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Calendar for Aug. 5-9, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 5

*The Kimball Art Center will host the Park City Kimball Arts Festival from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets to the festival are $5 or $8 for two days. Children 12 and under are free. For more information, call 649-8882.

*Renowned landscape photographer Tom Till will conduct a photography workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Swaner Nature Preserve, 1208 New Main St. The event is sponsored by the Utah Museum of Natural History in conjunction with its current exhibit, "In Focus: National Geographic Greatest Portraits." To register, call the Utah Museum of Natural History at (801) 581-5567. Space is limited.

*The Hearts and Hands for Humanity will present the Midway Summer Home Tour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will tour seven homes in the Zermatt Resort. Tickets are $10 and are available at Stanfield Fine Art, 751 Main St., Day’s Market in Heber and Robert Duncan Studios in Midway. *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 Legends of Country Music Show will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*The Subdudes will perform at The Forum at The Canyons from 6 to 8:30 p.m. as part of The Canyon Resort’s free summer concert series. For more information, visit http://www.thecanyons.com.

*Bravo Broadway will perform at Deer Valley at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

Sunday 6

*Dr. Bob will play from noon to 1 p.m. at Top O’ Main Stage during the Park City Arts Festival.

*The Kimball Art Center will host the Park City Kimball Arts Festival from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets to the festival are $5. Children 12 and under are free. For more information, call 649-8882.

*Ramones Alive will perform at Quarry Village, Pinebrook Blvd. and Kilby Road, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. as part of the Mountain Town Stages free summer concert series. For more information, call 901-SONG.

Monday 7

*Watercolor painting class will run Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 3 p.m. Aug. 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23. The class is taught by Linda Kohler Barnes and costs $145 ($125 for Members). Call 649-8882 for more information. *Wheel thrown pottery class for parents and children will run Mondays and Wednesdays at the Kimball Arts Center from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 7, 9, 14, 16. The cost is $125. Call 649-8882 for more information.

Tuesday 8

*Josh Bonus and Mike Rodgers 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.

*The Park City History Book Club will discuss "Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths," by Bruce Feiler On Tuesday, Aug. 8, from 4 until 6 p.m. at the Park City Library. For more information, call 615-5600.

*The re-opening of the Park City Ice Arena, "Feel the Thrill of the Chill" will be Aug. 8. Program registration is available online at http://www.pcice.org or at the Racquet Club. Call the info line at 615-5700 for more information.

*Joe Vogel, author of "Free Speech 101," will speak at the Park City Library on Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. in the Santy Auditorium. His latest book is about the uproar that was caused when Michael Moore came to speak at UVSC in 2004. Vogel was the student body VP at the time. This program is free.

*Sculptural welding class will run Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Kimball Art Center from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24. The class is taught by Zafod Beatlebrox and costs $145 ($125 for Members). Call 649-8882 for more information. *Kids jewelry making and adult jewelry making paired classes will run Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Kimball Art Center from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 8, 10, 15, 17. The cost is $95 each or $145 combined. Call 649-8882 for more information.

*Picasso to Pollock classes for ages 8 to 12 will run Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 8, 10, 15, 17. The cost is $95. Call 649-8882 for more information. *Drawing from the figure classes for adults (under 18, written permission required), will run Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 8, 10, 15, 17. The cost is $115. Call 649-8882 for more information. *Sundance Institute and SPY HOP Productions will premiere nine short documentary films by young local filmmakers at 7 p.m. at the Tower Theatre, 876 E 900 South in Salt Lake. For more information, contact Larkin Sealy, (801)532-7500.

Wednesday 9

*The Utah Symphony will host "Become A Pirate for a Day" with the Utah Opera At Deer Valley. Activities begin at 4:30 p.m. The free dress rehearsal of Gilbert and Sullivan’s "The Pirates of Penzance" will begin at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*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.

Upcoming

*Onder Piano Dou will perform at Deer Valley Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

* The Utah Symphony with the Utah Opera will perform "Pirates of Penzance" at Deer Valley Aug. 11 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Deer Valley Music Festival. For more information, call (800) 864-9298.

*The Friends of the Farm will hold their annual Hoedown and Pig Roast at the McPolin Farm on Friday, Aug. 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person and sold at the Park City Library.

*The Utah Symphony with the Utah Opera will perform "Pirates of Penzance" at Deer Valley at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12 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, Aug. 12 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 Summit Fair Parade will be held Saturday, Aug. 12 at 10 a.m. Everyone is invited to participate. Parade entry deadline is Aug. 10, the theme is "Making Tracks to the Summit County Fair." Entry forms can be picked up at the County Courthouse, Sheldon Richins Library, or the Kamas Library. For more information, call (435) 336-3221.

*The Concerts on the Lawn at the Homestead will present Julie de Azevedo with opening act Stephanie Smith Aug. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call (801) 328-8899.

*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 Aug. 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information and tickets, call 658-4739.

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

*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.

*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.

*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 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 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 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.

*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.

Ongoing

* 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

*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 5

*Entourage Karaoke, Celsius

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*Latino Fiesta Night, Star Bar

*DJ Q-tip, Cisero’s

*Pat Carnahan, Shabu

*Leraine and Nathaniel, 350 Main

*Colin Robison Trio-CD release party, Sidecar

*The Lisa Marie Quartet, The Spur Bar and Grill

*DJ Scooter, Harry O’s

Sunday 6

*Tony Oros, Cisero’s

*Christopher Hawley Rollers, Bistro 412

Monday 7

*Locals Night, J.B. Mulligans

*Spaghetti Night, Cisero’s

*Locals Open Mic, Sidecar

Tuesday 8

*Papa Woody, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Pool Tournament, J.B. Mulligans

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Judd Widner, Sidecar

Wednesday 9

*Pat Carnahan, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Locals Night, 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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