County Library’s Viridian Event Center

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County Library’s Viridian Event Center
8030 S. 1825 W., West Jordan, 84088

Upcoming Events At This Venue

November 2, 2017

Directed by Michael Showalter
84 min | 2017 | USA | Rated R
Open Captions Presented with Open Captions.

Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano

Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Kazan) after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents. (more…)

Start: November 2, 2017 7:00 PM
End: November 2, 2017 8:30 PM
Cost: Free

November 6, 2017

Directed by Michael Barnett
97 min | 2017 | USA | Not Rated
Open Captions
Presented with Open Captions.

Recommended for ages 10+.

A definitive look at mankind’s future journey to Mars, as told through the eyes of the teens who will be the first ever to set foot on the Red Planet, as well as the leading experts currently pushing the boundaries of technology and innovation in space exploration. (more…)

Start: November 6, 2017 4:00 PM
End: November 6, 2017 5:30 PM
Cost: Free

December 4, 2017

Directed by Rasmus A. Sivertsen
76 min | 2013 | Norway | Not Rated
Presented in English.

Recommended for ages 4+

Cast: Kari Ann Grønsund, Trond Høvik, Trond Brænne, Kåre Conradi (more…)

Start: December 4, 2017 4:00 PM
End: December 4, 2017 5:30 PM
Cost: Free

December 7, 2017

Directed by Thomas Lennon
86 min | 2016 | USA | Not Rated
Presented in multiple languages subtitled in English

Shot by more than 40 filmmaking teams around the world, the film immerses the viewer in the daily use of faith and spiritual practice. At a time when religious hatreds dominate the world’s headlines, this film explores faith as primary human experience, and how people turn to ritual and prayer to navigate the milestones and crises of private life. (more…)

Start: December 7, 2017 7:00 PM
End: December 7, 2017 9:00 PM
Cost: Free