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Antique appeal:

April 3, 2017 0
Antique stores areamong the most visited locations in downtown areas for out-of-town visitors. But in a time where it’s common to hear words such as “downsizing,” “spring cleaning” or “minimalism,” why do people still buy antiques? The difference between old and not-so-old To be considered antique, an item must be [ . . . ]

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 [ . . . ]
Apr
26
Wed
all-day Spring Bird Walk @ Meet at Albertson's/Riverfront Trail
Spring Bird Walk @ Meet at Albertson's/Riverfront Trail
Apr 26 all-day
Spring Bird Walk @ Meet at Albertson's/Riverfront Trail
Spring has Sprung! Join an experienced birder for a stroll along the Audubon trail to see and hear who’s back from their wintering grounds and gearing up for breeding season. Walks will last approximately 2-3 hours, but participants may leave early if they choose. Keep an eye out for Lazuli [ . . . ]
Apr
27
Thu
10:00 am Jewelry Sale brought to you by F... @ St Marys Hospital Lobby
Jewelry Sale brought to you by F... @ St Marys Hospital Lobby
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm
Everything is $5.99! Great savings on jewelry and accessories. Midnight Madness preview sale April 26 10pm-12am, April 27 10am-8pm and April 28 7am-4pm. Check out – Jewelryisfun.com. Brought to you by Friends of St Marys and net proceeds benefit St Marys Foundation.
Apr
28
Fri
6:30 pm “Writing Mysteries is Murder”
“Writing Mysteries is Murder”
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm
An awards banquet turns deadly when an investigative reporter is murdered. Audience members become suspects and deputies in this audience interactive mystery dinner theater at A Taste of Heaven Catering. Presented by Mesa Murder Mystery, the show begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $29.99 and available at www.cateringatasteofheaven.com.
Apr
29
Sat
7:00 pm Contra dance on Main Street @ Margery Ballroom
Contra dance on Main Street @ Margery Ballroom
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm
Join in the folk dancing at the Margery Ballroom at 523 1/2, Main Street. The dance starts at 7:30 p.m., and a new dancers’ workshop begins at 7 p.m. All dances are taught and cued by a caller. Come with or without a partner in casual dress. Tickets for adults [ . . . ]

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