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Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Wildflower Power, for ages 6-10. $4. Sat., July 10, 10-11:30 a.m. Plant Identification, Sat., July 10, 9 a.m. $25. Dr. Seuss the Naturalist, for ages 3-5 with adult. $4. Thurs, July 15, 10-11:15 a.m. and 1:30-2:45 p.m. Call 520-6387 for more.

Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Marsh Mania Camp, July 12-16, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $120. Reservations required at 520-6745.

Southern Front Range Walking Tours: Free. Weekends through Labor Day. In Manitou Springs call 685-5089; in Pueblo call 719/595-0242.

Evening Historic Colorado Springs Walking Tours, $5. Eight tours to various sites. Thursdays, 6:30 p.m; 5 p.m. Thurs., July 8, Evergreen Cemetery; July 15, Downtown churches, July 22, Old depot and Confluence Park. For more, call 538-6082.

North Cheyenne Cañon Park Hikes, beginning at Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd., 578-6146. Free, reservations required. Beginning Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Also children 8 yrs. old and over: Tipi Building and Ute Heritage Workshop, Saturdays, July 17 and August 21, $5 donation.

Sierra Club Outings. Hike Mt. Sherman and Mt. Sheridan. For more information and to register, contact Christie at 635-2336. Also Bear Creek Loop Hike in Sesame Canyon, Sat., July 18, 9 a.m. RSVP required to 597-3996.

Historical Tuesday Nights in July, Old Colorado City History Center and Museum, 1 S. 24th St. Free/donations. Zebulon Pike Presentation, July 13, 7 p.m.; Pioneers on the Santa Fe Trail, July 20, 7 p.m.; Walkabout Tour, July 27, 7 p.m. For more call 636-1225.

Starsmore Discovery Center Events, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd., 578-6146. Hummingbird Day, Sat., July 17, Free. Who Goes There? For ages 5 and older, Thurs., July 22, 1 p.m. Free. Starsmore Day, Sun., Aug. 8, Free.

Pikes Peak Farmer's Markets, Memorial Park, Union and Pikes Peak Ave. June 24 through October 7, 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays. For more call 574-1283.

Colorado Farm and Art Market, West Colorado Ave. between I25 underpass and Cascade Ave. Saturdays, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. through November 6. Also Malcolm with Irrational Exuberance! Sat., July 17, 8 a.m. For more call 640-6154.

Trails and Open Space Coalition Hikes, Ute Valley Park, Parking Lot, Vindicator Dr. Free. Sat., July 10, 8 a.m. For more call 633-6884.

In Their Honor Air Show. Colorado Springs Airport, Fountain Blvd. and Aviation Way. $5/children-$45/family 2-day. Aerobatic performances daily. Sat., July 10 and Sun., July 11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. For more visit

Beidleman Environmental Center Programs, 740 W. Caramillo St. Pikes Peak Tundra Walk, Sat., July 17, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. $10. Meet at Pikes Peak Highway tollgate at 8 a.m. Xeriscape and Our Natural Landscape Walk, Thurs., July 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Meet at Zeriscape Demonstration Garden, 2855 Mesa Rd. For more call 578-7088.

Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo, $4-$8 per class Safari Day Camps, $76-$85: Animals of the West, July 5-9. Bagels with Barney, Sat., July 10, 8:30 a.m. $10. Also Turtle Tuesdays with story time at 1:30 p.m. Free. Call 719/561-1452 ext. 100 or ,103.

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.

Country Western Dance Party, The Carriage Stop, 2700 W. Robinson St. $3. Smoke and alcohol free. Sat., July 10, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more call 598-8624.


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