Palms & Pineapples presents a warm up from winter, with music, dancing and botany after-hours with cocktails, drinks and food available. Swap your ski jacket for a sun hat and enjoy a tropical paradise at Off the Revel in the lush warmth and beauty of Marnie’s Pavilion and the Orangery, enjoy live music and hands-on activities in the Boettcher Memorial Center, and savor specialty dinners and drinks from Offshoots Café, the Mitchell Hall Sandwich Station and our cash bar. Event will be held at the Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St., on Friday April 7th, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Please visit http://catalog.botanicgardens.org/DateSelection.aspx?item=2832 for ticket information.
Confluence Denver and Creative Exchange, the national program of Springboard for the Arts, are excited to present IdeaLab 2017 in Denver. Supported by the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation and presented by Denver Arts & Venues, IdeaLab is a day-long convening of national and local thought leaders, artists, and activists working at the intersection of creativity, equity, and change. IdeaLab will be structured to cross-pollinate ideas, offer dynamic conversations and give attendees opportunities to connect and develop their own networks at McNichols Civic Center Building, 144 West Colfax Ave., on Friday, April 14, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For reservations and registration please visit www.eventbrite.com/e/idealab-2017-tickets32449430119.
Contemporary works and abstract expressionist masterpieces converge in Shade: Clyfford Still/Mark Bradford, a collaborative presentation by the DAM and Clyfford Still Museum(CSM), opening on Sunday, April 9. At Untitled: Talk Back on April 28, we’ll get the conversation going with an action-packed look at speaking up and getting shady. Additionally, Uncorked AFTERGLO, the museum’s annual party celebrating creativity, will take place on April 8. The event features active art-making performances by local creatives, live music by Weird Touch and DJ Musa and more.
Through research, we’ve found that millennials tend to be one segment across cultures. Who are they? Why do they matter? Learn about best communication methods to reach millennials and how employee attitude and organizational environment affects your message. The City of Greeley Communications & Engagement Office is offering free training opportunities to promote diversity and inclusion in our Greeley community. The event will be held at the Greeley/Evans School District 6 Building, 1025 9th Ave. on Wednesday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The classes are free, but please RSVP before the day of the class.
Edible Arts with Chef Franco Catinella Students will learn to prepare a new dish each week with Chef Franco. They will take home their creations and a recipe so that they may prepare the dish for their family. The event will be held at Buell Children’s Museum, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave. (Grades 1-8 Dates: Jan. 27- May 12 (Fridays) Two Sessions: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.) Please call 719-295-7200 for more information.