Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. Chocolate Bunny Walk on Sat., April 1, 11 a.m. to noon. Bunnies, Pikas, and Hares on Thurs., April 6, noon to 1:15 p.m. and 2-3:15 p.m. Arbor Day Celebration on Sat., April 8, 10 a.m. to noon. "Soil Preparation for Organic Gardening" on Sat., April 15, 2-3 p.m. Watercolor Journaling Class on Sat., April 23, 10 a.m. to noon. Call 520-6387 for more.
Pueblo Mountain State Park Events, 9161 Mountain Park Road, Beulah. $5 for non-members. Daylight savings hike on Sun., April 2 at 1 p.m. Early wildflower hike on Sat., April 15, 10 a.m. Lynn Prebble presents on climbing Mount Everest on Thurs., April 20, 7 p.m. Call 719/485-4444 for more.
Earth Day Walk at Garden of the Gods, join the Falcon Wanderers Volkssport Association on April 22, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for either a 5K or 10K walk. Call 667-5662 for more.
dance parties & workshops The Carriage Stop Events, 2700 W. Robinson St. $5. Colorado Ballroom instruction that includes waltz, tango and more on Sat., April 1, 15 and 29 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Country-Western Dance Party on Sat., April 8 and 22, 7:30-9:30 p.m. No partner needed. Call 598-8624 for more.
Tango Argentino, Derby Dance & Music Arts, 1759 S. 8th St., $50 per person, $95 per couple. No partners needed. Beginner level class on Mon., April 3, 7-8 p.m. Call 475-0625 for more.
Suavemente Salsa Dance Classes, VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $25-$90. Happening on Mondays from 7-9 p.m. through April 17. Call Hector at 575-0220 for more.
Pikes Peak Traditional Dance, Hillside Community Center, 925 S. Institute St. $3-$7. Learn easy dances on Sat., April 15, 7:30-10 p.m. No partner needed. Lessons begin at 7:10 p.m. Call 473-6935 for more.
Ballroom Dance Classes, YMCA, 207 N. Nevada Ave. Fees include six hours of classes, and Y membership is not required. Learn swing, salsa, tango, cha-cha, fox trot, waltz and more. Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., start anytime. Call Arthur at 634-3029 for more.
Dancing the Sacred Wild Child, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain St. $55. Melissa Michaels inspires the sacred union between spirit, flesh, psyche and deed. Sat., April 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 877/232-6233 for more.
Learn to Swing Dance, Rampart Range Campus Atrium, 11195 Hwy 83., free. PPCC is teaching swing dancing on Fri., April 7, 3-4:30 p.m. No partner needed. Call 540-7106 for more.
Scottish Country Dancing, 315 E. Costilla St. Featuring basic, intermediate and advanced instruction on social dance of Scotland. Meetings on the first three Wednesdays of each month. Call 473-0714 for more.