Cheyenne Mountain Zoo programs, Cheyenne Moutain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd. "Wild Wolves," for kids ages 8-11. Sat., Nov. 1, 10 a.m. to noon, $12-$15; "Farewell to Fall," for all ages. Sat., Nov. 8, 1-3 p.m., $5-7. Pre-registration is required. for more, call Givan at 633-9925 ext. 127.
Monster Ball, City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa. Free. An afternoon of fun with costume contest, awards and prizes, food, games, crafts, music, and more. Sun., Oct. 19, 1 p.m.
Cool Science at UCCS, UCCS Science Auditorium, Room 221, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Donations appreciated. Cool chemistry, physics and geology! Solutions that change colors, glowing liquids, cool physics feats and hands-on activities. Sat., Oct. 18, 90-minute shows start at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.; hands-on activities for kids from 1:30-4 p.m. and 5:30-8 p.m. Reservations required, call 339-6516 Donations appreciated. For more, call 339-6516.
The Blues at Celebration Place, Citadel Mall (upper level of Mervyn's wing). "Dreaming the Blues," by Mr. Downtime, Dan Treanor. Sat., Oct. 18, 10:30 a.m. $1. "Creating the Blues with Collage," a workshop for the whole family by educator Avis Cook, Sat., Oct. 25,10:30 a.m. $1. "Blues Workshop and Music," an interactive afternoon with music. Recommended for school-age children. For more call the Pikes Peak Blues Community at 685-1861 or Celebration Place at 597-3344.
Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Flying Hunters: Owls of Colorado, with professional photographer Steve Vaughan. Sat., Oct. 25, 10 a.m. to11 a.m. $3. Reservations required, 520-6387.