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Community calendar for the week of Sept. 13, 2019

The Utah State Fair takes place this weekend with classic rock band Foreigner performing on Sept. 13. Another popular band, Foreign Figures, will perform a benefit concert on Saturday at Antelope Island State Park. Fans of silent movies can enjoy seeing actors Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin on the big screen at the Silent Film Festival at the Bountiful Davis Arts Center on Saturday and at the Organ Loft on Friday.

The Utah State Fair continues through Sept. 17.
The Utah State Fair continues through Sept. 15 at the fair park in Salt Lake City. Classic rock band Foreigner will perform Friday night.
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News

MUSIC/DANCE

Park City Music Festival, Sept. 13, 3 p.m.; Sept. 14, 10 a.m., various locations throughout Park City, free-$300 (parkcitysongwriterfestival.com)

“Legend of Timpanogos,” Sept. 13-14, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center, 425 W. Center, Provo, $18 (utahmetropolitanballet.org)

“The Planets,” Sept. 13-14, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $17-$92, for ages 5 and older (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

Popular alt pop indie band Foreign Figures will perform Saturday, Sept. 14, at Antelope Island State Park. Proceeds from the autumn equinox concert will go toward continued efforts to improve facilities and visitor experiences on the island.
Friends of Antelope Island

Foreign Figures with Rick Starr benefit concert, Sept. 14, 7 p.m., White Rock Bay, Antelope Island State Park, $23, includes park entrance fee (friendsofantelopeisland.com)

Mariachi de mi Tierra and Ballet Folklórico de las Américas, Sept. 14, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free (385-743-0146 or excellence concerts.org)

Heathsplund, Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free (801-422-2981 or arts.byu.edu)

“With a Song in My Heart” with Del Parkinson, Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, free (ChurchofJesusChrist.org)

“12 Minutes Max,” Sept. 15, 2 p.m., Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (events.slcpl.org)

You Topple Over, Sept. 15, 3 p.m., Solitude Mountain Resort, 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude, free (801-534-1400 or solitudemountain.com/things-to-do)

Celebracion Sinfonica!, Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $8-$30 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

Riverton Jazz Band, Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, free; dance lessons at 7 p.m. (385-743-0146 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Billy Strings, Sept. 17, 8 p.m., The Commonwealth Room, 195 W. 2100 South, South Salt Lake, $25, for adults ages 21 and older (801-741-4200 or thestateroompresents.com/the-commonwealth-room)

Joshy Soul & the Cool, Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, free (385-743-0146 or excellenceconcerts.org)

“The Music of John Williams,” Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m., The Noorda, 800 W. University Parkway, UVU, Orem, $44-$79 for general, $20-$69 for wheelchair, $22-$39.50 for students and under 30 with ID (utahsymphony.org)

Diana Krall, Sept. 18, 8 p.m., Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main, $55-$115 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

GETTING OUT

Nutrition Law Symposium, Sept. 13, 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Young Living Essential Oils, LC, 1538 W. Sandalwood Drive, Lehi, $50-$125 (acc.com/chapters-networks/chapters/mountain-west)

Utah State Fair, Sept. 13-14, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sept. 15, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Utah State Fairpark, 155 N. 1000 West, $10 for adults, $8 for youths ages 6-12 and seniors, free for children ages 5 and younger; $10 for parking (801-538-8400 or utahstatefair.com)

Fairytale Festival, Sept. 13, 4-8 p.m.; Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m., CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, free-$35 (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

Full Moon Lift Ride, Sept. 13-14, 8:30-11 p.m., Sundance Mountain Resort, Ray’s Lift, 8841 N. Alpine Loop Road, Sundance, $17-$20 (sundanceresort.com)

African dance class, Sept. 14, 9-10 a.m., Downtown Farmers Market, Pioneer Park, 300 W. 300 South, free, registration required (rdtutah.org/danceclasses)

Festa Italiana, Sept. 14, noon-10 p.m.; Sept. 15, noon-7 p.m., The Gateway, 400 W. 100 South, free (festaitalianaslc.com)

Living Traditions Fall Garden Party, Sept. 14, noon-4 p.m., International Peace Gardens, 1060 S. 900 West, free (livingtraditionsfestival.com)

Weber Reads kickoff event: “The Wonders of Water,” Sept. 14, 3 p.m., Weber County Library Main Branch, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, free (weberpl.lib.ut.us/events)

Celebration of the Independence of Mexico, Sept. 14, 5-9 p.m., Consulado de México en Salt Lake City, 155 S. 600 West, free (facebook.com/ConsulMexSLC)

Hobby Lobby grand opening, Sept. 16, 9 a.m., 3500 S. 2700 West, West Valley City, free (hobbylobby.com)

“Tale & Tunes: Bringing the World Together,” Sept. 16, 7-8 p.m., Millcreek Library, 2266 E. Evergreen Ave., Millcreek, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org/events)

New Roots Farmers Market, Sept. 17, 5-7 p.m., Central Park, 2797 S. 200 East, locally grown produce for sale by New Roots SLC refugee farmers (facebook.com/NewRootsSLC)

“Horticulture Spotlight Series: Tips for Attracting and Retaining Beneficial Insects in Your Garden,” Sept. 17, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, free, register online (redbuttegarden.org/horticulture-lecture-series)

“Senior Days,” Sept. 18, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, included with general admission, $1 for seniors ages 65 and older with ID (801-596-8500 or tracyaviary.org/events)

“New American Dream Lab,” Sept. 18, 5-7 p.m., Church and State, 370 S. 300 East, free, donations accepted, RSVP online (rescue.org)

50th reunion for Idaho’s Skyline High School class of 1969, Sept. 19, 6-9 p.m., Skyline High School, 1767 Blue Sky Drive, Idaho Falls, Idaho, auction and dinner; Sept. 20, 7-11 p.m., The Downtown Event Center (The DEC), 480 Park Ave., Idaho Falls, $35 in advance for both evenings, $40 at door; see website for more information and to purchase tickets (skylineidaho69.com)

Backcountry and the National Ability Center present Stoke Series Live, Sept. 20, 5:30-10 p.m., The Shop, 1167 Woodside Ave., Park City, $35 (facebook.com/NationalAbilityCenter)

THEATER

OPENING PRODUCTIONS

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” Sept. 13-Oct. 5, dates and times vary, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $14 for adults, $12 for children ages 3-11 and seniors (801-225-2787 or scera.org)

“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 19-Oct. 12, Covey Center, 425 W. Center, Provo, $16 for adults, $14 for students, seniors and military (801-852-7007 or coveycenter.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

“42nd Street,” Sept. 13-14, 7:30 p.m., Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna, $12 (801-347-7373 or empresstheatre.com)

“Catch Me If You Can,” Sept. 13-14 and 16, 7:30 p.m., Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, Box Elder County, $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and children under 13; children under 4 not permitted (435-723-8392 or heritagetheatreutah.com)

“Charley’s Aunt,” Sept. 13-14, 7:30 p.m.; Sept. 14, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, $25-$27 for adults, $19-$21 for children ages 4-11 (801-226-8600 or haletheater.org)

“Saturday’s Voyeur,” Sept. 13-14, 7:30 p.m., Sept. 15, 1 and 6 p.m., Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $50-$60, contains adult themes (801-363-7522 or saltlakeactingcompany.org)

“Noises Off!” through Sept. 21, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $15-$17 for adults, $14-$16 for military, students and seniors, $10-$12 for children ages 12 and younger (801-393-0070 or terraceplayhouse.com)

“Man of La Mancha,” through Sept. 28, dates and times vary, Brigham’s Playhouse, 25 N. 300 West, Washington, Washington County, $23 for adults, $21 for seniors, $17 for children ages 5-17 and students with ID, children under age 5 not admitted (435-251-8000 or brighamsplayhouse.com)

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” through Sept. 28, dates and times vary, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $20, for ages 5 and older (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

“Every Brilliant Thing,” through Oct. 12, dates and times vary, The Beverley Center for the Arts, Anes Studio Theatre, SUU, Cedar City, $52-$56; contains adult topics (800-752-9849 or bard.org)

“Hamlet,” through Oct. 12, dates and times vary, The Beverley Center for the Arts, Randall L. Jones Theatre, SUU, Cedar City, $32-$77; contains adult themes and bawdy language (800-752-9849 or bard.org)

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” through Oct. 12, dates and times vary, The Beverley Center for the Arts, Randall L. Jones Theatre, SUU, Cedar City, $37-$82 (800-752-9849 or bard.org)

“The Price,” through Oct. 12, dates and times vary, The Beverley Center for the Arts, Anes Studio Theatre, SUU, Cedar City, $52-$56 (800-752-9849 or bard.org)

“Death of a Driver,” through Oct. 20, dates and times vary, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $30-$44 (801-363-7522 or saltlakeactingcompany.org)

“When You Wish,” through Oct. 24, dates and times vary, Tuacahn Center for the Arts, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, Washington County, $32-$99 (435-652-3200 or tuacahn.org/wish

“The Little Mermaid,” through Oct. 25, dates and times vary, Tuacahn Center for the Arts, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, Washington County, $32-$99 (435-652-3200 or tuacahn.org/mermaid)

“The Sound of Music,” through Oct. 26, dates and times vary, Tuacahn Center for the Arts, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, Washington County, $32-$105 (435-652-3200 or tuacahn.org/music)

“Adams Family Reunion,” through Nov. 9, dates and times vary, Desert Star, 4861 S. State, Murray, $26.95 for adults, $15.95 for children ages 11 and younger (801-266-2600 or desertstar.biz)

“The Addams Family,” through Nov. 16, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, Centre Stage, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $36-$48 for adults, $18-$24 for youths ages 5-17 (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Timpanogos Belvederes improv troupe, Sept. 14, 7 p.m., Timpanogos Valley Theater, 90 N. 100 West, Heber, $5-$8 or $20 for families (timpvalleytheatre.com/improv)

Improv Workshop, Tuesdays, Sept. 17-Oct. 15, 7:30-9:30 p.m., ComedySportz Utah, 36 W. Center, Provo, $100 (801-377-9700 or comedysportzutah.com/workshops)

NEW MOVIES IN THEATERS THIS WEEK

ADAM — Awkward teen Adam spends his last high school summer with his big sister, who throws herself into NYC’s lesbian and trans activist scene. In this coming-of-age comedy, Adam and those around him encounter love, friendship and hard truths. 95 minutes; not rated; Tower; star review not available.

BRITTANY RUNS A MARATHON — A young woman decides to make positive changes in her life by training for the New York City Marathon. 104 minutes; R (language throughout, sexuality and some drug material); in general release; see review by Josh Terry.

FREAKS — A bold girl discovers a bizarre, threatening and mysterious new world beyond her front door after she escapes her father’s protective and paranoid control. 104 minutes; R (violence and some language); in general release.

THE GOLDFINCH — A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 149 minutes; R (drug use and language); see review by Josh Terry.

HUSTLERS — Inspired by the viral New York Magazine article, Hustlers follows a crew of savvy former strip club employees who band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients. 109 minutes; R (pervasive sexual material, drug content, language and nudity); in general release.

LINDA RONSTADT: THE SOUND OF MY VOICE — With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk rock music scene in her early 20s. 95 minutes; PG-13 (brief strong language and drug material); in general release.

OFFICIAL SECRETS — The story of a British whistleblower who leaked information to the press about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the U.N. Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq. 111 minutes; R (language); in general release.

OUT OF LIBERTY — Winter 1839. Liberty, Missouri. Local jailer Samuel Tillery is tasked with watching Missouri’s most wanted men as they await their upcoming hearing. 131 minutes; PG (violence and thematic content); in general release.

SPECIAL MOVIE SCREENINGS

“3 from Hell,” Sept. 16-18, 7 p.m., select Megaplex Theatres, $13.94-$15.02 (megaplextheatres.com); and select Cinemark Theatres, $15 (cinemark.com/movies/events)

”The Art of Buster Keaton,” Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m., Organ Loft, 3331 S. Edison St., $5-$6 (801-485-9265 or edisonstreetevents.com)

Edison Street and The Organ Loft begins its fall season with Buster Keaton on the screen and Blaine Gale at the Wurlitzer Theatre pipe organ. Continue the fun with the silent film festival at the Bountiful Davis Art Center on Saturday.
Edison Street and The Organ Loft

“Cooked: Survival by ZIP Code,” Sept. 17, 7 p.m., Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free; post-film Q&A with director Judith Helfand (utahfilmcenter.org)

“The Game Changers,” Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m., select Megaplex Theatres, $9.65-$11.80 (megaplextheatres.com)

Silent Film Festival, Sept. 14, noon-5 p.m., Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 N. Main, Bountiful, $5 per film, $10 for day pass, $20 for family pass (801-295-3618 or bdac.org/silent-film-fest)

“Star Trek: The Motion Picture,” Sept. 15, 1 and 4 p.m.; Sept. 18, 4 and 7 p.m., select Megaplex Theatres, $9.65-$11.80 (megaplextheatres.com); and Sept. 15, 1 p.m.; Sept. 18, 7 p.m., select Cinemark Theatres, $12.50 (cinemark.com)

“State Fair,” Sept. 17, 10 a.m., SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $2, for adults ages 18 and older (801-225-2787 or scera.org)

“Winterland,” Sept. 18, 8 p.m., Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre, 2280 E. Red Butte Canyon Road, $15-$20, $10 for children ages 3-16 (801-585-0556 or redbuttegarden.org)

BOOK SIGNINGS AND EVENTS

Benchmark Books, 3269 S. Main, David Ostler, author of “Bridges: Ministering to Those Who Question,” Sept. 18, 5:30 p.m. (801-486-3111 or benchmarkbooks.com)

Downtown Salt Lake City, 300 South between Main Street and West Temple, “We, too, sing America,” with poet Willy Palomo, Sept. 14, 10 a.m. (slco.org)

Finch Lane Gallery, 1330 E. 100 South, “Guest Writer Series” with Tom Sleigh and Alan Shapiro, Sept. 19, 7 p.m. (kingsenglish.com)

The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Jennifer Adams, author of “The Sleeping Beauty: My First Ballet Book,” Sept. 14, 11 a.m.; Lisa Michele Church, author of “Historic Apartment Buildings of Salt Lake City,” Sept. 14, 2 p.m.; TKE 42nd Birthday, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; and Nadene LeCheminant, author of “The Gates of Eden,” Sept. 19, 7 p.m. (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

Libby Gardner Hall, 1375 E. Presidents’ Circle, University of Utah, Randall Munroe, author of “How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems,” Sept. 14, 7 p.m., $30 for individual, $40 for two people, includes one hardcover copy of book; $15 for students with ID, book not included; conversation, Q&A and book signing (801-328-2586 or wellerbookworks.com)

Natural History Museum of Utah, 301 Wakara Way, Kurt Repanshek, author of “Re-Bisoning the West: Restoring an American Icon to the Landscape,” Sept, 15, 1 p.m., included with admission (nhmu.utah.edu)

Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, Sarah Eden, author of “The Lady and the Highwayman,” Sept. 16, 7 p.m.; and James D’Arc, author of “When Hollywood Came to Utah,” Sept. 19, 7 p.m. (theprintedgarden.com)

S.J. Quinney College of Law, 383 S. University St. E, Peter Walker, author of “Sagebrush Collaboration: How Harney County Defeated the Takeover of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge,” Sept. 19, 12:15 p.m. (kingsenglish.com)

Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, Eli Knapp, author of “The Delightful Horror of Family Birding,” Sept. 18, 7 p.m. (kingsenglish.com)

FOOD CLASSES AND EVENTS

Festa Italiana, Sept. 14, noon-10 p.m.; Sept. 15, noon-7 p.m., The Gateway, 400 W. 100 South, free (festaitalianaslc.com)

ART CLASSES AND EVENTS

“Family Art Saturday: Found Art Collage,” Sept. 14, 2-4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, free (801-328-4201 or utahmoca.org/events)

“Family Days: Al Farrow,” Sept. 14, 2-4 p.m., Southern Utah Museum of Art, Sorenson Center for the Arts, 13 S. 300 West, SUU, Cedar City, free (435-586-5432 or suu.edu/pva/suma)

“Studio Demonstrations Window,” Sept. 17-28, 10 a.m., Art at the Main, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-363-4088 or artatthemain.com/events)

“A.P.E.X. Talk: Al Farrow,” Sept. 19, 11:30 a.m., Southern Utah Museum of Art, 351 W. University Blvd., SUU, Cedar City, free (435-586-5432 or suu.edu/pva/suma)

ART GALLERIES

OPENING EXHIBITIONS

Ashton Gardens, 3900 N. Garden Drive, Lehi, Garden of Quilts, Sept. 13-14, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., $35 for adults, $25 for members (801-768-2300 or thanksgivingpoint.org)

Draper Park, Day Barn, 1166 Pioneer Road, Draper, art by 20 local artists, opening receptions Sept. 13-14, noon (drapervisualartsfoundation.org)

The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, “Turning Mines to Vines,” by various artists, through Sept. 22 (801-531-9800)

Pilar’s Garden, 403 E. 8th Ave., “Women with heART,” by various artists, Sept. 14-15, 5 p.m., $15 (pilarpobillegacyfoundation.org)

Sundance Mountain Resort, 8841 N. Alpine Loop Road, Sundance, Plein Air Art Festival, artist reception Sept. 14, 5 p.m. (sundanceresort.com)

Weber State University, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Shaw Gallery, Ogden, “Perspectives in Printmaking: An Evolving Dynamic,” opening reception, Sept. 13, 7 p.m.; on display Sept. 13-Nov. 9 (weber.edu/artscalendar)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS IN SALT LAKE COUNTY

Church History Museum, 45 N. West Temple, 11th International Art Exhibition: “Meditations on Belief,” by various artists, through Oct. 7 (801-240-3310)

Downeast Millcreek, 2330 E. 3300 South, Millcreek, “The Art of Mt. Olympus,” by various local artists, through Sept. 30 (801-410-4288)

The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, “Turning Mines to Vines,” by various artists, through Sept. 22 (801-531-9800)

Rio Gallery, 300 S. Rio Grande St., “Design Arts,” by Utah student designers, through Oct. 18 (801-245-7272)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, “Looking for America,” by various artists, through Sept. 25 (801-524-8200)

Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, “Our Best,” by members of the Utah Watercolor Society, through Oct. 16 (801-965-5100)

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, “Synchronistic Space,” by Anne Fudyma, through Oct. 12; “Bath House,” by Madison Donnelly, through Oct. 26; “Glazed Atrium,” by Ryan Lauderdale, through Nov. 2; and “Abstraction is Just a Word, But I Use It,” by various artists, through Jan. 4, 2020 (801-328-4201)

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Drive, University of Utah, “Power Couples: The Pendant Format in Art,” curated by Leslie Anderson, through Dec. 8; “Ummah,” by various artists, through Dec. 15; and “De/Marcation: A Survey of Contemporary Photography in Utah,” by various artists, through Jan. 12, 2020 (801-581-7332)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS OUTSIDE SALT LAKE COUNTY

Arrowhead Gallery ETC, Electric Theater Center, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George, art by Sue Knoll, through September (801-628-9592)

Art Around the Corner Foundation, various locations in St. George, outdoor sculpture exhibit, by various artists; on display through early 2020 (artaroundthecorner.org)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, BYU, Provo, “In the Arena,” by Mahonri Young, through Sept. 21; “Where the River Widens,” by Danae Mattes, and “Windswept,” by Patrick Dougherty, through Oct. 19; and “After Promontory,” curated by Ashlee Whitaker, through Oct. 5 (801-422-8287)

Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum, 660 W. 400 North, Blanding, “Ancient Skies Through Ancient Eyes,” by Bob Maynard, through Oct. 31 (utahscanyoncountry.com)

Granary Art Center, 86 N. Main, Ephraim, “De/Marcation: A Survey of Contemporary Photography in Utah,” curated by Amy Jorgensen and Edward Bateman; and “Heaving Into Mountains,” by Jackie Leishman, through Sept. 27 (435-283-3456)

Julie Nester Gallery, 1280 Iron Horse Drive, Park City, group show featuring art by Joe Brubaker, John Dempcy, Matt Devine, Chris Hayman, Chad Little and Nicholas Wilton, through Sept. 30 (435-649-7855)

Meyer Gallery, 305 Main, Park City, “Making Her Mark,” by women, through September (435-649-8160)

Mountain Place Gallery, 123 N. Main, Logan, “Celebrate Fall,” by Russ Fjeldsted, through October (435-752-0211)

Red Cliff Gallery, 220 N. 200 East, St. George, “Color Explosion,” by members of the Southern Utah Art Guild, through Oct. 31 (redcliffgallerysuag.com)

Southern Utah Museum of Art, 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, “Homage to William Shakespeare,” by Karl Momen, and “Al Farrow: Wrath and Reverence,” through Oct. 5 (435-586-7700)

Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville, 26th annual Utah Quilt Show, through Sept. 21; and “Round Up: Icons of the American West,” by various artists, through June 19, 2021 (801-489-2727)

St. George Art Museum, 47 E. 200 North, St. George, “In the Spirit of Everett Ruess,” woodcuts and linocuts by Carol Bold, Royden Card, Abe McCowan and Robert Perkins, through Oct. 22 (435-627-4525)

Weber State University, Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, Ogden, “Perspectives in Printmaking: An Evolving Dynamic,” through Nov. 9 (weber.edu/artscalendar)

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Fairytale Festival, Sept. 11-12, 6:30 p.m.; Sept. 13, 4-8 p.m.; Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m., CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, free-$35 (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

Centerpoint Legacy Theatre in Centerville will host its annual Fairytale Festival this weekend.
CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

“Having a Ball” preschool storytime, Sept. 13, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $1-$2 suggested donation, for children ages 3-5 (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

“Ring Around the Rose: Chitrakaavya,” Sept. 14, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $6 (801-531-1000 or rdtutah.org/forkids)

“The Secret Lives of Streams” with author Lynell Garfield, Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-noon, Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $12.50 for general, $10 for seniors, free for members and children under age 1 (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“Garden Bookworms: Dr. Seuss,” Sept. 14, 1-2:30 p.m., Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, $8-$10, for children ages 4-12 with adult (801-581-8454 or redbuttegarden.org/garden-adventures)

“Family Art Saturday: Found Art Collage,” Sept. 14, 2-4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, free (801-328-4201 or utahmoca.org/events)

“Family Days: Al Farrow,” Sept. 14, 2-4 p.m., Southern Utah Museum of Art, Sorenson Center for the Arts, 13 S. 300 West, SUU, Cedar City, free (435-586-5432 or suu.edu/pva/suma)

Weber Reads kickoff event: “The Wonders of Water,” Sept. 14, 3 p.m., Weber County Library Main Branch, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden, free (weberpl.lib.ut.us/events)

Intermediate drawing class, Mondays, Sept. 16-Nov. 4, 4-5 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $45, for children in grades 4-7 (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Saturdays through Sept. 28, 10:30 a.m., Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $20, for ages 5 and older (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

LIBRARIES

Riverton Library, 12877 S. 1830 West, Riverton, ballet for kids, Sept. 13, 10:30 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, “Three Silly Wishes” puppet show, Sept. 13, 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Whitmore Library, 2197 Fort Union Blvd., Cottonwood Heights, read to a dog, Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Magna Library, 2675 S. 8950 West, Magna, “Three Silly Wishes” puppet show, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Murray Library, 166 E. 5300 South, Murray, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” party, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. (801-264-2580)

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, ACT study sessions for teens, Sept. 14, 1 p.m. (801-594-8680)

Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free screening of “The Dark Crystal,” Sept. 14, 2 p.m. (801-229-7050)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, comic book workshop for teens and adults, Sept. 14, 3 p.m.; and International Dot Day, Sept. 14, 3 p.m. (801-594-8623)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, Honey Celebration, Sept. 14, 3:30 p.m. (801-524-8200)

Sandy Library, 10100 Petunia Way, Sandy, pizza and pajama party for teens, Sept. 14, 7 p.m., registration and permission slip required (801-943-4636)

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

The Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation recently announced it is accepting applications for its 2020 competition. Pianists ages 11-18 are invited to apply by Sept. 15. A nonrefundable application fee of $150 is required. The competition will take place in June 2020 in Salt Lake City, with a total of $60,000 in cash prizes. Visit bachauer.com for rules and more eligibility requirements.

NowPlayingUtah.com is offering free tickets to local events to celebrate National Arts and Humanities Month in October. Through Sept. 15, website visitors can enter to win free tickets to performances for events Oct. 1-31. The Free Night of Art is aimed at introducing Utah audiences to new forms of art in their hometowns, according to a news release. To enter, create a free account at freenight.nowplayingutah.com and pick two top requests. Entrants will be notified by email, win or lose, on Sept. 22, according to the news release. Visit freenight.nowplayingutah.com for more information and enter to win.

The Fine Arts Center in Brigham City will host auditions for “James and the Giant Peach, Jr.” on Sept. 17-18, at 6:30 p.m. Youth ages 8-18 are invited to audition for the musical. Performances will be Dec. 5-9. For more information, call 435-723-0740 or visit bcfineartscenter.org.

Villa Italian Kitchen, 1200 Provo Town Center Blvd., No. 2082, Provo, will celebrate National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Friday, Sept. 20. Participating locations will offer a buy-one, get-one-free slice of pepperoni pizza that day, according to a news release. To redeem, guests must mention the deal at the time of purchase. Visit villaitaliankitchen.com for details.

KUED recently announced its Book Club in a Box is back with four new boxes. Book Club in a Box is a packaged toolkit for book clubs throughout Utah, according to a news release. Any book club in Utah can register for a box, provided they send feedback to KUED. The boxes are free and provided by grants from Utah Humanities, the Bastian Foundation and community partners. According to the news release, each box includes a copy of the book and KUED documentary for the host, background materials and discussion questions. This year’s boxes include the following: KUED’s “On the Spectrum,” with “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” by Mark Haddon; KUED’s “Unspoken: America’s Native American Boarding Schools,” with “Cheyenne Again,” by Eve Bunting; KUED’s “Martha Hughes Cannon,” with “The Invention of Wings,” by Sue Monk Kidd; and KUED’s Utah’s Freedom Riders,” with “Coming of Age in Mississippi,” by Anne Moody. Visit kued.org/bookclub for more information and to register for a box.

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