Our Heroes, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd., Free. Story time about everyday heroes, both people and animals. Sat., Sept. 11, 10:30-11 a.m. Call 531-6333.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mt. Zoo Rd. Family Zoo Discovery Programs, First Saturday of month. African Rift Valley Tours begin at 10 a.m. daily until 4 p.m. For more call 633-9925 ext. 111.
Fall kids art classes, Bemis School of Art, 30 W. Dale St. Prices and times vary. All ages and levels. Registration for members begins Sept. 7, for nonmembers Sept. 13. No registrations by phone. For more information, call 475-2444.
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 Fairs, sponsored by School District 11. Sept. 11; Oct. 4, 5, 11; Nov. 4. Call 328-5031 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.
Colorado Virtual Academy Info Session, Amerisuites, 503 W. Garden of the Gods Rd. Free. Learn about this public school. Tues., Sept. 14, 1 and 6 p.m. Call 303/255-4650 or visit
www.covcs.org 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.