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Calendar for Aug. 12-16, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 12

*The Park City Board of Realtors Philanthropic Foundation will present a luxury home tour at Deer Crest to benefit the Peace House of Summit and Wasatch counties from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information and tickets, call 658-4739.

*The Intermountain Mustang and All Ford Stampeded will take place on Main Street in Park City from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The car show awards and banquet dinner will be at 7 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.numoa.com.

*This is the last day for the Summit County Fair and Rodeo in Oakley. For more information, call (435) 336-3200.

*The award-winning comical musical, "Urinetown," will run at the Egyptian Theatre Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. through Aug. 19. For more information or tickets, call 649-9371.

*The Utah Symphony with the Utah Opera will perform "Pirates of Penzance" at Deer Valley at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*Go Films will hold a casting call for extras to be in the movie, "Forever Strong," a film about the legendary Highland School rugby team, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Murray Rugby Field, 5300 South 160 East in Salt Lake. For more information, call (801) 538-8777.

*The Concerts on the Lawn at the Homestead will present Julie de Azevedo with opening act Stephanie Smith from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call (801) 328-8899.

*The Park City High School Football 5k run/walk will take place at 8 a.m. The course will start and finish at the high school track, and run along the neighborhood streets and trails. Registration for students is $10, adults $20, family up to six people is $60. Day of race registration is available from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., T-shirts cannot be guaranteed for day of race registration. For more information, call Peter at 649-7801.

*The Young Dubliners will perform at The Forum at The Canyons as part of the Zion’s Park City Bank free concerts. For more information, visit http://www.thecanyons.com.

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

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

Sunday 13

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

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

*Desert Wind Music will perform at Quarry Village from 5 to 7:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages free summer concerts. For more information, call 901-SONG.

Monday 14

*The Three Baritones will be in concert Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. for the grand finals of the Utah Artists Expo at the Royal Palace, 165 N. Main St., Spanish Fork. Tickets are $12 for the entire evening and $9 for only the concert. Tickets are available online at emersonsmith.org or at Boothe Brothers Music.

Tuesday 15

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

*The Silver Queen Quilters will have their monthly meeting and program at 7 p.m. in the basement room of the Miners Hospital. This month’s program will be a trunk show by Utah quilter Florence Evans. Visitors and prospective members are welcome to attend. For more information, call Melba Willard at 649-5368.

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

Wednesday 16

*The award-winning comical musical, "Urinetown," will run at the Egyptian Theatre Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. through Aug. 19. For more information or tickets, call 649-9371.

*Every Wednesday, through October, The Canyons will host Park City’s Farmers Market from noon 6 p.m. in the Cabriolet parking lot. Stop by for fresh produce, fresh baked bread and arts and crafts from local vendors.

*Rodrigo Concerto for Guitars will perform Aug. 16 at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*The Red Desert Ramblers will perform for the Wells Fargo Concert Series at Deer Valley Aug. 16 at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 278-0332.

Upcoming

*Georgia Guitar Quartet will perform Aug. 17 at Deer Valley at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*Kismet Dance Company will host Utah’s 26th Annual Middle Eastern Dance Festival at Liberty Park, 900 South 700 East, Aug. 18-20. The festival will run 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday. This festival is free to the public.

*The Utah Symphony will perform Rach 1/Tchaik 5 at Deer Valley Aug. 18 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*Youth Theatre at the U presents a staged reading of a new play, "Reviving Ophelia," on Friday, Aug. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The reading will take place at the Post Theatre in historic Fort Douglas at the east end of the University of Utah Campus. Tickets will be "pay what you can," at the door. Parking is free. For more information, call (801) 581-6098.

*The Utah Symphony will perform the 1812 Overture Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*The Red Desert Trio will perform for Mountain Town Stages Aug. 19 at Party on the Plaza from 6 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 901-SONG.

*Red Desert Trio will perform at Alta Lodge on Aug. 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The concert is free with Brunch. For more information, call (801) 278-0332.

*Cheri Magill with opening act Joshua Waldron will perform at the Homestead in Midway Aug. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m. as part of the Concerts on the Lawn series. For more information, visit http://www.homesteadresort.com or http://www.timpanogos.org .

*The Ballet West Academy will hold its annual auditions for students ages 6-18 on Saturday, Aug. 19 at the Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South. Audition times are noon to 12:30 p.m. for ages 6 to 8 years, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. for ages 9 to 11 years, and 1:20 to 2:30 p.m. for ages 12 to 18 years. For more information on the Ballet West Academy or the upcoming Academy auditions, call (801) 323-6912.

*The Utah Arts Council will host a seminar on "Press Releases and Getting Publicity" for artists of all disciplines on Tuesday, Aug. 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Rio Grande Depot, 300 S. Rio Grande Street. Guest presenters will be Dave Block, assignment manager at KSL TV, and Brandon Griggs, staff writer for the Salt Lake Tribune. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Laura Durham, (801) 533-3582 or log on to http://www.arts.utah.gov .

*The Circus Chimera is coming to Salt Lake Aug. 24 through Aug. 26 at the White Ball Park, 1150 W. North Temple. For more information, call (800) 548 5318 ext. 29.

* Prudential Utah Real Estate presents the Summit County Friends of Animals’ 10th Annual Barking Ball on Aug. 24 at 6 p.m. at the Lodges at Deer Valley. This year’s theme is Carnivale and will feature the Kismet Dancers, a catering cook off, Patty the Pet Psychic, jesters and jugglers, and silent and live auctions. The live auction will include a custom sitting and portrait by Peter Max, a week at a La Jolla beach cottage, a party for 25 catered by Done to Your Taste, and a wine retreat from Parallel Wines. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased at Dolly’s, the Spotted Frog, Lucy Has Everything, Furburbia, the Copy Depot or online at http://www.friendsofanimals.net .

*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.

*The Salt Lake American Muslim Festival will be held at Washington Square in Salt Lake Aug. 26 from 2 to 8 p.m. and Aug. 27 from 3 to 7 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, call (801) 671-6709.

*The Salt Lake Symphony invites orchestral musicians on all instruments, especially violin and cello, to audition for the 2006-07 season. Audition date is Aug. 29, 2006. For more information, call (801) 463-2440.

*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.

*Sundance is partnering with Salt Lake Magazine and Ken Garff Jaguar to present the First Annual Food and Wine Festival on Sept. 2 on Ray’s Lawn at Sundance from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event will feature leading area restaurants, including the Sundance restaurants and Sundance Label Wine vintners. For more information, call (801)-223-4071.

*The 11th annual newcomers membership luncheon will be Sept. 13 at the Empire Lodge at Deer Valley at noon. The event happens once a year. All new members to town and existing members are invited. For more information, call Barbara Yarbenet at 615-6636.

*"Celebrate your Museum Day" will be Sept. 16. Museums across the state will have special programs and activities, as well as free or reduced admission. The Park City Historical Society and Museum will offer arts activities and games for children from 2 to 5 p.m. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on that day. For more information, contact the Park City Historical Society and Museum at 649-7457.

*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.

*The 12th annual Rhinestone Cowboy event at the Swaner Nature Preserve will be held Sept. 30. For more information, call 640-1767.

Ongoing

*The Salt Lake Children’s Choir, Ralph B. Woodward, director, is now conducting auditions for boys and girls from 9 through 15 years of age. No special preparation is required, although some instrumental background is helpful. Those interested in scheduling an audition are invited to call (801) 537-1412 for an appointment. For more information, visit http://www.childrensing.com.

*The Julie Nester Gallery will feature the exhibit, "Uncovered" by Kirsten Stolle through Aug. 22. Hours are Tuesday through Fridays from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

* 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.

*The award-winning comical musical, "Urinetown," will run at the Egyptian at 8 p.m. through Aug. 19. For more information or tickets, call 649-9371.

*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.

*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. For more information, call Letitia Lussier at 649-6982.

*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

*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 through 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

*Live improv comedy performed by Off the Top, at the Sidecar. Tickets are $10. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 647-5678.

*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.

*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.

*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 e-mail Beth15 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.

*The Wells Fargo/PCPAF Wednesday Concerts will take place at Deer Valley Resort’s Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater. Concerts are Wednesday evenings (except Aug. 9 and Aug. 30) from 6 to 8 p.m., weather permitting. Coolers are welcome, but pets are not permitted. Parking is available in the Deer Valley Resort lot, however, PCPAF encourages locals to ride the city buses, carpool or walk to the concerts. The final concert of the summer will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 29, rather than Wednesday. For more information, call PCPAF with any questions at 655-8252.

Thursdays

*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 6-7:30 p.m. 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, 6-7:30 p.m., 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 12

*Paige and Rich, 350 Main

*Leraine and Nathaniel, Shabu

*The Neighbors, Sidecar

*A-Frame, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*DJ Q-tip, Cisero’s

Sunday 13

*Tony Oros, Cisero’s

Monday 14

*Open Mic, Sidecar

*Spaghetti Night, Cisero’s

*Locals Night, J.B. Mulligans

Tuesday 15

*Off the Top, Sidecar

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Dan Weldon, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Chris Bender, Sidecar

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Pool Tournament, J.B. Mulligans

Wednesday 16

*Tony Oros, The Spur Bar and Grill

*DJ Flegz, Cisero’s

*DJ Danny Boy, Cisero’s

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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