Juniper Ridge Gala & Silent Auction
523 1/2 Main St. LaPuerta Dance Studio
An evening of Dancing, Mingling, Drinks, Appetizers, Silent Auction & Dance Lesson 7:30-8pm. All proceeds go to Juniper Ridge Community School in Grand Junction, CO
Shawnalee Demers (970) 250-7344
Viva el Vino
Two Rivers Convention Center, Grand Junction
It's that time of the year again to Pour for Non-Profits! The Junior Service League of Grand Junction will host the 25th Annual U.S. Bank Viva el Vino on Saturday, April 12th. This wine-tasting event will be held at the Two Rivers Convention Center from 6pm-9pm. There will be over 200 wines to sample, beer from the Ale House, and food. There will also be an incredible silent auction with a wide array of items. All profits from Vivo el Vino are returned to non-profit organizations in Mesa County through JSL's Community Giving grants. Last year, $40,000 were awarded. Viva el Vino tickets cost $60 for General Admission or $90 for V.I.P., which serves even finer wines and champagnes in an exclusive seating area. For more information or to buy tickets, visit jslgj.com. Tickets can also be purchased at any U.S. Bank location or Fisher's Liquor Barn.
Dinosaur Resource Center, 201 S. Fairview St., Woodland Park, CO
Here comes Peter Cottontail hopping down the bunny trail all the way to the DRC to join Cathy Kelsay from Fantasy Forest Entertainment for a “hoppy” afternoon of stories and songs about bunnies, chicks and eggs. “Hop” to see you there!
Deb Robillard, 719-686-1820
Viva el Vino
Two Rivers Convention Center, Grand Junction, CO
A wine-tasting with over 200 wines, beer, food, and an incredible silent auctions. Profits are given to Mesa County non-profit organizations through grants awarded in December
Hannah Bou-Matar, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shimmy Mob Yard Sale to Benefit Hilltop's Latimer House
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
2065 Corral de Terra Drive, Grand Junction, CO
A yard sale conducted by the Shimmy Mob of Western Colorado with all proceeds going to benefit Hilltop's Latimer House that provides services to women & children impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault
To donate items, contact Jan Stanko at (970)250-8700 or email@example.com
Sherwood Park, Grand Junction, CO
LiPHe in the Grand Valley, Western Colorado's pulmonary hypertension support group is hosting a one mile walk, jog, or roll fundraiser to help bring awareness of this rare and incurable disease of the heart and lungs. The event is free, but registration is required and donations are accepted. Visit www.phassociation.org/phenomenalmile for more information and to register!
Anna Bower- firstname.lastname@example.org - 778-5347
Kristine Green- email@example.com - 254-1459
Night of Jazz! Benefit oCocert
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2817 North Ave, (A Taste of Heaven Catering) Grand Junction
Dance the night away with The Generations Jazz Ensemble (GJE) is comprised of musicians from the Grand Junction area that are committed to continuing the legacy of the "Big Band" music era of the 40's and 50's, and a few of the modern big band sounds of the 70's and 80's
Arrangements include songs from Glenn Miller, Woody Herman, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Arte Shaw, The Andrews Sisters, Stan Kenton, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Brian Setzer and many others. The Instrumentation for the GJE consists of five saxophones, three trumpets, three trombones, piano, upright bass, and drums.
Proceeds benefit St. Mary's Blood Donor Center. Hor d'Oeuvres served, Cash bar available. Tickets available through TicketWest and all City Market locations.
Georgia at A Taste of Heaven Catering 970-342-9400
Zoo Believers 5k Walk/ Run Race
Palisade International Honeybee Festival
Register before April 5th at raceroster.com/zoobelievers5run for 25.00 or raceday for 30.00 check our website at Childrensnaturecenter.org
Brenda Evers-Race Director @ 970 216 5934
Fly Fishing Expo
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
DoubleTree Hotel, Grand Junction
16th Annual Western Colorado Fly Fishing Expo. Free Admission. Special youth programs, hourly fishing programs, fly tying and casting demonstrations, outdoor vendors, door prizes, raffles, and more.
Steve McCall, Grand Valley Anglers
1st annual Western Colorado Alpaca Pen Sale
1427 Q Road Loma
alpaca sales, farm tours, family fun
Thunder Mountain United Soccer Club spring registration.
11:00 am - 5 pm
Gamerz Planet in Clifton.
A member of TMUSC will be there to answer any questions, fill out applications and discuss scholarships.
Jose Chacon 970-434-2164 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org