- Colorado College Events, call 389-6607 for more. Nobel Laureate Clive Granger lecture, Thurs., Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. Company, vocal performance on Fri., Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 25, 3 p.m.
Benet Hill Center Classes, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Call 473-6184 to register. "Introductory Workshop to Learn Contemplative/Centering Prayer" on Sun., Feb. 19, 1:15-5:15 p.m., $30. "Spiritual Journey Course 1" from Feb. 23 through April 6, $85.
America's Boating Course, Sand Creek Police Department, 4125 Center Point. Presented by the Pikes Peak Floatilla. Classes on March 18-19, April 13-14 or May 13-14. Call 392-5322 for more.
The Lutheran Course, First Lutheran Church, 1515 N. Cascade Ave. Learn the fundamentals of Lutheranism in seven lessons. Classes begin Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m. or Feb. 22, 10 a.m. Call Pastor Mark at 632-8836 ext. 128 to register.
"Gardening in the Pikes Peak Region," 305 S. Union Blvd., 636-8920. $8 per class or $50 for the series. Colorado State University Cooperative Extension offers gardening classes on Tuesdays from 2-4 p.m. and Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Series runs between Feb. 21 and April 20. Call 636-8923 to register or for more information.
2006 Peak to Prairie Landscape Symposium, Doubletree Hotel, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., 576-8900. $30-$70. Learn Xeriscape techniques at this two-day event. Fri., February 24, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sat., Feb. 25, 7:30 a.m. to noon. Call 636-8923 or visit csu.org for more.
Home Repair for the Not So Rich and Famous, Center for the Visionary Arts, 113 Deer Path, Manitou Springs. $10. Michael Clark, with over 25 years' experience in home remodeling and repair, teaches. Sat., Feb. 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 685-5958 for more.
Learning Unlimited Lecture Series, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Free. Mel McKarland presents a slide show on Colorado railroads on Tues., Feb. 28, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Call 535-2646 for more.
Free Laughter Sessions, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave.. Be silly and laugh with others. Meets Tuesdays, 12:30-1 p.m. on Feb. 28, March 28, April 25. Call Cheryl at 634-8932 for more.
"Desire and Grief in New Mexico" or Jim Sagels Espaola Romance, CCs Worner Center, Gaylord Room, 902 N. Cascade Ave. $12 includes lunch. The Aficionados present visiting professor Michael Trujillo, who will speak on Jim Sagels themes of desire, wholeness and diversity. Wed., March 1, noon. Reservations due at 389-6649 by Feb. 27.
SCORE Starting A Small Business for Military Personnel, a four-hour workshop to answer basic questions for military personnel considering leaving the service and starting a small business. Classes on May 3, 9, 23, Aug. 2, 8, 29, Nov. 1, 7, 14. Call 636-3074 for more.
All Natural Baby Product Class, Rocky Mountain Natural Store, 1502 W. Colorado Ave. $20. Learn to make all-natural products for mom and baby, include tummy salve, diaper salve, diaper wipes, talc-free powder and more. Thurs., March 2, 7-8:30 p.m. Call 329-0180 for more.
Colorado Sales Tax Seminar for Business Owners, 4420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. A training from the Colorado Dept. of Revenue on licenses, trade names, how to collect sales tax, use tax and more. Thurs., March 2, 2:30 p.m. Visit taxcolorado.com for more.
*Colorado College Events, call 389-6607 for more. "Nobel Laureate Clive Granger" lecture, Thurs., Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. Company, vocal performance on Fri., Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 25, 3 p.m.
PILLAR Lifelong Learning Classes, various locations, call 633-4991 to register. Featuring classes on computers, Ralph Waldo Emerson, FDR and the Fireside Chats, AIDS, Japan, Energy Self-Healing Basics, Beginning Mountain Dulcimer and more.
Renaissance Academy Events, 2760 Fieldstone Rd. Free. Featuring Transitioning to Kindergarten on Tues., Feb. 21, 6:30-8 p.m. Call 475-2510 for more.