Two weekend passes to the Gem Faire March 25, 26 and 27 at South Towne Exposition Center. Fine jewelry, gems, beads, crystals, minerals, fossils, "findings," more! GemFaire.com Email [email protected] subject: GEM FAIRE.
CATALYST Event Picks for 2/26 - 3/3
FRI 2/26 Glow Yoga to David Bowie @ Centered City Yoga. Glow-in-the-dark yoga with James Hardy. Celebrate an epic lifetime of music. 9-10:30pm (doors @ 8:30). $20 (15 adv.) 926 E. 900 S. More info.
SAT 2/27 Winter Market
@ Rio Grande. 10a-2p. CATALYST will be tabling at the Winter Market this Saturday. Drop by, say "hello," and pick up a free book ~ we've got so many, we're sharing! Pick up your week's supply of fresh bread, greens, and lots more special edibles. 300 S. Rio Grande St. More info.
SAT 2/27 Delta Snow Goose Festival
@ Gunnison Bend Reservoir, just west of Delta, Utah. Bring binoculars. Spotting scopes available. Best areas to view geese vary with time of day ~ see website. ( Sat.: 56 degrees, partly cloudy.) More info.
SAT 2/27 '80's Dance Party
@ Urban Lounge. With DJ Flash & Flare. 9p. 21 +. $4 (free before 10:30p). More info.
SUN 2/28 Live taping of the Paul Duane Show
@ Club at 50 West. See CATALYST's new columnist Paul Duane in action: He interviews an IT security expert re. the FBI and Apple and a pro-medicinal cannabis activist. Free. Bar and restaurant service available. 50 W. Broadway. More info..
MON 2/29 Sunday Morning Ecstatic Dance
@ Sugar Space Arts Warehouse. DJ. 11am-1pm. Organized by Zack Geist. Feel free to arrive late, leave early. All ages. No shoes. (Yoga class 10-11a; massage available.) Donation. 132 S. 800 W. More info.
TUES 3/1 Wild and Scenic Film Festival
@ Brewvies. 7:30p. Celebrating Wild Utah Project's 20th anniversary. $13. 677 S. 200 W. More info.
WED 3/2 CSA Open House
@ Wheeler Farm. 6p. Know your farmer, know your food. Learn about farmers and each farm's unique 2016 harvest share offerings. Free. 6351 S. 900 E. More info.
WED 3/2 Citizens' Hearing on Rep. Bishop's Public Lands Initiative
@ Orson Spencer Hall, U of U. 6:30p. Join Utah Wilderness Coalition in their own "Citizens' Hearing" in Salt Lake City. Stand up for vigorous protection of Utah's wild lands. We need to pack the room with wilderness advocates. See you there! 260 Campus Dr. Central. More info.
THURS-SUN 3/3-6 The Importance of Being Earnest
@ Babcock Theatre, U of U. 7:30p. Matinees Sat & Sun, 2p. Jack is in love with Gwendolen. Gwendolen is in love with Earnest. Algernon, who is up for a bit fun, falls for Cecily, but Cecily is also in love with Earnest... if only someone were Earnest! $18. 332 S. 1400 E. More info.
THURS 3/3 Years of Living Dangerously, documentary
@ Salt Lake Public Library. 7p. Episode 7 of the Emmy Award-winning Showtime series. Tonight: Climate, Food & Conflict, 60 min. Followed by panel discussion with Dr. Tariq Banuri and Dr. Christine Clay climate change and disruption in the Middle East. Sponsored by SLC Green, Utah Film Center and the library. Free. 210 400 S.More info.
NOTES AND BLOGS
The Aquarium Age: Feb. 24 - Mar. 1
by Ralfee Finn
Patience is the key to navigating this week's unsettled astral waters. One moment the sea is flat, the next it's alive, and before you can blink, huge waves are crashing on the shores of daily life. Don't worry-the days and nights aren't only about upset and upheaval (although given the state of the planet these days, that's always a possibility). Regular routines persist, but huge currents-emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual-continue to turn the wheel of life in directions that no one can anticipate. We are in the midst of Earth-changing social, economic and political transitions, and as we witness these massive changes, many of us are also experiencing profound personal pole shifts. It's no longer the soap opera As the World Turns." It's now As My World Tilts. And getting used to a new perspective takes time, especially when certain situations keep on spinning. Don't be fooled by those making all the fuss and sucking the air out of the room. (Read more.)
The Novice's Grimoire: Feb 25th - Mar 3rd Mystery Topic - Love, Sex & Astrology
by Z. Smith
Dear reader, welcome back to the Novice's Grimoire. The past two weeks we have covered self-love heightened through the use of Opal, and Aphrodisiacs and Love Potions' abilities to subtly seduce your love through their senses. Since this is the last week of February, let's make this our last overt post about love for some time to come. With our eyes to the midnight sky and our hands placed close to our beating hearts, let's talk about Love, Sex & Astrology. (Read more.)