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Saturday, September 6

10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Exhibitions - 'Black Mountain College' and 'Relational Forms'

Exhibit / Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Black Mountain College: Shaping Craft + Design. This exhibition explores the impact of Black Mountain College on the fields of studio craft and design from the middle of the 20th century through today. Black Mountain College (1933-57) was an experimental liberal arts college located in rural North Carolina that still continues to be influential in visual, performing and literary arts. Exhibited works include ceramics, textiles, furniture, sculpture, paintings, printed material, and ephemera created by BMC students and faculty. 'Relational Forms: Robert Bliss & Anna Campbell Bliss' -- Relational Forms highlights furniture designed by Robert Bliss and the artwork of Anna Campbell Bliss, two of Utah’s most important creative minds. Residents of Salt Lake City since 1963, this is only the second time their work has been exhibited together. Beginning Sept. 1, NEHMA’s hours are as follows: Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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

Athletics / Other

Saturday Nature Walk -- 10-11:30 a.m. Join us on your Saturday morning for a nature walk on the Preserve! During the tour, you'll learn about wetland science, native plant and animal species, the history of the Swaner Preserve. These tours take place on the generally flat terrain of the Swaner wetlands and are appropriate to anyone who is relatively active. Please come prepared for the outdoor conditions, sturdy boots or shoes (close-toed) are recommended along with a water bottle. The tour begins at the Swaner EcoCenter, please click here for directions. If you would like a private tour of the Preserve, please visit the Preserves website. Cost is $5 per person, or free for members! To sign up: email us at swanerecocenter@usu.edu or call 435-649-1767.

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

Athletics / Other

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

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3:00 pm - 12:00 am    UC Irvine Volleyball Tournament USU vs. UC Irvine

Athletics / Athletics

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6:00 pm - 12:00 am    Football vs. Idaho State

Athletics / Athletics

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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm    Celebrate America Show: In The Miller Mood, 'A Sentimental Journey'

Arts & Entertainment / Other

We're celebrating 15 years of shows featuring swinging 1940s style music that captures the timeless sound and style of the big band era! A time when Glenn Miller and other great Swing Bands made a significant contribution to the morale of the nation through music that lifted spirits, boosted patriotism and helped sell War Bonds in the the midst of WWII! The show takes you back in time to experience a toe-tapping, fun-filled evening featuring the lush harmonies of the Stardust Singers, Dancers and the Larry Smith Orchestra. Music includes the tunes America loves - hits from the big band era. Performances nightly Sept. 2-6 in the USU Ballroom. Tickets available with or without dinner. All shows (except Sept. 2) feature entertainment after the show with singers and dancing. Group and student rates available (www.celebrateamericashow.com). This popular show fills up every year so it's best to get your tickets early. Call USU Inn for special overnight packages!

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