Events for Classes & Workshops

Letters & Conversations

The state legislative session is over, and we are entering the Interim period of the year when legislators go back to their day jobs and come together once a month to study and debate current issues facing Utah and policies to address them. That means there is plenty of opportunity for community members to stay engaged and impact the issues. Learn how you can make a meaningful difference over Interim by attending an upcoming Action Utah Letters & Conversations event! These popular workshops will give you tools and ideas for becoming more civically engaged leading up to the next election and 2020 state legislative session. Sign up for Letters & Conversations! Get all your questions answered at this casual community workshop! Action Utah provides how-to’s, tips and tools so you can make a meaningful difference with your civic engagement over Interim, including: - How to communicate with your elected officials at any level of government so you can get your voice heard - When to call vs when to email and how to email effectively - Tools for in-person meetings - How to write a letter to the editor that sways hearts, minds and votes No experience necessary.

This event is free, but space is limited. RSVP today @ https://actionnetwork.org/events/letters-conversations-salt-lake-city?source=direct_link&



Letters & Conversations

The state legislative session is over, and we are entering the Interim period of the year when legislators go back to their day jobs and come together once a month to study and debate current issues facing Utah and policies to address them. That means there is plenty of opportunity for community members to stay engaged and impact the issues. Learn how you can make a meaningful difference over Interim by attending an upcoming Action Utah Letters & Conversations event! These popular workshops will give you tools and ideas for becoming more civically engaged leading up to the next election and 2020 state legislative session. Sign up for Letters & Conversations! Get all your questions answered at this casual community workshop! Action Utah provides how-to’s, tips and tools so you can make a meaningful difference with your civic engagement over Interim, including: - How to communicate with your elected officials at any level of government so you can get your voice heard - When to call vs when to email and how to email effectively - Tools for in-person meetings - How to write a letter to the editor that sways hearts, minds and votes No experience necessary.

This event is free, but space is limited. RSVP today @ https://actionnetwork.org/events/letters-conversations-salt-lake-city?source=direct_link&



Letters & Conversations

The state legislative session is over, and we are entering the Interim period of the year when legislators go back to their day jobs and come together once a month to study and debate current issues facing Utah and policies to address them. That means there is plenty of opportunity for community members to stay engaged and impact the issues. Learn how you can make a meaningful difference over Interim by attending an upcoming Action Utah Letters & Conversations event! These popular workshops will give you tools and ideas for becoming more civically engaged leading up to the next election and 2020 state legislative session. Sign up for Letters & Conversations! Get all your questions answered at this casual community workshop! Action Utah provides how-to’s, tips and tools so you can make a meaningful difference with your civic engagement over Interim, including: - How to communicate with your elected officials at any level of government so you can get your voice heard - When to call vs when to email and how to email effectively - Tools for in-person meetings - How to write a letter to the editor that sways hearts, minds and votes No experience necessary.

This event is free, but space is limited. RSVP today @ https://actionnetwork.org/events/letters-conversations-salt-lake-city?source=direct_link&



League of Utah Writers Spring Conference

The annual Spring Conference presented by League of Utah Writers is a full day of workshops and presentations focused on improving your skills as a writer. Tracks include fiction, nonfiction, poetry and screenwriting. Please join us! 2019 Special Guests: Lisa Mangum - Shadow Mountain Bryan Young - multi-media artist Tracy & Laura Hickman.

Registration/Check-in begins at 9:00am the day of the event with programming from 10:30am until 6:00pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-spring-conference-league-of-utah-writers-registration-50038816447?ref=elink



League of Utah Writers Spring Conference

The annual Spring Conference presented by League of Utah Writers is a full day of workshops and presentations focused on improving your skills as a writer. Tracks include fiction, nonfiction, poetry and screenwriting. Please join us! 2019 Special Guests: Lisa Mangum - Shadow Mountain Bryan Young - multi-media artist Tracy & Laura Hickman.

Registration/Check-in begins at 9:00am the day of the event with programming from 10:30am until 6:00pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-spring-conference-league-of-utah-writers-registration-50038816447?ref=elink



League of Utah Writers Spring Conference

The annual Spring Conference presented by League of Utah Writers is a full day of workshops and presentations focused on improving your skills as a writer. Tracks include fiction, nonfiction, poetry and screenwriting. Please join us! 2019 Special Guests: Lisa Mangum - Shadow Mountain Bryan Young - multi-media artist Tracy & Laura Hickman.

Registration/Check-in begins at 9:00am the day of the event with programming from 10:30am until 6:00pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-spring-conference-league-of-utah-writers-registration-50038816447?ref=elink



League of Utah Writers Spring Conference

The annual Spring Conference presented by League of Utah Writers is a full day of workshops and presentations focused on improving your skills as a writer. Tracks include fiction, nonfiction, poetry and screenwriting. Please join us! 2019 Special Guests: Lisa Mangum - Shadow Mountain Bryan Young - multi-media artist Tracy & Laura Hickman.

Registration/Check-in begins at 9:00am the day of the event with programming from 10:30am until 6:00pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-spring-conference-league-of-utah-writers-registration-50038816447?ref=elink



Night Sky Navigation Workshop

Join us for an introductory workshop in night sky navigation! Paul Ricketts, Director of the University of Utah's Observatory, will guide us in learning to use star maps to locate objects in a telescope. We will have 5 telescopes available so everyone has the opportunity to gain hands-on experience. Note - Our previous 3 attempts at holding this event have been cancelled due to cloud cover! We hope that spring will bring clearer skies, but please check your email the afternoon of the event in case we have to cancel and refund you. Be sure to register to ensure your spot! $10 per person | $5 for Swaner members



Beginner Puppet Construction and Manipulation

Come build puppets with master puppeteers Linda and Glenn Brown. You'll learn how to make and manipulate Rod Puppets that are similar in size and use to Indonesian Wayang Golek puppets. On May 11th, you'll learn to build and manipulate a marionette-like bird puppet.

Pick one Saturday, or come to both, but don't miss out on this opportunity to learn new skills in puppet building and manipulation from the Browns. Linda and Glenn are BTS Arts Integration Coaches for classroom teachers in the Granite School District. They have been teaching English and Theatre to students of all ages all over the world. They have taught in South Korea, The Navajo Nation, and were also in the Peace Corps as University Professors in Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia. Previously they worked at the University of Utah’s Department of Theatre and continue to work with the Youth Theatre Program. Glenn wears many hats; he has a BA in Art from Westminster College, and an MFA in Theatre Design from the University of Utah. His other talents include, mask work, puppetry, playwriting, animation, drawing, painting, set design, and Asian theatre. Additionally, Glenn is a Bunraku puppeteer, having trained and taught in Japan with the Tonda Bunraku Troupe, of which he is still a member. Linda holds an MFA in Directing from the University of Utah. She has worked as a director, animator, performer, mask work, puppeteer, and designer. Linda has worked with classical, and contemporary works, as well as new play development for kids.

You must pre-register. Pay registration fee at Art Access with cash or card. $10 for indivudal classes $15 for both (must pay by cash or check for $15 deal) Dates: May 4 & 11 Times: 10 am - 12 pm You must register to attend this class. Register at our website. website: https://accessart.org/special-events/calendar/art-access/344-beginner-puppet-construction-and-manipulation-with-the-browns facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/453134832089508/



Volunteer Management Training

In this 12-hour professional development course, trainees participate in review of the structure of a successful volunteer management program. The course is based on best practices from the International Council for Volunteer Administration.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/volunteer-management-training-salt-lake-city-utah-19-tickets-54536584392