Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 12

By Carlotta Olson Updated: May 12, 2017 at 6:06 am • Published: May 11, 2017 0
photo - Red Leg Brewing Company's Taptoo Scottish Ale, left,  pairs well with Snickers Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at the Brass Tap in Colorado Springs while Oskar Blues' Beerito Vienna-style lager pairs with Reese Cups and Big Choice Brewing and Oldd 13 Brewing collaboration Chainsaw Princess of Karate sour ale with berths and dragon and passion fruit pairs with Sweetarts.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Red Leg Brewing Company's Taptoo Scottish Ale, left, pairs well with Snickers Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at the Brass Tap in Colorado Springs while Oskar Blues' Beerito Vienna-style lager pairs with Reese Cups and Big Choice Brewing and Oldd 13 Brewing collaboration Chainsaw Princess of Karate sour ale with berths and dragon and passion fruit pairs with Sweetarts. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Here's a look at a variety of events Friday around the Colorado Springs area:

  

SPORTS

Dodgers at Colorado Rockies baseball - 6:40 p.m., Coors Field, colorado.rockies.mlb.com.

Sacramento at Sky Sox baseball - 7:00 p.m., Security Service Field http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t551

 

STAGE

"Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster Jenkins" - Through May 21, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., $20 and up. Go online for dates and times; csfineartscenter.org.

"The Last Temptation of Christ" - Presented by Counterweight Theatre Lab, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave., $6-$12. Advance tickets: counterweighttheatre.com.

"Pride and Prejudice" - Through Sunday, The Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Regent Circle, $18-$42. Go online for times; theatreworkscs.org.

"The Firebird" - 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays, 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, through July 7, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $14 in advance, $17 at door; simpich.com/firebird.

ARTS

Black Forest Arts and Crafts Guild Spring Show - Opens 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Sunday, Black Forest Community Center, 12530 Black Forest Road; bfacg.org.

"Claudia Mastrobuono & Jodi Stevens: "Limen" - Through Sunday, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Regular gallery admission applies; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

"Flowers from My Garden" - Works by Susan Fowler and Isaac Takauwa, through May 15, Commonwheel Artists Gallery 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.

"Art in the Park" - With works by Deb Bartos, through May 15, Hikes at Cheyenne Mountain State Park, 410 JL Ranch Heights Road. Day pass $7 per vehicle; 576-2016.

"Reclaiming Images of Black Women: Beyond Mammy, Jezebel & Sapphire" - Through May 16, Colorado College, I.D.E.A, Space, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, 825 N. Cascade Ave.; 389-6607.

Don Coen: "The Migrant Series" - Through May 21, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Regular gallery admission applies; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Mary Chenoweth: "Works on Paper" - Through May 21, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Regular gallery admission applies; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Larry Hulst: "Front Row Center" - Through May 21, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Regular gallery admission applies; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

"Colorado Natural Resources" - Works by Larry Haught and Frank and Dee DiNino, through May 30, Arati Artist Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.

Textile Art Show - Works by Rose Legge and Jan Thornton, through May 31, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

"Minerals You use Everyday from the National Forests" - Through June 3, Western Museum of Mining and Industry, 225 North Gate Blvd.; 488-0880, wmmi.org.

"Positive Exposure: The Spirit of Difference" - Works by photographer Rick Guidotti, through June 30, Chapel Hills Mall, 1510 Briargate Blvd.; tinyurl.com/z78epdz.

    

BEER

New Beer Friday - Launch of new beer, 5 p.m., Red Leg Brewing Co., 4630 Forge Road, Suite B; redlegbrewing.com.

Free Tours - Storybook Brewing, 3121 A N. El Paso St. Reservations: facebook.com/storybookbrewing.

Crafting Success: From Home Brews to Beer Biz Class - 1-2:30 p.m., The Commons on Champa, 1245 Champa St., Denver, free. Registration: tinyurl.com/k7u73mm.  

    

MUSIC

Icon for Hire - With Assuming We Survive, Octobersky, Breakout Beautiful, 6 p.m., The Black Sheep

Nolan Smith - 6 p.m., The Perk Downtown

Pikes Peak Home School Band - 7 p.m., Nazarene Bible College

One Voice Hymn Sing - 7 p.m., Village Seven Presbyterian Church

The Back Row - 7 p.m., Kathryn Mohrman Theatre

The Texas Tenors - Colorado Springs Philharmonic, 7:30 p.m., Pikes Peak Center

VAPA Vocal and Chamber Ensemble - 7:30 p.m., University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

The VooDoo Hawks - 8 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center

Jam Factor - 8 p.m., Benny's Restaurant and Lounge

Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra - 8:30 p.m., La Taverne

Zac Charles and the Red - 8:30 p.m., Frankie's Bar and Grill

The Tejon Street Corner Thieves - 8:30 p.m., Jack Quinn Irish Alehouse and Pub

The Matt Bloom Band - 8:30 p.m., Back East Bar and Grill - Monument

Suga Bear & the Showtime Band - 8:30 p.m., Back East Bar and Grill

Dirty Kings - 9 p.m., Peak 31

Woodshed Red - 9 p.m., Johnny's Navajo Hogan

Rocky Gene Wallace and Brickyard - 9 p.m., Cleats Bar and Grill

    

BUSINESS

Networking in Christ Chapter 103 - 7:30-8:45 a.m., Open Door Café, Rocky Mountain Calvary Church, 4285 N. Academy Blvd.; Tim Rohlfing, 599-7431, timothy.b.rohlfing@ampf.com.

Starz Group Networking - Businesses helping businesses, 8-9:30 a.m., Maria's Taco Shop, 2812 E. Pikes Peak Ave., free, cost for breakfast; 229-6105.

Colorado Springs Women's Express Network Monthly Luncheon - 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m., Garden of the Gods Club, 3320 Mesa Road, $35-$45. Reservations: cswen.org.

Savvy Women's Network - 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m., Patty Jewett Golf Course, 900 E. Espanola St. Registration: savvywomensnetwork.net.

Toastmasters - Noon-1 p.m., Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive; Deb Horowitz; 466-3652, deb_debra_ deborah@yahoo.com.

Rotary Club of Colorado Springs - Noon-1:30, The Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave.; administration.manager @coloradospringsrotary.org.

    

COOKING

Black Bear Bourbon Bar - 10375 Ute Pass Ave., Green Mountain Falls; 684-9648, 964-2990, chefmatthews@aol.com. - Basic Bourbon Training, 8-10 p.m. Fridays. Cost is minimal and varies.

Chocolate Tasting Experience - Stop in between 7-10:30 p.m., Cacao Chemistry, 109 N. Tejon St., free; sales@cacaochemistry.com.

    

RELIGION

"Joining Forces" - Pikes Peak Ringers and Forte' Handbell Quartet, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 846 E. Pikes Peak Ave.

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