D-11 Community Education, featuring classes in cooking healthy, foreign languages, mah jongg, residential landscape design, photography, feng shui, ballroom and Latin dance, computers, reflexology 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!
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.
The Art of Persuasion: Turning Your Idea Into Policy, Law, or Media Coverage, Tesla Educational Opportunity Center, 2560 International Circle, Room 116. $15-$20. The Public Relations Society of America presents this program for business communicators. Tues., Oct. 25, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 473-0704 to register.
Preserving Your Memories, East Library's community room, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Learn basic archiving techniques for still photos, slides and home videos. Sun., Oct. 30, 2-4 p.m. Call 531-6311 for more.
Benet Hill Center Events, 2577 N. Chelton Road, 473-6184. Intensive Contemplative Prayer Retreat from Oct. 21-23. Reiki II from Oct. 28-30.
Colorado College Events: "Listening for Monsters in the Cosmic Sea: Black Holes and Einstein's Astrophysical Legacy" lecture on Thurs., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. USAFA Band Chamber Recital Series on Tues., Oct. 25, 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 The 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 Road, call 475-2510 or visit therenaissanceacademy.org for more. Featuring 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 "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.