Help tend the vegetables, pumpkin patches and more at Venetucci Farm, to ensure a successful harvest in the fall. Call to set up a volunteer time.
Venetucci Farm Volunteer Days
Mondays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon; through August
Venetucci Farm, 5210 S. U.S. Hwy. 85
Contact: 389-1251 ext. 101,
A good bid
Celebrate the Colorado Springs Independence Center's new location with refreshments and an auction of restaurant dinners, flights and gym memberships to benefit CSIC, which helps people with disabilities be more self-sufficient.
Colorado Springs Independence Center Open House and Silent Auction
Friday, June 26, 1-4 p.m.
Colorado Springs Independence Center, 729 S. Tejon St.
Contact: 471-8181, csicindliving.org
Walk it out
Walk or run at this family fundraiser for Colorado Veterans Resource Coalition's Crawford House, a shelter for homeless veterans. All ages and abilities welcome.
Veterans' Home Run 5K Run/1K Walk
Saturday, June 27, 6 a.m. registration, 7-8:30 a.m. run
Air Academy High School, 6910 Carlton Drive, U.S. Air Force Academy, $15-$20
Contact: 205-1741, pprrun.org
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 40.
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