Mail carriers will be toting more than junk mail this weekend. Donate food to the hungry by setting canned goods and other non-perishable food items in plastic bags next to your mailbox this Saturday, and your carrier will pick them up.
National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
Saturday, May 10, all day
Contact: 360-9667, usps.com
Join others to discuss the impacts of government manipulation of information and secrecy at this talk hosted by NPR's Ira Flatow and sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Pikes Peak Region.
"Closed Doors Open Democracies?"
CC's Barnes Science Building, #219
1040 N. Nevada Ave.
Saturday, May 10, 9:30 a.m., free
Contact: 447-9400, lwvppr.org
Give blood to the sounds of music. The America the Beautiful Chorus and the National Barbershop Harmony Society invite you to give blood then enjoy a snack as you listen to the 35-man chorus and other local singing groups.
National Blood Drive: Singing for Life
Panera Bread, 3120 New Center Point
Saturday, May 10, 1:30-5 p.m., free
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see the Listings section.