Plant Conservation Training Program seeking applicants for their new program taking place in June 2005. Admission is limited and highly competitive, deadline March 1. Visit www.appliedplantconservation.org to apply.
All PPLD libraries closed, Thurs., Nov. 25 in observance of Thanksgiving Day.
Power Wheelchairs Free for seniors if they qualify, call 800/246-6010 for more info.
Christmas Stockings for Kids, looking for people to donate time sewing stockings, providing supplies or stuffing stockings for needy children. Call Denise at 473-6604 for more.
Adopt a Senior Pet Month, PetsMart, 2964 New Center Point. Join 9 Lives Rescue to adopt a senior pet that needs a loving home. Runs through Nov. 30. Call 591-4640 for more.
4PAWS Rescue Dog Adoptions, PetsMart, 2160 Southgate Rd. Come meet dogs available for adoption. Sat., Nov. 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 687-6347 for more.
Holiday Teddy Bear Drive, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. Bring new teddy bears for people of all ages in need during the holiday season. Call 520-6387 for more.
Friends of the Manitou Springs Public Library Cookbook, for sale now by calling 685-4251. Cover artwork donated by C.H. Rockey, the proceeds will go toward the expansion of the library.
Women's College Scholarship, from the Executive Women International. For a woman 25 years or older who is working toward a college degree. Deadline Nov. 30. Call 527-1404 for more.
The Guide to Holistic Living in the Pikes Peak Region now available. Free in various locations through El Paso and Teller Counties. Call 719/748-1139 or visit www.holisticliving.net for more.
Who is God? Discussion group, Pikes Perk, 14 S. Tejon St. Meets Mondays, 7 p.m. through Nov. 29 to investigate who God is, all views welcome. Call 667-0426 for more.
Early Deadlines! for Listings, if you have an event you want listed during the holiday season, take note of the early deadlines. For issues published Nov. 18 through Dec. 23, the deadline is Wednesday at noon for the following week's paper. See How to submit a Listing for details or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Care and Share Food Bank, donations needed, 4875 Northpark Dr. Non-perishable food and or money can be donated for those in need. Call Gary at 528-1247 for more on how to help.