Join us for a viewing of the Academy Award® nominated documentary, Sun Come Up. The film follows the relocation of the Carteret Islanders, a community living on a remote island chain in the South Pacific Ocean. Vincent Piturro, film professor at Metropolitan State University of Denver, will lead a discussion about the refugees, who must find a new home as the ocean rises. Directed by Jennifer Redfearn, Oscar nominee in 2011 for Best Documentary, Short Subjects.
Join Meighan Meeker, owner of Simply Put Organizational Solutions for the Home, as she talks about how to organize, start and market a small business. Feel free to bring questions and marketing pieces for the group to share and discuss as time permits.
Come join us as we squirm, groan and laugh out loud at some of Hollywood's greatest atrocities. Vomit bags available upon request.
September 5: Kindergarten Cop (PG-13)
September 12: The Wicker Man (PG-13)
September 19: Howard the Duck (PG)
September 26: The Incredible Shrinking Man (NR)
Homes with energy-efficient features sell faster and for more money, and multiple listing services (MLS) across Colorado now provide ways to highlight them. Come learn how to take advantage of the green premium for properties and how to compete with new, super-efficient homes in the marketplace. Great class for homeowners and investors.
Learn how to transfer images from photos and magazines onto recycled jars to make a beautiful candle holder or vase. If you would like to use a particular photo, please bring at least two laser copies. Registration is required.
Find out how to create a serene space for resting and sleeping, reconnecting and rejuvenating yourself and your loved ones in this one-hour feng shui workshop. Some questions we’ll tackle include: Where should the bed be placed? Are certain colors better than others for this space? What kind of art works best in the bedroom? Can electronics be in here? Where does the TV go? What about pets? Bring photos and a floor plan for discussion after class.
When people describe why they purchased their home, they usually say something like, “I just knew when I walked up that this was the right home for me.” That feeling -- of something striking the chord of “just right” -- is what feng shui is all about. Learn how to welcome potential buyers and help them feel just right in your home with this one-hour workshop by Lorrie Webb Grillo, certified practitioner of essential feng shui and owner of Thriving Spaces Feng Shui.
Learn to play Ukulele with the legendary Mr. Dana during the month of September! Mr. Dana, renowned Smiley storyteller, will show you how to maintain and tune your ukulele, as well as give you a basic understanding of chords to begin your ukulele music journey. He will have handouts and homework. Instrument not provided.
Learn to play the guitar in two easy workshops! Imkong Yaden, a graduate of Berklee in Film Scoring and Performance, will show you how to maintain and tune your guitar, as well as give you a basic understanding of chords. He will provide some beginner exercises and drills. You’ll even leave the workshop with a song to play. The second class will build on the first.
Registration is required. Please call 720-865-0325 to register.