6:30-8 p.m., Live From the Denver Press Club presents "The Topic of Conversation Radio/Podcast with Rob Scoggins Jr.," who is a Denver Press Club member.
His guest is Johnny Welsh, author of "Weedgalized in Colorado: True Tales from the High Country." Pot became legal in Colorado on Jan. 1, 2014, and everything changed. Culture transformed, entrepreneurs emerged and everyone talked about it. In the heart of Colorado ski country, Frisco, everyone was talking to Johnny Welsh.
Welsh, who has worked as a bartender in Frisco for almost 20 years, will sahre good-humored stories of legalization and much more. Born in Atlantic City, N.J., he has a BA in Italian language, literature and culture from Syracuse University.
This radio program/podcast includes a 30-minute meet-and-greet session, then a one-hour recording of the show -- and you're invited to be part of the audience.
No reservations necessary; all are welcome to attend.
More info: http://livefromthedenverpressclub.com
6 p.m., Guest Bartenders are C raig Solomon and Kristin Pazulski.
Solomon, who's from New York, has joined the board of the Denver Voice, which helps the homeless. He loves the mission and goals of helping the homeless help themselves and looks forward to contributing to the success of the program.
Their Guest Bartender tips will benefit the Denver VOICE newspaper.
7 p.m., the Denver Book Club meets. The fee is $3 per person. The nonfiction work to be discussed is "Unbroken: A WWII Airman's Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption," by Laura Hillenbrand.
It's the story of World War II prisoner of war survivor Louis Zamperini. A track athlete at the 1936 Munich Olympics, Zamperini became a B-24 crewman in the U.S. Army Air Force. When his plane went down in the Pacific in 1943, he spent 47 days in a life raft, then was picked up by a Japanese ship and survived starvation and torture in labor camps. Eventually repatriated, he had a spiritual rebirth and returned to Japan to promote forgiveness and healing.
Info, RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/denverbookclub/events/227985398/?rv=eal