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Calendar: Going on in Grand

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Bees, Beekeeping and Honey — 5:30 p.m. At the Fraser Valley Library. Are bees becoming extinct? What about Colony Collapse Disorder? Does honey have health benefits? Why is honeycomb shaped like a hexagon? Find answers to all the question you’ve ever had about bees, beekeeping and honey. Jean the beekeeper will talk about the fascinating world of honey and the honeybee. Following the lecture there will be a free honey tasting.

Grand Lake concert series — 5 to 7 p.m. in the Grand Lake Town Park Gazebo. Every Wednesday through Sept. 6. Free family-friendly concerts. Bring a chair or blanket and your picnic dinner and enjoy.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 7

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver — 6 p.m. at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 8

High Country Conservatives — Meets at noon every Friday at Maverick’s in Granby.

Celebrate Recovery — A non-profit, 12-step, Bible-based recovery program that meets in Granby every Friday night at 6 p.m. at 257 West Topaz Ave., behind the Granby Elementary School. Helping resolve life’s hurts, habits and hang-ups.

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver — 8 p.m. at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 9

Build a playground — 8 a.m. – 5p.m. The Colorado Health Foundation, Kaboom, and the town of Hot Sulphur Springs will be hosting a community playground build. Volunteers are needed. Town Park located at 200 Cedar Street. Volunteers age 14 and older are welcome to help join in this exciting event. Gloves, goggles, breakfast, and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to http://www.tfaforms.com/4620399 or call Sandy White at 970-725-3933.

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver — 8 p.m. at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 10

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver — 2 p.m. at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre in Grand Lake.

MONDAY, SEPT. 11

Meet the Sky-Hi News Editor — 11 a.m. Meet the editor and staff of Sky-Hi News at Mid-Town Cafe in Granby.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 14

3 MPH: From Vail, Around the World and Back. One foot in front of the other — Amazing adventurer, breast cancer awareness advocate, Colorado’s own Polly Letofsky is a natural storyteller, inspiring audiences with her stories. Don’t miss this free lecture “3 MPH: From Vail, Around the World and Back,” hosted by the Fraser River Valley Lions Club. At Church of the Eternal Hills. 6 p.m. wine/cheese reception, 7 p.m. presentation. Free. RSVP to fraservalleylions.org. More info at fraservalleylions.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 21

“Exploring Alzheimer’s: Questions and Answers for our Future” — 5:30 p.m. The Alzheimer’s Assoc. presents current research, studies on brain health and communication strategies in dealing with Alzheimer’s. Q&A. At Lord of the Valley Lutheran Church in Granby. Sponsored by the Women’s Ministry. Free. More info at lordofthevalley.org.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 22

Save the 4 Bar 4! BBQ and Texas Hold ‘Em Fundraiser — BBQ; 4:30 – 6:15 p.m. $35. Pulled pork, chicken, potato salad, beans, soft drinks, 2 tickets for beer or wine! At the Pole Creek Golf Course Club House. 6:30 – midnight: Texas Hold ‘Em Poke Tournament. $110. Apply your skill or count on good ol’ fashioned luck to win the individual pot while raising much-needed funds to Save the 4 Bar 4! 1st Place Prize, $800; 2nd Place Prize, $300. Two tickets for beer or wine included. Cash Bar: Beer $2.50, wine $5, cocktails available. Seats are limited. Reserve yours now to guarantee your spot! Dress the part: Door prize to the most authentic dressed Cowgirl and Cowboy. RSVP to Steve@historicfraser.org; Pay with Venmo: http://www.venmo.com/Steven-Watts-3; Pay by check: Historic Fraser, Inc., PO BOX 205, Fraser, CO 80442. Historic Fraser, Inc., is a 501 (c )(3) tax exempt organization. 100 percent of the proceeds of this event will be applied to the restoration the 4 Bar 4 Ranch located on CR 5 between Stagecoach Road (CR 5171) and CR 518. Please be sure to stable your horse should you enjoy the suds.

SATURDAY, OCT. 7

Lions-9HealthFair “Take Charge of your Health” — 7:30 – 11 a.m. Low cost blood testing and over 10 free screenings including skin cancer and dental. Pre-register for blood tests at 9HealthFair.org. At Fraser Elementary School. Local community groups providing key info. Presented by Fraser River Valley Lions Club. More details at http://www.9HealthFair.org (Fraser fair).


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