9th Annual Mystery Dinner, Cheyenne Mountain Conference Resort, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Rd. $75-$85. Hawaiian luau to benefit the Children's Advocacy Center with dinner, entertainment and auctions. Sat., Feb. 21, 6 p.m. Call 636-2460 for more.
Junior League 80th Anniversary Gala- Mardi Gras, Wyndham Hotel Colorado Springs, 5580 Tech Center Dr. $80. Proceeds benefit community programs including the C.A.R.E. fair. Sat., Feb. 21, 6 p.m. to midnight. Call 632-3855 to reserve a seat.
North American Elk Tour, Phil Long Expo Center, 1515 Auto Mall Loop. $5-$7. Group dedicated to preservation of elk and other wildlife. Tour features large unique Bull Elk from the U.S. and Canada from the past 100 yrs. Sat., Feb. 21, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sun., Feb. 22, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call 687-6635 for more.
Same Sex Marriage- A Civil Debate, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. Co-sponsored by the Gill Foundation and Focus on the Family. Tues., Feb. 24, 6-9 p.m. Call 303/292-4455 for more info.
Dreampower Animal Rescue Chipotle Fundraiser, Chipotle Mexican Grill at 1st and Main Town Center, 3026 New Center Point. Money raised will benefit Dreampower's non-profit, no-kill efforts to rescue adoptable animals in Colorado Springs. Tues., Feb. 24, 5-7 p.m. Call Kim at 536-0100, x3653 for more.
Women of Distinction Mardi Gras Gala, sponsored by the Girl Scouts Wagon Wheel Council, Sheraton Colorado Springs Hotel, 2886 S. Circle. $75. Food, jazz, and honoring of women from the community. Tues., Feb. 24, 6 p.m. Call 597-8603, x73 to RSVP.
Glenn Miller's 100th Birthday, Historic City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa Ave. $20, active duty in uniform admitted free. Come re-live old memories and make new ones with Bob Alexander and Dwight Shaw big band featuring Marcie Hureau. Sat., Feb. 28, 6:30-10 p.m. Call TicketsWest at 576-2626 for more.
Riding the Waves of Change, First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St. $30 includes lunch. Workshops for adults at all ages in all stages of life. Sat., Feb. 28, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 471-3763, x453 for more.