Sorenson Unity Center engages our neighbors to create
opportunities, build community pride and enhance livability in
Salt Lake City.
Unity Center operates under the Salt Lake City Department of
Community and Economic Development.
Please Click here to download the Center's 2013-2014 annual report
Check out this video about the Jordan
River Youth Ambassadors, a Sorenson Unity Center partnership with
YouthCity, SLC Parks and Public Lands, Intel Computer Clubhouse,
Splore, Jordan River Community Initiative and Hartland Community
GROW WEST GARDEN FEST:
Thursday, April 9th, 6-8 PM
The Grow West Garden Fest is a FREE event inviting the
community to learn about gardening resources within the west side
These resources include community gardens, school
gardens, workshops, youth activities, organizations &
businesses that support gardening practices.
FREE food by El Ranchero Chido for participants!
In partnership with Wasatch Community Gardens.
In the summer of 2013, the Sorenson Unity Center began
participating in a neighborhood asset mapping project in
partnership with University Neighborhood Partners, Utah
Community Data Project, and the Glendale Mountainview CLC.
The goal is to provide policymakers and service providers
with a better understanding of key assets in Glendale and
Poplar Grove neighborhoods.
A brief summary of this information has been broken down by
category and included in the report below:
TAX HELP! JANUARY 27 - APRIL 14
Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Fridays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tax season will be upon us before we know it! The
Unity Center is hosting Community Action Partnership of
Utah’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program to provide
help for community members.
Call 2-1-1 to make an appointment.
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
COMPUTER WORKSHOPS FOR JOB SEEKERS WITH THE SLC PUBLIC LIBRARY
Job Search: Wednesday, April 8th 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Resume / Cover Letter: Wednesday, April 22nd 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Call 801-535-6533 to register.
FREE and OPEN to the public
FAMILY FILM SERIES- THE GAME MAKER: Friday, April
Young Ivan Drago's new-found love of board games catapults
him into the fantastical and competitive world of game
invention, and pits him against the inventor Morodian, who
has long desired to destroy the city of Zyl, founded
by Ivan's grandfather.
To save his family and defeat Morodian, Ivan must come to
know what it is to be a true Games Maker. Sponsored by the
Utah Film Center.
FREE ADMISSION -
An adult need to accompany youth under 16.
YouthCity fosters positive youth development in Salt Lake
City by providing out of school opportunities
for social, emotional, skills, character, and citizenship
development in an inclusive and caring environment.
Afterschool Program 3rd - 7th grade / Teen Program 8th -
Monthly fees range from $11.00 to $215.00 per month. Call
801-879-9678 for more information.
FREE LAW CLINIC
Join us every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month for free
legal tips and advice.
April 1st 6:00-7:00 PM
April 15th 6:00-7:00 PM
FREE and OPEN to the public
HORIZONTE ENGLISH LANGUAGE CLASSES- FREE TUITION
MONDAY – THURSDAY, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Register for Horizonte’s English Language Classes.
Sign-up with the instructor at any time, all levels taught.
Please bring a Driver’s License or Utility Bill for
proof of address when registering.
Daycare available (3 hours free for kids 8 weeks — 8 years
For more information, call 801-535-6533.
TEEN MOM WORKSHOP
Tuesdays 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Are you pregnant or a mother under 18? Join our weekly
group. Teen Success members benefit by earning $10 for each
of completed class, and $100 bonus for every 25 weeks
Free snacks and childcare provided!
MESTIZA/O ARTS AND ACTIVISM PRESENTS
MARCH 12-APRIL 6, 2015
MAA & Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Talk
Opening Reception on Thursday, March 12 from 6-8 PM
The Sorenson Unity Center Community Gallery promotes the
cultural vision of Salt Lake City residents and the global
community. The Community Gallery's exhibits help build
unity by celebrating cultural diversity and identity. The
gallery offers an opportunity for local artists, community
members and organizations to share their unique stories with
a wide audience.
Rent Our Facilityfor your next event
The Center’s Performance Theatre, Gallery Lobby, Reception
Area, and Kitchen are available for rental space to the
general public, community groups, cultural organizations,
and local businesses. The space can be used for
performances, concerts, rehearsals, classes, meetings and
For more information see the new
page or contact the Sorenson Unity Center
Administrative Offices at 801-535-6533 or e-ail