Restore the wetlands
Bring your work gloves and get digging in this effort to remove invasive species from Fountain Creek wetlands. There will be a training session on native and invasive species before the workday begins.
Earth Heroes: Stewardship Day
Saturday, April 23, 9 a.m. to noon
Fountain Creek Nature Center
320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain, free
Contact: RSVP at 520-6745
Help kids with autism
Run or walk in today's 5k race, which supports the Alpine Autism Center's resources, community outreach, educational programs and therapy for children diagnosed with autism and their families.
Alpine Autism Center 5k Walk/Run
Saturday, April 23; registration at 8:30 a.m.
America the Beautiful Park
126 E. Cimino Drive
Extend a welcome
Speak your mind about City Councilman Andres Pico's proposal to refuse the relocation of Syrian refugees to Colorado Springs by joining the Democratic Socialists of Colorado Springs at this rally.
"Love Has No Borders"
Tuesday, April 26, 12:30 p.m.
City Hall, 107 N. Nevada Ave., free
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 39.