RadioActive: July 25, 2017

  • July 25, 2017
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Harry Potter 20 Years On, with SL County and City Libraries and The King's English Bookshop

Hosted by Lara Jones and Billy Palmer, tonight's RadioActive reflected on 20 years of the Harry Potter phenomenon. RadioActive finds out how the story holds up with the help of Anne Holman and Margaret Brennan Neville of The King's English Bookshop, Salt Lake County Library's Nyssa Fleig, City Library's Lindsay Watts, and Wizarding Dayz co-founder Carrie Rogers-Whitehead. Plus Utah Health Policy Project's Stacy Stanford on an impromptu protest given today's vote on health care in the U.S. Senate.

Upcoming Harry Potter Events:

The King's English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 E., SLC, holds its Harry Potter party this Friday, July 28, at 5:00 p.m. Tickets are $10. Click here to learn more.

WiZarding DayZ Celebrates: Harry Potters Birthday Monday, July 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in Sandy

City Library hosts a Harry Potter's Birthday Party Monday, July 31, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m at the Main City Library, 210 E. 400 S., SLC. FREE. Full timeline of events:

Salt Lake County Library has several more Harry Potter events this week and into the fall:

  • Marvelous Makers: Harry Potter Potions, 7/26/2017, 4:30 p.m. at Herriman branch
  • Teen Makers: Harry Potter Potions Class, 7/31/2017, 2:00 p.m. at Whitmore branch
  • Teen Movie (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), 7/31/2017, 3:00 p.m. at Sandy Large branch
  • Back to School Harry Potter Party! 9/1/2017, 3:00 p.m. at Bingham Creek branch
  • First Friday: Harry Potter Party, 9/1/2017, 6:00  p.m. at Kearns branch
  • Teen Yule Ball, 1/19/2018, Library’s Viridian Event Center