For the issue of April 21, 1999 thru April 27,  1999  


Calendar for April 21, thru
April 27, 1999

Wednesday, April 21

A Farewell to Arms at 7 p.m. at the Community Library in Ketchum. The first of three monthly Hemingway Centennial book clubs to honor the 100th anniversary of Nobel Prize winning Ernest Hemingway’s birth. The discussion will be led by Prodessor Jeff Fox. Free. Details: 726-3493.

Atkinson Park Softball meeting for coed and women’s teams playing the 1999 summer season. 6 p.m. at the Atkinson Park recreation room. $100 deposits are due at this time. The possibility of a men’s league will also be discussed. For more information, call Chas, 726-5553.

Adult Open Basketball drop-in program sponsored by the Blaine County Recreation District is held each Wednesday night through April, from 6-9 p.m. at Hemingway Elementary School gym in Ketchum. Fee $2.

Open Hockey at Sun Valley features open ice for Mites and Squirts from 6:10-7:10 p.m., PeeWees, Bantams & Midgets from 7:20-8:20 p.m. Adult ‘A’ players skate from 8:30-10 p.m. Cost is $7 per player.

Wood River Tennis Team hosts Gooding in the first home meet of the season. 3:30 p.m. at Ironwood Tennis Club in Hailey.

Vito’s Tango Workshop at the Tae Kwon Do Studion from 6-8 p.m. Details: 788-5448.

Sun Valley Brewery Men’s Basketball Tournament at Hailey Elementary. Anderson Asphalt vs. Hitchrack at 8 p.m. Two For Him against Sawtooth Paint at 9:15 p.m.

Thursday, April 22

ERC Earthday Family Dinner Showat the Roosevelt Tavern in Ketchum from 6-8:30 p.m. Special musical play: "Adventure Earth" by the Sun Valley Children’s Choir directed by Mary Poppen. Music Out of the Box students will also perform folk and blues guitar, vocals including country western and classical and the chamber music ensemble will also play. Tickets are $16 ERC members, $18 non-members and include a donation to the ERC. Children under 5 free. Details: 726-4333.

Wood River Little League Coaches meeting for all interested volunteer coaches. Wood River High School auditorium from 6-7 p.m. Details, Eric, 788-2117.

Wood River Softball Teams entertain Jerome for twin bills at the South Valley Sports Complex and Lions Park in Hailey. 4 p.m.

Wood River Tennis Team travels to Jerome. 4 p.m.

Wood River Track Team at Buhl Invitational. 1:30 p.m. Meet sponsored by the Buhl Rotary Club with net proceeds to the Buhl Special Olympics.

Northside Conference Track Meet at ISDB of Gooding. Carey will participate. 2 p.m.

"Living with Grizzlies," a free slide presentation at the Community Library in Ketchum at 7 p.m. with biologist, author and photographer Larry Aumillar a world renowned authority on bears. Details: 726-3493.

JoEllen Colins reading at Chapter One bookstore in Ketchum. The Idaho Mountain Express columnist reads from her chap book of poems "Somebody’s First Wife" starting at 7 p.m. Free. Details: 726-5425.

Biodynamic Gardening Workshop from the Sawtooth Community Garden Center at 7 p.m. with Penelope Street. Details: 726-9358.

Friday, April 23

Hockey Banquet for all senior players at the Ore House, 7 p.m. A $15 cover charge for dinner, drinks and live music. Details, Matt, 726-4501.

Wood River Tennis Team hits the road for Idaho Falls for matches against Hillcrest and Sugar-Salem. 11 a.m.

Fifth District Rodeo at Glenns Ferry. 7 p.m.

"Manifest Your Heart’s Vision" a course by Noorah Hansen, will be held. For information and location contact Jane Nicoll at 726-9128.

Contra Dance in Stanley at the Community Building from 7-10 p.m. to celebrate National Library Week. Free. Details: (208) 774-2470.

Sun Valley Brewery Men’s Basketball Tournament. Games at Wood River Middle School. Lefty’s vs. Sutton & Sons 8 p.m. Winner of Wednesday’s matchups at 9:15 p.m.

Saturday, April 24

Wood River Baseball Teams play home doubleheaders against South Fremont and Jerome. Game times are 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at Founder’s Field and Nelson Field.

Immunization Clinic from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Health District Office in Hailey. All infants and children in Blaine or Camas county are encouraged to attend. Parents should bring children’s record book. Details: 788-4435.

Wolverine Varsity and Jayvee Softball Games against Twin Falls. Noon at the South Valley Sports Complex and Lions Park in Hailey.

Fifth District Rodeo at Glenns Ferrry. 7 p.m.

Back Country Horsemen Banquet starting at 6 p.m. with attitude adjustment hour, lasagna dinner at 7 p.m. $3 per person or two for $5.

Vito’s Latin Boogie Dance at the Elkhorn Resort at 8:30 p.m. Tickets: $8. Details: 788-5448.

Whitewater Equipment Sale at Quality One Hour Photo in Twin Falls from 10 a.m. -3 p.m. Details: (208) 734-5930.

Sunday, April 25

Pancake Breakfast from the Big Wood Presbyterian Preschool from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the church. Donations at door to benefit scholarship fund. Details: 726-51223.

Open Ice at Sun Valley for B League hockey players from 6-7:30 p.m. Cost is $7.

Jon DeForrest from Boise Churchof Religious Science speaks at 9:30 a.m. at Light on the Mountain Church in Ketchum. Childcare available at Walkabout Children’s Center. Details: 726-0743.

Sun Valley men’s basketball tournament loser-out game at noon at Hailey Elementary.

Monday, April 26

Israeli Independence Day Celebration with performance by the "Israeli Jerry Garcia" performing from 4-5 p.m. at the Church of the Bigwood from the Wood River Jewish Community. Details: 726-1183.

Tuesday, April 27

Community School Tennis Team entertains Twin Falls for its home opener at Warm Springs Tennis Club. 3:30 p.m.

Wood River Baseball Teams host Kimberly at 3:30 (varsity) and 5 p.m. (jayvee) at Founder’s Field in Hailey.

Wood River Softball versus Kimberly. Varsity action begins at 3:30 p.m. at the South Valley Sports Complex.

"The ABCs of Hepatitis" at brown bag lunch at the Environmental Resource Center in Ketchum from 12;15-1:15 p.m. with Nancy Porterfield of the South Central Health District. Free. Repeated Thursday at the Women’s Resource Center in Hailey. Details: 788-5733.


Community Recreation Center meeting to discuss costs and feasibility study at 6:30 p.m. at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Details: 788-2117. Wednesday

Blaine County Planning & Zoning meets at 6:30 p.m. at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Public hearings on Sawtooth Community Garden Project’s update of a conditional use permit and and a short plat for 104 acres into 4 lots for Baseline Ranch subdivision. Thursday

Blaine County Board of Commissioners meets at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Agenda: tax exemption for International Church of Foursquare Gospel, and Wood River Sculpin Fisheries presentation. Monday


Self-Help Meetings for Alcoholics Anonymous (24-hr. phone: 726-4650), Alanon, Cocaine Anonymous, Co-dependents Anonymous, Cross Addiction, Narcotics Anonymous, Overeaters Anonymous and Sexaholics Anonymous in Ketchum, Hailey and Bellevue. Call the Sun Club, Ketchum, for days and times: 726-7710. Daily

Community Library’s Childrens’ 1999 Book Clubs Reading Rainbow Club K-3rd grade. Read-To-Me Reading Rainbow Club,, for pre-schoolers. Young Reader’s Choice Award Club, Grades 4-8. Details: 726-3493, Sheila Hall, Children’s Librarian.

Story Hour at Community Library, Ketchum 10-11 a.m. for 3-5 year olds. Use Children’s entrance. Details: 726-3493, Sheila Hall, Children’s Librarian. Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Ketchum/Sun Valley Historical Society & Ski Museum (Corner of First St. & Washington Ave.) New exhibit features ski equipment and fashion over 100 years, an original Exhibition lift chair from 1939, photos and artifacts. Admission free, donations appreciated. Open 1-4 p.m. Phone: 726-8118. Daily

After School Youth Council Circles Support groups to make new friends, explore ideas and feelings and learn essential communication and listening skills for high school teens. Details: Lea Flocchini at 788-2880, Cameron Cooper at 726-6016 or Julie Caldwell at 725-2071.

Wood River Bridge meets 6:45 p.m. at the Harker Center in Elkhorn Wednesdays; and at 2:45 p.m. Thursdays. Also meets 6:45 p.m. at Blaine County Senior Center in Hailey Mondays. Come with or without a partner. Details: Peter Gray at 726-5887 or Fran Maughan at 622-5605.

Hailey Library Story Hour for pre-school children at 3:30 p.m. with "Grandma" Dorothy Babin followed by a Reading Rainbow video and small craft. Thursdays New readings times 11 a.m. on Fridays & Wednesdays Details: 788-2036.

Super Supper Dining Room Free dinners for locals, a joint project by Wood River Valley religious organizations. At St. Charles Church Parish Hall. To help out, call Margie Hill at 788-9363. 5-6 p.m., Thursdays & Mondays

Adult Indoor Soccer the Blaine County Recreation District’s indoor program is held each Friday from 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Hailey Elementary School gym, starting Dec. 4 and running through March. Novice players gather from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and advanced players from 8:30-9:30 p.m. Drop-in fee $2 per night. Supervisor is Ned Wheeler. Fridays.

Adult Open Hockey Open hockey at Sun Valley from noon to 1:30. Cost is $7 per player. Until May 18. Monday, Wednesday, Fridays.

Mental Health Screenings for depression, panic and anxiety at the WRMC Women’s Resource Center in Hailey. Sliding fees. Details: 788-5733. First Mondays

"Whad-Up" Education Group at 4 p.m. at the Project Respect office in the Croy St. building for 1 hour as drug and alcohol education to explain the reality associated with all drugs of choice. Details: Kevin Boender 788-2204 or 886-7116. Mondays

Indoor Playground preschoolers play with riding toys, balls, tumbling mats, climbing cubes, and slides at the Presbyterian Church of the Big Wood from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Children must be accompanied by adult. Free. Through the winter months. Details: 726-5123.

Domestic Violence Women’s Group A support group sponsored by Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence and led by Kathleen Battersby. At the Hailey-Croy Street Exchange Building, Suite M, Hailey. Call 788-4191 or 788-6070 for more info. Free. 7 p.m., Tuesdays

Writers and Poets support group meets in Hailey at 6 p.m. For details and location, contact Patty at727-4021 days, 788-1967 eves. Tuesdays

Advocates Children’s Group for kids 0-12 who have witnessed domestic violence in their homes. 7 p.m. at Head Start in Hailey. Tuesdays

Youth Indoor Soccer for all students grades three and up, supervised by the Blaine County Recreation District each Tuesday and Thursday from Dec. 1 through mid-January. Times are 7:30-9 p.m. at Hailey Elementary School gym. Drop-in fee $2. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

GED/HSE at CSI in Hailey. Office hours are from 10 a.m. to noon and class is held 5-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and there are also office hours 1-3 p.m. on Thursdays. Details: 788-2038.

Blaine County Senior Center 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, hosts exercise classes, card and indoor walking clubs, weekly blood pressure tests and noon meals on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Call 788-3468 for details.


"The Relationship Between Depression and Nutrition," April 28 from 6-7:30 p.m. a lecture by Dr. Stephen Siele, .C. of the Avalon Holistic Health Center at Java on Fourth in Ketchum. Free. Details: 622-9400.

Business Fair, April 29 from the Hailey Chamber at the Hailey Armory from 4-7 p.m. with exhibitions of products and services for sale in the valley. Details: 788-2700.

Atkinson Park Field Scheduling Meeting , April 29 for all interested user groups on Thursday, at 5:30 p.m. at the Atkinson Park Recration Center. All teams and/or leagues must have a representitive present.

Legistlative Breakfast, April 30 at 8 a.m. in the Sawtooth Room in Sun Valley’s Elkhorn Resort with Wendy Jaquet, Tim Ridinger and Clint Stennet. Cost: $10 chamber members, $12 non-members. Advance reservations by April 28. Details: Mary at 725-2101.

"Hair," April 30 & May 1 from the Wood River High School Players at the high school auditorium in Hailey. Evening shows at 8 p.m., matinees at 2 p.m. Musical direction by guest artist, Alessandra Tartivita. Details: 788-3481, ext. 161.

"Class Action," May 2 a performance by the teen acting workshop of St. Thomas’s Episcopal church spotlighting the talents of 16 valley teens. At 5:30 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. Details: 726-9477.

"Psychopathia Sexualis," May 6 a play reading at 7 p.m. at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts in Ketchum in conjunction with Interplanetary Theatre Group starring Scott Creighton,Claudia McCain, art (Bigwood) Bread, Chad Stewart and Cathy Reinheimer. Details: 726-9491.

Hemingway Elementary School Registration, May 7 for incoming kindergarten students (1999-2000 school year) and new students, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ketchum grade school. Students entering kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 1999. First graders must be 6 years old on or before Sept. 1, 1999. Bring original state-certified birth certificate, immunization record and proof of residency.

Pat Wyse Equustrian Clinic, May 26-30 at the Lucky 13 Ranch in Hailey. For all levels of Western riders, beginning through advanced. Details, John Uhrig (208) 886-2761 or Kris Nast 788-4382.

Sun Valley Documentary Film Festival, April 30, May 1 & 2 from the Sun Valley Center, International Documentary Assn. and Magic Lantern Theatre. Films: "Waco: The Rules of Engagement," "Inside Out: Portraits of Children," Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life," and "Still Kicking." Some filmmakers in attendance for discussion after the screening. Details: 726-9491.

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet & Benefit Auction, May 1 at Cutters Arena starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. Details: Ron Garrison at 726-7500.

Ron Wyatt lecture, May 23 Acknowledged by the Turish government as the man who found Noah’s ark, Wyall will speak at 7 p.m. at the Wood River High School auditorium. Free.


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