THIS WEEK: APRIL 2 – 8
JACKSON, WYO – WEDNESDAY 4.2
Tierney’s take on the rose
Set your eyes on a new series of work by Mike Tierney inspired by the beauty of the rose and the mountains. Get a Tierney original for under $100.
Tierney Art Show, 7 to 10 p.m. at The Rose Gallery. Free. pinkgartertheatre.com
See celestial skies
Explore the Wyoming skies through Domsonian telescopes with guidance from astronomy educators.
Stargazing at Stilson, 8 to 10 p.m. at Stilson Parking Lot (100 yards behind bus stop building). Free. wyomingstargazing.org.
Chef Mackey Nolan will teach you how to make a variety of popular sushi rolls and show you techniques for rolling sushi. Be prepared to eat what you make.
Handmade sushi class, 6 to 9 p.m. at CWC Jackson. $90. cwc.edu.
The brain game
Join UW nursing students in a discussion about ways to help prevent memory loss and how diet and sleep play a role in keeping the mind sharp.
Brain Health Discussion, 12:45 to 1:20 p.m. at Senior Center. Free. seniorcenterjh.org.
FRIDAY 4.4 & SAT 4.5
Loads of Laffs
The Laff Staff will perform scenes and games completely off the cuff. Expect wacky antics, uncomfortable situations and offbeat humor as you experience improv comedy at its best.
The Laff Staff, 8 p.m. at Center for the Arts. $10. jhcenterforthearts.org.
Big game gurus
Celebrate the achievements of individuals who harvest big game animals.Gather for a feast to promote big game hunting in Wyoming.
WYOGA/JHOGA 2014 Big Game Awards Banquet, 5 to 11 p.m. at Snow King Resort. $50. wyoga.org.
Sculpt a bear
Kelly Vanderveer will lead you through the process of sculpting a clay bear mask and guide you through basic hand-building techniques.
Animal Masks in Clay, 9:30 a.m. to noon at TAC Ceramics Studio. Cost varies.
Wild time at museum
Explore five art exhibitions and view movie screenings including Animal Odd Couples, which delves into some hilarious yet touching cross-species relationships. Free to locals.
First Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at National Museum of Wildlife Art. wildlifeart.org.
Your brain in books
Dr. Martha Stearn discusses books and articles related to the brain. This month’s topic is Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman, PhD.
Hungry Brain Book Club, 6 to 7:15 p.m. in the Eagle Room at St. John’s Medical Center. Free. cognitivehealthjh.org.