Scene clips for May 14
Public Art Project Seeks Nominations
The Summit County Public Art Advisory Board is seeking nominations for its public art exhibit, "Inside Out — Park City," which will celebrate local entrepreneurs including, but not limited to, ranchers, farmers, chefs, musicians, small business owners, inventors, architects and mechanics. Nominations are due by Monday, May 16, and may be submitted online at darkstorefronts.org.
Summit Community Gardens Volunteer Opportunities
Summit Community Gardens, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public about gardens and helping people find places to grow their own food, is seeking volunteers for a variety of jobs including maintenance, kid’s garden crew, compost crew, events crew, demonstration crew, communications crew and more. For more information or to sign up, visit http://www.summitcommunitygardens.org.
Annual Solstice Flute School Accepting Registration
The Annual Solstice Flute School, which will be held June 20 to 23, at the Homestead Resort in Midway, is currently accepting registration. The school will be taught by four of the top Native American flute teachers and recording artists including Suzanne Teng, Arvel Bird, Joe Young and Kalani Das. The theme this year is "Where Passion Meets Purpose." In addition to the classes that are offered to beginner, intermediate and advanced flute players, workshops will focus on the use of the Native American flute and music therapy. The sessions will wrap up with a concert under the stars. For more information or to register, visit http://www.solsticeflutefest.com or call Nancy Haga at 435-513-5999.
Little Naturalist Story Time at the Swaner EcoCenter
The Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr. at Kimball Junction, will host its final Little Naturalist Story Time of the season on Monday, May 16, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. The books will be "Near One Cattail" by Anthony Fredericks and "Growing Frogs" by Vivian French. Participants will discover live tadpoles and frogs on the preserve. Little Naturalist 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 cost is $2 per family. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Natalie at 435-797-8938 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brain Storm Film Festival: ‘On the Edge: Mental Health in Utah’
The Brain Storm Film Festival, presented by Connect, an organization that advocates mental health awareness, will wrap up with a free screening of Nancy Green and Sally Shaum’s KUED documentary "On the Edge: Mental Health in Utah," at the Park City Library’s Jim Santy Auditorium, 1255 Park Ave., on Wednesday, May 18, at 6:30 p.m. A panel discussion titled "How Can We Rewrite the Script About Mental Health?" will follow the screening. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1296073243756113.
Visual artists Richard D. Pick and Kristen Mitchell show their love for landscapes with new Park City Library exhibit.