- Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, at the east entrance to Garden of the Gods on 30th Street, 578-6777, rockledgeranch.com. Featuring Annual Folk Art Festival, Sept. 16-18. Blacksmith demonstration, Sat., Sept. 24, 8: 30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Harvest Festival, Sat., Oct. 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Free Testing for Reading and Learning Difficulties, from The Learning Connection. Free computer-testing for any child or teen struggling with reading, dyslexia, comprehension and attention span. Individual appointments required for ages 7-18. Runs through Sept. 16. Call 495-3400 for more.
Colleges That Change Lives, Colorado Springs School, 21 Broadmoor Ave. Free. A consortium of 40 liberal arts institutions that grew out of a book researched and written by New York Times education editor Loren Pope. Wed., Sept. 14, 7 p.m. Call Jana at 475-9747 ext. 109 for more.
Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration Events, various locations, call 597-3344 or visit imaginationcelebration.org for more. Featuring Just 4 Us, classes for kids ages 2? to 5 and their parents on Sept. 13, 20, 27, 10 a.m.; Oct. 4, 11, 18, 10 a.m.; Nov. 1, 8, 15, 10 a.m. Let Your Imagination Run Wild, Sat., Sept. 17, 10 a.m. The Art of Pretzel Making, Sat., Sept. 24, 10 a.m.
Sign Language for Infants, Toddlers, Preschoolers and Their Caretakers, beginning in September and running for six weeks, an hour a week. $65 per session or $60 when pre-registered. Call Tamara at 266-6846 for more or visit ashowofhandsincs.com.
Head Start and Early Head Start Preschool and Infant/Toddler Programs now enrolling. Programs for children from birth to age 5. There are multiple locations for the programs, but the families must qualify. Visit cpcdheadstart.org or call 635-1536 for more.
Rock Climbing Events, The Rock at Soc 'n Roll, 16240 Old Denver Hwy. Women on Wednesdays for discounted climbing. Call 481-9099 or see therockatsocnroll.com for info. Outdoor Rock Climbing class, Wed., Thurs. from 7-8:30 p.m., Sat. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.