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Poisons are commonly concealed in alcohol beverages.
Jun 28
Boulder, Colorado

Poison: The Perfect Murder Weapon?

Explore the world of death by poison from a forensic point of view.
Dung Beetle.
Jun 29
Denver, Colorado

Discover the Fascinating World of Beetles

See the largest dung beetle collection in the country! Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Red-tailed Hawk.
Jun 29
Golden, Colorado

Meet-and-Greet: Colorado's Native Raptors

Get up close and personal with local birds of prey in their native habitat and the state's only Hawk Watch census site.
Dung Beetle.
Jul 13
Denver, Colorado

Discover the Fascinating World of Beetles

See the largest dung beetle collection in the country! Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Palm fronds.
Jul 21
Golden, Colorado

Cretaceous Wonders of Colorado

Head west of Denver for a close-up view of the relics left behind by the dinos that once ruled the foothills.
Jul 26
Boulder, Colorado

Last Call in Boulder: The History of a Dry City

Sample local brews as we dive into the city's notable history with booze, from total Prohibition to homebrew haven.
Janaka Stucky performing Ascend Ascend.
Nov 8
Denver, Colorado

Ascend Ascend: A Poetic Performance

Experience a public ritual for personal transformation with poet Janaka Stucky.

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