Parker Arts
Lectures

Parker Arts Lectures is a series of free lectures supported by the Parker Cultural and Scientific Commission. The intent of the lectures is to increase the understanding of how arts, science and technology affect current and future issues facing our community, and provide the opportunity to learn and discuss a variety of trending topics. Lectures take place at the PACE Center both in-person and online via a live stream to the lecture.  Click the link to a lecture below to learn more and reserve your free tickets.

These free lectures are generously sponsored by Parker Adventist Hospital

Logo for Parker Adventist Hospital

Upcoming Events

November 4  |  The Utes: Colorado’s Forgotten People

Speaker: Earnest House, Jr., Senior Policy Director, Keystone Policy Center

You may view the online lecture by clicking here.

Colorado Utes

January 6  | Climate Change: Permafrost Thaw in the Arctic and Our Climate’s Future

Speaker: Merritt Turetsky, Director and Professor, Institute of Artic and Alpine Research

You may view the online lecture by clicking here.

Climate Change

February 3  | Crowdsourcing Coronavirus: Analyzing Experimental Data From One Epidemic To Understand The Current One (Virtual)

Speaker: Mike Edwards, CEO Bioinfo Solutions Please Note: the Behind the Curtain lecture has been cancelled due to cancelled Parker Arts programming required to discuss the topic of the lecture.

You may view the online lecture by clicking here.

Coronavirus Covid19 Infographic

CLICK HERE to learn more and RSVP for this event! This lecture will be held virtually via zoom.

March 3  | The Curious Case of Colorado Cannibal Alferd Packer

Speaker: Dr. Erin Baxter, is Curator of Archaeology at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Alferd Packer

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April 7  | The Need for Good Foster Parents

Speaker: Jazmin Dolbin

Foster Parent
Foster Parent

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May 5  | Let’s Hike Douglas County (Our ½ 14ers)

Speaker: Jackie Sanderson, Natural Resource Specialist Douglas County Division of Open Space and Natural Resources

Hiking Douglas County
Hiking Douglas County

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