Weekend Express: Dumplings, dancing, gift show and more
When: Friday through Sunday
Where: Utah Olympic Oval, 5662 S. 4800 West (Cougar Lane), Kearns
Admission: Adults $5, kids 12 and under $3, family day pass $20
BYU Dance Sport Championships » Hundreds of ballroom dance couples of all ages will compete for titles in Latin, Ballrom, Smooth, Rhythm and Cabaret categories. The competition is in its 41st year. More information, 801-422-4623 or championships.byudancesport.com/pages/home/Default.asp.
When: Friday session at 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Saturday sessions at 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Where: Wilkinson Center Ballroom, BYU campus, Provo
Admission: $11 general admission daily, $20 general admission for both days; $13 reserved seating daily, $24 both days; $20 table seating daily, $38 both days
German Day of Remembrance » This event, held every year in Utah since 1977, honors the memory of German POWs who died in Utah. One of the speakers Sunday will be President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, a fighter pilot in the postwar German Air Force and second counselor in the LDS Church’s governing First Presidency.
When: 10 a.m. Sunday
Where: Fort Douglas Cemetery
TELEVISION » OK, the premise of "Almost Human" doesn’t sound all that promising — three decades in the future, a cop (Karl Urban) and his robot partner (Michael Ealy) battle bad guys. But this is actually a very promising series that’s not what you might expect. The biggest twist is that the cop is very robotic and the robot is very human.
When » Sunday, 7 p.m.
Channel » Fox/Ch. 13
Local sports on TV: Weber State travels to BYU for the first round of the NCAA women’s soccer playoffs (Friday, 5 p.m., BYUtv). The Utah Jazz host San Antonio (Friday, 7 p.m., ROOT) and travel to Golden State (Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Root). In men’s college basketball, BYU hosts Mount St. Mary’s (Friday, 7:30 p.m., BYUtv) and Utah hosts UC Davis (Friday, 8 p.m., P12N). And in college football, BYU hosts Idaho State (Saturday, 1 p.m., BYUtv) and Utah travels to Oregon (Saturday, 2 p.m., Fox Sports 1).
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