Calendar for March 15-18, 2006 | ParkRecord.com

Calendar for March 15-18, 2006

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Wednesday 15

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty" will run tonight and through March 18 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*Shining Stars Cooperative Preschool, a Christian preschool, will hold its annual open house for parents and children from 5:30-7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The preschool, which teaches children ages three to five, is located in the lower level of Park City Community Church, at 4501 S.R. 224. For more information, contact Jolee at 640-8294 or visit http://www.parkcitycommunitychurch.org

*The Chamber Music Society of Salt Lake City will present the Verdehr Trio at 7:30 p.m. in Libby Gardner Concert Hall in Salt Lake City. Tickets are $20. Call (801) 561-3999 for more information.

*The Grand Theatre will present the world premiere of an original musical comedy, "Shear Luck," directed by Dan Larrinaga, today, March 15-18 and 20-25 at 7:30 p.m. and March 18 and 25 at 2 p.m. at the Grand Theatre. Tickets range from $10-$24 and are available by calling (801) 957-3322 or by visiting http://www.the-grand.org.

*The Odyssey Dance Theatre will present "Shut Up & Dance" at the Rose Wager Performing Arts Center, March 15-25. The show will include three programs, the "Deep Forest Show," on March 15 and 18 at 8 p.m. with matinees March 21 and 24 at 2 p.m. For tickets, call (801) 355-ARTS, and for more information, visit http://www.odysseydance.com.

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Thursday 16

*"Laura," will screen as part of the Park City Film Series’ Reel Classics series at the Jim Santy Auditorium at 7 p.m. The screening is free and open to the public and will include a question and answer session. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty" will run tonight and through March 18 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*The Channel at Sundance film series at Sundance Resort will present "The First Amendment Project" at 7:30 p.m. The screening is open to the public. Admission is $5 and all screenings begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Sundance Screening Room. For film tickets and information, call the Sundance Activities Desk at (801) 223-4567.

*Westminster College will present well-known poet Lucie Brock-Broido as part of the Anne Newman Sutton Weeks Poetry Series at Westminster College at 7 p.m. in the Dumke Student Theatre of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

*The Odyssey Dance Theatre will present "Shut Up & Dance" at the Rose Wager Performing Arts Center, March 15-25. The show will include three programs, the "Deep Forest Show," on March 15 and 18 at 8 p.m. with matinees March 21 and 24 at 2 p.m. For tickets, call (801) 355-ARTS, and for more information, visit http://www.odysseydance.com.

Friday 17

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty" will run tonight and through March 18 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*Tonight at 7:30 p.m. Temple Har Shalom will partner with the Salt Lake City Film Center, the National Ability Center and Park City’s Christian center to show the Dani Menkin film "39 Pounds of Love." The screening is free and open to the public and will be held at the temple, located at 1922 Prospector Ave. in Park City. For more information, call 649-2276.

*"Mrs. Henderson Presents" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series March 17-19. Show times are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors, $6 for adults; 10-visit passes are available for $45. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*The Heber Valley Railroad will present its Comedy Murder Mystery at 6:30 p.m. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*Park City artist Deborah Fitts will have a solo exhibit of photographic work on display at 3W Gallery, located at 159 West Broadway in downtown Salt Lake City. There will be an artist’s reception with Fitts from 6-9 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit dmsfstudios.smugmug.com.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Provo Canyon Limited three-hour scenic excursion train will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, call (435) 654-5601 or visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org.

*Every Friday and Saturday through April 1 at 11 a.m., and at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1, the Heber Valley Railroad’s Tube ‘n Train Adventure, a combined train ride and snow-tubing trip will depart. For tickets and information visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Soldier Hollow Express, an hour-and-a-half-long scenic ride, will depart at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Odyssey Dance Theatre will present "Shut Up & Dance" at the Rose Wager Performing Arts Center through March 25. The show will include three programs, the "Deep Forest Show," on March 15 and 18 at 8 p.m. with matinees March 21 and 24 at 2 p.m. For tickets, call (801) 355-ARTS, and for more information, visit http://www.odysseydance.com.

*Utah Opera will present one of Mozart’s final pieces, "The Magic Flute," in the Capitol Theatre today at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 19 at 2 p.m. The opera will be sung in German with English super-titles projected above the stage and will include English dialogue. Tickets for this production are $10-$70 and can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS (355-2787) or by visiting http://www.utahsymphonyopera.org.

Saturday 18

*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present bluesman John Lee Hooker Jr. in The Forum at The Canyons from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. The show is part of Mountain Town Stages spring concert series and is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.thecayons.com or http://www.mountaintownstages.com.

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty" will run tonight at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*"Mrs. Henderson Presents" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through March 19. Show times are at 8 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors, $6 for adults; 10-visit passes are available for $45. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*Park City Academy’s Financial Aid Program will hold a fundraiser at Park City Mountain Resort. The event will include an all mountain treasure hunt for prizes, followed by a drawing on the plaza for a 2006 VW Bug Convertible. Tickets are $150 for a team of two and are available at Cole Sport, Jans Mountain Outfitters and Zions Bank and online at http://www.parkcityhunt.com.

*Soaring Wings Education Foundation will host its 9th annual fundraiser, "Beach Party," at the Kimball Art Center from 7-10 p.m. with live music, Atlantic City-style gaming, a silent auction, and food and drinks. Tickets are $60 and support the Soaring Wings Education Foundation. For ticket purchases or more information, please call 655-0414 or 655-2910.

*Terzian Galleries will hold an artist reception for painter Deborah Hake Brinckerhoff from 6-9 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, and Brinckerhoff will be present. For more information, visit http://www.terziangalleries.com or call 649-4927.

*Chester’s Blacksmith Show will present an opening reception for an exhibition of works by street-artist Justin Tolentino from 7-10 p.m. The event will include a DJ and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 645-0668 or visit http://www.chestersblacksmith.com.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Provo Canyon Limited three-hour scenic excursion train will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, call (435) 654-5601 or visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org.

*Every Friday and Saturday through April 1 at 11 a.m., and at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1, the Heber Valley Railroad’s Tube ‘n Train Adventure, a combined train ride and snow-tubing trip will depart. For tickets and information visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Soldier Hollow Express, an hour-and-a-half-long scenic ride, will depart at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Salt Lake Symphony, the Sterling Singers and organist Don Cook will join for a collaborative concert at 7:30 p.m. at Libby Gardner Concert Hall on the University of Utah campus. Tickets are $8 for general admission, $5 for students and seniors and are available at the Kingsbury Hall box office by calling (801) 581-7100. For more information, visit http://www.saltlakesymphony.org.

*The Odyssey Dance Theatre will present "Shut Up & Dance" at the Rose Wager Performing Arts Center through March 25. The show will include three programs, the "Deep Forest Show," on March 15 and 18 at 8 p.m. with matinees March 21 and 24 at 2 p.m. For tickets, call (801) 355-ARTS, and for more information, visit http://www.odysseydance.com.

Upcoming

*Monday, March 20 at 4:30 p.m. Park City Library will host its Kids’ Book Club. Boys and girls of all ages are invited to have after-school snacks and join the library for a reading of "Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator." Call 615-5600 for more information.

*Amy Tan wrote the forward to "Tails of Devotion: A Look at the Bond Between People and Their Pets" with part-time Park City resident and Tan best-friend Emily Scott Pottruck. They will be appearing at The Spotted Frog, Friday, March 24 at 7 p.m. for a signing and reception. For more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*The National Ability Center’s spring fundraising event, Red, White and Snow, a culinary and wine event, will take place March 24 and 25. For tickets or more information, call Michele Di Palma at 649-3991 ext. 606 or visit the event Web site at http://www.redwhiteandsnow.org.

*"The World’s Fastest Indian," which is rated "PG-13," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series March 24-26. Show times are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors, $6 for adults; 10-visit passes are available for $45. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present blues rocker Coco Montoya in The Forum at The Canyons Saturday, March 25, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. The show is part of Mountain Town Stages spring concert series and is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.thecayons.com or http://www.mountaintownstages.com.

*The Repertory Dance Theatre will perform at Park City’s Eccles Center on March 25 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$50 with discounts available for children, students and seniors. Call 655-3114 for tickets and information, or visit http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*Community Nursing Services will hold its annual fundraiser, Art and Soup, featuring local artists and chefs, March 28-30. The cost of the event, which includes soup, is $10 for lunch and $12 for dinner. Proceeds from the event will benefit Community Nursing Services health and hospice programs. For more information, or for tickets, call Marily Ellingson at (801) 233-6142.

*"Feed the Earth-Compost" will be presented by Recycle Utah Director Insa Riepen, on Wednesday, March 29, at 5:30 p.m. at the Park City Library. Find out how and why to compost. For more information, call the Park City Library at 615-5600.

*March 30, at 7:30 p.m. there will be a talent show and fundraiser for the People’s Health Clinic at the Eccles Center. The event will include talented groups/ individuals of all ages throughout the community. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults and are available by calling 655-3114.

*"The Matador" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series March 31 April 2. Show times are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors, $6 for adults; 10-visit passes are available for $45. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present reggae artists Rising Lion in The Forum at The Canyons Saturday, April 1, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. The show is part of Mountain Town Stages spring concert series and is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.thecayons.com or http://www.mountaintownstages.com.

Ongoing

General

*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.

*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.

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 in Redstone 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.

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 at 658-1441 or Lisa Peck at (801) 531-6088.

*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.

*The Park City Singers, a non-auditioning community choir, rehearses each Tuesday evening from 7:25 to 9:30 p.m. at Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church. New and returning members are welcome; come and sing. For information, e-mail parkcitysingers30 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 Joan Mosch, at 649-6568.

*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 Toddlertime for 2 to 3-year-olds at 11 a.m. in the Storytime Room. For more information, call Heather at 615-5603.

*The Summit County Library at Kimball Junction hosts Lap Sitters for babies from birth to 2 years on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 615-3900 or visit http://www.summit.lib.ut.us.

*The Summit County Library has bilingual story times every Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m. at its Kimball Junction Branch, located in the Sheldon D. Richins Building on Landmark Drive. The event is free to the public. For more information, call 615-3900 or visit http://www.summit.lib.ut.us.

*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.

Fridays

*The last Friday of every month, the Kimball Art Center will present "Last Fridays Arts & Eats Gallery Stroll." The event will take place from 6-9 p.m. Tickets are $5 and are available through the Kimball Art Center. 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 Art Center at 649-8882 or visit http://www.kimball-art.org.

*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.

*Sarah Tomson will present a liquid flow yoga class on Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m. at Park City Dance. All levels are welcome to the class. Suggested donation is $10. For more information, visit http://www.BalancedBeingYoga.com or call Sarah at 579-0357.

* The Art of Wine, located at 1400 Snow Creek Drive in the Dan’s Shopping Center, will host a Friday Evening Wine School with instructor Sheral Schowe from 6:30-8:30 p.m. 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., The Spur

*Troy Griffin, Ringo

*A-Frame, The Star Bar

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*John Flanders, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Colin Robison Trio, The Sidecar

*Purdymouth, Suede

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

To become a part of The Park Record’s FREE events and music calendar, call Matt James at 649-9014, ext. 104, or e-mail arts@parkrecord.com.

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