Lend a hand
Help kids start the school year right by donating school supplies to Pueblo families in need. Simply drop off your donations at the CSU-Pueblo Library.
Teacher Education Association School Supply Drive
CSU-Pueblo Library, Wing 317D, Pueblo
Aug. 9-18, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Contact: Margie Massey, 719/549-2257
Raise your voice
Nuns from 53 churches will lead the community in remembering the anniversary of the Nagasaki bombing. The event will end with a vigil at Peterson Air Force Base.
Sisters Witness Against War
St. Mary's Cathedral, 22 W. Kiowa St.
Friday, Aug. 10, noon to 4 p.m.
Contact: Barbara Huber at firstname.lastname@example.org
Party with purpose
Help raise awareness of National Homeless Animals Day with a day in the park for you and your dog. Enjoy a rescue-dog parade, games and contests, dog-training demos, vendors and more.
Romp in the Park
Bear Creek Park Soccer Field, 21st and W. Rio Grande streets
Saturday, Aug. 18, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., free
Contact: All Breed Rescue & Training, 264-6460, haveanicedog.org
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings.