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Fly fishers

High Country Fly Fishers, Park City Chapter of Trout Unlimited, will hold its monthly meeting Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 7:30 p.m. at Saint Mary’s Church on SR 224 in Park City. The meeting will cover HB 80, the bill for river access, and how to catch fish on streamers. A presentation will be given by Matt Drahos, a guide from Western Rivers Fly Shop. He is well known and has taught classes in the technique of streamer fishing. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome. For more information contact Bob Dibblee at 435-333-2295.

Meet the Olympians

The Utah Olympic Park will be hosting the nordic, freestyle, bobsled, skeleton and luge teams, and international training in the days prior to the athletes’ departure to the 2010 Winter Games. Feb. 4 have been scheduled for spectators to take part in the Olympic spirit leading up to the Games. Free hot chocolate will be served. Shuttles will run continuously during training on the track. For a schedule, visit http://www.olyparks.com.

Hit the ice

Park City Ice Arena offers ice skating lessons for skaters ages three to adult and all ability levels. Classes are offered Tuesdays beginning Feb. 23 from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. or Fridays beginning Feb. 26 from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Registration is $60 and includes six 30-minute classes, practice time, skate rental and a punch card for three open-skate sessions. Contact Erika Roberts for more information at 435-615-5704 or eroberts@parkcity.org or visit online at http://www.parkcityice.org .

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Adult-only class

Park City Ice Arena invites all adults to take a skating lunch break and join the fun Lunch Bunch to "ICE"ercise on Wednesdays beginning Feb. 24 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Register for the entire session or drop in on a weekly basis. Registration is $60 and includes six 30-minute classes, practice time, skate rental and a punch card for three open-skate sessions. Contact Erika Roberts for more information at 435- 615-5704 or eroberts@parkcity.org or visit online at http://www.parkcityice.org .

Small and tall

Park City Ice Arena is giving adults the opportunity to learn to skate with their preschooler (ages 2-6). Classes are offered Wednesdays from 1:30 to 2 p.m. beginning Feb. 24. Registration is $60 and includes six 30-minute classes, practice time, skate rental and a punch card for three open-skate sessions. Contact Erika Roberts for more information at 435- 615-5704 or eroberts@parkcity.org or visit online at http://www.parkcityice.org .

Winter Games party

The Winter Sports School is bringing together bowling and the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games for one great cause. Come out to the Vancouver 2010 Night Before the Opening Ceremonies Party Thursday, Feb. 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Jupiter Bowl, Newpark Town Center, Kimball Junction. The tax-deductible admission fee is $100 per adult and $25 per child (for up to two kids 17 and under when accompanied by an adult) and includes bowling, food, beverages, silent and live auctions and gold-medal fun. This community fundraising event is sponsored by American Express, Park City Tech Center, Park City Board of Realtors, USANA Health Sciences, Zions Resort Bank and the Youth Winter Sports Alliance. All proceeds will benefit The Winter Sports School Scholarship Fund. Last year, the fund awarded more than $80,000 in scholarships to 22 deserving students. For event tickets and information, please call Megan at 435.649.8760 or email mdever@wintersportsschool.org .

Youth soccer league

Park City Recreation is now accepting registration for children ages 4 years old through fourth grade for the spring youth soccer league. Games will be played on Saturdays and some Wednesday evenings at Willow Creek Park beginning April 17. Registration deadline is March 29. Volunteer coaches are needed for every team. Call the Park City Racquet Club at 615-5401 or register online at http://www.parkcityrecreation.org .

Basketball camp

On June 7-10, HSBCAMPS will hit the courts of Park City High School to lead four-day morning clinics and day camps geared towards teaching and developing the fundamentals of basketball for boys and girls in grades kindergarten through 12. There will be a morning clinic for grades K-3 from 8 to 9:50 a.m. The cost to attend is $99. The day camp, for grades 4-12, will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $250. From group drills and individual contests to team competitions and guest lectures, players will participate in instructional work with the HSBCAMPS staff, comprised of collegiate and professional coaches and players. Every participant will receive a camp T-shirt, as well as other prizes provided by sponsors. Availability is limited. For more information and registration, visit http://www.hsbcamps.com or email info@hsbcamps.com .