Guided family walks, North Cheyenne Canon, Free. Saturdays 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and Sundays from 1-1:45 in September. For reservations and information, call Starsmore Discovery Center at 578-6146.
Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Gary Scott speaks on Summit Strategies: Secrets of Mastering the Everest in Your Life, Sept. 24, 7-8:30 p.m., $10. Reservations required at 520-6387.
Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Reservations required at 520-6745.
Montane Discovery Hike, Catamount Institute, 3168 County Rd. 28, Woodland Park. Free, donations accepted. A 3 mile guided hike at 10,000 feet through aspen and evergreen forests. Sat., Sept. 4, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 471-0910, ext. 103 for more.
Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk, bring the whole family. The proceeds to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. Sept. 11, 10 a.m. Call 266-8773 for more.
Inside/Out Cripple Creek Fall Foliage & Fat Tire Ride, Cripple Creek to Gold Camp Rd. Donation of $35 suggested to benefit Inside/Out Youth Services. Sat., Oct. 2, 9:30 a.m. Call 328-1056 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.
spectator sports Sky Sox Home Games, Sky Sox Stadium, 4385 Tutt Blvd. $4.25-$8.50. Home games Sept. 3-6. For ticket information, call 591-SOXX or visit
Labor Day Baseball Game and festivities, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, at the 30th street entrance to Garden of the Gods. $1-$5.Mon., Sept. 6, 1 p.m.. For more call 578-6777.
dance parties and workshops Swing in the Springs, Downtown VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $5. Free swing lessons with the price of admission. Every Sun., 7:30-10 p.m. A family environment without smoking or drinking, all ages welcome. Bring this clip for buy one get one admission Sept. 5. For more, call 266-6453.
Country Western Dance Party, The Carriage Stop, 2700 W. Robinson St. $3. Smoke and alcohol free. No experience or partner necessary. Sat., Sept. 11, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more call 598-8624.
Ballroom Dance Classes, Downtown YMCA, 207 N. Nevada. Fees include 6 hours. Includes swing, salsa, tango, cha-cha, fox trot, waltz and more. Register anytime, open to members and non-members. Ongoing classes on Wed., 7:30-9 p.m. Call Arthur at 634-3029 for more.