WHERE TO GO

Saturday, Dec. 1

• First aid and CPR classes, offered by the Mountain Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross. Class is from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Cost is $60. Call 373-8580 for information.

• Orem Community Dance, from 8-11 p.m. at the Orem Senior Friendship Center, 93 N. 400 East. Featuring the Tony Summerhays band. Cost: $5. Call 229-07110.

Monday, Dec. 3

• Museum Monday at the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi from 5-7 p.m. Cost: $5.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

• There's No Place Like Home, Habitat for Humanity's Art Auction, Coleman Art Gallery, 177 N. University Ave., Provo. Reception and silent auction from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Live auction from 7:30-9 p.m. Cost: $10/$15 at the door. Call 344-8527.

Thursday, Dec. 6

• Women's Legislative Council of Utah County will meet at 10 a.m. in the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., on the second floor, Provo. Tibby Milne, executive director of the Utah Crime Prevention Association, will be the speaker. The public is welcome. Call 373-2070.

• Nebo Gifted Children's Association fall meeting, from 6:30-8 p.m., at the Nebo Learning Center, 370 S. Main, Springville. The association provides information, resources and opportunities to help enhance the educational experience of gifted children. Free.

LAUGH IT UP

• Thrillionaires Improv Theater, Velour Music Gallery, 135 N. University Ave., Provo, 8 p.m. Mondays. Cost: $5, cash only. Call 818-BAND or see www.myspace.com/thrillionaires.

• Johnny B's Comedy Club, Bleachers Sports Grill, 2255 N. University Parkway, Provo. Shows Friday and Saturday at 9 p.m. Tickets are $8. Call 377-6910.

• Fat, Dumb and Happy's Comedy Club, 1350 W. 1140 South, Orem, Suite 3. Must be 18. Cost: $8 adults, $6.50 students. Buy online or at the door.

• Comedy Sportz, 36 W. Center, Provo. Clean improv comedy each Friday and Saturday at 8 and 10:15 p.m. Cost: $8 in advance/$10 at the door, $4/$5 children. Pre-payment required to hold reservations. Call 377-9700. See: www.comedysportzutah.com for more information. Every Thursday ComedySportz laughletes perform musicals, Shakespeare, MST3K-style heckling. Cost: $3. No reservations needed.

HEAR THE BEAT

• Woodwind Chamber Night, Nov. 29 at 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• Panoramic Steel and Percussion Ensemble, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost; $10/$7 students. Call 422-4322.

• A Child's Hope Foundation Benefit Concert, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m., Provo Tabernacle, 100 S. University Ave. Proceeds go toward purchase of a van for a family-oriented orphanage in Kiev, Ukraine. Featuring Jenny Oaks Baker, David Glen Hatch and Cheri Call. Cost: $10/$5 students.

• BYU Chamber Orchestra and Philharmonic Orchestra in concert, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost: $10/$7 students. Call 422-4322.

• BYU Symphony Orchestra in concert, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• UVSC Symphonic Band in concert, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater, Sorenson Student Center, UVSC campus. Free.

• BYU Wind Symphony concert, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost: $10/$7 students. Call 422-4322.

• Songwriters Showcase, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• UVSC Symphonic Orchestra, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater, Sorenson Student Center, UVSC campus. Free.

• Flute Choir concert, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• UVSC Master Chorale and Chamber Choir, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater, Sorenson Student Center, UVSC campus. Free.

• UVSC Jazz Ensemble, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m., Provo High School auditorium, 1125 N. University Ave. Provo. In conjunction with the Provo High School Band. Free.

• Jazz Combo Night, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• Senior Dance Showcase, Dec. 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Dance Studio, Room 166 Richards Building, BYU campus. Free.

• Harp Solo and Ensemble showcase, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• BYU String Chamber Night, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• BYU University Orchestra and University Strings concert, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

• University Chorale concert, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Free.

SEE THE SHOW

• "Little Women," the Broadway Musical, through Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m., Pardoe Theater, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, 2 p.m. matinee Dec. 1. Cost: $18 ($4 off weeknights, $3 off weekends with student ID.) $10/matinee. Call 422-4322.

• "Canyon Suite," Nov. 29-Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m., Black Box Theater, Gunther Trades Building, UVSC campus. Cost: $10/$8 children/$6 students. Call 863-8797.

• "Dial Tones," presented by the Nauvoo Theatrical Society, Nov. 29-30, Dec. 1, 6-8, 13-15, and 20-22, Black Box Theater, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo. Cost: $10/$7.50 students. Children 8-up. Call 852-7007.

CHECK IT OUT

• The new SCERA Youth Artists program will have a full-scale gallery exhibit Nov. 30-Dec. 22 with an opening night reception and art for sale Nov. 30. The exhibit will open at 5:30 p.m. in the gallery, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, and will include paintings, collages, ceramics, sculptures and furniture. Free.

• 22nd Annual Spiritual and Religious Art of Utah through Dec. 27, Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South. This exhibition explores spiritual aspirations, feelings and perceptions of contemporary Utah artists through different styles and mediums. Free.

• "Courtroom Art: A Twenty-five Year Retrospective" through Nov. 28, Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South. Artist Scott Snow engages audiences with some important history and interesting stories. Free.

• "Soviet Art in Conflict: The Artist as an Agent of Social Change" through Feb. 2, Springville Museum of Art, 126 W. 400 South. Museum hours: Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 3-6 p.m. Exhibition explores the artwork produced in the Soviet Union from 1934-85. Free.

• "Great Things, Small Packages" through Dec. 31, Terra Nova Gallery, 41 W. 100 North, Provo. Featuring numerous artists, original art in small sizes. Hours: Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Other times by appointment.

• "Cliche and Collusion: Video Works by Grant Stevens" through Feb. 9, BYU Museum of Art, Provo campus. The works incorporate familiar excerpts from advertising, music, film and common conversation. Free.

• Minerva Teichert "Pageants in Paint," BYU Museum of Art, Provo campus, through May 26. Call 422-1140 to schedule a tour, must be arranged at least a week in advance. Family-oriented tours on Monday evenings. Free.

• "Splendor and Spectacle: Images of Dance From Court Ballet to Broadway," BYU Museum of Art, Provo campus, through Jan. 1. The exhibit features 65 prints and 33 objects of art from the private collection of BYU faculty members Madison and Debra Sowell. Free.

• "American Dreams," selected works from the permanent collection of American Art, BYU Museum of Art, BYU campus, Provo. Call 422-ARTS. Free.

• Orem Heritage Museum, SCERA Center, 745 S. State. Guided tours 3-7 p.m. Monday-Friday or by appointment. Call 225-2569. Free.

• Crandall Historical Printing Museum, 275 E. Center, Provo. Open weekdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost: $3. Tours by appointment. Call 377-7777.

• Hutchings Museum, 55 N. Center, Lehi. Check the Web site for classes, workshop and exhibit information: www.hutchingsmuseum.org.Call 768-7180. Free.

• Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday from 3 to 6. Closed Mondays and holidays. Call 489-2727. Free.

• Camp Floyd/Stagecoach Inn State Park, 18035 W. 1540 North, Fairfield, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Cost: $2. Call 768-8932.

• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, BYU campus in Provo, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday. Call 422-5051. Free.