Notices

Week of: 8/23/2017

Notices

announcements and notices...

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ESTATE AUCTION AT 750 ANTELOPE RD in Gunnison Colorado on Sunday August 20th at ten a.m. we will have jewelry, clothing, treadmill, bedroom set, gilded mirror, nick Knacks, furniture, a 12 foot slide in truck camper and much more

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ESCORRENTÍA DE PRIMAVERA - Si usted es dueño de una propiedad en un área propensa a las inundaciones, considere lo siguiente: ¿Está su seguro contra inundaciones propiedad al día y en vigencia? ¿Qué cubre su seguro contra inundaciones? Hay un periodo de 30 días desde la compra de pólizas de seguro y su entrada en vigencia. Para obtener más información sobre seguros contra inundaciones llame a su agente de seguros. También puede llamar a Thuy Patton, Coordinador Estatal del Programa Nacional de Seguros contra Inundaciones: 303-866-4803, thuy.patton@state.co.us o visite https://www.fema.gov/es/inundaciones

THE GUNNISON PIONEER AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY Will host a tour of the Historic Aberdeen Quarry on Saturday August 26 and again on September 9th. If you are interested in joining us, we will meet at the Museum at 9:00 a.m. on the respective days. We will then car pool from there to the Quarry. The last mile of the road will require 4 Wheel Drive vehicles. High clearance vehicles are recommended for the first 10 miles of road. For those not familiar with the history of the Quarry, it is where the Granite stone was taken in the late 1800's to build the Colorado State Capital. All participants should wear sturdy shoes, bring some drinking water and be prepared to walk over uneven ground for at least a couple of hundred yards. If you have questions or want to sign up, call either Hal Yale at 970-641-0218 or Jim Barry at 970-641-3398.

FREE PHOTOS are included with YOUR FREE SHOPPER AD on our website gunnisonshopper.com JUST UPLOAD YOUR PHOTOS WHEN YOU SUBMIT YOUR AD ONLINE!

SIX POINTS HOURS are Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Closed Sundays. DROP OFF HOURS Mon., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m - 5 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. We are located North of Walmart behind Time Warner Cable.

COTTONWOOD PASS, ON THE GUNNISON COUNTY (west) side, will be CLOSED for the 2017 year for a major realignment and paving project. Please call 970-641-0044 for further questions.

INTERNET COLORADO/ICCONNEX will be performing an equipment upgrade Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 12-6 AM. The Gunnison Country Shopper utilizes their services. If you have problems connecting with us during this time servicing time period, please try again after 6AM on August 22. Thank you, Gunnison Country Shopper.

PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY NOW against potential high water this spring. Local governments are responsible for assisting in life threatening situations and in protecting public infrastructure, including facilities, roads, bridges, etc. Protection of private property is the responsibility of the property owner. For more information contact Gunnison County Emergency Management at 970-641-2481 or email smorrill@gunnisoncounty.org or blucero@gunnisoncounty.org

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GUNNISON ARTS CENTER BOOK TALK is free and open to the public. September 7 the group will discuss "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles. Call the GAC 641-4029 for more information.

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DID YOU KNOW?... If you buy a #6 plastic cup you can bring it to WSCU to "TERRACYCLE" into other useful products? Drop-off locations at: Library Parking Lot, Pinnacles, North Mears, Between Ute and Robidoux Hall Look for the recycling bin with the "TERRACYCLE" logo on it!

STRESSED OUT AND TIRED OF IT? Join a study examining the effects of yoga and meditation on your stress levels. Contact Amber at 303-507-9437 or amber.baumann@westernalum.org

RECYCLERS PLEASE TAKE NOTE AND PASS ALONG that the Gunnison County Recycle Center takes primarily CORRUGATED CARDBOARD. Please DO NOT bring waxed cardboard, toilet paper or paper towel tubes or Pringles cans. We thank you for your continued diligence in dropping off quality products. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact Gunnison County Public Work Department at 970-641-0044.

HABLE CON UN ABOGADO GRATIS: Clínica de consulta legal gratis el primer jueves de cada mes en edificio de Servicios Familiares, 225 N. Pine St., Gunnison a las 5:30 de la tarde. Llame a Ellen para obtener más información 970-641-7999.

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GUNNISON VALLEY PPD & PERINATAL SUPPORT GROUP 8 weeks session starting Tuesdays, Sept 5th, 2017, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at Union Congregational Church 403 Maroon Ave. Crested Butte. Space is limited so please RSVP early. Laura 805-708-2823, GunnisonValleyPPD@gmail.com or on our Facebook page

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KBUT IS LOCATED AT 88.7 FM IN GUNNISON. Our signal strength has increased from 40 watts to 6500 watts this past year. Tune us in loud and clear.

LOOK TO THE PARTS OF A WORD (the ancient language it came from, or its etymology) to understand it modern meaning: pro (Latin meaning "for" or "forward" and "gressus (Latin for "step"). Thus the English word 'progressive' literally is "forward step." From Grassroots Upward - Colorado Dist. 03 on Facebook.

ALL HAZARDOUS WASTE CLEAN UP DAY, household hazardous waste Saturday, September 30th. For more information call 970-641-8153 or 970-641-8323

HELP PUT FOOD WITHIN REACH. Donate to Gunnison Country Food Pantry (GCFP), PO Box 7077, Gunnison, CO 81230 or online at GunnisonCountryFoodPantry.org. Bring food donations to 321-C N. Main Street in Gunnison on the SW corner of Main and Ohio Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays. The Pantry is an All-Volunteer Organization.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 6:30 p.m. Coloring and Conversation at the Gunnison Library, we provide the coloring-your provide the conversation! 317 North Wisconsin. Free and open to all.

GUNNISON POLITICAL REVOLUTION has moved to The Mall, 123 W Tomichi, between Double Dragon and GL Computers. Come and join us to help plan actions and demonstrations and support progressive candidates for local and national offices!

GOT PRESCHOOL?- Colorado Preschool Scholarships are still available and can be used at Lake Preschool, Tenderfoot, Little Red, or Stepping Stones. Contact Jennifer Kennedy or Annie Romero for more information. 970-641-7770 or: jkennedy@gunnisonschools.net

BOOMERS' BOOK CLUB meets the first Wednesday of each month at the Senior Center at 1:00 p.m. On Wed. Sept. 6th at 1:00. We will be discussing "Grandma Gatewood's Walk" by Ben Montgomery. Future books will be "The Tomboy Bride" by Harriet Fish Backus on Oct. 4th and "An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth" by Chris Hadfield on Nov. 1st.

SENIORS, NEED FOOD ASSISTANCE? Gunnison Country Food Pantry is open to Seniors 65+ on Thursdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Come for coffee, see what the community wants to share with you. Visit the Pantry at 321-C N. Main Street in Gunnison on the SW corner of Main and Ohio. Info at GunnisonCountryFoodPantry.org

THE CENTER FOR ADULT AND FAMILY EDUCATION is part of the Gunnison Library, and we are enrolling for Adult English classes that start September 18. Monday and Wednesday: 6-8 p.m. - free childcare and homework support! Tuesday and Thursday: 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. register by calling Mary at 970-641-7684. Se habla español.

NEED FOOD ASSISTANCE? Gunnison Country Food Pantry is open Mondays 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. and Wednesdays 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. Seniors 65+ are served Thursdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Visit the Pantry at 321-C N. Main Street in Gunnison on the SW corner of Main and Ohio. Info at GunnisonCountryFoodPantry.org.

DON'T FORGET! Gunnison Valley PTA is collecting Box Tops 4 Education. This is an easy way for anyone to support your local community school/PTA. You can send your Box Tops to your child's classroom or put them in collection containers at the public library or the community center. Thank you for your support!

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LADIES DAY ON THE RANGE, 09-06-2017, 9:30am-3:00pm (WSCU University Center)! Join us for a workshop geared towards teaching women about monitoring rangelands and identifying common plants and weeds. Please RSVP to Marcella Fremgen (Marcella.fremgen@co.usda.gov, 970-249-8407) to get a free lunch!

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DINNERS AT THE ELKS LODGE - Open to the Public - Friday and Saturday August 18 and 19. Hamburgers, fries, floats on Friday and Chicken dinner on Saturday beginning at 4 PM. Sponsored by Elks Ladies, funds raised go to our Scholarship and Charitable Funds.

REMINDER: Please do not let your motor vehicle, trailer or motorcycle registrations expire! Late fees are mandated by the Colorado Department of Revenue on all expired registrations. The Gunnison Motor Vehicle Department is open 8:00 am 4:30 pm Monday - Friday to serve the citizens of Gunnison County. The office is located at 221 N Wisconsin Street in the Blackstock Government Center. You may also telephone us at 970-641-1602 (option 1). Registration renewals may also be completed by visiting www.colorado.gov.

TALK TO A LAWYER FOR FREE: Thursday Night Bar (legal advice clinic), first Thursday of each month at the Family Services Building, 225 N. Pine St., Gunnison, 5:30 p.m. Call Ellen for more information 970-641-7999

GUNNISON BOXING CLUB meets Monday - Thursday at 4PM and Tuesday and Thursday at 6PM. Gain fitness and learn self defense skills. Meets on WSCU Campus in Mears Hall basement. No charge. Call Coach Tom at 303-881-7778 for more information.

CHURCH OF THE GOOD SAMARITAN, 307 West Virginia Avenue, will be hosting a free Community Dinner on Wednesday August 16 at 6:00. Everyone is welcome. Donations are appreciated.

LABOR DAY SALE AT SIX POINTS THRIFT STORE! 50% off store wide. 3 days only. Friday, September 1 through Monday, September 4. We are closed on Sundays. 1160 N. Main St. in Gunnison. 970-641-3081.

ANYONE WHO WHO HAS VHS TAPES still. Please donate them to the Gunnison Nursing Home. Please drop off at Wet Grocer Liquor.

ST. PETER'S ALTAR AND ROSARY will be holding a yard sale on Saturday August 26 at the Parish Hall on Georgia at Spruce. If you have items to donate please bring them to the Hall on Friday August 25th between 12 PM and 5 PM. No TV or electronics please.

¡GANA MIENTRAS QUE APRENDES! Conviértete en el mejor padre que puede ser al mismo tiempo ganar artículos de maternidad y bebé (¡pañales, ropa, cunas, y mucho más!) ¡Es muy fácil! Llámenos: 970-596-1706 Lighthouse

¿NECESITA AYUDA ALIMENTARIA? La Despensa de Alimentos (Gunnison Country Food Pantry) está abierta lunes de 1 a 4 y miércoles de 1 a 7 de la tarde. Para personas mayores de 65 años: jueves 10 de la mañana a 2 de la tarde. Visítenos en 321-C N. Main Street en la esquina suroeste de Main y Ohio. Más información en GunnisonCountryFoodPantry.org.

DID YOU KNOW Gunnison Valley Health has a variety of visiting specialists that provide a broad range of healthcare services? Visit: gunnisonvalleyhealth.org/visitingspecialists for more information or to view a calendar.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 5-8PM First Friday Artwalk with Multi-Media artist Nathan Kubes. Special Children's Display, bring the entire family and enjoy art, food and good company!

JOIN THE US PATENT & Trademark Office for a FREE seminar on Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business. This is a FREE event on August 31 from 10 am - 11:30 am at the ICELab.

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LADIES DAY ON THE RANGE, 09/06/2017, 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (WSCU University Center)! Join us for a workshop geared towards teaching women about monitoring range lands and identifying common plants and weeds. Please RSVP to Marcella Fremgen (Marcella.fremgen@co.usda.gov, 970-249-8407) to get a free lunch!

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CARDBOARD RECYCLING - Recently the Gunnison County Recycle Center as seen an influx of waxed cardboard and bundled cardboard dropped off at the Center. Please note for your future recycling of cardboard at our Center that WAXED CARDBOARD SHOULD NOT be brought to the Center and DO NOT TIE cardboard in bundles. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact Gunnison County Public Work Department at 970-641-0044.

THE GUNNISON PIONEER AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY Will host a tour of the Historic Aberdeen Quarry on Saturday September 9th and again on September 26th. If you are interested in joining us, we will meet at the Museum at 9:00 on the respective days. We will then car pool from there to the Quarry. The last mile of the road will require 4 Wheel Drive vehicles. High clearance vehicles are recommended for the first 10 miles of road. For those not familiar with the history of the Quarry, it is where the Granite stone was taken in the late 1800's to build the Colorado State Capital. All participants should wear sturdy shoes, bring some drinking water and be prepared to walk over uneven ground for at least a couple of hundred yards. If you have questions or want to sign up, call either Hal Yale at 641-0218 or Jim Barry at 641-3398.

M.A.P.I. MINISTERIO APOSTOLICO PROFETICO INTERNACIONAL: Iglesia Cristiana EMANUEL. Anuncia que se traslado de sede. Informes en los telefonos: 970-258-2046, 970-234-3041, 970-964-8545, 970-964-8519. ¡Los Esperamos!

THE KJCT TELEVISION STATIONS FROM GRAND JUNCTION will no longer be available over-the-air. KJCT is unable to provide the consent required for retransmission of the signals. We understand how much viewers valued these regional stations and are sorry that the District can no longer provide them over-the-air. Please contact the Gunnison County Metropolitan Recreation District with any questions you may have. 970-641-9148 or email: tech@gcmetrec.com.

GUNNISON CONSERVATION DISTRICT sells custom native wild flower and grass seed. For a custom mix call 970-642-4461

THE GUNNISON VALLEY CALENDAR: Keep it Short, Keep it Sweet.... submit your Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How to nicki@gunnisonshopper.com.

¿EMBARAZADA? ¿Necesitas ayuda? Pruebas de embarazo gratuitas y consulta. Referencias y asistencia. ¡Estamos aquí para ayudar! Lighthouse 970-596-1706

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Medicare & You event Wednesday, Sept. 20 1-2:30 at Sr./Rec Center. Free informative seminar on how to navigate Medicare. Head count needed, materials provided. RSVP Diana Baker at 970-641-7923

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Medicare is so confusing! Parts A, B, C, D, and supplements?! How do I get my prescriptions?! Are there any ways to save on Part B? FREE Medicare seminar Wednesday, Sept. 20 1:00-2:30pm at the Sr. Ctr. RSVP 641-7923

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Lost in the Maze of Medicare? Region 10, Gunnison County Health & Human Services and the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) are hosting "Medicare & You" on Wednesday, Sept. 20 1-2:30pm at Sr. Ctr in Gunnison. RSVP please: 970-641-7923

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PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST, Sunday, September 3, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to noon, Newcomb Community Center, Pitkin. Coffee, Milk & Orange Juice also provided. Come enjoy a delicious breakfast. Monetary donations gratefully accepted.