Historic Speakers Series, sponsored by the Mineral Springs Foundation, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs. Free. Jan. 18, Lewis Archer on "Between the Indians and the Bells" The 1st and 3rd Sundays of Jan., Feb., Mar., 3 p.m. Call 685-5089 for more.
Globalization and its Critics, A discussion course, Pikes Peak Justice & Peace Commission, 214 E. Vermijo. $25. Addresses broad implications of globalization, reducing reliance on global goods through purchasing power. Wednesdays, Jan. 7-Mar. 10, 7-8:15 p.m. Call 632-6189 for more.
A Toolkit for the Spiritual Seeker, Springs Health and Wellness Center, 7834 N. Academy Blvd. Soul techniques and your daily life. Sat., Jan. 10, 1 p.m. Call 578-1470 for more.
Wake Up to the Miraculous Present, meditation open forum at Celebration New Age Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave. Free. Discover mindfulness meditation and how it can transform our modern stresses into the vibrant, creative, and compassionate well-being. With Dr. Lucinda Green. Mon., Jan. 12, 7-9 pm. For more, call 634-1855.
Concocting Eco-Cleaners, workshop, Pikes Peak Justice & Peace Commission, 214 E. Vermijo. $10 suggested. Hands-on workshop on creating non-toxic, eco-friendly household cleaners. Tues., Jan. 13, 7-8:30 pm. Call 632-6189 for more.
Colorado Fair Campaign Practices Act talk, U.S. Olympic Training Center, Presidential suite (NW corner of Boulder and Union). Al Ziegler speaking. Tues., Jan. 13, 5:45 p.m. Call 930-3871 for more.
Government Contracting, FRB University, 102 S. Tejon St., 11th floor. $20. How to become a defense contractor. Thurs., Jan. 15, 5:30 p.m. Call 638-6876 for more.
Is Colorado in America?, Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon. Historical lecture on Emma Langdon, Polly Pry, and the Cripple Creek strike. Sat., Jan. 17, 2 p.m. Call Carol at 385-5631 for more.