Women in Cannabis — Meet up with other Boulder women in cannabis for a garden party in the Mapleton Hill area of Boulder. Join us for networking, light snacks and swag bags filled with products from local cannabis companies. Sponsors include The Mary Jane Experience, The Boulder Honeypot, Clean Coconut Skincare, Coda Signature, Binske, Wana Brands and more. This is a 21+ event; 5:30 p.m., Aug. 28, Mapleton Hill, 2133 5th St., Boulder; meetup.com/Boulder-Women-in-Cannabis-Meetup/events/264047723.
Water Rights Class — This course will give Realtors a basic understanding of the principles of Colorado water law; 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, RE/MAX Alliance Downtown, 1035 Pearl St. #101B, Boulder; .
Buff Buffs Free Sculpt — Join the Boulder on the Hill Studio for a free yoga sculpt class. Class will be led by Camille; 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, CorePower Yoga, 1129 13th St., Boulder; free.
Sugar Pine Farm Dinner — Sugar Pine Catering’s chef David Pitula will marry his culinary passions with bounty of Boulder County to create a multi-course, slow food meal; 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, The Lyons Farmette, 4121 Ute Hwy., Lyons.
“Modified” film screening — The Flatirons Food Film Festival presents a screening of “Modified,” a documentary that questions why GMOs are not labeled on food products in the U.S. and Canada. The film exposes the cozy relationship between the biotech industry and governments. Panel discussion to follow; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, Eaton Humanities Building Classroom 150, 1610 Pleasant St., Boulder; free; 303-449-5928.
Ponderosa Pine Hike for Seniors— Join volunteer naturalists for an easy hike to explore this beautiful ponderosa pine ecosystem in our backyard. We’ll be on the lookout for late-season wildflowers and our favorite squirrel, which lives only in the ponderosa forest. No registration is necessary; 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, Betasso Preserve,. Boulder Canyon (Highway 119) to Sugarloaf Road, follow signs to Betasso Preserve and meet at the picnic shelter, Boulder; free; 303-678-6214.
Craft Storytime — A combination of storytime readings and craft activities with hands-on fun; 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, Meadows Branch Library, 4800 Baseline Road, Boulder.
Vegan Food Night — Join us for the first-ever, all-vegan food event at Rayback Collective. Food from Vegetable Express, Best One Yet, The Veggie Whisperer and Migration Taco; 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, Rayback Collective, 2775 Valmont Road, Boulder.
2019 Boulder Chamber City Council Candidate Forum — Come to the first Boulder City Council candidate forum of the year, presented by the Boulder Chamber and its partners. With six seats in contention, the election results will have a broad-reaching impact on our community. This Council election outcome will define our community for the next two years-come to the event, learn about the candidates’ positions and vote ; 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, Boulder Chamber, 2440 Pearl St., Boulder.
Esther Cohen: “The Alchemy of Nourishment” — Esther Cohen will speak about and sign her new book, “The Alchemy of Nourishment: The Art, Science and Magic of Eating”; 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, Boulder Book Store, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder; $5; 303-447-2074.