Sculptor Chakaia Booker presenting a slide lecture at Colorado College's Packard Hall Auditorium, SW corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. A participant in the 2000 Whitney Biennial, Booker is known for her monumental sculptures constructed from shredded tires. Free. Wed., Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. 389-6365.
Landscape, Gardens, and Vista in Islamic Spain and India, a lecture by D. Fairchild Ruggles, Prof. of landscape architecture at the University of Illinois. Gaylord Hall, located on the main floor of Worner Center on the NW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Thurs., Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. 389-6138
Bill Houghton discusses urban climbing in Japan at Mountain Chalet, 226 N. Tejon St. Free. Thurs., Nov. 14., 8 p.m. 633-0732.
Sacred Approach to Tarot, an Open Forum at Celebration New Age Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave. Free. Thurs., Nov. 14 & 21, 7 p.m. 634-1855.
Turkey Training Camp, a demonstration cooking class featuring Thanksgiving dinner at the Penrose-St. Francis Health Learning Center, 1644 Medical Center Point. Sat., Nov. 16, 10 a.m. to noon. $20. Seating is limited; to pre-register, call 495-3105.
Colorado Springs Cohousing Community offers a short video and discussion of the principles of cohousing at the Cohousing Common House near the corner of Columbia and Royer. Sat., Nov. 16, at 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 p.m.
A Visit with Winfield Scott Stratton, carpenter, prospector, Cripple Creek's first millionaire and philanthropist, portrayed by Richard Marold in the Garden of the Gods Visitor Center, 1805 N. 30 St. Sun., Nov. 17, 2-3 p.m. Donations accepted. Call Judy, 219-0108.
Sandra Chesrown, urban and environmental planner will present "The History and Politics of the Holy Land East of the Jordan River" at the Falcon Police State, 7850 Goddard. Tues., Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Free. 633-2591.
This Slope Safe or Not? An intro to avalanches workshop with a Colorado Mountain School guide at Mountain Chalet, 226 N. Tejon. Free. Thurs., Nov. 21, 8 p.m. 633-073