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Join Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention for a community training session that will cover the basics of what to say to someone who is contemplating suicide, what actions to take and how best to emotionally support that person.

Suicide Prevention Training

Wednesday, July 27, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Sand Creek Branch Library

1821 S. Academy Blvd., free

Contact: info@pikespeaksuicideprevention.org, facebook.com/PikesPeakSuicidePrevention

Protect the parrots

Shop for all your bird-specific needs at The Perch's sidewalk sale, including used cages, carriers and other items for your feathered friend. Money raised will benefit Metro Denver Parrot Rescue.

MDPR Sidewalk Sale Fundraiser

Saturday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Perch, 1515 S. Eighth St., free

Contact: 426-9818, shop@perchpets.com

Be cool

Bring a new backpack filled with school supplies to the Cool Grrrls club of Colorado Springs and get $1 off your Fieldhouse beer. Your donation will go to a child in a lower-income school.

Packs & Pints

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 5 to 8 p.m.

Fieldhouse Brewing Company

521 S. Tejon St., free to attend

Contact: facebook.com/CoolGrrrlsCOS

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 46.

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