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Bring your electronic waste to this site and it will be broken down and properly disposed. Nearly all of the components will be recycled, not sent to landfills or shipped to other countries.

Electronic Collection Event
100 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek
Saturday, July 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free
Contact: 719/352-2786, grxrecycles.com

Green fingers
Join a volunteer effort at 11,500 feet to replant native alpine flora in the Glen Cove Wetland on Pikes Peak. Bring lunch, water and wear sturdy clothing.

Glen Cove Wetland Restoration
Pikes Peak Highway
Saturday, July 26, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Contact: 385-0045, jlock@datawest.net

Animal attraction
More than 20 animal rehabilitation and rescue groups will come together for an adoption weekend. There will also be presentations and information booths on rescue missions for dogs to alpacas to hedgehogs.

Critter Fest
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, 201 S. Fairview St., Woodland Park
Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 2-3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Contact: 686-1820 ext. 110, rmdrc.com

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings.

  • Electronic collection, Glen Cove restoration, animal adoption


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