Earth Day events and a variety of other offerings in the Loveland area, including music and art, fill next week’s calendar.
The Beatles of Reunion
The Reunion Beatles – Get Back premieres at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 24 at the Rialto Theater Center, 228 E. Fourth St., Loveland.
Tickets are $32 for adults and $27 for seniors and students.
For more details, call 970-962-2120 or visit rialtotheatrecenter.org.
A World Pinhole Photography Day workshop with Laura Cofrin will be held from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 24 at the Beet Education Center, 201 E. Fifth St., Loveland.
Build your own pinhole camera, load the paper and take a picture. Build your image and prepare to be amazed at the results. Simple materials, combined with your creative impulse, offer unlimited possibilities in photographic creation. Discover this fundamental phenomenon, take a photograph without a lens and experience the traditional wet darkroom process. All materials will be provided*
The workshop is accessible from 13 years old. Space is limited
The cost is $50 per person or $40 per person with the member discount.
To register, call 970-962-2410 or visit thelovelandmuseum.org.
The Loveland Classic will take place on Sunday, April 24 on the trails around the lakes in Centerra, starting and ending at 2725 Rocky Mountain Ave., Loveland.
The 10K starts at 7:30 a.m., the 5K at 9 a.m. and the Kids 1-Mile at 9:45 a.m., with rewards at 10 a.m. There is also a Broken 15K option for running both 10K and 5K.
Strollers and leashed, well-behaved dogs are welcome.
Registration is $5 to $60.
For more details or to register, visit bit.ly/3NQIc7t.
Grimm Brothers Brewhouse, 623 N. Denver Ave., Loveland, will host a competitive cribbage tournament from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, April 24.
There is a $15 entry fee. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. All players will play a minimum of nine games with a winners’ tournament to determine placement and prizes.
The seats are limited. Register in advance by emailing [email protected] or calling the taproom at 970-624-6045.
Earth Day Celebration
Health4Heroes and the Heart-J Center at Sylvan Dale Ranch will be hosting an Earth Day Celebration: A Collaborative Community Event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 at the ranch, Earth Day Celebration: A Collaborative Community Event.
The day will include Earth Day themed activities, games, recreation and lunch.
Participants can learn about local plant and animal life, tips and tricks on spring gardening, throwing seed bombs and chasing rocks, then meet up for lunch, followed by garden games and gardening activities. outdoor recreation.
This event is free and open to all Health4Heroes and Heart-J Center members, affiliates and guests.
For more details, visit bit.ly/37TblP0.
The City of Loveland will be hosting a Shred event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 in the parking lot on the northeast corner of The Forge (formerly Hewlett-Packard) campus. Access the pitch from Barboura Drive.
Residents with a 2022 Yard Debris Permit may have up to three bags/boxes shredded, free of charge. Additional bags/boxes will each be subject to a $5 fee. (Bags must not exceed 32 gallons in capacity. Boxes must not exceed 2 feet in any dimension or 4 cubic feet in volume.
The cost for visitors without a yard debris permit will be $5 per bag/box.
For more details, visit bit.ly/3EiwWwo.
Pints for the people
Pints for the People from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays, April 20 and 27 will benefit Loveland Youth Gardeners.
Loveland Aleworks, 118 W. Fourth St., Loveland, will donate $1 from every four-pack and pint sold in the tavern to the nonprofit organization.
Loveland Youth Gardeners “enables young people facing challenges to cultivate skills for life and work, environmental stewardship and community service”.
For more details, visit bit.ly/3vl5v0P.
Earth Day Fort Collins will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 23 at Civic Center Park, 201 Laporte Ave., Fort Collins.
This year’s event includes a Youth Climate Action event designed for students by students.
Northern Colorado Clean Cities will be on hand to arrange a ride and drive an electric vehicle and help answer any questions consumers may have about owning an electric vehicle.
Other highlights will be information booths and exhibits, educational opportunities, arts and crafts, live music, speakers, food trucks, a beer garden and a mini farmers market.
Admission is free and attendees are asked to bring a donation or non-perishable food items for the Larimer County Food Bank.
For more details, visit sustainablelivingassociation.org/events/earth-day-fort-collins-2.
Fort Collins Art Week
Downtown Fort Collins Art Week takes place April 23-30.
As part of the collaboration between the Downtown Development Authority and the Downtown Fort Collins Creative District, Art Week kicks off on the morning of Saturday, April 23 with six new sculpture installations loaned by artists.
Later today, Fort Collins’ annual music experience, known as FoCoMX, will kick off at more than 30 venues downtown. The two-day music festival features more than 300 Colorado bands and is produced by the Fort Collins Musicians Association. Details can be found at focomx.org.
Throughout Art Week, the community can explore arts, music, and culture throughout downtown, with opportunities for people to find tiny, hidden works of art by local artists, collect limited-edition commemorative postcards, take self-guided art tours, create their own art at a class or workshop, and attend live performances.
Follow Downtown Fort Collins on Instagram and Facebook, and the Downtown Fort Collins Creative District on Instagram and Facebook, to find out where to find the tiny works of art hidden in downtown Fort Collins.
Self-guided art tours include options: Fort Collins Mural Project Tour, Art Tour for Music Lovers, Historic Walking Tour, 30-Minute Public Art Tour, Square Sculpture, and Tour horizon of arts and entertainment. Details are at dfccd.org/explore/walks-tours.
Learn more about dfccd.org.
“Slopes, shapes and landscapes”
“Slopes, Shapes, and Landscapes,” a group exhibit focusing on the use of lines and patterns in landscape, will be on view at Lincoln Center, 417 W. Magnolia, Fort Collins, from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 23 . ; followed by Wednesdays and Fridays until June 24.
Shannon Conley, Vicki Conley, Topher Straus and Alicia Thompson each interpret the earth in their own way and on their medium. With sublimation on aluminum, fiber art and painting, these artists reinvent their surrounding landscapes.
For more details, visit lctix.com/exhibitinfo.php?id=167.
The Fort Collins Punch-a-Thon fundraiser to benefit the Parkinson’s Association of the Rockies will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 23 at the Title Boxing Club, 4360 S. College Ave., Fort Collins.
There will be 22 rounds of boxing.
Three coaches will lead the class.
A $20 donation will reserve a blank pledge bag and card, and attendees can request pledges based on how many spins they can complete. All proceeds will go to the Parkinson’s Association of the Rockies.
A study published by the American Physical Therapy Association found that patients with Parkinson’s disease who participated in two to three 90-minute boxing therapy sessions over a nine-month period showed marked improvements in both balance and gait.
For more details, visit bit.ly/38O3Vgl.
Spring Science Show
The Little Shop of Physics, Colorado State University’s longtime Science for All traveling ambassadors, will host a Spring Science Extravaganza from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 23 at the Monfort Quadrangle and Lory Student Center Plaza in Colorado. State University, Fort Collins.
The event is free and open to the public. A rain date is forecast for April 30.
The team created new, larger demos including a fog vortex generator, floating bubbles, and cold carbon dioxide. Little Shop student volunteers have also developed a dozen other stations specifically for an outdoor space, such as a “sound beam” consisting of a giant reflective umbrella and a water-filled weather balloon that creates wave patterns.
For more details, visit bit.ly/3OfNGck.
Rocky Mountain Chamber Singers will perform “Blue Skies” at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 24 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 7755 Greenstone Trail, Fort Collins, and a second time at 7 p.m. Friday, April 29 at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church , 1200 S. Taft Hill Road, Fort Collins.
The singers will perform “Adagio for Strings” and “Reincarnations” by Barber.
The band also celebrates its founder and director of over 30 years, Ann Bunyan, as she leads the Rocky Mountain Chamber Singers in her last concert before her retirement.
Tickets are $18 for adults and $5 for students.
For more details, visit bit.ly/3JGSqEk.
“That Golden Girls Show”
“That Golden Girls Show” premieres at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 24 at Lincoln Center, 417 W. Magnolia St., Fort Collins.
The show parodies classic “Golden Girls” moments with puppets Get ready for an evening of cheesecake, laughs, jazzercise and shoulder pads, plus Sophia’s get-rich-quick plans at Tales of Rose of St. Olaf, Blanche’s insatiable manhunt and the fountain of youth, and Dorothy’s daily struggle to find meaning in her life.
Tickets cost between $15 and $28.
For more details, call 970-221-6730 or visit lctix.com.
Children in the park
Kids in the Park will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 24 at Twin Silo Community Park, 5500 block of Ziegler Road, Fort Collins.
The event, formerly called Kites in the Park, encourages kids of all ages to get outside and play. Community members can learn about recreational activities, play in the park, dance to live music, enjoy snacks from local food trucks, and fly kites.
FNBO (First National Bank) will provide free kite-making kits so children can decorate their own kites. Kites are available on a first come, first served basis.
Free entry. Parking is available at Fossil Ridge High School, 5400 Ziegler Road, and ADA parking is available near the Twin Silo entrance.
For more details, visit fcgov.com/recreation/kidsinthepark.
5K in my shoes
The annual Envision In My Shoes 5K will take place at 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 24 at Riverside Park, 4000 Riverside Parkway, Evans.
Early bird registration is $25 until April 8; registration after April 8 is $30.
For more details or to register, visit 5kinmyshoes.com.