- Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Lula Evans: A Womans Life in Quilts runs through December. Featuring Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibition, Lunch Box Memories, from Nov. 12 through Jan. 8.
Goodwill Doll Sale, 2340F Montebello Square Drive. Free. Featuring Barbies, Madame Alexander dolls, Bratz, limited editions, collectors dolls and many, many more. Nov. 11-12, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 635-483 for more.
Pine Creek Holiday Bazaar, Pine Creek High School, corner of North Powers Boulevard and Old Ranch Road. Free. Featuring crafters and artisans in 120 booths, to benefit the Pine Creek High School Band. Sat., Nov. 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 488-6787 for more.
Japanese Bazaar and Culture Festival, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Free. A Japanese cultural festival featuring dance, a kimono fashion show, koto music and a taiko drum performance. Sat., Nov. 12, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 266-0190 or visit jassc.org for more.
Anniversary Coronation XXX: A One Night Celebration of Tony, Emmy & Oscar, Sheraton Hotel, 2886 S. Circle Dr. $30 donation. Presented by the United Court of the Pikes Peak Empire. Sat., Nov. 12, doors at 5 p.m.; ball at 6 p.m. Visit ucppe.org or call Marc at 393-1330 or Dorian at 287-4961 for more.
Gingerbread & Jazz Gala, Historic Day Nursery, 104 E. Rio Grande St. $75. Child Nursery Centers celebrate their 108th year with this event featuring four live jazz groups, food in four different rooms and four bars. Sat., Nov. 12, 6:30-11 p.m. Call Adele at 632-1754 for more.
Take A Closer Look -- Past, Present and Future of Mentoring, Pikes Peak Center's studio B, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Donations accepted. A fundraising breakfast with speakers on how mentoring has helped the Pikes Peak community. Mon., Nov. 15, 7:30-8:30 a.m. Call 633-2443 ext. 201 for more.
Fund-Raising Symposium, CC's Bemis Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave. $75 and up. The Association of Fundraising Professionals hosts a symposium featuring author Tom Suddes, who will present an action-packed session designed to change the way nonprofits think and raise money. Tues., Nov. 15, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit blacktie-colorado.com for more.
Salvation Army's "Doing the Most Good" Breakfast, to kick off their Red Kettle Campaign, Antler's Hilton Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Free, reservations required. Featuring food, stories about the Kettle Campaign and celebrity bell ringers. Wed., Nov. 16, 7 a.m. Call 884-1050 or visit tsacs.org for reservations.
Mary Lou Retton at Breakfast of Champions, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Peak Vista Community Health Centers introduce their Breakfast of Champions featuring Wheaties and Mary Lou Retton as the keynote speaker. Wed., Nov. 16, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 228-6664 for reservations.
Love Lights a Tree Kickoff Event, Broadmoor Hotel, 1 Lake Ave. The American Cancer Society will place a light in the name of a loved one, on a special tree at the Broadmoor West Terrace for $10. Runs Nov. 26 through Dec. 31. Kickoff on Sat., Nov. 26, 5:30-6 p.m. includes Santa and Mrs. Claus and Christmas carols. Call 636-5101 for more.