Historical Artifacts, Photographs and Tales and more Boulder-area events for Monday, May 28, 2018

TODAY

Historical Artifacts, Photographs and Tales — An 1881 schoolhouse building‘s two floors hold 20th century house and commerce exhibits, with a B&W photo collection and seven new exhibits. Talks are planned in 2018, including about the 5th anniversary of the 2013 Boulder County flood, and return of an intricate dollhouse collection; Lyons Redstone Museum, 340 High St., Lyons; free;, .

Quiet Writing Group — Drop-in; no reservations required. An ongoing, weekly event, facilitated by Dani Coleman, where writers can gather and write separately, but together. Build a solid writing practice, feel less isolation, and get a lot of writing done; 10 a.m., Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St., Louisville;, .

Color Colorado table at Boulder Creek Festival — Contests, prizes and fun await visitors at the Color Colorado booth at the Boulder Creek Festival. Experience art workshops where you can learn the basics of capturing the beauty of Colorado‘s landscapes on paper; 11 a.m., Cenrtral Park, 1236 Canyon Blvd., Boulder; free.

Construction Club — For families, no registration required. Come join the club, listen to a few short books on a theme, and then try to build themed Lego creations; 6 p.m., Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St., Louisville;, .

Blue Grass Mondays — Every Monday night it‘s bluegrass pick and jam at 12Degree Brewing. If you can play, you‘re invited to join the group, or come down and enjoy the music; 7:30 p.m., 12Degree Brewing, 820 Main St., Louisville; .

UPCOMING

Boulder Tuesday Thursday Hikers — Join a day hike with a drop-in group. The group decides each time where to hike. It carpools to trailheads and reimburses the drivers for expenses. Bring your lunch, water, and snacks, and be prepared for all weather conditions. It is a leaderless group, and each person hikes at his/her own risk; 9 a.m. Tuesday, North Boulder Park, 7th & Dellwood parking lot, Boulder; free;.

“Cigar Box Guitars” — Colorado artists Michael Bradshaw, Donald DeNoncourt, Peter Faris, and Michael O‘Reilly share their handsome, working cigar box guitars in this unusual reclaimed material art exhibit; 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Bricolage Gallery, at Art Parts Creative Reuse Center, 2870 Bluff St., Boulder; free;, .

Rock Painting for Teens and Tweens — Drop in, get creative, and decorate a rock however you like. Make a pet rock, a kindness rock, a punk rock, the possibilities are endless. teen services at, e-mail; 3 p.m. Tuesday, Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St., Louisville;, .

“Unbounded” screening — Join an exclusive, one-night only screening of “Unbounded” in Boulder. “Unbounded” is an adventure-travel documentary following a young, unaided crew of four as they hike and pack-raft for four months into the infinite region known as Patagonia; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, The Boedecker Theater, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; $9;, .

Historic Boulder Photo Scanning session — The Daily Camera is proud to announce its partnership with the Denver Public Library, Carnegie Library for Local History, Erie Historical Society, Lafayette Miners Museum and Museum of Boulder on a new pictorial history book, “Greater Boulder Memories: The Early Years.” It invites readers to participate in this unique project by bringing relevant photos to a scanning session; 10 a.m. Wednesday, Carnegie Library for Local History, 1125 Pine St., Boulder; free; .



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