Packet pick-ups begins at 7:00 a.m. and race will begin at 7:30 a.m. Northeast corner of City Park (100 East Center). Boys and Girls 12 & under. You must have pre-registered to participate. NO DAY OF RACE REGISTRATIONS!!
The Utah Arts & Museums announces "Devotees and Their Shrines - 2014," July 18-Sept. 12, 2014. This exhibition marks the 100-year anniversary of the publishing of Alice Merrill Horne's treatise on the arts in Utah titled "Devotees and Their Shrines." The exhibit consists of works from the State Fine Art Collection (also known as the Alice Art Collection) including some of the works Ms. Horne writes of in her book.
Utah Arts & Museums announces the opening of the exhibition "Spaces: Jarvis, Rice and Vincent." July 18-Aug. 22, 2014. An artist reception will be held July 18, 6-9 p.m.
The Finch Lane Gallery will celebrat artists who have exhibited in its space over the past 30 years with the exhibition titled "30 Years at Finch Lane Galleries: A Retrospective," June 27-Aug. 8, 2014. An opening reception will be held June 27, 6-8 p.m.
In the spring of 2014, Granger High art students collaborated to create a 29-panel contemporary painting reflecting their impressions of how literacy in different fields of study is supported and at the same time challenged by new technologies and popular culture. The exhibit will run July 8-Aug. 27, 2014. There will be an opening reception, July 10, 6-8 p.m.
P. Kent Fairbanks will present his "The Living Machine," exhibit, July 18-Aug. 8, 2014. There will be an opening reception, July 18, 6-9 p.m.
Help United Way of Salt Lake "Stuff the Bus" with school supplies for 8,500 low-income children served through neighborhood centers and community schools. Volunteers are needed to conduct school supply drives throughout their community. For more information and to register to conduct a supply drive visit uw.org/stb. Contact Amy Worthington at 801-746-2566. Volunteers are needed until Aug. 31, 2014.
Utah's Pioneer Days at West Jordan includes vendors, games, Dutch oven cook-off, bouncy houses, dunk tank, climbing wall, human hamster balls, pony rides, petting zoo, softball tournament, iron man contest, tug of war, and three-legged races. Guests can participate in authentic pioneer games such as greased pig chase, mutton bustin', blacksmith activities, sack races, flour snowball fights, bumper balls and much much more. The Osmond Youth Pioneer Pageant will be presented each evening. Visit www.utahpioneerdays.com for information, tickets.
Turn Salt Lake City into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Start when you want and play at your pace. Save 20%. Only $39.20 for a team of 2-5 people after Promotion Code: SPINGO. Sign up online at www.UrbanAdventureQuest.com. From $9.00 per person after Promotion code
Take a stroll and down Birdhouse Trail at the Ogden Nature Center to view 66 new birdhouses along with 70 plus birdhouses that are all part of the Ogden Nature Center's annual Birdhouse Exhibit, on display April 19-Aug. 30, 2014.
Got Kids? Worried about the Summer? WE CAN HELP! DF Dance Studio is offering 10 <a title="kids summer dance camps utah" href="http://www.dfdancestudio.com/summer-kids-camps.html">summer dance camps</a> June 9th - August 22nd Ages 6 - 13, 9am - 5pm (other time options available) Hip Hop - Break Dancing - Ballroom - Salsa - Arts & Crafts - Wii tournaments & Weekly showcase for the parents! Cost: $8/hr Themes: Star Wars, You got served, America's Best Dance Crew, Super Hero, Wild West..etc Pre-Register on the website: http://www.dfdancestudio.com/summer-kids-camps.html
The Rio and Alice galleries are accepting proposals for visual art exhibitions in 2015. Applications open July 7, 2014, with a deadline of Sept. 1, 2014. To submit a proposal for exhibition, visit visualartsutah.org and download guidelines in the Galleries section.