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Programs at the Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6387. On Sat., May 11: Top Dogs. On Sat., May 18: 26th Annual Spring Hike. On Fri., May 4: Full Moon Hike for Kids. On Sat., May 25: Spring Wildflower Walk.

Programs at the Fountain Creek Nature Center. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6745. On Sat., May 11: Spring Bird Count. On Sat., May 11: Pressed Flower Art. On Fri., May 17: Busy Beavers. On Sat., May 18: Songs of Spring: Birding by Ear. On Sat., May 18: Beaver Tales.

Fine Arts Center Family Day, celebrating the An American Story: The Wyeth Family Tradition of Painting with storytelling, family trees and a screening of Swiss Family Robinson. Free, 634-5581. Sat., May 11, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Jack and the Beanstalk, a participation musical by the Encore! Children's Cabaret at Encore! Theater, 10 Old Man's Trail. $5, 471-PLAY. Saturdays at 1 p.m., through May 18.

First Chance Summer Dance featuring live DJs, contests and giveaways with Magic FM at the Union Depot, 132 West B Street in Pueblo. For ages 12-21. $7, 719/549-2414. Sat., May 18, 7 p.m.

Buell Children's Museum at the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe, Pueblo. $3-$4, 719/295-7200. Featuring the Crayola Dream-Makers Exhibition, through May 31.

Camp Nuhop, a residential summer camp for all children with learning disabilities, behavior disorders and attention deficit disorders in Divide, CO. Camperships available based on financial needs. For more information, call 419/289-2227. Mon.-Sat., July 8-13.

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo seeking youth Counselors-in-Training. Must be ages 14-18, able to follow directions, enjoy working with kids age 6-11, be responsible and dependable, participate in camp activities, be energetic an like working outdoors and be able to act as an appropriate role model for younger participants. $25 includes two staff t-shirts, participation in all meals. For details on how apply, call 633-9925

Summer Camps at the Mountain Park Environmental Center in Beulah, CO. Activities include hiking, tracking wildlife, bird-watching, wildflower and tree study, exploring South Creek and much more. Also featuring "Intro to Backpacking". $100-$170 per child, partial scholarships available. Call 719/485-4444 or visit

Children's Storytime every Friday at 10 a.m. and Saturday at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Dr. E. Free. Call 637-8282 for details. On April 5-6: Curious George. On May 31-June 1: Raggedy Ann. On July 5-6: Cat in the Hat.

Magician Bruce Black performing at Texas Roadhouse, 3120 N. Powers Blvd., Mondays from 5:15-7:45. At Texas Roadhouse, 595 S. 8th St., Tuesdays, 5:30-8:30 p.m. At Old Chicago, 7115 Commerce Center Dr., Wednesdays and Fridays, 6:30 p.m


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