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.
Coping with Deployment: Issues and Emotions, a workshop for parents, teachers, and childcare providers related to those who know soldiers deployed overseas, will be held at the Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus-Atrium. Mon., Feb 17, Noon-1:30 p.m. 636-8937.
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.
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.
Mumbo Jumbo Cook Off entry forms are available at the Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce, 354 Manitou Ave. Sat., Mar. 1, 11 a.m. 685-5089.