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Calendar for Jan. 3-6, 2007

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Wednesday 3

*The Kimball Art Center will conduct the second session of a Pottery on the Wheel class from 10 a.m. to noon For more information, call 649-8882.

*First Tracks at The Canyons. The Canyons provides skiers and riders the chance to ski and dine with an Olympian every Wednesday morning. The program allows skiers to hit the hill before opening guided by freestyle skier and former U.S. Ski Team aerials coach Kris "Fuzz" Feddersen, World Cup downhill winner Holly Flanders, Paralympian Chris Waddell, Olympic moguls and aerials skier Trace Worthington, or 1997 U.S. National giant slalom champion Carrie Shineberg. The session meets at 7:20 a.m. at the bottom of the Flight of the Canyons gondola. The cost $100 a day plus the price of a regular day pass. The fee also includes breakfast at Red Pine Lodge. Reservations are required and space is limited, so call the Perfect Turn Sales Cabin to reserve a spot at 615-3449.

Thursday 4

*The Sundance documentary "Clear Cut: The Story of Philomath, Oregon," presented by Sundance Institute and the Park City Film Series will have a free screening Jan. 4 at 7 p.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium in Park City. An interactive discussion with special guests will follow the film. For more information, call 615-8291.

*The musical comedy "Nunsense" is being presented at Desert Star Theatre with a new twist an all-male cast. This production marks the Utah premiere of this new version of the original play, officially dubbed "Nunsense A-Men." The show will play in Desert Star’s Dinner Theatre and is set to open Jan. 4 and run through Feb. 24. Performances are scheduled nightly except Sundays at 7 p.m. Tickets are available through the box office at (801) 266-2600. An optional buffet is available before the show at 6 p.m.

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Friday 5

*The Park City Film Series will present "Jesus Camp," rated PG-13, at 8 p.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium located in the Park City Library. Tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call 615-8291.

*The Huntsman Cup, presented by the National Ability Center, a point qualifier for the Disabled World Cup and the U.S. Disabled National Championships will take place Jan. 5-7. For more information, call 649-3991.

*The Utah Symphony will welcome pianist Fabio Bidini for a performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in Abravanel Hall on Friday, Jan. 5 and Saturday, Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. Matthias Bamert will conduct the evening that includes Bruckner’s Symphony No. 6. The work will certainly be a showpiece for the orchestra’s brass section. Tickets for these performances are $12-$48. Tickets can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS, (888)-451-2787, in person at the Abravanel Hall ticket office, or by visiting http://www.utahsymphonyopera.org . Subscribers and those desiring group or student discounts should call (801) 533-NOTE.

*Application deadlines for the 2007 St. George Arts Festival are due by 5 p.m. on Jan 5. For more information, call (435) 634-5850 or download an application at http://www.sgcity.org/artfestival .

Saturday 6

*The Park City Film Series will present "Jesus Camp," rated PG-13, at 8 p.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium located in the Park City Library. Tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call 615-8291.

*Sundance ticket sales will take place Jan. 6-7 at main box offices. For more information, visit http://festival.sundance.org/2007 .

*The Winter Trails Day at White Pine Nordic Center will take place Jan. 6. Proceeds will benefit the Mountain Trails Foundation. For more information, call 649-6249.

*Learn to curl at the Park City Ice Arena. An open house will take place on Saturday, Jan. 6 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The cost is $5. For details and to register, visit http://www.utahwintergames.org .

*Repertory Dance Theatre invites the public to sample its entire slate of community school dance classes at an open house, Saturday, Jan. 6 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West Broadway (300 South), beginning at 9 a.m. Open House participants can participate in any or all of the community school’s classes during the day for only $5 all day or free with the purchase of a 10-class punch card or paid registration for a fall session class. For more information, call (801) 534-1000.

Upcoming

*The Park City Ice Arena will be hosting its first National Skating Month celebration Jan. 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. as part of the U.S. Figure Skating’s National Skating Month. There will be free skating lessons, door prizes and a short figure skating exhibition to those who pay admission ($5.50 for adults and $5 for youth) and skate rental ($3 if needed). Ice arena staff professionals will be on hand to provide instruction and tips for improving. Registration will be open for Learn to Skate/Play Hockey/Speedskate classes and the Figure Skating Club of Park City. For more information, contact Erika Roberts at 615-5704.

*Balance Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center, located at 245 West 100 South in Heber City, will hold a four-week series Fundamentals of Whole Nutrition and Weight Loss class Jan. 8 from 7 to 9 p.m. each Monday. The class will be led by Tandi Hartle, nutrition consultant and graduate of the Living Light Culinary Arts Institute. Fee is $100 per person for the series (prepaid) plus $15 for materials and samples. For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*The FIS Freestyle World Cup, presented by Deer Valley Resort, will take place Jan. 11. For more information, call 800-424-3337.

* The Egyptian Theatre will present "Robert Dubac Intellect" Jan 11-13. For more information, call 649-9371.

*The East Village Opera Company will perform at the Eccles Center Jan. 13. For more information, call the Park City Performing Arts Foundation at 655-3114.

*The Utah Symphony will go untraditional with its upcoming "New Music at The Rose" chamber performance, staging Sir Peter Maxwell Davies’s 1969 music-theatre classic "Eight Songs for a Mad King" in the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Jan. 11 at 8 p.m. Baritone Timothy Jones will perform the part of King George III. Keith Lockhart will conduct the work, which calls for a sextet of musicians from the Utah Symphony. The 30-minute performance will be followed by a screening of the film "The Madness of King George." Tickets for this performance are $25 and $35. Tickets can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS. Subscribers and those desiring group or student discounts should call (801) 533-NOTE.

*StageRight Theater Company will present its 20th anniversary gala Saturday, Jan. 13 at 6:30 p.m. A social hour with a performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. at 5001 South Highland Drive. There will be a suggested donation of $20 and the attire is business formal. The gala will include an introduction of the 2007 Season, scenes from past productions, premier of their new logo, and announcement of 2007 playwriting contest. To place a reservation, call (801) 272-3445.

*Mayor Rocky Anderson and the Italian Center of the West will celebrate Torino, Italy as its Winter Olympics sister city Jan. 13 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hilton Homewood Suites located at 423 West 300 South in Salt Lake. There will be Italian food, music and festivities. The official signing of the agreement has been scheduled for 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

*A concert by singer/songwriters Cosy Sheridan and T.R. Ritchie will take place Jan. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Eccles Conference Center Auditorium on the Utah State University Campus in Logan. Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 the door and are available in Logan at Sunrise Cyclery. For more information, go to http://www.cosysheridan.com .

* Repertory Dance Theatre presents "Ballet and Sleeping Beauty," by Ballet West, at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, on Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. as part of the Ring Around the Rose program. "Ballet and Sleeping Beauty" introduces children to ballet and to the life of a ballet dancer. Tickets are $5 for all seats (ages 2 and under free), and can be purchased in advance by calling ArtTix at (801) 355-ARTS.

*Balance Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center, located at 245 West 100 South in Heber City, will hold a Tuesday, January 16 7:30 9:00 p.m. Eliminate Your Pain Through Motion with the Egoscue Method class Jan. 16 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The Fee is $20 per person for and includes a copy of Pete Egoscue’s breakthrough book "Pain Free." For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*Margaret J. Wheatley will speak at Westminster College Tuesday, Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. Wheatley’s lecture, "Restoring Sanity, Meaning, and Hope to Our Organizations" will be free and open to the public. For more information, call (801) 832-2680.

*Picabo’s Street Challenge for Children, presented by Park City Mountain Resort, will take place Jan. 21. For more information, call 800-222-PARK.

* Big Band Celebration to benefit the Hospice program at Intermountain Homecare, in Wasatch and Summit Counties will take place Jan 19. at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall in Midway. The event is free to the public. Featuring tunes from the 20’s, 30’s & 40’s, the Music Makers will perform throughout the evening, along with a special performance by the Utah State College Ballroom Dance Team. There will also be live and silent auctions, made possible by generous sponsors from Wasatch and Summit Counties. All proceeds from this event will directly support the quality and availability of vital end-of-life services at Intermountain Homecare in Wasatch and Summit counties. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please call (435) 657-4323 or (435) 671-1717.

*The Park City Mountain Resort will present Music on the Mountain Jan. 20. For more information, call (800) 222-PARK or log on to http://www.parkcitymountain.com.

*The Sundance Film Festival will take place Jan. 18 -28. Call 655-3114 for more information on tickets and shows.

*Bald Eagle Day will take place Jan. 20 at the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, located at 2155 W. Forest Street, in Brigham City, from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fee is $1 for individuals and $5 per family. For more information, call (435) 723-5887.

* Balance Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center, located at 245 West 100 South in Heber City, will hold an Art of Self Care Yoga Clinic class Jan 26 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Lara Stewart Boyle will offers 30-minute personalized sessions focused on yoga practice. The fee is $30 per 30-minute session. For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*The Park City Winterfest, including International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race Finals (Feb. 3), live music, fireworks, moonlight snowshoeing, cross-country ski tours and the annual celebration of the anniversary of the opening ceremonies of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games will take place Feb. 2-11. For more information, call (800) 222-PARK or visit http://www.parkcitymountain.com .

*The Vagina Monologues will be performed at The Eccles Center Feb. 3. For more information, call the Park City Performing Arts Foundation at 655-3114.

*Balance Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center, located at 245 West 100 South in Heber City, will hold an Introduction to Soaring Crane Qigong class Feb. 8 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*Marc Cohn will perform at the Eccles Center Feb. 10. For more information, call the Park City Performing Arts Foundation at 655-3114.

*The Golden Chinese Dragon Acrobats will perform Feb. 17 at the Eccles Center. For more information, call the Park City Performing Arts Foundation at 655-3114.

*Wailin’ Jennys will perform at the Eccles Center Feb. 21. For more information, call the Park City Performing Arts Foundation at 655-3114.

Ongoing

*The Kimball Art Center Holiday Glass Ornament display will be at the Garage Gallery through Jan. 10. The pieces are original, handmade glass ornaments by local and regional artists. For more information, call 649-8882.

*Arts-Kids is looking for a volunteer to help with program preparation and assistance. Adult volunteers are also needed for helping with after-school programs for the rest of this semester and next semester, which will begin Jan. 29 for 10 weeks. Volunteers unable to commit to the program will also be needed for fundraisers in the spring and summer of 2007. For further information and interview, please call Pat at 615-7878.

*The Art of Wine, located in the Snow Creek Shopping Center, host daily classes from 4 to 7 p.m. on the hour. Themes change weekly. Gourmet cheese and fresh breads will be provided. For more information or to register, call 655-WINE or e-mail theartofwine@bigplanet.com.

*"Unseen Shores: the Post Vietnam Era" from the U.S. Navy art collection, funded in part by the George S. and Delores Eccles Foundation and Alternative Visions, will be on display at the Salt Lake Art Center until Jan. 13. Hours are Tuesday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The center is located at 20 South West Temple in Salt Lake. For more information, call (801) 328-4201.

*Park City Professional Artist’s Association’s "A Dog’s Town" mixed-media exhibit will be at the Kimball Art Center in the Badami Gallery through Jan. 10. Admission is free. For more information, call 649-8882.

General

* THE SHOP Yoga Studio, located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside Ave., offers several daily Anusara yoga classes for beginner through advanced students. Classes are donation-based and no reservation is required. Nationally-known instructors and workshops monthly. Visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com for class schedule and more information or call 649-9339.

*Park City School District’s Community Education program has quarterly classes for adults, youth and young learners. To find out more, go to http://www.pcschools.us (click on "Community" then "Community Education") or call Julia at 615-0215.

Mondays

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore at Redstone Towne Center hosts "Scrabble Monday" every Monday from 6-8 p.m. Bring a board, a dictionary and challenge fellow Parkites to some word play. For more information, call the Spotted Frog at 575-2665.

*The SHOP Yoga Studio located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside invites parents/caregivers and children up to 2 years old to join us for Yoga Together from 11 a.m. to noon every Monday. All classes are donation-based. Call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com.

Tuesdays

*Live improv comedy performed by Off the Top, at The Sidecar. Tickets are $10. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 647-5678.

*The Park City Bar Association provides free legal advice the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Miners Hospital in Park City. All are invited to attend with any legal questions. There is no charge for this service. For more information, contact either Ed Stone or Lisa Peck at (801) 531-6088.

*The Park City Professional Artist Association Park City’s network for visual artists meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Spotted Frog Bookstore at 6:30 p.m. New members are welcome. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityart.com .

*A beginning fencing class will take place at the Park City Academy for swashbucklers of all ages. Classes will begin at 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at 4 p.m. through Feb. 1. To register for classes, call Elaine Aliberti at 655-0289.

*Mountainlands Community Housing Trust has begun Roommate Roundups for the fall season. They are held 5 -7 p.m. every Tuesday at the Bad Ass Coffee House located at 651 Park Ave. It’s an opportunity for people who are seeking housing, roommates, or both to find out useful housing and community resource information and to meet potential roommates. People who would like more information or have questions can call 647-9719.

*Boys and girls of all ages are invited to join the Park City Library for the Kid’s Book Club Tuesdays at 4 p.m. The Library is reading "The Ballad of Lucy Whipple" and exploring Park City history. The second Tuesday of the month they meet at the Park City Museum. There will be no Book Club on Dec. 26. Call the Park City Library for more information at 615-5600.

Wednesdays

*First Tracks at The Canyons will take place every Wednesday and Saturday morning. The Canyons provides skiers and riders the chance to ski and dine with an Olympian. The First Tracks program allows skiers to hit the hill before opening and is guided by freestyle skier and former U.S. Ski Team aerials coach Kris "Fuzz" Feddersen, World Cup downhill winner Holly Flanders, Paralympian Chris Waddell, Olympic moguls and aerials skier Trace Worthington, or 1997 U.S. National giant slalom champion Carrie Shineberg. The twice-weekly sessions, which meet at 7:20 a.m. at the bottom of the Flight of the Canyons gondola, costs $100 a day plus the price of a regular day pass. The fee also includes breakfast at Red Pine Lodge. Reservations are required and space is limited, so call the Perfect Turn Sales Cabin to reserve a spot at 615-3449.

*Awana Clubs meets Wednesday evenings from 6:15 8 p.m. at Mountain Life Church, located at 7375 N. Silver Creek Road. Awana is a non-denominational Christian youth ministry for children from preschool through sixth grades. For more information, call the church office at 647-5855 or check out awana.org.

*Newcomers of Greater Park City gather every second Wednesday of the month at Miners Hospital at 10 a.m. For more information, call Chris Hartley, at 649-0624.

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will show at 7 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

Thursdays

*Look Good Feel Better is a free program that teaches beauty and hair techniques to female cancer patients in active treatment. The program runs on the second Thursday of each month at Heber Valley Medical Center in the boardroom from 6:30-8:30 p.m. To reserve a spot, or for more information, call 1-800-395-LOOK.

*Caregivers Night Out is a monthly support group that offers assistance for those that are taking care of loved ones. Meetings are held in Summit County on the third Thursday of every month at Wentworth Assisted Living Center, located at 4200 North 400 West in Oakley. Meetings are from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call (435) 783-5575 for more information.

*The Shop Yoga Studio, a nonprofit community yoga center, offers Anusara yoga classes every Thursday night from 6-7:30 p.m. Donations are voluntary. The studio is located at 1167 Woodside Ave. For more information, call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com.

*Lara Boyle, of Integrative Yoga Wellness, is teaching a yoga series embracing "The Art of Self-Care," Thursday evenings, 6-7:30 p.m., at Yoga Quarry, located in Quarry Village. For more information, call 655-5273.

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will show at 7 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*A beginning fencing class will take place at the Park City Academy for swashbucklers of all ages. Classes will begin at 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at 4 p.m. through Feb. 1. To register for classes, call Elaine Aliberti at 655-0289.

Fridays

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every at 7 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*The SHOP Yoga Studio is offering pre- and post-natal yoga for women in all stages of pregnancy and motherhood Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m. Call 649-9339 for more information or online at http://www.parkcityyoga.com.

*The Christian Center Friday Prayer Group is open to Christians of all backgrounds. Come to the center, located at 1100 Iron Horse Drive, any Friday from 9-10 a.m. for a brief devotional and great prayer time for our community, our churches, our world. For more information, call 649-2260.

* The Park City Mountain Sports Club holds a T.G.I.F meeting and activity every Friday in and around Park City. Call 645-5350 or visit http://www.pcmsc.org for more information.

*Recycle Utah hosts "Green Building" seminars focused on resource and energy-efficient building. The seminars are held from 8 10 a.m. on the second Friday of every month at the Miners Hospital. For more information, call Recycle Utah at 649-9698.

*The last Friday of every month, the Kimball Art Center will present A Park City Gallery Stroll. The event will take place from 6-9 p.m. and will include live jazz at the Kimball Art Center. Tickets are $5 and are available through the organization. On the day of the gallery stroll, interested participants can stop by the Art Center to pick up a map listing participating galleries and restaurants. For more information, contact the Kimball at 649-8882 or visit http://www.kimball-art.org.

Saturdays

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*At 10 a.m. every Saturday, The Spotted Frog Bookstore will host Children’s Story Hour for kids ages 2-6. Parents must remain in the store. For more information, call the Spotted Frog at 575-2665.

*Each third Saturday, the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) offers a special art studio program designed for children ages 4 – 12. The event is from 2- 4 p.m. and is free with admission to the museum. Space is limited and patrons are accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call (801) 581-7332 or visit http://www.umfa.utah.edu .

*Sarah Tomson offers a "Flow Yoga" class on Saturdays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Park City Dance. All levels are welcome and please bring a mat. For more information, visit http://www.BalancedBeingYoga.com or call Sarah at (435) 579-0357.

Sundays

Nightlife

Wednesday 3

*Joy Ride, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Locals Night, Cisero’s

*Saketini Night, Celsius

*Tony Oros, The Sidecar

*Locals Night, Cisero’s

Thursday 4

*Tim Wray, Shabu

*Scotty and Jimmy, J.B. Mulligans

*Small House Strings, The Spur Bar and Grill

*R. Dub, The Sidecar

*Karaoke, Cisero’s

Friday 5

*Dr. Bob, Celsius

*Marshall Paul, J.B. Mulligans

*Mumblypeg, The Sidecar

*Wisebird, The Spur Bar and Grill

*DJ Knucklz, Cisero’s

*DJ Jalal, The Star Bar

Saturday 6

*Shades of Gray, Kristauf’s Martini Bar

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*The Rhythmites, The Sidecar

*The Motherlode Canyon Band, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Big Daddy, Cisero’s

*DJ Stevo, The Star Bar

To add an event to The Park Record’s FREE calendar, call Dan Bischoff at 649-9014, ext. 104, or e-mail (preferred) arts@parkrecord.com.

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