Local Events Calendar
October 15 - October 20
**Another “Blast from the Past” Car-cruise night will be held TONITE(Wed) beginning at 630p.m. at Rumbi Island Grill. Bring out your classic car, hot rod, specialty vehicle, etc and have fun. Everyone is welcome to attend.
**Logan Library presents, Learning @the Library; classes showing how to get the most from your e-reader device, computer or tablet, using the free resources available at the library. Class Schedule for October 12-18: Facebook Basics will be offered Thursday at 10:30 am. Tablets & the Library will be taught Saturday morning at 10:30 am. All classes are held at the Logan Library. You can use the library’s devices or bring your own. Sign up in person at the Information desk at the Logan Library or call 716-9120.
**Come see the stars of Whose line is it Anyway? Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood LIVE at the Ellen Eccles Theatre. The hilarious improvisational duo will perform their show An Evening with Colin and Brad, Thursday night at 7:30PM. The show kicks off the 23rd season of shows at the Ellen Eccles Theatre. Tickets start at $39 and will be sold at the Box Office at 43 S Main in Logan, at CacheArts.org or call 435-752-0026
**Come One Come All! The Senior/Community Center in Preston is holding a ‘Scone & Navajo Taco fundraiser day’ – Saturday from 11a.m. to 5p.m. at the center at 64 W 1st South in Preston. Cost: Scones $4 / Navajo Tacos $7. Come help out a great cause & show your support.
**The 5th annual 5K Run/1K Walk (to benefit Preston Special Olympics) will be held Saturday at 9a.m. at 310 N State Street in Preston(or the parking lot of the LDS North Stake church house). Registration begins at 8a.m. You’re invited to wear Halloween costumes (but NO masks please). Pre-register at email@example.com or call (208-530-0438). Prizes for runners & best costume. Cost $15 w/shirt, $10 without shirt, $8 shirt only. All proceeds go to Preston Special Olympics Team.
**The Family and School series at the Ellen Eccles Theatre starts with a big brass band bang, Monday night at 7:30 PM, with the talented brass ensemble Dallas Brass. The national touring brass instrument group will perform with teenagers from the Mt. Crest and Logan High School Bands. The concert is intended for the entire family. Their ideal audience has a range in ages from 5 to 95. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for students and $8 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased at 43 S Main in Logan, Cachearts.org or call 435.752.0026
**Veterans VFW Post 12076 invites you to their monthly meeting every 3rd Tuesday at 6p.m. at BATC East Campus, come in the east red walkway then turn left. For more information, please call Rick (435-757-3109).
**Logan Library Activities for teens Every Week the Logan Library has events specifically for patrons 11-18. Come Check out: • Teen Tuesday Oct 21: Game On! Exercise your thumbs and reflexes as you battle your friends on the Wii, PS3, and other consoles at 4pm in the Jim Bridger room. For more information, visit the Logan Library at 255 N Main, call 435-716-9123, or check the library’s website at http://library.loganutah.org/For more information, visit the Logan Library at 255 N Main, call 435-716-9123, or check the library’s website at http://library.loganutah.org/
**Registration for Block 2 of Logan Library’s pre-school story time is now open. Pre-school story time is for children ages 3-5 and is held every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:00 a.m. and Tuesday and Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Classes will start Tuesday October 21. Registration is required. Register by going to http://library.loganutah.org, and clicking on the “children” tab. Or call 716-9121.
**Join the Cache Chamber of Commerce at the Copper Mill Restaurant on Tuesday, October 21st at 11:30 AM for our monthly Leadership Lunch sponsored by Syringa. Meet and greet with businesses from all over Cache County or just get to know what’s going on in your business community. Keynote Speaker will be from Alivint Financial, discussing “Obamacare and What it Means to You This Year.” Tickets are only $14 for chamber members and $16 for non chamber members. Register online at cachechamber.com/events or for more information email the chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 435-752-2161.
**The City of Logan is holding neighborhood meetings at 6 elementary schools and USU in the month of October and staff is encouraging residents to come “ask anything”. Department heads, staff and even Mayor Petersen will answer questions, to hear comments and field concerns. The next meetings will be held: Wed,Oct 22nd at 7p.m. at Wilson Elementary/ Oct 27th at 7p.m. at Ellis Elementary and Oct 28th at 7p.m. at Woodruff Elementary. Residents can get more information at nc.loganutah.org at City Hall (290 N 100 West) or call (435-716-9000).
**Come see more than three dozen scenes created with hundreds of pumpkins and other vegetables at the 31st annual North Logan Pumpkin Walk. This favorite fall tradition runs from Oct. 23-25 and Oct. 27-28 at Elk Ridge Park, 1050 E. 2500 North, in North Logan. Hours are 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Admission is free. This year's theme is "It's a Classic." Scenes slated to appear are The Sword in the Stone, Steamboat Willy, Mary Poppins, Nursery Rhymes, Superheroes, A Christmas Carol, Frozen, Wicked and Snoopy to name just a few. A free puppet show is also featured daily on every half hour from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and on Saturday from Noon to 9 p.m. The Pumpkin Walk is wheelchair accessible. Free shuttle bus service will be available from CVTD starting at 6:30 p.m. with the pickup stop at Greenville Elementary, 2500 N. 400 East. For more information visit www.Pumpkinwalk.com or facebook/north logan pumpkin walk
**Richmond City Youth Council is hosting a haunted house! It will be held from 7:30-9 pm on Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25 at Richmond City Hall: 6 W Main. Suggested donation is at least $2 per person ages 5 and up. There is a child-friendly
option. Concessions will be available.
**CAPSA is holding a Stuff the Truck event on Saturday, October 25 at Smith’s Marketplace. CAPSA is gathering needed supplies for their shelter, including nonperishable food, kitchen supplies, diapers, Christmas gifts, and more… Drop off supplies or buy them the day of at Smith’s Marketplace and help stuff the truck.
**OPTIONS for Independence Youth Group will be going to Lagoon Frightmares on October 25. Meet at Options at 10:15 a.m. to travel to Farmington. Cost is $35.00. RSVP Jennie at 435-753-5353 or email email@example.com.
**A Cowgirl Concert will be held Tuesday, Oct 28th at the American West Heritage Center (4025 S Hwy 89-91) in Wellsville. Featuring award-winning artists: western musician Eli Barsi and western poet Doris Daley. The concert is at 7p.m. (doors open at 630p.m.). Cost: $15/adult, $10/student-senior. Tickets available at Macey’s in Providence, American West Heritage Center, Ridley’s in Hyrum and online at www.cachevalleycowboyrendezvous.com
**October 29 and 30 at 7:30 PM the State Street Ballet from Santa Barbara, CA will perform Beauty and the Beast at the Ellen Eccles Theatre. The classic tale of love and loss will be set to the moving music of famous Russian composer Tchaikovsky. The ballet was choreographed by State Street Ballet Director and Emmy Award winning choreographer Robert Sund. Tickets are available at the Ellen Eccles Theatre Box Office at 43 S Main, Logan, CacheArts.org or (435)752-0026. The Cache Valley Center for the Arts has arranged for a matinee performance that will be given to local elementary school children for FREE. The matinee program is made possible by the community sponsors and donors that financially support the education and outreach efforts of the CVCA. The matinee program will serve approximately 5,000 Cache Valley elementary school children over the 2014-15 season. Also, Master classes will be held in the Bullen Center Ballroom. Local dance students will have the opportunity to learn technique and tips from the professional artist from the State Street Ballet. Information about master classes can be found at http://www.cachearts.org/master-classes/.
**The American Red Cross Utah Region is accepting nominations for its prestigious annual Utah Red Cross Heroes Awards. Utahns of all ages who have demonstrated extraordinary courage, compassion and service during the preceding calendar year are eligible for nomination. Past awardees include a couple who performed CPR to save the life of a drowned child, a woman who took special care to supply much-needed meals and assistance to elderly neighbors, and a young man who traveled to India to help people in remote communities develop sanitation systems. The nomination process closes October 31st, 2014. Awardees will be recognized at one of 4 Heroes Award Recognition Events taking place throughout the state in March which is also Red Cross Month. To submit a Utah Red Cross Heroes Awards nomination, visit http://www.redcross.org/news/article/utah/nominate-a-hero
**The Bear River Community Chorale presents: Liberty-A Musical Celebration of Freedom -Saturday, Nov 1st at 7p.m. at the Garland Tabernacle. Featuring special guest and narrator J Spencer Kinard (veteran broadcaster and journalist. Former announcer for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and “Music and the Spoken Word”). Also the Bear River Community Chorale (under the direction of Carl Ashby).
**The Cache County Cooks Association is holding their Pan Sale – Nov 6th & 7th from 2p.m. to 6p.m. at the Cache County School District (2063 N 1200 East) in North Logan. Featuring NEW Commercial-quality cookware: cookie sheets, cookie sheet covers, parchment paper, heat-resistant spatulas, French fry cutters, mixing bowls, food choppers and many other items. Cash or check only please.
**The Cache Humane Society is collecting donations to help the shelter prepare for winter. Their target is $65-hundred dollars by Thanksgiving. All donations will be matched. That’s double the dollar! A total of $13-thousand dollars if they reach their target. Please donate today through www.cachehumane.org/help/donate mention “Winter Warmer” in comments. Every dollar helps.
**Bear River Regional Housing Authority is accepting applications for their monthly rental assistance program. The Housing Authority has preferences for families, people with disabilities and the elderly. For more info: (435-752-7242) or come into the BRAG office at 170 N Main in Logan.