Saturday, November 12, 2011

Friday 11/18/2011 Events

KA-POW! GRAPHIC NOVEL EXHIBITION
The Merrill-Cazier Library is presenting Ka-pow! Graphic Novels, an exhibition on graphic novels used in academia. It will be shown in the atrium of the Merrill-Cazier Library from Oct. 24 through Dec. 10. A formal opening reception is Thursday, Nov. 10, at 4 p.m. in room 101 of the Library where several USU professors will discuss the use of graphic novels in their current classroom curriculum. Where: Merrill-Cazier Library Atrium. Open to: Everyone! Contact: Vicki Read, 435.797.2914, vicki.read@usu.edu When: Open all day during Merrill-Cazier Library hours from Oct. 24th to December 10th. Cost: Free!

STARTING SMALL ART EXHIBIT
Collected by old and new, 'Starting Small' showcases USU student collections curated by current students. The exhibit illustrates the diversity of art and its collection through the eyes of independent students. Four Utah State students, Trissta Lyman, Megan Mitchell, Brady Mathews and Megan Evans, are curating the exhibit and gathering artwork from other student’s private collections. An opening reception will be held Nov. 11 from 5-7 p.m. in the Tippetts Exhibit Hall. The exhibit runs Nov. 7 - Dec. 1 from 9am to 5pm. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

MARION HYDE EXHIBITION
Stop by and view the Marion Hyde Exhibit in the Tippetts Exhibit Hall, Chase Fine Arts Center, on the USU Campus. Exhibit runs from 11/05/2011 to 12/01/2011 open 10am to 5pm. Cost: Free!

USU UNDERGRAD ART EXHIBIT
The Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University Presents their Undergraduate Art Exhibition. The show includes student work in painting, sculpting, drawing, photo, printmaking, and ceramics. The show runs from Nov. 7 – Dec. 2nd from 10am to 5pm, in the USU FAV Gallery 102, and is open and free to the public. A reception will be held at the gallery, Nov. 18th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. where awards will be given. Come meet the artists, enjoy refreshment, and enjoy a spectacular exhibition of talent.

ELLEN ECCLES THEATRE TOUR
Tours commence at 10:30 Am every Monday & Friday, except for show days & holidays. CVCA tours are free and take about 30 minutes. Groups larger than 15 should make reservations by calling the CVCA Ticket Office at 435-752-0026.

SENIORS BINGO
Hyrum Senior Citizen Center hosts Seniors Bingo every Friday from 12pm to 2pm. Location: 675 East Main Street Hyrum, UT 84319.

FREE MACEYS COOKING CLASS
Savory Sweet Potato. We all look forward to great, healthy food for the holidays! This month, Food $ense girls will share wonderful Sweet Potato recipes that'll help us to create wonderful side dishes. Join us for great food & healthy ideas. When: Friday at noon. Cost: Free! Seating is limited, so reserve a seat today at the service desk or call 435.753.3301. Where: Macey's Grocery Store in Providence - the Little Theatre. Open to ages 10 & up.

MLMS PAN SALE
It’s time again for the Mount Logan Middle School Pan Sale – Friday from 3p.m. to 6p.m.. Replace those worn-out pans & utensils. Gifts for birthdays, Christmas or just for fun. The sale will be held in the south cafeteria and features new, top-quality, brand name cookware and kitchen gadgets galore!

LIVE MUSIC @ CAFFE IBIS
Hailing from Seattle, WA. Tom Butler debut's his sound at the Ibis. Let's show him some love! Alternative/ Indie/ Folk Rock. When: Friday at 5pm. Cost: Free! Location: 52 Federal Ave, Logan , UT 84321

INTERNET CAFE @ LOGAN ARTHOUSE & CINEMA
Come and enjoy our cozy atmosphere, free wi-fi and custom specialty drinks! You can snack on all our regular concessions, too! 6PM until midnight. Website: http://www.loganarthouse.com/

KITCHEN KNEADS - DINNER AND A MOVIE: TWILIGHT
Twilight fans get together and celebrate the release of the fourth Twilight movie in the saga in this fun class! Resident Chef, JaDene Denniston will prepare a meal based on the book. Get together with other fans and enjoy this class followed by attending the 9:00 showing of "Twilight: Breaking Dawn". Don't miss out on this fun class! Dinner plus the price of the movie ticket is included in the class registration fee. Friday, November 18, 2011 @ 5:30 p.m. Menu: Wild Mushroom Ravioli with Hazelnut Butter Sauce, Deviled Eggs, Pão de Queijo (Easy Brazilian Cheese Bread Recipe), Bloodthirsty Mary’s, Spinach Frittata, Chocolate Wedding Cake. Price: $25.00. Contact: 435-752-9220 chris@luvtocook.com Where: 1211 N Main, Logan.

USU MISS & MR INTERNATIONAL PAGEANT
This 60+ year USU tradition continues as the capstone event of International Education Week. Contestants from many countries compete for the Miss International Crown donated by S.E. Needham Jewelers. Enjoy a night of talent, music, culture and international cuisine. Tickets Limited. Location: Eccles Conference Center Auditorium. Open To: Students Alumni Faculty Staff Public. When: Friday at 7pm. Admission Info: $3.00. Contact: Christian Orr, 801-708-1367, Christian.Orr@aggiemail.usu.edu

AGGIE GAME NIGHTS
Aggie Game Nights is a social gaming club at Utah State University. We play board, card, miniature, party, & role playing games. We meet Fridays, 7pm to midnight in Engineering 201. Bring friends & games. Everyone is invited! Websites: https://groups.google.com/group/aggie-game-nights https://www.facebook.com/groups/Aggie.Game.Nights/Open To: USU Students Alumni Faculty Staff and the General Public. Contact: Ian Andrews Madsen 801-660-8960 aggie.game.nights@aggiemail.usu.edu


MCHS PRESENTS: BRIGADOON
Mountain Crest High School Theatre Department presents “BRIGADOON” Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, Music by Frederick Loewe. This is a Scottish fantasy about a town that disappears into the Highland mist and returns for only one day every one hundred years. When: November 16th, 17th, 18th, and 19th 2011 at 7:00pm Where: The MCHS auditorium (255 S 800 E, Hyrum.). Cost: $7 Adults; $5 Senior Citizens & Students. For more information call 435.245.6093.

USU PHYSICS DEMO
All ages are invited to the fourth annual USU Physics Demo Show on Friday Nov. 18 at 7pm in the Emert auditorium, Room 130, of the Eccles Science Learning Center on the USU Campus. This year's theme is "Magnificent Mechanics" and admission is free. For more information visit: www.usu.edu/science/unwrapped

MADNESS, MAYHEM AND OTHER GREAT OPERA MOMENTS
For the past decade, community opera lovers and first-time opera patrons alike have enjoyed the work of USU students presenting opera scenes, one-acts and fully-staged opera productions each semester,' said Dr. Lynn Jemison-Keisker, director of the USU opera theatre program. 'All ages are sure to enjoy this gala concert of well-known melodies sung by famous comic and dramatic characters from three centuries of opera favorites. Location: Caine Lyric Theatre. Open To: Students Alumni Faculty Staff Public. Admission Info: $10 general admission, $8 seniors and youth, $5 faculty and staff, free for USU students. When: Thursday and Friday at 7:30pm. Website: http://arts.usu.edu Contact: CCA Box Office, 435-797-8022, ccatickets@usu.edu


LHS PRESENTS: ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
Logan High School presents Once Upon a Mattress - The musical story of "The Princess and the Pea". Location: LHS Auditorium. When: Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday at 7:30pm. Cost: Adults $6, Student/Child $5. Tickets are available at the door or online at https://www.ticketturtle.com/index.php?ticketing=logan


USU STRING CHAMBER MUSIC RECITAL
String students of the Caine College of the Arts Music Department perform in their string chamber music groups in a semester culminating event. With works from Hadyn to Mozart to Shostakovich and Prokofiev, each concert is a musical feast! When: Friday 1t 7:30pm. Where: The USU Performance Hall. General Admission Ticket Prices: Adults - $10, Youth/Seniors - $8, USU Faculty/Staff - $5, USU Students - free with ID (only available in person)

SEEDFEST
Come to the Allred and Profetik benefit concert for SEED! You'll be sure to have a good time with bands as good as these playing. The event will be held in the TSC auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18. Tickets are $6 in advance or $8 at the door. How to get tickets in advance: Please contact David Bowman (aka Jens) at david.j.bowman@aggiemail.usu.edu if you would like to purchase tickets in advance. There will also be a table where you can buy tickets in advance in front of the USU bookstore Nov. 16-18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Supply is limited so buy tickets while you can. All proceeds go to the Huntsman School’s SEED program in Peru and Africa. Proceeds are used solely to fund micro and small business loans in these developing economies. None of the funds are used for administrative purposes (Mr. Huntsman and others have been kind enough to support that). Location: TSC, Auditorium. Open To: Students Alumni Faculty Staff Public. Website: https://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=285439811478844 Contact: Amy Hansen, 801-828-0007, amyhansen829@gmail.com

WARREN MILLER SKI FILM
Listen up snow junkies, Warren Miller's Ski and Snowboarding Film: "Like There's No Tomorrow" will be shown at the Kent Concert Hall on the 17th and 18th of Nov at 8 p.m. Advance tickets are $17 At Al's Sporting Goods or the Fine Arts CCA Box Office. At the Door $18. Includes free lift ticket to the Canyons and Wolf Mountain. Website: http://www.skinet.com/warrenmiller/events/usu-kent-concert-hall

LIVE MUSIC @ WHY SOUND
Poor Ophelia w/Tribes, September Say Goodbye. (Alternative/Rock/Ska). When: Friday, November 18th at 8pm. Cost: $5. Where: Why Sound, 30 Federal Ave, Logan.

ALLRED AND PROFETIK IN CONCERT
Come to the Allred and Profetik benefit concert for SEED! You'll be sure to have a good time with bands as good as these playing. The event will be held in Logan, Utah at the USU TSC auditorium at 8:30 p.m. on November 18th, doors at 8pm. Tickets are $6 in advance or $8 at the door. How to get tickets in advance: There will be a table where you can buy tickets in advance in front of the USU book store November 16th-18th from 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. You may also contact David Bowman (aka Jens) at david.j.bowman@aggiemail.usu.edu if you would like to purchase tickets in advance. Supply is limited so buy tickets while you can. All proceeds go to the Huntsman School’s SEED program in Peru and Africa. Proceeds are used solely to fund micro and small business loans in these developing economies. None of the funds are used for administrative purposes (Mr. Huntsman and others have been kind enough to support that).

MID-SINGLES DANCE
A mid-singles dance for ages 31 - 45 will be held at the Cobblestone church at 420 W 100 N in Providence (Just East of Maceys). Dance instruction will be from 8:30 to 9pm. Refreshments will be served. Age-appropriate photo ID is required for admission, no exceptions. There is a $3 donation. When: Friday from 8:30pm to midnight.

THE ANTICS IMPROV COMEDY
Come to the Logan Arthouse & Cinema to laugh along with The Antics. The Antics perform improv comedy every Friday night at 10:30pm! Tickets are $5 at the door.

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