Feb
14
Sun
2021
Virtual SoJo Date Dash 5K 2021 @ Virtual
Feb 14 @ 12:00 am – Feb 20 @ 11:59 pm

Date Dash 2019

Virtual SoJo Date Dash

February 14-20, 2021
$5

Race Entries Include
Race pin and swag Bag.

Shirts sold separately for $12.
Shirt deadline is February 8th.

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

Mar
9
Tue
2021
Group Guitar Lessons @ Gale Center Museum
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the guitar? This 8-week group course is created for beginners ages 15 years old and up. Only 10 slots available, register at register.sjc.utah.gov

** COVID-19 Guidelines: Masks and Social Distancing are required**

Date: Every Tuesday, March 9, 16, 23, 30 & April 6, 13, 20, 27

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Gale Center Auditorium (10300 S. Beckstead Lane, South Jordan, Utah 84095)

Total Cost: $150 (8 classes/$18.75 per class)

Instructor: Jacob Lambros

Required Supplies: Guitar, strap, picks, and a tuner.

Mar
14
Sun
2021
Virtual SoJo Gold Rush 5K @ Virtual Course
Mar 14 – Mar 20 all-day
Gold Rush 2019

Virtual SoJo Gold Rush

March 14-20, 2021
$5

Race Entries Include
Race pin and swag Bag.

Shirts sold separately for $12.
Shirt deadline is March 4th.

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

Mar
23
Tue
2021
Evil Scientist Academy @ South Jordan Community Center
Mar 23 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm
Evil Scientist Academy @ South Jordan Community Center | South Jordan | Utah | United States
In this program, students will explore the amazing world of physics through hands-on experiments. They will make discoveries about motion, heat, light and electricity.
  • Dates: March 23-May 4, on Tuedsays from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Cost: $69
  • Ages: Kindergarten-6th Grade
Register Now
Apr
3
Sat
2021
Spring Spectacular Drive-Thru @ Salt Lake County Equestrian Park
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our traditional Spring Spectacular event has been re-imagined this year as a drive-thru event.
Participants will drive through and wave at the Easter Bunny, princesses, stilt walkers, and a baby animal petting zoo. Bags of Easter Eggs will be handed out at the end of the event.
Enter at the Salt Lake County Equestrian Park (11010 S. 2200 W.)

candy jars spring spectacular

Can you guess how much candy is in each of these jars? Play our GooseChase game “SoJo Spring Spectacular”. We’ll post one jar each day starting Monday, March 29th, through Saturday, April 3. The person who guesses the closest without going over, wins the jar of candy. Each jar will only be up one day.
Instructions to play:
Step 1: Download the GooseChase app
Step 2: Search for the game “SoJo Spring Spectacular
Step 3: Create a team and join the game

Apr
5
Mon
2021
SoJo Story Walks @ Multiple Locations
Apr 5 – Sep 12 all-day

SoJo Story Walks

SoJo Story Walks is an interactive story experience where participants can walk along the Jordan River Trail while reading page displays from popular children’s books. Participants can submit photos with their favorite pages and send them in for a chance to win prizes.

The fun begins at 947 W. Shields Lane, 4500 W. Skye Drive and 2400 Royal Heights Drive.

*Please use social distancing guidelines.
**Please note that your photos and videos will be used for marketing purposes and may be shared with the media along with your name.

Story Walk Submission

Submit a photo of you or your group with your favorite page of the story each week and be entered to win awesome prizes!
  • Drop files here or
    Max upload is 32MB
May
1
Sat
2021
Art on the Towne @ Towne Center Drive
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

New in 2021, the City of South Jordan is bringing you a day full of ART! Shop from our wide selection of art vendors and support local Towne Center Drive favorites. Enjoy live entertainment, art demonstrations, and fun for the entire family! Face masks are required per Salt Lake County Health Department. 

Vendor List:
Steel Design: www.facebook.com/utahart 
CD Cross Retro Ranger: https://bit.ly/3mpz24z
Bill Gerrard Photography: www.BillGerrard.com
The Hive Gallery: https://bit.ly/3ulnrX4
By Bob Fine Woodworking:
Soul Cuffs: https://bit.ly/39K3K3y
Head2Heart2Hand: www.h2h2h.com
Artistic Habit: https://bit.ly/3fMEFsA
The Funky Artist: https://bit.ly/3dAWdoQ
Hand Over the Hero: https://bit.ly/3cTq78w
SoJo Clothing Co: www.sojoclothing.com
ENEMBE LLC: https://bit.ly/3fQ1njk
IJ Polson: https://bit.ly/39PFs8i
BAM Apparel: www.mybamwear.com
ALL CAPS Art Gallery: https://bit.ly/31TTKQR
Kool Rings Mate: https://bit.ly/3rYM8ae
Treeluxycreations: https://bit.ly/3dHVsKm
K7 Pottery: https://bit.ly/2PCuZG8
Tai Lee Photography: https://taileephotography.com/
Sarah Ann’s Art: www.SarahAnnsArt.com
South Pacific Island Art: https://bit.ly/2QUKfi1
Concrete Deco-Utah: https://bit.ly/3noWKyt
Greenleaf Gourds & Greenhouse: greenleafgourds.com
Activity List:
Caricatures: https://bit.ly/3mm3VHk
The Birdwatchers Band: www.facebook.com/thebirdwatchers.band
Baloon Artist: https://www.facebook.com/partypipeline
Plein Air Artist: https://www.facebook.com/NeenaPlant

Check out the Facebook Event for more information! 

Parent & Pirate Date Night @ South Jordan City Park Softball Fields
May 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Parent & Pirate Date Night @ South Jordan City Park Softball Fields | South Jordan | Utah | United States

Parent & Pirate Date Night

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for the Parent & Pirate Date Night.

$20 Per Resident Couple | $25 Per Non-Resident Couple | $10 Each Additional Child

Prices Include:
Photo Opportunities • Inflatable Pirate Sword • Coin Purse • Light Refreshments

Sign up for a 90-minute time slot starting between 4 pm and 7 pm. Parents will help their pirates (children) make a coin purse, and then go on an escape-room-type treasure hunt, enjoy interactions with Captain Hook and Peter Pan, riddles with Mermaids, and playing on a life-sized pirate ship. Each pirate will also get their very own inflatable sword.

Register at register.sjc.utah.gov
Masks will be required and provided.

May
12
Wed
2021
Write Around SoJo – Writing Contest @ Online Contest
May 12 @ 8:00 am – Jul 8 @ 12:00 pm

Rules and Guidelines

  • $10 resident/$20 non-resident registration fee is due by Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm. Register at register.sjc.utah.gov.
  • 5,000 words or less
  • Categories include: works of poetry, short stories, first chapters, and personal essays
  • Each category will be divided into two groups: youth (12-17) and adults (18+)
  • Only one entry per author will be accepted
  • Submissions should
    • Be in .doc, .docx, or .rtf format
    • Use a 12-point standard font (Times New Roman or Courier)
    • Be double spaced with one-inch margins
    • Unpublished works only
  • Works may NOT include:
    • Discriminatory Content (ableism, racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia, etc.)
    • Copyrighted Materials
    • Overly Controversial Content

Judging Criteria

  • Submissions will be scored on a scale of 1 to 10 in the following categories:
    • Originality
    • Writing style (voice)
    • Plot Structure
    • Characterization
    • Quality of writing
    • Grammar
  • Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each category.

Submit Entry Here

  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf.

Jun
2
Wed
2021
Art with Nancy : 2nd – 6th grade @ South Jordan Community Center
Jun 2 @ 4:15 pm – Nov 10 @ 5:15 pm

 

Art Class with Nancy is a monthly, creativity-based, four-class, art course for boys and girls ages 2nd-6th grade. Each month focuses on a new project. For more information please visit www.artclasswithnancy.com

Sign up early, space is limited! Register online at register.sjc.utah.gov! Register under Activities for Registration – Arts Programming – Art Class with Nancy.

JUNE CLASSES: Still Life/Stuffed Animals – June 2, 9, 16, & 23 Important: (Parents are asked to supply their child with – a set of Colored pencils, a set of Colored Markers, and an 8 count Water Color Paint Set)

JULY CLASSES: Fiber Art – July 7, 14, 21, & 28  Important: (Parents are asked to supply their child with – white, cotton, t-shirt they will need to bring Sharpie Markers in their choice of colors) 

)SEPTEMBER CLASSES: Animal Art – September 1, 8, 15, & 22  Important: (Parents are asked to supply their child with – a set of Colored pencils, a set of Colored Markers, and an 8 count Water Color Paint Set)

Please see www.artclasswithnancy.com for details. Class Schedule: Day 1: Draw, Day 2: Paint, Day 3: Draw, Day 4: Paint **There are no makeup classes so students must attend all classes to keep up with the schedule**

The instructor will provide – Hand Sanitizer, Cleaning Supplies, Water Bowls, Paper Towels, Paint Brushes, and Instruction. TUITION REDUCED to $40.00 to compensate for students bringing their own supplies.

COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. If your child is sick, please keep them home. Follow proper hygiene guidelines – soap or hand sanitizer will be provided in the classroom. Parents must stay in the car and students will be spaced 6ft from other students.