Colorado Book Awards Celebration — TONIGHT! 

Join Colorado Humanities and Colorado Book Awards finalists on Saturday, June 25 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House Studio Loft at 4:30 p.m. for a celebration of Colorado’s best literature published in 2021. Tickets are available for $30 and include a Kevin Taylor-catered reception and a drink ticket.

Finalists Toast & Signing Reception 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Winners Announcement & Readings 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Dessert, Book Sale, & Signing 7 – 8 p.m.

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The livestream will begin at 5:30 and can be viewed on our YouTube and Facebook.

Changing the Legacy of Race & Ethnicity — Cutting Edge Leadership

Please watch a public conversation with innovative leaders about health care, education, and housing/unhoused to help us figure out how to create a better future for everyone. Topics included bias and inequity in the workplace, how to support change, and how to get involved in racial justice work.

Colorado Humanities Announces Grant Recipients

Colorado Humanities is happy to announce that 79 organizations were awarded a total of $725,114 in Colorado Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan grants.

Employment Opportunities!

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Motheread/Fatheread Colorado Institute

The next 3-day Motheread/Fatheread Colorado Institute will be held June 7 – 9, 2022 in Fort Morgan. Register on this page or contact Motheread/Fatheread Colorado Program Coordinator Karen Murphy at karen@coloradohumanities.org for more information.

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