Weekly Planner, March 7, 2010

Sunday, March 7

The Adrian Empire, Lincoln Park, 12th Street and Gunnison Avenue, 12:30 p.m., 314-2627, 260-4634.

Western Colorado Atheists and Freethinkers, Mesa Mall Community Room, 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50, 3 p.m., 216-9842.

Snowshoe Walks at Black Canyon, meet at the South Rim Visitor Center, Black Canyon National Park, 10346 Highway 347, Montrose,  1 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. Saturday, limited number of snowshoes available, call to reserve a pair, 249-1914, http://www.nps.gov/blca.

Monday, March 8

Western Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction, Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Blvd., networking 6:15 p.m., dinner/meeting 6:30 p.m., speakers Cindy York and Chris Long with CC Enterprises, on the challenges of operating a women-owned company, $20 members, $22 nonmembers, RSVP, 245-5000, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Mesa County Republican Women monthly luncheon, Two Rivers Convention Center, noon, speaker Matt Arnold of Clear The Bench, Colorado on the Colorado Supreme Court Justice and the retention vote, $15, 623-0273.

League of Women Voters of Mesa County, Community Hospital, 2021 N. 12th St., lower level, 7 p.m., speaker Erick Hohenegger, investigator with Colorado Civil Rights Division on “Civil Rights,” 241-7575.

Lit & Lattes Book Club, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 7 p.m., discuss “Sophie Scholl and the White Rose,” by Annette Dumbach and Jud Newborn, 243-5113.

Mesa County Council on Aging, Gray Gourmet, 551 Chipeta Ave., 1:30 p.m., Angelina Salazar, director of community relations at Family Health West will present information about the new hospital and its available programs to community members, 241-0315.

Senior computer class, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 10:30 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior card bingo, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 1 p.m., 243-7408.

Vegetable Gardening Series: Maintaining the Vegetable Garden, presented by Curtis Swift, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 9:30 a.m., call to register, 243-4442, http://www.mcpld.org.

Colorado Desert Herb Society, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens and Butterfly House, 655 Struthers Ave., 6:30 p.m., 254-8567, 245-6159.

Flotilla 10 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, 7 p.m., 243-3879.

Tuesday, March 9

Socrates Cafe Philosophical Discussion Group, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 7 p.m., 243-5113.

Senior pool tournament, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior bingo, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 1:30, 243-7408.

Grand Valley Landlord’s Association, Dragon Treasure Chinese Restaurant, 402 Jurassic Ave., Fruita, 7 p.m., 245-3494.

Epilepsy Support Group, 2829 North Ave., 10 a.m., 241-0315.

Urban Trails Committee, Mesa County Courthouse, 544 Rood Ave., 5:30 p.m., 244-1507.

The Green Guides of the Grand Valley, Mesa State College, in the Science Center, attached to Wubben Hall, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 778-0582, http://www.greenguidegv.com.

Grandparent (or other kin) parenting again support group, 260-1804, 858-8992.

Celebrate Recovery, Canyon View Vineyard Church, 736 24 1/2 Road, 6:30 p.m., 210-5626.

Clifton Senior Citizens, Clifton Community Hall, 126 Second St., Clifton, noon, 434-0803, 434-3905.

TOPS CO458, Mesa Mall, 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50, 5:30 p.m., 242-0881.

Winner’s Circle Business Network International, La Bamba Restaurant, 542 Main St., 7 a.m., 263-0477.

Wednesday, March 10

Allocation of parental responsibilities (custody) clinic, Mesa County Workforce Center, 2897 North Ave., Modular 3B, 8:30-11:30 a.m., assistance with custody pro se (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. 108, wwwprobonomc.org.

Senior ladies pool, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior pinochle, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 1 p.m., 243-7408.

Artspace Wednesday Series, Workshops for Entrepreneurs, in Room 205,  Alpine Bank building, 225 N. Fifth St., 5:30-8:30 p.m., Design a Web site and Blog with Nancy Lewis, fees apply, scholarships available, call to reserve a space, 640-8177, http://www.artspace colorado.org.

4-H Council meeting, Sagebrush room, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 7 p.m., 255-7100.

Mesa County Suicide Prevention Coalition, Harris Suites, 619 Main St., noon, 683-6626.

Gastric Bypass support group, St. Mary’s Hospital Life Center, 1100 Patterson Road, 6 p.m., 858-4375.

Business Networking International Mesa Chapter, The Egg and I Restaurant, 120 W. Park Drive, Suite H, 7:30 a.m., 216-1743.

Senior dining with Gray Gourmet, noon, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave.; Monterey Park Apartments Escalante Hall, 999 Bookcliff Ave.; Independence Village, 225 N. Coulson, Fruita; Ratekin Tower Apartments, 875 Main St.; Clifton Community Hall, 126 Second St., Clifton; Grand View Apartments, 1501 N. First St.; Collbran Congregational Church, 2003 W. High St., Collbran; De Beque Senior Center, 381 Minter, De Beque, suggested donation $2.50, for ages 60 and older, call at least one business day ahead for meal reservation, 243-9844, ext. 1.

Mesa County Child Protection Team, Western Slope Center for Children, 259 Grand Ave., 7 a.m., 241-8480.

Thursday, March 11

Ergonomic Solutions for Computer Access Learning Lab, WesTAC, 2897 North Ave., Modular 3A, 2:30-4:30 p.m., 248-0876, www. assistivetechnologypartners.org.

Candidate Forum, hosted by Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce, Fruita Civic Center, 325 E. Aspen Ave., City Council room, second floor, 7 p.m., six Fruita City Council and mayoral candidates running for three vacancies, 858-3894.

Senior canasta, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m. Thursday and Friday, 243-7408.

St. Pats Dinner hosted by Villa Grande, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 10 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior pokeno, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 8 p.m., 243-7408.

Western Slope Real Estate Investors, Pre-Foreclosures, Foreclosures and REO’s, Bray Education Center, 640 Belford Ave., 6:30 p.m., 261-5450, http://www.wsrei.com.

Grand Junction Gem and Mineral Club, Gem and Mineral Clubhouse, 2328 Monument Road, 7:30 p.m., 243-1030.

Leukemia/Lymphoma family support group, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 4-5:30 p.m., 244-2254.

Teen MOPS, Clifton Assembly of God, 258 Fifth St., Clifton, 6-8 p.m., 434-6907.

Mending Hearts Support Group, adult grief support group for those grieving the death of a loved one, Historic Miller Homestead, 3090 N. 12th St., 2-3:30 p.m., 254-0891.

Business Buddies, Martin Mortuary, 550 North Ave., 7:30-8:30 a.m., networking, guests welcome, 245-3995.

Two Rivers Cribbage Club, 6:30 p.m., 242-8548.

Friday, March 12

Grand Valley Health Fair, Central High School, 550 Warrior Way, 7 a.m.-noon Friday and Saturday, walk-in low cost Blood Chemistry Screening and other screenings, information booths, those getting blood chemistry screenings need to fast for 12 hours, (diabetics do not fast), 244-8400.

Council 13621 of the Knights of Columbus Friday Fish Fry, 790 26 1/2 Road, $7 adults, $6 ages 6-12, under 6 free, $1 bowl of clam chowder, 260-7664.

Senior painting class, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior pool tournament, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior canasta, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 1 p.m., 243-7408.

Retired Firefighters of Mesa County, monthly breakfast, Otto’s Restaurant, 2210 U.S. Highway 6&50, 8-9 a.m.

Masonic Lodge 173 A.F. and A.M. Stated Communication, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 7:30 p.m., 242-0120.

River City Singles FAC, in the lounge, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, 5 p.m., 248-9211.

Saturday, March 13

Amateur Chess Tournament, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., $10, covers awards and snacks, 874-0923.

Third annual Farm and Ranch Day, hosted by Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce, Coop Country/Ace Hardware and C.S.U. Extension Service, Coop Country, 1650 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, presentations, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m., demonstrations, booths, displays, 858-3894.

Two River Sams Chapter Good Sam RV Club, meeting, 1 p.m., call for location, 523-5625, 434-4154.

Fruitvale Lions Club St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef and Cabbage Supper, Clifton Community Center, 126 Second St., Clifton, 4-8 p.m., corned beef, cabbage and potatoes, cake and beverage, $5 ages 6 and older, $4 ages under 6, cake raffle, 254-8408.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Cross Orchards Historic Site, 3073 F Road, 1 p.m., speaker Randy Hampton, from the Colorado Division of Wildlife, 314-6286, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

78th annual Maggie and Jiggs Corned Beef and Cabbage with Irish Stew Dinner, Fruita United Methodist Church, 405 E. Aspen, Fruita, 4-6:30 p.m., $8 adults, $5 ages 12 and under, 245-0043.

Senior bridge class, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 8 a.m., 243-7408.

Senior bridge, Senior Recreation Center, 550 Ouray Ave., 9 a.m., 243-7408.

Second Saturday, Head, Heart and Hands, for ages up to 3 1/2 and their parents, River Canyon School, Koininia Church, 730 25 Road, playtime, movement, handwork, snack, conversation, activities for adults, $10 donation if families RSVP, $15 walk-ins, 216-9936.

Mastering High Dynamic Range photography class, Frame Works and Gallery, 309 Main St., 243-7074.

The Western Colorado Bonsai Society, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens and Butterfly House, 655 Struthers Ave., 245-3288.

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.

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