Cannabis Calendar for the Week of September 15

Cannabis activists and industry workers have a busy day ahead of them today and tomorrow, between the CannaSearch job fair and Colorado Board of Health rulemaking hearing, both of which are scheduled to start early tomorrow morning. And there's a lot more here for your dank datebooks, too.

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Visit Mile High Station, 2027 West Colfax Avenue, on Tuesday, September 16, for CannaSearch, a cannabis-related career fair featuring industry training and networking. Job-seekers can attend for free. It runs from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.; visit for information.

The Colorado Board of Health is holding a rulemaking hearing to discuss 5 CCR 1006-2, Medical Use of Marijuana, which would change how medical information is collected, limit the number of caregivers permitted and more tomorrow, Tuesday, September 16. The hearing is in the Old Supreme Court Chambers in the State Capitol Building, 200 East Colfax Avenue, and begins at 8:30 a.m. today. Visit for the meeting agenda and details about the rules.

There's a Mile High Young Professionals industry panel discussion tomorrow night that will examine the effect of Amendment 64 on the state since the law's implementation. It runs Tuesday, September 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the EXDO Event Center, 1399 35th Street. Visit for details.

A live teleclass (class held over the telephone), "Can Cannabis Cure Cancer?," will be held on Wednesday, September 17, at 7 p.m. Admission is $4.20. Learn more at

Hit the Green with Walking Raven, a charity golf tournament, starts at 1:30 pm. at the Park Hill Golf Club, 4141 East 35th Avenue, on Sunday, September 21. Proceeds will benefit the Colorado Aids Project, and admission starts at $115 for a single. Call 720-327-5613 or e-mail Wellspring hosts an invite-only ribs-and-doughnuts anniversary bash at Cervantes' Other Side, 2637 Welton Street, featuring YAMN, Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, and Dean Ween and Glenn McLelland of Ween. It happens on Monday, September 22; call 303-297-1772 or visit

The Grow School continues its intensive one-day courses that will teach you everything you need to know about growing marijuana; the course includes a tour of a legal grow. The next classes are Monday, September 22; Wednesday, September 24; Saturday, September 27; Sunday, September 28; and Monday, September 29. Each class runs from noon to 5 p.m. and costs between $99 and $249. Visit for more information.

There's a bring-your-own-cannabis (BYOC) party in Grand Junction on Friday, September 26 -- the Canna-Ball, featuring a DJ, speakers and more. It starts at 7 p.m., and tickets are $20 to $25. Visit
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