Timeout, Nov. 20, 2013
K-2nd Grade League: Season begins Jan. 11 for boys and girls at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Deadline: Dec. 1. Fee: $35/player. Information: Whitnee Lear, 874-0923.
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.
Turkey Trot 5K: Registration is open for the 7th annual Grand Junction Turkey Trot, which will start and finish in downtown Grand Junction. The race begins at 9 a.m. on Nov. 28, with proceeds benefiting Toys for Tots, the Colorado Professional Firefighters Foundation and a local fund for sick or injured firefighters and their families. Register online at gjturkeytrot.org. Cost: $25 for 16-older, $15 for ages 5-15. Strollers and leashed pets are welcome at the family-friendly event.
Strider Tom Turkey: 6-mile prediction run starts at 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 23 at 2932 B Road in Grand Junction. Correctly predict your race time and win a turkey. Information: 270-0774.
Winter Sun 10K: Starts at 10 a.m. on Dec. 7 at Moab High School. Information: http://www.moabhalfmarathon.com
GJ Jingle Bell Jog: The 5-kilometer run begins at 10 a.m. on Dec. 14 at Canyon View Park. Information: GJ Parks and Rec, 254-FUNN (254-3866).
Strider 5-Mile Time Trial: Begins at 11 a.m. on Dec. 21 at the Riverfront Trail by Albertson’s. Information: 270-0774.
Glacier Programs: Registration is now open for the Learn to Skate Program and all youth and adult hockey leagues at Glacer Ice Arena. The arena is also running a Thanksgiving week out-of-school special. For information on that schedule and all programs, go to http://www.glaciericearena.net or call 242-RINK (242-7465).
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.
Learn to Swim Classes: Jan. 6-March 19 for all levels at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $45/10 lessons. Information: 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.
Fruita Mat Cats Club: Youth coaches needed with experience in wrestling to coach youth wrestlers ages 3-14. Coaches will be compensated. Information: Nathan, 201-3446.
Colorado Outlaws Club: Club is looking for youth wrestlers 12-under 70 to 100 pounds. Information: 434-3652.
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.
Zumba for Kids: Mondays through Dec. 16 from 5:45-6:45 p.m. for boys and girls ages 7-12 at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $15. Information: 874-0923.