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River of Words entry deadline

1 December 2017 (All day)
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

20 May 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

15 April 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

11 March 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

18 February 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

14 January 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

10 December 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

19 November 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

22 October 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:40pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

17 September 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Colorado Book Awards submissions open

15 September 2017 (All day)

One of Ours book discussion at the Golden Public Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Golden Public Library on June 18, 2017 at 6:00 to 7:45 pm.  Facilitated by Dr. Max Despain.

18 June 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm

One of Ours book discussion at the Loveland Public Library

The One of Ours faciitated book discussion will take place at the Loveland Public Library at 6:00 to 7:30 pm on May 25, 2017.  Facilitated by Dr. Max Despain.

25 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

One of Ours book discussion at Lafayette Public Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Lafayette Public Library on May 25, 2017 at 6:00 to 7:30 pm.  Facilitated by Dr. Todd Laugen.

25 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

One of Ours book discussion at Hayden Museum

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Hayden Museum on May 18, 2017 at 6 to 7:30 pm. Facilitated by Laurel Watson.

18 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

One of Ours book discussion at Longmont Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Longmont Public Library on May 10, 2017 at 7 pm facilitated by Dr. Dan Clayton.

10 May 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

One of Ours book discussion at Centennial Library/Greeley

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the High Plains Library District/Centennial branch library on May 10, 2017 at 6 to 7:30 pm.  Facilitator is Ron Edgerton.

10 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

One of Ours Library discussion at Philip S. Miller LIbrary

The Castle Rock Museum will hold its One of Ours facilitated discussion on May 11 at 7 pm

Facilitated by Max Despain

Discussion to be held at the Philip S. Miller Library at 100 Wilcox St., Castle Rock, CO 80104.

11 May 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Awards Finalists Announcement

The finalists for the 2017 Colorado Book Awards are expected to be announced today.

14 March 2017 (All day)

Mystery/Thriller/Genre CBA Finalist Reading

The Mystery/Thriller/Genre CBA Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

14 April 2017 - 7:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on November 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm

3 November 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on Oct. 27, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information.

719-742-3572

27 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on October 20, 27, and Novmber 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information .

719-742-3572

20 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm on November 3, 2016.

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information.

719-742-3572

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm on 10/18, 2016

For more information, contact Sandy VanDusen at 970-522-2023

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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place at 6:30 pm on 10/11, 2016 at the Sterling Library. .

Contact Sandy VanDusen for more information.

970-522-2023

11 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series at Sterling Library

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the Sterling Library on 10/4; 10/11; and 10/18 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandy VanDusen for more information

970-522-2023

4 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West as LIving Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The third session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place at the Pine River library in Bayfield at 6 pm.

The session facilitator will be Dr. Duane Smith.

 

PIne River Library

395 Bayfield Center Drive

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

19 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The second session of the American West as Living Space will take place at the Bayfield Pine River Library at 6 pm.

The facilitator will be Dr. Duane Smith.

 

Pine River Library

395 Bayfield Center Dr.

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

 

 

12 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The first session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Pine River Library on October 5, 2016 at 6 pm

Poet William Root will facilitate the first session.

 

Pine River Library

395 Bayfield Center Drive

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

5 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as living Space Reading and Conversation series at the Carbondale Library at 6 pm

The second session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will be held at the Carbondale Branch Library on Sptember 21, 2016 at 6 pm.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Ron Edgerton, history professor emeritus of University of Northern Colorado.

 

Carbondale Branch Library

320 Sopris Ave.

Carbondale, CO 81623

970-963-2889

21 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West Reading and Conversation Series at the Carbondale Public Library at 6 pm

The first session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place on September 14, 2016 at 6 pm.

This session will be facilitated by Christine Smith, professor at Carbondale Colorado Mountain College.

 

Carbondale Branch Library

320 Sopris Ave.

Carbondale, CO 81623

970-963-2889

14 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The American West Reading and Conversation series at Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30 pm

The third session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will be held on Septemver 28, 2016 at the Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30 pm.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

Huron St. Anythink Library

9417 Huron St

Thornton, CO 80260

 

303- 452- 7534

28 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West Reading and Discussion Series at the Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30

The second session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at 6:30 pm at the Huron St. Anythink Library on September 21, 2016.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

 

Huron St Anythink Library

9417 Huron St.

Thornton, CO 80260

303-452-7534

21 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

American West Reading and conversation at Huron St Anythink Library. in Thornton

The American West Reading and Conversation Series will begin in Thornton at the Huron St. Anythink Library at 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on September 14, 2016, and continue on the 21st and 28th.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

Huron St. Anythink Library

9417 Huron St.

Thornton, CO 80260

303-452-7534

14 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space will begin its series on September 8, 2016 at the Nederland Community Library at 7:00 to 8:30 pm

 

Contact:  Jay Mann, Directo

303-258-1101

8 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The American WEst as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space will hold its second session at the Nederland Community Library on September 15, 2016 at 7:00 to 8:30 pm

 

Contact:  Jay Mann, Director

303-258-1101

15 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The American West as LIving Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will hold its final session on September 22, 2016 at 7:oo to 8:30 pm

Contact:  Jay Mann, Director

303-258-1101

22 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space will hold its third session at the Vail Public Library at 6:00 to 7:00 pm

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff

970-479-2190

8 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will hold its first session on August 25, 2016 at 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Vail Public Library

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff

970-479-2190

 

 

25 August 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat Springs

The American West as Living Space will conclude at the Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs om September 12, 2016 at 5:30 to 7:00 pm

 

Contact Jennie Lay

970-846-9695

12 September 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat Springs

The American West as Living Space will hold its third session at the Bud Werner Memorial Library at 5:30 to 7:00 pm.

 

Contact:  Jennie Lay

970-846-9695

15 August 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space will hold its last session at the Guffrey Community Center in Fairplay at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

26 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space will hold its final session at the Guffrey Community Center at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series-Fairplay

The American West as Living Space will hold its second session at the Bailey Library at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

19 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will continue on September 1, 2016 at 6 to 7 pm at the Vail Public Library.

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff, Programming Circulation Librarian

970-479-2190

1 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Vail Public Library on August 25, 2016.

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff, Programming /Circulation Librarian

970-479-2190

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Fairplay Community Center on August 12, 2016 at 2 pm, then continue for two more sessions on 8/19 and 8/26 2016.

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer, Park County Pubic Library Manager

719-836-4299

12 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series will finish with two more sessions at the Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs at 5:50 pm to 7:00 pm.

August 15, 2016

September 12, 2016

Contact:  Jenny Lay, Adult Programs Coordinator

Student Literary Awards

We will be celebrating the winners of Letters About Literature and River of Words!

Denver Public Library, Basement Conference Room
10 West 14th Avenue Parkway
Denver, CO 80204

11 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Colorado Book Awards finalist reading

This is the final installment in the six-part finalist reading series, featuring finalists in the Short Story, Historical Fiction, and History Categories

6 May 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Award finalist reading

In part 5 of the finalist reading series, meet finalists in the Poetry, Literary Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction Categories.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

29 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Awards finalist reading

The finalists in General Nonfiction, Anthology, and Pictorial will be featured in part 4 of the finalist reading series.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

22 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading

Join us during BookBar's Happier Hour as we meet the finalists in the Children's Literature category.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

21 April 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Colorado Book Award finalist reading

It could get a little eerie as we hear from the finalists in the Mystery, Science Fiction, and Thriller categories

BookBar 
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, 80212

15 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Award finalist reading

Calling all 8- to 12-year-olds!  Join us to hear from the finalists in the Young Adult and Juvenile Literature categories during BookBar's regularly-scheduled Bookworms program.

BooKBar 
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

10 April 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Grant recipient Sean Prentiss speaks about his book Finding Abbey

Sean Prentiss is a 2011 recipient of a Colorado Humanities research grant.  He will touring Colorado to discuss his recently-published book, Finding Abbey: The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave.

Western State Colorado University, Gunnison.  This reading is part of the Headwaters Conference, free and open to the public.

19 September 2015 - 7:45am - 9:00am
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Grant recipient Sean Prentiss speaks about his book Finding Abbey

Sean Prentiss is a 2011 recipient of a Colorado Humanities research grant.  He will touring Colorado to discuss his recently-published book, Finding Abbey: The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave.

Townie Bookstore, 414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte

18 September 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Grant recipient Sean Prentiss speaks about his book Finding Abbey

Sean Prentiss is a 2011 recipient of a Colorado Humanities research grant.  He will touring Colorado to discuss his recently-published book, Finding Abbey: The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave.

Grand Valley Books, 350 Main Street, Grand Junction

16 September 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Grant recipient Sean Prentiss speaks about his book Finding Abbey

Sean Prentiss is a 2011 recipient of a Colorado Humanities research grant.  He will touring Colorado to discuss his recently-published book, Finding Abbey: The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave.

Beneath the Covers, 224 West Colorado Avenue, Telluride

15 September 2015 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

WITS Anthology Celebration, Steele Elementary

Students from Natalie Pyle's class will receive their anthologies and recite poetry written during a residency with Dana Green.

WITS Anthology Celebration, Steele Elementary

Students will receive their anthologies and recite poetry written during a residency with Jen Foerster and Stephen Budlong.

 

22 May 2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am

WITS Celebrations, Community Montessori, Boulder

Students at Community Montessori will receive their anthologies and recite poetry written during a residency with Keegan Swenson, Sarah Boyer, Joe Lennon, and Melanie Borders.

 

18 May 2015 - 12:30pm - 2:40pm

WITS Anthology Celebration, Steele Elementary

Students in Trevor Morris's class will receive their anthologies and recite poetry written during a residency with Eleni Sikelianos and Angela Buck.

15 May 2015 (All day)

WITS Anthology Celebration, Steele Elementary

Students from Miss Juliana's class will receive their anthologies and recite poetry written during a Writers in the Schools residency with Jennifer Denrow and Cortnye Rusch.

 

WITS Anthology Celebration, Scenic Elementary

Celebration of poetry created by Writers in the Schools students at Scenic Elementary in Grand Junction, with introductions from writer in residence Jill Burkey.

 

Scenic Elementary

Golden, CO 80403

451 W Scenic Dr

Grand Junction, CO 81507

10 April 2015 - 9:15am - 3:40pm

WITS Anthology Celebration, Coal Creek Canyon K-8

Celebration of poetry created by Writers in the Schools students at Coal Creek Canyon K-8 in Golden. Writer in residence and performance poet SETH will lead students in reading and performing their own poetry.

 

Coal Creek Canyon K-8

11719 Ranch Elsie Rd.

Golden, CO 80403

 

14 April 2015 - 9:30am - 11:00am

WITS Anthology Celebration, Scenic Elementary

Celebration of poetry created by WITS students at Scenic Elementary in Grand Junction, with introductions from Writer in Residence Jill Burkey.

Scenic Elementary

451 W Scenic Dr.

Grand Junction, CO 81507

Poet Laureate reading

Colorado's new Poet Laureate will be reading, along with Michael J. Henry, local author and founder of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. Join us at the Denver Pavilions, Glenarm Great Room on the 16th Street Mall at Glenarm Street.

17 October 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Visiting Writers Series: David Mason and Cally Conan-Davies

Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason, together with his wife, poet Cally Conan-Davies, is celebrating the publication of a new collection, "Sea Salt: Poems of a Decade, 2004-2014."  Their reading is part of the Visiting Writing Series at Colorado College, Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St. (map).

24 April 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason will be reading, along with his wife, poet Cally Conan-Davies, at Colorado College April 24.

25th Annual Poetry Rodeo at the Mercury Cafe

Denver’s 25th Annual Poetry Rodeo will be Saturday, April 19, from noon to midnight at the Mercury Café. The event features a variety of poetry festivities, including short films, workshops, slams, open mics, music, and more. Readers include Colorado Book Award Poetry Finalists and Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason. Tickets are $10 dollars at the door.

19 April 2014 - 12:00pm - 11:59pm

Wonderbound: Gone West at the PACE Center

In 2008, Ammon and Michael J. Henry embarked on a creative relationship that has produced two celebrated works that meld dance with the written word. For their third project, they are teaming up with acclaimed Cellist/Songwriter Ian Cooke to create a new full-length, multimedia experience that explores the unique spirit of the west.

13 April 2014 - 7:30pm

Wonderbound: Gone West at the PACE Center

In 2008, Ammon and Michael J. Henry embarked on a creative relationship that has produced two celebrated works that meld dance with the written word. For their third project, they are teaming up with acclaimed Cellist/Songwriter Ian Cooke to create a new full-length, multimedia experience that explores the unique spirit of the west.

12 April 2014 - 7:30pm

Student Literary Awards

A celebration to honor the winners of student writing and art competitions, River of Words and Letters About Literature.

Denver Public Library
B2 Conference Room (downstairs)
10 West 14th Avenue
Denver, CO  80204

15 May 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Motheread/Fatheread Colorado and Story Exploring training, Steamboat Springs

Motheread/Fatheread Colorado and Story Exploring training

Steamboat Springs

18 November 2013 - 8:00am - 22 November 2013 - 4:00pm

Colorado Book Awards in Aspen

This award event will be held June 22, 2012 at Aspen Summer Words Literary Festival in Aspen.

22 June 2012 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
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Student Literary Awards at Denver Public Library at 2 pm

The Student literary Awards will occur at 2 pm on May 10, 2012 at the Denver Public Library Conference level room.

10 May 2012 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Author Teague Bohlen at the Sterling Public Library

 

Authors in Community

 

Author Teague Bohlen will do Reading and book signing at the Sterling Public Library on January 31, 2012 at 6:30 to 8:00 pm.

This program is part of the Authors in Community program sponsored by Colorado Humanities and Center for the Book.

For more information, contact Sandy Van Dussen, Sterling Library Librarian at 970-522-2023.

vandusen@sterlingcolo.com

31 January 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Author Teague Bohlen at the Logan County Heritage Center

Authors in Community

Teague Bohlen will lead discussion and workshop at the Logan County Heritage Center as part of the Authors in Community program sponsored by Colorado Humanities and Center for the Book.  The program will take place at 1 to 3 pm on Tuesday, January 31, 2012.

For more information, contact Heritage Center Program Coordinator, Cynthia Mills.

970-522-1237

heritagecenter@kci.net

31 January 2012 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Casey Middle School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Casey Middle School

Val Wheeler's classroom celebrations will occur on January 30, 2011 at a TBD

1301 High Street

Boulder, CO 80304

720-561-2700

30 January 2012 - 8:00am - 2:00pm

Boulder High School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Boulder High School

Susan Hellie's classroom celebrations will occur on December 16, 2011 at 1:30 pm

1604 Arapahoe Ave.

Boulder, CO 80302

16 December 2011 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Boulder HIgh School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Boulder High School

Hollie Gossard's classroom celebrations will occur on December 14, 2011 at 9:45 am

Jennifer Douglas-Larsson's classroom celebrations will occur on December 14, 2011 at 12:55 pm

1604 Arapahoe Ave.

Boulder, CO 80302

720-561-2200

 

14 December 2011 - 9:45am - 12:55pm

Pomona Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Pomona Elementary School

Nicole Stephens's, Kimberly Morelli's and Jennifer Cline's classroom celebrations will occur on December 13, 2011 at

6:00 pm

 

13 December 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Clara Metz Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Clara Metz Elementary School

Jason McDonald's classroom celebrations will occur on December 19, 2011 at

8:30 am for Ms. Maslow

9:30 am for Ms. Barrett

12:45 am for Ms. Maslow

2341 Sherrelwood Dr.

Denver, CO 80221

303-428-1884

 

 

19 December 2011 - 8:30am - 12:45pm

Clara Metz Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Clara Metz Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools

Serena Chopra's classroom celebration will occur on December 13, 2011 at

9:00 am for Abbott

10:15 am for Merritt

12:38 pm for Dwire

2341 Sherrelwood Dr.

Denver, CO 80221

303-428-1884

 

 

13 December 2011 - 9:00am - 12:38pm

Clara Metz Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Clara Metz Elementary School

Chris Rosales's classroom celebrations will occur on December 13, 2011 at

9 am for Rivera

10:15 am for Reeder

12:50 pm for Vigil

2341 Sherrelwood Dr.

Denver, CO 80221

303-428-1884

13 December 2011 - 9:00am - 12:38pm

Clara Metz Elementary School celebrates Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Writers in the Schools at Clara Metz Elementary

Seth's classroom celebrations will occur on Wednesday, December 14, 2011

at 9:45 - 11:00 am

2341 Sherrelwood Dr.

Denver, CO 80221

303-428-1884

14 December 2011 - 9:45am - 11:00am

Poet Maria Melendez at the Trinidad State Junior College in Trinidad

 

Authors in Community

 

Colorado based authors take up residency for two days in four Colorado

communities: Lamar, Trinidad, Walsenburg, and Sterling, in a series of

1 November 2011 - 8:00pm - 2 November 2011 - 8:30pm

Poet Aaron Abeyta at the Spanish Peaks LIbrary in Walsenburg

 

Authors in Community

 

Colorado based authors take up residency for two days in four Colorado

communities: Lamar, Trinidad, Walsenburg, and Sterling, in a series of

2 November 2011 - 11:00am - 8:30pm

Novelist Teague Bohlen at Lamar schools

 

 

Authors in Community

 

Colorado based authors take up residency for two days in four Colorado

communities: Lamar, Trinidad, Walsenburg, and Sterling, in a series of

27 October 2011 - 8:00am - 1:15pm

Novelist Teague Bohlen at Lamar Library

Authors in Community

 

Colorado based authors take up residency for two days in four Colorado

communities: Lamar, Trinidad, Walsenburg, and Sterling, in a series of

26 October 2011 - 11:00am - 8:30pm

Colorado Book Awards in Aspen

The Colorado Book Awards will be announced and winners will read at the Doerr-Hosier Center at the Aspen Meadows Resort, Aspen, CO from 1 to 3 p.m. Tickets are only $10, include the reception following the awards, and may be purchased in advance from Colorado Humanities, 303 894 7951 x21, or at the door.

24 June 2011 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Teaching Ethics in the Classroom

Teaching Ethics in the Classroom Teacher Institute will occur on July 11 and 12, 8:30 to 4:30 pm., at the Daniels Fund Building, 101 Monroe St., Denver 80206.

11 July 2011 - 8:30am - 4:30pm
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Colorado Center for the Book Bookfair

Shop for a Cause

Colorado Center for the Book and Barnes & Noble booksellers are partnering to host a a three-day bookfair fundraiser to support Writers in the Schools, a program connecting published writers with high school students.

14 May 2010 - 12:00am - 16 May 2010 - 12:00am

2017 Colorado Book Award Celebration

Please join us at the 2017 Colorado Book Awards celebration!

Celebrate and hear brief readings by the winners. $20 tickets include reception. Purchase your tickets here.

Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Parker Arts, Culture and Events (PACE) Center
Address: 20000 Pikes Peak Avenue, Parker, CO 80138

 

21 May 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

General Nonfiction/Literary Fiction/Poetry CBA Finalist Reading

The General Nonfiction/Literary Fiction/Poetry Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

12 May 2017 - 7:00pm

Children's Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading

The Children's Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

4 May 2017 - 4:30pm

History/Biography CBA Finalist Reading

The History/Biography Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

28 April 2017 - 7:00pm

The History/Biography Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

Young Adult/Juvenile Literature CBA Finalist Reading

The Young Adult/Juvenile Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

23 April 2017 - 4:00pm

Anthology/Creative Nonfiction/General Fiction CBA Finalist Reading

The Anthology/Creative Nonfiction/General Fiction Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

21 April 2017 - 7:00pm

Student Literary Awards at Denver Public LIbrary at 2 pm

Forty students will receive awards at the Student Literary Awards at the Denver Public Library basement level Conference room at 2:00 pm.  Light refreshments will be served. Contact Tim Hernandez for more information thernandez@coloradohumanities.org.

21 April 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Ernesto Cardenal at Museo de las Americas at 6:30 pm

Widely acknowledged as Latin America's greatest living poet and activist, Ernesto Cardenal, will make a stop in Denver to celebrate the release of his newest collection of poetry, The Origin of Species and Other Poems (Texas Tech University Press, 2011). A reading and discussion with the author will take place at Museo de las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO 80204 on Friday April 22, 2011 at 6:30pm.

22 April 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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7th Annual Student Literay Awards

Colorado students who participated in the Letters About Literature and River of Words competitions will be honored at the seventh annual Student Literary Awards at the Denver Public Library central branch on Thursday, May 6th 2010.

6 May 2010 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

One Book One Denver book discussion of To Kill a Mockingbird

Central Library
720-865-1111
10 W. Fourteenth Ave. Pkwy.
Denver, CO 80204

15 October 2009 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

One Book One Denver book discussion of To Kill a Mockingbird


Park Hill Library Branch
4705 Montview Blvd.
Denver, CO 80207

10 October 2009 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

One Book One Denver book discussion of To Kill a Mockingbird


Schlessman Family Library Branch
720-865-0000
100 Poplar Street
Denver, CO 80220

8 October 2009 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Deadline for Letters about Literature Entries

All Letters about Literature entries must be mailed by December 15, 2009.

15 December 2009 (All day)

Deadline for River of Words Entries

All River of Words Entries must be mailed by December 1, 2009.

1 December 2009 (All day)

Writing Biographies for Young People

Colorado Humanities, the Social Studies Department of Denver Public Schools, and the Colorado Historical Society announces Writing Biographies for Young People, a fall teacher institute for elementary school teachers and media specialists, specifically those with an interest in the Colorado Humanities Young Chautauqua Living History program. This institute is open to all DPS elementary school teachers/media specialists who want to learn how to research and write historical biographies for students in the elementary grades, specifically for Colorado History (Unit 2).

1 June 2009 - 12:00am - 30 June 2009 - 12:00am

Colorado Book Awards

The Colorado Book Award program celebrates the accomplishments of Colorado’s literary community. The Awards promote those authors to Colorado readers. Our goal is to raise the profile of the literary community and recognize its contributors while increasing their accessibility to the everyday reader who will, in turn, appreciate and share their work. For more Information please contact Jen Long at 303-894-7951 x 21 or at long@coloradohumanities.org.

22 June 2009 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm

The Colorado Book Award program celebrates the accomplishments of Colorado’s literary community. The Awards promote those authors to Colorado readers. Our goal is to raise the profile of the literary community and recognize its contributors while increasing their accessibility to the everyday reader who will, in turn, appreciate and share their work. For more Information please contact Jen Long at 303-894-7951 x 21 or at long@coloradohumanities.org.

Entry deadline for the 2009 Colorado Book Awards

The Colorado Book Award is a program that seeks to celebrate the accomplishments of Colorado's literary community. The Award is meant to both recognize outstanding authors and to promote those authors to Colorado readers. Our goal is to raise the profile of the literary community and recognize its contributors while increasing their accessibility to the everyday reader who will, in turn, appreciate and share their work.

Click here to learn more about The Colorado Book Awards.

31 January 2009 (All day)

Entry deadline for the 2009 Colorado Book Awards is January 31, 2009 for books published in 2008. Click Here for Forms.

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