Craft holiday cheer
Round up your young'uns to support Give! participants at Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center with a morning of arts and crafts, plus hot chocolate, cookies and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Holiday Craft Workshop
Saturday, Dec. 5, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mark Reyner Stables
3254 Paseo Road, $20
Contact: 641-5213, on.fb.me/1NNKfly.
Dine and donate
Support Give! participant Housing First with a five-course dinner by Chef Jay Gust, with wines from family-owned Italian vineyards with sustainable operations.
Italian Small Vineyards Wine Dinner
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6 p.m.
2527 W. Colorado Ave., $59
Run or walk with your favorite four-legged friend to support the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter's companion pets program.
Jingle Paws 5k Run and Dog Walk
Saturday, Dec. 5, registration at 2 p.m., race begins at 3:30.
Woodland Park Senior Center
312 N. Center St., Woodland Park, $25/$30 day-of, group discounts available.
Contact: 686-7707, on.fb.me/1T14jEM
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 39.