Scene clips for March 6
The Park City Museum, 528 Main St., will host its new volunteer orientation on Thursday, March 7, from 3 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help install and take down traveling exhibits, catalog and process collection items, assist in the Research Library, lead both adult tours and school group programs, and assist as a gallery guide. For more information, call (435) 649-7457 ext. 5102 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Author Event at Expanding Heart: Susan Morrell
Local author Susan Morrell will sign her first book, "The Pleasure of My Company: Finding the Motivation and Courage to Spend Time Alone," at the Expanding Heart, 505 Main St., on Friday, March 8, from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. The event is free. For more information, visit http://www.theexpandingheart.com/events/meet-local-author-susan-morrell
‘Marvel’s Super Heroes’ at the Eccles Center
The Park City Performing Arts Foundation will present "Marvel’s Super Heroes" at the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Blvd., on Saturday, March 9. Showtimes are 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Marvel characters — Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk — team up for a show that charms (and teaches) the kid in each of us. As the mighty heroes do away with the baddies, they also sneak in messages about everything from bullying and drug awareness to reading and Internet safety. Tickets are $15 and $25 and available by visiting http://www.ecclescenter.org . For more information, visit http://ecclescenter.org/upcoming-events/marvels-super-heroes-saturday-march-9-2013/
Park City Film Series: ‘Chasing Ice’
The Park City Film Series will present and encore screening of Jeff Orlowski’s "Chasing Ice," not rated, at the Jim Santy Auditorium at the Park City Library and Education Center, 1255 Park Ave., from Friday, March 8, through Sunday, March 10. The Friday and Saturday screenings will begin at 8 p.m. and Sunday’s screening will start at 6 p.m. Traveling with a team of young adventurers across the brutal Arctic, acclaimed National Geographic photographer James Balog risks his career and his well-being in pursuit of the biggest story facing humanity. The film was nominated for Best Original Song Academy Award. Tickets are $7 for adults, $6 for students and senior citizens. Free tickets are available while they last by visiting https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eNC-NAPqwHzcNKyhljspWHhyNF9I9Y2Lw8IW_SWzy0c/edit?pli=1 . For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com .
Salt Lake Vocal Artists: ‘Global Sounds I’
The Salt Lake Vocal Artists will present its "Global Sounds I" concert at Park City Community Church, 4501 S.R. 224, on Saturday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m. The evening will feature music from Europe, Japan and the United States. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $5 for students. For more information, visit http://www.saltlakechoralartists.com.
Park City Newcomers Club
The Park City Newcomers Club will host it’s monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 13, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Park City Community Church, 4501 N. S.R. 224. Matt Mullin, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kimball Art Center, will address the status of the expansion of the Kimball Art Museum including the design, fund raising and construction. Lunch will follow at Miners Grill, 1300 Snow Creek Drive. For more information please visit http://www.parkcitynewcomers.org
Historian preserves Reed Smoot’s conservation efforts that led to the forming of the National Park Service.