Biz buzz:
OCCA calling all artists for Sept. 23

       The Old Colorado City Associates (OCCA) merchants group has put out a request for “artists of all media” to participate in the second annual Art on the Avenue event Saturday, Sept. 23.
       Examples are painters, jewelery makers, potters, sketchers, henna artists and street performers “to perform their art form in front of stores in Old Colorado City,” states a press release from OCCA.
       As part of the event, chalk artists are also being sought to create works on the pavement in Old Town Plaza or on brick walls.
       The art event will coincide with OCCA's Taste of Old Colorado City the same day.
       For more information, call OCCA Executive Director Nancy Stovall at 577-4112.
       John & Melissa Horvath recently opened the Pitt Fitness Center at 2117 W. Colorado Ave.
       The center offers a range of fitness equipment.
       John Horvath is a certified personal trainer, with 10 years experience
       The business is open Monday through Saturday. Services include free consultation, full-body assessments, self-defense training and rehabilitation training.
       A limited number of memberships are available.
       The phone is 633-1637.
       Quantum Wellness, owned by David Coles, recently opened in Old Colorado City at 2631 W. Colorado Ave, on the second floor.
       Offerings include Medical Chi Kung therapy, tongue and pulse readings, and individually determined herbal formulas.
       The phone is 578-2959.

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