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Jan 17, 2011 3:14 PM by Bea Karnes

Former president to speak at Colorado Springs fundraiser

COLORADO SPRINGS (AP) - Former President George W. Bush is scheduled to speak at a fundraiser for some Christian schools in Colorado.

The event is scheduled for April 16 at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs.

Colorado Christian Schools has four schools on two campuses, one in Colorado Springs and one in Woodland Park. School officials announced Bush's appearance on the school website.

Bush will receive the organization's Lion's Heart Award.

His last publicized appearance in Colorado was in October when he spoke to an insurance industry group in Colorado Springs, a closed event.

The April appearance is open to the public. Tickets are $250. Click here for ticket information.

 

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