Friday, May 18, 2007

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Friday, May 18

State 4A/3A High School Tennis Championships and Saturday, Boise (3A) and Caldwell (4A). WRHS and Community School players competing.

BC Senior Connection, sing-a-long 11:45 a.m.; noon birthday meal, turkey and gravy. 721 3rd Ave. S., Hailey. Details: 788-3468.

Smart Moves Community Challenge Bike to Work Day.

"Chuck Close Prints: Process and Collaboration," opening and celebration, Boise Art Museum 70th birthday, 670 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, $100 member, $125 non-member, party attire, 6:30 p.m. Details: (208) 345-8330 ext. 10.

Saturday, May 19

4th Annual Community 5-K Fun Run and Healthy Living Expo, Heagle Park, Hailey, 9:30 a.m. Expo continues in park to 11:30 a.m. Clean Sweep to follow. Register for 5-K Fun Run, www.active.com.

5th Annual SVSEF Weed-Out, for Sun Valley Ski Education athletes and teams, 9 a.m.-noon, meet at Hulen Meadows BLM parking lot. Bring gloves, long pants, shovel or hoe. No sandals. Snacks and treats provided.

Galena Bicycle Time Trial, part of 10th annual Durance Cycleworks Time Trial Series sanctioned by U.S. Cycling Federation, start time 10 a.m. Galena Lodge 23 miles north of Ketchum. 5.95-mile one-way course ends at Galena Summit. Registration closes May 15, sign up at sportsbaseonline.com.

The Ways of Women, keynote speaker Jean Shinoda Bolen, author of "Urgent Message From Mother." Morning Workshop and afternoon programs. College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls. Register: lifesbalance.org, gtwnorthwest@yahoo.com or Julie Raymond, regional coordinator of Gather the Women, (208) 252-1390.

ERC Community Climate Challenge's Community Action Week, Clean Sweep, ERC Co2 mmit! Community challenge, Atkinson Park, Ketchum, Hop Porter Park, Hailey and City Park, Bellevue, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch provided to participants, raffles, and prizes. Details: 726-4333.

WR Babe Ruth Baseball, WR Americans games 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. and WR Nationals games 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., both teams playing at Jerome's JV field.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, Camas Prairie Wildflowers and Sustainable Farming Day Trip, visit Camas Prairie Centennial Marsh and Sandhill Farm, meet at Garden Gimlet Rd. and Hwy. 75, 9 a.m. and return by 4 p.m., lunch provided but space limited. Register: 726-9358.

Esperanza Youth Group Spaghetti Dinner, American Legion Hall Post 115, 220 Cottonwood St., Ketchum, benefit to build homes in Mexico, 6-9 p.m. Details: 788-5198.

Author Susanna Moore,"The Big Girls" book release party, Iconoclast Books, Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 726-1564

Sunday, May 20

Spring jewelry trunk show, Randi Wilson and Lisa Horton, diVine, a place for wine, 400 S. Main, Hailey, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Details: 788-7049.

Rogation Sunday, processional walk celebrates good Earth and blesses springtime crops, beginning Big Wood River to west side of Bullion St., Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 101 Second Ave. S., Hailey, Noon. Details: 788-3547.

Monday, May 21

Wood River Dolphins Swim Team, Pre-season practice, Blaine County Aquatic Center registration, Hailey next to Community Campus. Details: 788-2117.

Bob Shay Most Inspirational Activities Banquet, honoring Wood River High School's top athletes and students for the 2006-7 school year, 6:30 p.m. in the high school commons area, Hailey.

Tuesday, May 22

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, free guided garden tours, Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

BC Senior Connection, blood pressure 11:30 a.m.; table tennis 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; noon meal, fish or chicken burger; exercise 1:15 p.m., Ketchum, 721 3rd Ave. S., Hailey. Details: 788-3468.

Heart Zones, heart health and cardiovascular fitness seminar, workshop, and certifications, St. Luke's Medical Center and Zenergy, $99 seminar and workshop. $249 advanced certification. Details: 788-1808, heartzones.com.

Scholarship Awards Program at WRHS, 7 p.m. in the Community Campus auditorium, Hailey. Grants and awards for the 2006-07 school year.

Wood River Middle School 6th Grade concert, 7 p.m. in the Hailey school gym.

ONGOING

WEDNESDAY

NAMI Wood River Valley support group, for survivors, friends and family, Meeting 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, The Sun Club, Hailey, 6-7:30 p.m. Details: 720-3337.

THURSDAY

Christian Twelve Step Group, 7 p.m. The Life Church, 406 N. Main St., Hailey. Details: 788-2992.

FRIDAY

Wood River Jewish Community Shabbat Services 6 p.m. Wood River Jewish Community, St. Thomas Church, Sun Valley. All welcome. Details: 726-1183.

SATURDAY

Frenchman's Gulch Wine tasting, 3-6 p.m. Free. 309 9th St. E.. Ketchum.

SUNDAY

Revelation Study 7 p.m. at Calvary Chapel Wood River. Hailey. Details: 578-0560.

MONDAY

Alanon group meets 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. at the Sun Club, 271 2nd St. E, Ketchum.

TUESDAY

Lunch time Pilates Mat Class, Pure Body Pilates, 503 North Main St., Hailey, noon. Details: 720-3238.

MISCELLANEOUS

College of Southern Idaho classes through Hailey Extension Office. Details: 788 2033.

MULTI-DAYS

Being Peace Center, Traditional Soto Zen Practices Monday and Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. Meditation for Peace and Serenity, Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m.-Noon, Noon-1 p.m. Traditional Aikido practice youth 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and adults 6-9 p.m, Hailey. Details: 788-5879.

PUBLIC MEETINGS

Blaine County Commission: Regular meeting, Tuesday, May 22, 9 a.m., upstairs meeting room at the Old County Courthouse in Hailey.

BCSD: Special meeting of the Board of Trustees, Wednesday, May 16, noon, at the District Office in Hailey.

Sun Valley City Council: Regular meeting, Wednesday, May 16, 3 p.m. at City Hall.

Sun Valley City Council: Regular meeting, Wednesday, May 16, 3 p.m. at City Hall.

Bellevue P&Z: Regular meeting, Thursday, May 17, 6:30 p.m., City Hall.

ENTERTAINMENT

KETCHUM

"Spring Showcase 2007," The Sun Valley Ballet School, nexStage Theatre, Ketchum, $10 adults and $5 students. Tickets available at door, 6:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Details: 726-9876.

Trail Creek Pub, Jimmy Bivens plays 6:30-9 p.m. Friday. Local talent auditions Saturday.

Whiskey Jacques, The Holden Young Trio Friday. Bomb City Live Saturday.

Anam Cara Free Concert, choral music of Norman Dello Joio and John Tavener, St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Sun Valley Rd., 7:30 p.m. Friday.Details: 578-9648

"Arsenic & Old Lace," presented by Laughing Stock Theatre Co. nexStage Theatre. Directed by Scott Creighton. Tickets: 726-4TKS. May 24-27, May 31-June 3.

HAILEY

DiVine wine merchants, Will Bell plays acoustic guitar 7 p.m. Thursday.

"Once Upon a Mattress," C.A.S.T. presentation, the Grange Hall, Hailey, 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $8 adults and $6 children and students includes Queen's High Tea & the Royal Chef's Table of Delectable Desserts. Details: 726-9124.

Hailey Hotel Bar & Grill, The Sonics plays 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday.

BELLEVUE

The Silver Dollar, The Kim Stocking Band 9 p.m. Friday. Karaoke 9 p.m. Saturday.

UPCOMING

Mommy and Me, May 23, Iconoclast Books and The Golden Elk, The Toy Store, 312 South Main St., Hailey, 11 a.m.-noon. Details: 788-4430.

WR Babe Ruth Baseball, May 23, 6:30 p.m. home games, WR Americans vs. American Family at Founders Field, Hailey, and WR Nationals vs. Dietrich Cattle at O'Donnell Field, Bellevue.

Screening "Farewell to Arms," May 23, The Center, Hailey, 7 p.m. Free. Details: 726-9491.

Wilderness Awareness and Outdoor Safety, May 24, brown bag discussion with Frank Batcha, MD, 12:15-1:15 p.m., St. Luke's WRMC Baldy Conference Rooms, Ketchum. Details: 727-8733.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, May 24, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

SVKCVB Bussiness After Hours, May 24, Distinctive Properties, 651 5th St., Ketchum, 5-7 p.m. Details: 725-2105.

"Farewll to Arms," May 24, discussion The Community Library, Ketchum. 6 p.m. Details: 726-3493.

10th Annual Sun Valley Wellness Festival, May 24-28, keynote speaker Robert F. Kennedy Jr., movement classses, exhibit hall, workshops and variety world class speakers, $85 weekend pass, $50 individual Saturday and Sunday pass; $25-100 keynote speaker tickets. Tickets: Chapter One Bookstore, Ketchum. Register: (877) 726-5427, 726-5425 or sunvalleywellness.org.

Esperanza Youth Group Car Wash, May 26, Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Snows, Sun Valley Rd., Ketchum, benefit to build homes in Mexico, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Details: 788-5198.

Opening Day Blaine County Aquatic Center, May 26, Free admission all day, Hailey next to Community Campus. Details: 788-2117.

Silver Creek Preserve Opening Day Party, May 26, opening day fishing season, open house and BBQ, visitor's center, 3:30-7 p.m. Details: 788-7910.

1st Annual Suns Golf Classic, May 26, raising money for Wood River Valley junior golf programs, 1 p.m., The Valley Club, followed by no-host cocktails and buffet dinner with silent and live auction. Presented by Suns Foundation Inc.

Sun Valley Gallery Association Gallery Walks, May 26, enjoy a walk-about as galleries open doors, host artists and serve wine. 6-9 p.m. Details: 726-4950.

Opening "Profit & Loss" and artist walk-through, through July 27, SVCA multidisciplinary project, Ketchum, 5:30-8 p.m., walk-through 6 p.m. Details: 726-9491 or sunvalleycenter.org.

Idaho Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month, May 26, Walking Tours, Blaine County Historical Museum, 218 N. Main St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: Rob Lonning 788-9654.

Hailey Springfest, May 26-27, 10 a.m. each day at Roberta McKercher Park, Hailey. Arts and crafts booths, food and live entertainment and more.

Northern Rockies Folk-a-thon, May 26, annual fundraising event live on FM 95.3 KECH, 9 a.m.-noon. Tune in for all the fun, great music, and help support 30th annual Northern Rockies Folk Festival to be held, Aug 3-4.

3rd Annual Sun Valley Half Marathon, May 27, run in the Half, 12k or 5k walk US Marathon through Sun Valley and Ketchum Wood River and Sun Valley Trails. 9 a.m. start. Register: sunvalleyhalf.com.

Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony, May 28, public invited to attend, Hailey Cemetery, 11 a.m. Details: 788-0139.

Mommy and Me, May 30, Petals & Stems and Divine, The Toy Store, 312 South Main St., Hailey, 11 a.m.-noon. Details: 788-4430.

St. Thomas Pastoral Care Team Workshop "You and Your Aging Family, May 30, Parish Hall, Sun Valley Rd., Ketchum, 7-9 p.m. Free. Details: 726-5349.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, May 31, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

Recognizing and Responding to Learning Disabilities: What Parents Can Do, May 31, brown bag discussion with David Holmes, executive director Lee Pesky Learning Center, 12:15-1:15 p.m., St. Luke's WRMC Baldy Conference Rooms, Ketchum. Details: 727-8733.

WING! Wood River, May 31, Sawtooth Botanical Gardens, Hwy 75 and Gimlet Rd., Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 721-2135.

John Rember Talk, May 31, Community Library, Ketchum, Free, Donations accepted, 6 p.m. Details: 726-3493.

Will Ackerman Benefit Concert for Family Connection Project of Hailey, June 1-2, Windham Hill music founder including Jeff Oster, Patrick Gorman and Jeff Pearce, Liberty Theatre, Hailey 7:30 p.m. $70 reserved seating includes wine and hors d'oeuvres, $50 general seating includes hors d'oeuvres. Purchase tickets Liberty Theatre box office 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Details: 578-9122.

Aaron Pearson opening reception, June 1, through Aug. 3, The Center, Hailey, 5:30-7 p.m. Details: 726-9491.

30th Annual North-South All-Star Prep Football Game, June 2, at Twin Falls Bruin Stadium. Gates open 4 p.m., 8-man football game 5:30 p.m., 11-man game 7:30 p.m. Tickets $5 to a good cause. Wood River High School and Carey School players competing.

Adam's Gulch Fun Run and Walk, June 2, annual Elephant's Perch summer warm-up, non-competitive run, no fee, times or prizes. 4.2 miles of fun. Details: 726-3497.

Native Plant Sale, June 2, Sawtooth Botanical Gardens annual drought-tolerant and native plant sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Wilderness First Responder Course, June 3-11, Galena Lodge, located 23 miles north of Ketchum on Hwy. 75. Details: 726-4010.

Wood River Dolphins Swim Team and the Adult Swim Team, June 4, Blaine County Aquatic Center Registration, Hailey next to Community Campus. Details: 788-2117.

Swim School Session I, June 4, Blaine County Aquatic Center registration, Community Campus, Hailey. Details: 788-2117.

Company B Performing Arts Camp for Children and Youth, June 4-17, St. Thomas Playhouse at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, ages 4-17, 9 a.m.-noon, ages 10-13, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Public performances nexStage Theatre, Ketchum, June 14-17, 2 p.m. Details: 726-5349 ext. 16.

Wildflower Hike, June 5, Hike along Wood River Land Trust's Lake Creek Preserve, north of Ketchum, park trailhead west side Hwy. 75, 5:30 p.m. Details: 788-3947.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, June 5, free guided garden tours, Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Spring Sprouts, June 5, Sawtooth Botanical Garden, ages 4-6, south of Ketchum of Hwy. 75, 9-10:30 a.m. Details: 726-9358.

Free Blood Pressure Check, June 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ketchum Post Office.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, June 7, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

Mammography Screening and Breast Cancer Prevention, June 7, brown bag discussion with Dr. Michael Citrone. 12:15-1:15 p.m. St. Luke's WRMC Baldy Conference Rooms, Ketchum. Details: 727-8733.

Cedar Bend Preserve Clean-up, June 7, Friends of Cedar Bend spruce up Wood River Land Trust's Cedar Bend Preserve for summer, 4-7 p.m. Details: 788-3947.

"Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room," screening, June 7, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 726-9491.

Sun Valley Food and Wine Festival, June 8-10, keynote speaker Jim Harrison, author "The Raw & The Cooked" with weekend of guest chef speakers, wine pairing dinners, cooking classes and seminars, Sun Valley and Ketchum, $250 weekend pass, VIP pass $350 includes Jim Harrison reception and preferred seating. Details: 866-305-9798 or visitsunvalley.com.

Kid's Fishing Day, June 9, Wood River Land Trust's restored Riverside Pond, Haegle Pond, Hailey, 9 a.m.-noon. Details: 788-3947.

ERC Orienteering Workshop, June 9, learn to use a map and compass, members free, non-members $10 and families $15. Details: 726-4333.

Children's Literature in the Garden, June 9, Sawtooth Botanical Garden and Blaine County 4-H, connect kids to gardening, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

16th Annual Sawtooth Relay, June 9, six person teams and solo runners tackle scenic 62-mile road marathon from Stanley to Ketchum's Atkisons' Park with BBQ party to follow race. Details: sawtoothrealy.com or 852-1221.

Memoir Writing Workshop with Danielle Trussoni, June 11-15, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Hailey, 9 a.m.- noon. Details: 726-9491.

Breast Cancer Support Group, June 12, facilitated by Gay Miremont, LCSW, noon-1 p.m., St. Luke's WRMC, Ketchum. Details: 727-8733.

Spring Sprouts, June 12, Sawtooth Botanical Garden, ages 4-6, south of Ketchum of Hwy. 75, 9-10:30 a.m. Details: 726-9358.

Reading with Danielle Trussoni, June 12, "Falling Through the Earth: A Memoir," Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 726-9491.

St. Thomas Pastoral Care Team Workshop "You and Your Aging Family, June 13, Parish Hall, Sun Valley Rd., Ketchum, 7-9 p.m. Free. Details: 726-5349.

Morel Mushroom Walk, June 13, Kathy Richmond of Southern Idaho Mycological Society leads walk at Wood River Land Trust's Cedar Bend Preserve, Hailey, 6 p.m. Details: 788-3947.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, June 14, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

Full Moon Yoga in the Garden, June 14, Sawtooth Botanical Garden, Richard Odum leads yoga callss in greenhouse. Details: 726-9358.

"Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," June 14, screening the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 726-9491.

Reading with Danielle Trussoni, June 15, "Falling Through the Earth: A Memoir," Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, 7 p.m. Details: 726-9491.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden Speaker Series, June 16, 60 Great Plants for the Alpine Rock Garden, lecture and slideshow horticulturist Gwen Kelaidis, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, 6-8 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

"Tommy," June 14-17, St. Thomas Players's Production, nexStage Theatre, Ketchum, 7:30 p.m. Details: 726-9124.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, June 19,free guided garden tours, Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, June 21, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

St. Thomas Pastoral Care Team Workshop "You and Your Aging Family, June 27, Parish Hall, Sun Valley Rd., Ketchum, 7-9 p.m. Free. Details: 726-5349.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden's Wildflower Walks, June 28, native wildflower hikes with local experts, meet Garden 9:30 a.m. return 2 p.m., Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, bring lunch, $5 SBG and ERC members, $10 non-members. Register: 726-9358.

10th Annual Advocates Gala Fundraiser, July 1, Limelight Room, Sun Valley Inn, outdoor cocktails and silent auction with High Street Band. Details: 788-4191.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, July 3, free guided garden tours, Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Lee Pesky Learning Center Annual Scavenger Hunt, July 7, BBQ and Auction in downtown Ketchum. Details: lplearningcenter.org.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden Garden Tour, July 7, 10 a.m. -- 2 p.m. Lunch at Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75. Details: 726-9358.

A Night To Remember, July 7, benefit fotr Canine Companions and Camp Rainbow Gold. Mexican Feast, music and dancing. Live/silent auction. 6:30 p.m. Rocking T Ranch, Hailey. $150 Details: Carol Theilen 788-9728, Cynthia Miley 720-7630.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, July 17, free guided garden tours. Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75,S outh of Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, July 31, free guided garden tours. Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, Aug. 14, free guided garden tours. Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden, Aug. 28, free guided garden tours. Gimlet Rd. at Hwy. 75, Ketchum, 4-6 p.m. Details: 726-9358.




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