Timeout, March 7, 2012
Fruita Little League: Registration for 2012 season can be done online until March 21 from 6-8 p.m. at Fruita Rec Center. Online registration at http://www.fruitalittleleague.com. Information: Sharla, 270-7274.
Denver Broncos Alumni Exhibition Game: 7 p.m. on March 24 at Grand Junction High School. Broncos Alumni team is Ron Egloff, Mark Jackson, Rich Karlis, Clarence Kay and Billy Thompson. Information: 800-266-3077.
Adobe Creek Senior Men’s League: Begins April 4 with a 9 a.m. shotgun start for ages 55-older. Play continues each Wednesday with 9 a.m. shotgun start. Information: Don, 243-8620.
Grand Valley Senior League: Every other Thursday at Lincoln Park Golf Course for both men and women. First event is April 5 at 9 a.m. Information: Chance, 242-6394.
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, Gene Taylor’s Sporting Goods, Sports Authority and the CMU Extension campus in Montrose. Information: Beth Schroeder, 248-1503.
Partners Tournament: April 27 at Tiara Rado Golf Course. Four-person scramble format begins at 1 p.m. Fee: $340/team. Information: Trevor, 241-1027, ext. 12.
Fruitvale Elementary 5K Run/Walk: 9:30 a.m. on April 28 at Matchett Park. Fee: $15 before day of race, $20 day of race. Information: Paul 986-9140.
CapRock Academy 5-10K: March 31 at 714 24 1/2 Road. Information: Robyn, 778-8779.
Moab Thelma & Louise Half Marathon: May 12 starting at Canyonlands National Park. Race benefits local women’s shelter and girls’ running program. Fee: $75 until March 31, $85 from April 1-30, $95 until May 11. Information: http://www.moabhalfmarathon.org.
Mesa Meltdown Race: Annual cross country ski race at 11 a.m. March 10 at Skyway on Grand Mesa. There is a 20K and 5K freestyle race. Registration on race-day only. Cost: $10 for GMNC members, $15 for non-members. Information: 434-9753 or http://www.gmnc.org.
Polar Bear Ice Breaker Tournament: March 31-April 1 at Canyon View Park. Divisions for men, women and coed teams with a three-game guarantee. Deadline: March 19. Fee: $265/team. Information: 801-758-4327 or iplayisa.com.
USSSA Girls State/National Qualifier: Open classification tournament is March 31-April 1 at Fruita Little League. Information: Wally, 245-6285 or Don Wood, 250-5883.
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.
Western Colorado Horseshoe Pitching Club: Spring meeting is 6:30 p.m. on March 28 at Mesa Mall Community Meeting Room. Information: Jeff, 260-6287.
Grand Valley Beer Festival: May 19 from 1-5 p.m. at Colorado Mesa University Ballroom. Benefits Maverick Club’s student-athlete scholarship fund. Fee: $20 before April 1, $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Admission is free for designated drivers and non-tasters. Information: 248-1902 or grandvalleybeerfesitval.com.
Palisade Snowshoe Trip: March 10 on Grand Mesa. Fee: $3 plus $3 for carpool driver. Meet at Town Hall at 9 a.m. Information: Sarah, 623-1195.