Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Park Movie 9/2/11

Friday, September 2nd
(Can you believe it is already September!!!)
Movie in the Park
Community Center Park
450 E. Community Center Drive, Washington, UT
Showing Despicable Me.
Movie starts at dusk. Bring a blanket and snacks!

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Peach Days

Peach Days 2011
Hurricane, Utah
Friday, September 2nd
10am - Peach Days Open
  • Displays and quilt show
  • Food Vendors (Very yummy!)
  • Candy cannon and pioneer games
  • Kiddie carnival
  • Free Peach Days photos
Noon - Continuous entertainment on 2 stages
4pm - Ice cream eating contest
6pm - Pizza eating contest
8:30pm - Movie in the park

Saturday, September 3rd
6:15am - 12K Fun Run
6:30am - Hurricane Canal Trail Trek (strenuous - moderate)
8:00am - Hurricane Canal Trail Trek (easy level)
9:00am - Parade (starts at 400 south & Main, travels north to 100 south, west to 300 west, then south to  
               300 south, ending at red brick church)
After parade - same activities as Friday.
10am -1pm - Home Depot Kids Kit Activity (FREE, but limited # of kits)
2-5pm - Fiddling Contest
2:00pm - Peaches and creme eating contest
5:00pm - Spaghetti eating contest
5:00pm - Peach cook off
7:00pm - Rodeo
9:30pm - Fireworks

More info at Peach Days.

Youth Fishing

Youth Fishing Program
Youth ages 6-13 learn about casting, equipment, and maintenance of streams, lakes, and other bodies of water. Fishing poles and tackle boxes are provided and are available for use by all registered youth.
My 4-year old son participated during the last program and loved it. They let him participate even though he was younger and he caught fish! It turned into a great time for the whole family. I highly recommend this class.
Dates: Wednesdays & Saturdays beginning September 14, 2011 through Saturday, October 1, 2011
Location: Razor Ridge Urban Fishery (in Washington near Coral Canyon)
Register: On-line at Washington City Sports or at the Washington City Community Center.
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 9, 2011

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Concert 8/29/11

Bless the Fall

Monday, August 29, 2011 @6:30pm

Playing at the Electric Theater, 37 S. Tabernacle, St. George

$5 in advance $7 at the door

Summit Family Night 8/27/11

Summer Family Fun Night @ Summit Athletic Club
Saturday, August 27, 2011
BBQ, music, swimming, tennis, games, & prizes.
$1 per person.
Call 435-628-5000 for more information.

Monday, August 22, 2011

Enterprise Corn Festival

2 Park Movies 8/26/11

August 26, 2011
2 Free Movies in Parks!
Ivins: Movie in the Park At the Ivins City Park baseball field. Starting at approximately 8:30pm.
Showing: Mulan Bring a blanket and snacks!
St. George: Sunset on the Square Outdoor Movie Starts at dusk.
Showing Goonies. Bring a blanket and snacks.

Friday, August 19, 2011

Youth Flag Football

Youth Flag Football in St. George
Start Date: Starting the week of September 26. Play will be held at Little Valley Park
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 2
Fee: $27/youth
Age: 3rd-6th grade
Iddy Biddy Flag Football
Start Date: Starting the week of September 26. Play will be held at Little Valley Park
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 2
Fee: $27/youth
Age: K-2nd grade

Start Smart Flag Football
Start Date: Saturday, October 8. Play will be held at Worthen Park
Registration Deadline: Monday, October 3
Fee: $25/youth
Age: 3-5 years 
St. George Recreation Division
285 South 400 East

Youth Gymnastics

Acro Gymnastic/Tumbling Class
Date: Saturday, August 27 (5-wks)
Time: 10:00am Beginner/Intermediate levels; 11:00am Intermediate/Advance levels
Location: St George Recreation Center
Fee: $36/youth
Age: 5 and older
Instructor: Teresa

Lil Roller Tumbling Class
Date: Tuesday, August 30 (4-wks)
Time: 9:15-10:00 am
Location: St George Recreation Center
Fee: $20/youth
Age: 3-6 years
Instructor: Susan
St. George Recreation Division
285 South 400 East

Dixie State Athletic Club

Dixie State Storm Chasers

The Storm Chasers Kid's Club is comprised of 
Red Storm fans ages 1-12. The club allows members to get an up close experience with Dixie State student-athletes and coaches. The cost to be a Storm Chaser is only $10 a year!

• Free admission to all Dixie State home athletic events
• Official Storm Chasers T-Shirt
• Birthday greeting from Big Dee
• Opportunity to meet Dixie State student-athletes and coaches
•  Invitation to exclusive, members only events (dates to be announced)
• Opportunity to greet the athletes as they run out of the football
and basketball tunnels and be on the field for the baseball and
softball National Anthems (dates to be announced)
• Much more!

To become a Storm Chaser,  visit
www.dixieathletics.com, click on the Storm Chasers link  and fill out the membership form or call (435)879-4295.

Please mail all completed membership forms to:
                        Dixie State Storm Chasers
                        Burns Arena
                        225 S. 700 E.

                        St. George, UT 84770

Cedar Breaks Anniversary

Cedar Breaks National Monument 77th Anniversary Celebration
August 20-21, 2011

Events include a reading of the proclamation that made Cedar Breaks a National Monument and a special movie night complete with popcorn. There will also be a visit from Martin Tyner, founder of the Southwest Wildlife Foundation, who will give an informal wildlife program accompanied by his Golden Eagle, Prairie Falcon, and Harris Hawk. If you ever wanted to get up close to some of the world’s most powerful birds and learn their life history from Utah’s best loved environmental educator, this is an opportunity that should not be missed.
Call 435-586-0787 for more detailed information.

Groove Merchants Concert

Groove Merchants

Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 8pm
Located at the Tanner Amphitheater on Lion Ave in Springdale, UT 
High-Energy Hits: The best music from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s with today’s millennial music .

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Scout Merit Badges

SCOUTING Merit Badge Pow Wow
Saturday, August 20, 2011
Located at the Washington City Community Center. Scouts can choose to ear 2 Merit Badges; one badge in the morning and one in the afternoon. This event is open to the first 200 scouts! Lunch will be provided.

The following Merit Badges are available:
  • First Aid
  • Photography & Fingerprinting (taught together as one and count as single choice)
  • Lifesaving
  • Citizenship in the World
  • Wilderness Survival
  • Sports
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Climbing
  • Swimming

    Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Cost: Scouts, $20/Member or $22/Non Members; Scout Masters  $5
    Register: Front Desk at the WCCC
    For more information call 435-656-6360.
          Find WCCC on facebook!

Artist Meet & Greet

Tom Judd Artist Reception

Friday, August 19, 2011 from 7-9 pm
"Lost Highway" Exhibit
Located at the Sears Art Gallery, Eccles Fine Arts Center, DSC.
Meet and Greet is Free!

Ivins Park Movie

Ivins Movie in the Park
Friday, August 19, 2011
Located at the Ivins City Park baseball field.
Starting at approximately 8:30pm.
Showing: The Shaggy Dog (2006 version)
Bring a blanket and snacks!

Free Musical Performance

Santa Clara Friends

Friday, August 19, 2011 at 7 pm
Part of the Tabernacle Music Series.
Located at Main & Tabernacle in St. George, UT.
Harmony Chorus
Ten female friends blend their voices to perform Broadway Tunes and familiar Oldies. Free!

Thank you http://www.dixietoday.com/

Monday, August 15, 2011

Helper Art/Music Festival

Helper Arts & Music Festival in Helper, Utah
August 18-21, 2011
Events include:
·        Music
·        Plein Air (Open Air) Competition
·        Sculpture Slap – 8 ½ hours to sculpt in front of everyone
·        Playwright Competition
·        Car Show
·        Kids Art Yard
·        And much more
Visit www.helperartsandmusicfestival.com for more information about events and exhibits.

Western Legends Roundup

August 18-20, 2011
Visit Kanab “Utah’s Little Hollywood” for the Annual Western Legends Roundup!
Autographs of the starts, rodeo, film festival, bus tours, street fair, parade, FREE kid activities, and so much more.
Go to http://www.westernlegendsroundup.com/ for a schedule of events, a list of the stars, and directions.

Youth Flag Football

Youth Flag Football League
All youth grades 1-6 are invited to participate in Washington City’s Youth Flag Football League. Participants are required to wear the prescribed Washington City Recreation reversible jersey.
Register: On-line at washingtoncity.org/sports or at the Washington City Community Center
Register Deadline: Saturday, August 20, 2011
Dates: Saturdays beginning September 10, 2011
Location: Veteran’s Park, 111 N. 100 E., Washington
Cost: $25 Residents of Washington City/ $30 Non-Residents

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Festival of Flavors 8/13/11

Festival of Flavors & Brewfest
Brian Head, Utah
August 12-13, 2011

Enjoy Utah's finest beers, spirits, and wines!
There will be outdoor entertainment, music, local artisans, vendors, and KID entertainment!
Learn more at: http://www.fofbrewfest.com/

Star Party 8/12/11

Perseids Meteor Shower and Star Party
August 12, 2011
At Cedar Breaks National Monument in Cedar City, UT

The Perseids provides a spectacular light show every year. The shower will peak in the early morning hours of August 13th, with as many as 60 meteors per hour. Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, and a thermos to Point Supreme and enjoy the show.

More info at: http://www.nps.gov/cebr/index.htm

Outdoor Movie 8/12/11

Sunset on the Square Outdoor Movie
Friday, August 12, 2011
Starts at dusk at the town square in St. George, UT.
Bring a blanket and snacks. FREE event!
Showing: Megamind

Youth Flag Football

City of St. George Youth Flag Football
  • Smart Start Flag Football for 3-5 year olds. Saturdays at Vernon Worthen Park. Cost is $25 and parental participation is required.
  • Iddy Bitty Leagues for K-2nd Graders and Regular Leagues for 3-6th Graders Cost is $27 per child. Games held at the Fields at Little Valley.
Register on-line at: www.activityreg.com
After August 19, 2011 $5 will be added for late registration.
Stop by the St. George Rec Center for more info.

Friday, August 5, 2011

Washington County Fair

Park Concert 8/8/11

Concert in the Park
Monday, August 8, 2011

@ Vernon Worthen Park 300 S. 400 E. St. George, UT
Starts at 7:30pm
Featuring: Sam Payne/Cheri Call, Contemporary Folk

Sponsored by the Utah Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the City of St. George, Concert in the Park 2011 Series is free to the public. Don't miss the second Monday of each month through September. Park seating is available, bring blankets, lawn chairs, food and the family. For more information call 627-4525.

Free Gardening Worksheet

“Fall Into Vegetable Gardening” Gardening Workshop
August 6th from 10-11am
August 10th from 4-5pm
 One of the benefits of living in southern Utah is the long growing season. Learn how to make this climate work for you and your vegetables. Workshop is FREE and held at the Tonaquint Nature Center 1851 Dixie Dr. Space is limited so please call 435-673-3617 to reserve your spot.

Foster Care BBQ Change

The Foster Care Awareness Community BBQ has changed dates and venue.
Saturday, September 17 · 4:00pm - 8:00pm
@ Nisson Park 251 W. Telegraph or 30 South 200 West, Washington, Utah
I will blog more when the event gets closer.
Find Country Cottage Foster Care on Facebook.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Cedar City Family Festival

Cedar City Family Festival
Friday, August 5-6, 2011
Schedule of Events
12:00 p.m. Festival Begins at Main Street Park
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Talent Show at park
 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Basketball and Wiffleball Tournaments
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Brian Strassman Band Concert
8:00 - 8:30 p.m. Cedar City Family Feud
9:00 p.m.  Free Family Movie at Main Street Park
8:00 a.m.  Family Run/Walk Begins at Main Street Park
10:00 a.m. Red Wagon Parade down Main Street
11:00 a.m.  Events begin at Main Street Park:
                 Family Competition Winners Awarded
12:00 p.m. Community Picnic at Main Street Park
5:00 p.m.  Park Ativitities and Entertainment Finish
6:30 p.m. Guest Speaker and Family of the Year Awarded at Cedar High School Auditorium
Learn more about this awesome event at: http://www.cedarcityfamilyfestival.info/

Park Movie 8/5/11

Friday, August 5, 2011 
Movie in the Park
Community Center Park in Washington, UT
450 E. Community Center Drive
Showing Antz. Movie starts at dusk.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

$1 Movie

Coral Cliff Cinema 8’s Summer Kid Shows
Tuesday & Wednesday, August 2 & 3, 2011
Shown at 10am both days for only $1 a ticket!
This week showing: Ramona & Beezus