On the horizon

Ent Federal hosting several seminars this month

Ent Federal Credit Union is hosting the following seminars in April at 4545 Galley Road. There is no charge to attend the programs.

* First-Time Home Buyers: 10 a.m. to noon April 23. Call 550-6095 for reservations.

* Planet M Center Tour: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 23. Call 550-6095 for reservations.

* Title it Right! Asset Ownership in Estate Planning: 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 28. Call 550-6095 for reservations.

* Construction Loans: 10 a.m. to noon April 30. Call 550-6998 for reservations.

PPCC offering women’s re-entry workshops

Pikes Peak Community College is offering workshops designed for women returning to college after being out of high school or college for several years. The workshops are free and open to the public. Call 540-7501 for more information or to register.

* Identifying Your Personality: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., May 2, Rampart Range Campus Library, 11195 Highway 83, and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., May 5, Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., room C-211.

Workforce Center hosting ‘future’ presentation

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is hosting a presentation to the community from 8 to 11 a.m. April 27 at the Doubletree World Arena Hotel, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., about preparations for the 21st century economy and wealth creation through work force development.

The speaker is Ed Barlow, president of Creating the Future Inc. He has held executive positions in health care, business, higher education and a Washington, D.C.-based management consulting firm.

For more information, visit www.creatingthefuture.com.

USAFA sixth concert in recital series on tap

The United States Air Force Academy Band is presenting the sixth concert in this season’s Chamber Recital Series at 7:30 p.m. April 26 at Colorado College’s Packard Hall, at the corner of Cache La Poudre and Cascade.

The concert will feature Master Sgt. Sandra Tiemens, flute, and Tech. Sgt. Sarah Stewart, bassoon.

The recital is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.

Black Forest arts guild hosting spring show, sale

The Black Forest Arts & craft Guild is holding its 41st Annual Springs Show & Sale from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 28-30 and 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. May 1 at the Black Forest Community Club center on Black Forest Road, just north of Shoup Road.

More than 100 artists and craftspeople will display their work, including paintings, pottery, jewelry, floral arrangements, willow furniture, quilts, woodworking, dolls and stitchery.

There is no admission charge, but because of fire and safety regulations, no strollers are permitted.

Mayor hosting international luncheon

Mayor Lionel Rivera is hosting a lunch on May 3 at the Broadmoor to recognize the importance of Colorado Springs’ international connections. Consul General of Mexico Juan Marcos Gutierrez will be the featured speaker.

Ticket information is available from the Colorado Springs Office of International Affairs at 575-4314 or international affairs@cscc.org.

Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary hosting fashion show

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is hosting “Helping Is Always Fashionable”, the 5th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon at 11 a.m. May 5 at the Colorado Springs Sheraton Hotel, 2886 S. Circle Drive.

The event will benefit the army’s after-school programs that assist low-income families.

Advanced tickets are $40 and are available through April 28. No tickets will be available at the door.

For more information, call 884-1038 or visit www.SalvationArmyColoradoSprings .org

CSU Extension presenting ‘Master Food’ classes

Colorado State University is providing Master Food Preserver training in foot safety, canning, freezing, jams and jellies, pickles and dehydration classes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 6, 13, 20 and June 3, 10, 17 at the CSU Extension Office, 305 S. Union Blvd.

A correspondence course is available for anyone unable to attend. Registration is required. For more information, call 636-8920.

ASIS hosting technology,security seminar

The Pikes Peak Chapter of American Society for Industrial Security is hosting its first security seminar from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 12 at the LeBaron Hotel.

The event will include “Technology and Systems” and “Managing Security Programs” programs. The cost of the seminar is $25 for ASIS members and $35 for non-members.

For more information contact Earl Truncer at 332-4976 or earl_truncer@irco.com