1. Nixie Ness, Cooking Star at Boulder Book Store


6:30 pm

Claudia Mills will be talking about and signing her newest children’s book, Nixie Ness, Cooking Star at Boulder Book Store on Tuesday. This children’s book event is free to the public and open to anyone. Nixie Ness is about a girl who must go to an after-school cooking class, and as a result finds her best friend being stolen away from her. Attend the event to find out what happens!

2. Fresh Pasta Workshop at the Food Lab


6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

The Food Lab is always whipping up new and creative classes for beginners and advanced students alike. This class will include instruction on homemade pasta with a seasonal filling. The menu will also include:

  • Simple Greens: Spring lettuce, parsley, feta, chopped snap peas, shaved celery, mint, olive oil, lemon
  • Olive Tapenade Bruschetta: Blended olives on baguette
  • Fresh Herb Lemon Ricotta Ravioli: Fresh herb infused fresh ricotta
  • Garlic Butter Sauce with Pancetta

3. Boulder Wednesday Farmers Market at Central Park


4 pm to 8 pm

The Wednesday Farmers market will include live music and local brews, including Boulder Beer, FATE Brewing, Left Hand Brewing, Twisted Pine, West Flanders, Sanitas Brewing, Upslope and Asher Brewing. There will also be various local vendors ranging from artisan soaps to farmers’ produce.

4. “Hot Air Balloon Festival” Painting Class at POSHsplat


6:30 pm to 9 pm

This paint and sip is a little different than your ordinary mom event–POSHsplat describes the event as “No experience necessary, a local artist will teach you step by step how to create the painting of the night and everyone will leave with a painting that is uniquely theirs!”

5. Local Filmmakers’ Showcase at Boulder Public Library’s Canyon Gallery & Theater


6 pm to 8 pm


Stop by for a chance to watch free films and enjoy free food at the Boulder Public Library. The event will host Boulder-based filmmaker, L. Ashwyn Corris and will have a Q&A with the filmmaker afterward. A sneak preview of the film can be seen here!

Kaylee was raised (but not *technically* born) in Colorado. She graduated from Regis University with a bachelor of arts in English. During her time at Regis she worked as a teaching assistant in a freshman classroom setting and in the writing center helping students on a variety of topics. While there, she discovered Cura Personalis, or care for the entire person, leading to her love of feminism and desire for equal rights for all. Kaylee is the managing editor for AboutBoulder, OnDenver, and a key member of the OnMetro team, launching this platform in cities across the United States.