Things to do: South Valley

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NOV. 8-14

The Music Man

Copper Hills High School will present "The Music Man." Tickets can be purchased or at the door.

When • , Nov. 8-10, 7 p.m., Nov. 12, 7 p.m.

Where • Copper Hills High School, 5445 New Bingham Highway, West Jordan

Tickets • $7

Backpacking the Grand Canyon

Join REI Adventures Grand Canyon Backpacking Guides Tom and Todd, as they take us on a pictorial journey through one of the natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. Visit or call 801-501-0850 for information.

When • Nov. 13, 7 p.m.

Where • REI - Sandy, 230 W. 10600 South, Sandy

Tickets • Free

Healthy Homemade Food for Kids

Students can discover techniques to secretly include more healthy veggies and accommodate common diet allergies.

When • Nov. 8, 6-8 p.m.

Where • Gygi, 3500 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $51; visit

An Evening with Carrie Fisher

The Utah Film Center will honor actress, author and mental health advocate Carrie Fisher with the Peek Award for Disability in Media.

When • Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Children ages 8+ are welcome; $50-$150; visit

Salt Lake Freedom Film and Storytelling Festival 2012l

The Salt Lake Freedom Film and Storytelling Festival, a daylong celebration of the art of telling stories and moviemaking. For more information, call 801-532-2766.

When • Nov. 10, 7:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m.

Where • Post Theatre, 245 S. Fort Douglas Blvd., Salt Lake City

Tickets • Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions available for $5 for adults and $3 for children per session.

Donut Dash 5K - Utah Heritage Foundation Fundraiser

The Donut Dash is 5K race to benefit Utah Heritage Foundation. At the turn around point, runners will have the opportunity to eat donut holes and receive a time deduction for the number of donut holes eaten. For more information visit

When • Nov. 10, 9 a.m.

Where • Utah State Capitol Building, 300 N. State, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $25; visit—-to-benefit-utah-heritage-foundation-2012 to register

Movie: To Kill a Mockingbird

Turner Classic Movies will present Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. Visit for a list of Cinemark theaters presenting the movie.

When • Nov. 11, 7 p.m.

Where • Cinemark Century 16 Salt Lake, 125 E. 3300 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $9.50-$10.50