Monthly Events Calendar

Monday (May 15): WSU’s Stewart Library Special Collections hosts “World War II Homefront Scanning Days,” community members are invited to have memorabilia scanned as part of a project documenting the effect of WWII on Northern Utah, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Hill Aerospace Museum (7961 Wardleigh Rd., Bldg. 1955 Hill AFB) 801-626-6540 or specialcollections@weber.edu.
 

Tuesday-Thursday (May 16-18): WSU Student Involvement & Leadership hosts the Utah Leadership Academy conference, “In Your Wildest Dreams,” student leaders from Utah college campuses are invited to develop leadership and networking skills, various times and locations, $50/free for WSU students, weber.edu/StudentInvolvement/ula.html.

Wednesday (May 17): WSU’s Stewart Library Special Collections hosts “World War II Homefront Scanning Days,” community members are invited to have memorabilia scanned as part of a project documenting the effect of WWII on Northern Utah, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Standard Examiner newspaper (332 Standard Way, Ogden) 801-626-6540 or specialcollections@weber.edu.

Monday (May 22): Bonneville High School graduation, noon, Dee Events Center, 801-452-4050.

Monday (May 22): Fremont High School graduation, 4 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-452-4000.

Tuesday (May 23): Weber High School graduation, noon, Dee Events Center, 801-476-3700.

Tuesday (May 23): Ben Lomond High School graduation, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-737-7900.

Wednesday (May 24): Roy High School graduation, 1 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-476-3600.

Wednesday (May 24): Ogden High School graduation, 5 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-737-8700.

Thursday (May 25): Box Elder High School graduation, 3 p.m., Dee Events Center, 435-734-4840.

Thursday (May 25): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts a barbeque for all PREP (students and families, 5:30-7 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, PREP is a free academic summer program to help middle school students improve in science, technology and engineering, meal free for first-year students and families, weber.edu/wsuprep.

Thursday (May 25): WSU’s Alumni Association Board of Directors hosts its annual board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Lindquist Center Board Room, ncollinwood@weber.edu or 801-626-6885.

Friday (May 26): WSU’s 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 (May 26): Morgan High School graduation, 12:30 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-829-3418.

Monday (May 29): Memorial Day – campus closed.

June 2017

 

Thursday (June 1): Northridge High School graduation, 9 a.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-8500.

Thursday (June 1): Davis High School graduation, 1 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-8800.

Thursday (June 1): Syracuse High School graduation, 5 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-7900.

Friday (June 2): Layton High School graduation, 9 a.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-4800.

Friday (June 2): Clearfield High School graduation, 1 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-8200.

Friday (June 2): Viewmont High School graduation, 5 p.m., Dee Events Center, 801-402-4200.

Friday (June 2): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html or 801-626-6373.

Monday-Friday (June 5-9): WSU and the YMCA host “Girls In STEM,” explore fields including chemistry, engineering and medicine, 8 a.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, $205, girls age 5 to 15 welcome, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Tuesday-Wednesday (June 6-July 19): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts WSU PREP, a seven-week math intensive summer school for high achieving students grade seven to nine, Weber State University main campus, free, 801-626-7552 or weber.edu/wsuprep.

Monday-Friday (June 5-9): 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 ages 18 and younger, public welcome, scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 5-9): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 5-9): WSU Aquatics and the American Red Cross host a lifeguard class, 1-4 p.m., Wildcat Center Room 101B and Swenson Pool, $150 WSU/$160 community, weber.edu/aquatics/lifeguard.html or 801-626-8674.

Thursday-Saturday (June 8-10): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts FyreCon, a science fiction, fantasy writing and art conference, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Weber State University Davis (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), $15 adults/$3 students per day, danadellinger@weber.edu or fyrecon.com.

Thursday (June 8): WSU’s College of Education and the Down Syndrome Foundation host “Down Syndrome Family Night,” games and food, 3-7 p.m., Riverdale Park (4300 Parker Dr., Riverdale), melissavaughn@mail.weber.edu.

Friday (June 9): WSU’s 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 (June 9): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html or 801-626-6373.

Saturday (June 10): WSU’s Outdoor Recreation program hosts a stand-up paddle board day at Causey Reservoir, $30 WSU/$45 non-WSU, or weber.edu/outdoor.

Saturday (June 10): WSU Law Enforcement Academy (LEA) and the 10-07 Fund host the annual 10-07 Charitable Fund 5K Walk/Run in memoriam of LEA alumnus Toby Candilora, 10:07 a.m., MTC Learning Park (1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden), $10 youth/$30 adult, 1007fund.org.

Monday-Thursday (June 12-16): WSU and the YMCA host “Fantastic Physics,” explore fields including physics and engineering, 8 a.m., Lind Lecture Hall, $205, ages 5 to 15 welcome, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (June 12-16): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “2D Video Gaming Camp using Game Maker,” 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Technical Education Building. Room 202S, $30, 801-626-7929 or icarus.cs.weber.edu/Summer_Game_Camp.html.

Monday-Friday (June 12-16): 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 Road, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 12-16): 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 Street, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

Friday (June 16): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html or 801-626-6373.

Saturday (June 17): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a Lewis Peak hike as part of the Summer Summit Series, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., pre-registration required, weber.edu/outdoor/summit-series.html, 801-626-6373.

Saturday (June 17): WSU’s Alumni Association hosts “Wildcat Day at Lagoon!” 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Lagoon Amusement Park (375 North Lagoon Drive, Farmington), $36/$32, alumni.weber.edu/lagoon.

Saturday (June 17): WSU’s Office of Access & Outreach hosts “The State of Black Utah,” town hall meeting, 6:30 p.m., Weber State University Davis (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-626-7027 or projectsuccessinc.org.

Sunday (June 18): WSU’s Office of Access & Outreach hosts the 2017 Juneteenth Freedom & Heritage Festival, “The Power of Now,” live entertainment, food and vendors, noon-9 p.m., Ogden City Amphitheater (343 25th Street, Ogden) 801-626-7027 or projectsuccessinc.org.

Monday-Friday (June 19-23): WSU and the YMCA host an art camp for children ages 5 to 7, Browning Center, $205, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (June 19-23): WSU and the YMCA host a dance and theater camp for youth ages 8 to 15, explore theater and dance through games, improvisation and ensemble activities, Browning Center, $205, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (June 19-23): 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 Street, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 19-23): 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 W 24th Street), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

Tuesday-Thursday (June 20-22): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “Girls' Welding Camp: The Art & Science of Metalwork,” overnight camp for high school girls interested in exploring metalwork, various locations, $150, weber.edu/summercamps/welding/default.html or 801-626-7552.

Wednesday (June 21): WSU’s Office of Access & Outreach hosts a screening of the film “I Am Not Your Negro,” 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, 801-626-7027 or projectsuccessinc.org.

Friday (June 23): WSU’s 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-Friday (June 26-30): WSU and the YMCA host “Colorful Chemistry,” discover acids, bases and exploding paints, youth ages 5 to 10, McKay Education Building, $205, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (June 26-30): WSU and the YMCA host “Coding with Creativity,” learn to code for video games and robots, youth ages 11 to 15, McKay Education Building, $205, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (June 26-30): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., West Ogden Park (751 West 24th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, or scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (June 26-30): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Monroe Park (850 30th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

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