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TobyMac will bring his “Hits Deep” tour to the Vivint Arena on Feb. 3.

MUSIC/DANCE

Utah Opera Resident Artists, Feb. 2, 7 p.m., Alpine Church, 254 W. 2675 North, Layton, free (801-546-8575 or davisarts.org)

Barbara Barrington-Jones Ballet West Academy: "Spring Concert," Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 2 p.m., Covey Center, 420 W. Center, Provo, $15 (coveycenter.org)

"Make Me a Song," Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 2 p.m., Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $11-$13, free for WSU students with ID (801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com)

Mozart and Haydn, Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $15-$88 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

"Strata," Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $35 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

The Drifters, Feb. 2-3, 8 p.m.; Feb. 4, 6 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $29-$55 (435-649-9371 or egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

TobyMac "Hits Deep" tour with Danny Gokey, Feb. 3, 7 p.m., Vivint Arena, 301 W. South Temple, $15-$69 (801-325-7528 or vivintarena.com)

Samba Queen 2018, Feb. 3, 8 p.m., Pierpont Place, 163 W. Pierpont Ave., $20-$25, for ages 16 and older (samafogo.com)

Monika Jalili: "Parisian Songs of Hope and Love," Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Morning Star Native American Dance, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave., free (provolibrary.com)

Michael Chipman and Melinda Kirigin-Voss, Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

The Killers, Feb. 6, doors open at 6 p.m., Vivint Arena, 301 W. South Temple, $42-$92 (801-325-7528 or vivintarena.com)

Wind Ensemble, Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $12.50 for general, free for U. students with ID, $6.50 for other students, U. staff and seniors (801-851-6762 or music.utah.edu)

Winter Choirfest, Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, $7-$11 (801-422-2981 or arts.byu.edu)

Chamber Music Society of Salt Lake City: Doric String Quartet, Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $33.50 for general, free for U. students with ID, $13.50 for other students, $18.50 for U. staff and seniors (801-851-6762 or music.utah.edu)

"Dance Out of Glass," Feb. 8 and 10, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 10, 2 p.m., Sorensen Center, UVU, Orem, $12 for general, $8 for students, children ages 12-18 and seniors (801-863-8610 or uvu.edu/arts)

Joshy Soul and the Cool, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Spring Choral Showcase, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 65 E. 500 North, Orem, $10 for general, $5 for students and children ages 12-18 (801-863-8610 or uvu.edu/arts)

"A Tribute to David Maslanka," Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $10 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

Utah Philharmonia, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $12.50 for general, free for U. students with ID, $6.50 for other students, U. staff and seniors (801-851-6762 or music.utah.edu)

Howard Jones, Feb. 8-10, 8 p.m.; Feb. 11, 6 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, sold out, call for details (435-649-9371 or egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

GETTING OUT

Salt Lake Mardi Gras Gala 2018, Feb. 2, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free, tickets required, for adults ages 18 and older (viridiancenter.org)

Glow Yoga to the Beatles, Feb. 2-3, 8 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $20 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

The HistoryMakers program, Feb. 3, 2 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free, space is limited (slcolibrary.org/specialevents)

Days of '47: "Lewis Feild Bulls and Broncs," Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m., Maverik Center, 3200 Decker Lake Drive, West Valley, $12-$45 (801-988-8800 or maverikcenter.com)

"Wild Horses or Wolves" presentation, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-363-0898)

"Date Your Mate," Feb. 9, 6 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free, $12-$20 (385-468-4820 or extension.usu.edu/saltlake)

Midway Ice Castles, Homestead Resort, Midway, Monday-Thursday, 5:30-9 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 5:30-10 p.m., $9.95-$19 (866-435-2850 or icecastles.com/midway)

Rio Grande Winter Market, Saturdays through April 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Rio Grande Depot, 300 S. Rio Grande St., free (slcfarmersmarket.org)

American folk dance lessons, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Glendale Library, 1375 S. Concord St., free (801-414-4723)

Ballet West Academy ballet classes, dates and times vary, Trolley Square campus, 600 S. 650 East; Ballet Centre downtown campus, 52 W. 200 South; Park City campus, 6554 Creekside Lane, Park City; Thanksgiving Point campus, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors (balletwestacademy.org)

THEATER

OPENING PRODUCTIONS

“Annie,” Feb. 2-24, dates and times vary, Draper Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, Draper, $12-$15 for adults, $10-$12 for seniors, students and military, $8-$10 for children ages 12 and younger (801-572-4144 or drapertheatre.org)

“The Envelope,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 2 p.m., Pioneer Theatre Company, 300 S. 1400 East, $10, children ages 5 and younger not admitted (801-581-6961 or pioneertheatre.org)

"The Fever," Feb. 2-3, 5 and 8 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, $22-$25 (801-422-2981 or arts.byu.edu)

“The Great God Pan,” Feb. 2-10, dates and times vary, Chase Fine Arts Center, USU, Logan, $13 for adults, $10 for youths ages 6-17 and seniors, $8 for USU staff, free for USU students with ID, children under age 6 not admitted (cca.usu.edu/theatre)

“I and You,” Feb. 2-17, dates and times vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $20; for mature audiences only, according to artsaltlake.org (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

“Jumpers,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m., Noorda Regional Theatre, UVU, Orem, $14 for general, $10 for students and seniors (801-863-4636 or uvu.edu/arts)

“The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” Feb. 5-17, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $40 for adults, $20 for youths ages 5-17, children under age 5 not permitted (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

“HIR,” Feb. 7-March 11, dates and times vary, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $24-$38 for general, $18 for adults ages 30 and younger with ID, $15 for students with ID, excluding opening night (801-363-7522 or saltlakeactingcompany.org)

Open Mic Theatre, Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Bright Building, 33 W. 400 South, $3 for general, $2 for readers, $1 for playwrights (utahnewworkstheatreproject.org)

“The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940,” Feb. 8-24, dates and times vary, The Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State, $10-$20 (801-957-3322 or grandtheatrecompany.com)

“Lyrics from Love Songs for Valentine’s Day,” Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m., Olpin Student Union, Little Theater, U., free (babcockreaders.com)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

“Dear Ruth,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, $18-$24 for adults, $14-$18 for children ages 4-11 (801-226-8600 or haletheater.org)

“Don’t Drink the Water,” Feb. 2-3, 7 p.m., CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $15, children under age 3 not admitted (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“To Kill a Mockingbird,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m., CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $19.50-$27 for adults, $17.50-$25.50 for seniors and students, children under age 3 not admitted (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“The Scarlet Pimpernel,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 1:30 p.m., Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $20-$23 (435-752-0026 or cachearts.org)

“You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown,” Feb. 2-3, 7:30 p.m., Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna, $10 (801-347-7373 or empresstheatre.com)

“Forever Plaid," through Feb. 10, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $12-$14 for adults, $11-$13 for students and seniors, $9-$11 for children ages 12 and younger (801-393-0070 or terraceplayhouse.com)

“Pride and Prejudice,” through Feb. 10, Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, Box Elder County, $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and children under age 13; children under 4 not permitted (435-723-8392 or heritagetheatreutah.com)

“The Big Five-Oh," through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Brigham’s Playhouse, 25 N. 300 West, Washington, $23 for adults, $21 for seniors, $17 for children and students ages 5-17, children under age 5 not admitted (435-251-8000 or brighamsplayhouse.com)

“Busytown the Musical,” through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $16 (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

“Cash on Delivery," through March 17, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $40 for adults, $20 for youths ages 5-17, children under age 5 not permitted (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

“Charlie’s Aunt,” through Feb. 24, dates and times vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $16 for adults, $12 for students, seniors and military, $10 for children ages 2-12 (801-355-4628 or theobt.org)

“Pirates of the Scaribbean," through March 17, dates and times vary, Desert Star, 4861 S. State, Murray, $28.95 for adults, $14.95-$18.95 for children under age 11 (801-266-2600 or desertstar.biz)

SPECIAL MOVIE SCREENINGS

Black LGBTQ Shorts Program, Feb. 8, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

Bolshoi Ballet: "The Lady of the Camellias," Feb. 4, 12:55 p.m., Century 16 Union Heights, 7670 Union Park Ave., Midvale; and Sugarhouse Cinemark, 2227 Highland Dr., $15-$17 (cinemark.com)

"Cardcaptor Sakura: The Sealed Card," Feb. 3-4, times vary, select Megaplex Theatres, $10-$12 (801-304-4577 or megaplextheatres.com)

"Emma," Feb. 3, 4 p.m., Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City, (435-615-5600 or parkcitylibrary.org)

"Groundhog Day," Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org); Feb. 2, 9 and 11 p.m., Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, $10 (801-321-0310 or saltlakefilmsociety.org); and Feb. 5, 10 p.m., Brewvies, 677 S. 200 West, free (801-322-3891 or brewvies.com)

“Humble Politician Nograj,” Feb. 2, 8 p.m.; Feb. 3, 6 p.m.; Feb. 4, 12:55 p.m., Movies 9, 9539 S. 700 East, Sandy, $6-$10 (cinemark.com)

"The Kid Brother," Feb. 8-9, 7:30 p.m., Organ Loft, 3331 Edison St., $5-$6 (801-485-9265 or edisonstreetevents.com)

"Mr. Frog," Feb. 3, 11 a.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South; and Feb. 5, 4:30 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

"My Big Fat Greek Wedding," Feb. 6, 10 a.m., SCERA, 745 S. State, Orem, $2 (scera.org)

"The Princess and the Frog," Feb. 7, 11:30 a.m., Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, Taylorsville, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

"The Rape of Recy Taylor," Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

"A Silent Voice," Feb. 2, 4:40 p.m., The Gateway, 165 S. Rio Grande St., $6.75-$7; and Feb. 2, 6 p.m., Jordan Commons, 9335 S. State, $15 (801-304-4577 or megaplextheatres.com)

"Singin' in the Rain," Feb. 5, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org)

"Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities," Feb. 6, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

“Wings of Desire,” Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, free (801-321-0310 or saltlakefilmsociety.org)

BOOK SIGNINGS

Barnes and Noble, 7157 Plaza Center Drive, West Jordan, Frank L. Cole, author of “The Eternity Elixir,” Feb. 3, 1 p.m. (801-282-1324 or barnesandnoble.com)

The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Breeana Shields, author of “Poison’s Cage,” Feb. 2, 7 p.m.; and Lisa McMann, author of “Dragon Bones,” Feb. 7, 7 p.m. (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., Provo, Kenneth Wright and Sarah Jane Wright, author and illustrator of “Lola Dutch,” Feb. 3, 2 p.m. (provolibrary.com/authorlink)

FOOD CLASSES

John and Jennie’s Bosch Kitchen Center, 6239 Highland Drive, will offer the following cooking class: “Homemade Fresh Pasta,” Feb. 6, noon, free, call to register (801-272-9922 or jandjkitchen.com)

ART GALLERIES AND CLASSES

OPENING EXHIBITIONS

American Fork Library, 64 S. 100 East, American Fork, art by Barbara Stucki, opening reception Feb. 5; on display through Feb. 28 (801-763-3070)

Anderson-Foothill Library, 1135 S. 2100 East, custom stained glass by Peter Ruplinger, opening reception Feb. 8, 7 p.m.; on display Feb. 8-March 15 (801-594-8611)

Anthony’s Fine Art and Antiques, 401 E. 200 South, “Samson,” by Norman Rockwell, through Feb. 10 (801-328-2231)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, BYU, Provo, “Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light,” by Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Class, Queens, New York; on display Feb. 2-May 5 (801-422-8287)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, 2018 Utah Children’s Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Exhibit, opening reception Feb. 6, 7 p.m.; on display through March 2 (801-524-8200)

Wagner Jewish Community Center, 2 N. Medical Drive, art by Arash Rahimi, opening reception Feb. 1, 7 p.m., on display through Feb. 28 (801-581-0098)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS IN SALT LAKE COUNTY

Art at the Main, 210 E. 400 South, “Heat,” by Christine Kende, through Feb. 10 (801-363-4088)

Art Access Gallery, 230 S. 500 West, No. 125, “Truth and Consequences,” by various artists and “Silent Scream,” by Heydar Rasoulpour, through Feb. 9 (801-328-0703)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, “Spring and All,” by Andrew Alba, through Feb. 28 (801-594-8623)

Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts, Liberty Park, 600 E. 900 South, “Current,” Pacific Island art by various artists, through Feb. 9 (801-533-5760)

Church History Museum, 45 N. West Temple, “Joseph Paul Vorst: A Retrospective,” through April 15 (801-240-3310)

Corinne and Jack Sweet Library, 455 E. F St., “Vivid Image-ination,” by Miroslava K. Vomela, through Feb. 24 (801-594-8651)

Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, “Our Native Color,” by Lawrence Magana, through Feb. 17 (801-594-8632)

George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Gallery, SLCC South City Campus, 1575 S. State, “Faces of Change," through Feb. 5 (801-957-4073)

Glass House, 3910 S. Highland Drive, Millcreek, art by Laura Hendricks, through Feb. 28 (801-666-8968)

Horne Fine Art, 142 E. 800 South, art by Karen Horne, Phyllis Horne and Ryan Cannon, through Feb. 10 (801-910-2088)

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, “Fire Paintings and Macro-Galleries,” by Leslie Randolph, through Feb. 16; and “Sounds of Silk: Instruments and Textiles from Silk Road Culture,” through March 27 (801-594-8680)

Modern West Fine Art, 177 E. 200 South, “Toward Home,” by Nathan Florence, through March 10 (801-355-3383)

Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, “Fiber Art,” by Lucy Peterson Watkins, through Feb. 25 (801-585-0556)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, “A Risk Taker,” by Tim Peterson, through Feb. 18; “Fragmentation and Language,” by Simon Blundell and art by Rebecca Pyle, through Feb. 23; “Icons,” by Chauncey Secrist, through March 6 (801-524-8200)

Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, “Bob Hope: An American Treasure,” a World Golf Hall of Fame Exhibit, through April 28 (801-965-5100)

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, “Dream: Egyptian Theatre YouTheatre,” through May 19 (801-328-4201)

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah, South Campus Drive, “Go West: Art of the American Frontier,” art from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, through March 11, $18.95 for adults, $15.95 for youths ages 6-18 and seniors, free for members, U. students and staff; “Permadeath,” by Justin Watson, through March 3; “Monument,” by Eric Overton, through March 17; “Homebodies, Away Teams,” by Earl Gravy, through May 12; “Exorcising America,” by Merritt Johnson, through May 12; “Salt 13,” by Katie Paterson, through May 20; “Desire Lines,” by various artists, through May 26; and art by Spencer Finch, through July (801-581-7332)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS OUTSIDE SALT LAKE COUNTY

Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 N. Main, Bountiful, “All Those Who Wander: Exploring the World by Lens,” by Parker Cross, Jackson Hendry, Kent Miles, Carl Oelerich, Josh Ruchty and Jon Bouwhuis, through Feb. 23 (801-295-3618)

Brigham City Museum of Art and History, 24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, Vintage Quilt Exhibition, through April 13 (435-226-1439)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, BYU, Provo, “We Revolve Ceaseless,” by Aundrea Frahm, through April 14; and “Other Worlds,” by M.C. Escher, through May 19 (801-422-8287)

Mountain Place Gallery, 123 N. Main, Logan, “Mt. Logan Winter,” by Russ Fjeldsted, through Feb. 28 (435-752-0211)

Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City, Summit County Traveling Art Exhibit and art by Heather Stamenov, through Feb. 25 (801-615-5600)

Peteetneet Gallery, 10 S. 600 East, Payson, art by Krystal Cooper Meldrum, through Feb. 24 (801-310-3995)

Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave., Provo, “Wizards of Pop,” by Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart, through March 27 (801-852-6650)

Red Cliff Gallery, 220 N. 200 East, St. George, “Winter Blues,” by the Southern Utah Art Guild, through Feb. 7 (southernutahartguild.com)

Shaw Gallery, WSU, 3964 W. Campus Drive, Ogden, Annual Student Art Exhibition 2018, through Feb. 10 (801-626-6420)

Snow College Art Gallery, 150 College Ave., Ephraim, art by Graft, through March 3 (435-283-7000)

Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville, “Wit and Whimsy: Off the deep end,” by local artists, through May 19; and “Round Up: Icons of the American West,” by various artists, through June 19, 2021 (801-489-2727)

Woodbury Art Museum, 575 E. University Parkway No. 250, Orem, “The Metamorphosis of a Hive: The Exploration of Cultural Change,” by artists from The Boxcar Studio and Gallery Community, through March 3 (801-863-4200)

ART CLASSES

Shaw Gallery, WSU, 3964 W. Campus Drive, Ogden, “Snow Days,” Feb. 3, 10 a.m.-noon, free (801-626-6420 or weber.edu/cahcalendar)

Anthony’s Fine Art and Antiques, 401 E. 200 South, “Priceless Prints and Reproductions Fine Art for the Masses from Rembrandt to Hirst,” Feb. 6, 5:30-7 p.m., free (801-328-2231 or artisticarsenals.com)

Utah Museum of Fine Art, 410 Campus Center Drive, “Greg Hinton: Out West with Buffalo Bill,” Feb. 8, 7 p.m., free (801-581-7332 or umfa.utah.edu)

Beaux-Arts Academy, 1082 E. 930 South, Provo, “Priceless Prints and Reproductions Fine Art for the Masses from Rembrandt to Hirst,” Feb. 8, 4-6 p.m., free (801-328-2231 or artisticarsenals.com)

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

“Elements/Elementos” Family Dance Workshop and Performance Package, Feb. 2, 3-4 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South; and Feb. 3, 1 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $10 (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“The Merchant of Venice,” Feb. 2, 7 p.m.; Feb. 3, 2 p.m., Bullen Center, 43 S. Main, Logan, $6 for adults, $3 for youths ages 5-18 (435-752-0026 or cachearts.org)

Take Your Child to the Library Day, Feb. 3, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., all Salt Lake County Libraries, free (slcolibrary.org)

“Elements/Elementos,” Feb. 3, 1 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $10 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

“Little Chicks” preschool class, weekly, week of Feb. 5-week of March 12, Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, $20 per class, $100 for full series, register online, space is limited, parent/guardian must attend with child (801-596-8500 or tracyaviary.org)

“Little Red,” Feb. 5-23, dates and times vary, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 3-11 and seniors (801-225-2787 or scera.org)

“Wild Wednesdays: Rascally Rodents,” Feb. 7, 3:45-4:15 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for children ages 2-11, free for members (801-621-7595 or ogdennaturecenter.org)

“Romeo y Julieta,” Feb. 7-17, dates and times vary, Harris Fine Arts Center, Nilke Theatre, BYU, Provo, $5-$8 (801-422-2981 or arts.byu.edu)

Preschool Puppet Storytime, Feb. 9, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $1-$2 per child for craft (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

CPK Pizza Party, Feb. 9, 11 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $9.50 for general, $7 for seniors, free for members and children under age 2, register at front desk, space is limited (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

Open House for Public Officials with HawkWatch International, Feb. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $9.50 for general, $7 for seniors, free for members and children under age 2 (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

Ring Around the Rose: Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation, Feb. 10, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $5 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

“Busytown the Musical,” through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $16 (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

LIBRARIES

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, preschool dance party, Feb. 2, 11 a.m. (801-594-8680)

Kearns Library, 5350 S. 4220 West, Kearns, “Love a Shelter Pet” with Salt Lake Animal Services, Jan. 2, 1 p.m.; family friendly Mardi Gras, Feb. 2, 6 p.m.; and game day for teens, Feb. 3, 3 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Corinne and Jack Sweet Library, 455 F Street, a free screening of “Pacific Rim” for teens, Feb. 2, 4 p.m. (801-594-8651)

Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, “STEAM Fridays: Circuit Valentine,” Feb. 2, 4 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Riverton Library, 12877 S. 1830 West, Riverton, read to a dog, Feb. 3, 10:30 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Ruth Vine Tyler Library, 8041 S. Wood Street, Midvale, read to a dog, Feb. 3, 11 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, “Life is Strange” group video game playthrough for teens ages 14-17, begins Feb. 3, noon, registration required, space is limited (801-594-8632)

Anderson-Foothill Library, 1135 S. 2100 East, read with a dog, Feb. 3, 1 p.m.; and “Scientific Saturdays: Build a Hovercraft,” Feb. 3, 2 p.m. (801-594-8611)

Millcreek Library, 2266 E. Evergreen Ave., East Millcreek, “Diagon Alley,” Feb. 3, 1 p.m.; and read to a dog, Feb. 3, 3 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Hunter Library, 4740 W. 4100 South, West Valley City, virtual gaming for teens, Feb. 3, 2 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Magna Library, 2675 S. 8950 West, The Amazing Adam, Feb. 3, 2:30 p.m. (801-943-4636)

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, will host auditions for “Sister Act,” Feb. 7, 6:30-10 p.m. All roles are available. Auditioners ages 16 and older should be prepared to perform 16 bars of an upbeat, contemporary musical theater piece. An accompanist or iPod playback will be available. Callbacks for Feb. 10 will be by invitation only, and will include a dance audition. Rehearsals will begin the week of Feb. 12 and performances will be April 13-May 5. Auditioners can sign up for an audition time and submit an audition form online under the stage tab at scera.org. Auditioners may bring a resume and headshot to the audition. Visit scera.org for more information.

Sandy Arts Guild will host auditions for “Shrek The Musical, Jr.,” Feb. 17, 9 a.m.-noon and Feb. 21, 5:30-9 p.m. Children in grades one through 12 are invited to audition, according to a news release. Auditioners should be prepared to sing 32 bars of an up-tempo musical theater piece. An accompanist will be available, please bring sheet music. All auditioners should also bring a list of scheduling conflicts from Feb. 24-April 28 as well as a resume and headshot. Auditions will be at Mount Jordan Middle School, 9360 S. 300 East, Sandy. Reservations are recommended but not required. There is a $20 fee for cast fee, and parents of youths cast in the show are required to serve on a committee and help at rehearsals and performances. An “Audition Prep Workshop” will be Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. at the school. Visit sandy.utah.gov to reserve an audition time, download an audition form and find character descriptions and audition tips. Questions can also be sent to kmarsden@sandy.utah.gov.

NSL Live, North Salt Lake’s Park’s Trails, Arts and Recreation Advisory Board, recently announced that it is forming a community choir called North Salt Lake Master Chorus. Participation is open to residents of North Salt Lake and surrounding communities, according to a news release. There will be no required auditions and no fees. All ages and experience are welcome. Brett Levitre will serve as conductor. Levitre is also looking for a pianist to accompany the choir on a volunteer basis. Rehearsal will take place at the City Hall Council Chambers, 10 E. Center, North Salt Lake. Visit nslmasterchorus.org for more information.

Caffè Niche, 779 E. 300 South, is accepting reservations for Valentine’s Day. A four-course dinner menu will be offered that day from 5-9 p.m. The restaurant will also be open for brunch that day from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Chef Andy Morrison’s holiday dinner will include black bean pupusa and an option of salmon bisque or avocado wedge. The main course selections will be a bacon burger, ginger herb seafood risotto, mac and cheese with artichokes or pretzel crusted chicken. For dessert, selections include tiramisu cake pops or strawberry shortcake. Call 801-433-3380 or visit caffeniche.com to make a reservation.

Current Fish & Oyster, 279 E. 300 South, is accepting reservations for Valentine’s Day. The special dinner will be 4-10 p.m. and includes a three-course dinner for $65. Lunch will also be offered that day from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Chef Alan Brine’s menu for dinner will include a selection of fish stew, apple and fennel salad, burrata, grilled calamari or crab cakes for the first course. The second course will include offerings such as lobster tail, sea scallops, salmon, cauliflower or short rib. For dessert, pastry chef Amber Billingsly will offer yuzu posset, chocolate torte or pavlova. Reservations are required. Call 801-326-3474 or visit currentfishandoyster.com for more information.

Marie Callender’s Restaurant and Bakery, with Utah locations in Layton and Salt Lake City, will celebrate National Pie Day with a whole pie-to-go sale through Feb. 28 with pies $8.99, plus tin. Pie sale includes more than 30 varieties of pies. The sale excludes cheesecakes, seasonal fresh fruit pies and promotional pies. Visit mariecallenders.com for more information.

Oasis Cafe, 151 S. 500 East, will feature a special three-course meal through Feb. 4. Chef Efren Benitez’s three-course meal will include a choice of soup or salad, a soy sauce-infused escolar over mascarpone, polenta with sauteed green beans and a saffron poached pear with vanilla ice cream for dessert. Reservations are suggested. Oasis Cafe will also offer a four-course $50 menu for Valentine’s Day from 5-9 p.m. The restaurant will also be open that day for brunch starting at 8 a.m. and lunch from 2:30-5 p.m. Call 801-322-0404 or visit oasiscafeslc.com for more information.

Stanza Italian Bistro, 454 E. 300 South, is offering a three-course express business lunch for $15 this winter. Chef Jonathan LeBlanc will offer seasonally available ingredients with a goal to provide start-to-finish lunches in 45 minutes, according to a news release. Diners have an option of soup or caesar salad with a choice of sandwich, a pasta option and dessert. The three-course express business lunch will be offered Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Stanza will also celebrate Valentine’s Day with a four-course dinner for $65 on Feb. 14, 5-10 p.m., which will continue through Feb. 18. The first course selections will include crab bisque, melanzane alla parmigiana or port and beef polpette. The second-course menu will feature lobster ravioli or porchetta and the third course will include a choice of Wagyu ribeye fillet or seared scallops. Pastry chef Amber Billingsly will provide a choice of chocolate and cheese board, tiramisu or Venetian almond cake. Reservations are recommended by phone at 801-746-4441 or by visiting stanzaslc.com/reservations.

Veneto Ristorante Italiano, 370 E. 900 South, Sugar House, is accepting reservations for Valentine’s Day. Call 801-359-0708 or visit venetoslc.com for additional information.

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