"Treading in the Past: Sandals of the Anasazi" exhibit will run through Oct. 22 at the Utah Museum of Natural History, President's Circle, University of Utah campus. Admission is $3 for adults, $1.50 for children age 3 to 14 and senior citizens. The museum is free to children under 3, to University of Utah students, faculty and staff and to museum members. Hours are Monday through Thursday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday and most holidays, noon to 5 p.m.
April 21: "Treading in the Past" opens from 6 to 9 p.m. Admission is free this night only as part of the Salt Lake Gallery Association Gallery Stroll.April 23: Elizabeth Morris, Colorado State University, will lecture on Anasazi textiles, 1 p.m.
May 1: Members-only night, 6 to 9 p.m. Textile lab demonstrations, storytelling by Ona Siporin, and children's activities. Call 585-6308 to join.
May 5: Family Fun Friday, 6 to 8 p.m. Children's weaving and archaeology activities in the museum's Discovery Room.
May 7: Ann Deegan from Utah State University will lecture on sandal styles and construction at 1 p.m.
May 12 and 13: Teacher workshop and adult class on Anasazi sandal weaving runs from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday. Cost is $67 ($56 for museum members) for this class taught by weaver Becky Menlove in which students will learn sandal-making techniques, from preparing the yucca to weaving the sandals. Call 581-4887 to register.
May 19: Duncan Metcalfe, University of Utah, will lecture at 1 p.m. on archaeology and how it is evolving. The museum's textile lab will be open to the public from 6 to 9 p.m.
June 2: Family Fun Friday, 6 to 8 p.m. in the museum's Discovery Room.
June 10 and 11: A Division of Continuing Education course will be taught by textiles expert Kathy Kankainen. Students must have some weaving experience. Call 581-6984 for information.
June 16: Museum textile lab is open to the public from 6 to 9 p.m.
July through October: Special lectures, classes for children and adults and Family Fun Friday's continue. Call 581-4303 for details.