Jun
1
Mon
2020
SoJo Summerfest Chalk Art Contest and Stroll @ West Riverfront Park
Jun 1 @ 7:00 am – Jun 2 @ 9:00 pm

 

This event is for both artists and residents. Once the art is complete, residents can stroll past the beautiful displays starting on June 3rd.

For artists, Chalk Art Contest supplies can be picked up on Monday, June 1 and June 2 at the South Jordan Community Center, 10778 S. Redwood Rd. South Jordan, Utah 84095.

Contest Rules & Regulations
1. Registration will only be accepted online at register.sjc.utah.gov.

2. $20 registration is due on or before May 15, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Registration after May 15, 2020 is $20 and a t-shirt is NOT guaranteed.

3. The registration fee provides each team/individual: 1 tote, 1 t-shirt, and 1 box of thin chalk.
-The surface is more bumpy and rough than average sidewalk concrete – we strongly encourage you to bring extra chalk with you if possible.
-Additional chalk may be available upon request, while supplies last, but is not guaranteed. Square Size: Adults – 6ft x 6ft and Youth – 5ft x 5ft

4. Categories:
-Adult (18+), Teen (13-17), and Child (12 & under)
-Teams will be assigned an age category based on the oldest team member. Teams can ONLY consist of two people who live in the same household.

5. South Jordan City Staff reserve the right to disqualify any artwork that is deemed inappropriate.

6. If the artwork is not your own idea, please give credit to the original source.

7. Photos of the artwork will be taken and may be used for advertising and voting purposes.

8. Judging:
-All chalk art will be judged on Wednesday, June 3, regardless of completion.
-Use your time and space wisely. All decisions of the judges are final.
-Chalk art will be judged on Originality, Creativity, and Overall Artistic Impression.

9. Awards: Announced on the City of South Jordan Facebook page on Friday, June 5.

**This program is sponsored by the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program.**

 

SoJo Summerfest in a Box
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

10:00 am – 7:00 pm – While supplies last

10778 S. Redwood Road

Come pick up a box of fun activities for you and your family. Each box is designed for a family of 5, families of 6 or more can pick up two boxes.

Proof of South Jordan City residency is required to receive a box.

Boxes will be offered to South Jordan Residents on Monday June 1 and any remaining will be offered for pickup to non-residents on Tuesday June 2.

Box 1 Box 2 Box 3
3 Pieces of Chalk
Letter Stencil
Bubble Concentrate
Bubble Wand
Magic Water Balloons
Temporary Tattoos
Ball & Mit Game (Lighted Ball)
Binoculars
Temporary Tattoos
Kickball
Hopscotch Puck
Temporary Tattoos

 

Jun
3
Wed
2020
SoJo Summerfest Virtual Mermaid Craft @ Virtual
Jun 3 all-day

Under the sea, everything is…craftier? On Wednesday, June 3rd, our SoJo Mermaids will be on video teaching viewers how to make special mermaid play dough.

Jun
5
Fri
2020
SoJo Summerfest Float N’ Floats
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm 

Enter from 2200 W. and Park Road, or 11010 S. and Redwood Rd.

How about a parade, but in reverse! In this event, you pull up to get a refreshing root beer float (while supplies last) to enjoy as you ride in your vehicle past fantastic floats.

Jun
6
Sat
2020
SoJo Summerfest Best In SoJo Pet Show @ Virtual
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

 Watch our Best in SoJo Pet Show, hosted by Mayor Dawn Ramsey and Mrs. Utah 2020 on Saturday, June 6th at 9:00 am for the winners here and on the City’s Facebook page.

Join us live for the Best in SoJo Pet Show! Thanks for participating and congrats to all the winners. Don’t miss this “petacular” event!

Oct
6
Tue
2020
Museum Mashup: Ghost Buddy Bingo @ Gale Center
Oct 6 – Oct 31 all-day
Museum Mashup: Ghost Buddy Bingo @ Gale Center | South Jordan | Utah | United States

October Museum Mashup
Ghost Buddy Bingo
October 6-31
Free reservation required
Halloween costumes welcome!

Reserve Your Time

Nov
2
Mon
2020
Museum Mashup: The Great Turkey Escape @ Gale Center
Nov 2 – Nov 30 all-day
Museum Mashup: The Great Turkey Escape @ Gale Center | South Jordan | Utah | United States

November Museum Mashup
The Great Turkey Escape
November 2-30

Don’t let the Gale Center closure stop you from enjoy the fun games at The Great Turkey Escape! Download these fun games at home and have some fun with your family.

Activity Instructions

Thanksgiving Simon Says

Thanksgiving Flashcards

Thanksgiving Coloring Pages

Turkey Dinner Matching Game

Dec
1
Tue
2020
Museum Mashup: Yuletide Fun @ At Home
Dec 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Museum Mashup: Yuletide Fun @ At Home | South Jordan | Utah | United States

December Museum Mashup
Yuletide Fun
December 1-31

Join Christmas helpers around the world with these fun digital downloads from the Gale Center. Learn about Christmas traditions in other countries, play a holiday matching game, and color four different winter-themed pages. Free and available through December 31st.

Instructions: download the attachments and print on your home printer. Be sure to check the activity after downloading to see if you need to print double sided!

Christmas Helpers

Yuletide Fun Coloring Book

Yuletide Fun Matching Game

Jan
1
Fri
2021
Museum Mashup: Map Your World @ At Home
Jan 1 – Jan 31 all-day
Museum Mashup: Map Your World @ At Home | South Jordan | Utah | United States

January Museum Mashup
Map Your World
January 1-31

Utah is a great place to explore. Learn more about maps and some fun places to explore in Utah. Free and available through January 31st.

Instructions: download the attachments and print on your home printer. Be sure to check the activity after downloading to see if you need to print double sided!

Map Learning Booklet

Utah Seek and Find

Neighborhood Map Builder

 

Feb
1
Mon
2021
Museum Mashup: Paint a Pebble @ At Home
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
Museum Mashup: Paint a Pebble @ At Home | South Jordan | Utah | United States

February Museum Mashup
Paint a Pebble
February 1-28

This month, learn how to dot paint a pebble to share with your friends. Painting instructions, painting ideas, and Valentine’s card templates will be free and available throughout February on the Gale Center’s webpage.

If you have paint and rocks available at home, we encourage you to use your own! There are a limited number of free supplies available at the Gale Center, while supplies last.

Museum Mashup at the Gale Center is funded in part by a grant from Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, & Parks. This activity is also part of the ZAP Virtual Adventure Bingo. Get your Bingo board at ZAPisYou.org.

Instructions: download the attachments and print on your home printer. Be sure to check the activity after downloading to see if you need to print double sided!

DIY Paint a Pebble Instructions

Valentine’s Coloring Page

Valentine’s Day Card Printing Instructions

To print your Valentine’s Day cards, download the PDF file. There are two postcard size cards in each file. To save paper, change your printer settings to print 2×1 so both cards print on the same page! Add a personal message and deliver to your Valentine!

Valentine’s Day Card 1
Valentine’s Day Card 2