Calendar

Jan
16
Thu
2020
Colorado Cowboy Poetry Gathering @ American Mountaineering Center
Jan 16 – Jan 19 all-day

Colorado Cowboy Poetry GatheringThe true spirit of the cowboy lifestyle comes alive at the Colorado Cowboy Poetry Gathering, January 16 – 19 at the American Mountaineering Center, 710 10th St.

The weekend event features an all-star and award-winning roster of cowboy poets and musicians to celebrate the heritage of the Old West through storytelling, song and poetry.

Visit www.coloradocowboygathering.com for more information and to purchase tickets.

Jan
21
Tue
2020
Golden United Housing Task Force @ First Presbyterian Church
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Golden United Housing Task Force will meet on Tuesday, January 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 17707 W 16th Ave.
9to5 Colorado will give a presentation about manufactured housing homeowner resources and recent statewide legislation. Light refreshments will be served.
The Golden United Housing Task Force meets the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.
Jan
22
Wed
2020
Sustainability Task Force Meeting @ Council Chambers
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Do you have great ideas about sustainability in Golden? Are you ready to dive in and turn the community’s sustainability ideas into action? If so, mark your calendars for an upcoming sustainability task force meeting.

The Community Sustainability Advisory Board (CSAB) is looking for interested residents, local experts, and community activists to help in the following tasks:

  • Identify data and resources needed to determine impacts.
  • Review drafts of the 2020 Sustainability Strategic Plan.
  • Help campaign for top priorities.

Each task force meeting will focus on one of the three sustainability goal areas : Water, Waste and Energy. Community members are invited to participate in one or more task forces of interest. To participate, simply show up to one of the task force meetings listed below. Refreshments will be provided.

Water Strategy Task Force
December 4, 2019
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden
Waste Strategy Task Force
January 22, 2020
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden
Energy Strategy Task Force
February 26, 2020
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden

For more information, email goldensustainability@cityofgolden.net.

Nature Writing Book Club @ American Mountaineering Center
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
nature writing bookclubJoin fellow nature lovers to discuss the “literature of the environment” from 6 – 7 p.m. in the library of the American Alpine Club in the basement of the American Mountaineering Center, 710 10th St. on the fourth Wednesday of every month.

For more information and book selections, please visit www.PackAnimalMagazine.com/bookclub.php

Community Sustainability Advisory Board Meeting @ Council Chambers @ City Hall
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

**Please note this meeting will begin at 7 pm following the Sustainability Task Force Meeting.

The mission of the Community Sustainability Advisory Board (CSAB) is to assist the City of Golden in achieving the ten-year sustainability goals. In order to facilitate achievement of these goals, the Board will lead, encourage, enable, and empower the citizens, visitors, and people who work in Golden, to live in a sustainable manner.

The Community Sustainability Advisory Board will meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., unless rescheduled for holidays or a lack of quorum. Meetings are open to the public.

To view agendas of upcoming meetings or view minutes or stream audio of meetings, visit our Agenda, Minutes, Web Casts, Schedule page.

Learn more about Golden’s Sustainability Initiative, or visit the Community Sustainability Advisory Board page for more information about the board itself.

Jan
23
Thu
2020
Public Art Commission Retreat @ Souders Studios
Jan 23 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
The Golden Public Art Commission will hold their annual retreat on January 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Souders Studios, 1301 Ulysses St.
Regular City Council Meeting @ Council Chambers
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets in Council Chambers in City Hall every second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the City.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit the Council Members & Commentaries pages to read about and find contact information for Mayor Laura Weinberg and all six council members.

Jan
24
Fri
2020
Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 24 all-day

Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival returns to Parfet Park in downtown Golden for a 6th year.  The three day festival features diverse music styles and samplings of craft brews and ciders from across Colorado.

UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is named after the Norse God of Winter – Ullr. It was created to toast the winter and celebrate great music and craft beer – viking costumes optional!

For tickets and the festival schedule: www.ullrgrass.com

 

Jan
25
Sat
2020
Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 25 all-day

Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival returns to Parfet Park in downtown Golden for a 6th year.  The three day festival features diverse music styles and samplings of craft brews and ciders from across Colorado.

UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is named after the Norse God of Winter – Ullr. It was created to toast the winter and celebrate great music and craft beer – viking costumes optional!

For tickets and the festival schedule: www.ullrgrass.com

 

Jan
26
Sun
2020
Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 26 all-day

Ullrgrass Music & Beer Festival returns to Parfet Park in downtown Golden for a 6th year.  The three day festival features diverse music styles and samplings of craft brews and ciders from across Colorado.

UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is named after the Norse God of Winter – Ullr. It was created to toast the winter and celebrate great music and craft beer – viking costumes optional!

For tickets and the festival schedule: www.ullrgrass.com

 

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

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