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Calendar for July 8-12, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 8

*The Heber Valley Airshow will take place today at the Heber City Airport/Russ McDonald Field. Gates open at 9 a.m. and the show begins at 10 a.m. Admission is $5 for adults and children are free. Rides on the DC-3 and other aircraft are available for purchase. Call 640-6806 for more information or to purchase a ride.

*Ashlee K will perform at Miners Plaza from 1:30 to 3 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*Matt Frey will perform at Miners Plaza from 3:30 to 5 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*Stacey Board will perform at Upper Summit Watch Plaza from 6 to 8:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*Acoustic Dr. Bob will perform at Party on the Plaza from 6 to 8:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

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*Joey Dempster and Julie Hill will perform at the Homestead resort, 700 North Homestead Drive, Midway, from 7-9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.homesteadresort.com or http://www.timpanogos.org.

*The Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival will start at 5:30 p.m. Some tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be free events throughout local outlets in Washington Square.

*The Toast of Park City Grand Tasting will be held at The Canyons Forum from 3 to 6 p.m. for the last day of the Park City Food and Wine Classic. A silent auction will follow. Tickets are $50. For more information, call 877-328-2783.

Sunday 9

*A-Frame will perform at The Canyons Resort as part of the Sunday local concert series at 5 p.m. on the main stage in the Resort Village. For more information, call 649-5400.

*Greg Downs will perform at Miners Plaza from 1:30 to 3 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*Gary Russell will perform at Miners Plaza from 3:30 to 5 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*The Paul Green School of Rock Music, Utah will perform at Quarry Village, located at Pinebrook Blvd. and Kilby Road, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*The Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival will start at 5:30 p.m. Some tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be free events throughout local outlets in Washington Square.

Tuesday 11

*The Chier Foundation, a Park City non-profit organization whose mission is to provide funding for the Lost Boys of Sudan who are settled in Utah to access educational opportunities, is hosting a fundraising dinner and auction at the Snake Creek Grill in Heber at 7:30 p.m. Tickets at $125 apiece. For more information or to reserve a spot, visit http://www.chierfoundation.org and click on "July 11th benefit" or call Kate Geagan at 655-3469.

*Wisebird will perform at Party on the Plaza from 6 to 8:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages summer free concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*The Park City Library is offering a six-week free basic Internet and e-mail class, beginning today, and will meet every Tuesday at 9 a.m. For more information, call 615-5600.

*On July 11, from 4 until 6 p.m., the Park City History Book Club’s discussion of "Night," by Elie Wiesel, will be led by Bette Scarlet, a student of the Holocaust, at the Park City Library. As a teenager, Wiesel and his entire family were hauled off to Auschwitz; "Night" is his gripping personal memoir of the Nazi concentration camps. Copies are available at the Park City Library, Summit County Library, Dolly’s Bookstore on Main Street, and the Spotted Frog in Redstone Center. For more information, call 615-5600.

Wednesday 12

*The Park City Farmers Market will run from noon to 6 p.m. until Oct. 25 at The Canyons Resort in the Cabriolet parking lot. For more information, call 671-1336 or visit, http://www.parkcityfarmersmarket.com .

Upcoming

*Lyle Lovett will perform at Deer Valley July 20. Tickets are on sale at all Smith’sTix Outlets and Deer Valley Signatures Stores. Tickets are $35, for more information call 1-800-888-TIXX.

*For the seventh straight year, The Canyons Resort is teaming up with Zion’s Park City Bank to offer free, outdoor concerts every Saturday this summer, beginning July 15. Guests attending the summer concert series will park in the main parking lot and ride the Cabriolet into the Resort Village. All concerts begin at 6 p.m. on the main stage in the Resort Village. For more information, call 649-5400.

*The Park City Library has announced this year’s "One Book." It is "In the Time of the Butterflies" by Julia Alvarez and is available at the library in English or Spanish. The movie will be shown for free on July 15 and book discussions will take place the last two weeks of July. This is Park City’s fourth year having a One Book for the community to read. For more information about the book, program, and events call 615-5602 or go to http://www.parkcitylibrary.org/one_book2006.htm .

*Park City’s Pioneer Day Celebration will be held July 20 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saint’s Kilby Building, 2555 Kilby Road. It will be an evening of food, fun and games for the whole family. All are invited. For more information, contact Ken Lineberry, 649-4471.

*Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series will present Etta James at Deer Valley July 21. For tickets call 655-3114.

*The Heber Valley Railroad will present the "Sunset BBQ Special," featuring barbecue, a train ride, and bluegrass music, from 6:30-9 p.m. July 21, Aug. 4 and 18 and Sept. 1 and 15. For tickets or more information, visit wwwhebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

* Heritage Music, based in Orem, is having a large, factory-direct piano sale on July 21-23. For more information, call (801) 225-0049.

*Kenny G will perform at Deer Valley July 22 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For tickets or more information, call 1-800-864-9298.

*The Habitat for Humanity for Summit and Wasatch Counties will hold its fourth annual "Habitat in the Garden Party" Tuesday, July 25 at 6 p.m. at the Redstone Plaza in Kimball Junction. All proceeds support Habitat’s building efforts locally to house families in need of decent, affordable, adequate shelter. There will be food and a live auction. Call 640-6462 or visit, http://www.habitatutah.org for tickets for information.

*Faure’s Requiem will perform at Deer Valley July 26 at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For tickets or more information, call 1-800-864-9298.

*Muir Quartet One will perform at Deer Valley July 27 at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For tickets or more information, call 1-800-864-9298.

*The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will perform at Deer Valley July 28 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For tickets or more information, call 1-800-864-9298.

* The Salt Lake County Art Committee has issued a call for entries to local artists interested in exhibiting their work in the Rose Wagner Art Gallery. The deadline for entries is July 28, 2006. Applications will be available at the Rose Wagner Performing Art Center, 138 West 300 South in Salt Lake City or by calling (801) 468-3511, or online at http://www.finearts.slco.org.

*The National Sports Foundation’s second annual "Arts for Athletes" is accepting artwork for a fundraiser on Friday, July 28 at the Park Meadows Country Club. All mediums welcome. Sponsorship and private donations are also appreciated to help underwrite the event. NSF is the local ski jumping club located at the Utah Olympic Park. It is a non-profit organization with all donations tax deductible. For more information contact Linda at 901-9675.

*Big Bad Voodoo Daddy will perform at Deer Valley July 29 at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For tickets or more information, call 1-800-864-9298.

*The Vacation Bible School will be held July 31 Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church, 4051 S.R. 224. Youth up to fifth grade and all denominations are welcome. Toddlers must be potty trained. The theme will be how God can make the ordinary extraordinary, led by counselors from Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp and congregational volunteers. The cost is $25 per youth for the week. More information and a printable registration form can be found on the web at: http://www.shepherdofthemountains.org click VBS or by calling 649-2233.

*The Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series will present Randy Newman Aug. 15 at Deer Valley. For tickets, call 655-3114.

*The Fidelity Investments Park City Jazz Festival will be Aug. 25-27 at the Deer Valley Amphitheater. Tickets are on sale at all SmithsTix locations, http://www.smithstix.com, Deer Valley Signatures stores or online at http://www.parkcityjazz.org. Local’s tickets, VIP packages, Lodging Packages and more are available by calling the Park City Jazz Foundation at 940-1362 or going online at http://www.parkcityjazz.org. New this year is a special three-day general admission package. American Express users will receive a 15 percent discount, available until July 31.

*The Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series will present Bonnie Raitt and Keb’Mo, Aug. 30 at Deer Valley. For tickets, call 655-3114.

*The Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series will present Willie Nelson, Sept. 4 at Deer Valley. For tickets, call 655-3114.

*Elton John and his band will appear live as part of his 2006 "The Captain and the Kid Tour" at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Sept. 19, 2006. Tickets will be available at all Smith’sTix Outlets, (801) 467-TIXX, 1-800-888-TIXX, http://www.smithstix.com and the E Center box office

Ongoing

*Julie Nester Gallery will present, "Pacifica," an exhibition of recent paintings by Marshall Crossman. The exhibition will run through July 26. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call (435) 649-7855 or visit, http://www.julienestergallery.com .

* Chester’s Blacksmith Shop presents a summer gallery "Blue Apples" by Brad Greenwell through Aug 20. The shop is located at 613 Main Street. For more information, call 645-0668

*StageRight Theatre Company presents "The Rivals." The production runs Fridays and Saturdays through July 22 at 5001 South Highland Drive in Salt Lake. Curtain is at 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors; call (801) 272-3445 for reservations.

*The Heber Valley Railroad will present the "Sunset BBQ Special," featuring barbecue, a train ride, and bluegrass music, from 6:30-9 p.m., July 7 and 21, Aug. 4 and 18 and Sept. 1 and 15. For tickets or more information, visit wwwhebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Leigh-North Gallery has announced its first annual Fine Art Collectors Sale and Exhibition through July 31. The gallery is located at 136 S. Main Street, Suite 202 in Salt Lake City.

* The Utah Arts Council is pleased to announce its fourth annual tribute to design. The exhibit "Design Arts Utah ’06" will run through July 28, at the Rio Gallery located in the historic Rio Grande Depot, 300 South 455 West in Salt Lake City. The Rio Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about the exhibit or the Design Arts program, contact Jim Glenn at (801) 533-3585 or jglenn//arts.utah.gov.

*The Brigham Young University Museum of Art introduces viewers to the work of Milton Glaser, whose conceptual approach to solving design problems has positioned him at the forefront of the field of graphic design and illustration. The exhibit, "Just Enough Is More: The Graphic Design of Milton Glaser," is on display through Oct. 7. Tours are conducted during regular museum hours and must be scheduled at least one week in advance. Tours usually last about one hour. Call (801) 422-1140 to schedule a tour or to inquire about additional information.

*The Utah Cultural Celebration Center, along with the West Valley City Arts Council and Spectrum Studios, will present the 2006 Face of Utah Sculpture exhibition through Aug. 24. This year’s show is slated on the heels of the hugely successful Ten Commandments exhibition by Utah resident Arnold Friberg, which averaged over 1,000 visitors per week. The grand opening will go from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information call (801) 965-5108 or visit, http://www.culturalcelebrationcenter.org .

General

Utah Mountain Bluebird Trails is looking for volunteers. Several positions are needed for trail monitors. This is a weekly commitment (approximately) to check nesting boxes during the spring/summer season. A general knowledge of birds is helpful, however, training is offered. Only serious candidates need apply. Call Letitia Lussier

649-6982, for more information.

*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

*Park City Library, located at 1255 Park Ave., hosts Baby and Me for newborns to two-year-olds and their caretakers every Monday at 3:30 p.m. in the Storytime Room. For more information, call Heather at 615-5603.

*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.

*Intermezzo Chamber Music Series will run from June 26-Aug. 7, Westminster College will hold concerts by internationally acclaimed artists every Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall at the Eccles Conservatory. Single tickets are $15; discounts are available for season subscribers and free admission for students. For tickets and information, call (801) 230-2817.

Tuesdays

*The Park City Bar Association provides free legal advice every first Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the 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.

*Every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6:30-7:30, the Summit County Library’s Kimball Junction branch offers free English classes for non-native speakers. Those interested must sign up at the branch desk or by phone at 615-3900. Ask for David or Amparo.

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

*Every Tuesday, the Summit County Library at Kimball Junction hosts story times for preschoolers aged 3-5 at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 615-3900 or visit http://www.summit.lib.ut.us.

*Boys and girls of all ages are invited to come for reading related activities including writing, poetry, crafts, movies, puppetry, games, readers’ theater and more. No registration required. Drop by anytime. Call the library at 615-5600 for more information.

*Every Tuesday UVSC will hold group singing classes from 7-9 p.m. No singing experience necessary. The class is taught by Beth Lawrence with the Integrated Voice technique, a method of movement, visualization, relaxation and breathing. To register visit http://www.uvsc.edu/communitveducation. For more information email Beth30 a.m. For more information, call 615-3900 or visit http://www.summit.lib.ut.us.

*Awana Clubs meets Wednesday evenings from 6:15 8 p.m. at Mountain Life Church, located at 7375 N. Silver Creek Rd. Awana is a non-denominational Christian youth ministry for children from preschool through sixth grades. For more information, call the church office 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 Summit County Dancesport Foundation, a non-profit organization, offers group sessions in social, folk and modern dance every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Steve at (801) 450-3852.

Thursdays

*Park City Library, located at 1255 Park Ave., hosts Preschool Story Time for 3 to 5-year-olds every Thursday at 10 a.m. and Toddler time for 2 to 3-year-olds at 11 a.m. in the Storytime Room. For more information, call Heather at 615-5603.

*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 7-8:30 p.m. focusing on the eight limbs of yoga. 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 summer yoga series embracing "The Art of Self-Care," Thursday evenings, 6-7:30pm, at Yoga Quarry, located in Quarry Village. For more information, call 655-5273.

Fridays

*The SHOP Yoga Studio, a non-profit community yoga center, offers Prenatal Yoga Classes every Friday from 10-11:30 a.m. The classes are appropriate for all levels of students. Donations are voluntary. The studio is located at 1167 Woodside Ave. For more info, call 649-9339 or visit 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.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Soldier Hollow Express, a 90-minute trip offering views of Mt. Timpanogos, departs

at 3 p.m. every Friday and Saturday from the depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Provo Canyon Limited, a three-hour scenic excursion featuring the Provo Canyon’s scenery, will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday from the Heber Valley Railroad depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

Saturdays

*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.

* The Art of Wine, located at 1400 Snow Creek Drive in the Dan’s Shopping Center, will host a Saturday Evening Wine School from 6:30-8:30 p.m. most weeks. Each week features a different theme. Gourmet cheese and fresh breads will be provided. For more information or to register, call 655-WINE or e-mail theartofwine30 p.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.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Soldier Hollow Express, a 90-minute trip offering views of Mt. Timpanogos, departs

at 3 p.m. every Friday and Saturday from the depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Provo Canyon Limited, a three-hour scenic excursion featuring the Provo Canyon’s scenery, will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday from the Heber Valley Railroad depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

Sundays

Nightlife

Saturday 8

*DJ Q-tip, Cisero’s

*Rich Wyman, Celsius

*Sabor Latino Fiesta, The Star Bar

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus

*Motherlode, Sidecar

*Harry Lee and the Back Alley Blues Band, The Spur Bar

*DJ Brent, Harry O’s

*Pat Carnahan, Shabu

Sunday 9

*Tony Oros and Jimmy Bowers, Cisero’s

Monday 10

*Locals Night, J.B. Mulligans

*Spaghetti Night, Cisero’s

Tuesday 11

*Chris Bender, The Spur Bar

*Pool Tournament, J.B. Mulligans

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Rich Wyman, Sidecar

*FatLip and Omni, Suede

Wednesday 12

*Dave Hahn, The Spur Bar

*Locals Night, Cisero’s

*Small House Quartet, Sidecar

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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