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THIS WEEK January 29 – February 4, 2014
JACKSON, WYO – WEDNESDAY 1.29
Wine for water
Enjoy an evening of award-winning wines accompanied by a selection of Warbirds’ appetizers. The silent auction will offer wines at prices that fit all budgets in support of Friends of the Teton River.
6th Annual Wine for Water Wine Tasting & Auction, 5 p.m. at Warbirds, $30. tetonwater.org.
Adventure and awareness
Spend an evening with volunteers of the Global Village program as they share photos and stories of cultural exchange, social awareness and their efforts to provide shelter for recipient families.
Armchair Adventure, 6:30 p.m. at the Rec Center. $3. tetonparksandrec.org.
South Pole race exhibit
The exhibition chronicles the 100-year-old journey of two teams in their quest to be the first to reach the South Pole.
Race to the End of the Earth Exhibition, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Museum of Idaho in Idaho Falls. Price varies. museumofidaho.org.
Who let the dogs out?
Mushers leave the Jackson starting gate in a race that will span eight stage stops, four states, and nearly 350 miles. Festivities include a Storm Show video, giveaways and hot cocoa.
IPSSSDR, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the Town Square. Free. wyomingstagestop.org.
Coaster as canvas
Tom Woodhouse created thousands of coasters as a unique small artform, and many of his pieces can be found throughout the valley. Join Woodhouse and apply your vision to the small canvas.
Woodhouse Coaster Night, 7 to 9 p.m. at The Rose. Free. pinkgartertheatre.com.
Tweens groove on
Local high school DJs, Wade Dudley and Ian Rubrecht, will spin tunes for local 5th/6th graders. Snacks will be provided and parents and staff will be there to supervise the tween dance.
Community Dance, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Journeys School. Free. journeyschool.org.
Sacred circle dances
Celebrate the multi-day Festival of Light with simple, joyous circle dances using sacred phrases and movements from all the wisdom traditions.
Dances of Universal Peace, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Padma Mountain Studio. Free. Onenessjacksonhole.com.
Catch the Seahawks and Broncos as they vie for the Superbowl title while you enjoy wings and drink specials. You could win a Fireball guitar, a Jack Daniels Adirondack Chair and much more.
Super Swag Super Bowl, 4 p.m. at Eleanor’s. Free. eleanorsagain.com.
A First Sunday festival
Join us for this special ‘First Sunday,’ complete with Native American drumming, yoga, Tai Chi and Qigong, music and a sunset ceremony.
First Sundays: The Festival of Light, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the National Museum of Wildlife Art. Free to locals. wildlifeart.org.