Justice & Peace Scholarships, $1000 scholarships available for junior and senior high school students active in social justice, non-violence and environmental activism. Deadline March 1. Call 632-6189 or visit www.pikespeakjusticeandpeace.org for more.
Renaissance Academy Open House and Hands-On Science Night, 1010 Darby St. A private school devoted to gifted and talented education for children preschool through 8th grade invites families interested to their open house. Thurs., Feb. 17, 6-8 p.m. Hands-on science lesson from 6-6:30 p.m. Visit
www.therenaissanceacademy.org for more.
Youth Employment Conference, PPCC Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd. For youth 14-21. If in school, they need to get permission from their counselor. Fri., Feb. 18, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Make reservations at www.ppwfc.org.
SuperKids Math Camp, Renaissance Academy, 1010 Darby St., 475-2510. Hands-on, experimental math fun for kids K-8th grades. Sat., Jan. 29, 9:30 a.m. to noon or 12:30-3 p.m.
Play-n-Sign Classes, 730 N. Tejon St. $40 for child and adult. Sign language for young children (ages 6 months-5 years) and their caretakers. Classes run for 4 weeks beginning in March, April and May. Call 266-6846 for info or to register.
Indoor Rock Climbing, The Rock at Soc n' Roll, 16240 Old Denver Highway, Monument. $10-$20. All levels can climb at this family-friendly venue. Call 481-9099 for more.
Kids Kung Fu, 6628B Delmonico Drive. Offering classes in Shaolin Kung Fu. Call for classes or more info 574-1880.
Ten Star All Star Summer Basketball Camp, various locations in U.S. Boys and girls ages 10-19; camp is by invitation only. For brochure and application, call 710/373-0873
American Enterprise Speech Contest, Howard's BBQ, 3350 N. Chestnut. Free. National Management Association sponsors a contest for students grade 9-12. Wed., Feb. 23, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit
www.nmal.org or call 567-2689 for more.
Pikes Peak Library District Events, various locations. Out-of-this World Adventure, Feb. 19. Read with a Dog, Mon.-Thurs., Sat. Books in Spanish, Saturdays. Toddler Time, Tues.- Fri. Call 531-6333 for locations and more.
Imagination Celebration Events, call 597-3344 for reservations. Exploring the Black Experience, Sat., Feb. 19, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Handy Dandy Painting, Sat., Feb. 26, 10:30 a.m.