Selected Community Events


Debate Watch Parties

Old Chicago's, Barons bar and CMU
We are Berning up with excitement!!! We have a great way to show your support for Bernie locally. There is not 1, not 2, but 3! Berning Hot Debate Watch parties going on and you are invited to take your pick of which one you'd like to attend. We should have awesome Bernie buttons and t-shirts available. All events are on Tuesday, October 13, from 6-9 p.m.

Come enjoy a cold beer and a hot debate! We are having a debate watch party at Old Chicago to see Bernie blow everyone out of the water with his insight into issues that matter! One Bernie t-shirt will be given away each hour. Everyone welcome! Let's have fun and support Bernie!
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Join us for good food and good drinks at Barons Bar and Grill as we FINALLY see Bernie in action for this first Democratic debate of the season. Lets make this an EVENT!! We'll be tuned in and watching on several TVs where everyone is welcome (including the kiddos) to come watch and discuss this first Democratic debate.
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Come watch the debate at CMU's ballroom and enjoy listening to Bernie give real solutions to the real issues! Open to everyone! One Bernie t-shirt will be given away every hour!
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Come enjoy good company and join the revolution! Bern baby, Bern!
Grand Junction for Bernie Sanders
Jeff Niles 970-270-0190

National Voter Registration Day

Mesa County Public Libraries - Central Branch and Clifton Branch, Grand Junction, CO
Voters can update or register to vote as part of National Voter Registration Day
Nicole Ruiz

Mt. Garfield Daughters of the American Revolution

Wine Country Inn in Palisade
This meeting celebrates the Mount Garfield Chapter's 104th Birthday. Gary Hinaman will present the program commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War. The cost of the luncheon is $20. Submit reservations to Kathy Selover at 858-1617.
Mary McFarlin
(970) 242-7074

Convention of States Townhall

Montrose, CO
A Townhall sponsored by "Convention of States" to explain how State legislative bodies can use Article V of the Constitution to propose Amendments to Constitution to reign in an out-of-control Government.
Jeff Hogan, 970-417-4165, 67180 Omar Court, Montrose, CO 81401

Pro-Life Night

Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction
A nationally recognized pro-life speaker, Abby Johnson, will be at Colorado Mesa University in conclusion to a week-long event on campus. The event was started by two Palisade High School students, Melita Pawlowski and Katie Duncan, and has grown into a project that is supported by Mesa County Right to Life, Grand Valley Students for Life, Mesa Catholic Campus Ministries and Hope Haven Foundation. Abby Johnson will be speaking about her prior involvement with Planned Parenthood, abortion alternatives and pro-life issues as a whole. Student and community members alike are invited to attend this free event.
Katie Duncan, (970) 462-5896,

Affordable Care Act Day of Action

225 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO
The general plan for the ACA Day of Action is to assemble at Congressman Scott Tipton's Grand Junction office on Wednesday April 23rd and present him with the best statistics we can gather on ACA Signups in Mesa County and in the 3rd Congressional District and have some validators with success stories of how they were helped by gaining coverage through the ACA and ask Tipton why he continues to work against his constituents in voting a ridiculous number of times to overturn the ACA.
Rick Baer, 970-778-6718,

Pro-Life Candlelight Vigil

Old County Courthouse (6th and Rood), Grand Junction
A pro-life Candlelight Vigil and Walk for Life will take place on Thursday, January 23rd, at 5:30 p.m. at the Old County Courthouse (6th and Rood). The vigil will remember the more than 55 million lives lost to abortion since the 1973 Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court decision. After the vigil and walk, we will proceed to the First United Methodist Church (522 White Avenue) for a chili dinner. Questions, please call Colleen at (970) 640-7761.
Colleen Nycum at (970) 640-7761 -

Dr. Ron Paul at Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, Colorado
Former Presidential candidate and Texas Congressman, Dr. Ron Paul will speak at Colorado Mesa University. The topic is "Liberty Defined: The Future of Freedom". Register for a FREE ticket at:
Tisha Casida, 719-252-1763,