Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Friday 4/15/2011 Events

Logan Library Book Sale
The Logan Library will be holding a book sale with items for adults and children. Items include books, movies, music and audiobooks. Proceeds will benefit the library. We will be selling paperback and hardbound books for adults and children along with movies, music and audiobooks. Most items cost between $.50 and $2.00. Contact: Logan Library 435-716-9120 Website: http://library.loganutah.org/information/booksale.cfm Date: Friday April 15, 2011 Location: Logan Library, 255 N Main, Logan, UT 84321

Haircut For Invisible Children FundraiserCome get your “Hair Cut for Invisible Children” – Saturday from 9a.m. to 5p.m. at Hair Studio 170 to support the ‘Invisible Children Foundation’ in their efforts to end the use of child soldiers in central Africa. Suggested donation of $15 with 100 % of the proceeds going to the foundation. Walk-ins are welcome or call to schedule an appointment with Tiffany (435-213-8780).

SNC Parent-Tot Nature Hour
Stokes Nature Center invites curious toddlers, ages 2 – 3, to join them for Parent-Tot Nature Hour – Friday from 10a.m to 11a.m. Explore animals, plants, and nature through music, crafts and games. This program is parent-interactive, and all toddlers must have a parent present to participate. The program fee is $3 ($2.50 for SNC members). For more information: (435-755-3239) or visit www.logannature.org


Spring Boutique
A Spring Boutique will be held Friday from 10a.m. to 7p.m. and Saturday from 10a.m. to 3p.m. at the Hyrum Senior Center (675 E. Main). Vendors from Cache Valley and Bear River Valley will be there with handcrafted items to sell. Great unique ideas for Easter, Mothers Day and summer. No entrance fee. There will be a donation jar for Japan. Free drawings and treats. Open to the public. All ages are invited. For more info: (245-3570)

JCOM Career Day
Friday, Apr 15 - 10:00AM to 5:00PM Annual Career Day for Journalism & Communication students, JCOM alumni and professional partners. 10-11:30 a.m.: Panel: (Re)Inventing Your Career—advice on strategic planning, skills and flexibility in mass communication careers. Panel of media professionals/JCOM alumni; noon, lunch on your own; 1-5 p.m.: Sign up for one-on-one mentoring and portfolio review by visiting professionals. See JCOM professors in your area for details. Location: USU Merrill-Cazier Library - Room:101. Open To: USU Students Alumni Faculty Staff. Admission Info: For JCOM students. See JCOM office for information. Contact: Ted Pease 435-797-3293 ted.pease@usu.edu

Senior Bingo
Come to the Hyrum Senior Citizen Center for Bingo on Fridays from 12pm to 2pm. Location: 675 E Main St, Hyrum, UT.

U.S. Debt Speech by Scott Bradley
Friday, Apr 15 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM Visualizing the debt two weeks ago helped young Americans at USU see where the nation is heading. To continue spreading awareness of U.S. fiscal irresponsibility and how we can take measures to stop excessive spending, Young Americans for Liberty - USU chapter has brought Scott Bradley, PhD in constitutional studies, to speak on the national debt and what we can do about it. Location: USU TSC, Auditorium. Open To: Everyone! Contact: David Nilson 435.760.2951 nilsonbros@yahoo.com

Beverley Taylor Sorenson Endowments Celebration
Friday, Apr 15 - 1:00PM to 2:00PM President Stan Albrecht, the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services and the Caine College of the Arts invite you to celebrate the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Endowments for arts-in-education. There will be a celebration event followed by light refreshments. Limited seating is available so arrive early! Location: The USU Performance Hall. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: Free! Contact: Cecile Gilmer 435-797-8275 cecile.gilmer@usu.edu

Aggie Golf Scramble
Friday, Apr 15 - 1:00PM We are sponsoring a Golf Tournament in conjunction with the USU Men's Basketball team to raise money for the SEED Organization (the SEED Program provides Utah State students with a hands-on, once-in-a-lifetime learning experience while simultaneously educating people in developing economies in new business creation and development skills.) Ten members of this year's basketball team will be there during the tournament and each will join a team as they golf and compete for prizes. All proceeds will go toward helping fund the SEED foundation. This is a great opportunity to not only contribute to a great cause, but to spend the day with the most successful USU basketball team in recent history. Only 30 spots are available, so please email us quickly to get registered, golfwithaggies@gmail.com or spencervail@gmail.com. Here is a link to the SEED Program if you want more info (http://huntsman.usu.edu/seed/). Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: $95 per person. Website: http://http://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=192212804149830 Contact: Spencer Vail 208-869-9964 spencervail@gmail.com

Brigham City Fundraiser For Japan
Dale Young Community High School in Brigham City (corner of 230 W & 200 South) is holding a fundraiser Friday afternoon from 2p.m. to 7p.m. to help them raise money for the American Red Cross in their efforts to help the people of Japan. With live local bands, a Japanese Art Gallery, sushi and other cultural food sample plates, face painting and much more.

Logan city Lunchworkers Pan Sale
Logan City Lunchworkers are holding a “Pan Sale” – Friday from 3p.m. to 6p.m. at Mount Logan Middle School (875 N 200 East) in Logan. All new commercial cookware for sale. Great for weddings, graduations and Mother’s Day. Cash or check. No credit cards.

USU Softball
Come cheer the Lady Aggies as they take on Boise State at the softball pitch here in Logan at 3pm.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life
Friday, Apr 15 - 4:00PM to 8:00AM The Utah State University Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer and the American Cancer Society are happy to announce the annual USU Relay for Life Event. The event is an overnight fundraiser walkathon. Cancer never sleeps and neither do we! There will be entertainment, food, and other activities all night. We are happy to announce Justin Williams, former American Idol Contestant, and Lindsey Stirling, past America's Got Talent violinist, performing in the evening. Please visit our website below or our facebook page (USU Relay for Life) for more information. Location: USU Nelson Field House. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: Donations are welcome in any amount. There will be fundraisers throughout the night. Website: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=30405&pg=entry Contact: Meghan Woolstenhulme 435-881-3561 meg.woolst@aggiemail.usu.edu

Senior Violin Recital
Mariska Romney will be performing her Senior Violin Recital April 15,2011 at 5:00 pm
at St. John's Episcopal Church. For more information contact Mariska at 435.363.5644 or email mariska.romney@gmail.com

Book Signing
A book signing event with Shaunda Kennedy Wegner at Hastings in Logan will be held Friday, April 15 from 5:30pm to 8pm. She is the author of two new children's books, "The Ghost In Me" and "Into The Forest Again", which is a sequel to the classic story of "Little Red Riding Hood".

Live Music @ Pier 49
Singer/songwriters Bryce Wood and Eli Wilson will perform on Friday, april 15th at Pier 49 San Francisco Style Sourdough Pizza in rovidence from 6pm to 8pm.
Blue Ribbon Benefit Dinner & Auction

Please join us at our 6th annual Blue Ribbon Benefit Dinner & Auction. A scrumptious dinner, live band, entertainment and auctions will all be part of this memorable event. The 2011 theme is the Wild, Wild, West! Location: The Copper Mill Restaurant For more information phone: 752-8880 Email: leigh@cachecfsc.org Link: http://www.cachecfsc.org

Freshmen Violin Recital
Join us at 7pm at St. John's Episcopal Church for Jesse Massey's premiere recital in Logan, Utah, part of the USU String Department recital series. Program to include Bach, Bruch and Chopin. For more information call 801.548.5172 or email violinmassey@gmail.com

LAN Party
Friday, Apr 15 - 7:00PM Warcraft and Zombie Night. 3rd floor ENGR computer lab. Bring $5 for food. Location: USU Engineering Building - Room: 3rd floor. Open To: USU Students Alumni Faculty Staff. Contact: Stephanie Whalen 360-607-3820 stephanie@pacificu.edu

STEP SHOW
Friday, Apr 15 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM Event is open to all public -- there will be step perfomances by USU's Greek organizations, clubs and other non-profit organizations from Utah. General Admission: $5; Greeks $4(must wear letters. This is a fundraiser event so come and support. Location: USU TSC, Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom. Open To: Everyone! Contact: Adriana R. Sandoval 208-240-4701 adriana.rodriguez@aggiemail.usu.edu

BATC Spring Fashion Show
BATC Fashion Merchandising students present their annual Spring Fashion Show 2011. “Color Rage”will be the theme for the show Thurs, April 14th and Friday, April 15th at 730p.m. at the Bridgerland Applied Technology College (1301 N 600 West) in Logan. Tickets are $5 and available in advance at the BATC bookstore or at the door the nights of the show. Refreshments will be served. For more info: (KaDee 435-750-3235)

The Three Musketeers
Friday, Apr 15 - 7:30PM to 9:30PM This adaptation, which was commissioned by the Bristol Old Vic in England, is based on the timeless swashbuckler by Alexandre Dumas, a tale of heroism, treachery, close escapes and above all, honor. Rated E for Everyone. Location: USU Chase Fine Arts Center, Morgan Theatre. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: $13 reserved seating, $11 faculty, staff, seniors, $9 non USU students and free for USU students with ID. Website: http://arts.usu.edu Contact: CCA Box Office 435-797-8022 ccatickets@usu.edu

CV Civic Ballet "Coppelia"
The Cache Valley Civic Ballet presents “Coppelia” – Friday and Saturday nights at 730p.m. (matinee on Saturday @ 130p.m.)at the Ellen Eccles Theater. Coppelia is the fairy tale love story of a village doll maker that attempts to create a life-size doll with a soul. The unexpected results make this one of the most delightful, much loved and well-known ballets. Tickets are $10 dollars. Buy tickets at the door or at the Ticket office (43 S Main, Logan). Also Coppelia’s Doll Party will be held Saturday from 11a.m. to 1230p.m. Cost is $3 per person (Staged photograph with Coppelia is $5 dollars). For more information: (435-752-0026) or visit www.cvcballet.org

Spring Fling DancePioneer Valley Lodge presents the “Spring Fling Dance” – TONITE (Friday) from 730p.m. to 930p.m. Come enjoy some good company, some wonderful music and some light refreshments.(Including rootbeer and orange floats served w / a variety of cookies. Rick Rose will be providing the music. For more information: (435-792-0353)

Concert @ Why Sound
Friday, April 15th - Benefit for Japan. Musicians will match door sales for the event
w/Drake and the Sea, Britton Noel, Nate Sorensen, Polygamy, Dut Dut, Julius Brown. Contact: Tim Moes 435-363-4700 info@whysound.com Website: http://www.whysound.com Time: 8:00 pm. Location: Why Sound, 30 Federal Ave, Logan, UT 84321 Cost: $5 - $6

LDS Mid-Singles Dance
An LDS mid-singles dance (ages 31-45) will be held at the Cobblestone church (420 W 100 N Providence), on Friday April 15th. Speed dating starts at 8pm, dance instruction at 8:30pm, with the dance following from 9pm to midnight. Refreshments served. Cost is a $3 donation. Age-appropriate photo ID required for admission to the dance, no exceptions.

Fringe Film Festival
Friday, Apr 15 - 8:00PM to 9:00PM The Fringe Film Festival will take place at the Logan Arthouse and Cinema located at 795 N. Main Street in Logan. Directors of the top four films will share their comments between films. Pre-show entertainment will begin at 7 p.m. and concessions will be available for purchase. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: $10 general admission or 2 for $15. Website: http://arts.usu.edu/fringe Contact: CCA Box Office 435-797-8022 ccatickets@usu.edu

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