Association of Internet Professionals (AIP) Colorado Springs meets at the East Library, 5550 N. Union. Topic: Demystifying Web site metrics- How to Measure ROI. $10 for non-AIP members $3 for students with ID Tues., Aug. 26, 5:30-7:30 p.m. For more and RSVP:
El Paso County Democratic Club Meeting, Bambino's Restaurant, 2849 E. Platte Ave. $10. Thurs., Aug. 21, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. (third Thurs. of every month). This month's guest speaker will be City Manager Lorne Kramer. For more, call 719-548-9114.
Downtown Toastmasters meets at the Oracle Building, 12320 Oracle Blvd. Call 599-8436 for information. Meeting every Monday, 5 6:30 p.m.
Empower Colorado, a support group for families of children with brain disorders, at Springs First Church of Nazarene, 4120 E. Fountain Blvd. Offering support, education, advocacy, and resources. Meets the second Saturday of each month in Room 101. Child care available with reservations. For more, call 390-6891.
Historic Preservation Alliance Historic Walking Tours, $5. Thurs., 6:30 p.m. For more, call Sue at 538-6082 or Cathy at 471-8244. Aug. 14: Downtown Sculptures. Aug. 21: Union Printers Home.
Information Technology Education Partnership (ITEP) Meeting, Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 2306 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Meeting of local IT Managers. Tues., Aug. 12, 8:15 9:30 a.m. For more, call 667-3714.
Navy Women lunch group, Country Buffet at Citadel Crossing. Navy women, past and present invited. Meet at noon on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Call 260-8245 for more information.
Network Exchange For Women meets on the third Tuesday of the month at Antonio's, just East of I-25 and Garden of the Gods, 11:30 a.m. For business networking and lunch. For reservations call 265-1969.
Pikes Peak Herb Association meets the third Friday of the month at 3920 E. San Miguel (east of Wendy's), 7-8:45 p.m. For more, call Sharon Schulman, 599-7466. Next meeting: Fri., Aug. 15
Snojets Ski and Social Club, social gatherings for adults over 21. Find out how to get involved in hiking, mountain biking, golf, camping, supper socials and other activities this summer. Call 577-7669 or visit www.shojets.org for more.
ADAPT, system and self advocacy to break down the barriers that affect people with disabilities. 1st and 3rd Wed. Contact Cindi at 471-8181.
Business Network International Referral Alliance, a group to help form professional leads and connections, meets at Simply Breakfast/Dinner Nook, 2821 Dublin Blvd. Wednesdays at 7:15 a.m. 548-1646.
Colorado Springs Chess Club meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in the Acacia Apartments lunchroom, Platte and Tejon. Affiliate of the United States Chess Federation. All ages welcome. For details, call Buck, 685-1984.
Vegetarians of Colorado Springs gathering for a potluck on the second Sunday of each month at 5:30 p.m., at varying members' homes and city parks. For details or club information, visit
www.vsc.org or call Nancy at 330-2165.