Scene clips Jan. 30-Feb. 2
Ryan Summerlin January 29, 2010
Best of Fest screenings
Sundance Institute presents free screenings of award-winning films following the Festival to locals in Salt Lake, Park City, Sundance Resort, and Ogden. Tickets were distributed earlier this month, but there is a waitlist option. Screenings will take place Monday, Feb. 1, at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. at the Eccles Center in Park City. For more information, visit http://festival.sundance.org/2010/boxoffice/best_of_fest .
The Park City Moms Groups will host the sixth annual Preschool Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Treasure Mountain International School. Representatives from local preschools will be present to distribute information and answer questions from prospective parents. The event is free, open to the public and kids are welcome. For more information, visit www.parkcitymoms.com.
Film screening fundraiser for Tele Tribe
The Park City Film Series and Tele Tribe, Park City’s youth telemark skiing program, will present a special screening of "The Freeheel Life" on Thursday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Park City Library & Education Center. The film features a visual montage of local telemark skiers (including some of the Tele Tribe coaches) as well as local music. Admission is a $5 and all proceeds will benefit the Park City Tele Tribe. The group is open to young telemark skiers ages 8 to 18 of all abilities, and it meets Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. at The Canyons. For more information, visit www.teletribe.com.
Silver Mountain Sports Club & Spa is offering a nutrition workshop covering dietetic alternatives for depression, anxiety, migraines and tension. Nutritional imbalances can create health problems especially when you are overworked, stressed or just feeling the winter blues come find out how nutrition effects homocysteine, serotonin, and many other hormonal and chemical levels in the body. The workshop will be held Monday, Feb. 8, at 11 a.m. at the Kimball Junction location and 1:30 p.m. at the Prospector location. Admission is free for members or included with a day pass to the gym.
Irish dance performances
The award-winning Webber Academy of Irish Dance in Park City is opening its calendar for performance requests for the weeks surrounding St Patrick’s Day. The school practices the traditional form of "Riverdance" or "Lord of the Dance". This competitive school of Irish and Highland dancing is available for performances of at least 30 minutes. School or library performances are free. For more information, go to www.utahirishdance.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org .