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  • Happy New Year Everyone!

    Today, I bow my head in thanks to the Earth,

    For lending me this lovely sight.

    One flower,

    Bold enough to bloom.

    Read more of the award-winning poem by Denver 5th Grader, Mayan Caplan...

    Warmest wishes from Colorado Humanities' board and staff.

  • Frederick Douglass is coming to Colorado for Black History Month in February, 2015.

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  • The Way we Worked Smithsonian Exhibit at Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

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  • Volunteer judges needed for Colorado Book Awards.  More info

  • Get to know Colorado's new Poet Laureate! Governor John Hickenlooper introduced Joe during a news conference on the West Steps of the State Capitol Tuesday, September 9, 2014.


  • Colorado Online Encyclopedia is Coming!

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  • Motheread/Fatheread Colorado, our early childhood and family literacy program, was selected as a semifinalist for the American Prize, one of three new Library of Congress literacy awards celebrated for the first time this November in Washington, D.C. Motheread/Fatheread Colorado is also cited in the Library's new publication for programmatic strategies, Best Practices.


  • Writers in the Schools Anthologies

    Our 2013-2014 school year for WITS has been fantastic! Take a look at our list of available anthologies of student prose and poetry from 17 different Colorado elementary, middle and high schools. Read more...

  • Membership opportunities!

    Our programs would not be possible without people like you who value the wisdom and vitality of the humanities and recognize the critical need for humanities education in an informed and effective society. We urge you to take a look at our membership opportunities and choose the level that most suits you, your family or your business. Together, we bring the humanities to life in Colorado! Read more...


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