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EVENTS TO ATTEND
Red Wine & Seafood: McCormick’s Fish House & Bar and Southern Wine & Spirits will hold its 20th Annual Red Wine & Seafood celebration benefiting the Volunteers of America’s Brandon Safe Haven, a long-term shelter for disabled, homeless, and...
January 11 2016, 12:44 PM
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"When a girl becomes pregnant, people often tell her to quit school and go to work. Families already struggling to provide for themselves see a new baby as another mouth to feed." C.C. Frick sees this scenario time and again through the teen mothers she helps at Florence Crittenton Services, a...
January 6 2016, 9:00 AM
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Events to Attend
3rd Annual Heart & Soul Charity Climbing Competition: This Saturday, the Denver Bouldering Club will hold its annual climbing event to raise money for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The event will include climbing competitions for all ages, food, raffles, and...
January 4 2016, 4:30 PM
Get a great workout and help women at SafeHouse Denver by attending a donation-based barre class. —Image courtesy of Barre Forte.
Children’s Holiday Book Drive: Give local kids the gift of imagination this year. Donate books for children between 6 months and 5 years old, and support Reach Out and Read Colorado in their mission to educate families about the importance of reading and increase literacy rates....
December 21 2015, 3:25 PM
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January isn’t just National Mentoring Month—it’s also I Haven’t Given Up On My Resolution Yet Month. If you’ve pledged to be a better person in 2016, we suggest paying tribute to both edicts through the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver’s Reach & Rise program, which pairs at-risk kids with adult...
The cast of DCPA's production of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"
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BALLS! A Holiday Spectacular: This year will mark the 7th and final year for “Balls!”, a variety show with sock puppets, local musicians, actors, and audience participation. This year the event will benefit The Gathering Place, the only daytime drop-in center for women, children, and...
December 14 2015, 11:00 AM
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Colorado Gives Day: This Tuesday in Colorado is dedicated to giving. The statewide initiative celebrates and encourages philanthropy throughout the state through online donations to local nonprofits and do-good organizations. Make a donation to one of your favorite causes—there are more than 1...
December 7 2015, 11:38 AM
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1. Free Day at the Denver Art Museum | Dec. 5
Why You Should Go: It looks like the Saturday forecast predicts a chilly day, which is all the more reason to spend time inside admiring art. Bonus: You’ll log plenty of steps as you tour.
2. Southwest Rink at Skyline Park | Through Feb. 15
December 2 2015, 10:40 AM