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Alzheimer’s Association — Free. Registration: 1-800-272-3900, alz.org/co.

• Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior, 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Alzheimer’s Association Office, 2315 Bott Ave.

• Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s, 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 28, Hammond Law Group, 2955 Professional Place, Suite 300.

• Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia, 10-11:30 p.m. Feb. 24, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave.

• Effective Communication Strategies, 3-5 p.m. Feb. 27, Alzheimer’s Association Office, 2315 Bott Ave.

Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Registration: 520-6387, elpasoco.com/naturecenters.

• CPR/AED Class, 5:30-9 p.m. Wednesday, $50.

• First Aid Class, 5:30-9 p.m. Jan. 29, $50.

Bowl-a-Thon — To benefit Special Kids Special Families, 2:30-5 p.m. March 7, King Pin Lanes, 3410 N. Academy Blvd., $15-$30. Reservations: sksfcolorado.org.

Community Emergency Response Training — 6-10 p.m. Feb. 18-20, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 22, Tri-Lakes United Methodist Church, 20256 Downs Way, Monument, free. Registration: tinyurl.com/v6xmbtb.

Healthy Heart Event — With presentation by Dr. Samuel Hayes, cardiologist at UCHealth Memorial Hospital, with information about chest pain, heart failure, AFib, diet and exercise, 1:30-4 p.m. Feb. 11, UCHealth Memorial Administrative Center, Cuchara Room, 2420 E. Pikes Peak Ave., free. Registration: uchealth.org/cosheartevent.

Heart Ball — To benefit the American Heart Association, Feb. 22, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Times, cost and reservations: heart.org/en/ affiliates/colorado/colorado-springs.

PPACG Area Agency on Aging Classes — Registration: 471-2096, ppacg.org/events.

• Medicare 101, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, PPACG Area Agency on Aging, 15 S. Seventh St.

Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care 40th Anniversary Celebration — 6-7:30 p.m. March 20, Penrose House, 1661 Mesa Ave. Reservations required by March 15: Christy Pennington, 457-8105, tinyurl.com/taqqw2h.

PILLAR — Registration: 633-4991, pillarinstitute.org.

• Advance Medical Planning: Having the Conversation Before it’s too late, 10:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Feb. 6, PILLAR Office, 1710 Briargate Blvd., $25.

• Intro to Medicare, 1-3 p.m. Feb. 19, PILLAR Office, 1710 Briargate Blvd., free.

Power to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Healthy Choices Bring Powerful Changes Classes — $20. Registration: 444-2273, option 3, uchealth.org/healthlink.

• 6-7:45 p.m. Feb. 5, UCHealth Memorial Administrative Center, Aspen Room, 2420 E. Pikes Peak Ave.

Sally and Kyle Hybl Roast — To benefit Cheyenne Village, Feb. 29, Antlers Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave., $175. Reservations: cheyennevillage.org.

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