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March 5, 2010
Fireside Chat with Aaron David Miller
Aaron David Miller will present and sign his book, "The Much Too Promised Land, America’s Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace," Monday, March 8, at 7 p.m. at Temple Har Shalom. Miller is a Woodrow Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar and served at the Department of State as an adviser to six Secretaries of State, where he helped formulate U.S. policy on the Middle East and the Arab-Israel peace process. This presentation is a prelude to his Gardner Lecture at the University of Utah Middle East Conference. Temple Har Shalom is located at 3700 North Brookside Court off of Highway 224.
Calling all Music Makers
Mountain Town Music is seeking volunteers for its spring fundraiser, "Music Makers," which will be held on April 17. Volunteers are needed to work on the Auction Committee, which will help procure silent auction items from local businesses. The time donation will be a few hours per week for the next month. Volunteers are also needed for the week leading up to the event and the night of the event. To find out how you can help,
email Morgan VerMerris at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (603) 969-9152.
Arts Education Grant Opportunities
The Utah Division of Arts & Museums is accepting applications for Arts Education grants. Schools, school districts, and nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply. The deadline to submit online applications is at 5 p.m. on April 1. Grant categories include
Teacher Initiated Projects, Artist-in-Residence Program, and Arts Education Projects. Matching funds or partnerships are required for the Artist-in-Residence Program and Arts Education Projects. Applicants are encouraged to go to http://www.artsandmuseums.utah.gov and click on "funding" to download specific grant guidelines and requirements. For assistance with the application process, please contact Jean Tokuda Irwin at email@example.com or call (801) 320-9794.