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Scene clips for Oct. 21

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Teen Guest Author at the Summit County Library

The Summit County Library Kimball Junction Branch, 1185 W. Ute Blvd., will welcome young adult author Makenzi Lee on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. She will share her creepy new book "This Monstrous Thing," a cyborg science fiction retelling of Mary Shelley’s "Frankenstein." The event is free. For more information, visit http://www.thesummitcountylibrary.org.

Choral Workshops with Dr. Jonathan Griffith

Dr. Jonathan Griffith, who has led performances across North America, Europe and Asia, will host two choral workshop at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 4595 Silver Springs Dr., on Saturday, Oct. 24. The first workshop, Basics of Vocal Technique, will be from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. The second will be Basics of Sight Reading and Ear Training from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. Griffith is co-founder and artistic director of Distinguished Concerts International New York, which has brought together, under Griffith’s artistic leadership, thousands of musicians and choral singers in concert at prestigious venues across the United States, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Disney Hall. Registration is $20. For more information, visit http://www.utahconservatory.com.

Marriage Seminar at the Christian Center of Park City

The Christian Center of Park City, 1283 Deer Valley Dr., will host a marriage seminar on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Dr. Rob Harter, the Christian Center of Park City executive director, and his wife Leah will lead the session. The cost is $40 per person and will include dinner. Register online by visiting: http://www.ccofpc.org/counseling-services . For more information, call 303-649-2260.

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Jans Winter Welcome

The 35th Jans Winter Welcome, a black-tie affair and fundraiser for the Youth Sports Alliance, will be held at the Stein Eriksen Lodge on Saturday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. This long-running Park City tradition celebrates the beginning of winter, while raising funds to support local athletes, local teams and local programs. The event will feature great food, exciting auction items and a "bucket list" opportunity drawing. Tickets for the event can be purchased through the Youth Sports Alliance website, ysaparkcity.org or through a YSA affiliate team. For more information, contact Christy Dias at 435-214-0792 or via email at events@ysaparkcity.org.

Best Book Club at the Park City Library

The Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., will host a free session called the Best Book Club on Monday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Participants will learn how to avoid common book-club pitfalls, how to keep the conversation going, and how to pick out a great book everyone will love. Coffee and donuts will be served. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitylibrary.org.