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Enjoy wine, beer, hors d'oeuvres and music from the Shadow Mountain Band at this fundraiser hosted by the Memorial Health System Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner/Forensic Nurse Examiner Program. Proceeds will help to raise awareness of sexual violence in the community and highlight available resources.

Sixth annual Wine and Microbrew Tasting and Silent Auction
The Warehouse
25 W. Cimarron St.
Friday, June 13, 5-8 p.m., $30-$35
Contact: 365-8666 or

Free at last
Juneteenth is the oldest celebration of the end of slavery. The African American Voice hosts a job fair, voter registration and reading of the Emancipation Proclamation with live music, vendors and more as part of the celebration.

Colorado Juneteenth Festival
UCCS Campus
1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy.
Saturday, June 14, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Contact: 528-1954 or

Clean house
There is such a thing as a free lunch, and even a free breakfast, if you help clean up Fountain Creek and Rainbow Falls today. Wear strong shoes and work gloves and arrive between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m. to register.

Rainbow Falls and Fountain Creek Cleanup
Soda Springs Park
1016 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs
Saturday, June 21, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Contact: 393-5503, 331-1115 or restorefountaincreek.org

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings.

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