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Here's another great opportunity to meet up, make some new friends, and see this amazing movie.  It being the holiday season, some won't be able to attend the Dec 1st Holiday meet up so I thought this might be another great opportunity.  

I definitely want to see this movie, and the price (free) is definitely doable.

Let me know below if you want to attend and we can make plans to meet up 1/2 hour before showtime.

Here's a trailer for this Sundance Film Festival, 2011 award winning show:

WOW!  The Screening will be followed by a Q+A with director Jeff Orlowski, moderated by Doug Fabrizio, host of KUER’s RadioWest.*

Through the Lens: CHASING ICE

Event:  Through the Lens: CHASING ICE

Start:  December 5, 2012 7:00 PM

Venue:  The City Library
Address:  210 E. 400 S., Salt Lake City, UT, 84111

Directed by Jeff Orlowski

75 min. | 2011 | USA

When National Geographic photographer James Balog asked, “How can one take a picture of climate change?” his attention was immediately drawn to ice. Soon he was asked to do a cover story on glaciers that became the most popular and well-read piece in the magazine during the last five years. But for Balog, that story marked the beginning of a much larger and longer-term project that would reach epic proportions.

In this breathtakingly beautiful documentary, filmmaker Jeff Orlowski follows the indomitable photographer as he brings to life the Extreme Ice Survey (EIS)—a massive photography project that placed 30 cameras across three continents to gather visual evidence of the Earth’s melting ice. Chasing Ice tells the story of a visionary artist who, in facing his own mortality, bequeaths the magic of photography and the adventure of the expedition to a new generation and captures the most visible sign of climate change on the planet today.

- Sundance Film Festival 2012 Film Guide

UDOT Trax goes right to the Library.  See Map here.

The website says TRAX runs until 11:30 PM.

You can call 1-888-RIDE-UTA if you need further information.

TRAX fares can be found here.

I will definitely be attending and shopping this week for an orange scarf.

* The library hours are listed as:

Phone: (801) 524-8200
Mon-Thu     9am–9pm**
Fri-Sat     9am–6pm
Sun     1–5pm
So I wonder if the Q+A session will run later?  And, if so, what does that means for those using the parking guarage.

Here's a phone number if you have any questions - (801) 524-8200

See you there!

I looked up parking for SLC Library and it seems to close at 9:00 PM and is not free

Parking at the Main Library

An underground parking facility can be accessed from eastbound 400 South between 200 and 300 East. Parking in this city-operated facility is free for the first half-hour, then $1.50 per half-hour after that.

Any vehicle displaying a disability special group license plate or disability windshield placard may park in the parking garage at Library Square for two hours with no charge.

Additional time beyond the two hours is $1.50 per half-hour. Starting in 2011, this parking structure offers electric vehicle charging stations near the 400 South exit ramp.

It's definitely cheaper to park and ride TRAX.  I plan on riding from Day Break.

Originally posted to War on Error on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 10:48 AM PST.

Also republished by Salt Lake City Kossacks.


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