Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting April 15, 2018

Nonprofit community events in and around Colorado Springs.

By Carlotta Olson Updated: April 14, 2018 at 9:51 am • Published: April 14, 2018 0

April

Yurt's Night - 5:30 p.m. Sunday, to benefit STEM education at the Space Foundation, Space Foundation Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ydfub8nv.

100+Women Who Care - 5:30-6:45 p.m. Wednesday, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron St.; tinyurl.com/yd8stez9.

Craft Notion Sale - 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday and Friday, to benefit the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave.; 955-3400, tinyurl.com/yanx8k37.

Southern Colorado Youth for Christ Over the Edge 2018 - 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, to benefit incarcerated youth, Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/ycg9sqee.

Reception and Silent Auction - 3-6 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Look What the Cat Brought in, Tim Gill Center, 315 E. Costilla St.; lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

Family Ball - 5:30-10 p.m. Saturday, to benefit the Never Alone Foundation, Broadmoor's Cheyenne Lodge, 868 Appian Court. Reservations: tinyurl.com/y8mpccj5.

"Fun" Raiser - 5:30-10 p.m. Saturday, to benefit the Sunrise Republican Women, Colorado Springs Country Club, 3333 Templeton Gap Road. Reservations: Terry Hindmarsh, 649-7353.

Red Ribbon Ball - 6 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Southern Colorado AIDS Project and to honor Mary Ellen McNally and Mary Lou Makepeace, Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road. Reservations: redribbonball2018.kintera.org.

The DayBreak Effect Dinner - 6-8 p.m. April 22, to benefit DayBreak - An Adult Day Program, Pepper Tree Restaurant, 888 W. Moreno Ave. Reservations: 687-3000.

Spring Art Show & Sock Drive - 5-8:30 p.m. April 23, to benefit the Marian House, Front Range BBQ, 2330 W. Colorado Ave.; saravaas@hotmail.com.

Light of Hope Fundraiser - Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., lunch, 12:30 p.m., April 25, to benefit CASA, Antlers Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: casappr.org.

Flying W Wranglers Concert - 2-3 p.m. April 25, to benefit the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave.; 955-3402, sfarrell@ppymca.org.

Discover Goodwill's Annual Dinner - 6-9 p.m. April 26, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: discovermygoodwill.org.

Munchkin Market Semi-Annual Children's Consignment Sale - 5-8 p.m. April 26, noon-8 p.m. April 27, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. April 28,to benefit Woodland Park MOPS, Woodland Park Community Church, 800 Valley View Drive, Woodland Park; utepassmops.org/munchkin-market.

Spring Craft Fair - 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 27 and 28, to benefit Silver Key, La Cresta Estates Clubhouse, 205 N. Murray Blvd.; Val, 344-5593.

Dodgeball Classic - 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 28, to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, Air Force Academy. Registration: biglittlecolorado.org.

Wacky Tea - 1-3 p.m. April 28, to benefit Assistance League of Colorado Springs, Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St. Reservations required by April 23: assistanceleague.org/colorado-springs.

Rendezvous at Latigo - 5 p.m. April 28, to benefit Pikes Peak Ranger Riders Foundation, Latigo, 13710 Halleluiah Trail, Elbert. Reservations: atlatigo.com.

Fur Ball - 6 p.m. April 28, to benefit the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road. Reservations: hspprfurball.org.

UCHealth Memorial Hospital Foundation Gala - 6 p.m. April 28, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: memorialgala.org.

Spirits of Springs Wine and Food Tasting - Hosted by Gleneagle Sertoma Club to benefit local charities, 6-9 p.m. April 28, Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: spiritsofspring.org.

Culinary Passport - 6:30-9:30 p.m. April 28, to benefit Pikes Peak Chefs, Julie Penrose Hall, St. Paul's Church, 9 El Pomar Road. Reservations: pikespeakchefs.org.

Homemade Spaghetti Dinner - Hosted by the Order of Sons and Daughters of Italy Pikes Peak Lodge 2870, noon-5 p.m. April 29, to benefit Colorado Springs Dream Centers/Mary's Home, Elks Lodge 309, 3400 N. Nevada Ave. Tickets: 535-0488.

May

Stepping into the Light - NAMI Breakfast Fundraiser - 7:30-8:30 a.m. May 3, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: tinyurl.com/y8wlzhmy.

Eight Annual Chef Showcase - 5:30-8:30 p.m. May 3, to benefit Rocky Mountain Health Care Services, Olympic Training Center, 1 Olympic Plaza. Reservations: rmhcare.org.

Kentucky Derby Party - 1:30-5:30 p.m. May 5, to benefit the Junior League of Colorado Springs, The Gold Room, 18 S. Nevada Ave. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ydchomr4.

25th Anniversary Gala and Auction - 5:30-9 p.m. May 5, to benefit Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado, Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road. Reservations: ja-soco.org.

Chocoholic Frolic - 7-10 p.m. May 5, to benefit Kidpower of Colorado, Pinery at the Hill, 775 W. Bijou St., $70. Advance tickets: kidpowercs.org.

A Taste of Tri-Lakes Cares - 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 9, Flying Horse Ranch, 9663 E. Palmer Divide Ave., Larkspur. Reservations: tri-lakescares.org.

March for Babies - 8:30 a.m. May 12, to benefit March of Dimes, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Registration: tinyurl.com/y7le49yf.

Sports Corp Golf Tournament - 7 a.m. May 16, Country Club of Colorado, 125 Clubhouse Drive. Registration: coloradospringssports.org.

Spring Plant Sale - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. May 18 and 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 20, to benefit Horticultural Art Society, H.A.S. Demonstration Garden, 222 Mesa Road; 357-9427, hasgardens.org.

Run to the Shrine - 7:30-11 a.m. May 19, to benefit Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Registration: cmzoo.org/run.

2018 Mayor's Cup Golf Tournament - May 23, The Broadmoor Golf Club, 1 Lake Ave. Registration: mayorsuthers.com/2018mayorscup.

June

Walk for Life - 7 a.m.-noon June 2, to benefit Life Network, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration: walkforlife.com.

Playing for Change Fundraiser - 7 p.m. June 6, to help inspire and connect the world through music, Ent Center for the Arts, 5225 N. Nevada Ave.; playingforchange.org.

Recycling Drop-off - 8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 18-23, to benefit Care and Share Food Bank, GoalZero Recycling, 2265 Waynoka Road; goalzerorecycling.com.

Climb for Courage Stair Climb Race and Family Festival - 8:30 a.m.-noon June 23, o benefit Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs, Falcon Stadium, Air Force Academy. Registration: climbforcourage.org.

Purely Ponds Parade of Ponds - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 23 and 24, to benefit Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region, Colorado Springs area; purelyponds.com/parade-of-ponds.

Moonlight on the Mountain - 6-10 p.m. June 28, to benefit Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Reservations: 633-9925, cmzoo.org/moonlight.

July

Tails, Tunes & Tastes - 6-9:30 p.m. July 26 and Aug. 30, to benefit Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Reservations: 633-9925, cmzoo.org/tails.

September

Glitter into Gold - 6-10 p.m. Sept. 15, to benefit Wrestle Like a Girl, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: 581-7112, wrestlelikeagirl.org.

Groovin' in September - 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22, to benefit REACH Pikes Peak, Mining Exchange Grand Ballroom, 8 S. Nevada Ave.; facebook.com/reachpikespeakco.

Fundraising Gala and Silent Auction - 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 27, To benefit Life Network, Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive. Reservations: elifenetwork.com/events.

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