Events for Environment

Greening Salt Lake County BBQ

On Friday, July 28th at 6 PM, at Jordan Park, the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club, community members, and others will gather to discuss local environmental issues. Attendees will participate in an interactive workshop to voice their concerns, connect with Sierra Club members, and learn about current environmental campaigns. The event will feature Sierra Club campaign leaders and include dinner. You can RSVP at https://sierra.secure.force.com/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000001umO4QAI Details: When: Friday, July 28th at 6:00 pm What: An educational, interactive barbecue with the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club Who: Sierra Club campaign leaders, volunteers, community members, and others Where: Jordan Park East Pavilion, 1060 S 900 W Salt Lake City, 84104 Why: The Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club educates and advocates for the protection of Utah’s outdoors and resources. With the tumultuous political atmosphere touching ground in Utah, community members, now more than ever, need to have their voices heard and take immediate action for the benefit of present and future generations. This barbecue is an opportunity to make your voice heard and become involved in movements that make a difference.


Greening Salt Lake County BBQ

On Friday, July 28th at 6 PM, at Jordan Park, the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club, community members, and others will gather to discuss local environmental issues. Attendees will participate in an interactive workshop to voice their concerns, connect with Sierra Club members, and learn about current environmental campaigns. The event will feature Sierra Club campaign leaders and include dinner. You can RSVP at https://sierra.secure.force.com/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000001umO4QAI Details: When: Friday, July 28th at 6:00 pm What: An educational, interactive barbecue with the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club Who: Sierra Club campaign leaders, volunteers, community members, and others Where: Jordan Park East Pavilion, 1060 S 900 W Salt Lake City, 84104 Why: The Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club educates and advocates for the protection of Utah’s outdoors and resources. With the tumultuous political atmosphere touching ground in Utah, community members, now more than ever, need to have their voices heard and take immediate action for the benefit of present and future generations. This barbecue is an opportunity to make your voice heard and become involved in movements that make a difference.


Greening Salt Lake County BBQ

On Friday, July 28th at 6 PM, at Jordan Park, the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club, community members, and others will gather to discuss local environmental issues. Attendees will participate in an interactive workshop to voice their concerns, connect with Sierra Club members, and learn about current environmental campaigns. The event will feature Sierra Club campaign leaders and include dinner. You can RSVP at https://sierra.secure.force.com/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000001umO4QAI Details: When: Friday, July 28th at 6:00 pm What: An educational, interactive barbecue with the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club Who: Sierra Club campaign leaders, volunteers, community members, and others Where: Jordan Park East Pavilion, 1060 S 900 W Salt Lake City, 84104 Why: The Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club educates and advocates for the protection of Utah’s outdoors and resources. With the tumultuous political atmosphere touching ground in Utah, community members, now more than ever, need to have their voices heard and take immediate action for the benefit of present and future generations. This barbecue is an opportunity to make your voice heard and become involved in movements that make a difference.


Greening Salt Lake County BBQ

On Friday, July 28th at 6 PM, at Jordan Park, the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club, community members, and others will gather to discuss local environmental issues. Attendees will participate in an interactive workshop to voice their concerns, connect with Sierra Club members, and learn about current environmental campaigns. The event will feature Sierra Club campaign leaders and include dinner. You can RSVP at https://sierra.secure.force.com/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000001umO4QAI Details: When: Friday, July 28th at 6:00 pm What: An educational, interactive barbecue with the Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club Who: Sierra Club campaign leaders, volunteers, community members, and others Where: Jordan Park East Pavilion, 1060 S 900 W Salt Lake City, 84104 Why: The Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club educates and advocates for the protection of Utah’s outdoors and resources. With the tumultuous political atmosphere touching ground in Utah, community members, now more than ever, need to have their voices heard and take immediate action for the benefit of present and future generations. This barbecue is an opportunity to make your voice heard and become involved in movements that make a difference.


Kestrel Box Building Event

As part of our American Kestrel Study, HawkWatch International and our dedicated volunteers are monitoring nest boxes throughout Utah to learn more about the reason(s) behind their population decline. You can lend a hand by building a nest box to be used in our research efforts. Join us for fun, food, games, live raptors, and give-aways. PLEASE NOTE: You do not keep the nest box. It will be used in our study project. However, we welcome you to #LeaveYourMark on your box by signing the back side after assembly! Help us by building a box! We are partnering with Mark Miller Subaru to host a family-friendly nest box building event to support our research. Our goal is to build 50 nest boxes with your help! Sign up by yourself or as a family/group. The Cost is $25 (to build a box; free to attend)


TreeUtah Alta Ski Area Tree Harvest

Love trees and getting outside in the Wasatch Mountains? Join us to 'rescue' trees seedlings that have grown in the middle of ski runs an will eventually have to be cut down. Volunteers will help us dig out trees and let them grow up in Alta's own seedling nursery until they are ready to be planted in more favorable locations. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED at http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=je78sucab&oeidk=a07ee8e2bq3294bf411


Nathan Spenser Revue at Singing with the Birds

The Second Sunday Music Series at Tracy Aviary is back for another summer–Singing with the Birds! Bring a chair and picnic and enjoy live music at the Aviary.

Marvel at the sight of birds in flight and the sound of local music. Arrive early and enjoy educational Bird Shows, music begins at 2pm. As Always, Tracy Aviary members get in free- KRCL members get in free with their membership card, concerts are free with admission.

Up coming music schedule:

September 10th - Doug Wintch and Anke Summerhill


Those With Wings

"Those With Wings" is a one-hour dance concert based on Terry Tempest Williams' "When Women Were Birds." The show grapples with love, loss, nostalgia, and women's voice through dance, text, and live music. Two shows each evening; 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. Each performance only has 25 audience members. Audience members should wear comfortable shoes as the show will move throughout the Bend-in-the-River. The show is directed by Liz Ivkovich, Ashley Anderson, and Alysia Ramos, with Ching-I Chang Bigelow, and co-produced by loveDANCEmore and the Seven Canyons Trust as part of the Summer Series. The concert features live music and the ability book sales of "When Women Were Birds."


Solar Eclipse Viewing - Free Glasses!

Let's start this fall semester off with some fun! Come watch the eclipse on the library plaza with a pair of solar eclipse glasses. There will be SUN-chips and Capri SUNs (hah, get it?) and giveaways throughout the viewing!


Project Oxygen Tree Planting

Utah’s poor air quality has inspired Mark Miller Subaru to start Project Oxygen. For every car sold by Mark Miller Subaru dealerships, we will be planting one tree with your help. Join us to plant 2,000 native seedlings at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. We'll ride lifts to the top and plant trees on our way back down to the base. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED at http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=je78sucab&oeidk=a07eebhu864f3a92360