Calendar of events

Thursday, December 12

An extravaganza of lights at Hudson Gardens

Walk through a winter wonderland decorated with thousands of outdoor lights. Explore the trails where bursts of light and color wrap around trees, shimmer on bodies of water, illuminate happy faces, and bring a twinkle to your eye. Share your holiday wish list with Santa Claus, watch Christmas trees dance to holiday music, sip a steaming cup of hot chocolate, and stop for photo opportunities along the way.

Friday, December 13

Happiness Hour Meditation

5:45 AM
Unwind from your week with a mindfulness meditation session in the galleries of the Denver Art Museum, led by our partners from the Kadampa Meditation Center. Whether you are a first-timer to meditation or enjoy a regular practice, all are welcome to join in on this "happiness hour" of relaxation, reflection, and quiet calm. Chairs, yoga mats, and meditation cushions provided. No registration necessary, but space is limited

Gwen Paton photos on display at Peak Wellness Center

8:00 AM
See a sampling of Gwen Paton's photos on display at the Peak Wellness Center in Littleton.

English Paper Pieced Quilt Exhibit at Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

10:00 AM
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum issued a Call for Entries for quilts using the British Style of English Paper Piecing. Quilts made from this longtime, labor intensive method, are hand pieced, enabling the quilter to accomplish precise and detailed work. Quilts on display range from traditional to modern abstract works of art, and a selection of Museum quilts constructed using the English Paper Pieced method, along with some of Tina Gravatt’s miniature quilts made with English Paper Piecing.

Special Needs Splash Swim Group

1:00 PM
Enjoy water safety activities, blowing bubbles, and water fun for special needs participants.

Reindeer Games

3:00 PM
It's holiday fun for the whole family!

Clarence Darrow ~ Attorney for the Damned

7:00 PM
David Casiano (previous mayor of Parker) brings Darrow "back to life" and delves into his life as a lawyer, social justice activist, and noted member of the American Civil Liberties Union. Darrow is most known for his defense of Leopold and Loeb and John T. Scopes in the Scopes "Monkey" Trial.

Christmas Concert at St. Andrew United Methodist Church

7:30 PM
Celebrate the season with an enthralling concert of Christmas music presented by the St. Andrew Adult Choir, Orchestra, and Childrens’ Choir with narration by CPR’s Karla Walker.

An extravaganza of lights at Hudson Gardens

Walk through a winter wonderland decorated with thousands of outdoor lights. Explore the trails where bursts of light and color wrap around trees, shimmer on bodies of water, illuminate happy faces, and bring a twinkle to your eye. Share your holiday wish list with Santa Claus, watch Christmas trees dance to holiday music, sip a steaming cup of hot chocolate, and stop for photo opportunities along the way.

Saturday, December 14

Gwen Paton photos on display at Peak Wellness Center

8:00 AM
See a sampling of Gwen Paton's photos on display at the Peak Wellness Center in Littleton.

Santa is making a stop in Highlands Ranch Dec. 14

9:00 AM
Santa is taking a break from toy making to visit children in Highlands Ranch. He will be in his little red house waiting to talk with kids about their holiday wishes.

Walk with a Doc at South Denver Cardiology

9:00 AM
Walk with a Doc- EXERCISE IS MEDICINE! Join Dr. Ira Dauber, other cardiologists, and providers from South Denver Cardiology for this FREE, fun, walking program.

English Paper Pieced Quilt Exhibit at Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

10:00 AM
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum issued a Call for Entries for quilts using the British Style of English Paper Piecing. Quilts made from this longtime, labor intensive method, are hand pieced, enabling the quilter to accomplish precise and detailed work. Quilts on display range from traditional to modern abstract works of art, and a selection of Museum quilts constructed using the English Paper Pieced method, along with some of Tina Gravatt’s miniature quilts made with English Paper Piecing.

Olde Golden Christmas Parades

11:00 AM
Downtown Golden becomes a festive holiday center with traditional decorations and fun family events.

Scleroderma Support Group Meeting

11:00 AM
Scleroderma support group mtgs offer a friendly forum to share feelings, concerns & information, and as well as a place to learn more about living with this chronic disease. scleroderma.org/Colorado

Christmas Concert at St. Andrew United Methodist Church

2:00 PM
ONE VOICE at St. Andrew United Methodist Church. Celebrate the season with an enthralling concert of Christmas music presented by the St. Andrew Adult Choir, Orchestra, and Childrens’ Choir with narration by CPR’s Karla Walker.

Clarence Darrow ~ Attorney for the Damned

7:00 PM
David Casiano (previous mayor of Parker) brings Darrow "back to life" and delves into his life as a lawyer, social justice activist, and noted member of the American Civil Liberties Union. Darrow is most known for his defense of Leopold and Loeb and John T. Scopes in the Scopes "Monkey" Trial.

3rd Annual Improv for a Claus!

8:00 PM
This is an original sketch comedy show & charity fundraiser, written by Colorado talent with holiday & Colorado themes and presented in the style of a Second City Revue. Directed by a former member of The Second City - Chicago.

An extravaganza of lights at Hudson Gardens

Walk through a winter wonderland decorated with thousands of outdoor lights. Explore the trails where bursts of light and color wrap around trees, shimmer on bodies of water, illuminate happy faces, and bring a twinkle to your eye. Share your holiday wish list with Santa Claus, watch Christmas trees dance to holiday music, sip a steaming cup of hot chocolate, and stop for photo opportunities along the way.

Sunday, December 15

Gwen Paton photos on display at Peak Wellness Center

8:00 AM
See a sampling of Gwen Paton's photos on display at the Peak Wellness Center in Littleton.
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