Shine a Light on Government
Thursday, March 10
A rushed attempt to rewrite Utah’s 20-year-old open-government records law resulted in a citizen backlash that has forced a recall of the bill. Regardless, activists are rallying at the Capitol to let legislators know that good policymaking can’t be rushed simply to cut out the public’s input.
Utah Capitol, 350 N. State, March 10, 6-10 p.m., contact Cherise Udell at email@example.com for more info.
Friday, March 11
Get a recap of this session’s legislative activity from those with their hands on the wheel of the sausage grinder. You can pose questions about immigration, taxes and education straight to legislative leadership. Forum panelists include Speaker of the House Rep. Becky Lockhart, R-Provo; Senate President Michael Waddoups, R-Taylorsville; House Minority Leader David Litvack, D-Salt Lake City; and Senate Minority Leader, Ross Romero, D-Salt Lake City.
Hinckley Institute of Politics, 260 S. Central Campus Drive, University of Utah, March 11, 10:45-11:45 a.m., Hinckley.Utah.edu
Big Fabulous Dress Resale Event
Saturday, March 12
Salt Lake City’s Christ United Methodist Church is holding a dress resale event where local sellers can sell their finest shoes, dresses, evening gowns, prom dresses and other fashionable attire. Thirty percent of the proceeds will go to help charities supported by the United Methodist women and youth.
Christ United Methodist Church, 2375 E. 3300 South, March 12, 7 a.m.-9 p.m., 801-486-5473, ChristMethodistChurch.net