Tip-A-Cop, Red Robin locations, police officers work as waiters and create awareness about Special Olympics, which receives all tip money collected on Sat., Sept. 25, 4-8 p.m. Call 303/383-4608 for more.
Energy Contest for K-12 classes, involving measuring energy waste with provided equipment. Possibility to win $1000 worth of energy measurement equipment. Visit
www.iScienceProject.com for more.
4PAWS Rescue Dog Adoptions, Petsmart, 2160 Southgate Rd. Come meet the dogs available for adoption. Sat., Sept. 25, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 687-6347 for more.
Neo-natal baby shower, Memorial Hospital, 1400 E. Boulder St. New baby clothing or cash needed for premie babies. Sept. 1-Oct. 1. Call 365-5298 for more.
SHARE Colorado, distributes food packages at half the retail price. There are 27 host sites in Colorado Springs. For sign up dates for September packages call 800/933-7247 or visit www.sharecolorado.com.
Free Black Forest Slash/Mulch, Shoup and Herring Rds., Black Forest. Open Thurs., 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Through September 25.
Pikes Peak Farmer's Markets, Memorial Park, Union and Pikes Peak Ave. through October 7, 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays. For more call 574-1283.