Michelle Balleck: Summer’s end is nearing so enjoy it now | CraigDailyPress.com

Back to: News

Michelle Balleck: Summer’s end is nearing so enjoy it now

Michelle Balleck

Weekend movie show times

West Theatre

29 E. Victory Way

824-2000

"The Other Guys" — Rated PG-13; 7 and 9:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday

"Charlie St. Cloud" — Rated PG-13; 7 and 9:05 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

Submit your event

Submit your event's details for consideration by e-mailing me at mballeck@craigdai… or calling 875-1790.

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but summer is winding down.

To squeeze all we can out of our few remaining weekends, our little guy is having a big water partybig water party with his friends Saturday. So we’ll be digging out our with his friends Saturday. So we'll be digging out our squirt gunssquirt guns..

big water party with his friends Saturday. So we'll be digging out our squirt guns.

We're also digging out buried treasures for our upcoming garage salegarage sale. A little extra cash at the end of the summer goes a long way.. A little extra cash at the end of the summer goes a long way.

garage sale. A little extra cash at the end of the summer goes a long way.

For your summer fun, here's what Craig has up its sleeve for you.

• The Craig Chamber of CommerceThe Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors’ Ambassadors' business after-hours mixerbusiness after-hours mixer is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the ChamberChamber, 360 E. Victory Way. , 360 E. Victory Way.

The Craig Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors' business after-hours mixer is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Chamber, 360 E. Victory Way.

If this year's ChamberChamber-hosted mixer is anything like last year’s, you can look forward to -hosted mixer is anything like last year's, you can look forward to good food, plenty of door prizes and lots of networkinggood food, plenty of door prizes and lots of networking..

Chamber-hosted mixer is anything like last year's, you can look forward to good food, plenty of door prizes and lots of networking.

RSVP by calling 824-5689 or e-mailing office@craig-chamber.comoffice@craig-chamber.com..

office@craig-chamber.com.

• The Craig Kiwanis ClubThe Craig Kiwanis Club hosts its hosts its 16th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament16th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament on Saturday at on Saturday at Yampa Valley Golf CourseYampa Valley Golf Course..

The Craig Kiwanis Club hosts its 16th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament on Saturday at Yampa Valley Golf Course.

It's a four-person scramble, and tee-off is at 8 a.m. The cost is $70 per player for adults and $35 per player for youths 16 and younger.

Call the golf course golf course at 824-3673 to register. at 824-3673 to register.

golf course at 824-3673 to register.

• All for Mort.• All for Mort.

• All for Mort.

On Saturday, past players, fellow coaches and community members will honor Moffat County High SchoolMoffat County High School basketball legend basketball legend Craig MortensenCraig Mortensen..

Moffat County High School basketball legend Craig Mortensen.

The celebrationcelebration, which honors his 30-plus years of coaching, is at 5 p.m. Saturday at , which honors his 30-plus years of coaching, is at 5 p.m. Saturday at Craig Middle SchoolCraig Middle School and will include an and will include an alumni pick-up basketball gamealumni pick-up basketball game..

celebration, which honors his 30-plus years of coaching, is at 5 p.m. Saturday at Craig Middle School and will include an alumni pick-up basketball game.

Can't make it? Send notes to mort.reunion@gmail.commort.reunion@gmail.com..

mort.reunion@gmail.com.

• The Moffat County FairThe Moffat County Fair gets going Sunday with lots of events — and don’t forget about my personal favorites: petting the animals and greasy food — throughout the week at the gets going Sunday with lots of events — and don't forget about my personal favorites: petting the animals and greasy food — throughout the week at the Moffat County FairgroundsMoffat County Fairgrounds..

The Moffat County Fair gets going Sunday with lots of events — and don't forget about my personal favorites: petting the animals and greasy food — throughout the week at the Moffat County Fairgrounds.

Find the whole schedule of events as well as the Craig Daily Press' Craig Daily Press’ coverage of fair activities at coverage of fair activities at http://www.craigdailypress.com/fairhttp://www.craigdailypress.com/fair..

Craig Daily Press' coverage of fair activities at http://www.craigdailypress.com/fair.

• Happy Hands Crochet ClubHappy Hands Crochet Club invites anyone — whether you know how to crochet or not — to its meeting from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at 655 Ranney St. invites anyone — whether you know how to crochet or not — to its meeting from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at 655 Ranney St.

Happy Hands Crochet Club invites anyone — whether you know how to crochet or not — to its meeting from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at 655 Ranney St.

This meeting will feature a pot holder projectpot holder project, and there’s no cost to participate., and there's no cost to participate.

pot holder project, and there's no cost to participate.

Call Mary WaltersMary Walters at 824-2923 for all the yarn-loving details. at 824-2923 for all the yarn-loving details.

Mary Walters at 824-2923 for all the yarn-loving details.

• It's your choice. So vote.It’s your choice. So vote.

It's your choice. So vote.

Tuesday is the primary electionprimary election, and with nearly all of our Moffat County races being decided in the primary, you need to vote to be sure you have a voice in local government., and with nearly all of our Moffat County races being decided in the primary, you need to vote to be sure you have a voice in local government.

primary election, and with nearly all of our Moffat County races being decided in the primary, you need to vote to be sure you have a voice in local government.

The polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Centennial MallCentennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, Craig; , 1111 W. Victory Way, Craig; Hamilton Community CenterHamilton Community Center, 17400 S. Colorado Highway 13, Hamilton; , 17400 S. Colorado Highway 13, Hamilton; Maybell Community CenterMaybell Community Center, 103 Ellis St., Maybell; and the , 103 Ellis St., Maybell; and the Dinosaur LibraryDinosaur Library, 400 W. School St., Dinosaur. , 400 W. School St., Dinosaur.

Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way, Craig; Hamilton Community Center, 17400 S. Colorado Highway 13, Hamilton; Maybell Community Center, 103 Ellis St., Maybell; and the Dinosaur Library, 400 W. School St., Dinosaur.

Have questions about the candidates? Visit http://www.craigdailypress.com/Election2010http://www.craigdailypress.com/Election2010 for full for full Craig Daily Press election coverage..

http://www.craigdailypress.com/Election2010 for full Craig Daily Press election coverage.

And while you're in the political mood, stop by the Golden CavvyGolden Cavvy from 8 to 8:50 a.m. Saturday or the from 8 to 8:50 a.m. Saturday or the Hampton InnHampton Inn from 9 to 9:45 a.m. to visit with from 9 to 9:45 a.m. to visit with Scott McInnis Scott McInnis, Republican candidate for governor, while he’s in town., Republican candidate for governor, while he's in town.

Golden Cavvy from 8 to 8:50 a.m. Saturday or the Hampton Inn from 9 to 9:45 a.m. to visit with Scott McInnis, Republican candidate for governor, while he's in town.

• West TheatreWest Theatre is holding over is holding over "Charlie St. Cloud"“Charlie St. Cloud” and getting in and getting in "The Other Guys"“The Other Guys” to replace to replace "Grown Ups." “Grown Ups.” So if you haven’t caught So if you haven't caught "Grown Ups"“Grown Ups” yet, you have just tonight to get down there. And then the next funny movie moves in. yet, you have just tonight to get down there. And then the next funny movie moves in.

West Theatre is holding over "Charlie St. Cloud" and getting in "The Other Guys" to replace "Grown Ups." So if you haven't caught "Grown Ups" yet, you have just tonight to get down there. And then the next funny movie moves in.

RedboxRedbox has has "The Ghost Writer"“The Ghost Writer” and a few others out this week, if and a few others out this week, if curling up on the couchcurling up on the couch is what you’re craving. is what you're craving.Redbox has "The Ghost Writer" and a few others out this week, if curling up on the couch is what you're craving.