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Junior Jazz

Junior Jazz youth basketball is here. Junior Jazz basketball is offered for boys and girls in third through eighth grades. Games will be played twice a week during the week — no weekend games. The deadline to register is Dec. 4 and space is limited, so sign up today. For more information on this league or any other programs run by Basin Recreation, log on to or call 655-0999.

Park City Recreation adult basketball league

Park City Recreation is taking registration for the popular adult basketball league which begins Nov. 5 and continues through February. Teams play full court, games are officiated and, of course, scores are kept. Team fee is $650 ($100 refundable forfeit fee). Call 435-615-5400 or visit


High Country Fly Fishers is having its monthly meeting Wednesday, Nov. 4, 7:30 p.m. at Saint Mary’s Church on Route 224. Steve Schmidt, a well known guide and owner of Western River Fly Shop, will be giving a presentation on entomology at a level that the average angler will understand. Cookies and libations will be served. For further information contact Bob Dibblee at 435-333 2295.

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Ski swap

The 37th annual Park City Ski Swap and sale will kick off Friday, Nov. 6, from

8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse. The swap continues Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is $8 on Friday night, $5 on Saturday and $2 on Sunday. Kids 12 and under are free. Equipment can be dropped off Nov. 2-5 at Jans Mountain Outfitters or Cole Sport on Park Avenue, or Nov. 6 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Fieldhouse.

Pick-up for unsold equipment is from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Proceeds from the swap benefit the Park City Ski Team. For more information, call 649-8749 or visit .

Skate for a plate

The Park City Speedskating Club is hosting a food drive/fun skate event on Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Please bring non-perishable food items for the local food bank in exchange for free admission. After a short speedskating demonstration, there will be participation in games and turkey relays. Bring the family! Helmet, gloves, long sleeves and long pants are required. Contact Lucy at 655-3879 or Jane at 640-2227 for more information.

Soup and Soldier Hollow Fundraiser The 9th annual Soup and Soldier Hollow fundraiser is Friday evening, Nov. 13, with great soups from eight of Heber Valley’s best restaurants. Soup’s on at 6 p.m., with many silent-auction items to bid on. Live auction starts at 7:30 p.m. Don’t miss this popular event supporting Team Soldier Hollow.