Dallas resident and writer Judy Eckenrode Porter interviewed her father, Richard “Dick” Eckenrode about his time working at NASA in its earliest days, and the following is a recounting of his …

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A Sears store that opened in Colorado Springs when Dwight Eisenhower was president, and another that helped lead the city’s north side growth …

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Library 21c
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Have you always wanted to learn to knit, but never found the time or teacher? Here's your opportunity! Visit with Maker in Resident Linda Riley to chat about her craft and see her work on a large knitting project on select Saturdays from Saturday through March 2! Riley learned to knit when s…

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Library 21c
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Learn basic Line Dancing with Patti! Each week, review the steps taught in previous classes in addition to learning new steps. The class runs for seven Wednesdays through Feb. 20. Please call the library in case of inclement weather. Pikes Peak Library District is a nationally recognized sys…

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Join an active group of writers and take your writing to the next level. The first hour of the meeting is spent on writing critiques, then half an hour for a new writing craft topic, and either a discussion or a writing prompt for the last half hour. Participating writers include those writi…

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Academy Art & Frame Co.
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Now in its 11th year after its start by Kim Costello, high school students from different schools create 4-foot-by-4-foot tiles - the only limitations being that it has to be the full size and that it hangs from the ceiling. This is a judged exhibit and offers the students an opportunity to …