Daphne Willis and Dave Tamkin and more Boulder-area events for Friday, May 18, 2018

TODAY

Daphne Willis and Dave Tamkin

Enjoy an intimate evening of music with Daphne Willis, a Chicago-born Nashville resident whose songs have been heard on “One Tree Hill” and “Empire,” with Dave Tamkin; 6 p.m., eTown Hall, 1535 Spruce St., Boulder; $20-$40; .

ONA Rocky Mountain Digital Journalism Workshop — ONA Rocky Mountain, in cooperation with the University of Colorado‘s College of Media, Communication and Information, presents a unique half-day workshop on the latest techniques and best practices involved in the development and production of digital journalism content; 11 a.m., University of Colorado Recreation Center, Macky Drive and Pleasant Street, Boulder; /events/247326578/.

Australia: The Exciting Island Continent — Flatirons Terrace will welcome Chris Wells for the presentation “Australia: The Exciting Island Continent.” Wells has toured major cities in Australia, as well as seashores, the outback and the Great Barrier Reef; 3 p.m., Flatirons Terrace, 930 28th Street, Boulder; free;.

“Giselle” — One of the oldest continually performed ballets, “Giselle” is about a peasant girl who dies of a broken heart after discovering her lover is betrothed to another. The Wilis, a group of supernatural women who dance men to death, summon Giselle from her grave. They target her lover for death, but Giselle‘s great love frees him from their grasp. Music by French composer Adolphe Adam; 7:30 p.m., Boulder Ballet, 2590 Walnut St, Suite 10, Boulder.

UPCOMING

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. Saturday, 13th St. Between Arapahoe and Canyon, Boulder; free;, .

Beekeeping Classes and 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St., Boulder.

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