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Heartfelt Holiday Festival. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Melrose Hotel, 337 Colorado Ave., G.J. Variety of local vendors gather to help with your holiday shopping needs. For further info, contact: jennilais5@yahoo.
Mesa County RSVP Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project. Walk-in times 9 a.m.-noon, 1-3 p.m. RSVP, 422 White Ave., Suite 090, lower level, US Bank. Medicare enrollment ends Dec. 7. For more info, call 243-9839.
Breakfast with Santa. 9 a.m., Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Ct., Fruita. $8 per person. Space limited. Registration and payment required prior to event. Call 242-0971. Fun-filled family event includes checking out robotic dinosaurs, breakfast, musical entertainment and stories by Mrs. Claus and highlighted by special visit by Santa.
Center for Independence 1st Annual Canine Christmas. 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., 740 Gunnison Ave., G.J. Registration at 9:30 and costume contest at 10:30. Entry fee is $20 which includes photo with Santa, doggy goodie bag, and two tickets for chance to win door prize. All dogs must be on a leash. Lunch at chilly dog bar is $5 which includes lunch combo, face painting for kids, shopping for dog beds, leashes and dog treats. For pre-registration and info, go to 241-0315 or www.cfigj.org.
Watercolor Dogs Art Studio’s Art Show and Sale. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Adult and teen students showing and selling their work. For more info, contact 270-2235 or email@example.com.
High Desert Opera “Christmas and Classics Concert.” 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church. Tickets $10 at door and Roper Music. Will feature seven vocalists and instrumentalists along with HDO chorus members and special treat by GJ Academy of Dance. For tickets or info, go to www.highdesertopera.org or 970-523-9605.
Fruita Seniors Potluck. Every Thursday at noon at Fruita Community Center, Donation of $3.
American Legion Post 2006, Fruita. Meets second Saturdays at 9 a.m. at Fruita Civic Center. All eligible veterans welcome. Contact Lou at 640-7971 for more information.
Free pool at the End Zone Sports Pub. Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Pub open 11 a.m.