Healing through Forgiveness workshop, presented by Gary Young and Barb Ra. Donations. Sat., Nov. 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For information and location, call 442-2266.
Winning the War over our Children's Health, Manitou Springs Community Congregational Church, 103 Pawnee Ave., Manitou Springs. $5 (free if you mention the Independent). Lecture presented by Jennifer Meyers, Wellness Educator. What should a parent do to take control of their children's health? Tues., Nov. 18, 6:30-8 p.m. For more, call 687-4562.
Flu Shots available, various locations. $20; no charge for Medicare Part B cardholders and some insurance. Call 457-4349 or visit www.vnacolorado.org.
Hatha Yoga with Deahna, Fusion Pointe, 2228 W. Pikes Peak Ave. $10 drop in. Tues. and Thurs., 6 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. For more, call 210-7376. Through Dec.
Alzheimer's Helpline, available 24 hours a day for help and support for those affected by Alzheimer's, such as answering caregiving questions and dealing with emergencies. Call 800/864-4404.
Holiday Events Thanksgiving celebration of the arts to raise funds for the Shiver's African-American Historical and Cultural Collection (AAHCC) at the Pikes Peak Library District. Thu., Nov. 27, art show and sale and Thanksgiving Day Gala Dinner at Antlers Adam's Mark Hotel; Fri., Nov. 28, ProRodeo Hall of Fame tour and dinner and show at The Flying W Ranch; Sat., Nov. 24, trip to Cripple Creek, a meet the artists exclusive reception and "An Evening of Elegance" Gala Concert; Sun., Nov. 25, church service with guest speaker Rev. A.R. Cash and brunch. Call 593-8400 by November 22 to make reservations.
San Diego Ballet's Nutcracker, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $20.50. Fri., Nov. 28-Sun., Nov. 30. For more information, call 520-SHOW. Tickets at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com or 520-9090.
Michael Martin Murphey Cowboy Christmas, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $25-31. Fri., Dec. 5, 8 p.m. Tickets at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com or 520-9090.
Kenny Rogers Christmas from the Heart, Colorado Springs World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $25-$55. Wed., Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available through TicketsWest, 576-2626.
Holiday Victorian Bed and Breakfast Tour, various area B & Bs. $10-$12. Sponsored by the Old Colorado City Historical Society. Sun., Dec. 7 and Dec. 14, 2-6 p.m. For more, call 471-3980.
Holiday art shows and fairs Christmas Expo, Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Enjoy soothing tea, delicious appetizers and a free chair massage while shopping. Fri., Nov. 14, 4:30-9 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more, call Carla at 447-9250.
Senior Center Arts and Crafts Sale, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock. Featuring herbal soaps, original jewelry, fine art prints, holiday items, fiber arts, and specialty pottery of all kinds including horsehair pots and Raku. Sat., Nov. 15; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. For more, call 385-5933.
Fall Festival Bazaar, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Sat., Nov. 15, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Own Your Own Holiday Art Show and Sale, Sangre de Cristo Art Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. Mon. through Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (holidays excluded). Original artwork. Public reception with the artists, Wed., Nov. 19, 5-8 p.m. For more, call 719/295-7200.
Holiday Market Gallery, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Free. Gallery open Nov., 21-Jan. 4, Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Open house Sat., Nov. 22, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call 685-1008.