Arts center honors Human Rights Day
BRIGHAM CITY -- The Fine Arts Center hosts a Human Rights Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Admission is free.
Children age 4 to 11, accompanied by an adult, are invited to the celebration. Stories relating to Human Rights Day, including a brief biography of Martin Luther King Jr., will be told from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; a different story starts every half-hour.
After listening to stories, participants may make their own mixed-media collage.
The Fine Arts Center is at 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. For more information, call 435-723-0740.
'Munch & March' kicks off Monday morning
OGDEN -- The annual "Martin Luther King Jr. Munch & March" starts at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Marshall White Center, 222 28th St.
The event gets under way with a pancake breakfast, followed by a march to the Ogden City Amphitheater, at 343 E. 25th St. Signs for the march will be provided.
The event, organized by the Ogden Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, in partnership with Weber State University's Center for Diversity and Unity, features music and speeches.
Speakers include Stanley Ellington, president of the Ogden Branch of the NAACP, and Betty Sawyer, past branch president. Lonald Wishom II, African-American senator at WSU, is also on the schedule.
There is a suggested donation of $5 for breakfast. For more information, call 801-626-7243.
USU speakers address struggle for civil rights
LOGAN -- Utah State University's Museum of Anthropology presents "Civil Rights: A New Perspective" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday as part of the ongoing "Saturdays at the Museum" program.
At 1 p.m., two guest speakers will discuss the struggle for civil rights. The speakers are Rachael Brighton, USU Multicultural Program coordinator, and Maure Smith-Benanti, the school's LGBTQA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning Allies) program coordinator. A question-and-answer period follows the presentation.
The USU Museum of Anthropology is in Room 252 of the historic Old Main building, on campus at 500 N. 700 East. Regular museum hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Admission is free.
For more information, call (435) 797-7545 or visit http://anthromuseum.usu.edu.