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Saturday, June 15

8:00 am - 5:00 pm    Museum is Closed for Reconstruction

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

The art museum will be closed for another week due to the extended outdoor construction schedule by the University Facilities department. The museum plans to re-open its doors to the public on Monday, June 17, 2013. For more information, please contact the museum employee listed below using the following information.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, More Info


10:00 am - 11:30 am    Swaner EcoCenter: Nature Walk

Recreational / Other

Spring Nature Walks, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Join us for an easy stroll and learn about the history of Swaner, what animals and plants call the preserve home, and how the preserve changes through the seasons. Boots or mudshoes recommended. Nature enthusiasts of all ages are welcome. Reservations for nature walks are suggested. There is a $5 fee for non-members, free for members. To RSVP, please contact swanerecocenter@usu.edu or 435-649-1767.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info


10:00 am - 4:00 pm    Peopling of the New World at the Museum of Anthropology

Cultural / Other

This Saturday, join us at the Museum of Anthropology to learn the latest information on when and how scientists believe humans entered the Americas. An illustrated lecture at 1 p.m. will present the highlights of ongoing research. Docent lead talks of our "Peopling of the New World" exhibit will take place throughout the day, and kids can make boat replicas and learn how to throw an atlatl. The museum is open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and admission is always FREE!

Old Main, More Info


11:00 am - 12:00 pm    Geocaching on the Swaner Preserve

Recreational / Other

Geocaching on the Swaner Preserve -- Enjoy exploring the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter while you learn to geocache! Geocaching will be offered every second Thursday and Saturday of each month during the summer. The following are the scheduled dates: *Thursday, June 13, 4 p.m.; *Saturday, June 15, 11 a.m.; *Thursday, July 11, 4 p.m.; *Saturday, July 13, 11 a.m.; *Thursday, Aug. 8, 4 p.m.; and *Saturday, Aug. 10, 11 a.m. The activity will take 1 hour and reservations are required. Swaner can host 7 individuals or teams for each session and an additional 3 individuals or teams can participate if they have their own GPS units. Free to members $5 for nonmembers. Please call 435-649-1767 to reserve your space or e-mail us, swanerecocenter@usu.edu.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Swaner EcoCenter: Saturday Climbing Wall

Recreational / Other

Climbing Wall Hours: Saturdays from 1-3 p.m. The Swaner EcoCenter indoor, wetland-themed climbing wall is open every Saturday from 1-3 p.m. Free for members, $5 per person for non-members. Open to all ages. We provide the climbing harness. Climbers under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult to sign a liability waiver. For more information, please contact us at swanerecocenter@usu.edu or call 435-649-1767.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info


5:00 pm - 7:00 pm    USU Ropes Course Date Night

Recreational / Other

Date Night at USU Ropes Course. Two hours of fun & excitement. Aggie Ice Cream included. $33 per couple.

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7:30 pm - 9:30 pm    The Odd Couple -- Old Lyric Repertory Company

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

When neurotic clean freak Felix Ungar is thrown out by his wife, he is forced to move in with his friend the slob, Oscar Madison. Sparks fly in this classic side-splitting comedy by Neil Simon. Rated Intermediate for mild language, alcohol and smoking. Presented by USU's Old Lyric Repertory Company, based in the Theatre Arts Department.

Caine Lyric Theatre, More Info