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What to do in Davis: Calendar, April 4 through May 18
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EVENTS

April 6

• Cowgirl Cuties Pageant, Weber State University, Ogden. All natural beauty pageant for ages 0-16. Low entry fees, fun categories for your child to compete in. No experience necessary. Apply online at glitzandglamourpageant.com.

April 10, 11, 13

• Community theatre auditions. Kaysville City will present “The Scarlet Pimpernel” this year as part of its Fourth of July celebration. For audition times and more information, visit kaysvillecitytheatre.blogspot.com.

April 11

• The Boy Scout Stone Creek RoundTable will be held at 7 p.m. at the LDS Church, 300 N. 200 West, Bountiful. All adult scout leaders should attend. Breakout sessions include: Cubs, faith and geologist/athlete; Scouts, forestry; Varsity, backing; Ventures, social, activities. A commissioners meeting will also be held.

April 11-May 3

• Bountiful/Davis Art Center will host its annual Davis School District High School Exhibition. The opening reception will be held Wednesday, April 10, from 7 to 9 p.m. Awards will be presented at 8 p.m. Davis County Memorial Courthouse, 28 East State Street, South Door, 2nd Floor.

April 12

• Antelope Island State Park – Syracuse Sunset Hike, 7 p.m. Experience one of Great Salt Lake’s breathtaking sunsets from the top of Buffalo Point. Take a short half-mile, 600 foot elevation gain hike and learn what lives in this desert habitat. Dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. Meet at the Buffalo Point Overlook parking lot. Park entrance fees apply. 801-721-9569

• The Epilepsy Alliance of Utah and Brain Injury Alliance of Utah will host 2nd Annual Charity Casino Night, 6 to 10 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel, 150 W. 500 South, Salt Lake City. Cost is $50 per person and you will receive $1,000 casino bucks at the door. The Keynote Speaker is Dr. Tawyna Constantino, Epidemiologist at Intermountain Medical Center. Come learn about Epilepsy and Brain Injury.

• United Way of Salt Lake Young Leaders Annual Event, 7 to 11 p.m., The Depot, 13 N. 400 West, Salt Lake City. $50 for individuals. $450 for groups of 10. RSVP by April 8, here.

April 13

• Antelope Island State Park – Syracuse

– Guided Bird Tour: 9 a.m., meet at the visitor center to caravan through various areas of the park looking for owls, falcons and other birds of prey. Dress to spend time outside, weather permitting. Park entrance fees apply. 801-721-9569

– Star Party: Join members of the Ogden Astronomical Society in White Rock Bay as they set up telescopes for deep space viewing. Learn about globular clusters, nebulae, galaxies and more. Beginning at 7 p.m., solar scopes will be set up for viewing the sun. Sunset is at 8:05 p.m.. If you bring a flashlight, please have a red filter over it. 801-721-9569

• WSU’s College of Science, Ott Planetarium and Museum of Natural Science will host Science Saturday featuring a series of shows, presentations and hands-on activities, noon to 5 p.m., Lind Lecture Hall Ott Planetarium, Ogden, free, 801-626-6871 or weber.edu/planetarium.

April 16

• Davis County Library will host Brandon Mull, bestselling author of the Beyonders and Fablehaven series, at the Davis County South Branch Library, 725 S. Main, Bountiful. This event is free and will be begin at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m). Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The public is encouraged to come early for best seats. 

April 26

• Eighth annual Go Red for Women Luncheon, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., The Downtown Marriott at City Creek, 75 W. Temple, Salt Lake City. For event information or to purchase tickets visit utahgoredluncheon.org. or call 801-484-3838. Table price, $1,500;  individual,  $125. If you are unable to attend please consider an Open Your Heart 100% tax deductible gift by visiting utahgoredluncheon.org.

April 27

• The Ogden Symphony Ballet Association presents the BYU International Folk Dance Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $20/$18, 801-399-9214 or symphonyballet.org.

MUSIC 

April 12

The Weber State Alumni Singers will join forces with a chamber orchestra consisting of members of the Wasatch Chamber Music Society to perform Gabriel Faure’s “Requiem,” 7:30 p.m., Kaysville Tabernacle, 198 W. Center. davisarts.org.

April 12-13

• Legacy Western Music Festival and Cowboy Poetry, Davis County Fairgrounds, 151 S. 1100 West. Friday, free shows 1 to 6:30 p.m. with senior citizen appreciation from 2 to 4 p.m. 7 to 10 p.m. evening show. *Suggested donation for evening shows $8. Kids 12 and under free, teens $5. Saturday, free shows starting at noon to 6:30 p.m. Concert and dance from 7 to 10 p.m. Proceeds go to the American Legion and disabled veterans.

April 13

• Davis County Symphony Spring Concert, 7 p.m. at Christian Life Center Auditorium, 1352 E. Highway 193, Layton. Admission is free. The concert will feature works by Beethoven, Bizet and Tchaikovsky and introducing Denise Nelson playing David’s Trombone Concerto.

• The Composers Guild of Utah will present a concert,7:30 p.m. at the historic Salt Lake 10th Ward, 420 S. 800 East. The concert will feature works by Raymond Cook, Brian Jackson Fetzer, Kay Hicks Ward,  Roger Hicks, Craig Kaelin, Charlene Newell, Jane Poulsen, Kelly Richardson, and Jeff Stone. 

April 19-20

• The Temple Square Chorale, accompanied by the Orchestra at Temple Square, will present its annual concert, 7:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle. Free tickets are available at lds.org/events. or by calling 801-570-0080. 

STAGE

March 22-April 6

• “The Odd Couple,” Pioneer Theatre Company, 300 S. 1400 East, Salt Lake City (on the University of Utah Campus). For tickets or more information, call 801-581-6961. pioneertheatre.org 

April 22-May 18

• “The Secret Garden,” CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. For tickets or more information, call 801-298-1302. CenterPointTheatre.org.

CLASSES

April 4, 11, 18, 25

• Davis County Health Department’s Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a six-week series of classes for individuals caring for family members who are older or frail. These classes are free to the public. Individuals may attend at any time during the series. The one-hour classes are offered on Thursdays at 10 a.m. at the Legacy House of Bountiful, 79 E. Center, Bountiful. Light refreshments provided at all of the classes. Attendees must RSVP by each Monday at noon. Call Megan (801) 525-5088

• April 4, Chair Friendly Exercises, presented by Megan Forbush and Jessica Hardcastle, Davis County Senior Services.

• April 11, Put a Spring in Your Step: Strength, Balance and Posture, presented by CJ Benson and Denise Cook, South Davis Home Health and Hospice.

• April 18, Advanced Directives, presented by Vista Care Staff, Vista Care Hospice.

• April 25, Mindfulness, presented by Angela Shumway, Hospice Care of Northern Utah. 

April 6

• J&L Garden Center presents Perennial Flower Favorites, 9 a.m.; Gardening in Containers, 1 p.m.; 620 N. 500 West, Bountiful, 801-292-0421 JLGardenCenter.com, info@JLGardenCenter.com.

April 8

• WSU’s Executive Lecture Series presents Jewel Lee Kenley, owner and president of Ed Kenley Ford, 5:30-6:30 p.m., WSU Davis Room 110 (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3482 or brucedavis@weber.edu.

April 10

• WSU Davis will host an interviewing tips workshop, 12:30-1:30 p.m., WSU Davis Room 103 (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3443 or jgrandi@weber.edu.

April 13

• Gardening Beyond the Frost; techniques for harvesting year round, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Weber Basin Water Conservation Learning Garden, 2837 E. Highway 193, Layton. 801-771-4374, weberbasin.com/conservation.

April 15

• WSU’s Executive Lecture Series presents Norm Tarbox, WSU’s vice president for Administrative Services, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., WSU Davis Room 110 (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3482 or brucedavis@weber.edu.

April 22

• WSU’s Executive Lecture Series presents Bruce Davis, vice provost and dean of Continuing Education at Weber State, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., WSU Davis Room 110 (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3482 or brucedavis@weber.edu.

CLUBS

Thursday

• 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 welcome. 

• The Centerville-Farmington Rotary Club meets every Thursday at 6:50 a.m., Centerville City Hall. 50 N. Main. Guests welcome.

• Volunteers needed: Do you have a special talent or like teaching a small class? We need your time. Please come share your talents with our residents. Singers, dancers, musical instruments. Joke  Hour Bingo callers. All are welcome. Call to get on our calender. 1-801-824-1771.

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