Calendar: Week of April 22, 2011

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FRIDAY, APRIL 22

Old Californio, Southern California-based band playing ’60s and ’70s folk-rock style music, 8-10 p.m., KAFM Radio Room, 1310 Ute Ave., $15, tickets at kafmradio.org or 241-8801, ext. 223.

Good Times Music Company, 10 p.m., Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., ages 21 and older, 245-2111.

Sheryl and Lobo, 8:30 p.m., Red Barn Restaurant, 1413 E. Main St., Montrose, 249-9202.

Acoustic Fridays featuring local singers/songwriters, 6-8 p.m., Palisade Brewery, 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, 464-1462.

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

Karaoke, 9 p.m.-midnight, Palisade Livery Saloon, 215 Main St., Palisade, 464-5449.

Karaoke, Fineline Production, 10 p.m., Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 241-8686.

“Little Shop of Horrors,” Grand Valley Community Theater production, 7:30 p.m., Performing Arts Center of the Grand Valley, 448 Main St., $17 adults, $15 students and seniors, 361-0243.

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 7 p.m. in Grand Junction High School auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St., $8 adults, $5 students/seniors, 201-4169.

“How to Eat Like a Child (And Other Lessons in Not Being a Grown-up!),” A Pocket Full of Plays production, 7 p.m., Lincoln Park Barn in Lincoln Park off 12th Street, $5 at the door.

Spring into Dance, Mesa State Dance Program Spring Dance Concert, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Theatre, Moss Performing Arts Center, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., $10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 students, 248-1604.

Dancing to live music for members and qualified guests, 7:30 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, 242-4754.

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

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

Historic Downtown Grand Junction Walking Tour, 5:30-7 p.m., Museum of the West, 462 Ute Ave., $5 per person, 242-0971, ext. 211.

National Park Week with entrance fees waived for the week, Colorado National Monument, http://www.coloradonma.org, 858-3617, ext. 364.

Oil Painting Simplified Introductory Class with David Cook, 1-4 p.m., The Artist’s Haven, 527 Bogart Lane, $10 per student, space limited, 424-5125.

Beginnings story time, lap-sit story time for babies up to age 2, 10:30-11 a.m., Montrose Regional Library, 320 S. Second St., Montrose, 249-9656.

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

SATURDAY, APRIL 23

Easter Egg Hunt for ages 12 and younger in three fields, ages 3 and younger, ages 4-6 and ages 7-12, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Lincoln Park, bump and jumps, food, candy, games, 40,000 eggs and 20 free bikes, free, hosted by Junction Community Church, 243-0757, http://www.jctcc.net.

Easter Egg Hunt for ages 9 and younger, 2 p.m., Grand Villa Assisted Living, 1501 Patterson Road, free and open to the public, cookies and punch after, Easter Bunny will visit, 241-9706.

Earth Day 2011, events 8 a.m.-3 p.m., concert series 3:30-11 p.m., Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 655 Struthers Ave., community exercise expo, Riverfront Trail bike ride, kids activities, entertainment, vendors, food, wine and beer, admission $1, free with evening concert ticket; concert series $10 in advance $15 at the gate, $20 family of four in advance $25 at the gate, more than four add $2 each, http://www.gjearthday.com.

Earthjam, three bands and a DJ to celebrate Earth Day, Paradise Theater, 215 Grand Ave., Paonia, 527-6610.

Cimarron, 9 p.m.-close, Stage 12, G.J. Scores, 2445 F 3/8 Road, $5, 245-1115, http://www.grandjunctionscores.com.

Animal Poetry and Music presented by Mesa State College Flute Choir in recognition of National Poetry Month, 10 a.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 243-4442, http://www.mesacountylibraries.org.

T-Model Ford, 90-year-old Delta blues legend, Rocky Mountain Pub, 539 Colorado Ave., 245-0995.

Flashback, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Palisade Livery Saloon, 215 Main St., Palisade, 464-5449.

Stupid Band, Earth Day concert/dance, 8:30 p.m., Turn of the Century Saloon, 117 N. Fourth St., Montrose, $10 and a nonperishable food item, 201-1419.

Jason Hunter Band, 7 p.m., Horsefly Brew Co., 2320 E. Main St., Montrose, 249-6889.

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

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

Artist reception with Carroll Bennett, 2-4 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.

“Little Shop of Horrors,” Grand Valley Community Theater Production, 7:30 p.m., Performing Arts Center of the Grand Valley, 448 Main St., $17 adults, $15 students and seniors, 361-0243.

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 7 p.m. in Grand Junction High School auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St., $8 adults, $5 students/seniors, 201-4169.

“How to Eat Like a Child (And Other Lessons in Not Being a Grown-up!),” A Pocket Full of Plays production, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Lincoln Park Barn in Lincoln Park off 12th Street, $5 at the door.

“Dare to Dream” author book-signing and sales, 1-2 p.m., Coffee Muggers, 644 Main St., short stories and poetry written by R-5 high school students Jendiy Clymer, Kirsten Moore, Ethan Spencer, Kristen Verzani, Morgan Fisher, Josh Walters, Crystal Johansen, Katie D. Prickett and Felicia Ferguson; public poetry reading will follow from 2-4 p.m., 241-1968.

Spring into Dance, Mesa State Dance Program Spring Dance Concert, 2 and 7:30 p.m. April 23, Robinson Theatre, Moss Performing Arts Center, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., $10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 students, 248-1604.

Dancing to live music, 7:30 p.m., for members and qualified guests, Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, 242-4754.

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

Looking for Lizards, family-friendly hike into No Thoroughfare Canyon, 10 a.m.-noon, Colorado National Monument Centennial History and Nature Lecture Series, meet Devils Kitchen Picnic Area, 858-3617, ext. 300.

“Ones,” grand opening party, 5:30 p.m., Mirth Theater, 201 E. Aspen Ave., featuring refreshments, mandolin music by Misty Dawn and Jones/Adams Duo at 7 p.m., tour new boutique in back of the theater featuring one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories made from vintage/recycled materials, 234-9990.

National Park Week, entrance fees waived for the week, Colorado National Monument, http://www.coloradonma.org, 858-3617, ext. 364.

Grand Valley Winemakers’ Dinner, reception 6:30 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., Two Rivers Winery, 2087 Broadway, $87.50, benefits Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 255-1471, http://www.tworiverswinery.com/events.cfm.

World Race 2011, Classic Car World Tour, 1-2:30 p.m. at DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive; 5 p.m. Gateway Canyons Resort in Gateway for Gateway Canyons Day, gala dinner event $32 per person, http://www.gatewaycanyons.com.

Joy of Painting “Make it Take it” Bob Ross class, landscape, wet-on-wet oil, for ages 9 and older, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Bill Heddles Recreation Center, Delta, $70, register 874-0923.

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

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

SUNDAY, APRIL 24

Handel’s “Messiah” presented by Messiah Choral Society of Grand Junction, 2:30 p.m., Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., free admission, informational program 1:45 p.m., http://www.mcsgj.org.

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

Line dancing lessons and open dancing, 1-3:30 p.m., Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, $10 drop in fee, 874-0923.

National Park Week, entrance fees waived for the week, Colorado National Monument, http://www.coloradonma.org, 858-3617, ext. 364.

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

MONDAY, APRIL 25

Fusion Framing and Gallery grand opening celebration with art show of original works by local artists, photographers and potters, noon-5 p.m. April 25-30, 565 23 Road Suite 105, door prizes and demonstations, 243-6712.

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

Apple Squares square dancing, 7-9 p.m., Appleton Christian Church, 2510 I-70 Frontage Road, singles welcome, 242-5057.

Foxtrot, beginning and intermediate class, 7 p.m., La Puerta Dance Studio, 523 1/2 Main St., Suite A, 712-2552, http://www.lapuertadancestudio.com.

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

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

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

TUESDAY, APRIL 26

La Música de España, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra with mezzo-soprano Julie Simson, Classical Conversation 6:30 p.m., concert 7:30 p.m., Grand Junction High School auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St., $15-$25, http://www.gjsymphony.org, 243-6787.

Karaoke with Stewey, Rocky Mountain Pub, 539 Colorado Ave., 245-0995.

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

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

Mosaic Tile Art class, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, April 26-May 17, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, Fruita, $36, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

“Every Day is Earth Day!” puppet show, 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 243-4442, http://www.mesacountylibraries.org.

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

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

Story time, 10 a.m., Palisade Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 711 Iowa Ave., Palisade, 464-7557.
Story time with Judy L., 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27

Musical Charis and Blvd Park, two bands on The New American Dream Tour, Tenacious Brothers Pub, 118 S. Seventh St., 424-5334, thenewamericandreamtour.com.

Susan Walton, 6 p.m., Camp Robber, 1515 Ogden Road, Montrose, 240-1590.

Drop Top Lincoln, 7:30 p.m., Smuggler’s Brew Pub, 2412 U.S. Highway 6&50, 263-0919.

Mesa State College Student Showcase featuring student work from various departments including art, biological sciences, business, music, physical and environmental sciences, social and behavioral sciences, theatre and more, Mesa State College Center, Mesa State College, 248-1868.

Community Cinema, “Bhutto,” documentary on Benazir Bhutto, 6:30 p.m., Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court, Fruita, 245-1818, http://www.rmpbs.org/events.

Uschi Hall and Pete Winn from Colorado Discover Ability Program, Lifelong Learning Series, 7 p.m., KAFM Radio Room, 1310 Ute Ave., free, reservations and donations appreciated, 241-8801, ext. 223, http://www.kafmradio.org.

Wingate Elementary Evening of Poetry, 5-7 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.

Free pool, all day, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, 858-0701.

Free pool night, Palisade Livery Saloon, 215 Main St., Palisade, 464-5449.

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

Intro to Acrylic Painting class, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, April 27-May 18, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, Fruita, $36, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

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

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

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

THURSDAY, APRIL 28

Burning River Brass, virtuoso brass ensemble, Delta-Montrose Community Concert Association, 7:30 p.m., Delta Performing Arts Center, 822 Grand Ave., Delta, $20 adults, $5 students, 835-4480, 921-4142, 249-9154, http://www.deltamontrosecommunityconcerts.com.

Mesa State College Symphony Orchestra concert, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Theatre, Moss Performing Arts Center, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students and children, benefits Western Slope Center for Children, http://www.wscchildren.org, 245-3788, 248-1604.

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

Open mic night, 10 p.m., Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., ages 21 plus, 245-2111.

Thursday Night Open Mic, 7 p.m., The Belly, 309 E. Main St., Montrose, 252-1488.

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

West Coast Swing group class, 7 p.m.; Argentine Tango Practica 8-9 p.m., La Puerta Dance Studio, 523 1/2 Main St., Suite A, 712-2552, http://www.lapuertadancestudio.com.

Wingate Elementary Evening of Poetry, 5-7 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.

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

Fruita Fat Tire Festival, mountain bike season kickoff, Civic Center, downtown Fruita, registration 3-6 p.m.; VIP party and late registration 6-8 p.m., free food, New Belgium beer and more, VIP pass required or $20 door charge, 858-7220, http://www.fruitamountainbike.com.

Painting and Pastel Fun, class for ages 2 1/2-5 with an adult, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 28-May 19, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, Fruita, $32, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

Oil Painting: A Variety of Techniques with Travis Jardon, 2-6 p.m., The Blue Pig Gallery, 119 W. Third St., Palisade, $15 per person, register 464-4819.

“Every Day is Earth Day!” puppet show, 10 a.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 243-4442, http://www.mesacountylibraries.org.

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

Story time, 10 a.m., Fruita Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 324 N. Coulson St., Fruita, 858-7703.

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

LOOKING FORWARD

Tim Brown and Friends, 10 p.m. April 29, The Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., ages 21 and older, 245-2111.

Teen Fling Dance, 7-11 p.m. April 29, G.J. Scores, 2445 F 3/8 Road, 245-1115.

Flat Top Reed, blues, 7 p.m. April 29, DoubleTree Hotel patio, 743 Horizon Drive, 241-8888.

Caprock Academy’s Pre 5-10K Race Game Night, 4-8 p.m. April 29, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.

Pirate Party, pajama party for ages 3 through eighth grade, 5:30-8:30 p.m. April 29, Creative Avenues, 128 S. Fifth St., $15 first child, $10 each additional, http://www.creativeavenues GJ.com, 255-6757.

Western Slope Coin Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 29-30, Lincoln Park Barn, 12th Street and Teller Avenue, buy, sell, trade, appraisers on duty, take your old coins, 48 tables of coins and paper money, admission $2 adults, $1 students, 242-3716.

Dancers Dancing, doors open 6:15 p.m., show 7 p.m. April 29-30, presented by Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts at Glenwood Springs High School, J. Miller Theater, 1340 Pitkin Ave., Glenwood Springs, $18 adults, $12 students and seniors, 945-2414.

Spring Book Sale hosted by Friends of the Mesa County Public Library, April 29-30, First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St., 243-5940.

Fruita Fat Tire Festival, mountain bike season kickoff, April 29-May 1, downtown Fruita, 858-7220, http://www.fruitamountainbike.com.

Sing, Sing Sing, Valley Symphony Association symphonic big band concert, 7:30 p.m. April 29, Delta Performing Arts Center, 822 Grand Ave., Delta; 3 p.m. May 1, Montrose Pavilion, 1800 Pavilion Road, Montrose, $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 ages 17 and younger, advance tickets at Homer L.. Sims Agency in Montrose, DeVinny Jewelers in Montrose, Clubb’s in Delta and the Montrose Pavilion office, 252-3610.

“Every Day is Earth Day!” puppet show, 10 a.m. April 30, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 243-4442, http://www.mesacountylibraries.org.

Instagators, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. April 30, Palisade Livery Saloon, 215 Main St., Palisade, 464-5449.

Metal concert benefits Western Slope Honor Flight, with The ImanI Experience, Beer Death, Murder Cafe, The New Fall of Man and Royal Talons, doors open 3:30 p.m. April 30, VFW Post 1247, 1404 Ute Ave., $8 donation at the door, 433-5728.

Americana presented by The Schumann Singers, 7:30 p.m. April 30, First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., $10 advance, $12 at the door, advance tickets at Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra office, 225 N. Fifth St., Roper Music, 136 N. Fifth St., or from members of the chorus, 255-5032, http://www.schumannsingers.org.

John Fedchock, trombone, with Mesa State College Jazz Ensemble and Faculty Jazz Quartet, Guest Artist Recital Series, 7:30 p.m. April 30, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., $15 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students and children, 248-1604.

The Dead Cowboyz, 9:30 p.m., April 30, Tenacious Brothers Pub, 118 S. Seventh St., 424-5354, deadcowboyz.com

American Composers Concerts, Grand Junction Music Teachers Association, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. April 30, First United Methodist Church sanctuary, 522 White Ave., public invited, free admission, 245-2394.

Gateway Dynamite Shoot, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 30, Gateway, benefit for the Gateway Unaweep Fire Department, eight shooting categories, $10 shooter fee, $2 per shot, youth targets and rates, hot breakfast and lunch available, 263-4322.

Art on the Corner Exhibit installation, April 30, 20 new pieces installed downtown, on display through April 2012, 256-4131, downtowngj.org.

Watercolor Techniques with Nancy Lewis, 1:30-4 p.m. April 30, The Blue Pig Gallery, 119 W. Third St., Palisade, $15, RSVP 464-4819.

Joy of Painting “Make it Take it” Bob Ross class, landscape wet-on-wet oil, for ages 9 and older, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 30, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, Delta, $70, register, 874-0923.

La Puerta’s Showcase Party, 7-10 p.m. April 30, La Puerta Dance Studio, 523 1/2 Main St., Suite A, performances from dance students and instructors, open dancing, refreshments, 712-2552, http://www.lapuertadancestudio.com.

Spring Swing, 7 p.m. April 30, Clarion Inn, 755 Horizon Drive, silent auction 6:30-8:30 p.m., dancing to music by The Swing Set, hors d’oeuvres from Pantuso’s, cash bar, $30 per person, benefits Counseling and Education Center, 243-9539, http://www.cecwecare.org.

King ‘N Trio and guests The Appleton Acoustical Angel Choir, benefit for the Western Slope Honor Flight and Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra’s children’s programs, 7 p.m. April 30, Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., $20, 242-3647.

J Hawk and Friends, bluegrass, blues and old time string band concert, 7 p.m. April 30, Bill Heddles Recreation Center Concert Room, Delta, $5, benefits city of Delta Performing Arts Task Force, 874-0923.

GirlFest, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 30, Mesa Mall, 2424 U.S. Highway 6&50, summer fashion show 11 a.m., performances and demonstrations on health and fitness, beauty, arts and crafts, holistic wellness, cooking, free services, Mommy and Me, and more, 257-9199, http://www.missmarketevents.com.

Serpents Trail Centennial Challenge Hike, April 30, Colorado National Monument, registration proceeds fee benefits public centennial events 858-3617, ext. 360.

Watts Up KAFM Community Radio Block Party, 4-8 p.m. April 30, 300 block of Main Street, live music, benefits KAFM Radio, 241-8801, ext. 210, http://www.kafmradio.org.

4-H Horse Show, 8 a.m. April 30-May 1, Mesa County Fairgrounds, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 255-7100.

Spring Barrel Tastings, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 30, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 1, Two Rivers Winery, 2087 Broadway, eight wineries feature current releases and give a sneak-peek at what’s to come, 255-1471, http://www.tworiverswinery.com/events.cfm.

Beyond Boundaries Dance Collective auditions, 4 p.m. May 1, Moss Performing Arts Center Dance Studio, Mesa State College, auditioning experienced dancers for the Beyond Boundaries summer concert, 712-1041.

Vintage Tea, 2-4:30 p.m. May 1, Historic Colona School, 1/4 mile west of U.S. Highway 550, on Ouray Country Road 1, finger sandwiches, tea biscuits, cakes and other goodies on fine china, door prizes and entertainment, vintage apparel encouraged but not required, donations benefit the school’s restoration project, 252-1943.

Watercolor Workshop with Sara Oakley, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 1, The Artist’s Haven, 527 Bogart Lane, $65, 424-5125.

Metal concert to benefit Western Slope Honor Flight, with Murder Cafe, Beyond Society and Earth Burnt Black, doors open 8 p.m. May 1, Tenacious Brothers Pub, 118 S. Seventh St., $5 donation at the door, 433-5728.

Mountain Echoes Bell Choir Concert, 2 p.m. May 1, Eckert Presbyterian Church, 13025 Colorado Highway 65, Eckert, 12-member bell choir, donations accepted, 835-3441.

Rose Hill Rally, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. May 1, Canyon View Park start and finish, 62- and 31-mile routes, food, T-shirts, prizes and games for the kids, $30 adults, $20 ages 12 and younger, benefits Rose Hill Hospitality House at St. Mary’s Hospital, 242-5940, http://www.stmarygj.com/body.cfm?id=383.

“Raise the Roof,” Mesa State College Wind Symphony, 7:30 p.m. May 2, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, 1231 N. 12th St., $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students, 248-1604.

Tracks, Teeth and Bones, hike to explore fossil discoveries, Colorado National Monument Centennial History and Nature Lecture Series, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. May 4, space limited, preregistration required, 858-3617, ext. 300.

Joy of Painting “Make it Take it” Bob Ross class, landscape wet-on-wet oil, for ages 9 and older, noon-5 p.m. May 4, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, Delta, $70, register, 874-0923.

The Past is Made New: A Navajo Arts Renaissance, The Art Center Permanent Collections and Twin Rocks Trading Post, exhibits opens May 5, The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., annual exhibit of Navajo rugs, plus contemporary works of basketry and woven rungs watercolor paintings of Serena Supplee, on display through May 28, 243-7337, ext. 2.

Huey, Dewey and Louie, rock ’n’ roll, country and blues, 9 p.m. May 5, Palisade Livery Saloon, 215 Main St., Palisade, 464-5449.

Western Colorado Jazz Orchestra and Talking Rhythms, big band jazz concert, 7:30 p.m. May 5, Roper Music Ballroom, 136 N. Fifth St., $10, tickets at Roper Music, 260-2332.

Hike Through Geologic Time in Lower Monument Canyon, Colorado National Monument Centennial History and Nature Lecture Series, 9 a.m.-noon May 5 and May 7, space limited, preregistration required, 858-3617, ext. 300.

Ranchstyle Mountain Bike Festival, slope-style competitions, May 5-8, Matt Bollig’s ranch, 20650 Rim View Drive, Glade Park, public can watch for free, competitors $25-$99, 243-2453, http://www.grassroots-cycles.com.



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