Calendar for March 29 though April 1, 2006 | ParkRecord.com

Calendar for March 29 though April 1, 2006

compiled by Matt James

Wednesday, March 29

*"Feed the Earth-Compost" will be presented by Recycle Utah Director Insa Riepen 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.

*Community Nursing Services will hold its annual fundraiser, Art and Soup, featuring local artists and chefs, through March 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.

Thursday, 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.

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*The farce "Lend Me A Tenor" will be performed at Westminster College today through April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jay W. Lees Courage Theatre of the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

*Community Nursing Services will hold its annual fundraiser, Art and Soup, featuring local artists and chefs, today. 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.

Friday, March 31

*The Kimball Art Center will present A Park City Gallery Stroll from 6-9 p.m. The event will include local galleries and live jazz from Enbrujo Tropical in the Kimball’s Garage Gallery. Tickets are $5 and are available at the art center. For more information, call 649-8882 or visit http://www.kimball-art.org.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore and Wine Bar will present an installment of its regular wine seminars at 7 p.m. The pairing and tasting will feature the wines of Alsace and Loire. The cost is $30 per person. To sign up, or for more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*"The Matador" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through 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.

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

*Friday and Saturday at 11 a.m., and at 3 p.m. Saturday, 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 farce "Lend Me A Tenor" will be performed at Westminster College today and through April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jay W. Lees Courage Theatre of the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

Saturday, April 1

*Beware the practical jokers.

*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present reggae artists Rising Lion 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 Matador" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through April 2. 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.

*From 10-11:30 a.m. Salt Lake City’s Tracey Aviary will present "Egg-stravaganza," about all kinds of eggs, as part of its month-long series of "Egg-ucation" classes. The event is free with membership to the aviary or paid admission. Tracy Aviary is located at 589 East 1300 South. For more information, call (801) 322-BIRD or visit http://www.tracyaviary.org.

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

*At 11 a.m., and at 3 p.m., 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.. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The farce "Lend Me A Tenor" will be performed at Westminster College today at 7:30 p.m. in the Jay W. Lees Courage Theatre of the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

*StageRight TheaterCompany will present the comedy "The Foreigner" opening tonight and playing Friday and Saturday evenings until May 6. Curtain is 7:30 p.m. The theater is located at 5001 South Highland Drive. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for seniors and students. Call (801) 272-3445 for reservations and information.

Upcoming

*Westminster College will host a Senior Art Exhibit, April 3-25, featuring a group of works by graduating Westminster art students. The exhibition will be open daily from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The opening reception will be held on April 3 at noon. Both the reception and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents, or call (801) 832-2457.

*Westminster College and KeyBank will close the 2005-2006 Cultural Diversity Lecture Series with "Religion’s Borders and Fences: Students’ Perspectives," featuring a group of students presenting a creative, interactive program addressing borders and fences associated with religion. The event will run Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

*April 5 from 4-7 p.m. the Park City Library will throw a party to celebrate National Library Week. The event will be held at the library and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 615-5600 or visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org.

* "Messiah: Handel’s Gift to Children," will be presented April 5-6, 7:30 p.m. at Libby Gardner Hall on the campus of the University of Utah. The production benefits the Carmen B. Pingree School for Children with Autism. Tickets are $35 and are available at the Kingsbury Hall box office, at (801) 581-7100 or http://www.Kingtix.com.

*"Twist of Faith" will screen Thursday, April 6 at 7 p.m. as part of the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Series, presented in conjunction with the Park City Film Series. The screening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore and Wine Bar will present an installment of its regular wine seminars at 7 p.m. April 7. The pairing and tasting will feature Vin de Pay wines. The cost is $25 per person. To sign up, or for more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*Julie Nester Gallery will present the opening of a one-person exhibition of new paintings by Utah artist Christopher Terry on Friday, April 7, from 5:30-8 p.m. Julie Nester Gallery is located at 1755 B Bonanza Drive. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.julienestergallery.com or call 649 7855.

*"BLAST!," winner of the 2001 Tony Award for Best Special Theatrical Event will play in Salt Lake City at Kingsbury Hall on April 7 at 7:30 p.m. and April 8 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets prices are $25.50, $38.50 and $47.50, and can be purchased by calling (801) 581-7100 or visiting http://www.kingtix.com.

*"Capote" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series April 7-9. 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 Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC) will present "The Water Project," a collection of short plays commissioned by SLAC on the theme of water and the West. The shows will run April 7 through 30 at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2 and 7 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets range from $27.50 to $33.50 with discounts available for students and those under 30. For more information, visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org. For tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC.

*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present rocker Jesse Colin Young in The Forum at The Canyons April 8 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 Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present Pink Martini at Park City’s Eccles Center on April 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$50 with discounts available for students, seniors and children. For tickets or more information, call 655-3114 or visit http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*Repertory Dance Theatre’s Ring Around the Rose series will present an Old Time Utah Dance Party April 8 at 11 a.m. in the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in Salt Lake City. Tickets are $5 and are available by calling (801) 355-ARTS.

*Westminster College will hold its annual International Fest on Saturday, April 8 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in the Dolores Doré Eccles Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center. The fest will include free food and cultural performances from countries around the world. Admission is $5 for the general public. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu.

*April 8, from 10-11:30 a.m. Salt Lake City’s Tracey Aviary will present "Hatchlings," about baby birds, as part of its month-long series of "Egg-ucation" classes. The event is free with membership to the aviary or paid admission. Tracy Aviary is located at 589 East 1300 South. For more information, call (801) 322-BIRD or visit http://www.tracyaviary.org.

*Sunday, April 9, from 5-7 p.m. The Spotted Frog Bookstore will present a premier of the film, "Celestine Prophecy." The author of the book on which the movie is based, James Redfield, will be on hand for a panel discussion and book signing. The event is open to the public, but there will be reserved seating. For more information, call 575-2665.

*Maria Barndt, a landscaper and gardener for Park City Municipal for 23 years, will present "High Altitude Planting," at the Park City Library on Wednesday, April 12 at 5:30 p.m. Find out some gardening tips from a Park City expert. For more information, call the Park City Library at 615-5600.

*The annual One-Act Festival will be held at Westminster College on April 12-15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Dumke Student Theatre (Black Box) of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The performance is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/cultural events or call (801) 832-2457.

*"Solo Dios Sabe" which is not rated, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series April 13-16, with a free screening at 7 p.m. on Thursday and regular, full-priced screenings on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 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 Park City Community Church Choir will present the musical work "The Seven Last Words of Christ" on Good Friday, April 14, at 7 p.m. in the church sanctuary. This special musical presentation is free of charge and open to the public. Park City Community Church is located at 4501 N. S.R. 224. For more information, contact the church office at 649-8131.

*Ballet West will present "Swan Lake," April 14 22, in Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre. Daily evening performances, April 14, 15 and 19-22, will begin at 7:30 p.m.; the matinees on April 15 and 22 begin at 2 p.m. Ticket prices range from $17 – $65. Tickets are available at ArtTix by calling (801) 355-ARTS or at http://www.arttix.org.

*Phillip Bimstein’s new techno tone poem, "Lockdown!" will premiere in blue haiku’s April 15 concert, 7:30 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center’s "Music in the Box" series. Tickets for blue haiku’s April 15, 7:30 p.m. concert are $12 in advance, $15 day of show and $9 for seniors and students and are available through ArtTix (801) 355-ARTS or arttix.org. Call (801) 971-0152 for concert information.

*Comedian Paula Poundstone will visit the Eccles Center for a Park City Performing Arts Foundation show on Saturday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$50. To purchase tickets or for more information, call 655-3114 or visit http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*April 15, from 10-11:30 a.m. Salt Lake City’s Tracey Aviary will present "Beating the Egg Hunt," about egg camouflage, as part of its month-long series of "Egg-ucation" classes. The event is free with membership to the aviary or paid admission. Tracy Aviary is located at 589 East 1300 South. For more information, call (801) 322-BIRD or visit http://www.tracyaviary.org.

*Alfred Hitchcock’s "Dial M for Murder" will screen as part of the Park City Film Series’ Reel Classics series at the Jim Santy Auditorium Thursday, April 20 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.

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.

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.

*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.

Wednesdays

*Park City Library, located at 1255 Park Ave., hosts "Baby and Me" for newborns to two-year-olds and their caretakers every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Storytime Room. For more information, call Heather at 615-5603.

*Every Wednesday, the Summit County Library at Kimball Junction hosts story time for toddlers aged 2-3 at 10:30 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 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 theartofwine@bigplanet.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

*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 Rock Cliff Nature Center staff at Jordanelle State Park host Track Me If You Can! every Saturday running through March 11. Join the park naturalist from 10 a.m. to noon and learn basic tracking skills necessary to understanding local wildlife. Bring snowshoes or borrow a pair from the park. Pre-registration is required. Day-use fee is $7 per vehicle. For more information, call 649-9148.

Nightlife

Wednesday, March 29

*Rope or Bullet, Celsius

*El Sabor, Rum Bunnies

*Paul Larson, Easy Street Brasserie

*Tony Oros, The Spur

*Jojo Hahn, Bistro 412 Bar

*Locals’ Night with DJ Flegz, Cisero’s

Thursday, March 30

*Junior and Transportation, Harry O’s

*Joy and Eric, Easy Street Brasserie

*Greg Downs, J.B. Mulligans

*Around the Bend Band, The Spur

*Rich Wyman, Bistro 412 Bar

*Chris Johnston, Ringo

*Karaoke with Fran, Cisero’s

*DJ Danny Boy, Rum Bunnies

Friday, March 31

*Red Desert Bluegrass Trio, The Spur

*The Right Amount, Cisero’s

*The Neighbors, The Sidecar

*Gogol Bordello, Suede

*Joy and Eric, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Tony Oros, Ringo

*Rich Wyman, Easy Street Brasserie

*DJ Night, The Star Bar

Saturday, April 1

*A-Frame, The Star Bar

*Troy Griffin, Ringo

*Grand Junction, The Spur

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*Ides of Soul, The Sidecar

*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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