Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Exploring the Night Sky, $3, Fri., Feb. 27, 7-8:30 p.m. Birding for Beginners, $40, Thurs., March 4, April 1, 29, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Reservations required at 520-6745.
Western Museum of Mining and Industry, 125 Gleneagle Dr., Gleneagle, 488-0880. $3 - $7 museum admission. Open Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The 1870 Princeton Expedition, an adult education program, Sat., Feb. 28, 1:30 p.m. Reservations required, call 488-0880..
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center public lecture series, 1805 N. 30th St., 634-6666. A father and son's walk across Ireland, Sun. Feb. 29, 2-3 p.m. Call Judy Lyle at 219-0108 for more.
Wolf Creek Backcountry Yurt trip. $80+. Sponsored by Sierra Club, route is six miles, 1500 foot elevation gain, mandatory pre-trip meeting. March 18-21. Call Brian Judd at 598-8285 for reservations and info.
Fast Pitch Softball Try-outs, Play at the Bullpen, 2310 Executive Cir., 226-2255. Recruiting 16-19 yr. old fastpitch players for Coast to Coast Women's Softball Stars, a traveling international competitive team. Sun., March 21, 9 a.m. Call 928/854-9455 for more.
Pick-up Soccer Games, First Presbyterian Church Gym, 219 E. Bijou. $3. Weekly soccer pick-up games for ages for adults. Monday nights from 7:30-10 p.m. Call 471-3763, x143 for more.
Young Adult Pick-up Basketball Games, First Presbyterian Church Gym, 219 E. Bijou. $2. Weekly basketball pick-up games for ages 18-30. Wednesday nights from 8:30-10 p.m. Call 471-3763, x143 for more.
dance parties and workshops International Folk Dance Club, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Every Tues., 7-9 p.m. For more, call Nadine at 531-6629 or Linda at 488-3926.
Tango lessons and party, Rum Bay, 20 N. Tejon St.. Free. Every Wed. Lessons 6:30 p.m., dance 7-9 p.m. For more, call TangoSprings at 475-2757.
Ballroom Dance Classes, Downtown YMCA, 207 N. Nevada. Fees include four sessions. Includes swing, salsa, tango, cha-cha, fox trot, and waltz. Register anytime, open to members and non-members. Ongoing classes on Wednesdays, 7:30-9 p.m. Call Arthur at 634-3029 for more.