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Calendar for Dec. 3-7, 2005

Special Events

Saturday 3 *The Egyptian Theatre Company will present "Seussical The Musical" throughout December. There will be a showing today at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $19 to $32 for adults with discounts available for students, children and seniors.For Tickets or more information, call 649-9371 or go to http://www.parkcityshows.com. *The Friends of the Summit County Libraries will host their 4th annual community book sale at the Kimball Junction library today from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information call 615-3900. *Dex, Radio Disney and Recycle Utah will host a special two-hour outdated phone book recycling event at Recycle Utah from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will feature a live performance by the band RD Frequency plus games, giveaways, and contests for kids 14 and under. For more information, call 1-888-610-2800. *Rick Hubbard and the All-Kid Kazoo Band will play a Pillow Theatre Performance, presented by the Park City Performing Arts Foundation, at 1 and 4 p.m. in the American Express Blue Box Theatre at the Eccles Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Call 655-3114 or visit http://www.ecclescenter.org for more information. *The Kimball Art Center will hold its Holiday Family Celebration from 5-8 p.m. There will be live music, food, hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, along with a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.kimball-art.org or call 649-8882. *The White Room Wasatch Winter Film Festival, featuring local amateur ski and snowboard shorts, will screen at the Prospector Square Conference Center today at 6 p.m. Tickets to the event are $5 for all ages. For more information about the event, call 940-0590. *The Miners Hospital Art and Craft Boutique will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4. Admission is free and sale items include jewelry, Christmas decorations, purses, candles, clothing, sculptures, jams and baked goods. *Deer Valley Resort will have its opening day today, weather permitting. For more information, visit http://www.deervalley.com. *From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Koko Espresso in Kimball Junction, local artist Trudee Sanbonmatsu, will be present to showcase her pieces, which were handcrafted in Park City. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 655-9217. *Midway’s Christmas Celebration in the Wasatch Mountains, featuring an interfaith crche exhibit, a Swiss Christmas fair, and a gingerbread house benefit, will be held through Dec. 5 in the Midway Town Square. The crche exhibit will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 165 N. Center Street, and the Swiss Christmas fair will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today in the Midway town hall. For more information, call (435) 654-5767. *The Heber Valley Railroad will present the North Pole Christmas Train this year between Thanksgiving and Christmas, featuring the story, "The Polar Express," and Santa. There are departures at 5 and 7:30 p.m. today and Dec. 9, 10, 12-17 and 19-23.Tickets for more days are $27 for adults, $24 for seniors and $16 for children 3-12.Off peak times are Dec. 5, 6, 8; then, tickets are$25 for adults, $22.50 for seniors and $15 for children 3-12. For tickets or more information, call (435) 654-5601 or go to http://www.hebervalleyrr.org. *The Heber Valley Historic Railroad, located at 450 South 600 West in Heber City, will run "The Provo Canyon Limited," round-trip rides through Provo Canyon, today and Dec. 10, 17at 11 a.m. Tickets are $26 for adults, $21 for seniors and $15 for children. To reserve seats, contact the railroad at (435) 654-5601 or go to http://www.hebervalleyrr.org. *The Utah Symphony Chorus and guest soloists will join the orchestra for the most glorious works of Beethoven, Handel, and Poulenc at 8 p.m. in Abravanel Hall. Tickets range from $12 to $50 and can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS or by visiting http://www.utahsymphony.org. *Alta Community Enrichment will hold a ski swap from 6-8 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snow in Alta. For more information, visit http://www.altaarts.org or call (801) 742-0830. *The Pioneer Theatre Company will present "Disney’s Beauty and the Beast," through Dec. 24 at the Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Performances are Monday through Thursday at 7:30 p.m., and Friday and Saturday evenings at 8 p.m. with Saturday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets range from $22-$49 with discounts for groups and college students. For more information, visit http://www.pioneertheatre.org or call (801) 581-6961. *StageRight TheaterCompany, located at 5001 South Highland Drive, will present "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings Dec. 3 through Dec. 17. Curtain is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors. For reservations or information, call (801) 272-3445 or visit http://www.stageright.org. *The Salt Lake Acting Company will present "Man from Nebraska," Wednesdays through Sundays through Dec. 11. Wednesday and Thursday shows are at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m., and Sunday shows are at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27.50-$33.50. For more information or for tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC or visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org. Sunday 4 *The Bacon Brothers, featuring Kevin and Michael Bacon, will play the Eccles Center today at 7:30 p.m. in a show presented by the Park City Performing Arts Foundation. Tickets range from $15-$50, with discounts available for children and students. For tickets or more information, visit http://www.ecclescenter.org or call 655-3114. *Temple Har Shalom will host a viewing of the "Live from NY’s 92nd Street Y" series at 5:30 p.m. This evening, the series will feature Martha Stewart interviewed by Stephen Adler, editor of Business Week magazine. Audience members will be able to submit questions to Stewart via e-mail. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for guests. For tickets or more information, call 649-2276. *The Miners Hospital Art and Craft Boutique will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4. Admission is free and sale items include jewelry, Christmas decorations, purses, candles, clothing, sculptures, jams and baked goods. *"Balzac and the Chinese Seamstress," which is not rated, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through Dec. 4. Show time is at 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 Jewish community will hold its Jewish Art and Food festival from noon to 5 p.m. at the I.J. Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center, across from University Hospital. There will be food, performances, and festivities. A $1 donation is suggested. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (801) 581-0098 ext. 118. *Midway’s Christmas Celebration in the Wasatch Mountains, featuring an interfaith crche exhibit, a Swiss Christmas fair, and a gingerbread house benefit, will be held through Dec. 5 in the Midway Town Square. The crche exhibit will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 165 N. Center Street. For more information, call (435) 654-5767. *The Salt Lake Acting Company will present "Man from Nebraska," Wednesdays through Sundays through Dec. 11. Wednesday and Thursday shows are at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m., and Sunday shows are at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27.50-$33.50. For more information or for tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC or visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org. Monday 5 *The Heber Valley Railroad will present the North Pole Christmas Train this year between Thanksgiving and Christmas, featuring the story, "The Polar Express," and Santa. There are departures at 5 and 7:30 p.m. today and Dec. 9, 10, 12-17 and 19-23.Tickets for most days are $27 for adults, $24 for seniors and $16 for children 3-12.Off peak times aretoday and Dec. 6 and 8; for these times, tickets are$25 for adults, $22.50 for seniors and $15 for children 3-12. For tickets or more information, call (435) 654-5601 or go to http://www.hebervalleyrr.org. *The Salt Lake Acting Company’s New Play Sounding Series will present a reading of "Sexsting" by Doris Baizley in collaboration with Susan Raffanti. The reading will be held at 7 p.m. and is free to the public. For more information, visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org. Tuesday 6 *The People’s Health Clinic will hold a fundraiser today at 7:30 p.m. at the Egyptian Theatre. The event will feature live music from the Motherlode Canyon Band, Small House Quartet and Mary Beth Maziarz. Tickets are $20. For more information, call 649-9371. *Gypsy Soul will play a benefit concert for the Park City High School music department at 7:30 p.m. in the Eccles Center. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door, and are available at Orion’s Music and through SmithsTix at http://www.SmithsTix.com. For more information, call 649-1850. *The Westminster College Chamber Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. For more information, please visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturaleventsor call (801) 832-2457. *StageRight TheaterCompany will present a staged reading of Oscar Wilde’s comedy "An Ideal Husband," Dec. 6 and 7 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. The theater is located at 5001 South Highland at the south end of the Cottonwood Mall. Call (801) 272-3445 for reservations or more information. *The Heber Valley Railroad will present the North Pole Christmas Train this year between Thanksgiving and Christmas, featuring the story, "The Polar Express," and Santa. There are departures at 5 and 7:30 p.m. today and Dec. 9, 10, 12-17 and 19-23.Tickets for most days are $27 for adults, $24 for seniors and $16 for children 3-12.Off peak times aretoday and Dec. 8; for these times, tickets are$25 for adults, $22.50 for seniors and $15 for children 3-12. For tickets or more information, call (435) 654-5601 or go to http://www.hebervalleyrr.org.

Wednesday 7 *"Impossible Dreams The First Ascent of the East Face of Mt. Everest and Eradicating World Blindness" will be presented by Dr. Geoff Tabin at the Park City Library at 6 p.m. Dr. Tabin is co-director of the Himalayan Cataract Project (www.cureblindness.org). For more information about his lecture, visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org or call 615-5600. *The Egyptian Theatre Company will present "Seussical The Musical" throughout December. There will be a showing today at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $19 to $32 for adults with discounts available for students, children and seniors.For Tickets or more information, call 649-9371 or go to http://www.parkcityshows.com. *StageRight TheaterCompany will present a staged reading of Oscar Wilde’s comedy "An Ideal Husband," at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. The theater is located at 5001 South Highland at the south end of the Cottonwood Mall. Call (801) 272-3445 for reservations or more information. *Rocky Mountain Candlelighters for Childhood Cancer will hold an event, "A Celebration of Courage," from 7-11 p.m. at The Riverhorse on Main in Park City. There will be a social hour, dinner, a live and silent auction, and entertainment. For tickets or more information, call (888) 556-2737 or e-mail info *The Salt Lake Acting Company will present "Man from Nebraska," Wednesdays through Sundays through Dec. 11. today and Thursday shows are at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m., and Sunday shows are at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27.50-$33.50. For more information or for tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC or visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org. Upcoming *The 2005 Slamdance Film Festival film, "In a Nutshell," will play on Thursday, Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. in the Jim Santy Auditorium as part of the Park City Film Series’ Slamdance Film Series. The screening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com. *The Grand Theatre Community Institute will present the "Messiah – A Community Celebration"Dec. 8, 9, 10 and 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Grand Theatre. Tickets range from $10 – $24 with senior and student discounts. Call (801) 957-3322 for tickets and information. *Teton Gravity Research will screen its newest ski film, "The Tangerine Dream," on Friday, Dec. 9 with athletes like Jeremy Nobis and Sage Cattabiga-Alosa, plus give-aways. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door and are available from Jans Mountain Outifitters or http://www.feedthehabit.com. The event is for those 21 and over only. *The Daughters of Utah Pioneers invite you to attend their annual Christmas Party at the Pioneer Memorial Museum, located at 300 North Main St. in Salt Lake City, on Dec. 9 at 1:30 p.m. There will be holiday music, old time stories and poems. This event is free to the general public. For more information, please contact President Mary Johnson at the International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers (801) 532-6479 ext. 201. *"Beautiful Country," rated R, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series Dec. 9-11. 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. *Ballet West presents the 50th anniversary production of "The Nutcracker," Dec. 9-31, offering 25 performances at the Capitol Theatre. Single tickets range from $17 to $65 and are available at all ArtTix outlets or at (801) 355-ARTS. Immediately following each matinee (except Dec. 24 and 31), the Ballet West Guild will host on-stage Sugar Plum Parties for children. Tickets for those events are $5 per person and are available at the Capitol Theatre box office or by calling ArtTix. For more information, visit http://www.balletwest.org. *Dan A. Peterson will have a book signing for his young adult novel, "Fergus, the Soccer Playing Colt," on Dec. 10 from 4-6 p.m. at Dolly’s Bookstore on Main Street. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-8062. *The Park City Singers will perform their holiday program, Sunday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Prospector Square Lodge and Conference Center. Tickets are $10 and are available from Park City Singers or a variety of locations around town. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitysingers.com. 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. *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. 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 in Redstone 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. *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. *The Park City Singers, a non-auditioning community choir, rehearses each Tuesday evening from 7:25 to 9:30 p.m. at Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church.New and returning members are welcome; come and sing. For information, e-mail parkcitysingersvisit http://www.parkcitysingers.com, or call 649-9589. Wednesdays *Mountainlands Community Housing Trust and Bad Ass Coffee will hold "Roommate Roundups" to help roommate seekers every Wednesday from 5:30-7 p.m. at Bad Ass Coffee on Park Ave. The event is free and open to all. For more information, call 647-9719 or 655-9811. *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. Fridays *The last Friday of every month, the Kimball Art Center will present "Last Fridays Arts & Eats Gallery Stroll." The event will take place from 6-9 p.m. Tickets are $5 and are available through the Kimball Art Center. 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 Art Center at 649-8882 or visit http://www.kimball-art.org. *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 Art of Wine, located at 1400 Snow Creek Drive in the Dan’s Shopping Center, will host a Friday Evening Wine School with instructor Sheral Schowe from 6-8 p.m. 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*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. 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. Nightlife Saturday 3 *Pussycat Dolls, Harry O’s *Ricky Straub, Bacchus Wine Bar *Small House Strings, 350 Main *DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s Sunday 4 *Tony Oros, Cisero’s Monday 5 *Monday Night Football Night, Cisero’s Tuesday 6 *Tim Wray, Bacchus Wine Bar *Tony Oros, Bistro 412 Bar *Pool Tournament Night, J.B. Mulligans *Game Night, Cisero’s Wednesday 7 *Dave Hahn, The Spur *Local’s 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


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