Manitou Springs Park and Recreation Advisory Board is holding a public workshop to help shape the future of Soda Springs Park at the Manitou Springs City Hall, 606 Manitou Ave. Thurs., July 20, 7-9 p.m. Call 578-8777 for more.
ForestEdge Garden Tour to Benefit Wild Forever Foundation, 12285 Lindsay Lane. $4. Tour four acres of flowers, trees, shrubs, edibles, compost and mulch beds and view unusual woodworks. July 21-23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 268-8066 for more.
2006 Democratic Leadership Council National Conversation, Hyatt Regency, 650 15th St., Denver. Featuring hundreds of Democratic leaders from across the nation. July 22-24. Visit dlc.org for more.
Election Judges Training, Mr. Biggs Family Fun Center, 5825 Mark Dabling Blvd. Learn to serve as a paid election judge for the Aug. 8 primary and Nov. 7 general election. Classes run July 25-Aug. 2. Call 520-6223 or visit car.elpasoco.com for more information.
2nd Annual Helping Hands Golf Tournament, Fort Carson Golf Course. $105. Featuring a tournament with prizes and a dinner to benefit the Catholic Charities Marion House. Fri., July 28, noon. Tickets available at Pappy's Golf Shop, 4030 N. Sinton Road. Call 633-2064 for more.
6th Annual CYCLE for SET Community Bike Ride, Monument Valley Park, 170 W. Cache La Poudre St. $20-25. Ride to benefit SET (Service, Empowerment, Transformation) medical clinics. Sat., Aug. 5, 7:30 a.m. Visit setofcs.org for more.
All Breed Rescue Golf Tournament, Woodmoor Pines Country Club, 18945 Pebble Beach Way, Monument. $100. Featuring a tournament to benefit the rescue, rehabilitation and placement of homeless dogs. Mon., Aug. 7, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 210-4238 for more.
2nd Annual Primerica Golf Tournament, Pine Creek Golf Course, 9850 Divot Trail. $100. Presenting 18 holes of golf to benefit Care & Share Food Bank. Thurs., Aug. 10, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 360-4777 for more.
Meric's Mai-Tai " No Tie Annual Fundraising Event, The Lodge at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Featuring cocktails, dancing, a silent auction and more to benefit The Medical Education & Research Institute of Colorado. Sat., Aug 26, 6:30 p.m. to midnight. Call 548-8850, ext. 100 for ticket information and more.
6th Annual Colorado Springs Down Syndrome Buddy Walk, Manitou Springs. Raise pledges for a three-mile walk through Manitou Springs and enjoy food, entertainment and more to benefit individuals with Down syndrome. Sat., Aug. 26, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Visit csdsa.org for more.
Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day, various venues. Featuring a day of informative events to raise awareness of people with developmental disabilities in the Pikes Peak region. Fri., Sept. 1. Visit tre.org for a complete list of events and call 785-6428 for more information.
Brats and Fine Art Fundraiser for the Manitou Library, Garden of the Gods Trading Post, 324 Beckers Lane, Manitou Springs. $10. Enjoy brats, beer, music, art and more. Wed., Sept. 6, 5-8 p.m. Call 685-9100 for more.
Colorado Springs Memory Walk to Fight Alzheimer's Disease, Antlers Park, 31 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Presenting a 5K, children's activities and more to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Rocky Mountain Chapter. Sat., Sept. 9. Call 266-8773 or visit coloradomemorywalk.org for more.