Programs at the Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6387. 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.
Free Kalani Percussion Clinic at Graner Music, 3490 W. Carefree Cl., Wed., June 12 at 7 p.m. Kalani has performed with David Sanborn, Max Roach, Dr. John and many other musical legends, and was recently voted "Best Percussion Clinician" in Drum! magazine readers poll. Instruments provided, all ages invited, drawing for door prizes. For more information, call 574-2001.
Programs at the Fountain Creek Nature Center. Reservations required for all programs, 520-6745. 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.
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.
Pueblo Zoo Summer Safari Day Camps. Space limited, for reservations call 719/561-1452 Ext. 100. June 17-21: Strange Creatures of our Wild World, ages 9-12. June 24-28: Bugs and their Buddies, ages 5-8. Jule 8-12: Bugs and Their Buddies, ages 9-12.