Piles of blankets, food, stuffed animals, books and toys are being shared with those less fortunate this holiday season, thanks to local school children.
“I selected the show because it is family friendly, fun and upbeat,” theater teacher Linze Struiksma said. “It has a small cast with simple staging and gives students the opportunity to learn how to do everything that is involved in a theater production.”
“We have already started off with one win on the girls’ side and two on the boys’ in dual meets,” Alta swimming coach Patrick Thurman said. “We may be small in numbers, but we have swimmers that want to compete.”
Cities throughout the state are joining together to educate their residents on the need for new transportation funding.
“It was an amazing place to race,” George said. “To see all the people running the race and all the fans who came out to cheer made it a very special day.”
Eastmont Middle School students welcomed about 50 veterans in the community at its first Veterans Day breakfast.
“The band definitely exceeded my expectations,” said first-year marching band director Caleb Shabestari. “They worked so amazingly hard, rehearsing more than 300 hours this fall, and that doesn’t count their individual, section and group practices.”
There’s lots of great family fun planned in Sandy. The Sandy Journal has tried to round up information on as many events as we can below.
“We do it because we serve threefold: we give dancers an opportunity to perform; we give the community affordable ballet that they can go see; and then we give opportunities for choreographers.”