October 19, 2021

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This Week’s Boulder Area Events

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BOULDER, CO — Looking for things to do this week? Below, we’ve included some of this week’s top events from Boulder. Here’s a roundup of local events coming up in the area this week.

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Here are a few events happening this week in the Boulder area:


Screen Printing – Guided Access – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Monday, August 9 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PMScreen printing is a technique where a mesh stencil is used to transfer ink onto a shirt, poster, or other material. If you are a first-timer or a seasoned printer, BLDG 61 is a great space to … Learn More

Citizenship Class – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Monday and August 9 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PMPreparation class for the United States Citizenship test. This class will prepare those want to become a U.S. citizen understand the process and the interview needed to become a citizen. We will… Learn More

External Event: Classics of Philosophy Reading Group

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Monday, August 9 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PMThis group meets monthly to discuss a classic short work of philosophy or an excerpt from a longer work. Participants read prior to our meeting, and and together we explore the meaning of the text a… Learn More

BTSC/Juniors & Sophomores – Boulder High School

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 8:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder High School
  • What: Event listing from Boulder High School: Tuesday, August 10 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Learn More

Take and Make: Color Art – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PMKits include everything to make two crafts: Stained Glass Art and Bubble Painting. Pick up a kit at any Boulder Library location starting Tuesday, August 10.Recommended for ages 5-12. One per … Learn More

Student Check In – Casey Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Casey Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Casey Middle School: Tuesday, August 10 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Learn More

External Event: Boulder World Affairs Discussion Group (WADG)

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PMBoulder World Affairs Discussion Group (WADG)A free, open-to-the-public, weekly discussion of international, national, and state affairs, moderated so that everyone has an opportunity to spe… Learn More

Bolder Young Professionals Lunch and Learn

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Tuesday, August 10 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM When: Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 11:30am – 1:00pm In-person: Lunch and networking will be 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; presentation is 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Virtual, Zoom only option: zoom presentation ru… Learn More

Online Conversations in English Tuesdays

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 12:30 PM to 1:45 PMConversations in English (CIE) groups at Boulder Public Library provide English learners with opportunities to practice their speaking and listening skills in a friendly and informal environm… Learn More

Open Studio – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:59 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 12:59 PM to 6:45 PMDrop-in during this time to see the makerspace in action, learn about upcoming events, and get hands-on with a project of your own. Check in with a Creative Technologist to get started.***ACC… Learn More

Woodshop – Intermediate Session – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PMBLDG 61 woodshop sessions provide an excellent opportunity to learn a new tool, use equipment you don’t have access to at home, or get guidance on a woodworking project. Access to shop equipme… Learn More

Laser Cutter – Guided Access – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PMSign up for a Guided Access session to build your fluency with the laser cutters under the guidance of BLDG 61 staff. All patrons are required to watch the Laser Cutter Tool Orientation prior … Learn More

Woodshop – Basic Session – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PMBLDG 61 woodshop sessions provide an excellent opportunity to learn a new tool, use equipment you don’t have access to at home, or get guidance on a woodworking project. Access to shop equipme… Learn More

Woodshop – Supervised Session – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 1:15 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 1:15 PM to 2:15 PMBLDG 61 woodshop sessions provide an excellent opportunity to learn a new tool, use equipment you don’t have access to at home, or get guidance on a woodworking project. Access to shop equipme… Learn More

CNC – Guided Access – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PMJoin us for a Guided Access session to work one-on-one with staff using the Shopbot CNC. All patrons are required to attend a CNC Tool Orientation before becoming eligible. Your first Guided A… Learn More

Anime Club: Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PMRegister below to attend this online meetup suitable for teens and tweens.Miss watching anime with your friends? Join us online! We’ll spend the first 15 minutes playing anime trivia, then wat… Learn More

Officer’s Meeting – Lefthand Fire Protection District


Online Conversations in English Tuesday Evening

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Tuesday, August 10 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PMConversations in English (CIE) groups at Boulder Public Library provide English learners with opportunities to practice their speaking and listening skills in a friendly and informal environme… Learn More

Teacher Report Day – Southern Middle School

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Southern Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Southern Middle School: Wednesday, August 11 (all day) Learn More

Teacher Work Day – Mesa Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Mesa Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Mesa Elementary School: Wednesday, August 11 (all day) Learn More

Women in the Workplace: Post COVID-19

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Wednesday, August 11 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AMWhen: Wednesday, August 11, 2021, 8 – 9:30 a.m. Where: Kiln, 2101 Pearl St (in-person with live-stream zoom option to watch from home) Fee: Free for Boulder Chamber Members, if you are not a Cham… Learn More

Online TOEFL Prep Study Group – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 9:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 9:30 AM to 10:29 AMPractice skills and activities that will help you improve your score on the TOEFL and IELTS English tests. Groups meet online using Zoom. Adult learners can attend the free groups by regist… Learn More

SoD: Clase de inglés gratuita para niños con Ms Denise

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM¡Únanse a esta enérgica y divertida clase de español con Ms. Denise! Esta clase de inglés para niños es gratuita e ideal para niños de 0 a 10 años. Esta presentación es posible gracias al… Learn More

Online Conversations in English Wednesdays

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 10:30 AM to 11:45 AMConversations in English (CIE) groups at Boulder Public Library provide English learners with opportunities to practice their speaking and listening skills in a friendly and informal envir… Learn More

Boulder Library Foundation presents: Summer Midday Music Meditations

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PMEnjoy live, in-person Summer Midday Music Meditations presented by the Boulder Library Foundation. The event will be outdoors on “The Green”, part of West Civic Park, adjacent to Boulder Cr… Learn More

Teacher Work Day – Boulder Valley School District


Storytime Break: No “Mis Pininos”/Spanish Conversation for Kids today!

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PMMis Pininos is on summer vacation! Please join us in two weeks when we will meet again (August 25th).Mis Pininos se suspenderá por las próximas dos semanas, y sea reanudará el 25 de agosto. Learn More

Teen Chats – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PMRegister below for this event for teens in grades 6-12.Meet members of the Boulder Teen Advisory Board, help plan events, and participate in fun activities with other teens in the community!… Learn More

Kindergarten Playdate – Creekside Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Creekside Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Creekside Elementary School: Wednesday, August 11 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Learn More

External Event: Code for Boulder – Boulder Public Library

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PMCode For Boulder lies within the intersection of tech, data, and community engagement. Boulder is a vibrant city; we join up with local government, non-profits, and community organizers to h… Learn More

Cone Course Apparatus – Lefthand Fire Protection District

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lefthand Fire Protection District
  • What: Event listing from Lefthand Fire Protection District: Wednesday, August 11 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PMBring your JPRs We’ll complete JPRs 5-8. August 11th Cone Course RSVP Review the JPRs below: Diminishing Clearance: Confined Space: Serpentine: Alley Dock 2: Alley Dock 1: Learn More

Online Conversations in English Wednesday Evening

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Wednesday, August 11 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PMConversations in English (CIE) groups at Boulder Public Library provide English learners with opportunities to practice their speaking and listening skills in a friendly and informal environ… Learn More

New Family ZOOM “Meet Up” Social – Flatirons Elementary School

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Flatirons Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Flatirons Elementary School: Wednesday, August 11 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMPlease come join our Principal Scott Boesel, and the PTO at 7:00 for a virtual “Meet Up” and learn about our great school! Learn More

PRIDE Training – Boulder High School

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

Online Conversations in English Thursdays

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Boulder Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Public Library: Thursday, August 12 from 10:30 AM to 11:45 AMConversations in English (CIE) groups at Boulder Public Library provide English learners with opportunities to practice their speaking and listening skills in a friendly and informal enviro… Learn More

“Ask Us Anything” for Non-Profits – Boulder Chamber

  • When: Thursday, August 12th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Chamber
  • What: Event listing from Boulder Chamber: Thursday, August 12 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Patty Breech of The Purpose Collective and Karen Spies of SpyLabz invite you to our “Ask Us Anything” virtual lunch hour. Do you work for a nonprofit or purpose-driven org? Are you feeling overw… Learn More

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, 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, 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

Classroom Assignments Posted in Parent Portal


Class assignments go out – Community Montessori School


Class placement is viewable to parents in the parent portal


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: 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

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

Check out more local events, 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.