Georgetown Trust for Conservation and Preservation, Inc.

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Trust: 1491 Argentine Street, Georgetown, Colorado 80444    303.569.0289    admin@georgetowntrust.org
Heritage Center: 809 Taos Street, Georgetown, CO 80444  303.569.0289  info@georgetownheritagecenter.org
Visitor Center: 1491 Argentine Street, Georgetown, CO 80444    303.569.2405    info@gatewayvisitorcenter.org


Cultural Arts Program & Heritage Center Events​ 



Jun 28-30

GEOCON: Writers’ Conference
Friday through Sunday, June 28-30

Our third annual publishing conference! Georgetown Indie Con (GEOCON) is an independent writers' conference that takes place in the Rocky Mountain National Historic Landmark District town of Georgetown, Colorado. The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) defines independent “indie” author which covers the spectrum of completely self-published to traditionally published authors who see themselves as “creative director of your author-business." Helping independent authors successfully publish is our goal. Connect with and learn from successful authors and industry professionals in an intimate environment. Workshops, speakers, networking. Tickets available now.
Visit this link for keynote speakers and presenters:
Details and tickets


July 6

1874 School Day: Mural Unveiling & Ice Cream Social

Saturday, July 6th, 1pm-3pm 
Join us in our celebration of our community mural with treats and fun! We are excited to announce the unveiling of our new community mural. In collaboration with Think 360 Arts for Learning and Teaching Artist Tony Ortega, the Georgetown Trust for Conservation & Preservation, Georgetown Heritage Center & Cultural Arts, Clear Creek County Library District, and the Georgetown Community School, we will be holding an ice cream social at the Georgetown Heritage Center on Saturday July, 6 at 1:00 p.m. We would love to see students and families, library members, community members and participants, and all our wonderful organizations involved at this community celebration. 
FREE


July 12

Friday Movie Night 
Clear Creek Library District
Friday, June 7, 5pm
FREE


July 13

Felted Flowers workshop
Karin Niedfeldt
Saturday, July 13, 10am-2pm

In this workshop you will learn how to make two types of beautiful wool flowers using different felting techniques. These flowers can be used as a brooch or scarf/shawl pin. A flower can also be used on a hat or coat or has a part of your decor. All class materials are included. Beginners welcome.

$30     Tickets


July 21

Garden Party
CSU Extension Master Gardeners
Sunday, July 21, 1-4pm
Sponsored by Friends of Clear Creek Extension. Come help us celebrate! LIght appetizers & sweets, cash bar, silent auction, door prizes. Tour the Native Plant Demonstration Garden with Master Gardeners. No garden party is complete without hats! Prizes for best hat. For more information call 303.674.2424.

$20     Cash or check please


July 31

High Elevation Ornamental Grasses

CSU Extension Master Gardeners
Wednesday, July 31, 6-8pm

Wildflowers get all the love and attention, but have you ever thought about adding grasses to your mountain garden? There is a plethora of wonderful native and ornamental grasses that grow and thrive at high elevation.

FREE


Aug 2-3

Georgetown Plein AIr

Friday-Saturday, August 2-3

Opening Reception August 3rd, 6-8pm

Exhibit and Sale August 3-18

The Georgetown Cultural Arts Program is pleased to present our second Plein Air event in historic, picturesque Georgetown, Colorado. Just 45 minutes west of Denver along I-70 at 8,500 ft elevation, and part of the Georgetown-Silver Plume National Landmark Historic District, a charming town of colorful Victorian buildings ringed by mountain views, Georgetown has long been a favorite of artists. Registration, exhibition and sale will be held at Georgetown Heritage Center, recently restored 1874 schoolhouse, at 809 Taos Street. Artists, join us for this painting event in the summer ​mountain air!
Paintings will be on exhibition and for sale starting August 3 through August 18.
Opening Reception and Exhibit and Sale   FREE

Artist Registration


Sept 21

Dakota Blonde Concert

Saturday, September 21, 7pm
Dakota Blonde is one of the most unique acoustic sounds around. Their combination of original tunes and carefully selected covers, along with their endearing stage presence and humor is out of this world! Their musical sound is hard to classify, but best put, they are acoustic folk, part bluegrass, part acoustic rock, part singer/songwriter, and sometimes even Celtic. A unique blend of heart, authenticity and contagious spirit! Their acoustic sound is like no other, with such tightly blended harmonies that you would swear they were born to sing together. We're thrilled to have them return to the Heritage Center!
Reservations highly recommended.      dakotablonde.com
Check back soon for tickets.




Save the Date! 
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Watch this space for more concerts and events!

  • CSU Extension Services, including CSU Master Gardeners, programs and workshops are held monthly Wednesday evenings
  • Clear Creek Library District First Friday movie nights monthly
  • Coming soon: Movie Club, watch and discuss selected films, fall 2019
  • Devil Moon concert series, Classical/Jazz, February-April 2020










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Classes must be registered and paid in advance to ensure minimum enrollment.


Concerts It is advisable to purchase tickets in advance for concerts. Tickets are also available for purchase at the Georgetown Gateway Visitor Center. If not sold out, tickets will be available at the door. Doors open one hour before a concert or performance. Open seating unless otherwise indicated.




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