Let the festivities begin!

The Halloween festivities begin in earnest today.  The Library‘s weekly DIY Lab (5:30-7:30) is focused on Halloween Creations.  They invite you to use their DIY space to help make your Halloween costume.  If you already have a costume, they’ll help you create your own battery-operated torch.  Patrons under 12 should be accompanied by a grown-up.

Golden High School is hosting their annual Trick-or-Treat Street tonight from 5:30-7.  Elementary School children are invited to this safe trick-or-treat experience in the GHS cafeteria, complete with games, candy, and fun.  701 24th St. (map)

Creepy Climbers at Earth Treks Climbing Center

Earth Treks Climbing Center is hosting a Creepy Climber Gathering tonight from 6-10.  They’ll have a costume contest, tricks and treats, WongWay Vegetarian Food Truck, free beer, and a Zombie-land photo booth.  700 Golden Ridge Road (map)

Golden City Brewery is holding their monthly Beer Class tonight from 7-10.  They’re focusing on Pumpkin Beer this month.  920 12th St. (map)

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The CSM Geology Museum is holding their Fall Mineral, Book, and Fossil sale this weekend.  Thousands of minerals, books, fossils, maps, journals, and more will be available to choose from.   The sale will be open from 9-4 Saturday and Sunday, but today they’ll have a member’s only preview from 4-6.  What better time to become a member?  For more information, call 303-273-3815.  The Museum is located at 1310 Maple Street, Golden, CO (map).

Dr. Greg Wilson from NREL will be at the Unitarian Church (map) at 7PM, discussing Sun Power Squared – How to Ramp Up Solar to Power the World.