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Calendar for April 22-26, 2006

Saturday 22

*Recycle Utah will hold its Earth Day Fest at its facility on Woodbine Way. The event will feature "the ladies of the morning" broadcasting live from 7 9 a.m. The event is free and open to the public, and coffee and bagels will be available for free. For more information, visit http://www.recycleutah.org or call 649-9698.

*Summit County Friends of Animals will present the Hike Your Hound community dog walk on the Historic Rail Trail near White Pine Touring. The event is open to the public, people and pooches alike, as long as dogs are friendly and on a leash. Registration, which is $20, will run from 9-10 a.m. and includes a T-shirt and a goody bag. All proceeds benefit the Summit County Friends of Animals. For more information about the event, visit http://www.friendsofanimals.net.

*Park City Follies, presented by The Park Record, will play at the Egyptian Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets to Saturday’s show will be $20. For more information about the event, or for tickets, go to http://www.parkcityshows.com or call 649-9371.

*"The Three Burials of Melquaides Estrada" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through April 23. 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.

*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.

*The Utah Symphony Pops Series continues when Natalie MacMaster joins the orchestra for a thrilling evening of Celtic fiddling and step dancing at 8 p.m. Tickets for this performance are $20 – $48 and can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS or by visiting http://www.utahsymphony.org.

*The Salt Lake Symphony will perform a concert at 7:30 p.m. at Libby Gardner Concert Hall on the University of Utah campus. The orchestra is pleased to welcome Utah Symphony veteran violinist Barbara Scowcroft as guest conductor for this concert. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for seniors and students and are available through the Kingsbury Hall box office at (801) 581-7100.

*The Westminster College Chamber singers will perform at 8 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The concert is open to the public, and admission is $8 for adults and $3 for students. Proceeds from the concert will help fund the group’s upcoming European Tour. For more information, call (801) 832-2457 or visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents.

*Viva Voce! Women’s Choir will present its spring concert, "Life Has Loveliness," at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 8575 South 700 East in Sandy, and Saturday, May 6, at Thompson Chamber Hall at the Universtiy of Utah. Both shows will run at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at the door and are $9 for adults and $7 for seniors and students. For more information, call Tecia Memmott at (801) 501-0029.

*Ballet West will present "Swan Lake," through April 22 in Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre. Daily evening performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. and 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.

*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 through April 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.

*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.

Sunday 23

*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 through April 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.

Monday 24

*The Utah Bakers Dozen will hold a baking seminar, "Everything Chocolate," for professionals and recreational bakers, featuring Raymond Lammers, executive pastry chef at Stein Ericksen Lodge. The seminar will be held from 3-6 p.m. at Silver Lake Lodge. The cost is $10 for current members and $20 for non-members. For more information, call Angel at (801) 550-1535.

*The University of Utah Travel Film Series will present "Cruising the Great Rivers of Europe" at Kingsbury Hall at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 and are available, along with more information, by calling (801) 581-7100, visiting http://www.kingtix.com or going to the Kingsbury Hall box office.

Tuesday 25

*The Heber Valley Medical Center and the Wasatch Senior Center will hold their monthly health lecture "Your Best Protection from Colon Cancer," presented by Dr. Blaine Cashmore, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Wasatch Senior Center. The Health Lecture Series is free to the public, however, registration is appreciated. To register contact the Wasatch Senior Center at (435) 654-4920.

*The Westminster College Music Department will present a jazz ensemble concert in the Vieve Gore Convert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory as part of the college’s spring concert series. The concert will take place at 8 p.m. and is free and open to the public. For more information about for tickets, contact the Westminster music department at (801) 832-2457.

Wednesday 26

*From 8-10 a.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium, the Park City Area Home Builders Association will present a continuing education class for general contractors, "How to Make an Inspector Your Friend Code Requirements," featuring speakers from Park City Municipal and Summit and Wasatch counties. The cost of the seminar is $20 in advance and $30 at the door. For more information, call 645-9363 or e-mail geri30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for general admission. The theatre is located at 5001 South Highland in the south end of the Cottonwood Mall. Call (801) 272-3445 for reservation or more information.

*The Utah Arts Council will hold state finals for the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest at 7 p.m. in the Jay W. Lees Theatre, Jewett Center at Westminster College. For more information, visit http://arts.utah.gov or http://www.poetryoutloud.org.

*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 through April 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.

Upcoming

*Furburbia will be offering two classes this spring, Basic Obedience and Puppy Preschool. Both start on Thursday, April 27. Classes cost $50 and run for six weeks. For more information, call 649-5441 or visit http://www.friendsofanimals.net. All proceeds benefit Summit County Friends of Animals.

*The Park City Gallery Stroll, presented by the Kimball Art Center and the Park City Gallery Association, will take place Friday, April 28 from 6-9 p.m. at 23 Park City-area galleries. At the art center, gallery strollers will find hors d’oeuvres and live music from the Slickrock Gypsies, courtesy of the Park City Jazz Foundation. Tickets for the event are $5 and are available at the Kimball Art Center. For more information about the event, 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. April 28. The pairing and tasting will feature the wines of Bordeaux. The cost is $50 per person. To sign up, or for more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*"The White Countess" which is rated "PG-13," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series April 28-30. 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 will present "Music Makers A Local Bash!" Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. in The Celebrity Theatre at The Prospector Lodge and Conference Center, located at 2200 Sidewinder Dr. in Park City. The event will include live music from Tony Oros and a silent auction of personal services. Tickets are free with an invitation. For more information or to donate a service, go to http://www.mountaintownstages.com or call 901-SONG.

*Saturday, April 29 the Park City Library will present YOGA for Kids with yoga instructor Michelle Shaw of Body by Bella. At 10 a.m. there will be a class for parents and babies and at 11 a.m. there will be a class for children ages 3-9. For more information, call 615-5600 or visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org.

*The Wasatch Back Student Art Show, featuring works from Wasatch and Summit county youth from kindergarten through 12th grade, will run April 29 through May 29 at the Kimball Art Center. The event will include an opening reception on Saturday, April 29 from 1-3 p.m. Both the reception and the exhibition is free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-8882 or visit http://www.kimball-art.org.

*The Glen Miller Orchestra will play in Park City’s Egyptian Theatre on Sunday, April 30 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the event range from $12-$27 and are available by calling 649-9371 or visiting http://www.parkcityshows.com.

*The Park City Municipal Golf Course 9 Hole League will hold a "Welcome Back" cocktail reception on Tuesday, May 2 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at The Sleigh. The event will feature a spring fashion show. Tickets are $20 and are available at the door the night of the reception. The event is open to both current league members and those who are interested in joining. For more information, contact Judy at 658-4605.

*The Park City Christian Center will present a community prayer breakfast in celebration of a national "Day of Prayer" May 4 at The Yarrow Hotel, from 7:30-9 a.m. The event will feature a talk from 2002 Olympic speed skating gold medalist Derek Parra. The cost is $10 and includes a full breakfast. For more information, call 649-2260.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore and Wine Bar will present an installment of its regular wine seminars at 7 p.m. May 5. The pairing and tasting will feature red Burgundies. The cost is $65 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 "Figures," a group exhibition of figurative work including work by five painters and one sculptor, Friday, May 5 from 5:30-8 p.m. The exhibition will run May 5 June 24. The opening and the show are free to the public. For more information, visit http://www.julienestergallery.com or call 649-7855.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Moonlight ‘n Fire train, featuring a campfire sing-along and Dutch oven cooking, will depart at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 5. The train will start from the Heber Valley Railroad depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and more information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435)654-5601.

*Recycle Utah will hold its semi-annual Household Hazardous Material Collection on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of The Canyons Resort. There will be a charge of 50 cents per pound of material for small businesses, but all household waste will be accepted for free. For more information about the event, call 649-9698 or visit http://www.recycleutah.org.

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 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.

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.

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.

*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.

*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 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 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 theartofwine@bigplanet.com.

Nightlife

Saturday 22

*DJ Rectangle, Harry O’s

*The Lisa Marie Quartet, The Spur

*Motherlode Canyon Band, The Sidecar

*Junior, J.B. Mulligans

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Greg Downs and Mahola, The Star Bar

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

Sunday 23

*Ryan and Dinger, The Sidecar

*Plays Well With Others, Cisero’s

Monday 24

*Open Nick (invitational open mic), The Sidecar

*DJ Danny Boy, Cisero’s

*Pool Tournaments, Rum Bunnies

Tuesday 25

*Tim Wray, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412 Bar

*Colin Robison Trio and Friends, The Sidecar

*Game night, Cisero’s

*Pool tournament night, J.B. Mulligans

Wednesday 26

*El Sabor, Rum Bunnies

*Jojo Hahn, Bistro 412 Bar

*Locals’ Night with DJ Flegz, Cisero’s

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


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