art Andenken Gallery, 2110 Market St., Denver, 303/292-3281. Featuring Canceled Flight: 101 Tried and True Pigeon Killin' Methods through Aug. 20. Opening Fri., Aug. 5, 7-10 p.m.
Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, 303/898-7200. Gallery/exhibits free. Open Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sun. 1-5 p.m. Five Presses: Selected Works through Aug. 28. Donald Quade: Journal through Aug. 21. Chuck McCoy: New Works on Paper through Aug. 21.
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, 1750 13th St., Boulder. 303/443-2122. Wed.-Fri. noon to 6 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. noon to 4 p.m. $3-$4. Featuring Full-On; have you seen this person?; and Biography: Aging and the Grammar of Death, all through Sept. 3.
Colorado History Museum, 1300 Broadway, Denver, 303/866-4686 or coloradohistory.org. Featuring Ancient Voices: Stories of Colorado's Distant Past, Colorado Timescape.
Crossroads Theatre, 2180 Stout St., Denver, 303/296-0212. Featuring an outdoor Graffiti Art display. Visit denvercrossroads.com for more.
Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 720/865-5000. $4.50-$6. Cheyenne Visions II through December. New Classics through December. Heaven and Home: Chinese Art of the Han Dynasty from the Sze Hong Collection through December. Floating Time V2-12 Marine Blue through December. Blanket Statements: Navajo Weavers of the 80's through December.
Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver. $5.50-$20. Featuring Lewis & Clark: The National Bicentennial Exhibition through Aug. 21. IMAX Theater showing Lewis & Clark: Great Journey through Aug. 21. Gates Planetarium: SonicVision: How Do You See Your Music? Call 800/925-2250 for more.
Edge Gallery, 3658 Navajo St., Denver, 303/477-7173. Open Fri., 7-10 p.m.; Sat., Sun., 1-5 p.m. Featuring Bonnie Garcia: Recent Paintings through Aug. 21.
The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., Parker, 720/488-3300. Featuring Roar: Lions of the Kalahari, a documentary about the struggle between a lion king and a young contender, runs through October. Art exhibits include: America's Wildest Places through Aug. 28. LEGO: Ocean Adventure, through Aug. 21. Ancient Wings: Sandhill Cranes of North America, through Aug. 21. Summer Gone Wild program, where children under 12 years are admitted to the center for free, during August.
literature Cherry Creek Tattered Cover Booksignings, 2955 E. 1st Ave., Denver, 303/332-7727. Free. Marne Davis Kellogg signs Perfect on Thurs., Aug. 4, 7:30 p.m. Lisa See signs Snow Flower and the Secret Fan on Fri., Aug. 5, 7:30 p.m. Laura Pritchett signs Sky Bridge on Wed., Aug. 10, 7:30 p.m.
music Youth Radio Workshop, KGNU-Boulder Community Radio, 4700 Walnut St., Boulder. $100, scholarships available. Workshop for kids ages 12-19 to learn broadcast skills, field recorder basics, interviewing skills and techniques, sound editing software and more. Aug. 8-10. Call Shelley at 303/449-4885 for more.
recreation and learning Mountain Park Environmental Center Activities, Mountain Park Environmental Center, 9161 Mountain Park Road, Beulah. Squirrel Creek Hike, Aug. 7, 5:30 p.m. Full Moon Hike, Aug. 19, 7 p.m. Drumming Circle, Fri., Aug. 19, 6-7 p.m. Nature Retreat Day, Sun., Aug. 21, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For registration and more information, call 719/485-4444.
special events Cañon City Brew-Ha-Ha, corner of 5th and Macon streets, Cañon City. $20. A microbrewing festival with beer from 20 of Colorado's breweries and performances by comedians. Sat., Aug. 13, 3-10 p.m. Call 275-2790 for more.
Free Tours of the Colorado Governor's Residence, 400 E. Eighth Ave., Denver. Every Tuesday afternoon from 1-3 p.m. in August. Call 303/866-3682 for more.
theater Oklahoma!, Country Dinner Playhouse, 6875 S. Clinton St., Greenwood Village, 303/799-1410. $34.95-$39.95 includes dinner. A romantic tale of the old west featuring Curly, a cowboy hero, his sidekick, Will, and their courtship of two pretty farm girls. Runs through Sept. 4. Visit countrydinnerplayhouse.com for more.
Vail International Dance Festival, call 888/920-2787 or visit vvf.org for location and ticket info. Featuring International Evenings of Dance on Aug. 5, 6; Fly Dance Company on Sun., Aug. 7 and more.