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August Preview

This month, I’m not including the recurring events at the Library, such as DIY Lab and Lego Play & Build.   The Library maintains an excellent calendar, so please look through it if you need to be reminded of when those events occur.

Ongoing
Miners Alley Playhouse – Little Shop of Horrors through August 21
– The Shoemaker and the Elves through August 20
Foothills Art Center – Fine Craft Invitational through September 4
Quilt Museum – New York Beauty Quilts through October 25
CSM Geology Museum – Critical Materials

1
Colorado Day – free admission to CO State Parks
(including Golden Gate Canyon!)
2
National Night Out with the Golden Police
Golden Park Rules Public Meeting
3
TriceraTOTs
5
Movie Time: Epic Marvel Film Fest at the library
Movies & Music in the Park – Inside Out and Coral Creek
Opening reception for the new exhibit at the Quilt Museum
6
Homesteaders’ Day at the Clear Creek History Park
Coffee with a Councilor
Golden Super Cruise
7
Mountain Melodies Music Festival
Cooking Class at Earth Sweet Botanicals – Wild Food Foraging
9
DIY Grow Your Own Herbs at the Library
Golden Beer Talks – Cristi Painter, Forest Service Biologist and Photographer
10
Preschool Nature Nuts: Dem Bones, Dem Bones
11
Preschool Nature Nuts: Dem Bones, Dem Bones
Backyard Bluegrass Series at the Conifer Bar
12
Golden Street Fair
Movies & Music in the Park – Paddington and Dr. Harlan’s Amazing Bluegrass Tonic
13
Jefferson County District Attorney’s Safety Fair
Dinosaur Discovery Day – Reptile and Bird Day
Dash at the Splash Kids’ Triathelon
CSM Walking Tour
CRRM Behind the Scenes Tour – Train Kitchens
Preschool Nature Nuts: Dem Bones, Dem Bones
Spanish story time at the library
16
Storytime and Craft at the Railroad Museum
Library Book Group – Bridge of San Luis Rey
18
First Day of School for Jeffco Schools
Method and Meaning lecture at Foothills Art Center
Thirsty Thursday at the Mountaineering Center
19
Sustainable NREL Walking Tour
Movies & Music in the Park – Zootopia and A Flock of Beagles
20
Golden Fine Arts Festival
CRRM – Whistle Stop Tour
Coffee with a Councilor – North Neighborhoods
Dances with Branches – Recreational Tree Climbing
21
Closing Day at The Splash
Movie Time Plus: Book vs. Screen – The Big Short
Golden Fine Arts Festival
Jefferson Symphony Concert in Parfet Park
25
Historic Districts Walking Tour
Golden Historical Gems Caravan Tour
26
The Jazz Cats at Windy Saddle
Colorado Rails & Cocktails – Politics and Trains
Movies & Music in the Park – Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Moses Jones Band
27
Woodstove Cooking at the Clear Creek History Park
Garage Sale – Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Warrior Cats at the Library
28
Golden Gran Fondo
Kids’ Author Afternoon with Rania Eldam
30
Golden Bicycle Cruise – Marvel Comics