Weekly Planner, Dec. 30, 2012
Monday, Dec. 31
Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Mondays; noon Tuesdays; noon and 8 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, 263-4496.
A Writer’s Space, 9 a.m.–noon Mondays and Tuesdays, Western Colorado Writers’ Forum, 800 Colorado Ave., work space for writers, coffee and tea, free to members, $5 nonmembers, http://www.westerncoloradowriters.blogspot.com, 433-6800.
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.
National Alliance on Mental Illness support meeting, 2 p.m. Mondays, Colorado West Regional Mental Health, 515 28 3/4 Road.
Toastmaster Club, 4:45 p.m. Mondays, Veterans Affairs Hospital, 2121 North Ave., Room 3204, 424-0487.
Anorexia and Bulimia Group, 6:15 p.m. Mondays, The Alpha Center, 1170 Colorado Ave., 241-2948.
Rocky Mountain Business Network, business networking group, 7:30 a.m. Mondays, Rocky Mountain West Insurance office, 1000 N. Ninth St., Suite 26, 778-3207.
Tuesday, Jan. 1 Happy New Year!
Wednesday, Jan. 2
Hep C Connection, Hepatitis C support group, 5:15-6:45 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Building A, Colorado West Regional Mental Health, 515 28 3/4 Road, 208-4507.
Colorado Mountain Club — Western Colorado Hiking Group, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, American National Bank, 131 N. Sixth St., 242-7411.
Mesa County Child Protection Team, 7 a.m. Wednesdays, Western Slope Center for Children, 259 Grand Ave., 241-8480.
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.
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.
Western Slope Brain Injury/Epilepsy Support Group, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Ratekin Tower, 875 Main St.
Western Colorado Business Development Corp., 8:30 a.m. first Wednesday of each month, 304 W. Main St., 243-5242.
Activity Club for People with Disabilities, 5–6 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Center for Independence, 740 Gunnison Ave., club teaches individuals with disabilities who are or would like to be independent in the community, how to develop and plan their own social activities, membership free, activities may have a cost involved, 241-0315, ext. 22.
Affordable Housing meeting, 9:30–10:30 a.m. first Wednesday of each month, Grand Junction Area Realtors Association, 2743 Crossroads Blvd., 241-7653.
Men Against Violence, 6 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month, 234-4357.
Adult ADD/ADHD support group, for ages 18 and older with ADD/ADHD symptoms, 7-8:30 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month, US Bank conference room 1901 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, 355-4151.
Moose Lodge 270, 7 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month, Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, 242-4754.
The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, 8 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month, Elks Lodge No. 575, 249 S. Fourth St.
Thursday, Jan. 3
Embroiderers Guild of America Inc., Desert West Chapter, Delta/Montrose, 7 p.m. first Thursday of each month, 242-8140.
Western Equality, 6 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Margery Building, 523 1/2 Main.
Teen MOPS, 6-8 p.m. first and second Thursday of each month, Clifton Assembly of God, 258 Fifth St., Clifton, 434-6907.
MOPS: Mothers of Preschoolers, first and third Thursday of each month, Redlands Community Church, 2327 Broadway, 257-9245.
Fraternal Order of Eagles 595 Aerie, 7:30 p.m. first and third Thursday of each month, Eagles Lodge, 1674 U.S. Highway 50.
Altrusa of Grand Junction, 6 p.m. board meeting, 6:30 p.m. business meeting, first and third Thursday of each month, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1425 N. Fifth St.
Suicide support group, to understand suicide, loss from suicide, or know about resources in the community, 7 p.m. first Thursday of each month; 10 a.m. third Monday of each month, Community Hospital, 2021 N. 12th St., 683-6626.
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.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters, noon–1 p.m. Thursdays, Business Incubator Center, 2591 Legacy Way (B 3/4 Road).
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Heart of Junction, 801 Gunnison Ave.
Thursday Senior Potluck, noon Thursdays, Fruita Community Center, 324 N. Coulson, Fruita, $3 donation, 858-0360.
Grand Valley Networking Group, noon-1 p.m. Thursdays, Dale Realty, 3096 Interstate 70 Business Loop, Unit E, membership $50.
Horizon-Sunrise Rotary Club, 7:20–8:30 a.m. Thursdays, Bookcliff Country Club, 2730 G Road, 270-5898.
Friday, Jan. 4
Fourth annual Knit-a-Thon, beginning 7 p.m. Friday, continuing at 10 a.m. Saturday, Community of Christ, 2880 B 1/2 Road, Friday activities for youth and overnight accommodations for out-of-town travelers; Saturday knitting and crocheting hats throughout the day, for premature babies and for the homeless, youth activities, visit to Banana’s Fun Park Saturday evening, 623-1455.
Order of the Azure Rose, Renaissance-era recreation society, 6 p.m., first Friday of each month, http://www.azureroseorder.org, 640-7119.
Weight Watchers meetings, 5:30 p.m. Thursdays; 9:30 a.m. Fridays, 104 Orchard Ave.
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.
Saturday, Jan. 5
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., people of all ages and types of hearing loss welcome, 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.
Palisade Masonic Lodge, 10 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Palisade Masonic Temple, Fifth and Kluge streets, Palisade, 464-5720.