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May 2, 2017 0
Each year, the BEACON Senior Newspaper honors the dedicated men and women of the Grand Valley who volunteer to make our world a better place. Our readers nominate individuals who contribute their time, skills and special talents to our community. All of these volunteers go beyond the call of duty [ . . . ]

Upcoming Community Events

Apr
17
Mon
all-day Alpine Artists’ Holiday Art Show... @ 57th Alpine Artists' Holiday Art Show
Alpine Artists’ Holiday Art Show... @ 57th Alpine Artists' Holiday Art Show
Apr 17 – Jun 26 all-day
Alpine Artists' Holiday Art Show Call for Entries @ 57th Alpine Artists' Holiday Art Show
Online registration is open NOW through June 26. Categories: Oil/Acrylic, Watercolor, Drawing & Printmaking, Pastel, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Photography and a Student Division. All entries will be eligible for Best in Show ($500) and each category will be have awards for first ($400), second ($200) and third ($100) place. Show will [ . . . ]
May
24
Wed
8:00 am Dementia Caregivers @ St. Mary’s Hospital
Dementia Caregivers @ St. Mary’s Hospital
May 24 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 am
Find books for all ages at this book sale from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. in the main lobby at St. Mary’s Hospital. For more information, call Judy at 434-4829.
May
27
Sat
8:33 pm Night sky viewing session @ Highline Lake State Park
Night sky viewing session @ Highline Lake State Park
May 27 @ 8:33 pm
Western Colorado Astronomy Club holds a free public night sky viewing session starting after sundown at Highline Lake State Park. The night’s viewing will include the Moon, Mars, Saturn and Jupiter.
May
28
Sun
12:00 pm Cancer patient fundraiser @ Collbran Auditorium
Cancer patient fundraiser @ Collbran Auditorium
May 28 @ 12:00 pm
Support Plateau Valley cancer patients at a nonprofit fundraising event in the Collbran Auditorium at noon. There will be a live butterfly release, a social history tour, refreshments, horse-drawn wagon rides and demonstrations. To learn more, contact Joyce Chicos at 250-5188.
Jun
2
Fri
9:00 am Foodie Fridays @ Region 10
Foodie Fridays @ Region 10
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Know the state and county laws, rules and regulations that govern the Colorado food industry. This event is on the first Friday of each month. Workshops are conducted by Montrose County’s Environmental Health Director Jim Austin and are free and open to the public.

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