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November 10, 2006
Navajo Rug Sale
The Navajo Rug Sale fundraiser for people on the Navajo Reservation will start today with a sale of rugs, jewelry and a live auction. The event will also feature Native American actor Jay Tavare, Tavare will be auctioning off items from his films at tonight’s dinner and auction event. Rich Wyman will also perform tonight from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets for tonight are $30.
Saturday is open to the public. The sale of rugs and jewelry will go from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. The Navajo Little Princess pageant will start at 10:30 a.m. There will be a silent auction of children’s rugs from 1 to 3:30 p.m. A grandmother’s weaving demonstration will also take place at 1 p.m. Starting at 3 p.m. there will be Navajo singing and dancing. At 4 p.m., Rhonda Duval will perform a special traditional Navajo song and dance. Tickets are $5 per person or $5 in canned goods. Sunday is also open to the public and the rug sale will go from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The flag ceremony, the Navajo veteran’s speech and the Navajo Blessing Ceremony will take place from 10 a.m. until noon. At 1 p.m. there will be a grandmother’s weaving demonstration and at 3 p.m. there will be powwow dancing. For more information, call 649-0535.
Veterans Day Observance will take place at the Olympic Welcome Plaza (next to Squatter’s) on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. This brief non-partisan, interfaith service is hosted by Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church. Call for more information, 649-2233.
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The Egyptian Theatre will hold its 25th year anniversary party and will announce its 2007 season tomorrow. The band Take 5 will perform. It will be a Park City black tie party with food and beverages. There will also be dancing on stage. For tickets or more information, call the box office at 649-9371.
A group of local merchants and artists will join for a relaxed shopping opportunity for Parkites at 5995 Trailside Drive Nov. 16 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Nov. 17 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 649-6730.