Events

Events for 04/27/2013

February 09, 2013 - May 01

Flash Fiction Contest - Hidden Amongst These Worlds

Time: 4:27 pm - 11:59 pm

Web Site:http://www.ppb-nlapw.org/calendar.php

Announcing the 2013 Pikes Peak Branch National League of American Pen Women Flash Fiction Contest

A complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer
Deadline: Postmarked/received by email by May 1, 2013
Entry Fee: $10 first manuscript, $8 each additional manuscript, $10 optional critique fee
Prizes: First-$100, Second-$50, Judge’s Merit-$25
Theme: Hidden Amongst These Worlds (Can be any genre)
Flash Fiction is a complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer.  The title is not included in the word count.  The story must pertain to the theme, “Hidden Amongst These Worlds”  All genres are welcome, and multiple entries may be submitted.  An entry fee is required for each entry, however each entry after the first is discounted to $8 per.  You can also opt for a completely optional critique of your piece by a published author for an additional $10 per entry.  A self-addressed, stamped envelope must be included with mailed entries if you would like it returned by mail.  Winners will be notified by May 31, 2013.  For complete rules and entry blank, please go to www.ppb-nlapw.org/contests.php or www.ppb-nlapw.org and click on the Contests tab or email info@ppb-nlapw.org.

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April 26, 2013 - April 28

Rocky Mountain Pinball Showdown

Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel: 7007 South Clinton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80112

Web Site:http://WWW.PinBallShowdown.com

Calling All Pinball Wizards and Classic Arcade Gamers

Over 125 pinball machines and classic arcade games set on free play, No Quarters Needed, on April  26-28, 2013, in Denver, Colorado

The Rocky Mountain Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo celebrates its tenth year and packs three amazing days with over 125 free pinball and arcade video games to play – No Quarters Needed. Play for fun or in tournaments for all ages and skill levels. See the latest pinball and classic arcade movies and attend fascinating PinChat seminars hosted by big names in the pinball and classic arcade community. Check out the exhibitors buying and selling pinball machines, classic arcade games and parts.

Show dates and times

• Fri., April 26: 11 am - midnight
• Sat., April 27:  9 am - midnight
• Sun., April 28:  9 am - 5 pm

Admission

• $20 per day adult;
  $50 adult 3-day pass
• $10 per day kids (7-12 years);
  $25 kids 3-day pass
• Kids 6 and under, FREE

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April 26, 2013 - April 28

Rocky Mtn. Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo

Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel: 7007 South Clinton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80112. FREE PARKING.

Web Site:http://www.PinballShowdown.com

Calling all pinball wizards and classic arcade gamers! Three amazing days every April in Denver, Colorado, with over 125 free pinball and arcade video games to play – No Quarters Needed. Play for fun or in tournaments for all ages and skill levels. See the latest pinball and classic arcade movies, and attend fascinating PinChat seminars hosted by big names in the pinball and classic arcade community. Check out the exhibitors buying and selling pinball machines, classic arcade games and parts. This gameroom festival attracts collectors, hobbyists, the best players in the world, and people who just want to have some pinball and arcade gaming fun.

• Fri., April 26: 11 am - midnight
• Sat., April 27:  9 am - midnight
• Sun., April 28:  9 am - 5 pm

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April 27, 2013 - April 27

Recycle IT

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: 200 Union Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80228

Web Site:http://www.solveit.us

Recycle IT allows businesses or consumers the opportunity to bring in unwanted computer technology items and avoid them harmfully going to landfills.  All hard drives are removed from computers and securely shredded prior to recycling.  All other equipment is sent for recycling.


Costs: Please make a donation to Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance onsite.  All proceeds benefit RMCA.

Become a fan of Solve IT on Facebook to follow this event or contact Tasha Pierce at 303.800.9300 x125 or tpierce@solveit.us.

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April 27, 2013 - April 27

Recycle IT

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: 200 Union Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80228

Web Site:http://www.solveit.us/information/events/

Recycle IT allows businesses or consumers the opportunity to bring in unwanted computer technology items and avoid them harmfully going to landfills.  All hard drives are removed from computers and securely shredded prior to recycling.  All other equipment is sent for recycling.

In lieu of a recycling charge, Techno + Rescue has agreed to collect donations for Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance.

Contact Tasha Pierce at 303.800.9300 x125 or tpierce@solveit.us with questions.

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April 27, 2013 - April 27

Bellco Shred Day

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Select Bellco branches (see description above)

Web Site:https://www.bellco.org/

Bellco is hosting a free shredding day at three Denver-area branches in an effort to address the threat of identity theft and protect the environment by recycling all of the shredded materials. Bellco membership is not required. All community members are welcome to bring two boxes equivalent to 100 lbs. of confidential documents to be shredded securely at no cost. All shredded materials will be securely disposed of and recycled by Iron Mountain, a third-party shredding company.

Participating Bellco branches include:

Westminster  
8851 Harlan St. 
Westminster, CO 80030

Southwest   
10058 W. Progress Ave.
Littleton, CO 80127

Havana/Mississippi
1075 S. Havana St.
Aurora, CO 80112

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