For the issue of May 26, 1999 thru June 1,  1999  


Calendar for June 2, thru
June 8, 1999

Wednesday, June 2

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal to be served. At the Senior Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Boulder Mountain Clayworks Classes The summer session starting June 14 with classes for all ages. Advanced registration is on now. For a schedule and more information, call 726-4484

Kayak Demo Day from 4 p.m. until dark, sponsored by Backwoods Mountain Sports of Ketchum. Free equipment, lessons and barbecue. Call 726-8818 for details.

Carey School Citizenship Awards Program for the 1998-99 school year at 7 p.m. in the Carey School gym.

Trumpet Recital at 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Ketchum. Performance by students of Jimmie Limes. Free. Details: 726-3810.

Open Basketball pickup games for adults each Wednesday and Sunday at 6 p.m. at Wood River Middle School gym, Hailey.

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.

Back School at the Sun Valley Spine Institute from 5-7 p.m. taught by physical therapists. $25. Details: 726-5860.

Thursday, June 3

Sawtooth United F.C. Picnic and Awards end-of-season gathering for the valley’s youth soccer program from 4-6:30 p.m. at Trail Creek Cabin.

Bald Mountain Rugby Club practices at 5:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley soccer field. Newcomers are welcome.

Carey School Graduation for 25 seniors at 8 p.m. in the school gym.

SV Men’s Adult Baseball League Waxroom Snappers vs. Coors Light Cobras at 5:30 p.m. at Founders Field in Hailey.

Friday, June 4

Hemingway School Advancement Ceremony and Awards Assembly at 8:15 a.m. at Hemingway Elementary School, Ketchum.

Enrollment Deadline for 4-H Programs is today at the University of Idaho Cooperative Extension System office, 117 N. River St., Hailey, 788-5585.

Community School 5th Grade Graduation at 11 a.m. on the elementary school quad in Sun Valley.

Last Day of School is today for students in the Blaine County School District and at The Community School in Sun Valley. Classes resume in September.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal to be served. At the Senior Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

Silver Creek Alternative School Graduation at 1 p.m. at the Hailey school.

Community School Awards Ceremony at 5 p.m. in the school gymnasium on the independent school’s Sun Valley campus.

Jim Jarrett teaches the Meisner Technique for the first time in the Wood River Valley. Details and location: 725-5241.

WRHS Commencement graduation for Wood River High School seniors at 7 p.m. in the school gymnasium, Hailey.

Saturday, June 5

"Bigger than a Yard" sale from St. Charles Parish in Hailey with proceeds for charity outreach programs and improvements to church grounds and buildings. New and used merchandise, professional services and foot items. Starting at 8 a.m. at the church. Details or to drop off merch. Call 788-3024.

Harriman Trail Seeding workday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Volunteer event to hasten the revegetation of the trail. Sponsored by the Blaine County Rec District. Details: Cathy Baer at 725-5179.

Sawtooth Equine Open House from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. with equipment demonstrations and a tour of the hospital where you’ll see mini horses and the new born draft horse. Details: 788-1465.

Papoose Club Plant Sale at Webb Nursery in Ketchum from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.. 20 percent of sales goes to the club. Details: Maura Pfeiffer at 788-0165.

Adams Gulch Run & Walk the annual 4.2-mile event sponsored by The Elephant’s Perch of Ketchum starts at the Ketchum Park & Ride lot along Warm Springs Road. Free entry, no prizes.

Rugby Club Benefit Sale a summer outdoor equipment sale to raise money for the Bald Mountain Rugby Football Club will be held at Trail Creek Village on Main St., Ketchum. You can donate your extra and unwanted summer equipment at Stadium Pizza in Hailey. Or call Patrick 578-0944 or Bill Sprong 788-2271.

WRMC Super Sitter Seminar for youth ages 11 and over from 12:30 -4:30 p.m. at the Hailey Public Library. Taught by hospital instructors and EMT personnel. Fee: $15. Details: Pat Braegger at 622-6780.

Sixth Annual Taildragger Flying at the Greater Stanley International Airport. Spot landing contests, breakfast and lunch served and in the evening a hander dance with local band Luanna Gunderson & Friends. Fundraiser for the chamber. Details: (800) 878-7950.

Celebration of Trails Day with a kike through the Hagerman Fossil Beds. Guided hiking, horseback riding and mountain bike riding. Details: (208) 837-4793.

Sunday, June 6

Community School Commencement seniors at the Sun Valley independent school will graduate at 1 p.m. in either the gym or quad on the school campus.

Wood River Little League Benefit Golf Tournament kicks off with a 1 p.m. shotgun start for up to 32 foursomes at Elkhorn Resort Golf Course. Money raised will go to improvements on fields and buying team equipment. Prizes and raffle. Contact Eric at Blaine County Recreation District, 788-2117.

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

Monday, June 7

Wood River American Legion Baseball opening games of the 1999 season, at Shoshone at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Women’s Soccer Laurent Perrier women’s team practices for the upcoming summer season at 6 p.m. at the South Valley Sports Complex soccer field in Hailey. All abilities are welcome.

Tuesday, June 8

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal to be served. At the Senior Center, 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468.

SV Men’s Adult Baseball League Waxroom Snappers vs. Schoffel Alley Cats at 5:30 p.m. at Founders Field in Hailey.

Crisis Hotline Volunteer Training Program continues from 6:30-9 p.m. at a Ketchum location. Free training is open to anyone interested in serving the community as a hotline volunteer. Details: Beth Kelly at 726-3597.

Bald Mountain Rugby Club practices at 5:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley soccer field. Newcomers are welcome.

Basic CPR Class today and Thursday at the Women’s Resource Center from the American Heart Association. From 6-10 p.m. Fee: $15/person.


Ketchum City Council meets at Ketchum City Hall at noon to discuss the aplication for a lot line shift for Lot 2 in the Esmeraldo subdivision. Wednesday

Stanley Sawtooth/SNRA Collaborative Stewardship group meets from 3-5 p.m. Public forum from 5-7 p.m. on elk herd management. Both meetings at the Stanley Community Building. Call: Erasmo Paolo at 788-9040 for more.Saturday


BCFC Running Club meets at Blaine County Fitness Center, 21 E. Maple in Hailey, at 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. All levels welcome. Absolutely free and no sign-up necessary. 788-2124. Mondays and Wednesdays.

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

Old City Hall Museum on Bellevue’s Main Street is now open for the season. Hours noon to 4 p.m. Details: 788-4311. Daily

Allotment Gardens If you enjoy fresh veggies and flowers, but don’t have a place to garden the Sawtooth Community Garden Project has 26 raised beds for rent at a nominal fee for the season. For more: 726-9358. Summer

Family History Library Genealogical research facilities, including an 80-disk CD-ROM collection of family genealogical data, located at 711 S. River Street in Hailey are open to the public. Details: 788-9810.

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. 5:30-6:30 p.m., Thursdays & Mondays

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

Master Gardeners answer questions from 1-4 p.m. at the Blaine County Extension office at 117 No. River St. in Hailey. Plant or insect samples can be dropped off at the office 1-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. and gardeners will respond by p h one. Through August 30. Details: 788-5585. 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 at Java 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

Crisis Hotline Volunteer Training Program from 6:30-9 p.m. Free of charge and open to anyone interested in serving the community. Learn listening skills as well as the dynamics of crises. Registration: 726-3597 May 11-June 3. Tuesday & Thursday

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.

Children First parent advocacy group for children with special needs. Details: Reggie Swindle at 788-3034 or Gwen Smith at 726-8016. Every second Tuesday.

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.

Blaine County Head Start is currently taking applications for the 1999-2000 school year. Children must be 3 or 4 by Sept. 1, 1999. Head Start is a family service program for low income families, with preschool for children and home visits that focus on growth and enrichment for the parents. No cost for eligible families. Details: 788-0082.


Conscious Leadership seminar, June 9 & 23 with Jima Rice, Ph.D at the Kentwood Lodge in Ketchum from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. For business and community leaders who wish to grow professionally, create an energized work environment and increase their organization’s productivity. $300. Details: 726-1848.

The Power of Self Hypnosis, June 9 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. with Tamara Kordahl, CHT. From CSI. Tuitition: $10. Details: 788-2033.

Chuck Gates Memorial Golf Tournament, June 12 the second annual tour of Elkhorn Resort Golf Course. Registration and warm-up from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Shotgun scramble 1 p.m. Cost $80 per person. Call Marcia Rankin 726-5897.

Tack, Western, English and Camping Swap, June 12 sponsored by Sawtooth Back Country Horsemen, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hailey Grange Hall. Consignments accepted from 4-8 p.m. Friday, June 11, at the Grange or call 788-2945 or 788-2722. Donations are appreciated.

Dance in the Mountains, June 13-19 for ages 10 to adult at the Sun Valley Athlectic Club with a demonstration on Saturday at 4 p.m. open and free to the public. From Footlight Dance Centre. For more information, contact Hilarie Neely at 726-3664.

Hemingway Book Club, June 16 with scholar Joel Bate discusses Hemingway’s Islands in the Stream at the Community Library at 7 p.m. Free. Details: 788-5733.


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