March with other students in a nationwide movement to create awareness for the harmful effects of bullying and harassment on the young LGBT community.
National Day of Silence Rally
Friday, April 17, 5-8 p.m.
Steps of City Hall, 107 N. Nevada Ave.
Contact: 940/367-4272, dayofsilence.org
Stretch your legs by walking or running to raise money for local autism nonprofits.
Alpine Autism Center second annual Autism Awareness Month 5K Walk/Run
Saturday, April 18, 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. start
America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive, $10 per individual, $20 per family
Contact: 955-3767, firstgiving.com/aaccs
Close to home
Join others in a screening of this film about sustainability, hosted by Transition Manitou Springs, an organization seeking to "relocalize" Manitou's resource networks.
The Power of Community
Monday, April 20, 6:30 p.m.
Manitou Springs Public Library, 701 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, free
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings.