Selected Community Events
Festive Foods! Vegan Potluck
Community Room at Lakeside, 3150 Lakeside Drive, Grand Junction.
Vegan Life Colorado, Grand Junction Branch, invites everyone to attend a Festive Foods! Vegan Potluck, Sat. Dec. 20, gather 5:30, eat at 6:00 at the Community Room at Lakeside, 3150 Lakeside Drive, Grand Junction.
For potluck, bring a vegan bring a vegan snack or appetizer - free of animal products - to serve eight. New at this? Bring something as simple as cut up fruits or veggies, or check out recipes at http://www.delectableplanet.com/ or http://www.veganseatwhat.com/ Bring the recipe with all ingredients listed, your own place setting, and beverage. There is no charge.
Whether you, a friend, or family member is exploring the exciting possibilities of becoming vegan, or if you are a seasoned vegan looking for new recipes, vegan facts, or interested in sharing community – there’s something here for everyone. All are welcome!
Marian at 255-0417 or Rhonda 242-2089
Montrose Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Friendship Hall, Montrose County Fairgrounds
Thanksgiving in Montrose has been celebrated in the old-fashioned way for over 20 years...complete turkey meal with homemade pie; local entertainment and great door prizes; a game room for the children and plenty of neighborly conversation.
Sharon Rasmussen, Secretary/Publicity
970-240-1699 (we serve 2000 meals)
National Pancake Day
Since beginning it's National Pancake Day celebration in 2006, IHOP has raised 13 million to support charities in the communities in which it operates. On March 4th, 2014 from 7:00am to 10:00pm, guests from around the country will once again celebrate National Pancake Day at IHOP and will receive a free short stack of Buttermilk pancakes*. In return for the free pancakes, guests will be asked to consider leaving a donation for Childrens Miracle Network Hospitals or other designated local charities. Donations received at IHOP of Grand Junction 2420 US 6 & 50 (MESA MALL) will go to Shriners Hospitals for Children. Members of the Western Colorado Shrine Club will be there throughout the day. WCSC Clowns will entertain the kids with balloons. Please come out, enjoy a meal at IHOP and support the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Last year our store raised $2,807.00. Lets try and beat that goal this year.
Jerald Conyers, IHOP Store Captain
Maggie and Jiggs, Corned Beef and Cabbage with Irish Stew
Fruita United Methodist Church 405 Aspen Ave. Fruita, CO 970.858.3490
82nd Annual Maggie and Jiggs
Corned Beef and Cabbage with Irish Stew
Dine in or Take out
Adult $9.00, children under 12 $5.00
Sat. March 15th, 4:00 to 6:30 pm
Joan, 970 858-3490
Vegan Potluck to celebrate World Vegetarian month
Lakeside Community Room 3150 Lakeside Dr., Grand Junction
For potluck, please bring an ethnic vegan dish - free of animal products - to serve eight. New at this? Bring something as simple as cut up fruits or veggies, or check out recipes at www.ethnicvegan.com to explore vegan recipe ideas from around the world, or the International Vegetarian Union has 3,099 recipes at www.ivu.org/recipes/
Bring the recipe with all ingredients listed, your own place setting, and beverage.
There is no charge.
Marian at 255-0417 or Rhonda 242-2089
Colorado Mesa University, Moss Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
Gateway Canyons BBQ Blues
Sep 3, 2011 2:00 pm-10:00 pm
Gateway Canyons Ampetheater in Gateway, Colorado
5 Blues Bands including headliner The Hazel Miller Band, Little Joe McLerran & Robbie Mack, Teresa Lynne & The Dreamboats, The Brian Hornbuckle Band, and Steve Crenshaw. Fireworks at dark and food & craft vendors. Tickets are $20 in advance and can be purchased at City Market Stores. Tickets purchased at the gate are $25.