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Moab Happenings Calendar of Events

Moab Happenings Feb 2018
Cover photo courtesy of The Moab Music Festival and The Crossroads Project
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February Events

See Yoga Class Schedules & other Healthy Classes pg 12-13B

Feb 19-22 Taiko Drumming Workshops with Tiffany Tamaribuchi- Learn Japanese style taiko drumming from a master! Beginner session on Tuesday evening, February 20; intermediate sessions Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday evenings, February 19, 21, & 22. Workshops 5:30-8pm each day. Email alicedeanguera@yahoo.com or call 206-794-9416 for info. See ad pg 15A

Feb 23 Gravel Pit Lanes - 7pm No-Tap Monte Carlo, Moab Style! Call (435) 259-4748 to reserve a spot - only 12 lanes available.1078 Millcreek Drive.

Feb 24 Moab Contra Dance- at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center, 111 E 100 North. No partner or experience needed to dance. Workshop for beginning dancers at 7:30. Live music by The Moab Community Dance Band with Peg Harty, dance caller. $7 suggested donation goes to Grand County school music program.

Feb 24-25 DOCNA Dog Agility- Dogs on Course North America will host a variety of courses for a handler & their dog to run. Dogs are handled through a series of times obstacle courses, teeter totters, tunnels, jumps and zig-zag weave poles. Spectators are welcome to watch for free, but they should leave their own dogs at home. Pre-registration is required to participate. For info: 970-261-2148

Feb 25    I ❤ Moab Give Back Event – FREE Acupuncture for Stress Relief Clinic!  Debra Cahill, DOM, LAc is doing a FREE community event on Sun. February 25th from 1-5 p,m at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center, 111 East 100 North. This is a special event to give back to the Moab community. All those who make this town great and for whom I am grateful will have an opportunity to experience the stress relieving effects of acupuncture treatment. No appointments necessary, just show up between 1:00 – 5:00 pm and experience acupuncture for FREE. Thank you Moab for supporting the Health Rising Wellness clinic for the last three years! For more information on Debra’s services at Health Rising Wellness, contact 970-242-0020 or the website www.healthrisingwellness.com The Moab office is located at 150 E. Center Rm. 105.


March Events

Mar 1 Cowboy Poetry with Rory Tyler - Castle Valley Library. FREE

Mar 2-4 Moab International Film Festival will be celebrating it’s 5th year at Star Hall in Moab. Holding true to tradition, this year’s line-up of films are internationally informative and entertaining. Showings will begin each evening at 7pm. Festival passes ($35) and tickets ($5/show) can be purchased online at moabfilmfestival.org, at the Canyonlands Copy Center, Back of Beyond Books, or at the show. Festival Partner, Homewood Suites by Marriott is offering 10% off accommodations for attendees who mention the festival when booking. Updates and information can be found at moabfilmfestival.org.


Mar 3 Off-Road Duathlon- 8K trail run & 13K mountain bike ride. Your Moab Spring Getaway! Takes place on the superb Klondike Bluffs Trails, north of Moab. It is a super fun course featuring Classic Moab Singletrack including Slickrock, Red- Dirt Trails, & scenic views of Arches National Park. For info: trainingrx.com/springtrailrun or email danelle22@msn.com. See ad pg 3B

Mar 3 Eagle Float on the Colorado – an opportunity to enjoy a full-day river trip on a calm stretch of the Colorado River to see wintering Bald & Golden Eagles plus many varieties of waterfowl. We will learn about eagle identification, habits, migration, & management from our local Moab Bird Club & a Hawkwatch International Research Biologist. To enroll email info@cfimoab.org, call 435-259-7750, or go online cfimoab.org. See article pg 6A

Mar 3 Moab Madness Basketball Tourney- 9am at Center Street Gym. Presented by Moab City Sports. Call 435-259-BALL to enter your team (limit 5 players per team).

Mar 3 Cowboy Poetry with Rory Tyler- 7pm at the Moab Arts & Recreation Center, 111 E. 100 North, 435-259-6272. This is a free event.

Mar 3 The Monument Valley Ultra- at Monument Valley Tribal Park. Part of the Navajo Parks Race Series under the auspices of Navajo Parks & Recreation & the nonprofit NavajoYES. Courses are entirely dirt, mostly singletrack & includes very challenging terrain & climbs in one of the planet’s most dramatic landscapes. For info: navajoyes.org
Mar 4 Spring Trail Run- 8K or 1/2 Marathon. Make tracks where the dinosaurs made tracks 150 million years ago! Takes place on the superb Klondike Bluffs Trails, north of Moab. It is a super fun course featuring Classic Moab Singletrack including Slickrock, Red- Dirt Trails, & scenic views of Arches National Park. For info: trainingrx.com or email danelle22@msn.com

Mar 3-4 Moab Golf Club Tournament- Icebreaker for Men & Women. For info 435-259-6488

Mar 7, 21 Moab Toastmasters Meeting- Noon-1pm on the first & third Wednesday of every month at Zions Bank, 330 S. Main Street. Improve your public speaking & leadership skills. Everyone is welcome, no membership required. For info: facebook.com/MoabToastmasters

Mar 7, 14, 21, 28 Swing & Blues Dance Night- join us at Club Rio, 2 S. 100 West, 21+. Get out & take advantage of the $5 lesson at 7pm (no experience or partner necessary!), followed by social dance. For info: Moab Swing Dance Community on Facebook. Brought to you by the Moab Swing Dance Community!

Mar 9-11 Poison Spider Spring Thaw- Every year we get together & shake the cold with a fun mountain biking event we call “Moab Thaw”, a bike demo event. Join us for rides, skills clinics, food, demos & of course, parties! If you miss the feeling you got at the original Moab Fat Tire Festival or Moab Halloween Bike Fest, this is the event for you. For info: moabthaw.com or 800-635-1792

Mar 10 Second Saturday E-Waste Recycling- at the Community Recycling Center, 1000 E. Sand Flats Road, 9am-Noon. For info on recyclable items visit solidwastessd1.com under events.

Mar 10 The Young Ambassadors Concert- combining contemporary music & dance for a fast-paced showcase of American musical theater at the Monticello High School. Chosen through an extensive selection process, the group’s talented performers offer a fresh view of America’s culture & way of life. Admission is by Blue Mountain or Kigalia Season Membership.For info: Derryl Jack at: (435)587-2218

Mar 10-13 Skinny Tire Festival - Four days of supported road cycling in scenic western landscape of Moab, Utah. Jumpstart your spring cycling with 40-60 mile routes through Dead Horse Point State Park & the Colorado River Corridor. A portion of every registration benefits cancer research & survivorship programs including the treatment infusion room at the Moab Regional Hospital. For more info visit skinnytireevents.com or call 435-260-8889.

Mar 12 Awakening the Wisdom of the Body- a healing workshop series, 6-8:30pm at the Moab Arts & Recreation Center, 111 E. 100 North. This workshop focuses on "Body as Compass". For info: 937-284-2190.

Mar 14 Second Wednesday Book Club- at the Moab Library, 6-8pm.

Mar 14 Swing & Blues Dance Night- join us at Club Rio, 2 S. 100 West, 21+. Get out & take advantage of the $5 lesson at 7pm (no experience or partner necessary!), followed by social dance. For info: Moab Swing Dance Community on Facebook. Brought to you by the Moab Swing Dance Community!

Mar 15 Free Movie: THE FLORIDA PROJECT- 7pm at Star Hall 159 E. Center St. Set over one summer, the film follows precocious 6-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief & adventure with her ragtag playmates & bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.- R. Winner of 8 Awards. Presented by The Grand County Public Library & The Utah Film Center. For info: 435-259-1111

Mar 16-18 Salt Lake City International Tattoo Convention- at the Salt Palace. For info: slctattoo.com
Mar 17 43rd Annual Canyonlands Half Marathon & 5 Mile Run- the scenic USATF sanctioned and certified course follows the Colorado River through a dramatic redrock canyon. Food, beer, awards & live music await you at the finish in downtown Moab. For more info visit www.moabhalfmarathon.com or call 435-259-4525.

Mar 17-18 Moto Mayhem- affordable, family-oriented, "Enduro-X" style racing series at the Old Spanish Trail Arena, 3641 S. Hwy 191. Spectators welcome. For info: montrosemotomayhem.com

Mar 21 Moab Toastmasters Meeting- Noon-1pm on the first & third Wednesday of every month at Zions Bank, 330 S. Main Street. Improve your public speaking & leadership skills. Everyone is welcome, no membership required. For info: facebook.com/MoabToastmasters

Mar 21 Swing & Blues Dance Night
- join us at Club Rio, 2 S. 100 West, 21+. Get out & take advantage of the $5 lesson at 7pm (no experience or partner necessary!), followed by social dance. For info: Moab Swing Dance Community on Facebook. Brought to you by the Moab Swing Dance Community!

Mar 24 Moab Contra Dance- at the Moab Arts & Recreation Center, 111 E 100 North. No partner or experience needed to dance. Workshop for beginning dancers at 7:30. Live music by The Moab Community Dance Band with Peg Harty, dance caller. $7 suggested donation goes to Grand County school music program

Mar 24 Behind the Rocks Ultra Marathon- designed to highlight the technical slickrock trails of Moab, the views of the Behind the Rocks Wilderness area, & the snow capped La Sal mountains. For more info visit madmooseevents.com/behind-the-rocks-home or call 719-429-9501.

Mar 24-Apr 1 Easter Jeep Safari - Gathering of full size 4x4 vehicles to run back country trails with guides. Also a trade show with major industry suppliers presenting products for 4x4 vehicles. Full information about the Jeep Safari is available in a colorful magazine found in many locations around town. For more info visit rr4w.com or call 435-259-7625.

Mar 27 Open MIC at Moab Public Library- 6:30-7:45pm, 257 E. Center St. Open to the public & free to attend. Read, sing, play an instrument or listen. For info: 435-259-8477

Mar 28 Swing & Blues Dance Night- join us at Club Rio, 2 S. 100 West, 21+. Get out & take advantage of the $5 lesson at 7pm (no experience or partner necessary!), followed by social dance. For info: Moab Swing Dance Community on Facebook. Brought to you by the Moab Swing Dance Community!


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