WHAT’S HAPPENING – 4-4-24

ENGLEWOOD LIONS CLUB MEETINGS
1st & 3rd Thursdays at 7 p.m. at Mango Tree Coffee, 3498 S. Broadway, Englewood. Next meeting: March 7. Info: Gail 720-377-7682.

DENVER GOP BREAKFAST
APRIL 5, 8-9:30 am. at Morning Story Restaurant 560 S. Holly St., (Holly & Leetsdale). Speaker Drew Bolin, President. Of the Lincoln Club of Colorado.

SOPRANO SARA GARTLAND TO PERFORM AT CENTRAL CITY OPERA’S “THEATRE OF DREAMS” GALA
APRIL 5 at the Cable Center at Denver University. Honoring Judy & Newell Grant. Tickets: centralcityopera.org/gala

SOUL DOG RESCUE NONPROFIT TO HAVE FIRST GALA
APRIL 5 at Denver Museum of Nature & Science. For Tails of Hope tickets: www.souldog.org/gala

MULCH AVAILABLE TO CENTENNIAL RESIDENTS
APRIL 6 & 7, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the city’s Eagle Street Facility located at 7272 S. Eagle St. Bring a tarp and shovel to load yourself. First come, first serve basis. 303-325-8000.

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION WITH DISTRICT ATTORNEY JOHN KELLNER
APRIL 9, 6-7 p.m. Agenda: Retail Theft & Public safety at Lone Tree Hub, 8827 Lone Tree Parkway, Lone Tree. Special Guest: Chief Kirk Wilson, Lone Tree Police Dept. A South Metro Chamber event.

READING, WRITING AND A WARDROBE LUNCHEON TO BENEFIT CLOTHES TO KIDS OF DENVER
APRIL 11, 11:30-1:00 at Wellshire Event Center, 3333 S. Colo. Blvd. RSVP: val@clothestokidsdenver.org

SPRING MIGRATION BIRDING WALK
APRIL 17, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Marjorie Perry Nature Preserve with parking at Belleview trailhead. Bring water , walking shoes, binoculars, and camera. RSVP: 720-767-2452.

CENTENNIAL ANIMAL SERVICES TO HOST OPEN HOUSE
APRIL 17, 6-7:30 p.m. in the Community Room at 7272 S. Eagle St. Information on City’s rules & regulations around owning a pet – visit education stations. Centennial.gov/animalservices

CANCER LEAGUE OF COLORADO GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING.
APRIL 18, 4-6 p.m., Morning Story, 4930 S. Yosemite, Suite D1C-Greenwood Village. $20 per attendee. Heavy Hors D’Oeuvres and cash bar. Election of officers, nominating committee members and Funds Allocation Committee Members for 2024-2025. RSVP: Laura Shipmen (4lshipman@gmail.com) or Barb Reese (barbarasreece@aol.com

COLORADO BALLET’S THE ONE GALA 
Returns APRIL 18 at the Ellie Caulkins Oper. a House in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Tickets: 303-339-1618 or COLORADOBALLET.ORG/Gala 

CHERRY CREEK REPUBLICAN WOMEN LUNCHEON MEETING
APRIL 19, 11:00 a.m. Social Time, 11:30 a.m. meeting. Doubletree by Hilton, DTC – 7801 E. Orchard Rd., Greenwood Village. RSVP by April 4 at www.cherrycreekrepublicanwomen.org Cost $36. Speakers: Aurora City Council members, Danielle Jurinsky, Steve Sundberg, Stephanie Hancock.

FRIENDS OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP LUNCHEON
APRIL 20  11 a.m. at Cherry Hills Country Club. FON to award $113,000 to nursing students. Rick Crandall will be the Master of Ceremonies. Tickets: 720-891-3412. 

ARAPAHOE COUNTY WATER SUPPLY STUDY OPEN HOUSES
APRIL 24, 5-7 p.m. at Smoky Hill Library at 5730 S. Biscay Circle, Centennial.
MAY 9 at the Kelver Library, 5855 Main St., Byers. Visit arapahoeco.gov/waterstudy

ANNUAL WAR MEMORIAL ROSE GARDEN PRUNING WORKSHOP
APRIL 27, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Free event. Bring a sharp pair of bypass primary shears, leather gloves and kneepads. BGrubb@ssprd.org 303-483-7014.

30TH MS COLORADO SENIOR AMERICA PAGEANT
APRIL 27, 2 p.m. For women age 60 plus. Event at Mizel Arts & Culture Center, Elaine Wolf Theater, 350 S Dahlia St., Denver. Hosts: Ms Senior America 2019-2020 Esmeralda Ybarra Hendrick; Ms Colo. Senior America 2008, Linda Holloway. Tickets at Mizel Arts & Culture Center Box Office. 303-316-6360. ColoSRAmerica.com

CANCER LEAGUE OF COLORADO HOPE BALL
APRIL 27. Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center. Contact barbarasreece@aol.com for tickets.

MUSEUM OF OUTDOOR ARTS La PRIMAVERA FESTIVAL
APRIL 28 11:00 a.m. – 3 p.m. Marjorie Park, 6331 S Fiddler’s Green Circle, Greenwood Village. Pancake brunch, live Celtic music, maypole dancing, basket making, yard games and more. Adult beverage bar. Will also premiere a latest permanent installation of local artist, Lonnie Hanson. Tickets at MOAONLINE .ORG

WHAT’S NEW?
Cherry Creek Republican Women memberships are due. Annual dues are $40 per year for regular members. Info: sstsruna@comcast.net or call 303-913-1394. 

ARAPAHOE COUNTY 4TH ANNUAL SPRING WINE & CHALK FESTIVAL
MAY 18 & 19. At the Fairgrounds. Early bird discount thru March 1. Visit arapahoecountyeventcenter.com

25TH VETERANS MEMORIAL DAY TRIBUTE
MAY 25, 10 a.m. – noon at Bethany Lutheran Church (4500 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village. Honor servicemen and women who gave their lives in service and those that lost a battle with post-traumatic stress at home. View images and biographies of Colo. fallen heroes; show support for Gold Star families, military officers and Veterans in attendance. Free event.

MENTAL HEALTH OF COLO. UNMASKED
JUNE 8, 6 p.m. at Haven in the Pines, 463 E. Happy Canyon Rd., Castle Rock. Theme “Unmasking Discrimination.” Cocktail attire, heavy Hors d’oeuvres. Tickets 720-208-2220.

BOYS HOPE GIRLS HOPE COLORADO HOSTS 22ND ANNUAL HOPE CHALLENGE GOLF
JUNE 10. Tournament to be held at Colorado Golf Club Preservation Trail in Parker. Four-person scramble. Breakfast, 18 holes of golf, drinks,Dinner. RSVP: 720-524-2061.

COMING SOON – LITTLE MAN ICE CREAM in Greenwood Village at Belleview & Yosemite. Now hiring!

ROCKY MOUNTAIN BOYS STATE JUNE 2-8 FOR HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS
Premier civic program in Sterling, CO. Applications: www.CoLegionBoysState.org

WHAT’S NEW IN AWARDS? FINALISTS FOR DCPA STUDENT PLAYWRITING COMPETITION
“CONSIDER THE RAVENS” by Victoria Schnell – Cherry Creek High School. “MY FUTURE IS (KINDA) IN YOUR HANDS” by Esther Weiss – Cherry Creek High school. There were 107 High School submissions for these awards.