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February 16, 2016
TED2016 Live Stream
The Park City Institute will host a live-stream session from TED2016 at the Eccles Center, 1750 Kearns Blvd., on Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Presenters will include: Al Gore, Andrew Youn, Jennifer Kahn, Rhiannon Giddens, Dan Gross and Michael Murphy. Coffee and hot chocolate will be served in the lobby prior to the TED live stream; and the event will be followed with conversation, pizza and soft drinks. The Lobby opens at 4:30 p.m.. Call 435 655-3114 for more information.
‘Improv at the Library’ with the Not PC Players
The Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., will present "Improv at the Library" with the Not PC Players on Wednesday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m. The event is free and is designed for an adult audience. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org .
Park City Film Series: ‘Taxi’
The Park City Film Series will screen Jafa Panahi’s "Taxi," not rated, at the Jim Santy Auditorium of the Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., from Friday, Feb. 19, to Sunday, Feb. 21. Friday and Saturday screenings will begin at 8 p.m. and Sunday’s screening will begin at 6 p.m. Winner of the Golden Bear Award at the Berlin Film Festival, "Taxi" is a thought provoking docudrama from acclaimed director Jafar Panahi. Panahi was banned from making movies by the Iranian government so in this film he poses as a taxi driver and makes a movie about social challenges in Iran. This is a revealing, eye-opening look at the humanity of people we think of as enemies. Tickets are $8 for general admission and $7 for students and senior citizens. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com .
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Spring Concerts at Canyons Village: Patwa Reggae Band
Canyons Village will continue its Spring Concert Series with the Patwa Reggae Band at the Canyons Village Stage on Saturday, Feb. 20, at 3 p.m. Park City’s Patwa Reggae Band brings a classic and authentic sound to the local music scene. With members from the United States, England and Jamaica, the group’s cultural collaboration results in an original blend of talent in a timeless genre. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitymountain.com .
The Story of You at Mountain Life Church
Mountain Life Church, 7375 N. Silver Creek Rd., continues its weekly Story of You series on Sundays at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. The series helps participants understand more of what is really going on in their life stories. This week’s topic is "Why Does It Have to Hurt?" The events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit mountainlife.org/media/sunday-messages/storyofyou.
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