Friday, April 08, 2011

Saturday 4/9/11 Events

Women's Indoor 6-on-6 Volleyball Tournament
Saturday, Apr 09 - All Day. Hey girls! The USU Men's Volleyball is sponsoring a women's indoor tournament (6-on-6) on Friday and Saturday, April 8 and 9. Get your team together and start practicing now to compete against some great teams from all over the Utah/Idaho/Wyoming area! Last semester we had some great teams and we're looking to get even more girls involved this year, so spread the word! Cost = $15 per student with ID, $20 per person for non-students. Women's Indoor Tourney (6-on-6); Friday, April 8, 5 p.m.-10 p.m. (coaches meeting at 4:15 p.m.); Saturday, April 9, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Location: USU HPER Building. Open To: Everyone! Admission. Website: Contact: Eric Rickords 435-881-4539

Concealed Firearms Permit Class
April 9th at 8am. This permit is currently honored by 32 states in the USA. You DO NOT need to own a firearm to obtain this permit. One time 4 hour class gets you your certification, photos, fingerprinting, and all paper work needed for your permit. Sign up online at or call Dex Taylor at 435.757.2717 Dex Taylor certified law enforcement firearms instructor & police officer, also Utah Department of Public Safety Instructor and NRA Law enforcement division instructor. Firearms Permit class sign up online at or call (435)757-2717

Home Ownership Workshop
This workshop was developed to educate first time homebuyers about the home purchasing process. This education will help them better understand each step in the process and gain confidence in their home buying decisions. This workshop and housing counseling is offered free of charge. To register for the workshop call 435-797-7224. Date/Time: April 9, 2011 8:30 AM. Location: USU Charter Credit Union, 198 North Main, Logan, UT. Email: Link:

Cache Food Pantry Garage Sale
Cache Community Food Pantry is holding a ‘Garage Sale Event’ – Saturday, April 30th from 8a.m. to 4p.m. @ 359 S Main in Logan. You may drop off items anytime in April (sign will be posted for drop-off area behind pantry, north-east side of cement block bldg). Donation drop-off assistance on Saturdays from 9a.m. to 1p.m. Large items pick-up by appointment also if you’d would like to volunteer (They are needed!) – call Mary (753-1130).

MI Garand Shooting Match
The first annual Loga MI Garand Match will be held at the Logan Cache Valley Public Shooting Range on April 9, at 9am. This is a civilian marksmanship program (CMP) sanctioned match which will qualify participants to purchase a MI Rifle from the CMP ( The match fee will be $20 and $10 for juniors. Any iron sighted as issued manually operated, military rifle as well as the MI Garand is eligible to participate. As we have limited spaces please pre-register either at the Cache Valley Public Shooting Range or contact Terry Johnston at 435-750-6102 or email

Cowboy Action Shooting Match
The Cache Public Shooting Range and the Cache Valley Vaqueros is hosting a Cowboy Action Shooting (CAS) match on April 9th starting at 9am. Rules of the Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) will apply. The cost will be $7 per shooter. The Cache Public Shooting Range is located at 2851 W 200 N, three miles West of Logan on Highway 30 to Tremonton. If you would like to get involved in a CAS Club in the Logan area, this is the place. Eye and ear protection required. Spectators welcome. If it is actively raining or snowing Saturday morning, the match will be cancelled. For more information contact Rich Meacham 435-770-9399.

Campus Run For Cancer 5K
Participate in the Utah State University Spring 5K and fundraise for cancer research at Huntsman Cancer Institute. Participants should gather at the USU HPER building at 9:30 am. The race starts at 10 am. For more information visit the Campus Run for Cancer facebook page or click here. Website: Date: Saturday April 9, 2011 Cost: $10 or discount for preregistration

USU Print Sale
The USU Printmaking Guild is hosting a Print Sale Friday April 8th 10am to 8pm and Saturday April 9th 10am to 4pm. They will be selling hand pulled art prints, t-shirts, bags and more. Location: USU FAV 106. Original art work at great prices!

Roller Hockey
Saturday, Apr 09 - 10:00AM to 12:30PM. Pick-up games of roller hockey hosted by the USU Roller Hockey Club. All skill levels are welcome. We welcome all skill levels to come play roller hockey every Saturday morning at 10 a.m. We require you to have skates and a stick. Shin guards and gloves are suggested, but like all protective equipment, it is not required. Some of us have extras to borrow/buy, but you'll need to ask in advance. We don't allow fighting or checking and we ask that everyone shows some hustle when you're playing. We usually play at Bridger Elementary, but the location is dependent on weather. Please contact me if you have any questions about location, equipment, or anything else. Hope to see you out there! Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: Free! Website: Contact: Nolan Garrity 435-512-6747

Nature In The Valley Club
The Cache Valley No Child Left Inside group would like to encourage all Cache Valley residents to spend a little extra time out in nature this year. The Nature Club meets every second Saturday from 10-11am in various outdoor locations for some fun in nature. There is no charge to participate so bring your kids, grandkids, nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors. The outings feature a simple theme and focus on free range play, just kids and grownups exploring together! April 9 at the Stewart Nature Park, Theme: Think Spring! Contact: Website: Time: 10 - 11 am. Date: Every second Saturday. Cost: Free.

Baby Animal Days
The American West Heritage Center presents “Baby Animal Days” – Friday and Saturday from 10a.m. to 5p.m. Northern Utah’s favorite springtime event is here again. Cuddly animals, living history, demonstration, vendors, Pony and Train rides and the return of the Baby Bears! Cost is $8 dollars adults / $7 students-military-seniors/ $6 kids 3 to 11 years-old. For more information: (

Saturdays At The Museum
Navajo: Weaving a Tradition of Strength. USU Museum of Anthropology is showcasing its newest exhibit entitled, "Dine: Weaving a Tradition of Strength." This grand opening event features two special guests: D.Y. Begay, a world-renowned contemporary Navajo weaver and Mike Morgan, a third generation collector of Navajo weavings whose weavings are on display in the exhibit. Guests will experience wool carding, spinning and weaving demonstrations by Ms. Begay. Patrons will also be able to try spinning and weaving themselves and learn about the natural dying process of the wool fibers traditionally employed by the Navajo. The opening will begin at 11:00 am and end at 3:00 pm and is a catered event. For more information Contact: Melissa Allen 435-797-7545 Website: Date: Saturday April 9, 2011. Location: Utah State Museum of Anthropology, Old Main Room 252. Cost: Free

Cookie Cooking Class
Detailed & Decorated: Perfect Sugar Cookies. Sugar cookies can be a challenge for even the best baker. They are either to soft and crumble or they are so hard that they aren't delicious even though they look good. Kezia Whitteker has tips and tricks for perfect sugar cookies. Flooding sugar cookies for a professional look. Flavoring your icing to achieve different holiday favorites. Don't let this cookie stump you any longer. Just in time for Easter, this class will help you make perfect cookies you'll be proud to serve and share with others! Saturday, April 9, 2011 11:00 a.m. Menu: TBA. Price: $15.00. Location: Love To Cook At Kitchen Kneads! 1211 N Main, Logan, UT. For more information call 435.752.9220 or email

Utah Fibromyalgia Association Meeting
The Utah Firbromyalgia Association will hold its monthly education & support group meeting at 11am on Saturday April 9th, in Room 5/6 at the Logan Regional Hospital. This event is free and open to anyone who is interested. This month's topic is foot zone therapy/accupressure. Come listen to a presentation on foot zoning and how it might be helpful for firbromyalgia. There will be several certified therapists in foot zoning who will give a brief foot zone treatment to anyone interested.

Collecting Clothes for Families in Need
Saturday, Apr 09 - 12:00PM to 9:00PM. It’s time to clean out your closets and play mini golf! Help the Huntsman School of Business gather clothes for families in Cache Valley that are in need. You and your family can enjoy a game of miniature golf for the price of a clothing donation! Join us at Renegade Sports in south Logan, April 8, 9, and 11, Monday and Friday 4-9 p.m. and Saturday noon-9 p.m. Also enjoy the bands. Enjoy the service and the fun. See you there. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: A Clothing Donation. Contact:Bryant Chandler 316-347-4955

Tracie Cole Movie & Dinner Fundraiser
A fundraiser for Tracie Cole, a married mother of 4 who has a rare form of cancer, will be held Saturday April 9th. The Cinefour Theater is having a special showing of “Despicable Me” at 12 noon. All of the proceeds from ticket sales (and half from all concessions) will go to the Cole family in assisting their rising medical bills… the following Saturday(April 16th)- a Dinner and Live Auction will be held at the Elks Lodge in Preston (1129 North 8th East). Dinner at 6p.m. Live Auction at 8p.m. For more information contact Janeen at 435-512-5310.

USU Print Sprint
Saturday April 9th at 12:30pm. 5K race sponsored by the USU Printmaking Guild. Race starts at 1pm, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior. Race begins at the USU Fine Arts Building. You can pre-register at the Art Department Office, or register day-of at the Print Studio

Matinée Enchantée: Magic and Music at the Mansion
The Hatch Academy of Magic and Music presents "Matinée Enchantée", an enchanted afternoon of magic and music in the historic 1878 Thatcher-Young Mansion on April 9, 2011 at 2 p.m. Deceptionist Richard Hatch and violinist Rosemary Hatch, co-owners of the Hatch Academy, will be joined by their son, pianist Jonathan Hatch in a 75 minute program featuring the music of Béla Bartók, Camille Saint-Saëns, Johann Sebastian Bach and Fritz Kreisler and magic created by Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, Dai Vernon and Punx, among others. A unique feature of the program is the ensemble aspect with magic and music performed simultaneously. Seating limited to just 56. Tickets are $10 for adults, just $7 for children under 12. For more information contact Phone: 435-932-0017 Email: Link: Location: 35 W 100 S, Logan, UT.

Junior Cello Recital
April 9th at 3pm in St. John's Episcopal Church Rachel Miess is giving a cello recital. She is a student at USU studying cello performance. The recital will feature works for Elgar and Bach. Everyone is welcome. Admission: FREE! Location: 85 E 100 N, Logan, UT. Email:

Hilary Murray @ Pier 49
One woman band Hilary Murray will perform a 2 hour set at Pier 49 San Francisco Style Sourdought Pizza at 6pm on Saturday, April 9th. Hilary was recently featured on the cover of the Cache section of the Herald Journal. Pier 49 is located on Providence Lane in the Stadium 8 parking lot. Admission: No cover charge but tips are encouraged!

Internet Cafe @ Logan Arthouse
Saturday, April 9th from 6pm to Midnight Come and enjoy our cozy atmosphere, free wi-fi and custom specialty drinks! You can snack on all our regular concessions, too! Location: Logan Arthouse and Cinema 795 N Main, Logan, UT. Website:

The Tumbleweeds at Cracker Barrel Cafe
The western singing duo Tumbleweeds will perform this Saturday, April 9th, at the Cracker Barrel Cafe in Paradise from 6pm to closing.

Bear River High School "Midnight Stroll"
The Bear River High School Band presents “A Midnight Stroll” Dinner Dance – Saturday, April 9th from 6p.m. to 9p.m. in the High School Commons in Garland. Tickets are $15-single or $25-couple and available at Kent’s Marketplace service desk, from any band member, from Wade Walton (435-257-5341) or at the door. Dinner served until 8:45p.m.

Peanut Butter and Japan Jam - Carnival Fundraiser
Saturday, Apr 09 - 7:00PM to 10:00PM. Help USU reach its campus-wide goal of raising $15,000 for the Japanese Red Cross. This carnival features performances by Polynesian Student Union, Full Circle, Vilociti, Japan club and MANY MORE! Free Aggie Ice Cream and other food while supplies last (food provided by Dining Services). Face painting, games, HUGE raffle with lots of gift cards and iPod give away. Professional photographer to take your picture wiht Big Blue, Wild Bill or other Aggie favorites. Photo booth and other activities!! $4 admission fee/Children under 5 FREE with paying adult. Location: Nelson Field House. Open To: Everyone! Website: Contact: Erin Anthony 801-712-3383

USU Opera Theatre Magic Flute: Mozart's Die Zauberflöte
Saturday, Apr 09 - 7:30PM to 9:30PM The Magic Flute is based on circumstances connected with the mysterious worship of Isis, the deity of the ancient Egyptians. Location: USU Chase Fine Arts Center, Kent Concert Hall. Open To: Everyone! Admission Info: $13 reserved; $8 seniors and children; free for USU students, faculty and staff with ID. Website: Contact: CCA Box Office

Live Music @ Why Sound
Saturday, April 9th, 8pm. Featuring: Accidentally Involved, w/Little Wooden Boy, and Clayton Pabst. Come be a part of the filming of Jahboodie and Gypsy Cab's live performance from 7pm-8pm. (Acoustic/Rock). Cost: $5 For more information visit:

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