"Kilroy Was Here," a play about sailors in Brooklyn, will be performed at 7 p.m. at Manning School, 13200 W. 32nd Ave., Golden. For information, call 303-979-9558.
May 3 and 4
The 15th anniversary of Kim Robards Dance will be at 8 p.m. at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 s. Allison Parkway. Call 719-633-9373 for details.
Through May 4
Conifer's StageDoor Theater is
sponsoring an evening of one-act plays to showcase new directors. The performances
will spotlight five one-act plays that are part of the "Mere Mortals" series by David Ives. For times and information,
Through May 5
"The Rise and Fall of Little Voice" will be performed at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. For information, call 303-431-3939.
The Boettcher Mansion will host a
historic re-enactment of the life of Baby "Doe" Tabor from 1 to 3 p.m. at the mansion. For information call, 303-425-5037.
The Lakewood Art Fest is seeking fine art entries for this year's event, Aug. 3 and 4, at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Pkwy. The event features works from local and regional artists and activities such as a children's art area, entertainment and food and beverage vendors. Applications are due May 24. For an application or information, call 303-987-7876.
The Arvada Center is seeking entries of original, hand-crafted artwork for its 23rd annual holiday craft fair Nov. 29 and 30. Call 303-431-3080, Ext. 3102
The Arvada Center is seeking artists who wish to place their one-of-a-kind gifts on consignment in the center's gift shop. Items sought include ceramics, jewelry, dolls, quilts and other handcrafted goods with prices ranging from $1 to $500. Artists receive 60 percent of revenue from purchased pieces. For information, call 303-431-3080, Ext. 3452.
May 1 through May 30
An exhibition of paintings by Wheat Ridge artist Martin Calomino will be at the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Call 303-425-3587 for details.
Through May 3
Red Rocks Community College will host an art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, wood carving, furniture, stained glass, multimedia and graphic design. For information, call 303-914-6427.
Through May 4
Some Like it Hot: A Retrospective History of the Golden Volunteer Fire Department, will be on display at the Golden Pioneer Museum, 923 10th St. A hose cart from the Loveland Hose Co., uniforms and equipment will also be on display. For information, call 303-278-7151.
Through May 11
Cupid's Arrow: Courting and Marriage Rituals of the 1800s will showcase the etiquette of courting and marriage between the different social classes in an exhibit at the Astor House Museum, 822 12th St. For information, call 303-278-3557.
Through May 12
Random Acts of Beauty, an exhibit
featuring beautiful paintings, will be on display at Foothills Art Center, 809 15th St. For information, call 303-279-8922.
Through May 19
Cartoons as Commentary, display of editorial cartoons, will be on display at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. For information, call 303-431-3939.
Through May 26
Inner Light, an exhibit celebrating the human form, will be on display at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway.
Through June 1
The Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, 1111 Washington Ave., Golden, will host two new exhibits. Oxymorons: Absurdly Logical Quilts will be on display in Gallery I and Gallery II will feature Story Quilts of the West by Pat Hubbard. For information, call 303-277-0377.
Art on the Commons will be on display as part of the annual rotating sculptural program at the Lakewood Civic Center, 480 S. Allison Parkway. For information, call 303-987-7876.
The Golden Pioneer Museum, 923 10th St., offers exhibits on Colorado pioneer history from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free. For information, call 303-278-7151.
CLASSES AND SEMINARS
May 1 through 29
A class on clay for ageless adults will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. Call 303-431-3939.
A class on pine needle basketry will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Foothills Art Center, 809 15th St., Golden. For information, call 303-279-3922.
A 12-week Macintosh training course for adults and seniors will be offered at the Jeffco Family YMCA, 11050 W. 20th Ave., Lakewood. For times and dates, call 303-277-9001.
A conference on how to control noxious weeks will run from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Mount Vernon Country Club, one mile north of Interstate 70 at Exit 256. Call 303-526-4101 for details.
A class on genealogy on the Internet will be at 2:30 p.m. at the Belmar Library, 555 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood. Call 720-963-0900 for details.
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays
Participate in yoga classes at 5:45 p.m. at Full Moon Books and Coffee, 9108 W. Sixth Ave., Lakewood. For information, call 303-233-MOON.
Hong Jib offers Tai Chi classes at 8:30 a.m. Saturdays at Full Moon Books and Coffee, 9108 W. Sixth Ave., Lakewood. Classes are $10 each or 11 for $100. For information, call 303-233-MOON.
The Inner Insight Institute, 25 Wadsworth Blvd., Lakewood, offers classes in meditation, healing and clairvoyance. For information, call 303-232-9252.
Wheat Ridge Parks and Recreation
features activities for all ages. For information and class locations, call 303-231-1300.
English classes for women are weekly at First Baptist Church, 19th Street and Washington Avenue, Golden. Cost is $15 for each seven-week session, plus a one-time book fee of $10. For information, call 303-279-0165.
Overeaters Anonymous meets weekly from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 10001 W. 58th Ave., Arvada. Call 303-369-7766.
The Colorado Institute of Reading and Writing offers classes on such topics as power reading, speed-reading and study skills. Classes begin monthly. For information, call 303-424-8072.
The Arvada Center offers classes for all ages dealing with the visual arts, performing arts, music and humanities. For information, call 303-431-3939.
A support group for single parents and grandparents raising grandchildren is being formed at Arvada United Methodist Church, 6750 Carr St. Call 303-421-5135.
Human Passages Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping emotionally-challenged foster children, is seeking experienced parents for its Therapeutic Foster Care Program. Informational meetings are at 1 p.m. the first Thursday and at 6 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the institute's Lakewood office, 10085 W. 18th Ave. For information, call 303-914-9729.
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Band Nights are back at the Wheat Ridge Teen Center, 9110 W. 44th Ave. Join other teens at 7 p.m. Friday, May 3, to hear local bands. The event costs $3 and is open to youth 13 to 20 years old. The Wheat Ridge Teen Team is sponsoring a donation drive to benefit Victim's Outreach of Wheat Ridge. Bring a toy and receive $1 off admission. For information, call 303-422-2748.
The Front Range Youth Symphony Orchestra will hold auditions for its 2002-2003 season at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. For information, call 303-431-3939.
The Arvada Center Chorale will hold open auditions year-round by appointment at the center. To schedule an appointment or for information, call 303-431-3080, Ext. 3616.
High Country Chorus Sweet Adelines International is seeking female singers of all ranges with some level of experience. For information, call 303-904-0926.
Singers Master Chorale is auditioning for all voice parts for its 2002 concert season. For information, call 303-884-1314.
A drum circle gathers at 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Full Moon Books and Coffee, 9108 W. Sixth Ave., Lakewood. Bring your own drum, flute or rattle and a free-will donation. For information, call 303-233-6666.
Dave Frisk plays from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. every Wednesday night at the Rock Rest Lodge, 16005 Mount Vernon Road, Golden. Call 303-216-2895.
Redbone Wednesdays are featured at 8 p.m. each week at the Cheshire Cat Brew Pub and Restaurant, 7803 Ralston Road, Arvada. Selected musicians gather to play acoustic music, including blues, jazz and new grass. For information, call 303-431-9000.
Groove to the sounds of a live disc jockey Tuesdays through Sundays at the Blue Corn Lounge, 3930 W. 38th Ave., Denver. On Wednesdays, it's Ladies Night until midnight.
Hooters, 695 Kipling St., Lakewood, offers live music on the patio Wednesday and Saturday nights.
The Cherry Bomb's the bomb on Thursday nights with a disc jockey and karaoke machine at 11595 W. Sixth Ave. The DJ's back on Friday and Saturday nights. Don't miss Ladies Night on Wednesdays with $1 well and domestic drinks. Happy hour is the ticket from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday with $2 drinks.
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Through May 11
A children's theater production of "Sundiata, The Lion King of Mali," a play based on the African fable that inspired "The Lion King," will be performed at the Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. For times and information, call 303-431-3939.
Jefferson County Open Space will host "Endangered Places in Evergreen, a Children's Workshop" at the Hiwan Homestead Museum. Children will construct their own brochure that identify threatened historic places and why they should be protected. For information, call 303-424-0210.
Through July 6
"Little Red Hoodwinks the Wolf," a tale of Little Red Riding Hood and the Three Pigs, will be performed at 1:30 p.m. Saturdays at the Heritage Square Music Hall, 18301 W. Colfax Ave. For information, call 303-279-7800.
Dramagical Children's Theater, a creative arts workshop for kids 10 to 15 years old, is taking registrations for its two summer sessions. For information, call 303-279-5206.