An American Girl Tea, Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Stories, crafts, tea, fun. Call 531-6333.
Pikes Peak Library Pirate activities, free. "Life at Sea", a pirate storytime at Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Sat., Sept. 25, 10:30 a.m.; "Parrots & Pirates," -- learn about parrots, Treasure Island and meet real parrots at the Fountain Branch Library, 501 E. Iowa, Fountain, 382-5347.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mt. Zoo Rd. Family Zoo Discovery Programs, First Saturday of month. Wonderful Wolves, Sat., Sept. 4, 1-2 p.m. Also African Rift Valley Tours begin at 10 a.m. daily until 4 p.m. For more call 633-9925 ext. 111.
Drive, Chip & Putt Contest, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Cir. Competition for kids aged 7-14. The first 250 to sign up will compete. Forms avail. At the Broadmoor, by calling 577-5784 or by visiting
www.thegolfchannel.com . Sat., Sept. 18, 9:30 a.m.
College Fair, Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Rd. Open to general public, esp. high school seniors. Breakout sessions between 9 a.m. and 12:50 p.m., college fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 328-6407 for more.
Colorado Petacular, Chapel Hills Mall, 1710 Briargate Blvd. Free. A 2 day pet expo featuring 200 exhibitors, special events, seminars, training experts, products, services and fun family attractions. Sept. 11-12, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Call 599-9291 for more.