"Transliberation", McHugh Commons, 1090 N. Cascade. Free. Leslie Feinberg, internationally published author, speaker and transgender activist speaks. Sun., Feb. 8, 7 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Bathing in Love -Reiki for Lovers, Celebration New Age Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave., 634-1855. Learn about and experience the colors of love from Dr. Joy Schilling. Mon., Feb. 9, 7-9 p.m. Call 634-1855 for more.
Fad Dieting lecture, CU-Colorado Springs, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, University Center room 116. $20. Jackie Berning discusses dieting and how to properly lose weight and get involved in a program to stay fit and lean. Feb. 10, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 262-3173 to RSVP before Feb. 5.
Regional Strategies for Building a Knowledge Economy, The Broadmoor, Rocky Mountain Ballroom, 1 Lake Ave. $20. Dr. Mary Lindenstein Walshok speaks at a UCCS and Greater Colorado Springs Economic Development Corporation event. Tues., Feb. 10, 11:30 a.m. Call 475-6462 to RSVP by Feb. 6.
Beyond Xeriscape, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Becky Elder of Blue Plant Earthscapes introduces you to urban permaculture. Wed., Feb. 11, 10:30 a.m. Call 596-4901 for more.
Minding Your Business, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Learn about business resources available at the library by attending a free tour before the library opens, registration not necessary. Thurs., Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. Call 531-6333, x2308 for more.
Great Searchers get Great Jobs. Free. Energize your search with techniques learned at this session. Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m. at East Library community room. Call 531-6333, x1221 for more.
Fundraising During Challenging Times, Gill Foundation, 315 E. Costillla Ave. $10-$20. An audioconference hosted by the Assoc. of Fundraising Professionals. Bring a brown bag lunch. Mon., Feb. 16, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call Susie at 635-1099 to RSVP or more info.
"Architectural Opportunism", Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Presented by Paul Lewis, director of Graduate studies at Princeton University. Tues., Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Mara Liasson lecture, Colorado College Palmer Hall, Gates common room, East of N. Cascade and San Rafael in grassy knoll. National political correspondent for NPR, speaks on Electoral Politics in 21st Century America. Thurs., Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
The Most Lovable Aromatic Herbs, Springs Health & Wellness Center- Comm. Meeting rm., 7834 N. Academy. $2 with canned good. Medical applications of herbs, their essential oils, teas, and tinctures. Thurs., Feb. 19, 7-9 p.m. Call 599-7466 for more.
2004 Changes in SI and Social Security Programs, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave., rm. 135. Lecture on understanding disability entitlements and other related social security programs. Speaker David Cardinalli from the Social Security office. Sat., Feb. 7, 10 a.m. Call 473-8477 for more.
Family-to-Family Education Program, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Sponsored by the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Colorado Springs, classes for family members, partners and friends of people with serious mental illness. Starts Feb. 10, 6:45-9:15 p.m. Register by calling Gayle at 599-0692
Spanish for School Personnel, $67. Ask about CDE/increment credit. Tues., Feb. 10- April 20, 4:30-6 p.m. Call D-11 for location and pre-registration at 520-2384.
Sadie's House: A Guide to Researching Your Old House, Carnegie Library at Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Free. With author (Ret.) Judge Matt Railey. Thurs., Feb. 5, 6:30 p.m. For more, call 471-3454.
Curiosity: A Function of Care, lecture from C.G. Jung Society, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada. $5-$8. An exploration of how curiosity develops in each individual, and the role of curiosity in living a symbolic life. Wed., Feb. 11, 7 p.m. Call 685-4205 for more.
Sign Language for Hearing Babies, $37 plus materials. Learn to communicate with your baby with simple signs. Wednesdays, Feb. 11-25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call D-11 for location and registration at 520-2384.
"Keys to Successful Investing", presented by Morgan Stanley and Kerry Nevins of Salomon Brothers Asset Management. Free, meals served. Thurs., Feb. 12, noon and 6:30 p.m. Call Tiffany at 475-3627 for locations and to make a reservation.
Super Special Events, Gay & Lesbian Fund, 315 E. Costilla. Learn the steps to creating a successful fundraising event from start to finish and more. Thurs., Feb. 12, 1-4 p.m. Call Linda at 473-4455, x1406 for more.
Old Colorado City History Center Talks, OCCHS, 1 S. 24th St. Free. Walter Dennis speaks on "The Life of Ruth Banning Lewis", Fri., Feb. 13, 11 a.m. Call 636-1225 for more info.