Los Lobos — Multiple Grammy Award-winning American Chicano rock band Los Lobos was founded in 1973 in Dixon, Calif., The band is on tour, and will perform, with the Taylor Scott Band, in an all ages show in Boulder; 7 p.m., Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St, Boulder; $27.50-$35;

Boulder Friends of Jazz — Come to the Boulder Friends of Jazz jam session to listen, dance, play and enjoy; 1 p.m., Avalon Ballroom, 6185 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; $2-$10; 303-449-1888.

Boulder Philharmonic Community Concert — Join Michael Butterman and the Boulder Phil for this free family-friendly concert. Featuring a space exploration theme in honor of NASA's — and the Boulder Phil's — 60th Anniversary, the program explores concepts of history, courage and innovation. The concert will also feature an instrument petting zoo, provided by HB Woodsongs; 2 p.m., Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St, Boulder; Free; 303-449-1343,


Becky Shaw by Gina Gionfriddo — In Gina Gionfriddo's "Becky Shaw," a newlywed couple fixes up two romantically challenged friends. When an evening calculated to bring happiness takes a dark turn, crisis and comedy ensue in this wickedly funny play that asks what we owe the people we love and the strangers who land on our doorstep; 2 p.m., Louisville Center for the Arts, 801 Grant Ave., Louisville; $15-$18; 303-665-0955,


Curious Connections in Nature — See the "Curious Connections in Nature" at CU Museum of Natural History, open every day, always free; 10 a.m. Monday, CU Museum of Natural History, Henderson Building, 1036 Broadway, Boulder; free; 303-492-6892,

OutBoulder Board Game Night — Bring your own game or join a group for OutBoulder's Board Game Night; 6 p.m. Monday, Twisted Pine Brewing Company, 3201 Walnut St., Boulder; free;

Glenn Miller Orchestra — The Glenn Miller Orchestra plays three shows, today, Tuesday matinee and Tuesday evening. The orchestra is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world; 6:15 p.m. Monday, BDT Stage, 5501 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder;

Nerd Night — Join Nerd Night, an event organized by CU Boulder students to fuel public understanding of graduate and postdoctoral science research being conducted in Boulder. There will be three speakers, with talks on epilepsy development, how rocky hillslopes change over time, and Sasquatch; 7 p.m. Monday, The Outback Saloon, 3141 28th St., Boulder; free;

Introducing the Band with Mark Diamond — A weekly Tuesday night music series hosted by Mark Diamond features a different band and style of music at every show. Food and drink are available at while audience members enjoy the music; 7 p.m. Tuesday, The Post Brewing Company, 2027 13th St., Boulder; free; 720-372-3341,

An Evening with Anderson Cooper — CNN's Anderson Cooper will speak at CU. Cooper is an award-winning journalist and host of CNN's Anderson Cooper 360°. He'll speak at Macky Auditorium in an event hosted by The Distinguished Speakers Board, a CU Boulder student-led organization; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St., Boulder;