Art, Night on the Town, Bike Film Fest, more – Loveland Reporter-Herald
Events in and around Loveland include art exhibitions, Night on the Town, Milner-Schwarz tours, cheap kids’ movies, garden conference, happy hour for dog owners and more Again.
“History of Rialto”
A dedication for the mural, “The Story of Our Rialto”, will take place on Friday June 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the passage of the Rialto Theater, which connects the fourth street with the backstage alley and the plaza de la foundry.
A short dedication will take place in the pass-through at 6.15 p.m.
Artist Amelia Furman will share her design concepts and answer questions about the work.
Enter the theater through the door at 222 E. Fourth St., Loveland.
For more details, visit bit.ly/3camquk.
‘It’s a new day!’
An art exhibition entitled âIt’s a new day! Is on display at Artspace Flex Gallery, 140 W. Third St., Loveland.
The exhibition features works by sculptor Christopher Perry and painter Camille Getz.
Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday to Saturday until July 3.
For details, visit bit.ly/3pdbWzy.
Night on the town
Downtown Loveland will present Night on the Town from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, June 11.
The event includes activities in downtown galleries, restaurants and bars.
For more details, visit centre-villeloveland.org/nightonthetown.
The 1873 Milner-Schwarz Farmhouse Museum, located in what is now the Loveland Fairgrounds, 710 S. Railroad, will open this summer for tours, in accordance with all COVID-19 rules in place.
The Garden Railroad will be up and running, and the grounds around the house will just start to grow and hopefully bloom.
Tours will be offered on Sundays June 13 and 27, July 11 and 25, August 8 and 22 and September 5 and 19, and Wednesdays July 7, August 4 and September 8.
Hours are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
In case of bad weather, the house will not be open.
Admission is free, but donations are welcome.
Children’s summer films
Metro Summer Kids Movies will be available from June 8 to August 12 at MetroLux 14 theaters in Centerra, 6085 Sky Pond Drive, Loveland, and MetroLux Dine-In Theaters at The Foundry, 285 E. Third St., Loveland.
Films will be shown at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday morning at the Centerra cinema, and at 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the downtown cinema.
The Centerra range includes:
- June 8 and 10: “Me, ugly and nasty”.
- June 15 and 17: “The Secret Life of Pets”.
- June 22 and 24: âMinionsâ.
- June 29 and July 1: “Sing”.
- July 6 and 8: âSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. “
- July 13 and 15: Jumanji.
- July 20 and 22: Stuart Little.
- July 27 and 29: cloudy with a chance of meatballs. “
- August 3 and 5: The Emoji Movie.
- August 10 and 12: The Croods: A New Age.
The downtown program includes:
- June 9: “Shrek”.
- June 16: “Madagascar”.
- June 23: âKung Fu Pandaâ.
- June 30: “How to train your dragon”.
- July 7: “The Croods”.
- July 14: “Le Chat BottÃ©”.
- July 21: “The Prince of Egypt”.
- July 28: “Monsters against extraterrestrials”.
- August 4: “Megamind”.
- August 11: “Trolls”.
Tickets are $ 2, available on MetroTheatres.com, on the Metropolitan Theaters mobile app and at theater box offices. For more details, visit metrotheaters.com/metro-summer-kids-movies.
The best of perennials
The Lunch ‘n’ Learn Gardening series presented by the Colorado State University Extension Office and the Loveland Public Library will focus on the best perennials from Colorado State University’s perennial trials on Wednesday, June 9.
The online course will take place via Zoom at 12:30 p.m.
The conversation is free; registration is compulsory.
Visit csuhort / blogspot.com: âCSU Extension Gardening Webinarsâ.
Cars under the stars
Cars Under Stars, a benefit for the Larimer County Child Care Fund, will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, at the Holiday Twin Drive-In, 2206 S Overland Trail, Fort Collins.
It will include distance socializing, activities for the kids, live music, the animated film “Vivo” and more, and will celebrate the champions of child care who are working to increase fairness, l access and affordability of high quality preschool education in our community.
Proceeds will be donated to the Larimer County Child Care Fund, which offers scholarships for child care throughout the county.
The cost is $ 40 per car for general admission or $ 75 for VIP admission.
For tickets, visit bit.ly/3wv85QK.
Cycling Film Festival
The Bicycle Film Festival returns to Fort Collins from June 11-27 with a feature documentary, “Together We Cycle!”
The film chronicles the events that led to Dutch cycling culture today.
Tickets for the virtual festival are $ 10 to $ 20. The festival will be broadcast from June 11 to 27.
For tickets or details, visit bit.ly/3cfnInN.
“The Earth speaks”
Rebekah Shardy will lead the narration of special connecting moments with nature at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 9 at the Fort Collins Senior Center, 1200 Raintree Drive, Fort Collins.
She will celebrate the conscious Earth and animals in “The Earth Speaks: Ancient Wisdom, New Science”.
The cost is $ 11.
Register at 970-221-6644; mention the activity number 307445-01.
Dogs and their owners can have the chance to relax at Yappy Hour from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 4 at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. Fifth St., Windsor.
The event will include food, music and an off-leash area for dogs.
For details, visit bit.ly/3g88cv1.
Friday night movies
The City of Windsor will sponsor a family-friendly film series, most on Friday nights, starting with âThe Croods: A New Ageâ at 8:30 pm on Friday, June 11, at Main Park, 300 Locust St., Windsor.
The film is rated PG.
The series will continue with:
- June 25, 8:30 pm – âTrollsâ, rated PG, Eastman Park, 7025 Eastman Park Drive.
- July 9, 8:30 p.m. – “Scoob,” rated PG, Boardwalk Park, 100 N. Fifth St.
- July 23, 8:30 pm – âTom & Jerryâ, G rated, Main Park.
- August 6, 8:30 p.m. – âShrekâ, G rated, Boardwalk Park.
- Sunday, September 5, 8 p.m. – âBack to the Futureâ, PG rated, Eastman Park.
For more details, visit Recreationliveshere.com/movies.
‘Becky’s Family’ Art
The âBecky’s Family and Friendsâ / FACE show will open on Friday, June 11 at the Estes Park Art Center, 517 Big Thompson Ave., Estes Park.
The exhibit will be a âdual featureâ with Becky Gilberto, her family and friends as an artist exhibit in conjunction with the FACE of Fiber in the Rockies 2021 show.
The Art Center is open every day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more details, call 970-586-5882 or visit artcenterofestes.com.