Art and Recreation
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Activities coming up
Movies in the Park
The Park Center
Murray Arts Upcoming Events
April 11, The Jungle Book, Missoula Children's Theater, 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., Riverview Jr. High, $5 or $20 family/up to 6
April 13, Library Storytelling Finalists in the Spotlight, 7:00 p.m., Murray Library, Free
April 16-22, Nunsense A-Men, 7:30 p.m., Riverview Jr. High, $10
April 23-24, Murray High Dance Company in Concert, 7:00 p.m., $5
April 25, Murray Concert Band, 7:30 p.m., Murray High, Free
Music Composition and Arranging Competition
Entries for the bi-annual competition are due April 20 at 5:00 p.m. in the Murray Parks Office. The competition is limited to Murray residents. Entry forms with guidelines may be picked up at the Parks office or online on the City website under Cultural Arts.
April 14-15, Lion King Kids, 6:00 p.m., Horizon Elementary
April 30-May 1, Seussical the Musical, Jr., 7:00 p.m., American International School of Utah (old Fun Dome)
April 30, Down in the Dumps, 6:30 p.m., Woodstock Elementary
May 6-7, The Happy Man, 6:30 p.m., Grant Elementary
May 7, Down in the Dumps, 6:30 p.m., McMillian Elementary
Murray Arts in the Park Auditions
Annie Get Your Gun, April 28-29 from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Jr. High
Camelot, May 26-27 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Jr. High
Miss Murray Pageant
The Heritage Center
Heritage Center Upcoming Events
Watercolor Made E-Z
On Thursday, May 7 at 3:00 - 5:00, John Fackrell will start a three week class teaching "Painting Miniatures or Learning how to Think Small." The cost is $30 and payment is needed in advance. John is the local Art Director at Cottonwood High School. Space is limited, sign up now.
Mother's Day Craft (Evening Class)
On Thursday, May 7 from 6:00 - 7:30, Diane Tibolla Curtz and Renae Curtz will be making homemade gift tags and bath fizzes. The cost is $10. You will need to bring a medium-size mixing bowl, metal fork, flour sifter (if you have one) and approximately 1/3 c. dried flowers and/or herbs for your bath fizzes. You can bring any kind of dried flowers that you enjoy. Come and join the fun!
Wednesday Painting: Oil & Watercolor
A new six-week session of the painting class starts Wednesday, May 20 - 9:00 - 12:00 and will run through Wednesday, June 24. The cost is $30 and payment is needed in advance. Teri Wood-Elegante is the instructor. She will also be teaching oils. Sign up now, space is limited to 17.
Change of Plans
The Senior Learning Network presentation of The Grand Canyon was not available, so the topic has been changed to the Japanese-American Internment: Executive Order 9066. This will be a two part class starting with the presentation and ending with a field trip. The presentation will be from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library located in Hyde Park, New York. The second part of the presentation will be a field trip on Thursday, May 7. Arrangements have been made to travel to Delta, Utah and the site of Utah's Relocation Camp, Topaz. The Heritage Center bus will head for Delta on Thursday, May 7 at 10:00 and the cost is $6.00.
Save your stuff! Yard Sale/Car Show coming Saturday, June 20.
The Heritage Center will be celebrating National Senior Health & Fitness Day with a Health Far at Wheeler Farm on Wednesday, May 27th from 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. The theme is "If You Keep Moving, You'll Keep Improving." The Heritage Center will be partnering with Salt Lake County Aging & Adult Services to put on the event. More information to come.
See the Heritage Center Newsletter for complete details