On the Horizon – 3/10/2006

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Ent Federal Credit Union hosting seminars

Ent Federal Credit Union is hosting the following seminars this month:

First-Time Home Buyers – 10 a.m. to noon, March 18, 4545 Galley Road. Register at Ent.com or call 550-6998.

Building a Home: Help from the Ground Up – 10 a.m. to noon, March 25, 4545 Galley Road. Register at Ent.com or call 550-6998.

PPLD offering business, investing programs

The Pikes Peak Library District is offering the following programs in March:

Minding Your Business – 8:30 a.m. March 21 at the Penrose Library. Learn about business resources available at the library. Registration is not necessary. For more information, call 389-8968.

Investment Tools at Your Library – 8:30 a.m. March 23 at the Penrose Library. Learn to research company information and 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. For more information, call 389-8968.

Annual Teller County job fair on tap

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center and the Ute Pass Courier are hosting the Sixth Annual Teller County Job Fair from 2 to 5 p.m. March 23 at the Ute Pass Cultural Center.

Attendees will have the opportunity to attend a free workshop, “Starting Your Own Business – Common Legal Issues,” presented by the Service Corps of Retired Executives from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

For more information, call 689-3584.

Groups hosting career fair for veterans

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center, the U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans Employment and Training, and the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment are hosting the Career Fair of the Rockies from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14 at the Sheraton, 2886 S. Circle Drive.

The job fair is designed to meet the needs of veterans, including veteran job seekers and transitioning service members.

Attendees should pre-register at www.ppwfc.org and click on Job Seekers, then hiring events. There is no charge to attend.

Employment Readiness Program hosting job fair

The Employment Readiness Program, Army Community Service of Fort Carson, is hosting a job fair from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 24 at the Post Field House Building 1829, on the corner of Prussman Boulevard and Specker Avenue.

The job fair is free to recruiting employers and attendees. Anyone who is able to gain access to the post can attend.

For more information, contact Mercedes Jamieson, program manager, at Mercedes.jamieson@carson.army.mil.

Wine tasting will benefit Easter Seals

A wine tasting benefiting Easter Seals Southern Colorado is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. April 1 in the Centennial Ballroom at Cheyenne Mountain Resort.

The cost of the event is $50 per person, and attendees are encouraged to bring a bottle of their best wine for the silent auction.

For more information, call 574-9002.