Scene clips for March 26
World-renowned glass artist Dani Blade will be the highlighted guest of Silver Queen Fine Art, 577 Main Street, and Dancing Hands Gallery, 591 Main Street. The artist receptions will be held Friday, March 25, and Saturday March 26, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Annual Willow Harvest
The Swaner EcoCenter, 258 Center Drive, is seeking volunteers to cut, trim, and transport willow branches along East Canyon Creek on March 26 from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will harvest dormant willows which will be planted later this spring along other streams in need of restoration. For more information or to volunteer, contact Sean at email@example.com or (435) 252-3577
Park City Karate Fundraiser
Park City Karate, in conjunction with its Friendship Karate Tournament, is having a drawing to benefit its Competition Team on March 26 at 11 a.m. Various items and gift certificates are some of the items that will be raffled. Items are on display at the school and can be seen by visiting http://www.parkcitykarate.com/for-our-students/team-fundraiser/
Artist Reception with Thomas Mangelsen
The Mangelsen Images of Nature Gallery, 364 Main Street, will hold a reception with world-renowned wildlife and nature photographer Thomas Mangelsen on March 27. The reception begins at 5 p.m. Mangelsen has traversed the globe capturing landscapes and wildlife with his camera for the past 40 years. His work has appeared in magazines such as National Geographic, Audubon, and Smithsonian. He will be featuring the latest images in his limited-edition collection. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
Sandhill Crane Lecture
Come join local birding expert and author Bill Fenimore to learn about crane behavior and migration. The lecture will be held on Thursday, March 31, at 6 p.m., in the Swaner EcoCenter Theater, 1258 Center Drive, with a book signing to follow. Reservations for this lecture are required. There is an $8 fee for non-members and $4 for members. To RSVP, please contact Swaner at (435) 649-1767 ext. 113 or Savannah@SwanerEcoCenter.org .
Park City is considering adding another legacy project that would mark the community’s role in the 2002 Winter Olympics.