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Get Weedgalized: Learn and Laugh About the Greening of Colorado in This Week's Pot Events

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Cannabis Clinicians of Colorado has postponed its monthly meeting from Tuesday, January 19, to Tuesday, February 2. The meeting will still take place at 6:30 p.m. (although the location has yet to be determined), when members will be updated on Colorado's medical marijuana regulations and hear a presentation on cannabis and pregnancy from Dr. Laura Borgelt. The meeting is $15 for regular CCC members and $30 for non-members. E-mail [email protected] for updates on the meeting location.

On Tuesday, January 19, Green Labs will host Bend and Blaze – a free, 21+ vinyasa yoga class with optional cannabis consumption – from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Participants must register on the Bend and Blaze eventbrite page.

Christian/marijuana support group Stoners 4 Jesus — a church group whose members embrace the spiritual connection that cannabis brings them — holds weekly Bible-study meetings from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday at Quince Essential Coffee House.

The Denver Press Club will host the official release of Weedgalized in Colorado: True Tales from the High Countrya colorful and informative book about Colorado's "historic transformation into a cannabis-friendly state"– at 6 p.m. on Friday, January 22. Written by Colorado bartender/comedian/author Johnny Welsh (who will be on hand to sign copies), Weedgalized is a funny take on the cannabis scene that also offers detailed information on the industry. Attendance is free, but the book will run you around $20.


Interested in learning about medical marijuana but don't know where to start? Green Flower Media is putting on a free virtual conference about cannabis on Saturday, January 23, and Sunday, January 24. The health summit will stream over the web as it covers marijuana's relationship with cancer, PTSD and pain treatment, as well as the endocannabinoid system, CBDs and more. Presenters include Steve DeAngelo of Harborside Health Center, Nurse Heather of the American Cannabis Nurses Association, and Uwe Blesching of the Cannabis Health Index. Register to watch the conference at the Cannabis Health Summit website.

The Denver Kush Club and Spangalang Brewery are hosting Vinyl Sundays — weekly parties dedicated to sharing the love of records, beer and ganja — at Spangalang. The Denver Kush Club will hand out free joint cards and merchandise while Spangalang forgets to charge full price for beers. Bring in some vinyl records to share and receive $1 off each beer. 21+

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Thomas Mitchell has written about all things cannabis for Westword since 2014, covering sports, real estate and general news along the way for publications such as the Arizona Republic, Inman and Fox Sports. He's currently the cannabis editor for westword.com.
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