Scene clips for May 18
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.
New Hours for Kamas and Heber Food Banks
Community Action Food Banks in Kamas and Heber have new hours.
The Kamas branch, 30 S. Main, is open Tuesdays from 8 a.m. until noon and Thursdays from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. For more information, call 435-783-4303. The Heber branch, 34 W. 200 South, is open Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and on Thursdays from 8 a.m. until noon. The Community Action Services Food Bank is the second largest food bank in Utah. For more information, call 435-654-2182. To volunteer, donate or rent the facility, call 435-640-7890. For more information, visit http://www.communityactionuc.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 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.
‘Becoming Bulletproof’ Screening
The Park City Film Series, in partnership with the National Ability Center and in association with the ReelAbilities Film Festival, will present a free screening of Michael Barnett’s "Becoming Bulletproof," not rated, at the Park City Library’s Jim Santy Auditorium, 1255 Park Ave., on Thursday, May 19, at 6:30 p.m. "Becoming Bulletproof" documents the making of an original Western film called "Bulletproof" that features actors with and without disabilities who meet every year at Zeno Mountain Farm to write, produce, and star in original short films. For more information, visit http://www.parkcityfilmseries.com.
‘Power of Mindfulness’ Presentation at Park City High School
The Park City School District in partnership with Connect, a non-profit group trying to bring awareness to mental health issues, will present the "Power of Mindfulness" with author Dr. Rebecca Brenner on Tuesday, May 24, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Lecture Hall at the Park City High School, 1750 Kearns Blvd. The presentation will explore the importance of meditation and living in the present as a way to stay mentally healthy. Refreshments will be provided and a copy of Brenner’s book "The Kid’s User Guide to Human Life — An Open Mind" will be given out while supplies last. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit facebook.com/ConnectSummitCounty
Paintings by Cara Jean Means shows the trails and hope of those who deal with anxiety and depression