Kids will be teaching kids and most likely even the adults, about sustainability at Lakewood’s annual Earth Day Celebration, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27 at the Lakewood Heritage Center, 801 S. Yarrow St. Dunstan Middle School students will display their version of Lakewood’s Sustainability Plan that they wrote and illustrated. Their plan shows how kids can get involved and help their families live more sustainably.
Please join Mile High United Way for the 2019 (June 7th) Denver Day of Service. Denver Day of Service, hosted by the Denver Broncos and Mile High United Way, is one day when nonprofit organizations throughout Metro Denver will host simultaneous community projects. These projects will all kickoff at 9 a.m. and last for a minimum of 100 minutes each. The goal is to encourage and host one day dedicated to volunteerism throughout the entire city. Visit http://bit.ly/2X9fzYm for more information and to register.
The 2nd annual Aurora Cinco de Mayo will be held at Fletcher Plaza at 9898 E. Colfax Ave., Saturday, May 4th from noon until 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 5th from noon until 6 p.m. next to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library in urban Aurora. Aurora Cinco de Mayo is part of ACAD’s “ImmiFest” series of events that highlight and celebrate a variety of the ethnic groups represented in the Ward 1 Northwest Aurora community. Event highlights will continue with cultural dances performances, live music, Chihuahua races, contests, and delicious food from vendors and local brew in the beer garden. For more information the event, vendor and sponsor registration, please visit http://auroracincodemayo.com.
The Foothills Taste of Loveland returns to the Rocky Mountain Center for Innovation and Technology, 6-9 p.m. Thursday, April 18, bringing together some of northern Colorado’s best food, beer, wine and spirit flavors. The event features stations representing 50 fine wines and spirits, 40 area restaurants and a number of local breweries for a memorable evening. A silent auction rounds out the experience, giving guests an additional opportunity to support the mission of “More Than Giving”.
A class for anyone taking an American Heart Association class for the first time or who has an expired certification. This American Heart Association Course is designed for anyone who wishes to learn how to give CPR and basic first aid in life threatening emergencies. The class is the standard class for those who ARE NOT in the professional medical field. Topics include one and two rescuer CPR for the adult, child and infant; mouth to mask/mouth resuscitation; use of the automatic external defibrillator (AED) and basic first aid such as: bleeding control, broken bones, and trouble breathing. Certification: American Heart Association eCard, valid for two years -- issued after the class. This class will be held on Saturday, April 20 at 2 p.m. at Eagleridge Fitness, 4710 Eagleridge Cir. #110 in Pueblo. Visit http://bit.ly/2UlrK2a for more information.