Past events tagged "history"
Apr. 06, 2020 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Travel back in time for a show about real women who have made an impact on Colorado, human rights and America. Hear about Helen Hunt Jackson’s dedication to Indian rights, Maude Nelson’s time as a baseball barnstormer and other stories from the Unconventional Women of the West.
Mar. 28, 2020 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Hear ye, hear ye! Visit ye olde Medieval Faire brought to you by The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) and stroll through various booths showcasing medieval wares and tools, and learn about this fascinating time in history. The SCA is an educational group dedicated to the study and recreation...
Mar. 26, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Margaret “Molly” Brown was involved in everything from politics and reform efforts to women’s suffrage. Learn about several of the causes she was involved in to help all Coloradans. Then, create a poster for an issue you care about. Appropriate for kids in grades 3-6.
Feb. 25, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
No passport needed for this inter-continental journey! Join our ongoing series of exploring cuisine and culture from around the globe. Each month we “travel” to a new country – this month we’re headed to China. Come prepared to whip up some delicious eats, learn new things and make new friends.
Feb. 18, 2020 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that have shaped history. This month, we travel to the Roaring 20s to learn the Charleston, create a lie detector and flip some flapjacks. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids. Space is limited; registration recommended.
Jan. 28, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
No passport needed for this inter-continental journey. Join us as we kick-off a new series that explores cuisine and culture from around the globe. Each month we’ll be “traveling” to a new country. First up: India. Come prepared to whip-up some delicious eats, learn new things and make new friends.
Jan. 23, 2020 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Learn the history of hip-hop’s founding fathers: DJ Kool Here, Grandmaster Flash and Afrika Bambaataa. Learn how to use the techniques they innovated that ushered in the early days of hip-hop. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Jan. 23, 2020 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Explore the intricate and colorful history of mandalas while you make one of your own to take home. Using bright string, pins and corkboards we’ll partake in the meditative art of mandala creation. Part of the new "Taste the World" series!
Jan. 21, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Learn about the 5,000 year-old practice of mehndi, a body art using dye made from the henna plant. From ancient India to Anythink Perl Mack, j explore the history of mehndi and receive your own henna tattoo from local artist Atisha Pisaña.
Jan. 21, 2020 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that have shaped history. This month, we travel to different dynasties from ancient China to learn the art of papermaking, create a shadow puppet show and drink tea like an emperor. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids....