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Events for Thursday, August 23, 2018

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International Quilt Invitational Exhibition(Brigham)

46th International Quilt Invitational Exhibition

Featured Quilter: Barbara Barrick McKie, Connecticut

This exhibition will feature art quilts by Utah's finest quilters, as well as amazing, award-winning quilters from around the world.

The exhibition is presented by the Brigham City Museum of Art & History and is supported by Village Dry Goods, Brigham City's awesome quilt shop.

The Brigham City Museum of Art & History is located at 24 North 300 West in Brigham City. The facility is in the lower level of the Senior/Community Center. The entrance is on the west side. From Interstate 15, take the Forest Street exit and travel east to 300 West. The museum is on the corner of Forest Street and 300 West.

Contact: 435-226-1439
Website: http://www.brighamcitymuseum.org
Time: Tuesdays thru Fridays 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Date: June 16th to September 1st, 2018
Location: Brigham City Museum of Art & History
24 N 300 W
Brigham city, UT 84302
Cost: Free
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9:30 AM Common Literature Experience - Convocation Lecture

This year's Common Literature book is The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown.

The Boys in the Boat celebrates the 1936 U.S. men’s Olympic eight-oar rowing team--nine working class boys who stormed the rowing world, transformed the sport, and galvanized the attention of millions of Americans.

The public is welcome to join first-year students in attending the Common Literature Convocation. It will also be broadcast live at http://aggiecast.usu.edu.

Contact: 435-797-0283
connections@usu.edu
Website: http://www.usu.edu/connections/literatureexperience/
Time: 9:00 am Thursday,
Date: August 23rd, 2018
Location: Dee Glen Smith Spectrum
Utah State University
Logan, UT 84322
Cost: Free and open to the public
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7:00 PM Helicon West Open Mic Night

Helicon West is an open-mic reading/featured readers series for local poets and writers. Creative writers are invited to read up to 7 minutes of their original work. Arrive early to sign up. Readings are free, open to the public and uncensored.

Helicon West provides a regularly-scheduled place and time for members of the writing community to give their work a public voice, with no restrictions on levels of skill and no censorship of ideas or craft. Publication of readers' work is a main goal.

Sponsored by the USU Writing Center and the Logan Library.

Listed below are details on some upcoming events:

Summer Schedule: Events held in Lake Bonneville Room

  • May 24th: All Open Mic

    June 28th: All Open Mic

    July 26th: All Open Mic

    August 23rd: All Open Mic

Fall Schedule 2018: Events held in Jim Bridger Room

  • September 13th: League of Utah Writers

    September 27th: Tessa Fontaine, in partnership with Utah Humanities Book Festival

    October 11th: Tyler Whitesides, in partnership with Utah Humanities Book Festival

    October 25th: Bill Trowbridge, in partnership with Utah Humanities Book Festival

    November 8th: Jennifer Sinor special topics class

    November 22nd: No Helicon West

    December 6th: Michael Sowder poetry class

Contact: Star Coulbrooke
star.coulbrooke@usu.edu
Website: http://heliconwest.wordpress.com/
Time: 7:00 pm Every 2nd & 4th Thursday (unless otherwise noted)
Location: Logan Library
255 North Main
Logan, UT 84321
Cost: Free
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7:00 PM Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Critique Group

The Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) is presenting a free in-person peer critique session.

This group is open to anyone interested in writing or illustrating for children. Great opportunity to meet and connect with other writers and illustrators in the region.

Bring 4 copies of your Young Adult, Middle Grade or Chapter Book manuscript (up to 5 pages double spaced) or a complete Picture Book manuscript or poem. Illustrators are welcome to share their portfolios.

Website: http://www.utahsouthidaho.scbwi.org
Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm 4th Thursdays,
Location: Logan Library Juniper Rm
255 N Main St
Logan, UT 84321
Cost: Free
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7:00 PM Teen Thursday: Back-To-School

Learn some tips and tricks on how to destress and stay ahead in school! This Thursday, August 23rd at 7 PM only at the North Logan City Library!

Contact: Brittany Benson
435-755-7169
brittany@northloganlibrary.org
Website: https://northloganlibrary.org/events/teen-thursday-back-school-tips-tricks
Time: 7:00 pm Thursday,
Date: August 23rd, 2018
Location: North Logan City Library
475 E 2500 N
North Logan,, UT 84341
Cost: Free
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