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Weekend Picks

Springs Theatre: Oct. 15-21: “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. 15-21: “Silver City” (R) 8 p.m. Friday through Thursday; Oct. 16-17: “Control Room” (NR) 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 963-0633 to verify showtimes.

Mall 3: Oct. 15-21: “Taxi” (PG-13) 7:15 p.m. daily, plus 9:25 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 12:25, 2:45 and 4:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; “Shark Tale” (PG) 7 p.m. daily, plus 9:15 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 12:15, 2:30 and 4:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; “Ladder 49” (PG-13) 7:05 p.m. daily, plus 9:35 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 12:35 and 3:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; at the Glenwood Springs Mall. Call 945-1400 to verify showtimes.

Movieland: Oct. 15-21: “Team America: World Police” 12:30, 2:35, 4:45, 7 and 9:15 p.m. daily; “Garden State” 12:45, 3:05, 7:10 and 9:30 p.m. daily; “Friday Night Lights” (PG-13) 1, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:25 p.m. daily; “Taxi” (PG-13) 12:20, 2:45, 6:30 and 8:55 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; At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify showtimes.

Rifle Creek Theatre: Oct. 15-21: “Ladder 49” (PG) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday; and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify showtimes.

Los Gitanos, blues and Latin tunes, 8 p.m. Friday, Zocolitos, Carbondale; and 8 p.m. Saturday, Brickyard Square, Rifle.

Billy and the Rattlers, rock ‘n’ roll, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, O’Leary’s, Rifle. Classy Karaoke, 9 p.m. every Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday.

Cowboy Attitude, new country, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, the Hideout, Parachute.

Dave and Bruce, 9 p.m. Friday, Rivers, Glenwood.

DJ Skyroots, classic reggae music and lounge bass, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Summit Canyon coffeehouse, Glenwood Springs.

The Bottom Feeders, rock ‘n’ roll, 9 p.m. Friday, the Short Stop, El Jebel.

Lesly Adams will present a workshop in beginning and intermediate Salsa and beginning and intermediate Night Club Two-Step from 1-5:30 p.m. Saturday, at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. One half-hour warm up class begins at 1 p.m. You are welcome to attend without a partner. Tickets and information: 309-1726.

A Little Bit O’Country Craft Fair runs from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at the Canyon Creek Schoolhouse. (Take I-70 to Exit 109. Go north a quarter-mile on Canyon Creek Road. School is on the right.) The show features floral arrangements, pottery, scented soaps, note cards, wood crafts, gourmet salsa, jams and jellies, winter hats, wire crafts and much more. Information: Marilyn Cozza, 625-2030.

The Frontier Historical Society is holding its fifth annual Historic Ghost Walk through Linwood Cemetery at 7, 8:15, and 9:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 15 and 16, 23 and 24, and at 7 and 8:15 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 17 and 24. Tours are limited to 30 people, and the 7 p.m. tour is more appropriate for young children. Tickets: $10 for Frontier Historical Society members, $15 for nonmembers, at the museum and Through the Looking Glass. Information: 945-4448.

The Wheeler Film Society presents “Riding Giants,” filmmaker Stacy Peralta’s documentary of U.S. surf culture and the advent of big-wave surfing, at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 and 16. Rated PG-13.

The Wheeler Film Society presents “Criminal,” a remake of the 2000 Argentine film “Nine Queens” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17, 18 and 19. Rated R.

The Roaring Fork Peace Coalition presents the video “Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land” from 8-10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, on Grassroots TV Channel 12.

The Carbondale Clay Center welcomes new director Lauren Kearns and artist-in-residence Janice Jakielski with an exhibition that runs though October.

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

Redstone’s annual Fall Art Walk runs through Nov. 15 in Redstone. This year’s theme is “Painters of the Crystal Valley.” Nine properties on Redstone Boulevard are showing the paintings of 10 artists every day. Guests can pick up their guides at the Redstone Inn.

The “Fashion of Politics” show to benefit the Stepstone Center is seeking volunteers for Saturday, Oct. 30, at the Carbondale Community School. Models will strut down the runway wearing fashion from local artists and community members, geared towards wearable statements on the environment, elections, lifestyles, local issues and more. Participate by creating your own wearable political statement for the runway. Information or to help with organization: 963-3483.

Local watercolorist Pat Winters’ work is on display through October at Main Street Gallery in Glenwood Springs.

The second annual Artists Studio Tour runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 16 and 17 throughout the Roaring Fork Valley. Forty professional artists will demonstrate their individual approaches to creating art in sculpture, ceramics, painting, printmaking, and more at different locations throughout the valley. A sampling of the artists’ work is on display at Alpine Banks from Glenwood Springs to Aspen until Oct. 15. From 6:30-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, the public is invited to the group exhibition, opening reception and silent auction at Alpine Bank, Carbondale. Maps and guides to the different locations are $10. Information: Carol Rothrock, 928-7733.

Roaring Fork Valley Art Days, a self-guided tour of galleries and unique art-related shops and restaurants in Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs, is Oct. 15 and 16. Information: Suzanne Stewart (303) 601-1227, or Jody Ensign 927-9668.

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