Thursday, Jan. 17

• Story Time at the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., from 10-10:30 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m. Toddler Time from 10-10:30 and 11-11:30 a.m. Call 852-6658.

Friday, Jan. 18

• Spanish Story Time for families at the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., from 10:30-11 a.m. in the story room and Monday from 7-7:30 p.m. in the Story Circle. Call 852-6658.

• Book Babies, at the Provo City Library at Academy Square from 10-10:25 each Friday. Call 852-6658.

• "Orem Arts Council Presents," an introductory to a monthly series of cultural arts events hosted by the Council at the Orem Public Library 55 N. State, at 6:30 p.m. It will feature a reception, short lecture and walking art tour with local artist and educator Max Dickson Weaver, whose ceramic work is on display at the library. Free.

Saturday, Jan. 19

• Camp Floyd's sesquicentennial with author /historian Curtis Allen. Lecture begins at 1 p.m. at the old Fairfield Schoolhouse. The Camp Floyd/Stagecoach Inn museum will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $2/$6 family. Camp Floyd is located 22 miles southwest of Lehi on state Route 73. Call 768-8932.

• Tai-chi and chi-gong workshop, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Room 309 of the Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave. Pre-registration begins at 9:40 a.m. Cost is $60/$30 for returning students and senior citizens. Call 836-2325 to RSVP.

• Orem Community Dance, from 8-11 p.m., Senior Friendship Center, 93 N. 400 East. Music provided by the Randy Evans band. Cost: $5. Call 229-7110.

Monday, Jan. 21

• Family Night on the Farm — from 5-6 p.m. at Farm Country, Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Learn about feathered friends. Spend time with the animals and birds and make a craft to take home. Cost: $3.50/$2.50 children. Call 592-9120.

• Museum Mondays — from 5-7 p.m. at the Museum of Ancient Life lobby at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Be a king or queen for a day. Design your own crown and spend time with the kings and queens of the dinosaur world. Cost: $5. Call 766-5013.

• "Mom and Me," activity time at the American Fork Library, 64 S. 100 East, Mondays at 11 a.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 and 11 a.m. For ages 18 months older. Cost: $1. Call 768-3070.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

• "Animal Krackers — Silly Animal Stories" at the American Fork Library, 64 S. 100 East, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., and Thursdays at 10 and 11 a.m. For children 3-5. Cost: $5. Call 768-3070.

Thursday, Jan. 24

• Lincoln Academy will host an evening designed to introduce potential students and their parents to Lincoln's junior high program. The 7 p.m. event includes tours and question-and-answer sessions. For more information, visit the school, 1582 W. 3300 North, Pleasant Grove, or call 756-2039, or see: www.lincoln-academy.org.


• "Don't Drink the Water" through Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m., Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem. Cost: prices vary. Call 226-8600.

• "Who Killed Aunt Caroline?" through Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday, Saturday and Monday), Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon. Cost: $6/$5 seniors, students and children, $25/family. Call 786-1186. (See review on Page 9.)

• "The Robber Bridegroom," Jan. 25-Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m., SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem. (Co-produced with Utah Valley State College theater arts department.) Cost: $10/$8 seniors, students. Call 225-2569.

• "Best of Disney" through Feb. 9 (Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays) at 7:30 p.m., Center Street Musical Theatre, 177 W. Center, Provo. Saturday breakfast with the princesses and matinee Jan. 19, Feb. 2 and 9. Breakfast optional at 10 a.m. Dinner optional with evening shows. Costs: $10/$8 students, seniors and children. Additional dinner prices: $10/$5 children 11-under. Reservations required. Breakfast/matinee prices: $14/$12 students, seniors, $10 children 11-under (includes Belgian waffle/hot chocolate). Breakfast seating is limited. Call 373-4485 or see: www.csmtc.com.

• NEW!" A Midsummer Night's Dream," Jan. 25, 26, 30, 31 and Feb. 1, 2, 5-9 at 7:30 p.m.; 2 p.m. matinee Feb. 2, Pardoe Theater, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus. Cost: $14 (weeknight, student discounts available); $7 dress rehearsals Jan. 23-24, matinee. Call 422-4322.

• NEW!" The Jungle Book," Feb. 8, 9 and 12-16 at 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. matinees Feb. 9 and 16, Nelke Theater, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU. Cost: $10/weeknight, student discounts available; $7 dress rehearsals Feb. 6 and 7, matinees. Call 422-4322.


• Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano in concert, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo. Cost: $100/$50 includes choice concert seating and reserved seating at the master class. Other ticket prices vary from $35 to $20 a ticket. Master class Jan. 19 at 1 p.m. Call 422-4322. (See story on Page 7.)

• Thrillionaires comedy team, featuring Kirby Heyborne, Jan. 18 at 8 p.m. in the Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo. Cost: $10. Call 852-7007. (See story on Page 11.)

• The Side-by-Side concert featuring the Utah Valley Symphony, Jan. 23 and 24 at 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center. Cost: $10/$8 children. See: www.coveycenter.org or call 852-7007. (See story on Page 8.)

• Winter Choirfest at BYU, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m., Provo Tabernacle, 100 S. University Ave. Cost: $10 ($3 off with BYU or student ID). Call 422-4322.

• Alan Chow, pianist, in concert Jan. 29 at 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo. Free.

• Evolutions, Jan. 26, 28-31 and Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 435 W. Center, Provo. The evolution of dance, presented by the Vibe Studio for the Performing Arts. Cost: $14 /$10 children under 12 and groups of 10 or more. Call 852-7007.

• Rockapella in concert, Feb. 16 at 5:30 and 8 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 435 W. Center, Provo. Opening group is BYU's Vocal Point. Cost: $24/$19 students, seniors. Appetizers and desserts included. Call 852-7007 or see www.fizook.com.

• Utah DanceSport Championship, Feb. 1 and 2, Show Barn at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Morning sessions at 9 a.m. Evening sessions at 6. Cost $10/$20 for table seat. Call 798-2300.

• Hall Family Benefit Concert and Live Auction, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. at the Springville High School. featuring Peter Breinholt and Alex Boye. Cost: $12. Call SmithsTix at 1-800-888-8499 or purchase at any Smith's store. (See story on Page 11.)

• 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.