Thursday, Jan. 31
• Shakespeare for the Young "Henry V," from 4:15-5 p.m. at the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave. Free.
Saturday, Feb. 2
• Story Time at Barnes & Noble at 1 p.m. each Saturday. Every week it's a new adventure with familiar characters and kooky storytellers at the store, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem. Free.
• Orem Community Dance, from 8-11 p.m., Orem Friendship Center, 93 N. 400 East, Orem. Music provided by the Tony Summerhays Band. Cost: $5. Call 229-7110.
Monday, Feb. 4
• Monday Night Movie "Daddy Day Camp," at 7 p.m. at the Tahitian Noni International Auditorium, 333 W. Riverwoods Drive, Provo. Free.
Tuesday, Feb. 5
• Cupid Cuisine is the topic at the 7 p.m. Macey's Pleasant Grove Little Theatre, 931 W. State. Get great recipes for romantic dinners. Call 796-6601. Free.
• Rick Riordon, author of the Percy Jackson books, will be the featured author at a book signing at Barnes & Noble, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem.
• Aspiring writers group at Barnes & Noble, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem. Meets at 7:30 p.m. each Tuesday and Wednesday. Free.
Wednesday, Feb. 6
• "Tiffany and the Bean Stock" is the topic at the 7 p.m. Macey's Pleasant Grove Little Theatre, 931 W. State. Learn to prepare a variety of dishes using canned beans. Call 796-6601. Free.
• Teen Thing, at the American Fork Library, 65 S. 100 East. Decorate a Valentine box. The library will provide the box and materials. For ages 11-16 in the community room at 7 p.m. Free.
• Television and radio personality Mo Rocca will speak at 7 p.m. at the McKay Events Center, UVSC campus, Orem. His speech: "Behind the 2008 Election Scene." Cost: $10. Buy at the McKay Events Center ticket office. Call 863-SHOW.
Thursday, Feb. 7
• The German Cooking Guru will be featured at tonight's 7 p.m. Little Theatre class at the Macey's Pleasant Grove, 931 W. State. Learn quick-fix dinners, stews and soups. Call 796-6601. Free.
• American Fork Library will host a Community Lecture Series at 7 p.m. in the Gardner Community Room in the library at 65 S. 100 East. The topic for February is "The Family and Its Importance." Call 763-3070.
HEAR THE BEAT
• "Evolutions of Dance," Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 435 W. Center, Provo. Presented by The Vibe Studio for the Performing Arts. Cost: $14/$10 children 12 and under and groups of 10 or more. Call 852-7007.
• Dance in Concert, Jan 31-Feb. 2 at 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. matinee Feb. 2, de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo. Cost: $10. Call 422-4322.
• Music, Dance, Theatre Showcase, Feb. 7 and 8 at 7 and 9 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost: $10 ($3 student discount). Call 422-4322.
• Living Legends concert, Feb. 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost: $10 ($3 student discount). Call 422-4322.
• UVSC's Contemporary Dance Ensemble, Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theater, Sorenson Student Center, UVSC campus, Orem. Cost: $12/$9 students, faculty. Call 863-8797.