July 11, 2008
Saturday night, July 12, will be the First Fire on the Water at Jordanelle State Park. Fireworks will begin after dark, starting down by the marina. Wakeboarding demonstration and live bands will be provided. Please bring food and your boat. The cost will be $25 per car. For more information, call 649-9540.
Shake your green building
The Swaner EcoCenter could be the greenest building in Utah and the technology used for the building will be on display at the Park Silly Sunday Market on lower Main Street on August 24. Volunteers and staff will present sustainable items like bamboo flooring and denim insulation as Swaner will be the featured Sustainable Issue Group at the market. For more information, call the Swaner Nature Preserve at 649-1767.
Are you smarter than an outdoor goods manufacturer?
In an effort to grow their status as a prime spot for outdoor sports, the city of Ogden has announced an outdoor inventor’s contest. The competition promises a reward of $30,000 for any new piece of technology that could impact an outdoor sport. For more information, visit http://www.launchutah.com/concepttocompany.php .