- Victorian Spirit Walking Tour, Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 S. Hancock Ave. $15-$20. Learn about paranormal investigations, starting with the Victorian era, take a candle-lit walk through the cemetery and hear tales of local murder, mystery and mayhem. Proceeds benefit restoration projects at the cemetery. Sat., Oct. 22, 5-8 p.m. Call 630-7328 for reservations.
Acting Class, focusing on cold readings and audition technique begins soon. Taught by a NYC actress with 20 years' experience. Runs Thursdays, 6:30-9 p.m. Call 262-9078 for an interview.
D-11 Community Education, featuring classes in foreign languages, dance, gardening, yoga, guitar, arts and crafts, computers, business, gardening, wellness and health and more. Call 520-2384 for more.
Nature Wildflower Photo Shoot with professional photographer Kenneth Wajda. At various locations around Colorado Springs, you will take photographs in the field while Wajda answers questions, offers tips and assists you. Sundays, 5 a.m. through November. Call 783-9283 for more.
Looking for more Lectures and Learning opportunities? Check out our full online version of the community calendar at csindy.com. Click on "Calendar" on the left-hand side of the page!
Big Mistakes Business Owners Make Workshop, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 200 W. South Ave., Woodland Park. Free. Learn about five common mistakes business owners make that cost money and jeopardize their business. Thurs., Oct. 13, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Call Shirley at 388-0241 for more.
Curiosity Unlimited Programs, UCCS University Center, Room 116, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Perrin Cunningham speaks on "History of the Heller Center" on Oct. 14, 9:30 a.m. Call Pauleta at 598-3020 for more.
"Jung's Answer to the Environmental Crisis", Unity Church, 1945 Mesa Rd. $5-$8. Explore some of Jung's insights about nature, the current environmental crisis and how they appear in dreams. Fri., Oct. 14, 7 p.m. Call 685-4205 or 448-0850 for more.
I Don't Do Windows!, Old Colorado History Center, 1 S. 24th St. Donations accepted. A unique program about the Ute Indians, specifically the roles of women. Fri., Oct. 14, 11 a.m. Call 636-1225 for more.
The Blues Are Alright, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Dan Treanor recounts the 400-year history of the blues from 1-3 p.m. Mark Accord, Art Noble and Dale Creel lead a blues jam from 3-6 p.m. Sat., Oct. 15. Visit pikespeakblues.org for more.
Save ... Dream ... Succeed: A Workshop, Rockrimmon Library, 832 Village Center Dr. A free workshop sponsored by Consumers United Assocation and Colorado Saves. Tues., Oct. 18, 6-8 p.m. Call 303/400-3456 for more.
PPCC Women's Re-Entry Program, free and informal workshops. Nutrition and Stress Release: Oct. 24, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Oct. 27, 1-3 p.m. Social Networking: Nov. 10, 2-4 p.m. Call 540-7501 for more info.
Benet Hill Center Events, 2577 N. Chelton Rd., 473-6184. Senior Days runs on Oct. 14. Intensive Contemplative Prayer Retreat from Oct. 21-23. Reiki II from Oct. 28-30.
Colorado College Events: Casey Cantwell performs an organ concert on Tues., Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m. George Mitchell speaks on America's Role in the World on Wed., Oct. 19, 7 p.m. "Listenings for Monsters in the Cosmic Sea: Black Holes and Einstein's Astrophysical Legacy" lecture on Thurs., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Pikes Peak Library District Events, call 531-6333 or visit ppld.org for more. This month involves many events for All Pikes Peak Reads' topic Arabian Nights. Adult events include: Talk English!, Career Skills Series, Terra Cotta Leaf Pot, Minding Your Business, Film Screening, Westlaw Class for Attorneys, Tri-Lakes Mega Book Sale, Research Class for Teens and more. Events for children include: Raising a Happy and Healthy Pet, Mr. Venetucci and the Magic Pumpkin Seeds Puppet Show, Storytimes and more. Senior Events include: Serious History Buffs, Senior Lunch and a Movie, Socrates Caf, Senior Synergy, Book Clubs, Computer Classes and more.
Renaissance Academy Events, 2760 Fieldstone Rd., call 475-2510 or visit therenaissanceacademy.org for more. Featuring Rockin' Red Rocks on Oct. 18, 6:30-8 p.m. Fooling the Fish: The Art of Tying Flies on Oct. 25, 6:30-8 p.m.
Wild Oats Events, 3180 New Center Point. Free. Featuring "Shop Organic on a Shoestring" on Tues., Oct. 18, 1-2 p.m. "Gluten-Free and Loving It" on Thurs., Oct. 20, 6-7:30 p.m. "Get the Gluten-Free Facts" on Tues., Oct. 25, 6-7 p.m. "Fair Trade Tour" on Fri., Oct. 28, 1-3 p.m. "Aromatherapy Essentials" on Sat., Oct. 29, 10:30 a.m. to noon.