UFO Signs 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.
Valentine Gift: Couples Massage, Pikes Peak National Bank, 2401 W. Colorado Ave., 2nd Floor. A rejuvenating workshop for friends, families, couples. $30 per person. Sat., Feb. 15, 11a.m., 1:30 & 3 p.m. For more, call 574-7283.
Happy New Year! a celebration of the 2002 Chinese New Year, at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa. Featuring a Chinese buffet dinner, cultural performances and other activities. $5-$10. Mon., Feb. 17, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Call 635-0024.
Unseen Woman Benefit Fashion Show, The UCCS Lodge 1420 Austin Bluffs. An alternative fashion show benefiting local non-profit organizations including Dress for Success and the OMNI House. $15-$20. Sat., Feb. 22, 2-4 p.m. For more, call Nan Stilwagen, 635-3919.
Women of Faith: Celebrating, Changing and Challenging the Church and Society at the Benet Hill Center 2555 N. Chelton Rd. A panel discussion about the role and challenges of today's women of faith. $15. (includes breakfast) Sat., March 22, 9:30 a.m. 1 p.m. Call 633-0655 for more or to register.
2003 Manitou Springs Carnivale Festival features live music, workshops, and a parade at the Ancient Mariner, 962 Manitou Ave., Fri., Feb. 28, 7 p.m. and Sat., Mar. 1. Parade at 1 p.m. Call 685-0707 for more.