Get Teed Off
The Utah Pride Center will sponsor the 11th annual Center Golf Classic this August. Registration is now open and sponsorship packets are available. Proceeds from the tournament will fund Center programming and services.
When: Aug. 22
Where: Stonebridge Golf Course, 4415 Links Dr.
Cost: $110 until Aug. 1, $125 after.
Info: Register teams and access sponsorship packets at utahpridecenter.org.
The Utah Pride Center is asking attendees at this year’s Utah Pride Festival to give feedback about their experiences in a survey located at utahpridecenter.org. Participants will be entered tow in one of two $100 gift certificates to Gastronomy, Inc. restaurants.
Kids Like Me
The Utah Pride Center has started Kids Like Me, a playgroup for gender exceptional children, and for children with a gender exceptional parent. The group’s purpose is to give these children and their parents opportunities to meet and make friends. Kids Like Me held its first party on July 7. For further updates, visit utahpridecenter.org.
A ‘Taste’ of Square Dancing
Temple Squares, Utah’s only gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender square dancing group, will hold a free evening of square dancing for beginners this August. The group teaches “gender neutral” dancing (meaning that people can dance in any position regardless of gender identity) set to pop music. It is open to singles, couples and groups of friends of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Later in the evening, caller Ross Lopton will teach lessons in more advanced square dancing.
When: Aug. 14, 7–9 p.m.
Where: The Columbus Center, 2498 S. 500 East.
Help the Animals
Utah’s only farm animal sanctuary, Ching Farm Animal Rescue & Sanctuary, will hold its 2nd annual 5K/10K “walk, run and sleep-in” to benefit the animals in its care. All donations will go towards caring for the animals and providing education about farm animal abuse.
When: Oct. 2, 8 a.m.
Where: Memory Grove, 370 North Canyon Rd.