By Emily Hutto
Mug Making @ Maxline Brewing, Sunday, June 16, 3pm-5pm
Participants will choose between 4 different cylinder shapes created on the spot by Flingin Pots and Friends. Personalize by adding a handle, a stamped name badge, or Fun motifs with textures/tools/stamps. Cost is $30 and includes a drink token. Register here.
Paint a Gnome @ Weldwerks Brewing Company, Sunday, June 16, 2pm-6pm
Paint your own ceramic gnome while enjoying delicious craft beer at WeldWerks Brewing Company! With three gnome designs and a large variety of glazes to choose from the possibilities are endless! When finished, the gnomes are collected to be glazed, fired, and available to pick up the following week. This event is for all ages. Sign up here.
Pub Talk in Greeley @ Weldwerks Brewing Company, Wednesday, June 19, 2pm-6pm
David Chenoweth, President of Western States Reclamation Inc., will discuss a high stakes restoration project in southern Colorado in collaboration with Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU). The project achieved 90% pre-disturbance restoration on 344 acres of pipeline right-of-way in a 2-year timeframe using a 7-step model. This model supports restoration success by setting up proper planning, management, and monitoring. David will discuss the project along with the team’s approach and challenges faced along the way. More info available here.
2nd Annual Summer Solstice Party @ Funkwerks, Friday, June 21, 4pm-10pm
Funkwerks is staying open late on Friday, June 21 to party in the sunshine on the longest day of the year! Their Second Annual Summer Solstice Patio Party begins at 4 pm with live music from Fat Stallion. Sit back and stay a while for the smooth tunes of J.W. Schuller Band from 7 to 9 pm. While sipping a fruity Raspberry Provincial or refreshing Hella Helles, you’re invited to hang out with special guests, Topo Designs and Ryan Dykstra Records. Hungry? Shuck Brothers will be nearby to satiate your seafood cravings: they’ll be serving up fresh, raw oysters, buttery Maine lobster rolls, and delicious garlic fries. Beer will flow until 10 pm so put on some sunscreen, grab your shades and some friends! Facebook Event.
BrewPups Bringing Therapy Dogs and Beer Together @ Funkwerks, Thursday, June 27, 5pm-7pm
Drink your favorite beer at Funkwerks and come to learn about the animal-therapy work Larimer Animal-People Partnership (www.colapp.org) does throughout Northern Colorado. Plus, find out about Doggie Olympics (www.doggieolympics.com), a fun family event for you and your dog on September 15. Details here.
2019 Summer Concert Series @ Funkwerks, Every Friday, 6pm-8pm
Good tunes, good beer, good times! Join Funkwerks every Friday night through September, as we host live music on the patio from 6 to 8 pm! Featured music in June includes Jr. Rabbit (6/14), Fat Staillian (6/21), J.W. Schuller Band (6/21), and Aloysius (6/28).