Hell needs help! Actors, carpenters, seamstresses, builders, painters, demons, corpses and madmen are needed to construct and fill a unique haunted house. Call 262-3232 for more.
Call for Entries: Commonwheel Holiday Market, Commonwheel Gallery, 102 Canon Ave. Submit 3-5 samples of handcrafted gift items on Oct. 3 6, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. for a jury session being held Oct. 8. For more, call 719/685-1008
Unpublished writers contest, by Pikes Peak Writers. Contest categories include short stories, several novel-length categories, children's stories, young adult, screenplays and creative nonfiction. Deadline Nov. 3. Basic fee $25, entry and critique $40. For more, call 521-5723 or visit www.pikespeakwriters.org.
Call for entries, Mighty Muse Writing Project contest, No Lie. Submit stories and essays about women's personal experiences of poverty, domestic violence, discrimination, addiction and criminal justice for The Muse publication. Also, poems and first-person essays from men and women about serving as soldiers in Iraq. Deadline Oct. 15. For more, call 262-0810.
Call for entries, Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum's Capture the Courthouse, Architectural Detail as Art, a competition celebrating the 100th birthday of the El Paso County Courthouse, now the home of the Pioneers Museum. Submit 2-dimensional artwork depicting the architectural details of the Pioneers Museum building. Jury dates Oct. 10 - 11. Call 385-5990.