The local NAACP branch presents the 2002 Juneteenth Celebration, a celebration of the history of the African-American community in Colorado Springs. Friday, June 14 at Palmer High School, a Community Gospel Extravaganza from 6:30 9 p.m., and Sat., June 15, a day-long gathering in Memorial Park with music and food, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 475-7255.
Do you have two or three hours per week to spare? Your time can change the lives of people living in the poorest areas of the United States, according to the Walking Shield American Indian Society. The society's local chapter provides assistance to American Indians on reservations in South Dakota and is looking for volunteers to help pick up, pack and load boxes of donations. Info: 329-0251.