Monthly Events Calendar

Monday-Friday (June 13-17): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Rd., Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceinthepark.wordpress.com or ajohnston@weber.edu.
 

Monday-Friday (June 13-17): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 4th Street Park (275 4th St., Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, community.weber.edu/artsinthepark or kmackay@weber.edu.

Wednesday (June 15): Weber State University’s Gay Straight Alliance hosts a vigil to support the Orlando Pulse nightclub victims, 7-8:30 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, facebook.com/events/246366032404605/ or jaysonstokes@weber.edu.

Thursday (June 16): Weber State University Davis Student Success Center hosts a new-student orientation, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2750 University Park Blvd., Layton), weber.edu/admissions, 801-626-6050.

Friday & Saturday (June 17 & 18): WSU’s Office of Access & Outreach hosts the 2016 Juneteenth Freedom & Heritage Festival, “Renewing our Strength, in Mind, Body, Spirit,” live entertainment, food and vendors, noon-9 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, 801-626-7027 or projectsuccessinc.org.

Friday (June 17): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts a Myers-Briggs training course which assesses personality, 8 am.-5 p.m., Weber State University Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden), $74.50, weber.edu/sbdc/classes.html or 801-626-7232.

Saturday (June 18): The WSU Alumni Association hosts a day at Lagoon, 10 a.m.-11 p.m., $30.50 alumni association member/$34.50 non-member, $11.00 lunch, alumni.weber.edu/lagoon or 801-626-6468.

Monday-Friday (June 20-24): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 4th Street Park (275 4th St., Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceinthepark.wordpress.com or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 20-24): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lester Park (663 24th St., Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, community.weber.edu/artsinthepark or kmackay@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 20-24): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts a manufacturing-technology camp for students in 9th-12th grades, Engineering Technology Building, $285, Ogden School District students email snowr@ogdensd.org for funding options, weber.edu/east/camps or 801-626-7552.

Tuesday (June 21): WSU’s College of Health Professions hosts a suicide-prevention training, 8 a.m-5 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2750 University Park Blvd., Layton), nathanalexander@weber.edu or 801-626-8124.

Thursday (June 23): WSU’s Law Enforcement Academy hosts Police Academy graduation, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2750 University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-395-3410 or heatherallred@weber.edu.

Friday (June 24): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “Everything DiSC Workplace Training,” (dominance, influence, steadiness, conscientiousness) WSU Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) $62.03, weber.edu/sbdc/classes.html or 801-626-7232.

Friday (June 24): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

June 24-26 (Friday-Sunday): WSU’s Outdoor Recreation program hosts the Wild Iris rock climbing trip, Lander, Wyoming, $80 WSU/$105 non-WSU, ages 18+, all skill levels welcome, weber.edu/outdoor/wild-iris-climbing.html o 801-626-6373.

Monday-Friday (June 27-July 1): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lester Park (663 24th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceinthepark.wordpress.com or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 27-July 1): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lester Park (850 30th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, community.weber.edu/artsinthepark or kmackay@weber.edu.

July 2016

Monday (July 4): Independence Day-campus closed.

Tuesday (July 5): The WSU Swenson Building pool will reopen at 6:30 a.m. For more information contact rebeccamabile@weber.edu.

Tuesday-Friday (July 5-8): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Computer Storytelling,” learn to craft stories using graphic artwork, animation and other multimedia, 9 a.m.-noon, $145, ages 12-14, Weber State University Davis Building 3 Room 230, continue.weber.edu/summer-camps/.

Tuesday-Friday (July 5-8): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Monroe Park (850 30th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceinthepark.wordpress.com or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Tuesday-Friday (July 5-8): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Mt. Ogden Park (3144 Taylor Ave., Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, community.weber.edu/artsinthepark or kmackay@weber.edu.

Wednesday (July 6): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “1 Million Cups,” an opportunity for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to business owners and receive feedback, 9-10 a.m., Weber State University Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, breakfast provided, 801-626-7232 or 1millioncups.com/ogden.

Thursday (July 7): Weber State University Davis Campus Enrollment Services hosts an early college information session, 5-6 p.m., WSU Davis (2750 University Park Blvd., Layton) cbusby@weber.edu.

Friday (July 8): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday-Monday (July 8-10): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts at backpacking trip to Kings Peak as part of Summer Summit Series, Uinta Mountains, Wyoming, $75 WSU/$95 non-WSU, moderate fitness level recommended, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/summer-summit-series.html.

Friday (July 8): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a Weber River inflatable kayak trip, 11 a.m., $25 WSU/$35 non-WSU, ability to swim confidently required, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/weber_river_kayaking.html.

Saturdays (July 9-Aug. 13): WSU’s Center for Lifelong Learning hosts “Jazz Jam,” learn, rehearse and perform jazz improvisation, 10-11:30 a.m., Browning Center Room 133, $68, register at continue.weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (July 11-15): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Mt. Ogden Park (3144 Taylor Avenue, Ogden), free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceinthepark.wordpress.com or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (July 11-15): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., West Ogden Park (751 West 24th Street, Ogden),  free lunch for those age 18 and younger, public welcome, community.weber.edu/artsinthepark or kmackay@weber.edu.

Friday-Sunday (July 15-17): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Weekend Snake River Raft Trip, Snake River, (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) $95 WSU/$140 non-WSU, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/snakeriverrafttrip.html.

Friday (July 15): WSU’s Center for Lifelong Learning hosts “Paint Better, Faster: A New Approach for Beginning or Veterans,” 4-8 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center Room 307, $60, register at continue.weber.edu.

Sunday (July 17): WSU hosts the 38th annual Lindquist Family Symphony Pops and Fireworks, 9 p.m., Ada Lindquist Plaza and pond area, free, 801-626-6468.

Monday-Thursday (July 18-21): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Computer Game Design,” learn about mechanics, controls, design and programming, 9 a.m.-noon, $150, ages 8-11, WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230, register at continue.weber.edu/summer-camps/.

Monday-Friday (July 18-22): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Trail Blazers,” learn about ecological environments by collecting samples and testing them, 9 a.m.-noon, $150, ages 10-12, Lind Lecture Hall Room 230, register at continue.weber.edu/summer-camps/.

Wednesday (July 20): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts the WSU PREP closing celebration and expo, students will exhibit projects completed during PREP program, 6:30-8:15 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, weber.edu/prep/ or danadellinger@weber.edu.

Friday (July 22): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a Weber River inflatable kayak trip, 11 a.m., $25 WSU/$35 non-WSU, ability to swim confidently required, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/weber_river_kayaking.html.

Friday (July 22): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Monday (July 25): Pioneer Day Holiday (observed)-campus closed.

Tuesday-Friday (July 26-29): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “Girls Go Digital! Hack Design, Code & Make!” 9 a.m-3:30 p.m., Technical Education Building, ages 8-18, $250 before July 10, $295 after, girlsgodigital.com or danadellinger@weber.edu.

Friday-Sunday (July 29-31): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a rock climbing trip in the high Uintas near Ruth Lake, Utah, $75 WSU/$95 non-WSU, all skill levels welcome, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/cooperative-high-uinta-climbing-trip.html.

Contact:

Allison Barlow Hess, director of Public Relations
801-626-7948 • ahess@weber.edu

Author:

Melissa Smith, adminstrative specialist for Public Relations
801-626-6348 • melissasmith9@weber.edu