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Michelle Balleck: Dancing, outdoor sports headline weekend

Michelle Balleck

Weekend movie times

West Theatre

29 E. Victory Way

824-2000

“Avatar” — 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

“The Blind Side” — 7 and 9:15 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

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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Craig — Are you a dancing queen? Or maybe you’re more into motorized fun. Either way, this weekend has something for you. — Are you a dancing queen? Or maybe you're more into motorized fun. Either way, this weekend has something for you.

— Are you a dancing queen? Or maybe you're more into motorized fun. Either way, this weekend has something for you.

Welcome to "Livin' it Up," a new recreation and entertainment column that gives you the tidbits of information you need to know to plan a great weekend in Craig.

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For those of us who enjoy a prime rib dinner followed by all-night dancing in shoes that kill our feet but look adorable, Craig Rotary Club's Diamonds & SpursCraig Rotary Club’s Diamonds & Spurs is a perfect fit. is a perfect fit.

Craig Rotary Club's Diamonds & Spurs is a perfect fit.

Starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, the event calls on residents to don their finest attire — I'm pumped that my husband, Keith, will have to wear his wedding tux againmy husband, Keith, will have to wear his wedding tux again — and kick up their heels at the cash bar to raise money for high school scholarships. — and kick up their heels at the cash bar to raise money for high school scholarships.

my husband, Keith, will have to wear his wedding tux again — and kick up their heels at the cash bar to raise money for high school scholarships.

The $60 entrance fee gets you dinner and an evening of dancing with DJ entertainment. What could be better on a cold Craig night? Call Randy LooperRandy Looper at 826-4444 by Friday to get your tickets. at 826-4444 by Friday to get your tickets.

Randy Looper at 826-4444 by Friday to get your tickets.

If tuxedos and tangos aren't quite your speed, check out the all-day snowmobiling event Saturday.

The Northwest Colorado Snowmobile ClubNorthwest Colorado Snowmobile Club puts on its puts on its annual Poker Runannual Poker Run starting at 10 a.m. at Freeman Reservoir. starting at 10 a.m. at Freeman Reservoir.

Northwest Colorado Snowmobile Club puts on its annual Poker Run starting at 10 a.m. at Freeman Reservoir.

The 30-mile ride on a groomed-trail course ends with an all-you-can-eat chili and soup dinner to warm you up. Poker hands are $10 each, and the meal is $7.50 a person.

Get all the details at http://www.northwestcoloradosnowmobileclub.orghttp://www.northwestcoloradosnowmobileclub.org..

http://www.northwestcoloradosnowmobileclub.org.

There's more outdoor fun for kiddos Sunday. The Kids Outside Nature ClubThe Kids Outside Nature Club will be cross-country skiing beginning at 1 p.m. at will be cross-country skiing beginning at 1 p.m. at Yampa River State ParkYampa River State Park east of Craig on U.S. Highway 40. For more information, call Robyn Morris at 824-1703 or visit east of Craig on U.S. Highway 40. For more information, call Robyn Morris at 824-1703 or visit http://www.kidsoutside.wordpress.comhttp://www.kidsoutside.wordpress.com..

The Kids Outside Nature Club will be cross-country skiing beginning at 1 p.m. at Yampa River State Park east of Craig on U.S. Highway 40. For more information, call Robyn Morris at 824-1703 or visit http://www.kidsoutside.wordpress.com.

Check out the fundraiser for 6-year-old Hayden cutie Logan Morrisonfundraiser for 6-year-old Hayden cutie Logan Morrison, who has been diagnosed with , who has been diagnosed with Burkitt's lymphomaBurkitt’s lymphoma, on Saturday. The event starts at 6 p.m. at , on Saturday. The event starts at 6 p.m. at Thunder RollsThunder Rolls with a $20 entry fee for three games, shoes, snacks and door prizes. with a $20 entry fee for three games, shoes, snacks and door prizes.

fundraiser for 6-year-old Hayden cutie Logan Morrison, who has been diagnosed with Burkitt's lymphoma, on Saturday. The event starts at 6 p.m. at Thunder Rolls with a $20 entry fee for three games, shoes, snacks and door prizes.

At West TheatreWest Theatre, , “Avatar”“Avatar” and and “The Blind Side”“The Blind Side” hang on for another week. I’ll be skipping “Avatar” — sci fi = ick — but will definitely be at “The Blind Side” before it’s all said and done. hang on for another week. I'll be skipping "Avatar" — sci fi = ick — but will definitely be at "The Blind Side" before it's all said and done.West Theatre, “Avatar” and “The Blind Side” hang on for another week. I'll be skipping "Avatar" — sci fi = ick — but will definitely be at "The Blind Side" before it's all said and done.