Calendar: Week of Sept. 3, 2010

FRIDAY, SEPT. 3

First Friday Art Reception, The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., gallery talk 6:30 p.m. by juror Sally Strand, reception 7-9 p.m., opening exhibits “From Taos to Denver and Beyond,” guest curator Michael Hurshman; “The Studio Drawings: Works by Dale Leys”; “Fireworks,” Junction Clay Arts Guild; and Mile High International juried art exhibit. Music by Morgann Means, cash bar, hors d’oeurves, 243-7337.

First Friday Art in the Grand Valley, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, Elizabeth B. Harris Amphitheatre, 655 Struthers Ave., 5-7 p.m., “Art and Dance Merge” presented by Push/Don’t Pull Dance Theatre, refreshments, cash bar, 245-3288.

Sixth Street Connections, a Coffee House, Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 E. Sixth St., Glenwood Springs, 7 p.m. music, entertainment, $10, benefits the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 945-2414.

“Quilters” musical, Grand Valley Community Theatre, Showtime Productions, 2148 Broadway, 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, dinner theater $25, 361-0243.

Moab Music Festival, opening concert, Star Hall, Moab, Utah, 7 p.m., http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

Roundabout, rocking country western music swimming pool party, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, 7-10 p.m., ages 21 plus, 241-8888.

Rob “Chicken Fatt” Mitchell, Rockslide Brew Pub patio, 401 Main St., 10 p.m.-2 a.m., ages 21 plus, 245-2111.

“Brushing up to Nature” exhibit by Daniel Loge, The Blue Pig Gallery, 119 W. Third St., Palisade; also sculptures by Erica Van Wyk of Castle Rock, exhibits on display through Oct. 31, 464-4819.

Story time, Collbran Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 111 Main St., Collbran, 10:30 a.m., 487-3545.

Acoustic Fridays featuring local singers/songwriters, Palisade Brewery, 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, 6-8 p.m., 464-7257.

Levis and Lace Square Dance Club, Mainstream, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 7-8 p.m. Plus, 8-10 p.m., 434-6541, 523-0189.

Free wine tastings, Crossroads Wine and Spirits, 611 24 Road, 1-6 p.m., receive tasting notes and recipes, 257-1557, http://www.crossroadswineandspirits.com.

Black Tie Ballroom dance lessons with George and Marilyn Kelly, Dance Works, 2893 North Ave., 8-9 p.m., 261-9188.

Karaoke, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, 9 p.m., 858-0701, 243-5954, 434-1958.

Nine-ball pool tournament, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, $10 entry fee, 241-8686.

Boots and Hat Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., free cover for wearing cowboy boots and hat, 434-0320.

Bluegrass Jam, Chick-Fil-A, 522 Bogart Lane, Grand Junction, 7 p.m., 241-0352.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 4

BBQ Blues Festival, Mission Bell Amphitheatre, Gateway Canyons Resort, Gateway, gates open 9 a.m.: Bobby Walker, 11 a.m.-noon; Big Daddy Lee, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; Once Removed Blues Band, 2-3 p.m.; Steve Crenshaw, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Kirk James Band, 5-6 p.m.; Hazel Miller Band, 6:30-8 p.m.; The Williams Brothers Band, 8:30-9:45 p.m. and 10:15-10:30 p.m.; fireworks, 10:15 p.m. Food, $20 advance, $25 at the gate, tickets at City Market stores, benefits Wounded Warrior Project, 931-2655, http://www.gatewaycanyons.com.

Night With the Stars, Western Colorado Astronomy Club, Highline Lake State Park program, 1800 11 8/10 Road, Loma, dusk, meet in the parking lot across from the new visitor center, vehicle pass required, 858-7208.

Gotta Be Girls, Camp Robber, 1515 Ogden Road, Montrose, 6 p.m., 240-1590.

Live music and dancing, Rocky Mountain Pub, 539 Colorado Ave., 245-0995.

Simmer Down, Mesa Lakes Music on the Mountain, 3619 Colorado Highway 65, Mesa, free concerts 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., buffet 6-7 p.m., reservations, 268-5467, http://www.mesalakeslodgeandresort.com.

“Quilters” musical, Grand Valley Community Theatre, Showtime Productions, 2148 Broadway, 2 and 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, dinner theater $25, 361-0243.

Jimmy LaFave, Roper Music Ballroom, 136 N. Fifth St., doors open 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m., $25 at Triple Play Records, 243-3974.

Moab Music Festival, open rehearsal conversation, Star Hall, Moab, Utah, 11 a.m.; Paquito D’Rivera at Red Cliffs Lodge, 6 p.m., http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

Westside Woofers Flyball Tournament, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., free.

Mark Berenson, Enzo’s Italian Eatery and Pizzeria, 759 Horizon Drive, 8-10 p.m., 255-8500.

Huey, Dewey and Louie, The Palisade Livery, 215 Main St., Palisade, 9 p.m., 464-5449.

Karaoke, Lounge 743, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, 8 p.m., ages 21 plus, 241-8888.

Karaoke, Bailey’s Lounge, Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Blvd., 9 p.m., 241-8411.

Story time with Judy T., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 10:30 a.m., 243-5113.

Story time with Sierra, Borders Books, Music and Cafe, 2464 U.S. Highway 6&50, 11 a.m., 255-8655.

Live music with local musicians, Premier Pasta and More, 2148 Broadway, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 242-1778.

DJ and Dancing, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, 9 p.m., 858-0701.

Free wine tastings, Crossroads Wine and Spirits, 611 24 Road, 1-6 p.m., receive tasting notes and recipes, 257-1557, http://www.crossroadswineandspirits.com.

Eight-ball pool tournament, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, $10 entry fee, 241-8686.

Story time, De Beque Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 730 Minter Ave., De Beque, 10:30 a.m., 283-8625, http://www.mcpld.org.

Chatfield Country Kickers Square Dance Club, Plus and Mainstream, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 503 1/2 Florence Road, 7:30 p.m., 434-0868.

Bilingual story time, Fruita Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 10 a.m., 858-7703, http://www.mcpld.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 5

Nature Walk, Highline Lake State Park program, 1800 11 8/10 Road, Loma, 9:30 a.m., meet in the campground between sites 9 and 12, vehicle pass required, 858-7208.

Children’s Castle grand reopening, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 655 Struthers Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., jugglers, Bump ’n’ Jump, face painting, balloon artist, live entertainment, refreshments and more, 245-3288.

Simmer Down, Mesa Lakes Music on the Mountain, 3619 Colorado Highway 65, Mesa, free concerts 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., reservations, 268-5467, http://www.mesalakeslodgeandresort.com.

Moab Music Festival, Moab, Utah, music walk 9 a.m.; Ethel at Red Cliffs Lodge, 6 p.m., http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

Happy Feet Rounds, ballroom, social dance, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 5-7:30 p.m., 243-5858.

Line dancing lessons and open dancing, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, 1-3:30 p.m., $2 drop in fee, 970-874-0923.

APA Pool Leagues, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 241-8686.

Palisade Sunday Market, Third and Main streets, Palisade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., produce, arts/crafts, musicians, wineries, nonprofit organizations, 464-7458.

Ballroom dances, live music and refreshments, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., Grand Junction, 1-4 p.m., 243-7408.

Free Sunday at the gardens, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens and Butterfly House, 655 Struthers Ave., Grand Junction, 245-9030, http://www.wcbotanic.org.

MONDAY, SEPT. 6

Moab Music Festival, Rocky Mountain Power Family Picnic Concert, Old City Park, Moab, Utah, 2 p.m., http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

Westside Woofers Flyball Tournament, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., free.

Drop-in Life Drawing Sessions, with live model, MGM Enterprises Inc., 136 S. Maple St., Fruita, 9 a.m.-noon., $10 per session, 314-3199, http://www.mgmartstudio.com.

Story time, Orchard Mesa Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 230 Lynwood St.,10 a.m., 243-0181, http://www.mcpld.org.

Swing dancing, Tree House Teen Bistro, Building B, 1505 Chipeta Ave., 7-9 p.m., 241-8001.

Happy Feet Rounds, ballroom, social dance, phase 3-4 level, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 7:30-10 p.m., 243-5858.

Story time, Orchard Mesa Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 230 Lynwood St., 10 a.m., 243-0181, http://www.mcpld.org.

Apple Squares, ladies only square dancing, Appleton Christian Church, 2510 I-70 Frontage Road, 7-9 p.m., 210-8555.

Men’s night, APA Pool Leagues and dart leagues, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 241-8686.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 7

Fall Writing Workshops, 800 Colorado Ave., 12-week writing workshops beginning Sept. 7, 6:30-9 p.m.: “Becoming A Poet” taught by Luis Lopez; “Telling the Story: Writing Fiction and Memoir,” Sandra Dorr; “Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy for Publication,” James Van Pelt. $325 per workshop, 257-1498, 433-6800, http://www.westerncoloradowriters.blogspot.com.

Bits and Pieces with Gayle Gerson, The Blue Pig Gallery, 119 W. Third St., Palisade, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., $15 per session, RSVP, 464-4819.

Oil painting with Daniel Loge, six-week class for teens and adults, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, 145 N. Mesa St., Fruita, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays Sept. 7-Oct. 12, $135, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

Drawing and Painting Class for ages 11 and older, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, 145 N. Mesa St., Fruita, eight-week class 3:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26, $80, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

Intermediate and Advanced Watercolor class taught by Martha McCoy, The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., Tuesdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26, 9 a.m.-noon, $160 members, $200 nonmembers, 243-7337, ext. 2.


Preschool story time, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 10 a.m., 243-4442.

Story time, Palisade Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 711 Iowa Ave., Palisade, 10 a.m., 464-7557.

Story time with Judy L., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., 243-5113.

Geeks Who Drink, Irish style pub trivia quiz, Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., 7 p.m., 245-2111, http://www.geekswhodrink.com.

Karaoke, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., cash prizes for top vocalists, 434-0320.

Neighbors Read! family story time, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 6:30 p.m., 243-4442, http://www.mcpld.org.

Glenwood’s Downtown Market, Glenwood Springs open-air market, fresh produce, handmade crafts, cooking demonstrations, soup contest, wine tastings, live music, 948-4923, glenwoodmarket.com.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 8

Joy of Painting: Make it Take It Bob Ross class, Bill Heddles Recreation Center in Delta, “Landscape,” noon-5 p.m., $65, all materials included, register three days prior, 874-0923.

Poetry Night, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 6 p.m., learn about the life and poetry of Simon Ortiz, share your own poetry, 243-4442, http://www.mcpld.org.

Drawing 2 for teens and adults with Pam McLaughlin, Watercolor Dogs Studio, 145 N. Mesa St., Fruita, 6-7:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Sept. 8-Oct. 13, $95, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

Kids in Motion for ages 3-5, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, Delta, Wednesdays, Sept. 8-Nov. 17, 9-9:45 a.m., interact, play, learn coordination, $3 each Wednesday, 874-0923.

Meeker Classic Sheepdog Trials, Colorado Highway 13, west of downtown Meeker, 124 top handler/dog teams compete; daily craft fair and food booths, demonstrations, petting farm, art contest, silent auction, entertainment, $30 five-day adult pass, $10 five-day pass for ages 8-16 and seniors, single day $10 adults, $5 ages 8-16 and seniors, ages under 8 free, 878-0111, wwwmeekersheepdog.com.

Women Writing for (a) Change classes taught by Ann Leadbetter, 875 Bunting Ave., Sept. 8-Dec. 8, 9-11:30 a.m. and 6:30-9 p.m., $325, 260-2965

“Quilters” musica, Grand Valley Community Theatre, Showtime Productions, 2148 Broadway, 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, 361-0243.

Moab Music Festival, Moab, Utah, Ranch Concert, private ranch, 5:30 p.m., http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

A Little Noon Music with Jennifer Slates and Judy VanderWande, flutes, and Philip Wyse, harpsichord and piano, First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., 12:15 p.m., free, 242-4850.

Story hour, Garfield County Library, New Castle Branch, 402 Main St., New Castle, 10:30 a.m., 984-2347.

Story time with Judy L., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., 243-5113.

Free pool all day, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, ladies night 7 p.m., 858-0701.

BOGO Party, party mix of music, Whiskey River, 490 28 1/4 Road, 241-5179.

Drop-in Life Drawing Sessions with live model, MGM Enterprises Inc., 136 S. Maple St., Fruita, 9 a.m.-noon, $10 per session, 314-3199, http://www.mgmartstudio.com.

Ladies Night, Karaoke provided by Fine Line Productions, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 8 p.m., 241-8686.

Ladies Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., free cover for ladies, 434-0320.

W.W.W. Wonderful, Wacky Wednesday for ‘tweens ages 7-11, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 2-4 p.m., 243-4442, http://www.mcpld.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 9

Meeker Classic Sheepdog Trials, Colorado Highway 13, west of downtown Meeker, 124 top handler/dog teams compete; daily craft fair and food booths, demonstrations, petting farm, art reception 5-7 p.m., silent auction, entertainment, $30 five-day adult pass, $10 five-day pass for ages 8-16 and seniors, single day $10 adults, $5 ages 8-16 and seniors, ages under 8 free, 878-0111, wwwmeekersheepdog.com.

Sam Rotman, concert pianist, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concerts, Pioneer Town, Cedaredge, 7 p.m., 210-0471.

Grand Valley Children’s Choir mandatory informational meeting for fourth- and fifth-grade students and their parents, Redlands Middle School cafeteria, 2200 Broadway, 7 p.m., learn about the choir and sign up for auditions, 241-5522.

Author booksigning, Sherry Ficklin, “Foresight,” Crystal Books and Gifts, 439 Main St., 6-8 p.m., 242-5181.

Colorado Pork and Hops Challenge, Lincoln Park, gates open 6 p.m., music by Delta Phase Power, 6:30 p.m., Jonathan Taylor and the Northern Lights, 8 p.m., free admission, microbeer sampling, http://www.porknhops.com.

“The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)” presented by Grand Junction High School Drama Department, in the high school’s auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St., 7 p.m., $8 adults, $5 students and seniors, 201-4169.

“Quilters” musical, Grand Valley Community Theatre, Showtime Productions, 2148 Broadway, 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, 361-0243.

Moab Music Festival, Moab, Utah, Grotto Concert, noon, http://www.moabmusicfest.org, 435-259-7003.

Open mike with Josh Kenning, The Belly, 309 E. Main St., Montrose, 7 p.m., 252-1488.

Story time, Clifton Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 590 32 Road, Suite 6F, Clifton, 10 a.m., 434-6936.

Story time, Fruita Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 10 a.m., 858-7703.

Karaoke, Bailey’s Lounge, Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Blvd., 9 p.m., 241-8411.

Open mike night, Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., 10 p.m., 245-2111.

Infant and toddler story time, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 10 a.m., 241-4726.

Thursday Night Open Mike, The Belly, 309 E. Main St., Montrose, 9 p.m., sign up 8 p.m., 252-1488.

Rosie’s Fun Nite and Open Mike, share your talents in music, comedy or anything entertaining, Red Rose Cafe, 235 Main St., Palisade, 6 p.m., 464-7673.

APA Pool and dart leagues, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 241-8686.

Fifty Cent Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., 434-0320.

Wine tasting, Planet Wines, 420 Main St., 5-7 p.m., 424-5432.

American National Bank Downtown Farmers Market, Main Street between Third and Seventh streets, 5-8 p.m., produce and handcrafted item vendors, entertainment, 245-9697, http://www.downtowngj.org.


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