WHAT’S HAPPENING 4-14-22

CENTENNIAL E-RECYCLING EVENT
APRIL 23, 8-11 a.m. Electronic recycling services at the Centennial Civic Center, 13133 E. Arapahoe Rd.  Donate nonperishable food items or a $5 minimum  monetary donation benefiting the Salvation Army  Centennial Corps. 

CENTENNIAL ANNUAL CHIP AND MULCH EVENT
APRIL 30 8 a.m. -noon at both the SSPRD  Willow Spring Service Center, 7100 S. Holly St., and the Centennial Public Works Facility, 7272 S. Eagle St.Rouds larger than 10 inches in diameter will not be accepted. Free mulch starting at noon. Bring a tarp and shovel.

SOUTH SUBURBAN BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION MAY 3
Nine individuals have filed as candidates. There are three openings for three-year terms on  the five-member board. Two polling sites open from 7 p.m. – 7 p.m. Goodson Recreation Center and South Suburban Sports Complex. Questions: email elections@ssprd.org or call 303-483-7011. 

BECOME AN ARAPAHOE COUNTY ELECTION JUDGE
Election judges will be needed for the June 28 Primary Election and the Nov. 8 General Election. Form at arapahoe votes.com/election-judges

CENTRAL CITY OPERA GUILD EVENTS
APRIL 29, THE THEATRE OF DREAMS GALA at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science honoring Pamela and Louis “Dutch” Bansbach with entertainment by baritone Will Liverman, appearing courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera.

CANCER LEAGUE OF COLORADO HOPE BALL
MAY 7 at the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center. Co-chairs are Arlene Mohler-Johnson and Dr. Saketh Guntupalli. After a two-year hiatus and 2022 Hope Ball will be LIVE AGAIN. Interested in being a sponsor, contact Barb at barbarasreece@aol.com

CELEBRATING EASTER AT GREENWOOD COMMUNITY CHURCH
SAT., APRIL 16, 9:30 a.m. EGGstravananza for (toddlers through 8th grade). Egg hunt and other games and activities. Critter visitors, face-painting. Planned fun elements for upper elementary and middle school aged kids also. Registration required: GreenwoodCC.com/Events1. SUNDAY, APRIL 17, church services at 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00 a.m.

CELEBRATING EASTER AT BETHANY LUTHERAN CHURCH ELCA
Maundy Thursday, April 14. Worship at 12 noon and 7:00 p.m. Good Friday, Friday, April 15. Worship at 12 noon and 7 p.m.  EASTER, Sat., April 16, 4 p.m., community egg hunt and 5:00 p.m. Worship. SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 7:30 a.m., Easter Festival worship. 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Easter Festival worship with Denver Brass. 4500 E Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village.

WELLSHIRE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HOLY WEEK
April 17, Easter Sunday, 6:00 a.m. Sunrise Service, 8:45 & 11:00 a.m. with brass and bells. 2999 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver

ST. THOMAS MORE CATHOLIC PARISH
APRIL 14, Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7 p.m. APRIL 15, Good Friday. 3:00 p.m. service and 7:00 p.m., musical stations of the Cross. APRIL 16, Holy Sat., 8:15 p.m. – Solemn Vigil of Easter. APRIL 17, Easter Sunday. 6:30, 8:30, 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Mass. 8035 S. Quebec St., Centennial.

MARJORIE PARK EASTER EGGstrvaganza
APRIL 16, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Admission includes egg hunt, pancake breakfast, and other fun activities. Event registration at MOAonline.org 6331 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Greenwood Village.

GREATER ENGLEWOOD CHAMBER ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS BANQUET
APRIL 21, 5-8 p.m. Holiday Inn Lakewood. Ticket includes Italian Buffet and drink ticket. 

ARAPAHOE COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION “A NIGHT IN MONTE CARLO
APRIL 21, 5:30- 11:30 p.m. at the Cielo at Castle Pines, Castle Pines. Black Tie Optional. Tickets: ACC Foundation Presents: A Night in Monte Carlo/ Arapahoe Community College.

LIFESPARK CANCER RESOURCES
APRIL 22, 7 p.m. at the Wellshire Event Center (3333 S. Colo. Blvd., Denver. Details: NightSparks-LifeSpark Cancer Resources (lifespark now.org).

FRIENDS OF NURSING ANNUAL SPRING AWARDS LUNCHEON
APRIL 23, SOCIAL AT 11:00 a.m. and Luncheon and Program – 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Theme: “A World of Possibilities.” Presentation of the 2022 Scholarship Awards. Silent Auction Fund Raiser. RSVP by April 15. Information 720-891-3412. 

WAR MEMORIAL ROSE GARDENING PRUNING WORKSHOP
APRIL 30, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sponsored by South Suburban Parks & Recreation. Free, but must RSVP. 5804 S. Bemis St., Littleton. Call Becky, 303-483-70141.

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER EVENTS
MAY 4, 4-7:00 p.m. Re-opening celebration at Uptown Suites Centennial Denver-Tech. Drinks & snacks will be served. Drawings at 6 p.m. Register. Call 303-795-0142.   MAY 10, 7:30-9:00 a.m. – Lone Tree Arts Center. Program on the current and future economic standings of Lone Tree. Light breakfast and networking. Register. Call 303-795-0142. 

MEOW WOLF’S IMMERSIVE DANCE PARTY 
MAY 29, 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Party Portal is open. Danceportation at Convergence Station. Renowed DJs and producers performing throughout four alien worlds in a  live music experience. Featuring Anthony Naples, DJ Stingray 313, Gee Dee, Henry Wu, RE: Ni, Seb Wildblood and local favorites: Al V Dam, Black/Tuesday, Deedz, Joe  Unit, Mars, and Wngdu. Book tickets at Ebarnes@MeowWolf.com