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In 1965, the word “hippie” first appears in print in the San Francisco Examiner …

In 1965, the word “hippie” first appears in print in the San Francisco Examiner ... 1

2020-09-05 06:28:00

In 1965, the word “hippie” first appears in print in the San Francisco Examiner as Michael Fallon writes: “Five untroubled young ‘hippies’ sprawled on floor mattresses and slouched in an armchair retrieved from a debris box, flipped cigarette ashes at a seatbelt in their Waller Street flat and pondered their next move.”

It's probably safe to say that Fallon couldn't possibly have imagined how eagerly the young "hippies" would embrace the moniker. 😊✌️

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Happy 20th birthday to our longtime supporter StickerGiant! We are so grateful t…

Happy 20th birthday to our longtime supporter StickerGiant! We are so grateful t... 2

2020-09-27 09:22:00

Happy 20th birthday to our longtime supporter StickerGiant! We are so grateful to have you in our community, and that you've *stuck* with us through thick and thin!

StickerGiant has sponsored Longmont Restaurant Week since its inception, and since their 20th birthday fell on the last day of Longmont Restaurant Week 2020, we stopped by with a little gift for them!

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Youth Volleyball & Basketball are coming soon! Longmont youth sports programs em…

Youth Volleyball & Basketball are coming soon! Longmont youth sports programs em... 3

2020-09-27 11:41:35

Youth Volleyball & Basketball are coming soon! Longmont youth sports programs emphasize teamwork, sportsmanship, skill development, and FUN!

K-2 Basketball: 4:30-5:15pm
https://rec.ci.longmont.co.us/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html…

Grade K: Fridays, Oct 9-Nov 6, $52
Grades 1-2: M/W or T/TH, Oct 5-Nov 5, $63

Volleyball:
Grades 3-8: Oct 5-Nov 21: times/days vary per age; $67.
https://rec.ci.longmont.co.us/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html…

Call 303-774-4800 or click the above links to register.

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Have you signed up for the Museum's upcoming Art & Sip series in October? T…

Have you signed up for the Museum's upcoming Art & Sip series in October? T... 4

2020-09-26 13:20:02

Have you signed up for the Museum's upcoming Art & Sip series in October? There's three paintings in the series. You can sign up for all three or do a la carte (sign up on RecTrac at https://bit.ly/3j5nfGn):
🍂Golden Fall Aspens (October 8)
⛰️Purple Mountain's Majesty: 200th Anniversary of Stephen Long Expedition (October 15)
🖼️Geometric Abstract (October 22)
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You can also pick up an art supply kit for $45 that covers ALL 3 classes that includes a lot of art supplies including:
3 Wrapped Canvases, each 16" x 20"
🖌️ 10 Small Paint Brushes for details
🎨 Plastic Palette
Mini Roll of Masking Tape
AND
All Paints are Grumbacher Academy Acrylics, listed below:
2.5 oz Titanium White
2.5 oz Mars Black
🟤 2.5 oz Burnt Umber
🟤 2.5 oz Burnt Sienna
🔴 2.5 oz Alizarin Crimson
🔴 2.5 oz Grumbacher Red
🟡 2.5 oz Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue
🔵 3 oz Phthalo Green (Blue shade)
🔵 3 oz Ultramarine Blue
🟢 2.5 oz Hooker's Green
🟣 2.5 oz Dioxazine Purple

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