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Shops at Briargate hosting fine arts show

The Second Annual Fine Art at the Shops event is scheduled for July 8, 9 and 10 at the Shops at Briargate.

More than 100 artists will be showing their paintings, sculpture, jewelry and photography. Admission is free and proceeds will benefit Future-Self, a nonprofit organization that helps at-risk children discover themselves through art.

Hours for the event are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 8; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 9; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 10.

Landlords, investors group hosting deferred exchanges meeting

The Pikes Peak Landlords & Investors group is hosting a meeting from 6:30 to 9 p.m. July 12 at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock.

The topic for the meeting is “The Power of Exchange, 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges.

For more information, contact Terry Mikesell at 593-8788.

Library offering business, investment classes

The Pikes Peak Library District if offering the following programs in July:

• Minding Your Business: Learn about business resources available by attending a free tour at 8:30 a.m. July 13 at the Penrose branch.

• Investment Tools at your Library: Learn how to research company information and how to follow company or mutual fund performance. Sources will include Value Line and Morningstar, subscription databases on the library’s Web site, and other Internet sites. The class begins at 8:30 a.m. July 30 at the Penrose branch.

For more information about either program, call 531-6333, ext. 2308.

Home repair, maintenance classes available

Homeowners who are anxious about repair and maintenance work are invited to attend a series of three free classed offered by Colorado Housing Enterprises from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 13 and 20 at the Hillside Community Center.

To register, call Apryl Eggleston at 633-0535 or visit www.crhdc.org.

State Historical Fund offering preservation, grant workshops

The State Historical Fund is hosting free workshops throughout Colorado about identifying cultural resources, historic preservation and applying for grants.

The workshop in Colorado Springs is scheduled for 11 a.m. July 28 at the Carnegie Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave.

The fund, a program of the Colorado Historical Society, awards grants to public and non-profit organizations to preserve Colorado’s architectural and archaeological treasures.

For more information or to register, call (303) 886-2825.

Third annual CARE Fair slated for July 30

The Junior League of Colorado Springs is hosting the third annual CARE Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 30 at Peak Vista Community Health Centers Family Health Clinic, 2840 International Circle.

The health fair is for uninsured or underinsured school-aged children. The event will provide free immunizations, back-to-school physicals, dental, hearing, diabetes and vision screenings. In addition, free haircuts will be offered.

Last year, 264 children and their families received services. The Junior League hopes to double the number of recipients this year.

Contact Memorial HealthLink at 444-CARE to schedule an appointment.