30 fun things to do in Northern Utah this week

Thursday , March 09, 2017 - 5:30 AM

CARMEN LOPEZ, Standard-Examiner

FRIDAY, March 10

SIMPLE TREASURES BOUTIQUE — Event includes more than 150 booths with locally handmade gifts, more. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Legacy Events Center, 151 S. 1100 West, Farmington. Event also runs 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 11. 801-451-4080. FREE-$1.

SPRING GALA FUNDRAISER — Event will feature live and silent auctions, 50/50 drawing, dinner, live entertainment, more. 5:30-9 p.m., Old Timers Room, Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. Proceeds will benefit the Ogden Association of the Blind. Clg.Chrisgreen@gmail.com. 801 529-6246. $30.

INTERNATIONAL FLY FISHING FILM FESTIVAL — Consisting of short and feature length films from all corners of the globe, showcasing the passion, lifestyle and culture of fly fishing. 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Doors open at 6 p.m. smithstix.com. 801-689-8700. $12-$15, plus $1.50 facility fee.

SATURDAY, March 11

MEET THE MODELERS — Event includes scale modelers’ swap meets, modeling skills demonstrations and introductions to model car clubs. 1-3 p.m., Weber County Library’s Pleasant Valley branch, 5568 Adams Ave. Parkway, Washington Terrace. All ages and skill levels welcome. FREE.

LEGO BATMAN MOVIE EVENT — Children will be able to help Batman protect Gotham from the Joker by making their own LEGO Batman Speedwagon and more. 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 1780 N. Woodland Park Drive, Layton. Call store for reservations for Make & Take event while supplies last. 801-773-9973. FREE.

CONCERT — Utopia Early Music introduces some of the area’s elite choral musicians, featuring Spanish Renaissance to Colonial America and 20th century France. 7:30 p.m., Holy Family Catholic Church, 1100 E. 5550 South, Ogden. 801-479-1112. Pay as able; suggested $10-$15.

SUNDAY, March 12

NORTH AMERICAN HANDMADE BICYCLE SHOW — Will showcase bike tools and design, co-motion cycles, tires, more. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 S.W. Temple, Salt Lake City. 385-468-2222. $20.

JOSEPH IN CONCERT — Three sisters known for their album “I’m Alone, No You’re Not,” with special guest the Marshall McLean Band. 8 p.m., The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Doors open at 7 p.m. Must be at least age 21. 1-800-501-2885. $24.

WORLDS OF ENCHANTMENT — Presented by Disney on Ice. 1 p.m., Vivint Smart Home Arena, 301 W. S. Temple, Salt Lake City. smithstix.com. 801-325-7528. $20-$65.

MONDAY, March 13

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE — Featuring the Ogden Concert Band; come dressed as your favorite “Star Wars” or “Wizard of Oz” character, as music from both will be featured. 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Doors open at 6 p.m.; seating starts at 6:30 p.m. egyptiantheaterogden.com. 801-689-8700. Tickets are not required. FREE.

SAM MORGAN ELEMENTARY BOOKFAIR — Celebrating the LEGO Batman Event and the release of Brandon Mull’s “Dragonwatch.” 9 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1780 N. Woodland Park Drive, Layton. Event runs through Wednesday, March 15. 801-773-9973. FREE.

DISCUSSION — “The Damnedest of the Damned: The Nazi Persecution of Gays and Lesbians During the Holocaust,” featuring keynote speaker Jake Newsome, U.S. Holocaust Museum outreach officer. 7-8:30 p.m., Shepherd Union’s Wildcat Theater, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. scheshire@weber.edu. 801-626-7850. FREE.

TUESDAY, March 14

PRESENTATION — “Blasted Out of History,” a look at the legacy of Ogden’s Union Station, covering the tragic train accident of 1904 involving mostly Greek immigrant laborers, as presented by Union Station historian, Charles Trentelman. 7 p.m., Weber County Library’s Southwest branch, 2039 W. 4000 South, Roy. FREE.

UTAH YOUTH RODEO — Utah Youth Rodeo Association members ages 2-14. 5-10 p.m., riding arena, Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden. FREE.

VISUAL ARTS — For ages 13-18; bring your own art project and supplies. 5 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. bcfineartscenter.org. 435-723-0740.

WEDNESDAY, March 15

WILD WEDNESDAY: GOING GREEN — A special St. Patrick’s Day program. 3:45-4:30 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. All ages welcome. Meet at the visitor center. $3-$5.

MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT — Featuring Mark Hummel’s Golden State/Lone Star Revue, an all-star, cross-country melding of musicians from California to Texas. 8 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City. All ages welcome. egyptiantheatrecompany.org. 435-649-9371. $19-$29.

DANCE NIGHT— Live music by Gary Romer; line dancing, 7-7:30 p.m.; ballroom dancing, 7:30-10 p.m. Starstruck Dance Studio, 375 S. State, Suite “G,” Clearfield. For ages 40 and older. 801 479-8664. $5.

THURSDAY, March 16

BEBE REXHA IN CONCERT — Don’t miss her All Your Fault Tour, with guests Daniel Skye and Spencer Ludwig. 7 p.m., The Depot at the Gateway, 400 W. S. Temple, Salt Lake City. All ages welcome. smithstix.com. 801-355-5522. $20-$22.

NAOMI MARINE EXHIBITION — Her drawings and soft sculptures depict control, organization and obsessive manipulation. 9 a.m., The Art Barn & Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City. FREE.

STORY FIESTA — Stories, games and crafts for the whole family, presented in English and Spanish. 6 p.m., Weber County Library’s Southwest branch, 2039 W. 4000 South, Roy. FREE.

FRIDAY, March 17

CHERIE CALL LIVE — Known for her recent album “Homeless Songs,” with special guest songwriter Tyler Castleton. 7:30 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. Doors open at 7 p.m. bcfineartscenter.org. 435-723-0740. $8-$12.

MEN’S TENNIS — Weber State men’s tennis hosts Nevada. 5 p.m., Ogden Athletic Club, 1221 E. 5800 South, South Ogden. weberstatesports.com. FREE.

MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT — Featuring Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience; two-time Grammy award-winning musicians of Zydeco music and the Creole “keepers of the culture” of Southern Louisiana. 8 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City. Repeat performance on Saturday, March 18. All ages welcome. egyptiantheatrecompany.org. 435-649-9371. $23-$35.

SATURDAY, March 18

A SPRING CONCERT — Featuring the music of Mozart and Mendelssohn, as performed by the Temple Square Chorale and Orchestra. 7:30 p.m., Salt Lake Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 N. Temple, Salt Lake City. Limited to those ages 8 and older. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are required. lds.org/events. 801-570- 0080. FREE.

STORYTIME — Featuring “Egg,” a graphic novel for preschoolers, by Kevin Henkes, just in time for Easter. 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1780 N. Woodland Park Drive, Layton. FREE.

PLANE TALK SERIES — Featuring retired U.S. Navy Veto Montrone, who will share some of his experiences in testing the atomic bomb during Operation Crossroads. 1 p.m., Hill Aerospace Museum auditorium, 7961 Wardleigh Road, Hill Air Force Base. FREE.

SUNDAY, March 19

WORLD CUTTER & CHARIOT RACING CHAMPIONSHIP — Enjoy live chariot championship action. Noon, race track and grandstand, Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden. Races run through March 24-26. FREE-$12.

FIBER WORK EXHIBIT — Features fiber art constructed by women of Weber County. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Myra Powell Gallery, Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. Exhibit runs through March 29. 801-393-9890. FREE.

INTERNATIONAL SPORTSMEN’S EXPO — Utah’s largest marketplace of outdoor gear for the entire family. 10 a.m., South Towne Exposition Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy. www.sportsexpos.com. FREE-$14.

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