The Colorado State University Master Gardener Volunteer Network is offering free assistance on gardening issues. Call the help desk Mon.-Fri. at 636-8921 or visit a walk-in site at the Monument Library.
Colorado Springs Medical Marijuana Support Group, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Learn about the uses of medical marijuana and more. Meets the second Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m.
Twilight MOPS Buffet and Speaker, First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St. $10. Single and working moms of preschoolers meet monthly on the first and third Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. Call 884-6233 for more.
Lunch Break, Fellowship Hall of First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St., $7. For all women in the workplace, a buffet luncheon with the theme of "desperately seeking ... more". Meets first and third Wednesdays of the month, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Call 884-6234 by Monday prior.
Gnosticism: The Teaching, Unity Church of the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Road. Offerings appreciated. The Rev. Gary Young presents on Thursdays, 6:45-9:15 p.m. Call 205-1212 for more.
The Holistic Networkers Association, Edelweiss Restaurant, 34 E. Ramona Ave. $13-$16. A monthly luncheon held the third Thursday of each month from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 475-8880 for reservations.
Life Foundation Weekly Walking Club meets Saturdays at 10 a.m. Find interest in exercise, relieving stress and mingling. Call Stephanie at 573-7846 for location or more information.
The Breakfast Club for Singles 50+, Park Plaza Hotel, 505 Popes Bluff Trail. $13. Meets 9 a.m. on the first Saturday of the month, offering activities and social events. Call 260-0651 for more.
Conversation Caf, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Featuring lively conversation that respects different viewpoints. Saturdays, 10-11:30 a.m. Call 205-5175 for more.
Colorado Springs Chess Club, Acacia Apartments' cafeteria, 104 E. Platte Ave. Any chess player is welcome on Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. Call Richard at 685-1984 for more or visit cs.chess.home.att.net.
Seekers, discussion group for those on a spiritual journey, takes place two Thursdays a month, 7 p.m. Call 205-4989 for location or more information.
Nar-Anon Parents of Addicted Children Family Group, The Dwelling Place, 508 N. Tejon St. The group is a fellowship of relatives and friends of drug addicts who share their experience, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. Thursdays, 7:30-9 p.m.
SCORE Workshops, topic: "Should You Start Your Own Business?" Workshops at various PPLD locations through June 27. At Fort Carson, Aug. 9 and Nov. 14. At Peterson Air Force Base, Aug. 2 and Nov. 1. At Schriever Air Force Base, Aug. 29 and Nov. 7. Call 636-3074 for more or visit coloradospringsscore.org.
WINGS, promoting healing for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Two women's groups, one meeting on Monday evenings, the other meets on Tuesday evenings. Men's group meets Thursday evenings. Contact the WINGS office, 800/373-8671 or visit wingsfound.org for more info.
Forty+ of Colorado Springs, TREA Club, 834 Emory Circle. Free. A nonprofit for anyone over 40 who is searching for employment through management and leadership. Meets Fridays, 7:30 a.m. Call Mark at 548-9114 for more.
El Paso County Democratic Club, Democratic Headquarters, 25 N. Iowa St. Meets the second Saturday of each month, 9 a.m. Call Mark at 548-9114 for more.