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September 2019

Aurora Sister Cities: Experience Extraordinary Ethiopia

September 26 - October 12
Ethiopia Ethiopia + Google Map
$3,140

Aurora Sister  Cities International and Denver sister cities International are partnering to bring you the trip of a lifetime. From September 26-October 12 2019 you will visit historic Ethiopia during two of the country's most revered celebrations. Meskel is an annual religious holiday in the Ethiopian Orthodox and Eritrean Orthodox churches  most famous for the burning of a large bonfire, or Demera, based on the belief that Queen Eleni had a revelation in a dream. Irreecha is a Thanksgiving holiday…

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African Zumba Class with Mathiba Kgopa

September 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bethany United Methodist Church, 3501 W. 1st Avenue
Denver, CO 80219 United States
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Free

Join us for a one-of-a-kind Zumba class which incorporates southern African beats and moves. Mathiba Kgopa will guide us in an hour of fun!

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October 2019

Global Seminar Tanzania information session

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free

Learn about The Global Seminar Tanzania is a three-credit anthropology course At the University of Colorado Boulder that focuses on wildlife conservation and its impact on indigenous communities.

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Global Livingston Institute 10th Anniversary – Save the Date

October 6 @ 6:00 pm
Bluebird Theatre
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Rockies for Rwanda

October 19 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Posner Center, 1031 33rd St
Denver, CO 80205
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$35.00

Come JOIN US in turning elementary students into top college graduates! Our 3rd Annual day of fun and celebration fundraiser to support our continuous efforts in youth development in Rwanda is upon us...BEER SAMPLING, LIVE MUSIC featuring THE WRECKLUNDS, and SILENT AUCTION!!! Your ticket includes a souvenir beer sampling cup, open beer sampling for 3 hours from 5 Colorado breweries (Crooked Stave, Los Dos Potrillos, Westminster Brew Co., Jagged Mountain, Intrepid Sojourner Beer Project), an amazing silent auction, live music, food for adults and…

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Bombino And Vieux Farka Toure

October 19 @ 8:00 pm
Swallow Hill Music – Church In The City – Beth Abraham, 1580 N Gaylord St
Denver, CO 80206 United States
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$37

A unique collaboration between two of Africa's most esteemed and dynamic guitar masters. Bombino (Niger) and Vieux Farka Touré (Mali) perform separate sets and together, electric and acoustic, transporting the audience on a dazzling and intimate musical journey to the Sahara Desert, the original birthplace of the blues.

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– Sons of the Sahara Tour -Vieux Farka Toure & Bambino

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Washington’s, 132 Laporte Ave
Ft Collins, CO
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$20.00

SONS OF THE SAHARA ~ Bombino and Vieux Farka Toure About this Event A unique collaboration between two of Africa's most esteemed and dynamic guitar masters. Bombino (Niger) and Vieux Farka Toure (Mali) perform separate sets and together, electric and acoustic, transporting the audience on a dazzling and intimate musical journey to the Sahara Desert, the original birthplace of the blues. BOMBINO Omara “Bombino” Moctar, whose given name is Goumour Almoctar, was born on January 1, 1980, in Tidene, Niger,…

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Nobunti

October 30 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St
Boulder, CO 80309
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$20.00

"Nobuntu"—an expression meaning feminine familial love, humility and kindness—is a female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe that has drawn international acclaim for its breathtaking performances of traditional Zimbabwean songs, afro jazz and gospel. "A vibrant and stunning performance full of sparkling energy…" —Sunday Times (Passau, Germany) Presented by the Artist Series. Event Details: - Performance in Macky Auditorium - Season tickets start at $98 | Single tickets start at $20 More information: http://bit.ly/2Wk4wvd Map to venue: https://goo.gl/dhKPYF

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November 2019

Annual Energy Africa Conference

November 14 @ 8:00 am - November 15 @ 8:00 pm
Sheraton Denver Downtown, 1550 Court Place
Denver, CO 80202 United States
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$260 – $350

As African countries’ economies continue to grow, it is now more important than ever to build more reliable and resilient energy systems to support this growth. The Energy Africa Conference connects organizations and firms across the globe to the African power sector in line with the Power Africa Initiative. Under the theme, Smart Cities in Africa and Business Opportunities, this not-for-profit, cost-recovery endeavor, provides a unique opportunity for high level multi-disciplinary partners from national governments, private industry, civil society, and academia…

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West African Highlife Ensemble

November 16 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Grusin Music Hall Boulder, 80302 United States + Google Map

Performing high energy, tightly knit traditional, neo-traditional and highlife dance music from Ghana, CU Boulder’s African Highlife Ensemble is the first university ensemble in the U.S. to perform highlife music.

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