Things to do: City

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NOV. 1-7

Halloween Sweet Swap

Salt Lake Dental is offering to buy back children's Halloween candy. Every child under 12 is welcome to bring candy and swap it for $1 per pound (up to 5 pounds per child). The goodies will be collected and shipped to Operation Gratitude, which makes care packages for U.S. troops overseas. Visit for information.

When • Nov. 1, 3-7 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Dental, 2120 S. 700 East #1, Salt Lake City

GoPro X-Dance Action Sports Film Festival

The best action sports filmmakers, iconic athletes and culture enthusiasts will descend upon Salt Lake City for the 13th annual GoPro X-Dance Action Sports Film Festival. Visit for information.

When • Nov. 1, 5 p.m.

Where • The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $15; $35 for the entire festival

canSURVIVE Fundraiser

Needs Beyond Medicine will sponsor the canSURVIVE fundraiser for survivors of cancer. There is no admission fee but donations are appreciated. Check out the website for further information,

When • Nov. 2, 5-9:30 p.m.

Where • Radisson Hotel, 215 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free but donations accepted


Girls on the Run will present Lunafest, a traveling film festival of award winning short films by, for and about women. The film showing will include nine short inspirational films. Tickets are available at

When • Nov. 2, 7-10 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake City Public Library - Main, 210 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $25;

Nepali Culture Night

The Nepalese Association of Utah will present its Nepali Culture Night Festival 2012. Tickets can be purchased at

When • Nov. 3, 5 p.m.

Where • Historic Murray Theatre, 4949 S. State, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $20; $25 at the door

Heated Power Vinyasa Yoga Beginner Series

Salt Lake Power Yoga will present its Baptiste Beginner Series. Get in on the ground-floor with our New-To-Baptiste Yoga program designed especially for beginners and those looking to go deeper through more detailed, hands-on instructions. The program meets every Wednesday in Nov.. visit for information.

When • Nov. 7, 6-7:30 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Power Yoga, 250 E. 300 South, #200, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $129; Includes: Four Baptiste Beginner Workshops, free unlimited yoga during November 2012 and free copy of Baron's book Journey Into Power

Backpacking the Grand Canyon

Join REI Adventures Grand Canyon Backpacking Guides Tom and Todd, as they take us on a free pictorial journey through one of the natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. Visit or call 801-486-2100 for information.

When • Nov. 7, 7 p.m.

Where • REI - Salt Lake City, 3285 E. 3300 South, Millcreek

Tickets • Free