Stress Reduction through Animal Therapy, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock, 385-5933. Free. Studies have shown that the presence and interaction of animals can significantly lower blood pressure. Thurs., April 15, 1-1:30 p.m. Registration required.
Senior Days of Enrichment, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $10 includes meal. New Horizons of the Pikes Peak Region musicians will perform. Fri., April 16, 9:30 a.m. Call 473-6184 to register.
Restorative Justice, taught by Bill Groom, learn about how restorative justice works, helping individuals to repair the harm and restore relationships of those affected by a juvenile or adult offense. $5 and non-perishable food item. Sun., April 19, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call PILLAR at 633-4991 for reservations, location and further information.
Oriental Rugs, a history with tips on identification. $20. Hundreds of rugs available for examination and comparison. Bring your own rugs for a roadshow type evaluation. Wed., April 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Call PILLAR at 633-4991 for reservations, location and further information.
Thinking Out Loud, discussion on our nation's issues for this election year. $5 and non-perishable food item. Wed., April 21, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Call PILLAR at 633-4991 for reservations, location and further information.
Fountain Valley Senior Center, 5745 Southmoor Dr., Fountain. A wide range of classes available, from instructional classes to indoor recreation to crafts, for anyone over 55 in El Paso County. Call 520-6470 for more.
Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock, 385-5933, offers the following: Notary Public service, legal counseling, career and job search counseling, real estate advice, health education, financial advice, and interesting activities.