Explore the Paint Mines. Hike with El Paso County Parks & Leisure Services for a guided tour of the Paint Mines Interpretive Park, and learn more about the geological, ecological and historical significance of this unique land. Sat., Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to noon. Reservations required, 520-6387.
Hike by Moonlight with El Paso County Parks & Leisure Services. Enjoy an invigorating hike along the Santa Fe Regional Trail under the light of the full moon and hear tales of yesteryear. Meet at Palmer Lake Recreation Area off County Line Road and Highway 105. Fri., Dec. 20, 7-8:30 p.m. Reservations required, 520-6387.
Swing in the Springs dance lessons and dancing, VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $2-$5, every Sun., 7:30-10 p.m. 310-3907.
Ballroom Dance Classes at the Downtown YMCA. Learn swing salsa, tango, waltz, fox trot and rumba. Ongoing, register anytime. Wednesdays 7:30 -9:00p.m., Fridays 7-9p.m.. Call 634-3029 or 473-9622.
Village at Skyline Volksmarch, a noncompetitive 5-K & 10-K walk sponsored by the Falcon Wanderers Club of Colo. Springs. Start location is Rear Entrance, Beau Jo's Restaurant, 2415 W. Colorado Ave. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Walkers may start anytime between 8 a.m. and noon. Leashed pets welcome. Sun., Dec. 7, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Free. 392-1834.