Calendar: Week of Aug. 20, 2010

FRIDAY, AUG. 20

Haven Effect, alternative rock, DoubleTree Hotel patio, 743 Horizon Drive, 7 p.m., 241-8888.

“Up,” rated PG, Glade Park Movie Under the Stars, Glade Park Volunteer Fire Department just west of Glade Park Store, grill opens 6 p.m., movie at dusk, take chairs, no alcohol, entertainment by Landslide and Co.; Mesa County Coffee gathering, 6-7:30 p.m., 216-9116.

Hot August Nights featuring Lipbone Redding Orchestra, The Williams Brothers Band and guests Almost Heroes, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens Summer Festival Series, Elizabeth B. Harris Amphitheater, 655 Struthers Ave., gates open 5 p.m., show 6 p.m., $17.50 in advance, $22.50 at the gate, ages 12 and under free, tickets at area City Market stores, The Muse in Fruita and botanical gardens offices, no outside food, drink or coolers allowed, food vendors available and alcoholic beverages for ages 21 and older with ID, no dogs, 858-7675.

Freddy Hall, folk rock/indie/pop, Coffee Muggers, 644 Main St., 7-9 p.m., 241-1968, http://www.coffeemuggers.com.

“N: Motion” dance performance presented by 360 Dance Theater Company, hip hop, jazz, tap, Latin, jazz and more, Mesa State College’s Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, 1231 N. 12th St., 7 p.m., $8 adults, $5 seniors/students, benefits the Youth Theater Project, 255-6757.

Palisade Peach Festival continues, tours and float trips, festival at Riverbend Park featuring vendors and music, 1-8 p.m., $4 adults, $3 ages 6-12, ages 5 and younger free; live entertainment downtown Palisade, 5:30-10 p.m.; Feast in the Fields, Z’s Orchard, $95, reservations required, 464-7458, http://www.palisadepeachfest.com.

“Tangents: A Cabaret with Jeremy Franklin,” Mesa Experimental Theater, Moss Performing Arts Center, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students, proceeds support guest artists in music theater, 248-1468.

The Figure in the 21st Century, lecture with artist Joanne Beaule Ruggles, The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., 10-11 a.m., free and open to the public, 243-7337, ext. 2.

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

Acoustic Fridays featuring local singers/songwriters, Palisade Brewery, 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, 6-8 p.m., 464-7257.

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

Free wine tastings, Crossroads Wine and Spirits, 611 24 Road, 1-6 p.m., receive tasting notes and recipes, 257-1557, http://www.crossroadswineandspirits.com.

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

Karaoke, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, 9 p.m., 858-0701. 243-5954, 434-1958.

Nine-ball pool tournament, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, $10 entry fee, 241-8686.

Boots and Hat Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., free cover for wearing cowboy boots and hat, 434-0320.

Friday Night Flicks, Two Rivers Park in Glenwood Springs, free, vendors sell fresh-popped kettlecorn, burritos, smoothies, pizza, nonalcoholic beverages and movie-style candy, take a blanket or low-back chair, no glass permitted, 948-4923, valleyeventsinc.com.

SATURDAY, AUG. 21

“N: Motion” dance performance presented by 360 Dance Theater Company, hip hop, jazz, tap, Latin, jazz and more, Mesa State College’s Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, 1231 N. 12th St., 7 p.m., $8 adults, $5 seniors/students, benefits the Youth Theater Project, 255-6757.

Palisade Peach Festival continues, Lions Club pancake breakfast 7-10 a.m. at Palisade Memorial Park, recipe contest, tours and float trips, Just for Fun car show, parade 9 a.m. downtown Palisade, festival at Riverbend Park featuring vendors and music 10 a.m.-6 p.m., $4 adults, $3 ages 6-12, ages 5 and younger free; live entertainment 10 a.m.-9 p.m., downtown Palisade; Feast in the Fields, High Country Orchards, $95, reservations required, 464-7458, http://www.palisadepeachfest.com.

Wells Fargo’s Evening Under the Stars, dedicated to World War II veterans and celebrating the 65th anniversary since the end of the war, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, Talking Rhythms and Centennial Band, Lincoln Park, 6:30 p.m., take a lawn chair or blanket and picnic, or brats available to purchase from The Symphony Guild beginning at 5:30 p.m., 243-6787, http://www.gjsymphony.org.

Hazel Miller Band, Hear it Through the Grapevine Summer Concert Series, Grande River Vineyards, 787 N. Elberta, Palisade, gates open 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m., $20, proceeds go to Mesa County Partners, tickets at Fisher’s Liquor Barn, Roper Music, Partners, The Muse in Fruita and Grande River Vineyards, take a lawn chair, dinner available to purchase or take a picnic, wine available by the glass or bottle, no beverages may be brought in, 464-5867.

Jerry Goodman Band, The Rocky Mountain Pub, 539 Colorado Ave., 8 p.m.-1 a.m., 245-0995.

Desert Moon, Palisade Brewing Co., 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, 6 p.m., 464-1462.

Ken Dravis, Bailey’s Lounge, Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Blvd., 7-10 p.m., 241-8411.

Vendors Market flea market, Holy Guardian Angels School, 59350 Carnation Road, No. B, Olathe, 7 a.m.-1 p.m., 323-5197.

Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles with Night Train and Megan McCormick, Turn of the Century Saloon, 117 N. Fourth St., Montrose, 8 p.m., $15, tickets at Jovis Coffee, http://www.sarahborges.com.

Night with the Stars with Western Colorado Astronomy Club, Highline Lake State Park, 1800 11 8/10 Road, Loma, dusk, meet in the parking lot across from the new visitor center, parks pass required, 858-7208.

Yvonne Meek, Camp Robber, 1515 Ogden Road, Montrose, 6 p.m., 240-1590.

Women Writing for (a) Change, free writing class for women taught by Ann Leadbetter, 10 a.m.-noon, reserve a space, 260-2965, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Grand opening and art show, Fusion Framing (formerly Budget Framer), 2650 North Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., drawings for artwork, gift certificates and more, 243-6712.

Grand Valley Dressage Horse Show, Mesa County Fairgrounds’ covered arena, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 255-7100.

“Tangents: A Cabaret with Jeremy Franklin,” Mesa Experimental Theater, Moss Performing Arts Center, Mesa State College, 1231 N. 12th St., 7:30 p.m., $15 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students, proceeds support guest artists in music theater, 248-1468.

Super Rad Mural/Music and Skate Jam, Eagle Rim Skate Park, 2746 Cheyenne Drive, 9 a.m.-11 p.m., sign up 9 a.m. for 10 a.m. start of skateboard contest $5; noon start of mural art, artists take own supplies, spray paint available to purchase $5 can, $3 registration fee, people’s choice cash prize; DJ music, silent auction for mural panels, proceeds go to Super Rad to help fund yearly high school art show, 623-1990.

Author book-signing with J.W. Peters, “The Plan,” Looney Bean, 3480 Wolverine Drive, No. A, Montrose, 1-3 p.m., 240-4320.

Steve Williams, Mesa Lakes Music on the Mountain, 3619 Colorado Highway 65, Mesa, free concert, 6-8 p.m., buffet 2-4 p.m., 268-5467.

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

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

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

Story time with Sierra, Borders Books, Music and Cafe, 2464 U.S. Highway 6&50, 11 a.m., 255-8655.

Live music with local musicians, Premier Pasta and More, 2148 Broadway, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 242-1778.

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

Free wine tastings, Crossroads Wine and Spirits, 611 24 Road, 1-6 p.m., receive tasting notes and recipes, 257-1557, http://www.crossroadswineandspirits.com.

Eight-ball pool tournament, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, $10 entry fee, 241-8686.

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

Chatfield Country Kickers Square Dance Club, Plus and Mainstream, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 503 1/2 Florence Road, 7:30 p.m., 434-0868.

Bilingual story time, Fruita Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 10 a.m., 858-7703, http://www.mcpld.org.

SUNDAY, AUG. 22

Palisade Peach Festival continues, Pedal-Paddle-Pedal, 8 a.m. Riverbend Park, tours and float trips, 464-7458, http://www.palisadepeachfest.com.

Grand Valley Dressage Horse Show, Mesa County Fairgrounds’ covered arena, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 255-7100.

Mary Ann and Marty Rathburn, vocalists, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series, Pioneer Town, Cedaredge, 2 p.m., 210-0471.

Steve Williams, Mesa Lakes Music on the Mountain, 3619 Colorado Highway 65, Mesa, free concert, 6-8 p.m., buffet 2-4 p.m., 268-5467.

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

Line dancing lessons and open dancing, Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, 1-3:30 p.m., $2 drop in fee, 970-874-0923.

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

Palisade Sunday Market, Third and Main streets, Palisade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., produce, arts/crafts, musicians, wineries, nonprofit organizations, 464-7458.

MONDAY, AUG. 23

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

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

Air brush and Old English calligraphy demonstrations, The Artist Haven, 527 Bogart Lane, 4-6 p.m., classes available, 778-1522, 424-5125.

Swing dancing, Tree House Teen Bistro, Building B, 1505 Chipeta Ave., 7-9 p.m., 241-8001.

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

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

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

Apple Squares, ladies only square dancing, Appleton Christian Church, 2510 I-70 Frontage Road, 7-9 p.m., 210-8555.

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

TUESDAY, AUG. 24

Auditions for “Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids,” Youth Theater Project program for kindergartners through 12th-graders, Creative Avenues, 128 S. Fifth St., 5:30-7 p.m., tuition free, participants pay $25 production/costume fee, 255-6757.

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

Story time, Palisade Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 711 Iowa Ave., Palisade, 10 a.m., 464-7557.

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

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

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

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

Glenwood’s Downtown Market in Glenwood Springs, open-air market, fresh produce, handmade crafts, cooking demonstrations, soup contest, wine tastings, live music, 948-4923, glenwoodmarket.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 25

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

Senior Dance Co. auditions, Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 E. Sixth St., Glenwood Springs, 5:30 p.m., come prepared for two-hour audition highlighting your technique and ability to remember choreography, bring ballet and jazz shoes, 945-2414, http://www.glenwoodarts.org.

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

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

Free pool all day, The End Zone Sports Pub, 152 S. Mesa, Fruita, ladies night 7 p.m., 858-0701.

BOGO Party, party mix of music, Whiskey River, 490 28 1/4 Road, 241-5179.

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

Ladies Night, Karaoke provided by Fine Line Productions, Brass Rail, 476 28 Road, 8 p.m., 241-8686.

Ladies Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., free cover for ladies, 434-0320.

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

THURSDAY, AUG. 26

Poetry in Science, multi-media presentation of science-themed poetry, featuring former Colorado Poet Laureate Mary Crow and Mesa State College professor Luis Lopez, 800 Colorado Ave., 7-9 p.m., refreshments will be served, 254-1626.

Oil Painting: A Variety of Techniques with Travis Jardon, The Blue Pig Gallery, 119 W. Third St., Palisade, 2-6 p.m., $15, bring your own oil paint supplies, register 464-4819.

Metamoocil Mountain Boys, country/folk, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series, Pioneer Town, Cedaredge, 7 p.m., 210-0471.

Auditions for the Youth Theater Project dance class/performance for kindergartners through 12th-graders, Creative Avenues, 128 S. Fifth St., 5:30-7 p.m., tuition free, participants pay $25 production/costume fee, 255-6757.

Charlie Hall concert hosted by The Christ Center at Brownson Arena, Mesa State College, 243-8848.

Author book signing, Cheryl Hardy, “Collecting Your Bones: Become Your Authentic Self,” Crystal Books and Gifts, 439 Main St., 6-8 p.m., 242-5181.

P.J. Party with karaoke hosted by Stewy and ladies night, Rocky Mountain Pub, 539 Colorado Ave., 245-0995.

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

Story time, Fruita Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 10 a.m., 858-7703.

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

Open mike night, Rockslide Brew Pub, 401 Main St., 10 p.m., 245-2111.

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

Thursday Night Open Mike, The Belly, 309 E. Main St., Montrose, 9 p.m., sign up 8 p.m., 252-1488.

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

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

Fifty Cent Night, Cactus Canyon, 3210 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, 7 p.m., 434-0320.

Caleb Klauder Country Band with guest Wild Earl, honky tonk from Portland, Ore., Pickin’ in the Park, third annual summer concert series, Paonia Town Park, Paonia, 6 p.m.-dark, free, food available to purchase or take a picnic, http://www.pickinproductions.com.

Wine tasting, Planet Wines, 420 Main St., 5-7 p.m., 424-5432.

American National Bank Downtown Farmers Market, Main Street between Third and Seventh streets, 5-8:30 p.m., produce and handcrafted item vendors, entertainment, 245-9697, http://www.downtowngj.org.

LOOKING FORWARD

Poetry Exercises with Mary Crow, writing workshop hosted by Western Colorado Writers Forum, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., Aug. 27, noon-2 p.m., bring a brown bag lunch, free and open to the first 35 writers to register, 683-2437.

“Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix,” rated PG-13, Glade Park Movie Under the Stars, Glade Park Volunteer Fire Department just west of Glade Park Store, Aug. 27, grill opens 6 p.m., movie at dusk, take chairs, no alcohol allowed, entertainment by Sultan’s Pride, 216-9116.

Chicks and Chocolate featuring Stampin’ Up, 636 Irish Walk, Aug. 27, 6:30 p.m., create hand-stamped projects while enjoying chocolates, $5, reserve a space 314-3029, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Rock Jam, Country Jam Ranch, Mack, Aug. 27, gates open 2 p.m., opening band ThundHerStruck, Sick Puppies 3:30 p.m., Finger Eleven 5 p.m., Cinderella 7:30 p.m., Heart 10 p.m.; Aug. 28, gates open noon, Shooter Jennings and Hierophant 1 p.m., Chevelle 2:45 p.m., Hinder 5 p.m., Buckcherry 7:30 p.m., Alice Cooper, 10 p.m., 800-7800-JAM, rockjamgjco.countryjam.com/index.cfm?event=home.

Mud Monster Truck Show, Mesa County Fairgrounds’ grandstands, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, Aug. 28, 7 p.m., food and drink available to purchase, $15 adults, $10 ages 12 and younger, tickets at City Market stores in Grand Junction, $2 more at the gate, parking $2 per car, 255-7100, http://www.mesacounty.us/fairgrounds.

Hummingbirds, Highline Lake State Park program, 1800 11 8/10 Road, Loma, Aug. 28, 7 p.m., meet in the campground between sites 9 and 12, parks pass required, 858-7208.

Dave Stamey with opening guest Paul Chamberlain, Turn of the Century Saloon, 117 N. Fourth St., Montrose, Aug. 28, 8 p.m., $20, 201-1419, http://www.davestamey.com.

High Desert Opera auditions for New Year’s Eve production, First United Methodist, Church, 522 White Ave., Aug. 28, noon-3:30 p.m., production will be either “The Sound of Music” or “My Fair Lady,” 270-7989.

The SwampCoolers, Peach Street Distillers, 144 Kluge Ave., Palisade, Aug. 28, 6-10 p.m., 464-1128.

Greg Everheart, Camp Robber, 1515 Ogden Road, Montrose, Aug. 28, 6 p.m., 240-1590.

Valley Youth Orchestra auditions and registration, Delta United Methodist Church, Fifth and Meeker in Delta, for new and returning musicians and their parents, Aug.  28, 9-11 a.m., all-orchestra meeting for parents and students followed by audition with conductor, 252-0552, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Jack and Jill, Mesa Lakes Music on the Mountain, 3619 Colorado Highway 65, Mesa, Aug. 28, free concert 6-8 p.m., buffet 2-4 p.m., 268-5467.

Tour of the Valley cycling event, featuring tours and post ride activities, DoubleTree Hotel, 743 Horizon Drive, Aug. 28-29; Saturday night screening of “A Race Across the Sky”; proceeds to Community Hospital outreach activities, the Mesa State College Cycling Team and the Neil Bradford scholarship fund at Mesa State College, register YourCommunityHospital.com, 256-6205.

A Walk Through Time, Rim Rock Drive, Colorado National Monument, Aug. 29, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., public invited to walk, jog or bike along 14 miles of Rim Rock Drive without motorized traffic, no rollerblades, skateboards or scooters, starts and finishes at the visitor center complex, parking at Saddlehorn Picnic area parking lot, regular entrance fees will be charged, cars $10, cyclists riding in $4, 858-3617, ext. 364, http://www.nps.gov/colm/.

Nature Hike, Highline Lake State Park program, 1800 11 8/10 Road, Loma, Aug. 29, 9:30 a.m., meet in the campground between sites 9 and 12, parks pass required, 858-7208.

John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal, roots, folk, blues and jazz, The Sunday Supper Concert Series, Vistas & Vineyards Bed and Breakfast, 3587 G Road, Palisade, Aug. 29, 6 p.m., suggested donation, reservations required, 464-7478, http://www.vandvbandb.com.

Draw and Paint your Dog class for teens and adults, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, 145 N. Mesa St., four-week class, Sept. 2-23, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, $75 before Aug. 30, $85 after, 270-2235, http://www.watercolordogs.com.

Manga Basics class (Japanese comics) for ages 11 and older, Watercolor Dogs Art Studio, 145 N. Mesa St., Fruita, four-week class, Sept. 2-23, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursdays, $32 before Aug. 30, $36 after, 270-2238, http://www.watercolordogs.com.


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