Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Classical Strings Open House Celebration, Sun., July 18, 1-3 p.m. Wildlife Detectives, Sat., July 24, 10-11:30 a.m. $4. Reservations required at 520-6387.
Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Cattail Marsh Early Morning Hike, Sat., June 26, 6-8 a.m. Reservations required at 520-6745.
Starsmore Discovery Center Events, 2120 W. Cheyenne Rd., 578-6146. Hummingbird Day, Sat., July 17, Free. Who Goes There? For ages 5 and older, Thurs., July 22, 1 p.m. Free. Climbing wall lessons, must be over 4'6" tall. Tuesdays through Sundays, 3-4:30 p.m.
Tipi Building and Ute Heritage Workshop, Helen Hunt Falls, 4075 North Cheyenne Canon Road., Sat., July 17 and Sat. August 21, 10 a.m. $5 donation. Call 578-6146 for more.
Run For Hope Fundraiser, for Circle of Hope fund that benefits cancer patients and their families. Race begins in Memorial park, pre-registration is $15 or $20 the day of the event. Sat., July 17, 7 a.m. Call Deb at 365-6707 for more.
Sierra Club Outings. Bear Creek Loop Hike in Sesame Canyon, Sat., July 18, 9 a.m. RSVP required to 597-3996.
Beidleman Environmental Center Programs, 740 W. Caramillo St. Pikes Peak Tundra Walk, Sat., July 17, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. $10. Meet at Pikes Peak Highway tollgate at 8 a.m. Xeriscape and Our Natural Landscape Walk, Thurs., July 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Meet at Xeriscape Demonstraation Garden, 2855 Mesa Rd. For more call 578-7088.
Family Volksmarch, starting at the Police Operations Center, S. Nevada Ave. and Rio Grande. Free. Walk through Monument Valley Trail, Dorchester Park and along Shooks Run. Strollers, kids and pets welcome. Register between 7:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on Sat., July 24. Call Kaye at 667-5662 for more.
Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo, $4-$8 per class Safari Day Camps, $76-$85: Animals of the West, July 5-9. Bagels with Barney, Sat., July 10, 8:30 a.m. $10. Also Turtle Tuesdays with story time at 1:30 p.m. Free. Call 719/561-1452 ext. 100 or ,103.
S-CAP ESCAPE Ride Fundraiser, in the Collegiate peaks outside of Buena Vista. Ride a bike and raise funds, donate pledges, sponsor an individual rider, sponsor the event, volunteer on the event crew. Aug. 19-22. Call 578-9092 for more.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, 1805 N. 30th. Free; some programs $1-$2. Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily; Nature Presentations and Multi-media Movie, various times daily; Become a Junior Ranger, available daily; Prairie Falcon Walks, 5 p.m. daily. Bat Walks, Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. For more call 219-0108.
Pueblo Days on the Riverwalk, at Boathouse, 101 S. Union, Pueblo. Free. With summer discounts on boat rides and fun activities. Tuesdays through August. For more call 719/595-0242.