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Calendar for Feb. 25 to March 1, 2006

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Saturday 25

*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.

*The Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers 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.

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

*The Park City Fossil Show will taking place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Main Street Mall. The event is free and open to the public.

*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 from 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. For more information and to pre-register, call the museum at (801) 581-5567 or visit http://www.umnh.utah.edu.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Provo Canyon Limited three-hour scenic excursion train will depart at 11 a.m. every Friday and Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, call (435) 654-5601 or visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org.

*Every Friday and Saturday through April 1 at 11 a.m., and at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1, the Heber Valley Railroad’s Tube ‘n Train Adventure, a combined train ride and snow-tubing trip will depart. For tickets and information visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Heber Valley Railroad’s Soldier Hollow Express, an hour-and-a-half-long scenic ride, will depart at 3 p.m. every Saturday through April 1. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association will hold an old-time square and contra dance with loose shoes, including a live caller and live band at the First Unitarian Church in Salt Lake City, located at 569 South 1300 East. The event will start at 7:30 p.m. with instruction. The dance will start at 8 p.m. A $4 donation is recommended and musicians are welcome to sit in. For more information, call (801) 328-4742.

*Tap Dogs will perform at Kingsbury Hall today at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. Tickets for the Saturday evening performance are $24.50, $36.50, and $42.50 and tickets for Sunday’s matinee are $22.50, $28.50 and $37.50. Tickets are available by calling (801) 581-7100 or visiting http://www.kingtix.com.

*The Salt Lake Acting Company is proud to present "Boy" by Julia Jordan through Sunday, Feb. 26. There will be a regular showing at 8 p.m. tonight 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.

*An original dance and drama, "Aftershock," will play at 8 p.m. at the Rose Wagner black box theater. Tickets are $20 for general admission, $15 for students and can be purchased at the door or by calling (801) 355-ARTS. This performance is appropriate for mature audiences. For information, please call (801) 363-1668.

Sunday 26

*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.

*Tap Dogs will perform at Kingsbury Hall at 2 p.m. Tickets for the Saturday evening performance are $24.50, $36.50, and $42.50 and tickets for Sunday’s matinee are $22.50, $28.50 and $37.50. Tickets are available by calling (801) 581-7100 or visiting http://www.kingtix.com.

*The Salt Lake Acting Company is proud to present "Boy" by Julia Jordan 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.

Wednesday 1

*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.

*StageRight TheaterCompany will present a staged reading of William Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar," March 1 and 2 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5, general admission. The theater is located at 5001 South Highland, south end of the Cottonwood Mall. Please call (801) 272-3445 for reservations or more information. Blake Barlow directs. For more information, visit http://www.stageright.org.

Upcoming

*"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.

*Spy Hop Productions will host the fourth annual Pitch-Nic Benefit and Auction on Thursday March 2, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Utah Symphony and Opera production studios, located at 336 North 400 West in Salt Lake City. The auction will begin at 8 p.m. Admission is $40 at the door and pre-registration is $35. To register or for more information, call Natalee Villa at (801) 532-7500 or e-mail natalee30-8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-7855 or visit http://www.julienestergallery.com.

*The Ol’ West Casino Train, presented by the Heber Valley Railroad and including legal gaming, prizes and more, will depart at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 3. For tickets and information visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The University of Utah School of Music will present its Wind Ensemble playing with the Jordan High School Wind Symphony on Friday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Libby Gardner Concert Hall. Tickets and more information are available by calling (801) 581-7100 or at the Gardner Hall box office an hour before the concert.

*On March 3 at 7:30 p.m., The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association Local Concert Series will present folk group Bob, Barb and Gene and singer-songwriter Jesse Thurgood at the South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, located at 6876 Highland Drive in Salt Lake City, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. For more information, call (801) 278-0332.

*Keith Lockhart will conduct Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Symphony No. 1 "A Sea Symphony" and other pieces featuring the Utah Symphony Orchestra, Utah Symphony Chorus, and guest soloists in Abravanel Hall on Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. Tickets for this performance range from $12 – $50 and can be purchased by calling (801) 355-ARTS or by visiting http://www.utahsymphony.org.

*"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.

*Phoenix Gallery will host an artist reception for oil painter Kathleen Earthrowl Saturday, March 4 from 6-9 p.m. The event will feature live music and light refreshments and is free and open to the public. For more information, call the gallery at 649-1006 or visit http://www.phoenixparkcity.com.

*Saturday, March 4, the Meyer Gallery will present a reception for artist Cary Henrie. There will be refreshments available and the event will be free and open to the public. For more information, call 649-8160 or visit http://www.meyergallery.com.

*The Belly Dance spring fest will be held in Salt Lake City on Saturday, March 4 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Utah State Fair Grounds, located at 155 North 1000 West in the Promontory building. The event will include exotic food, live music, vendors, dancers and events. Tickets are $5 at the door and kids under age 5 are free. For more information, call (801) 266-0473.

*Sunday, March 5 from 3-6 p.m. there will be a fundraiser for Pamela Alford to help raise money for the medical bills incurred in her fight against cancer. Tickets are $20; there will be live music from A-Frame and food from several local restaurants. To donate, e-mail Mary Beth at producermb30-8:30 p.m. at the First Unitarian Church, located at 569 East 1300 South, in Salt Lake City. Admission is free, but donations are encouraged. For more information, visit http://www.slcuu.org or call (801) 582-8687.

*Maralys Wills, author of 10 books, will speak at the Park City Library on Monday, March 6, at 6:30 p.m. She will read from her new book, "A Circus Without Elephants," and present, "Making Your Own Luck," a discussion about getting a work published in a variety of genres. For more information, call the Park City Library at 615-5600.

*"Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea," which is not rated, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series’ Best of Slamdance Series on Thursday, March 9. Show time is at 7 p.m. The screening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.

*"Darwin’s Nightmare," which is not rated, will play in the Jim Santy Auditorium as a part of the Park City Film Series March 10-12. 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 Kimball Art Center will host its second annual Arte Latino celebration March 11 through April 21. The event will include numerous programs and several exhibitions. For more information, visit http://www.kimball-art.org or call 649-8882.

*On Tuesday, March 14, at noon the History Book Club will meet at the Park City Library to discuss China’s emergence as a modern economic power. "China’s Century," by Laurence J. Brahm, and "China Inc." by Ted C. Fishman are suggested readings. The meeting is free and open to all. For more information, call 615-5600.

*The Heber Valley Railroad will present its Comedy Murder Mystery at 6:30 p.m. on March 17. For tickets and information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*Park City artist Deborah Fitts will have a solo exhibit of photographic work on display at 3W Gallery, located at 159 West Broadway in downtown Salt Lake City. There will be an artist’s reception with Fitts Friday, March 17, from 6-9 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit dmsfstudios.smugmug.com.

*The National Ability Center’s spring fundraising event, Red, White and Snow, a culinary and wine event, will take place March 24 and 25. For tickets or more information, call Michele Di Palma at 649-3991 ext. 606 or visit the event Web site at http://www.redwhiteandsnow.org.

*Community Nursing Services will hold its annual fundraiser, Art and Soup, featuring local artists and chefs, March 28-30. The cost of the event, which includes soup, is $10 for lunch and $12 for dinner. Proceeds from the event will benefit Community Nursing Services heath and hospice programs. For more information, or for tickets, call Marily Ellingson at (801) 233-6142.

*"Feed the Earth-Compost" will be presented by Recycle Utah Director Insa Riepen, on Wednesday, March 29, at 5:30 p.m. at the Park City Library. Find out how and why to compost. For more information, call the Park City Library at 615-5600.

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 25

*Junior, J.B. Mulligans

*Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Suede

*Leraine Horstmanhoft at 6 p.m., The Detonators at 9 p.m., The Spur

*Muddpuddle, The Sidecar

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Troy Griffin, Ringo

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

*Hip-Hop night, Celsius

Sunday 26

*Damian Roomets, The Spur

*Plays Well with Others, Cisero’s

Monday 27

*Larry Keel and Natural Bridge, The Spur

*Open Nick (open mic), The Sidecar

*DJ Danny Boy, Cisero’s

Tuesday 28

*Small House Quartet, The Sidecar

*Tim Wray, Cisero’s

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412 Bar

*Jojo Hahn, Bacchus Wine Bar

*Chris Bender, The Spur

*Pool Tournament Night, J.B. Mulligans

Wednesday 1

*The Yellow Snow Tour with the Beautiful Girls, Suede

*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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