Model Train Open House, Meadowlake Airport, 7959 Cessna Dr. Free. Presented by Pikes Peak N Gineers. Sat., Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 16, noon to 4 p.m. .For more, call 231-1422.
Red Rock Canyon hiking tours, every Saturday through November 22, 10 a.m. to approximately noon. Meet at the High Street entrance to the property (take Ridge Road south of Highway 24). These hikes will be the only opportunities for public access to the property until after it is sold to the city. Registration is required; e-mail email@example.com
Bear Creek Park Volksmarch, starting at Village at Skyline, 2365 Patriot Heights. Free. Both 5k and 10k walks. Sat., Nov. 15, start between 8:30 a.m. and noon. Leashed pets only. Large wheeled strollers can complete the 5k trail. Wheelchairs can complete a portion of the trail. For more information call 392-1834.
Sierra Club Garden of the Gods Inner-City Outing, Visit the Garden of the Gods Visitor Center for a video presentation and tour, then a self-guided, but fully-chaperoned, tour of Garden of the Gods. Sat., Nov. 22 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For reservations and information, call Debbie at 473-7069.
Castlewood Canyon State Park dayhike, a moderate, 4 to 5 mile hike sponsored by the Sierra Club. Sat., Nov. 22 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For registration or details, call Jim at 385-0045.
dance parties and workshops Pikes Peak Traditional Dance Special Workshop and Evening Dance, Colorado College Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade. $10-$25 for workshops and evening dance. Easy to learn dance steps; no partner needed. Contra, Squares, Circle Mixer and English Country Dance. Live music. Sat., Nov. 15, noon-4 p.m. For more, call 719-475-0397.
Argentine Tango, Counterpoint studio, 611 N. Royer St. $10 per lesson, $36 for four. 6 sessions starting Tues., Nov. 11, 7:30 -9:30 p.m. Learn to dance tango milonguero style, in close embrace! For more, call 685-9616.