Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Teddy Bear Days
10 am -3 pm each day
4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Don't miss Teddy Bear Days at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Saturday, August 23 and Sunday, August 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Kids ages 3 to 11 who are accompanied by a teddy bear or other stuffed animal will get into the Zoo for only $5.25. (Children 2 and under are always free!) Bears can then stop by the Teddy Bear Clinic at Lodge at Moose Lake for a free stuffed animal “check-up.” Volunteers from Children's Hospital Colorado will administer stitches, splints or any necessary “medical” procedures to stuffed animals that are in need of a little TLC. Special live bear demos will also be planned. Sponsored by Children’s Hospital Colorado and Kaiser Permanente. Visit www.cmzoo.org/teddybeardays for more information.
Jackie Butterfield, 719-424-7847,
Murder Mystery Show/ Dinner
430 E. Pikes Peak Ave Colorado Springs
1st Annual Murder Mystery Benefiting Southern Colorado Band of Brothers and Sisters Veteran Community
Aug.23 6pm-9pm VFM 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave tickets $40 single $70 couple Order tickets online at www.magicalproductionsllc.myevent.com
Anne @ 719-570-0761
Surviving a Wilderness Emergency
8 AM – 5 PM
Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Classroom and hands-on practice activities are designed to prepare students to cope with psychological and physical stresses of being isolated in a remote wilderness area and having to survive. Presented by Outdoor Safe Inc. $50/person, prepayment and registration required. Call 520-6387 for details. Must be 15 years of age and older.
Bear Creek Nature Center, 520-6387