Mr. Friesen will present "Buffalo Bill: A Life of Controversy" based on his book Buffalo Bill: Scout, Showman, Visionary. The lecture will include a synopsis of Buffalo Bill Cody's life and a discussion of the controversies associated with him during his lifetime and in the years since. Mr. Friesen has been director of the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave since 1995.
Join us as we preview and talk about the historical context of Anita Diamant's Day After Night, the Mizel Arts and Culture Center's Denver Jewish Community Reads 2011 selection. The presentation and discussion will be led by Dr. Caryn Aviv, Senior Instructor in Secular Jewish Society and Civilization at the University of Colorado. On October 26 at 7:00 p.m. author Anita Diamant will speak about creating Day After Night at the MACC's JAAMM Festival at the JCC. The book will be available for purchase at both events (proceeds go to the MACC).
Join Caroline Dow, Ph.D for a talk based on her book Tea Leaf Reading for Beginners: Your Fortune in a Teacup. Along with a tea leaf reading demonstration, she will discuss how to choose and brew tea, herbal teas for health, hosting a tea party, the fascinating history of tea, and more. Refreshments will be served.
Ms. Jackson is the author of Shaking the Family Tree: Blue Bloods, Black Sheep, and Other Obsessions of an Accidental Genealogist. Learn about her genealogical journey, what she discovered about her own family, and the interesting community of genealogists she encountered on the way. Joining Ms. Jackson will be DPL's own in-house genealogy specialist, James Jeffrey.
Mindy Sink is the author of Walking Denver, Moon Handbooks Guide to Denver, and a co-author of Colorado Organic: Cooking Seasonally, Eating Locally. She has written extensively for The New York Times and her work has also appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, Sunset, and many other well-known publications. Come find out how to discover Denver by exploring it on foot! www.mindysink.com. Books will be available for sale and signing.
Add a little more mystery to your life. Join us for refreshments and a lively discussion. Share your favorite titles and authors and catch up on new releases and other mystery news. This month's pick is Bryant & May Off the Rails: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery by Christopher Fowler.
Add a little more mystery to your life. Join us for refreshments and a lively discussion. Share your favorite titles and authors and catch up on new releases and other mystery news. This month's pick is Blood Memory by Margaret Coel.