Here's four ways to make for a good Saturday in Gilbert

Cars and Coffee will be held monthly at Four Silos Brewery Coffee & Beer House

Cars and Coffee will be held monthly at Four Silos Brewery Coffee & Beer House

Just when it was starting to heat up in Gilbert, we earned another reprieve. Saturday is expected to be 80 degrees. Here's four ways you can make the most of the day.

April 13
Have some coffee, gawk at cars
Supercar enthusiasts can share their passion with others like them at Cars and Coffee. The first such event in Gilbert was in March and, like at other locations, will be held monthly.

7-10 a.m. Free. Four Silos Brewery Coffee & Beer House, 143 S. Higley Road, Gilbert.

April 13
Consignment sale of kids' items
Busy Bee Mothers of Multiples is an East Valley nonprofit group of moms of twins, triplets and higher order multiples. The group is having a children's consignment sale with 15-20 consigners. They will be selling maternity clothing, nursing and feeding items, NB to 5T clothing, shoes, books, puzzles and more. They also have car seats, strollers, pack and
plays, rocks and plays, and bouncy seats at large discounts.

7 a.m.-noon. Discounted items from 11 a.m.-noon. $1 admission to shop. Boys and Girls Club of Gilbert, 44 N. Oak St.

April 13
Run with your favorite pet
Run of walk with your dog at the Waggle 5K Run. The proceeds will go to Friends for Life Animal Rescue, Sunshine Acres Children's Home, Jewish Family & Children's Service and Warfighter Sports.

7:30 a.m. $40. Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch, 2757 E. Guadalupe Road, Gilbert.

April 13
Enjoy a dinner under the stars
The Farm at Agritopia is bringing the community together for its spring orchard dinner with chef Holly Warner, an Agritopia resident. The event is for those 21 years and older.

5:30 p.m. $125. 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. The Farm at Agritopia, 3000 E. Ray Road. 480-988-1238.

By Tom Blodgett

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent 30 years in journalism in Arizona and is the editor of the Gilbert edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he now serves as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.


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