Home Depot Lectures and Workshops. Call 800/430-3376 for location and times. Free. Clinics for October: Building Adjustable Shelving with a Drill Press, You can Install a Thermostat, Turn Your Home into a Safety Zone, Install Easy Flooring Solutions, Tile with Trafficmaster Stainproof Grout; Color and Faux Painting.
Lifelong learning classes, with School District 11. $12-$73. Register now for Spanish for school personnel, Portugese for travelers, intro to sign language, weight management, sign language for adult and child, planting fall bulbs, collaging Colorado Springs, managing rental properties, mosaic projects and cake decorating. Classes begin between Oct. 5-12. Call 520-2384 for more.
Suicide Prevention Conference, Penrose House, 1661 Mesa Ave. Oct. 1: Exploring Practices in Assisting Youth Bereaved by Suicide. Oct. 2: Stepping Stones Toward Healing and Beyond. 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call LaRita at 596-2575 or Mary at 593-8680 to register.
Fire and Home Safety Events, Home Depot stores, call 800/430-3376 for locations. Free. Kids workshops held from 9 a.m. to noon. Adult information from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., Oct. 2.
Meditation Seminar, East Branch Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Learn about inner light and sound as taught by spiritual teacher Sant Thakar Singh. Sun., Oct. 3, 2 p.m. Call 888/297-1715 for more.
Healing Images of God, a six week group for trauma survivors who struggle to find meaningful, sustaining and healing images of God. Margaret Arms, PhD facilitates. Begins Mon., Oct. 4, 5:30-7 p.m. Call 635-1916 ext. 2 to register.
The Biology of Human Consumption, Mountain Park Environmental Center, 9161 Mountain Park Rd., Beulah, 485-4444. Free. Marc Pratarelli, PhD presents a discussion on how sustainability of human consumption is vital. Tues., Oct. 5, 7-9 p.m. Call 485-4444 for more.
Master Gardening Classes, CSU Extension Office, 305 S. Union Blvd. $7. Soil Basics, Oct. 5,7, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Introduction to Plant Select, Oct. 12, 14. Introduction to Weed Management, Oct. 19, 21. Principles of Efficient Irrigation, Nov. 2,4. Call Linda at 636-8923 for more.
Starting a Home Business- Is it Right for You?, East Library, 5550 Union Blvd. Free. Kent Taylor, small business expert discusses the benefits and challenges of operating a business from home. Tues., Oct. 5, 7-8 p.m. Call 638-9991 for more.
Real Estate Investors Training, Radisson Inn, 8110 N. Academy Blvd. $15. Oct. 5, Nov. 2, 6 p.m. Call 800/665-7051, ext. 350 for more.
Caregiving Seminar, Fountain Valley Senior Center, 5745 Southmoor Dr. Free. Caregiving and independent living topics covered. Fri., Oct. 6, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 520-6470 to register.
Mexican-American Lecture, CC's Olin Hall rm. 1, 1010 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Lecture by Jose E. Limon entitled Midway to the Second Floor: The Emergence of a Mexican-American Middle Class Identity. Wed., Oct. 6, 1-3 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Landscape Architecture Lectures, Colorado College. John Dixon Hunt on On Writing a History of the Venetian City Garden, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. Call 389-6606 for more.
Rock Odyssey: It's Gold!, Western Museum of Mining and Industry. $3. In this Super Saturday event, learn about prospectors finding gold deposits, recognizing fools gold and learn in hands on experiments how gold is processed. Sat., Oct. 9, 1 p.m. Call 488-0880 for more.
Colorado Landlord/Tenant Law, AACS, 888 Garden of the Gods Rd., Ste. 103. $40-$60. Wed., Oct. 13, 12:30-5 p.m. Reservations required, call 264-9195 for more.
Kabbalah Classes and Seminars, by Rabbi Joel David Bakst. Classes are ongoing. Visit
www.chazonhatorah.org or call 685-0999 for more info.