“Adaptive” Film Screening — In 2018, Jim Ewing invited a professional climber missing her left hand, Maureen Beck, to accompany him in attempting the first all-adaptive ascent of the über classic and deeply remote Lotus Flower Tower in Canada’s “Cirque of the Unclimbables.” This is a film about their adventure. Join in for raffle and meet and greet; 7:15 p.m., Neptune Mountaineering, 633 S. Broadway, Boulder; free; 303-499-8866.

TED Talk screening — Golden West will hold a screening of Journalist Jochen Wegner’s 2019 TED Talk “Why You Should Have a Political Conversation with Someone who Disagrees With You”; 10:30 a.m., Oct. 15, Golden West Senior Living, 1055 Adams Circle, Boulder; free.

Support Group for Children of Holocaust Survivors and Child Holocaust Survivors — This group will provide an opportunity for exploration of the psychological impact of personal and/or family Holocaust history. Carole Kornreich, MD will facilitate. This group is in partnership with Jewish Family Service of Colorado; 11:30 a.m., Oct. 15, Boulder Jewish Community Center, 6007 Oreg Ave., Boulder; free; 720-749-2531.

Lunchtime Concert Series Presents: An Afternoon with Ron Ivory and friends—Motown & Classic Soul — Ron Ivory is recognized as an entertainment icon in Denver and the Rocky Mountain region. Join us for this uplifting lunchtime concert in the Canyon Theater; noon, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free; 303-441-3100.

Beginner’s Camping Workshop — It’s always the season for campfires s’mores and spending time in nature. Join REI’s expert guides for this hands-on introduction to tent camping. Practice setting up tents get help selecting the best sleeping bag; 6 p.m., Oct. 15, Finkel & Garf Brewing Company, 5455 Spine Road, Boulder.


REI Campfire Sessions: Fire Building — Join an REI expert to learn fire building techniques, and take home hand-crafted fire starters; 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 16, REI Boulder, 1789 28th St., Boulder; free; 303-583-9970.

UROP Sidewalk Symposium — The CU Boulder Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) invites the campus community to explore the pioneering work of its students while re-thinking the traditional research poster by using nothing but chalk drawn on the sidewalks around the Norlin Quad; 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, Norlin Library West Entrance Plaza, Boulder.

Sukkot on Pearl Street — Join us in The Sukkah on the Pearl Street Mall to make a blessing, share the mitzvah of shaking the Four Kinds and enjoy some refreshments. Special craft for the kids; 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, Pearl Street Mall, Pearl St., Boulder; free; 720-422-6776.

Free Avery Beer Tasting — Join us at Basecamp Boulder for our Happy Camper Hour with special guests Avery Brewing Company for a free tasting event. Staff from Avery will be on site to talk about their new beers, including CU Stampede. Come enjoy some of Avery’s delicious pours free or any of the tasty craft beers we have on tap with $5 pours during Happy Camper Hour. While you’re here, roast the perfect s’more at our fire pits, play some games or do a little bouldering on out indoor wall at this fun and family-friendly event; 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, Basecamp Hotel Boulder, 2020 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free; 303-449-7550.

Blogging for Success— Blogging can be a fun hobby and an easy way to earn income. Imagine writing a how-to, lifestyle or health-oriented blog or blogging for a business to communicate messages about their products, services or events. Learn how to create a compelling blog with content, video and links. We’ll discuss how to monetize and share on social media; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, Arapahoe High School, 6600 Arapahoe Road, Boulder; $59; 720-561-5968.

Fortaleza Tequila Dinner — Tequila Fortaleza brand ambassador Brian Smith will guide guests through a tasting of award-winning Fortaleza spirits paired with a four-course meal at ZOLO Grill. Come sip, dine, and learn about the small-batch, traditional production methods behind Fortaleza’s acclaimed tequilas; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, ZOLO Grill, 2525 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; $70; 303-809-4742.

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