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For the week of May 23 through May 29, 2001

Calendar for
May 23 through 
May 29, 2001

Wednesday, May 23

Pat Wyse Community Clinic today through Sun., May 27, Lucky 13 Ranch, Hailey. Details: John Uhrig 208-886-2761 or Kris Nast 788-4382.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal: pork chops with scalloped potatoes, green beans, rolls and peanut butter cookie. 721 3rd Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468. Diabetes support group at 12:30 p.m.

Pre-natal Breastfeeding Successfully 6:30 -8:30 p.m. In the Baldy Conference room, St. Luke’s WRMC 727-8410.


Thursday, May 24

WRHS Citizenship Awards Assembly at 9:30 a.m. in the high school auditorium, Hailey. Class awards for the 2000-01 year.

The Truth about Supplements brown bag lunch presentation re: nutrition, with certified trainer Bonnie McKuin, from 12:15-1:15 p.m. St. Luke’s WRMC Baldy conference room south of Ketchum. Free.

Discovering and Treating Food and Environmental Sensitivites and allergies with Dr. Stephan Siele at Ascension Holistic Health Center 180 W. 1st St. St. Ketchum. 5:30 p.m. 622-9400.

Life Skills for Women, Sensing More of Yourself. Session II with Wanda Cole, Learn techniques to ease pain with the Feldenkrais Method. 6-7:30 p.m. Details: 788-4191.

Fifth District High School Rodeo Finals the spring circuit’s district finals are today through Saturday, May 26 at Gooding, nightly at 7 p.m. Carey and Wood River hands competing. Adults $4.

Feldenkrais Method classes today, with Wanda Cole for Survivors of Domestic Violence. Details: 788-4191.

Youth Art Show at the ERC Gallery, Leadville Ave. & Sixth St., Ketchum.


Friday, May 25

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center noon meal: fish or chicken nuggets with new potatoes, buttered carrots and cheesecake. Transportation provided. 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468. The middle school choir sings at 11:30 a.m.

St. Luke’s Mobile Mammography Coach today and Saturday. St. Luke’s Center for Community Health, 309 S. Main St. in Hailey from 1-5 p.m. today. To schedule an appointment call 208-381-2055.

Community Health Open House St. Luke’s Center for Community Health will welcome visitors from 4-7 p.m. at 309 S. Main St., Hailey. Details: 788-5733.

Heart to Heart Girls Club ages 7-12, Backwards Party 7:30-9 p.m. Calvary Chapel of Wood River, Croy Street Exchange Building, Hailey. Games, contests and guest speaker. $3 includes pizza and treats. Details: Charity at 578-0560 or Marty at 622-3252.

David Edwards presents photographs and discusses his experiences with the Kazakh Eagle Hunters of Mongolia, 7 p.m. at Anam Cara Gallery.

Argentine Tango Workshop through Sunday, with Brooke Burdett. Today 7 p.m. - 8:30, all levels. $15 class. Hailey Grange Hall. Details, 788-4929.

Sun Valley Mountain Wellness Festival today through Mon., May 28, 4th annual celebration of wellness, sponsored by the Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commerce. Over 70 programs, keynote presentations, displays, fun run and more. Details: 726-3423.

Fifth District High School Rodeo Finals at Gooding, nightly at 7 p.m. Carey and Wood River hands competing. Adults $4.


Saturday, May 26

Hailey Public Library Travel Photo Keep on Clickin’! contest, entry deadline is today. Details: 788-2036.

Sun Valley Mountain Wellness Festival today through Mon., May 28, 4th annual celebration of wellness approaches to living. Details: 726-3423

Fun Run and Walk part of the Mountain Wellness Festival, registration 7 a.m., the start is 8 a.m. Elkhorn Resort plaza. Day-of-event registration. $18 per person includes a T-shirt. Refreshments.

Visison Quest, 11 days in the Sawtooth Mountains with Soaring Spirits, Scholarships available. Details:788-6185.

St. Luke’s Mobile Mammography Coach at the Wellness Festival at Elkhorn Resort 8 a.m. to 12 noon today. To schedule an appointment, call 208-381-2055.

Parking Lot Sale today and Sunday, a Speigel School of Performing Arts fund-raising event. Designer boutique wear, no junk. Northwood Way, in Ketchum next to Sun Valley Garden Center. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Fossil Days at Hagerman Fossil Beds today and tommorrow.Self guided tours.

Hailey Springfest today and Sunday, sponsored by the Hailey Chamber of Commerce at Roberta McKercher Park.

Mountain High Quilt Show 10-5 and Sun. 10-3 p.m, Blaine County Senior Citizens Center, Hailey.

Argentine Tango Workshop with Brooke Burdett. Today noon-1:30 p.m. Basic Walking Steps, Lead & Follow, Beginning, 1:45-3:15 p.m.; Salidas & Ochos in the crossed systems, intermediate. 3:30-5 p.m.; Turns & Ochos, Beginning. $15 class. Hailey Grange Hall. Details: 788-4929.

New Carey City Hall Auction to raise money for renovations, 11 a.m. Blaine County Fairgrounds, Carey. To donate or volunteer: Vonnie Olsen 823-4330, or Mary Green 823-4685.

Young at Art, an art show and benefit art sale, sponsored by Education Foundation of Blaine County, Blaine County public school students and teachers, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at nexStage Theatre, Ketchum. All proceeds to benefit BCSD. Details: 788-2296.

Art Gallery Walk from 6-9 p.m. at Ketchum art galleries.

Bordertown Challenge Mountain Bike Race round three of the 2001 Wild Rockies Unplugged Series, today and Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at Oasis, Nev. about 26 miles east of Wells off I-80. Details: 208-342-3910.

Fifth District High School Rodeo Finals final performance at Gooding, 7 p.m. Carey and Wood River hands competing.

Argentine Tango Milonga at the Newslink Café, 8-11 p.m. Mucis Dance and libations. $5 cover.


Sunday, May 27

World Religion through the Eyes of 4 Women, at Light on the Mountains Spiritual Center.

Hailey Springfest final day, sponsored by the Hailey Chamber of Commerce based at Roberta McKercher Park.

Mountain High Quilt Show from 10-3 at Blaine County Senior Citizens Center, Hailey.

Argentine Tango Workshop with Brooke Burdett. Today noon-1:30 p.m. Technique & Adornment, Intermediate; 1:45-3:15 p.m. Putting it All Together & Musicality, Beginning; 3:30-5 p.m. Sacadas, Intermediate. $15 class. Hailey Grange Hall. Details: 788-4929.

Sun Valley Mountain Wellness Festival today through Monday, May 28, fourth annual celebration of wellness approaches to living, sponsored by the Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commerce.

National Memorial Day Concert saluting the World War II generation and the 60th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, plus the 10th anniversary of Desert Storm. From 8-9:30 p.m. on public television Ch. 10.


Monday, May 28

Memorial Day is observed today. Banks and post offices closed.

American Legion Post 115 ceremonies at Ketchum Cemetery 11 a.m.

Great Decisions 2001 today through June 7, a CSI class with Tony Mabbatt, Mon.-Thu., $45, St. Thomas Church in Ketchum. Details: 788-2033.

Crisis Hotline Volunteer Training, today through June 18. Eight sessions, 5:30 - 8 p.m. Details: 726-3597.


Tuesday, May 29

WRHS National Honor Society Inductions, 36 Wood River students will join the Phil Homer chapter of the NHS at 10:30 a.m. in the high school auditorium, Hailey. Also, a check presentation for $2,000 to a local charity representing the amount raised by current NHS students at Wood River.

Blaine County Senior Citizens Center Exercise class at 9 a.m. followed by noon meal, hot roast pork sandwich with mashed potatoes and fresh peach pie. 721 Third Ave. S., Hailey, 788-3468. Blood pressure 11:30 a.m.

Middle School Citizenship Awards Program for 6th and 7th-grade students at 7 p.m. in Wood River Middle School gym, Hailey.

Shrine All-Star football game five Wood River High School seniors are members of the North team for the 24th annual North-South All-Star Shrine football game at 7:30 p.m. at Bruin Stadium, Twin Falls. They are Josh Alstrom, Cory Goicoechea, Joey Martinez, Max Paisley and John Reese. Tickets $5 for adults and $4 for students.



Bellevue City Council, 7 p.m. Thu., May 24.

Ketchum P&Z Public hearing, Daggatt app.; River Glen Planned Unit Development; Crist, Greenberg and Dreyer rezone app., Second Ave. Development Bridgeport Condos.; Central Park West subdivide app., McPherson/LIND, LLC app., Design reviews, Findings of Facts, etc. 5:30 p.m. Mon., May 29.

Blaine County Commissioners regular meeting 9 a.m., Reiter app. 1:30 p.m., Peck app. 2:15 p.m. Mon., June 4.

Blaine County P&Z and Hearing Examiner 6:30 p.m. variance app. by Stumph, Mon., June 5.




Once Upon a Storytime at Hailey Public Library. 11-11:45 a.m. Video, crafts for 3-5 year olds.

Breast Feeding Support Group weekly at St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center in Sun Valley, Baldy Conferennce Room #3. Noon. Details: 727-8410.

St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Mid-week Eucharist and healing service. 5:30 p.m.

Figure Drawing at the Oak Tree, $10, 1 - 3 p.m. Bellevue.

Exploring the Self at The Oak Tree, Bellevue. Group discussion of psychic ability and experiences, body perception, meditation, etc. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Details: 578-0303.

Youth Council at Hailey Elementary School grades 3-5. From 3-4:15 p.m. in Room B, Chapter One.

Jazz Dance Workshop 7-8 p.m., $5, with Pat Robertson at the Oak Tree in Bellevue. Details 788-5030.

Bipolar Support Group facilitated by Diane Crist, M.A., meets at 220 River St. E. in Ketchum.

Hike with Animal Shelter Dogs every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting May 16, meet at Adams Gulch.

Conversations with God study group, meets from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Call 725-5575.

Women’s Entrepreneurial Group, 6 p.m. potluck. First Wed. of the month. Details: Wendy Isen. 622-8864.

High Country Swingers Dance Classes at the Grange Hall in Hailey. 7:30 p.m. $3, Details: 788-1967.



Wildflower Walks 9:30 a.m. (May 10, 17, 24 and 31) Stanley Lake Road turnoff. Details: 774-3513.

Storytime with Grandma Dorothy at the Hailey Public Library, 3:30-4:15 p.m. stories, video and crafts for 3-5 year olds.

Men’s Bible Study from 7-8 a.m. at Wilson Bates Appliances in Ketchum. Details: 788-2084.

St. Thomas Episcopal Church Rector’s Bible Study, noon.

De-mystifying Depression 6:30-9 p.m. $180. Jeanne Pudoff (726-4212) and Julie Caldwell (725-2071) six-week workshop at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Ketchum.

Bald Mountain Rugby Football Club practices 5:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley Soccer Field.

Women’s Support Group for relationship and addiction issues 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Details: 788-4191.

The Parent Organization meets the first Thursday of each month, in the Middle School Library. 7 p.m.



Anorexia, Bulimia and Compulsive Overeaters meet at 12 noon at the Sun Club, Ketchum. Details: 726-3165.

Romancing the Bean coffee house for high school students grades 9-12. Open 4 p.m.-12 a.m. Fridays. 719 S. 3rd St., Hailey.



Twin Falls Farmer’s Market 9 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Grocery Outlet/Kmart parking lot. Through October 27.

Stitch Group at Isabel’s Needlepoint knitting and needlepoint, $5, 1-4 p.m., The Galleria, Ketchum.


St. Thomas Episcopal Church Eucharist 8 a.m., Choral Eucharist 9:30 a.m. Adult Class, 11:15 a.m.

Ketchum Christian Fellowship 10:30 a.m. at the Ketchum Information Center meeting room. Pastor David Rubinstein: 788-6133.

Wood River Youth Orchestra Wood River Middle School, Hailey. Use back door. 3:45-5 p.m. Details: 726-4870.

High Touch Jin Shin Acupressure at the Oak Tree in Bellevue. 3-6 p.m. Details: 578-0303.

NAMI Family to Family, free education and support for families with relatives who have mental illness. Light on the Mountain Church in Elkhorn’s old pro shop. Every Sunday for 10 weeks thereafter. 1-3:30 p.m. Details: Nancy 788-4347, Tewa 788-0821.

Group Meditation downstairs at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Sun Valley Rd. Ketchum. 6:30 p.m. Call 788-9798.



Univ. of Idaho Master Gardeners answer questions and diagnose plant problems, 1-4 p.m. Blaine County Extension Office, 117 N. River St., Hailey. 788-5585.

Alanon Meeting 8:30 a.m. Anorexia, Bulimia and Compulsive Overeaters 12 noon, at the Sun Club, Ketchum. Details: 726-3165.

Youth Council at Wood River High School 3:30-5 p.m. in Mr. Payne’s room in science wing. Info: Lea Flocchini at 788-2880 or Julie Caldwell at 725-2071.

Awareness Training at the Bald Mountain Meditation Center. Five sessions. 5:30 p.m. Details: Tom Prtitcher 726-3770.

Speaker’s Forum at the ERC, Ketchum, 12 noon. Every other Monday. Details: Ann Christensen at 726-3668.

Group Meditation downstairs at Oak Tree, Bellevue. 6:30 p.m. Details: 788-9798.

Blaine County Democratic Meeting, 2nd Mon. of every month. Information Center Meeting Room in Ketchum, 7 p.m.



Children’s Story Hours at the Ketchum Community Library with Ann Christensen from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Stitch Group at Isabel’s Needlepoint knitting and needlepoint, $5, 5-7 p.m. The Galleria, Ketchum.

Weight Watchers meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Blaine County Senior Center in Hailey. New members welcome at 6 p.m. Details: 788-1380.

Bald Mountain Rugby Football Club practices Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley Soccer Field.

Committee for Access to Public Lands meets every third Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Power Engineers in Hailey. The public invited. Details, Lloyd Moore 788-3148 or Jeff Beckley 788-2828.

Children First Parent Advocacy Group for children with special needs. Every second Tuesday at 7 p.m., Women’s Resource Center, Hailey. Details: Reggie Swindle 788-3034 or Gwen Smith 726-8016.

Figure Drawing Group at the Oak Tree, Bellevue, 7-9 p.m. $10, bring own materials. Details: 578-0303.

Domestic Violence Women’s Group, sponsored by Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence, with Kathleen Battersby. Call 788-4191 or 788-6070 for directions. Free. 6 p.m.

Advocates Children’s Group for kids 0-12 who have witnessed domestic violence. 6 p.m. New location. 788-4191 or 788-6070 for directions.

National Alliance for Mentally Ill (NAMI) support group for survivors, friends and family. Wood River Middle School faculty lounge. 7 p.m. Tewa 788-0821 or 788-4335 for information.

National Alliance for Mentally presents Hearts and Minds, an award-winning documentary with discussion. Viewing available by calling 788-0821.



Red Cross CPR/First Aid classes, 718 Shoshone St., Twin Falls. Through July. Details: 733-6464.

Community Supported Agriculture offers a share of local organic produce delivered to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden weekly. Details: 726-9358.

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in Idaho. Display in the Hailey Public Library. 788-2036.

Early Start Pre-School and Day Care are now accepting registration for summer and fall programs,. 217 N. River St., Hailey Details: 788-3295.

CSI Continuing Education Classes: Dog Training Mon. and Thu., 6:30 p.m. - 7 :30 p.m., June 4-14. Watercolor class, Sat., May 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. WRHS. Details: 788-2038.



Feldenkrais Method classes Tue., 12-1 p.m. Blaine County Fitness; Wed., 12:15-1:15 p.m. SV Athletic Club; Thu., 12-1 p.m. Sacred Cow and 7:30-8:30 p.m. Blaine County Fitness.

Youth Art Show in the ERC Gallery through May. Leadville Avenue and Sixth Street in Ketchum.

Indoor Playground Church of the Bigwood, Ketchum. Mon. - Thu., 9 a.m. - 12 noon, and 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Children must be accompanied by adult. 726-5123.

Children’s Story Hour at Ketchum’s Community Library. 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays with Ann Christensen and Saturdays with guest readers.

Yoga at the Gateway taught by Ann Anderson, Tue. and Thu. 7:30 - 8:45 p.m., Wed. 9-10:30 a.m., Sat. and Sun. 9:30-11 a.m. Details: 788-7668.

The Study Place for grades K-12. Mon. - Thu. 3-5 p.m. Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Hailey. Free. Details: 788-3547.

Free child wellness clinic St. Charles Church in Hailey. Includes vision, hearing and developmental examinations for children up to five years old. Call 788-4335.

Story Hours at Hailey Public Library at 11 a.m. Wed. and 3:30 p.m. Thu. For details, call 788-2036.

Wood River Bridge on Mon. 6:45 p.m. at Blaine County Senior Center, Hailey. On Wed. at 6:45 p.m. and Thu. at 2:45 p.m. at The Harker Center, Elkhorn at Sun Valley. Team game at the Harker Center on the first Sun. each month at 12:45 p.m. Visitors are welcome.

A. A. Self-Help Meetings Alanon, Cocaine, Co-dependents, Cross-Addiction, Narcotics, Overeaters and Sexaholics in Ketchum, Hailey and Bellevue. Details: Sun Club, 726-7710. Daily. 24-hr. phone: 726-4650.

Super-Supper Dining Room. Free dinners by Wood River Valley religious organizations. St. Charles Church Parish Hall. To help out call Margie Hill at 788-9363. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays and Mondays.

Blaine County Senior Center 721 3rd Ave. S. Hailey, exercise classes, card and indoor walking clubs, weekly blood pressure tests and noon meals on Tue., Wed. and Fri. 788-3468.

Jiu Jitsu classes at the Gateway in Hailey. Fri. 6:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 11:30 a.m., Details: Tony 788-2219.

CSI classes at Blaine County Center, Hailey: Details: 788-2038.



Alliance for Wild Rockies Slideshow, May 30, 7:30 p.m. Clarion Inn, Ketchum. Free to memebers. $5 non.

Super Sitter Seminar, pre-register by May 30. St Lukes WRMC starts June 9, 12:30-4:30 p.m., $15.

Discovering the Continental Divide Trail, May 31 with author Lynna Howard and photographer Leland Howard. Free. 7 p.m. Community Library, Ketchum.

"Prostate Cancer", May 31 brown bag lunch (byol) on current research, treatment and prevention, with Dr. Pat McLaughlin of Ketchum, 12:15-1:15 p.m. in the St. Luke’s WRMC Baldy conference room south of Ketchum. Free.

19th Annual Greek Food Festival, June 1-2, Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 27th & Bannock, in Boise. 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Details: 887-9814.

Weed-Out Day, June 2, hands-on eradication and educational forum on noxious weeds. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Elkhorn. Prizes and foods. Details: 726-4333.

Qu Gong master John Cole, June 1-4, teaching individuals and health practicioners how to cultivate qi (chi), Details: Diane Whiting 788-1731.

Papoose Club annual plant sale, June 9 at Webb Nursery in Ketchum, from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Visison Quest, June 9- 19, 11 days in the Sawtooth Mountauins with Soaring Spirits, Scholarships available. Details:788-6185.

Idaho Recylcers annual conference at Sun Valley, June 11, Public Forum, on Building a Green Future, 7 p.m. at Sun Valley Inn. Details: 208-321-4819.

Live History Day, June 9, Idaho Farm and Ranch Museum, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Junction 1-84 and US highway 93, Jerome.

Wood River Animal Shelter Golf Tournament, June 14 1st annual fund-raising event 1:30 p.m. Elkhorn Golf Course. Scramble format, 30 teams, with prizes, dinner and drinks. Details: Rick Davis 727-7728, Deborah Sievers 622-4786, Brett Barton 622-1639.

Summer reading, June 19, with Hailey Public Library, pre-register for "Reading Road Trip," 1-2 p.m., open to grade 1-6. Runs through July 17. 788-2036.

Sol a Vie, July 6, new saloon grand opening open-house. 6-9 p.m. Washington and First St., Ketchum.

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