Put on your thinking cap
Go old-school and join Colorado Speaker of the House Andrew Romanoff and State Rep. Michael Merrifield in a town hall meeting about building excellence in K-12 public education.
Hold the fort
Discuss how our community will respond to the influx of 40,000 new Fort Carson soldiers and family members. Early-bird workshops start at 3:30 p.m., followed by a panel discussion at 5 p.m.
Fort Carson Expansion
Town Hall Meeting
4 S. Cascade Ave.
Monday, Jan. 14, 3:30-7 p.m., free
Contact: 439-7544, email@example.com
Give your right arm
A single blood donation takes less than an hour and can help three patients; plus, donors get a free long-sleeved T-shirt for their time. See, it's painless.
Bonfils Blood Drive
The Promenade Shops at Briargate
1885 Briargate Pkwy.
Saturday, Jan. 19, noon to 4 p.m.
Contact: 800/365-0006, bonfils.org
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings.