Michael Huttner will speak about and sign his new book, "The Resistance Handbook: 45 Ways to Fight Trump," tonight at the Boulder Book Store.
Michael Huttner will speak about and sign his new book, "The Resistance Handbook: 45 Ways to Fight Trump," tonight at the Boulder Book Store. (Courtesy Photo)

A majority of Americans have been shocked, dismayed, and disgusted — for good reason — by Trump's actions since he took office. But we aren't taking it lying down. This book is for all Americans who consider themselves part of the Resistance — people like us who wake up every day and think, "What more can I do to stop Trump?" "The Resistance Handbook: 45 Ways to Fight Trump" offers a much-needed guide to fighting Trump and building a better, more just, and more equitable America, 7:30, Boulder Book Store, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder; $5; 303-447-2074.

FILM

"Restless Creature: Wendy Whlan" This documentary offers an intimate portrait of prima ballerina Wendy Whelan as she prepares to leave New York City Ballet after a record-setting three decades with the company. One of the modern era's most acclaimed dancers, Whelan was a principal ballerina for NYCB and, over the course of her celebrated career, danced numerous ballets by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, as well as new works by more modern standout choreographers like Christopher Wheeldon and Alexei Ratmansky; many roles were made specifically for Whelan, 4:30 p.m., Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; $10-$12; 303-444-7328.


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"The Little Hours" Middle Ages, nuns behaving badly, lies, immorality, foul language, and a to-die-for cast make this new comedy a wicked guilty pleasure. Aubry Plaza, Alison Brie, Kate Micucci, John C. Reilly, Molly Shannon, Fred Armisen, and Nick Offerman, to name a few, 7 p.m., Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; $6-$11; 303-444-7328.

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap CodeCraft School is hosting a happy hour showing of "CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap" followed by a lively discussion of what it means to be a minority software engineer and how to overcome the existing hurdles. This film has been a winner at the Boulder International Film Festival and many more. It chronicles an issue that runs through the tech industry and beyond. Come join us for a mind expanding experience, 5:30 p.m., CodeCraft School of Technology, 1600 Range St., Boulder; meetup.com/CodeCraftSchool/events/239889191.

LITERARY ARTS

Read to Rover Have fun reading to a therapy dog. By popular demand, Read to Rover is now every week. Reading out loud is a great way for children to boost their reading confidence, and what better way to practice reading than to have an easygoing, four-legged friend as a reading buddy, 4 p.m., Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St., Louisville; louisvilleco.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/ICalendar?ID=11371&IsPublished=True.

MUSEUM

Tiny Stories, the Art of the Dollhouse Five handcrafted dollhouses created by Anne O'Brien. This temporary summer exhibit features houses from different eras and is meticulous in its historic detail. Approximately three feet, they feature: an 18th Century Scottish Cottage, an early 1900s dressmaker's home, a 1910 farmhouse; a 1950s home in Hannibal, Mo.; and a southern plantation home, 9:30 a.m., Lyons Redstone Museum, 340 High St., Lyons; free; 303-823-5271 or LyonsRedstoneMuseum.com.

Swift/Bohn/Smith Exhibit, Lyons Military and Baseball Heroes Swift/Bohn/Smith family artifacts exhibit includes:1895 Swift wedding photos; notes of their extraordinary baseball talents; military uniforms, medals, decorations, wartime diary, beginning with Pearl Harbor; collection of Indian artifacts; 1858 Springfield carbine that great grandfather Rodolphus Nelson Smith carried across the plains to Colorado, 9:30 a.m., Lyons Redstone Museum, 340 High St., Lyons; free; 303-823-5271 or LyonsRedstoneMuseum.com.

MUSIC

Open Mic Night 6 p.m., Twisted Pine Brewing Company, 3201 Walnut St., Boulder; twistedpinebrewing.com

Noctogon 6 p.m., Upslope Brewing Company, 1898 South Flatiron Court, Boulder; upslopebrewing.com

Tony Rosario 6:30 p.m., Dannik's Gunbarrel Corner Bar, 6525 Gunpark Drive, Boulder; danniks.com

Gipsy Kings 7:30 p.m., Chautauqua Auditorium, 900 Baseline Road, Boulder, $55-$78; chautauqua.com

Faculty Tuesdays: music+synergy featuring Harumi Rhodes, violin, and David Korevaar, piano 7:30 p.m., University of Colorado Boulder, Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder; colorado.edu/music/events

Michaela Silverston 8 p.m., The Laughing Goat, 1709 Pearl St., Boulder; thelaughinggoat.com

Eugene Tyler Band 9 p.m., The Laughing Goat, 1709 Pearl St., Boulder; thelaughinggoat.com