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Events for Saturday, November 02, 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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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 Prescription Take-Back Event

Residents from anywhere in Cache Valley can turn in their old, expired, or unneeded over the counter and prescription drugs. We will also be accepting any old sharps.

Contact: Emily Malik
435-716-9792
Website: http://brhd.org
Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Saturday,
Date: November 2nd, 2019
Location: Elite Hall
98 W Main St
Hyrum, UT 84319
Cost: Free
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11:15 AM Day of the Dead Mental Health Walk

The Northern Utah Hispanic Health Coalition is helping bring awareness to mental health by Hosting a Day of the Dead procession beginning at the Logan Library and walking down Main Street, ending at the Logan Recreation Center. Prizes will be awarded for best dressed Day of the Dead attire.

Contact: Liz Cruz
435-994-7113
liz.cruz@thefamilyplaceutah.org
Time: 11:15 am Saturday,
Date: November 2nd 2019
Location: Beginning at Logan Library
255 N Main St
Logan, UT 84321
Cost: Free
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6:00 PM Square and Round Dance Lessons

Come join "Lace n' Levis" for a do-si-do of a good time. New/rusty dancers beginning September 21st. Dress is casual or square dance attire. 6-7 pm Round Dance Class. 7-8pm Square Dance Class. Families welcome!

FYI - Round dancing is like Ballroom dance, with verbal prompts.

Contact: Stephanie
435-890-0127
Tani
801-652-6792
Website: http://www.utsquaredance.org/
Time: 6:00 pm & 7:00 pm Saturdays,
Date: Beginning September 21st,, 2019
Location: Whittier Center
290 N 400 E
Logan, UT 84321
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7:00 PM The Curious $avage

Ridgeline Theatre presents The Curious $avage by John Patrick.

Time: 7:00 pm
Matinee performance at 2pm on Saturday, Friday, Saturday & Monday,
Date: November 1st, 2nd & 4th, 2019
Location: Ridgeline High School Auditorium
1800 N 300 W
Milleville, UT 84326
Cost: $7/$5 Students and Seniors
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7:30 PM Muses

Presented by the Music Therapy Students, Caine College of the Arts.

Free and open to the public.

Contact: 435-797-8022
Website: https://arts.usu.edu/
Time: 7:30 pm Saturday,
Date: November 2nd, 2019
Location: Caine Performance Hall
Utah State University
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
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