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American Heroes Car Show — To benefit the Disabled American Veterans Charity, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom VA Outpatient Clinic, 3141 Centennial Blvd., free admission. $30 to show car, $20 to show motorcycle; aceent1.com.

Boots and Bling — To benefit Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center, 5 p.m. Sept. 21, 3254 Paseo Road, $50. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y6kaorrj.

Colorado Cancer Wellness Conference — Live stream from UCHealth Anschutz Campus, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, YMCA at First & Main, 3035 New Center Point, free. Registration: tinyurl.com/y5p73tkc.

Colorado Springs Women’s Expo with a Cause — To help raise awareness of domestic violence, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 21, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 22, Norris Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road, $5-$7, free admission for military women and military wives with ID. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y3zlksdz.

Medicare 101 — 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, V-Suites Event Center, 2480 Waynoka Road, free; 650-9422, nickn@lifeplan123.org.

”Memories in the Making” Exhibit — Work of Alzheimer’s artists, local senior living communities and library branches, through Oct. 27. For dates and locations, call Betsy Cook, 331-4902.

National Alliance on Mental Illness — NAMI Colorado Springs, 1615 S. Murray Blvd., free. Registration: 473-8477, namicolorado springs.org.

• Understanding Mental Illness: What People with Mental Illness Want You to Know, 1-5 p.m. Thursday.

• NAMI Family-to-Family, 12-week course for family members of people living with mental illness, beginning 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday.

• NAMI Peer-to-Peer, for those living with mental illness, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 19-Nov. 21.

Night of Comedy — To benefit Special Kids Special Families, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 12, Marriott Colorado Springs, 5580 Tech Center Drive, $65 through Saturday, $75 after Saturday. Tickets: sksfcolorado.org/event/noc.

No More Secrets: Breaking Through Barriers — Aims to combat mental health stigma in local communities of color and connect individuals and families with the resources they need, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 4, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5, free. Registration: ppcc.edu/nomoresecrets.

Race Against Suicide 3K Walk/5K Run — To benefit Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention Partnership, 10 a.m. Sunday, El Pomar Youth Sports Park, 2212 Executive Circle, $35; tinyurl.com/yy2ktw3e.

Southern Colorado Kidney Walk — To benefit the National Kidney Foundation, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration: kidneywalk.org.

St. Jude Walk/Run — Sept. 21, Weidner Field, 6303 Barnes Road. Cost and registration: tinyurl.com/y5axfpgz.

Stop the Bleed — Bleeding control basics classes, free. Registration: Angela Kedroutek, 719-5924.

• 1:30-2:30 p.m. or 3-4 p.m. Sept. 20, St. Francis Medical Center, 6001 E. Woodmen Road.

Strides for Epilepsy 5K — To benefit the Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado, 9 a.m.-noon Sunday, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $15-$30 through Friday, $20-$35 at event; tinyurl.com/yxhqqw2u.UCHealth Memorial Golf Tournament — 8:30 a.m. Sept. 30, Golf Course at Garden of the Gods Resort and Club, 4500 Kissing Camels Drive, $250. Registration: uchealthmemorialcares.org/golf.

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