Mommy and Me yoga classes
9:00 am-9:45 am
Omtastic Yoga 3945 N Academy Colorado Springs, co 80917
caregivers and children under 3 will find relaxation, bonding and fun in this 45 minute class
5:30 -7:00 pm
701 S. Cascade Ave., COS, CO 80903
CASA offers a volunteer opportunity like no other. As appointed representatives of the court, CASA Volunteers are empowered to make a lifelong difference in the lives of abused and neglected children. Find out how you can become a CASA. Join us Thursday, September 4th 5:30pm for our 4-1-1 hour at the CASA office, 701 S. Cascade Ave., CSC 80903. Please RSVP to Kelly, (719)447-9898, ext. 1033 or visit our website, www.casappr.org.
Kelly, (719) 447-9898, ext. 1033
Pikes Peak or Bust Pickleball Tournament
8:00 am- 6:00 pm
Monument Valley Park, 170 W Cache La Poudre St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
The Pikes Peak Pickleball Club is hosting the Pikes Peak or Bust USAPA sanctioned pickleball tournament September 4-7, 2014, at Monument Valley Park. Last year more than 14 participants from 12 different states and Mexico played in the tournament. The 2014 tournament will be skills/age format, which enables players to compete against others who are similar in age and ability. The public is invited to watch the tournament free of charge.
For more information about pickleball visit www.usapa.org.
Indy Music Awards
: 6 pm - 12 am
25 N Tejon, Colorado Springs
The fourth annual Indy Music Awards are serving as the kick off to the "What-If" Festival. The music festival will take place in downtown Colorado Springs on N. Tejon St. between Pikes Peak Ave. and Kiowa St. There will be an indoor stage and multiple outdoor stages featuring local artists voted on by the Colorado Springs community. All proceeds from the event will go towards the Indy Give! Foundation benefitting local nonprofits. It is sure to be a fun festival celebrating the talent and accomplishments of our increasingly vibrant Colorado Springs music community.
The Colorado Springs Independent is a newsweekly that serves the Pikes Peak region of Southern Colorado (El Paso, Teller, and Pueblo counties). It is Colorado Springs' largest locally owned media company.
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Jack Ward, 719.577.4545