Reading to therapy dogs and other Boulder-area events April 17, 2019

Pages and Paws

Come and read with a licensed therapy dog. A great opportunity for readers of all levels to practice their reading skills in a safe, non-judgmental environment. Reservations required. Ages 5-12. Generously Sponsored by the Boulder Library Foundation. : Pam Watson Check-in at front desk; 3:45 p.m., Meadows Branch Library, 4800 Baseline Road, Boulder; .


The Art of Resilience: Nicaraguan Perspectives Exhibit— Friendship City Projects, presents the inspirational, healing, and transcendent art of two Nicaraguan artists: Marlon Moreno and José Ortiz Bracamonte; 10 a.m., Museum of Boulder at the Tebo Center, Museum of Boulder at the Tebo Center, 2205 Broadway, Boulder; $8-$10;, #art.

Wednesday After School Workshops — For children ages 8 and up who are interested in learning more about all things sewing and textile related. This is a beginner to intermediate level sewing class; 3:30 p.m., Fabricate, 2017 17th st, Boulder; $160; /2019-04-03.

Shakespeare Mashup — Dive into famous scenes from “Twelfth Night,” “Romeo and Juliet” and “As You Like It.” Eight to 11-year-olds can learn Shakespearean verse, building a character, moment to moment acting and have a ton of fun doing it. This exploration of CSF‘s 2019 season culminates in an exciting performance for family and friends; 4 p.m., Wesley Fellowship Theater, 1290 Folsom St., Boulder; $125;, .


Negotiating Commercial Real Estate— Are you ready to lease or even purchase commercial real estate for the first time? Or are you looking for more space for your growing business? If so, then this workshop is for you. Navigating the supply of office, retail or industrial space based on your current needs and future growth along with fully understanding all options is a big decision for any business. This workshop will show you how to find a space that fits your business, how to negotiate the best deal possible, ensure you know what‘s required and how to avoid potential pitfalls; 10 a.m. Thursday, Boulder Small Business Development Center, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free;, .

Holistic Mother‘s Network Monthly Meeting— Join the Boulder Chapter of Holistic Mother‘s Network for our monthly meeting. Each month this group explores a different topic relating to our families and ways to live a little more green. Your first meeting is free and membership is only $30 a year; 10 a.m. Thursday, Rayback Collective, 2775 Valmont Road, Boulder; free;, .

Happy Hour presented by The Fox and Boulder Theater — Win tickets to upcoming shows with the purchase of select happy hour menu items. Come on in for more details; 3 p.m. Thursday, The Sink, 1165 13th street, Boulder; free;, .

Russian Culture Week: Ukrainian Egg Dyeing — Come try your hand at the traditional art of egg-dyeing. All materials provided; 3 p.m. Thursday, Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St., Boulder; .

CBD for Seniors with Dr. Cohen— Dr. Joseph Cohen, founder of Holos Health, will be giving a presentation on using cannabis as medicine to treat common ailments affecting the senior population. Dr. Cohen will also discuss CBD, and how it can benefit your health. Come see why seniors are the fastest-growing demographic of cannabis users in the United States; 5 p.m. Thursday, Moon Mother Hemp Company, 2425 Canyon Blvd., Unit D, Boulder; free;.

Bard‘s Book Club— Members will meet once a month to chat about the five plays in the Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2019 season, guided by CSF staff. Experience the pleasure of discovering and discussing the richness of character, language, plot complications, and modern interpretations of Shakespeare (and non-Shakespeare) plays with other Shakespeare fans. Ages 18 and up; 6 p.m. Thursday, IBS Building, 1440 15th St., Boulder; $125;, .

Pool Tournament — Weekly pool tournament. $10 buy-in. 8 & 9 ball; 7 p.m. Thursday, Bluff Street Bar & Billiards, 2690 28th St., Boulder; free;, .

Board & Card Game Night — Please bring one or several of your favorite games. Games will be provided, but trying new games is fun too. Open to all ages; 7 p.m. Thursday, Gunbarrel Brewing Company, 7088 Winchester Circle, Boulder; free;, .










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