Family Friendly

Upcoming Events

Community College of Aurora's “National Day on Writing Celebration" featuring writer/publisher Mark Stevens 10/23/2014

Critically acclaimed Colorado author and publisher Mark Stevens will be presenting at the Community College of Aurora’s “National Day on Writing Celebration” on Monday, October 23 at 2 p.m.

As Stevens prepares for the launch of the third installment of his Allison Coil Mystery (http://www.writermarkstevens.com/) on November 8 from Midnight Ink Books, he also serves as publisher for the posthumously released and best-selling series of books by Pushcart Prize winner Gary Reilly (http://theasphaltwarrior.com/).

Having worked as a reporter for The Christian Science Monitor, The Rocky Mountain News, The MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour and The Denver Post, Denver-based Stevens now owns his own public relations firm and is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers and the Colorado Authors League.

. Cost: Free. Community College of Aurora, Aurora

Repticon Denver Reptile & Exotic Animal Show 10/25/2014 - 10/26/2014

Repticon Denver is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone!

Date: October 25 & 26, 2014

Hours:

Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Entry at 9:00am)

Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm (No VIP Early Entry)

Location:

Arapahoe County Fairgrounds

25690 East Quincy Avenue

Aurora, Colorado 80016

Website: http://repticon.com/denver.html

. Cost: Adults - $10, Children (5-12) - $5, Under 5 - Free. Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, Aurora

Sod Homestead Tour 11/01/2014

Enjoy a casual wagon ride down to our sod homesteads and take a guided tour with a knowledgeable guide. Feed the chickens, turkeys and steers and collect eggs. Also receive a short introduction to our one-room schoolhouse.

$3/member; $5/non-member

3036933621. Cost: 5.00. Plains Conservation Center, Aurora

Sod Homestead Tour 11/01/2014

Enjoy a casual wagon ride down to our sod homesteads and take a guided tour with a knowledgeable guide. Feed the chickens, turkeys and steers and collect eggs. Also receive a short introduction to our one-room schoolhouse.

$3/member; $5/non-member

3036933621. Cost: 5.00. Plains Conservation Center, Aurora

Cheyenne Camp Tour 11/15/2014

Take a short walk through our short-grass prairie ecosystem into 1837 Cheyenne Indian Camp. Experience the day-to-day of a typical Cheyenne family in 1837. Enjoy a guided tour of the tipis and artifacts as you experience Cheyenne culture on the plains.

$3/member; $5/non-member

3036933621. Cost: 5.00. Plains Conservation Center, Aurora

Cheyenne Camp Tour 11/15/2014

Take a short walk through our short-grass prairie ecosystem into 1837 Cheyenne Indian Camp. Experience the day-to-day of a typical Cheyenne family in 1837. Enjoy a guided tour of the tipis and artifacts as you experience Cheyenne culture on the plains.

$3/member; $5/non-member

3036933621. Cost: 5.00. Plains Conservation Center, Aurora
FindIt!