Bear Creek Nature Center Activities, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road. Rodent Rascals, $4, Thurs., March 11, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Reservations required, spring break camp also avail., 520-6387.
Anne of Green Gables, Pikes Peak Center, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade, 520-7469. $9.50. Featuring local acting talent. Fri., March 5, 7 p.m., Sat., March 6, 2:30 and 7 p.m., Sun. March 7, 2:30 p.m.
Thrice Upon a Time, Manitou Art Theater, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. An hour of sage entertainment and jokes from storytellers across the country. Sat., March 6, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Call 685-4729 for more.
The Tweaksters, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $7. Dance, dexterity and flying objects! Sat., March 6, 1 p.m. Call 634-5583 for tickets.
Soap Box Derby Car workshop, Home Depot, Sat., March 6, 9 a.m. Call 800/430-3376 for a store near you.
Youth Chess Tournament, First Presbyterian Church, 105 N. Weber St. $15. For kids K-12, five rounds for all players, prizes for 1-5th place and for participation. Registration by March 9, event on March 13, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 471-3763, x143 to register.
Family Night at YMCA, Briargate YMCA, 4025 Familiy Pl. Membership not required, free. Food, family fitness options and fun. March 10, 5:30-7 p.m. Call 282-9622 for more.
Summer Day Camp YMCA sign-up, Briargate YMCA, 4025 Family Pl. March 13, 9-11 a.m. Call 282-96322 for more.
Spring Break Bemis Art School Art Camp, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Classes for ages 2 and older, call for classes available, prices and times. March 22-26. Call 475-2444 for more info.
Spring Break at Celebration Place, classes with Imagination Celebration for pre-K through 12 yrs., call for classes available, prices and times. March 22-25. Call 597-3344 for more.
Spring Break at the Zoo, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mtn. Zoo Rd. Ages 6-12. Runs March 22-25, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 633-9925, x127 or x122 to register.
Mighty Kids Sports, First Presbyterian Church Gym, 219 E. Bijou. $20. Four weeks of soccer on Wednesdays for kids with special needs. Registration by April 12. Call 471-3763, x143 for more.
Snuggle-Up Storytimes, children ages three and up are invited to come in pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly to these evening storytimes for the whole family. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr., Thursdays at 7 p.m.