Ice Cream! Ice Cream!, Rockrimmon Branch Library, 832 Village Center Drive. Learn to make ice cream and then eat the results at this family program. Wed., July 23, 6 8 p.m. Registration required; call 593-8000.
Tipi Building and Ute Heritage Workshop, $5. Helen Hunt Falls in North Cheyenne Cañon Park. Hiking, transporting and set up authentic tipi. For ages 8 and older; children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required; call 633-5701.
Carnival and Community Fair, Resource Exchange's Parking Lot, 418 S. Weber St., Fri., Aug. 1, 5 p.m. 8 p.m. Free. Come support those with developmental disabilities. Petting zoo, face painting, cakewalk, karaoke, wheelchair obstacle course, food, door prizes. For more, call 719-380-1100.
Kids Activities at Celebration Place, Citadel Mall (upper level of Mervyn's wing). Teen Poetry Jam, July 24, 6:30 p.m. For ages 13 18. Elephant Painting, family hands-on art, Wed., July 23, 10:30 a.m. For reservations or information, call 597-3344.
Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Ladybugs (for ages 4-5), Wed., July 23, 10 -11:30 a.m. and 1:30-3 p.m. Reservations required; 520-6745.
Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Drought and Colorado's Water, Thurs., July 24 7 - 8:00 p.m. Lightning: Colorado's Danger, $3. Sat., July 26, 10 - 11 a.m. Reservations required, 520-6387.
Discover Cheyenne Cañon children's programs, Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Blvd. Wormology (ages 7 and up), Sat., July 26, 11 a.m. Who Goes There?--Tracking (ages 5 and up), Thurs., July 22, 10 a.m. Call for reservations, 578-6146.
Pikes Peak Library Summer Reading Program. Various locations. For kids grades 6 12. For more, visit the Teen Zone at www.ppld.org.
museums and history Space Odyssey Exhibition and Digital Planetarium Blast Off, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, address. Museum hours daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission $9 adults, $6 juniors. IMAX and planetarium tickets $5.50
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site (Carriage House), At the east entrance to Garden of the Gods on 30th St., $1 - $5, Summer Hours: June-Labor Day, Wed. Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 578-6777. Featuring Cultural Crossroads, American Indian Trade in Colorado. Lecture Series (reservations recommended): Thurs., June 19, 7 p.m. Childhood Yesterdays in the Pikes Peak Region. Thurs., July 24, 7 p.m. American Indian Music by Eddie Three Eagles.
Western Museum of Mining and Industry, 125 Gleneagle Dr., Gleneagle, 488-0880. $3 - $7 museum admission. July 11: Wetland Wildlife Wonders interactive exhibit, July 24, 1 p.m.