Thursday, November 10, 2011

Tuesday 11/15/11 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.

USU INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS COOKOUT
Come to the USU TSC patio area to enjoy a variety of international cuisine provided by different international student groups on campus. Open to: Everyone! Cost: Prices vary from $1 to $10. When: 11am to 1:30pm.

KITCHEN KNEADS COOKING CLASS
Hands On Whole Wheat! Come learn from our in-store instructor how to make delicious wheat bread using freshly ground wheat flour. Instructor will also demonstrate how to make our cinnamon/currant variation. Includes pan and one loaf of bread to take home. Tuesday, November 15, 2011 @ 1:00 p.m. Menu: Wheat Bread, Cinnamon/Currant Variation. Price: $25.00. Contact: 435-752-9220 chris@luvtocook.com Where: 1211 N Main, Logan.

TEEN TUESDAYS: SO BORED!
Looking for something fun to do after school? Then come to the library for Teen Tuesdays. Beginning September 6th, we'll be doing something fun every Tuesday at 4:00 pm. Before the Wii, before the PS3, even before the ATARI, there were board games. Stop by the library on the second Tuesday of each month to play some of our favorites. Contact: Rachel Anderson - Teen Services Librarian, 435-716-9134 or Logan Library, 435-716-9123. Website: http://library.loganutah.org/teens/teentuesday.cfm Time: 4PM Tuesday Location: Logan Library - Jim Bridger Room, 255 N Main, Logan, UT 84321. Cost: Free

SNC LANDFILL TOUR FOR AMERICA RECYCLES DAY
The Stokes Nature Center is sponsoring a Logan Landfill tour on ‘America Recycles Day’ on Tuesday, November 15th at 4:30pm. Join them for a tour of the landfill and learn how city recycling efforts impact our local waste stream. Registration required. Cost: Free! For more information or to register – call (435-755-3239) or email nature@logannature.org. Website: http://www.logannature.org

COLLEGE NIGHT AT CHICK-FIL-A
Did you know Tuesday night is now College Night at Chick-fil-A at Logan? Show your college ID from 5pm-9pm and get two #1 adult meals for the price of one! That's 2 Original Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwiches, medium Potato Waffle Fries and medium beverages! Don't forget your favorite sauce! Logan location only.
Valid only on Tuesdays between the hours of 5pm-9pm, for #1 adult meal. No substitutions, customer responsible for payment of any add-ons (i.e. lettuce, tomato, bacon, upsize, etc.). Valid ID from any college acceptable. Expired ID's are not acceptable. Available for a limited time.

USU MOVIE NIGHT: THE COVE
This documentary addresses captivation of dolphins in Japan. This issue-based documentary is hosted by Ric O'Barry, 1960s trainer of the 5 dolphins who were shown in the hit TV show Flipper. Regretting his past decision to keep these creatures captive, he addresses and tries to change current captivation practices in Japan. Rated PG-13 for Disturbing Thematic Content. Location: TSC, Auditorium. When: Tuesday at 6pm. Open To: USU Students Alumni Faculty Staff. Admission Info: Free. Contact: Christian Orr, 801-708-1367, Christian.Orr@aggiemail.usu.edu

A NIGHT OF GIVING
The 5th annual benefit Christmas Auction “A Night of Giving” Prime Rib Dinner & Chicken Cordon Bleu (by Culinary Concepts) will be held Saturday, November 19th from 6p.m. to 9p.m. at Skyview High School. Tickets available at Lee’s Marketplace for a cost of $25 per person or $45 per couple. Trees/gift items are donated by local businesses with proceeds given to local families in need. Sponsored by the Greater Smithfield Chamber of Commerce. For more information: (435-994-1200)

PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE POTLUCK
Come Watch the Republican Presidential Debate! Bring a friend and some food to share. It's gonna be pure conservative pandemonium! Location: Old Main - Room: 006. Open To: USU Students. Admission Info: Free! When: Tuesday at 6pm. Website: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=268940656482874 Contact: Mikey Rodgerson, 623.225.8775, Mikeyrodgerson@gmail.com

KITCHEN KNEADS COOKING CLASS
Holiday Whole Grain Side Dishes. No question it can be challenging to get the proper nutrition during the holidays. In this season of celebrating it's easy to be tempted by one treat after another. If you want to take a new, healthy dish to your next family party or office get together you'll love the recipes made in this class. These fancy dishes are filled with scrumptious flavors of the season and are certain to satisfy. Joy Ercanbrack has recipes that will be right at home on the holiday table, with the boost of whole grain goodness.
Menu: Artichoke Dip on Toasted Rye Baguettes, Pomegranate Grain Salad, Golden Wheat Bread Stuffing, Elegant Cranberry Bundt Cake. Tuesday, November 15, 2011, 6:30 p.m. . Price: $15.00. Contact: 435-752-9220 chris@luvtocook.com Where: 1211 N Main, Logan.

SKY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL FALL CONCERT
The Sky View High School Orchestra and Choir will be holding a fall concert in the Sky View Auditorium for the general public. When: Tuesday at 7pm. Cost: Free!

OPEN MIC NIGHT
Open Mic Night at the Logan Arthouse and Cinema. Come watch or perform music, stand up comedy, and poetry. Come early or sign up on Facebook to perform. $2 at the door. Free for performers.
When: Tuesdays from 7-9pm. Website: http://www.loganarthouse.com/

VESPERTINE FORMATIONS: PERCUSSION ENSEMBLES CONCERT
The concert will feature the USU and Caine Percussion Ensembles. Students will perform literature on a wide variety of percussion instruments. Location: USU Chase Fine Arts Center, Kent Concert Hall. 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: Tuesday at 7:30pm. Website: http://arts.usu.edu Contact: CCA Box Office, 435-797-8022, ccatickets@usu.edu

USU INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK FILM: BLOOD DIAMONDS
This 2006 hit starring Leonardo DiCaprio is set during the Sierra Leone Civil War in 1999. A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots. With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with the war around him. Rated R for Language and Strong Thematic Violence. Location: TSC, Auditorium. Open To: USU Students Alumni Faculty Staff. When: Tuesday, Nov 15 - 8:00PM to 10:00PM. Admission Info: Free. Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2uXlxNZCs4 Contact: Christian Orr, 801-708-1367, Christian.Orr@aggiemail.usu.edu

OLD SKOOL SKATE NIGHT
The Cache Valley Fun Park hosts Old Skool Skate Night! It starts at 9pm -11 pm. This day is also $2 Tuesday, so any activity this day costs only $2! Befriending the Fun Park on Facebook can give you great deals (especially on Old Skool Night) if you check their page before heading in.

WHITTIER CENTER SALSA DANCING
Join us for weekly Salsa Dancing: Tuesdays, 9:30-midnight, $3 per person, Beginning and Intermediate Class 9:30-10:30 p.m at the Whittier Community Center, 290 N. 400 E., Logan, UT.

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