THIS WEEK: 5.22.13 – 5.28.13

By on May 21, 2013

JACKSON HOLE, WYO -

Thursday 5.23

Dancing on film

Carrie Richer, Kate W. Kosharek and Natalia Duncan are proud to present the film “Wyoming, Born & Raised – Wild and Full of Grit,” featuring dancers from Contemporary Dance Wyoming. The film was shot on location by Derek DiLuzio at the Triangle X Ranch.

Hole Dance Film Premiere, 7 p.m., Thursday, at the JH Historical Society & Museum. Free. 733-2413; jacksonholehistory.org.

Buffalo mixer

The White Buffalo Club is opening their doors from the basement all the way up to the roof for this week’s chamber mixer. Enjoy appetizers and refreshment while mingling with area professionals.

Chamber Mixer, 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday at White Buffalo Club. Free. 733-3316; jacksonholechamber.com.

Pathway to citizenship

Learn how to become a U.S. citizen. Elisabeth Trefonas, Trefonas Law, P.C., will be providing free information on eligibility, procedures, preparation and possibilities of citizenship.

Pathway to Citizenship, 6 p.m., Thursday, at Teton County Library. Free. 733-2164; tclib.org.

Perfect you gardening

The days are warming and it is time to get the garden planted. Join certified nursery professional Al Young for tips on how to plant and grow a better garden this summer.

Tips for Gardeners, 6 p.m., Thursday, at Teton County Rec Center. $12. 739-9025; tetonparksandrec.org.

Best with the lens

The Art Association of JH is pleased to present the second annual JH Photography Competition. Join them for the opening reception featuring this year’s new and exciting photography.

JH Photo Competition opening reception, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, at Art Association Gallery. Free. 733-6397; artassociation.org.

 

Friday 5.24

Migration made easier

The Teton Regional Land Trust has a dilapidated fence in need of removal along both Teton Creek and Teton River. Removal of this fence will allow wildlife to more easily navigate their habitat.

Fence removal, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, meet at the Teton Regional Land Trust office in Driggs. Free. 354-8939; tetonlandtrust.org.

Wine and win

This year’s Rotary Wine Fest will feature more than 400 wines, $5,000 in cash prizes, cases of wine to be raffled off and a great silent auction. All proceeds go to a local scholarship fund for students and teachers.

Rotary WineFest, 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, at the Snow King Sports & Events Center. $30 advance, $40 door. 739-2246; rotarywinefest.org.

 

Saturday 5. 26

Trash to treasure

The annual garage sale at the Senior Center is coming up and they are gladly accepting donations to be dropped off at the center. Proceeds benefit senior center programs.

Senior Center Garage Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, at Senior Center of JH. Free. 733-7300; seniorcenterjh.org.

 

Tuesday 5.28

World of wildflowers

Feast your eyes on wildflowers found in the Maritime Alps along the French-Italian border. Alison Jones and her husband, Dick, spent a week in Mercantour National Park traversing this scenic and steeply mountainous region.

Spring Wildflowers of the Maritime Alps, 6 p.m., Tuesday, at Teton County Library. Free. 733-2164; tclib.org.

 

OLD WEST DAYS

From the parade to the wind and beer fest, Old West Days is filled with non-stop activities to get summer kicked-off in Jackson.

Friday

• 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Fairgrounds: Mountain Man Rendezvous and Trader’s Row.

• 7 p.m. at the Bar J: Old West Days Kickoff.

• 5 to 8 p.m. at Snow King: Jackson Hole Rotary Wine Fest

Saturday

• 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Fairgrounds: Mountain Man Rendezvous and Trader’s Row.

• 10 a.m. on the Town Square: 32nd annual Old West Days Parade.

• 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Town Square: Old Town Entertainment

• 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Town Square: Old West Brewfest

• 6 to 8 p.m. in front of the JH Playhouse: Old West Days street dance.

• 8 p.m. at the Fairgrounds: The Jackson Hole Rodeo.

Sunday

• 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Fairgrounds: Mountain Man Rendezvous and Trader’s Row.

• 10 a.m. on the Town Square: Wyoming Cowboy Church.

• Noon at the JH Historical Society & Museum: Historic downtown walking tour.

Monday

•  9 a.m. at the fairgrounds: Mountain Man Memerial Day Ceremony

• 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Fairgrounds: Mountain Man Rendezvous and Trader’s Row.

• 10 a.m. on the Town Square: American Legion Memorial Service.


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