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Enjoy a classy night out at a 1920s-themed benefit dinner for Special Olympics Colorado. —Image courtesy of Dennis Montowski

Our Top Charitable Picks for January 19-24

Get Involved is a weekly series pointing readers toward community-oriented events, volunteer opportunities, and good causes in Colorado.

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Mike Ring Live: It’s easy for music lovers to get involved this week at this benefit concert. Jive along to a stellar performance by four local artists, including indie-pop musician Mike Ring and alternative rock bands the The Solid Ocean and Viretta, while supporting the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Wednesday, 8 p.m.; Casselman’s Bar & Venue, 2620 Walnut St.; $8–$10, tickets available online

Great Gatsby Night: Don your favorite flapper dress for a party fit for Daisy Buchanan. Go ahead—try your luck at the silent auction and win a romantic hotel stay for two or a gourmet basket from Savory Spice Shop, then tuck in to a delicious meal by Frank’s Bar-B-Que before showing off your sweetest Lindy hop moves on the dance floor. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics of Colorado. Saturday, 5:30–10:30 p.m.; Villa Parker, 10750 Pine Dr., Parker; ticket prices vary

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303 Rising: The Women’s Bakery: Celebrate women at the inaugural event for the Denver branch of The Women’s Bakery, a nonprofit that supports female baker-entrepreneurs in Rwanda. Settle in at this Five Points coffeeshop to watch excerpts from the powerful documentary Girl Rising, enjoy fresh bread and wine, and learn about the organization and its mission from founder Markey Culver. Saturday, 7–9 p.m.; Purple Door Coffee, 2962 Welton St.; $37.92

Champagne Brunch: Between unlimited passion fruit mimosas and a chance to give back, there’s no reason not to treat yourself this Sunday. Catch up with friends while enjoying Eggs Florentine and brioche French toast and supporting Project Helping, a local nonprofit that connects individuals struggling with depression with volunteer opportunities. Sunday, 10 a.m. to noon; Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 191 Inverness Drive West, Englewood; $57.09

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