 – 8 p.m., Bemis Public Library, 6014 S. Datura Street, Littleton. Visit with Thomas Jefferson, portrayed by Jack Van Ens, as he talks about his love of books. Jefferson accumulated a library of close to 7000 books, which he eventually donated to the government. He went into great debt from collecting books, which he prized as his “children. Van Ens, who graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary, will also discuss the Jefferson Bible that will be on display at the Colorado History Museum. Information: 303-795-3961.
Earth Day Fair
April 20, noon – 3 p.m., Whole Foods Tamarac, 7400 E. Hampden Ave., Denver. Recycling ($10/car, visit www.metechrecycling.com for full list of acceptable items). Gardening tips, free compost, free kids activities, free bike tune-ups, live music.
Motorcycle Show at Cherry Creek Nursing Home
April 27, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Cherry Creek Nursing Center, 14699 E. Hampden Ave., Aurora. The Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Riders Club will be showcasing their motorcycles and visiting with the residents and community. Lunch and refreshments. 303-693-0111.
Community Shredding Day
April 20, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., St. Michael and All Angels Church, 1400 S. University Boulevard, Denver. Fundraiser, $10/car, $20/pickup. No limit.
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
April 20, 4 – 6 p.m. Bethany United Methodist Church, 3501 W. 1st Ave, Denver. Craft bazaar items for sale. Call 303-934-7163 for further information.
Bessie’s Hope Copacabana Night
April 25, 5:30 silent auction, 7 p.m. gourmet dinner with 2in3, 8 p.m. Copacabana Show with the Four Lads and Leonard E. Barre, award winning actor-singer, plus Amy Zhou, prodigy pianist. Call 303-830-9037 or visit www.bessieshope.org.
April 25, 6 -10 p.m., Balistreri Event Center at the Winery, 1946 E. 66th Ave., Denver. Fundraiser for Assistance League of Denver includes wine tastings, appetizers, winery tours, games, door prizes, live and silent auctions. With Chris Daniels and the Kings and emcee Reggie Rivers. Call 303-779-0765 or visit www.denver.assistanceleague.org.
Colorado Children’s Campaign’s Circle of Friends Members Tea
April 25, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Cherry Hills Village. The Colorado Children’s Campaign is a nonpartisan, nonprofit advocacy organization working to improve the lives of children across the state. Visit www.coloradokids.org.
Havern School Garden Party
May 5, 4 – 8 p.m., Pinehurst Country Club, 6255 W. Quincy Ave., Denver. Cocktails, silent auction, seated dinner, entertainment and live auction. Register by May 1 at www.havernschool.org.
Camp Gladiator Outdoor Group Fitness Free Preview Workouts
April 15 – 18, 6 – 7 p.m., Westcore, 5350 S. Roslyn St. April 22, camp begins, Sports Authority and Westcore. DTC Primary Trainer Rich, 720-355-7418.
The Basics: Memory Loss and Dementia and Alzheimer’s
April 16, 4 – 6 p.m., Southglenn Library, 6972 S. Vine St., Centennial. Info: 303-647-4458.
9Health Fair Gluten Testing at Christian Living Communities
April 16, 7 a.m. – noon, The Village Retirement Community, 4761 E. Costilla Ave., Centennial. CLC is one of 40 pilot sites in the state for a Gluten Sensitivity Blood Test. Gluten must be present in your diet 4-6 weeks prior to the blood draw. The test is $45 extra and can be drawn at the same time as the regular 9Health Fair blood screenings. For more information visit the 9Health Fair website at www.9HealthFair.org or the CLC website at www.ChristianLivingCommunities.org.
Fee $40 for cholesterol and thirty other blood components. Additional screenings are available. Twelve-hour fast required. Minimum age 18, unless accompanied by parent/guardian. No appointment necessary. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303-730-4610. Screenings will be available 7 – 9:30 a.m. at the following locations:
April 16, Lone Tree Recreation Center, 10249 Ridgegate Circle, Lone Tree
April 17, Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Boulevard, Centennial
April 18, Buck Recreation Center, 2004 W. Powers Ave., Littleton
April 19, Family Sports Center, 6901 S. Peoria St., Centennial.
Myths & Misperceptions of Hospice Care
April 24, noon – 1 p.m., Southglenn Library, 6972 S. Vine St., Centennial. Presented by the Suncrest Hospice. Free lunch to go provided with your RSVP by 4/23. Info: 303-647-4458.
Volunteers Needed for B.I.G. Day
April 20, 8:30 a.m. – noon. Different types of projects (indoors and outdoors) many of which are “kid friendly.” To sign-up, go to the www.bestchamber.com web site and click on the B.I.G. Day logo. Presented by the South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce.
Pizza Special on Tax Day
April 15, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Cherry Creek and Cherry Hills locations. Patxi’s Pizza is offering a special lunch deal that includes a slice of their signature Chicago-style stuffed pizza or hand-pulled thin crust pie, a choice of salad and a glass of beer or wine for only $10.99. To receive the special offer, guests can simply mention the deal to their server or “check-in” on Foursquare or Yelp to redeem.
Help Plant a Pinwheel for a Child
CASA has planted 300 pinwheels at The Orchard Town Center, each one representing a CASA Volunteer who is advocating on behalf of an abused and neglected child. More than 1,000 children in our community need of a CASA Volunteer. The organization is seeking individuals to step up as Pinwheel Captains who will work to each raise $1,200, the amount it costs to provide a CASA Volunteer for a child. Pinwheel Captains will use a special “Friends Asking Friends” website to raise money through their own fundraising pages. Visit www.casa17th.org.
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