Old Colorado City Historical Society , OCC History Museum, 1 S. 24th St., free (donations welcome). Founder's Day Celebration, Bancroft Park, W. Colorado Ave. & 24th St., Aug. 14-15. Featuring live music, puppet show at 10:30 and more. For info, call 636-1225.
Vipassana Buddhist Meditation, 2525 W. Colorado Ave., Ste. A. Free. Sundays, 9-10 a.m.; Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m.; Fridays, Noon-12:50 p.m. For more call 473-7609.
Astronomical Society Observing Session. Bear Creek Park, 245 Bear Creek Rd. Free. July 23, Bear Creek Park and Fox Run Park; August 20, Bear Creek East. For more see
How to Find God through Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel, East Library, conference room two, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Sat., Aug. 14, 1 p.m.
Marketing Seminar, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Free with ticket. Prospering in Mega Competitive Times: How to Use Advertising to Effectively Grow Sales presented by Jim Doyle, sponsored by KOAA-TV 5/30. Aug. 19, 11:30 a.m. Call 228-6284 for tickets.
Pikes Peak Library District Events, Computer Genealogy, Aug. 23, 8:30-10 a.m., Beautiful for a Season, Aug. 11, 7 p.m., Carnegie Day, Aug. 14, 10:30 a.m., Minding Your Business, Aug. 12, 19, 8:30 a.m., Modern Homesteading, Aug. 21, 1-3 p.m. Call 531-6333 for locations and times.
Ultimate Ideals and Hopeless Quests: Liberal Religion and Unitarian Universalism. $21. Rev. Dr. Lee Barker speaks. Sat., Aug. 21, 6-9 p.m. Call 534-0387 for more.
Presentation on Israeli/Palestinian Conflict, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain. Free. Rev. and Mrs. Wright present a PowerPoint show on their trip to Israel and the West Bank. Tues., Aug. 24, 7-8:30 p.m. Call 634-6139 for more.