Lead the way
Honor the memory of the Latino leader with a march and petition-signing to reserve Chavez's March 31 birthday as a federal holiday.
Cesar Chavez Day March
Saturday, March 28, noon to 2 p.m.
Acacia Park, 115 E. Platte Ave., free
Enjoy a cowboy meal, live bluegrass and more to raise money for the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter.
Wild Whiskers Western Live Auction & Chili Dinner
Saturday, March 28, 6-9:30 p.m.
Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park, $20
Contact: 689-5654, tcrascolorado.com
Dress to impress, or in drag, to benefit the Southern Colorado AIDS Project. Hors d'oeuvres and a burlesque performance by Peaks and Pasties.
Drag Ball 2009: Pink, White and Blue Gay-la
Saturday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Colorado College's Bemis Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave., $10-$15
Contact: 389-6607, coloradocollege.edu/news_events
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 37.