Monday, May 19
• Family Night on the Farm at Thanksgiving Point, from 6-8 p.m. at Farm Country. Tonight's theme: "Horsing Around." Cost: $3.50.
• Museum Mondays at the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, from 5-7 p.m. in the lobby. Tonight's theme: "King for a Day." Cost: $10/$8 children.
• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum at BYU, weekly live animal show featuring reptiles, 6:30 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m. Call 422-5052. Free.
Tuesday, May 20
• Local candidates running on the Democratic ticket will speak/answer questions at the Democratic Women's luncheon at noon at the Riverside Country Club, 2701 N. University Ave. Cost: $16. The lunch meeting is open to all interested community members. For further information contact Lou Ann Talcott at 489-9681.
• Screening: "You Can't Take it With You" 7 p.m., Harold B. Lee Library auditorium, Brigham Young University campus. Seating is limited. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free.
• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum at BYU, weekly live animal show featuring adaptations, 7:30 p.m. Call 422-5052. Free.
• Film Screening: Whole Wide World, 6:30 p.m., Orem Public Library, media auditorium, 51 N. State. Free.
Wednesday, May 21
• Getting Ahead program graduation, 7:30 p.m., Scenicview Center, 5485 North River Run Drive, Provo. Reception with light refreshments. All interested community members are invited. Sponsored by Community Action Services and Habitat for Humanity of Utah County.
• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum at BYU, weekly live animal show featuring Utah plants and animals, 7:30 p.m. Call 422-5052. Free.
• "The Miracle Worker" through May 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem. Cost: prices vary. Call 226-8600. (See review online: deseretnews.com).
• "Cinderella's Waltz Right Inn" through June 16, at 7:30 p.m. (Friday, Saturday and Monday) at the Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon. Cost: $6/$5 student, children, seniors/$25 family. Call 785-1186.
• Mahonri Stuart's "Swallow The Sun," May 16-17, 19, 23-24 at 7:30 p.m. with 2:30 p.m. matinees on May 17 and 24 at the Provo Theatre Company, 105 E. 100 North, Provo. A world premier on the early life of C.S. Lewis. Cost: $10/$8 students and seniors. Call 830-4553 or www.newplayproject.org/tickets.
• "The Mikado" by Gilbert & Sullivan," May 16-June 7 at 7:30 p.m. (Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays), Center Street Musical Theater, 177 W. Center, Provo Cost: $10/$8 children,$45/Monday night family. Dinner for $10 more. Call 373-4485.
• "Robin Hood, the Musical," May 26-31 at 7:30 p.m. at the Castle Amphitheatre in Provo. Presented by The Lockwood Repertory Company, featuring a pre-show by the King's Players. Cost: $9/$8 students/$7 for seniors and children. Tickets may be reserved by calling 801-372-1644 or reserve online at emersonsmith.org.
• "Esperanza Rising," May 30 -31, June 5-7, 11-13 at 7;30 p.m. in the Pardoe Theatre at BYU. Thursday matinees June 5, 7, 13 and 14 at 2 p.m. Cost: $12 ($5 off weeknights/$4 off weekends with BYU or student ID. Dress rehearsals May 28-29 and matinees $6. Call 422-4322.
• "Little Women," May 30 - June 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem. Cost: prices vary. Call 226-8600.
• Jon Schmidt with Brandie Frampton, first in Summer Concert Series designed to benefit Timpview Music Department, Timpview High School, 3570 N. 650 East, Provo, 7 p.m., May 17. Cost: $10 or $70 for full five concert series. Call 669-7373 or 368-5046 or 358-2023. See: www.timpviewband.com.
• A benefit concert for Camp Kesem BYU, a camp for kids whose parents have cancer, 7 p.m., May 17, Tahitian Noni International Visitor Center & Gardens, 333 W. River Woods Drive. Features: Debra Fotheringham, Bentley Murdock, and The Canyon View Jr. High Choir. Cost: $5 online: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/34208 or call 734-9313. Tickets also sold at the door.
• The Chauntenette Women's Chorus presents "A Kaleidoscope of Song," May 16 at 7 p.m., American Fork Tabernacle, 110 E. Main. Call 785-3029. Free.
• Nebo Philharmonic Orchestra: "COWBOY UP!" 7:30 p.m., May 17, American Leadership Academy, 1172 S. Del Monte, Spanish Fork. Cost: $5/$3 students, at the door.
• Broden and Jennifer Steed Pemberton Benefit Concert, May 17, 4-8 p.m. at the SilverLake Amphitheater, 7920 N. SilverLake Parkway, Eagle Mountain. Features Peter Breinholt and J. Marc Bailey. Proceeds go to the Pemberton family. Event includes activities, food and a silent auction. Cost: $10/$5 children. Call 616-3431.
• American Fork Children's Choir Spring Concert, May 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Historic City Hall, 31 N. Church Street. Free.
• The Little River Band May 26, 8 p.m. a the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre at 699 S. State in the middle of Orem's SCERA Park. Cost: $10/$8 for children (age 3-11), seniors (65+) and students (w/ID). Reserved seating areas range from $12/$10 for adults; $10/$15 for children, seniors and students. Call 801-225-2569 or online at www.scera.org.
• Death Cab for Cutie, May 26, 5 p.m., Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Cost: $30.50 ($7.25 processing) $35 the day of the event. Call 801-768-4900.
• Wasatch Winds Spring Concert, May 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the American Fork High School suditoirum, 510 N. 400 South. Cost: $3/$2students;$10 per family. Call 330-2186 or visit www.wasatchwinds.org.
• Jim Brickman in concert with Hilary Weeks, June 7 at 7 p.m. A part of the Summer Concert Series designed to benefit Timpview Music Department, Timpview High School, 3570 N. 650 East, Provo. Cost: $25. Call 669-7373 or 368-5046 or 358-2023. See: www.timpviewband.com.
• Kalai in concert with Libbie Linton, June 14 at 7 p.m. A Summer Concert Series designed to benefit Timpview Music Department, Timpview High School, 3570 N. 650 East, Provo. Cost: $15. Call 669-7373 or 368-5046 or 358-2023. See: www.timpviewband.com.
• Jericho Road in concert with One voice Children's Choir, June 21, at 7 p.m. A Summer Concert Series designed to benefit Timpview Music Department, Timpview High School, 3570 N. 650 East, Provo. Cost: $15. Call 669-7373 or 368-5046 or 358-2023. See: www.timpviewband.com.
• Ryan Shupe and the Rubber Band, with Good Morning Maxfield, June 28, at 7 p.m. A Summer Concert Series designed to benefit Timpview Music Department, Timpview High School, 3570 N. 650 East, Provo. Cost: $15. Call 669-7373 or 368-5046 or 358-2023. See: www.timpviewband.com.
Museums and exhibits:
• The Da Vinci Experience, an international traveling exhibit based on Leonardo da Vinci's paintings and inventions, at UVSC's Woodbury Art Museum at the University Mall now through Oct. 4. The exhibit features working mechanical models based on the drawings found in Leonardo Da Vinci's notebooks. Free entry is offered to teachers. Cost: $14/$11 seniors, $6 students, active military and family. Family group rates available. Children 5-under free. The museum is on the second floor of the University Mall in Orem in the southeast corner. Open Monday from 12-9 p.m. and Tuesday-Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Open Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• His and Hers Exhibit through May 30 at the Terra Nova Gallery, 41 W. 300 North, Provo. Featuring the art of husband and wife artists. Hours: Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Other times by appointment. Call 374-0016 or visit www. TerraNovaGallery.com.
• Minerva Teichert "Pageants in Paint" exhibit, BYU Museum of Art, Provo campus, through May 26, 2008. Call 422-1140 to schedule a tour, must be arranged at least a week in advance. Family-oriented tours on Monday evenings. 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: " TARGET="_blank">www.hutchingsmuseum.org. Call 768-7180. Free.
• "Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting" exhibit featuring 84 paintings and drawings by the artist, through July 27. Also "84th Annual Spring Salon" through July 6. 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.
• Thrillionaires Improv Theater, every Saturday at 8 p.m., Cheap Thrills presented by the workshop performance group every Tuesday at the Covey Center for the Arts Little Theater, 425 W. Center, Provo. Cost: $10. See: www.coveycenter.org or call 852-7007.
• Wiseguys Comedy Cafe, corner of Geneva Road and University Parkway behind the Chevron station. Shows every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. This week featuring comedy hypnosis. Cost: $10. 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.