Timeout, April 30, 2014
Wildcat Skills Camp: May 28-30 from 9 a.m. until noon at Fruita Little League for boys and girls from tee ball until 8th grade, hosted by Fruita Monument High School coach Ray McLennan. Fee: $50. Information: Ray, 270-6836.
USBC Meeting: Annual meeting is at 2 p.m. on May 3 at Freeway Bowl. Members are asked to attend for the election of directors, scholarship presentation and other awards.
Leroica: Grand Junction to Glenwood Springs vintage bicycle race is May 17, leaving from Brown Cycles on Main Street in Grand Junction at 7 a.m. and following the bike path out of town. Information: Chris Brown, 245-7939.
Full Contact Alumni Game: July 26 at Stocker Stadium for alumni of Palisade, Grand Junction, Fruita Monument and Central high schools. First 40 sign-ups make rosters. Players only need to bring cleats and mouthpieces, all other equipment will be supplied. Information: AlumniFootballUSA.com or Greg, 855-843-8448.
Colorado Mesa Football Legends and Celebrities Open: May 2-3, co-hosted by Walter White and Larry Brunson. Features an auction to raise money for Colorado Mesa football team. Information: coloradomesa.edu/alum or 248-1525.
Chipeta Junior Camp: May 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from 4:30-6 p.m. for ages 5-17. Fee: $80/student. Information: Eloy Vendegna, 260-3732. Registration deadline is May 2.
Golf with Grace: May 23 at The Glacier Club north of Durango. Proceeds go to scholarship fund and operating costs for Grace Preparatory Academy. Information: Bob Marcus, 970-382-0222 or Larry Corman, 970-749-8438.
Links and Line Drives Tournament: May 30 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course beginning with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Fee: $100/player, $400/team. Proceeds benefit St. Mary’s Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Programs. Information: Susan Garcia, 298-9091.
Chipeta Youth League: Tuesdays or Wednesdays from June 3-July 22 or June 4-July 23 for ages 8-14. Fee: $80. Information: 245-7177.
Chipeta High School League: Thursdays from June 5-July 24 for those entering grades 9-12. Fee: $80. Information: 245-7177.
American Legion Tournament: June 28 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course beginning at 8 a.m. All proceeds benefit local military members and their families in need. Information: 640-7971.
Knights of Columbus Tournament: July 26 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Tournament benefits the House, Mesa County’s home for homeless teens. Information: 260-7664.
Colorado Mesa Golf Pass: The benefit golf program supports Colorado Mesa University athletic scholarships, with free or discount rounds at 32 courses in Colorado and Utah. Passes are $35 each and are on sale at Saunders Fieldhouse at CMU, all City Market stores in the Grand Valley, Delta, Glenwood Springs, Montrose and New Castle, Sports Authority and the CMU Extension campus in Montrose. Information: Beth Schroeder, 248-1503.
Grand Valley Seniors: Group plays the first and third Thursday each month, 9 a.m. at Lincoln Park Golf Course. Nine-hole scramble. Men and women 50 and older, all skill levels. No GHIN required. Information: 242-6394.
Tiara Rado Day Ladies: New members welcome. Wednesday morning play, shotgun starts at 9 a.m. in April and May, 9-hole and 18-hole rounds. Information: http://www.golfgrandjunction.net/results.
LP Senior Men’s Club: The Lincoln Park Senior Men’s Club is looking for new members. Players must be 55 years or older, and the club does not charge any membership fees. The club plays at 9 a.m. on Friday mornings, with signups at 8 a.m. Information: Dave Brown, 241-7922.
Old Fossil Classic: 8 a.m. shotgun start on July 25 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Proceeds benefit Dinosaur Journey Museum and Museum of Western Colorado. Information: https://www.museumofwesternco.com.
Poms Tryouts: Grand Junction High School is having a parent and student information meeting about next year’s team at 7:30 p.m. in the Grand Junction cafeteria. Tryouts are from 1-3 p.m. on May 23 and May 24 in the school’s west gym.
Girls on the Run 5K: May 3 beginning at 10 a.m. at Longs Family Memorial Park. Fee: $20 before April 10, $25 from April 11-30, $35 on race day. Information: http://www.gotrwesterncolorado.org.
Addi’s Cup Cake Prot 5K: May 10 beginning at 9 a.m. at Reed Park in Fruita. Information: 261-9481.
Insane Inflatable 5K: May 10 at Country Jam Ranch beginning at 9 a.m. Race incorporates 12 extreme obstacles and is open to everyone. There is also a junior bouncers course for ages 7-13. Fee: $49/before May 10, $75/day of race. Information: Stephen, 773-275-8464 or 312-576-3722.
Mom’s Day 5K: May 11 beginning at 9 a.m. at Matchett Park. Information: Tracy, 462-1366.
Mother’s Day Mile: May 11 at 1 p.m. in Glenwood Springs. Information: Julie Olson, 945-2632 ext. 101.
Black Canyon Ascent: May 17, sponsored by the San Juan Mountain Runners. Six-mile run/walk, starts at the junction of U.S. Highway 50 and Colorado Highway 347 just east of Montrose. Walkers begin at 7:30 a.m., runners at 8 a.m. Information: http://sanjuanmountainrunners.org. Discount for early registration; race-day registration accepted at start.
Water Tower 5-mile: May 31. Desert run, north of H road on 27 1/2 Road, begins at 7:30 a.m. Information: Paul, 241-6478.
Magnet 5K: June 7 at Eagle Rim Park. Starts at 8:30 a.m.. Information: http://www.YourCommunityHospital.com, or 270-7535.
Highline Hustle: June 14, starts at 7:30 a.m. Information: Grand Junction Parks and Rec, 254-FUNN.
Mike the Headless Chicken 5K Run/Walk: May 17, sponsored by the City of Fruita. Begins at 9 a.m. at Fruita Civic Center, 325 E. Aspen St. Race-day registration from 7-8:30 a.m. Pre-registration at the Fruita Community Center, 324 N. Coulson. Information: 858-0360.
Emily Johnson Play it Forward 3v3 Tournament: June 6-8 at Gates Soccer Park in Glenwood Springs for U8 to U18 boys and girls teams and coed adult teams. Fee: $150/team, $25/player. Information: http://www.EmilyJohnsonPlayitForward.org.
Masters Program: Adult swimming for ages 18 and older 5:30-7 a.m. Monday through Friday at El Pomar Natatorium at Colorado Mesa University. Information: Chris, 245-5731.
Summer Learn to Swim Classes: Until July 11 for all levels at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $45/child. Information: Lisa, 874-0923.
Tennis Lessons: Available for adults and juniors of all levels at the Junction Indoor Tennis Center. Information: 241-2280.
Beginner Tennis Lessons: Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. for ages 7-16 at Bookcliff Activity Center. Fee: $12/session. Information: 254-3866.
Junior Tennis: Year-round leagues for all levels and abilities at Bookcliff Country Club. Open to members and non-members. Information: 243-3323.
Youth Tournament: Central Wrestling and Little Warriors Wrestling tournament is June 14 at Walker Field at Colorado Mesa University. Fee: $20 per wrestler, must register a second time to double bracket. On-site registration $30. Registration available at trackwrestling.com. Proof of insurance must be provided at check-in. Information: Laurence Gurule, 261-4616, Lucas Archuleta, 985-84-8.
Tae Kwon Do: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:45-8 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center for ages 9-older. Fee: $30. Information: 874-0923.
Hand Gun Safety Courses: May 31 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $70. Information: Whitnee Lear, 874-0923.
Kids Fit Club: June 17-July 8 from 1-3 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center for boys and girls ages 6-11. Fee: $15. Deadline: June 13. Information: 874-0923.