Animals on Parade, meet fascinating mammals and learn about their care while having a hands-on experience. Jan. 17, 1:30 p.m. at Cheyenne Mountain Branch Library: meet llamas. Call 531-6333, x2403 for more.
World Arena free ice skating, Colorado Springs World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. Free public skating Jan. 12-17, noon to 1 p.m. Free skating clinic Jan. 17, 10:45 a.m. to noon. Call World Arena Learn-to-Skate at 477-2152 for more.
Free Throw Basketball Competition, Divine Redeemer Catholic School, 901 North Logan Ave. For boys and girls ages 10-14, proof of age and written parental constent required. Jan. 17, 8 a.m. Call John Lopez at 593-0759 for an entry form or more info.
Fountain Creek Nature Center Activities, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Ln., Fountain. Nature Adventures: Who's Hibernating?, $4, Wed., Jan. 21, 10-11:30 a.m., 1:30-3 p.m. Ages 4-5 with adult. Reservations required, 520-6745.
Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Nature Explorers: Insects in Winter, $4, Thurs., Jan. 22, 10-11:15 a.m., 1:30-2:45 p.m. Ages 3-6 with adult. Reservations required, 520-6387.
Creative Movement and Dance classes, various School District 11 locations. $35. Open to children ages 5-7 or 8-10. Sat., Jan. 24- Feb. 21, mornings. Call 520-2384 to pre-register, get costs, times, dates and locations.
Primitive Pals Zoo-niversity Program, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mt. Zoo Rd., 633-9925. $12-$15. Learn about apes and create treats for them, ages 4 and up. Sat., Jan. 31, 1-2:30 p.m. Call Leslie at 633-9925, x112 to register.
The Tweaksters, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $7. Dance, dexterity and flying objects! Sat., Mar. 6, 1 p.m. Call 634-5583 for tickets.
Theatre for Children, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $4. Professional production designed for children to be exposed to and enjoy live theater. Mar. 30-Apr. 2, 10 a.m. and noon, Apr. 3, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Apr. 5-8, 10 a.m. and noon. Call 634-5583 for more.