Sep
23
Sat
UNC Community Fest @ UNC campus west of Michener Library and adjacent to Nottingham Field
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Explore the world of possibilities, education and family fun! Learning has never been so fun! Come and get engaged with interactive demonstrations and hands-on learning activities by University of Northern Colorado departments and student clubs as well as businesses and organizations from throughout the community. Then indulge in delicious food prepared by UNC’s award-winning dining services.

  • Free admission (food is not included)
  • Free parking. All university parking lots are open to the public (no passes or permits are required). There is plenty of parking on the west side of campus near Michener Library/Nottingham Field south of the intersection of 14th Avenue and 20th Street.
  • Visit the activities area with inflatable games, face painting, magic and more.
  • Fun hands-on learning with UNC academic departments, student clubs, and local businesses and organizations. Greeley Unexpected will have a booth at the event.

Community Fest is an outdoor venue and will be held outdoors at our planned location regardless of the weather forecast on Saturday. After the event join us for the UNC Football Game at Nottingham Stadium, kickoff against Idaho State.

Sep
26
Tue
Successful Outreach to Mexican Americans/Latin@s @ Greeley City Hall Training Room, Lower Level
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Learn more about Mexican and Latin Culture!

The City of Greeley Communications & Engagement Office is offering free training opportunities. These classes promote diversity and inclusion in our Greeley community. The classes are free.  Please RSVP before the day of the class.

Latino, Mexican American, Hispanic, Chicano…there are so many terms! It is confusing even for people of Spanish-speaking ancestry. In this presentation, you will learn about Mexican-American ancestry, history, ethnic terminology, and values. Specifically, are Mexican Americans a migrant people or an immigrant people? How did they get here? What are their cultural values and how are they similar and different from “mainstream” culture? It will include suggestions and recommendations to effectively communicate and reach this population.

Presenter: Genevieve Canales, Ph.D. Social Psychology

Sep
27
Wed
Greeley Remarkable Business Forum @ DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley Conference Center
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Greeley Remarkable is coming September 27!

Greeley Remarkable supports the development of a local career-ready workforce while getting a sneak-peek at Greeley’s newest downtown landmark. Proceeds support students in local internship and apprentice programs.

Your business or organization needs to be a part of this event and remarkable movement by sponsoring a table. Packages include tickets to the banquet and business forum and recognition on event media. A portion of the table sponsorship cost is tax-deductible. There are opportunities to purchase individual tickets to the business forum and banquet.

Space is limited; early registration is recommended. Individual tickets to the business forum are sold out! Tickets are still available as part of a banquet package. 

Be inspired by an impressive array of speakers and sessions including David Salyers, Billy Boughey, Tim Elmore, Timothy Alexander, Elizabeth Gardner, and Roy Otto. Space to this event is limited, early registration is encouraged.

The Past is Present (and Future!): How Local Heritage Fosters Integration @ Greeley City Hall Training Room, Lower Level
Sep 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Learn more about Local Heritage and Integration!

The City of Greeley Communications & Engagement Office is offering free training opportunities. These classes promote diversity and inclusion in our Greeley community. The classes are free.  Please RSVP before the day of the class.

UNC Anthropologist Mike Kimball shares what he learned from a three-year research collaboration with the Centennial Village Museum, Greeley high schools, the Global Refugee Center, and families from Greeley’s immigrant and refugee communities. It turns out that Greeley’s turn of the 20th-century immigrant past can help 21st-century newcomers build a sense of place and social capital in their new home.

Presenter: Mike Kimball, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Anthropology

Greeley Remarkable Banquet @ DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley Conference Center
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Greeley Remarkable is coming September 27!

Greeley Remarkable supports the development of a local career-ready workforce while getting a sneak-peek at Greeley’s newest downtown landmark. Proceeds support students in local internship and apprentice programs.

Your business or organization needs to be a part of this event and remarkable movement by sponsoring a table. Packages include tickets to the banquet and business forum and recognition on event media. A portion of the table sponsorship cost is tax-deductible. There are opportunities to purchase individual tickets to the business forum and banquet. Space is limited; early registration is recommended.

Enjoy a unique dining and learning experience.  Attendees will have an opportunity to learn how they can do something Remarkable in their community from speakers including Billy Boughey and Roy Otto followed by a presentation by Chick-fil-A CEO David Salyers.

Space to this event is limited, early registration is encouraged.

Oct
7
Sat
Greeley Multicultural Festival @ Lincoln Park
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Experience cultures with all your senses at the Greeley Multicultural Festival!

2017 is the first year of the Greeley Multicultural Festival. It is planned to be an annual event.

The Festival showcases cultures from all over the world.  It also facilitates community awareness of different cultures in the community.

Join us to celebrate in Lincoln Park in Downtown Greeley on October 7.  Because you don’t want to miss all the fun.

Enjoy the following at the Festival:

  • Music
  • Performances
  • Food
  • Demonstrations
  • Crafts

In addition, admission is free to this family friendly event.

Details and a schedule are coming soon.
Keep up with the Greeley Multicultural Festival on Facebook.

Oct
12
Thu
Mental Health and Addiction Awareness @ Greeley City Hall Training Room, Lower Level
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Learn more about Mental Health and Addiction Awareness.

The City of Greeley Communications & Engagement Office is offering free training opportunities. These classes promote diversity and inclusion in our Greeley community. The classes are free.  Please RSVP before the day of the class.

This training will help participants learn how to best communicate with individuals who live with mental illness or addiction. You will learn about the various ways these challenges can present, what you can do to assist someone in crisis, and the local resources that are available to help.

Presenter: North Range Behavioral Health staff

Oct
25
Wed
G.Town Tour: Haunts and Underground Spaces
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This tour is now full!

Sign up for the waiting list. We’ll let you know if a spot becomes available. 

Uncover Greeley’s Haunts and Underground Places!

Discover Greeley’s Haunts and find out if the City is full of ghosts or if they are just tall tales? Ghost stories about the Weld County Courthouse have been circulating for decades, but stories also persist about other locations around town.  Read a 2010 article about haunted places on the UNC campus.

Discover Greeley’s spooky side, just in time for Halloween.

A G. Town Tour is a free and fun event to acquaint residents and visitors with interesting aspects of the city that they might not otherwise know much about.

 

Oct
28
Sat
Dia de los Muertos: Art Exhibit Reception @ Tointon Gallery
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Save the Date for Dia de los Muertos!

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) events are being organized throughout the City of Greeley this year.

This is just one of the events that is scheduled.  More details about this and other events are coming soon.

Dia de los Muertos: Rock n Roll Dance Party @ Rodarte Community Center
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm

Save the Date for Dia de los Muertos!

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) events are being organized throughout the City of Greeley this year.

This is just one of the events that is scheduled.  More details about this and other events are coming soon.

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