‘40 Years Bold‘ and more Boulder-area events for Saturday, May 19, 2018


‘40 Years Bold‘ — Frank Shorter and Steve Bosley will speak about and sign their new book, “40 Years Bold,” about 40 years of the Bolder Boulder; 7:30 p.m., Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St, Boulder; $20.00;,

Boulder Farmers Market — A growers-only farmers market in Boulder, named USA Today‘s Best Farmers Market in 2015. Fresh produce, meat, flowers, eggs, cheese, breads and more; 8 a.m., 13th St. Between Arapahoe and Canyon, Boulder; free;, .

Beekeeping Classes & Workshops — These workshops are designed to support new beekeepers through their first season of beekeeping. Participants have the opportunity to learn this fascinating skill through an entire season of beekeeping with the support of an experienced instructor and a community of other new beekeepers; 9 a.m., Growing Gardens, 1630 Hawthorn Ave, Boulder; .

Alan Stern and David Grinspoon; “Chasing New Horizons” — Alan Stern and David Grinspoon will speak about and sign their new book, “Chasing New Horizons”; 5:00 p.m., Boulder Book Store, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder; $5;, .

Strangebyrds “Star Crossed Lovers” CD Release Party — Join local band Strangebyrds music duo — Cari Minor and Ray Smith — at the release of their new album, “Star Crossed Lovers.” They have written and recorded these songs together over the course of the last two years. From Minor‘s love of books and history comes a flurry of brand new ballads to Smith‘s contemporary and moving songs of love, life and the beauty of the world; 6:30 p.m., The Post Brewing Company, 2027 13th Street, Boulder; $10.

MahlerFest XXIX: “Das Lied von der Erde” — Maestro Kenneth Woods conducts the Colorado MahlerFest Orchestra in the Sibelius Symphony No. 7 in C, Op. 105 and in Gustav Mahler‘s “Das Lied von der Erde”; 7:30 p.m., Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St., Boulder.


My Blue Sky Acoustic Brunch — My Blue Sky is an award winning seven piece band dedicated to honoring the music of the Allman Brothers. The band performs renditions that are faithful to their source material while bringing their own flare and love for the music to every performance; 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Dannik‘s Gunbarrel Corner Bar, 6525 Gunpark Dr., Boulder; $5-$15;.

Boulder U-Fix-It Clinic — Something broken? Learn how to fix it from with help from our volunteer fixit coaches; 1 p.m. Sunday, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder; free;, .

VIVA Theater at the Library — Take a sneak peek at VIVA‘s spring play with three vignettes from “The Dining Room” by A.R. Gurney. A touching, delightful comedy that reflects the changing generations of the white Anglo-Saxon Protestant (WASP) culture. VIVA is part of the Society for Creative Aging; 2 p.m. Monday, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free;, .

Hiss Golden Messenger + Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen — A live eTown radio show taping with Hiss Golden Messenger + Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen is planned. Audience members will watch the eTown Broadcast recorded in front of them, complete with performances and interviews with both visiting artists, as well as the eChievement Award, eTown‘s opportunity to honor everyday heroes who are doing their part to make the world a better place; 7 p.m. Monday, eTown, 1535 Spruce St., Boulder; $25;, .