First Thursday, a hip, unique environment from 5 to 8 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $4-$8, 634-5581. On Nov. 7: The "Princess of Blues," Kristen Sherwood, with guitarist Barry Wedgle; the "Art of the Brew," by Bristol Brewing, and munchies by the Blue Star.
Print the Legend: Photography and the 19th-Century West, a lecture by Amherst College professor Martha Sandweiss at Colorado College's Gates Common Room in Palmer Hall, 389-6607. Thurs., Nov. 7, 7 p.m.
Hormone Replacement Therapy: What's a woman to do? a benefit luncheon for Kidpower with Nancy Wilsted at Giuseppe's Old Depot Restaurant, 10 South Sierra Madre. $35 Thurs., Nov. 7, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Call 520-1311 for more.
A Veteran's Day Salute, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock. Featuring patriotic music of the Air Force Falconers. Fri., Nov. 8, 1:30-2:30 p.m. 385-5933.
2002 Veterans Day Parade honoring ex-prisoners of war and those missing in action in downtown Colorado Springs. 282-1648. Sat., Nov. 9, 9:30 a.m.
Tenth Anniversary Celebration of the Downtown Action Plan, sponsored by the Downtown Partnership, with special guests Mayor Mary Lou Makepeace, Judy Noyes, Fred Ban Antwerp, Jim Kin and Michael Hannigan. Antlers Adam's Mark, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Thurs., Nov. 14, 7:30-9 a.m. $20. Reservations by Nov. 11, 886-0088.
First Visitor, a non-profit that visits parents of newborns, will hold it's annual Warm Up for Winter polar fleece sale, 2845 Janitell Rd.. Wed., Nov. 13 through Wed., Nov. 27. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 444-4503.
Gingerbread Gala, an evening of jazz, dancing, spirits and desserts in the historic Day Nursery, 104 E. Rio Grande. Sat., Nov. 16, 7 p.m. Call 632-1754.
10th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock, Sat., Nov. 16, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 385-5933.
Interfaith Thanksgiving, join Temple Beit Torah, Faith Presbyterian Church, Benet Hill Monastery and the Islamic Society of Colorado Springs at Faith Presbyterian Church 1529 N. Circle Drive. Sun., Nov. 24, 5 p.m. Call for more, 633-0655.