May Day! May Day!

Here’s your preview of May events in Golden:

Sun 5/1 – Golden Pride Days, Geology Museum Book, Map, and Mineral Sale, Blazing Saddles at the Ace Hi
5/1 through 5/5 – Spring yard waste collection for those on the City waste collection program
Mon 5/2 – STEM Girls: Robotics & Gears at the Library  *
Tues 5/3Visitors Center open house, Teen Movie Time at the Library  *
Weds 5/4 – Classes at the Fairgrounds: Gardening with Pollinators and Native Plant Landscaping, DIY Kids at the Library  *, TriceraTOTs, Volunteer Fair at the Visitors Center
Thurs 5/5 – Public hearing regarding the downtown bronzes; Ladies Only Sample Tour; A Night on Magic Mountain; Geology Museum Lecture: Uranium Fever
Fri 5/6 – Space Mission Mars Workshop for kids at the Community Center, Free admission to the museums; opening of new Quilt Museum exhibit; dance concert at the high school
Sat 5/7Grand Opening for Arbor Anglers, Used Bicycle Roundup, Pedal Pushers Demo Day, ; guided walks from the Visitors Center, STEM Girls at the Library: Circuits and Electricity  *, First Golden Super Cruise of the Season, West Side Live! Presents Athena Project: Sheltered; Golden Community Choir Concert
Sun 5/8 – Mothers Day, Book signing at Wings of Eagles (Robert McLaughlin, author of Magic Mountain)
Mon 5/9MOMS Club of Golden
Tues 5/10Golden Beer Talks, Railroad Museum Book Club: The Signal Man by Charles Dickens, Lego Play & Build at the Library  *
Weds 5/11 – Presentation at the Mountaineering Center: 20 Peaks in 30 Days, Live Action Angry Birds at the Library  *, League of Women Voters meeting with the County Commissioners, Making Japanese Seed Bracelets at the History Center
Thurs 5/12 – Making Japanese Seed Bracelets at the History Center, DIY Lab at the Library  *, GHS Pops Concert, Spring Commencement at Mines (MS and PhD)
Fri 5/13 – Commencement at Mines (undergraduate), GHS Pops Concert, Whisk(e)y release party at State-38 Distillery
Sat 5/14 – Stamp Out Hunger (food donation pickup for the Golden Christian Action Guild), Doggie Sniff & Social at Lions Park, Greener Golden celebration and Garden-in-a-Box pickup, GoFarm Spring Up! event, Fun with Fiber – Quilt Museum, Gravity Blast Workshop at the Golden Community Center, Town Hall Meeting with State Rep Jessie Danielson
Sun 5/15 – Woodstove Cooking Class at the Clear Creek History Park, Making Musical Notes with Heather at the Golden History Center, Making Japanese Seed Bracelets at the History Center
Tues 5/17 – Lego Play & Build at the Library  *, Book Group at the Library: A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawkin  *
Weds 5/18 – DIY Kids at the Library  *, Jeffco Innovators Workshop at Holidaily Brewing Company
Thurs 5/19 – Thirsty Thursday at the Mountaineering Museum, DIY Lab at the Library
Fri 5/20 – Biloxi Blues Opens at Miners Alley, 6th Annual Golden Games on Clear Creek, Golden High School graduation, Golden Landmarks Association’s Living Landmarks Dinner
Sat 5/21 – Magnificent Moms and Model Trains at the Railroad Museum, Old House Vintage Market, Golden Games continues
Sun 5/22 – Golden Games (final day)
Tues 5/24 – Feed Your Brain Nutrition program at the Library  *, Lego Play & Build at the Library  *, Front Porch Book Club: The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
Weds 5/25 – Making Japanese Seed Bracelets at the History Center, GoFarm Local Food Share Program at the Library  *
Thurs 5/26 – Program at the Mountaineering Center – Skiing the Centennials, DIY Explorers at the Library  *, DIY Lab  *
Fri 5/27 – Golden Gate Grange Rummage and Bake Sale, Wee DIY at the Library  *
Sat 5/28 – Grow the Rainbow: wildflower event at the Clear Creek History Park
Mon 5/30 – Memorial Day
Tues 5/31 – Lego Play & Build at the Library  *, First Golden Bike Cruise of the Year

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