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Calendar for September 30-October 3, 2006

Special Events

Saturday 30

Saturday 30

* "An Inconvenient Truth," rated PG, is a documentary about global warming and will be playing at the Jim Santy Auditorium at the Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Sept. 29-Oct. 1. The film will screen at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 6 p.m. Sunday. For tickets or more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com .

*The Park City Literary Festival will continue through Oct. 1 with a variety of activities and featured authors. For locations and times, log onto http://www.parkcitylitfest.com.

*This fall the Kimball Art Center will welcome the first members of the Kimball Young Artists’ Academy, an elite group of students dedicated to the study and practice of visual art. Kimball Young Artists will develop their art portfolio and resume, discuss art history, meet local artists, explore possible visual art careers, and learn proper artist practices. All students, from age 13 through 18 living in Summit or Wasatch counties are welcome to apply. The academy is free, however the students need to dedicate six hours each month for meetings and activities. Applications can be found at http://www.kimball-art.org. and must be received by 5 p.m. on Sept. 30. For further information, contact Annie Kennedy at 649-8882 or education30 11 a.m. Master herbalist Marcy Stephens will lead the workshop in creating a blend of herbs to formulate a tea for drinking or bathing. The price is $35 per person. For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*The 12th annual Rhinestone Cowboy event at the Swaner Nature Preserve will be held Sept. 30. For more information, call 649-1767.

*Utah will help celebrate Free State Parks Day today in conjunction with the Rock Cliff Nature Center/Jordanelle State Park’s fall craft activity from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. For more information, call (435) 782-3030.

*St. Lawrence Catholic Mission at Center Street and 100 West in Heber will host a community Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 30. Children’s activities will include pony rides, face painting, games and crafts. Events will begin at 11 a.m. In addition there will be food, beverages, car wash, farmers market and a bake sale. A beer garden with music will open at 2 p.m.

Sunday 1

* "An Inconvenient Truth," rated PG, is a documentary about global warming and will be playing at the Jim Santy Auditorium at the Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., today at 6 p.m. For tickets or more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com .

*The Park City Literary Festival will continue through today with a variety of activities and featured authors. For locations and times, log onto http://www.parkcitylitfest.com.

Tuesday 3

*Beginning today, and the next four Tuesdays through October, Beth Lawrence will offer "Joyful Singing," a non-threatening group voal class 7-9 p.m. at The Studio at Harvest Lane in Midway. Cost is $59. For more information, call (435) 657-1717, e-mail at info30 p.m.; show time is at 7:30 p.m. with dancing beginning at 9. The cost of the event is $25 for adults, $15 for children 15 and under. For tickets or more information, call 649-3853.

*McCarthey Family Lecture Series will present "In Praise of Independent Journalism, ‘Front Row at the White House,’ Observations" by journalist Helen Thomas Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. at Rowland Hall Saint Mark’s, 720 Guardsmen Way, in Salt Lake City. The event is free. For more information, call (801) 328-8899 or e-mail information30 p.m. at Libby Gardner Concert Hall on the University of Utah campus. Led by music director/conductor Dr. Robert Baldwin, the orchestra will perform University of Utah composer Henry Wolking’s whimsical "Bear Songs," a composition originally commissioned by the Bear River Music Festival. The award-winning piano duo of Lenora Ford Brown and Gaye England will perform Francis Poulenc’s Double Piano Concerto. Topping off the concert will be Tchaikovsky’s dramatic and passionate classic, Symphony No. 4. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors and are available through KingTix at 581-7100 or http://www.kingsburyhall.org.

*Park City’s Temple Har Shalom will celebrate the groundbreaking for its synagogue on Sunday, Oct. 8 at 10:30 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the site on S.R. 224 (next to the Colby School). The new facility, slated for completion in the late fall of 2007 will save more than 250 member families.

*On Tuesday, Oct. 10, the Park City History Book Club will discuss "The Knights Templar: The History and Myths of the Legendary Military Order," by Sean Martin, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Park City Library. The Knights Templar, recently romanticized in The DaVinci Code, were from the crusades, the alleged precursors of the Freemasons, and supposed heretics who were burned at the stake. Copies can be obtained at the Park City Library, or ordered from Dolly’s Bookstore on Main Street or the Spotted Frog in Redstone Center. For more information, call 615-5600.

*The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association will presents Italian virtuoso guitarist Beppe Gambetta in concert Thursday, Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the South Valley Unitarian Universalist Church, 6876 South Highland Drive. Tickets are $17 in advance, $18 at the door, $15 for IAMA members. They are available at Acoustic Music, Local Music and Orion’s Music. For more information, call (801) 531-7066 or visit http://www.iamaweb.org

*The Lotus Festival, a celebration of Tibetan Asian culture, will take place Oct. 13 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Red Lotus School of Movement located at 740 South 300 West in Salt Lake. There will be a relics exhibition, martial arts demonstrations, Tibetan traditional arts demonstrations, ethnic food and other activities. For more information, call (801) 355-6375.

*The Park City Chamber/Bureau has teamed with the Manufacturing Extension Partnership to provide an introductory class on "Lean Enterprise." The seminar will be held at the Park City Library Room 205, 1255 Park Ave. Oct. 18 from 8-10 a.m. The event is free and open to the public; a continental breakfast will be served.

* Austin’s "The Sword" will play with Trivium at Avalon Theatre at 7 p.m. in Salt Lake on Saturday, Oct. 21. For more information, call (801) 266-0258. Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the door.

*The John Popper Project featuring DJ Logic will perform at Suede Oct. 28 at 10 p.m. Tickets are $15. For more information, call 658-2665 or visit http://www.suedepc.com .

*The Kimball Art Center and Friends of Animals are requesting donations of artwork from Park City artists and galleries for a special fundraiser benefiting both non-profits. Submissions should be focused on man’s best friend. Interested artists may submit artwork by Nov. 1 to curator Erin Linder. Items will be auctioned off Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. at the art center. Tickets are $50 per person. For more information or reservations, call 649-8882.

Ongoing

*The Kimball Art Center will present an exhibit for Andrew Smith: Kinetic Art Sculptures at the Kimball Art Center. His work will be on display through Oct. 29.

*The Julie Nester Gallery will present artist Gerard Bourgeois. His work will be on display until Sept. 29. The gallery is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or any time by appointment. For more information, call 649-7855 or visit http://www.julienestergallery.com.

*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 Heber Valley Railroad will present the "Sunset BBQ Special," featuring barbecue, a train ride, and bluegrass music, from 6:30-9 p.m. Sept. 1 and 15. For tickets or more information, visit http://www.hebervalleyrr.org or call (435) 654-5601.

*The Brigham Young University Museum of Art introduces 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," is on display 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.

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.

*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. For more information, call Letitia Lussier at 649-6982.

*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 attend Yoga Together from 11 a.m. to noon every Monday. All classes are donation-based. Call 649-9339 or visit http://www.parkcityyoga.com .

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, excluding Halloween, 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.

*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.

*Balance – Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center in Heber will have Pilates beginning mat classes on Tuesdays from 7:30 8:30 a.m. The price is $15 per class or 10 for $120. Class size is limited to 5 participants. The class is taught by Andrea Martone, Pilates center graduate and instructor. Advance reservations are required. For more information, call (435) 654-2532.

*Beginning today, and the next four Tuesdays through October, Beth Lawrence will offer "Joyful Singing," a non-threatening group vocal class 7-9 p.m. at The Studio at Harvest Lane in Midway. Cost is $59. For more information, call (435) 657-1717, e-mail at info15 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 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

*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.

*Balance – Therapeutic Massage and Wellness Center in Heber will have Pilates beginning mat classes on Thursdays from 9 10 a.m. The price is $15 per class or 10 for $120. Class size is limited to five participants. The class is taught by Andrea Martone, Pilates center graduate and instructor. Advance reservations are required. For more information, call (435) 654-2532

*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 postnatal yoga for women in all stages of pregnancy and motherhood Fridays from 11 a.m. to noon. 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.

*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

*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 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 30

*The Motherlode Canyon Band, The Spur Bar and Grill

*Entourage karaoke and dance night, Celsius

Sunday 1

*North Mississippi All Stars, Suede

Monday 2

*Loals open mic, The Sidecar

Tuesday 3

*Tony Oros, Bistro 412

*Dave Tate, The 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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