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Health Education at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock. Free unless otherwise noted. Registration, 385-5933. On Tues., April 23, 10 a.m.: Understanding Coronary Artery Disease. On Tues., April 30, 12:30 p.m.: Attaining optimum health with Chiropractic Care.

Classes with PILLAR, the Peak Institute for Living, Learning and Rejuvenation. Locations and fees vary. Pre-registration required: 633-4991. On Wed., April 24: A Visit with Winfield Scott Stratton. On Tues., April 30: To Kiss a Whale and The Green Man.

Senior Law Day, new issues, new solutions, presented by the El Paso County Bar Association at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Free, lunch provided. 385-5933. Sat., April 27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free mammograms and bone density screening for women who qualify at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock. 578-3111. Tues., April 30.

Care for Caregivers, a class for those who have had another adult become dependent on them. If you're stressed, confused about your feelings, or uncertain what resources are available to you, become a member of this support group. Free. Call Aimee at 385-6972 for details. On the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, through May 13, 2:15-3:30 p.m.

Fit Over Fifty at Body Sculptors Fitness Training Studio, 4743 N. Carefree Circle. Class designed to increase strength, range of motion and flexibility. Eight sessions $45, 637-0100. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:35 a.m.

Art, Creativity and Craft Classes at the Fountain Valley Senior Center, 5745 Southmoor Dr. Includes Embossed cards, oil painting, porcelain doll making, quilting, woodcarving and Creating the Story of Your Life. Times and fees vary, details. 520-6471.

The 2001 Yellow Book, a directory of over 600 senior services in El Paso, Teller and Park counties, is available at public libraries, senior centers, and the Senior Information and Assistance Center at 15 S. 7th St. Call 471-2096 for more.

Adults with Aging Parents Group for those dealing with issues of an aging parent of friend. On the fourth Monday of the month, 6:30-8 p.m., at Penrose Hospital Cancer Conference Room A, 2215 N. Cascade Ave. On the second Tuesday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m., at the Monument/Woodmoor Fire Department, 1855 Woodmoor Dr. Details, 266-8773.

Legal and business services at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock. 385-5933. Free unless otherwise noted. Notary Public Service: Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. 5 p.m. $1 suggested donation. Legal counseling: 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month, 2-4 p.m. Appointments required. Career/Job Search Counseling: Make appointments by calling Lynn Dyatt, 578-5444. Health Insurance Counseling: Make appointments by calling Lisa Hietela, 635-4861. Real Estate Q & A: 3rd Wednesday of each month, 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Dance to live Big Band and modern music by volunteer bands at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock, 385-5933. $2 donation suggested. Thursdays, 1:30-3 p.m. Every second and fourth Friday, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

The Fountain Valley Senior Center offers classes in art, health education, money management and more, as well as clubs, field trips and special events for all interests. Transportation, meal planning and shopping assistance available. To find out about activities, call 520-6471.

The Senior Community Service Employment Program offers part-time work to people over 55 to help them upgrade their skills. Meanwhile, SCSEP helps place participants in full-time positions. For more, 635-3579.

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