Nature, comedy films, blues and more: Things to do September 8-17

Nature, comedy films, blues and more: Things to do September 8-17
Dog owners from all over the Salt Lake and Ogden valleys walk their dogs in support of the Best Friends Animal Society during the Bark at the Basin event at Snowbasin on July 31, 2016. (ROBBY LLOYD/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

FRIDAY, Sept. 8

Sep 8 Wildwoods Bash at Ogden Nature Center Ogden Nature Center966 West 12th StreetOgden, Utah 84404 Friday, September 8, 2017, 5 – 8pm The Ogden Nature Center presents the 32nd annual Wildwoods BASH at our nature preserve located at 966 W 12th Street in Ogden from 5-8:30 p.m. This al fresco event includes a gourmet…

Sep 8 Family Game Night Come join us for a special after-hours family party! The library will stay open late for family games, including bingo, loteria, and many board games. Light snacks will also be provided. Target Audience: Everybody Logan Library

Sep 8 Awaken – Outdoor Acrobatic & Aerial Showcase This is our Fall studio showcase of outdoor acrobatic and aerial performances by teachers and students. The last showcase was a hit, and this one will feature our new outdoor silks and hammock rigging. The performance takes place just outisde the studio on the lawn… Root To Rise Studio

SATURDAY, Sept. 9

Sep 9 Dog Splash & Dash Summer is almost over, which means it’s time for the Clearfield Aquatic & Fitness Center’s Dog Splash & Dash! Bring your four-legged friend for unleashed play in our outdoor pool. Details: September 9, 11am-3pm, $4/dog Clearfield City Recreation, Aquatics and Fitness

Sep 9 Logan Pride Festival 2017 Logan Pride Foundation is excited to announce Logan Pride Festival 2017!! Logan Pride Festival is a family friendly event designed to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community in Cache Valley, Utah, and to bring our community together to promote diversity, and inclusion. This year’s festival will feature…

Sep 9 Historic Home Tour The Weber County Heritage Foundation’s Annual Home Tour will be September 9th, 2017 in Huntsville, Utah. Tickets are available NOW on our website. http://www.webercountyheritagefoundation.com Huntsville, UT

SUNDAY, Sept. 10

Sep 10 Bark at the Basin Join us for our annual 5K Trail hike to raise money for Best Friends Animal Society – Utah. Bring your furry friends and enjoy the great outdoors. Registration will begin at 10:00am and 5k hike will begin at 12:00pm $30 donation. All hikers get a… Snowbasin Resort

Sep 10 Blues, Brews & BBQ Featuring The Johnny Utahs Join us on the lawn at Earl’s Lodge on Sunday, September 10 for the Blues, Brews & BBQ Concert Series with The Johnny Utahs and Underground Cash! Bring the family to Snowbasin Resort for award-winning BBQ, family friendly activities and free live music for all… Snowbasin Resort

Sep 10 PEAK Academy PEAK Academy is a youth development program for Mtn Peak Volleyball. We are dedicated to teaching quality fundamentals to all athletes and helping each athlete develop a love for the game of volleyball. Each session is open to athletes ages 8-14; youth ages 11 and… Mtn Peak Volleyball

MONDAY, Sept. 11

Sep 11 Sidewalk Painting (Syracuse High School) Join Syracuse High School and help “paint” their way into Homecoming Week while enjoying some of your local Food Trucks!! Open for ALL (Students, Parents, Family, & Friends). ENTERTAINMENT: (6-9PM) -Painting/ Decorating Sidewalks -Music FOOD TRUCKS: (6-9PM) -DaKine Grindz -Wingin It SYRACUSE HIGH SCHOOL 665… Syracuse High School

Sep 11 Redistricting Talk Join the League of Women Voters and the American Democracy Project to hear speaker Andrew Roberts from Better Boundaries.

Sep 11 Chat&Chew an Informal Q&A about Soroptimist Int. of Ogden Come learn more about Soroptimist and the amazing things we do as an organization here in Ogden. We are the “Betterment of Women & Girls”. If you want to know how you can become a mentor or help make this community a better place join… Corporate Alliance of Northern Utah

TUESDAY, Sept. 12

Sep 11 Indonesian Martial Arts Intro Classes Learn the Mind-Body-Spirit Energy and Martial Art of the Kings of Java, Indonesia! Get into the best shape of your life, increase your confidence, learn how to defend yourself, and overcome mental and physical obstacles you never thought possible! Merpati Putih (MP) is more than… Merpati Putih USA (MP USA)

Aug 31 Guided Breathwork & Gentle Stretching Guided Breathwork & Gentle Stretching by Wendy Nelson For Ages 12 and Up @ The Tanglewood Club House Every Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-4:30pm Receive class reminders and changes by texting ‘clubhouse’ to (801) 784-8948 When was the last time you took a deep breath ?… Tanglewood Club House

Sep 12 Save The Date Bridal Boutique Premiere Wedding Specialists come together to meet & get to know Brides & Grooms. Q & A with expert wedding vendors who want only the best for you & your special day. This Bridal Boutique you won’t want to miss. Enjoy Fizz, cake, movie tickets… The Grand View Reception & Event Center

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 13

Sep 16 International Coastal Cleanup at Great Salt Lake! The south shore of Great Salt Lake needs a good cleaning!!! Every year we host this service project to show GSL some love, find weird stuff and weigh the amount of trash we collect. Mark your calendars and join FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake, The… Great Salt Lake State Park

Sep 13 Jazz at the Station Union Station – Grand Lobby 2501 Wall Avenue Ogden UT 84401 Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 7 – 8pm Free Jazz concert. Arts & Culture Categories: * PERFORMING ARTS, * CULTURAL, Band, Instrumental, Jazz, Music Audience: Children, Teens, Adults, Athletes, Businesses, Members Type of Event: Activities, Concert, Educational, Entertainment Cost: It’s FREE!

Sep 13 Fruit Variety Taste and Learn The USU Botanical Center has over 100 varieties of grapes and other fruits. Come sample a wide variety of fruit during our peak harvest season and find the flavor that inspires you! Our fruit expert will teach you about the science of growing fruit. USU Botanical Center

THURSDAY, Sept. 14

Sep 14 Freedom’s Light Festival 2017 The 2017 Freedom’s Light Festival details are in! Take a trip back in time to the 9th annual Freedoms Light Festival! Thursday, Friday ~ Sept 14 & 15 9am to 3pm and 5pm to 9pm Saturday, Sept 16 ~ 11am to 3pm Come meet Professor… Freedom’s Light Foundation

Sep 14 Farm to Table Dinner Enjoy a delicious meal prepared uisng local foods. Menu will include herb roasted chicken, grilled vegetables, scalloped potatoes, and European brownies and famous Aggie ice cream for dessert. The event will be held in the shade of the Utah House garden USU Botanical Center

Sep 14 Book Swap! A Book Club for Contrarians. September theme: Falling! What book inspired you to continue reading, to FALL into a pattern of a love for literature. Bookswap is your new favorite no-homework book club happening on the second Thursday of the month at 6PM. Bring a book that loosely fits the… Booked on 25th

FRIDAY, Sept. 15

Sep 15 Leaps and Bounds Leaps and Bounds is a structured program that focuses on building Gross and Fine motor skills. We have an awesome new Program Lead who is excited to bring her experience from 15 years of teaching to help our kids at GiGi’s! Recommended for kids 2-7. GiGi’s Playhouse Layton

Sep 15 Fall Camporee Joint Fall Camporee with the Elk Horn district . Activities include black powder range shooting, Geocaching, pioneering, cooking demonstrations, primitive camping skills and more. $8/scout before Labor Day and $12/scout after. Leaders are free. Old Ephraim District BSA

Sep 15 West Haven RMPRA Fall Rodeo Annual RMPRA Fall Rodeo being held on September 15th and 16th (Friday and Saturday), beginning at 7 pm both nights. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 4-12, and FREE for kids ages 3 & under. Call or visit City Hall for tickets…

SATURDAY, Sept. 16

Sep 16 Hispanic Heritage Festival Please join us for a fun filled event with food, entertainment and prizes. We will have several food trucks here selling their wares, Ballet Folklorico entertaining us, loteria games, face painting, balloon animals and more. Hope to see you there! Target Audience: Everybody Place: Logan… Logan Library

Sep 16 The “Suicide Sucks” Ride Many of us have been affected by a precious life ending too soon. This event will help raise money, awareness & resources, to help prevent these tragedies and bring hope to people in need! Gather your friends & family, bring your bikes & help us… Golden Spike Harley Davidson

Sep 16 Untamed West Fest featuring Michelle Branch, Baskery To kick off its inaugural year, the Standard-Examiner’s Untamed West Fest welcomes Grammy-award winning artist Michelle Branch to the Ogden Amphitheater. Opening for Branch is Baskery, a trio of Swedish sisters known for their banjo punk, acoustic dance music sound. Local acoustic artist Cherry Thomas… The Ogden Amphitheater

SUNDAY, Sept. 17

Sep 17 Blues, Brews & BBQ Featuring The Weekenders Join us on the lawn at Earl’s Lodge on Sunday, September 17 for the Blues, Brews & BBQ Concert Series with The Weekenders and Penrose! Bring the family to Snowbasin Resort for award-winning BBQ, family friendly activities and free live music for all ages! Every… Snowbasin Resort

Aug 12 Snowbird’s 45th Annual Oktoberfest Celebration Voted one of America’s 10 Best Oktoberfests by Men’s Journal Magazine. Snowbird’s Annual Oktoberfest attracts over 60,000 visitors and has grown to become one of the largest festivals in Utah. Every Saturday and Sunday from Aug. 12 through Oct. 15, 2017, including Labor Day on… Snowbird