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Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting Aug. 13, 2017

August 12, 2017 Updated: August 12, 2017 at 10:57 pm
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August

"Going for the Green" Golf Classic - 8:30 a.m. Monday, to benefit free outreach and education efforts for our community, Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 125 Clubhouse Drive. Registration: bbbsc.org.

Dino Donor Charity Pint Night - 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, to benefit Special Kids Special Families, Fossil Brewing Co., 2845 Ore Mill Road, Suite 1; sksfcolorado.org.

An Enchanted Weekend - Friday and Saturday, to benefit Discover Goodwill, various locations. Registration: anenchantedweekend.com.

Dog Jog - 7:30-11 a.m. Saturday, to benefit National Mill Dog Rescue, Cottonwood Creek Park, 7040 Rangewood Drive; milldogrescue.org.

25th Anniversary Celebration and Silent Auction - 2-4 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Crossfire Ministries, 2120 E. La Salle St.; 650-4336, crossfireministries@msn.org.

The Gift of History Breakfast - 7:30 a.m. Aug. 23, to benefit the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: 385-5633, ljames@springsgov.com.

Happy Trails Happy Hour - 5-9 p.m. Aug. 24, to benefit the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Pikes Place, 2360 Montebello Square Drive, Suite H1; hsppr.org/happyhour.

Miracles in Motion - 5-10 p.m. Aug. 26, to benefit Pikes Peak Therapeutic Riding Center, Latigo Trails Equestrian Center. 13710 Halleluiah Trail, Elbert. Reservations: tinyurl.com/yd7gnje3.

Wine Festival - 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 26, to benefit Colorado Springs Dance Theater, 1715 N. Cascade Ave., Reservations: tinyurl.com/y8sbsc7y.

Fine Arts Center Gala - 5:30 p.m.-midnight Aug. 26, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Advance tickets: csfineartscenter.org.

Tour de Fat - Beer, bike and music festival, 7-11 p.m. Aug. 26, to benefit Upa Downa, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Advance tickets: newbelgium.com/events/tour-de-fat.

Dance/Baile El Cinco de Mayo Scholarship Fundraiser - 8 p.m.-midnight Aug. 26, Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive. Reservations: 232-7150.

Mac Cicak Search and Rescue Motorcycle Poker Run - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 27, to benefit El Paso County Search and Rescue, 3950 Interpark Drive; facebook.com/mcsandrr.

Tails, Tunes and Tastes - 6-9:30 p.m. Aug. 31, to benefit Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Advance tickets: cmzoo.org/tails.

September

Groovin' in September - 5:30 p.m. Sept. 7, to benefit Reach Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods Club, 3320 Mesa Road. Reservations: 358-8396, ext. 14, reachpikespeak.org.

Fall Bulb Sale - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 9, to benefit Horticultural Arts Society, HAS Heritage Garden, Monument Valley Park, 1117 Glen Ave.; hasgardens.org.

Rockin' the Beach - 5:30-10 p.m. Sept. 9, to benefit Silver Key Senior Services, Antlers hotel, 4. S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: silverkey.org.

Night of White Lights - 6-10 p.m. Sept. 9, to benefit Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, location to be revealed before the event. Advance tickets: csysa.com.

Ladies' Tea - 9:30-11 a.m. or 1:30-3 p.m. Sept. 9, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 14, to benefit those supported by Dream Center, Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center, 3820 N. 30th St. Registration: tinyurl.com/ycyua5s9.

Griffith's Kitchen Culinary Competition - 6 p.m. Sept. 14, to benefit Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up, Garden of the Gods Club & Resort, 3320 Mesa Road. Reservations: 327-2026, griffithcenters.org.

Pawtoberfest - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 16, to benefit the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Bear Creek Regional Park, Argus Boulevard and South 21st Street. Advance tickets: pawtoberfest.com.

Project Pink Runway Fashion Show, Dinner and Dance - 6:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 16, to benefit Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Iota Beta Omega Chapter, Antler hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: akaiotabetaomega.org/project-pink-runway.

Strides for Epilepsy 5K Walk/Run - 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 17, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/ycg6tujf.

Career Education Fund Golf Tournament - 8 a.m. Sept. 22, to benefit Colorado Technical University students, The Broadmoor Golf Club, 1 Lake Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/y7c455yt.

For the Love of Our Troops XIII Annual Dinner - 6-9 p.m. Sept. 22, to benefit The Home Front Cares, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ybwcaxs2.

Walk with Compassion - 9:30 a.m. Sept. 23, to help end child poverty, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Registration: tinyurl.com/y8sj469l.

Manitou Springs Heritage Brew Festival - VIP entry at noon, 1-5 p.m. Sept. 23, to benefit the Manitou Springs Heritage Center, Memorial Park, 502 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Advance tickets: 685-1454.

Pikes Peak Regional Air Show - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 23 and 24, to benefit Peterson Air and Space Museum, Fort Carson Historical Museum and National Museum of World War II Aviation, Colorado Springs Airport, parking at South Powers Boulevard and Cresterra Parkway. Advance tickets: pprairshow.org.

Colorado Springs Kidney Walk - 8:30 a.m. Sept. 24, to benefit the National Kidney Foundation, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/l7vwafb.

October

2017 Faces of Dignity Luncheon - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 4, to support Ecumenical Social Ministries, Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: Denise Sanders, 636-1916, dsanders@ecusocmin.org.

Charity Golf Tournament - 9 a.m. Oct. 6, to benefit Catholic Charities of Central Colorado, Knights of Columbus Council 8909 and St. Francis of Assisi Sanctuary, Plum Creek Golf Course, 331 Players Club Drive, Castle Rock,. Registration: tinyurl.com/y82s5jmb.

5K Survivor's Run - 9 a.m. Oct. 14, to benefit TESSA, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Registration: tinyurl.com/yc6eahv5.

100 Women Who Care - 5:30 p.m. Oct. 18, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron St.; 100womenwhocarecoloradosprings.com.

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Email event details to carlotta.olson@gazette.com with Community Calendar in the subject line.

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