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Sustainability-related events for the month of MAY...

MAY 1 MAY 14
12:00pm Earth Jam, Liberty Park, 1300 S 700 E, www.earthjam.org 8:00am Kenyon Organics Heirloom Plant Sale, 2233 S 300 E, www.kenyonorganics.com
2:00pm PeaceUp Coffee Hour, PeaceUp Warehouse, 1361 S. Main in SLC, 9:00am Highway Clean Up, First Unitarian church, www.slcuu.org
www.peacefuluprising.org 10:00am Froggy Friends, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden,
5:00pm Recycle Utah Fundraiser, Squatters Roadhouse Grill, 1900 Park Ave, Park City, www.ogdennaturecenter.org
www.recycleutah.org 10:00am Purge Your Spurge: myrtle spurge exchange and native plant sale. Salt Lake REI,
MAY 2 3285 E 3300 S, www.weeds.slco.org
3:30pm Monday Market Sale at The Community Food Co-op of Utah, 1726 S 700 W, SLC, 10:00am Seed Saving Workshop, www.wasatchgardens.org
www.foodco-op.net 1:00pm Build With Us, Summit Community Gardens, 4120 N Highway 224,
6:00pm Volunteer Fest with the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation at REI Salt Lake City, www.summitcommunitygardens.org
3285 East & 3300 South. www.rei.com/saltlakecity 2:00pm Celebrate The City, Liberty Park, For more details call 801-535-7928
7:00pm Dr. Richard Ingebretsen Lecture, Grand Canyon Institute, SLC Main Library, MAY 15
210 E 400 S, www.glencanyon.org 2:00pm PeaceUp Coffee Hour, PeaceUp Warehouse, 1361 S. Main in SLC,
MAY 3 www.peacefuluprising.org
7:00pm Bike Maintenance Basics. REI Salt Lake City, 3285 East & 3300 South. MAY 16
www.rei.com/saltlakecity 3:30pm T4E Nature Walk, Redwood Park, West Valley, 1700 W 3100 S, www.treeutah.org
7:00pm SLC Bites - Evening Mixer, Salt Lake Art Center, 20 S W Temple, RSVP to Chantelle 3:30pm Monday Market Sale at The Community Food Co-op of Utah, 1726 S 700 W, SLC,
at Slow Food Utah (801)201-0995 or chant8@gmail.com, www.slowfoodutah.org www.foodco-op.net
MAY 4 6:00pm Salt Lake Bicycle Collective Class, 2313 S West Temple, SLC, slcbikecollective.org
Comment Deadline for Proposed Ban On New Uranium Mines That Drain into MAY 17
Grand Canyon National Park, www.grandcanyontrust.org 3:30pm Wild Wednesdays, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W 12th Street, Ogden,
8:00am Great Salt Lake Audubon Monthly Bird Survey, 3285 E 3300 S, Call (801) 255- www.ogdennaturecenter.org
7987 or (801)532-3486 if you plan to attend, www.greatsaltlakeaudubon.org 6:00pm Public Meeting on the Great Salt Lake Comprehensive Management Plan
12:00pm Lunch Time Garden Tour at the EcoGarden. Day-Riverside Library in Rose Park, Revision, 2380 Washington Blvd Room 312, Ogden, www.fogsl.org
1575 W 1000 N. www.treeutah.org MAY 18
3:30pm Wild Wednesdays, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden, 7:30am HEAL Utah Spring Breakfast & Fundraiser, 2 N Medical Drive, SLC,
www.ogdennaturecenter.org www.healutah.org
MAY 5 9:00am Lunch Time Garden Tour at the EcoGarden at the Day-Riverside Library in Rose
7:30am Neighborhood Business Conference, Westminster College, www.localfirst.org Park, 1575 W 1000 N, www.treeutah.org
12:00pm Windbreak Tree Planting at the Valentine Peak Soccer Fields in Parowan City 6:00pm Public Meeting on the Great Salt Lake Comprehensive Management Plan
www.utahurbanforest.org Revision, 28 E State Street Room 230, Farmington, www.fogsl.org
7:00pm Bike Maintenance Basics. REI Sandy at 10600 South & 230 West. 6:30pm Slow Food Utah Book Club - SLC Group, For Directions and RSVP contact
www.rei.com/Sandy gwen@xmission.com, www.slowfoodutah.org
7:00pm Thirsty Thursdays, Peaceful Uprising. Manny’s, 1704 S. Main Street in SLC, 7:00pm Thirsty Thursdays, Peaceful Uprising. Manny’s, 1704 S Main Street in SLC,
www.peacefuluprising.org www.peacefuluprising.org
MAY 6 MAY 19
Community Food Co-op Order Deadline, www.foodco-op.net 6:00pm Vegetable Container Gardening Workshop, 300 Wakara Way, SLC,
6:00pm Mommy & Me Nature Tea Party, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden, www.redbuttegarden.org
www.ogdennaturecenter.org 6:00pm Public Meeting on the Great Salt Lake Comprehensive Management Plan
MAY 7 Revision, 47 S Main, EOC Conference Room, Tooele, www.fogsl.org
Urban Bird Festival, Runs Through May 8, 589 E 1300 S, Liberty Park in SLC, 6:30pm Slow Food Utah Book Club - Cache Valley Group, For Directions and RSVP contact
www.tracyaviary.org dawn.holzer@aggiemail.ussu.edu, www.slowfoodutah.org
8:00am Wasatch Gardens Plant Sale, 720 Guardsman Way, SLC, www.wasatchgardens.org 7:00pm The Economics of Happiness, Brewvies Cinema Pub, 677 S 200 W in SLC, Tickets
8:00am Kenyon Organics Heirloom Plant Sale, 800 S 1300 E, SLC, are $6, www.theeconomicsofhappiness.org
www.kenyonorganics.com 7:00pm Utah Valley Earth Forum: LDS Sustainable Design & Wise Construction Practices,
8:00am Fly with the Flock 5K Fun Run/2.5K for Kids, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th www.uvef.us
Street, Ogden, www.ogdennaturecenter.org MAY 20
9:00am Red Butte Plant Sale, 300 Wakara Way, SLC, www.redbuttegarden.org 7:00am Salt Lake Sustainable Buidling Conference, Salt Palace Convention Center, SLC,
9:00am Mother’s Day Garden Fair hosted by Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District. www.saltlakesbc.com
8215 S 1300 W West Jordan, www.conservationgardenpark.org 8:00am Corner Canyon Bird Survey, 14200 S 1850 E, Call (801)558-4134 if you plan to
9:30am I Matter March, Gather at 125 S State and march to Live Green Festival at Library attend, www.greatsaltlakeaudubon.org
Square, SLC, www.imattermarchutah.org 5:30pm Log Haven’s “Meet the Makers”, 6451 E Millcreek Canyon Road, SLC,
10:00am Live Green Festival, Library Square, 400 South 200 East, www.livegreenslc.com www.slowfoodutah.org
10:00am Community Arbor Day Planting, Meet at the Fairgrounds Racetrack Pavilion at the MAY 21
Parowan Cemetery, www.utahurbanforest.org 9:00am Scout Saturdays, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden,
10:45am Citizens Climate Lobby National Conference Call with Lester Brown, 769 E www.ogdennaturecenter.org
Harrison Ave, SLC, www.citizensclimatelobby.org 9:00am Spring Arboretum Clean-up, Meeks Farm near Parowan City, 400 W 50 N
11:00am Build With Us, Summit Community Gardens, 4120 N Highway 224, www.utahurbanforest.org
www.summitcommunitygardens.org 9:30am Bird Photography Class, HawkWatch International Office, 2240 S 900 E in SLC,
1:00pm Jane's Roll USA "BTC No Car for Me", Start at Bicycle Transit Center, 250 S 600 www.hawkwatch.org
W, end at the Live Green Fest at Library Square, www.bicycletransitcenter.com 10:00am Kitchen Herb Container Workshop, 300 Wakara Way, SLC,
5:00pm Tour de Brewtah in Support of Utah Clean Energy, Splore and The Cottonwood www.redbuttegarden.org
Canyons Foundation, www.tourdebrewtah.org 10:00am Composting Workshop, www.wasatchgardens.org
8:30pm The Moon Through Space at Wasatch Mountain State Park, 1281 Warm Springs 1:00 pm Worms! Vermicomposting Workshop, www.wasatchgardens.org
Rd, Midway, For more information call (435) 654-1791.
MAY 22
MAY 8 2:00pm PeaceUp Coffee Hour, PeaceUp Warehouse, 1361 S Main in SLC,
2:00pm PeaceUp Coffee Hour, PeaceUp Warehouse, 1361 S Main in SLC,
www.peacefuluprising.org
www.peacefuluprising.org
MAY 23
MAY 9 9:30am Fair Feathered Friends - Preschool Discovery Days, Runs Through May 24, Ogden
3:30pm Monday Market Sale at The Community Food Co-op of Utah, 1726 S 700 W, SLC,
Nature Center, 966 W 12th Street, Ogden, www.ogdennaturecenter.org
www.foodco-op.net
3:30pm Monday Market Sale at The Community Food Co-op of Utah, 1726 S 700 W, SLC,
6:00pm Salt Lake Bicycle Collective Class, 2313 S West Temple, SLC, slcbikecollective.org
www.foodco-op.net
MAY 10 6:00pm Salt Lake Bicycle Collective Class, 2312 S. West Temple, SLC,
12:00pm Mayor’s Green Team Meeting, Salt Lake City and County Building Room #126, www.slcbikecollective.org
www.slcgov.com/slcgreen MAY 24
6:30pm Healthy Is Sexy! 111 E 5600 S Suite 104, Murray, www.healthisfun.eventbrite.com 6:00pm Public Meeting on the Great Salt Lake Comprehensive Management Plan
7:00pm Owling In Millcreek Canyon, 3285 E 3300 S, Call (801)498-0362 if you plan to Revision, 1594 West North Temple, Room 1050, SLC, www.fogsl.org
attend, www.greatsaltlakeaudubon.org
MAY 25
MAY 11 7:00am Farmington Bay Birding, Call (801)498-0362 for meeting place,
9:00am EcoGarden and Orchard Day at the Day-Riverside Library in Rose Park, 1575 W
www.greatsaltlakeaudubon.org
1000 N. www.treeutah.org
9:00am EcoGarden and Orchard Day at the EcoGarden at the Day-Riverside Library in
3:30pm Wild Wednesdays, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden,
Rose Park, 1575 W 1000 N, www.treeutah.org
www.ogdennaturecenter.org
3:30pm Wild Wednesdays - Nests and Nooks, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street,
7:00pm Robert Smithson and the Spiral Jetty Lecture, Utah Museum of Fine Arts,
Ogden, www.ogdennaturecenter.org
www.umfa.utah.edu
6:00pm SLC Green Drinks, Sponsored by Ten Thousand Villages & Urbanscrap Studio,
MAY 12 3474 S 2300 E, www.greendrinks.org
Great Salt Lake Bird Festival, Through May 16, Davis County Legacy Events Center, MAY 26
151 S 1100 W, Farmington, www.nature.org 6:30pm Healthy Is Sexy! 111 E 5600 S Suite 104, Murray, www.healthisfun.eventbrite.com
6:00pm Public Meeting on the Great Salt Lake Comprehensive Management Plan 7:00pm Thirsty Thursdays, Peaceful Uprising. Manny’s, 1704 S. Main Street in SLC,
Revision, Box Elder County Courthouse, 01 S Main, Brigham City, www.fogsl.org www.peacefuluprising.org
7:00pm Thirsty Thursdays, Peaceful Uprising. Manny’s, 1704 S. Main Street in SLC,
www.peacefuluprising.org MAY 27
7:00pm Mountain Biking Basics at REI Sandy at 10600 South & 230 West. 6:30pm Slow Food Utah Book Club - Cache Valley Group, 6:30pm For Directions and
www.rei.com/Sandy RSVP contact dawn.holzer@aggiemail.ussu.edu, www.slowfoodutah.org
7:00 pm The Ecological Organic Garden Class, Summit County Library at Kimball MAY 28
Junction, $10 suggested donation, www.summitcommunitygardens.org 10:00am Building Structures for your Garden, www.wasatchgardens.org
MAY 13 1:00pm Introducción al Huerto Orgánico, www.wasatchgardens.org
Get Outdoors Expo, Through May 14, 9575 S State St in Sandy, www.localfirst.org 1:00pm Junior Ranger: Our Big Solar System at Wasatch Mountain State Park, 1281
Warm Springs Rd, Midway, For more information call (435) 654-1791
7:00pm Tour Through the Trees – Campground Hike at Wasatch Mountain State Park,
1281 Warm Springs Rd, Midway, For more information call (435) 654-1791
This is a sample of events going on in the month of April. MAY 29
WWW.SUSTAINUTAH.ORG Visit Sustain Utah on facebook for more event listings! 2:00pm PeaceUp Coffee Hour, PeaceUp Warehouse, 1361 S. Main in SLC,
Please be sure to also visit event websites for detailed info, admission fees, registration & RSVP requirements. www.peacefuluprising.org