Start: 12:00 pm
Historic LoDo: Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller, opening the Denver Center Theatre Company’s 35th season, is considered by many to be the most important American play ever written. Why does the story of the failed salesman still resonate so uncomfortably close to home for so many, so many years later? Find out as we continue our new season of free lunchtime conversations. We’ll explore the fickle nature of the American Dream and the universal struggle to achieve both success and happiness. Page to the Stage, a program brought to you by the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, is a series of free events designed to enrich your theatre experience and spark a conversation. Host John Moore, former theater critic for The Denver Post and now an associate director for the Denver Center, will be joined by director Anthony Powell and beloved star Mike Hartman. The Denver Center’s website
Start: 12:30 pm
Highlands Ranch: In 2012, Colorado voters approved Amendment 64, which legalized marijuana forrecreational use. Now the Colorado Legislature is in the process of implementing thisamendment to the state constitution. At the same time, marijuana use remains aviolation of Federal law and those authorities are still weighing their options regardingthis change in Colorado state law. Join Active Minds as we delve into the backgroundof this unfolding story. PDF of the Active Minds Lecture Series.
Start: 6:00 pm
Colfax Avenue: New York Times bestselling author Shannon Hale knew at age ten it was her destiny to become a writer. She has quested deep into fairytales in such enchanting middle grade books as The Goose Girl, Book of a Thousand Days, Rapunzel’s Revenge, and Newbery Honor winner Princess Academy. Hale will read from and sign her new book for young readers Ever After High: The Storybook of Legends ($14.99 Little, Brown). At Ever After High, an enchanting boarding school, the children of fairytale legends prepare themselves to fulfill their destinies as the next generation of Snow Whites, Prince Charmings and Evil Queens…whether they want to or not! To celebrate the publication of this new series, join us for treats and a raffle to win an "Ever After High Briar Beauty" doll! Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: firstname.lastname@example.org Shannon Hale’s website
Start: 6:00 pm
Highlands Ranch: Dr. Charles F. Stanley has been senior pastor of the First Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, since 1971, and the church now has more than 15,000 members. He is a New York Times bestselling author who has written more than fifty books, and his outreach ministry—In Touch—reaches nearly 1,800 radio and television outlets in more than fifty languages. Dr. Stanley will sign his new book Emotions: Confront the Lies. Conquer Truth. ($24.99 Howard Books). This event is a booksigning only. Dr. Stanley will not be making a presentation. He will not be able to personalize books or pose for photographs. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: email@example.com