Weekly Calendar, Feb. 26, 2017
River City Singles, bowling 12:30 p.m. Sundays, Orchard Mesa Lanes, RSVP 263-8462; Early Start Breakfast, 9 a.m. Tuesdays, Denny’s, RSVP 245-4995; Social Club FAC, 5 p.m. Fridays, Travelodge, 718 Horizon Drive, play cards/visit, singles ages 55 and older welcome.
Fish Fry Dinner, 4:30–7 p.m. on Friday, Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 790 26 1/2 Road, hosted by Knights of Columbus 13621, $9 adults, $7 ages 6–12, free for ages younger than 6.
Great Old Broads for Wilderness, 4:30–6 p.m. last Monday of each month, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 536 Ouray Ave., all interested women and men invited to attend, 255-9900.
PEO Reciprocity, 9:30 a.m., last Monday of the month, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 3888 27 1/2 Road, 243-8876.
Rio Grande Chapter National Railway Historical Society, 9 a.m.–noon Tuesdays for restoration and maintenance work on the Uintah Railroad Display; 7:30 p.m. last Monday of each month, Cross Orchards Historic Site, 3073 F Road, 241-2248.
St. Mary’s Regional Cancer Center Art Exploration class, 4–5:30 p.m. second and fourth Monday of each month, Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington, Ave., Oncology Conference Room, materials provided, 298-7500.
Grand Junction Chess Club, 6:30–10:30 p.m. Mondays, Starbucks, in the Safeway store, Patterson and 29 roads, players of all ability levels welcome, 243-1073.
Monday Madness, 1 p.m. Mondays, through the school year, Parachute Branch, Garfield County Libraries, 244 Grand Valley Way, Parachute, kids, teens and everyone in between invited, experiments, makerspace, read-alouds, games, movies and more, 285-9870, gcpld.org.
Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Mondays; noon Tuesdays; 7 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, overeatersanonymousgrandjunction.org, 263-4496.
Thunder Mountain Camera Club, 7–9 p.m., fourth Tuesday of each month, Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave. room 171, nonprofit organization promoting the study, enjoyment and use of photography, 216-9311, thundermountaincameraclub.org.
German American Club of Western Colorado, 5 p.m. last Tuesday of each month, Rockslide Brewery, 401 Main St., stammtisch get-together, 242-2657, 209-9241.
Western Slope Huntington’s Disease support group, last Tuesday of each month, First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., 250-5997.
Black Canyon Astronomical Society, 7 p.m. last Tuesday of each month in either Montrose or Delta, talks and discussions about astronomical topics, 856-7716, http://www.blackcanyonastronomy.com.
CMU NAMI Western Slope support group, open to current CMU students, 8–10 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month, University Center, Room 223, 462-3989, namiws.org.
Fruita Lions Club, 6 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month, Judy’s Restaurant, 435 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, 858-7766.
Mesa Lodge 58 I.O.O.F., 3 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month, 3002 Interstate 70 Business Loop, No. 1, 523-4355, 523-0379.
Mesa County Republican Men’s Club discussion meeting, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, The Egg & I, 120 Park Drive, No. 107, , 241-6470.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group, 1:30 p.m., fourth Tuesday of each month, Alzheimer’s Association office, 2232 N. Seventh St., No. B1, 256-1274.
Meeting for people with spinal cord injuries, 12:15–1:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, entrance 22, in the East-West Conference room, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 245-5267.
Latin-Anglo Alliance, 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, Latin-Anglo Alliance, 760 Winters Ave, 248-3658.
Intellecture: The Physics and Spirituality of Gift Economy, 7 p.m., Lithic Bookstore, 138 S. Park Square No. 202, Fruita, presented by Daniel Suelo, 424-8157.
What the Data Missed: Why We Trust Data Even When We Shouldn’t, 7–8:30 p.m., Colorado Mesa University, Tomlinson Library 139, first floor event space, CMU’s Social Research Center, public invited.
Medicare 101 educational seminar, 10 a.m.–noon, Mesa County RSVP, 422 White Ave., Suite 090, lower level US Bank Building, seating limited, call 243-9839 to reserve a spot.
Sci-Fi Book Club, 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.
Backyard Aquaponics presentation, 6:30 p.m. Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 443 N. Sixth St., learn gardening tips about backyard aquaponics from Rick Kenagy, owner of GroFresh Farms 365, 243-4442.
Mesa Fiber Arts Guild day meeting, noon, first Wednesday of each month except summer months, First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 ½ Road, mesafiberartsguild.org.
Colorado West Paint Horse Club, general membership meeting, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Grand Valley Bank, 570 25 Road, 314-7519, 640-4442, http://www.coloradowestpainthorseclub.com.
Palisade Art Lovers, 10 a.m.–noon first Wednesday of each month, location varies, 434-6191, palisadeartlovers.org.
Hep C Connection, Hepatitis C support group, 5:15-6:45 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Building A, Mind Springs Health, 515 28 3/4 Road, 208-4507.
Crafternoon UFOs, (unfinished objects) 1–3 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 443 N. Sixth St., take and work on your unfinished craft project or object (scrapbook, scarf, quilt, jewelry, etc.), while visiting with other crafters, 243-4442.
Mesa Fiber Arts Guild evening meeting, 6–8 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Color Creek Fiber Art, 1150 N. 25th St., Unit B, mesafiberartsguild.org.
Masonic Lodge, Mesa 55 A.F. & A.M., stated communication, 7:30 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 245-3600.
Western Equality, 6 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Margery Building, 523 1/2 Main St., 242-8949.
Fraternal Order of Eagles 595 Aerie, 7:30 p.m. first and third Thursday of each month, Eagles Lodge, 1674 U.S. Highway 50, 243-6454.
Mending Hearts Support Group, adult grief support group for those grieving the death of a loved one, 2–3:30 p.m. Thursdays, Historic Miller Homestead, 3090 N. 12th St., 254-0891.
Warrior at Heart Men’s Ministry, 6 a.m. Thursdays, Four Winds Coffee & Tea, 1235 Bookcliff Ave.; Judy’s Family Restaurant, 435 U.S. Highway 6 & 50, Fruita; and Starvin Arvin’s Restaurant, 3247 F Road, Clifton; dinner group meets 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Four Winds Coffee & Tea, 1235 Bookcliff Ave., wheart.com.
TOPS 209, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5:15 p.m., Thursdays, Crossroads United Methodist Church, 599 30 Road, 434-7928 http://www.tops.org.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters, noon–1 p.m. Thursdays, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens library, 641 Struthers Ave., 250-3969, 1118685.toastmastersclubs.org.
Thursday Senior Potluck, noon Thursdays, Fruita Community Center, 324 N. Coulson, Fruita, $3 donation, 858-0360.
Horizon-Sunrise Rotary Club, 7:15 a.m. Thursdays, Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Road, 270-5898, horizonsunrise.squarespace.com.
Kiwanis Club of Grand Junction, noon Thursdays, Two Rivers Convention Center, 270-6162, http://www.kiwanis-gj.org.
Grand Junction Symphony Guild, 9:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 1/2 Road, nominations of officers, program features guest violinist Rachel Lee Priday, gjso.org.
40th annual Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. March 3–4, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. March 5, Two Rivers Convention Center, products, demonstrations, education and ideas, 245-0253, hbaevents.com.
Superhero Breakfast of Champions, 7:30 a.m., DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, to benefit CASA of Mesa County, guest speaker Ashley Rhodes-Courter, free breakfast, space limited, reserve a spot online at AChildsVoice.org, 242-4191.
Fish Fry Dinner, 4:30–7 p.m., Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 790 26 1/2 Road, hosted by Knights of Columbus 13621, $9 adults, $7 ages 6–12, free for ages younger than 6.
Graphic Novel Club, 4–5 p.m., first Friday of each month, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 443 N. Sixth St., for teens who like anime, manga and other comics, guests and activities, 243-4442.
Order of the Azure Rose, Renaissance-era recreation society, 6 p.m., first Friday of each month, facebook.com/OrderOfTheAzureRose, 640-7119.
Redlands Rotary Club, noon Fridays, Two Rivers Convention Center, 216-3879.
Wives of Warriors, 2 p.m. Fridays, Warrior Resource Center, 11 S. Park Ave., Montrose, gathering for military wives to offer support, provide a safe and confidential place to ask questions and to relate, 765-2210.
Medicare and You, 10 a.m.–noon, former bank building, 145 W. Fourth St., Delta, hosted by Region 10 and the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, 249-2436, ext. 213.
International Women’s Day Expo, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Grand Valley, reading and Q&A 10:30–11:30 a.m., women’s issues roundtable 11:45 a.m.–1:45 p.m., share your story, 2–3 p.m., GrandJunctionProgressives.com.
Coffee Time, 8:30–10 a.m. first and third Saturday of each month, Vet Center, 2472 Patterson Road, Unit 16,, meet Vet Center staff, 245-4156.
Coffee with Western Colorado Writers Forum, 9:30 a.m., first Saturday of each month, meeting room Artful Cup, 3090 N. 12th St., westerncoloradowriters.org.
Wheels West Car Club, 7:30 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Whitman Educational Center, 248 S. Fourth St.
Blue Lodge Masons, Palisade Masonic Lodge No. 125, 10 a.m. first Saturday of each month, 2400 Consistory Court, in Grand Junction, 245-5312.
The Western Colorado Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., first Saturday of each month, Center for Independence, 740 Gunnison Ave., lunch provided after the meeting, 241-0315, ext. 12.
Gold Wing Road Riders Association Colorado Chapter B, breakfast and meeting, followed by ride, 8 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Golden Corral, 1100 Independent Ave., 270-1508, 245-1850.
Delta Hubwheelers, 7–9 p.m., first and third Saturday of each month, Bill Heddles Recreation Center aerobics room, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, 856-3735, 257-7281.
Saturday Science Hour, 1–2 p.m. Saturdays, John McConnell Math & Science Center, 2660 Unaweep Ave., mathandsciencecenter.org, 254-1626.
Cars ‘n’ Coffee, 7–9 a.m. Saturdays, Spoons Bistro and Bakery, 3090 N. 12th St., benefits the Hospice program, grandvalleyknights.com, 462-6762.