<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Archives]]> <![CDATA[Much ado about Melons]]> The little sign on the front door tells me I’m in the right place. It warns me that if I knock, I should be prepared for the fact that the people who live here are naturalists who more often than not go nude inside their home. It’s their naturalist lifestyle — or more specifically, some people’s reaction to it — that brings me here.]]> <![CDATA[Boulder Country Day School]]> Situated on a picturesque, safe, 5.5-acre campus adjacent to Open Space, Boulder Country Day School is a private school where every child has the opportunity to discover his or her own unique excellence.]]> <![CDATA[Rock and roll masonry]]> Something about summertime in Boulder seems to bring out the true colors of its community, as if the sun unleashes the great vibes emanating throughout this diverse and lively town; vibes that can be found in abundance at Boulder’s annual Bands on the Bricks series, which runs June 11 to Aug.]]> <![CDATA[A theatre student walks into a bar]]> CU’s Fringe Festival, going down April 25 to 27 at various locations on the CU campus, is an all-art, all-free, all-student weekend, a time when students are free to create their own work, and are not restrained by content or experience. Consequently, the theatre and dance department is getting ready for one of the most exciting, entrepreneurial times in its history.]]> <![CDATA[The patron saint of the lyrically scorned]]> Woman to Woman, isn’t Denver musician Esmé Patterson’s first go at a concept album. Years ago, before starting the band she’s best known for fronting, Paper Bird, she and Paper Bird’s future guitar player gave it the old college rock try.]]> <![CDATA[Mountain Peak School]]> At Mountain Peak we focus on educating the whole child. We offer learning experiences that reach beyond the core academic areas beginning at the preschool level. Creative thinking in a hands-on manner introduces students to exciting and challenging subjects.]]> <![CDATA[Who Killed The Vote on Fracking Part Two]]> While such a radical escalation in price would create a giant economic windfall for those who are invested in natural gas — giant as in when you consider the incredibly large global reserves of shale gas, it could be one of the largest expanders of wealth in history — it would not be good for everyone.]]> <![CDATA[Boulder is no Seattle]]> <![CDATA[Hillside School]]> Hillside School is a leader in the development of innovative teaching strategies for students with learning differences and serves as a community resource about learning and the well-being of children.]]> <![CDATA[Archives]]> <![CDATA[Running River School]]> Education should be based on love. What does this mean practically? It means balancing inner and outer development. Inner meaning: to know who you are, how you learn, what you are passionate about, how you feel, think, and relate to others.]]> <![CDATA[Shining Mountain Waldorf School]]> Shining Mountain is a Pre-K–12th grade school fully accredited by the Association of Colorado Independent Schools, the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America and the National Association of Independent Schools.]]> <![CDATA[Ski area bosses, conservationists should seek progressive solution for Eldora expansion plan]]> Proposed expansion at Eldora Mountain Resort could easily break down along familiar lines, pitting the ski industry and the U.S. Forest Service against conservation advocates and community activists over a plan that envisions adding new turf and equipment.]]> <![CDATA[Reverse Godzilla]]> Twenty-seven years ago, a handful of Boulderites decided to go a good deed: to pitch in and clean up the creek and the downtown parks surrounding it. To make it fun, they added a couple booths. Then they added a couple more. Before long, that cleanup fell by the wayside and the booths took over.]]> <![CDATA[Catalyst High School]]> Catalyst High School is accredited through the North Central Association (AdvancED, CASI). Our mission is to nurture promising teens and empower them to develop responsibility for their own education.]]> <![CDATA[schedule]]> <![CDATA[Christmas for Music Lovers]]> Though the market for purchasing and listening to music has largely moved online, hardcore music fans still dedicated to physical records have resisted the move, fetishing the act of collecting vinyl. What used to be a common act of commerce has now turned into a subculture, and like all cultures, it even has its own holiday: Record Store Day, celebrated every year on the third Saturday of April.]]> <![CDATA[Boulder Creek Festival Schedule]]> <![CDATA[Info]]> participating stores, selected special releases, live performances]]> <![CDATA[The Watershed School]]> Founded a decade ago on research-based best practices, Watershed connects everything students learn to the real world, both on and off campus. Students study real-world problems in the Front Range, Silicon Valley, and around the world -- and they apply their knowledge in real-world ways.]]>