Scene clips for Feb. 28
Sam Bush at the Eccles Center
The Park City Institute will present bluegrass great Sam Bush at the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Blvd., on Saturday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. Bush, considered a pioneer of the newgrass revival, captivates his audiences with string-pickin’ virtuosity and Grammy Award-winning vocals. While his music may be rooted in bluegrass, the "King of Telluride" also ventures into jazz, rock, blues, funk and beyond. Tickets range from $20 to $69 and are available by calling 435-655-3114 or by visiting http://www.ecclescenter.org.
Little Naturalists: Story Time at Swaner EcoCenter
The Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr., will host a Little Naturalists story time on Monday, March 2, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Little Naturalists is the perfect program for 3 to 5-year-olds who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment, and other aspects of nature. The books will be "Luck: the Story of a Sandhill Crane" by Jean Craighead George and "Migration" by Robin Nelson. The craft will be a birdfeeder for the migrating birds in the area. For more information, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org.
‘History Speaks’ Lecture: Park City’s History at the Park City Museum
On Wednesday, March 4, The Park City Museum, 528 Main St., will host Sally Elliott, who will present a whirlwind look at a broad overview of major events in Park City’s history and development. The lecture will be held from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. and will include historic photos and stories from Park City’s past. Refreshments will be served. Space is limited, so RSVPs are required. Email email@example.com or call 435-649-7457. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityhistory.org .
Swaner EcoCenter Summer Camp Registration
Registration for Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter’s 2015 Summer Camp season opens March 2. Camps are offered for youth entering Kindergarten through grade 8. Themes focus around outdoor exploration, watersheds, conservation, science, investigation, engineering and leadership. Teens in grades 9 through 12 can apply to serve as teen camp counselors. Swaner also offers full-day camp options this summer for youth in grades 1 through 4. For more information, to register, or apply to be a teen camp counselor, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org . All summer camps offered at Swaner are provided in partnership with Utah State University Extension 4-H. For questions contact Katherine Veeder at Katherine.firstname.lastname@example.org or (435)797-8942 .
Historian preserves Reed Smoot’s conservation efforts that led to the forming of the National Park Service.