Sanpete County Happenings


Thursday, March 8

Choral concert—“Amazing Grace: Songs of Love and Faith” will feature choral ensembles from Snow College, Eastern Arizona College and Gunnison Valley High School. The ensembles will perform separately and then combine in the finale. Audience tickets are limited. Suggested donation is $3/person. Tickets can be bought beforehand at Rasmussen’s ACE Hardware or G.I.C. in Gunnison, Sanpete Messenger office in Manti, Kopy Katz printing in Ephraim or Burns Saddlery in Salina. The concert starts at 7 p.m. at Casino Star Theatre, 78 S. Main Street, Gunnison.


Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10

SoftballThe Lady Badger women’s softball team of Snow College will face off against College of Southern Idaho in two games: Friday at 1 p.m. and Saturday at 12 p.m. Both games will be in the softball complex at the main campus in Ephraim.


Saturday, March 10

Vaccination clinic—Moroni City is holding an animal vaccination clinic from 10 a.m. to noon at the Town Hall. Sanpete Veterinary Clinic will be providing vaccinations for both dogs and cats.


Sunday, March 11

Daylight Saving Time—At 2 a.m. Daylight Saving Time will begin, and clocks should be set forward one hour.


Monday, March 12 – Friday, March 16

Snow College Spring Break—No classes.


Wednesday, March 14

The Glenn Miller Orchestra—The world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, which has been touring the world in its current iteration with its big band swing sound since 1956, will play in the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20.


Tuesday, March 20

Snow College Dinner Theater—Snow College’s Theatre Arts Department will present a night of student-directed one-act plays in a dinner theater setting at 6:30 p.m. The night will be held in the Black Box Theater at the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts on Snow campus in Ephraim. For price and further details, contact the Snow College box office at 283-7478.


Thursday, March 22

Snow College Convocation—Randall Beard, a professor of electrical engineering at BYU, will address Snow’s convocation at 12:30 p.m. at the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts in Ephraim as part of BYU’s Engineering Week.


Friday, March 23

Movie night—Snow College Student Life is hosting a movie night, showing Disney-Pixar’s Oscar-winning film “Coco,” at 7:30 p.m. in the Badger Den.


Saturday, March 24

Rock concert—Snow’s Commercial Music Ensemble is presenting their biannual rock concert. This semester’s concert is an exploration of yacht rock from Kenny Loggins to Hall and Oates to Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young to Thundercat, with audience favorite songs like “Escape (The Piña Colada Song),” “Thunder Island” and “Afternoon Delight.” This concert is at the Sevier Valley Center on Snow’s campus in Richfield at 7:30 p.m. Admission $5, free with Snow student ID.