As soon as your stones hit the surface, multiple ripples pulsate outward from the points of impact. They continue expanding until their arcs collide with one another—concentric rings break over one another—until one dominates and pushes its own energy forward.
To help you understand how Colorado became a state and continues to prosper, we will look at the ripples of Events, Leadership, and Legacies of THREE CENTURIES OF COLORADO HISTORY: 1776-1876–One hundred years to statehood; 1876-1976—Colorado’s Centennial; and 1976-2076—Colorado’s Bicentennial.
What regional and national events pushed Colorado to statehood, propelled growth, and still impact your life today?
Who are the Native American, Hispanic American, European American, African American and Asian American leaders who shaped and continue to shape Colorado history—and you?