Local events for students that will expand your horizons beyond campus

February 28, 2017

Sandy Fales

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Electric Acoustic Jam

What: Open mic

Where: Townhouse Sports Grill, 907 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs

When: Tuesdays, 9 p.m.

Cost: Free

Banff Mountain Film Festival

What: The 2016-2017 World Tour features a collection of films that explore the mountain world, highlights new landscapes and remote cultures and exposes audiences to exciting adventures and adrenalinepacked sports.

Where: Stargazers Theatre & Event Center, 10 S. Parkside Drive

When: March 7, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $17.50

ChitChat: Tarot + Notorious B.I.G.

What: This program sparks diverse discussions on contemporary life specifically in the Pikes Peak Region.

Where: GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St. Suite 100 When: March 9

Cost: $10 presale, suggested donation of$15 at the door. Free for UCCS students.

A Game of Thrones LCG Spring Tournament

Where: Petrie’s Family Games, 7681 N. Union Blvd.

When: March 11, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Cost: $5

A Bi-Weekly Meditation Group

What: Spirituality exploring different types of meditation techniques while experiencing the healing energy of others.

Where: Pranava Yoga Center, 802 N. Weber St.

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-7:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Speed Dating

Where: J Live Bar 3738 Astrozon Blvd.

When: Thursdays

What: For ages 21 and older. Participants will be sorted into one of three age groups.

Cost: $25, includes two drinks

Jerry Roskin Jam

What: Open mic

Where: Benny’s Restaurant & Lounge, 517 W. Colorado Ave.

When: Thursdays, 8 p.m.

Cost: Free