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Than Putzig: Exploring for Ice on Mars

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KUNC Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM Much like Chautauqua itself, Than Putzig was born and raised in New York State before moving to Colorado, and he now lives in Golden. He studied geophysics at Colorado School of Mines, Rice University, and the University of Colorado at Boulder. Fascinated by the planets since childhood, […]

$15

Natalie Cressman & Ian Faquini

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Trombonist and singer/songwriter Natalie Cressman and Brazilian composer, guitarist, and singer Ian Faquini have created a uniquely intimate duo collaboration, drawing from impressionism, jazz, and the great Brazilian songwriting tradition. The duo’s global take on music is largely expressed through the distinct compositional voice of Faquini, with occasional lyrics penned by […]

$30

Heavy Diamond Ring

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Sixteen years after founding indie-folk giants Paper Bird, Sarah Anderson and Paul DeHaven embark on their latest collaboration, Heavy Diamond Ring. HDR harnesses their proven, signature partnership of open-hearted All-American folk-rock towards refreshing new territories. Led by Anderson’s smooth-as-honey vocals and DeHaven’s rugged guitar chops, the band […]

$20

Michelle Stevens: Space Science Meets Measurement Science

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KUNC Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM How the best measurements are opening the way for better space science For space science to advance beyond its current frontiers, measurement science (metrology) often must lead the way. Examples of this metrology development are taking place just two miles from the Chautauqua Auditorium at the National […]

$15

Allison Lorenzen & Midwife

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Allison Lorenzen Allison Lorenzen is a Denver based artist whose work explores a minimalist approach to acutely felt noise-pop and aching slowcore. Brushed in deep strokes of lush synthesizers and gossamer vocals, her first solo album, Tender, was released by Whited Sepulchre Records in 2021 to critical praise from the likes of […]

$20

Stelth Ulvang (from The Lumineers)

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PM Showtime: 8:00 PM Stelth Ulvang never slows down. Even on stage as the multi-instrumentalist of The Lumineers, he dashes from piano to guitar, from drums to accordion. His solo music has been described as "raw and whimsical chamber folk" though at times enveloping just a simple folk song, bursting at […]

$20

Bridging Worlds: A Sherpa’s Story

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

A conversation with Pemba Sherpa and James McVey Doors: 7:00 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Bridging Worlds tells the inspiring story of a Sherpa who bridged two worlds to improve the lives of his people in Nepal. Pemba's presentation reveals his life's journey from a poor, remote Nepalese village to his becoming an accomplished mountaineer, expedition […]

$10 – $13

Patrick Dethlefs & Sound Of Honey

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Patrick Dethlefs Innocent of his own haunting melodies and lyricism. Dethlefs’ music offers folk Americana with effortless sincerity at a time when many acts strive purposefully to revive the stripped-down feel of a musical history long past. “Dethlefs finds poetry in the memories and that slight pain […]

$20

Griffin House

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU   Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM   “If you are looking to be blown away by raw talent, then look no further than Griffin House.” —American Songwriter   Griffin House’s new record “Stories for a Rainy Day” is a collection of 9 songs written during the pandemic and recorded in just 3 […]

$22 – $25

Thom Lafond & Fruta Brutal

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Thom Lafond: Thom LaFond’s music is danceable, but with depth in the craft of songwriting Thom’s approach to music is to deliver pure emotion, tangled in rhythms for the dance-floor. Fans of Tom Waits, Andrew Bird, & Elliott Smith may appreciate the sonic and lyrical worlds that […]

$20

Eddie Taylor: From Eldo To Everest

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 7:00 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM   Supported by: On May 12th of 2022 Eddie Taylor joined six other climbers on the summit of Mount Everest for the first all Black ascent of the Nepalese mountain. Seven months earlier, Eddie climbed the Moonlight Buttress, a 5.12+ 1000’ sandstone wall in Zion National Park. These two […]

$10 – $13

The Band: A Tribute to Their Legendary Self-Titled Album

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM In 1969, The Band released their seminal, self-titled album, The Band.  Containing such hits as “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” and “Up On Cripple Creek”, the album received wide critical acclaim and commercial success, and has endured as a timeless classic. Join Chautauqua’s own Scott […]

$20

FY5

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU   Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Colorado’s FY5 proudly swim in the deep currents of American music, playing new songs, well-informed of country and bluegrass traditions, but not bound to them. Featuring thoughtful arrangements, strong singing and musicianship, the band strives to connect to listeners with stories of common struggles and big […]

$20

Megan Russell: Secrets of the Second Planet

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KUNC Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM The Secrets of the Second Planet: What do we Hope to Learn During the Next Generation of Space Missions to Venus? Since starting at the Planetary Science Institute (PSI) in 2021, Megan Russell has shifted from exploring volcanism on Venus to the characterization of ice on Mars. […]

$15

Dr. Jon Kedrowski: Hikes and Cold Plunges In The High Mountain Lakes of Colorado

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM In the majority of the program, Dr. Jon Kedrowski will discuss exploring the mountains and high mountain lakes of Colorado to excite people about the summer hiking season. His discussion and slideshow will focus on trip planning and well as weather and climate conditions in Colorado for the recreational hiker […]

$10 – $13

Laurie Lewis

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU   Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM For nearly four decades, Laurie Lewis has gathered fans and honors for her powerful and emo- tive voice and her versatile, dynamic songwriting. She is a sought-after recording producer and an equally skilled teacher and mentor. And she is an inspiration and a ground-breaker – across […]

$27.50

Sarah Lee Guthrie

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KGNU Doors: 7:30 PMShowtime: 8:00 PM Sarah Lee Guthrie’s lineage is undeniable. But if you close your eyes and forget that her last name is synonymous with the river-legacy of a widening current of American folk music, you’d still be drawn to the clarity and soul behind her voice. There is a gentle […]

$30

John Spencer – Europa Clipper: Voyage to an Ocean Moon

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by KUNC Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM In 2024, NASA plans to launch a new spacecraft, Europa Clipper, to the Jupiter system.  Clipper is tasked with exploring Jupiter’s moon Europa, which is thought to harbor a vast ocean beneath its strange, fractured, icy surface.  The spacecraft will reach Jupiter in 2030, and spend more […]

$15

Nikki Smith – Realization: Finding Happiness in Climbing and Beyond

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 7:00 PMShowtime: 7:30 PM Join photographer, writer, climber and activist, Nikki Smith as she tells her story of Realization. Nikki will share some of her outdoor and climbing photography from over 20 years in climbing and share insights into her journey as a climber, first ascensionist, guidebook author, writer, and a woman who happens […]

$13
Recurring

Elemental: Reimagining our Relationship with Wildfire

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 6:30 PMShowtime: 7:00 PM With fire seasons growing more destructive and more deadly, we see that our approach to reducing wildfire risk is failing. The way we respond to this risk will have long-term effects on our communities and our forests. Join us for the Boulder Colorado premiere of ELEMENTAL, a film that invites […]

$13

Elemental: Reimagining our Relationship with Wildfire

Chautauqua Community House 301 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 6:30 PMShowtime: 7:00 PM With fire seasons growing more destructive and more deadly, we see that our approach to reducing wildfire risk is failing. The way we respond to this risk will have long-term effects on our communities and our forests. Join us for the Boulder Colorado premiere of ELEMENTAL, a film that invites […]

$13

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