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Calendar for Aug. 19-23, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 19

*This is the last day to see "Urinetown" at the Egyptian theatre. The show starts at 8 p.m. For tickets and information, call 649-9371.

*The Utah Symphony will perform the 1812 Overture at Deer Valley at 7:30 p.m. to end the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call 355-2787

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*The "Precious Cheese Ferragosto" Italian car show will take place at 300 South and 450 West at 11 a.m. For more information, contact Ronan Glon at (801) 815-9218.

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

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

*Red Desert Trio 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.

*Chris Laterzo will perform at 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.

*The Iguanas will perform at The Forum at The Canyons 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 20

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

*Andy Tubman of the Jane Does will perform at Miners Plaza from 3:30 to 5 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages free summer concert series. For more information, call 901-SONG.

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

Tuesday 22

*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 .

Wednesday 23

*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.

*Muddpuddle will perform at Deer Valley from 6 to 8 p.m. as part of the Wells Fargo/PCPAF Wednesday Concerts. Parking is available in the Deer Valley Resort lot, however, PCPAF encourages locals to ride the city buses, carpool or walk to the concerts. For more information, call 655-8252.

Upcoming

*The Park City Library will present Eric Herman and his Invisible Band, funny tunes for all ages, Aug. 23 at 4 p.m. at the Santy Auditorium. For more information, call 615-5600.

*Artist Paul Davis, in conjunction with the park City Gallery Stroll, will be at the Coda Gallery doing one hour portraits Aug. 25 from 6 to 9 p.m.

*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 Julie Nester Gallery will hold an artist reception for Gerard Bourgeois Aug. 25 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. His work will be on display until Sept. 29. The gallery is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or anytime by appointment. For more information, call 649-7855 or visit http://www.julienestergallery.com.

*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 of 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.

*Free 30 minute "Music Together" sample classes for children up to four years of age and their parent or caregiver will take place at the Colby School in Park City at 10:15 a.m. on Aug. 29. For more information, call (801) 463-9067.

*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.

*Friends of the Park City Library annual Used Book Sale preview night is Sept. 1 at 6 p.m. It is open to members only with memberships available at the door. The sale is open to the public Saturday, Sept 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 4 from noon to 2 p.m.

*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.

*Peter Breinholt will have an album release concert at the Sundance Apmhitheater Sept. 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $12. For more information, call (800) 429-9920.

*The Cow Ballet fundraiser for Mountain Town Stages will take place in Woodenshoe Park in Peoa Sept. 9 at 4 p.m. until the cows come home, about 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate, kids 12 and under free. Admission includes barbecue, catered by Kumbaya Kitchens, music and dancing. There will also be a fishing pond, competitions and auction. Tickets are available at Summit and Wasatch County 7-Eleven stores, Orions Music, all Smithstix locations or by calling 901-7664.

*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.

*The 18th annual Utah AIDS Foundation Walk For Life will be Sept. 16 at Liberty Park in Salt Lake City at 9 a.m. registration begins at 8 a.m. For more information, call (801) 487-2323.

*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.

*The first annual Fall Fest benefit "Get to Know the Snow and Ice" will take place at the Park City Ice Arena and Sports Complex at Quinn’s Junction Oct. 7 from noon to 6 p.m. There will be a chili cook-off, free public skating, sports demonstrations, kids activities, community barbecue, beer and wine garden, live music, showcase of community youth organizations and celebrity athlete appearances. For more information, call 649-9090.

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 Heber Valley Railroad will present the "Sunset BBQ Special," featuring barbecue, a train ride, and bluegrass music, from 6:30-9 p.m. 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

* THE SHOP Yoga Studio, located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside Avenue, offers several daily Anusara yoga classes for beginner through advanced students. Classes are donation-based and no reservation is required. Nationally renowned instructors and workshops monthly. Visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com for class schedule and more information or call 649-9339.

*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.

*The SHOP Yoga Studio located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside invites parents/caregivers and children up to 2 years old to join us for Yoga Together from 10 to 11 a.m. every Monday. All classes are donation-based. Call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com .

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 Branson Missouri style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

The SHOP Yoga Studio is offering pre- and postnatal yoga for women in all stages of pregnancy and motherhood Fridays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Call 649-9339 for more information or online at 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

*The Branson Missouri style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*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 19

*Dr. Bob, Sidecar

*The Jane Does, Shabu

*DJ Q-tip, Cisero’s

*Latino Fiesta, The Star Bar

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus

*Latino Fiesta Night, The Star Bar

Sunday

*Tony Oros, Cisero’s

Monday

*Open Mic, Sidecar

*Spaghetti Night, Cisero’s

*Locals Night, J.B. Mulligans

Tuesday

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Pool Tournament Night, J.B. Mulligans

*Off the Top, Sidecar

Wednesday 23

*Chris Bender, The Spur Bar and Grill

*DJ Flegz, 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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