Catamount Institute Hikes, Catamount Field Campus, Woodland Park. $6 adults, $3 kids 12 and under. Every second Saturday through October. Next hike Sat., Aug. 9, 10 a.m. to noon. (special rates: $3 adults, $1 kids) For more, call 471-0910.
dance parties and workshops Big Band Dance, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. $10. Featuring New Century Big Band and Mary Chapmen. Benefits Senior Coalition and Verne Rice Memorial Fund. Sat., Aug 9, 7 p.m. For more, call 687-3330.
Live Big Band Music, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., Every Thursday, 1:30-3 p.m. and 2nd and 4th Fridays; 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more, call 385-5933.
Ballroom Dance Classes, including swing, salsa, tango, waltz, fox trot and rumba. Four classes $45 80 per couple, $35 55 individuals. Downtown YMCA, Wed., 7:30 -9 p.m.; Fri., 7-9 p.m. Call 634-3029 or 473-9622.
Swing in the Springs dance lessons and dancing, VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $2-$5, every Sunday, 7:30-10 p.m. 310-3907.