Weekly Planner, May 26, 2013
Sunday, May 26
Retreat Ceremony, 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado, 2830 Riverside Parkway, 263-8986.
Memorial service and annual roast beef dinner, service, lead by The American Legion Cotten/Lynch Post 190, 11 a.m., Crawford Cemetery; dinner 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Crawford Methodist Church annex, $8 adults, $4 ages younger than 12, crafts and other items for sale in the church yard, 399-7565.
Monday, May 27
Fleet Reserve Association Colorado West Branch 244 and LA FRA Unit 244 annual Wreath Floating Ceremony, 9 a.m., Blue Heron Boat Ramp on the Colorado River, natural flower wreaths recommended.
Memorial Day ceremony 10 a.m., Elmwood Cemetery, 1175 17 1/4 Road.
Memorial Day ceremony, 10 a.m., Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado, 2830 Riverside Parkway, 263-8986.
Tuesday, May 28
Valley Voices, final program in the 2012–13 series, 6:30–8:30 p.m., Blue Sage Center for the Arts, 226 Grand Ave., Paonia, 527-7243, http://www.bluesage.org.
Thunder Mountain Camera Club, 7 p.m., Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 260-7488.
Alcohol and the Teen Brain, free class for parents and teens, presented by Mesa County Sheriff’s Office and Crime Stoppers of Mesa County, 6:30 p.m., Canyon View Vineyard Church Chapel, 736 24 1/2 Road, seating limited, RSVP at http://www.safekidsamerica.org.
Grand Junction Outing Club, road biking, meet 9 a.m. Tuesday, Cottonwoods parking area in Mack, ride to Utah State line; mountain biking, meet 8 a.m. Thursday, 27 1/4 Road, ride to Carpenter Mine; hike Saturday, Jackson’s Trail, Moab, Utah, 254-1656, 986-8051, 462-5598.
Western Slope Huntington’s Disease support group, last Tuesday of each month, no meeting in December, 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.
Support group for those struggling with severe depression, 7:30–9 p.m. first and fourth Tuesday of each month, US Bank conference Room, 1901 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, 355-4151.
Fruita Lions Club, 6 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month, Judy’s Restaurant, 435 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, 858-8351.
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.
Young Onset (age 65 and younger) Early Stage Support Group, for persons with YO or Early Stage dementia and their caregivers, 5:30 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., 243-0251.
Latin-Anglo Alliance, 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, Latin-Anglo Alliance, 760 Winters Ave, 248-3658.
Wednesday, May 29
American Girl Club, 4:30 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.
Look Good, Feel Better, 1:45–4 p.m. last Wednesday of each month, St. Mary’s Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., Oncology Conference Room, tips for women in cancer treatment, register 254-5581.
Mesa County Child Protection Team, 7 a.m. Wednesdays, Western Slope Center for Children, 259 Grand Ave., 241-8480.
Grand Junction Business Association, 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, 245-8484.
Alateen meeting, 3–4 p.m. Wednesdays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1425 N. Fifth St.; 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St.
TOPS 82, Take off Pounds Sensibly, 9 a.m. Wednesdays, Northeast Christian Church, 2001 Patterson Road, 242-8546.
Grand Junction Rotary Club, Wednesdays, Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St., 245-0031.
Overcoming Roadblocks, for men and women, receive life skills training, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Wednesdays, The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., 242-7513.
Eating Disorder Group Therapy, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, River of Life Alliance Church, 701 24 1/2 Road, 210-1879.
River City Singles Dining Out Group, 5 p.m. Wednesdays, 245-4995.
Grand Mesa Sertoma Club, noon Wednesdays, 434-8928.
Optimists Club, noon Wednesdays, 250-0815.
Thursday, May 30
Western Colorado Latino Chamber of Commerce, 5:30 p.m. La Bamba Restaurant, 546 Main St., 324-0216.
Military Spouse’s Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.– 1 p.m., Warrior Resource Center in Montrose, RSVP 970-765-2210.
Healing Hands Hour, noon–1 p.m. Thursdays, St. Mary’s Regional Cancer Center, Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., Entrance 25, Reflection Room, energy therapy, 298-7500.
Al-Anon meeting, 7–8 p.m. Thursdays, Sacred Heart Church basement, 433 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 260-5263.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters, noon–1 p.m. Thursdays, Business Incubator Center, 2591 Legacy Way (B 3/4 Road), all welcome, 244-1625.
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Heart of Junction, 801 Gunnison Ave., 241-3801.
Thursday Senior Potluck, noon Thursdays, Fruita Community Center, 324 N. Coulson, Fruita, $3 donation, 858-0360.
Business Network International, 7 a.m. Thursdays, DoubleTree by Hilton, 743 Horizon Drive, 260-0084.
Warrior at Heart Ministry men’s breakfast, 6 a.m. Thursdays, The Christ Center, 1235 Bookcliff Ave., 434-6297.
TOPS 209, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, weigh-in 5:30 p.m., meeting 6 p.m. Thursdays, Turkish World Outreach Building, 508 Fruitvale Court, 434-7860, 434-7928, http://www.tops.org.
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.
Business Buddies, 7:30–8:30 a.m. Thursdays, Martin Mortuary, 550 North Ave., networking, guests welcome, 245-3995.
Friday, May 31
Grand Junction High School class of 1942 monthly lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m., last Friday of each month, Village Inn, 757 Horizon Drive, order from the menu, spouses, boy- and girl-friends welcome, 434-8297.
Reformers Unanimous International, faith-based addiction program, 7 p.m. Fridays, 1600 Ute Ave., 985-0350.
Redlands Rotary Club, noon Fridays, Redlands Mesa Golf Course, 2299 W. Ridges Blvd., 255-7000.
River City Singles FAC, 5 p.m. Fridays, DoubleTree by Hilton, 743 Horizon Drive, in the lounge, 424-2545.
Saturday, June 1
Live Life Active celebration, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Weight Watchers, 104 Orchard Ave., B1, speakers, food and product demonstrations and more open to the public.
Second Amendment and Bill of Rights Forum, hosted by Mesa County Patriots and the Pro-Second Amendment Committee, presented by Air Force veteran Linn Armstrong and retired educator Gene Kinsey, 10–11:30 a.m., Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court.
Fruita Monument High School Band yard sale, 7 a.m.–3 p.m., Fruita Monument High School parking lot, adjacent to U.S. Highway 6&50, proceeds will be used toward the band’s April 2014 trip to Seattle.
Blue Lodge Masons, Palisade Masonic Lodge No. 125, 10 a.m. first Saturday of each month, 2400 Consistory Court, in Grand Junction, 245-5312.
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.
Cars ‘n Coffee for auto enthusiasts, 7–10 a.m. Saturdays, Spoons Bistro and Bakery, 3090 N. 12th St., all types of vehicles welcome, benefits the Hospice program, http://www.grandvalleyknights.com, 462-6762.
River City Singles Breakfast Club, 10 a.m. Saturdays, 245-4995.
Shire of Westgate Pass, 11 a.m. Saturdays, north end Sherwood Park, 200 Glenwood Ave., ages 14 and older welcome, 640-5966, 773-1686, http://games.groups.yahoo.com/group/West_Gate_Pass/.
Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Mondays; noon Tuesdays; noon and 7 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, 263-4496.