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River of Words entry deadline

1 December 2017 (All day)
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

20 May 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

15 April 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

11 March 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

18 February 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

14 January 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

10 December 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

19 November 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

22 October 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:40pm
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Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

A monthly opportunity for veterans to develop writing skills and share their work in order to effectively tell their stories.

Denver Public Library, main branch 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, 5th floor

Contact: Jason Arment 619.663.5247

17 September 2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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Colorado Book Awards submissions open

15 September 2017 (All day)
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One of Ours book discussion at the Golden Public Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Golden Public Library on June 18, 2017 at 6:00 to 7:45 pm.  Facilitated by Dr. Max Despain.

18 June 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
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One of Ours book discussion at the Loveland Public Library

The One of Ours faciitated book discussion will take place at the Loveland Public Library at 6:00 to 7:30 pm on May 25, 2017.  Facilitated by Dr. Max Despain.

25 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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One of Ours book discussion at Lafayette Public Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Lafayette Public Library on May 25, 2017 at 6:00 to 7:30 pm.  Facilitated by Dr. Todd Laugen.

25 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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One of Ours book discussion at Hayden Museum

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Hayden Museum on May 18, 2017 at 6 to 7:30 pm. Facilitated by Laurel Watson.

18 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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One of Ours book discussion at Longmont Library

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the Longmont Public Library on May 10, 2017 at 7 pm facilitated by Dr. Dan Clayton.

10 May 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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One of Ours book discussion at Centennial Library/Greeley

The One of Ours facilitated book discussion will take place at the High Plains Library District/Centennial branch library on May 10, 2017 at 6 to 7:30 pm.  Facilitator is Ron Edgerton.

10 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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One of Ours Library discussion at Philip S. Miller LIbrary

The Castle Rock Museum will hold its One of Ours facilitated discussion on May 11 at 7 pm

Facilitated by Max Despain

Discussion to be held at the Philip S. Miller Library at 100 Wilcox St., Castle Rock, CO 80104.

11 May 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Colorado Book Awards Finalists Announcement

The finalists for the 2017 Colorado Book Awards are expected to be announced today.

14 March 2017 (All day)
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Mystery/Thriller/Genre CBA Finalist Reading

The Mystery/Thriller/Genre CBA Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

14 April 2017 - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on November 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm

3 November 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on Oct. 27, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information.

719-742-3572

27 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District on October 20, 27, and Novmber 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information .

719-742-3572

20 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the La Veta Regional Library District at 6:30 pm on November 3, 2016.

Please contact Sandra Hackbarth for more information.

719-742-3572

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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm on 10/18, 2016

For more information, contact Sandy VanDusen at 970-522-2023

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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Sterling Library at 6:30 pm

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place at 6:30 pm on 10/11, 2016 at the Sterling Library. .

Contact Sandy VanDusen for more information.

970-522-2023

11 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series at Sterling Library

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at the Sterling Library on 10/4; 10/11; and 10/18 at 6:30 pm

Please contact Sandy VanDusen for more information

970-522-2023

4 October 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as LIving Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The third session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place at the Pine River library in Bayfield at 6 pm.

The session facilitator will be Dr. Duane Smith.

 

PIne River Library

395 Bayfield Center Drive

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

19 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The second session of the American West as Living Space will take place at the Bayfield Pine River Library at 6 pm.

The facilitator will be Dr. Duane Smith.

 

Pine River Library

395 Bayfield Center Dr.

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

 

 

12 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series at the Pine River Library in Bayfied at 6 pm

The first session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Pine River Library on October 5, 2016 at 6 pm

Poet William Root will facilitate the first session.

 

Pine River Library

395 Bayfield Center Drive

Bayfield, CO 81122

970-884-2222

5 October 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as living Space Reading and Conversation series at the Carbondale Library at 6 pm

The second session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will be held at the Carbondale Branch Library on Sptember 21, 2016 at 6 pm.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Ron Edgerton, history professor emeritus of University of Northern Colorado.

 

Carbondale Branch Library

320 Sopris Ave.

Carbondale, CO 81623

970-963-2889

21 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West Reading and Conversation Series at the Carbondale Public Library at 6 pm

The first session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will take place on September 14, 2016 at 6 pm.

This session will be facilitated by Christine Smith, professor at Carbondale Colorado Mountain College.

 

Carbondale Branch Library

320 Sopris Ave.

Carbondale, CO 81623

970-963-2889

14 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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The American West Reading and Conversation series at Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30 pm

The third session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation series will be held on Septemver 28, 2016 at the Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30 pm.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

Huron St. Anythink Library

9417 Huron St

Thornton, CO 80260

 

303- 452- 7534

28 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West Reading and Discussion Series at the Huron St. Anythink Library in Thornton at 6:30

The second session of the American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will take place at 6:30 pm at the Huron St. Anythink Library on September 21, 2016.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

 

Huron St Anythink Library

9417 Huron St.

Thornton, CO 80260

303-452-7534

21 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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American West Reading and conversation at Huron St Anythink Library. in Thornton

The American West Reading and Conversation Series will begin in Thornton at the Huron St. Anythink Library at 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on September 14, 2016, and continue on the 21st and 28th.

This program will be facilitated by Dr. Derek Everett.

Huron St. Anythink Library

9417 Huron St.

Thornton, CO 80260

303-452-7534

14 September 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space will begin its series on September 8, 2016 at the Nederland Community Library at 7:00 to 8:30 pm

 

Contact:  Jay Mann, Directo

303-258-1101

8 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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The American WEst as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space will hold its second session at the Nederland Community Library on September 15, 2016 at 7:00 to 8:30 pm

 

Contact:  Jay Mann, Director

303-258-1101

15 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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The American West as LIving Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Nederland

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will hold its final session on September 22, 2016 at 7:oo to 8:30 pm

Contact:  Jay Mann, Director

303-258-1101

22 September 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space will hold its third session at the Vail Public Library at 6:00 to 7:00 pm

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff

970-479-2190

8 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will hold its first session on August 25, 2016 at 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Vail Public Library

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff

970-479-2190

 

 

25 August 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat Springs

The American West as Living Space will conclude at the Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs om September 12, 2016 at 5:30 to 7:00 pm

 

Contact Jennie Lay

970-846-9695

12 September 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat Springs

The American West as Living Space will hold its third session at the Bud Werner Memorial Library at 5:30 to 7:00 pm.

 

Contact:  Jennie Lay

970-846-9695

15 August 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space will hold its last session at the Guffrey Community Center in Fairplay at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

26 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space will hold its final session at the Guffrey Community Center at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series-Fairplay

The American West as Living Space will hold its second session at the Bailey Library at 2 to 3:30 pm

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer

719-836-4299

19 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will continue on September 1, 2016 at 6 to 7 pm at the Vail Public Library.

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff, Programming Circulation Librarian

970-479-2190

1 September 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series -Vail

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Vail Public Library on August 25, 2016.

 

Contact:  Liz Willhoff, Programming /Circulation Librarian

970-479-2190

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The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - FairPlay

The American West as Living Space Reading and Conversation Series will begin at the Fairplay Community Center on August 12, 2016 at 2 pm, then continue for two more sessions on 8/19 and 8/26 2016.

 

Contact:  Pat Sohmer, Park County Pubic Library Manager

719-836-4299

12 August 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series - Steamboat

The American West as Living Space Pulitzer Reading and Conversation Series will finish with two more sessions at the Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs at 5:50 pm to 7:00 pm.

August 15, 2016

September 12, 2016

Contact:  Jenny Lay, Adult Programs Coordinator

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Student Literary Awards

We will be celebrating the winners of Letters About Literature and River of Words!

Denver Public Library, Basement Conference Room
10 West 14th Avenue Parkway
Denver, CO 80204

11 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Colorado Book Awards finalist reading

This is the final installment in the six-part finalist reading series, featuring finalists in the Short Story, Historical Fiction, and History Categories

6 May 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Colorado Book Award finalist reading

In part 5 of the finalist reading series, meet finalists in the Poetry, Literary Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction Categories.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

29 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Colorado Book Awards finalist reading

The finalists in General Nonfiction, Anthology, and Pictorial will be featured in part 4 of the finalist reading series.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

22 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading

Join us during BookBar's Happier Hour as we meet the finalists in the Children's Literature category.

BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

21 April 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Colorado Book Award finalist reading

It could get a little eerie as we hear from the finalists in the Mystery, Science Fiction, and Thriller categories

BookBar 
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, 80212

15 April 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Colorado Book Award finalist reading

Calling all 8- to 12-year-olds!  Join us to hear from the finalists in the Young Adult and Juvenile Literature categories during BookBar's regularly-scheduled Bookworms program.

BooKBar 
4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212

10 April 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Poet Laureate reading

Colorado's new Poet Laureate will be reading, along with Michael J. Henry, local author and founder of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. Join us at the Denver Pavilions, Glenarm Great Room on the 16th Street Mall at Glenarm Street.

17 October 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Visiting Writers Series: David Mason and Cally Conan-Davies

Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason, together with his wife, poet Cally Conan-Davies, is celebrating the publication of a new collection, "Sea Salt: Poems of a Decade, 2004-2014."  Their reading is part of the Visiting Writing Series at Colorado College, Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St. (map).

24 April 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason will be reading, along with his wife, poet Cally Conan-Davies, at Colorado College April 24.

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25th Annual Poetry Rodeo at the Mercury Cafe

Denver’s 25th Annual Poetry Rodeo will be Saturday, April 19, from noon to midnight at the Mercury Café. The event features a variety of poetry festivities, including short films, workshops, slams, open mics, music, and more. Readers include Colorado Book Award Poetry Finalists and Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason. Tickets are $10 dollars at the door.

19 April 2014 - 12:00pm - 11:59pm
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Wonderbound: Gone West at the PACE Center

In 2008, Ammon and Michael J. Henry embarked on a creative relationship that has produced two celebrated works that meld dance with the written word. For their third project, they are teaming up with acclaimed Cellist/Songwriter Ian Cooke to create a new full-length, multimedia experience that explores the unique spirit of the west.

13 April 2014 - 7:30pm
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Wonderbound: Gone West at the PACE Center

In 2008, Ammon and Michael J. Henry embarked on a creative relationship that has produced two celebrated works that meld dance with the written word. For their third project, they are teaming up with acclaimed Cellist/Songwriter Ian Cooke to create a new full-length, multimedia experience that explores the unique spirit of the west.

12 April 2014 - 7:30pm
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Motheread/Fatheread Colorado and Story Exploring training, Steamboat Springs

Motheread/Fatheread Colorado and Story Exploring training

Steamboat Springs

18 November 2013 - 8:00am - 22 November 2013 - 4:00pm
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2017 Colorado Book Award Celebration

Please join us at the 2017 Colorado Book Awards celebration!

Celebrate and hear brief readings by the winners. $20 tickets include reception. Purchase your tickets here.

Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Parker Arts, Culture and Events (PACE) Center
Address: 20000 Pikes Peak Avenue, Parker, CO 80138

 

21 May 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
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General Nonfiction/Literary Fiction/Poetry CBA Finalist Reading

The General Nonfiction/Literary Fiction/Poetry Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

12 May 2017 - 7:00pm
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Children's Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading

The Children's Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

4 May 2017 - 4:30pm
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History/Biography CBA Finalist Reading

The History/Biography Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

28 April 2017 - 7:00pm

The History/Biography Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

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Young Adult/Juvenile Literature CBA Finalist Reading

The Young Adult/Juvenile Literature Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

23 April 2017 - 4:00pm
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Anthology/Creative Nonfiction/General Fiction CBA Finalist Reading

The Anthology/Creative Nonfiction/General Fiction Colorado Book Award Finalist Reading takes place at BookBar, 4280 Tennyson Street, Denver 80212.

21 April 2017 - 7:00pm
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