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At the end of our life, what matters more than how charitable we have been throughout our life

When we are remembered at the end of our lives, what do we want people to say? I think about this quite a bit and have interested to hear what others think. Early in my life I wanted to make a ton of money and was focused on being a success in the business world. As I've gotten older, I have realized that family and leaving an appropriate legacy are what matter most to me. I think it is so...

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When we are remembered at the end of our lives, what do we want people to say? I think about this quite a bit and have interested to hear what others think. Early in my life I wanted to make a ton of money and was focused on being a success in the business world. As I've gotten older, I have realized that family and leaving an appropriate legacy are what matter most to me. I think it is so important to raise up great children that become productive members of society. The best way to raise children is by example. The way that we live as parents is likely what they will become. I am convinced that philanthropy and helping others is the key to living a successful life.

I am Ryan Van Wagenen and originally from Salt Lake City, Utah and now spend a great deal of time in Denver, Colorado. I have lived my whole life in Utah and Colorado and love the people in these regions.

14 hours ago

Denver Art Museum added 3 new photos.

Ten-year-old Adelyn Wall loves art and spends much of her time drawing and painting. When she was born, Adelyn was a patient in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Children's Hospital Colorado. She wanted to find a way to raise money to help other patients in the NICU, and art was the answer. She founded Art by Adelyn to sell her line of notecards based on her original artworks and has donated $10,000 to date from the sales. Find a selection of Adelyn's cards in The Shop in the Hamilton Building.

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    Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO. 96,440 likes · 3,036 talking about this · 176,028 were here. The DAM is recognized internationally for its educational programs and unique manner of interacting with...
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15 hours ago

Join us this Friday, February 23, from 6-10 p...

Join us this Friday, February 23, from 6-10 pm for this month’s Untitled Creative Takeover. The evening will be designed by local storytelling group and podcast producers The Narrators! Expect an evening filled with live performances, interactive experiences, walking tours and more—all centered on the art of true narrative. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/2s9YL8L

    Join The Narrators for Simple True Stories and a Few Wacky Ideas
    DAM: It sounds like The Narrators is a super collaborative and inviting group! Can you talk a bit more about how you work together to make your shows? TN: Well, it requires an insane number of emails, text messages, and Facebook chats. We don't have a leader or hierarchy.
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15 hours ago

Enter for a chance to win a $25 Gift Certific...

Enter for a chance to win a $25 Gift Certificate! The $LOVE$ continues this month at Little India . . . The only thing better than enjoying Award Winning Food from Little India is enjoying FREE Award Winning Food from Little India! How to enter: Simply ‘Like’ this post and ‘Tag’ the Facebook friend who you would like to share this meal with in the ‘Comments.’ That’s it! One entry per person. BUT your ‘Tagged’ friend can also enter to DOUBLE your chances of winning! This contest ends Sunday, February 25 and random drawing will take place on Monday, February 26. Winner will be announced in the comments and notified via Facebook message. Good luck!

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    Enter for a chance to win a $25 Gift Certificate! The $LOVE$ continues this month at Little India . . . The only thing better than enjoying Award Winning Food from Little India is enjoying FREE...
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We're excited to welcome Veterans of Foreign ...

We're excited to welcome Veterans of Foreign Wars VFW Post 1 as the newest member of the Art District community! The VFW is one of the largest and most active veterans organizations in the United States and Post 1 continues the tradition of being on the forefront of service to veterans and to our country. Check out their amazing programming for veterans and their families, including free yoga every Tuesday and Thursday night, toastmaster events, workshops and much more! LEARN MORE → http://bit.ly/2Gs1gWp

    The First Post - Denver | Veterans of Foreign Wars VFW Post 1
    Veterans of Foreign Wars VFW Post 1 is the First VFW Post in the World and has been serving veterans since 1899. was last modified: by WWI 100 th Anniversary Remembrance Columbine Flower Veteran Yoga Help the First and Oldest VFW Post in the World Build a Veteran's Cultural Center
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A. E. Newman posted 3 photos to Flickr:

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39 hours ago

This is the last week to experience "Then, No...

This is the last week to experience "Then, Now, Next: Evolution of an Architectural Icon" at the DAM! This exhibition, on view through February 25th, punctuates the DAM's North Building revitalization project, showcases architect Gio Ponti’s original vision for the building, and explores how the North Building has served an expanding and diversifying community since opening its doors in 1971. Image Credit: Paolo Gasparini, Portrait of Gio Ponti, about 1955. Courtesy Gio Ponti Archives.

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    This is the last week to experience "Then, Now, Next: Evolution of an Architectural Icon" at the DAM! This exhibition, on view through February 25th, punctuates the DAM's North Building...
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39 hours ago

On January 18, 1803 President Thomas Jefferso...

On January 18, 1803 President Thomas Jefferson made the Louisiana Purchase, more than doubling U.S. territory, and greatly opening the American West to explorers, entrepreneurs, and artists. Stop in to see the artists who ventured into these newly acquired American lands what they found there. Image credit: William Tylee Ranney, "Boone’s First View of Kentucky," 1849.

    American Museum of Western Art-The Anschutz Collection
    On January 18, 1803 President Thomas Jefferson made the Louisiana Purchase, more than doubling U.S. territory, and greatly opening the American West to explorers, entrepreneurs, and artists. Stop in...
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47 hours ago

Stewart Robotham posted 4 photos to Flickr:

2 days ago

Vote Now for Little India! It’s that time of ...

Vote Now for Little India! It’s that time of the year again. Thank you for making Little India #1 last year. Our customers are the best! Show your love by voting for Little India as 2018 "Best Indian Food." Great food and service is our passion and we love serving you! Please take a moment to click on the link below and cast your vote on Denver A-List. We appreciate you! https://goo.gl/2eEWrT

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    Vote Now for Little India! It's that time of the year again. Thank you for making Little India #1 last year. Our customers are the best! Show your love by voting for Little India as 2018 "Best...
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One of our favorite rooms in the whole hotel ...

One of our favorite rooms in the whole hotel also got updated during renovation | The Chancellor Suite is looking more modern and now features a beautifully updated parlor with original hardwood floors, which we discovered hiding under the carpet during renovation #hotelteatro #boutiquehotel #hotelstyle #visitdenver #denver #colorado #vacation #staycation

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    One of our favorite rooms in the whole hotel also got updated during renovation | The Chancellor Suite is looking more modern and now features a beautifully updated parlor with original hardwood...
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3 days ago

Today in 1847 John C. Fremont was appointed g...

Today in 1847 John C. Fremont was appointed governor of the California territory. Freemont was a renowned explorer and mapmaker of the American West, traveling on multiple government expeditions, and publishing accurate maps used by many moving to and exploring the West. Image credit: Gutzon Borglum, "Staging in California," 1889.

    American Museum of Western Art-The Anschutz Collection
    Today in 1847 John C. Fremont was appointed governor of the California territory. Freemont was a renowned explorer and mapmaker of the American West, traveling on multiple government expeditions, and...
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3 days ago

Appetizer of the Month! Chili Chicken Bonele...

Appetizer of the Month! Chili Chicken Boneless chicken marinated in soy chili sauce cooked with onions & peppers. A customer favorite!

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    Appetizer of the Month! Chili Chicken Boneless chicken marinated in soy chili sauce cooked with onions & peppers. A customer favorite!
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3 days ago

The Chinese New Year, taking place today, mar...

The Chinese New Year, taking place today, marks the beginning of the Year of the Dog on the Chinese zodiac calendar. This wood block print of a samurai and his dog from Utagawa Kuniyoshi's "Heroes Representing the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac" series is one of 63 dog representations in "Stampede: Animals in Art." Can you find the other 62 during your next visit? Utagawa Kuniyoshi, "Zodiac Sign of the Dog," about 1840, Edo period. Colored woodblock print. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Roger Benjamin. 1972.45.11

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    The Chinese New Year, taking place today, marks the beginning of the Year of the Dog on the Chinese zodiac calendar. This wood block print of a samurai and his dog from Utagawa Kuniyoshi's "Heroes...
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3 days ago

Art District on Santa Fe shared their event.

Join us for a romantic Third Friday Collectors' Night in the Art District on Santa Fe tonight! Enjoy the opportunity to chat directly with gallery owners and artists during this intimate, monthly series catered to art collectors. For specific receptions and opening exhibits, visit denversartdistrict.org/events.

    Third Friday Collectors' Night
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3 days ago

Stewart Robotham posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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Three major Denver agencies would move to Denver Post building in...

...development to private office space in The Denver Post building. The latest space addition at 101 W. Colfax Ave. would cost $9.6 million over 10 years, according to newly filed city documents...

    Three major Denver agencies would move to Denver Post building in...
    A planned shuffle of Denver city offices calls for moving three major agencies that oversee parks, public health and economic development to private office space in The Denver Post building. The latest space addition at 101 W. Colfax Ave. would cost $9.6 million over 10 years, according to newly filed city documents.
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4 days ago

Ten digital works by Colorado artists will be...

Ten digital works by Colorado artists will be featured in Side Stories. This outdoor film installation will takeover 10 huge outdoor walls in @RiNoArtDistrict from Feb. 21 to March 2. Don’t miss this FREE and immersive art experience: http://bit.ly/2DzvG7O

    Side Stories - Ten Nights of Cinematic Art on the Urban Exterior
    10 Nights Of Cinematic Art On The Urban Exterior February 21-March 2, 2018 * 6-10pm Broadway to 36th St | Blake to Larimer 10 huge outdoor walls in... CONTINUE
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4 days ago

Art District on Santa Fe shared Access Galler...

Access Gallery is showcasing unique, original prints to inspire, educate and promote just how varied printmaking is, and more importantly, just how accessible printmaking can be for people of all abilities and mobilities. Join us for the Manhole Covers and Maple Trees opening reception during Third Friday Collectors' Night tomorrow!

    Of Manhole Covers and Maple Trees
    February 16 - Opening Reception March 2 - First Friday March 16 - Meet the Artists We're celebrating Mo'Print- aka the Month of Printmaking! With many...
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4 days ago

Three major Denver agencies would move to Denver Post building in city bid to lease more private office space

The latest space addition at 101 W. Colfax Ave. would cost $9.6 million over 10 years, according to newly filed city documents. That would increase the total cost of the multi-year sublease with The Post, for all or part of four floors in the 11-story building, to $31.3 million.

    Three major Denver agencies would move to Denver Post building in city bid to lease more private office space
    A planned shuffle of Denver city offices calls for moving three major agencies that oversee parks, public health and economic development to private office space in The Denver Post building. The proposal to expand a two-year-old sublease deal in that building comes as city government prepares to fill the equivalent of more than 470 new budgeted full-time positions this year, including some temporary workers.
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4 days ago

Jasvipul posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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Art District on Santa Fe added an event.

Join fellow Art District on Santa Fe members for our bimonthly happy hour. Come enjoy drinks at Strange Craft Beer Company while meeting your neighbors and sharing what's happening in your creative business! Not a member yet? Stop by and learn how you can join. Come any time during this casual, open-house format event. Special thanks to Strange Craft for hosting and offering a discount to all ADSF attendees!

    Art District Member Social
    Join fellow Art District on Santa Fe members for our bimonthly happy hour. Come enjoy drinks at Strange Craft Beer Company while meeting your neighbors...
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5 days ago

Pints Pub added a new photo.

#Whiskywednesday feat. #brichladdich #classisladdie Laddie Scottish Barley Bottling Note Created by Jim McEwan from whisky matured in American oak casks alongside Lochindaal, and chosen to represent the classic, unpeated distillery style. Bruichladdich's new signature bottling is made with 100% Scottish barley. Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt Nose: Elegantly sweet with honey'd barley, boiled sweets and orange petals. Wafts of sea air. Palate: Red apples and white grapes, with touches of sweet cinnamon and brown sugar. Still softly coastal. Finish: Mineral-rich malt, with toffee and more honey. @visitdenver @ goldentrianglecreativegroup @dnvrbrewscruise @denverartmuseum #Whiskywednesday #islay #singlemaltwhisky #denverbrewery #colorado #britishgastrobrewpub #caskales

    Pints Pub
    Whiskywednesday feat. #brichladdich #classisladdie Laddie Scottish Barley Bottling Note Created by Jim McEwan from whisky matured in American oak casks alongside Lochindaal, and chosen to...
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5 days ago

Denver Art Museum added an event.

Join us for a reading with renowned Cuban-American poet, Ricardo Pau-Llosa. Pau-Llosa will read from his new book of poems, "Intruder between Rivers/Intruso entre Ríos." He is joined for this bilingual reading by Enrico Mario Santí, a noted Cuban-American writer, poet, and scholar. This event is included in general admission and will take place in the Sharp Auditorium on the Lower Level of the Hamilton Building at the Denver Art Museum. This event is co-sponsored by the DAM and Museo de las Americas. https://denverartmuseum.org/calendar/poetry-reading-ricardo-pau-llosa-enrico-mario-sant

    Poetry Reading: Ricardo Pau-Llosa with Enrico Mario Santí
    Poetry Reading: Ricardo Pau-Llosa with Enrico Mario Santí
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5 days ago

Reservations still available for a last minut...

Reservations still available for a last minute Valentine's Day romantic staycation + dinner at The Nickel | rates starting at $143 🤟🏼 Book direct + save more ➡️ hotelteatro.com

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    Reservations still available for a last minute Valentine's Day romantic staycation + dinner at The Nickel | rates starting at $143 🤟🏼 Book direct + save more ➡️ hotelteatro.com
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5 days ago

On now until March 4, Sidekicks is a Spark Ga...

On now until March 4, Sidekicks is a Spark Gallery​ Invitational Show where each Spark member invites one other artist—a Sidekick!—to show alongside them. DETAILS → http://bit.ly/2Hg7MRe

    Art District on Santa Fe
    On now until March 4, Sidekicks is a Spark Gallery​ Invitational Show where each Spark member invites one other artist-a Sidekick!-to show alongside them. DETAILS → http://bit.ly/2Hg7MRe
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5 days ago

A Bouquet of Last-Second Romantic Spots on Valentine's Day

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    A Bouquet of Last-Second Romantic Spots on Valentine's Day
    Hearts and flowers...and big restaurant tabs. If the thought of obligatory Valentine's Day dates leaves you cold, the warmer weather has opened up other options. Instead of huddling by the fire, you and your beloved can get up and get out to some of the city's most romantic spots.
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5 days ago

Happy Valentine's Day art lovers! After a wee...

Happy Valentine's Day art lovers! After a week filled with love, #HeartsForArt at the DAM ends today at 5pm. Sui Jianguo's "Made in China" sculpture is the most-hearted artwork at the museum right now, but you still have all day today to come in and place your own heart next to your artwork crush! Here's how: http://bit.ly/2Dy1bzr Image Credit: Sui Jianguo, Made in China, 2005. Edition 1 of 4. Painted cast bronze. Gift from Vicki and Kent Logan to the Collection of the Denver Art Museum © Sui Jianguo

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    Happy Valentine's Day art lovers! After a week filled with love, #HeartsForArt at the DAM ends today at 5pm. Sui Jianguo's "Made in China" sculpture is the most-hearted artwork at the museum right...
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