Monthly Events Calendar

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.

Thursday (June 29): WSU's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts "An Evening With Adam Foss," criminal justice reform advocate, 6:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, free, facebook.com/events/497450597258814/.

July 2017

 

Friday (July 1): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” noon-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/, or 801-626-7232.                          

Saturday (July 2): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” noon-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/ or 801-626-7232.

Monday-Friday (July 3-7): WSU and the YMCA host “Eco Warriors,” explore fields including geology and botany, 8 a.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, $205, ages 5 to 15 welcome, ymcautah.org/summerdaycamp/weber-state-university-specialty-summer-day-camps/ or 801-626-7772 (no class July 4).

Tuesday (July 4): Independence Day – campus closed.

Wednesday-Friday (July 5-7): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a program for children involving hands-on art lessons, noon-1 p.m., Mount Ogden Park (3144 Taylor Avenue, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

Wednesday-Friday (July 5-7): 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 ages 18 and younger, public welcome, scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Friday (July 7): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” noon-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/, or 801-626-7232.

Saturday (July 8): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a Ben Lomond 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 (July 8): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” noon-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/, or 801-626-7232.

Sunday (July 9): WSU’s Outdoor Recreation program hosts a stand-up paddleboard day at Causey Reservoir, 9 a.m., $30 WSU/$45 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor.

Monday-Friday (July 10-14): WSU and the YMCA host “Lego Robotics,” Learn to build and code autonomous robots with Legos, 8 a.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, $205, ages 5 to 15 welcome, ymcautah.org/summerdaycamp/weber-state-university-specialty-summer-day-camps/ or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (July 10-14): WSU hosts Arts in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on art lessons featuring African drummer Deja Mitchell on Friday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lester Park (663 24th Street, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, weber.edu/artsintheparks or kmackay@weber.edu.

Monday-Friday (July 10-14): WSU hosts Science in the Parks, a weeklong program for children involving hands-on science lessons, noon-1 p.m., Mount Ogden Park (3144 Taylor Avenue, Ogden), free lunch for those ages 18 and younger, public welcome, scienceintheparks.org or ajohnston@weber.edu.

Friday-Sunday (July 14-16): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Moab Whitewater Rafting Trip, Moab, Utah, $95 WSU/$140 non-WSU, register at weber.edu/outdoor/moab-whitewater-rafting-trip.html or 801-626-6373.

Friday (July 14): 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 & Saturday (July 14 & 15): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” 12-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/ or 801-626-7232.

Sunday (July 16): WSU hosts the 39th annual Lindquist Family Symphony Pops and Fireworks, 9 p.m., Ada Lindquist Plaza and pond area, free, weber.edu/WSUToday/061117_PopsandFireworks.html or 801-626-6468.

Monday-Friday (July 17-21): WSU and the YMCA host “Crime and Spy Camp,” train to become excellent detectives and spies, 8 a.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, $205, ages 5 to 10 welcome, ymcautah.org/summerdaycamp/weber-state-university-specialty-summer-day-camps/ or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (July 17-21): WSU and the YMCA host “World Peace Project,” develop social and service ventures designed to make a difference in the community, 8 a.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, $205, ages 10 to 15 welcome, ymcautah.org/summerdaycamp/weber-state-university-specialty-summer-day-camps/ or 801-626-7772.

Monday-Friday (July 17-21): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “Make Your Own Minecraft Mod,” students will learn to use their own Java files to add new features to their mod, 2-4 p.m., Center for Community Education Room 206 (775 S. University Park Blvd., Layton), ages 12-18, $149, weber.edu/summercamps.

Wednesday (July 19): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts WSU PREP Closing Celebration & Family STEM Expo, middle school students will display and discuss their projects, 7:15-8:15 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom, free, weber.edu/prep or danadellinger@weber.edu.

Friday-Monday (July 21-24): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the “High Mountain Backpacking Trip,” Wind River Mountains, Wyoming, $120 WSU/$160 non-WSU, moderate fitness level recommended, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/High_Mountain_Backpacking_Trip.html.

Friday (July 21): 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 & Saturday (July 21 & 22): WSU’s Outdoor Program and Gear 30 host the Ogden Tube Cooperative, “Tube the Ogden,” 12-6 p.m., Lorin Farr Park (769 Canyon Road, Ogden), $5-$10, gearthirty.com/blog/news/tube-the-ogden/ or 801-626-7232.

Monday (July 24): Pioneer Day – campus closed.

Wednesday (July 26): WSU hosts “Town Hall Celebration on Race: One Year Anniversary,” 5:30-7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, free, adrienneandrews@weber.edu, facebook.com/townhallconvoaboutrace.

Friday-Sunday (July 28-30): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Women Only Rock Climbing” in the high Uintas near Ruth Lake, Utah, $75 WSU/$100 non-WSU, all skill levels welcome, register at 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/womens-climbing.html.

Friday (July 28): 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/.

Sunday-Wednesday (July 30-August 2): WSU’s Office of Access & Diversity hosts “WSU Summer Bridge,” WSU housing orientation, activities and workshops for first-generation and minority incoming freshmen, various times and locations, weber.edu/transition or 801-626-7320.

Monday-Thursday (July 31-August 2): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “Girls Go Digital,” computer science and technology camp for girls ages 8-18, Technical Education Building, $250, girlsgodigital.org or danadellinger@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