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Saturday, August 17

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 or 435-649-1767.

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10:00 am - 4:00 pm    Ancient Peruvian Pottery at the Museum of Anthropology

Cultural / Other

Ancient Peruvian cultures have created intricate pottery and ceramics for thousands of years. Join us at the Museum of Anthropology for an illustrated lecture at 1 p.m. detailing the ceramic traditions of these Peruvian cultures including the Chimu, Chancay, Moche and Inca. Docent-led talks on our "Peruvian Ceramics" exhibit will take place throughout the day. Kids can make their own clay pots and figurines in the style of Peruvian ceramics. The museum is open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and admission is always FREE!

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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm    Non-Profit Day at the Mall

Fair/Festival / Center for Persons with Disabilities

Come learn about services provided by non-profits of Cache Valley, including USU's Utah Assistive Technology Program, Aggie Care & Family Life Center at the Non-Profit Day at the Cache Valley Mall. Spin the wheel for a chance to win a prize! Sponsored by the Cache Interagency Council.

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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 or call 435-649-1767.

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

Recreational / Other

2 hours of fun and play at the USU Ropes Course. Bring that special girl or guy, and get to know them better through exciting challenges, both on the ground and up high! Aggie Ice Cream included. $33 per couple. Call Taylor @ (435)797-0423 to reserve your spots!

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