Experience the first Harry Potter movie like you've never seen it before. We'll have an evening of snacks and props that will bring the movie to life. Receive a bag of goodies to use throughout the showing of the film. Make your own wand to take home. For more information, call 801-337-2670.
This four week course will teach participants how to make smart food choices and ways to lead an active lifestyle. Each week will present a new topic, such as meal planning, saving money at the grocery store, and the benefits of eating a proper diet. This fun and interactive program will be presented by a representative from the Utah State University Extension Program.
Bring your family, friends, and neighbors for two hours of action-packed Bingo excitement. Players of all ages are welcome and prizes will be given!
Much has been said and written about Ogden’s Historic 25th Street: prostitution, bootlegging, opium dens, and tunnels that connected it all. But how much is myth and how much is reality? Sarah Singh and Melissa Francis will explore answers to this question as they draw upon materials from the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections to discuss Ogden’s wild relationship with drugs, alcohol, and other vices.
Discover how chemical substances affect the mind and body. Jim Hutchins, a health sciences professor from Weber State University, will discuss how chemicals alter the brain causing individuals to see, think, and act differently than they normally would. Learn about the addiction process, how to identify people who may be struggling with addiction, and when to seek help. Don’t miss this chance to pose your toughest questions to an expert in the field.
Come see this thought provoking traveling exhibition produced by the National Library of Medicine and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. This six panel display explores the factors that have shaped the changing definitions of some of our most potent drugs, including tobacco, alcohol, opium, cocaine, and marijuana, from medicinal miracle to social menace.
It’s a new year and you’re ready to start losing weight! A registered dietitian from McKay Dee Nutrition Services will be on hand to talk about trendy diets, such as the Paleo, Atkins, and South Beach programs, compared with a common sense approach to healthy eating. Get inspired, ask questions, and discover the best diet plan for your lifestyle.
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, by William Kamkwamba
Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare?, by James Shapiro
Are you an avid bibliophile with an urgent need to devour stacks of mind blowing novels in a single sitting? Let the librarians at the Pleasant Valley Branch feed your passion. In the week preceding Valentine’s Day, visit a display of carefully chosen wrapped books available for check out. Take one home and discover a new favorite literary treasure.