Weekend and Beyond
Explore space at the family-friendly A Whole New World: Dawn at Vesta event on Saturday, July 16 at 11:00 a.m. at the Schlessman Family Branch. NASA's Dawn spacecraft will arrive at asteroid Vesta this month. Learn about the faster than fast ion engine literally propelling the mission, science instrumentation, and how Dawn will contribute to our understanding of the Solar System. There will be a mission overview, interactive simulations, and hands on activities from Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning.
Learn to care for your bicycle on Saturday afternoon at the Smiley Branch's Bicycle Clinic with Peter Roper at 2:00 p.m. From the ABCs of bicycle care: Air-Brakes-Chain--to cleaning and fixing your bike, tools and parts, and bicycle safety and laws, we'll cover a wide range of topics. Bring your questions!
Join Denver Urban Homesteading for Going Raw: The Health and Nutritional Benefits of a Raw Rood Diet. Lindsay Karson will explain the benefits of a raw food diet, along with how eating uncooked and unprocessed food can help with weight loss and renewed energy. Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Ross-University Hills Branch.
There are still a few spots left for the Wire/Stone Heart craft at Schlessman at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday. Please register: 720-865-0000.
Does the Colorado weather have your skin screaming for some TLC? Join Boulder based Sanítas Skincare on Monday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Schlessman to explore good practices for keeping your skin healthy and safe in Colorado's sun and dryness.