Help people with Alzheimer's communicate through creative outlets, two hours weekly as an arts facilitator for the Alzheimer's Association. Training provided, only an art background or interest in working with the elderly necessary.
Alzheimer's Association Arts Facilitator
Alzheimer's Association, 2315 Bott Ave.
Contact: 266-8773, alz.org/co
World at home
Sign up for this eight-week Northwest Earth Institute course on how to adopt daily, sustainable environmental practices within your home and family.
Healthy Children, Healthy Planet
Wednesdays, Sept. 9 through Oct. 28, 6-8 p.m.
Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission, 332 W. Bijou St., #106; $20 book fee
Contact: RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org; for more, call 632-6189
Lead the pack
Learn to become an environmental education program leader in this month-long course. Trainees (18 and older) will be able to lead school groups on interpretive hikes, assist visitors, work special events and more.
Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Center Volunteer Training Class
Thursdays, Sept. 10 through Oct. 1, 8 a.m. to noon
Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road; Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Lane
Contact: 520-6387 (Deadline: Sept. 9)
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings starting on p. 40.