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Local Events Calendar
April 23 - April 25

-the Towne Singers, Logan’s longest-running mixed-voice choir, will present its spring concert TONITE(Wed)  in the Logan Tabernacle at 7p.m.  Directed by Gary Poore and accompanied by Teri Duncombe on the piano and Brandon Clayton on the organ, the choir will sing its traditionally wide variety of choral numbers, from religious, to patriotic, to popular ballads.  Dallas Heaton will also present several numbers on the accordion.  Everyone is invited to this FREE concert.

-it’s ‘Blast from the Past Wednesday’ – the next Logan area Car Cruise Night will be held  TONITE(Wed) at Pizza Pie Café.  Bring out your classic car, hot rod, specialty vehicle, etc and join the fun.  Everyone is welcome to attend.  If you don’t have a vehicle you are welcome to come and take a look.  Time will be from 630p.m. until dark or whenever the last car leaves.
LADIES!  Are you looking for a fun, competitive sport to keep you in shape while creating camaraderie?   “Logan Derby Damez” is looking for committed skaters to join their roller derby league.  Practice is Thursdays and Tuesdays at 615p.m. at the Cache Valley Fun Park (255 E 1770 N)in North Logan.  Must be 18 years or older.  To learn more visit www.facebook.com/logancityladies (I think it’s pronounced ‘Dames’)
-it’s time for a fresh perspective on Caregiving!  Thursday from 530p.m. to 6p.m. at the Cache Valley Adult Day Center (1488 N 200 West)visit local health care provider booths and hear from speakers from 6p.m. to 8p.m.  Topics include: The perspective of the care recipient; Art Therapy and Veteran Services for Caregivers.  Respite offered by Cache Bible Fellowship.  Also taste delicious desserts from the participants of their cook-off.  RSVP to Deborah Crowther (435-713-1462)
-Mount Logan Middle School Parent-Teacher conferences will be held Thursday from 430p.m. to 730p.m. and Friday morning from 9a.m. to 12 noon.  On Thursday, students will be released at 305p.m. There will be no school on Friday for students. Students are encouraged to accompany parents/ guardians to the conferences.
-Logan Library presents, Learning @the Library; classes showing how to get the most from your e-reader device, computer or tablet, using the free resources available at the library. Class Schedule for April 20 - 26th:   eReaders and the Library will be taught Thursday  at 7:00 pm.  All classes are held at the Logan Library.  You can use the library’s devices or bring your own. Sign up in person at the Information desk at the Logan Library or call (435- 716-9120).
-Cache County School District is holding their ‘Pan Sale’ Thursday & Friday  (from 2p.m. to 7p.m.on Thursday/ 2p.m. to 6p.m. on Friday) in the school district offices at 2063 N 1200 East in North Logan. Featuring new commercial-quality cookware: cookie sheets, cookie sheet covers, parchment paper, heat-resistant spatulas, French fry cutters, mixing bowls, food choppers and many other items.  Cash or check only please. Public welcome.
More street sheet (April 23 – 24)

-the Logan Library will be hosting a special after school activity for kids ages 6 and up. The USU Museum of Anthropology will be presenting African History and Culture, in the Lake Bonneville Room at the Logan Library on Thursday at 3:30 p.m.  You’re invited to take a closer look at the diverse people and cultures of Africa.  The event is free and open to the public.  Bring your kids and come join us.

-Mount Logan Middle School is currently accepting nominations to serve on their 2014-15 MLMS Community Council Committee.  If you have a student attending the school in the 2014-15 school year and would like to be a member of the Community Council, please stop by the front office and pick-up a nomination form.  All nominations must be turned in by Thursday.  Elections will be held beginning Thursday thru May 7th from 8a.m. to 4p.m. in the Main Office.  For more information: Mrs Akina (435-755-2370 ext 6004) or via email elsa.akina@loganschools.org.

-the Sky High Players will be presenting their annual Spring plays, which will be a series of five different dinner theatre murder-mysteries.  Each murder mystery will be  presented at 7p.m. each night in the Little Theatre at Sky View High School.  Each production, with dinner, costs $17 (if purchased online) and $25 at the door.  On Friday & Saturday nights enjoy the production Doomed on Desert’s Edge, a play about college students and their professors embarking on a study of nature in the desert, unfortunately, murder gets in their way.   On Monday & Tuesday it’s An Heir of Mystery.  It’s a proof of the adage: ‘Where there’s a will, there are 400 relatives’.  Tickets can be purchased at www.skyviewtix.org
-the Heritage Theatre in Perry presents the hilarious farce “One For the Pot” Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays (thru May 10th) at 730p.m.  The theatre is at 2505 S. Hwy 89.  For reservations: (435-723-8392) or www.heritagetheatreutah.com 
-the Old Barn Community Theatre announces auditions for its summer show “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers”.  Auditions will be held again on Friday from 630p.m. to 9p.m. at the theater.  Please prepare 16 measures of a Broadway-style song and come ready to learn a short dance routine.  For more info: www.oldbarn.org

-Mountain Crest High School Drama Department presents “You're a Good Man Charlie Brown!”. Based on the Comic Strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz/Book, Music and Lyrics by Clark Gesner  -Friday and Saturday nights @7 pm in the Auditorium.  Tickets: $7 Adults/$5 Students & Seniors.  Limited Seating available.

-the Preston Community Center presents comedian Todd Johnson on Friday and Saturday nights at 7p.m. at the community center (64 W 1st South, Preston).  Tickets: $10 in advance/ $15 at the door.  Doors open and food can be purchased starting at 5p.m….(for 18 & older).  For tickets: Jackie (208-339-6693) or purchase at the Community Center.

More street sheet/ page 3  (April 23 – 24)

-Golden West Winds will be performing on Friday night @ 7:00pm in the Logan Tabernacle.  They are a woodwind quintet of the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West from Travis Air Force Base, California. This ensemble of flute, oboe, clarinet, French horn, and bass clarinet supports a wide variety of musical events ranging from military ceremonies and patriotic shows to educational programs and recitals of original works for woodwind quintet. Music of all styles including marches, jazz and classical music.  Their “Americana” show is suitable for any audience while the educational show is specialized for young students.  The members of the Golden West Winds are all professional Air Force musicians working in support of Air Force and Air Mobility Command official military recruiting and community relations objectives.  FREE for all ages

-Take Back the Night, the 6th annual CAPSA 5k & 1 mile Family Walk will be held Friday at 630p.m. at the Logan Aquatic Center Parking Lot (400 S 500 W) in Logan.  For more information: www.capsa.org or https://www.facebook.com/CAPSAservices

-Logan High School will be presenting two Agatha Christie murder mysteries on Friday Saturday, Monday & Tuesday night in the Logan High School Auditorium. The Mousetrap will play Friday and Monday nights and A Murder is Announced will play on Saturday and Tuesday nights. The plays will run in rotation with a different show each night. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students and children and can be purchased at the door.

-mark your calendars for Saturday for a “Meet and Greet Princess Party” Fundraiser for Miss Cache Valley Karlie Major.  She is preparing to compete in the Miss Utah Pageant in June, and is working to raise the required fees and donation for the Children’s Miracle Network.  The party will be held a Dance Illusion, 36 S Main in Logan from 1p.m. to 4p.m.  Come dressed in princess attire for pictures, cupcakes, activities and meet the Miss Cache Valley Royalty.  The minimum donation is $10 a participant and $5 for each additional family member with no charge for adults.

-a Spring Fling-Concert for the Animals will be held Saturday from 12 noon to 7p.m. at the Cache Fairgrounds.  Bring your pets, family and friends.  Rain or shine.  Featuring Live music all day;  animal communicator Patty Rayman, Chili Cook-off, Dog Agility Course, Games, Open mic from 3p.m. to 4p.m. , pie-eating contest, $20 microchips, prizes and more!  To register for contests email Christina @ fundraising@cachehumane.org .Sponsored by the Cache Humane Society.

-Go the Distance!  With the Offroad 5K Running Series – Saturday at the American West Heritage Center.  The race starts at 830a.m.  There will be a FREE  children’s Fun Run at 845a.m   Sign-up online at www.livfitoffroadrunning.weebly.com  and check out other dates and locations for the whole series.  Cost per run: $16.  Come run and then stay for Baby Animal Days!  For more information: www.awhc.org

More street sheet/page 4  (April 23 – 24)
-Common Ground Outdoor Adventures is launching a new innovative program for youth with disabilities.  The Youth Adventure Leadership Program (YALP) is a program designed to introduce  the educational and vocational opportunities of the outdoors to young adults with disabilities by combining the fun of outdoor adventure and nature-based learning.  Learn more at an upcoming ‘Base Camp’ – Saturday  at 10a.m. at the City of Logan’s First Dam park.  Youth with disabilities between the ages of 17 – 24 are encouraged to attend.  Visit www.cgadventures.org  or call (435-713-0288) for more information and to register.
-Golden Spike National Historic Site announces National Parks Week celebrating the theme, “Go Wild,” National Park Week  through Saturday, April 26th. Parks will mark the  annual celebration with special events and activities.   Saturday  is Jr. Ranger Day and starts at 10:00 am with opportunities to ride the site’s period handcar, which will be operating throughout  the day until 3:30 PM. Children and adults can also complete the site’s Junior Ranger or Junior Fireman programs, while on site. Visitors are  recommended to take the opportunity to walk or drive the historic grades  and discover some of the unique history that causes visitors to “Go Wild” about their site. Be prepared, weather can change drastically at Golden Spike this time of  year. They suggest layering clothes, wearing a hat, sunscreen, and bring snacks/sandwiches and water as the park does not have concessions. Golden Spike visitor center opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m. The park is located 32 miles west of Brigham City via highway 13 and 83. Take exit 365 from I-15 and exit 26 from I-84. For more information about Golden Spike NHS please visitor our web site at www.nps.gov/gosp .
-a Benefit Yard Sale and Fair for Sheri Davis will be held Saturday from 7a.m. to 2p.m. at 233 S Main in Smithfield.  Sheri is a single mother with Lymphoma cancer.  Her company dropped her insurance in January. She is in need of help to pay her medical bills and care for her children.  There will be loom bracelets, cotton candy, lemonade, bounce house, crafts.  All proceeds go to Sheri Davis.  An account is set up in her name at any Wells Fargo Bank.  (They are looking for businesses to donate items for the sale or contributions to her Wells Fargo account.  If you or your business can help it would be greatly appreciated).  For more information: (Kathy Hancey 435-770-0951) or email her at kathyhancey83@gmail.com
-Smithfield Health Days Royalty Scholarship Program is Saturday night at 7p.m. at the LDS Church (600 E 120 S)in Smithfield. The event is FREE and open to the public.  It’s the first event to kick off Smithfield’s annual Health Days week. Come support the 8 contestants!  Smithfield’s Citizen of the year will also be announced. 


-the Utah Safety Council is offering another Defensive Driving course - Saturday at the Utah State University Education  Building, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Individuals 55 years of age and older, may qualify for insurance discounts after completing the course. This course also satisfies requirements for emergency vehicle violations, also known as the Slow Down, Move Over law. Registration is $40 per person, or $10 for those  age 55 and over that are only seeking a reduction in their insurance rate. For more info or to register, call (800-933-5943) or visit www.utahsafetycouncil.org.
-Logan Library’s Monday Movie is “Hunger Games”.  The film will be shown at 6:30 in the Jim Bridger Room of the Logan Library. Seating is limited. Admission and popcorn are FREE.  For additional information please visit http://library.loganutah.org or call the Logan Library at (435-716-9121).
-a FREE Build Your Business Seminar will be held April 30th from 1p.m. to 4p.m. at the Coppermill Restaurant (Phoenix Room) @ 55 N Main in downtown Logan. Save Your Seat today.  Call (435-770-0929)
-Edith Bowen Laboratory School located on the USU campus, is holding open enrollment and accepting applications for  grades first through fifth, applications will be accepted through April 30th. A lottery will  then be conducted to fill openings for the upcoming year.  Applications for the 2014-15 year are available online at www.edithbowen.usu.edu or by calling (435-797-3085).
-the 3rd annual Christian Prayer breakfast commemorating America’s 63rd National Day of Prayer will be held Thursday, May 1st from 7a.m. to 9a.m. at the Coppermill Restaurant in downtown Logan.  Tickets must be purchased in advance and are $12 each.  This event is open to anyone wanting to join them in praying for our nation and community.  For more info: (Bill and Joan Miller 435-787-1245).
-Nicole’s Color Me Orange Fun Run – a charity 5K/10K Walk or Run will be held May 3rd from 10a.m. to 2p.m. in Hyrum.  Little Nicole was born July 18, 2011 and was later diagnosed with AML and ALL Leukemia.  Proceeds will be used to help with the cost of her treatments.(Late registration forms may be submitted by mail or turned in the day of the event).  Email Becky Merrill @ colormeorangerun@gmail.com.  For more information : www.colormeorangefunrun.blogspot.com or call Cynthia Wright(435-232-3690)
-a road closure is currently in place on Canyon Road from the USU Water Lab parking lot to the parking lot at First Dam/Canyon Entrance Park which is at U.S. 89 and
Canyon Road. The closure is to facilitate trail construction work occurring in this area of
Canyon Road. Traffic intending to access Logan Canyon from Canyon Road must detour at 200 East or 600 East and use 400 North(U.S. 89) to access Logan Canyon.
Local and business traffic traveling east and west bound on Canyon Road will have access up to the USU Water Lab parking lot. Construction and road closure signs are
posted for traffic safety and the safety of construction crews working in the area. The road closure will be in effect until May 5. For information about the trail project, please contact Danny Macfarlane at Civil Solutions Group at danny@civilsolutionsgroup.com or 435-213-3762 extension 1. For more information concerning this or other Logan Parks and Recreation Department programs.  
–before partial demolition begins, and in celebration of their 75th year, Lewiston Elementary would like to invite past and present employees, as well as former students 18 years and older, to an open House on May 9, 2014 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the East Gym. This will be held at the Lewiston school at 107 E 200 S, Lewiston, UT. Any older pictures of the school, the original 3 story elementary building, or class pictures before 1980, would be appreciated. Please scan and email them to :lewiston.elementarycelebration@gmail.com or mail a copy to the school. We look forward to seeing you there!
-a Spring Boutique will be held May 9th  10:00-7:00  &  May 10th 10:00-2:00 at the Hyrum Senior Center  (675 E. Main) in Hyrum.  The public is invited. Free admission.
Tons of gifts for Mother's Day, spring ideas for your home and many new vendors.
Free drawings.  For more information call (435-245-3570)
-Golden Spike National Historic Site will celebrate its 145th anniversary of the completion of the nation’s first Transcontinental Railroad on Saturday, May 10th. The sights and sounds of the driving of the last spike in 1869 will ring once again at Golden Spike National Historic Site. Events marking this occasion include the re-enactment of the Champagne photo where visitors are invited and encouraged to come in 1860’s-period clothing, Bear River High School Band, commemorative program with keynote speaker, Aaron Hunt, Director of Corporate Relations, Union Pacific Railroad. The visitors center opens at 9a.m. At 9:30 am Arrival of Locomotives Jupiter and No. 119 (Because of limited parking space visitors are encouraged to carpool and arrive early. Handicapped spaces are available but fill fast.). In addition to bleacher seating, there is space for blankets and lawn chairs. Picnic lunches are welcome or food can be obtained at the event through Culinary Concepts.  This event is open to the public and is free of charge. For additional information, please call the park at (435) 471-2209 ext.29 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.   Golden Spike National Historic Site is located 32 miles west of Brigham City via State Highway’s 13 and 83.
-it is time for the Annual Golf Fundraiser in Bear Lake for the Boy Scout troop (BSA Troop 11) in River Heights.  They would love to have you come and invite anyone that would like to come with you.  If you cannot make it, please spread the news to all those that might like to play.  The date is May 31st Saturday with a tee time of 8am.  This will be a shotgun start so you will want to arrive early to check in and be ready to play when 8 o'clock rolls around.  The cost is $60.00 per person, or $240.00 per foursome. The funds raised pay for summer scout camps.  If you do not have a full team, please let them know. They can pair you up and help you with a team.  Please reach out to your friends and neighbors and bring all who would like to play.  With your donation you will obtain 18 holes of golf, golf cart, very light breakfast ( donuts, juice and the like) and a nice hot lunch when you are all done.   Please RSVP as soon as possible.  In years past they have had to turn some people away because the course will only hold so many.  For more info: Troy Wakefield  @ (435-770-0331) or Dustin Chlarson (435-232-4387).

-Aggies Sending Smiles is a humanitarian group aiding children of Guatemala with quality dental care by helping to provide a fully-equipped dental station at an orphanage in that country.  They are gathering equipment, supplies and shipping cost coverage to help create a permanent clinic.  They are looking for all dental supplies as well as lighting, compressors, vacuum pumps, delivery systems with hoses, high and low speed hand systems and any small disposable items.  For more information: Alex Daines @ alexpdaines@gmail.com, Erica Nelson at Erica.m.nelson@aggiemail.usu.edu or call Jennifer Maughan @ (435-770-4721) or Doug Maughan at www.ldsworldtravel.com

-the Cache Humane Society is seeking volunteer foster parents to help care for the influx of kittens the shelter sees each spring.   (Kittens younger than 4 weeks old need around-the-clock bottle feeding) The only way to save these young kittens is to get them into foster care as soon as they arrive.  When the kittens reach 8-weeks old, the volunteer foster parents return them to the shelter for adoption.  Shelter staff also remind  Cache Valley residents to be careful when gathering up a litter of kittens that  appears to have been abandoned by the mother.  Often, the mother is simply out feeding herself or taking a break.  Watch the kittens for an extended period for signs the mother is still caring for them before attempting to save them.  For more information on volunteering at CHS call (435-792-3920) or stop in at 2370 W 200 North in Logan or visit www.cachehumane.org

-the Logan City Environmental Department is pleased to announce the beginning of the 2014 green waste drop site and curbside green waste collection season. Community green waste drop site containers have been delivered.  Curbside green waste collection (green can) has started.  To sign-up to have a green can at your home for an extra $4 a month, please call (435-716-9755).  They would like to remind residents that green waste cans and bins are designed for green waste materials only, including:  grass, leaves, small branches and general yard waste less than 4-feet in length.  No garbage, rocks, dirt or pet waste is allowed.  Also, green waste can be taken to the Logan City Green Waste Facility (1450 N 1000 W) year round for no charge.  For more information: www.loganutah.org or call (435-716-9755).

-the Utah Dept of Public Safety and the Utah Dept of Transportation (UDOT) present the Cache Valley Law Enforcement Safety forum – Thursday, May 15th from 12 noon to 2p.m. at 290 N 100 West in Logan.  Law Enforcement Officers and the general public are invited to this forum to learn and discuss the most current codes and laws regarding drivers and cyclists.  They will be providing a light lunch.  Please RSVP (on or before April 30th) to logandowntown@gmail.com or call Gary Saxton (435-374-8076).

-the Logan City Environmental Department is pleased to announce the beginning of the 2014 green waste drop site and curbside green waste collection season. Community green waste drop site containers have been delivered.  Curbside green waste collection (green can) has started.  To sign-up to have a green can at your home for an extra $4 a month, please call (435-716-9755).  They would like to remind residents that green waste cans and bins are designed for green waste materials only, including:  grass, leaves, small branches and general yard waste less than 4-feet in length.  No garbage, rocks, dirt or pet waste is allowed.  Also, green waste can be taken to the Logan City Green Waste Facility (1450 N 1000 W) year round for no charge.  For more information: www.loganutah.org or call (435-716-9755).

-the Cache Humane Society has announced that it will expand its Pet Food Pantry in order to serve more families in need.  The goal of the Pet Food Pantry program is to keep as many companion animals with their families in spite of economic hardship.  Applications and information can be found on the Humane Society web page: www.cachehumane.org, picked up at the Humane Society (2370 W 200 North, Logan) or the Cache Food Pantry.  For more information: Roland Bringhurst (435-792-3920).

-the Logan School District can now help you get your GED for only $20.  They have licensed teachers who will ensure your success.  They are also now registering for Adult Education Classes  that will allow you to receive your high school diploma.  They can accommodate your schedule and provide the credits necessary to graduate.   Contact Tanya today at (435-750-8050) or visit South Campus at 325 W 400 South in Logan.

-the American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge is being built in Salt Lake City(the first lodge west of the Mississippi River).  The Hope Lodge is a warm and supportive place where cancer patients and their caregivers can stay together – at no cost- while undergoing cancer treatments far away from home.  Cache Valley For Hope Cancer Foundation would like to raise $50-thousand dollars to dedicate one of the 41 rooms in the lodge to “Cache Valley”  A room that families from Cache Valley can stay in and be reminded of the generosity of the donors.  The room will be decorated with furnishings that will remind them of their home in Cache Valley.  The foundation is seeking your commitment to the project and to the room.  Please let them know if you or your business would like to be involved and how much you can donate to this project online at www.cachevalleyforhope.org   Your name will be on a recognition plaque in the room and they will keep a journal of those who stayed there and they’ll try to keep you updated
on the impact on their lives.  For more info:   Roger Welsh (435-755-3003).

-the Logan City Environmental Department reminds the public of their  recycling reminder program.  If you frequently forget which week to set out your recycling, this program is for you.  Simply fill out a little bit of information on the www.loganutah.org website and you will be signed up to receive an email and/or text reminder of your recycling week.   For more information: (435-716-9755).

-the H.E.A.T. (Home Energy Assistance Target) program has funds available through April 30th.  those who have not already applied for HEAT funds this program year are welcome to apply.  This program year started on Nov 1, 2013 and goes through April 30, 2014 or until federal funds are exhausted.  HEAT benefits are a one-time payment and will not cover your entire winter heating costs.  The amt paid is based on type of fuel used, household size, family income and your energy burden.  To schedule an appointment call the HEAT office at the Bear River Association of Governments located at 170 N Main in Logan (call 435-713-1444).  If you are elderly or disabled and unable to come into our office we have someone who can come to your home.  If you live in Box elder County please call (435-723-1116).  In Rich County call 1-877-772-7242 and ask
for Laura or Jodi.

- Logan City Environmental Department would like to remind Cache County residents that, as part of their waste  reduction program, they operate a Landfill Mall at the Logan Landfill (1400 W 200 N)in Logan during regular landfill hours of 8a.m to 530p.m.  Reusable items in good condition, including lumber and other building supplies, are sold at low costs.  This operates with the Reuse Shed which offers free paint, cleaning products, and other items to individuals 18 years and older.  For more info(716-9755)

-Bridgerland Literacy has extended their hours at their location at BATC(1301 N 600 West, room 610).  They are now open Monday to Thursday from 8a.m. to 5p.m. and Friday from 8a.m. to 12 noon. For over 25 years, Bridgerland Literacy has been improving the reading, writing and communication skills of individuals in Cache Valley by offering them free literacy classes and tutoring.  Classes provide students with the knowledge and confidence they need to gain better employment, further their education, obtain a drivers’ license, participate in community events, and read with their families. Their phone number is (435-750-3262) or www.bridgerlandliteracy.org

-Logan City Environmental Department would like to remind residents that the following items should NOT be placed in your blue recycling can or dumpster:   Glass, Plastic Bags, Garbage, Food Waste, Pizza Boxes, Clothing or Syringes/Needles.  Contamination creates hazardous working conditions for the individuals who sort your recycling, complicates the recycling process, and can ruin some recyclable items.    For more info( 435-716-9755) or check www.loganutah.org 

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