Sunday, June 22

• Provo's Summer Band Series from 7-8 p.m. at North Park, 500 N. 500 West, featuring the Utah Premiere Brass. Free.

Monday, June 23

• The Blue Sky Concert Series at Provo's Pioneer Park, 500 W. Center, featuring Celtic Harpistry. Concert is from 7-8 p.m. Free.

• Concerts at the American Fork Amphitheater, 851 E. 700 North at 7 p.m., featuring Fire on the Mountain and Bryant Bunnell. Call 756-1508. Free.

• Jamming at Pioneer Village every Monday night from 7-8 p.m. throughout the summer, Provo's North Park on 500 West between 500-700 North. Bring your instrument. Free.

• Story Camp Performance at 7 p.m. in the storytelling wing of the Orem Public Library, 58 N. State. Orem's newest and youngest up-and-coming youth storytellers will share their best yarns and stories in this special performance. Call 229-7391. Free.

• Family Night on the Farm, 6-8 p.m. at Farm Country at Thanksgiving Point. Tonight's topic: "Three Blind Mice." Cost: $3.50. Call 592-91920.

• Muesum Mondays, 5-7 p.m. at the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Tonight's topic: "Pirate Night" Cost: $10/$8 children. Call 766-5013.

• Peteetneet Quilt Show begins today through July 3. Free demonstrations each hour on the hour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Other classes and presentations through the day at the Peteetneet Museum, 10 S. 600 East, Payson. Call 465-9892.

• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, 645 E. 1430 North, celebrates its 30th Anniversary with weekly live animal shows. Tonight's show: reptiles at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Call 433-5052. Free.

Tuesday, June 24

• Film Screening: "Castle in the Sky, " (1986), at 6:30 p.m., media auditorium, Orem Public Library, 54 N. State. The animated classic about an orphan caught up in an adventure. Pazu and Sheeta must fly above the clouds in order to find the legendary floating city of Laputa. Call 229-7391. Free.

• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, 645 E. 1430 North, celebrates its 30th Anniversary with weekly live animal shows. Tonight's show: adaptations at 7:30 p.m. Call 422-5052. Free.

Wednesday, June 25

• Shakespeare for Kids at 4 p.m. at the Orem Public Library, 58 N. State. Becky and Joel Wallin present "MacBeth." Children learn a new Shakespeare play each week in this interactive theater. For ages 6-up. Free.

• LDS Romantic Fiction author Anita Stansfield will present a free public program at 7 p.m. at the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., in the Bullock Room on the 3rd floor. Free.

• Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, 645 E. 1430 North, celebrates its 30th Anniversary with weekly live animal shows. Tonight's show: Utah Plants and Animals at 7:30 p.m. Call 422-5052. Free.

Stage shows:

• "Little Women" through June 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem. Cost: prices vary. Call 226-8600.

• "Never Kiss On A Park Bench," through July 26 at 7:30 p.m. (Friday, Saturday and Monday), Valley Center Playshouse, 780 N. 200 East. Lindon. Cost: $6/$5 students, children, seniors/$25 family. Call 785-1186.

• "Footloose: The Musical," July 5-19 at 8 p.m., SCERA Shell Outdoor Theater, 699 S. State, Orem. Cost: $10/$12/$14; $8/$10/$12 for children, seniors and students. Buy at the SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Call 225-2569.

• "Les Miserables the School Edition," through July 19 (Fridays, Saturdays & Mondays) at 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. matinees July 12, 19 at Center Street Musical Theatre, 177 West Center, Provo. Tickets: $10/$8 seniors, students, children. Monday Night Family Pass/$45. Dinner:$10 more. Call 373-4485.


• Jordin Sparks, June 25 at 8 p.m. at the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theater, 699 S. State, Orem. Cost: $15 general admission (all reserved seating sold out). Tickets may be purchased at the SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Call 225-2569.

• 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:

• Nathan Osmond and Guests, in concert July 5 at 8 p.m. at the Crandall Historical Printing Museum Colonial Days, 275 E. Center, Provo. Free.

Museums and exhibits:

• "Turning Point: The Demise of Modernism and the Rebirth of Meaning in American Art" at the Brigham Young University Museum of Art July through Jan. 3 will explore how two groups of American artists in the late 1960s rebelled against Modernist abstraction by creating artworks that directly challenged Modernism's theoretical tenets. The Museum of Art is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. The museum is closed on Sunday. For more information about the museum, visitors can call 801-422-8287 or visit Free.

• Artists Lily Havey's "A Child of the Camps" at the Orem Public Library, 58 N. State. Havey shares her experiences as a Japanese-American child living in the Amache Internment Camp. The exhibit runs through June 27. Free.

• Uncommon Ground exhibit through July 25 at the Terra Nova Gallery, 41 W. 300 North, Provo. Open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Other times by appointment. Call 374-0016. Free.

• The Da Vinci Experience 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. Cost: $14/$11 seniors, $6 students, active military and family. Family group rates available. Children 5-under free. 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.

• The Pioneer Village and Museum, 500 W. 700 North. Open through Labor Day Mondays from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday from 4-7:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 1-5 p.m. Contributions accepted. See: or call 377-8294 for the village, 852-6609 for the museum. 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"> 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-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday from 3-6 p.m. 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.

Comedy clubs:

• 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: 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: for more information.