• Weber State students and alumni are hosting the third annual Love is Fashionable Charity Fashion show, 7-10 p.m. in Ballroom A of the Union Building at WSU. Money raised will benefit the International Rescue Committee’s efforts in Eastern Africa.
• Armed Forces Recognition program will begin at 11 a.m. at Davis High School, 325 S. Main, Kaysville.
• Fall Orchid Show, Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Red Butte Garden Orangerie. Saturday, 2:30 p.m., there will be an open forum discussion on the culture and care of orchids. For more information, call Bruce at 801-243-3151.
• WSU’s Executive Lecture Series presents Chantel Chase, Davis area president of Zions First National Bank, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Weber State University Davis Room 110 (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3482 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Caring Connections: A Hope and Comfort in Grief Program will hold its annual Grief and the Holidays event from 7-8:30 p.m. in the University of Utah College of Nursing’s Annette Poulson Cumming building, 10 S. 2000 E. on the University of Utah Campus. This year’s Grief and the Holidays’ program, titled “Finding Light in Darkness”, is an opportunity for individuals to come together and cope with the loss of a family member or friend while keeping the memory of that loved one alive during the difficult holiday season. The program’s featured speaker, Margaret Wahlstrom, lost her mother-in-law, Mary Alice Wahlstrom and her sister-in-law, Carolyn Wahlstrom Beug in the Sept. 11 attacks on the World Trade Center 10 years ago. The event is free to the public. Parking available on the first level, north end of the building. For a map and information call 801-585-9522.
• Weber State University Davis will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of the WSU Davis campus, 10:30 a.m., WSU Davis campus (2750 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-626-6789.
• Antelope Island State Park — Syracuse: Mulberry Grove Hike: Enjoy an easy one-mile roundtrip hike to a relatively unknown area within the park. Hike begins at 1 p.m., at mile marker nine along the eastside road. 801-721-9569
• Davis County Library will host Jennifer Chiaverini, New York Time best selling author of the Elm Creek Quilt series, at the South Branch Library, 725 South Main, Bountiful, Utah at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.). The public is encouraged to come early for best seats. Jennifer will discuss her career and present her new book, “The Wedding Quilt.” This event is free. After the program Jennifer will be available to sign books and visit. The King’s English bookstore will provide books for sale at the event. The South Branch Library is wheelchair accessible. For patrons with other special needs contact Chris Sanford or Rosalie Taylor at 801-451-2322.
• Natural History Museum of Utah Grand Opening Community Gala. Celebrate the Natural History Museum of Utah’s new home, the Rio Tinto Center, at the community gala, at 7 p.m. New exhibits immerse visitors in the evolution, diversity and mystery of life on Earth, as Utah reveals it. One night only, get face-to-face with the craftsmen who built it, the designers who envisioned it, and the scientists whose stories it tells. For guests 21 and older, $45 per person.
• Turkey Bowl, 11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m., 12:30-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:45 p.m. Davis Lanes Bowling Alley, 1396 N. Main, Layton. $3.50/person. Reservations required. Lanes must be paid in full to the Layton Recreation dept. by Monday, Nov. 14 at 5 p.m. 801-336-3924 for info.
• Family Art Night, BDAC, 7-8:30 p.m. Free to the public and treats are included. Project is building and decorating boxes. 745 S. Main, Bountiful. ww.bdac.org. 801-292-0367. blog:bdartcenter.blogspot.com
• Temple Square Concert Series, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall. Bobbi Blood, flute.
• Temple Square Concert Series, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall. Sound Choir.
• WSU’s Department of Performing Arts will present the WSU Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6/$5, 1-800-WSU-TIKS, or 801-626-6431.
• Utah Voices will presents its fall concert titled “Hometown Praise.” They will perform sacred choral music written or arranged by Utah composers, 7:30 p.m. at Libby Gardner Hall at the University of Utah, 1375 E. President’s Circle, SLC. Tickets are $10 and available online at www.utahvoices.org. or at the door.
• North Salt Lake City is hosting a Thanksgiving Interfaith Hymn Festival, to be held at 6 p.m. This free event provides an opportunity for members of all faiths to sing together hymns of thanksgiving to God. Organists from various local churches will accompany the audience as they sing the beloved hymns of the Thanksgiving season. Hymn texts will be provided. The Hymn Festival will be held at the LDS Chapel at 261 E. Center, North Salt Lake.
Local churches that will be participating include the Abundant Life Church, Bountiful Community Church, Bountiful Heights, Church of the Resurrection, Grace Lutheran Church, St. Olaf’s Catholic Church, and the LDS church. Scott Rowley, Music Director for the Church of the Resurrection in Centerville, will serve as the organist for the evening, and Matt Jensen, North Salt Lake City Council member will be the emcee.
• The Choral Arts Society of Utah presents the 14th annual Holiday Pops Concert, 7:30 p.m., Cottonwood High School, 5715 S. 1300 E., SLC. $15. www.smithtix.com, 801-467-8499 or (800)-888-8499. Featured will be The Choral Arts Society of Utah, West Valley Symphony and One Voice Children’s Choir.
Oct. 17-Nov. 12
• CenterPoint Legacy Theatre presents the musical “Sleepy Hollow” at the Davis Performing Arts Center, 525 N. 400 W., Centerville. For tickets and more information, call 801-298-1302.
Nov. 4-5, 8-9
• WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents “Xanadu,” the hilarious, roller-skating, musical adventure about following your dreams, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center Eccles Theater, $11/$8, 800-WSU-TIKS or 801-626-6431.
• Rainbow Squares dance on Tuesday nights at the Bountiful Community Church, 400 E 150 N., from 8:30 – 10 p.m. , $5. Couples and singles welcome. Call Ron and Audrey Poulson 801-451-8837 or Don and Lynne Rasmussen 801-292-0113.
Nov. 4, 15, 18
• 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. These classes are free to the public. Individuals may attend at anytime during the series. A complimentary lunch is provided but an RSVP by each Monday at noon is required to receive a meal. Contact Megan at 801-525-5088. No reservation is required to only attend the class.
• Nov. 4, 11:30 a.m., Golden Years Activity Center, Bountiful. Topic: A Window into the World of Alzheimer’s and Dementia presented by Art Smith, Right At Home. No class Nov. 11.
Nov. 15, noon, Legacy Village, 1201 N. Fairfield Road, Layton. Topic: Caregiver Rejuvenation presented by Avalon Cosmetology School.
Nov. 18, 11:30 a.m., Golden Years Activity Center, Bountiful. Topic: Caregiver Rejuvenation presented by Avalon Cosmetology School.
Nov. 3, 10
• South Davis Family History Center, classes, 3350 South 100 East, Bountiful, Utah, 801-299-4239 Training Classes, 7-8 p.m.
• Nov. 3, Beginning Online Searching
• Nov. 10, Additional databases
Nov. 9, 16
• South Davis Family History Center, 3350 South 100 East, Bountiful, Utah, 801-299-4239 Training Classes, 6 p.m.
• Nov. 9: Using Legacy Family Tree to Find Duplicate People, Merge them together, View two databases with split screen.
• Nov. 16: See how two people are connected with Legacy Family Tree Relationship calculator and Chart, Fix Potential Relationship Problems, Add another set of Parents. For a map and hours go to http:\\www.SouthDavisFamilyHistoryCenter.org. The FHC does not have a mailbox. Phone: 801-299-4239 Email: UT_SouthDavis@ldsmail.net