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Volume II, Issue XIX THE OGDEN VALLEY NEWS Page 9 October 1, 2000 Calendar of Events Every Monday: Children’s Discovery Times for Preschoolers and Toddlers at the Ogden Valley Library at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Please bring your pre-schooler to the story times and activities. Every 1st Tuesday: The Liberty/Nordic Township Planning Commission meets at 5:00 p.m. at the Weber County Bldg. 2380 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Every 3rd Tuesday: The Weber County Township Planning Commission meets at 5:00 p.m. at the Weber County Bldg. 2380 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Every 4th Tuesday: The East Huntsville Township Planning Commission meets at 5:00 p.m. at the Weber County Bldg. 2380 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Every Wednesday: K.I.D.S. (Kids Intuitive Dynamic Sensational) After School Program. The Ogden Valley Branch of the Weber County Library System will be sponsoring an “after school program” every Wednesday immediately following school at 3:45 p.m. beginning September 6, 2000. All ages are invited! The program is designed to be educational, creative, entertaining and it’s FREE. Please join us for this fun hour. Call 745-2220 for more information. Every Wednesday: The Weber County Commission meets at 9:00 a.m. at the Weber County Bldg., 2380 Washington Blvd., Ogden, except 2nd Wednesday when the Commission meets at 5:00 p.m. Every 2nd Wednesday: Eden Planning Committee meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Mansell Real Estate office in Eden. The public is welcome. Call 745-2688 to confirm meeting date and time. Every 2nd Wednesday: Ogden Valley Translator/Recreation Special Service District meets at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Every 3rd Wednesday: Ogden Pathways Board meets at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Every 4th Wednesday: Eden Park Board Meeting at the Eden Bowery (Snowcrest Jr. High School when weather turns inclement) from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Every Thursday: Senior Meals at the Ogden Valley Community Room at the Ogden Valley Library at noon. $2.00 Seniors, $4.00 ages 59 and younger. Every 2nd Thursday: FREE Senior Blood Pressure and Glucose Check at the Ogden Valley Library. Every 2nd Thursday: Ogden Valley Planning Committee meets at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Open to the public. Every 3rd Thursday every other month: Seniors’ Foot Clinic at the Ogden Valley Library, 1:00 p.m. Cost $10.00. Call Ogden Valley Library 745-2220 for more information. Every 3rd Thursday: C.E.R.T. (Community Emergency Response Team) meets at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Every 4th Thursday: Quilter’s Guild at the Ogden Valley Library at 6:30 p.m. For more information contact Lisa Garrison at 745-1214. August 1 – October 31: Images of Summer will be on exhibition. Continuing exhibits through August 25th include the 26th Statewide Competition in the Main and Second Floor Galleries, and Watercolors and Collages by Marama Hansen of Ogden in the Carriage House Gallery. Please visit the Eccles Community Art Center at 2580 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden. Regular gallery hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Closed Sundays, and Major Holidays. Admission is free. The public is invited. For more information call (801) 392-6935. August 22 – October 30: A printmaking exhibit by Joe Dixon will be on display at the Ogden Valley Library through October 30. See page 3 for more information about the artist and his work. October 5: Cowboy Poetry by the Campfire. Poet and Reciter Stan Tixier of Eden from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Ogden Nature Center, 966 West 12th Street, Ogden. Stan has spent much of his life outdoors as a forester, horseman and rancher. To share his adventures, he will recite his poetry by the campfire in our new outdoor amphitheater. Bring a blanket, dress for the weather and enjoy an evening of gentle cowboy wit and wisdom. No charge. October 7: FREE “Introduction to the Internet for Parents and Kids” computer class. 10:30 a.m., Ogden Valley Library. Call 745-2220 to register. October 9: FREE Adult Computer Class at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Introduction to the Internet. Call 745-2220 to register. October 11: Ogden Valley TV Translator Recreation/Special Service District meets at the Ogden Valley Library from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. October 12: Ecology of Salamanders from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Ogden Nature Center, 966 West 12th Street, Ogden. Instructor Jerry Openshaw, Division of Wildlife Resources. For ages 12 and above. After five years of research and continuing work with salamanders, Jerry will share what he knows about their life history and ecology. Find out what it’s like to study a day in the life of a salamander. Members of the Nature Center, $3.00; Non-members $4.00. October 13: Preschool Open House and the Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden. Seed Stompers, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. For children ages 4 to 6 years old. Cost is $2.00 per child. Come as groups or individuals with adult. Pre-registration is required. Search for seeds in your socks, plant wildflowers and learn how animals garden through games, craft and story. For more information or to register, call the Nature Center at 621-7595. October 14: Native People and the Land at the Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th Street, Ogden. Come Join the Fun - Come Join the Fun PRESCHOOL LEARNING TIME KINDERGARTEN READINESS PROGRAM Reasonable Rates Family Discounts Flexible Schedule 2-5 Days Per Week Morning or Afternoon Classes Full Day Care Available & More Early Start Phonics Reading Program Pre-Math w/ Shapes & Numbers Creative Learning Projects Self-Esteem Builders =CALL TODAY 745-5600= Now Introducing Sunshine Generation Dance & Singing Classes “Quality & Learning You Can Depend On” A Trusted Name in Preschool & Childcare Serving Ogden Valley Families Since 1996 Come Join the Fun - Come Join the Fun For children ages 5 to 12. Cost is $6.25 per child. Walk our Nature Center trail to a tipi, cook over a fire, play simple games and listen to legends. October 16: Music Fest 2000 at the Ogden Valley Library! Come join us at the Ogden Valley Library for a series of FREE concerts. All programs are on Monday evenings, light refreshments will be served. Old Time Fiddlers and Cowboy Poetry. Enter your favorite crockpot of chili in the third annual chili cook off at 6:00 p.m., and join us for some music and poetry in the Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. October 18: Ogden Pathways meeting at Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. October 19 –21: Carvers Cove Annual Craft Fair. Thursday & Friday 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Call 745-3018 for more information. October 20: C.E.R.T. (Community Emergency Response Team) meets at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. October 20 – 30: Eccles Dinosaur Park will host the “Haunted Dinosaur Park” from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. There will be over 300 jack-o-lanterns to light the way, and volcanoes spewing fire. The park will come to life with goblins, wizards, witches and other Halloween creatures. The park will still be open during regular business hours, Monday – Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. to accommodate “normal” people. Those looking for the frights at night should join us for our “Haunted Dinosaur Park.” October 23: FREE Adult Computer Class at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Introduction to Microsoft Word. Call 745-2220 to register. October 25: Eden Park Board Meeting at the Eden Park Bowery at 7:00 p.m. October 25: FREE Adult Computer Class at the Ogden Valley Library at 7:00 p.m. Introduction to the Internet. Call 745-2220 to register. October 26: Quilter’s Guild at the Ogden Valley Library at 6:30 p.m. For more information contact Lisa Garrison at 745-1214. October 30: Halloween Party and Costume Contest at the Ogden Valley Library at 5:00 p.m. Join us for fun, games, scary stories and prizes. Everyone who comes in costume will receive a prize. Call 745-2220 for more information. October 30: Music Fest 2000 at the Ogden Valley Library! Come join us at the Ogden Valley Library for a series of FREE concerts. All programs are on Monday evenings, light refreshments will be served. “Oktoberfest” Salzburger Echo Band brings the Alps to Ogden Valley. Concert will be hosted in the Auditorium. Authentic German and Austrian food will be for sale by Irene Thompson, owner of Edelweiss European Deli in Layton.