Nicola Tesla- Electrical Inventor, Old Colorado City History Center, 1 S. 24th St. Free. Guest speaker Mike McKee. April 9, 11 a.m. Call 636-1225 for more.
Oil and Gas Drilling in the Denver Basin Lecture, UCCS University Center, Rm. 116, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Presented by University Geology Professor George Bollins. Fri., April 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Call 520-5237 for more.
Selling with Integrity, Celebration New Age Store, 2209 W. Colorado Ave., 634-1855. $25/session. Promote your business with your own spiritual gifts and intuition, taught by Michelle Vandepas. Tues., April 13, 27, May 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call 527-1404 to register.
Pressed Flower Art, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Master gardener Annemarie Garza leads a Horticultural Arts Society workshop about creating usable art from pressed flowers. Wed., April 14, 7 p.m. Call 596-4901 for more.
Mokuyoobi no Atsumari (Thursday Gathering), Carnegie Room of Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Bill Stufflebeem, a garden designer, presents a slide lecture on creating a satisfying Japanese statement in a Colorado setting. Thurs., April 15, 7-8:30 p.m. Call Kathy at 488-0673 for more.
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent, Slocum classroom at CC, just NE of Cache La Poudre and Tejon Streets. $80/couple. Classes on seven Thursday nights starting April 15, 7-9 p.m. or seven Saturday mornings starting April 17, 10 a.m. to noon. Call Joe at 635-9727 or Chris at 389-6765 to register.
A Crash Course in Adoption, Glen Eyrie Carriage House, 3820 N. 30th St. $10. Taught by Step-by-Step Adoption Constultants at 532-0236 to make your reservation by April 14, class takes place Sat., April 17, 9 a.m. to noon.
Job Seekers Workshop, Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr. Peggy Swagger, author of Surviving the 15-Second Resume Read covers different resumes, where to find jobs, interview techniques and getting a job after college. Sat., April 17, 10 a.m. to noon. Call 531-6333 for more.
Mosaic Workshops, Michael's Arts and Crafts, 3040 N. Powers Blvd., 622-9521. $25, not including materials. Making a mosaic birdhouse of purchased materials, found items, or a combination. Sun., April 18, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Home Depot Do-It-Herself Night, Mon., April 19, 6:30 p.m., You Can Plant a Container Garden, 7:45 p.m., You Can Refinish Furniture. Call 800/430-3376 for a location near you.
Soliciting Foundations for Major Gifts, Junior Achievement, One Education Way. $5-$10. Kathleen Deph speaks, sponsored by the Southern Colorado Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Tues., April 20, 4-5:30 p.m. Call 635-1099 for more.
The Barnes Site in Southeast Colorado Talk, Colorado Springs Falcon Police Station, 7850 Goddard. Free. Roche Lindsey, private archaeologist presents this talk on Tues., April 20, 7 p.m. Call 633-2591 for more.
How to Create a Winning Customer Service Model, California Casualty, 1650 Telstar Dr. $10. Thurs., April 22, 8-10 a.m. Call Gaylyn at 260-9515 for more.
Mind Growing Aware of Itself, Shove Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave. Free. A public talk by Zen teacher Joan Sutherland. Fri., April 23, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 594-0724 for more.
Preserving Family Photographs, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Wed., April 28, 8:30-10 a.m. Call 531-6333, x2253 to reserve a space.
SBIR/STTR Proposal Workshop, El Pomar Penrose House Conference Center, 10 Lake Circle Dr. $50-$75. Learn what it takes to write winning proposals to receive funding from federal government agencies. The workshop is Fri., April 30, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 262-3686 for more.