Candidate Forums, sponsored by the Citizens Project: El Paso County Comissioners candidate forum, Sat., Oct. 2, 2-4 p.m. at Hillside Community Center, 315 S. Hancock Ave. Candidate and Issues forum, Thurs., Oct. 14, 6-8 p.m. at the Le Baron Hotel, 314 W. Bijou St. Call 520-9899 for more.
Get Out the Vote Block Party, in the Park Vista neighborhood on Topaz between Pearl and Garnet. Free. Representatives from political parties, sherrif's office, fire dept., food, games and more. Sun., Oct. 3, 2-4 p.m. Call 598-4976 for more.
Register to Vote, or change your affiliation by Oct. 4. For more information visit
http://car.elpasoco.com or call 575-8683.
Fort Carson Sustainability Conference, DoubleTree World Arena, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mtn. Blvd. Free. Sustainability progress reports from Ft. Carson and local businesses, workshops for implementing sustainability in organizations and community, keynote with Hunter Lovins. Wed., Oct. 6, 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Call 526-2022 for more.
Rural Land Preservation Group Meeting, a non-profit association of ranchers and concerned citizens dedicated to preserving the cultural heritage of Teller County and surrounding areas. Fri., Oct. 15, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call 633-3334 to reserve a space.