The Stitching Factory will have a costume-sewing class tomorrow morning (October 1st) from 10-12. Have a costume in mind? Not sure where to start? Join them for a costume class! They’ll help you brainstorm the best way to sew your masterpiece and spend class time sewing costumes together. $30
To register for a class, call 720-420-9093, e-mail, or sign up in person. PLEASE include your name, phone number or email address, and the name and date of the class. Thank you!
The Stitching Factory | 710 Golden Ridge Road Ste. 108 | 720-420-9093 | Map
Holidaily Brewing Company invites you to their celebration of Wayne, their Head Brewer, on his 1-year anniversary. TODAY (Thursday, September 29th), they will be celebrating in the taproom with beer specials and a beer release.
**Beer specials — 1/2 off ALL pints so you can raise a glass to Wayne.
**Beer release — Pumpkin Beer -“Patchy Waters Pumpkin Ale”
Holidaily Brewing Co. | 801 Brickyard Circle | 303-867-5309 | Map
This Saturday, from 9AM-noon, the Hillside Church will host a kids clothes swap. Please consider bringing the following items:
Gently used kids clothing 0-16(xl)
Children’s picture books & chapter books
Gently used kids shoes
Gently used maternity clothes
Other baby items (bath, nursing, sleep)
Bring things you want to contribute on Friday night between 5 and 8, then go Saturday morning and pick out some new (to you!) things for your family. Visit the website for more detailed information. This is a free community event that is open to everyone. We have two swaps each year – one in the fall and one in the spring.
Hillside Community Church | 103 N. Ford Street ()
At the next Jeffco Innovators’ Workshop, Anthony McDaniels, P.E. and partner John Bernazzani, the founders of Rare Petro, will talk about their rise from Colorado School of Mines students to owners of a unique business. Rare Petro offers not only engineering services for the oil & gas industry, but mobile apps that improve workflow and efficiency.
The meeting will be held at the Old Capitol Grill (12th & Washington) on Tuesday, October 4th.
6:15 – Drinks & Social Time
6:30 – Announcements
6:45 – Presentation by Rare Petro followed by questions and group discussion
Learn more and RSVP. For more specific information, please contact: Deborah Deal at 303-277-9520
Earth Treks Climbing and Fitness Center is offering several wellness events this week.
TUESDAY – SEPTEMBER 27
Nutrition for Climbers | 7PM | Dr. Scott Hahn – Body in Balance
THURSDAY – SEPTEMBER 28
Climber’s Elbow | 630PM | Dr. Nelles and Dr. Conley – Total Health Solutions
THURSDAY – SEPTEMBER 29
Massage Therapy | 6-8PM | Symmetry 360 Therapeutic and Sports Massage
From Big Ring Cycles: You are invited to a fun night of bikes, craft beer, BBQ and whiskey tasting from a local distillery. 3 time Olympic team member, Shimano USA Vice President and U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame Member Wayne Stetina will be giving a special presentation on whats new at Shimano in 2017. The party will start at 6:30pm with Drinks and Food followed by a presentation by Wayne at 7:00pm. There will be a brief Q&A session after the presentation. During the evening we will be having a raffle for great prizes and all participants will be sent home with a sweet SWAG BAG from our sponsors. Big Ring Cycles will remain open exclusively for Guys Night RSVP guests to enjoy 20% off all accessories and 15% off all bikes. This special Guys Night is FREE however, Big Ring Cycles will be accepting donations for Bicycle Colorado and Jeffco Open Space Foundation. RSVPS are due by Friday September 23rd. Register now!
Wayne Stetina will also host a Group road ride on Thursday afternoon at 3PM before the party. Please let us know if you want to JOIN! RSVP HERE!
Big Ring Cycles | 600 12th Street | 303.216.2000 | Map
The Woodhouse Day Spa is opening this Monday! They invite you to experience a tranquil, transformational environment that’s both memorable and healthful. From beginning to end, their dedicated spa team ensures that your visit enhances your well-being. Upon entering, you will be treated to a warm smile, a luxurious robe, and reflexology sandals that release the day’s stresses. You’ll relax in the Quiet Room, where a selection of specialty, loose-leaf teas begins your journey to relaxation and rejuvenation.
Their services include massage, body treatments, waxing, manicures, pedicures, and sleep treatments.
Woodhouse Day Spa ® | 714 Cheyenne St. | 303-390-9109 | Map
Lhakpa Sherpa, the owner of the Sherpa House Restaurant and Culture Center, was honored at last night’s city council meeting. Lhakpa moved from Nepal to Golden 20 years ago. He attended college in the U.S. then began Sherpa Landscaping. Once that was going smoothly, he started the Sherpa House restaurant.
He is now an American citizen and helps other Sherpas come to Colorado by sponsoring them and helping them with their paperwork.
Lhakpa himself is an accomplished climber, as are most of the staff who work in the Sherpa House.
The next time you’re enjoying a meal there, contemplate this fact: the Sherpas who are here in Golden (Lhakpa Sherpa, Ngima Karma Sherpa, Da Nuru Sherpa, Wangchhu Sherpa, Phura Geljen Sherpa, Jangbu Sherpa, Mingma Tenzin Sherpa, and Ngim Chhamji Sherpa) have summitted Mount Everest a total of of 53 times!
We already knew the food was good, but we hadn’t appreciated that the staff are world-class athletes!
Sherpa House Restaurant and Culture Center | 1518 Washington Ave. | 303-278-7939
If you haven’t purchased tickets to see God of Carnage at Miners Alley Playhouse, you should probably get right on that. It’s getting great reviews, and tickets will be selling out soon. (I waited too long on Little Shop of Horrors and couldn’t get tickets for that one…I’m still irritated with myself.)
Check out these reviews:
Ferociously Clever, Furiously Funny God of Carnage at Miners Alley
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 AT 5:54 A.M.
BY JULIET WITTMAN
“God of Carnage is ferociously clever and — under Len Matheo’s direction — so funny you end up hiccuping with laughter time and time again.”
~Juliet Wittman, Westword. Read the full review HERE.
“If you haven’t seen “God of Carnage” before, please do. If you have seen it before, you still should see THIS production. It’s seamless, serious, funny, and brilliantly acted by some of the best talent in Colorado.”
~Bill Wheeler, Theatre Colorado. Read the full review HERE.
Miners Alley Playhouse | 1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200 | (303) 935-3044 | Map