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A Rocking Benefit for the Fight Against Breast Cancer - To benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Saturday, Back East Bar and Grill, 9475 Briar Village, Suite 168; backeastbarandgrill.com /briargate/live.cfm.
Bonfils Blood Drive - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, The Promenade Shops at Briargate, 1885 Briargate Parkway; tinyurl.com/ybennb4p.
Breakfast of Champions - To benefit Peak Vista Community Center, 7:30-9 a.m. Oct. 26, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave., $75. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ybvr9q9u.
Colorado Springs Senior Center - 1514 N. Hancock Ave., $1. Registration: 955-3400, csseniorcenter.com. Long Term Care, 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesday. - Why Food Matters, 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 27. - Nurse Chats - How to Talk to Your Doctor, 10-11 a.m. Nov. 1. - Inner Peace & Connectedness, 10-11 a.m. Nov. 3. - Medicare Part A - Benefits to Understand, 1-2:30 p.m. Nov. 6.
National Alliance on Mental Illness - Free. Location provided with registration; 473-8477, mhfaco .org/findclass. - Adult Mental Health First Aid Training, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 27, Citizens Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road.
Nicotine, Marijuana and the Developing Brain - 5-7 p.m. Oct. 24, Mesa Ridge High School, 6070 Mesa Ridge Parkway, free. Registration: tinyurl.com /yax6jrwh.
Newborn Hope "Hope & Noel" - 6 p.m. Dec. 8, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave., $150. Reservations: newbornhope.org.
"Night of Comedy" - 6-9 p.m. Oct. 28, to benefit Zach's Place, Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive. Reservations: sksfcolorado.org/event/noc.
PILLAR - Call for location. Registration: 633-4991, pillar institute.org. - Fire and Life Safety, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 2, $35. - The Revolutionary Health Benefits of Consuming Honey, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 7, $35.
Silver Key Caregiver Series - 1655 W. Murray Blvd., free; 884-2350, email@example.com.
Signature Chefs Auction - To benefit March of Dimes, 6 p.m. Thursday, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave., $200. Reservations: tinyurl .com/yabky9bh.
Songs ForSight - To benefit everythingforsight .org, 7 p.m. Nov. 16, Stargazers Theatre and Event Center, 10 S. Parkside Drive, $25-$50. Advance tickets: 476-2200, stargazerstheatre.com.