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December 2, 2011
Kick off the holidays with Party Rangers Holiday Skate Night on Friday, Dec. 2, from 7:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. at the Park City Ice Arena, 600 Gillmor Way at Quinns Junction. The party is open to ages 14 to 21. An entry fee of $5 includes skate rental, photos with Santa and hot chocolate. Donut sales and $1 from each entry fee will go to support Hope Alliance’s Haitian Orphanage to bring them a better Christmas this year. For more information, visit http://www.pcteen.org
Silly Market to Host Holiday Bazaar
The Silly Holiday Bazaar – How Bizarre? will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, until Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Park City High School gyms, 1750 Kearns Blvd., from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. The bazaar will feature live acoustic music, pictures with Silly Santa and vendors selling jewelry, clothing, foods, and accessories. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Park city High School sports and clubs. For more information, visit http://www.parksillysundaymarket.com
Self-guided Tours at the Swaner Eco Center
Swaner’s self-guided interpretive nature trail will be accessible Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., with extended hours during the holidays. Admission to this trail is free. Snowshoe rentals are available at the Swaner EcoCenter, $10 for non-members and $5 for members. In addition, Swaner will offer weekly guided snowshoe tours on the Preserve Thursdays 9:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. For more information, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org
"Race to Nowhere" Film Screening
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A special screening of Vicki Abeles’ "Race to Nowhere" will be held in the Jim Santy Auditorium of the Park City Library and Education Center, 1255 Park Ave., on Thursday, Dec. 1. The screening begins at 6 p.m. "Race to Nowhere" is a documentary that peels back the skin of the United States public school system to unveil rampant cheating, depression and stress-related illnesses. Tickets are $10 and available online at rtnparkcity.eventbrite.com. For more information, visit http://www.racetonowhere.com.
Audubon Christmas Bird Count
Local birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to participate in the 112th annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count Saturday, Dec. 17, at 8 a.m at the Wasatch Mountain State Park Visitor Center in Heber. Beginner, intermediate, and expert birders are welcome to participate. Cost is $5 per person and free for ages 18 and younger. For more information or to register, contact Wasatch Mountain State Park Naturalist Kathy Donnell at (435) 654-1791 or firstname.lastname@example.org . More information is also available at http://www.audubon.org/bird/cbc .