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art Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., 303/898-7200. Gallery/exhibits free. Open Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sun. 1-5 p.m. Dignity and Equality through March 31. Sheltered through March 20. Recovery of the City's Cinematographic Spaces through March 31. Arvada Artist Guild Annual through March 20.

Chicano Humanities & Arts Council, 772 Santa Fe Dr., Denver, 303/412-1849. Fri., 7-10 p.m., Sat., 1-4 p.m. or by appointment. Free. Featuring Fire, Water, Death, heros through March 12.

Colorado History Museum, 1300 Broadway, Denver, 303/866-4686 or . Featuring Ancient Voices: Stories of Colorado's Distant Past. Colorado Timescape opens March 26. Soldiers on Skis runs through 2007.

Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 720/865-5000. $4.50-$6. Cheyenne Visions through Dec. New Classics through Dec. No Boundaries through May 15. Heaven and Home: Chinese Art of the Han Dynasty from the Sze Hong Collection through Dec. Amish Quilts: Kaleidoscope of Color, March 19-June19.

Denver Botanic Gardens, 1005 York St., Denver, 720/865-3500. $4-$8. Featuring Invasive Species Botanical Illustrations through April 25. Visit for more.

Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver. $5.50-$15. Gates Planetarium: Passport to the Universe and A Cosmic Journey. Many IMAX movies also. Call 800/925-2250 for more.

Lakewood Cultural Center: North Gallery, 470 S. Allison Parkway; South Gallery, 480 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood. 303/987-7876. Free. Conversations in Clay runs through March 25. Images of Isolation runs through April 29.

The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., Parker, 720/488-3300. Featuring Roar: Lions of the Kalahari, a documentary about the struggle between a lion king and a young contender, runs through Oct. The Living Sea. American Birds: A Flight Through Time runs through April 10.

literature Cherry Creek Tattered Cover Booksigning, 2955 E. 1st Ave., Denver. Free. Stephen White signs Missing Persons on Fri., March 4, 7:30 p.m. Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Steven Sorrentino and Karen Spears Zacharias sign on Sun., March 6, 5 p.m. Mary Doria Russell signs The Thread of Grace on Mon., March 7, 7:30 p.m. Robert Crais signs The Forgotten Man on Wed., March 9, 7:30 p.m. Geraldine Brooks signs March on Thurs., March 10, 7:30 p.m. Martha Beck signs Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found my Faith on Tues., March 15, 7:30 p.m. Dr. Christiane Northrup signs Mother-Daughter Wisdom: Creating a Legacy of Physical and Emotional Health on Thurs., March 17, 7:30 p.m. Former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman signs It's My Party Too: The Battle for the Heart of the GOP and the Future of America on Sat., March 19, 4:30 p.m. Jodi Picoult signs Vanishing Acts on Thurs., March 31, 7:30 p.m.

LoDo Tattered Cover Booksigning, 1628 16th St., Denver. Free. 303/436-1070. McKay Jenkins signs Bloody Falls of the Coppermine: Madness, Murder and the Collision of Cultures in the Arctic on Wed., March 23, 7:30 p.m.

music Norman Liota Concert, Milagros Coffeehouse, corner of State and Main Streets, Alamosa. $8-$10. Acoustic guitarist and singer-songwriter performs. Fri., March 4, 7:30 p.m. Call 710/589-9281 or visit for more.

Opera 101 Programs, Denver Central Library, 10 W. 14th Ave. Parkway., Denver, 720/865-2004. Previews of Madama Butterfly and Vanessa, March 15, 7 p.m.; Rigoletto, April 12, 7 p.m.; Paul Bunyan, May 10, 7 p.m. Call Rex at 303/778-1500 for more.

recreation and learning Mountain Park Environmental Center Activities, Mountain Park Environmental Center, 9161 Mountain Park Road, Beulah. $3. Winter Morning Hike, Sat., March 5, 9 a.m. Spring Equinox Hike, Sun., March 20, 1 p.m. For registration and more information, call 719/485-4444.

special events Unique Lives and Experiences Lectures, Temple Buell Theatre, Denver. Dr. Ruth Westheimer speaks on March 29. Joy Behar speaks on April 18. Honorable Ann Richards speaks on May 16. Call 877/872-8124 for tickets and info.

One-Day Intensive Earthship Workshop, CU Boulder. $100. World leader in independent design and creator of the Earthship, Michael Reynolds, shares 35 years or research and development in self-sufficient building methods. Sat., March 5. Visit or call 310/455-6120 for more.

Denver Orchid Society's Spring Show and Plant Sale, Denver Botanic Gardens, 1005 York St., Denver. Free with gardens admission. Flowers available for purchase and for viewing. March 12-13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 303/234-9290 for more.

Naropa University Lectures, events in Boulder. Events on a wide variety of spirituality, social and medical topics. Visit for a schedule. Events run through April. Call 303/546-5288 for more.

theater Murder Most Fowl, The Avenue Theater, 417 E. 17th Ave., Denver. $25. Runs Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., through March 26. Call 303/321-5925 for tickets.

Narnia, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada. Runs through May 12. Call 720/898-7200 for performance dates and tickets.

3 Guys in Drag Selling Their Stuff, Theatre du Quirque, 2119 E. 17th Ave., Denver. $25. Runs Feb. 11 through March, Fri-Sun, 7 p.m. and some extra selected shows. Show times at Call 303/499-0383 for info.

Margaret Cho, comedian, Temple Buell Theater, Denver. Cho performs her "Assassin" tour on Wed., March 30. Visit or call 520-9090 for tickets.

Savion Glover, tap dancer, Paramount Theatre, 1621 Glenarm Place, Denver, 303/825-4904. Glover (star of Bamboozled) presents Improvography. Sat., April 2, 8 p.m. Visit or call 520-9090 for tickets.

Menopause the Musical, Denver Civic Theatre, 721 Santa Fe Dr., Denver. $32.50-$39.50. Tuesdays through Sundays. For tickets visit or call 303/309-3773.

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