Scary parties, Hollywood fun and networking: 10-day planner for Oct. 6-15

Scary parties, Hollywood fun and networking: 10-day planner for Oct. 6-15
Beth Furton with her children Mia and Livie hang out and listen to music on the patio during the "Pray for Snow" party at Snowbasin Resort in Huntsville Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

FRIDAY, Oct. 6

Oct 6 Date Night With Hank Smith And Brad Wilcox Are you looking for that perfect date where you can improve, strengthen, & build up your marriage? If so you wont want to miss out on this incredible evening. Join Brad Wilcox and Hank Smith as they present about marriage. Ticket price is $35.00 for… Weber State University Shepherd Union

Oct 6 FREAK SHOW on Historic 25th Join PALE for their 1st pop-up FREAK SHOW. There will be an array of visual art, performance pieces, carnival games and prizes, palm and tarot reading, costume contest, face painting, select boutiques, photo ops and live music. Historic 25th Street – Ogden, Utah

Oct 6 Physics Open House The Physics Department at Weber State University invites you to join them for demos, presentations and planetarium shows. New this year, they will showcase the new physics facilities in the Tracy Hall Science Center. Come see the demonstrations, new public observing deck, planetarium shows, scanning… Weber State Physics

SATURDAY, Oct. 7

Oct 7 Wasatch Wild Card Ride Collect all the cards for a winning poker hand on a bike ride around Ogden. This isn’t a race it’s a ride, so grab your cruiser, fixie, fat bike, tandem or big wheel for this event. All are welcome! Route: This will remain a mystery… Roosters Brewing Co.

Oct 7 Dunkirk in 35mm Presented in glorious 35mm! Modern master Christopher Nolan tells the incredible true story of the unparalleled heroism, bravery and selflessness that saved the lives of 330,000 Allied soldiers. World War II almost ended in 1940, and the Germans almost won. The earliest British invasion of… Peery’s Egyptian Theater

Oct 7 UT Gun Collectors Show & Sale This annual show features a wide variety of firearms, ammunition, and information about firearms down through history. Many displays, period costumed participants and information is available to the public. Guns, ammo and accessories are available for purchase. Golden Spike Event Center

SUNDAY, Oct. 8

Oct 8 WSU Symphony Orchestra Concert Weber State University Symphony Orchestra Concert with guest artist Rahim AlHaj. For their inaugural concert of the 2017-18 season, the Weber State University Symphony Orchestra welcomes Iraqi-American musician, composer and player, Rahim AlHaj. Virtuoso oud player, composer and political refugee Rahim AIHaj deftly combines traditional… Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Oct 8 Pray for Snow Party Come celebrate with us as we pray for snow on the last day of summer operations at Snowbasin Resort and as we get ready for an awesome winter ahead! Enjoy a vendor village highlighting the best parts of Snowbasin, free live music, a beer garden,… 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

MONDAY, Oct. 9

Oct 9 Swing Dance Ogden Anniversary Party It has been two years since Swing Dance Ogden started teaching swing classes. Come celebrate Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 9. Live Rockabilly music from Kitty and the Cruisers, hors d’oeuvres and dancing. Burch Creek Mercantile

Oct 9 Coming Out Panel Discussion Come hear people share their stories and experiences of coming out as LGBTQ+. Learn about the experience of coming out and the reasons why people come out. Learn how to support those in their life who may come out to you. Weber State University Diversity and Inclusive Programs

Oct 9 Combined FHE: Carnival! Welcome to the ward’s first carnival! It will be Halloween-themed and combined with the Layton Single Adult Ward. There will be all sorts of booths and prizes and food and games; golfing, doughnuts on a string, bean bag toss, sack races, and a witch’s brew… The Riverdale Single Adult Ward

TUESDAY, Oct. 10

Oct 10 When Hollywood Came to Town: The Sandlot Utah has been host to many a movie set throughout Hollywood’s illustrious history.  James V. D’Arc is the author of “When Hollywood Came to Town: a History of Moviemaking in Utah,” an insider’s guide to the happenings on and off set.  As curator of the… Weber County Library Southwest Branch

Oct 10 Free Extreme Coupon Classes: How to save big money on groceries Come meet expert couponer Alison Andersen at the Standard-Examiner’s free Extreme Coupon Classes! Alison is passionate about saving money and helping others do the same. She’s been teaching her couponing methods since 2009 and has done so all over the country. She’ll give you the… Ogden, UT

Oct 10 Gregg Luke at the Brigham City Library Book Festival Join Gregg Luke as he discusses his books and writing. There’ll be time for Q&A and book sales and signing at the end! Part of the Brigham City Library Book Festival, in Partnership with the Utah Humanities Council and the Utah Humanities Book Festival, a… Brigham City Public Library

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11

Oct 11 Wild Wednesday: Batty about Bats Utah has 18 species or kinds of bats! Kick off the Halloween season by learning bout these misunderstood and amazing flying mammals. Please meet in the visitor center. Ogden Nature Center

Oct 11 Youth Mental Health Screening Free for youth ages 12-18. Mental health screening will address depression, anxiety, suicide, ADHD, bipolar, etc. The screening is not a full psychological evaluation. Clinical diagnosis will not be made. Register for an appointment. Parents must be present. Meet mental health providers. Learn about community… Syracuse High School

Oct 11 Intro to Watercolor-Fall Leaves Learn about watercolor paint, paper, brushes, and technique while creating a fall leaves painting to take home. Taught by watercolorist Susan Snyder. Includes all materials. Ages 14+. Pre-registration required by Oct. 10. Register online or in store. The Local Artisan Collective

THURSDAY, Oct. 12

Oct 12 Standard Examiner Career Fair Gold Sponsors SpaceX and Hill Air Force Base, along with dozens of other employers, will be at Davis Tech on Thursday, October 12 from 1-4 pm to meet with job seekers. Register now! Davis Technical College

Oct 12 Contactos in Ogden This is a FREE monthly after-hours networking event called “Contactos.” These signature events provide an informal venue for our members and guests to develop new business opportunities. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2xX154n Thursday, October 12 From 5:30pm to 7:30pm Ogden-Weber Tech College 200 N Washington Blvd Ogden, UT… Ogden-Weber Technical College

Oct 12 Thursday Night Food Truck (The Salty Pineapple) Feature of the Week: THE SALTY PINEAPPLE FREE Meal Giveaway: Hawaiian BBQ Mix Plate Join our Food Trucks with an opportunity to win our FREE Meal Giveaway by THE SALTY PINEAPPLE. All you have to do is “like” and “comment” who you would share a… Shadow Point Shopping Center, 1000 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075

FRIDAY, Oct. 13

Oct 13 Creatures of the Night Put on your costumes, bring your flashlights and come have some Halloween fun. Learn about nocturnal animals, play games, hear stories and songs, make nature crafts and hear trailside tales at the campfire. Creatures of the Night is all about education and outdoor adventures. Ogden Nature Center

Oct 13 Creatures of the Night Put on your costumes, bring your flashlights and come have some Halloween fun. Learn about nocturnal animals, play games, hear stories and songs, make nature crafts and hear trailside tales at the campfire. Creatures of the Night is all about education and outdoor adventures. Ogden Nature Center

Oct 13 Lucky Slice Pizza & Powder Mountain present Arcadia Lucky Slice Pizza & Powder Mountain present ARCADIA with Ride Local First. The 6th annual snowboard film screening will take place Friday, October 13th at the Ogden Amphitheater. Free for all ages. Huge raffle with product from sponsors including Salomon Snowboards, Smith Optics, Crossroads Skateshop,… The Ogden Amphitheater

SATURDAY, Oct. 14

Oct 14 George E. Wahlen Veterans Tribute Run & Chili Cook-off The 10th annual veterans run and chili cook-off to benefit the George E. Wahlen Veterans Home. Sign up for the chili cook-off by calling 801-393-5662 or 801-920-1258 by Sept. 30. Prizes will be awarded for the most funds raised. Pre-register for the tribute run by Sept.… George E. Wahlen Veterans Home

Oct 14 Caramel Apple Class What You Will Learn In This Class: This hands-on class will teach each participant how to prep and make caramel apples. The instructor will review apple prepping techniques, dipping, decorating, packaging, etc. Each student will dip an apple into the caramel and decorate it. Each… Kitchen Kneads

Oct 14 The Local Artisan Collective’s First Birthday The Local Artisan Collective is throwing a birthday party for itself. There will be cake and ice cream, classes, demos, author signings, food taste tests and more! Much, much more. FREE Demostrations to watch and learn: 11 -12: Al Perry / Photo slide show of… The Local Artisan Collective

SUNDAY, Oct. 15

Oct 15 Sunday Coffee (bi-weekly) Come chat. Sunday coffee is far more relaxing and enjoyable than church 😉 We will meet at the table with the couches, and will have a sign clearly visible. Pull up a chair and join us to listen to each other’s exit stories or advice… All The Perks Espresso Cafe

Oct 15 4th Annual Antelope Island Ride This will be our 4th annual Antelope Island ride. We will meet up at the Worlds End Coffee shop in Layton at Noon. We will wait a bit For Dave Berg and then head out to the Island. Great ride and our biggest ride of… Two Bit Scooter Club

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