WHAT’S HAPPENING 8-18-22

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY CONCERTS AT CHERRY CREEK LAKE
Denver’s only waterfront event center. The two-level Lake House hosts weddings and corporate events inside, on the outside deck and on the sand. A nautically themed bar-“The  Pub” offers a full bar with seating beneath a shaded deck overlooking the lake. Open Tuesdays-Sunday.  AUG. 18, Wash Park Band; AUG. 24, Citizen Dan (Steely Dan); AUG. 25, Dotsero Band; AUG. 31, TBA; SEPT. 9,  Live Your Lyrics – A  Musical gathering to promote Suicide Awareness and Prevention. Info and tickets online for concerts through Sept. 9 at www.pbcherrycreek. com/pb-events. Also equipment rentals.

CURTIS ARTS MOBILE CONCERT SERIES
AUG. 18, 25 6 p.m. FREE musical events featuring four bands playing at various Greenwood Village parks every Thursday in August. Each week features a unique style of music. Food trucks available. AUG. 18,  Michael Friedman Band at Westlands Park and AUG. 25, The Goonies at Curtis Park. Info: 303-797-1779. Bring a blanket.

ENGLEWOOD CHAMBER FRIDAY COFFEE NETWORK
AUG. 19, 8-9 A.M.  Mayflower Congregational Church, 3001 S Acoma St., Englewood. RSVP.

DENVER ZOO HOST TEDDY TEAR CLINIC
AUG. 20, 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Presented by Children’s Hospital Colorado. Aspiring  zookeepers & veterinarians can bring their plush patients to designated Care Stations. Stuffed animals receive special “medical” attention from zoo staff  & volunteers. Wildlife Plaza on the north side of the zoo. Purchase tickets in advance at DenverZoo.org

AURORA REPUBLICAN FORUM
AUG. 20, 9-10 a.m. at JJ’s 2340 S. Chambers Rd., Aurora. Featured Speaker: Tom Kim, Candidate for Senate District 27. Kim is a small business owner who specializes in turning around troubled companies. 

26TH ANNUAL RACE FOR RESEARCH
AUG. 21. Sponsored by Cancer League of Colorado at Washington Park. Run, Walk, or Crawl.  The timed 5K walk/run kicks off with  the Kids Fun Run for kids 12 and under. Post- race Expo to enjoy a free pancake breakfast, a free craft beer in the Beer Garden, and dance to the live band Look Both Ways. Expo booths and a Kid Zone where they can ride the kiddie tain and play games with clowns. RSVP: cancerleague4r@gmail.com. bestchamber.com or call 303-795-0142. 

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
AUGUST 22, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hosted by Cherry Hills Village Police Department at the Joint Public Safety Facility. Officers give tours of the Facility, showcase of police vehicles such as traffic cars, motorcycles, bicycles and community service vehicles as well as fire trucks from South Metro Fire Authority. Festivities include face painting, Papa John’s Pizza and  Kona Shaved Ice.Info: contact  Officer John-Norman Flaum at iflaum@cherryillsvillage.com

MS. COLORADO SENIOR AMERICA DEADLINE AUG. 22
Don’s miss your chance to wear the crown and represent Colorado. Not a beauty contest, but an event to honor ladies who have reached the “Age of Elegance”. At least 60 years young: Apply before Aug. 22 to be in the Oct. 9 Pageant. Contact Rene Green at 720-384-6249 or renemcsap@gmail.com. Website is ColoSrAmerica.com

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM OF THE ROCKIES
AUG. 23, 6 p.m., South Metro Denver area – Lone Tree Arts Center. A network of skilled influencers focused on the advancement of liberty.  Registration open. Questions: Mason Stefancic, mason@leadershipprogram.org Six other seminars in other areas of Denver and the state. 

2022 MORGAN ADAMS CONCOURS d’ ELEGANCE
AUG. 27, 6-10 p.m. at TAC Air at Centennial Airport, Englewood. Hanger party to benefit The Morgan Adams Foundation. View a collection of historically significant airplanes, cars, and motorcycles, including modern jets and supercars. Aerial demonstration, silent & live auction, treats from Denver restaurants. Tickets: 303-758-2130. 

AFFORDABLE ARTS FESTIVAL
AUG. 28, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Valuable artwork from over 160 National & Colorado Artists priced at $100 or less. Tickets: $12 online and at the gate at Arapahoe Community College Campus, 5900 S Santa Fe Dr., Littleton. Ticket proceeds help fund students scholarships. Affordableartsfestival.com

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER ANNUAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE
SEPT. 8 – Lone Tree Golf Club, 8 .m. to 4 p.m. Tickets 303-795-0142. Speakers: Christine Kahane, Candice Kingston, Michelle Fournier and Marilyn Manning. Register at BestChamber.com/WIBC

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER ANNUAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE
SEPT. 8 – Lone Tree Golf Club. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets: 303-795-0142.

“TAPS” COLORADO CELEBRITY CLASSIC
SEPT. 10, 5 p.m. Denver Songwriter Show & Dinner at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E. Academy Blvd., Denver. Featuring singer/songwriters Frank Myers, Anthony Smith, Wynn Varbel, Brice Long & Jimmy Nichols. Prime rib dinner prepared by the Coors cowboys. Meet TAPS Founder &  President Bonnie Carroll.  Silent auction www.taps.org/colorado

DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS ROSE SOCIETY SHOW
SEPT. 11, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Roses accepted from 6:30-10 a.m. Take blooming roses from your garden to display without the formality of a judged rose show. Vases provided. Speakers and panels from 1-3 p.m. Ask experts all about roses. Admission required. 

SHILOH HOUSE BOOTS & BOWTIES
SEPT. 17, 5-8:30 p.m. 2022 Gala in Castle Rock. Premier fundraiser to serve youth & families impacted by drama, abuse, family crisis and neglect.  Info: Adam Robe. arobe@shilohouse.net

ALCOHOL, TOBACCO  & FIREARMS PARTY
SEPT. 17, 7:30 a.m. – breakfast; 8:15 a.m. Safety Instruction 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start; 11:30 .m. lunch, keynote, live auction, cocktails & cigars. Sponsored by Independence Institute. Kiowa Creek Sporting Club, 46700 E County Road 30, Bennett, CO. RSVP: Mary Goodley at maryg@i2i.org

COLORADO CHRISTIAN BUSINESS ALLIANCE 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE“Take Delight in the Lord.”  SEPT. 30. 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Infinity Park Event Center, Glendale. Keynote Speaker: James Barthel,  MBA, Founder  & former CE O of  Metals Treat meant  LLC, a National Company. Info: ccballiance.org

WESTERN FANTASY SCHEDULED FOR OCT. 15
The 29th Annual event will be chaired by Pat Robinson and will feature country star Justin Moore! Table sponsorships available before June 30. Visit Western.com or contact Michael James mjames@voacolorado.org or 303-297-0408. 

WHAT’S NEW?
Ed Bozarth Chevrolet Aurora  is now CELEBRATION CHEVROLET under the leadership of Kent Bozarth. Located at 2001 S Havana Aurora. Delivery anywhere in Colorado. Visit www.celebrationchevrolet.com for information on this third generation led family automobile business.