This year’s annual Summer Reading Kickoff Party will be on Saturday, June 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Viridian Event Center and Veterans Memorial Park in West Jordan. There will be free live music, entertainers, activities, exhibitors, a giant inflatable playground, train ride and crafts for the kids. West Jordan Police will be on hand with and the West Jordan Fire Department will have a fire truck and ambulance available for kids to explore. You can also sign up for the Summer Reading program at the party. Families are invited to bring blankets and a picnic lunch to enjoy in the park, or purchase lunch from food trucks. Everyone can start the day with the Fun Run in the park which includes 5K and 10K Family Fun Run at 8:30 a.m. and a one mile Family Walk at 9:30 a.m. This is presented in partnership with West Jordan City, and you can register for the Fun Run at WJordan.com.
Courtesy of Salt Lake County Library