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Visions of Hawai’i Exhibit

Posted on Aug 16, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Colorado artist Dawn Marie Gilbert To celebrate Aurora Global Fest THIS Saturday, Aug. 17th, the Aurora History Museum is proud to present sounds and sights from Hawaii including a Hawaiian Steel Guitar concert, Ukulele and Hula lessons and closing the day with a Hula show! The event is 11AM – 6PM and is at no charge and open to the public. This year AHM invites everyone to a special, one-day exhibition of a collection of Hawaiian-themed artwork by the Colorado-based artist Dawn Marie Gilbert, entitled “Visions of Hawai’i”. Dawn earned her Bachelors Degree in Fine Art...

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Aurora Global Fest

Posted on Aug 16, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Come and join in all the fun that is Aurora! Visit the Census 2020 booth, too! The Partnership will be there to make sure YOU are counted. #2020Census #ThisIsAurora #AuroraGlobalFest www.AuroraGlobalFest.org Above: The Partnership’s own Sum Nguyen — as enthusiastic as ever for Aurora and Aurora’s diversity. Right: The Partnership’s beloved past Co-Chair Jane Sarmiento, smiling during the Parade of Nations. #AuroraGlobalFest Click to download a PDF of 1st image.Click to download a PDF of 2nd image.

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A Time to Volunteer

Posted on Jul 25, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Partnership Steering Committee members are enjoying time this summer volunteering to assist the Havana Business Improvement District activities. Many will be helping at the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival and the upcoming Complete Count Committee for the U.S. Census 2020. The Partnership and Friends helped pack food, shrink wrap food and pack into Safeway delivery trucks on Friday, July 19th, for delivery to Aurora’s Comitis Crisis Center.   This volunteer opportunity was with several different organizations, including Aurora’s Havana Business Improvement District....

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Hear Alito – from Takayama, Japan

Posted on Aug 7, 2017 in #coloradoasian, Arts & Culture, International, Japan, Music, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Alito, Women’s Chorale from Takayama, Japan The Denver-Takayama Sister Cities Project is hosting a concert by Alito, a women’s choir from Takayama, Japan. The group will sing traditional and contemporary Japanese and western songs during the cultural exchange performance. Friday, August 11th, 4:30 PM Simpson United Methodist Church 6001 Wolff St., Arvada A free concert of traditional Japanese songs. Download the announcement for more information. Questions? Kaitlyn Lyle, (303) 923-6865 Saturday, August 12th, 5:00-6:30 PM First Baptist Church 1373 Grant St., Denver $20, DSCI...

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The Power of Community

Posted on Mar 30, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

“The Power of Community”  – Gamelan Tunas Mekar Documenting 25 years of an American gamelan Life music and dance of BALI within a Colorado urban backdrop. >> A cross-generational endeavor featuring Artist-in-Residence I Made Lasmawan and Balinese dancer Ni Ketut Marni >> Discovering how to ‘pass the torch’ to a new generation of musicians and leaders. >> See www.tunasmekar.org for the “Power of Community” campaign or Http://www.igg.me/at/gtm. The #powerofcommunity rests on the back of a turtle.  Sea turtles symbolize the foundation of the world, according to...

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