Black Cat Farm Dinner — Join Black Cat Farm, MAD Agriculture and ZeroFoodPrint for a spectacular night of farm dining, conviviality and education on Black Cat’s new farm dinner space. The evening begins with appetizers and a farm tour, followed by dinner, conversation and and a fireside chat about the myriad ways local farmers are pursuing sustainable agriculture and working to sequester carbon through farming practices; 5:30 p.m., July 18, Black Cat Farm, 9889 North 51st St., Longmont.

Boulder County Fair: Meet the Steer — Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Boulder County Fair by joining the festivities at the Chamber. There will be snacks, games and a chance to meet a Boulder County Fair steer. This is a family-friendly event, so make sure to bring the kids; 9 a.m., July 18, Boulder Chamber, 2440 Pearl St., Boulder; free.

Mornings at the Museum: Dinosaurs — Visit our fossil themed Discovery Corner for a story time all about dinosaurs and the environment they lived in; 9:30 a.m., July 18, CU Museum of Natural History, 1035 Broadway, Boulder; free.

929 PRL Summer Concert Series — Come eat delicious organic food, drink local craft beer, and boogie the night away. All proceeds from this rooftop party will benefit Conscious Alliance, a Boulder-based nonprofit on a mission to end hunger in vulnerable communities nationwide; 5 p.m., July 18, Conscience Bay Company, 929 Pearl St., Boulder; $30; 703-399-1542.

Community Tea Ceremony — Tea practice is a graceful and gentle offering of plant medicine that allows a deeper connection to the self, nature and community. In this practice, we will silently enjoy bowls of tea together knowing there is no right and there is no wrong. Come start the morning with the experience a deeper connection to nature in a quite gentle offering of Tea Medicine; 6:30 p.m., July 18, Settler’s Park, 100 Pearl St., Boulder.


Pearl Street Blood Drive — Come donate blood on the Pearl Street Bloodmobile; 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, Pearl St., 1340 Pearl St., Boulder; free; 720-919-6355.

“The Beauty of Being a Misfit” — Golden West will host a screening and group discussion of Lidia Yuknavitch’s 2016 TED Talk, “The Beauty of Being a Misfit.” The TED Talk explores the slow process of self-acceptance and the ability to reinvent oneself after failure; 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 19, Golden West Senior Living, 1055 Adams Circle, Boulder; free; 303-939-0883.

Cake Day — We’ll be dishing up cake and free medium cappuccinos. Everyone’s welcome; 11 a.m. Friday, July 19, Capital One Café, 1247 Pearl St., Boulder; free.

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