Business briefs for Wednesday, Sept. 6 |

Business briefs for Wednesday, Sept. 6

The Park City Chamber-Bureau’s arts and culture tradeshow and mixer will take place on Sept.14 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Silver Lake Lodge. Representatives from all facets of the arts and culture community will be hosting booths to inform people of their events, products, services and opportunities for involvement. Setting the tone of the event will be live entertainment ranging from musical, dance and comedic performances to Sundance film screenings, with free hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks with a cash bar available.

Park City a finalist for municipal award

The National League of Cities announced that Park City is a multiple finalist for the 2006 Awards for Municipal Excellence. The Awards for Municipal Excellence recognize outstanding programs that have significantly contributed to the quality of life in their city. This year, cities and towns from 38 states and Washington, D.C. sent in nominations.

Nominated programs have been judged on the following criteria: successful public-private partnership ventures; productive citizen and community collaborations; effective management of municipal resources (public or private); innovative government policies; project implementation with tangible results; and/or the ability to replicate the project in other cities.

The winners of the 2006 Awards for Municipal Excellence will be announced at the National League of Cities’ Congress of Cities and Exposition in Reno, Nev., Dec. 5-9.

Adult ESL classes now available

The Park City School District Community Education division is offering two adult education courses this fall. Adult English as a Second Language classes will begin on Sept. 6 and will run Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 through June. All levels of instruction are available, and you may register any night at the class. Classes will be held at the Park City Learning Center located at 2400 Kearns Blvd. The Cost is $20 per year.

Also being offered is an adult high school completion program, an ongoing program designed to assist students in earning a high school diploma. Classes began Sept. 5, and you may register at the class at any point in the year. The classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Park City Learning Center at 2400 Kearns. Cost is $35 per year. Call Judy at 435.645.5600 ext. 1447 for more information.

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