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THIS WEEK: JANUARY 8 – 14, 2014
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Create your own glass
Learn the basics of safety and the bending of glass under a hot torch while creating your own wearable art.
Try Art – Glass Beads, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Art Association. $10. RSVP: 733-6379. www.artassociation.org.
Darwin does food
Enter the ‘Survival of the Fittest’ food and drink challenge with local chefs and mixologists. Create a print of your favorite insect.
Mix’d Media: Darwin’s Legacy, 6 to 9 p.m., at the National Museum of Wildlife Art. Free for members, $5. wildlifeart.org.
Cycling coast to coast
Join Katie Harris and photographer Camrin Dengel as they share tales and images of their bike adventure across the U.S.
Armchair Adventure: Coast to Coast, 6:30 p.m., at the Teton County/Jackson Rec Center. $3. tetonparksandrec.org.
20th century Falstaff
Go back in time for theatrical flair, captivating costumes, stage antics and imagination from the marvelous ensemble of Verdi’s opera.
The Met Live in HD: Verdi’s Falstaff, 7 p.m., in the Center Theater. $20; $12 students. www.gtmf.org.
Prepare to be dazzled with amazing feats of athleticism from Golden Dragon Acrobats in this technically-innovative world-class show.
Cirque Ziva, 7:30 p.m, in the Hart Auditorium at BYU-Idaho in Rexburg. $16; $8 for BYU-Idaho students. byui.edu.
Catch the action as skiers compete in four-to six-person teams in Jackson’s Adult Racing League under the lights of Snow King Mountain. Fill your belly with tacos from Pica’s.
Pica’s Margarita Cup, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., on Snow King Mountain. Free. jhskiclub.org.
SAT 1.11 to SUN 1.12
A workshop in thought and action for directors, performers and filmmakers.
One Thought, One Action Workshop with Gia Forakis, noon to 6 p.m., in the Black Box Theatre. $100 for two-day workshop. RSVP: 733-3021 or [email protected]
Learn to train your puppy using force-free, reward-based methods, focusing on socializing so your pup can play nicely with other pups.
Puppy Socialization and Skills Class, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., at the Heritage Arena. $75. RSVP: 739-9185; positivetraining.com
Sit back and let the natural and cultural wonders of Bhutan transport you during this armchair adventure featuring slides by Benj Sinclair.
Bhutan Exploration Slideshow, 7 p.m., at Teton Science Schools. Free. 413-4030 or 690-4453 for details.