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Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Section 16 Hike: A Journey Through Geologic Time, Sat., June 5, 9 a.m.-noon. $3. Junior Naturalists Nature Camp, June 7-11, 9 a.m.-noon. $80. Reservations required. Big Bear Day, Sun., June 20, Noon-4 p.m. $3. Call 520-6387 for more.

Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Twos & Threes Outdoors: Things with Wings, Tue., June 8, 3-4 p.m. $3. Marsh Mania Camp, June 14-18 and Bugs N Birds, June 28-July, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; $120. Reservations required at 520-6745.

Seven Bridges Hike. Join Trails and Open Space Coalition for a 4-mile moderate hike. Free. Sat., June 12 at 8 a.m. Also Red Rock Canyon Hike, Fri., June 11 or June 25 at 9 a.m. Call 633-6884 for more information.

Volksmarch at Gossage Youth Sports Complex, Gossage Ball Park, 3950 Mark Dabling Blvd. The Falcon Wanderers Volksmarch will hold 5K and 10K family oriented walking event. Sat., June 12. For more call 264-1178.

North Cheyenne Canyon Park Hikes, beginning at Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd., 578-6146. Free, reservations required. Adults and children over ten with adults invited to bring water, rain gear, hiking stick and sense of adventure. Beginning Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Also children 8 yrs. old and over: Ute Heritage Workshop, Saturdays, June 19, July 17 and August 21, $5 donation.

Sierra Club Outings. Full-day hike, South Park ridge to Bristlecone Pines, Sat., June 19. Contact Gary at 685-9304 or .

Starsmore Discovery Center Events, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd., 578-6146. Free. History of Mary and James Starsmore Lecture, Sun., June 13, 1:30 p.m. Free.

Rocky Mountain Model Engineering Show, Western Museum of Mining and Industry, 125 Gleneagle Dr., Gleneagle. $3-$7 museum admission. June 11, 12 and 13. Open Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Reservations requested. Call 488-0880.

Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo, $4-$8 per class. Programs include Zoo Crew Summer Youth Program, $60. Students develop leadership skills, learn to care for variety of farm and domesticated animals. Scholarships available. Ten weeks, June 7-August 14. Also Safari Day Camps, $76-$85: Let's Fly, June 7-11; A for Africa, June 21-25; Animals of the West, July 5-9. Call 719/561-1452 ext. 100 or ,103.

Sky Sox Home Games, Sky Sox Stadium, 4385 Tutt Blvd. $4.25-$8.50. Home games on June 5-8, June 14-17, June 22-29, July 4-11, July 23-26, Aug. 5-11, Aug. 17-24 and Sept. 3-6. For ticket information, call 591-SOXX or visit

Burning Issues Workshop, Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd. $57. An interactive, multi-media workshop for teachers of K-12 covering wildfire issues. June 8 and 9, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. For more call 303/275-5358.

Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, 1805 N. 30th. Free; some programs $1-$2. Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily; Nature Presentations and Multi-media Movie, various times daily; Become a Junior Ranger, available daily; Prairie Falcon Walks, 5 p.m. daily. For more call 219-0108.

Broadmoor Skating Club Exhibitions, Olympic Rink at the Ice Hall, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. Free. Fire and Ice Exhibition featuring members of BSC and visiting skaters. June 11, 6:30-8 p.m., June 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 579-6570 or 492-7566 for details.

Pueblo Days on the Riverwalk, at Boathouse, 101 S. Union, Pueblo. Free. With summer discounts on boat rides and fun activities. Tuesdays, May through August. For more call 719/595-0242.

Ridefinders Bike Week, June 19-26. Explore alternative transportation. Includes Starlight Spectacular night ride, June 19; bike-to-work breakfast, June 23; and festival, June 26 with Cycle Safety Circus for Kids from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more, call 385-7431.

dance parties and workshops Swing in the Springs, Downtown VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $5. Free swing lessons with the price of admission. Every Sun., 7:30-10 p.m. All ages. For more, call 266-6453.

Salsa Dance Class, VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak, $50-$85. Five week session begins Mon., June 7, 7-9 p.m. Call 575-0220 for more.

Stars in Your Eyes Steak and Shrimp Dinner and Auction, Runyon Theater, 611 N. Main St., Pueblo. $45. June 4, 5, 12 at 7 p.m., June 6 at 2 p.m., June 11 at 6 p.m.Call 719/564-0579 for more.

Country Western Dance Party, The Carriage Stop, 2700 W. Robinson St. $3. Smoke and alcohol free. Sat., June 12, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more call 598-8624.


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