Meetings, Activities and Events is a free community listing of activities and meetings throughout the area. Items are edited for length, style and clarity and are placed as space permits. Please include a contact number in case clarification is needed before publication. Submission deadline is three days before the meeting or event and at least two days before publication. Submissions are not taken over the phone. Items can be submitted to, faxed to 836-0343 or brought into the Dispatch office at 200 W. Second St.

Live music at Tumbleweed

The Wild West Outlaws perform live music from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Tumbleweed Inn, 3802 W. Frontier St. in Eloy. Miss Sosha performs from 6 to 9 on Saturday.

Gooday to play

Hank Gooday performs live beginning at 5 p.m. at the Windmill Winery, 1140 W. Butte Ave. in Florence.

GriefShare begins

GriefShare is a weekly program open to anyone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. GriefShare runs from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and begins Tuesday at Grace Church, 1319 E. Cottonwood Lane in Casa Grande. It is a nondenominational program that is biblically based. The group is held in an emotionally safe, secure and confidential environment. To register or for more information, call Merridy at 520-836-8901. Cost is $15 for the workbook.

Caregiver support group meets

A caregiver support group meets once a week on Wednesdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. to provide encouragement and support in a confidential and emotionally safe environment. It is open to all family caregivers. To register or for more information, call Merridy, 836-8901.

50th reunion planned

Casa Grande Union High School’s Class of 1971 is planning its 50th reunion for the weekend of Oct. 8 and 9. More details be available soon. Those who wish to help or who have questions may contact Kaye Zimmerman Braunbeck at 520-709-2858 or Stan Ingram at 520-560-9198.

Multiclass reunion

The CGUHS Class of 1971 is planning the annual multiclass reunion for the Classes of 1960 through 1980. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, at BeDillon’s Restaurant and Cactus Garden, 800 N. Park Ave. It’s a casual get-together that takes place once a year on the second Friday of October. Dinner and drinks are at the attendee’s expense. It is a time to sit back, reminisce and listen and dance to the music provided. For more information, call Kaye Zimmerman Braunbeck at 709-2858, Johnnie Pearce Truman at 836-5894 or Cindy Richards Tapia at 836-5573.


Melissa St. Aude is the Arts & Entertainment editor at PinalCentral. She can be reached at