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Saturday, February 18

7:00 am - 11:55 pm    Blind Hollow Yurt Backcountry Skiing/Boarding Trip

Recreational / Campus Recreation

We are heading up to the Blind Hollow yurt spend the long Presidents Day weekend enjoying the Bear River backcountry. We will explore some of the fantastic riding terrain near Blind Hollow and spend the evenings around the fire in the comforts of the OP's yurt. No backcountry experience is required but participants must be able to comfortably ski/board double blue to black diamond western resort terrain. Winter backcountry travel equipment(Alpine Touring Skis, Telemark Skis, Splitboard w/skins) are required and available to rent from the ORP for a nominal fee. NO SNOWSHOES. Please reserve your equipment in advance to ensure availability and proper sizing. Trip cost includes food, transportation, beacon, shovel, probe and three nights at the Blind Hollow Yurt.

Aggie Recreation Center (ARC), More Info

8:30 am - 10:00 am    Snowshoe Tour of the Preserve

Arts & Entertainment / Cooperative Extension

Join us for a nature walk on the Preserve! During this tour, you will learn about the history of the Preserve as well as what kinds of plants and animals you will find during the winter. Additionally, you will have time to search for and identify animal tracks and other signs of animal life on the Preserve. This outing is appropriate for all ages and will takes place on generally flat terrain.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info

10:30 am - 12:30 pm    Winter Wetland Excursion

Recreational / Extension

Join us for a special winter snowshoe tour out to the wetland ponds on the Swaner Preserve! Come learn about winter wetland ecology, including animals that adapt to make their homes amid our harsh Park City weather. Snowshoes will be available for use from the Swaner EcoCenter. Registration is required to attend. Please ensure your spot by registering with the link provided.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info

11:00 am - 2:00 pm    NEHMA Family Art Day

Special Event / Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Cache County High School Clean Air Poster Awards Ceremony and Clean Air Hang Tag Making Join NEHMA and Merrill-Cazier Library staff in making unique rear-view mirror tags to remind drivers in your family about the dangerous effects of idling. And come see the top clean air poster entry finalists for the Cache County High School Clean Air Poster Contest. Eight Grand Prize student winners will be announced, each winning cash prizes ranging from $100 to $250 donated by local businesses and organizations. While NEHMA is closed for construction, Family Art Days will be held at the Merrill-Cazier Library on USU campus. The event on February 18th will be in the Library Room 101 from 11am-2pm.

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Climbing Wall

Recreational / Extension

Climb through the EcoSystem from the bedrock all the way to the uplands. Our indoor climbing wall is fun for all ages. We supply the harness and ask that you come with shoes having covered toes.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm    USU Women's Basketball vs. Nevada

Athletics / Athletics

Mountain West Conference Game

Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, More Info

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm    USU Hockey vs Weber

Recreational / Campus Recreation

Come support USU Hockey in their final home game of the season!

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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm    The Vagina Monologues

Arts & Entertainment / Other

Every year V-Day invites activists in colleges, communities, high schools, or youth groups around the world to present select benefit events. The purpose of these events is to raise awareness about violence against women and girls as well as raise money (100% of the proceeds must be donated) for local beneficiaries that are working to end violence.

TSC, Auditorium, More Info