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Yoga on the Plaza

Come breathe and move with us and your fellow yogis every Sunday morning in Olympic Plaza! We’ve partnered with Salt Lake Power Yoga to give your weekend a little extra stretch with this free yoga+brunch series, along with mimosas and Bloody Marys for just $5 each. No tickets or experience needed—all shapes, sizes, and ability levels welcome and supported! So bring your mat, a friend, and an open mind. See you there!



Living Traditions Festival

Produced by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, the Living Traditions Festival is a Free three-day multicultural festival celebrating the traditional music, dance, crafts and foods of Salt Lake City’s contemporary ethnic communities. Admission is free for all event attendees, which brings together over 90 cultures that have made Salt Lake City their home.

Living Traditions will be held on Friday May 17thfrom 5 to 10pm; Saturday May 18 from noon to 10pm and Sunday May 19 from noon to 7pm

Local ethnic artists, craftspeople, dancers, musicians and chefs provide the framework for the Festival. They teach attendees about the traditions, techniques, styles, and materials used in the respective art forms, many of which are centuries old, that have been passed down generation to generation. Information on all the participants can be found online at http://livingtraditionsfestival.com/#



From the Ground Up: HEAL Utah's 20th Anniversary Breakfast

Join the Healthy Environment Alliance of Utah for our 20th Anniversary Breakfast on Tuesday, May 21st! This year we are thrilled to host acclaimed biologist, poet, and advocate Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D. as our keynote speaker. Recognized for her ability to serve as a translator between science and activism, Dr. Steingraber writes and speaks about climate change, ecology, community action, and the links between our health and the environment. Buy your ticket today to enjoy a morning of scrumptious food and coffee, beautiful valley views, and inspiration to join HEAL Utah in creating change from the ground up. What: From the Ground Up: HEAL Utah's 20th Anniversary Breakfast featuring Sandra Steingraber

Buy tickets at https://www.healutah.org/springbreakfast2019/ Please contact hannah@healutah if you have any questions.



Wasatch Brewery Presents the Sugar House Pub Crawl

The Sugar House Pub Crawl is back on May 25th from noon to 4 PM. Crawl around to 9 of Sugar House's best watering holes for a chance to wine awesome prizes. Must be 21+ to participate. No purchase necessary.

Visit our event page for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/306084213400724/



Yoga on the Plaza

Come breathe and move with us and your fellow yogis every Sunday morning in Olympic Plaza! We’ve partnered with Salt Lake Power Yoga to give your weekend a little extra stretch with this free yoga+brunch series, along with mimosas and Bloody Marys for just $5 each. No tickets or experience needed—all shapes, sizes, and ability levels welcome and supported! So bring your mat, a friend, and an open mind. See you there!



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Yoga for Cancer Patients, Caregivers and Loved Ones

A Quality Life Community offers a wellness program for cancer patients, caregivers, and loved ones. QLC provides free series of yoga, meditation classes, recovery retreats, as well as the newest insights on proper medical care, alternative care, nutrition and other innovative therapies. Below is a listing of the yoga offerings.  Be sure to check online for up to date class dates and times.  Find us on Facebook or AQualityLife.org/calendar

Mondays at Cancer Wellness House at 5:30pm

Tuesdays at LDS Hospital at 6:30pm

Tuesdays at Jordan Valley Hospital at 6pm

Wednesdays at Utah Cancer Specialists at 6:30pm

Fridays at Infusion Yoga & Pilates Studio in Bountiful at 10:45

Fridays at Cancer Wellness House at 5:30pm

Saturdays at Cancer Wellness House at 10:15am

Saturdays at 21stYoga at 12:30pm



Bambula- Remembering the Kongo Connection to Puerto Rico

Bambula, the oldest known rhythm in Puerto Rican Bomba, is also a Kikongo word meaning "remembrance of a place far forgotten". Bomba Marilé invites the community to join us in remembering the Kongo connection to Puerto Rico and how it has helped shape Puerto Rican language, music, and dance.

Schedule: 5-8pm Papito Moe's Food Truck will be selling delicious Puerto Rican food https://papitomoes.com 6-7pm Mabiba Baegne and Bomba Marilé will hold a discussion and live musical demonstration on Congolese drumming and Puerto Rican bomba and specific lasting impacts of the Kongo Nation on Puerto Rican culture. Lecture will be in English with Spanish translation. 7-8pm Baile de Bomba- Bomba Marilé will provide live drumming, singing, and dancing of Bomba. Community members are encouraged to join us in singing and dancing our beloved Bomba. Bomba songs will be in Spanish. We ask for a $10 donation from each adult. Children are free to enter. Payments can be made before event or at the door through: PayPal: bombamarile@gmail.com, Venmo: @Dr-Miriam, cash, or credit card through square.

For More information go to: https://www.facebook.com/BombaMarile/ Bio for Mabiba Baegne: https://drummerszone.com/artists/profile/12917/mabiba-baegne#biography



Culture Glow

Make your night GLOW by giving your taste buds a cultural adventure. Join us May 31 at Sugar Space Arts Warehouse from 6:30 - 8:30 PM for live cultural performances, food trucks and a glow in the dark room. Glow in dark room will feature: Glow in the Dark Bubble Machine, Games, Face paint, Wubble Bubble Ball, Twister, prizes, and more. Food trucks will feature: Comfort Bowl, The Blue Bird Stand, and Komrades.

Live cultural performances will include dances that celebrate Pacific Islander, Native American, and Central American cultures. Admission: $2.00 This event is organized by YouthWorks Salt Lake at NeighborWorks Salt Lake with support from NeighborWorks America and the Salt Lake City's Mayor's Office ACE grant fund.



Park City Trail Series 5K

Park City Trail Series is a series of trail running events on the dirt roads and single tracks of the Round Valley Trail System in Park City.

Sign up for the whole series or individual races at www.pctrailseries.com or facebook.com/parkcitytrailseries

Volunteers are needed to support and encourage the runners.