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Colorado Medieval Festival, 2100 SE Frontage Road, Fort Collins (exit 268 off of I-25). $10-$20. A three-day event devoted to knowledge through re-creation of the Middle Ages in a summer festival atmosphere with culinary delicacies, craft demonstrations, live combat entertainment, music and shops. June 3-5, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 574-4380 for more.

Cycle Safety Circus for Kids, Printers Park Medical Center, 175 S. Union Blvd. A role model clown, Cecil, will demonstrate bike safety, especially the importance of wearing helmets. There will be circus performers, bike decorating, a parade, face painting and more. Bike helmets will be available for a donation of $10. Sat., June 11, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Lynn at 303/355-9969 ext. 4 for more.

Dubble Bubble Bubblegum Blowing Contest, all Wal-Mart locations. Call 800/WAL-MART to find one. Kids aged 12 and under will line up at every Wal-Mart store in America to compete for biggest diameter bubble gum bubble. Sat., June 11, 11 a.m.

PICK Youth Outdoor Skills Seminar, Division of Wildlife, 4255 Sinton Road. Free, registration required. Learn how to interpret wildlife tracks, basic archery, outdoor survival skills, simulated target practice and more. For children aged 8-14 with an adult. Bring a sack lunch. Sat., June 11, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call Jane at 227-5219 for more.

High Schoolers Electronics Camp, DeVry University, 1175 Kelly Johnson Blvd., $75. Learn to build circuit boards from industry leaders in electronics. Learn principles of all things electronic. June 13-18, 9 a.m. to noon. Register by May 27. Call Dan at 866-6685 for more.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $13-$60. Featuring their 135th edition of "The Greatest Show on Earth." Runs June 15-19. Call 576-2626 or visit for more.

HCS Creative Endeavors Events, Mountain Shadows Park, 5151 Flying W Ranch Road. Featuring Barnaby Bear's Star Gazer Party on June 17, 5 p.m. until dark. Free telescope viewing, prices for individual activities. Bring a new or gently used book donation for extra fun. Call 264-1047 for more.

TCA Summer Institute: Arts and Academics, The Classical Academy, 975 Stout Road. Three sessions of hands-on workshops and classes running June 21-July 8. Classes available for preschool through adult ages. Call 484-0081 ext. 304 for more.

Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration, Call 597-3344 or visit for more. Camp Creativity runs in June. Creative Explorations runs in July. Exploring Your Horizons runs in August. Fancy Flapping Butterflies, Tues., June 28, 10:30 a.m. The Human Spirit Around the World, Thurs., June 30, 10:30 a.m.

Peace Camp Registration, a program of the Justice and Peace Commission for children. $80. The program emphasizes team-building, environmental awareness, non-violence and the use of peaceful solutions to daily problems. Also with art, theater, music, swimming, games and more. Runs July 11-16 for ages 6-9 and Aug. 1-6 for ages 10-12. Call 390-0371 to register.

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