Historic Speakers Series, sponsored by the Mineral Springs Foundation, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs. Free. The 1st and 3rd Sundays through March; 3 p.m. Call 685-5089 for more.
School District 11 Community Education, classes in country line dance, healthy vegetarian cooking, naturally dyed easter eggs and baskets, foreign languages for travel and business, watercolor landscapes, cutting mats and personalizing frames for artwork, and medieval English swordplay, all starting the week of March 22. Call 520-2384 for dates, locations, prices and registration.
Colorado Native Plants for your Garden, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Panayoti Kelaidis of the Denver Botanic Gardens discusses using native plants in your own garden. Thurs., March 11, 7-9:30 p.m. Call 578-1091 for more.
Life is but a Dream: a Workshop, East Library, community room II, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Sat., March 13, 1 p.m. Call 578-1470 for more.
Refuse to be a Victim, Sand Creek Police Dept., 4125 Center Park Dr. Free. The NRA presents a crime prevention seminar on Sat., March 13, 9 a.m. Call 444-7210 to register.
Monument Valley Park historic classes, series of six classes highlighting the history of the park as well as a walking tour. $8/session. Sponsored by the Friends of Monument Valley Park. Classes start Sat., March 13, April 3, 10, 9-11 a.m. Call Judith at 473-2154 or Bill at 632-8585 for location, info, or to register.
Role Playing for the Big Ask, Junior Achievement, 1 Education Way. $5-$10. The Association of Fundraising Professionals host a lecture and role playing for non-profits interested in fundraising. Tues., March 16, 4-5:30 p.m. Call Susan at 635-1099 for more.
Caf Scientifique, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron St. Free. Forum and discussion of immunology pros/cons with guest speaker J.J. Cohen of the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Tues., March 16, 6-8 p.m. Call 475-8880 for more.
Danny Walker Talk, Colorado Springs Falcon Police Station, 7850 Goddard. Free. Walker speaks on An Update on Investigations at the Fort Laramie National Historic Site to the Pikes Peak Chapter of The Colorado Archaeology Society on Tues., March 16, 7 p.m. Call 633-2591 for more.
Hidden Anger Workshop, facilitated by Smooth Changes Therapies. $40. Get unplugged from unresolved anger at this workshop. Sat., March 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 495-6733 to reserve a space.
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. Sat., March 20, 8:30 a.m. Call 531-6333, x2308 for more.
Sacred Teachings of Native America: the Vision Quest, Celebration New Age Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave. Free. Open forum with Jacob Anaya who will share the purity of spiritual practices of the Northern Plains Indians. Mon., March 22, 7-9 p.m. Call 634-1855 for more.
Recovering Relatives: Wind, not War, Peace and the Environment, Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Winona LaDuke speaks on environmental politics, energy policy, biocolonialism, motherhood and democracy. Tues., March 23, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent workshop, Corpus Christi Parish Hall, 2318 N. Cascade Ave. $20. Sat., March 24, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call Kris at 955-7008 for more.
Fundraising Fundamentals, Gill Foundation, 315 E. Costillla Ave. Learn basic strategies required for raising money and seven methods to success. Thurs., March 25, 1-4 p.m. Call 473-4455, x1406 for more.