Mar
1
Mon
2021
Museum Mashup: Museum Madness @ At Home
Mar 1 – Mar 31 all-day

March Museum Mashup
Museum Madness
March 1-31

 

Vote for your favorite South Jordan historical photos!

 

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
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
1
Thu
2021
Museum Mashup: Nature Walk @ At Home
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Museum Mashup: Nature Walk @ At Home | South Jordan | Utah | United States

April Museum Mashup
Nature Walk
April 1-30

Celebrate the earth all month long with the Gale Center’s April activity, Nature Walk. Nature Walk is a free download with Backyard Bingo, spring coloring sheets, and word searches. They are available throughout April.

Coloring Pages
Egg Hunt Coloring Page
Botanicals Coloring Page
Signs of Spring Coloring Page

Word Searches
Utah Word Search
Nature Word Search

Bingo
Backyard Bingo

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
Apr
30
Fri
2021
Arbor Day @ Midas Pond
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Arbor Day @ Midas Pond | South Jordan | Utah | United States
Celebrate Arbor Day by volunteering to help plant trees at the Midas Pond on the Jordan River Trail. There will be prize giveaways and educational materials available. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
Midas Pond
11267 S. River Front Pkwy
South Jordan, UT 84095
May
1
Sat
2021
Annual Spring Cleanup & Shred Event @ Parking Lot North of Public Works Building
May 1 – May 31 all-day
Annual Spring Cleanup & Shred Event @ Parking Lot North of Public Works Building | South Jordan | Utah | United States

SPRING CLEANUP:

Dates and Time: Every Tuesday and Thursday during the month of May from 7:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. In addition to those dates, we will also be including two Saturdays which will be Saturday, May 15th and Saturday, May 22nd from 7:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Location: 10960 S Park Road (1800 W). Next to the Animal Shelter.

We CANNOT accept any of the following materials –

  • Construction Garbage
  • Tires
  • Household Hazardous Waste (paint, fertilizers, chemicals, batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, etc.)

E-Waste WILL be accepted.

*Unloading will be unassisted by staff with this free service. No drop-offs will be allowed after 3:00 P.M.

SHRED EVENT (Free confidential document shredding):

Date and Time: Saturday, May 22nd from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Location: 10960 S Park Road (1800 W). Next to the Animal Shelter.

**These services will only be available to South Jordan Residents. Proof of residency is required.**

Museum Mashup: Fire Breathing Dragon @ At Home
May 1 – May 31 all-day
Museum Mashup: Fire Breathing Dragon @ At Home | South Jordan | Utah | United States

May Museum Mashup
Fire Breathing Dragon
May 1-31

Make a fun fire breathing dragon windsock to play with this summer. Craft packets will be available throughout May at the Gale Center while supplies last. Our webpage has a supply list and instructions, if you prefer to visit us virtually! It will also have more fun downloads for the month of May.

Museum Mashup at the Gale Center is funded in part by a grant from Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, & Parks. Thank you!

Coloring Pages

Dragon Coloring Page Kingdom
Dragon Coloring Page Ride
Dragon Coloring Page Pizza

Craft Instructions

Fire Breathing Dragon Supply List
Fire Breathing Dragon Instructions

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! 

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.