Friday, October 5, 2007

Things to do this weekend (Oct. 6-7)

Saturday, Oct. 6:

Harvest Festival. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Rock Ledge Ranch, 30th Street and Gateway Road. To celebrate the bounty of the autumn harvest, the ranch offers free admission as well as pony and horse rides, old-time music, pumpkins, tours, a folk-art silent auction, food and more. Fees apply to most activities. Details: 578-6777

Tri-Lakes Friends of the Library Book Sale. 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., Monument Branch library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive, Monument. An assortment of books offered at bargain prices. Buy a bag of books for only $3. Details: 488-2370 or

Fall Walk. 9 a.m.-noon registration, walk begins at The Western Warehouse, Stetson Hills and Powers boulevards. Join the Falcon Wanderers for a 5k or 10k non-competitive walk to take in the autumn air. Free. Details: Russ, 667-5662 or

Sunday, Oct. 7:

"Oh Zorro Oh Oh Oh." 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Theater at Venue 515, 515 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs. The Manitou Art Theater presents their ridiculous version of the swashbuckling legend of Zorro, complete with the theater's trademark physical comedy, puppetry and music. $8. Tickets/additional show times: 685-4729 or

Lakewood's Cider Days. Noon-4 p.m., Lakewood Heritage Center, 801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood. All this weekend, join the apple cider-themed festivities with cider presses, an apple bake-off, historic demonstrations, live music, kids' activities and more. $6 adults, $3 kids 3-12. Details: 303-987-7850.

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