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Milk chocolate, Dark chocolate, Chocolate galore! The new upcoming exhibit at the Denver Nature and Science Museum, Chocolate: The Exhibition,  has a complete chocolate theme.

Like so many others who attended the CCIRA (Colorado Council of International Reading Association), Illya Kowalchuk simply wants to change the way literature is taught to kids for the better and get kids excited about learning the literature being taught.

Children’s books are a booming

This true story about an American hero will leave you wanting more!

Looking for a unique gift for a special person?

If you dream. If you love. If you wonder.

On July 16 1969, a giant rocket, the Apollo 11, was launched into space. In the rocket three men; Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins, rode to change history.

Latino artists connect with conservation through art

“Bat Encounter: Live” at the Denver Botanic Gardens, Sunday October 4th, 2015. 
Rob Mies talked to about 400 people at the Denver Botanic Gardens. He talked about bats, had an interesting slideshow/video, and brought out 4 live bats. 

The Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs recognizes young business owners that are able to overcome the many obstacles of being an entrepreneur and create businesses that are succeeding in today's competitive market. 

Jack Vanourek

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September 18-20, 2015, The Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council, held its Camporee at Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch. The camporee takes place every 4 years, however this year was special because it was the Ranch’s 50th birthday.  On Saturday night, with only flashlights for light, everybody worked together to break the Guinness world record for the most people popping bubble wrap at the same time.

The Friendship Powow at the Denver Art Museum featured a dance contest, Native American food, booths selling stuff from the tribes, and an art booth where kids could do stencil art to make bandanas and bags.

Recently, the Denver Art Museum (DAM) has opened a new exhibit with an old artist. Featuring Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, an artist once renowned for his beautiful and truly unique style, Castiglione: Lost Genius will be showcased on August 9th through November 8th 2015. 

We want our past to be present in the future.

You’ve probably heard of people breaking records from the Guinness Book of World Records, but it’s generally not something you think about trying very often, if at all. It just seems too out of reach for most people to ever try. 

Is the Power of Poison exhibit as good as it seems?

"I had a choice--remain silent and be killed, or be killed for speaking up!" Malala Yousafzai told an audience of thousands of people at the Bellco Theater on Wednesday, June 24.

The musical Suessical is fun enough by itself, but in a happy, community environment, it is an event not to miss.

Cirque du Soleil stopping hearts in Denver!

Art stands and happy smiles line the streets at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival. You can go for the show, to buy art, or just to taste the delectable food.  Whatever you choose to do, I'm sure you'll enjoy it. 

Look up into the night sky now and then--you may be amazed at what there is to see!

Regardless if you are vegan, vegetarian, or a total carnivore, the Veg Fest at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds is a fun experience that you should make sure you don't miss when it comes around next year.

Television host and biologist, Jeff Corwin recently spoke at The Amazing Adventures Travel and Recreation Expo and had some inspiring things to say. 

Once Upon a Time's Wicked Witch Comes to Comic Con