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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, Sept. 27

September 26, 2017 Updated: September 27, 2017 at 6:10 am
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Earth, Wind & Fire — 8 p.m., Pikes Peak Center (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:

    

MUSIC

Fleet Foxes — With Beach House, 7:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $47.50-$53; AX.
Hundred Waters
— With Lafawndah, 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $15; AX.

Forte Handbell Quartet — 3:30 p.m., Colorado Springs Senior Center
Springs Contemporary Jazz Band — 6 p.m., The Warehouse
G. Love & Special Sauce — 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Manitou Springs Soda Springs Concert Series — 7 p.m., Soda Springs Park
Open Mic — 7 p.m., Ute Inn
Black Rose Acoustic Society Bluegrass Jam — 7 p.m., Westside Community Center
Earth, Wind & Fire — 8 p.m., Pikes Peak Center

ART

“Through the Looking Glass” — Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Oct. 16; commonwheel.com/through-the-looking-glass .html.
“The Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County, New Mexico” — Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 2225 North Gate Blvd. Exhibit runs through Dec. 9; wmmi.org.

Pikes Peak Community College Faculty Art Show — Through Sept. 28, Pikes Peak Community College, Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.; 502-3135.
“Fall Out of Summer” — Works Reveille Kennedy and Dan Masimer, through Sept. 28, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.
“Ephemera” — Works by Tony Achilles, through Sept. 29, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.
“Art Works @ Gallery 113” — Through Sept. 29, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St.; 260-6637, michaeljpach@gmail.com.

September Featured Artists — Works Lisa Dillmann and Jacqueline Pearson, with guest artist, Suzanne Favier, through Sept. 30, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.

“Something New” — Through Sept. 30, Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave.; thebridgeartgallery.com.

Pikes Peak Pastel Society Regional Pastel Exhibition — Through Oct. 25, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive; tinyurl.com/y9h37udg.
Monochrome Photography Show — Through Oct. 28, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Colorado 105 Palmer Lake; lynn.pdphotographers@gmail.com.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100;tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.

“Democratic Visas” — Through Dec. 9, GOCA 1420, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway; tinyurl.com/ybezmkmk.

Buck Walsky: “Beach Front” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Raízes/Roots: Transformations in Contemporary Brazilian Art” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 15. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
Works by Emma Powell — Through Sept. 30, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100; tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.
“The Art of Storytelling” — Through Dec. 31, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Positive Exposure: The Spirit of Difference” — Works by photographer Rick Guidotti, through Dec. 31, Chapel Hills Mall, 1510 Briargate Blvd.; tinyurl.com/z78epdz.
“Ragnarök” — Works by Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik, through Jan. 7, 2018, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $12; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance” — Through November 2018, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.; 632-2646, money.org.

Through Sept. 30: “At the Water’s Edge: Floral and Fowl” — Works by Michael Warren and Darryl Trott, Old South Frame and Gallery, Denver; 1-303-715-3828.

Through Oct. 1: “Touched by the Hands of God: Michelangelo’s Models” — Space Gallery, La Veta; sdc-arts.org.

Through Nov. 5: “Play” — Works by Pattie Lee Becker, Denver Botanic Gardens, Gates Garden Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/y8fwuaxx.

    

OUT THERE

The Colorado Springs Cycling Club — For all ages and abilities; bikesprings.org.

Helen Hunt Falls Visitor Center — 3440 N. Cheyenne Canon Road; cheyennecanon.org/visitor-centers.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center sponsored hikes
— 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0104. Daily Guided Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., meet north main parking lot.

Mueller State Park hikes — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7 per vehicle; 687-2366.

     General Nature Hike, 9 a.m. Wednesday, Black Bear Trailhead.

Nature programs at Mueller State Park — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7/vehicle; 687-2366.

Hikes at Cheyenne Mountain State Park — 410 JL Ranch Heights Road. Day pass $7 per vehicle. Reservations: 576-2016.

Nature programs at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0108.

Nature programs at Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Nature programs at Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations: 520-6745.

Hutchinson Homestead Ranch and Learning Center Tours — Salida, $5, $3 for ages 8-16; 239-0955, hutchinsonhomestead.org.
The Colorado Birding Trail websiteColoradobirdingtrail.com, information about places to observe birds and other wildlife.

Rocky Mountain Hiking Trails — With information on more than 70 hikes; rockymountainhikingtrails.com.

Catamount Institute — 2740 E. Caramillo St.; 471-0910, catamountinstitute.org.
     Family Fun Day, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, $10 per family donation. Registration: tinyurl.com/ybtjl3sx.
     20th Anniversary Fundraiser, hors d’oeuvres, drinks and nature, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sunday, $45. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ycsmtzoa.

    

RUNNING

Muldooniacs Running Club — 5K or 10K, Wednesdays, Homestead Trail, meet between 6 and 6:30 p.m. at Jose Muldoons, 5710 S. Carefree Circle; 574-5673, josemuldoons.com.

Colorado Running Co. — For a list of runs and events, go to corunco.com.

Pikes Peak Road Runners — Go online for information, cost and registration: pprrun.org

 

    

COMMUNITY

Charity Doll Auction — 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, hosted by Abode Hospice of Colorado Springs and Residence at Village Green to benefit purchase of toys for underprivileged local youth, Residence at Village Green, 3455 Carefree Circle North; 299-1018.
One for the Team —
4-8 p.m. Wednesday to benefit the Palmer High School football team, Chipotle, 17 S. Tejon St.; chipotle.com.
Southern Colorado Conservation Awards
— 5-9 p.m. Wednesday, Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: tinyurl.com/yarqpube.
Viewing of “The Good Mind” — 7 p.m. Wednesday, to benefit One Nation Walking together, SunWater Spa, 514 El Paso Blvd., Manitou Springs; 329-0251, onenationwt.org.




VOLUNTEERING

Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations: Paula, bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
Eleven Mile — Needs volunteer naturalist to help facilitate children’s craft and educational programs on Saturday mornings; Kristen, 748-3401, email park_interpreter@yahoo.com.
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — Volunteers needed to work in the visitor center, grounds keeping, leading tours and more, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; 687-9742.

    

    

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