Monthly Events Calendar

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.

August 2017

 

Wednesday (August 2): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “1 Million Cups,” an opportunity for entrepreneurs to present business ideas to business leaders and receive feedback, 8:30-10 a.m., Weber State University Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden), free, 1millioncups.com/ogden, 801-626-7232

Friday (August 4): 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/, 801-626-7232.

Friday-Sunday (August 4-6): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the “Summer Canyoneering” slot canyon trip, Utah Desert, $80 WSU/$110 non-WSU, pre-trip meeting attendance required, register at weber.edu/outdoor/summer-canyoneering.html, 801-626-6373

Saturday (August 5): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Mount Ogden 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 (August 5): Antelope Island State Park and WSU’s Department of Zoology present “Spiderfest!” walks with spider experts, talks, science projects, info booths, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Antelope Island State Park (4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse), $1-$10 park entrance fee, stateparks.utah.gov/parks/antelope-island/.                         

Saturday (August 5): 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/, 801-626-7232.

Friday (August 11): 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/, 801-626-7232.

Friday-Sunday (August 11-13): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Big Waves, Big Fun” Snake River whitewater rafting trip, $95 WSU/$140 non-WSU, ability to swim confidently required, register at, weber.edu/outdoor/snakeriverrafttrip.html, 801-626-6373.

Saturday (August 12): WSU Soccer vs. University of Utah, 7 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday-Monday (August 18-20): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Ruth Lake High Uintas Rock Climbing,” Uinta Mountains, Wyoming, $75 WSU/$100 non-WSU, moderate fitness level recommended, register at weber.edu/outdoor/ruth-lake-climbing.html, 801-626-6373.

Friday (August 18): 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 weber.edu/outdoor/weber_river_kayaking.html, 801-626-6373.

Friday (August 18): 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/, 801-626-7232.

Thursday-Friday (August 24-25): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Experience Weber orientation for new students, an overnight adventure at Pineview Reservoir, camping equipment provided as needed, $35, register at weber.edu/experienceweber, danielturner1@weber.edu.

Friday (August 25): 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/, 801-626-7232.

Saturday (August 25): WSU Soccer vs. North Dakota State, 7 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (August 25): The WSUSA hosts “Late Night at Weber!” DJ, activities, food and prizes, 8-11:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free with valid Wildcard, incoming freshmen and transfer students welcome, taraperis@weber.edu, 801-626-7334.

Saturday (August 26): WSU Men’s Basketball hosts the Weber State Basketball Alumni Classic, 5:30 p.m., Dee Events Center, $5/ free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, weberstatesports.com.

Monday (August 28): First day of fall semester and first-block classes.

Monday-Thursday (August 28-Sept. 1): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the American Red Cross blood drive, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, 801-626-7737, ccel@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