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Calendar for June 24-28, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 24

*Heber Valley Powwow and Mountain Man Rendezvous will take place from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Soldier Hollow. Grand entries start at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Admission is $5, ages six and under are free.

*Reminisce will perform at the Party on the Plaza, 890 Main Street, as part of Mountain Town Stages free concert series. For more information call Mountain Town Stages at 901-SONG.

*StageRight TheaterCompany is having auditions for "Crimes of the Heart" on Saturday, June 24 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Please bring a one-minute monologue and be prepared to read from the script. If unable to make this time, please contact Shellie Waters at (801) 201-5651 to schedule an alternate.

*The Bridger Folk Music Society presents an evening with fingerstyle guitarist Michael Young on Saturday, June 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Crumb Brothers Bakery, 300 South 300 West in Logan. Tickets are $10 and are available at the door or by calling (435) 792-4996. Seating is limited, so advance purchase is recommended. The concert is co-sponsored by Utah Public Radio and Import Auto.

*The 2006 Utah Arts Festival is celebrating its 30th anniversary at Library Square on Thursday, June 22 through Sunday, June 25. Admission is free for children 12 and under, and $5 for senior citizens (ages 55 and above). Adult admission is $8. For more information about the festival, call (801) 322-2428 or visit http://www.uaf.org.

*The Utah Humanities Council is presenting, "Venture: Transformations Through the Humanities," an exhibit of documentary portraits from award-winning photographer Kent Miles and the writing of the first graduating class of the Venture Course in the Humanities at the Salt Lake City Library June 24-25. For more information, visit http://www.utahhumanities.org/Venture.htm.

Sunday 25

*Heber Valley Powwow and Mountain Man Rendezvous will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Soldier Hollow. Grand entries start at 11 a.m. Admission is $5, ages six and under are free.

*Mary Beth Maziarz with Wild Honey will perform at The Canyons as part of the Locals Concert Series. For more information call Mountain Town Stages at 901-SONG.

*The Utah Humanities Council is presenting, "Venture: Transformations Through the Humanities," an exhibit of documentary portraits from award-winning photographer Kent Miles and the writing of the first graduating class of the Venture Course in the Humanities at the Salt Lake City Library. For more information, visit http://www.utahhumanities.org/Venture.htm.

Tuesday 27

*The Park City Library will host Family Bedtime Stories at 7 p.m. on June 27. Wear pajamas and slippers (optional) and bring a favorite stuffed animal or blanket. All ages are invited to join in the children’s area of the library. Call 615-5600 for more information.

*Poison with Cinderella and Endeverafter will perform in the USANA Amphitheatre at 7 p.m. For tickets or more information visit, http://www.usana-amp.com.

Wednesday 28

*The Park City Farmers Market will run from noon to 6 p.m. until Oct. 25 at The Canyons Resort in the Cabriolet parking lot. For more information, call 671-1336 or visit, http://www.parkcityfarmersmarket.com.

*Hale Center Theater in Orem will hold auditions for "Footloose"tonight. Men and women age 17 and above are needed. Please come prepared with 16 bars of a pop song (a la American Idol), an accompanist will be provided. Please bring sheet music. Please reserve an audition appointment by calling the box office at (801) 226-8600. Dance auditions will be held at callbacks on Saturday morning, June 24, by invitation.

*Nashville recording artist, Joel Reese (the Singing Cowboy), will return to the Santy Auditorium June 28 at 11 a.m. to entertain with his guitar picking and fun songs for the whole family. Reese has added some new surprises to his show. All ages are invited. Call the library for more information at 615-5600.

*The Motherlode Canyon Band will perform at Deer Valley as part of the Park City Performing Arts free Wednesday Concerts. For more information call 655-8252.

Upcoming

*The Annual Friends of Summit County Libraries used book sale will be held Friday, June 30 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 1 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Summit County Library Main Branch. A sneak preview free for current members will be held Thursday, June 29 from 6 to 9 p.m., non-members can come too by joining for $10 at the door. For more information call 615-3900

*The String Cheese Incident will perform with Bob Weir and RatDog Friday, June 30 at 7 p.m. at Salt Air. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $39.50. Tickets and information are available at http://www.stringcheeseincident.com.

*The Brigham Young University Museum of Art will introduce 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," will be on display from June 30 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, starting June 30-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 .

*Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series kicks off its summer with Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Joe Bonamassa and Schyuler Fisk on July 1 at Deer Valley. For tickets call, 655-3114.

* Julie Nester Gallery will present, "Pacifica," an exhibition of recent paintings by Marshall Crossman. The exhibition will run from July 1 26. There will be a reception for the artist on July 1, 5 to 8 p.m. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 a.m. For more information, call (435) 649-7855 or visit, http://www.julienestergallery.com .

*The Park City three-mile July Fourth Mountain Run will take place at Cole Sport, 1615 Park Ave. The top three finishes in each age division will receive medals and fourth and fifth places will receive ribbons. Gift certificates for the top three finishes overall by the men and women will be presented by Cole Sport. The pre-registration fee of $15 includes a T-shirt, the fee is $20 on the day of the race. Pre-registration is available at Cole Sport until July 3 at 4 p.m. Mail-in registration must be received by Friday, June 30. For further information, call 649-4806.

* Lyle Lovett will perform at Deer Valley July 20. Tickets are on sale at all Smith’sTix Outlets and Deer Valley Signatures Stores. Tickets are $35, for more information call 1-800-888-TIXX.

*July 6-9, The Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival events will start at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 6 in Abravanel Hall. Tickets must be picked up in advance. There will be free events Friday through Sunday thoughout local outlets in Washington Square starting at 5:30 p.m. Headliners this year include: Arturo Sandoval, Patti Austin, The Average White Band, Hiroshima, The Rippingtons, Tom Scott, Eddie Daniels, E’nJ and ron Stripling.

*The Adopt-A-Native Elder Program is in need of volunteers to help plan for its 17th Annual Navajo Rug Show and Sale, which will be held Nov. 9-12, at Deer Valley’s Snow Park Lodge. The volunteers will meet Thursday, July 6, at 6:30 p.m. at 1012 Cutter Lane in Park City. For more information, call April at 645-8806.

*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 7 and 21, Aug. 4 and 18 and Sept. 1 and 15. For tickets or more information, visit wwwhebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Neways Summer Concert Series will present Mark Chesnutt in concert July 7 at 8:30 p.m. at Springville Acres Park, located at 700 South 1300 E. in Springville. Tickets can be purchased at all Smith’s grocery stores or at http://www.smithstix.com for $20. Tickets are $25 at the gate if they have not sold out. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m. on the night of each concert. For more information, visit http://www.neways.com/concertseries .

*The Park City Library is offering a six-week free basic Internet and e-mail class. The class will begin Tuesday, July 11, and will meet every Tuesday at 9 a.m. For more information, call 615-5600.

On July 11, from 4 until 6 p.m., the Park City History Book Club’s discussion of "Night," by Elie Wiesel, will be led by Bette Scarlet, a student of the Holocaust, at the Park City Library. As a teenager, Wiesel and his entire family were hauled off to Auschwitz; "Night" is his gripping personal memoir of the Nazi concentration camps. Copies are available at the Park City Library, Summit County Library, Dolly’s Bookstore on Main Street, and the Spotted Frog in Redstone Center. For more information, call 615-5600.

* The Chier Foundation, a Park City non-profit organization whose mission is to provide funding for the Lost Boys of Sudan who are settled in Utah to access educational opportunities, is hosting a fundraising dinner and auction at the Snake Creek Grill in Heber on Tuesday, July 11, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets at $125 apiece. For more information or to reserve your spot, visit http://www.chierfoundation.org and click on "July 11th benefit" or call Kate Geagan at 655-3469.

* The Park City Library has announced this year’s "One Book." It is "In the Time of the Butterflies" by Julia Alvarez and is available at the library in English or Spanish. The movie will be shown for free on July 15 and book discussions will take place the last two weeks of July. This is Park City’s fourth year having a One Book for the community to read. For more information about the book, program, and events call 615-5602 or go to http://www.parkcitylibrary.org/one_book2006.htm .

*Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series will present Etta James at Deer Valley July 21. For tickets call 655-3114.

*The Womens’ Entertainment is looking for Utah talent. They are producing a documentary-style wedding show, "Bridezillas," that will follow the bride through her final wedding preparations. Wanship local, T.J. Bates, is in charge of casting. If planning a wedding and interested please e-mail a photo of the bride and groom. Please include details about the wedding. The date must be before July 23. For more information, e-mail cast4reality30 p.m., and tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors; call (801) 272-3445 for reservations.

*At the Kimball Art Center, Material Matters: Art Quilts from Front Range Contemporary Quilters runs through June 23. The theme of the exhibition is "It’s not your grandmother’s quilt!" Also, textile sketches showcase cloth as a medium of expression in the Badami Gallery and paper quilts are on display in the Garage Gallery through July 31. Kimball Art Center galleries are open to the public and admission is free. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and noon to 5 p.m. on weekends. Call (435) 649-8882 For more information.

* The Utah Humanities Council is currently conducting an online "listening tour" around the state, hoping to get feedback on issues and opportunities Utahns face today and what they think they’ll face in the future. With that feedback, UHC hopes to shape its programs to fit those issues and opportunities. For more information, contact Brandon Johnson at (801) 359-9670 or go to, http://www.utahhumanities.org/SoundOff.htm.

*The Heber Valley Railroad will present the "Sunset BBQ Special," featuring barbecue, a train ride, and bluegrass music, from 6:30-9 p.m. June 23, July 7 and 21, Aug. 4 and 18 and Sept. 1 and 15. For tickets or more information, visit wwwhebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*Youth Theatre at the U (YTU) presents the musical "Once on This Island," a Caribbean adaptation of the popular Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale, "The Little Mermaid." The production will be presented in the Babcock Theatre, June 14-24, as part of the summer season of plays for young audiences.

*The Leigh-North Gallery has announced their its first annual Fine Art Collectors Sale and Exhibition from June 16 July 31. The gallery is located at 136 S. Main Street, Suite 202 in Salt Lake City. The opening reception will be Friday, June 16 from 6-9 p.m.

* The Utah Arts Council is pleased to announce its fourth annual tribute to design. The exhibit "Design Arts Utah ’06" will run through July 28, at the Rio Gallery located in the historic Rio Grande Depot, 300 South 455 West in Salt Lake City. The Rio Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about the exhibit or the Design Arts program, contact Jim Glenn at (801) 533-3585 or jglenn//arts.utah.gov.

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. Call Letitia Lussier

649-6982, for more information.

*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

*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 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 from June 26-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.

*Every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6:30-7:30, the Summit County Library’s Kimball Junction branch offers free English classes for non-native speakers. Those interested must sign up at the branch desk or by phone at 615-3900. Ask for David or Amparo.

*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.

*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.

*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 email Beth30 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 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.

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 Toddler time for 2 to 3-year-olds at 11 a.m. in the Storytime Room. For more information, call Heather at 615-5603.

*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 7-8:30 p.m. focusing on the eight limbs of yoga. Donations are voluntary. The studio is located at 1167 Woodside Ave. For more information, call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com.

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 24

*Motherlode Canyon Band, The Spur Bar

*Ricky Straud, Bacchus Wine Bar

*DJ Q Tip, Cisero’s

*Rich Wyman, Celsius

*Sabor Latino Fiesta, The Star Bar

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*Jeff Lawrence, Sidecar

*The Honored Guests, Suede

Sunday 25

*Tony Oros and Jimmy Bowers, Cisero’s

Monday 26

*Locals, J.B. Mulligans

Tuesday 27

*Game Night, Cisero’s

*Pool Tournament, J.B. Mulligans

*Pat Carnahan, The Spur Bar

Wednesday 28

*DJ Flegz, Cisero’s

*Joy Ride, The Spur Bar

*Chris Bender, Sidecar

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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