Weekly Planner, Sept. 26, 2010
Sunday, Sept. 26
Fruita Union High School classes of 1950-51 reunion continues, 245-8559.
Monday, Sept. 27
Alzheimer’s Association fundraiser, Texas Roadhouse, 2870 North Ave., 10 percent of menu sales from 4-9 p.m. will be donated, 256-1274.
Grand Junction Outing Club, clean up hike, Bull Creek Reservoirs and Bull Basin, 245-5878.
P.E.O. Reciprocity meeting, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 3888 27 1/2 Road, 9:30 a.m, 242-1000.
Fruitvale Lions Club, Omar’s Catering, 801 N. First St., 7 p.m., 434-4736.
Palisade Chapter 90, Order of Eastern Star, Palisade Masonic Temple, Fifth and Kluge streets, Palisade, 7:30 p.m., 523-0901.
New Voice Club, Monterey Park Apartments, 999 Bookcliff Ave., 12:30 p.m., 242-9593.
Rocky Mountain Business Network, business networking group, Rocky Mountain West Insurance office, 1000 N. Ninth St., Suite 26, 7:30 a.m., 778-3207.
Anorexia and Bulimia Group, The Alpha Center, 1170 Colorado Ave., 6:15 p.m., 241-2948.
Western Colorado Flute Association, Bookcliff Middle School, 540 29 1/4 Road, 7 p.m., 434-7353, 242-8017.
Women’s meeting, The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., 6:30 p.m., 242-7513.
Tuesday, Sept. 28
Thunder Mountain Camera Club, River of Alliance Church, 701 24 1/2 Road, 6:30 p.m., “Another (wasted) Evening with David Cooper,” featuring the Grand Canyon, Hidden Gems and more, 260-7488.
Meeting for people with spinal cord injuries, entrance 22, in the East-West Conference room, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 12:15-1:30 p.m., 243-0251.
Bookcliff Barbershop Harmony Chorus, Northeast Christian Church, 2001 Patterson Road, in the auditorium, 7 p.m., 242-2657, 209-9241.
Western Slope Huntington’s Disease support group, First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., 434-8323.
Celebrate Recovery, Canyon View Vineyard Church, 736 24 1/2 Road, 6:30 p.m., 210-5626.
Overeaters Anonymous, Unity Church, 3025 N. 12th St., use the lower parking lot entrance, Tuesdays, 263-4496.
Fruita Lions Club, Judy’s Restaurant, 435 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, 6 p.m., 858-8351.
Grand Junction Lions Club, Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St., noon, 241-8852.
Mesa Lodge 58 IOOF, The Roper Music Hall, 130 N. Fifth St., 7:30 p.m., 523-4355, 523-0379.
Palisade Sunrise Rotary Club, Wine Country Inn, 777 Grande River Drive, Palisade, 7:30 a.m., 433-7217.
Wednesday, Sept. 29
Business Networking International Downtown Chapter, Main Street Bagels, 559 Main St., 7 a.m., 241-0177.
Senior dining with Gray Gourmet, 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, noon, suggested donation $3, for ages 60 and older, call at least one business day ahead for meal reservation, 243-9844, ext. 1.
American Girl Club, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 4:30 p.m., 243-5113.
Dissolution (divorce) clinic for married individuals with children, Mesa County Workforce Building, Modular 3B, 2897 North Ave., 8:30-11:30 a.m., assistance by Colorado Legal Service staff in completion of divorce pro se (do-it-yourself) court forms, $25 or seven hour approved community service completed before the clinic.
Grand Junction Rotary Club, Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St., 245-0031.
Macho Men, (Men Against Cancer Helping Others), at Java City, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 5-6:30 p.m., 244-2254.
Mesa County Genealogical Society, brown bag lunch in the Lloyd Files Library, Museum of the West, 462 Ute Ave., noon, 434-3409.
Mesa County Child Protection Team, Western Slope Center for Children, 259 Grand Ave., 7 a.m., 241-8480.
How to Close a Sale and Earn Income, Artspace Educational Business Seminar, Alpine Bank building, 225 N. Fifth St., Room 205, $25, RSVP to reserve a space, 240-8177.
Overcoming Roadblocks, for men and women, receive life skills training, The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., 10:30 a.m.-noon, 242-7513.
Kiwanis Club of Grand Junction Golden K, Redlands Community Center, 2463 Broadway, 9-10 a.m., 245-9081.
Thursday, Sept. 30
Colorado Fund for Persons with Disabilities presentation on a program for future planning for people with disabilities, Mesa Developmental Services, 950 Grand Ave., 9 a.m., 256-8640.
Do It Yourself Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Clinic, Mesa County Courthouse multipurpose room, 544 Rood Ave., space limited, fill out a Bankruptcy Application through Colorado Legal Services, 200 N. Sixth St., Suite 203, to determine if you qualify to attend, 243-7940 ext. 110.
Grand Valley Networking Group, Dale Realty, 3096 Interstate 70 Business Loop, Unit E, noon-1 p.m., membership $50, guests visit free, 523-0303.
Caregiver Connections, support group for caregivers, Historic Miller Homestead, 3090 N. 12th St., 10-11:30 a.m., 254-0891.
Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies Auxiliary No. 595, Eagles Lodge, 1674 U.S. Highway 50, 7:30 p.m., 523-0950.
Heritage Foundation program “Tea Parties and their affect on this year’s election,” hosted by Western Slope Conservative Alliance, Grand Junction City Hall auditorium, 250 N. Fifth St., 6:30 p.m., 434-7745.
Thursday Senior Potluck, International Order of Oddfellows Fruita Hall, 156 Park Square, Fruita, noon, $3 donation, 858-0360.
Community information session on Advance Medical Directives, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, entrance 22, East/West conference room, 4-5:30 p.m., 298-2288.
Workshop for Caregivers, Monument Presbyterian Church, 2020 1/2 S. Broadway, 7 p.m., offered through the church’s Stephen Ministry, open to the public, http://www.blueprintforcaregiving.com, 255-6549.
Friday, Oct. 1
Redlands Rotary Club, Redlands Mesa Golf Course, 2299 W. Ridges Blvd., noon, 255-7000.
Teen Bistro Board Meeting, Tree House Teen Bistro, 1505 Chipeta Ave., 5-6 p.m., 241-8001.
Duplicate bridge, TGIF open pairs, Bridge Center of Grand Junction, 2923 North Ave. No. 5, 1 p.m., 241-2856, http://www.bridgecenter.biz.
River City Singles FAC, in the lounge, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, 5 p.m., 248-9211.
Saturday, Oct. 2
Walk 4 Life, Junior Service League of Grand Junction fundraiser to promote breast cancer awareness, education and detection, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 655 Struthers Ave., check in 8:30-9 a.m., opening ceremony and walk at 9 a.m., three-mile round trip walk to Eagle Rim Park, $30, discounted fees for teams of 5-10 walkers, http://www.jslgj.com.
Palisade Masonic Lodge, Palisade Masonic Temple, Fifth and Kluge streets, Palisade, 10 a.m., 464-5720.
Gold Wing Road Riders Association Colorado Chapter B, breakfast and meeting, followed by ride, Golden Corral, 1100 Independent Ave., 8 a.m., 242-6634, 243-3325.
Write and Get Published, Artspace and Open Studios class, Alpine Bank, 225 N. Fifth St., room 205, 9:45-11:15 a.m., $10, scholarship available, register, 640-8177.
Fall and Winter Gardening, presented by Curtis Swift, CSU Area Extension Agent Horticulture, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 9:30 a.m., registration required, 243-4442.
Yard sale to benefit the Veterans Golden Age Games Team, Veterans Affairs Hospital parking lot, 2121 North Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., donations of pre-priced items for the sale will be collected beginning at 8 a.m., 242-6475.
Pancake breakfast fundraiser, for the historic log Coates Creek School, at the school on DS Road, Glade Park, 7 a.m.-noon, sourdough pancakes, bacon, sausage and eggs, $5 donation, 255-6721.
Crop Hunger Walk, hosted by The Grand Valley Interfaith Network, beginning in the Blockbuster Video parking lot, at Albertson’s Shopping Center on the Redlands, 2 p.m., proceeds raise awareness and money to benefit the hungry and homeless around the world and in the Grand Valley, 243-0136, http://www.cropwakonline.org.
Shire of Wetgate Pass, north end, Sherwood Park, 200 Glenwood Ave., 11 a.m., ages 14 and older welcome, 640-5966, 773-1686, http://games.groups.yahoo.com/group/West_Gate_Pass/.
Dangerous Boys Club, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 2 p.m., 243-5113.