Parenting with Love and Logic Sessions
Certified personal family coach and educator Colleen Oshier will begin a new session of four parenting classes Tuesdays, July 17, 31 and Aug. 7 and 14, at McPolin Elementary School, 2270 Kearns Blvd. from 9:30 a.m. until 11: 30 a.m. The classes, "Parenting with Love and Logic," will help parents deal with arguments and power struggles that occur when raising children. The classes are sponsored by Valley Mental Health and McPolin Elementary School. To RSVP call (435) 575-1206.
Lucinda Williams at Deer Valley
Singer and songwriter Lucinda Williams will play the Snow Park Amphitheater at Deer Valley on Monday, July 16, at 7 p.m. as part of the St. Regis Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series. Pop-folk singer and songwriter Jill Sobule will open the show. Williams has shown herself to be the kind of artist who'll never back down from a challenge, whether collaborating with surprisingly kindred spirits like M. Ward and Flogging Molly or putting her own spin on iconic tunes like Bob Dylan's "Positively 4th Street" and Jimmy Webb's classic "Galveston." Tickets range from $35 to $65 and are available at www.ecclescenter.org/upcoming-events/lucinda-williams-july-16-2012/
"Happy Feet Two" in Spanish at the library
The Summit County Library Kimball Junction Branch, 1885 Ute Blvd., will present a free screeing of "Happy Feet Two" in Spanish on Tuesday, July 17, at 6 p.m. The animated movie about penguins is rated PG. For more information, visit www.thesummitcountylibrary.org .
Bird Lecture at the Swaner EcoCenter
Join Nell Larson, Director of Land and Conservation and Bill Fenimore, bird book author and local birding expert, at the Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr., at Kimball Junction, on Wednesday, July 18, at 6:30 p.m. The two will present a free discussion on the history and restoration of the Swaner Preserve and how this has affected our local and migratory bird population. For more information, visit www.swanerecocenter.org.