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Park offers reservations

Centennial has launched a new online reservation system for Centennial Center Park. The new system makes it easy to browse and reserve any of the park’s amenities including the coffee shelter, large shelter, plaza and amphitheater.

Online booking and payment may be completed in less than three minutes and dates may be booked up to a year in advance For more information or to make a reservation, call 303-325-8000 or visit www.centennialcolorado.com/centerpark.

Learn fun, fighting for stage

Learn how to fight on stage and use physical comedy techniques to create an exciting scene. Town Hall Arts Center and South Suburban have partnered for an opportunity to learn stage skills while using the language of Shakespeare. The workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March 9, at Buck Recreation Center, 2004 W. Powers Ave. in Littleton.

The program is open to both boys and girls ages 7 to 15.

Wear loose jeans or sweats, tie shoes and white or black t-shirt. Bring a snack and water bottle. Workshop fees for in-district residents is $20; $25 for non-district.

Gessler to speak at town hall

Scott Gessler, Colorado secretary of state, will join HD 37 Rep. Spencer Swalm at a town hall meeting from 1:30-3 p.m. March 16 at the Koelbel Library, 5955 S. Holly St., Centennial. For more information, call 303-903-2624.

Foundation luncheon slated

The 19th Annual Cherry Creek Schools Foundation Luncheon will be held March 15 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, 7800 E. Tufts Ave. This year’s theme is “A Formula for the Future.”

Steve Spangler, former Cherry Creek science teacher and 9News “Science Guy,” will be the keynote speaker, and retiring Superintendent Mary Chesley will also be honored for her 24 years of service to the district.

The luncheon benefits the Cherry Creek School District and its 51,000 students.

Individual tickets are $100 and may be purchased online at www.blacktie-colorado.com/rsvp. Enter event code CCSF31513. For more information call 720-554-4409 or visit www.ccsdfoundation.org.

League of Women Voters to meet

The March unit meetings for the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe County will focus on immigration reform. League presenters will explain the proposals submitted by President Obama, Congress and Colorado legislators, examine the pros and cons, answer questions about current immigration policies and programs, and review select