Michelle Balleck: Sunny weather & spring garage sales calling your name



Michelle Balleck

Movie show times

West Theatre

29 E. Victory Way


• “Thor,” PG-13; 7 and 9:05 p.m. Fri. and Sat., 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

• “Source Code,” PG-13; 7 and 9:05 p.m. Fri. and Sat., 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday

• Tickets: $7 for ages 10 and older, $5 for ages 9 and younger

• Sunday matinee: $5 for ages 10 and older, $4 for ages 9 and younger

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With temps around the 70s and sunshine predicted, preparing my garden is where you’ll find me this weekend. And, I can’t wait for some more welcome sunburn.

■ Enjoy a laidback night out with the Friday Night Variety Show at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265.

There promises to be some great local talent plus food and drinks to keep you happy.

Call Bill Ronis at 620-6589 to join the lineup.

■ Hungry? Let the St. Michael Catholic Church’s youth group fill you up during a fundraising spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church, 678 School St.

It’s $10 per adult.

Call 824-5330 to find out more.

■ Win up to $1,400 in the progressive jackpot at American Legion bingo.

Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 6:15 p.m. Saturday at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way.

Call 824-3625 for details.

■ Kick off garage sale season with Hayden’s Spring Fling, the fourth annual community garage sale and flea market.

Check it out from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the exhibit hall at the Routt County Fairgrounds.

For more info, call 276-3386 or 734-4485.

■ Hit the road running with the new Sole Sisters Women’s Running Club.

The group will meet at 8:15 a.m. Saturdays in the Sunset Elementary School parking lot, 800 W. Seventh St., beginning this Saturday.

Catch Lindsay at 629-1383 or Kristin at 826-2759 to join the run.

■ Help out with the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday hosted by the U.S. Postal Service.

Donate nonperishable food items in a plastic bag left by your mailbox Saturday before your carrier comes by. All food will be donated locally.

■ Meet the man in the big red shoes as Ronald McDonald visits the Craig McDonald’s, 1080 W. Victory Way, at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Ronald will present his “Read to Achieve” show for local youths.

The show includes a magic act, info about libraries and presentations on famous people.

■ Learn about two proposed high-voltage power transmission lines at an informational session hosted by the Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership.

The free meeting is from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monday in the second floor conference room at the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

Representatives from TransWest Express and Rocky Mountain Power/PacifiCorp will present and answer questions.

RSVP to 826-2039 or director@cmedp.com.

■ Starting Friday, West Theatre will have “Source Code” — which looks hot, and with Jake Gyllenhaal, how could it not be? — and will hold onto “Thor.”

New at Redbox this week are “No Strings Attached,” “Blue Valentine,” “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1” and “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.”

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