Springs Training Benefit Dinner, Phantom Canyon Brewing Co., 2 Pikes Peak Ave., Support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. $45. Sat., May 10, 6- 9 p.m., For more, call 637-1920.
Donate to Locks of Love, register to donate blood at A Total New You grand opening, 975 Garden of the Gods Rd., Thurs. May 8, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Call 528-8511 for more.
4PAWS Rescue Dog Adoptions, PetCo, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mtn. Blvd, Sat., May 10, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 719-687-3963.
Cat Collectors Convention, Denver Sheraton West (306 Union Blvd. Lakewood), $30-$90. Sat., May 23, noon - 5 p.m., Sun., May 24, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. www.catcollectors.com.
Gardener's Forum, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Four gardeners from the Horticultural Arts Society will recommend xeric or adaptable perennials, ornamental grasses, shrubs, and veggies. Wed., May 14, 7 p.m For more, call 596-4901.
Montessori Method of Education in Public Schools, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Presented by Dr. Betsy Johnston Coe, Free. Thurs., May 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m. 442-0874.
Surviving the Unexpected Night Out, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Wilderness survival skills. Tues. May 13, 7 8 p.m. For more, call 447-9656.
Career Open House, DeVry University, 225 S. Union Blvd. Seminar includes a film, discussions, representatives to answer questions. Wed. May 14, 6 p.m. Call 632-3000.
Conservation Quest, Southern Colorado Expo, 1801 N. Union Blvd., free, Fri., May 9, 2-8 p.m., Sat. 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 668-3616.
Astronomy Day Event, hosted by Colorado Springs Astronomical Society Bear Creek Park, Sat., May 10, Activities for all ages Noon - 4 p.m., Bear Creek Park Pavilion, S. 21st St., Evening observing session (telescopes provided) 8-11 p.m. at the east end of the Garden area 21st St. and Rio Grande. For more, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call Bob at 473-6375.
Rebecca of Conbustible Downs, melodrama at the Annual Slash-Mulch meeting. Black Forest Community Hall, Black Forest and Shoup roads. Displays, information and refreshments. Sat. May 10, 9 a.m. For more info, call Ruth Ann Steele at 495-3107.
Astronomy Day Event, hosted by Colorado Springs Astronomical Society Bear Creek Park, Sat., May 10, Activities for all ages noon - 4 p.m., Bear Creek Park Pavilion, S. 21st St., Evening observing session (telescopes provided) 8-11 p.m. at the east end of the Garden area 21st St. and Rio Grande. For more, call Bob at 473-6375.
Free Electric Bike Test Rides, Southern Colorado Expo, 1801 N. Union Blvd. Fri., May 9, 2-6 p.m. and Sat., May 10, 10 a.m.-3p.m. Call 888/540-2283 to schedule.
Child Passenger Car Seat Check, Downtown YMCA, 207 N. Nevada Ave. Thurs., May 22, Noon - 4 p.m. 632- 4293.