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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mt. Zoo Rd. Family Zoo Discovery Programs, First Saturday of month. EarthFest Celebration, Sat., June 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Outrageous Orangutans, Thurs., July 8, or Fri., July 16, 9-10 a.m. Summer camps: Zoofari, July 5-9. $130-$145. To register call 633-9925 ext. 127. Also African Rift Valley Tours begin at 10 a.m. daily until 4 p.m. For more call 633-9925 ext. 111.

YMCA Summer Events: Southeast Family Center YMCA, 2190 Jet Wing Dr. All Day Pool Party. June 26. For more call 622-3568. Also Active Older Adults Water Aerobics, Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m. Slower class 11 a.m. Downtown Family YMCA, 207 N. Nevada Ave. $18-$27. Kids Saturday Night, June 26, 5:30 p.m. Call 329-7224. Also ongoing Monday Social Activities. Call 531-6303.

The Time Machine, JoyRides Family Fun Center, 5150 Edison Ave. $3-$5. Train experience of Jurassic period, the Ice Age and more. Sat., June 26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., June 27, Noon 5 p.m. For more see .

Manitou Springs Public Library Summer Reading Program, 701 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Free. Discover New Trails at your Library. Includes mapmaking, mineral springs hike and more. For grades 1 through 8. Fridays June 11 through July 23, 10:30-11:30. Call 685-5206 to register.

Hockey Summer Camps, Sertich Ice Center, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak. Excellent instruction in a fun atmosphere. Mon., June 28-Fri., July 2, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For registration rates and more call 877/434-6977.

Teen Summer Programs/Party, East Library, 5550 N. Union. Teen Movie Trivia/Costume Contest Party, Free. Fri., June 25, 6:30-9 p.m. Register before June 23 at 531-6333 ext. 1309.

Baseball and a Movie, East Library, 5550 N. Union. Free. For teens entering grades 6-12: Meet Sky Sox players and watch Field of Dreams, Sat., July 10, 10:30 a.m. Also meet Sky Sox baseball players and watch Angels in the Outfield. Sat., July 24, 10:30 a.m.

Celebration Place, Mervyn's wing, upper floor of Citadel Mall. Featuring Through the Eyes of a Child, an art exhibition with work of kids from Pauline Memorial Elementary and Ivywild Elementary. Also summer workshops: A Creative Drama Adventure with Erica Skelcy, June 28; Making the Colors Sing, June 30. Call 597-3344 for reservations.

Summer Teen Trips, Deerfield Hills Community Center, 4290 Deerfield Hills Rd. $5-$43. Rafting on Arkansas River Tues., June 29, 8:15 a.m.-6:30 p.m. $34 youth/$43 adults.

Library Puppet Show. Free. With hilarious puppeteer Patti Smithsonian. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., June 24 at 10:30 a.m.; Rockrimmon Branch, 832 Village Center Dr., June 25 at 10:30 a.m. and Monument Branch, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., June 29 at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.; Sand Creek Branch, 1821 S. Academy, June 30 at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.

Fire Fighter Chili Cook-Off, downtown Colorado Springs. Benefits Muscular Dystrophy Assn. Fri., June 25, beginning at 4 p.m. For more call 260-8777.

Mission: Possible, Old Colorado City Branch Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Free. Silly songs, stories and comedy with Beth Epley. Wed., July 7, 10:30 a.m. For more call 634-1698.

Tuesday Nights in July, Old Colorado City History Center and Museum, 1 S. 24th St. Free/donations. Katherine Lee Bates Presentation, July 6, 7 p.m.; Zebulon Pike Presentation, July 13, 7 p.m. For more call 636-1225.

Snuggle-Up Storytimes, children ages three and up are invited to come in pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly to these evening storytimes for the whole family. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., Thursdays at 7 p.m.

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