Thursday, June 6
Brigham City Aggie Alumni chapter meeting set
Utah State University – Brigham City will host an Aggie Alumni information meeting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the USU Brigham City campus, 989 S. Main Street. Aggie ice cream bars will be provided.
‘Growing, Harvesting, Preserving and Cooking with Herbs’ class set
The class ‘Growing, Harvesting, Preserving and Cooking with Herbs’ will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in room 166 at Utah State University Extension’s Milton Miller building, 195 W. 1100 South, Brigham City. The cost is $7 and includes samples of herb recipes to taste, an herb plant, a recipe booklet and a sample of salt free herb mix to use in recipes.
To attend, persons must register by visiting eventbrite.com. For more information, contact USU Extension at 435-695-2542.
USU hosts star party
Utah State University – Brigham City will host a star gazing party at 8:30 p.m. at the campus, 989 S. Main Street. Telescopes and information will be provided by the Cache Valley Astronomical Society.
The event is free and open to the public.
Friday, June 7
‘Family Day Park Party’ set
The Box Elder Family Support Center will host ‘Family Day Park Party’ at Pioneer Park, 800 W. Forest Street, Brigham City, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free and will include games, music, kites, food and prizes.
Saturday, June 8
Future police cadet benefit run/walk set
A future police cadet benefit run will begin at 8 a.m. at 130 N. Main Street, Mantua. The cost is $27 to register online; $25 to pay with cash at IMT Companies, 816 N. Main Street, Brigham City; or registration will be available the day of. A T-shirt is guaranteed if a person pre-registers.
The run is held in memory of the late Austin Taylor, who passed away while attending Weber State University’s police academy. To register, visit atfbenefitrun.org, and/or for more information, visit the Facebook page ‘ATF Benefit Run.’
Beginning bird and butterfly photography workshop
The Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge will host a beginning bird and butterfly photography workshop at the refuge, 2155 W. Forest Street, Brigham City, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The class is free to attend; participants will learn photography from Jeff Strong and learn about monarchs and backyard habitats from Rose D. Greer of Southwest Monarch Study.
For more information or reservations, visit email@example.com or call 435-723-5887.
Bike contest and parade set for grades K-5th
The Brigham City Trails Task Force will host a bike parade at 10 a.m. on the east side of Box Elder Middle School, 18 S. 500 East, Brigham City. Participants are encouraged to decorate their bike for the parade. Winners of the bike decorating contest will be announced at 11:45 a.m. at the Arts Festival stage, 20 N. Main Street, Brigham City. Cash prizes will be given. The event is free and is for children in kindergarten through 5th grade.
All bikers must wear helmets and be accompanied by an adult. The first 20 five to eight year olds will receive a helmet.
All participants will receive a prize. To pre-register, visit bcutah.org/arts-festival.htm.
Supporting local businesses at Tremont Fest
The Tremont Fest will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Midland Square, 75 W. Main Street. The event will include local vendors, food trucks and live music.
Tuesday, June 11
Garden Club sets luncheon
The Spade and Hope Garden Club will hold its annual June luncheon at 12 p.m. at Valene Robinson’s home, 731 W. 600 North, Brigham City. Members are asked to bring potluck dishes to share for this social event. Following the luncheon, the group will tour the Box Elder Community Garden, a friendly environment where local residents can grow their own organic crops.
Wednesday, June 12
Girls empowered support group
The Box Elder Family Support Center will host a girls empowered support group from 1 to 3 p.m. at the center, 276 N. 200 East, Brigham City. The group is free to attend and is for girls age 12 to 15.
For more information or reservations, call 435-723-6010.
Saturday, June 15
Soup kitchen set chili cook off
The Acts Six Soup Kitchen will host its annual chili cook off from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at John Adams Park, 600 E. 100 North, Brigham City. Members of the community are invited to attend. Proceeds will go to to the soup kitchen.
Monday, June 17
Hospital to host annual concert series in the park
The Brigham City Community Hospital’s annual concert series in the park will resume for the 2019 season from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Bill of Rights Plaza, N. Main Street, Brigham City. A Bingo fundraiser will be held at 6 p.m. Proceeds will go toward Meals on Wheels. The Red Rooster food truck will be on-site.
Fine Arts Center
June 6-10: The Gandy Dancers musical performance based on the Golden Spike Centennial will be held on Thurs., June 6; Fri., June 7; Sat., June 8; and Mon., June 10; with performances at 7:30 p.m. each night and a matinee on Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $6 per adult and $5 per student and are available online at bcfineartscenter.org.
June 15: Open mic night will be at 7 p.m. and is open to any person interested in sharing their talents. The event is family-friendly and a $2 donation is encouraged for those attending.
Summer camps: Registration for summer camps is now open. Camps are 4 – 5 days a week. Family discounts and scholarships are available for those with financial needs. To register, visit bcfineartscenter.org.
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