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March 2019

Alice Holubar, Kiddie Packs, and Frostline DIY Kits: Gender and Families in the Colorado Outdoor Industry

March 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Museum of Boulder, 2205 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Join us to explore the sometimes overlooked and frequently misunderstood accomplishments of Boulder's women this March. Colorado’s outdoorswomen helped to shape the modern culture of outdoor recreation. Alice Holubar, who owned the Boulder-based Holubar Mountaineering in the 1960s, was renowned as an equipment designer and community builder. Margaret Hansson ushered in a new generation of kids into the woods with her design for the Gerry Kiddie Carrier. And while a catalog for a Frostline Do-It-Yourself kit from the 1970s claimed…

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Inclusipedia Edit-a-thon

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Museum of Boulder, 2205 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Did you know only 19% of Wikipedia biographical pages are for women? Become part of the movement to include more female voices in history. Change the narrative by learning how to add and edit Wikipedia pages for Boulder women overlooked by this massive open-source reference. We'll train you and then you can get busy changing the narrative! Generous support provided by: City of Boulder Human Relations Commission + Elevations Credit Union.

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Inclusipedia Edit-a-Thon

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CU College of Music, 972 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Did you know only 19% of Wikipedia biographical pages are for women? Become part of the movement to include more female voices in history. Change the narrative by learning how to add and edit Wikipedia pages for Boulder women overlooked by this massive open-source reference. We'll train you and then you can get busy changing the narrative! Stay for a free performance of compositions by African-American women @ 3pm Generous support provided by: City of Boulder Human Relations Commission + Elevations…

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Google Garage | Virtual Reality and Laser Cutting

March 9 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 6, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 13, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 2:30pm

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 24, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 3, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 9, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 2:30pm

The Google Garage is based on the idea that children and adults learn best when they get to explore, create, experiment, and follow their natural curiosities – just messing about. Stop by the Google Garage for virtual reality experiences including climbing, mountain biking, rafting and skydiving. Laser cut your own dino drawing into wood to take home with you. Free with admission to the Museum of Boulder.  

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Google Garage closed for Teen Corps

March 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until April 29, 2019

We apologize for any inconvenience, but every Monday through April we will be closing the Google Garage at 4 for our Seeing Through Touch project with our Teen Corps, in which local middle school students work with visually-impaired artists to laser cut tactile materials for blind visitors. Please plan your visit accordingly.

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Google Garage | Virtual Reality and Laser Cutting

March 13 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 6, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 13, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 2:30pm

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 24, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 3, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 9, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 2:30pm

The Google Garage is based on the idea that children and adults learn best when they get to explore, create, experiment, and follow their natural curiosities – just messing about. Stop by the Google Garage for virtual reality experiences including climbing, mountain biking, rafting and skydiving. Laser cut your own dino drawing into wood to take home with you. Free with admission to the Museum of Boulder.  

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Boulder Conversations with Colleen Cannon

March 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Museum of Boulder, 2205 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Join us for an evening with Colleen Cannon, former professional triathlete and CEO and founder of Women’s Quest, a multi sport fitness retreat providing athletic and holistic training for women worldwide. Find out how Colleen unintentionally entered her first triathlon in college, placed second, and thus began her career on the triathlon circuit. A former World and National Champion, Colleen now spends her time helping women find happiness through joyful physical experiences. Doors open: 5:30pm | Talk begins: 5:45pm Tickets: $10 Museum Members…

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Google Garage | Virtual Reality and Laser Cutting

March 14 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 6, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 13, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 2:30pm

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 24, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 3, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 9, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 2:30pm

The Google Garage is based on the idea that children and adults learn best when they get to explore, create, experiment, and follow their natural curiosities – just messing about. Stop by the Google Garage for virtual reality experiences including climbing, mountain biking, rafting and skydiving. Laser cut your own dino drawing into wood to take home with you. Free with admission to the Museum of Boulder.  

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Google Garage | Virtual Reality and Laser Cutting

March 16 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 31, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 6, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 7, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 13, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 14, 2019 at 2:30pm

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on February 24, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 3, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 9, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 2:30pm

The Google Garage is based on the idea that children and adults learn best when they get to explore, create, experiment, and follow their natural curiosities – just messing about. Stop by the Google Garage for virtual reality experiences including climbing, mountain biking, rafting and skydiving. Laser cut your own dino drawing into wood to take home with you. Free with admission to the Museum of Boulder.  

Find out more »

Google Garage closed for Teen Corps

March 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until April 29, 2019

We apologize for any inconvenience, but every Monday through April we will be closing the Google Garage at 4 for our Seeing Through Touch project with our Teen Corps, in which local middle school students work with visually-impaired artists to laser cut tactile materials for blind visitors. Please plan your visit accordingly.

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SCHEDULE A FIELD TRIP NOW

Thank you for your interest in field trips to the Museum of Boulder! We are now taking registrations for field trips.

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trunks and costume rentals

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Plains Indians Trunk

Explore the lives of the Arapaho and Cheyenne tribes with touchable artifacts, books, games and more, all ready to travel to your classroom. Show your class how to erect a tipi, use real tools and instruments, and explore some of the local natural resources essential to the lives of the Arapaho and Cheyenne people.

$15/week + $25 refundable deposit

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City in a Suitcase

Explore the lives of people from Boulder’s Sister Cities with hundreds of Museum-quality objects and teacher resources. Trunks are great tools for teaching many subjects, and have been used in art, language arts, geography, Spanish and history classes. $15/week + $25 refundable deposit

  • Dushanbe, Tajikistan Sister City Trunk
  • Mante, Mexico Sister City Trunk
  • Yateras, Cuba Sister City Trunk
  • Lhasa, Tibet Sister City Trunk
historic-clothing

Period clothing and prop rental

Find the perfect costume for your performance! Great resource for National History Day or historical plays.

$10/item/week + $10/item refundable deposit

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