The 23rd annual Salida ArtWalk, held Friday through Sunday, brought mixed reviews, mostly favorable, from organizers, merchants and galleries.
Buena Vista – Join the Buena Vista community in celebrating an old-fashioned Fourth of July all day Saturday.
The volunteer website for the Aug. 21-22 Gentlemen of the Road Salida Stopover is ready for registration and sign-up, according to a city press release.
The Jones Theater in Westcliffe is accepting enrollment in two 2-week dramatics classes for kids from July 6 through July 17.
The Monarch Mavericks Square Dance Club will host a free open party dance from 7 to 8 p.m. July 11 at the Salida Community Center, 305 F St.
The Monarch Quilters displayed 156 quilts and 75 stitched items during their Quilting in the Heart of the Rockies show, which ran from Friday through June 28 at Salida High School.
People who miss out on the Mini-Masterpiece of their choice at Saturday’s ArtWalk auction may still be able to get a copy of their favorite piece.
Today: July 2, 2015
7:15 a.m. – AA, Church of the Ascension, 218 E. Fourth St. 239-1377.
8 a.m. – Salida Business Alliance meets at Salida Community Center, 305 F St.
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. – Boys & Girls Clubs of Chaffee County are open for elementary and middle school ages. 539-9500 in Salida, 221-2095 in Buena Vista.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. – Veterans Service Office, 448 E. First St., Suite 134, assists veterans with benefits and transportation to VA medical appointments. 539-3803.
11:45 a.m. – Community meals at Salida Community Center, 305 F St. A $4 contribution is suggested for ages 60 and older; the charge is $6 for others. Call 530-8980 for transportation by Chaffee Shuttle.
Noon – Congregate meals at Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Fourth and E streets. Voluntary donation for ages 60 and older; $6.50 for guests. Call 539-3342 before 9:30 a.m. for reservations. Call 530-8980 for transportation by Chaffee Shuttle. Call 539-3341 to sign up for Meals on Wheels.
Noon – Upper Arkansas Service Club meets at Salida Community Center, 305 F St. 651-2916.
Noon-5 p.m. – Salida Pregnancy Center at 215 E. Third St. 539-7436.
1-3 p.m. – Bingo with prizes at Salida Community Center, 305 F St. 221-2353. Donations accepted.
1-4 p.m. – Family history center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is open to the public. Other times are available by appointment: 539-4987.
5:30-7 p.m. – Post-abortion healing group for those struggling with the effects of a past abortion at Salida Pregnancy and Family Center, 215 E. Third St. Men and women are welcome. 539-7436.
6 p.m. – Salida Sangha’s insight meditation group at 248 D St.
6 p.m. – Salida Dharma study group. 720-335-1255.
6:05 p.m. – Thursday Night Impact Youth Group, grades 7-12, meets at Temple Baptist Church, 509 F St.
7 p.m. – Salida Elks bingo open to public.
7 p.m. – Alcoholics Anonymous meets at First Christian Church, Fourth and D streets. 221-4364.
7:30 p.m. – Living Waters Church has Rock Youth Ministries. Open to public. Game room open to students.
July Fourth festivities in downtown Salida this weekend will include activities and a performance by the high school concert and jazz bands. Comments (0)