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                     NOVEMBER 2021                
 
CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 EVENTS     GARDEN TOURS      GARDEN & HOME SHOWS     CLASSES / LECTURES      LOOKING AHEAD

 Events and classes are subject to change.  Please call in advance to verify information.

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EVENTS            
  Please note:  Events are subject to change.  Please call or check event website in advance to verify information. 
Nov. 12 - 13 Ikebana Society Show
Denver Botanic Gardens, Time: 9 am - 5 pm; Demonstration at 11 am and 1 pm both days. Included with admission to the Gardens. 720-865-3501
   
Nov. 19 - Jan. 8 Blossoms of Light
Denver Botanic Gardens, Time: 4:30  - 9:00 p.m. nightly except Nov. 25 and Dec. 25.  Note: Timed tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be available onsite. Thousands of holiday lights adorn the trees and plants; refreshments available for purchase; Fee: Members: $16 - 19, Non-members: $18 - 21; See www.botanicgardens.org for details; Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of the page to see a helpful Q/A section.  720-865-3501
   
Nov. 26 - Jan. 2 on select dates Trail of Lights at Chatfield Farms
Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms in Littleton; Event will be open Fri. - Sun. on Nov. 26 through Dec. 12. It will be open nightly Dec. 17 - Jan. 2 except Dec. 25. Time: 5:00 - 8:30 p.m.; Fee: Varies ($15 - 10); Timed tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be available onsite. Holiday lights, music, decorations; Refreshments available for purchase; See www.botanicgardens.org for dates open, details and ticket prices; 720.865.4346
   
Dec. 3-5, 10-23, and Dec.25 - Jan. 1 Electric Safari
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road, Colorado Springs; Time: 4 - 8:30 pm; Advanced timed ticket required; Enjoy 60 light sculptures, illuminated inflatable animals, the zoo animals and fun for the whole family.  For details and tickets see www.cmzoo.org/electricsafari. 719-633-9925
   
Dec. 10 - 26 Garden of Lights
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 5:00 - 9:00 pm, Closed Dec. 25th; Fee: $10 adults & kids ages 12+, $5 Kids ages 5 - 11, Ages 4 & under free. Tickets are timed and must be purchased in advance; Enjoy colorful lights, nightly entertainment, beverages for sale; Cafe open select nights; See additional details online; 970-416-2486
   
TBD A Hudson Christmas 
Hudson Gardens in Littleton, Dates, times and other details TBD; 303-797-8565.
   

 

GARDEN AND HOME SHOWS        
   
   
GARDEN TOURS      
   Please call or check website of venue in advance to verify information.
Daily Hudson Gardens in Littleton
Self-guided Public Art Tours and Nature Tours:  The gardens are open daily sunrise to sunset;  Fee: Free; Nixon's Coffeehouse is open Monday - Friday from 9 am - 3 pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 8 am - 5 pm.; 303.797.8565 Ext. 306
   
CLASSES/LECTURES            
Please note:  Classes are subject to change.  Please call or check class website in advance to verify information.  Check back for additions.
 
NOTES:  Denver Botanic Gardens Center for Continuing Education offers numerous classes throughout the year.  You will find something for everyone -- adults, families, and kids.  For information on classes visit www.botanicgardens.org. Several classes are now being offered online.            
Nov. 6 "Oh My Gourd, We're Painting!"
Fossil Creek Nursery in Fort Collins; Time: 2 p.m.; Fee: $5 Includes materials; See website for details and to register for this class: www.fossilcreeknursery.com.
   
Nov. 13 "Create Your Own Holiday Wreath"
Fossil Creek Nursery in Fort Collins; Time: 2 p.m.; Fee: $25 Includes materials; See website for details and to register for this class: www.fossilcreeknursery.com.
   
Nov. 13 "Gardening Myths and Mysteries - Learn the Truth" by Roger Heins
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time 10:30 am - 12:30 pm;  Fee: $18 in person, $10 virtual. See website for details.
   
Nov. 20 "Holiday Wreath-making Workshop" by Angela of Bella Lu Floral
Tagawa Garden Center in Centennial; Time: (Two choices) 9:30 am - 12 pm and 1:30 - 4 p.m.; Fee: $85; Please see website for details; 303-690-4722
   
  LOOKING AHEAD       
Events and classes are subject to change.  Please call in advance to verify information.
  Note: Check back for additions.
DECEMBER  
Dec. 4 "Holiday Wreath Making"
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: (Two choices) 10:30 am - 12:30 pm and 1:30 - 3:30;  Fee: $35, includes materials. See website for details and to register.
   

 





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