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Adventures in Art at Pueblo Zoo, 3455 Nuckolls Avenue Children from 7 to 11 years are invited to experiment with paint, clay, and printmaking. Zoo animals will be the models and the adventurers will go behind the scenes to view the animals close-up. Saturday mornings from March 15-April 19, 10 a.m. to noon.

Magician Mr. E will perform at the Buell Children's Museum at the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. Tues., March 25 - Sat., March 29, 2 p.m. $2-$4. 295-7200.

Bear Creek Nature Explorers: Animal Babies, ages 3-6, accompanied by an adult, will enjoy hands-on nature activities, puppet shows, crafts and discovery time on the trail, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. Thurs., April 10, 10-11:15 a.m. & 1:30-2:45 p.m. $3. Reservations, 520-6387.

Spring Eggstravaganza, learn how to color eggs using natural dyes from plants, Fountain Creek Nature Center. Sat., April 19, 9 a.m. -3 p.m. $3. Reservations, 520-6745. Bring 3-6 hard-boiled eggs per person

Summer Program for Gifted Children, a three-week program for kids entering grades 1 though 6, presented by Colorado College. Mon., June 16 through Fri., July 4, 8:30-11 a.m. $190. Call 389-6146 to apply.

Family Theater presented by the Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Featuring; Alice in Wonderland on Thurs., April 22. Season tickets are $25; individual seats are $9. Call 520-SHOW.

The Green Chili Jam Band will perform a kids' concert at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Sun., March 30, 2 p.m. Free. 597-3344 or

Thematic storytimes at the Manitou Springs Public Library, 701 Manitou Ave. every Thurs. morning from 10 to 11 a.m. Drop-ins welcome. For babies through preschool. For more, call 685-5206.

Head Start Still Enrolling for 2002-2003 School Year. Families living in El Paso County with a child under the age of five, or expecting a child may qualify for free preschool and infant/toddler programs. Call 635-1536 ext. 323.

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