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History Center offers varied programs in May, June

       The Old Colorado City Historical Society (OCCHS) has events in May and June at its History Center, 1 S. 24th St., plus a May 15 fundraiser.
       The latter event, City Works 2.0, will start at 5 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Regional Development Center. (See story above for details.)
       The events at the History Center are:
  • Saturday, May 9, at 11 a.m., “The Original Frozen Five - The founding of the AdAMan Club,” presented by Steve Morath, a descendant of two of the founders. Admission is $5.
  • Saturday, May 30, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., launch party and book signing for John Anderson. The OCCHS has helped publish his first book, “Ute Indian Prayer Trees in the Pikes Peak Region.” Free admission.
  • Friday, June 26, at 6 p.m. “My Life as a Whore,” presented by Tracy Beach, based on her nonfiction book by that title about a lady of the night from the past. The event will include historically dressed characters and music from the period. Admission is $5.
           The History Center is open to the public (at no charge) Tuesday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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