On February 17, 2012, Temple Beit Torah will hold a special evening shabbat service to thank the members of Saint Patrick's Church for their support of temple community activities over the past year. Saint Patrick's graciously allowed our temple to use church spaces to host families participating in the Interfaith Hospitality Network and the annual wine tasting fundraiser. In return members of Temple Beit Torah assisted Saint Patrick;s with assembling holiday baskets for those in need this…Continue
Added by Vivian Kirkfield on January 30, 2012 at 11:02pm — No Comments
Tales from the Dark Side
Our cars need some tender loving care, especially when it comes to engine oil. Engine oil is the lifeblood of your car, and when it is not replenished or replaced,…Continue
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Date: Saturday, February 4th, 2012
Time: 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Location: 825 S. Hancock Ave.
Age: 16 and up, preregistration is required
There’s no experience required. The only thing that you need to bring is a positive attitude and a…Continue
Added by After School University on January 30, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
The Canyon Winds Band, under the direction of Maestro Doug Downey, will be holding its Winter Concert on the evening of Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7PM at Temple Beit Torah, 522 East Madison Street. The program will consist of a variety of musical selections, including marches, Broadway show tunes, classical melodies, and a surprise or two. The Canyon Winds Clarinet Ensemble will also be performing. Admission is free, but cash donations are always greatly appreciated. Attendees are…Continue
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Denver, Colorado – More than 1,000 youth from more than 30 states along with Alberta, Canada attended the Western National Roundup January 5-8, 2012 in Denver, CO. The Conference, now in its 92nd year, is held annually in early January, coinciding with the National Western Stock Show.…Continue
Added by Kelly Gauck on January 29, 2012 at 6:31pm — No Comments
Paint the Town had the awesome opportunity to paint & dance with 8th Street Alano Drug and Rehab. 8th Street Alano is a local non-profit. Their mission is to provide a safe and healthy environment for the alcoholic/addict and their families to find recovery. They are a 15-year-old grassroots organization run and overseen by recovering alcoholics and addicts. …Continue
As hand signals were explained and dogs howled, excited glances passed between them. “Yes, each of you will get to drive,” explained Mandy Powers, dog sledding guide for the day. As Powers, a guide for Good Times Adventures company just north of Breckenridge introduced each dog in turn, she gave a running lesson in dog sledding jargon and teamwork. So began another adventure for a group of 28 day trippers from the Colorado Springs Senior Center.
Under blue skies and soft breezes, each…Continue
Did you know that one in every five Americans is affected by a disability that impacts vision, hearing, mobility, mental development or ability to learn? This translates into 54 million people striving to gain greater independence within their communities.*
Engaging individuals we serve in…Continue
Added by Special Kids Special Families on January 27, 2012 at 10:48am — No Comments
It was over one year ago that then Vanguard Junior, Nate Lane, endeavored to make a difference while doing the unthinkable. Nate announced that he would shave his several inches of curls if his peers raised $500 for Saint Baldrick's, a charity organization committed to finding cures for childhood cancer. Goal achieved! The Vanguard students came together to raise over $500 last year. (Click here to see the video of…Continue
Added by Janet Dinnen on January 26, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
I'm Bev Selby and I'm an ambassador for Sevenly. Sevenly designs a limited edition tee representing a selected cause or charity, that will be featured at www.sevenly.org for 7 days. Best part? $7 from every sale will go directly to the selected cause or charity!
Sevenly.org has gone viral! If you are on facebook, then you have seen…Continue
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The Springs Masterminds Group, a business networking meeting, is proud to announce that Retired Air Force Colonel Mark Hustedt with the Employer Outreach Program of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) will be the special guest presenter at the February 2nd networking meeting.
The Springs Masterminds Group's networking meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month from 7:30am-9:00am. The February meeting will be held at the Aspen Pointe Cafeteria in the…Continue
Added by Seiko Tran on January 25, 2012 at 8:50pm — No Comments
To help celebrate the sixth annual Glass Slipper Ball, Fresh•Ink held a photo contest, with two tickets to the gala fundraiser being the prize for the winning submission.
Sarah Porter submitted the winning photo of her and her husband dancing at The Broadmoor hotel, where they spent their wedding night.
“I waited and waited and wondered if I was ever going to meet my Prince Charming. But last year I met the most amazing, kind and loving man in the world and on New Year’s…
Added by Pula Davis on January 25, 2012 at 8:20am — No Comments
The teams have been decided, the Giants and Patriots will square off in the big game February 5, but the food is still up for debate. Whether you are intent on the game or prefer to invite folks over to enjoy the…Continue
This year is off to a great start, January is almost behind us and I hope that many of you that have chosen to become healthier are still sticking to your plan. It's always easy at the beginning but as time goes by it's easier to put off exercising or parties start coming up like Super Bowl Sunday which makes it easy to blow healthy eating. Remember don't get stressed out, a saying I've heard is to always "fail forward" don't feel that just because you might have missed a few days…Continue
Added by Victoria McCullough on January 24, 2012 at 4:46pm — No Comments
At Care & Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado, we serve people in need by providing food through our agencies and mobile food pantries, and making nutritious food available to all. Serving those in need, not just delivering a box of food, is about changing where and how they find food.
Not many people choose to live in a desert; they are desolate places where you work hard to survive. Healthy, affordable food is difficult to find in a food…Continue
Added by Donna Ross on January 24, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Second Wind Fund of El Paso and Teller Counties, Your Kids, Your Community
In February 2010 the Second Wind Fund of El Paso and Teller Counties (SWFETC) came to the area. SWFETC’s mission is to decrease the incidence of teen suicide nationally by removing financial and social barriers to treatment for at-risk youth.
Is there a need for a nonprofit like this in our community?
Yes! According to the 2010 Quality of Life…Continue
Added by Constance Gelvin on January 24, 2012 at 9:24am — No Comments
If you do not have any plans for this coming weekend, there is a great event happening at University of Colorado Colorado Springs - YES I CAN Summit in collaboration with Educating Children of Color.
The Educating Children of Color Summit - "Yes, I Can"
Added by After School University on January 23, 2012 at 5:58pm — No Comments