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Calendar for April 8-12, 2006

Saturday 8*Mountain Town Stages and The Canyons Resort will present rocker Jesse Colin Young 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.thecanyons.com or http://www.mountaintownstages.com.

*The Kimball Art Center will present Family Art Saturday today from noon to 5 p.m. today and Saturday, April 15 at the art center, including art education and a chance to make an art project. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.kimball-art.org or call 649-8882.

*The Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present Pink Martini at Park City’s Eccles Center 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.

*"Capote" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through April 9. 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 Rail Road’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 with featuring the Provo Canyon’s scenery, will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday from the Heber Valley Rail Road depot at 450 South 600 West in Heber City. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*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.

*The third annual Home Machine Quilting Show will go "Into Africa," at the South Towne Expo Center, located at 9575 S. State Street in Sandy. Show hours are 10 a.m. 5 p.m. The show is open to the public. Show admission is $7 per day or $15 for a three-day pass with discounts available. For more information, go to http://www.hmqs.org or call the event hotline at (801) 947-0526.

*Westminster College will hold its annual International Fest from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in the Dolores Doré Eccles Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center in Salt Lake City. The festival 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.

*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.

*StageRight TheaterCompany will hold auditions for its upcoming production of Richard Sheridan’s "The Rivals" from 10 a.m. to noon today. Auditions will be held at the theater, located at 5001 South Highland Drive. The production will run Friday and Saturday nights from June 10 through July 22. For more information, e-mail bethb30 p.m. at Abravanel Hall. Tickets for the performance range from $12-$50 and are available by calling (801) 355-ARTS or at http://www.utahsymphony.org.

*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.

*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.

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

Sunday 9

*From 5-7 p.m. the Spotted Frog Bookstore will present a panel discussion about the film, "Celestine Prophecy" at the store’s location in Redstone Towne Center. The author of the book on which the movie is based, James Redfield, will be on hand for the event and book signing. The event is open to the public, but there will be reserved seating. For more information, call 575-2665.

*"Capote" which is rated "R," will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through April 9. Show time is 6 p.m. 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 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.

*The Westminster College music faculty will perform a program of twentieth-century American Modernism music at 3 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. For more information, please visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

Monday 10

*No Place Like Home, located at 1685 Bonanza Drive, will hold a cooking class at 6:30 p.m. The theme will be Tentatively Thai; the cost is $50. For more information about the event, or to sign up, call 649-9700.

Tuesday 11

*At 4:30 p.m. the Park City Library will present a Peter Rabbit Tea, complete with tea and cake. The event will also include door prizes, stories, games and a craft. This program is recommended for children ages five and up. Sign up at the front desk of the Park City Library starting April 1 or call Heather at 615-5603. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org.

*Former POW and B-24 flier Malcolm MacGregor will be at the History Book Club Meeting from 6:30 to 9 p.m., when the club screens two videos about his ill-fated bombing mission over Kassel, Germany in World War II. The two videos are "Pride of the Nation: Remembering the Story of the Kassel Mission," and "Our Heroes: Malcolm MacGregor," directed by Frank Normile for the Heber Valley Aero Museum. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 615-5600.

Wednesday 12

*Maria Barndt, a landscaper and gardener for Park City Municipal for 23 years, will present "High Altitude Planting," at the Park City Library 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 Kimball Art Center will present an Art Talk, featuring Latino photographer Tony Yapias today from 6-8 p.m. The event will include refreshments and hors d’oeuvres. Yapias is the principal artist behind "Latinos de Utah," which is currently on display in the Kimball’s Badami and Garage galleries. For more information about the event, visit http://www.kimball-art.org or call 649-8882.

*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.

*The annual One-Act Festival will be held at Westminster College 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.

Upcoming

*"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.

* Park City’s Temple Har Shalom will celebrate Passover with its annual community Seder Thursday, April 13, at Deer Valley Resort’s Silver Lake Lodge at 6 p.m. The dinner is open to the public, but paid registrations are necessary. The cost of the event is $50 for adult temple members and $18 for youth temple members ages 5 to 12. Adult nonmembers are $70 and youth nonmembers are $36. Children 4 and younger are free. For more information, call 649-2276.

*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.

*Mr. Brian and the Boppets a comedy show and musical will play the Park City Performing Arts Foundation’s Pillow Theatre Saturday, April 15, at 1 and 4 p.m. at Park City’s Eccles Center. Children are encouraged to bring their pillows and blankets and sit up front. Tickets are $5 for children and $10 for adults and are available, along with more information, by calling 655-3114 or visiting http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*No Place Like Home, located at 1685 Bonanza Drive, will hold a cooking class Saturday, April 15 from 1-3 p.m. There will be a special Egg-Stravaganza theme for kids with cookie and egg decorating; the cost is $20. For more information about the event, or to sign up, call 649-9700.

*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.

*Monday, April 17 at 4:30 p.m. Park City Library will host its Kids’ Book Club, featuring a reading from "Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator" and a chance to design a Willy Wonka candy wrapper. Call 615-5600 for more information.

*The Park City Performing Arts Foundation is looking for local musicians to perform in the organization’s Wednesday Night Wells Fargo Summer Concert Series shows at Deer Valley Resort’s Snow Park Lodge. Tapes or CDs, along with any additional information or materials, must be submitted to the performing arts foundation by Monday, April 17. For more information about submissions or the concert series, call 655-8252.

*Recycle Utah will be at Wild Oats at Redstone Towne Center for the store’s Earth Day Festival April 19 from 5:30 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information about the event, visit http://www.recycleutah.org or call 649-9698.

*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.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore and Wine Bar will present an installment of its regular wine seminars at 7 p.m. April 21. The pairing and tasting will feature Champagnes. The cost is $45 per person. To sign up, or for more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*"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 April 21-23. 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.

*April 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.

*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 Monday, April 24, 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 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.

*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.

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 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 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 8

*A-Frame, The Spur

*Junior, J.B. Mulligans

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Motherless Cowboys, The Sidecar

*Atman Roots, The Star Bar

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

Sunday 9

*Plays Well With Others, Cisero’s

Monday 10

*King of Jibs rail jib competition, Suede

*Pool Tournaments, Rum Bunnies

Tuesday 11

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412 Bar

*Jojo Hahn, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Swollen Members, Suede

*Tim Wray, The Sidecar

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Pool Tournament Night, J.B. Mulligans

Wednesday 12

*El Sabor, Rum Bunnies

*Jojo Hahn, Bistro 412 Bar

*Locals’ Night with DJ Flegz, 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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