<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Archives]]> <![CDATA[Mackintosh Academy]]> As the only K-8, full-time gifted and IB program in Boulder Valley, Mackintosh Academy nurtures the unique genius in every child. Mackintosh’s distinct approach blends handson inquiry, design thinking, creativity/innovation, social-emotional learning, international-mindedness and service learning.]]> <![CDATA[Words and music]]> When Krewella first started talking about signing to major label Columbia Records, the group left no room for confusion on its demand for creative control over its music. “That was a huge priority,” says Yasmine Yousaf, one of Krewella’s two singers. “When we signed to Columbia, it was one of the first things we said. It was like ‘Guys, we’re really headstrong. We’re kind of the assholes if you want to take the creative shit away from us.]]> <![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[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[Jarrow Montessori School]]> Founded in 1964, Jarrow is the oldest Montessori school in Colorado. Jarrow is a private, nonprofit, co-ed school. Located in North Boulder, the three-acre campus is graced by a canopy of century-old trees and is “home” to students from throughout Boulder County.]]> <![CDATA[schedule]]> <![CDATA[Boulder Creek Festival Schedule]]> <![CDATA[Boulder is no Seattle]]> <![CDATA[wehaa test]]> test]]> <![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[Friends’ School]]> Friends’ School offers an independent, secular, coeducational program for children in Preschool through Grade 5, and a Teacher Preparation Program for teachers with a Bachelor’s degree. Students are challenged to reach their full potential through academic excellence, creative expression, and social responsibility.]]> <![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[The Bard cometh]]> Orr isn’t exactly new to the Colorado Shakespeare Festival. He started acting there in the mid-oughts, moved up to associate producing director in 2011, and spent last season as the interim artistic director after the departure of Philip Sneed.]]> <![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[Extras]]> <![CDATA[Private School Guide]]> Each winter, thousands of parents begin the Open Enrollment process in search of a better school option for their child. For reasons ranging from standardized test scores to school safety or differentiated student learning, parents across Boulder County and Colorado seek alternatives to their assigned neighborhood school.]]> <![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[Archives]]> <![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[Mountain Shadows Montessori School]]> The only internationally accredited (AMI) Montessori school in Colorado where children joyfully reach their individual potential through independence, academic excellence, respect and moral responsibility while learning, exploring and playing in and around our 12-acre farmhouse campus.]]>