EVENT DATE : October 4, 6:00PM
GALVANIZE, 1023 Walnut St, Boulder, Co

The month kicks off with an evening of fast-paced storytelling and inspiration, Pecha Kucha style, with host Jay Ferracane (owner of Angry Bovine Studio and founder of “Caffeinated Mornings,” a monthly creative speaking series). “We Built this City,” will explore the contribution designers, architects, chefs, entrepreneurs, and athletes have made to the built and cultural fabric of Boulder. For more information and tickets, visit MonthOfModern.com.

EVENT DATE : October 16, 6:00PM
The Museum of Boulder, 2205 Broadway, Boulder, Co

What are the elements that turn formerly derelict areas into vibrant entertainment zones? How do neighborhoods that once were avoided become the hip places to be? Architects, planners, and developers from Santa Barbara, Denver, and Boulder will show how they went beyond gentrification to create desirable places of authenticity. For more information and tickets, visit MonthOfModern.com.