Carneros, Calif. Wine Tasting, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron. $25. Tues., Sept. 2, 6 - 7:30 p.m. Featuring six wines and a variety of hor d'oeuvres from California. Call for reservations, 475-8880.
Fall program registration, West Center for Intergenerational Learning, 25 N. 20th St. Preschool programs, school activities, adult programs and senior field trips will start in Sept. For more, call 385-7920.
Antique Show and Sale, City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St. $2 admission. Also book signing by William Geary, Scandinavian glass verbal appraisal ($20) and special toy section. Sat., Sept. 6, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 596-8839 for more.
Walk for Diabetes, Greenway and Nature Center, Pueblo. Sat., Sept. 13, 8 a.m. registration, walk at 9 a.m. To pre-register or for more information, call 888/diabetes or visit www.diabetes.org/walk.
MS Challenge Walk, Colorado Springs to Denver. Fri., Sept. 5 through Sun., Sept. 7, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. A 3-day, 50-mile walk to raise money to end MS. For more, visit www.fightmscolorado.org or call 800/356-9619.
Advice of the Wise, Grandparents Day Contest, What is the best advice a grandparent ever gave you? Entries due Sept. 5. For more information or to submit words of advice, visit www.elderwisdomcircle.org and click Advice Contest.
Colorado Health Education hotline, providing free health information including West Nile virus prevention. 800/462-2911.
4PAWS Rescue Dog Adoptions, Southgate PetsMart, 2160 Southgate Road, Sat., Aug. 30, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 687-6347.
Black Forest Slash-Mulch Program, Black Forest, at Shoup and Herring, Covered and tied loads of slash accepted through Sept.14. Sat. and Sun. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thurs. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. For more info, call El Paso County Solid Waste Management at 520-7878 or Ruth Ann Steele at 495-3107.
Adoption Options: If you are dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, Adoption Options can help. We provide assistance, referral and support free of charge. Call 719/444- 8949, or
Civic Opportunities School Vouchers: The Big Picture, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Lodge Conference Center, $10-$20 (includes lunch). Featuring State Legislators Nancy Spence, Keith King, Michael Merrifield, Ed Jones and John Evans; John Gardener from Milwaukee Public Schools, CU- Boulder faculty Dr. Ken Howe and Dr. Kevin Welner, local organizations, school districts and parents. Sat. Sept. 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For registration information call 262-4093.