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Lifelong Learning Programs with D11, including Managing rental property, Planting trees & shrubs, Button flower pots, Fold leaf techniques, Mat board cutting intro and more. Classes begin March 8-31. Visit or call 520-2384 for more.

Foreclosure Alternatives, East Library 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Classes on how to avoid foreclosure and how to help others to avoid it as well. March 10, April 26, May 10, June 28, 6-7 p.m. Call 260-9515 to register.

Old Colorado City Historical Society Lectures, O.C.C. History Center, 1 S. 24th St. Donations accepted. Featuring Richard Marold's performance as Winfield Scott Stratton. Fri., March 11, 10 a.m. Call 636-1225 for more.

Mineral Springs Foundation Historical Speakers, Community Congregational Church, Manitou Springs, 103 Pawnee Ave., 685-5255. Free, all at 3 p.m. Health of the Environment, March 6. The Archival History of Manitou, March 20.

Whitewater Club Kayak Sessions, Cheyenne Mountain High School.Aquatics Center, 1200 Cresta Road. Sessions every Sunday Jan. 16-April 10, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Call 538-5873 for more.

Tesoro Foundation Historic Lecture Series, The Fort, 19192 Highway 8, Morrison. $40-$50. All lectures preceded by cocktails and dinner starting at 6 p.m. "Dust to Dust: Memorial Deaths in the American West by Patty Limerick and Dr. Scoggin on Sun., March 13. "Curtis Prints: Wife of Moon" by Margaret Coel on Sun., April 3. For reservations, call 303/697-2282.

Real Estate Investors Group, Radisson Inn North, 8110 N. Academy Blvd. $15. Learn the seven deadly mistakes that investors make that cost them money. March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7, 6 p.m. Call 800/665-7051 ext. 350 for more

From Torture to Truth: The Journey of Sr. Dianna Ortiz, CC's Gates Common Rm. in Palmer Hall. Free. Ortiz is an Ursuline nun and missionary teacher who was kidnapped, brutally tortured and gang raped by US-trained and funded Guatemalan security forces in 1989. Tues., March 8, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.

Becoming a Love and Logic Parent, Ruth Washburn Cooperative Nursery School, 914 N. 19th St. $80/person, $110 for couple. Runs March 8, 15, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26, 6-8 p.m. Call 685-4524 or visit for more.

Sky High: Major Gift Strategies to Engage and Excite your Donors and Prospects, United Way Building, 518 N. Nevada Ave. $10 includes box lunch. Nick G. Costa speaks at this Audio Conference. Tues., March 10, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 573-1447 for more.

I Am Consciousness Workshop, Unity Church in the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Rd. $20. John Maxwell Taylor speaks. Tues., March 15, 7-9 p.m. Call 471-4556 for more.

Healing with the Tao Workshop, , Unity Church in the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Rd. $20. John Maxwell Taylor speaks. Sun., March 13, 2-4 p.m. Call 471-4556 for more.

UCCS Anthropology Lecture Series, UCCS University Center Theater, room 302, 1420 Austin Bluffs Blvd. All start at 7 p.m. New Views on Ancient Chaco, March 10. San Pedro Project: Archaeology of Caste War Era Maya in Belize, March 17. Call 660-4908 for more.

Becoming a Love and Logic Teen Parent. $80/person, $110 for couple. March 10, 17, 31, April 7, 14, 21, 28, 6-8 p.m. Call 685-4524 or visit for more.

An Intimate Evening with Carl Jung, Unity Church in the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Rd. $15. A fun evening of entertainment. Fri., March 18, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 471-4556 for more.

Looking for more Lectures and Learning opportunities? Check out our full online version of the community calendar at, click on "Calendar" on the left hand side of the page!

How Past Lives Affect Us Today and What to Do About It, East Library, Community Room II, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Sat., March 19, 1-2 p.m. Call 578-1470 for more.

Bee Keeping School, Masonic Temple, 455 El Paso Blvd. $35 per person or family. A two-part course on all aspects of beekeeping in the Pikes Peak region. Sat., April 2, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sun., April 8, 8 a.m. to noon. Call 632-0075 for more.

Colorado College Events, various locations, call 389-6607 for more. Hybrids, Hydrogen and the Future of Cars, Mon., March 7, 7:30 p.m., free. Art, Food, Religion: Three Trajectories, Tues., March 8, 7:30 p.m., free. American Cultural Studies: Scholarship and Social Justice, Wed., March 9, noon to 2 p.m., $15. Desert's Edge Clarinet Duo, Thurs., March 10, 7:30 p.m., free. At the Caf Carlton, March 10-12, 8 p.m., free.

Home Depot Workshops, all locations, call 800/430-3376 to find one. March clinics: Tuesdays at 7 p.m., laminate flooring. Thursdays at 7 p.m., ceramic tiling. Fridays at 7 p.m., fun with color and faux. Saturdays at 10 a.m., measuring and installing window treaments. Saturdays at 2 p.m., prepping and painting interiors. Sundays at 2 p.m., using a finish nailer.

Barnes and Noble Events, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Book signings: Charles Wilkinson signs Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations on Sat., Mar. 12 at 2 p.m. John Glerach signs Still Life with Brook Trout on Fri., April 8 at 7 p.m. Kacy Barnett-Gramckow signs Crown in the Stars on Sat., April 23, 2 p.m.

Memorial Hospital Events, 1400 E. Boulder St., call 365-2438 for more. Classes offered include: sensational sitters, breastfeeding basics, infant/toddler safety, infant health & illness, stop smoking, couples massage and more. Call 444-CARE for more on classes.

PILLAR Classes, call 633-4991 for locations and more info. Classes for March include A Mind and Energy Perspective for Health, Gear up for Golf, Creating Peace in Your World, Following the Flag, I Will be Well, Opera Around the World in Three Days, Healing Touch, Weight Loss Dilemma, Religious Pluralism, Exploring our Fear of Death and more.

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