On the Horizon – 2/2/2007

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Fort Carson advisory board holding public meeting

Fort Carson is inviting the public to learn about environmental restoration projects on post at its quarterly Restoration Advisory Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Elkhorn Catering and Conference Center, Building 7300.

Information will be provided about ongoing cleanup projects.

For more information about the meeting or access to the post for the meeting, call the Installation Restoration Program manager at 526-8004.

AHA hosting 24th Annual Heart Ball

The American Heart Association is hosting its 24th Annual Heart Ball, an Evening in Vintage Hollywood, at 6 p.m. on Feb. 10 at The Broadmoor Hotel.

Guests will enjoy cocktails, fine dining and dancing, silent and live auctions, and a drawing for a $40,000 shopping spree at the Red Noland Auto Group. Tickets for the drawing are $100 each or three for $250.

Money raised will support the American Heart Association’s fight against heard disease and stroke.

Tickets for the ball are $200 per person.

For event and raffle ticket information, call Christine Ferguson at 244-9582.

Landlords, investors group meeting

The Pikes Peak Landlords & Investors Group will have its monthly meeting from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock.

For more information, call Debra Draughon at 459-8523.

Conference for women business owners

Denver’s premier conference for women business owners, In Good Company, is scheduled for Feb. 22 at the Adam’s Mark Hotel.

The Denver District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Denver Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners are hosting the event.

The full-day conference will feature a luncheon keynote address by Maria de Lourdes Sobrino, founder and CEO of Lulu’s Dessert Corp.

Topics of interest include presentations about business strategy and planning, leadership and management, marketing, sales and public relations, business financing, procurement and human resources management.

For more information, call (888) 483-0171 or visit www.NawboDenver.com/InGoodCompany.