For the issue of November 18 thru November 24,  1998  

 

Calendar for
November 18, 1998 thru
November 24, 1998


Wednesday, Nov. 18

Hemingway Book Fair today through Friday, Nov. 20 in the lobby of the school. For children and adults. A great selection for holiday giving. Books, calendars, cook books and Klutz books. Wish list table where you may purchase books for the Hemingway School library in your child’s or family’s name.

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

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, swiss steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, sliced peaches and snickerdoodles. Massage by appointment. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Rock Climbing classes for children 5 and up from Blaine County Rec. $30 for 3 weeks of instruction. Register at Rock Down Under in Hailey. Details: 788-1155.

Pioneer Montessori School Open House for 1999-2000 enrollment, or parents of children who will be 3 years old by Sept. 1, 1999. From 5-7 p.m. at the school location, 211 2nd Ave., Ketchum. 726-9060. Parents only.

Heart Saver Course learn basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) from registered nurses certified in the specialty. From 6-10 p.m. at Wood River Medical Center’s Sun Valley solarium. Participants will receive heart saver certification for infants, children and adults. Cost $10 per person. Limited space. Register in advance 788-5733.

Girls Only Ice Hockey Team girls ages 10 through high school practice from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at Sun Valley Skating Center. Get a registration packet by calling Jane Grimes at 726-5876. More questions, Lucy Chubb 788-4290 or 726-5232.

Free Wax Clinic for local skiers and snowboarders, featuring Holmenkol Wax Products, from 7-9 p.m. at Ketchum Town Square. Come early. There’s room for only the first 40 people. 788-4778.

Bellevue Book Fair through Friday at Bellevue Elementary library. From 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

WwRAP survey results A community presentation from 7-8:30 p.m. at Ketchum City Hall. Repeated Friday at old city hall in Ketchum (Chamber) at 8:30 a.m.

Bellevue Business After Hours at the Mountain Real Estate Building on North Main starting at 5:30 p.m.

Senior Hockey League at Sun Valley Skating Center. At 9:50 p.m., Deja Vu/Sentinel/Esta vs. Yoga.

Thursday, Nov .19

St. Thomas poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. at the church on Sun Valley Road with Lawrence Warner, Pamela Sue Martin and Karsten Fostvedt. Donations to benefit the building fund. Details: 726-5349.

Winter safety fashion show a brown bag lunch at the Women’s Resource Center in Hailey from 12:15-1:15. With gear and clothing from Elephant’s Perch and Sturtevants. Free. Details: 788-5733.

Hemingway Book Fair continues in the lobby of the school. For children and adults. A great selection for holiday giving. Books, calendars, cook books and Klutz books.

"Coping creatively with the holidays" at 7 p.m. at Presbyterian Church of the Big Wood. Workshop by Hospice of the Wood River Valley for persons who are facing the holiday season after the death of a loved one. Details: 726-8464.

"Talley’s Folly" Company of Fools production of Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning romance at 8 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. Starring Claudia McCain and Rusty Wilson. Tickets $13 general admission and $10 students and seniors. Advance tickets at Chapter One Bookstore in Ketchum and Read All About It in Hailey. Details: 788-6520.

"Fat Free Holidays" part of Wood River Medical Center’s free, four-week exercise and nutrition series, at 7 p.m. at Blaine County Fitness Center, 21 E. Maple, Hailey. With Tener Williams, exercise technologist.

Carey School Girls Basketball home game against Magic Valley at 6 p.m. in the Carey gym.

"Merton of the Movies" Community School Players student production about Hollywood in the 1920s, to be staged at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday in The Community School theater on the Sun Valley school campus. Directed by Fritz Brun. Tickets $10 adult, $5 students are on sale at the door, and also at Chapter One Bookstore in Ketchum and Read All About It in Hailey.

Hailey Business After Hours from 5-7 p.m. at the E. G. Willis Bldg. In Hailey.

Friday, Nov. 20

Hemingway Book Fair wraps up today in the lobby of the school. For children and adults. A great selection for holiday giving. Wish list table where you may purchase books for the Hemingway School library in your child’s or family’s name.

Hailey-Bellevue Holiday Festival at Hailey Elementary sponsored by the PTO to benefit the science and technology depts. Today 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Hand-crafted items, baked goods, raffle. $1 adults, 50 cents children.

Sun Valley Ski Swap the annual Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation sale begins with equipment check-in from 4-7 p.m. at Dumke Barn, Elkhorn (Sage Willow Farms indoor arena, site of the Community School garage sale).

School Spirit Day at Wood River Middle School in Hailey. Special rally featuring students wearing their new school t-shirts, sweatshirts or school colors.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, Thanksgiving turkey with all the trimmings. Sign up, please. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

WRHS Girls Basketball the Wolverines compete at the four-team Bliss Invitational tournament. Tonight, Wood River’s varsity plays Hansen at 6 p.m. followed by Bliss vs. Castleford at 7:30 p.m.

"Merton of the Movies" Community School Players student production about Hollywood in the 1920s, to be staged at 7:30 p.m. in The Community School theater on the Sun Valley school campus. Directed by Fritz Brun. Tickets $10 adult, $5 students are on sale at the door, and also at Chapter One Bookstore in Ketchum and Read All About It in Hailey.

Open House for the new design studio at Dunbar Interiors and Antiques, 440 East Ave. N., Ketchum. From 4-7 p.m. in the Red Barn behind the showroom. 726-8573.

Senior Hockey League games at Sun Valley Skating Center. At 8 p.m., Apple’s vs. Four Seasons/Irvings/St. Francis. At 9:30 p.m., Lefty’s/Casino vs. Local Boys.

Youth Open Basketball in Ketchum all students from third grade and up are invited to participate in twice-weekly sessions during November and December. They are Fridays and Mondays from 6-8 p.m. at Hemingway Elementary School gym, Ketchum. Sponsored by the Blaine County Rec District, volunteers always appreciated. Call 788-2117 ext. 15.

"Talley’s Folly," Company of Fools production of Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning romance at 8 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. Starring Claudia McCain and Rusty Wilson. Tickets $13 general admission and $10 students and seniors. Advance tickets at Chapter One Bookstore in Ketchum and Read All About It in Hailey. Details: 788-6520.

Woodcarving with Cleve Taylor from CSI through Sunday from 6-9 p.m. at the Fox Building in Hailey. Fee. Details: 788-2033.

Saturday, Nov. 21

Hailey-Bellevue Holiday Festival at Hailey Elementary sponsored by the PTO to benefit the science and technology depts. Today 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $1 adults, 50 cents children.

State A-4 Eight-Man Football Championship Game between top-ranked Carey (10-0) and #2-ranked defending champion Deary (9-1) at 10 a.m. in Holt Arena on the campus of Idaho State University in Pocatello.

Sun Valley Ski Swap the annual Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation sale continues at Dumke Barn, Elkhorn (Sage Willow Farms indoor arena, site of the Community School garage sale). Sale hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. Admission $1. A total 20% of swap proceeds benefit the SVSEF’s junior Alpine, cross-country, freestyle and snowboarding programs.

Country Christmas Craft Fair from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at Soldier Mountain Ranch north of Fairfield. Details: Kathy at (208) 764-2114.

Free Home Buyer Seminar presented by BankAmerica Mortgage, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Bank of America building, 311 Main Street, Ketchum. Seating is limited. Continental breakfast and details about owning a home. 726-9129 or 720-1716 for reservations.

Mike Murphy Benefit to raise money for The Community School’s scholarship program and teachers’ wish lists. At 6 p.m. in the Boiler Room at Sun Valley resort. Tickets $35 per person (including the show and hors d’oeuvres) are available in advance at Chapter One Bookstore, The Elephant’s Perch and Bellisimo in Ketchum; and Ex Libris Bookstore in Sun Valley.

Galena Lodge/North ValleyTrails Winter Benefit Dinner and Auction third annual fund-raising event at 6:30 p.m. in The Limelight Room of Sun Valley Inn. Tickets $50 per person available in Ketchum at The Elephant’s Perch and Backwoods Mountain Sports, and in Hailey at the Blaine County Recreation District office. Also from organizer Jenny Busdon 726-1649.

WRHS Girls Basketball the Wolverines compete at the four-team Bliss Invitational tournament. Tonight, consolation game at 6 p.m. followed by the championship game featuring the first-night winners at 7:30 p.m.

"Talley’s Folly," Company of Fools production of Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning romance at 8 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. Starring Claudia McCain and Rusty Wilson. Tickets $13 general admission and $10 students and seniors. Advance tickets at Chapter One Bookstore in Ketchum and Read All About It in Hailey. Details: 788-6520.

"Merton of the Movies" Community School Players student production about Hollywood in the 1920s, to be staged at 7:30 p.m. in The Community School theater on the Sun Valley school campus.

Sunday, Nov. 22

Sun Valley Ski Swap final day, sale hours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Dumke Barn, Elkhorn (Sage Willow Farms indoor arena, site of the Community School garage sale). Equipment check-out from 2-5 p.m. Unsold equipment not claimed by 5 p.m. will be donated to The Gold Mine or Barkin Basement.

Thanksgiving dinner at 4 p.m. at Calvary Bible Church, 1 mi. north of Hailey on SH75. Everyone welcome. Details: 788-9174.

"Talley’s Folly," Company of Fools production of Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning romance at 3 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey.

Sun Valley "B" Hockey League games at Sun Valley Skating Center. At 4 p.m., Avalanche vs. Sharks. At 5:15 p.m., Devils vs. Coyotes. At 6:30 p.m., Flyers vs. Hawks. At 7:45 p.m., Panthers vs. Rangers. At 9 p.m., Predators vs. Ducks. At 10:15 p.m., Penguins vs. Blueliners.

Monday, Nov. 23

No School Today for Wood River High School students because of staff workday following the end of the first trimester.

Speaker’s Forum at the Environmental Resource Center in Ketchum. noon to 1 p.m. open to all interested. Details: Allen at 726-7647.

F&G Open House to get public input and review Idaho Department of Fish and Game recommendations for 1999-2000 trophy species rules, turkey regulations and the black bear management plan. From 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. today and Tuesday, Nov. 24 at the F&G Magic Valley Regional Office, 868 E. Main, Jerome.

Youth Open Basketball in Ketchum for students third grade and up, 6-8 p.m. at Hemingway Elementary School gym, Ketchum. Sponsored by the Blaine County Rec District, volunteers always appreciated. Call 788-2117 ext. 15.

Adult Open Volleyball Monday evening sessions are held from November through January, from 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Wood River Middle School gym, Hailey. Fee $2. A Blaine County Rec District program.

Senior Hockey League at Sun Valley Skating Center. At 9:50 p.m., Local Boys vs. Deja Vu/Sentinel/Esta.

Tuesday, Nov. 24

Legislative Day today at Blaine County Courthouse, Hailey.

WRHS Girls Basketball home non-conference games against Richfield at the high school gym, Hailey. JV 6 p.m. and varsity 7:30 p.m. First home games of the season.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal, quiche with ham or veggie, hash brown casserole, pineapple/cottage cheese salad and oatmeal bar. At the Senior Citizens Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

"Masters of Photography:Andre Kertesz" film at 7:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley Center gallery. Free. Details: 726-9491.

Senior Hockey League at Sun Valley Skating Center. At 9:50 p.m., Four Seasons/Irvings/St. Francis vs. Lefty’s/Casino.

Meetings

Wood River Gymnastics Booster Club annual meeting at 6 p.m. at the gym: 901 Fourth Ave. in Hailey. Wednesday

Ketchum Comp Plan Work Session focusing on Warm Springs will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Ketchum City Hall. Thursday

Chamber Board Meeting Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commerce meeting at 8:15 a.m., Ketchum Town Square. Friday

Legislative Day with District 21’s Senator Clint Stennett, Rep. Tim Ridinger and Rep. Wendy Jaquet at the old county courthouse in Hailey 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. with break for lunch. Agenda: 10:45 proposal to form resort comm. lobbying group by Steve Horowitz, 1 p.m. child care issues with Kim Frank, 2 p.m. Snake River Alliance, 2:15 Advocates, 2:30 ICL. To get on schedule: call Wendy Jaquet at 726-0674.

Sun Valley City Council meets at 4 p.m. at city hall. Agenda: public hearing on amendments to residentail zoning, Thursday

Ketchum Planning & Zoning meets at Ketchum City Hall at 5:30 p.m. Agenda: SV Ski Ed. Foundation for conditional use permit to operate skier parking lot, prel. Plat for Townhomes as River Run, app to subdivide common area of Central Park Condo into 8 units, final plat for Zark Park subdivision, appl to subdivide 5 lots into 10 townhomes in Chateaux of Northwood, design review of Sun Valley Club at the Pinnacle for42 short-term units in 3 bldgs, design review of Courtyard new 17,500 sq. ft. office bldg.

Ongoing

1998-99 Coats for Kids Drop your donations at Ketchum Chiropractic, 128 Saddle Rd or at the Women’s Resource Center in Hailey. The Silver Sage Girl Scouts will place collection boxes as well. Coat drive will continue through March 1999. Details: Pam at 726-5947.

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.

Wood River Bridge meets 6:45 p.m. at the Harker Center in Elkhorn Wednesdays 2:45 p.m. Thursdays 6:45 p.m. at Blaine County Senior Center in Hailey Mondays 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. 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

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

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

GED office hours at the CSI office in Hailey. 10 a.m. -noon Tuesdays 1-3 p.m. Thursdays

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.

Upcoming

"Something extra special with dogs and sled," Nov. 27 a special story reading and presentation for kids in Page’s Gallery in Ketchum. From 10-11 a.m. Free. Details: 726-2250.

Unconditional Love book signing party, Nov. 27 at the Gail Severn Gallery in Ketchum from 5 - 8 p.m. with the author and all contributors. Silent auction of cover art by Debbie Edgers Sturges. All proceeds go to Blaine County Rec. Details: 788-5055.

"Santa Paws," Nov. 28 from 3-5 p.m. Treats for pets and humans at the 511 Building in Ketchum. Photos of pets with Santa.

Indoor playground, Nov. 30 for preschool kids hosted by the Presbyterian Churchof the Big Wood in Ketchum. All children must be accompanied by adult. Free. Details: 726-5123.

"Candy Mountain," Dec.1 a film by photographer Robert Frank with Tom Waits, David Johansen, Dr. John. 7:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley Center gallery. Free. Details: 726-9491.

Rock climbing for kids, Dec. 2 second session from Blaine County Rec for kids 5 years and up. Fee. Three weeks of instruction. Register at Rock Down Under in Hailey. Details: Doug at 788-1155.

Community School Book Fair, Dec 2-4 at Ex Libris Books in Sun Valley from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Grant Writing, Dec. 2-4 at the Environmental Resource Center in Ketchum with Dana Meyers. Fee. Detailed brochure available. To register: 888-908-9519.

Festival of trees, Dec. 3-5 at the Blaine County Senior Center in Hailey. All moneys raised go to center. Details:

Sun Valley/Ketchum Business Showcase, Dec. 3 the sixth annual display and showcase of 60 local businesses. From 4:30-7 p.m. in the Limelight Room of Sun Valley Inn. Meet new customers and sample new products. Deadline for entries ($50 per booth) is Nov. 15 with the Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commerce, Sue Gibson, 725-2105. Sponsored by Sun Valley Company, Air Touch Cellular and Names & Numbers.

"Forever Plaid," Dec. 5-7 and 10-13 a nostalgic comedy with 50s music from the New Theatre Company at the Sun Valley Boiler Room. Details: 726-2271.

Papoose Club annual arts & crafts bazaar, Dec. 5-6 at Hemingway Elementary on Saturday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. -3 p.m. Over 50 vendors.

 

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