Boulder, Educational, Real Estate

Learn About Chief Niwot – Legend and Legacy

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To commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the tragic massacre at Sand Creek, Colorado, the Boulder History Museum is re-introducing the award-winning exhibition, Chief Niwot~Legend & Legacy, with new content and artifacts previously not on display. Chief Niwot struggled to find peace during the most fateful years in Southern Arapaho history. His life and legacy are revealed in this exhibit along with the Arapahos’ place in Boulder’s history. August 29, 2015 through the end of 2015. Learn more about this exhibit – click here.

 

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Boulder’s 2013 Floods – The What and Why of Forecasting a Record Flood

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The 1 year anniversary of the Boulder Floods is almost upon us. The Boulder History Museum is hosting an evening with Ms. Nexette Rydell, Meteorologist in charge of the National Weather Service, Boulder office, will speak about weather predictions and the 2013 flood on September 9, 2014. Talk starts at 7pm and will be 45 minutes with 15 minutes Q & A at the end. Doors will open at 5pm so attendees may enjoy the display, Flood Reflections…One Year Later. More details are available – here.

Boulder, Educational

History Buff? Learn About the Lives of Boulder’s Early African-American Residents at the Boulder History Museum

Screen Shot 2014-04-30 at 12.22.47 PMJoin History Colorado’s and Boulder’s Dan Corson for a presentation on the homes and residents of Boulder’s early African-American residents. Learn why a mostly integrated community became increasingly segregated in the 1920s, especially in ‘The Little Rectangle,’ a part of the Goss-Grove neighborhood. Corson will also explain why this unique history of Boulder is at risk of being forgotten. Friday, May 2, 2014 from 12:00 to 1:15pm.

$5 General Admission; FREE for Boulder History Museum and Historic Boulder Members

Boulder, Real Estate

Boulder History Museum Hosts “The Ditch Project”: A History of Boulder’s Irrigation Ditches

Screen Shot 2014-01-23 at 3.24.38 PMIn 2009, during Boulder’s 150th Anniversary, a group of artists and historians created The Ditch Project to celebrate 150 years of Boulder’s irrigation history. They have combined historic images of Boulder’s ditches and contemporary photographs from the same locations. Thus evolved the exhibit, Boulder County Ditches: Then & Now. Hosted by the Boulder History Museum, the exhibit is open during normal museum hours through April 13, 2014. More information on The Ditch Project here.

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Real Estate

Boulder History Museum Shares the Ditch Project: A History of Boulder’s Ditches

Screen Shot 2014-01-23 at 3.24.38 PMIn 2009, during Boulder’s 150th Anniversary, a group of artists and historians created The Ditch Project to celebrate 150 years of Boulder’s irrigation history. The Boulder History Museum is hosting an exhibit of historic images of Boulder’s ditches as well as contemporary photographs from the same locations. Thus evolved the exhibit, Boulder County Ditches: Then & Now. The exhibit is open during normal museum hours through April 13, 2014.

More information on The Ditch Project here.

Real Estate

Boulder History Museum Shares the Ditch Project: A History of Boulder’s Ditches

Screen Shot 2014-01-23 at 3.24.38 PMIn 2009, during Boulder’s 150th Anniversary, a group of artists and historians created The Ditch Project to celebrate 150 years of Boulder’s irrigation history. They found historic images of Boulder’s ditches and took contemporary photographs from the same locations. Thus evolved the exhibit, Boulder County Ditches: Then & Now. The exhibit is open during normal museum hours through April 13, 2014. More information on The Ditch Project here.

Arts and Culture, Boulder, Educational, Food and Drink

Discover the Evolution of Boulder’s Booming Craft Beer Brewing at the Boulder History Museum

BeerThe Boulder History Museum is offering a sneak preview of their upcoming exhibit, Beer: Boulder History on Tap. Discover the evolution of brewing in Boulder County from the late 1800s through decades of prohibition and the emergence of Colorado as a center of brewing excellence. Boulder’s booming craft brewing industry is phenomenal.

Join the Boulder History Museum, Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 5:30 to 7:00pm for this special event. Admission is $10 for non-members and free for members. Includes one free drink. Cash bar available. More details here.

 

Arts and Culture, Boulder, Educational

Boulder Conversations with Extraordinary People: Meet Hosea Rosenberg

Hosea_220x200pxHosea Rosenberg has been an instrumental part of Boulder’s restaurant revolution. He earned national fame as the winner of the fifth season of “Top Chef,” Bravo’s cooking competition television show. Rosenberg is currently the owner of Blackbelly Catering. Hosea is joining a long list of influential people who make Boulder a special place. Chautauqua Community House, February 20, 2013 at 5:30pm. Purchase tickets here.