Adult

Saturday Sessions - Tales of Tunes of the West with Liz Masterson

Music Dance and Performance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

Liz Masterson, from Denver, is a Colorado native and an award-winning singer. In a career that spans 30 years, and covers 40 states and Canada, Liz has performed at the Smithsonian Institution, the Lincoln Center in New York City, and the (Autry) Museum of the American West. In 2007, she yodeled on Myth Busters. Her most recent CD, Roads to Colorado, received the Will Roger’s Award for Best Western Album of 2009.
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#music

Active Minds: Chocolate

Lectures and Presentations
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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 Cortéz. Join Active Minds as we describe how extremely bitter cacao beans are transformed into one of the world's most sought after flavors and tell chocolate stories such as the rise of the luxury chocolate industry in Switzerland and the origins of the Hershey company. Bonus: chocolate tasting at the end of class!

Citizenship and Immigration Program/ Programa de ciudadanía e inmigración

Citizenship
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

An immigration attorney will share resources and information about a variety of topics on immigration-related issues (naturalization, deferred action, waivers, petitions, Colorado driver's license bill SB-251, etc).

Un abogado de inmigración va a compartir recursos e información sobre una variedad de temas relacionados con la inmigración (la naturalización, la acción diferida, casos penales, peticiones, ley SB-251 de conductor de Colorado, etc).

Citizenship and Immigration Program / Programa de ciudadanía e inmigración

Citizenship
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

An immigration attorney will share resources and information about a variety of topics on immigration-related issues (naturalization, deferred action, waivers, petitions, Colorado driver's license bill SB-251, etc).

Un abogado de inmigración va a compartir recursos e información sobre una variedad de temas relacionados con la inmigración (la naturalización, la acción diferida, casos penales, peticiones, ley SB-251 de conductor de Colorado, etc).

Citizenship and Immigration Program / Programa de ciudadanía e inmigración

Citizenship
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

An immigration attorney will share resources and information about a variety of topics on immigration-related issues (naturalization, deferred action, waivers, petitions, Colorado driver's license bill SB-251, etc).

Un abogado de inmigración va a compartir recursos e información sobre una variedad de temas relacionados con la inmigración (la naturalización, la acción diferida, casos penales, peticiones, ley SB-251 de conductor de Colorado, etc).

Citizenship and Immigration Program/ Programa de ciudadanía e inmigración

Citizenship
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

An immigration attorney will share resources and information about a variety of topics on immigration-related issues (naturalization, deferred action, waivers, petitions, Colorado driver's license bill SB-251, etc).

Un abogado de inmigración va a compartir recursos e información sobre una variedad de temas relacionados con la inmigración (la naturalización, la acción diferida, casos penales, peticiones, ley SB-251 de conductor de Colorado, etc).

Active Minds: Salem Witches

History and Genealogy
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

In 1692 in Salem, Massachusetts an extraordinary series of events coupled with the hysterical reaction of the community, resulted in what is referred to as the Salem Witch Hunt. Hundreds of individuals were tried for the crime of witchcraft and many were executed as a result. Join Active Minds as we seek to understand this astounding moment in our country's early history.
Active Minds

Food Lover's Book Club: Bread

Cooking
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

As Chad Robertson recounts in Tartine Bread, bread is an art form: “Each loaf would tell the hands of the baker who made it, and each would also have its own expression.” For many, bread making—the act of punching down dough, letting it rise, and shaping loafs—is a form of meditation, if not obsession. Jeff Cleary of Golden’s Grateful Bread Co. joins 5280’s Food Editor Amanda M. Faison, to discuss the dynamic process of turning flour and water into a food that has captivated humans for millennia.

Good Investing is Boring

Life Skills
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

​92% of the return in any investment comes from the investor’s ability to minimize impulsive decisions and focus on the long-term fundamentals. This is true of any investment whether that’s a business, rental property, CD, annuity or stock. Zachary Bouck, Co-Founder of Denver Wealth Management, will discuss how he makes long term investment decisions based on multiple factors, with two important basic rules: Simple investments are better than complicated investments, and good investing is boring.

What’s Brewing...in Mexico? / Bebidas tradicionales mexicanas

Cooking
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sample and learn how to make traditional beverages such as Champurrado, Ponche and Cafe de Olla. ¡Salud!

Prueba las bebidas tradicionales de México como el champurrado, ponche y café de olla y aprende a prepararlas. Entrada gratuita para todas las edades. ¡Salud!

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