PICK America's Walk for Diabetes, begins at CC's Washburn Field, 14 Cache La Poudre. Sat., May 14, walker check in begins at 8 a.m., walk starts at 9 a.m. Call 888/DIABETES ext. 7012 or visit
www.diabetes.org/walk for more.
Rock Climbing Lessons for Women, The Rock at Soc 'n Roll, 16240 Old Denver Hwy. $60. A four-part series for women new to rock climbing. Fee includes gym time, lesson, all gear and climbing after class. Wed., May 18-June 8, 7-8:30 p.m. Call 481-9099 for more.
Bike to Work Breakfast, Detz Caf, 211 E. Cucharras. Bring beginners to 6th grade-level books to donate to the Children's Literacy Center and buy some breakfast. Small gift for all participants and a grand prize for the person who brings the most books. Wed., May 18, 6-8 a.m. Visit www.247biker.com/commuting/biketowork for more.
MS Walk, at the Monument Valley Park, to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Sat., May 21, 8 a.m. Call 800/FIGHTMS or visit
www.fightmscolorado.org for more information.
WWF Raw WrestleMania Revenge Tour, World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $20-$40. Featuring Shawn Michaels, Triple H, Ric Flair, Chris Jericho and more. Sun., May 22, 1 p.m. Call 576-2626 or visit
www.ticketswest.com for tickets.
Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Ave., Pueblo, 719/561-1452. Spring Plant Sale featuring plants adapted to the Pueblo County climate, unusual perennials and rock garden plants, Sat., May 14.
Lake Pueblo State Park Events, 640 Reservoir Rd., Pueblo, 561-9230 ext. 16. Open daily, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jr. Rangers Life Zones in Colorado, May 14, 9-11 a.m. Jr. Rangers Adaptation Artistry, May 21, 9-11 a.m. Wild Cats of Colorado, May 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
North Cheyenne Canon Park Hikes, Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Canon Rd. Free, reservations required. Guided hikes every Sunday in May, 1-3:30 p.m. Hike locations are determined by the conditions of the trails. Call 578-6146 to sign up.
Falcon Wanderers Walks, beginning at the Goose Gossage Youth Sports Complex for an easy 5k or 10k walk. Sat., May 28, register between 7:30-11 a.m., and walk at your own pace. Call Russ at 667-5662 for more.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Activities, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain. Zoo Rd., 633-9925. Featuring Dinosaurs at the Zoo exhibit. What are dinosaurs doing at the zoo? They are extinct! Go see their exhibit and find out. Also, now featuring white lions, Matunde and Zakera, through Labor Day.
Trails and Open Space Coalition 2005 Hike Schedule: Blodgett Peak Open Space, May 21, 9:30 a.m. Call 633-6884 for more.
Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road, 520-6387. Open Tues.-Sat., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission, programs $2-$30. Offers interactive exhibits, nature trails, guided and self-guided programs, Junior Ranger program, special events and more. Visit www.elpasoco.com/parks for more. Nature Explorers: Musical Messages of Birds, Thurs., May 12, 1:30-2:45 p.m. Geocatching: High-Tech Treasure Hunting, Sat., May 14, 10 a.m. to noon. Pajamas in the Park: Spring Spectacular, May 20-21 4 p.m. to 9 a.m. Folklore of Wild Birds, Sat., May 21, 1-2 p.m. Reservations required for all programs.
Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, 520-6745. Free admission, programs $2-$30. Offers interactive exhibits, nature trails, guided and self-guided programs, Junior Ranger program, special events and more. Visit www.elpasoco.com/parks for more. Sunset Wildlife Hike, Fri., May 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dragons in the Sky., Sat., May 21, 10 a.m. to noon. Nature Adventures: Rainbow Fish, Wed., May 25, 1:30-3 p.m. Reservations required for all programs.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, 1805 N. 30th, 219-0108. 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.
dance parties and workshops Country-Western Dance Party, The Carriage Stop, 2700 W. Robinson St. $4. Dance easy lines, cotton-eyed Joe, cowboy cha-cha, country waltz, easy squares, mixers and more. No experience or partner needed. Learn as you dance with licensed instructors. Sat., May 14, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Call 598-8624 for more.