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Weekend Picks

Springs Theatre: Oct. 8-14: “Friday Night Lights” (PG-13) 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily, plus 1 and 3:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 945-4000 to verify showtimes.

Crystal Theatre: Oct. 8-14: “Garden State” (R) 8 p.m. daily; Oct. 11-14: “Control Room” (NR) 8 p.m. daily. Call 963-0633 to verify showtimes.

Mall 3: Oct. 8-14: “Taxi” (PG-13) 7:15 and 9:25 p.m. daily, plus 12:25, 2:45 and 4:45 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday; “Shark Tale” (PG) 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily, plus 12:15, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday; “Ladder 49” (PG-13) 7:05 and 9:35 p.m. daily, plus 12:35 and 3:15 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify showtimes.

Movieland: Oct. 8-14: “Friday Night Lights” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:25 p.m. daily; “Taxi” (PG-13) 12:30, 2:45, 4:45, 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily; “Raise Your Voice” (PG) 12:45, 3:05, 6:30 and 9:05 p.m. daily; “Shark Tale” (PG) 12:30, 2:35, 4:45, 6:45 and 9:05 p.m. daily; “Ladder 49” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 7 and 9:25 p.m. daily; “The Forgotten” (PG-13) 12:45, 3:05, 7 and 9:25 p.m. daily; “First Daughter” (PG) 12:20 and 2:45 p.m. daily; “Resident Evil: Apocalypse” 6:30 and 8:55 p.m. daily. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify showtimes.

Rifle Creek Theatre: Oct. 8-14: “Shark Tale” (PG) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday; 3, 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday; 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday; and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify showtimes.

Scooze, rock, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Classy Karaoke, 9 p.m. every Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday, O’Leary’s, Rifle.

Los Gitanos, blues and Latin, 9 p.m. Friday, The Short Stop, El Jebel.

Colorado Mountain College’s professional photography program faculty and staff present “On Focus” featuring the work of Lindsey Constance, Jim Elliott, Scot Gerdes, Klaus Kocher, Buck Mills, and Joe Swift. The show features photography ranging from wildlife photos to commercial art and runs through Nov. 4 at the CMC Gallery, 831 Grand Ave.

The Parachute/Battlement Mesa Area Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Oktoberfest starting at 5 p.m. Saturday at Cottonwood Park. Exit 42 will play while folks dance and munch bratwurst, German potato salad, German red cabbage, and sauerkraut. Fireworks will be lit at dusk from the Grand Valley Rodeo Grounds, and the best views should be from Cottonwood Park.

Roaring Fork Volvo is hosting Volvo Drive for Life Days ” Volvo’s largest-ever drive for local charities Friday and Monday. Test drive any 2004 or 2005 model Volvo, and Roaring Fork Volvo will make a $10 donation to Habitat for Humanity of the Roaring Fork Valley. Information: http://www.volvoforlifeawards.com, or (800) 480-9012.

Basalt is holding its Fall Festival at Riverwalk from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8. The festival features a tea tasting, artist’s reception, and second annual mobile raffle.

Thunder River Theatre Company presents “Seascape” Oct. 6 – 9 at 7:30 p.m., at the Waldorf School Theatre on Old Highway 82 ” just south of Catherine Store in Carbondale. Tickets: $20 adults and $15 students for Friday and Saturday, $18 and $13 for Wednesday and Thursday; available at http://www.thunderrivertheatre.com, or at Sounds Easy Video in Carbondale. Information: 309-5398.

Atlantic Monthly correspondent Jonathon Rauch, author of “Gay Marriage,” will join Maggie Gallagher, founder of the Institute for Marriage and Public Policy on Aspen Public Radio at 11:30 a.m. Friday.

Music at Mesa State presents the Symphony Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Monday Oct. 11, at the Robinson Theatre at Moss Performing Arts Center. Tickets and information: Jessica Cowden (970) 248-1788, (970) 248-1822

The Wheeler Film Society presents “Maria Full of Grace,” (R) at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12-14.

The Wilderness Workshop presents “Mountain Lions in the West: Natural History, Conservation and Coexistence,” a slide show by Wendy Keefover-Ring of Sinapu, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, at the CCAH Arts Annex, 580 La Fontana Plaza (on Highway 133), Carbondale. Free. Information: 544-0733.

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