Scene clips for Oct. 3
Oktoberfest at Shepherd of the Mountains
Shepherd of the Mountain’s annual Oktoberfest fundraiser will be held Saturday, Oct. 3, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the church, 4501 N. S.R. 224. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 to 12. Children ages 0 to 3 will be admitted for free. This year’s event will benefit the People’s Health Clinic, a nonprofit that offers medical care to the underinsured in Summit and Wasatch counties. For more information, visit http://www.shepherdofthemountains.org .
Harvest Fest at the High Star Ranch
Recycle Utah’s sixth annual Harvest Festival will be held at the High Star Ranch, 970 S. R. 32, in Kamas, on Saturday, Oct. 3, starting at noon. The festival highlights Summit and Wasatch county businesses, artisans and nonprofits. The event, which is supported in part by Uinta Headwaters RC&D, a division of the Department of Agriculture that encourages conservation, is free and open to the public but also serves as a fundraiser for Recycle Utah. The day will also feature the grand opening of the DeJoria Center starting at 5 p.m. with free tours and live music by Lash Larue, Badfeather and Andy Frasco & the UN. Free transportation to the evening event between Kamas and Park City will be provided from 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Shuttles will leave from The Yard on Kearns Boulevard in Park City. For more information, visit http://www.recycleutah.org .
Send Me! Kingdom Impact Conference
Mountain Life Church, 7375 N Silver Creek Rd., will host the Send Me! Kingdom Impact Conference on Saturday, Oct. 3. Registration and continental breakfast will start at 8 a.m. and the conference will start at 8:30 a.m. Registration is $5 in advance and $20 at the door. Lunch and continental breakfast included with registration. Register by visiting http://www.mountainlife.org /sendme. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Little Naturalist: Story Time at the Swaner EcoCenter
Little Naturalist story time will be held the first and third Mondays of the month at the Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr. at Kimball Junction, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. The program is designed for ages 3 to 5 who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment and other aspects of nature. On Oct. 5, the stories will be "This Tree Counts" by Alison Formento and "Just a Dream" by Chris Van Allsburg. The craft wll be a fingerprint silhouette. For more information, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org.
Park City Culinary Institute Offers Hors d’Oeuvres
The Park City Culinary Institute, 7720 Royal St. East at the Deer Valley Club, will offer some delicious bites created by the graduating class on Friday, Oct. 9, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Home cooks and professionals who have studied under Park City’s top chefs for the past two months will serve hors d’oeuvres and a specialty cocktail they created. The event is free, except for alcohol, and open to the public. RSVP at 435-659-5075 or by emailing email@example.com .
Utah’s Poet Laureate Paisley Rekdal will perform her book-length work ‘West: A Translation’ Thursday at the Kimball Art Center