Naturalist Training Course for new volunteers who will who will assist staff at Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Centers. $30. Thurs., Aug. 21, 8 a.m. to noon or Thurs., Aug. 28, 12:30-4:30 p.m. Other dates available. Applications due Aug. 15. Contact Paula Megorden at Bear Creek Nature Center,520-6387.
Commonwheel Artists Co-op looking for volunteers to help with Labor Day Festival. Volunteers are needed for Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Aug. 30 Sept. 1.Call 577-7700 and leave a message for Marica Hefti, coordinator.
One Nation Walking Together accepts slightly used furniture, clothing and household items and distributes to American Indian reservations in need. Volunteers are needed to pack, sort, load boxes, pick up donations or provide office assistance. Call 329-0251 for details.
Rebuilding Together needs skilled and unskilled volunteers to install safety devices, perform minor repairs and work on building projects for elderly, disabled and low-income homeowners. Hours and commitment are flexible. Contact Karen Weber at 634-4115 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Starsmore Discovery Center in Cheyenne Cañon is looking for volunteers to lead school programs in September and October. Work with kids preschool through 2nd grade. Call Bette at 578-6146.
Colorado Springs All Breed Rescue needs volunteers as foster parents, event workers, and administrative work. Call 264-6460 for more information.
Pacific Intercultural Exchange is looking for families to host high school students from numerous countries. Students arrive in August. Call 800/894-7633.
Meals-on-Wheels seeking volunteers to help deliver hot meals to lonely, isolated area seniors for two hours each week. Call Diane or Mikki at Silver Key Senior Services, 632-1521.
Pikes Peak Family Connections seeking volunteers for the Nurturing Program, a series of parenting classes. A commitment of four hours per week for four months is requested. For more information, call Linda, 444-4517.