Pond Class, Pueblo Zoo, Pueblo. $5 per class. Conducted by Chad DeMarco and Steve Venezio, professional pond builders and fish disease technicians. Sat., April 24, at 1 p.m. Proceeds to Pueblo Zoological Society. Call 719-561-1452 x100 for more.
Take 5 in the Garden, Garden of the Gods Park. $18 early bird registration through Fri., April 30 at Runners Roost, 632-2633; $23 race day. 5K and 5 Miler Races sponsored by Burger King. Sat., May 1, 7 a.m. registration; 8 a.m. races start.
Tots at the Zoo, Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo, $8 per class. Adult-child interactive program featuring Night Animals April 24, Hidden Animals May 1, A-Z Animals, May 8. 9:30-11 a.m. Call 719/561-1452x100.
Howbert 5k, at Garden of the Gods. $10-$25. Proceeds to benefit Howbert Elementary School. Pick up applications at Howbert School, Runner's Roose or Boulder Running Company. Sat., May 8, 8 a.m. Call 578-1872 for more info.
Spanish at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mt. Zoo Rd. $10-$12. Introduce your child to zoo-related Spanish words. Sat., May 8. 9-10 a.m. (3-5 year olds); 10:30-11:30 a.m. (6-10 year olds). To register call 633-9925x112.
Broadmoor Skating Club Exhibitions, Olympic Rink at the Ice Hall, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. Free. Fire and Ice Exhibition featuring members of BSC and visiting skaters. Friday nights. Call 579-6570 or 492-7566 for details.
dance parties and workshops Country Western Dance Party, The Carriage Stop, 2700 W. Robinson St. $3. Licensed instructors teach easy lines, Texas 2-step, etc. Sat., April 24, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more, call 598-8624.
Partner Cowboy Cha Cha Lesson, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $12-$15. Learn the latest partner line dance. Thur., May 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call 719/295-7200 for more.
Ballroom Dance Classes, Downtown YMCA, 207 N. Nevada. Fees include 6 hours. Includes swing, salsa, tango, cha-cha, fox trot, and waltz. Register anytime, open to members and non-members. Ongoing classes on Wed., 7:30-9 p.m. Call Arthur at 634-3029 for more.