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Events for Saturday, October 12, 2019

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USU Exhibit: David Maisel: Proving Ground

David Maisel's "Proving Ground" a new exhibition exploring the military testing site Dugway Proving Ground through large scale photographs and video installation.

Contact: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
435-797-0163
NEHMA@usu.edu
Website: http://artmuseum.usu.edu
Date: September 14th thru December 14th, 2019
Location: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Ar
650 N 1100 E
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free
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USU Exhibit: Haikus, Modernism and Stanton MacDonald-Wright's

Stanton MacDonald-Wright’s “Haiga Portfolio” (1965-1966) blends Eastern and Western influences, pairing vibrant modernist paintings with haikus written by some of Japan’s most influential poets.

Contact: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
4357970163
NEHMA@usu.edu
Website: http://artmuseum.usu.edu
Date: August 24th, 2019 thru July 31st, 2020
Location: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
650 N 1100 E
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free and open to the public
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USU Exhibit: Sky Above, Earth Below

Sky Above, Earth Below traces the development of western landscape photography from the late 19th century to the 21st century, starting with early American photographers like Myra Albert Wiggins, Edward Curtis, and Karl Struss and concluding with contemporary photographers like Barry Andersen, Kimberly Anderson, Karalee Kuchar, and Charlotte Trolinger. The exhibition includes work from members of the Seattle Camera Club, FSA (Farm Security Administration), f/64 (a group of 20th-century photographers known for precise exposures and depiction of natural forms) and contemporary photography portfolios such as American Roads (printed in 1981), The Museum Project (printed in 2015), and DEMARCATION (printed in 2018).

The event is free and open to the public.

Contact: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
435-797-0163
NEHMA@usu.edu
Website: http://artmuseum.usu.edu
Date: Exhibit opens September 14th and runs thru June 30th, 2020
Location: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (USU)
650 N 1100 E
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free
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USU Exhibition: Latinx from the NEHMA Collection

Latinx works of art represent a growing part of the NEHMA collection and reflect a significant influence in Western American art. New acquisitions by Yolanda Gonzalez, Leo Limón, Paul Sierra and Eloy Torrez will be featured in Latinx from the Collection as well as a grouping of paños, artworks created on handkerchiefs by artists incarcerated in Texas penitentiaries.

Latinx from the NEHMA Collection is co-curated by USU Art History Professor Alvaro Ibarra and NEHMA Curator of Collections and Exhibitions Bolton Colburn.

Contact: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
435-797-0163
NEHMA@usu.edu
Website: http://artmuseum.usu.edu
Date: August 24th, 2019 thru July 31st, 2020
Location: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
650 N 1100 E
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free
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9:00 AM Cache Valley Gardeners' Market

Cache Valley Gardeners’ Market was founded over twenty years ago by a handful of people and a card table - in 2009 we were named one of the top 20 Farmers' Markets in America. Now we are the 2nd most popular market in the state of Utah!

The mission of Cache Valley Gardeners’ Market is to educate consumers about sustainable agriculture and healthy foods, provide a source of revenue for local farmers and artisans, and create a vital community gathering place for all ages. Our Market showcases locally homegrown produce, fine arts and handmade crafts.

Contact: Gardeners' Market
435-754-7402
info@gardenersmarket.org
Website: http://gardenersmarket.org
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Saturdays,
Date: May 12th - October 20th, 2018
Location: Historic Cache County Courthouse
199 N Main St
Logan, UT 84321
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9:00 AM NEHMA Community Art Day

Do you want to make art but aren't sure where to start? Join us at our next Community Art Day!

Art forms vary each month. All materials provided. Please join us!

October 12th:

  • We will be writing poetry and making zines inspired by the exhibition Haikus, Modernism, and Stanton McDonald-Wright. Featuring Taylor Fang, a Logan High School student and National Student Poet. The activity is free and open to the public and all ages are welcome. All materials will be provided.
  • Contact: Teri Guy
    435-797-7239
    teri.guy@usu.edu
    Website: https://www.facebook.com/NEHMAatUSU/
    Time: 9:00 am to 11:30 am Every 2nd Saturday (unless otherwise noted),
    Date: Ongoing 2019
    Location: Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
    Utah State Universtiy
    Logan, UT 84322
    Cost: Free and open to the public
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9:00 AM Red Ribbon Run

The 22nd Annual Red Ribbon Run is a 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk. Register online or at the Bear River Health Department.

Contact: Bear River Health Department
435-792-6500
655 E 1300 N
Logan, UT 84341
Website: http://www.brhd.org
Time: 9:00 am Saturday,
Date: October 12th, 2019
Location: Cedar Ridge Elementary
65 N 200 W
Hyde Park,, UT
Cost: $5 - $10; Visit site to register
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10:00 AM Family First Saturdays

Join us on the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M. Topics change every month! Learn traditional dances, listen to music, eat authentic food, and make fun hands-on arts and crafts projects! Programs are designed to be entertaining for the whole family. Arts and crafts activities are selected to engage kids from ages 3 to 12 and those who are young at heart. Best of all, our Family 1st Saturdays programs are FREE!

  • February 2nd:
    • Homes are where the heart is! Join us as we take a leap back into time and learn about different styles of homes across the world! If you've ever wondered why houses look the way they do, you won't want to miss this!
  • March 2nd:
    • Culture of the Maya! You'd be surprised what the Mayans did and why! Come by and find out how advanced their culture really was.
  • April 6th:
    • Egyptians Death on the Nile! Join us as we explore what happened on the infamous Nile River! Come and help us build our Egyptian sarcophagus exhibit! You voted and we listened! This exhibit was the #1 most requested theme.
  • May, 4th:
    • Vikings! You think you know everything about Vikings? Join us and break myths about their history. Come by and don't be shy! We have have plenty of hands on activities.
  • June 1st:
    • Horses and Humans! Have you ever wondered how they became such good partners? Come to our monthly event and find out why! Come ready to learn and play. There will be activities for all ages!
  • July 6th:
    • Have you ever been to the land down under, AKA Australia? If not come by this Saturday and explore the diverse cultures and history from this country. Australia is a special country that we often don't hear much about. Come by and find out why it is so unique!
  • August 3rd:
    • Join us in the Museum of Anthropology as we explore the world of women's rights and efforts to resolve inequality. Participate in our some activities and check out the museum's exhibits!
  • September 7th:
    • Games, History of Fun! If you love games you'll love this event! Join us as we explore games throughout the world and how they are played.
  • October 12th:
    • Start the Halloween season off right by coming to our Mythical Creatures event! Join us as we dress up as our favorite creatures and learn more about them! Costumes are optional and please dress family friendly.
  • November 2nd:
    • Our favorite event of them all! Join us as we explore culture through food. Come hungry and bring a friend! We do this event once a year and it is always a hit! Don't miss out!
  • December 7th:
    • Weaving & Beading!

    Contact: Molly Cannon
    435-797-7545
    anthro.museum@usu.edu
    Website: http://anthropology.usu.edu/museum/communityconnections
    Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm 1st Saturdays,
    Date: 2019
    Location: Museum of Anthropology Old Main, Room 252
    Utah State University
    Logan, UT 84322
    Cost: Free
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10:00 AM Vintage Market Days

Come spend the day or even the weekend with us at Vintage Market Days! You will be able to shop over 200 of the most amazing vintage, handmade, antique, clothing and jewelry vendors in the US. Food trucks and live music each day as well.

Admission for children under 12 is free. Cash and credit card are accepted at the gate. Once purchased, your ticket is good for re-entry into the event all weekend.

Website: http://www.vintagemarketdays.com
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Thrusday, Friday & Saturday,
Date: October 10th, 11th & 12th, 2019
Location: Cache County Fairground
450 S 500 W
Logan, UT 84321
Cost: $5
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4:00 PM Corn Maze on the Farm

Bring in the fall at American West Heritage Center with our Corn Maze on the Farm for some fall family fun. Visitors can walk through the corn maze, play in the bounce house and participate at our BB gun range. Don’t forget to ride the spooky train and the ponies. Fall fun for the whole family!

Hours & Events are Subject to Change Without Notice

Check our website for more information, including our Haunted Hollow.

Contact: Bryn Heiner
435-245-6050
hr@awhc.org
Sarah Gunnell
Website: https://www.awhc.org/corn-maze/
Time: 4 pm - 10 pm(Mon-Thur);3 pm to 11 pm(Fri); 10 am to 11 pm(Sat) Monday thru Saturday,
Date: September 24th thru October 30th, 2019
Location: American West Heritage Center
4025 S Hwy 89-91
Wellsville, UT 84335
Cost: $6 to $7
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7:30 PM Haunted Hollow

Haunted Hollow at American West Heritage Center delivers frightful scares. Visitors will have the chance to encounter ghostly characters from the past. Are you a thrill seeker who loves to get scared? Named one of Utah’s Top Haunts, AWHC invites you to experience the frightful haunts in our Hollow.

Recommended for visitors ages 8 and older.

Contact: Bryn Heiner
435-245-6050
hr@awhc.org
Sarah Gunnell
Website: http://awhc.org
Time: 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm Friday & Saturday nights
Date: October 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th, 25th & 26th, 2019
Location: American West Heritage Center
4025 S Hwy 89-91
Wellsville, UT 84339
Cost: $9, Free for members
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