Help out around Pikes Peak Urban Gardens' flourishing Penrose Hospital greenhouse. They're looking for experienced gardeners to lead tours for hospital staff and the general public.
Clare Byarugaba Presentation
Mondays through Saturdays
2222 N. Nevada Ave., free
Check out the UpaDowna booth set up at Mountain Equipment Recyclers today, where they will have info, burgers, drinks and a prize drawing in honor of UpaDowna Benefit Month.
UpaDowna Benefit Month Kickoff
Friday, July 1, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mountain Equipment Recyclers
1024 S. Tejon St., free
Meet up with members of the local LGBTQ community. Forge connections, have fun and connect with Springs Equality, an organization that works toward LGBTQ awareness and equality in all walks of life.
Springs Equality Social Event
Friday, July 1, 6-8 p.m.
Scooter's Coffee House
4294 N. Academy Blvd.
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 42.