A South American wine tasting dinner at Jake and Telly's, 2616 W. Colorado Ave. A three-course dinner with six different wines from South America. $45. Thurs., Jan. 23, 7 p.m. 633-0406.
Roe vs. Wade 30th Anniversary Celebration at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale. The Pro-Choice Coalition of Colorado Springs is proud to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade decision. Remarks by the Independent's own Cara DeGette. Music by Egamufin. $10 suggested donation, cash bar. Sat., Jan. 25, 6:30 -9 p.m. For more, call 473-8537.
The Rose Garden of Mystery -- exploring the deep heart of prayer at Community for Spiritual Living, 3685 Jeannine Dr. A workshop with Evan Hodkins, a Christian minister, and Sufi Cherag, a Celtic Soul Friend, to hone your conversational skills with God. $75. Sat., Jan. 25, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 596-6894.
UFO Sings and Circles Conference at First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain. Come learn the latest on UFOs, crop circles, and resonant viewing with Bill Winkler, Ron Russell, and Dr. Simeon Hein. $25, benefits UFO Connections of Pueblo. Sat., Feb. 8, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call 389-0726 or 686-1622.
Valentine Extravaganza, including champagne, a fashion show, and a French cooking class, benefits animal welfare societies, at E-City Restaurant, 4659 E. Centennial Blvd. $25. Sun., Feb. 9, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations, 495-4526.
Valentine Wine Tasting at Phantom Canyon Banquets, 2 E. Pikes Peak. $35. Fri., Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m. 800-325-7328.