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CC / FAC alliance celebration

JOIN US for an open house, the official celebration introducing the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College to the community.

Saturday, October 14, 2017 | FREE to the Public

10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

 Enjoy live music, the opening of FOUR new museum exhibitions, yoga in the courtyard, art demonstrations, hands-on art activities, a small plates menu, cash bar, and more!


10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Opening day for exhibitions: Raven Chacon: Lightning Speak • Postcommodity: A Very Long Line
Jennifer Steinkamp: Judy Crook • Steven Durow: Heartland

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Music by Flutedaddy in Smith Family Gallery

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Art Demonstration
in Smith Family Gallery
Chelsey Jennings re-purposes toilet paper and paper towel rolls creating beautiful 3-D assemblages.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Art Demonstration
wheel throwing in the Courtyard

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Art Demonstrations
soldered metal jewelry, hot glass/lampwork, and acrylic painting in Bemis School of Art

12 to 1 p.m.
Docent led tours of the museum

12 to 5 p.m.
Full bar and small plates menu available in Deco Lounge

2 to 4 p.m.
Music by Silver Sound Guitar in Smith Family Gallery

3 to 5 p.m.
Dining available in Taste

6 to 7:15 p.m.
Yoga at the Beach in the Courtyard (details below)

Buck Walsky

Yoga at the Beach

in the Courtyard (donation-based class)
6 to 7:15 p.m.

Fall into your autumn yoga practice at the FAC! With Buck Walsky’s serene Beach Front installation as the backdrop, Jessica Patterson of Root Center for Yoga & Sacred Studies will lead you through a 75-minute practice accompanied by live cello music, courtesy of Lisa Schoenstein. Planned outdoors, rain or shine, so dress accordingly, bring your mat and a heart full of gratitude and experience the FAC in a whole new light. Join the Facebook event!

And more!

(purchase required for the following events)

Youth Theatre

Bunnicula Day Camp

(theatre activity for kids 6-13, $20)
11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

(purchase required for the following events)



(family theatre production, $10-20)
1 p.m.

(purchase required for the following events)



A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
(theatre production, starting at $20)
5 p.m.


El Pomar Foundation The Anschutz Foundation