Calendar

Feb
24
Fri
Shorts & Sweets @ Palisade High School
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm

Enjoy a night of student-produced one-act scenes, monologues and cabaret at 7 p.m. at the Kamas Auditorium at Palisade High School. Performances are followed by a delicious dessert ($5 suggested donation).

Feb
25
Sat
“Rusalka” at Regal Theater
Feb 25 @ 6:30 pm

Regal Theater presents “Rusalka” by the Metropolitan Opera at 10:55 a.m. A second showing is at 6:30 p.m. on March 1. Tickets for the opera are $24 for adults, $22 for seniors and $18 for children.

Shorts & Sweets @ Palisade High School
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm

Enjoy a night of student-produced one-act scenes, monologues and cabaret at 7 p.m. at the Kamas Auditorium at Palisade High School. Performances are followed by a delicious dessert ($5 suggested donation).

Feb
27
Mon
“How to Start a Critique Group” @ Western Colorado Community College
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

Award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks conducts this writing class at Western Colorado Community College at 6 p.m. This class covers the types of critique groups, what a critique group does, how to comment effectively, scheduling and submissions. For more information, contact 255-2800 or cec@coloradomesa.edu.

Mar
1
Wed
Medicare 101: Introduction to Medicare @ Mesa County RSVP
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare 101:  Introduction to Medicare @ Mesa County RSVP

NEW to Medicare?

Free Medicare 101 seminar at Mesa County RSVP!

The RSVP SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project) will hold an educational seminar from 10 a.m. to noon.

Learn:
When and how you sign up
What Part A and Part B Cover
How to choose the best health and drug plan
And more!

Seating is limited. Call 970-243-9839 Ext. 1 to reserve your seat!

Medicare 101 is held the first Wednesday of every month (except holidays and December) at:
Mesa County RSVP, Inc.
422 White Ave., Suite 090
(Basement of the US Bank).

Mar
2
Thu
Gardening Seminar Series 2017 @ USDA Service Center
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm
Gardening Seminar Series 2017 @ USDA Service Center

This seven session series meets Thursdays from March 2 through April 13 at the USDA Service Center, covering many important aspects of gardening in the Uncompahgre Valley. Each session will concentrate on a different topic. Weekly topics: Introduction/information Sources (3/2), Garden Types & Techniques (3/9), Climate (3/16), Soils in Your Garden (3/23), The Carbon of it All (3/30), Species and Variety Selection (4/6) and Dealing with Unplanned Situations (4/13). Time will be available for specific questions and discussion of your situation. Participants may attend the entire series or only those sessions that are of special interest for their gardening situation. Sessions in the gardening series will be taught by Larry Wobeter, Dave Dearstyne and Reed Irwin. These gardeners have combined gardening experience of over 100 years. Other gardeners will share their experiences and knowledge throughout the series. Contact jheath@montroselibrary.org for more information.

Mar
3
Fri
Foodie Fridays @ Region 10
Mar 3 @ 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.

Mar
4
Sat
International Women’s Day Expo @ Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Grand Valley
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join the local community in celebrating International Women’s Day! IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

10:30am-11:30am: The Origins of International Women’s Day Original dramatic reading followed by Q&A.

11:45am-1:45pm: Women’s Issues Roundtable Join a panel of community members in an open discussion forum covering a variety of issues affecting women in the local community.

2:00pm-3:00pm: Our Stories Share your story! Share in the laughter and struggles of others, comfort fears, and rejoice in the triumphs and successes of women in the community.

Visit tables from local organizations providing support services & information for women. Kids can make crafts to celebrate the strong women in their lives. View artwork by, for, & about women and women’s issues.

How will you #BeBoldForChange?

Mar
8
Wed
Medicare 201: Beyond Basics @ Mesa County RSVP
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare 201:  Beyond Basics @ Mesa County RSVP

I’m on Medicare – now what?

Free Medicare 201 seminar at Mesa County RSVP!

The RSVP SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project) will hold an educational seminar from 10 a.m. to noon.

Topics include:
Help with billing issues
Financial Assistance
How to choose the best health and drug plan next year
And more!

Seating is limited. Call 970-243-9839 Ext. 1 to reserve your seat!
Medicare 201 is held at
Mesa County RSVP, Inc.
422 White Ave., Suite 090
(Basement of the US Bank).

Mar
31
Fri
Music of Heaven @ First United Methodist Church
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm
Music of Heaven @ First United Methodist Church

The Schumann Singers present their spring concert, titled “Music of Heaven.” This concert will feature the sublime Fauré “Requiem” as well as varied selections of other music with heavenly themes from classic and living composers in both America and Europe.

Feb
24
Fri
Shorts & Sweets @ Palisade High School
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm

Enjoy a night of student-produced one-act scenes, monologues and cabaret at 7 p.m. at the Kamas Auditorium at Palisade High School. Performances are followed by a delicious dessert ($5 suggested donation).

Feb
25
Sat
“Rusalka” at Regal Theater
Feb 25 @ 6:30 pm

Regal Theater presents “Rusalka” by the Metropolitan Opera at 10:55 a.m. A second showing is at 6:30 p.m. on March 1. Tickets for the opera are $24 for adults, $22 for seniors and $18 for children.

Shorts & Sweets @ Palisade High School
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm

Enjoy a night of student-produced one-act scenes, monologues and cabaret at 7 p.m. at the Kamas Auditorium at Palisade High School. Performances are followed by a delicious dessert ($5 suggested donation).

Feb
27
Mon
“How to Start a Critique Group” @ Western Colorado Community College
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

Award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks conducts this writing class at Western Colorado Community College at 6 p.m. This class covers the types of critique groups, what a critique group does, how to comment effectively, scheduling and submissions. For more information, contact 255-2800 or cec@coloradomesa.edu.

Mar
1
Wed
Medicare 101: Introduction to Medicare @ Mesa County RSVP
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare 101:  Introduction to Medicare @ Mesa County RSVP

NEW to Medicare?

Free Medicare 101 seminar at Mesa County RSVP!

The RSVP SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project) will hold an educational seminar from 10 a.m. to noon.

Learn:
When and how you sign up
What Part A and Part B Cover
How to choose the best health and drug plan
And more!

Seating is limited. Call 970-243-9839 Ext. 1 to reserve your seat!

Medicare 101 is held the first Wednesday of every month (except holidays and December) at:
Mesa County RSVP, Inc.
422 White Ave., Suite 090
(Basement of the US Bank).

Mar
2
Thu
Gardening Seminar Series 2017 @ USDA Service Center
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm
Gardening Seminar Series 2017 @ USDA Service Center

This seven session series meets Thursdays from March 2 through April 13 at the USDA Service Center, covering many important aspects of gardening in the Uncompahgre Valley. Each session will concentrate on a different topic. Weekly topics: Introduction/information Sources (3/2), Garden Types & Techniques (3/9), Climate (3/16), Soils in Your Garden (3/23), The Carbon of it All (3/30), Species and Variety Selection (4/6) and Dealing with Unplanned Situations (4/13). Time will be available for specific questions and discussion of your situation. Participants may attend the entire series or only those sessions that are of special interest for their gardening situation. Sessions in the gardening series will be taught by Larry Wobeter, Dave Dearstyne and Reed Irwin. These gardeners have combined gardening experience of over 100 years. Other gardeners will share their experiences and knowledge throughout the series. Contact jheath@montroselibrary.org for more information.

Mar
3
Fri
Foodie Fridays @ Region 10
Mar 3 @ 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.

Mar
4
Sat
International Women’s Day Expo @ Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Grand Valley
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join the local community in celebrating International Women’s Day! IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

10:30am-11:30am: The Origins of International Women’s Day Original dramatic reading followed by Q&A.

11:45am-1:45pm: Women’s Issues Roundtable Join a panel of community members in an open discussion forum covering a variety of issues affecting women in the local community.

2:00pm-3:00pm: Our Stories Share your story! Share in the laughter and struggles of others, comfort fears, and rejoice in the triumphs and successes of women in the community.

Visit tables from local organizations providing support services & information for women. Kids can make crafts to celebrate the strong women in their lives. View artwork by, for, & about women and women’s issues.

How will you #BeBoldForChange?

Mar
8
Wed
Medicare 201: Beyond Basics @ Mesa County RSVP
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare 201:  Beyond Basics @ Mesa County RSVP

I’m on Medicare – now what?

Free Medicare 201 seminar at Mesa County RSVP!

The RSVP SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project) will hold an educational seminar from 10 a.m. to noon.

Topics include:
Help with billing issues
Financial Assistance
How to choose the best health and drug plan next year
And more!

Seating is limited. Call 970-243-9839 Ext. 1 to reserve your seat!
Medicare 201 is held at
Mesa County RSVP, Inc.
422 White Ave., Suite 090
(Basement of the US Bank).

Mar
31
Fri
Music of Heaven @ First United Methodist Church
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm
Music of Heaven @ First United Methodist Church

The Schumann Singers present their spring concert, titled “Music of Heaven.” This concert will feature the sublime Fauré “Requiem” as well as varied selections of other music with heavenly themes from classic and living composers in both America and Europe.