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Grand County Community Events Calendar, May 23-May 29

Friday

May 23

Rough-Writers Writing Group, 8 a.m., Big Shooter Coffee, Kremmling. Call 970-531-1907 or email ctracy@mac.com for more details; new members welcome. Meetings every Friday.

Young Eagles Flight Rally, 8 a.m. sharp, Granby/Grand County Airport. Free introductory flights for kids ages 10-17 who have Never taken a Young Eagles flight before.

Bike Granby Ranch opens, All Day, Granby. Whether beginner or expert, there is a trail for everyone to enjoy. Phone 888-850-4615 for more details or check-out www.granbyranch.com/bike-granby-ranch .

Pole Creek Opening Day, All Day, Tabernash. For details and tee times call 970-887-9195.

Carson & Barnes Circus, 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Kremmling on Jackson St., just north of West Grand High School. Advance tickets $10 adult/$6 child or buy at the door. A portion of all proceeds benefit the Kremmling Preschool.

Grand County Breastfeeding Network Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Granby Library Community Room. Join our informal conversation and a short review of a breastfeeding and parenting related book or topic each social hour. There are no costs for these events.

Acme Duo plays Pancho & Lefty’s, 6 p.m., Grand Lake. Visit www.panchosgrandlake.com for more dates and times. Check out Acme Sat/Sun this week also at Pancho & Lefty’s.

Martin & Taylor perform at Daven Haven Lodge, 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Come listen to the wonderful acoustic live music. For more information call 970-627-8144.

Bingo in the Park, 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m., Grand Lake pavilion, all summer long. Call 970-627-3402 for more information. This event occurs every Friday and Saturday night during summer.

The Treasure of Shiver River Melodrama, 8 p.m.-10 p.m., Grand Lake Community House Theater. A tradition for many years, this melodrama provides wholesome entertainment for the whole family. This is an audience participation event. Visit www.grandartscouncil.com for ticket information or call 970-531-0804; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday showtimes.

Tight Like That plays EG’s Garden Grill, 8:30 p.m., Grand Lake.

Piano Joe plays Grumpy’s, 10 p.m., Grand Lake

Saturday

May 24

Flea Market, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Granby, next to Teddy’s Toy Wash on Saturdays!

Young Eagles Flight Rally, 8 a.m. sharp, Kremmling Airport, McElroy Field. Free introductory flights for kids ages 10-17 who have Never taken a Young Eagles flight before.

Author Randi Levine, “The Muffin Lady”, presents, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Bob Scott’s Authentic Indian Jewelry, 912 Grand Ave., Grand Lake. Listen in as “The Muffin Lady” shares her secrets of high altitude cooking and for a book signing. For details call Bob Scott at 970-531-6445.

Kauffman House Museum Opens for Summer, All Day, 407 Pitkin Street, Grand Lake. Come see for yourself why this authentically restored Victorian hotel is considered such a ‘Classy’ History Experience. Costs: $5 Adults/Children 12 and younger are free. Call 970-627-9644 for details.

Wilderness Connections, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Kawuneeche Visitor Center, Rocky Mountain National Park. Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act with a moderate hike to a hidden meadow and picturesque creek. Call 970-627-3471 for details.

Habitat Hot Dog Day, 11 a.m., Country Ace Hardware in Granby. Stop by, grab a hot dog, make a donation, and know you are helping Habitat for Humanity raise funds for the 2014 Habitat house.

Sam Kerber Fundraiser, Reach for the Moon, Noon-4 p.m., Fontenot’s Restaurant, Winter Park. All proceeds will benefit Sam Kerber’s medical expenses and upcoming surgery. Costs $75 pp which includes a Cajun Style Buffet. For details call 970-726-4021.

Rural Health Network Summer Availability, 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Middle Park Medical Center, Granby. These events will occur every second and fourth Saturday until Labor Day. Granby (Thu), Fraser (Wed), Kremmling (Last Tues. of month). For more information, please call 970-725-3477.

Zip Line Opening Day at Snow Mountain Ranch. To book your adventure call 970-887-2152.

Summer Dog Obedience Classes with “Furever Behavior’s” Victoria Baker, 5:30 p.m., Granby Library and Polhamus Park Pavilion. Register by calling Granby Rec. Department at 970-887-3961. Cost depends of number of weeks per session.

Never Summer Squares 2014 Dances, 6 p.m.-10 p.m., Granby Community Center. If you want to have a great time, meet the friendliest people around, and get some exercise while you’re at it, why not try Square Dancing. Contact Matt Raynak at 970-531-1626 for more information on dances and lesson times.

Peggy Mann Band play at El Pacifico, 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m., 920 Grand Ave., Grand Lake. Reservations Requested, 970-627-9322. This event occurs Saturday and Sunday nights.

Saturday Night in the Park, 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Kawuneeche Visitor Center, RMNP. Enjoy an evening program in the auditorium. For program details, call 970-627-3471.

Piano Joe plays Grumpy’s, 8 p.m., Grand Lake.

Acme plays Pancho & Lefty’s, 8 p.m.-11 p.m., Grand Lake.

J.D. Nash Band plays the Lariat Saloon, 9:30 p.m., Sat/Sun, Grand Lake. Get your boots, hat and get to where the party’s at!

Kill the Keg at Ullr’s Tavern, 10 p.m., Winter Park. Have no fear it’s live music and penny beer!

Sunday

May 25

Memorial Day BBQ, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa. Kick off summer with old-fashioned and delicious Chef-prepared, all you can eat BBQ. Costs $29 pp/Kids under 12 half price. For more information call 970-726-7013.

Rob Drabkin and Dave Preston plays Heck’s, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Devil’s Thumb Ranch.

Acme plays Pancho & Lefty’s, 4 p.m.-7 p.m., Grand Lake.

Kill the Keg & Live Music, 9 p.m.-11 p.m., Ullrs Tavern, Winter Park.

Monday

May 26

County offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Photography Exhibition, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall.

Donation Yoga, 9:15 a.m.-10:30 a.m., Mountain Moon Yoga, Winter Park. Donate $1 minimum, all proceeds go to local non-profits. For information visit www.mtmoonyoga.com .

Memorial Day Parade in Grand Lake, 10 a.m., Grand Avenue. Enjoy this annual tradition to kick off the summer season. Veterans are provided with complimentary coffee and continental breakfast at Pancho & Lefty’s and will be treated to a potluck after the ceremony. For details call 970-627-3402.

Free Ongoing Knitters Gathering and Instruction, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Lonesome Stone Yarn & Gift Shop, Granby. For details call 970-531-8554.

Texas Hold Em’ at Pancho & Lefty’s, 6:30 p.m.-10 p.m. every Monday night, Grand Lake.

Open Mic Night, Ullrs Tavern, Winter Park, every Monday 10 p.m.-11:55 p.m., Free.

Tuesday

May 27

Photography Exhibition, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall.

Story Time, 10 a.m., Fraser Library. Program for children under the age of 5. Call 970-726-5689 for more information.

Granby Recreational After School Program, 4:10 p.m.-6 p.m., Granby Elem. Lunchroom. For Kindergarten through fifth grade students. Offered everyday, M-Fr. Costs $5 or $6 depending on length. Enjoy activities of arts & crafts, sports, games, homework help and more. Call Elliot or Julie at 970-887-3961 to register.

Chorale Rehearsal, 7:15 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, Granby. Open to all men and young men who enjoy singing. Grandchorale.org

Trivia Night, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Crooked Creek Saloon, Fraser. All are welcome to test their knowledge against the masters.

Dave Preston plays Heck’s, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Tue/Wed/Thurs, Devil’s Thumb Ranch.

Wednesday

May 28

Photography Exhibition, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall.

Story Time, 10 a.m., Granby Library. Program for children under the age of 5. Call 970-887-2149 for more information.

Story Time, 11:15 a.m., Hot Sulphur Springs Library. Program for children under the age of 5. Call 970-725-3942 for more information.

Granby Rotary Club meets for lunch, noon, every Wednesday, Maverick’s Restaurant in Granby. Visit www.granbyrotary.org for upcoming topics.

Mountain Family Center Free Fusion Fitness Class, 5:30 p.m., Old Historic Church, Fraser. Call 970-557-3186 with questions.

Wii Night, 5 p.m.-6 p.m., Volunteer Run, Juniper Library, Grand Lake. Includes pizza, arts and crafts. Call 970-627-8353 for more information.

23rd Annual Friends of the Library Progressive Dinner, 5 p.m., Juniper Library in Grand Lake. Enjoy several restaurants around Grand Lake while supporting the children’s programs, materials, and reading programs of all five Grand County Libraries. Reservations are required, seating limited. Call 970-627-8353 or visit www.friendsofgrandcountylibrary.org .

Free Ongoing Knitters Gathering and Instruction, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., Lonesome Stone Yarn & Gift Shop, Granby. For details call 970-531-8554.

Thursday

May 29

Photography Exhibition, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Hot Sulphur Springs Town Hall.

Story Time, 10 a.m., Grand Lake and Kremmling Library. Program for children under the age of 5. Call 970-627-8353 for more information.

Granby Recreation After School Program, 4 p.m., Granby Elementary School. For ages Kindergarten through 5 years. Offered everyday, M-Fr, kids enjoy arts & crafts, sports, games, homework help and so much more. Call the Rec. Dept. at 970-887-3961.

Fraser Valley Seniors Potluck, noon, Fraser Historic Church.

Free Knitting/Crochet Class, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Dandy Mountain Designs, Granby. Call Dawn with questions at 970-371-7100.

Mountain Family Center Free Fusion Fitness Class, 5 p.m., Granby Elementary Art Room. Call 970-557-3186 with questions.

Trails Night, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Fraser Outdoor Activity Center. Get informed and involved! Come learn about local trails groups and various ways to make a difference. Complimentary appetizers and beverages. Call 970-726-1013 or email hta@headwaterstrails.org .

Karaoke, 5:30 p.m., Pancho& Lefty’s, Grand Lake.

Boot Scootin’ @ Grumpy’s, 9 p.m.-11 p.m., Grand Lake, every Thursday.

Open Mic Night, hosted by Adam Lynam, 9:30 p.m., Crooked Creek Saloon, Fraser.


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