02/2013

Side Effects May Include

Submitted by Lara Herrington on Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:53am

This is an artistic look at the old chicken-and--the-egg riddle. This art exhibit, by invitation only, explores the relationship between cause and effect, creation and destruction through paintings, drawings, and other media. Don't miss works by landscape artist Sharon Feder and plein air painter Sandra Kaplan. Mon-Thu 8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Fri 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  

 

Tiny Tots

Submitted by Jacqueline Wakeen on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 1:14pm

Music can do magical things for children's developmental growth. Soak up the classical sounds for a 45-minute performance with an introduction to orchestral music. Children ages six and under get up-close and personal with the instruments, surrounded on all sides by professional musicians of the Colorado Symphony. Audience members may recognize the familiar Looney Tunes soundtrack, sensational songs of Beethoven, and everything in-between. Tues 9:30 a.m.

Dave Eggers Book Signing

Submitted by Davina Van Buren on Fri, 01/25/2013 - 4:38pm

Acclaimed writer Dave Eggers, best known for his semi-autobiographical book A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, is stopping in Boulder to sign and promote his latest release, A Hologram for the King. The story follows a struggling American businessman who takes work in Saudi Arabia in the hopes of making enough money to fend off his family's financial woes. Visit boulderbookstore.com to purchase a copy—the only way to secure your place in the signing line. Mon 5 p.m.

—Image courtesy of Michelle Quint