• USU Botanical Center final Farmer’s Market of the season, 5 to 8 p.m., 875 S. 50 West, Kaysville. Several varieties of apples will be available to taste along with caramel dipping sauce. Apples grown at the USU Kaysville Farm will be available for purchase. Stop by the kid’s activity booth and try your luck at the tomato launcher!
• Isaac C. Ferguson, who worked with LDS Welfare Services for 33 years will speak at the monthly dinner meeting of the Centerville chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers. The dinner will be at the Wight House, 85 N. Main, Bountiful, at 6:30 p.m., $12.50, RSVP at 801-298-1196.
• Registration for South Davis Women’s League Basketball is now open. Register early as there is an eight team limit. Games begin Oct. 5. Cost is $250 per team, League is seven games and a single elimination tourney for women 16 and older.Contact Dixie at 801-703-7021 with questions.
• Meet the Candidates for Centerville City Council, 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 8 at Centerville City Hall, 250 N. Main, Centerville. Candidates will answer questions from the audience.
• Meet the Candidates for Bountiful City Council, 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 9 at Bountiful City Hall, 790 S. 100 East, Bountiful. Candidates will answer questions from the audience.
• The Great Salt Lake Chili Affair, a fundraiser to benefit The Road Home, Utah’s largest homeless shelter, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Salt Palace Exhibit Hall E, 100 S. West Temple, Purchase tickets online at theroadhome.org/events/chili-affair, by calling Javier Alegre at 801-819-7296, or at the door the night of the event. Individual tickets are $42, and children 12 and under free.
• The Layton Fire Department and the Davis County Sheriff’s Office invite everyone to attend the fourth annual Davis EMS/Public Safety Conference, at the Davis Conference Center. There is a dynamic line up of presenters and topics.
• Davis Region 3 PTA is sponsoring a Meet the Davis County Legislator Night, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Kendall Building, 70 E. 100 North, Farmington.
• Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will headline the Utah Women’s Conference, co-hosted by Senator Hatch and his wife Elaine. To register call (801) 413-9133. Cost is $40 and includes lunch and materials. The conference begins at 8:30 a.m.
• Zombie Dash, 5 to 11 p.m., Heritage Park, 150 N. Fairfield Road, Kaysville. This 5K starts at 6 p.m. $15 early registration, with $5 family discount per additional runner. runnercard.com.
• Monster Mash & Dash, 5 to 11 p.m., Heritage Park, 150 N. Fairfield Road, Kaysville. Enjoy autumn fare, storytelling, contests, horror-ific entertainment, silent disco and a comedic hypnotist. $15 early registration, with $5 family discount per additional runner. kaysvillerec.com.
Oct. 17-19, 24-26
• October brings the beloved “Garden After Dark” at Red Butte Garden. An indoor/outdoor, costume and kid-friendly romp through the Garden to celebrate Halloween. Crafts, activities, light displays and more. This year the theme is “Fearsome Flora.” A Garden “whodunit” will safely uncover details of carnivorous, poisonous and downright dangerous plants found in nature. Thursdays through Saturdays, October 17, 18 and 19 and 24, 25 and 26, from 6 to 9 p.m.. Tickets on sale now. Admission is $12 per person.
Call For Volunteers! Face painting, kid’s crafts, directional guides, event set up and tear down. And you can wear a Halloween costume! Contact Meghan Eames, Volunteer Coordinator: email@example.com.
• Bountiful Utah Orchard 7th Ward Neighborhood 40th Reunion, 1 to 4 p.m. at the 3599 S. Orchard Drive, Bountiful. All friends who have lived in the Orchard 7th Ward are invited to enjoy displays, activities for children and refreshments. Janet Thomas, firstname.lastname@example.org. or Cheryl Freebairn, email@example.com.
Through Nov. 1
• Bountiful/Davis Art Center presents: Northern Utah Landscapes. Bountiful/Davis Art Center, located at 28 East State Street, South Door, second floor in Farmington. 801- 451-3660 or bdac.org.
• Pre-Preview of the Hunger Games is a fundraiser to benefit the Davis County Children’s Justice Center, 7 p.m., Farmington Station Cinemark Theater. Tickets are $20 with assigned seating. The nationwide release is Nov. 22. Contact Kem at firstname.lastname@example.org. to purchase your tickets.
Through April 3
• The Davis County Art Committee, headed by Commissioner Louenda Downs, is hosting the 2nd Annual Davis County Art Exhibit featuring paintings, sculptures, stained glass, photography and furniture as art. The exhibit is in the Davis County Administration Building and Headquarters Library at 61 South/133 South Main Street, Farmington
• The Salt Lake Vocal Artists will give a Bon Voyage concert, 7:30 p.m., Waterford School Concert Hall, 1480 E. 9400 South, Sandy, before leaving to perform in the Karuizawa International Choral Festival. For tickets visit www.saltlakechoralartists.org.
• The Phoenix Jazz and Swing Band will perform at First Southern Baptist Church, 696 N. 400 East, Bountiful, 7 p.m. Admission is free and everyone is invited.
Oct. 7-12, 14-15
• Bountiful High School Drama Department presents the classic 50’s musical, “Bye, Bye Birdie,” 7 p.m. in the BHS Auditorium. Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 at the door and $25 family pass. Tickets are available for advance purchase at the BHS main office, Top Hat Video & DVD and Paisley Skye. “Bye, Bye Birdie” tells the story of a rock and roll singer, Conrad Birdie, who is about to be inducted into the army. As a final publicity stunt, Conrad’s managers have him give “one last kiss” to All-American girl, Kim MacAfee. Mix-ups and conflicts ensue as each person pursues their own agenda, but in the end, love, loyalty and true friendship win out above all. A show filled with wonderful tunes like, “Put on a Happy Face” and great characters make for a fun evening for the whole family
Oct. 7-Nov. 2
• “Into the Woods,” CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. For tickets or more information, call 801-298-1302. centerpointtheatre.org.
• Called the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off presents a manic menagerie as a cast of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called “Nothing’s On,” Farmington Community Arts Center, 120 S. Main, Dinner 7, p.m., show 7:30 p.m. All tickets include: dinner, dessert and show. $18 advance purchase only. Buy tickets at webtrac.farmington.utah.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/wbsearch. or visit the Parks & Rec office at 720 W 100 N, Farmington
Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10
• Davis County Health Department’s Family Caregiver Support Program is offering an eight-week series of classes for individuals caring for family members who are older or frail. Classes are free to the public. Individuals may attend at anytime during the series. Classes are held at the Golden Years Senior Activity Center, 726 S. 100 East, Bountiful, at 11:30 a.m. A light lunch will be provided at all of the classes, but an RSVP by each Monday at noon is required to receive a meal. No reservation is required to attend the class only. RSVP to Megan at 801-525-5088.
* Sept. 26, topic, Caregiver Burnout, presented by Jennie Fry, Burchcreek Home Health and Hospice.
* Oct. 3, topic, Coping with Dementia, presented by Gentiva Hospice staff.
• Oct. 10, topic, Yellow Dot program, presented by Bonnie Athas, Davis County Health Dept.
• Fearless Marriage class, 6 to 8 p.m., Orchard Cove Ortho Rehab at SDCH, 485 S. 500 East, Bountiful. Enter on northwest door on lower level. Eight-week course, $20. Contact Angie, 801-773-7060 ext. 502 or www.dbhutah.org.
1st and 3rd Wednesday
• The Davis County chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness family meets every first and third Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Intermountain Bountiful Clinic, 390 N. Main Street, Bountiful. Call Fran Wilby at 801-631-1275 or Jerry King at 801-451-5325.
• The Bountiful Breakfast Exchange Club meets each Thursday morning at 7:30 a.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 999 N. 500 West. Visitors are welcome.