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    NOTE: Events listed are free unless a fee is shown.


Wednesday, Sept. 3
    8 p.m., The Mule Train Express (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.

Friday, Sept. 5
    5-8 p.m., First Friday ArtWalk - self-guided tour of participating galleries in Old Colorado City. 520-9494.
     8 p.m., Atomic Fireballs (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632- 6932.
    9 p.m., Wolfgang (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634- 9309.

Saturday, Sept. 6
    9 a.m.-Noon, Honey Harvest Demonstration - program at Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. $3. Reservations required. 520-6387.
    10 a.m.-2 p.m., "Partners in Parks," celebration/information event by Friends of Red Rock Canyon, aimed at friends groups in the region. Location is second parking lot (the one with a picnic area) from High Street exit off Highway 24 into Red Rock Canyon Open Space. 306-4698.
    4:30-7:30 p.m., Dennis Bueno (live music) outdoors on Gold Hill Mesa's Green, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive. 633-2202.
    8 p.m., Blue Ribbon Healers (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.
    8 p.m., Atomic Fireballs (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632- 6932.
     9 p.m., Westside Rhythm Kings (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.

Sunday, Sept. 7
    8 a.m., Race for the Cure (5K run or walk as breast cancer fundraiser) by Komen Foundation, through Garden of the Gods, with main activity in Rock Ledge Ranch parking lot. 632-8887.

Monday, Sept. 8
    6 p.m., "An Evening with Theodore Roosevelt" - presentation by Don Moon at meeting of Pikes Peak Posse of the Westerners at Masonic Hall, 1130 Panorama Drive. $16 (includes dinner). Reservations requested. 473-0330.

Wednesday, Sept. 10
    7:30 p.m., Chauncy Crandall (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.

Thursday, Sept. 11
    12:30-2 p.m., Westside Lively Exchange Book Club - discussion of “Who Owns the Ice House? Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur,” by Clifton L. Taulbert, at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. 385-7920 x100.

Friday, Sept. 12
    11 a.m., "The East End Yard Limits" - presentation on the Colorado City yards of the Midland Railroad by Tom Van Wormer, at Old Colorado City History Center, 1 S. 24th St. $5. 636-1225.
    Noon-6 p.m., first day of 36th annual Holly Berry House Folk Art Festival, at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, off Gateway Road at 30th Street. $6 and down. 578-6777.
    4-5:30 p.m., "Tech Club" - program for ages 8-12 at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    7:30-9:30 p.m., Eryn Bent (live music) at Jives Coffee Lounge, 16 Colbrunn Ct. 937-5483.
    8 p.m., George Duncan & the Moonlighters (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    9 p.m., 40oz Freedom Fighters (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634- 9309.

Saturday, Sept. 13
    9 a.m.-6 p.m., second day of Holly Berry House Folk Art Festival, at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site. $6 and down. 578-6777.
    10 a.m.-2 p.m., 17th annual Cemetery Crawl at Fairview Cemetery, 1000 S. 26th St., organized by Old Colorado City Historical Society. $10 (free for ages 12 and under). 636-1225.
    10:30-11:30 a.m., Walking Tour of Old Colorado City, led by staff of Old Colorado City Library (and leaving from there), 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    4:30-7:30 p.m., Davina & the Vagabonds (live music) outdoors on Gold Hill Mesa's Green, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive. 633-2202.
    8 p.m., McDeviants (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.
    8 p.m., George Duncan & the Moonlighters (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    9 p.m., Austin Johnson (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.

Sunday, Sept. 14
    10 a.m.-4 p.m., third (last) day of Holly Berry House Folk Art Festival, at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site. $6 and down. 578-6777.

Ongoing
    Through Sept. 6, “The Secret Garden” - David Simpich marionette production in Simpich Showcase Theatre, 2413 W. Colorado Ave. Call for times, prices. 465-2492.
    Various dates/times, computer-education classes at Old Colorado City Library. One-on-one opportunities also. Call for info. 634-1698.
    Most days, one or more 15-30-minute nature/history presentations at Garden of the Gods Visitor Center. Call for info. 219-0108.
   Sundays, 8:30-11:30 p.m. (beginners class at 7:30), dance night organized by Front Range Swing and Blues at International Dance Club, 2422 Busch Ave. $5. 472-4243.
    Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m, "Stitch-Wits" - socialize during a stitching project at Old Colorado City Library. Call for info. 634-1698.
    Mondays-Thursdays, 1-3:30 p.m. (except 2nd & 4th Tues.), Nurse Center at Westside Community Center. 385-7920 x100.
    Mondays and Fridays, 1-3 p.m., table tennis, all ages, at Westside Community Center. 385-7920 x100.
    Tuesdays, noon, Garden of the Gods Rotary meeting at Clarion Hotel, 314 W. Bijou St. Reservations requested. Cost of lunch. 930-6765.
    Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Space Foundation's Space Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive. $9/some discounts. 576-8000.
    Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., warmer-season hours for Old Colorado City History Center, 1 S. 24th St. 636-1225.
   Wednesdays, 9 a.m., Health Walks, leaving from Garden of the Gods Visitor Center, 1805 N. 30th St. 219-0108.
    Wednesdays, 1-3 p.m.; and Fridays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., pickleball, all ages, at at Westside Community Center. 385-7920 x100.
    Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m., Toddler Time (ages 1-2) at Old Colorado City Library. 634-1698.
    Second Wednesdays, 9 a.m., meeting of Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) Board of Directors, in PPACG Conference Room, 15 S. 7th St. 471-7080.
    Second Wednesdays, 1 p.m., Pikes Peak RTA board meeting in PPACG Conference Room. 471-7080.
    Third Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists meeting at the Old Colorado City Library. 634-1698.
    Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m., "Paws to Read" (kids read to dogs) at Old Colorado City Library. 634-1698.
    Thursdays-Saturdays, live music at Motif Jazz Club, 2432 W. Cucharras St. Reservations recommended. Call for bands, times. 635- 5635.
    Saturdays (through Oct. 25), 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Farmers Market in Bancroft Park. 574-1283.
    Saturdays, 3-5 p.m., "OC3 Teen Advisory Board" - monthly teen meeting at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    Saturdays, 7:30-11 p.m., dancing (with live big band, country, Latin, swing or polka music) at International Dance Club. $10. 633-0195.
    Second Saturdays (through Aug. 2), 9 a.m.-noon, assisted bicycle repair opportunities at Westside Community Center. 385-7920 x100.


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