On the Horizon – 6/15/2007

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Ent hosting financial seminars

Ent Federal Credit Union is hosting a free financial seminar entitled First-Time Home Buyers from 10 a.m. to noon, June 16 and 30 at 4545 Galley Road.

Register at Ent.com/Seminars or call 550-6998 or (800) 525-9623, ext. 6998.

Business programs at the library

The Pikes Peak Library District is hosting a program entitled Researching Individuals: Setting Strategies for Major Gift Prospects from 8 to 10 a.m. June 21 at the Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave.

Learn the role individual donors play in your nonprofit fundraising strategy, methods for identifying potential major gift donors and the research tools for effective cultivation and solicitation strategies.

Registration is required. Call 531-6333, ext. 2335.

SCORE hosting workshops for prospective entrepreneurs

The Service Corps of Retired Executives is hosting a free workshop entitled “Should you start your own business” from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 19 at the Penrose Library Adult Meeting Room, 20 N. Cascade Ave.

The workshop will include information about the rewards of starting a small business, the attributes of a successful entrepreneur, business planning (including how to determine your cash requirements), and the legal form of your business entity.

Registration is not necessary.

For more information, call 636-3074 or visit www.coloradospringsscore.org.

47th annual rodeo street breakfast

The 47th Annual Colorado Springs Street Breakfast is scheduled for 5:30 to 9 a.m. June 20 at the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue and Tejon Street.

The event is part of the annual Range Riders’ Ride, which marks the beginning of Rodeo Week and the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days, and includes a pancake breakfast prepared and served by Fort Carson personnel, a children’s play area and musical entertainment.

The cost is $5, and children 5 and younger eat free. All proceeds benefit Armed Forces Community Services (Military Family Assistance).

For more information, contact Ted Ebbink at tebbink@msn.com