Check out Red Butte Garden's Horticulture Spotlight Lecture Series, each month from now to September. Lectures are free but registration is encouraged. For more information, go to redbuttegarden.org.
The J. Willard Marriott Library, in partnership with the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is hosting Vesalius: Celebrating 500 Years of Innovation. Go to lib.utah.edu for more information.
Tickets are now available for the 2014 Utah Shakespeare Festival. The festival will feature eight plays running from now to October 18. For more information, go to bard.org.
The Jordan Family Education Center provides a variety of services and classes dealing with most aspects of family life. Classes are offered free of charge. For more information, call (801) 565-7442.
Revel in mystery, comedy, and romance this Fall at the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Fall programs start Sept. 17 and run through Oct. 18. For tickets and scheduling, go to bard.org.
Utah Valley University is hosting the Utah Women's Leadership Speaker & Dialogue Series. RSVP today for the first lecture, The Confidence Crisis for Girls and Women. For more information, go to uvu.edu/uwlp.
KUED is hosting the 7th hole at the Inclusion Center for Community and Justice 11th Annual Inclusion Open golf tournament. This tournament helps raise funds for youth programs throughout the year. Sign up today at inclusioncenter.org.
Join for the Utah Division of State History for the sixty-second annual Utah State History Conference. This year's theme is Utah Technology Through Time. For more information, go to history.utah.gov.
Register for The Inclusion Open today. This golf fundraiser supports programs for The Inclusion Center for Community and Justice. For information and registration, go to inclusioncenter.org.
The Utah Renaissance Faire is a world-class event with jousting, artisan villages, music, theater, and more. For more information on tickets and events, go to utahrenaissancefaire.com.
Back by popular demand, Odyssey Dance Theatre will preform THRILLER at the Egyptian Theatre. For tickets and information, go to odysseydance.com.
Utah State University Extension will hold another Utah Prepare Conference and Expo as part of National Preparedness Month. More information can be found at utahprepare.org.
Put on your fanciest feathers and grab a friend for Tracy Aviary's Funky Feather Run. Participants can run a 3k or 7k through Tracy Aviary and Liberty Park. To sign up, go to tracyaviary.org.
Visit Body Worlds and the Cycle of Life exhibit at The Leonardo starting September 27. This is the latest exhibition from Body Worlds that celebrates the wonders of the body in childhood, adulthood and across the arc of aging. For tickets and information, go to theleonardo.org.
The Give Me a Chance project provides support for low-income women by helping them refine their skills and learn basic business practices. Join them for their "A Stitch in Time" fundraiser. Learn more at gmacutah.org.
Lifelong Learning is offering a variety of courses in October. Learn about photography, screenwriting, fermenting foods, and more. For more information and to register for courses, go to lifelong.utah.edu.
Learn how animals and plants adapt to the changing environment of Fall at the Ogden Nature Center's Wild Wednesdays. For information on tickets, go to ogdennaturecenter.org.
Join KUED and Sundance for free community film screenings of FREEDOM SUMMER and Q&A with film producer Cyndee Readdean. Events will be held in St. George and Cedar City. For more information, go to kued.org/sundance.
Utah Shakespeare Festival company members will be hosting a musical benefit concert to raise funds for the local food bank. For more information, call (435) 867-0603.
Winos for Rhinos is a unique conservation fundraiser that pairs wine, art and wildlife photography. Early bird special registration is available through August 15. For more information, visit hoglezoo.org/rhinos.
Chamber Orchestra Ogden is celebrating October as Arts and Humanities Month with opening its 2014-15 season on October 4. For tickets, visit chamberorchestraogden.org.
The Utah Council for Crime Prevention is hosting a special evening to honor Gail Miler as the first honoree for Utah's Champions for Children Hall of Fame. Tickets and tables are available for this event. For more information, call 801-486-8691.
Needs Beyond Medicine is hosting their annual fundraiser canSURVIVE this November so they can continue to make a difference in the lives of cancer survivors. For more information and to buy tickets, go to cansurvive.org.