PSA EVENTS

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The Park City Soccer Club Hosts Tryouts, through June 1
The Park City Soccer Club is hosting tryouts through June 1 at Trailside Park for girls and boys ages 7-18 interested in playing competitive club soccer during the 2018-19 program year. Affiliated with Utah Youth Soccer Association, The program year runs June through May, with league play scheduled throughout the fall and spring months. High school age athletes play an abbreviated annual schedule. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For more information and a detailed tryout schedule based on age group, visit www.parkcitysoccer.org or call Coaching Director, Eli Ulvi, at 907.748.5075.

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Midway's Memorial Hill Photo Contest, Submissions due by May 31

Pure Midway and the Midway Historical Society invite you to take a trip up Memorial Hill to take in and photograph the pristine views and tell us what Midway means to you. Memorial Hill is the perfect place to get a panoramic look at the spectacular valley as well as contemplate those who have served and gone before. Submit your photos and captions to the Pure Midway Facebook Page or website at PureMidway.org. Prizes will be awarded for best photo, best caption and best overall.

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CONNECT presents the award-winning documentary"Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405"

Thursday, May 24, 6:30-8:30, Jim Santy Auditorium, Free.
This film is a portrait of a brilliant 56 year old artist who is represented by one of Los Angeles’ top galleries. Her body of raw, emotional work reveals a lifetime of extreme depression and anxiety. Mindy Alper has suffered through electroshock therapy, multiple commitments to mental institutions, and a 10-year period without speech.  The post-film panel discussion will include Q&A with psychiatrist Dr. Melissa Lopez-Larson and Ida Yoked (Expressive Therapies Utah).
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Kimball Junction Library Offers Early Literacy Fun on Thursdays: 

Baby Rhyme Time, Thursdays 10:30 a.m.

Children age 6 months to 2 years and their grown-ups are invited to join Ms. Kirsten for nursery rhymes, seasonal songs, finger plays, and all kinds of early literacy fun. Thursdays from 10:30 to 11 a.m. 

Busy Bee Toddler Time, Thursdays 11:30 a.m.

Join Ms. Kirsten for seasonal songs, finger plays and all kinds of library fun just right for busy 2 and 3 year olds. Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. to Noon.

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Park City Library Literacy Fun on Thursdays includes

Preschool Story time, Thursdays 10 a.m.

On Thursdays from 10 to 11 a.m. at Park City Library, help your preschooler get ready to read! This fun, interactive, early literacy program includes stories, songs and crafts designed for children from 3- to 6-years-old. 

Toddler Time, Thursdays 11 a.m.

On Thursdays from 11 a.m. to Noon at the Park City Library, toddlers from 18-months to 3-year-old will enjoy this fun and engaging program with books, music, and movement while exploring letters and sounds.

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Peace House offers "Seeking Strength Through Safety" Free Support Group, Thursdays, May 24-Aug. 9, 12:00-1:00
Seeking Strength Through Safety is a model to help people attain safety from trauma and/or substance abuse. This free drop-in class covers topics that teach safe PTSD and Substance Use coping. For more information and to register, Contact Jorden at (435)776-5769, or at jorden@peacehouse.org
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Dumpster Days at Recycle Utah, May 24-26, 9-4:00
Save yourself a trip to the landfill and take advantage of Dumpster Days! Two large bins will be placed on Woodbine Way for garbage and yard waste. Residential waste only! Recycle Utah requests that patrons only use the dumpsters during designated drop-off hours, 9-4. Volunteers will be available to assist you. No overnight dumping. The following items are not accepted during Dumpster Days: mattresses, tires, refrigerators and hazardous materials.
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MineCraft Club at Park City Library, Thursdays, 4 p.m.

  • Every Thursday from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Park City Library, kids can learn problem-solving skills through MineCraft, the video game of the decade. Even better, kids can craft their social skills by working together on projects and challenges.

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Evening Story Time at Kimball Junction Library, Thursday, May 24,  5 p.m.

The whole family is invited to join Ms. Kirsten on Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m. for picture books, finger plays, puppets, dancing, and all kinds of library story time fun!
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Free Logo Club, Fridays, 2 p.m.

On Fridays from 2-3 pm, build with the Park City Library! There are Duplos for younger builders, IKOS for master builders, and LEGOs for kids and caregivers alike. Architects may return to work on their creations week after week. On the last Friday of every month,  littleBits are added to the fun.
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The Egyptian Theatre presents "The Full Monty, May 24-June 3. 

The Full Monty hits the Egyptian Theatre stage May 24th - June 3rd. Based on the cult hit movie, six men set out to make some quick cash showing off their "real man" bodies by becoming a team of male strippers. Presented by the Ziegfeld Theatre. Reduced pricing on Thursdays. Recommended for ages 16 and up. Contains mature subject matter and language. For times, more into and to reserve tickets, go to www.ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371.
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Park City Film Series presents "Isle of Dogs", Fri & Sat, May 25-26 8:00 and Sun., May 27, 6:00.

Park City Film Series presents the animated film, Isle of Dogs, May 25 through 27th. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump, 12 year old Atari [Ah-TAR-ee] flies to Trash Island in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. Nuzzles and Co will be at each screening with adoptable dogs and puppies.
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Saturday Morning Nature Walk at Swaner, 8:30-10

Explore the Swaner Preserve wetlands with a guide! You'll learn about wetlands, native plant and animal species, and the history of the Swaner Preserve. $10 per person | $5 for locals| Free for Members
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Climbing Wall at Swaner' EcoCenter, Sat. & Sun. May 26 & 27, 1-3 pm

Climb through the EcoSystem from the bedrock all the way to the uplands. The Swaner indoor climbing wall is fun for all ages. The harness is supplied but climbers should wear shoes with covered toes.

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Swaner's Craft Sunday, each Sunday

Take your crafty kids to Swaner's Craft Sunday to create a nature-themed craft every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All ages are welcome! Free!
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Memorial Hill Matters--Midway Memorial Day Activities, Monday, May 28, , 9-2

On Monday, May 28 at 1 pm at High Valley Arts Outdoor Theatre, (400 East 200 South, Midway) Wasatch Community Foundation presents a patriotic concert featuring ONE VOICE CHILDREN'S CHOIR. Preceding the concert is a 5K and Fun Run at 10 am and a motorcycle ride with Stan Ellsworth. To register for the run or the ride and for more information, visit www. memorial hill matters.org.

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Little Naturalist, Monday, May 28, 10:00 am, Swaner EcoCenter

On Monday, May 21, 10 am, Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter hosts their Little Naturalist program for 3 to 5 year olds who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment, and exploring nature. Read a nature-themed book, explore the natural world, and complete a craft.  One caregiver must accompany children. Please be dressed to adventure outdoors! 
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Tree Planting with Park City Municipal at Richards Ranch, Tues., May 29, 3-5 
Help Park City be more green on Tuesday, May 29th from 3-5 pm at Richards Ranch. Meet at the intersection of Prospector & Payday Drives. Bring your gloves and shovels and any other tools you’d like to use. Exxcitement is high for this planting because "Cocoons" will be used as a test. The Cocoons should help the seedlings through the first year, and will also help drive more carbon into the soil.  For more info, call Celia at 435-287-5624
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After Work Tree Planting with PC Municipal at McCleod Creek Trailhead, May 29, 5-7
 Another opportunity to green up Park City is May 29th Time: 5-7 pm at the McCleod Creek; trailhead on the east side of 224 at the parking lot on Meadows Drive.  Bring your gloves and shovels and any other tools you’d like to use. Excitement is high for this planting because "Cocoons" will be used as a test. The Cocoons should help the seedlings through the first year, and will also help drive more carbon into the soil.  For more info, call Celia at 435-287-5624
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Kimball Junction Library presents:  Preschool Storytime, May 29, 10:30 a.m. or 1 p.m.

Join Ms.Kiersten on Tuesdays, at 10:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. for picture books, finger plays, puppets, dancing, and all kinds of crazy library fun. And a simple craft, too. For 4- and 5-year-olds.

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Park City Library:  Paws to Read, Tuesday, May 29, 4 p.m.

Every Tuesday, Park City Library invites readers-in-training (ages 5 to 12) to 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.
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Park City Library:  Baby & Me Wednesday, May 30,  10 a.m.

On Wednesdays from 10 to 11 a.m  at the Park City Library, you can delight and stimulate your baby’s senses with short books, music, and more. Join the Park City Library for an interactive baby lapsit, which is designed for children from birth to 18 months. Older siblings and children are always welcome.

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The Park City Library:  Music & Movement, Wednesday, May 30, 11 a.m.

The Park City Library's Music and Movement program (for toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers) meets weekly on Wednesday's at 11 a.m. Book readings, music, instruments, and dancing are used for this high energy program
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Crafternoons at Park City Library, Wednesdays, 4 p.m.

On Wednesdays from 4-5 pm come to Park City Library for an afternoon solely devoted to the joys of crafting. Make, then take, your artsy and fun project every week!
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CONNECT presents "Dying to Be Thin", Wed., May 30, 6:30-8:30, Jim Santy Auditorium
This sobering but ultimately hopeful documentary from NOVA examines the prevalence of eating disorders, particularly anorexia and bulimia. Discover how leading eating disorder specialists are making dramatic advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these devastating conditions that affect millions of people. Narrated by Susan Sarandon.  A panel discussion of local experts will follow the film including discussion of a new disorder – orthorexia (eating ultra-healthy to the point of obsession).
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Peace House offers "Seeking Strength Through Safety" Free Support Group, Thursdays, through-Aug. 9, 12:00-1:00
Seeking Strength Through Safety is a model to help people attain safety from trauma and/or substance abuse. This free drop-in class covers topics that teach safe PTSD and Substance Use coping. For more information and to register, Contact Jorden at (435)776-5769, or at jorden@peacehouse.org
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70 Years of Healthy Minds: Current Research on Brain and Behavioral Health by the U of U Department of Psychiatry, Thurs., May 31, 6:30-8:30, Kimball Branch of the Summit County Library
This CONNECT presentation presents research based information on drug use, brain changes in various mental health disorders, concussion effects, and genealogical data on suicide.
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Town Hall Meeting on Gun Violence, Thursday, May 31, 5:30-7:30, Kimball Library

Park City High School students are hosting a Town Hall on on Gun Violence Prevention on May 31 from 5:30-7:30 at the Kimball Junction Library.  The panel will consist of candidates for State office: Meaghan Miller,  D running for UT House 54; Logan Wilde, R, UT House 53; Cathy Callow-Heusser, R 1st District US House; Christie Hurd-McEnerny for Dr. Eileen Gallagher, D, Senate District 26, and via Skype, Chris Neville,D, House District 53.  Introductions by the panelists will be followed by Q and A.
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Next Chapter Book Club, Monday June 5, noon, PC Library

Next Chapter is a book club for adults with developmental disabilities. Eat lunch, read books, and share stories with friends at the Park City Library.  Contact Kate Mapp for more information kate.mapp@parkcity.org or 435-615-5602.