Plant a seed
Attend this mixer from the Pikes Peak Justice & Peace Commission with the theme: "Raise Your Food, Not the Sea Level." Proceeds will help advance Sunrise Garden, "a project to offer therapy to chronically homeless and mentally ill people in a community garden setting."
World Environment Day Celebration
Thursday, June 5, 5:30 p.m.
Seeds Community Café, 109 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $5
Join others on this day to clean up the 14 miles of trails in the park. Please bring gloves, sunscreen and water; lunch and extra water will be provided. RSVP to 719/748-3253 ext. 202.
National Trails Day maintenance workday
Saturday, June 7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, 15807 Teller County Road 1, Florissant
Attend this benefit for Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center, with horseback rides for kids, a cowboy lunch ($3-$5), face painting, balloon animals, a garage sale and a silent auction.
Fifth Annual Open House Fundraiser
Saturday, June 7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Mark Reyner Stables, 3254 Paseo Road
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p 44.