Your town in brief: Free photography class, residential cleanup

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Cottonwood Heights

Fun with photography • The Cottonwood Heights Arts Council is hosting a free photography class on Saturday, April 6, at 10:30 a.m. Photographer Jacob Bruner will teach the two-hour session in Whitmore Library's auditorium, 2197 E. Fort Union Blvd., as preparation for the city's April photo contest, themed "A Spring Day in Cottonwood Heights."


Sprucing up the neighborhood • Spring has arrived and Wasatch Front Waste and Recyling, formerly called Salt Lake County Sanitation, is offering its annual residential cleanup between May 23 and June 12. To find out when a particular neighborhood is scheduled, go to and enter an address at the top of the page.

Salt Lake City

What have you got to lose? • ABC's "Extreme Makeover Weight Loss Edition" invites residents who need to shed at least 50 percent of their body weight to participate in a casting call on Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club, 968 E. Sugarmont Drive. Prospective contestants for the network TV show are asked to bring a non-returnable photo with them to the casting call. For more information, go to www.extrememakeover