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Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 23, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Lets let go, take risks, and trust the process. In this class you will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, graphite, water-soluble crayons and pencils), using basic drawing techniques to...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players in an established Mah Jongg group with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed...
A concert and dance party exploring the Jewish contribution to R&B, soul, blues, and Motown. Sheldon Sands assembles a stellar ensemble of local musicians to present the chart-topping songs that reflected changing racial relations...

Abstract & Layered Watercolor Deconstruction

Date: October 30, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Lets let go, take risks, and trust the process. In this class you will be introduced to various water media (watercolor paint, graphite, water-soluble crayons and pencils), using basic drawing techniques to...
A Boulder resident for more than 40 years, Brian Hooker enjoys finding harmony as well as dissonance in his photographic subjects. He particularly enjoys photographing Colorado and the desert Southwest, and extensive travels overseas have...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: October 31, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players in an established Mah Jongg group with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed...
Paula DuPré Pesmen is a movie producer, mother, and Founder and Executive Director of the Colorado nonprofit There With Care. Paula will share her journey through each of these parts of her life and how ultimately each influenced...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Mah Jongg for Beginners - Fall 2019

Date: November 6, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
American Mah Jongg is an ancient Chinese game of skill, strategy, and luck brought to the West in the 1920s. Gain a basic understanding of the fundamentals of the game components: the tiles, the card, the ritual of the game, and some basic...

Project Runway

Date: November 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos Unlike the reality series, this Project Runway has no judge! Come to work with your own fabulous personal fashion ideas in a guided space. Use your sketching skill development, and learn how to put your design...

Mah Jongg Lab

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
For players in an established Mah Jongg group with little experience and playing knowledge of the game who might benefit from supervised playing time. Under the guidance of an instructor, players will practice skills in a relaxed...

Unbridled Calligraphy

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Alix Christian Feel freedom to play with the written word and let the letters become images. Experience the motion of writing even when it is intentionally rendered illegible, and allow space for the reader to create their...
Directed by Barry Avrich, 2018, 83 minutes Talkback with Professor Paul Shankman Ben Ferencz is a national hero, the chief prosecutor for the US Army at the Nuremberg Trials, and a lawyer whose passion for justice for victims of atrocity...

ACE at the DAM - Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature

Date: November 20, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Join ACE for a private docent-led tour of Claude Monet: The Truth of Natue Exhibit at the Denvr Art Museum (DAM). Meet in front of the DAM at 1:45pm to collect your ticket. Contact Jodi Zicklin for carpool and RTD bus information at...

Theater and Conversation - Ellis Island Stories

Date: November 21, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Written and directed by Amy Feinberg Early in her career, Amy Feinberg wrote, directed, and produced “Ellis Island Stories” for the National Park Service. Based on oral histories of immigrants who passed through Ellis Island...

Turning Personal Journals into Word Art

Date: December 4, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Instructors: Michelle Auerbach and Alix Christian Journals can be so much more than simple diary entries. As in da Vinci's wondrous entries, these personal pages can become word art. In this class, we will take our personal images and...

Lunch and Learn - Pain and the Brain

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
A filmmaker and neuroscientist, Laurie Polisky is finalizing a film about a revolutionary chronic pain study at CU Boulder. This massive neuroimaging study is investigating non-invasive treatments for pain, with surprising results. Joining...

Art Exhibit with Maryanne Quinn

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Maryanne Quinn is a Boulder-based textile artist whose hand-felted paintings exploit a sense of childhood wonder. Bringing textile to life through bold colors and pattern, Quinn builds imagined landscapes and expressive compositions from...

Turn Your Vision into Reality: Children's Book Writing

Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Gantos In this class you will explore your personal ideas for a children’s book. If you have the words and images, you are ready to begin putting the story on the page. We’ll begin to solidify your concept...

music@theJ - Katie Glassman and Snapshot: A Concert on Chanukah

Date: December 22, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
• Celebrate the first night of Chanukah at the J with lively, foot-stomping music from local fiddling sensation Katie Glassman and her band, Snapshot! • Menorah Lighting and Holiday Donut Bar • American Fiddle Tunes and...