Members of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity at the University of Utah will host a week of activities at Red Butte Garden and Arboretum during the week of April 18-21.
The event is called "A Week on Planet Utah" Rock-A-Thon and Concert to benefit endangered plants.On April 18, members will plant trees in the garden and then on April 20, will work on the garden's nature trails.
Fraternity members will take their rocking chairs to use in a "Rock-A-Thon," on April 19, in which students will rock for 12 consecutive hours beginning at 8 a.m. to earn pledges for Red Butte's Threatened and Endangered Plant Species program.
Visitors to the Garden will receive free admission with pledges given during this time.
Red Butte Garden will host a concert titled "Salt Lake Acoustic Jam" on April 21, featuring musicians Peter Brien-holt, Nancy Hanson and Michael Waterman in the Garden's Amphitheatre. The concert begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are $6 and are available at the Red Butte Garden Visitor Center, the U. Union main desk and at the gate the day of the show.