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Monday, April 27
    10-11 a.m., "Donuts and the Westside Pioneer" - informal discussion about the community publication's current news, at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.

Tuesday, April 28
    6:30-8:30 p.m., Family Film Night: “Big Hero 6,” at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
   
Wednesday, April 29
    7:30 p.m., Bruce Hayes (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.

Thursday, April 30
    9-10:15 a.m., Little Wonders (“The Three Bears”) - nature activities/crafts for ages 2-3 with adult, at Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. $3. Reservations required. 520- 6387.
    7 p.m., "Dark and Stormy Night" - first of three performances by Coronado High Theater Department, in school auditorium, 1590 W. Filllmore St. $7/$5 for 10 and under. 328-3600.

Friday, May 1
    8 p.m., Arch Hooks (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.
    7 p.m., "Dark and Stormy Night" - second of three performances by Coronado High Theater Department, in school auditorium, 1590 W. Filllmore St. $7/$5 for 10 and under. 328-3600.
    8 p.m., Atomic Fireballs (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    8 p.m., Trade Mark Infringement (live music) at Mother Muff's, 2432 W. Colorado Ave. 344-8727.

Saturday, May 2
    10 a.m.-2 p.m., scheduled volunteer installation day for tile mural on parking-lot ramp walls at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Coordinated by library and Concrete Couch arts group. 634-1698.
    10 a.m. to 5 p.m., "International Space" - Star Days activities at Space Foundation's Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive. $10/some discounts. 576-8000.
    2 p.m., "Dark and Stormy Night" - third of three performances by Coronado High Theater Department, in school auditorium, 1590 W. Filllmore St. $7/$5 for 10 and under. 328-3600.
    8 p.m., Mike Nelson (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.
    8 p.m., Big Sky (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.
    8 p.m., Atomic Fireballs (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    9 p.m., Shades of Ray (live music) at Mother Muff's, 2432 W. Colorado Ave. 344-8727.

Sunday, May 3
    7:30 p.m., John Wise (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.

Friday, May 8
    7:30 p.m., The River Arkansas Rock (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.
    8 p.m., Arch Hooks (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.
    8 p.m., Jeffery Allen Band (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    8 p.m., Mule Train Express (live music) at Mother Muff's, 2432 W. Colorado Ave. 344-8727.

Saturday, May 9
    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.
     11 a.m., "The Original Frozen Five: The Founding of the AdAmAn Club") – program by Steve Morath at Old Colorado City History Center. $5. 636-1225.
     3:30-5 p.m., "Mother's Day Crafts for Teens" program at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    7:30 p.m., Mo' Kauffey (live music) at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. 632-2596.
    8 p.m., Lost Junction (live music) at Benny's, 517 W. Colorado Ave. 634-9309.
    8 p.m., Jeffery Allen Band (live music) at Mill Hill Saloon, 1668 S. 21st St. 632-6932.
    9 p.m., Mark's Midnight Carnival Show (live music) at Mother Muff's, 2432 W. Colorado Ave. 344-8727.

Ongoing
    Through June 12, “Hans Christian Andersen Storybook” - David Simpich marionette production in Simpich Showcase Theatre, 2413 W. Colorado Ave. Call for dates, times, prices. 465-2492. .
    Mondays, 7-11 p.m., Barrel House String Band (live music/jam session), at Mother Muff's, 2432 W. Colorado Ave. 344-8727.
    Monday-Saturday, various dates/times, computer-education classes at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. One-on-one opportunities also. Call for info. 634-1698.
    Mondays-Friday Various dates/times, classes/programs at at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. (access on northeast side of gymnasium building by main parking lot). Some free, some with fee. Call for info. 385-7920 x100.
    Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m.-noon, Golden Circle meals program for ages 60 and over, at Westside Community Center. $2.25 donation. Reservations needed before 2 p.m. the day before. 385-7920 x100.
    Monday, 6:30-7:30 p.m, "Stitch-Wits" - socialize during a stitching project at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Call for info. 634-1698.
    Monday, Wednesday & Thursday, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Penrose-St. Francis Health Services' Neighborhood Nurses Center, 1616 W. Bijou St., at Westside Community Center (cottage facing Bijou). Medical information. 385-7920 x304.
    Monday & Friday, 1-3 p.m., table tennis, all ages, at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. (access on northeast side of gymnasium building by main parking lot). 385-7920 x100.
    Fourth Monday, 10-11 a.m., "Donuts and the Westside Pioneer" - Donuts and the Westside Pioneer" – informal discussion with participation from Pioneer staff, at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    Tuesday, noon, Garden of the Gods Rotary meeting at Clarion Hotel, 314 W. Bijou St. Reservations requested. Cost of lunch. 930-6765.
    Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (winter hours), Old Colorado City History Center (museum/bookstore), 1 S. 24th St. 636-1225.
    Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Space Foundation's Space Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive. $10/some discounts. 576-8000.
    Tuesday & Thursday, 2:30-7 p.m., Fitness Center, at Westside Community Center, 1620 W. Bijou St. (middle building). 385-7920 x100.
    Wednesday, 9 a.m., Health Walks, leaving from Garden of the Gods Visitor Center, 1805 N. 30th St. 219-0108
    Wednesday, 1-3 p.m.; and Fridays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., pickleball, all ages, at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. (access on northeast side of gymnasium building by main parking lot). 385-7920 x100.
    Wednesday, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Westside Outreach Clinic in Penrose-St. Francis Neighborhood Nurses Center, 1616 W. Bijou St., at Westside Community Center (cottage facing Bijou). Volunteer doctor providing free care to needy. By appointment. 385-7920 x304.
    Wednesday & Thursday, 10:30 a.m., Toddler Time (ages 1-2) at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    Second Wednesday, 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 Wednesday, 1 p.m., Pikes Peak RTA board meeting in PPACG Conference Room. 471-7080.
    Second & fourth Wednesday, 7-8:30 p.m., “Great Decisions” - discussion group on international affairs, at Old Colorado City Library. Optional cost for reference book. 634-1698.
    Third Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists meeting at the Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    Thursday, 4:30-5:30 p.m., "Paws to Read" (kids read to dogs) at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
    Thursday-Saturday, live music at Motif Jazz Club, 2432 W. Cucharras St. Reservations recommended. Call for bands, times. 635-5635.
    Friday & Saturday, live music at Cucuru Gallery Cafe, 2332 W. Colorado Ave. Reservations suggested. $10 minimum order. Call for bands, times. 520-9900.
    Saturday, 7:30-11 p.m., dancing (with live band playing varying musical styles, including big band, swing, country and polka) at International Dance Club. $10 non-members. Lessons available. 633-0195.
    Second Saturday (through Aug. 2), 9 a.m.-noon, assisted bicycle repair opportunities at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. (access on northeast side of building with gymnasium, by main parking lot). 385-7920 x100.
    Third Saturday, 3-5 p.m., "OC3 Teen Advisory Board" - teen group meeting at Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. 634-1698.
   


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