United Way of Mesa County 60th anniversary brunch, doors 10 a.m., brunch 11 a.m.–1 p.m., University Center Ballroom, Colorado Mesa University, speaker is Karen Loucks Rinedollar, founder and Denver coordinator of Project Linus, tickets cost $60, purchase at 970tix.com.
Colorado West Timekeepers, Chapter 138 of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, 2 p.m. third Sunday of each month, Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, 241-0792, 243-7457, 245-2613.
Knights of Columbus Council 13621 pancake breakfast, 7:30 a.m.–noon, third Sunday of each month, 790 26½ Road, $6 adults, $4 ages 6-12, younger than 6 free, proceeds benefit the fund for local charities, 260-7664.
Palisade Sunday Farmers Market, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Sundays, downtown Palisade, fresh produce, arts and craft vendors, live music, chef demonstrations, 464-5602, townofpalisade.org/departments/sunday-market-page.
Adult Children of Alcoholism/Dysfunction support group, 4–5:15 p.m. Sundays and 10:15–11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Alano Club, 404 Glenwood Ave., 243-1010.
Unwind open studio, noon–2 p.m. Sundays and Fridays, Spun, 237 S. Bower Ave., Palisade, free gathering time to meet with friends and work on your crafting projects together, knitting, weaving, crochet or other craft project, spunpalisade.com, 464-2808.
Veterans Resource Tour and Town Hall, tour 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Western Region One Source, 482 28 Road, specialists will provide information on veterans benefits, medical eligibility, burial benefits, mental health counseling and on the spot enrollment; town hall 6–7 p.m., includes updates from the Department of Veterans Affairs and a Q&A portion.
Grand Valley Transit Travel Training for Families, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., Clifton Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 590 32 Road, families will start at the Clifton Branch with a short presentation on the basics of riding the bus, participants will then will walk 1/3-mile to the GVT Transfer Facility and board the Route 9 bus to Lincoln Park to play in the park or go to the free Splash Pad, return trip leaves at 12:20 p.m., registration required, 243-4442, mesacountylibraries.org.
Tech Expo 2019, noon–5 p.m., R-5 Summit Complex, 455 N. 22nd St., learn from more than 100 School District 51 students how technology provides a positive influence on their future, 254-5105.
Town hall meeting to discuss state and local issues, 5:30–6:30 p.m., University Center Room 213, Colorado Mesa University, 1455 N. 12th St., hosted by Attorney General Phil Weiser and State Rep. Matt Soper, open to public, coag.gov.
Grand Mesa A Cappella Sweet Adelines Chorus, rehearsal 6:30–9 p.m. Mondays, Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, grandmesachorus.org.
Grand Junction Chess Club, 6:30–10:30 p.m. Mondays, Starbucks, in the Safeway store, Patterson and 29 roads, 243-1073.
Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Mondays; noon Tuesdays; 7 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays; newcomers optional meeting 8:30 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in basement, overeatersanonymousgrandjunction.org, 263-4496.
Mesa County Ghost Towns, 3 p.m. Clifton branch, Mesa County Libraries, 590 32 Road, in-house library historian Ike Rakiecki will use photos and maps to guide a quick visual tour of the many abandoned towns and communities throughout the county, 243-4442, mesacountylibraries.org.
Blood Drive, 12:30–2:30 p.m., Clifton Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 590 32 Road, St. Mary's Bloodmobile will be on site to receive blood donations, registration limited, register in advance mesacountylibraries.org.
Mesa Lodge 58 I.O.O.F., 3 p.m. Tuesday, 3002 Interstate 70 Business Loop, No. 1, 523-4355, 523-0379.
Fruita Lions Club, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Judy's Restaurant, 435 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, 858-7766.
Western Slope Coin Club, free coin and currency evaluation clinic for the public 5:30–6:30 p.m.; meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1247, 1404 Ute Ave., 241-1770.
Knitting Club, 6:30–8 p.m. Tuesday, Community of Christ Church, 2880 B ½ Road, open to knitters and crocheters of all ages and skill levels, personal or group projects to benefit the community, yarn, needles, hooks and looms available if needed, 623-1455, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mesa County Republican Men's Club discussion meeting, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Fiesta Guadalajara, 710 North Ave., all welcome to participate in discussion on issues of Mesa County and local communities, 241-6470.
Thunder Mountain Camera Club, 7–9 p.m., fourth Tuesday of each month, Western Colorado Community College, 2520 Blichmann Ave., Building B, room 171, nonprofit organization promoting the study, enjoyment and use of photography, 216-9311, thundermountaincameraclub.org.
Meeting for people with spinal cord injuries, 12:15–1:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, entrance 22, in the East-West Conference room, St. Mary's Advanced Medicine Pavilion, 750 Wellington Ave., 245-5267.
Latin-Anglo Alliance, 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday of each month, Latin-Anglo Alliance, 760 Winters Ave, 248-3658.
Palisade Sunrise Rotary Club, 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Wine Country Inn, 777 Grande River Drive, Palisade, 433-7217.
Bookcliff Barbershop Harmony Chorus, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Northeast Christian Church, 2751 Patterson Road, in the auditorium, 257-7664, bookcliffchorus.wordpress.com.
Grand Junction Toastmasters No. 1671, 6:45–7:45 a.m. Tuesdays, Commons of Hilltop Garden Room, 625 27 ½ Road, 683-4927, email@example.com.
Mesa County Genealogical Society, noon, lower level of the Museum of the West, 462 Ute Ave., program is "Women and the American Revolution," business meeting will follow, mesacountygenealogy.org.
The High Desert Scooter Club, 6 p.m. Wednesday, meet at Dan's Moto Works, 2699 Unaweep Ave., regional rides, dinner/social activities and rally, 250-8670.
Knitted Knockers, 10 a.m.–noon Wednesday, Black Sheep Handworks Studio, 310 N. Seventh St., (old R-5 building), knit prosthesis for breast cancer survivors, $5 donation covers the special yarn required to make the prosthesis, pattern provided, bring a size 4 DPNs, completed "knockers" are donated to St. Mary's Regional Cancer Center, 970-901-1972, laurashome.com/store.
Beyond Words Book Club, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Central Library, 443 N. Sixth St., 243-4442.
Grand Valley Woodcarvers Club, 6 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month; 1 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday of each month, Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, 257-1549, 245-8817.
Farm and Ranch Market, 7:30 a.m.–noon Wednesdays and Saturdays, Cross Orchards Historic Site, 3073 F Road, fruits, vegetables, melons, meats, farmmarketgj.com.
Redlands Farmers Market, 5–8 p.m. Wednesdays, Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, produce, vendor booths, live music, food, Bible stories, crafts and games for kids in preschool–elementary school, 6–7 p.m. while you browse the market, redlandsumc.org, 245-1478.
Veterans Coffee Club, 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Western Region One Source, 482 28 Road, 257-3764, colorado.gov/dmva/wros.
Cups Club, 2–3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Artful Cup, 3090 N. 12th St., open to all friends of HopeWest, for those looking to meet new people, grow friendships, learn skills, discover hobbies, transportation options available, 248-8827.
TOPS CO 0082, weigh-in 8:30–9:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Grace Point Church, 606 28 3/4 Road, 260-7117, www.tops.org.
Mesa County Child Protection Team, 7 a.m. Wednesdays, Western Slope Center for Children, 2350 G Road, 241-8480.
Kiwanis Club of Grand Junction Golden K, 9–10 a.m. Wednesdays, Redlands Community Center, 2463 Broadway, ages 50-plus, hear about Grand Valley current events from local speakers while enjoying coffee and a sweet as well as good company, 242-1750, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wills, Estate Planning and Navigating Probate, 9:30–11:30 a.m., Grand Junction City Hall auditorium, 250 N. Fifth St., hosted by Mesa County Pro Bono Project and Colorado Legal Services Title III Senior Citizen Assistance Program, learn the difference between probate and non-probate transfers, appointment of fiduciaries and who should write a will, register 424-5748.
Factory After Hours, 5:30–7:30 p.m., Factory, 750 Main St., "Biking in the Grand Valley," with speakers Chandler Smith, co-owner and co-founder of Roll Massiff and Dawn Cooper, founder and owner of Boneshaker Adventures, RSVP members.factorycoworking.com.
Drum Clinic, 4 p.m., Fruita Branch, Mesa Country Libraries, 324 N. Coulson St., Fruita, library staff member Kristofer Petross, who plays drums for a local band and tours with national acts, will demonstrate different drumming styles, keeping tempo and assembling a drum kit, open to older children and teens and their families, 243-4442, mesacountylibraries.org.
CASA of Mesa County volunteer information night, 6–7 p.m., 360 Grand Ave., 242-4191.
The Inside/Out writer's critique group, second and fourth Thursday, Central Library, 443 N. Sixth St., 241-9178, 241-2168.
Clifton Lions Club, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Clifton Community Hall, 126 Second St., Clifton, 434-9794.
Grand Junction Gem and Mineral Club, 6:30 p.m., Gem and Mineral Clubhouse, 2328 Monument Road, 242-3134.
Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary No. 595, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Eagles Lodge, 1674 U.S. Highway 50, 433-8048.
Redlands Lions Club, dinner meeting 7 p.m. Thursday, Redlands Community Center, 2463 Broadway, 201-8432.
Grand Junction High School class 1946, noon Thursday, Golden Corral, 1100 Independent Ave., 245-2394.
Parents of Addicted Loved Ones, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 ½ Road, for parents with a son or daughter who struggles with alcohol, drugs or food, group provides education and support, 379-5786.
Market on Main, 5:30–8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Main Street downtown, vendors, produce, food, music, entertainment, no pets allowed, 245-9697.
Talk of the Town Toastmasters, noon–1 p.m. Thursdays, 128 N. Fifth St., Cendera Funding, downstairs, potential new members always welcome, talkofthetowngj.toastmastersclubs.org.
Peach Sectional Bridge Tournament, July 26–28, Marriott Courtyard, 765 Horizon Drive, Friday sessions are 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday sessions are 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Sunday is Double Swiss teams starting at 9:30 a.m., abcl.org, 623-3356.
Teen Retro Gaming Tournament, 2–5 p.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 443 N. Sixth St., teens square off over retro video games, entry limited, registration required mesacountylibraries.org, 243-4442.
Science Friday, 11 a.m., Out West Books, 533 Main St. John Seebach, assistant professor of archaeology at Colorado Mesa University, will talk to kids about how to be a real Indiana Jones, 986-8086, outwestbooks.co.
AARP Smart Driver Course, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Western Slope Driving Institute, 2486 Patterson Road, register 303-241-3414, aarpdriversafety.org.
Masonic Lodge 173 A.F. and A.M. Stated Communication, 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Friday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 242-0120.
Levis and Lace Square Dance Club, rounds 7–7:30, Mainstream with plus tips 7:30–9 p.m., second and fourth Friday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 986-8801, 434-6541.
Alzheimer's Association Support Group, 1–3 p.m. fourth Friday of each month, Alzheimer's Association, 2232 N. Seventh St., Suite B1, call ahead before your first visit to confirm the time/location, 800-272-3900, alz.org/help-support/community.
Redlands Rotary Club, noon Fridays, Two Rivers Convention Center, 216-3879.
Voices for Awareness conference, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., University Plaza at Colorado Mesa University, panel of lawmakers, state representative, local and federal law enforcement agencies, educators and other professionals will hear community concerns regarding substance abuse/overdose and self-harm/suicide, 250-8449, voicesforawareness.com.
Grand Junction Outing Club, hike Big Scout/Uncompahgre, meet 8 a.m., Orchard Mesa City Market, 243-7645, 812-6759.
Grand Mesa Moose Day Celebration, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., U.S. Forest Service Visitor Center, 20090 Baron Lake Drive, off of Colorado Highway 65, kid-friendly activities, prize giveaways, hike with a wildlife officer to look for signs of moose activity, moose presentations/demos, 255-6191.
Grand Valley Model Railroad Club, business meeting 7 p.m. second Monday of each month; work night 7 p.m. Thursdays; work day 9 a.m. fourth Saturday of each month, Cross Orchards Historic Site, 3073 F Road, sites.google.com/site/gvmrcgrdjct.
Fruita Farmers Market, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Fruita Civic Center Park, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, fresh produce, handmade crafts from local artisans, live music, 858-3894, fruitachamber.org/fruita-farmers-market.
Montrose Farmers Market, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturdays, beginning May 11, Centennial Plaza, at Main Street and Uncompahgre Avenue, in Montrose, farm-raised food, fun, entertainment, montrosefarmersmarket.com.
The Good Samaritan Clinic, free medical and mental health care, Saturdays, 402 Grand Ave., call 712-6518 for an appointment.
Cars & Coffee, 7–9 a.m. Saturdays, Spoon's Bistro & Bakery, 3090 N. 12th St., 241-7581.
The Weekly Calendar will not be published in The Daily Sentinel, after Sunday, July 28. Clubs and organizations are highly encouraged to upload events and ongoing monthly/weekly meetings to the online calendar at GJSentinel.com/calendar.