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- THE BUZZ: Homestead Act II
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- THE BUZZ: The Beautiful struggle
- CREATIVE PEAKS: Time and spaces
- MUSIC BOX: Finest tunes
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THIS WEEK: 9.11 – 9.17
JACKSON HOLE, WYO –
Gallery art walk
Get a taste of the local art scene while strolling through 30 or more galleries at tonight’s community inspired event.
FAF Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday. See gallery map on Chamber of Commerce website for details. jacksonholechamber.com.
Trio hosts opening
Celebrate the Yellowstone ecosystem at this exhibition featuring the work of Bill Sawczuck, Kathryn Mapes Turner and Jennifer L. Hoffman.
In our Valley opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, at Trio Fine Art. Free. triofineart.com.
THUR – FRI 9.12 – 9.13
Wild western visions
Artists and patrons have an opportunity to view art, place bids and mingle before winning bidders are drawn on Friday.
Artist Party 6:30 p.m., Thursday $150; Show & Sale, Doors open at 3:30 p.m., Friday. $100. National Museum of Wildlife Art. westernvisions.org.
Enjoy good music, food and beverages at this artists reception where you can create your very own “good luck talisman.”
Friday the 13th Party and Reception, 6:30 p.m., Friday, at The City Gallery in Driggs. 208-354-4278.
Head to String Lake to watch this week’s “Artist in the Environment,” painter Fred Kingwill dive into his creative process.
Artist in the Environment, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, at String Lake in Grand Teton National Park. grandtetonpark.org.
The high standard of work at this annual auction has made it one of the premier western art events in the nation.
Jackson Hole Art Auction, 12 p.m., Saturday, at the Center for the Arts. jacksonholeartauction.com.
Write in the woods
Grab a pen and join local writers at this free workshop, offering the chance to improve your writing skills in the great outdoors.
Writers in the Environment, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, at the Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center. Free. 739-3300.
A fond farewell
Kick off the closing day of the Fall Arts Festival by attending this gallery walk. Highlights include a brunch and zesty Bloody Marys.
Art Brunch Gallery Walk, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday. See gallery map on Chamber website for details. jacksonholechamber.com.
Having trouble taming a furry, four-legged friend? Dog Jax teams up with Central Wyoming College in Jackson to help ease you into life as a new dog owner during this five-week class.
Puppies 101, 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesdays, at CWC Jackson. $125. 733-7425; jackson.cwc.edu.