Look, when you are on a road trip and you see a sign that says, “Two-headed squirrel, turn right at the next exit” – you turn right at the next exit! Join us for our first Kitchen Legends event highlighting the ultimate foodie legend, the Sasquatch of the culinary world – Turducken. For the uninitiated, turducken is a spectacular dish consisting of a de-boned chicken stuffed into a de-boned duck, which itself is stuffed into a de-boned turkey. The word turducken is a portmanteau of turkey, duck, and chicken.
Free English/Spanish bilingual event! Learn about: eligibility requirements, methods of application, risks and benefits of applying, and where to find more information. Ask questions about DACA or other immigration-related issues and receive answers from a qualified immigration attorney. Registration not required. This unique program will be offered at the following branches and times:
September 25, 4-5 p.m., Hadley Branch Library
October 4, 5-6 p.m., Woodbury Branch Library
October 16, 4-5 p.m., Montbello Branch Library
October 23, 4-5 p.m., Hampden Branch Library
Free English/Spanish bilingual event! Learn about: eligibility requirements, methods of application, risks and benefits of applying, and where to find more information. Ask questions about DACA or other immigration-related issues and receive answers from a qualified immigration attorney. Registration not required.
Often referred to as the "oldest living religion," Hinduism is the third largest religion in the world, with over a billion followers, most of whom live in India. Join us for an examination of its origins, teachings, beliefs, and practices.
Join Kathleen Negri, Attorney at Law, to learn about important topics such as power of attorney, wills, trusts, and estates, dealing with real estate, long-term care planning, and much more. Kathleen has helped families plan for legal and financial issues raised by long-term illness and death since 1992. She was elected by her peers to be a Fellow of the Colorado Bar Association Foundation in 2000, and is the author of the book Mom, Are You There? Finding a Path to Peace Through Alzheimer's.
The story of chocolate is a "rich" tale indeed. It involves aristocracy and slavery, innovation and coincidence. Pivotal roles were played by both Christopher Columbus and Hernando Cortez. We will describe how extremely bitter cacao beans are transformed into one of the world's most sough after flavors and tell chocolate stories such as the rise of the luxury chocolate industry in Switzerland and the origins of the Hershey company.
Local, Pulitzer Prize winning author Jerry Cleveland explores how the modern bicycle attracted the attention of forward-thinking military commanders worldwide by using cutting edge technology and design when it was developed. Although eventually overshadowed by such legendary transporters as the jeep, "deuce and a half," C-47 Dakota and LST, the bicycle nevertheless played an important role. Inexpensive, efficient, and easy to maintain, bicycles are still in use in some military units.
Learn about the rich military history of Denver's two oldest cemeteries, Fairmount and Riverside, going all the way back to the Civil War, including eight Medal of Honor recipients. Bring an unopened toiletry item to be donated to the Denver Veteran's Hospital for veterans in need. Presented by Fairmount volunteer Garry O'Hara.