Park City Museum's Historic Walking Tours of Main Street. Mon-Friday, 2:00
Explore the architecture and stories of Park City’s unique history during a Park City Museum Historic Main Street Walking Tour-- Monday through Friday through August 31. Weather permitting the tours will leave the Park City Museum at 2:00 pm. Cost is $5 per person. The tour is most appropriate for ages 13 and up. Please arrive at the Museum 15 minutes early, wear comfortable walking shoes, bring water, and wear sun protection. The tour lasts about one hour and fifteen minutes. Groups of more than eight people need to make reservations at least three weeks in advance. For more information, call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next Chapter Book Club, Monday - Aug 14, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Park City Library and the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council hosts a book club for adults. Eat lunch, read books, and share stories with friends at the Park City Library. Contact Kate Mapp for more information email@example.com or 435-615-5602
Paws to Read at Park City Library, 4-5 daily
Daily from August 8-28 from 4-5 pm, the Park City Library invites young readers-in-training (ages 5-12) to improve their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Each 15-minutes session will include a child, parent or guardian, a dog handler and a licensed therapy dog. First come, first served.
Summit County Library's Preschool Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:30 &1:00, August 15
Preschool Kid’s Story Time at the Summit County Library Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 pm. Join Ms. Kirsten for picture books, fingerplay, puppets, dancing and all kinds of crazy reading fun, and a simple craft, too! For 4 and 5 year olds. 1885 W Ute Blvd at Kimball Junction. Check www.summitcountylibrary.org for other children’s programs and events.
You Create Lab, PC Library, Aug 15, 4-5 pm
At the Park City Library, spend an hour in the YouCreate Lab playing and creating with 3D printer pens, bamboo tablets, LittleBits electronics kits, and video recording equipment. What you can make is only limited by your imagination.
Park City Institute presents American Acoustic: Punch Brothers, I'm with Her & Julian Lange, Aug. 15, Deer Valley 7:00
On Tuesday, August 15 at 7 pm at Deer Valley's amphitheatre, Park City Institute presents AMERICAN ACOUSTIC: PUNCH BROTHERS, I'M WITH HER and JULIAN LANGE. Two Nickel Creek alumni and other talented musicians will be together, for an unparalleled jazz-and-bluegrass-infused jam session. Punch Brothers is fronted by Prairie Home Companion host Thile. Tickets at tickets.parkcity.institute or 435-655-3114
Macro-Photography at Park City Library, Aug. 15, 7 pm
On Tuesday, August 15 at 7 pm in Jim Santy Auditorium, the Park City Library will show you how Macro photography can make the smallest things look dynamic. Learn how to take the perfect close-up shot with the YouCreate lab cameras, or your own.
Park City Library Crafternoon, Aug. 16, 4p - 5p
The Park City Library's Crafternoon's are every week on Wednesday's at 4pm. Children of all ages are invited to come and make, then take a fun artsy project every week.
Summit County Kimball Junction Library Toddler Times, Wed., Aug. 16, 10:30 and 11:30
Two Toddler Story Times at the Summit County Library Wednesdays at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Picture books, puppets, dancing, a take home craft and all kinds of early literacy fun with Ms. Kirsten. For 2 and 3 year olds. 1885 W Ute Blvd in the Sheldon Richins building at Kimball Junction. www.summitcountylibrary.org for other children’s programs and events
Computer Club for Beginners. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 1-2pm
Every Wednesday from 1-2 pm Park City Library offers on-going classes for beginning computer users. Learn how to use a computer intuitively from the ground up. We teach you all of the little tips and tricks that make learning any program easy.
Park City Library Music and Movement, Wed. Aug. 16, 11:00,
The Park City Library's Music and Movement program (for toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers) meets weekly on Wednesday's at 11am. Book readings, music, instruments, and dancing are used for this high energy program.
Park City Writing Center, PC Library, 3-5, August 16
Writing is rough, but you don't have to do it alone. The Park City Library's Writing Center can help you brainstorm, plan, and plot; edit, revise, and critique a draft. Take a printed copy of your work and spend 20-30 minutes with a kind, patient, professional writer.
Public Forum on Mental Health & Substance Abuse Strategic Plan, Wed. Aug.16 5:30-7
On Wednesday, August 16 from 5:30-7 pm at the Sheldon Richins Building, the public is invited to attend and give feedback regarding mental health services and substance abuse recovery and prevention. This is one of 3 public meetings to be held by Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance to gather feedback in preparation for presenting its Strategic Directives to County and City councils.
The Egyptian Theatre presents Neil Simon's "Broadway Bound", Aug 16-20, 8-10 pm
Broadway Bound is on its way to the historic Egyptian Theatre, August 16th-20th. Presented by the Neil Simon Festival -the cast of last year's hit 'Brighton Beach Memoirs' returns with the final part of Mr. Simon's autobiographical comedy trilogy. Reduced pricing Wednesday & Thursday! Reserve seating at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371
PC Library Preschool Story Time, Thursdays, 10:00, Aug. 17
Every Thursday at 10 am, the Park City Library hosts a Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds. Children and their caregivers are invited to learn language skills while enjoying stories, songs, crafts and more in this early literacy program.
Kimball Library Baby Rhyme Time, Thursdays 10:30 & 11:30, Aug. 17
Two Baby Rhyme Times this morning at the Summit County Library, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Nursery Rhymes, songs, fingerplay, and all kinds of fun with Ms. Kirsten. For children age 6 months to 2 years and their grown-ups. 1885 W Ute Blvd at Kimball Junction, Check thesummitcountylibrary.org for other children’s events.
Code Club at PC Library, Thursday, Aug. 17, 4-5 pm
Meeting weekly on Thursdays from 4 -5 pm in the story time room, the Park City Library is offering a Code Club for school-aged kids and Teens.
Throwback Thursday presents "Young Frankenstein", Thurs.,Aug 17, 7:00, Jim Santy
On Thursday, August 17 at 7 pm in Jim Santy Auditorium, join Park City Library and Park City Film Series for this week's Free Throwback Thursday Movie: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN. In this comedy, Gene Wilder plays an American grandson of the infamous scientist. He is invited to Transylvania where he takes up his grandfather's search for the process that reanimates a dead body.
Wetland Pond Walk at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, Thurs., Aug. 17, 6:30-8:00
On Thursday, August 17 from 6:30 - 8 pm at Swaner Preserve and Eco Center...take a short wetland walk out to the frog ponds with the staff to learn about how they and the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources are managing the reintroduction of the Columbia Spotted Frog! Meet at the Swaner EcoCenter to carpool to the Preserve entrance. Wear boots or shoes that can get wet and bring a water bottle. Registration is required to attend! $5 or free for members. Call 435-649-1767.
Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter at Patagonia in Park City, Thurs. Aug. 17, 5:30-8:00
On Thursday, August 17 from 5:30-8 pm, join Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter at the Patagonia store in Park City for their Community Enviro Series . There will be activities to learn about the Preserve and trivia with prizes. All proceeds will benefit Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter.
Lego Club at the Park City Library, Fridays 2-3
Every Friday from 2-3 pm, the Park City Library hosts LEGO Club in the Storytime Room. Duplos for smaller friends, IKOS for the master builders, and of course LEGOs for kids and caregivers alike.
KPCW Back Alley Bash, Friday, August 18, 5-9, Free Admission, Food & Drinks available
Cole Sport presents the annual KPCW Back Alley Bash on Friday, August 18th from 5-9pm! Free event with Live music, food, beverages, balloon twister, face painter and more. Food and beverage sales benefit KPCW, your local community radio station. Opportunity Drawing tickets are available that evening or on kpcw.org for your chance to will a seasonal 3-course dinner with appetizers for 8 people, compliments of Savoury Kitchen.
Park City Institute presents "Smashmouth" with "Cracker" & "The Romantics", Fri. Aug 18, 7:00, Deer Valley
On Friday, August 18 at 7 pm at Deer Valley amphitheatre presents SMASH MOUTH. Their just-released a new album, “Magic,” with hits like “All Star,” will get you dancing.This show also features soulful alt-rock band, Cracker and new-wave power-pop artists, The Romantics. Tickets at (435) 655-3114 or tickets.parkcity.institute. ____________________________________________________________________
Mountain Trails Foundation---Mid Mountain Marathon, Sat. Aug.19, 7 am
On Saturday, August 19 at 7 am Mountain Trails Foundation will hold the Mid Mountain Marathon. A new 2017 course begins at Silver Lake/Deer Valley, follows the Mid Mountain Trail for nearly 20-miles, before a long, winding descent down through the Utah Olympic Park and finish at the base of the 120 meter, Olympic Nordic jump. The Mid Mountain Marathon is part of the Triple Trail Challenge. Click through for tickets at mountaintrails.org.
Saturday Morning Nature Walk at the Swaner, 8:30-10:00, Saturday Aug. 19, 8/5/17
On Saturdays from 8:30 to 10 am at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, take a nature walk on the Preserve! You will learn about wetland science, natural plant and animal species, and the history of the Swaner Preserve. Come prepared for outdoor and possible wet conditions. $5 or free for members. To reserve your spot call: 435-649-1767. www.swanerecocenter.org
Reel Community Series: "Bending the Arc" Free, Sat., Aug. 19, 7-9 pm, Jim Santy Aud.
Presented in partnership with The People's Health Clinic, "Bending the Arc" begins thirty years ago when a group of improbable heroes came together on a simple but daring mission to make high quality healthcare available to everyone, even in the world’s poorest countries. They found themselves fighting entrenched diseases, political and bureaucratic machinery, and the charity-industrial complex itself. This dramatic and inspiring story is told through interviews and contemporary footage featuring Dr. Paul Farmer, founder of Partners In Health. Post-film panel discussion.
Swaner's Crafty Kids Sunday, Aug. 20 @ 11a - 1p
Bring your crafty kids to Swaner's Craft Sunday--every Sunday from 11-1 at Swaner Preserve & EcoCenter . All ages are welcome!