Friday October 28th, 2016 - 9:00 am (16 total times)
Una Mano Amiga and The Utah Cultural Celebration Center will present the annual Day of the Dead altar display and community gathering, a folk art exhibit and event recognizing this significant and expressive Mexican holiday. The Day of the Dead Celebration will be Oct. 29, 12-6 p.m. Visit culturalcelebration.org/day-of-the-dead.html for information.
Friday October 28th, 2016 - 7:00 pm (3 total times)
This is a free haunted house created by Steve and Meli Derricott and lots of helpers. It is located at 3855 S. Rosemary St. (5425 W) in West Valley City, Utah. Less-scary line for the kids and hot chocolate at the end. One of the funnest, scariest events for Halloween. Visit facebook.com/darkrealmutah for information.
Friday October 28th, 2016 - 7:30 pm (25 total times)
Hale Centre Theatre will present the musical Sister Act, Oct. 12-Dec. 3, 2016. For ticket information call 801-984-9000, visit www.hct.org, or visit the box office in West Valley City.
Saturday November 5th, 2016 - 1:00 pm (4 total times)
November is National Novel Writing Month! Join us for this fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing. We'll explore techniques for writing 50,000 words in 30 days and attempt to end the month with a finished product. Don’t worry about mistakes; that’s part of the process. Coaching sessions will also be available during the week. Visit bit.ly/2cXvmGX to register.
Wednesday November 9th, 2016 - 6:00 pm
Join the SLCC Community Writing Center for a free workshop where we’ll create digital stories relating to disability and accessibility. The workshop will explore the creation of short 3-act stories as well as the use of digital tools such as iMovie to tell a compelling story. Participants will create a short movie that contributes to the conversation on accessibility and living with disability. Bring some images and ideas to use while telling your story.
Tuesday November 15th, 2016 - 6:00 pm
Bestselling author Jeff Kinney will read from his "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down Tour." This is a ticketed event. The purchase of book includes two general admission tickets to the event. Book(s) and tickets will be at WILL CALL at Kennedy Jr. High. Visit kingsenglish.com/event/jeff-kinney-diary-wimpy-kid-double-down-book-11 for information.
Tuesday November 15th, 2016 - 7:00 pm
The world's largest annual Christian music tour, Winter Jam Tour Spectacular is set to return Nov. 15, 2016, with GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriters Matthew West and Crowder leading an all-star lineup. In addition, the Pre-Jam Party is slated to showcase OBB, Sarah Reeves and Steven Malcolm. Visit maverikcenter.com for information. No tickets required. $10 at the door.
Monday November 28th, 2016 - 7:00 pm
Seven-time Grammy winner and ACM Female Vocalist of the Year nominee Carrie Underwood will present "The Storyteller Tour - Stories in the Round," Nov. 28, 2016. Visit maverikcenter.com for information.
Wednesday December 7th, 2016 - 9:30 am
Utah Health Policy Project is excited to announce our upcoming Health Care Solutions Conference 2016 . It will be held on December 7th 2016 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center (1355 W 3100 S, West Valley City, UT 84119). Much has happened with health care reform in Utah over the last year, so there is a lot to discuss.
Here is a sample of policy topics we will cover at this conference:
The Affordable Care Act: Will a New President Make a Difference?
A Fresh Look at Utah’s Diversity: How has Health Reform Helped Disparities Groups and Where We Are Still Falling Short
Utah’s Health Care Index - Year 2: Tracking Progress
Closing the Coverage Gap in Utah: Lessons Learned from Around the Nation and the Most Likely Road Ahead for Utah
Intergenerational Poverty: How Can we Tackle Poverty Without Addressing Access to Healthcare?
Ticket price includes breakfast, lunch and other refreshments.
Utah Health Policy Project (UHPP) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization advancing sustainable health care solutions for underserved Utahns through better access, education, and public policy. Visit healthpolicyproject.org for information, registration.
View more events
Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 - 7:30 pm (7 total times)
VO from Cirque du Soleil will perform Feb. 22-26, 2017. OVO is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement. Visit maverikcenter.com for information.