Come celebrate the beginning of summer reading with the FREE kickoff party hosted by the County Library services. The party will be held at Veteran’s Memorial Park, located at 1985 West 7800 South on Saturday, June 11 from noon to 6:00 p.m. Some of the fun events planned are:
• Musical entertainment by the rock band Contagious, teen battle of the bands winner Stranger than Danger, and our headliners, the barbershop show chorus The Saltaires.
• An exciting performance by poet and award-winning poetry slam artist Jesse Parent.
• Performances by the jump rope team Just Jumpin, Princess Amerah, and The Yo-Yo man.
• Get your pictures taken with roving mascots like the Library’s own Talula, KUED characters, Star Wars characters, Red Robin and more.
• There will be lawn activities including the Jumpin Jims 45′ obstacle course, animals by Utah Pony Party, Hula Hoop demonstrations by Salty Hoops Boutique, games and demonstrations by the Utah Quidditch Association and ZUMBA exercise with Anna Zanarini.
• Kids’ crafts will be going on all day under the pavilion.