Keep up the Cañon
Join the hard-working volunteers of North Cheyenne Cañon for a training session and season kickoff celebration. Remember to bring a dish to share at the potluck lunch.
Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Starsmore Discovery Center
2120 S. Cheyenne Cañon Road
Contact: 385-6086, firstname.lastname@example.org
March in memory
Commemorate the life and work of Civil Rights activist César Chávez by marching through downtown in his honor. Following the march, listen to featured speakers and enjoy a dance performance by Azteca dancers and Ballet Folklorico.
César Chávez March
Sunday, April 3, 1-4 p.m.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
215 S. Tejon St.
Contact: 343-5723, email@example.com
Run for a cause
Strap on your sneakers for this 5k run/
1-mile walk, which benefits Project Purple. This foundation funds medical research and provides financial aid to patients battling pancreatic cancer.
Run to Beat Pancreatic Cancer
Sunday, April 3, 9 a.m.
Monument Valley Park
220 Mesa Road, $30/runner
Contact: 648-9996, run4projectpurple.org
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 39.