Beautiful baby contest, Chapel Hills Mall, address, free. Ages 0-7 and 8-14 months register at 9 a.m.; contest at 10:30 a.m. Sat., Sept. 27. Ages 15-23, 24-35 months and 3-4, 5-6 years registration 1 p.m.; contest at 2:15 p.m. For more information, call 227-1070 ext. 223.
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.
4PAWS Rescue Dog Adoptions, Cheyenne Mtn Blvd. PetCo, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mtn Blvd. Sat., Sept. 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 687-6347.
Full Moon Ritual, 'the Grove' in Monument Valley Park (far north end, west of Boddington Soccer field), $1 members, $3 nonmembers suggested donation. No alcohol, leashed pets welcome. Wed., Sept. 10, 6:30 9 p.m., ritual at 7 p.m., social following. For more, call 1-800-731-2650.
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. 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). Sat. Sept. 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For registration information call 262-4093.
El Paso County Park Advisory Board, County Commissioners Hearing Room, 27 E. Vermijo, 3rd Tues. of the month, 1:30 p.m. Call Cindy at 520-6999 for more.