The Children’s Literacy Center is seeing volunteers to provide one-on-one tutoring for first- through sixth-grade students.
Volunteers will tutor one child, two hours a week for 12 weeks.
Orientation and training sessions are scheduled for 5:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 16 and 17 at the center, 2928 Straus Lane, Suite 100.
For more information, call 471-8672 or e-mail Pamela@peakreader.org.
The Pikes Peak Advertising Federation is hosting a luncheon featuring Sally Hogshead from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Antlers Hilton Hotel.
Hogshead will discuss her book “Radical Careering.” The cost is $30 for PPAF/AWRT members and $40 for non-members.
The Center for Nonprofit Excellence is hosting a grant writing workshop on Jan. 18 at Pikes Peak United Way.
The workshop will feature a morning session, “Creating your message: The case for support,” and an afternoon session, “Effective Grant Writing.”
For more information, call 575-4341 or visit www.cnecoloradosprings.org.
The eWomenNetwork is hosting a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at The Sheraton Hotel, 2886 S. Circle Drive.
The topic is “Design the Year of Your Dreams. To register, call 596-1771.
The Colorado Moms offering Moms Support Club, Northeast Chapter, will be “kicking” in the New Year with a self-defense and awareness seminar from 4 to 5:15 p.m. Jan. 20 at Universal Kempo Karate, 7085 Austin Bluffs Parkway.
For more information, visit www.momsclubcosne.org
Vectra Bank Colorado is hosting a panel of speakers, including its corporate economist Jeff Thredgold, who will provide insight and make predictions about the state and national economy for 2007 from 7:15 to 9 a.m. Jan. 25 at the Denver Center for Performing Arts’ Seawell Grand Ballroom.
The breakfast if free, but attendees are required to register before Jan. 19. For reservations, visit www.vectrabank.com/econevent.