Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Sep
18
Tue
2018
11th Annual South Jordan Resident Art Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Sep 18 – Sep 28 all-day

 

Art is for everyone! Join us September 18-28 for the 11th Annual South Jordan Art Show. The Gale Center will house incredible artwork from talented artists from our very own South Jordan community. Both adults and youth residents are welcome to submit pieces! The show is free and open to the public during the Gale Center’s hours of operation. Awards will be given to winning artists at the Artist Reception on Monday, September 17 at 6:30 pm!

If you are interested in displaying your artwork in the show or have any questions, please contact Haley Greene at sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov. Artists must be South Jordan residents.  Each artist can submit up to 2 pieces of artwork, those pieces should be no older than three years old and not shown previously in the South Jordan Art Show. The Categories include: Traditional Mediums (Drawing, Watercolor, Oil, and Digital), Photography, 3D (Sculpture, Ceramic, and Pottery). Any hanging art must be wired to hang. All artists must sign an Artwork Loan Agreement before their artwork will be accepted. Artwork will be displayed at the Gale Center through the entire duration of the show. Pieces can be dropped off at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane, South Jordan, UT) September 13 from 12 pm-5:30 pm and September 14 from 9 am to 12 pm.

Age Groups: Child (6 years – 9 years), Youth (10 years – 13 years), Teen (14 years – 17 years), Adult (18+)

Artwork Loan Agreement

Gale Center Hours/Art Show Hours:

Tuesday – Thursday

10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday

10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Closed Saturday, Sunday & Monday

Sep
29
Sat
2018
Improv Comedy Workshop @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am

You’re invited to the monthly Improv Comedy Workshop hosted by South Jordan Arts Council!

Learn the rules of improvisation, creative games, and other forms of theatre with The Sock Puppets.
Session 2: July – October, last Saturday of each month.
Final performance: Friday, November 2, 2018
Class dates: July 28, August 25, September 29, and October 27 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM at the Gale Center Museum 10300 S Beckstead Lane.
Performers t-shirt provided.

$20 per person, including 4 workshops and a t-shirt!
To register click here: https://www.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs
Then go to:
Arts Council Programming
And then click:
Improv Comedy Workshop

For questions or help registering email Haley Greene at sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov.

Oct
1
Mon
2018
South Jordan City Employee on Display @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm

This October we celebrate the talent of our South Jordan City Employees. Visit the Gale Center during October to view incredible artwork and photography by City Employees! Featured Artists: TBA

Gale Center Hours of Operation

Tuesday-Thursday: 10 AM to 5:30 PM

Friday: 10 AM to 3:30 PM

Closed: Monday, Saturday, and Sunday

Oct
22
Mon
2018
Salty City Drop-In Writing Workshop @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Make room in your life for your desire to write. This class is designed to build a community of writers, provide instruction of writing concepts, and inspire participants to write through use of prompts and dedicated writing time. Open to all writing genres and experience levels.

$5 per person
20 people maximum
Location: Gale Center, 10300 S. Beckstead Lane
Taught by Kinghorn Literary Services – Meg Kinghorn

To Register: register.sjc.utah.gov
Register for Activities
Arts Council Programming
Writing Workshop

Oct
27
Sat
2018
Improv Comedy Workshop @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am

You’re invited to the monthly Improv Comedy Workshop hosted by South Jordan Arts Council!

Learn the rules of improvisation, creative games, and other forms of theatre with The Sock Puppets.
Session 2: July – October, last Saturday of each month.
Final performance: Friday, November 2, 2018
Class dates: July 28, August 25, September 29, and October 27 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM at the Gale Center Museum 10300 S Beckstead Lane.
Performers t-shirt provided.

$20 per person, including 4 workshops and a t-shirt!
To register click here: https://www.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs
Then go to:
Arts Council Programming
And then click:
Improv Comedy Workshop

For questions or help registering email Haley Greene at sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov.

Oct
30
Tue
2018
Terrific Tuesday – Let’s Give Thanks @ Gale Center of History & Culture
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Nov
26
Mon
2018
Gingerbread House Contest
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm

Test your baking and decorating skills in South Jordan’s annual Gingerbread House Contest! Gingerbread House submissions are due on Monday, November 26 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Gale Center of History and Culture. The Gingerbread Houses will be on display in the Gale Center Auditorium from November 27 – December 6 for People’s Choice Award voting.

We can’t wait to see what you bake up!

Contest Rules

Gale Center Hours of Operation:

Tuesday-Thursday – 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Friday – 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Closed- Monday, Saturday, and Sunday

Nov
27
Tue
2018
Terrific Tuesday – Gingerbread Houses @ Gale Center of History & Culture
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jan
29
Tue
2019
Terrific Tuesday – Reptile Show @ Gale Center of History & Culture
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Feb
16
Sat
2019
SoJo Date Dash 5K 2019 @ Parking Lot of Buffalo Wild Wings
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Date Dash 2019

February 16, 2019
10:00 am
$25

11332 River Heights Dr.
(Parking Lot of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Race Map

Prizes
Top 3 Finishers for Men’s & Women’s Division
Top 3 Finishers for Kids Division
Raffle Prizes

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here