For the issue of September 30 thru October 6,  1998  


Calendar for
September 30, 1998 thru
October 6, 1998

Wednesday, Sept. 30

Blaine County Recreation District Board of Directors monthly board meeting 3:30 p.m. at the Rec District office, 308 N. Main, Hailey. On the agenda: The Galena Advisory Committee meets 3 p.m.; project review at 4:30 p.m.; and financial review 5:30 p.m.

CSI Fall classes continue this week. For more information and a schedule, call 788-2038.

Carey School Homecoming the Panthers celebrate their 1998 Homecoming today with a 12:30 parade and evening dance from 8:30-11:30 p.m. at the school. The royalty includes queen Kelly Cook, junior princess Leslie Peck, sophomore princess Dawn Simmons and freshman princess Terra Hansen.

Carey School Football for their 1998 Homecoming game, the Panthers entertain the Clark County Bobcats for a Sawtooth Conference eight-man football game at 2 p.m. at Derrick Parke Memorial Field, Carey.

Community School Girls Soccer home JV game against Wendell at 5 p.m. at Atkinson Park in Ketchum.

WRHS Volleyball home matches against the Burley Bobcats at the high school gym, Hailey. Freshman match 5:15 p.m. followed by the JV and varsity matches.

Remodeling face-lift technique demonstration A free lecture about new treatment from Paris to lift, tone and tighten face. 1 - 2:15 p.m. at the Janot Skin Institute. Details: 726-4713.

Hemingway Institute Fall Classes registration for limited space going on now. Proceeds go to scholarships for day care. Computer classes, Spanish, printmaking, sharing circle, parenting. Classes begin: Oct. 12. Details: Lowie Graves 726-3113.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, chicken pot pie with tossed salad, spiced apples and strawberry dessert. Book club meets 10 a.m. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

WRHS Boys Soccer league games at Burley, junior varsity and varsity 5 p.m.

WRHS JV Football league game at Buhl, 7 p.m.

Idaho Fish and Game Commission public hearing at 7:30 p.m. at the Fire Warehouse Conference Room in the BLM office in Salmon. The commission will consider public input on options for license fee increases. Also, elk population goals and fiscal reports.

"Abuse and Neglect of Children", free training and information seminar presented by The Advocates, from 6-9 p.m. 788-4191 for registration and more info.

Thursday, Oct. 1

No School Today at The Community School elementary school because of teacher inservice. Also, Blaine County public school classes have been recessed for today and Friday, Oct. 2 because of teacher inservice.

BC Rec trip to Boise Zoo from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. limited to 40 children. $30 Details: 788-2117.

Idaho Fish and Game Commission business meeting at the Salmon-Challis National Forest supervisor’s office in Salmon at 8 a.m.

Community School Boys Soccer home varsity game against the Buhl Indians at 5 p.m. at Atkinson Park, Ketchum.

WRHS Football home Sawtooth Central Idaho Conference game against the Buhl Indians at 7 p.m. at the high school athletic field, Hailey.

Our Changing Roles as Mothers and Daughters lecture by Sandra Hyde, MA on mothering adult children and daughtering adult parents at the Women’s Resource Center in Hailey at 12:15. Free. Bring a lunch. Details: 788-5733.

Ezra Pound: Native Son a talk by Ted Dyer on Pound’s roots in Hailey, the family’s life in 19th century Idaho and the family’s participation in America’s westward movement. Free at 7 p.m. at Iconoclast Books in Ketchum. Details: 788-2071.

Friday, Oct. 2

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, October 60s party with pizza, garden salad, fresh fruit, root beer and brownies. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

BC Rec trip to Hayspur Fish Hatchery limited to 40 children. $15 from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. to open gym at Hailey Elementary then 11:30 am. - 5 p.m. at the fish hatchery. Details: 788-2117.

"Walk in Love" Pilgrimage and Worship Service at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Hailey, 7:30 p.m. The Wood River Valley community is invited to attend a special visual service of music, prayer and celebration, plus a slide presentation by Rt. Rev. John Thornton, Bishop of the Episcopal Church of Idaho. Also taking place will be the installation of Rev. Jennifer Anttonen, vicar of Emmanuel Episcopal. 788-3547 or 788-5982.

Trout Fishing in Argentina a slide show presented by Silver Creek Outfitters on fishing and travel in the northern Patagonia region of Argentina. Alberto Cordero, president Fly-Fishing Andes will be in attendance. Old Ketchum City Hall 6:30 p.m. Free. Details and RSVP: 726-5282.

Flu shots are administered Oct. 2-27 by the South Central Health District. Recommended for seniors, and those wishing to reduce chances of infection. $10 for ages 2-64. $7 for 6 mos. - 2 years. Combo flu/pneumonia for 65+ are $16. Details: 788-4335.

Tango workshop from the International Buenos Aires Tango Association today from 7:30 - 9 p.m and Saturday from 2:30- 4 p.m. at the Sacred Cow Yoga studio. Fee. Details: Vito at 788-5448.

Saturday, Oct. 3

"Waste Tire Amnesty Day" is today in the Magic Valley. Southern Idaho Solid Waste will accept waste tires from cars and pickup trucks free-of-charge when delivered to local waste transfer stations. Normally, the disposal charge is $2 per tire. Hours at the Ohio Gulch Transfer Station (788-2351) and Carey Transfer Station (823-4308) are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Raku Saturday at Boulder Mountain Clayworks with Gerry Arrington. Bring a bisqued clay piece and $10. Details: 726-4484.

Beyond Meditation - Real Healing with Tom Pritscher, director of Bald Mountain Meditation at 10 a.m. and on Sunday at 5 p.m. Donation. Details: 726-3770.

Blaine County Historical Museum in Hailey will be open every Saturday from 1 - 4 p.m. during the month of October.

Cyclocross, Idaho State Championships at River Run, Ketchum, 10 a.m. Pre-register at Durance Cycleworks in Ketchum, 726-7693. All ages and abilities welcome. Volunteers needed starting at 9:30 a.m.

Free Ice Hockey Clinic for Girls is today at Sun Valley Indoor Ice Rink, sponsored by Sun Valley Junior Hockey and the Park Penguins. Girls in 5th grade or younger have their 60-minute session at 1 p.m., and girls 6th grade and older meet at 2:15 p.m. Bring whatever equipment you have. Some skate rental will be available.

"Walk in Love" Pilgrimage ends today at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Ketchum. The four-day pilgrimage began in Twin Falls Sept. 30 and ends today at St. Thomas in Ketchum.

1st Degree Reiki class from Sheila King, today and Sunday, Oct. 4 Janot Skin Institute from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Certification available. Cost: $150. Free introduction on Sat. from 10 - 11:30 a.m. Details: 726-4713.

Brush making with Glenn Grishkoff from the Sun Valley Center for the Arts. Tuition. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Learn how to wrap and prepare various hairs, knot typing methods, and slide lecture with brush images from Japan. All materials provided. Details: 726-9491.

1,2,3,4,Parents with Ruthann Saphier,MA Certified Parent Educator. Information filled five-hour workshop where you will learn proven parenting techniques, meet other parents, andshare experiences. WRMC Moritz Hospital solarium in Sun Valley. Fee: $30 plus materials. Scholarships available. Details: 788-5733.

Community School Boys Soccer games at Burley. Junior varsity 10:30 a.m. and varsity 12 noon.

Wood River BMX racing at the track west of Hailey. Registration 1:30-2:30 p.m. 726-8411.

Sunday, Oct. 4

Holocaust Survivors speak Leslie and Eva Aigner from the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center at Church of the Bigwood in Ketchum at 4 p.m. See story inside. Details: 726-1183.

Horses and All That Jazz a benefit for Ballet Idaho from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Simplot Riding Grounds in Boise. Horse show, gourmet lunch, live music by Capital City Jazz Band. Jumping competition at 12:30 p.m. Tickets: $25 for adults, $15 under 12. Seating is limited. Details: (208)343-0556.

"An Evening with Gerry Spence," at 7 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. Sponsored by Read All About It. Ea. ticket holder receives copy of Give Me Liberty. Book signing after reading. All proceeds benefit Blaine County Senior Center. Tickets: $35. Seniors: $30 at Read All About it, BC Senior Center or toll free: (888) 708-2665.

Monday, Oct. 5

WRHS Boys Soccer home JV game against the Minico Spartans at 5 p.m. at South Valley Sports Complex, Hailey.

Community School, Carey Volleyball Northside Conference matches at Carey School gym. Junior varsity 6 p.m. followed by the varsity match.

Pickup Coed Soccer at 6 p.m. each Monday on the lower field at Ketchum’s Atkinson Park. Details, Lara 726-2173.

Crisis Hotline Volunteer Training Program from Sept. 21 - Oct. 14 from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday. Free. Details: 726-3597.

Tuesday, Oct. 6

Kids are Worth it: dealing with chores and rebellion A special two hour workshop based on the work of parenting expert, Barbara Coloroso which will give parents practical options to everyday family challenges. For parents of grades 1-5. Facilitators: Julie Caldwell, DenisedeLisser, Ruthann Saphier. Community School’s community room 7 -9 p.m. For four Tuesdays. Fee: $10. Details: 788-5733.

Handbuilding Happiness at Boulder Mountain Clayworks in Ketchum with Marjolaine Renfro starts today. Fee. Details: 726-4484

Community School Volleyball Northside Conference matches at Fairfield against the Camas County Mushers, 6 p.m.

Carey School Volleyball home Northside Conference matches against Richfield starting at 6 p.m. at Carey School gym. Final home match for Panther seniors Lindsay Barton, Chelsea Bingham and Kelly Cook.

WRHS Girls Soccer JV game at Wendell, 5:30 p.m.

"Advocacy and Case Management", free training and information seminar presented by The Advocates, from 6-9 p.m. 788-4191 for registration and more info.


Blaine County Rec District meets at the rec district’s headquarters in Hailey at 3 p.m. starting with Galena advisory committee meeting followed at 4:30 by project review of Wood River trails and Picabo right-of-way and at 5 a discussion on acquiring real property for Quigley Ranch golf course. Wednesday

Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee of the Idaho legistlature meets in Stanley, Challis and Salmon starting today through Oct. 2 Details: (208) 334-2475.Wednesday

Bellevue Planning & Zoning meets at Bellevue City Hall at 7 p.m. Agenda: public hearing on final plat for Highland Village Townhouse subdivision, finalize land use map, set public hearing date for zone of impact agreement between Bellevue/County and Bellevue/Hailey. Wednesday

Entrepreneur Breakfast from 8 - 9:30 a.m. at the Cottonwood Deli. Any entrepreneur who needs help with financing, business plans, marketing, etc. iw welcome to this no-host breakfast. Details: 726-3423. Thursday

SNRA Collaborative Stewardship meeting at the Stanley community Building in Stanley from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. to discuss local development, and update from winter recreation committee. Details: Judy Griswold (208)774-3345.

Blaine County Board of Commissioners meets upstairs at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Agenda: consideration of appeal on conditions attached to a conditional use permit to expand an existing guest ranch facility by Nick Purdy, hearing on vacation of Joseph Street in Picabo, consideration of an ordinance to amend the county subdivision regs. Monday


Humane Hikes Free kid’s tours of the Animal Shelter of Wood River Valley, Hailey. Cuddle the cats and dogs, learn about pet care and careers involving animals. Call anytime for reservations at 788-4351.

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

Read-to-Me Around the House Community Library Children’s Program. Register and receive a list of 60 children’s books and membership in the Caldecott Club. Free. Daily

Cyclocross Clinics Learn the basics of cross: including mounts, dismounts and run-ups. All ages and abilities welcome. Meet 5 p.m. at Durance in Ketchum. Details: 726-7693.Wednesdays

After School Youth Council Circles Support groups to make new friends, explore ideas and feelings and learn essential communication and listening skills. WRMS girls from 3:30-5:15 p.m. in Room 640 with Lea Flocchini and Linda Gillison. WRMS boys same time in Room 632 with Cameron Cooper and David GishWednesdays WRHS for teen girls from 3:30 - 5 p.m. in Robert Payne’s Room in the Science Wing with Julie Caldwell and Jane Nicoll. Wednesdays Community School Upper School for boys and girls from 2:30-3:45 p.m. in Mark Kranwinkle’s Room with Margie Caldwell and Cameron Cooper. Thursdays Hemingway Elementary After School Enrichment Program, circle of sharing for 4th and 5th grade girls from 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. in the 5th wing with Julie Caldwell. Mondays Details: Lea Flocchini at 788-2880, Cameron Cooper at 726-6016 or Julie Caldwell at 725-2071.

Hailey Library Story Hour for pre-school children daily at 3:30 p.m. Details: 788-2036. Thursdays

GED/HSE office hours at CSI in Hailey. From 1 - 3 p.m. Details: 788-2038.

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

Nature Walks at Silver Creek Preserve 10 a.m. meet at the Silver Creek Visitor Center. Details: 788-2203. Second and last Saturdays through September.

Friends of Rotarun Suporters for a new ski lift meet at 7 p.m. in the ski hill warming hut to discuss fundraising ideas. Meets weekly on through Oct. Details 720-3011. Mondays

Writers and Poets support group meets at Java on Main Street in Hailey at 6 p.m. For details, contact Patti at 788-1967. Mondays

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., 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

Aftercare Group 6 p.m. for all past clients of Project Respect. Details: Kevin Boender 788-2204 or 886-7116. Mondays

Cardiac Rehabilitation and Support Group with Kathy Noyes, BSRN for education and assistance with pt, diet, stress, medications, treatments, etc. Meets weekly to share experiences, information and support. Free. At WRMC Modular Meeting Room in Hailey. 7-8 p.m. Details: 788-5733. Mondays

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.

Wood River Bridge meets at the Harker Center in Elkhorn. Everyone welcome with or without a partner. Details: Peter Gray at 726-5887 or Fran Maughan at 622-5605.


Barn Door Golf Open, Oct. 10 third annual fund-raising golf tournament at Soldier Mountain Resort Golf Course north of Fairfield. To raise money for the Wood River basketball program and Police Activities League (P.A.L.). Shotgun start, foursomes playing best ball. Entry fee $60 per person. Hole sponsors and raffle prizes are needed. Call 788-7080.

Manner of Speaking w/JoEllen Collins, Oct. 7 for six evenings to feel more self-confident and aquire skills for puvlic speaking. Fee. Details: CSI, 788-2033.

Country Swing Dance Class, Oct. 7 at the Hailey Grange at 7:30 p.m. through Oct. 28. Learn two-step, waltz and shuffle from the Idaho High Country Swingers. $20. No partner required. Details: 788-2033.

Tom Blanchard on Mining In Idaho Territory, Oct. 8 from CSI at 6:30 p.m. at the Hailey Library. Details: 788-2033.

Domestic Violence and the Law, Oct. 8 from 6-9 p.m. with reps. From the Prosecutor’s office and law enforcement from the Advocates. Details: 788-4191.

National Depression Screening Day, Oct. 8 at the Women’s Resource Center in Hailey from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Learn the signs and symptoms of depression and where to get help. Details: 788-5733.

"BobTwo Gun Limbert," Oct. 8 portrayed by performing historian Clark Heglar at 7 p.m. at the Community Library in Ketchum. Details: 726-3493.

Gallery Walk, Oct. 10 Ketchum’s best street party. Galleries stay open late with refreshments and many artists in attendance from 6-9 p.m.

Children’s Acting Class, Oct. 10 through Nov. 21 from Company of Fools taught by Anna Senechal. For 5-6 and 7-9 year olds at the E.G. Willis Bldg. In Hailey. Details: 788-1051.

Barn Door Open, Oct. 10 third annual golf tournament to raise money for the Wood River High School Basketball Booster Club and P.A.L. program. At Soldier Mountain Resort Golf Course north of Fairfield, entry fee $60 per person. Pick up entry forms at Stadium Pizza in Hailey or call the P.A.L. office at 788-7080.

Sheep Tales by Senator John Peavey, Oct. 11part of the second annual Trailing of the Sheep festival at the Community Library in Ketchum from 5:30 - 7 p.m. Lamb hors d’oeuvres wine and an historical exhibit included. Free. Details: 726-3493.

Phone-a-thon, Oct. 12 & 13 to raise funds for the non-profit Blaine County School District Education Foundaiton. Donations benefit local school enrichment programs, computer technology and educational facilities. Details: 788-2291.

Bellevue Business After Hours, Oct. 14 5:30 p.m. at Mr. Steam, 720 N. Main St., Bellevue.

I Remember Mama, Oct. 14-17 and Oct. 21-24 from CSI department of theatre at Theatre 119 of the Fine Arts Center in Twin Falls. 8 p.m. Tickets: $5 for general admission, $3 for students. Details: (208) 733-9554 ext. 2625.

Trailing of the Sheep Festival, Oct. 11-13

Sunday: Cultural Sheep Fair at Roberta McKercher Park in Hailey from noon - 4 p.m. with demonstrations and wagon displays and traditional Basque dinner at St. Charles Church. Celtic and country music by the Boulder Brothers and the Oinkari Basque dancers from Boise. At 5:30 - 7 p.m. at the Community Library in Ketchum there’s a reception, lecture on the history of the sheep industry in the valley and a storytelling session followed by a lamb dine-around at area restaurants. Trail the Sheep is Monday from 9-10 a.m. and on Tuesday as the sheep head south, local fourth graders will trail. Details: 726-3423.

Used Art & Jewelry Sale, Oct. 16-18 to benefit the Ketchum/Sun Valley Historical Society Heritage & Ski Museum. Preview party & sale Friday from 6 - 9 p.m. Sat. & Sun.: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Ketchum. Tickets: $15. Raffle, refreshments, prizes. Still accepting your used art & jewelry. Details: 726-8118 or 622-3790.

International Festival of Women’s Fly Fishers, Oct. 29-31 in town for a conclave and meeting discussing fly-fishing education, conservation and the development of opportunities for women in the sport. Details: 726-9675.


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