Cannabis Calendar for the Week of April 27: 4/20 Hangover

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Event organizers might be ready to move on from cannabis after 4/20, but we know you're not. Pot affairs are a little sparse compared to the overload of celebrations and rallies last week, but there's still a mix of politics, education and entertainment in this week's Cannabis Calendar.

Today at 1:30 p.m. in room 0107 of the State Capitol Building, the Colorado House Agriculture, Livestock & Natural Resources Committee will hear Senate Bill 15-014 — a bill that would tighten regulations on medical marijuana prescriptions and force cannabis caregivers to register with the state. The bill, seen as unconstitutional by some medical marijuana activists, has already passed three legislative steps.

New cannabis consultant group CanopyBoulder will host another networking event aimed at accelerating and promoting cannabis businesses tonight from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at its new headquarters at 3269 28th Street, Boulder. Learn more here.

Colorado Cannabis Entrepreneurs and agriculturalist Margaux Hansberry will host a lecture and discussion on sustainable cannabis growth through organic methods on Tuesday, April 28 at Casselman's Bar, located at 2620 Walnut Street. The lecture will begin at 7 p.m. Click here to learn more.

On Tuesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m., Green Man Cannabis founder Christian Hageseth will discuss his new book, Big Weed: An Entrepreneur's High-Stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Business, at Boulder Book Store, located at 1107 Pearl Street, Boulder. It costs $5 attend, but the admission voucher also serves as a $5 coupon off Hageseth's book. Click here for more information.

On Thursday, April 30, Colorado Free University will host a Medical Cannabis 101 class from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at 7653 East 1st Street. The stand-alone class costs $51 to attend and teaches students about the endocannabinoid system and about how cannabis works within the body. Click here to learn more.

Green Labs will host another Puff, Pass and Paint class on Saturday, May 2 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For $50, you can enjoy cannabis while local artist Heidi Keyes teaches an intimate painting lesson. Although cannabis consumption (bring your own) is encouraged, it's not required. Learn more here. 21+

The Third Biennial Mother's High Tea, a celebration of pioneering women in cannabis, will take place Thursday, May 14, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at History Colorado Center. The networking and speaking event will feature tea treats, a craft table and photo booth. Men and children are encouraged to attend. Tickets start at $35. Click here for more information.

Clover Leaf University will be hosting dispensary management and cannabis extraction courses on Thursday, May 14, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Each individual course costs $299 to attend and lasts four hours. Classes take place at 3888 East Mexico Avenue. Learn about curriculum and more here.

Know of an event that should be in the Cannabis Calendar? Send it to marijuana@westword.com

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