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Preparatory Division String Camp, June 20-24, Ages 6-9 and 9-12. Registration deadline is May 20th. Preparatory Division, Tanner Dance and Youth Theatre Arts Passport, June 27 - July 1, Create an original performance work to be presented at the Tanner Dance Building. Preparatory Division International Piano Festival, July 26 - July 29, Musicianship, ukulele, and choir classes. University of Utah, School of Music.

Home in Their Eyes: Images and Stories of Home by Residents in Rural China, Friday, March 25 – Thursday, June 2, 2016, J. Willard Marriott Library 3rd Floor

Salt Dance Fest 2016 brings together internationally renowned dance artists and dance makers Jeanine Durning, Alex Ketley and Jennifer Nugent, along with esteemed SLC dance artists Daniel Charon, Molly Heller and Stephen Koester for two weeks of moving, collaborating, dance making and the lively exchange of ideas, June 6-17, 2016.

Summer Chamber Music Workshop, Matt Zalkind, June 26 - 30, 2016, Hasse Borup, Director, Open for serious string and piano players, age 12 - 26,  School of Music, University of Utah

University of Utah Department of Ballet Summer Intensive, June 20 - July 15, 2016. Join us for an exciting four-week ballet intensive with internationally recognized faculty and guest artists.

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Ballet, University of Utah

Performance Calendar of 2015 - 2016 Season, Department of Modern Dance, University of Utah

Natural History Museum of Utah 2015 Lecture Series

College of Fine Arts, University of Utah

Cannybots: Smart Toy Robots

Created by a dad to rescue play time from Tablets. Build like Lego, drive like a slot car, hackable, programmable, 3D Printable.

Play is an important part of healthy child development. It is through play that we develop the vital social and cognitive skills required later in life. But play time is increasingly getting confined to the virtual world of tablets. 9 out of 10 kids in the developed world have access to smart devices and they can spend up to 4 hours a day playing digital games. While digital technology like tablets has its benefits, it should not cannibalise traditional play. That is why we created Cannybots – the smart toy robot that combines the benefit of digital technology with traditional play.

Cannybots comes as a construction kit giving kids the opportunity to build their own toys. This creates a level of engagement and a sense of pride that is not found with ready-made toys. It introduces kids to programming, electronics, mechanics and design – fundamental technical skills they would need to invent the future.

For more information about this project, please visit Kickstarter, Facebook and Twitter.

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