The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), in conjunction with the Park City Interfaith Council and the Park City Recreation Department will hold the first annual Park City Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day. The 3.4-mile run is free to the public. People are asked only to bring a donation of two cans of food to benefit the Christian Center of Park City’s Food Pantry. The Park City Turkey Trot will be held Nov. 27 at 8:30 a.m. Registration will open at 8 a.m., or people may preregister by e-mailing the names and ages of participants to firstname.lastname@example.org . The race will start at the Park City LDS Stake Center, 2300 Monitor Drive. An awards ceremony will follow the race. The most needed items at the food pantry are pasta, canned fruit, rice, beans, toilet paper, canned corn and other canned vegetables.
Turkey Brawl Dodgeball
The South Summit Aquatic and Fitness Center will hold the Turkey Brawl Dodgeball Saturday, Nov. 29, at 10 a.m. The tourney follows a round-robin format, followed by a single-elimination-style tournament. This guarantees each team a minimum of six games. Teams may be co-ed, all men or all women. Each team can have up to 12 people on the roster, and 10 people per team can be on the court. Participants must be age 16 or older. The entry fee is $60 per team and the event will be held in the recreation center’s gymnasium. Registration will be held at the center until Nov. 26. For more information, call (435) 783-2423.
The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (TOSH) Physical Therapy Clinic in Park City will host a free lecture on Tuesday, Dec. 2, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The lecture will be given by Dr. Phil Davidson, who practices with the Heiden/ Testa clinic in Park City. Davidson is an orthopedic surgeon who just moved into the area from Tampa, Fla. The lecture topic is new alternatives for treatment of knee pain. Anyone planning to attend should RSVP to the clinic at 647-5955.
Tickets for the 2009 University of Utah home football season went on sale this week. Tickets may be purchased by phone at (801) 581-UTIX, online at http://www.utahutes.com, and in person at the Rice Eccles Stadium ticket office. Season ticket prices start at $99. Early purchase is recommended as demand is at an all-time high. Utah nearly sold out of its season-ticket allotment this fall and five of six home games were sold out.
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