Colorado Cattlewomen's Legislative Luncheon at the National Western Club. An invitation for Colorado agricultural leaders to attend on Thurs., Mar. 4, noon to 1:30 p.m., please RSVP to Sue by Mar. 1 at 565-1802.
Silver Key Cookbooks available, buy a cookbook for $12 to benefit Silver Key Senior Services. Your donation can provide a round trip to the dialysis center, almost a full week of Meals-On-Wheels, or a large sack of groceries. Available at a variety of locations, call 632-1521 for more information.
Casino night, to benefit the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Colorado Springs, Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive. $35. Funny money casino-style gaming, buffet dinner by Carrabbas, door prizes, silent auction, cash bar. Sat., Jan. 24, 6-10 p.m. Call 633-4601, x101 for more.
Springs Rescue Mission donations, drop-offs at 5 W. Las Vegas or 33 N. Institute. Non-perishable foods needed to distribute to the poor and hungry in Colorado Springs. Call 632-1822 for more.
Champagne and Dessert Wine Tasting, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron. $25. Featuring a variety of drinks, hors d'oeuvres and desserts. Tues., Feb. 3, 6:30- 8 p.m. Call for reservations at 475-8880.
Scrapbook contest, opportunity to win Mountains of Memories scrapbook store in Cañon City by writing an essay. Call 276-2767 for more.
Fifty Nifty People nominations, for members of the community who practice random acts of kindness. Sponsored by the North Colorado Springs Rotary Club. Call Sandy Taylor at 597-8603, x36 for nomination form.
Reservations Required, wedding planning event, Cheyenne Cañon Inn, 2030 W. Cheyenne Blvd. Free. Room-to-room fashion show, hors d'oueuvres and cake, meet with professionals, win prizes. Feb. 1, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 633-0625 for more.
Middle School Science Teacher Classroom Competition, inviting teachers to share their vision of the perfect classroom with the possibility of a monetary award to make their vision real. Call 202/872-5158 for more.
State of the City Dinner, featuring Vice Mayor Richard Skorman, MacKenzie's Chop House, 128 S. Tejon St. $50. Event hosted by the League of Women Voters, music provided by Colorado Springs Philharmonic. Thurs., Jan. 29, 6 p.m. Call Julia at 598-7362 for more.
XpressoDate Speed Dating, Coffee Warehouse, 526 S. Tejon St. $25. Six-minute one-on-one conversations with others in your 30-40 group in a comfortable local coffee shop. Wed., Jan. 28, 6:30-8 p.m. Call 720/771-3283 to pre-register.
Meet N' Greet Booth, Petco, 1820 W. Uintah St. Colorado Springs all Breed Rescue sponsoring a meet n' greet booth to find a pet. Sat., Jan. 31, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 264-6460 for more.
Creeker's Pre-Superbowl Cash Bash, Creeker's Casino, Cripple Creek, 274 E. Bennett Ave. Free. Food, drinks, band, drawings. Sat., Jan. 31, 7 p.m. to midnight. Call 689-3239 or 689-4116 for more.
Visually Impaired Adults Support Group forming, Second Sight Center, 5636 N. Union Blvd. Free. For adults ages 21-55, open to adult family. Sat., Jan. 24, 10-11:30 a.m. Call 522-9917 for more.
Burns Nicht Dinner, Retired Enlisted Association Club, 834 Emory Circle, 528-6641. $28-$30. Honoring Scotland's National poet Robert Burns, call for reservations. Sat., Jan. 24, reception 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m.
Pet Awareness Workshop, Animal Instincts, 20 Mountview Lane. Free with a $10 donation to Colorado Springs All Breed Rescue. Wed., Jan. 28, 6 p.m., Sat., Jan. 31, 10 a.m. For more, call 264-6460 for more info or visit www.csabr.com.