Friday, Sept. 9
Chieko Okasaki will kick off the Family Lecture Series at the American Heritage School, 736 N. 1100 S. American Fork, from 7:30-9 p.m. The public is invited.
Farmer's Market at Thanksgiving Point, in Lehi. From 4-8 p.m.. at the Village. Free
Dinosnorzzz, tonight through Saturday morning from 6:30 p.m. to 10 a.m. at the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point. Cost: $29 adults; $39 children.
Bridal Extravaganza, 4-9 p.m. at the Show Barn at Thanksgiving Point. Cost: $2 brides with registration; $7 (12 and older).
Saturday, Sept. 10
Patriot Day event, 9-10 a.m. at Memorial Park, 800 E. Center, Provo. Sponsored by the Utah Valley State College Interfaith Association and the Mountain Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross. All veterans, military personnel, public safety officers, firefighters, Scouts, are encouraged to wear uniforms.
Single Adult Dance at the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, beginning at 9 p.m. Cost $8 per person.
Bridal Extravaganza, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Show Barn at Thanksgiving Point. Cost: $2 for brides with registration; $7 (12 and older).
Spot visits Storytime, at 1 p.m. at Barnes and Noble, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem. Get your picture taken with the precocious puppy.
Utah Valley PAF (Personal Ancestral File) Users Group at 9 a.m. to noon in the LDS "Red" Chapel at 4000 N. Timpview Drive. Main presentation followed by specialty workshops. Call 225-6106.
Sunday, Sept. 11
Thanksgiving Point Garden Luncheon Series, 11 a.m. in the Garden Room at Thanksgiving Point Gardens. $18.50 per person. Today featuring author James L. Ferrell.
Monday, Sept. 12
Once Upon A Storytime, 11 a.m. at Barnes and Noble, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem. September's topic will be exploring bugs, the ocean and dinosaurs in books.
Tuesday, Sept. 13
Taste of Home Cooking School, 6 p.m. in the Show Barn at Thanksgiving Point. Cost: $10 in advance; $12 at the door.
Senior Cinema Series, 10 a.m. each Tuesday at the SCERA Center, 745 S. State, Orem. Cost: $2. For seniors 55 and older. Today's movie: "The Country Girl," with Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly and William Holden.
Wednesday, Sept. 14
Magic Treehouse book group, 6 p.m. for ages 5-10. This month featuring Book 11, "Lions at Lunchtime."
Thursday, Sept. 15
Democratic Women of Utah County Spaghetti Dinner from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Orem Senior Center, 93 N. 400 East. Cost: $12 or $30 per family. RSVP to 356-0290.