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THIS WEEK: NOVEMBER 7 – 12
JACKSON HOLE, WYO –
Sociologist and happiness expert Dr. Christine Carter will speak about ways we can find more joy in our lives and share her skills for living a life, well-lived.
Dr. Christine Carter, 7 p.m. at the Center for the Arts. $20. jhcenterforthearts.com.
THURSDAY 11.7 TO SATURDAY 11.9
Grace of God
A thought-provoking play that explores the nature of belief and raises some fundamental questions about religion. This show is not recommended for children.
Grace, 7:30 p.m. at Intencions. Adults $15, Students/seniors $12. riotactinc.org.
Immigration to Israel
The French film, Aliyah, is the story of a young Jewish man who turns to dealing drugs in Paris to fund his move to Israel and explore his Jewish roots. A film discussion will follow.
Movie Night at the Library, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Teton County Library. Free. tclib.org.
Steal a masterpiece
Find your masterpiece for a ‘steal’ from over 250 pieces of artwork including ceramics, furniture and multimedia work.
The Jackson Hole Art Heist, 6 to 8 p.m. in the Theatre Lobby at the Art Association of Jackson Hole. $5. artassociaion.org.
FRIDAY 11.8 & SATURDAY 11.9
The Laff Staff promises a night of improvised, unrehearsed wackiness. This unscripted and unpredictable show is rated PG-13.
Laff Staff Improv Comedy, 8 to 10 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre at the Center for the Arts. $5. facebook.com/thelaffstaff.
Riveting music, outrageous costumes, athletic dance, inventive props and pure talent transports audiences from their everyday lives to a fantasy world of magical light.
Momix, 7:30 p.m. at the Colonial Theater in Idaho Falls. $40. idahofallsarts.org.
Tour of green digs
Walk through local homes built off-the-grid and resource efficient properties for a first-hand look at sustainable building and construction.
VARD Sustainable Homes Tour, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at various Teton County properties. $10. Pre-register at 208-354-1707.
Great balls of fire
Jackson’s bravest will be serving up cocktails at the benefit for Jackson firefighters. You could win a grass fed buffalo; freezer included!
72nd Annual Fireman’s Ball, 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Heritage Arena. $25/ticket or $40/couple. jhfireassociation.com.
Art of fermentation
Try your hand in making sauerkraut, learn food preservation techniques and find out the nutritional benefits of fermented food.
Fermented foods, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Full Circle Education Center in Victor. $25. Pre-register at 208-346-8639.