Mosaic Workshops, Michael's Arts and Crafts, 3040 N. Powers Blvd. $25, not including materials. Juanita Canzoneri teaches how to make a mosaic birdhouse of purchased materials, found items, or a combination. Sun., April 25, 12:30-2:30 p.m. For more, call 622-9521.
Setting Out: Making a Meditation Practice, CC's Women's Club, 20 Mesa Rd. $30. A program for those interested in Zen and deepening their meditation with Joan Sutherland and Sarah Bender. Sat., April 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Robert to register at 684-0130.
H.L. Standley Photographs Lecture, Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Free. Eric Paddock places Standley in context of other Colorado landscape photographers. Sat., April 24, 2-3 p.m. Reservations at 385-5990.
Upside-Down Brilliance: The Visual-Spatial Learner, Cheyenne Mountain Conference Resort, Cheyenne Room, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road. $10; $18/couple. Lecture by Dr. Linda Silverman. Thurs., April 29, 7-9 p.m. For more, call Renaissance academy at 475-2510.
Spanish Computer 101 Class, East Branch Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Pre-register for this basic computer class in Spanish. Mon., April 26, 8:30-10 a.m. For more call 531-6333.
Living with Grief: Alzheimer's Disease Lecture. Tesla Educational Opportunity Center, 2560 International Cir. Free. Forum of multidisciplinary panel of experts. Wed., April 28, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. RSVP required. Call 471-9900.
Preserving Family Photographs, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Workshop helps identify causes of deterioration and teaches how to store and handle photos so they will last. 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.
Helping the Mentally Ill in Correctional Settings, First United Methodist Church, 410 N. Nevada Ave., room. 135. Free. Sat., May 1, 10 a.m. to noon. Coffee at 10 a.m.; program at 10:30 a.m. For more, call 473-8477.
Arts & Craft Fair/Bake Sale/Car & Bike Show, Fire Department Center, 375 Printers Parkway, free. Fundraiser for CSFD Awards and Recognition Committee. Sat., May 1, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. To participate or for more, call Tina (craft fair) at 385-7241 or Rhonda (cars, bikes), 385-7352.
Planned Giving for Nonprofits, Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado, 315 E. Costilla. Tues., May 4, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. For full description and to register go to
Spiritual Journey Course I, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $65. A course offering a deeper understanding of the historical roots of centering prayer and making this prayer a daily practice. Classes between April 20 and May 26. Call 473-6184 for more info or to register.
Colorado College Lunch/Lecture, Gates Common Room, Palmer Hall. Free. Featuring speaker Catherine L. Mann on "This is Bangalore Calling: IT Off-Shoring and the U.S. Economy." Wed., April 28, 12:15 p.m. lunch, followed by lecture. RSVP required. Call 389-6415.