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The Denver Post Ride The Rockies Has Been Postponed to June 2021

After thorough consideration and consultation regarding COVID-19, the 35th Annual Denver Post Ride The Rockies Bicycle Tour has been postponed to June 13-18, 2021. This multi-day Bike Tour hosts more than 2000 cyclists from around the world to pedal through the majestic Rocky Mountains while experiencing the generous hospitality of host communities along the way. Click […]

Congratulations Lighthouse Writers Workshop

On Monday, September 23, 2019 we kicked off the 16th season of The Denver Post Pen & Podium Literary Author Series with the 2 time National Book Award winner, Jesmyn Ward. During her lecture, Jesmyn shared deep moments from her past and why she was drawn to write. It was a moving and powerful presentation. […]

Congratulations to 55 Metro Denver Season To Share Grantees

On March 29, we were pleased to recognize the 55 well-deserving nonprofit agencies that received grants totaling $1,400,000 through the 2019/20 Denver Post Season To Share campaign presented by Denver Active 20-30 Children’s Foundation. These metro Denver nonprofits are providing life-changing programs for those who need it most and we thank them for their unwavering […]

Congratulations Stories on Stage

On Monday, November 18 We had the pleasure of welcoming Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Andrew Sean Greer to The Denver Post Pen & Podium Literary Author Series. Prior to Andrew’s lecture, he joined us backstage to present a monetary contribution to Stories on Stage, a nonprofit that brings stories to life. Through entertaining stage performances of […]

Season To Share Letters of Intent Due by June 30

We will be accepting Letters of Intent for the 2020/21 Denver Post Season To Share campaign presented by Denver Active 20-30 Children’s Foundation through June 30, 2020. Please visit seasontoshare.com for guidelines and more information. Submitting organizations will receive an email in early September indicating an invite to apply or a decline. Click here to submit your […]

Congratulations to Anchor Center for Blind Children

On Monday, January 27, 2020 we welcomed award winning novelist and Poet, Michael Ondaatje to The Denver Post Pen & Podium Literary Author Series. The author of the classic, bestselling novel “The English Patient” and most recently of “Warlight,” talked about how he has used his personal life and surroundings to create some deep characters […]

The Colorado State Spelling Bee Has Been Canceled

The Denver Post Colorado State Spelling Bee Has Been Canceled The decision to cancel the 2020 Denver Post Colorado State Spelling Bee came after receiving official notification that Scripps National Spelling Bee canceled the national competition. These cancellations, due to COVID-19 and the ongoing health and safety concerns, came after exhausting all possibilities of hosting […]

Season To Share – Thank You

Thank you to all who contributed to the 2019 Denver Post Season To Share presented by Denver Active 20-30 Children’s Foundation. The funds raised will be granted to more than 50 metro Denver nonprofit organizations that provide life changing programs for low-income children, families and individuals. These agencies work tirelessly to prepare children and youth for […]

Postponed – Building Bridges – An Evening with Ibram X. Kendi

We are proud to support “Building Bridges” – an event featuring Ibram X. Kendi, the New York Times bestselling author of How To Be An Antiracist. This event has been postponed with a date to be determined.  This  evening is presented by The Mizel Museum and The Denver Post Pen & Podium Literary Author Series.  www.mizelmuseum.org/events.