Calendar for Nov. 18-22, 2006 | ParkRecord.com

Calendar for Nov. 18-22, 2006

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Saturday 18

*Arts-Kids is looking for a volunteer to help with program preparation and assistance. Adult volunteers are also needed for helping with after-school programs for the rest of this semester and next semester, which will begin Jan. 29 for 10 weeks. Volunteers unable to commit to the program will also be needed for fundraisers in the spring and summer of 2007. For further information and interview, please call Pat at 615-7878.

*X-Dance 2007 has extended its deadline. Today is the last opportunity to enter a film in the 2007 X-Dance Film Festival. Films should be entered at http://www.x-dance.com. X-Dance is held during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Jan. 19-23. X-Dance is looking for feature and short films (including music videos) set in the action sports world. All entries must go through the Web site.

*The Park City Film Series will present "Boynton Beach Club" at 8 p.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium located at the Park City Library. Tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call 615-8291.

*Today is the last day the Summit County Libraries are holding "Food For Fines," to celebrate Children’s Book Week. The libraries are accepting one can of food for each $1 in fines owed (lost book charges and collection accounts not included). Food collected will be donated to local food banks. For more information, call 615-3900.

*The Summit County Library will present "Mysteries Alive," Saturday, Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. until noon at the Main Branch of the Library. Join the library to work with members of a sleuth squad to solve clues and learn about crime investigation. Attendees must sign up. For more information, call 615-3900.

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*Blessid Union of Souls will reunite for a concert featuring the original members of the multi-platinum recording group on Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m., at Juan Diego Catholic High School Auditorium. The performance will be recorded for future release of their new album. For more information, call (801) 984-7604.

*The Off Broadway Theatre will present "IMPROV! The Musical," at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be $14 for the general public, $10 for students, seniors, and military, $8 for children (12 and under) and are available at the Off Broadway Theatre box office. All shows will take place at the Off Broadway Theatre, 272 South Main St. in Salt Lake City. For more information, call (801) 355-4628.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore will present a free genius mini workshop and book signing from 1 to 3 p.m. with Megan Sillito, life coach, and author of "The Power of Living Genius." For more information, call 575-2665.

Sunday 19

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore will present a book signing with local author Shytei Corellian, author of the new book "Merehr" from 3 to 5 p.m. The book is a fantasy tale of destiny and a struggle against separatism. For more information, call 575-2665.

Monday 20

Tuesday 21

*Silver Queen Quilters will meet Nov. 21 at the Park City Senior Center, 1361 Norfolk Avenue at 7 p.m. They will have a show-and-tell for mystery quilts and will discuss programs and activities for the coming year. Visitors and new members are welcome. For more information, contact Melba Willard at 649-5368.

Wednesday 22

*Muddpuddle will play at The Spur Bar and Grill to benefit the Utah Food Bank. The cost is three or more canned food items. Show starts at 9:30 p.m. For more information, call 513-0230.

Upcoming

*Mountain Town Stages will feature Slaid Cleaves Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. at Prospector Theatre at The Prospector Lodge located at 2200 Sidewinder Dr. V.I.P. tickets (seating in the first five rows) are $30 and can only be purchased at http://www.mountaintownstages.com . General admission tickets are $22 in advance or $25 at the door. General admission tickets can be purchased at Orion’s Music and The Prospector Square Lodge in Park City, all SmithsTix locations, by calling 901-SONG.

*The Park City Gallery Stroll will start at the Kimball Art Center Nov. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be live music by Tim Wray. Tickets and a map are $5. For more information, call 649-8882.

*The seventh annual Holiday Sale and Clay Arts Utah fundraiser will take place Nov. 24 and 25 at the Sugarhouse Garden Center, 1602 East 2100 South in Salt Lake. For more information, visit http://www.clayartsutah.org .

*The Duhks will perform at Park City’s Eccles Center on Saturday, Nov. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $18 – $65 (children 12 and under are half price and seniors receive a 20-percent discount). Tickets are $5 in Section C for Summit County students (K-12). New this season, the Park City Performing Arts Foundation has a second box office location at 625 Main Street (in the Prudential Utah office building on the corner of Heber Ave. and Main Street). Tickets and information are available at The Eccles Center and Main Street box offices, 655-3114 or http://www.ecclescenter.org or http://www.ParkCityTickets.com. Tickets and information are no longer available through ArtTix.

*Mountain Town Stages will present "Alone on Stage in Park City" Nov. 24-26. It is a three-night festival of solo acoustic performers. The collection of singer/songwriters feature two performers along with aspiring local and national artists live in concert at Prospector Theatre. People can buy an individual ticket or buy a ticket package. Slaid Cleaves will start off the event Nov. 25 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30 and can only be purchased at http://www.mountaintownstages.com . General admission tickets are $22 in advance or $25 at the door. General admission tickets can be purchased at Orion’s Music and The Prospector Square Lodge in Park City, all SmithsTix locations or by calling 901-SONG.

*The Spotted Frog Bookstore will present a book signing and story hour with Pat Bagley, award-winning cartoonist and author of the bestselling series "Clueless George." Bagely will be celebrating his new book "Clueless Geoge Takes On Liberals," Nov. 25 at 7 p.m. For more information, call 575-2665. *Mountain Town Stages will feature Cliff Eberhardt as part of the "Alone on Stage in Park City" Nov. 25 at 8 p.m. at Prospector Theatre at The Prospector Lodge located at 2200 Sidewinder Dr. V.I.P. tickets (seating in the first five rows) are $30 and can only be purchased at http://www.mountaintownstages.com . General admission tickets are $22 in advance or $25 at the door. General admission tickets can be purchased at Orion’s Music and The Prospector Square Lodge in Park City, all SmithsTix locations or by calling 901-SONG.

*Mountain Town Stages will feature a free songwriting workshop with Cliff Eberhardt and a free Slopeside Serenade Nov. 26 at 8 p.m. as part of the "Alone on Stage in Park City" at Prospector Theatre at The Prospector Lodge located at 2200 Sidewinder Dr. V.I.P. tickets (seating in the first five rows) are $30 and can only be purchased at http://www.mountaintownstages.com . General admission tickets are $22 in advance or $25 at the door. General admission tickets can be purchased at Orion’s Music and The Prospector Square Lodge in Park City, all SmithsTix locations or by calling 901-SONG.

*Kurt Bestor will perform his festive traditional holiday program at UVSC Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. in the McKay Events Center. "A Kurt Bestor Christmas: A Celebration of Life" is also a benefit concert for scholarships at UVSC. Tickets start at $10 and a family ticket package is available for $40 for six immediate family members, with additional tickets available for immediate family members at $5 each. For tickets, call (801) 863-SHOW, (888) 844-7469 (outside Utah County) or any SmithTix outlet.

*The Utah Chamber Artists will present its annual Christmas Concerts on Nov. 27 and 28. This year, the program features music of their new compact disc "Joyous Day" that was just released on the Clarion label. All selections are arrangements by artistic director Barlow Bradford. This concert is offered on two nights only in Libby Gardner Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Audiences are invited to join the musicians in the Bastian Atrium for light refreshments following the concert. A shuttle will run from Rice-Eccles Stadium beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the door or by calling (801) 572-2010.

*Dr. Mark Dudley, D.C. will offer a Holiday Stress Management workshop to address the seven most common symptoms of stress and ways to help cope at home Nov. 28 from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Balance – Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center, 245 West 100 South, Heber City. Call (435) 654-2532 to reserve a space. A $5 donation per person is suggested.

*The Santaland Diaries runs Nov. 29 through Dec. 30 at the Rose Wagner Studio Theatre. Tickets are available by calling 355-ARTS or online at arttix.org. Tickets are $22.50 and $15 for students. Most shows start at 8 p.m. There are some matinees starting at 3 p.m.

*Local production company Powderwhore Productions Presents "PW06," a telemark ski movie Thursday, Nov. 30 at Suede at 8 p.m. The film is $10 at the door.

*The Park City Professional Artist’s Association’s "A Dog’s Town" mixed media exhibit will be on display at the Kimball Art Center in the Badami Gallery from Dec. 1 through Jan. 10. There will be an opening reception Dec. 12 from 5-8 p.m. For more information, call 649-8882.

*The Summit County Library will be holding a half-price warehouse book sale Dec. 1-2. Nov. 30 will be the "Friends Preview." For more information, call 615-3900.

*The Julie Nester Gallery will present "A Sense of Place," an exhibition of recent artwork by Candice Eisenfeld and Thea Schrack. The exhibition will run from Dec. 1 26. There will be an opening reception Dec. 1 from 5:30-8 p.m. This show brings together two artists who are using contemporary techniques to produce fresh interpretations of landscape art. For more information, call 649-7855 or log on to http://www.julienestergallery.com.

*Around the Globe Theatre Company will proudly present A.R. Gurney’s "Silvia" from Dec. 1-9. at the Utah Arts Alliance Center (2191 South 300 West in Salt Lake). Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. General admission tickets are $10, $8 for seniors and students. Reservations can be made by e-mailing Robert Easton at bobthebuildingbear@yahoo.com .

*The Chier Foundation is hosting a holiday gift drive in conjunction with the Market at Park City (formerly Dan’s Market) on Snow Creek Drive. Anyone who wishes to drop off a gift for a Lost Boy or Girl can do so between Dec. 1 and Dec. 17. For more information, visit http://www.chierfoundation.org .

*The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association Local Concert Series will present singer songwriter Kristin Erikson in a benefit for the Intermountain Acoustic Music Association at the South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society located at 6876 South Highland Drive. The event starts at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 1 and is $5 at the door. For more information, call (801) 278-0332.

*The Kimball Arts Center will host a fundraiser for the Friends of Animals on Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $50. Proceeds from the ticket sales and silent auction will benefit the two nonprofits. In particular, funds will aid the Kimball to provide northern Utah with quality exhibitions, expanded art education and community events. Proceeds will also benefit the Summit County Friends of Animals and their plans for a new animal refuge. The refuge is planned for the Browns Canyon area and will serve as a multi-use facility for both animal rescue and rehabilitation. Friends of Animals hopes to break ground on the refuge in the spring of 2007. For more information, call 649-8882.

*The Westminster College Chamber Singers, Griffin Chorus, Griffin Men’s Chorus and the new Handbell Choir will be teaming up to perform a holiday choral concert Dec. 2 at 8 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall of the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory. The event has become an annual holiday tradition for many Utah families and is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (801) 832-2457.

*Marv Hamilton and Friends will perform at the Great Salt Lake Guitar Company, 362 W. Center Street in Provo Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance or $9 at the door. Tickets are available at Orion’s Music in Salt Lake City, the Great Salt Lake Guitar Company in Provo, and at http://www.marvmusic.com.

Ongoing

*"Forever Free: Abraham Lincoln’s Journey to Emancipation," a national traveling exhibition that focuses on Lincoln’s quest to restore a Union divided by Civil War, will be displayed at the Park City Library through Dec. 12. For more information, call 615-5600.

*The Redstone Gallery will present works by Heber artists Nathan B. Winters and Jana Winters Parkin through November. For more information, call 575-1000.

*The Salt Lake Children’s Choir, Ralph B. Woodward, director, is now conducting auditions for boys and girls from 9 through 15 years of age. No special preparation is required, although some instrumental background is helpful. Those interested in scheduling an audition are invited to call (801) 537-1412 for an appointment. For more information, visit http://www.childrensing.com.

*The Park City Social Dance Club will conduct a dance session of East Coast/West Coast swing through Dec. 4. All visitors and residents are welcome. All ages are invited and a partner is not required. Instruction is from 8 9 p.m. with dancing from 9 10 p.m. each night. Park City Social Dance Club meets at the Park City Dance Academy (Kimball Junction at I-80), 6554 N. Creekside Lane. For additional information, call Cindy Rae at (801) 792-3082 or Steve Holcomb at 513-2003.

*The Holladay Library, in conjunction with the Intermountain Society of Artists, will exhibit paintings in watercolor and oil by Mary Wright Straight through Dec. 15. The Holladay Library address is 2150 East Murray-Holladay Road (4730 South.) Library hours are Monday -Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, access http://www.isartists.net.

*Pickle Company guest curator Kenny Riches will present "We are Woven," a collaborative installation by Jenni Lord, Allison Baar, Sherri Pauli, and Möey Nelson today through Dec. 9 at the Pickle Company, located at 741 South 400 West in Salt Lake. For more information, log onto http://www.thepicklecompany.org.

General

* THE SHOP Yoga Studio, located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside Ave., offers several daily Anusara yoga classes for beginner through advanced students. Classes are donation-based and no reservation is required. Nationally known instructors and workshops monthly. Visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com for class schedule and more information or call 649-9339.

*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.

*The SHOP Yoga Studio located in Old Town at 1167 Woodside invites parents/caregivers and children up to 2 years old to join us for Yoga Together from 11 a.m. to noon every Monday. All classes are donation-based. Call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com.

*The Park City Social Dance Club is holding an eight-week session of East Coast/West Coast swing through Dec. 4. All visitors and residents are welcome. All ages are invited and a partner is not required. Instruction is from 8 9 p.m. with dancing from 9 10 p.m. each night. Park City Social Dance Club meets at the Park City Dance Academy (Kimball Junction at I-80), 6554 N. Creekside Lane. For additional information, call Cindy Rae at (801) 792-3082 or Steve Holcomb at 513-2003.

Tuesdays

*Live improv comedy performed by Off the Top, at the Sidecar. Tickets are $10. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8:30 p.m. From now through November, shows will be "buy one admission, get one free." For more information, call 647-5678.

*The Park City Bar Association provides free legal advice the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at 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 Frog Bookstore at 6:30 p.m. New members are welcome. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityart.com.

*Mountainlands Community Housing Trust has begun Roommate Roundups for the fall season. They are held 5 -7 p.m. every Tuesday at the Bad Ass Coffee House located at 651 Park Ave. It’s an opportunity for people who are seeking housing, roommates, or both to find out useful housing and community resource information and to meet potential roommates. People who would like more information or have questions can call 647-9719.

*Boys and girls of all ages are invited to come for activities at the Park City Library, including writing, poetry, crafts, movies, puppetry, games, readers’ theater and more. No registration is required. Drop by anytime. Call the library at 615-5600 for more information.

Wednesdays

*Awana Clubs meets Wednesday evenings from 6:15 8 p.m. at Mountain Life Church, located at 7375 N. Silver Creek Road. Awana is a non-denominational Christian youth ministry for children from preschool through sixth grades. For more information, call the church office at 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.

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 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.

*The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) Utah Chapter is offering free classes for those suffering from depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, OCD or bipolar disorder at the Episcopalian Church in Park City. Classes will help individuals to understand and cope with these issues. Classes are every Thursday through Nov. 23. For more information, call 649-4357.

Fridays

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*The SHOP Yoga Studio is offering pre- and post-natal yoga for women in all stages of pregnancy and motherhood Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m. Call 649-9339 for more information or online at 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.

Saturdays

*The Branson Missouri-style, Legends of Country Music Show with Larry King will run every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Prospector Square. For more information on tickets, dinner packages and reservations, call 658-3030 or (888) 283-3030.

*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 in the Snow Creek 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 theartofwine@bigplanet.com.

*Sarah Tomson offers a "Flow Yoga" class on Saturdays from 9:30 to 11 a.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.

*Each third Saturday, the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) offers a special art studio program designed for children ages 4 – 12. The event is from 2- 4 p.m. and is free with admission to the museum. Space is limited and patrons are accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call (801) 581-7332 or visit http://www.umfa.utah.edu.

Sundays

Nightlife

Saturday 18

*B-Side Players, Suede

*Little Hercules, Cisero’s

*The Neighbors, The Sidecar

*Zion Tribe, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Matt Calder, Bistro 412

*Matt Frey, J.B. Mulligans

*DJ Stevo, Star Bar

Sunday 19

*Little Hercules, Cisero’s

Monday 20

*Open Mic, The Sidecar

*Locals Night, J.B. Mulligans

*Spaghetti Night, Cisero’s

Tuesday 21

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Pool Tournament, J.B. Mulligans

Wednesday 22

*Matt Calder, Cisero’s

*Joy and Eric, The Sidecar

*Jeff Lawrence Group, Kristauf’s Martini Bar

*Muddpuddle, The Spur Bar and Grill

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.