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Programs at the Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6387. On Sat., June 1, 1 p.m.: Camping with Kids. On Sat., June 8, 10 a.m.: Bear Creek Nature Center Grand Opening Celebration. On Fri., June 14: Baggin' Big Bugs. On Sat., June 15, 9 a.m.: Wildflower Walk.

Programs at the Fountain Creek Nature Center. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6745. On Wed., June 5: Flutterbies. On June 11-14 and 18-21: Fountain Creek Nature Camps. On Sat., June 8, 1:30 p.m.: Skullology. On Wed., June 12, 7 p.m.: Sunset Hike. On Sat., June 22, 10 a.m.: Nature Photography Naturally.

Fun Quest Summer Day Camp sponsored by the Colorado College Children's Center. Featuring swimming, skating, field trips, art and more. Call Chris Warfield at 389-6764 for registration information. June 3-July 26.

Puffy Pillow Theater featuring classic stories from Aesop at Pulpit Rock Church, 301 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Bring pillows and lay on the floor! $3, 598-6767. Sat., June 8, 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Sun., June 9, 2 p.m.

Living the Life of Old Mining Times, a mega super Saturday at the Western Museum of Mining, off of I-25 at exit 156A. Featuring demonstrations, donkeys, old cars, gold mining, Victorian ladies, dancers and more. $3-$15, 488-0880. Sat., June 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pikes Peak Library District Teen Volunteers Needed for the following positions: Summer Reading Program Assistants, Craft Assistant and Reading Buddies. Most positions available at several library branches beginning June 1. Call 531-6333 ext. 1251.

Bemis Art Academy at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., announcing enrollment Preschool Play Camp: All About Colorado. Call 475-2444 for information or to receive class schedule.

Summer Camps at the Mountain Park Environmental Center in Beulah, CO. Activities include hiking, tracking wildlife, birdwatching, wildflower and tree study, exploring South Creek and much more. Also featuring "Intro to Backpacking." $100-$170 per child, partial scholarships available. Call 719/485-4444 or visit

Inside/Out Youth Group, fostering a community that nurtures the development of a positive sexual identity in all adolescents, especially young homosexual, bisexual and transgendered people. Meeting at the Pride Center, 125 N. Parkside, every Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., followed by recreation at 6:30 p.m. Free, open to youth ages 14-22. Details, 328-1056.

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