Paula Mitchell, author of Exploring Colorado Wineries, will help you increase your wine knowledge and give an overview of Colorado's wine regions. Discover the incredible spectrum of Colorado's 6 wine regions, many wineries and tasting rooms, and learn about the "Five S's" of wine tasting, as well as the fine art of tasting room exploration, vocabulary, and etiquette.
In the United States, Russian literature is largely known for the unwieldy philosophical novels of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. But there is a vast diversity and richness in the Russian literary tradition, which has produced masterpieces of a variety of styles and genres, just waiting to be discovered by Western audiences. This course introduces readers to works of writers largely unknown in the West, as well as lesser-known works of the authors that shaped Russia's international literary reputation.
Throw on your crafting clothes and enjoy a fun-filled evening creating crafts from recycled books, along with light fare. Special desserts provided by popular cooking teacher Monica Kadillak. Crafts include: unique art, containers, jewelry, decorations, and more! Drawings throughout the evening for books and prizes! A fund raiser to support Fresh City Life My Branch adult cultural programming at the Denver Public Library. Tickets: $25. To purchase tickets, stop by the Sam Gary Branch or call 720-865-0325. Space is limited, get your tickets today!
Enjoy an engaging presentation all about the busy lives of honey bees. Discover why and how bees make honey, and engage your senses by tasting honey, feeling beeswax, and seeing a honeycomb. With The Butterfly Pavilion.
Do you get sneezy, watery-eyed or short of breath when gardening season rolls around? If so, your symptoms may be related to plants in your garden. Some plants' pollens can wreak havoc on allergy-sufferers' immune systems. Denver landscape designer and garden writer Deb Courtner explains how to identify allergy troublemakers in your landscape and offers tips for selecting appropriate plants so you can enjoy your garden instead of taking refuge inside.