October 25, 2021

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Boulder Events Calendar: See What’s Happening In The Area This Weekend

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BOULDER, CO — Ready for a family outing? Patch has you covered, we’re showcasing several events taking place this week in Boulder. Here’s a roundup of local events coming up in the area this weekend.

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Here are all of this weekend’s events in and near Boulder:


Featured Event: Rock’N’Roll classics LIVE at BOCO Cider! NO Cover

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: BOCO Cider, 1501 Lee Hill Dr., Unit 14, Boulder 80304
  • What: Lee Hauenstein has a Roy Orbison and Johnny Cash vibe. Rockabilly and classics from the beginning of Rock’N’Roll!  Please call/text 720-938-7285 in advance to make reservations and/or check on available seating. Thursday, August 12, 5-7 pm Learn More
Featured Event: Rock’N’Roll classics LIVE at BOCO Cider! NO Cover (Michael Belochi)

External Event: The Great Indian Novel

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Thursday, August 12 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PMThe Great Indian Novel book discussion group, continues to meet in a hybrid form, via Zoom and with social distancing outdoors . We meet on the second Thursday of the month, and between 4:30 and … Learn More

Kinder & New Family Playdates (all are welcome) Whittier Playground

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Whittier Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Whittier Elementary School: Thursday and August 12 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

WEEKLY ONLINE Queer Community: Meditation and Conversation

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Thursday, August 12 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Queer Community: Meditation and Conversation This group meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, 6-7:30pm MST on Zoom. Please click HERE to view our Monthly Calendar for upcoming meeting … Learn More

Board Meeting – Horizons School

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Horizons School
  • What: Event listing from Horizons School: Thursday, August 12 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Learn More

One Book, One Boulder: Form a Book Circle (Online)

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Thursday, August 12 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMGet involved in this year’s One Book, One Boulder! The library is looking for leaders to form Book Circles within their communities and neighborhoods. Register to attend and get an exclusive … Learn More

Featured Event: Boulder Rock Band LIVE at BOCO Cider. NO Cover

  • When: Friday, August 13th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: BOCO Cider, 1501 Lee Hill Dr., Unit 14, Boulder 80304
  • What: Banned from Flight is a rock band based in Boulder Colorado. They play classic rock and country hits as well as a few contemporary and original songs. They are currently working on their debut EP to be released later this summer. Please call/text 720-938-7285 in advance to ma… Learn More
Featured Event: Boulder Rock Band LIVE at BOCO Cider. NO Cover (Michael Belochi)

Classroom Assignments Posted in Parent Portal


Class assignments go out – Community Montessori School


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Supporting Older Children’s Mental Health (Ages 10+)

  • When: Friday, August 13th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Friday, August 13 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Research will be presented on how COVID-19 has impacted older children and families. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-older-childrens-mental-health-ages-10-tickets-1624… Learn More

External Event: Spanish Conversation Group

  • When: Friday, August 13th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Friday, August 13 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PMThe Spanish Conversation Group meets 4 to 5:30 pm Fridays except for the first Friday of the month. It is for for intermediate to advanced Spanish speakers and is conducted entirely in Spanish…. Learn More

Infinite Campus Parent Portal announces teachers for Grades KG – 5


Boulder Bandshell Revival – City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department

  • When: Friday, August 13th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department
  • What: Event listing from City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department: Friday, August 13 from 4:30 PM to 10:00 PMDetails TICKETS ON SALE WED 7/14 @ 12PM MST On Friday, August 13th, the Boulder Bandshell roars to life for an epic evening of performances from… More https://www.fa… Learn More

Featured Event: ACT Practice Test, Proctored & Timed (Online)

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Live-Online
  • What: Students will take all sections of a retired test except for the essay. Everything will be made available before the test; just bring a couple of #2 pencils and an approved calculator.  After the test, students will be able to score their tests and generate a detailed item-ana… Learn More
Featured Event: ACT Practice Test, Proctored & Timed (Online) (Kevin )

Featured Event: Local Phenom JENN CLEARY LIVE at BOCO Cider! NO Cover

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: BOCO Cider, 1501 Lee Hill Dr., Unit 14, Boulder, CO 80304
  • What: Jenn Cleary plays a blues/rock style including classic covers made famous by Janis Joplin and Bonnie Raitt. From songs that make you smile and groove to soulful ballads she entertains at festivals and at Coors Field. Please call/text 720-938-7285 in advance to make reservation… Learn More
Featured Event: Local Phenom JENN CLEARY LIVE at BOCO Cider! NO Cover (Michael Belochi)

Featured Event: Jonathan Saraga Quintet

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Nocturne
  • What: New York trumpeter Jonathan Saraga presents a night of straight ahead standards featuring a band composed of top shelf Colorado based artists for this one-night-only occasion. Jonathan Saraga – trumpet, Max Light – guitar, Eric Gunnison – piano, Gonzalo Teppa – bass, Colin Str… Learn More
Featured Event: Jonathan Saraga Quintet (Jonathan Saraga)

Progressive Hoselays & Foam – Lefthand Fire Protection District

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Lefthand Fire Protection District
  • What: Event listing from Lefthand Fire Protection District: Saturday, August 14 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AMAugust 14th Progressive Hoselays View Widget Learn More

Virginia Dale Community Club’s 100th Anniversary

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Virginia Dale, Colorado, 80536, United States
  • What: The Virginia Dale Community Club is celebrating it’s 100th Anniversary at the completely restored 1862 Virginia Dale Overland Stage Station. It starts off with a Vintage Baseball (1864 rules) between the Star Base Ball Club of the Colorado Territory and the Virginia Dale Slugg… Learn More

Art in the Garden – A Step by Step Landscape Painting Experience

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Chautauqua Auditorium
  • What: Event listing from Chautauqua Auditorium: Saturday, August 14 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PMCome join us in the grass and sun and bring home your very own painting! We will paint your masterpiece, step by step, inspired by the beautiful surroundings at Chautauqua Park for our summe… Learn More

HSPT Practice Test

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Online
  • What: This is a great way to learn what is on the HSPT without worrying about the score.  Students can take the HSPT in a timed and proctored format.  A detailed score reporting will also be provided.   Sign Up Learn More

Paula Yoo: From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry, an Author Talk and Teen-led Panel

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Saturday, August 14 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PMHear from Paula Yoo and teen leaders from the Boulder Teen Advisory Board and Diversify Our Narrative BVSD on why learning and talking about recent and historic racism in our country is imp… Learn More

Second Saturday Art Walk – Boulder Chamber

  • When: Saturday, August 14th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Saturday, August 14 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PMBeginning June 2021, NoBo Second Saturday offers a daytime alternative to our signature event NoBo First Friday. This event provides a socially-distanced outdoor setting featuring the sights and sou… Learn More

Gypsy Guitar & Exotic Vocals LIVE at BOCO Cider! NO Cover

  • When: Sunday, August 15th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: BOCO Cider, 1501 Lee Hill Dr., Unit 14, Boulder 80304
  • What: Starlight Revival is a modern yet timeless musical duo that combines powerfully moving vocals with exotic and mesmerizing gypsy guitar. It infuses elements and the fun of Rock, Jazz, Soul, Folk and Pop.  Please call/text 720-938-7285 in advance to check on available seating…. Learn More

Summit Back to School Picnic! – Summit Middle School

  • When: Sunday, August 15th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Summit Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Summit Middle School: Sunday, August 15 (all day)Join us for the Summit Back to School Picnic! Times and details TBD. Learn More

“Powerful by Faith!” – Fifth of Six Installments

  • When: Sunday, August 15th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Virtual Event on JW.org
  • What: Click Here For A Video Preview Of The Program Click Here to watch our Feature Bible Drama Trailer: Daniel: A Lifetime of Faith Breaking a century-old tradition in the name of health and safety, the largest convention organization in the world has moved its annual in-person eve… Learn More

Indigo Girls | Chautauqua, Boulder, CO (Night 1)

  • When: Sunday, August 15th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Chautauqua Auditorium
  • What: Event listing from Chautauqua Auditorium: Sunday, August 15 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PMDetails 97.3 KBCO & Colorado Chautauqua Present Indigo Girls at Chautauqua Auditorium Doors – 6:30 PM Show – 7:30 PM All Ages… More https://www.facebook.com/events/521097225595710 Learn More

New Student Orientation – Summit Middle School

  • When: Monday, August 16th at 7:45 a.m.
  • Where: Summit Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Summit Middle School: Monday, August 16 from 7:45 AM to 11:45 AMAll incoming students, 6th or other grades, are encouraged to join us for a 1/2 day orientation prior to the start of school on August 17th. Learn More

Spider Training – Southern Middle School

  • When: Monday, August 16th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Southern Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Southern Middle School: Monday, August 16 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Learn More

Kindergarten Open House – Mesa Elementary School

  • When: Monday, August 16th at 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Mesa Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Mesa Elementary School: Monday, August 16 from 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM Learn More

Meet-The-Teacher, Grades 1-5 – Mesa Elementary School

  • When: Monday, August 16th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Mesa Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Mesa Elementary School: Monday, August 16 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Learn More

Back To School Night & Meet Your Teacher Grades KG-5


Kindergarten and New Family Social on the playground


Bandshell Discotheque – FREE – City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department

  • When: Monday, August 16th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department
  • What: Event listing from City of Boulder: Parks and Recreation Department: Monday, August 16 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PMJoin us for three nights of ecstatic dance, DJs, and fun at Bandshell Discotheque! Free event – Monday nights – 7 to 10pm Schedule & DJ Lineup July 19st – Frog… Learn More

5-8 Students Return – Horizons School

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Horizons School
  • What: Event listing from Horizons School: Tuesday, August 17 (all day) Learn More

First Full Day of School – Summit Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Summit Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Summit Middle School: Tuesday, August 17 (all day) Learn More

SHMS Photo and Locker Day – Southern Middle School


Late Check In – Boulder High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 8:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder High School
  • What: Event listing from Boulder High School: Tuesday, August 17 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Learn More

Meet the Teacher 1st-5th grades – Crest View Elementary School


NJHS Leadership Team Training – Southern Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Southern Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Southern Middle School: Tuesday, August 17 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Learn More

Indigo Girls | Chautauqua Auditorium, Boulder, CO (Night 2)

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Chautauqua Auditorium
  • What: Event listing from Chautauqua Auditorium: Tuesday, August 17 at 6:30 PMDetails 97.3 KBCO & Colorado Chautauqua Present Indigo Girls at Chautauqua Auditorium Doors – 6:30 PM… More https://www.facebook.com/events/453681585697148 Learn More

Indigo Girls | Chautauqua Auditorium, Boulder, CO

  • When: Tuesday, August 17th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Chautauqua Auditorium
  • What: Event listing from Chautauqua Auditorium: Tuesday, August 17 at 7:30 PMDetails 97.3 KBCO & Colorado Chautauqua Present Indigo Girls at Chautauqua Auditorium Doors – 6:30 PM… More https://www.facebook.com/events/453681585697148 Learn More

Breast Ultrasound Screening Coming Direct to You!

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1776 S Jackson St
  • What: Coming directly to Denver on Wednesday, August 18th! We will also be in the surrounding towns through August 20th:  Longmont – Mon 8/16Lakewood – Tues 8/17Denver & Cherry Creek – Wed 8/18Colorado Springs – Thur 8/19Fort Collins & Loveland – Fri 8/20 Do more in the fig… Learn More
Breast Ultrasound Screening Coming Direct to You! (HerScan, Inc.)

KG Staggered Start – Bear Creek Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Bear Creek Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Bear Creek Elementary School: Wednesday, August 18 (all day) If your child’s last name is from A-L, your child WILL attend kindergarten on Wednesday, August 18th.  Your child will NOT attend kindergarten on Thursday, August 19th.  All Kindergarten students w… Learn More

KG Welcome Day (Staggered Start) – Mesa Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Mesa Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Mesa Elementary School: Wednesday, August 18 (all day) Learn More

Kindergarten Team 3/4-Staggered Start Date


Kindergarten Welcome Day Staggered Start


Freshman Orientation Day – Boulder High School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder High School
  • What: Event listing from Boulder High School: Wednesday, August 18 (all day) Learn More

Kindergarten Staggered Start (Last names starting A-K )


K-4 students return – Horizons School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Horizons School
  • What: Event listing from Horizons School: Wednesday, August 18 (all day) Learn More

Regular Schedule – NO Late Start – Casey Middle School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Casey Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Casey Middle School: Wednesday, August 18 (all day) Learn More

6th Grade Orientation Day – Southern Middle School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 8:15 a.m.
  • Where: Southern Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Southern Middle School: Wednesday, August 18 from 8:15 AM to 3:30 PM Learn More

6th Grade Parent Q&A – Platte Middle School

  • When: Wednesday, August 18th at 8:45 a.m.
  • Where: Platte Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Platte Middle School: Wednesday, August 18 from 8:45 AM to 9:45 AMThis event has a video call.Join: https://meet.google.com/xqe-dcyr-oxi(US) +1 330-667-0334 PIN: 251975890#View more phone numbers: https://tel.meet/xqe-dcyr-oxi?pin=3582518789842&hs=7 Learn More

6th Grade Parent Coffee – Manhattan Middle School of Arts and Science


Check out all the local events posted by your neighbors, or add your own, on the Boulder Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.