American Numismatic Association Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., 632-2646. Open Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. noon to 4 p.m. Free. Featuring Barter, Bits and Dollars: The Money of Colonial America runs through Oct.
Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Open Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments avail. Featuring Elements by Lincoln Manuel, a three dimensional mixed media encaustics exhibit. Runs May 6 through May 29.
Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1861. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Featuring dreamer's art, paintings, sculpture and poetry derived from dreams. Runs through May 20.
Coffee Warehouse, 526 S. Tejon St., 227-8639. Featuring a photography exhibit by Bethany Demarco, Ev Demarco and Nancy Moore. Runs May 1-30.
Colorado College Coburn Gallery, Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6607. Open Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring Senior Studio Majors Exhibition, runs through May 22.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $5-$10. Open Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibits include Chihuly through Aug. 14.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Featuring Imported Elegance: Kashmir and European Shawls of Paisley Design through June. Free lecture on Chipeta, wife of Ute Chief Ouray on Sat., May 21, 2 p.m.
Cottonwood Gallery, 25 Cimino Dr., 520-1899. Open Tues.-Thurs., Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to noon. Featuring Expressions En Plein Air, plein air works by a variety of artists. Runs through May 31.
L.I.W. Cargo, 713 Manitou Ave., 685-0452. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Colorado plein air watercolorist, Randy Hale. Runs through May 30.
PICK Orly's Art Gallery, 730 S. Tejon St., 630-3371. Open Tues.-Fri., 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sat., 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring the work of Carol Martinelle's. Also includes pieces by Kevin Weckbach, Sparky LeBold, Richard Alan Nichols, Thomas J. Owen, Desmond O'Hagan, Andi Mascarenas and Chris Alvarez. Runs through May 21.
Phototroph Gallery, 16 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1313. Open Wed.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Grand re-opening with new photography show by Manitou artist Andrea Modica. Show runs May 7-31.
Pikes Peak Community College's Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring Art Students Spring Exhibit through June 18.
Public library exhibits, free. Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., featuring Taylor Elementary School Art, Terry Barber's Collage Art and National Assoc. of Parliamentarians through May 31. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., Monument featuring Amateur Photographers from the Tri-Lakes Region, Boutique Beads by Karen through May 31. Ruth Holley Branch, 685 N. Murray Blvd. featuring Karen Standridge's Interpretive Landscapes through May 31.
Pueblo Convention Center, 3020 Central Main St., 719/542-1100. Featuring artwork by Don Woodard and Rayann Orr through Dec. 31.
Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/295-7200. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $3-$4, free to members. John Suhay's Candid Miscellaneous through May 14.
Smokebrush Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., Suite 102. Open Wed., Fri., Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Uncle Wilber's Watery World through May 20.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Highway 105, Palmer Lake, 719/481-0475. Open Tues.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring Art Talks and Salons on Fridays through May 20 at 6 p.m.
art events and openings Life Drawing Classes, Galeria da la Luz, 14 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. Classes on Sunday evenings from 6-9 p.m. through May. Call 685-9161 for more.
Garden of the Gods Visitor Center, 1805 N. 30th St., 634-6666. Featuring seven new wall murals by Doug Rouse. Opening with artist reception on Thurs., May 12, 5-8 p.m. Call 201-1966 for more.
Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring Green Spirit, a sculpture, pottery, jewelry and wall art show by Brenda and Jeremiah Houch. Runs May 13 to June 13. Opens Fri., May 13, 5-8 p.m.
Komitor Studio, 741 Panorama Dr., 635-8456. Featuring Mentor & Muse, an exhibit of colored pencil drawings and clay sculptures by Deb Komitor and her students. May 13, 4-8 p.m.; May 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
PICK ENGAGE Arts Festival, Harvest Church, 210 Cheyenne Ave. (corner of Boulder and Weber Streets). Free. An evening to engage each other in conversation, story, music, poetry, film, dance and the visual arts. Sat., May 14, 7-10 p.m. Call 232-7112 for more.
Bemis School of Art Summer Registration, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 475-2444. Classes for children and adults in art, drama and more. Registration for members begins May 16, walk-in registration begins May 23. Classes begin June 6.
Monument's First Annual Art Hop, simultaneous art openings on the third Thursday of the month through October. Five downtown galleries and merchants feature presentations in visual, literary and performing arts. Thurs., May 19, 5-8 p.m. Call 481-3108 for more.
OpticalReverb Gallery, Cedars Jazz Club, 3125 Sinton Road, 578-5744. Open Wed.-Sun., 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Featuring a gallery showing of Noah Ingerling's multi-media works. BluE will perform rock, blues and jazz. Fri., May 20, 6 p.m., free.
Uncle Wilber & Friends Annual Picnic, Acacia Park, corner of Platte and Nevada Avenues. Free. Picnic with 331 six foot bears decorated by Colorado Springs artists, experience the opening of the foundation for 2005. Sat., May 21, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.