Timeout, March 12, 2014
Little League Sign-ups: Fruita: Fruitalittleleague.com; Orchard Mesa: http://www.orchardmesa.com; Palisade: Palisadelittleleague.com; Delta: 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center; Grand Mesa: Grandmesalittleleague.com.
Mesa County Junior Football Association Signups: Saturdays from 9 a.m. until noon until March 15 at MCJFA office for ages 5-9. Fee: $100/player for 5-6-year-olds, $150/player for 7-9-year-olds. Information: 245-0725.
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.
Chipeta Men’s and Ladies Club Tournament: March 29 beginning at 4:30 p.m. Nine-hole shotgun tournament will be followed by meeting and registration for leagues. Leagues begin March 31 and April 1. Information: Eloy Vendegna, 260-3732.
Tiara Rado Ladies Club: Club is looking for new members of all abilities. Season’s first event is a scramble beginning at 9 a.m. on April 2. Club plays every Wednesday throughout the summer. Information: Katie Hill, 241-0410.
Jolly Construction Golf Tournament: April 19 at Redlands Mesa beginning at 8 a.m. with shotgun start. Fee: $500/team, proceeds benefit Riverside Education Center. Information: http://www.REC4kids.com.
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.
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.
Grand Valley Youth Program: Practice begins week of April 7 for boys ages 7-15 and girls ages 8-15. Information: http://www.grandvalleylax.com or Robin Heil, 241-7520.
Widowmaker Race: April 5 beginning at 10 a.m. at trail head 3 miles up Little Park Road. Seven- and 11-mile distances for trail run. Information: Paul, 241-6478
Spring Into Shape 5K: April 12 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Confluence Lake Trails in Delta for all ages. Fee: Before March 31 — $25/person with T-shirt, $15/person without T-shirt; after March 31 — $30/person with T-shirt, $20/person without T-shirt. Information: 874-0923.
Zoo-Bee-Lievers 5K: April 12 beginning at 10 a.m. in Palisade. Fee: $25, with proceeds going to Children’s Nature Center. Online registration ends April 5. Information: http://www.childrensnaturecenter.org.
Lincoln Orchard Mesa Roaring-to-Run 5K: April 19 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary School. Information: Randee, 985-5985.
Addis Cup Cake Prot 5K: May 10 beginning at 9 a.m. at Reed Park in Fruita. Information: 261-9481.
Mom’s Day 5K: May 11 beginning at 9 a.m. at Matchett Park. Information: Tracy, 462-1366.
Mike the Headless Chicken 5K: April 17 beginning at 9 a.m. Information: http://www.fruita.org or 858-0360.
Hershey’s Qualifying Track Meet: April 20 beginning at 5 p.m. at Stocker Stadium for ages 9-14. Information: 254-FUNN.
Garfield Grumble: April 24 beginning at 8 a.m. at east trail head in Palisade. Information: Conrad, 245-4243 or Joe, 245-4382.
Glacier Programs: Registration is now open for the Learn to Skate Program and all youth and adult hockey leagues at Glacier Ice Arena. Information: http://www.glaciericearena.net or 242-RINK (242-7465).
Barnelopet: March 22 at Skyway on Grand Mesa for kids ages 3-16. Registration begins at 10 a.m., event begins at 11 a.m. and fun race is at noon. Information: 434-9753, 249-1869 or http://www.gmnc.org.
USSSA-Sanctioned Fastpitch Tournament: June 7-8 for all ages in Class C. Information: Wally, 245-6285 or Russ 589-2124.
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.
Spring Team Leagues: Begin April 17 for all men and women in the Grand Junction Tennis Club. Deadline: April 7. Fee: $15/person. Information: Kathy Elliott, 986-8104.
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.
Horseshoe Tournaments: 9 a.m. on Thursdays and 5:30 p.m. on Fridays at the Brass Rail.
Foosball Tournament: Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Dr., Suite 100, has a weekly foosball tournament Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Hand Gun Safety Courses: April 2, April 12 and May 31 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $70. Information: Whitnee Lear, 874-0923.
Close-Call Doubles Racquetball Tournament: April 26-27 beginning at 8 a.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center for men’s, women’s, mixed and centenarian divisions. Fee: $30/per player. Deadline: April 18. Information: 874-0923.
Defensive Driving Course for Young Drivers: April 17 and 28 from 4:30-9 p.m. for drivers ages 15-24 at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Information: http://www.aliveat25.us.