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Sign language class, West Center for Intergenerational Learning, 25 N. 20th St. $30. Tues., Nov. 23-30, 6-7:30 p.m. for more, call 385-7920.

Lifelong learning classes, with School District 11. $12-$73. Register now for microwave meals, computer novice 2, candle jewelry, Christmas tree bulb vases or managing rental property classes. Classes begin Nov. 18-Dec. 14. Call 520-2384 for more.

West Center for Intergenerational Learning, 25 N. 20th St., 385-7920. Classes include candle jewelry, natural soap making, medieval English swordplay, pruning trees and shrubs, Spanish 2, exercise, massage, crafts, bridge and more. Call 385-7920 for more.

Old Colorado City Historical Society Talks, OCC History Center, 1 S. 24th St. Mary Jane Rust talks about Who is the Green Man? Fri., Nov. 12, refreshments at 10:30 a.m., talk at 11 a.m. Call 636-1225 for more.

Educational Tourism Opportunities in Mexico, UCCS University Center rm. 116, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. John Harner, geography Professor speaks for Curiousity Unlimited. Fri., Nov. 12, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Call 598-2131 for more.

Strength for Life, Sheraton, 2886 S. Circle Dr. $35/single, $50/couple. Max Davis speaks, tickets include a copy of his latest book Desperate Dependence. Fri., Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m. Call Janet at 522-0109 for more.

Exploring Quantum Phenomena, Consciousness and YOU!, Unity Church in the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Rd. $15. Lecture with Cornelia Jarcia on What (the bleep) is the nature of reality and why (the bleep) do you care? Fri., Nov. 12, 7 p.m. Call 635-3125 for more.

Getting Answers from God through Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel, East Library, community room 2, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Sat., Nov. 13, 1 p.m. Call 578-1470 for more.

Home for the Holidays Baking, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $15. Learn how to make baklava, pumpkin pecan tassies and more food as well as table decorating. Sat., Nov. 13, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call 633-0655 ext. 31 to register.

Cosmo-Geopolitics, Celebration Community Room, 2207 W. Colorado Ave. $25 donation. A Kabbalistic presentation of the conflict in the Middle East taught by Rabbi Joel Bakst. Nov. 14, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 685-0999 or visit for more.

Photographic Tour of Costa Rica, DOW Office, 4255 Sinton Rd. Free. Photographer and zoologist Stephen Vaughan presents a photographic presentation on this small, biologically diverse country. Mon., Nov. 15, 7-8:30 p.m. Call 531-7076 for more.

Faces of Homelessness, CC's Bemis Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Homeless members of the community talk about their experience and what can be done to help them. Mon., Nov. 15, 8 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.

Homelessness Symposium, CC's Bemis Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Activists discuss the issues of homelessness in Colorado Springs and their experiences working with the problem. Tues., Nov. 16, 8 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.

NPR's Juan Williams Lecture, CC's Armstrong Theatre, Armstrong Hall NE corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Williams presents reflections on the Meaning of the 2004 Election. Tues., Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.

Introduction to Permaculture, Justice and Peace Commission, 214 E. Vermijo. $5/session, $25/series. Becky Elder of the Pikes Peak Permaculture Institute teaches an introductory course. Tues., Nov. 16- Dec. 14, 6:30-8 p.m. Call 623-6189 for more.

Tolerance, Diversity in the Pikes Peak Region Talk, CC's Worner Center, Perkins Lounge, NW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free. A community conversation about tolerance and diversity and whether they are essential to a healthy economy in our region. Tues., Nov. 16, 5:30-7 p.m. Visit for more.

Wireless LAN Security, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. $3-$10. Sponsored by the Assoc. of Internet Professionals, speakers include Steve Dickey and special agent Shannon Stearns. Tues., Nov. 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Call Shawn at 337-3325 for more.

Innovations in Fundraising, Village at Skyline, 2365 Patriot Heights. $75-$95. Hosted by the Assoc. of Fundraising Professionals. Featuring Robert Burdenski on Innovations in Annual Giving: Ten Departures that Worked. Tues., Nov. 16, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 659-6086 to RSVP.

Zoroastrian & Parsi Talk, CC's International Studies Program House. Free. Professor Rashna Batliwala Singh leads a discussion about the Parsi area of India and the Zoroastrian religion. Thurs., Nov. 18, 4-5:30 p.m. Call 227-8282 to RSVP before Nov. 15.

Jungian Lecture, Unity Church, 1945 Mesa Rd. $5-$10. Jeffrey Ruff, Ph.D. speaks on The Wedding of Sophia: Wisdom of the Divine Feminine. Fri., Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Call 685-4205 for more.

Sean Hannity Talk, World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd., 576-2626 for tickets. $17-$52. Conservative ABC talk show host of Hannity and Colmes speaks on Nov. 20, 1:30 p.m.

Aerospace Activities on the Front Range, Pioneer Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Free, reservations encouraged. Rick Sturdevant and David Spires present. Sat., Nov. 20, 2 p.m. Call 385-5990 for more.

Disconnecting from the Collective Conscious/Unconscious Matrix, Celebration Community rm., 2207 W. Colorado Ave. $55. Shari Billger (Dove of Light), psychic, answers one question for each participant. Sun., Nov. 21, 1-6 p.m. Call 635-3125 for more.

Wine and Beer Making Classes, My Home Brew Shop, 5923 N. Academy Blvd. Learn the basics from a brewer with 20 years experience. Classes avail. by appt. Call 528-1651 for more.

Kabbalah Classes and Seminars, by Rabbi Joel David Bakst. Classes are ongoing. Visit or call 685-0999 for more info.

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