Weekly Planner: June 6, 2010
Sunday, June 6
Western Colorado Atheists and Freethinkers, Mesa Mall Community Room, 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50, 3 p.m., 216-9842.
SMART Recovery, Dos Rios Counseling Center, 514 Fruitvale Court, 6:30 p.m., 216-2428, 523-4332.
Nar-Anon, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., 2 p.m., 241-7202.
Monday, June 7
So, You Think Your Kids Are Coping?, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 6-7:30 p.m., 244-2254.
Grand Valley Rebekah Lodge No. 40, 7:30 p.m., 245-0694, 434-5161.
Insight meeting, The Commons, 625 27 1/2 Road, in the library, 3-4:30 p.m., program “Superb Cane and Dog User,” Glenn Beers presents on the Trecker Breez GPS device, refreshments, 256-1811.
Knit by Lit, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 5:30-8 p.m., all types and levels welcome, 243-4442.
Grand Mesa Jeep Club, Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant, 752 Horizon Drive, meeting 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., 523-5443, 241-6250.
Grand Junction Outing Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., 255-9120, 243-7645.
National Alliance on Mental Illness support meeting, Colorado West Regional Mental Health, 515 28 3/4 Road, 2 p.m., 257-0891.
GriefShare, Fellowship Church, 765 24 Road, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 434-9473.
Tuesday, June 8
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) support group, 619 Main St., 7-8:30 p.m., 800-257-3211.
Grand Junction Outing Club road biking, Canyon View Park to the gas plant, 263-9031.
Revenue Outreach of the Western Colorado Botanical Gardens Society, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens and Butterfly House, 655 Struthers Ave., 5 p.m., 245-3288, http://www.wcbotanic.org.
Trigger Point Therapy, free workshop, New Life Chiropractic, 2532 Patterson Road. No. 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m., home stress-reduction seminar, call to reserve a seat 254-2954.
Western Colorado Chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International, Black Canyon Jet Center, 2000 Airport Drive, Montrose, 7-9 p.m., space limited, RSVP 497-3230.
Grand Junction Miniature Club, 7-9:30 p.m., 241-4612.
Socrates Cafe Philosophical Discussion Group, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 7 p.m., 243-5113.
Grandparent (or other kin) parenting again support group, 260-1804, 858-8992.
Escapees RV Club, Chapter 2 , Golden Corral, 1100 Independent Ave., noon, 241-7004.
Wednesday, June 9
TOPS 82, Northeast Christian Church, 2001 Patterson Road, 9 a.m., 242-8546.
Basic Computer Skills class Part II, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 9 a.m., seating limited, registration required, 243-4442.
Free blood pressure check, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 11 a.m.-noon, 243-9844, ext. 2; De Beque Senior Center, 580 Minter Ave., 11 a.m.-noon, 243-9844, ext. 2.
Allocation of parental responsibilities (custody) clinic, Mesa County Workforce Center, 2897 North Ave., Modular 3B, assistance with do it yourself forms by Colorado Legal Service staff, $25 or seven hours of approved community service completed before the clinic, space limited, register 243-7940, ext. 110, http://www.probonomc.org.
4-H Council meeting, Jocky Club, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 7 p.m., 255-7100.
Western Slope Real Estate Investors, Bray Education Center, 640 Belford Ave., 6:30 p.m. The Techie Real Estate Investor — Using Technology to Streamline and Improve your Real Estate Investing Business, 261-5450, http://www.wsrei.com.
We Share and We Care, support group for women dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in their family, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 3133 F Road, 7 p.m., 464-5383.
Eating Disorder Group Therapy, River of Life Alliance Church, 701 24 1/2 Road, noon-1:30 p.m., 210-1879.
Mesa County Child Protection Team, Western Slope Center for Children, 259 Grand Ave., 7 a.m., 241-8480.
Thursday, June 10
Grassroots Cribbage, ACC sanctioned games, Borders Books, Music and Cafe, 2464 U.S. Highway 6&50, 6 p.m., 242-3319.
The Toastmasters, Harris Suites, 619 Main St., noon-1 p.m., 210-6723.
Teen MOPS, Clifton Assembly of God, 258 Fifth St., Clifton, 6-8 p.m., 434-6907.
Leukemia/Lymphoma family support group, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 4-5:30 p.m., 244-2254.
Grand Junction Outing Club mountain biking, Courthouse near Moab, Utah, 255-8517, 243-7645.
Chinle Cactus and Succulent Society, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, Sagebrush Room, 6:30 p.m., education programs, plant exchanges, gardening info, guests welcome, 270-3287.
Organize your digital photos with Picasa Photo Manager computer class, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 9 a.m. registration required, 243-4442.
Nourishing Seniors Spring Educational Forum, hosted by Delta County Senior Resource County, Delta County Memorial Hospital and Comfort Keepers, Delta County Memorial Hospital Oncology Building, 1501 E. Third St., Delta, 1:30-4:45 p.m., free or continuing education certificates for $10, RSVP 874-6411, http://www.dcsrc.org.
Mesa County Community Coffee, Community Services West building, 215 N. Plum St., Fruita, 9-10:30 a.m., 244-1640.
Friday, June 11
Western Slope WLS Support Group, for weight loss surgery patients, St. Mary’s Hospital Life Center, 1100 Patterson Road, 5-6:30 p.m., 314-0828.
Organize your digital photos with Picasa Photo Manager computer class, Palisade Branch Mesa County Libraries, 711 Iowa Ave. 10 a.m., seating limited, registration required, 243-4442.
River City Singles FAC, in the lounge, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, 5 p.m., 248-9211.
Retired Firefighters of Mesa County, monthly breakfast, Otto’s Restaurant, 2210 U.S. Highway 6&50, , 8-9 a.m.
Lit & Lattes Book Club, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 10 a.m., discuss “The Geography of Bliss,” by Eric Weiner, 243-5113.
43rd annual Kiwanis Pancake Day, Two Rivers Convention Center, 6 a.m.-2 p.m., $5 one adult or for two children under 12, silent auction, cake walk, live music, 243-1111.
Saturday, June 12
All Bike Poker Run, hosted by Chapter B of the Gold Wing Road Riders Association, to benefit Western Slope Honor Flight, register 9-11 a.m., Motorcycle Accessories, 2060 E. Main St., card stops in Delta, Montrose and Grand Junction, event concludes with lunch at Canyon View Park, $10 for the first hand, $5 each additional hand, raffle and silent auction, 245-1850, 261-5290.
Grand Junction Outing Club, hike Coal Creek (Wildrose), 523-8083.
The Western Colorado Bonsai Society, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens and Butterfly House, 655 Struthers Ave., 245-3288.
Vestafjell Lodge of the Sons of Norway 20th anniversary celebration, Covenant Presbyterian Church, 237 32 Road, 2 p.m. social hour and registration, followed by dinner, reservation deadline has passed, 241-6930.
Garage sale to benefit Tell It By Heart Journals, a journal charity for at risk and homeless youth, youth attending Camp Good Grief, and more, 2207 Red Canyon Court, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 261-0046, http://www.tellitbyheartinc.com.
Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, Good Pastures, 733 Horizon Drive, 7 a.m., 434-4273.
River Canyon Schools Second Saturday, for ages up to 7, Koinonia Church, 730 25 Road, take the path to the back of the church, 9-11 a.m., playtime, songs, movement, handwork, snack and conversation; activities for adults, $10 donation, 216-9936.
Western Colorado Ford and Mustang Club, Sonic Drive In, 2833 North Ave., 7 p.m.
Weight Loss Clinic with Isagenix, hosted by Dr. Cheryl Duree, Holy Family Catholic School, 786 26 1/2 Road, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., speakers Jay Bennett and Bette Laughrun, 241-2400.
Friendship Force of Western Colorado, nonprofit travel/cultural exchange program, in the conference room, Community Hospital, 2021 N. 12th St., 1:30 p.m., 243-5456, 243-4301, 241-9122.
Western Colorado Decorative Artists, First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St., social 9 a.m., business meeting 9:30 a.m., 241-8228.