Downtown Farmers Market
Saturdays, June 13-Oct. 17
There’s nothing like summer community service. It does a body good, like biting into a fresh apple. So why not get a little vitamin Activism by volunteering at the Downtown Farmers Market? After a short training session, you can help food-stamp recipients get tokens for the purchase of good local, organic fare.
Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 West, Saturday June 13-Oct. 17, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 801-359-5118, contact email@example.com
Juneteenth and Loving Day Celebration
Saturday, June 13
The Minority Law Caucus is throwing a civil-rights celebration twofer this Saturday: Loving Day celebrates the Supreme Court’s banning of state laws that prohibited interracial marriage and Juneteenth is in remembrance of the 13th amendment that repealed slavery. The event is a potluck lunch open to all who feel like celebrating some of our country’s most pivotal landmark moments in civil-rights history.
SugarHouse Park, 1300 E. 2100 South., June 13, 3-7p.m., 801- 842-8021, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We Shall Remain: Continuing the Dialogue
Monday, June 15
The Salt Lake Film center will be offering up a great film, Exile, about the American Indian community moving apart and a subsequent coming together by the exiles of Southwestern reservations. Come enjoy the movie and take part in a discussion after the film about issues affecting Utah’s first peoples.
Salt Lake City Public Library, 210 E. 400 South, June 15, 7 p.m., 801-746- 7000, SLCFilmCenter.org