For the issue of October 7 thru October 13,  1998  


Calendar for
October 7, 1998 thru
October 13, 1998

Wednesday, Oct. 7

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

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, roast pork with potatoes and gravy, California mixed vegetables, green salad and hot rolls, and peach cobbler. Massage by appointment. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Hildegard 12th century composer of liturgical music and author of books on natural history and medicine. Details: CSI 788-2033.

Cub Scout sign up at 7 p.m. in the Hailey Elementary cafeteria for boys grades 2-5. Leaders needed. 788-5719 evenings.

Manner of Speaking for six evenings. skills for public speaking. Fee. Details: CSI, 788-2033.

WRHS Cross Country the Wolverine thinclads run at the Buhl Invitational, 4:30 p.m.

Country Swing Dance Class at the Hailey Grange at 7:30 p.m. through Oct. 28. No partner required. Details: 788-2033.

Wood River Bridge meets 6:45 p.m. at the Harker Center in Elkhorn. Details: Peter Gray at 726-5887 or Fran Maughan at 622-5605.

Thursday, Oct. 8

National Depression Screening Day 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.

Diabetic foot screening clinic at the Wood River Medical Center Hailey facility. Free. Appointments: 788-6312.

Ezra Pound, Native Son a talk by Ted Dyer on Pound’s roots in Hailey. Following: "Voices and Visions: Ezra Pound" a one-hour documentary. 7 p.m. at Iconoclast Books, Ketchum. Free.

Idaho Steelheads Practices the Boise-based minor league hockey team begins three days of pre-season practices at Sun Valley Skating Center. The full-squad practice is from 9-11 a.m. The public is invited to watch, free of charge.

WRHS Girls Soccer varsity league game against Minico in Rupert, 5:30 p.m. The Wolverine JV is scheduled to play at the same time against the Twin Falls JV, in Twin Falls.

Wood River Bridge meets 2:45 p.m. at the Harker Center in Elkhorn.

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

WRHS Volleyball matches at Filer against the host Wildcats and Valley Vikings start at 5:15 p.m.

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

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

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

WRHS JV Football home league game against the Filer Wildcats at 7 p.m. at the high school football field, Hailey.

Community School Boys Soccer varsity league game against the ISDB Raptors at Gooding at 4:30 p.m.

Community School Volleyball junior varsity match against ISDB in Gooding, 4:30 p.m.

Carey School Volleyball Northside Conference matches at Dietrich, 6 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 9

Congressional candidate forum sponsored by the Environmental Resource Center in the conference room at the Clarion Inn in Ketchum from 6:30 - 8 p.m. with Richard Strallings (D) and Mike Simpson ( R) moderated by Dan Popkey of the Idaho Statesman. Free. Details: 726-4333.

Richard Stallings on women’s issues Democratic candidate discussion at 4 p.m. at Ketchum Town Square. Topics: reproductive rights, Medicare, scholarship reimbursement, college assistance and education. Details: 788-8443.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, country sausage with potatoes and gravy, green peas, hot rolls, cherry/apple bake. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Idaho Steelheads Practices full squad practice 9-11 a.m. at Sun Valley Skating Center.

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.

Carey School Football Sawtooth Conference eight-man football game at Richfield, 3:30 p.m.

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

WRHS Football Sawtooth Central Idaho Conference game at Filer, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 10

Share a skill day with the Silver Sage girl scouts at Atkinson Park Recreation Building in Ketchum from 9 a.m. until noon. Various troops will be sharing skills from nail care to knots. Details: Pam Doucette 788-6567.

Tina Cole watercolors exhibit and artist reception at Piccolo restaurant in Ketchum from 4:30 p.m. Free. Details: 726-9251.

Contra Dance at the Hailey Grange Hall starting at 8 p.m. with live bluegrass music from the Wood River String Band. $5. Details: Carol Cole at 788-2836.

Pet blessing at St. Thomas Episcopal church on Sun Valley Road in Ketchum at 10 a.m. in honor of St. Francis of Assisi. Goldfish to horses. Dogs should be leashed, cats and other smaller animals should be caged. Come with or without a pet. Details: 726-5349.

Sawtooth United F.C. Soccer Tryouts for all girls U18 through U12, from 1-5 p.m. at Ketchum’s Atkinson Park.

SAT Testing standardized testing for high school students occurs today.

Idaho Steelheads Practices the Boise-based minor league hockey team wraps up three days of pre-season practices at Sun Valley Skating Center. Full-squad practice from 9-11 a.m. Free.

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

Children’s Acting Class through Nov. 21 taught by Anna Senechal. For 5-9 year olds at the E.G. Willis Bldg. In Hailey. Details: 788-1051.

Barn Door Golf Open 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. 788-7080.

Community School Boys Soccer games against the Minico Spartans in Rupert at 1 p.m.

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

Idaho Steelheads Exhibition Game the Steelheads and Tacoma Sabrecats square off for a 7:30 p.m. exhibition game at Sun Valley Skating Center. All proceeds to the Sun Valley Junior Hockey Association. Tickets $10 per person available in advance at Sturtevants and Atkinsons’ in Ketchum and Hailey. They will also be sold at the door.

Sunday, Oct. 11

Trailing of the Sheep Festival today through Tuesday. Today: Cultural Sheep Fair at Roberta McKercher Park in Hailey from 12 noon-4 p.m. Sheep tales by Senator John Peavey at the Community Library in Ketchum from 5:30 - 7 p.m. Lamb hors d’oeuvres wine and an historical exhibit included. Free.[see cover story] Details: 726-3423.

Sawtooth United F.C. Soccer Tryouts for all boys U18 through U11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ketchum’s Atkinson Park.

Monday, Oct. 12

Trailing of the Sheep on Main Street in Ketchum from 9-10 a.m. (don’t bring dogs, please). Trailing orientation at 8 a.m. at Big Wood Bread in Ketchum, with sheep ranchers John and Diane Peavey.

WRHS Boys Soccer home league varsity game against the Minico Spartans at 4 p.m. at South Valley Sports Complex soccer field, Hailey.

Community School Boys Soccer home junior varsity league game against the ISDB Raptors at 5 p.m. at Atkinson Park, Ketchum.

Wood River Bridge meets 6:45 p.m. at Blaine County Senior Citizen Center, Hailey. Everyone welcome with or without a partner.

Carey School Volleyball matches against Magic Valley Christian in Twin Falls at 6 p.m.

Phone-a-thon 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.

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. 13

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, oven fried chicken with asparagus, pasta salad/biscuit, baked pears, and pineapple upside down cake. Medicare information 11 a.m.. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Parent Teacher Conferences from 6-9 p.m. at Wood River High School, Hailey.

WRHS, Community School Boys Soccer junior varsity game between the Blaine County teams at 4:30 p.m. at Atkinson Park, Ketchum.

WRHS Volleyball SCIC matches at Wendell starting with the freshman match at 5:15 p.m.

Community School Girls Soccer JV game against Minico at Rupert, 4:30 p.m.

WRHS Girls Soccer varsity league game at Twin Falls, 5:30 p.m.

"Batterers’ Tactics, Batterers’ Treatment", free training and information seminar presented by The Advocates, from 6-9 p.m. 788-4191 for registration nd more info.

Community School Volleyball home Northside Conference matches against Dietrich at the Cutthroat gym in Sun Valley, 6 p.m.

Carey School Volleyball Northside Conference matches at Bliss, 6 p.m.

What’s new with breast health Alice Police, MD highlights the latest information in research including her Blaine County study, prevention, risk factors and mammography guidelines. Part of WRC’s brown bag lunch series. 12:15 - 1:15. Free at the Environmental Resource Center in Ketchum. Thursday at the WRC in Hailey. Details: 788-5733.

Kids are worth dealing with a two-hour workshop giving parents of kids grades one through five practical options to everyday challenges. Hailey Elementary from 7 - 9 p.m. Repeated at Bellevue Elementary from 6:30-8 p.m. on Oct. 20. $10. Details: 788-5733.


Bellevue City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. at Bellevue City Hall. Thursday

Blaine County Planning & Zoning meets at 6:30 p.m. at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Thursday

West Magic Resort meeting and election of 1999 officers at the resort staring at noon. Details: (208) 487-1201. Sunday

Ketchum Planning & Zoning meets at Ketchum City Hall at 5:30 p.m. Agenda: public hearing of Sun Valley Club Development, Sun Valley Co., and Scott Curtis for conditional use permit for skier parking lots at Pinnacle at Greyhawk Townhouses, Spring Creek condos and Warm Springs Village, design review: Williams Market and Bigwood Golf Clubhouse. Monday

Blaine County Board of Commissioners upstairs at the old county courthouse in Hailey. Agenda:plat amendment to modify Kantor building envelope in Golden Eagle subdivision, consieration of short plat application by Heidi Baldwin and state of Idahoto subdivide 103 acres into 4 lots and SAP for box culvert crossing Clear Creek. Tuesday


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

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.

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

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.


Learning to live more simply, Oct. 13 an eight week discussion on living more deliberately and purposely at 6:30 p.m. at Sawtooth Community Garden Center. Free. Details: 726-9358.

Bellevue Business After Hours, Oct. 14 5:30 p.m. at Mr. Steam, 720 N. Main St., Bellevue. 5:30 - 7 p.m. To contribute a door prize: Patti at 788-7788.

I Remember Mama, Oct. 14-17 and Oct. 21-24 from CSI theater department in Twin Falls. 8 p.m. Details: (208) 733-9554 ext. 2625.

Conformity, Individualism & Individuation, Oct. 14 by Jungian analyst Scott Hyder at Java in Ketchum from 6 - 7:30 p.m. Free. Details: 726-6999.

Theater Community Meeting, Oct. 14 for anyone interested. Discussion of winter calendar and Feb. Shakespeare & Co. workshop. Upstairs at the Mint at 6 p.m. Details: 788-4913.

Music Pound Wrote, Music Pound Liked, Oct. 15 tapes of operas written by the poet as well as music by composers he admired played by Mary Anderson at Hailey’s Episcopal Church at 7 p.m. Free.

Saying no and feeling good about it, Oct. 15 for middle-school mothers and daughters facilitated by Kim Frank, MSW Setting limits and boundaries and developing teen/parent trust. 7-9 p.m. at Wood River Middle School. Fee: $10. Details: 788-5733.

Friends of Hailey Library book and bake sale, Oct. 15 - 18. Fund raiser to benefit library. Donations accepted now and up through the sale. Volunteers needed. Details: Brandy Baldwin at 788-4726.

Hailey ski team swap, Oct. 16-18 at the Hailey Armory from noon until 8 p.m. Check in on Oct. 15 from 4 - 8 p.m. Features large variety of children’s and adult ski equipment, clothing, snow boards. Entry: $1 adults, children free. Details: Alan Durkheimer at 726-3911.

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.

Basic Black & White Photography for junior and high school kids, Oct. 19 sponsored by the Sun Valley Center at the Community School. Details: 726-9491.

Fall Swimming Workouts, Oct. 19-Nov. 20 the Ketchum-based Sun Valley Athletic Club (726-3664) is now accepting registrations for its weekday after-school workouts for students 9-and-older and Beginning Lappers 7-9. Coach is Dick Pomeroy.

Everyday traditions, Oct. 20 & 22 brown bag lunch from the Women’s Resource Center from 12:15-1:15 on Tuesday at the ERC and Thursday at the WRC. Ruthann Saphier, MA, Certified Parent Educator speaker. Free. Details: 788-5733.

Sunsets Women’s Ice Hockey, Oct. 29 women of all ages and abilities are invited an open practice at 7:40 p.m. at Sun Valley Skating Center. Meet about 30 minutes beforehand. Questions, Nicole Perkins 788-9259. Beginners welcome.

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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