Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 303/640-4433. $4.50-$6. Featuring Lighter Than Air: Gauze Robes from China through Nov. 30. New Classics from the American Indian collection through Dec. 31; Chinese Art of the Tang Dynasty from the Sze Hong collection through Jan. 25. Tickets on sale at the Museum and on-line at
Museum of Contemporary Art, 1275 19th Street, Denver, 303/298-7554, www.mcartdenver.org. Hours Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sun., noon to 5:30 p.m. Featuring Blood: Lines & Connections, an international body of video, photography and installation-based work created from diverse cultural backgrounds. Through Jan. 4. Artist Talks on Global Positions: Creative Acts that Matter, first Monday.
The Wildlife Experience, 10035 South Peoria St., Parker, 720/488-3300. Featuring LeRoy Neiman's On Safari, a mixed-media exhibit that portrays his skill and mastery of oil, acrylic and enamel paints, and his use of crayons, charcoal, serigraphy and watercolors. Through Feb. 1
film Music For Film, Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, 2637 Welton St. ,Denver. $8-$12. Sat., Oct. 18, 8 p.m. Featuring the Colorado films Subdivision, Colorado, Wilson Chance, and Mermaid Springs with music by The Link Quartet, The Diplomats of Solid Sound and The Boogaloo Communicators. For tickets or information, visit www.cervantesmasterpiece.com.
recreation and learning Corn Maze, Chatfield Nature Preserve, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd., Littleton. Also maze for children. crafts, food, barrel rides. $5-$8. Fri. 4 -10 p.m.; Sat; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun. noon to 8 p.m., through Oct. 31. Fri., Oct. 3 is free day. For more, call 303/973-3705.
Saturday Mornings at the Zoo, Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo. $10 plus $1 materials fee. Children 7-11 years old, will sketch, paint, print, and make collages of wildlife from around the world. Live animals including a hedgehog, lizard, turtle and armadillo will be used as models. Every Sat., Oct. 25 through Nov. 29, 10 a.m. to noon. Pre-registration is necessary; call 719/561-1452 ext. 100.
special events Book Sale, Colorado State University- Pueblo, Occhiato Center Ballroom, Pueblo. Sponsored by Friends of the Pueblo Library District. Sat., Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., Oct. 19, noon to 3 p.m.
Pueblo Wine Festival: Colorado Wines, Pueblo Convention Center, 320 Central Main St., Pueblo. Activities include winemakers' dinner, wine tastings and seminars. Fri., Oct. 17-Sun., Oct. 18. For more, call 719/542-1100.