Get to know your government by learning about the responsibilities, functions, finances, programs and services of El Paso County. You'll also meet some county officials and employees.
El Paso County Citizens College
Saturday, April 8, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Pikes Peak Regional Building Department
2880 International Circle
Save the wetlands
Help Fountain Creek Nature Center get rid of invasive species and restore wetlands to their natural condition while learning about the ecosystem of these environments. Tools provided, bring work gloves.
Tackle the Teasel
Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. to noon
Fountain Creek Nature Center
320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain
Study presidential moves
Join Unite Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission to learn about recent presidential actions and how they impact our day-to-day lives. There will be a panel of experts, plus non-partisan small-group discussion.
Executive Power and You
Sunday, April 9, 2-4 p.m.
Grace and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
601 N. Tejon St.
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 38.