Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Activities, 4250 Cheyenne Mtn. Zoo Rd., 633-9925. Zoo Career Day, ages 13-18, Feb. 11, 21, $45. Animal Affairs, an adult-only program about animal mating habits, Feb. 11-12, reserve a space at 633-9925 ext. 112.
Pueblo Zoo Activities, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., 719/561-1452. Design Your Own Landscape, starts Jan. 25, 7-9 p.m., a 5 week program helping you to produce your own home landscaping plans, $85-$95.
Trails and Open Space Coalition Hike, Palmer Park, NW corner of Maizeland and Academy Blvd. Free. An easy 4 mile hike. Sat., Jan. 15, 9:30 a.m. Call 633-6884 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. For more call 219-0108.
dance parties and workshops
Country Western Dance, International Polka Club, 2422 Busch Ave. $7. Couples dancing and line dancing, DJ Ken Daily plays the music. Fri., Jan. 14, 8-11 p.m. Call 633-0195 for more.
Ballroom Dance, International Polka Club, 2422 Busch Ave. $8. Ballroom dancing to live bands, all levels of dancers welcome. Fri., Jan. 21, 8-11 p.m. Call 633-0195 for more.