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Attend this mixer from the Pikes Peak Justice & Peace Commission with the theme: "Raise Your Food, Not the Sea Level." Proceeds will help advance Sunrise Garden, "a project to offer therapy to chronically homeless and mentally ill people in a community garden setting."

World Environment Day Celebration

Thursday, June 5, 5:30 p.m.

Seeds Community Café, 109 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $5

Contact: sustain@ppjpc.org, ppjpc.org


Join others on this day to clean up the 14 miles of trails in the park. Please bring gloves, sunscreen and water; lunch and extra water will be provided. RSVP to 719/748-3253 ext. 202.

National Trails Day maintenance workday

Saturday, June 7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, 15807 Teller County Road 1, Florissant

Contact: uppersouthplatte.org/Volunteer

House party

Attend this benefit for Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center, with horseback rides for kids, a cowboy lunch ($3-$5), face painting, balloon animals, a garage sale and a silent auction.

Fifth Annual Open House Fundraiser

Saturday, June 7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mark Reyner Stables, 3254 Paseo Road

Contact: 634-4173, diamondbit55@aol.com, cstrc.org

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p 44.

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