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Free Summer Dance Class for Parkinson's Disease, through the Summer on Tuesdays from 9-10AM at the University of Utah Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex

Utah Symphony at the Waterfall, Wednesday, July 1 at 6:30pm, Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, Utah

Symphony Under the Stars, Friday, July 3 at 8:00pm, Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E Snowbasin Rd, Huntsville, Utah 84317

Utah International Music Academy & Helen Taylor Johannesen International Piano Competition, July 20 - July 29, David P. Gardner Hall, School of Music, University of Utah, Application Deadline: June 30

6th Annual 4th of July @ Sugarhouse Park, Saturday July 4, 10:00am - 11:00pm

July 4th Weekend in Park City, Jul 3 at 3:00pm to Jul 4 at 11:00pm, Park City Mountain Resort

Salt Lake City Library free summer outdoor concert series "Concerts By The Creek", (starts Jun. 17, 2015), the amphitheater of the Anderson-Foothill Branch

Canyons Resort Free Saturday Summer Concert Series, July 11 & 25, August 1, 15 & 22, September 5, Park City, Utah

Timpanogos Music Festival, Saturday, July 25, at 12:00pm - 11:00pm, Mt. Timpanogos Park, Orem, Utah, Free Admission

Salt Lake Shakespeare presents "Twelfth Night", July 9 - 19, 2015, Babcock Theatre

Performance Calendar of 2014 - 2015 Season, Department of Ballet , University of Utah 

Performance Calendar of 2014 - 2015 Season, Department of Modern Dance , University of Utah

Natural History Museum of Utah 2015 Lecture Series

College of Fine Arts, University of Utah

In This Preschool, Kids Can Play in the Puddles

Like your local Chuck E. Cheese's, this inventive new preschool in Kumamoto City, Japan is where a kid can be a kid. Instead of enticing ticket games or pizza parties, toddler students get something even better: the freedom to play and jump around in rain puddles to their heart's content. The new Dai-ichi Yochien school, conceived by Japanese architecture firm Hibino Sekkei, features a courtyard that accumulates rain water during a storm to create a pool of sorts where kids can play afterwards. According to Spoon + Tomago, the space can transform into a badminton or softball court on dry days and an ice skating ring during the winter.

The rest of the facility is pretty cool, too, adopting the very en vogue concept of "open plan" interiors where classes are loosely partitioned by furniture— this look is faithfully and adorably adapted in the restroom as well.

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