- The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., Parker, 720/ 488-3300. Featuring Roar: Lions of the Kalahari, a documentary about the struggle between a lion king and a young contender, runs through October. Art exhibits include: Americas Wildest Places through Aug. 28. LEGO: Ocean Adventure, through Aug. 21. Ancient Wings: Sandhill Cranes of North America, through Aug. 21. Summer Gone Wild program, where children under 12 years are admitted to the center for free during July and August.
Reading the Summer WILD, Byway Information Center, El Pueblo History Museum, 301 N. Union Ave., Pueblo. Free. Help your child age 2-7 to appreciate the outdoors with this story time. Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. through July 28. Call 719/583-8631 or visit frontierpathways.org for more.
Western Museum of Mining and Industry Events, exit 156A off of I-25, 488-0880. $3-$7. Featuring Donkey Experience & Tour on Sat., July 9, 1 p.m.
*Renaissance Academy Environmental Center, now enrolling for environmental education programs for children ages 5-13. Programs include outdoor, experiential curriculum. Half-day, full-day and extended care programs avail. through Aug. 12. Call 475-2510 or visit raec.org for more.
Colorado Virtual Academy Info Sessions, learn about this statewide public charter school for students K-8th grades. Free. Info sessions on various dates through Aug. 30. Visit
www.covcs.org or call 202/572-6231 for more.
Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration, Call 597-3344 or visit imaginationcelebration.org for more. Camp Creativity runs in June. Creative Explorations runs in July. Exploring Your Horizons runs in August. Block Party Fund-raiser, Thurs., June 30, 5-8:30 p.m. Jim Jackson performs Firehouse Circus, Thurs., July 7, 10 a.m. Lois LaFond performs music in an interactive show on Tues., July 12, 10 a.m. Crayola Family Hands-on-Art Experience, Wed., July 13, 10 a.m. Marimba Trio's Percussion Around the World, Thurs., July 14, 10 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.