Investment firm pledges support for upcoming Chautauqua event

A Grand Junction investment firm has pledged donations to Two Rivers Chautauqua as part of an effort to promote an event featuring re-enactments of historic personalities.

May-Investments will donate $3 to Two Rivers Chautauqua for every person who “likes” the event on its Facebook page before Sept. 1.

“This is a way for us to support Chautauqua while at the same time building a Facebook audience to help promote it,” said Doug May, owner and chief investment officer of May-Investments.

May said he hopes at least 1,000 people sign up to “like” Two Rivers Chautauqua before the deadline.

For more information about Two Rivers Chautauqua, visit the Web site at www.museumofwesternco.com/programs-and-events/

chautauqua/2011-chautauqua/. From there, click the “find us on Facebook” button to go to the event’s Facebook page and click “like” at the top of the page. Alternatively, people can search for Two Rivers Chautauqua from their own Facebook pages.

The 2011 Two Rivers Chautauqua is set for Sept. 16 and 17 at the Cross Orchards historic site at 3073 Patterson Road. The event will feature performers playing American humorists Mark Twain, Dorothy Parker and Will Rogers.