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Calendar for Feb. 18-22, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 18

*Newfoundland rockers Great Big Sea will be at the Eccles Center in Park City at 7:30 p.m. for a concert presented by the Park City Performing Arts Foundation. Tickets range from $15-$50 and are available by calling 655-3114 or at http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty" will run tonight and through March 11 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*"Pride and Prejudice," rated PG, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series through Feb. 19. 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.

*Children’s author Laurie Tye will visit Images of Nature Gallery in Park City from noon to 8 p.m. to sign her book "The Animal in Me." The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 1-888-238-0233 or e-mail parkcity30 p.m. in the Dumke Student Theatre in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. Tickets are $10 for the public, $8 for all students and all proceeds will go to the Rape Recovery Center of Salt Lake City. For tickets or more information, call (801) 832-2455.

*The Utah Symphony will welcome the a cappella harmonies of the King’s Singers to Abravanel Hall at 8 p.m. Tickets for the performance range from $20 – $48 and can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS, at the Abravanel Hall box office, or by visiting http://www.utahsymphony.org.

*The Salt Lake Acting Company is proud to present "Boy" by Julia Jordan Wednesdays through Sundays through Feb. 26. There will be regular showings Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27.50 to $33.50 with discounts available for students and those 30 and under. For tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC or visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org.

*Ballet West will present the world premiere of Jonas Kage’s "Romeo and Juliet," at the Capitol Theatre. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. The matinee performance begins at 2 p.m. today. Capitol Theatre ticket prices range from $17 – $65 and are available at ArtTix by calling 355-ARTS or at http://www.arttix.org, or at the Capitol Theatre ticket office.

Sunday 19

*The Egyptian Theatre Company’s production of "The Full Monty," will run tonight and through March 11 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. Tickets range from $16-$32 and are available at http://www.parkcityshows.com or by calling 649-9371.

*"Pride and Prejudice," rated PG, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series. 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.

*From 5-7 p.m., Hell’s Backbone Grill chefs Jen Castle and Blake Spalding will create tastings from their cookbook, "With a Measure of Grace," at the Spotted Frog Bookstore in Kimball Junction. A book signing will follow. For more information, call 575-2665.

*Today at 1:30 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium in Salt Lake City, the Salt Lake Film Center will host a screening of Frontline’s documentary, "The Torture Question," followed by a panel discussion moderated by Mayor Rocky Anderson, on the treatment of detainees by U.S. military and intelligence personnel. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (801) 746-7000.

*Musical quartet Quattro Amici will perform three pieces at Westminster College at 3 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. For more information about the concert, please visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

*The Salt Lake Acting Company is proud to present "Boy" by Julia Jordan Wednesdays through Sundays through Feb. 26. There will be regular showings Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27.50 to $33.50 with discounts available for students and those 30 and under. For tickets, call (801) 363-SLAC or visit http://www.saltlakeactingcompany.org.

Monday 20

*Happy President’s Day!

Tuesday 21

*The Westminster College choir and chamber orchestra will perform their annual winter concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The music of Bach, Handel, and Vivaldi will be featured. For more information, please visit http://www.westminstercollege.edu/culturalevents or call (801) 832-2457.

*Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Roger Reynolds will visit Salt Lake City as part of The Maurice Abravanel Visiting Distinguished Composers Series Feb. 21 and 22. Reynolds’ activities include two free lectures open to the public, and a free concert. For more information, contact Barbara Gill at (801) 262-5374 or e-mail info30 p.m. in the Eccles Center in Park City. Tickets are $20 for reserved seating and $10 for general admission and are available by calling 655-3114. Proceeds from the event benefit Peace House Inc. in Park City. For more information, visit http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore and Wine Bar will present another installment of its regular wine seminars at 7 p.m. on Feb. 24. The food pairing and tasting will feature the red wines of Spain. The cost is $40 per person. To sign up, or for more information, visit http://www.spottedfrogbooks.com or call 575-2665.

*Friday, Feb. 24, the Meyer Gallery will host an artist reception and exhibition of paintings by Utah painter Brian Kershisnik. The event is free and open to the public and refreshments will be served. For more information, call 649-8160 or visit http://www.meyergallery.com.

*Terzian Galleries, located on Main Street in Park City, will host an artist reception for painter Doug Braithwaite on Friday, Feb. 24 from 6-9 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-4927 or visit http://www.terziangalleries.com.

*Old Town Gallery, located at 444 Main Street, will host a reception for painter Leslie Rhea Barber on Friday, Feb. 24 from 7-8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call 645-7724.

*The Soweto Gospel Choir will perform at Kingsbury Hall on Friday, Feb. 24. Tickets are $17.50, $24.50, and $29.50 and are available by calling (801) 581-7100 or visiting http://www.kingtix.com.

*"New York Doll," rated PG-13, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series Feb. 24-26. 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.

*The Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers on Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$50 with discounts available for students and seniors. For tickets or more information, visit http://www.ecclescenter.org or call 655-3114.

*The Utah Museum of Natural History will lead a trek into the Uinta Mountains to learn the stories and secrets told by wildlife in their tracks. The public field trip is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants must bring their own snowshoes, and the event is recommended for ages 12 and older. The fee is $34; register by Feb. 23. For more information and to pre-register, call the museum at (801) 581-5567 or visit http://www.umnh.utah.edu.

*"Grizzly Man," rated R, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Series on Thursday, March 2. Show time is at 7 p.m. The screening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.sundance.org.

*Arts-Kids will hold its annual fundraiser, "Paint the Town," on Friday, March 3 from 6-11 p.m. at Harry O’s. The event will include food, live music from Small House Quartet and Motherlode Canyon Band, plus plenty of artistic opportunities. Tickets are $70 per person and all proceeds benefit Arts-Kids. For more information, or for tickets, e-mail info30 p.m. on Friday, March 3. For tickets and information visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*"Ushpizin," rated PG, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series March 3-5. 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.

*The Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present a performance by the Diablo Ballet on Saturday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the show range from $15-$50 with discounts available for students and seniors. For tickets or more information, call 655-3114 or visit http://www.ecclescenter.org.

*Scanlan Windows to the World, located at 545-B Main Street, will hold an open house on Saturday, March 4, from 4-8 p.m., with an opportunity to meet fine-art photographers John and Debora Scanlan. For more information about the event, call 658-3696.

*Images of Nature Gallery will host a reception with owner and noted wildlife photographer Thomas Mangelsen on Saturday, March 4 from 5-9 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-7598 or visit http://www.mangelsen.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 parkcitysingers30 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, The Wentworth specialized in Alzheimer’s. Meetings are from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call (435) 783-5575 for more information.

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 6:30-8:30 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@bigplanet.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.

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 Rock Cliff Nature Center staff at Jordanelle State Park host Track Me If You Can! every Saturday running through March 11. Join the park naturalist from 10 a.m. to noon and learn basic tracking skills necessary to understanding local wildlife. Bring snowshoes or borrow a pair from the park. Pre-registration is required. Day-use fee is $7 per vehicle. For more information, call 649-9148.

Nightlife

Saturday 18

*A-Frame, The Star Bar

*The Owls, The Sidecar

*Small House Quartet, Ringo

*Rick Straud, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Fry Sauce, Suede

*Paul Larson, 6 p.m.; Motherlode Canyon Band, 9 p.m., The Spur

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

Sunday 19

*Plays Well with Others, featuring Tony Oros, Cisero’s

*Judd Widner, The Spur

Monday 20

*Dan Hahn, The Spur

*Small House Quartet, Easy Street

*Clumsy Lovers, Ghostowne, The Salty Frogs, Suede

*Open Nick (open mic), The Sidecar

*DJ Danny Boy, Cisero’s

Tuesday 21

*John Flanders Trio, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412 Bar

*Joyride, Cisero’s

*Marcus Bently, The Spur

*Pool Tournament Night, J.B. Mulligans

*Matt Frey, The Sidecar

Wednesday 22

*Jojo Hahn, Bistro 412 Bar

*Tony Oros, The Spur

*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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