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Guided hikes, North Cheyenne Canon. Free. Sundays, 1-3:30 p.m. Bear Creek on Sept. 12, Palmer Red Rocks on Sept. 19, Strawberry Hill on Sept. 26, Gold Camp path on Oct. 3, Stratton Open Space on Oct. 10, Lower Columbine and Meadow on Oct. 17, mystery hike on Oct. 24. Bring water and rain gear. Meet at Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Canon Rd. For reservations, call 578-6146.

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.

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