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Here is a selected list of family-friendly activities. Look here each Monday.

CONCERTS AND FESTIVALS

Monday Concert Series, Aug. 3, 7 p.m., Liberty Park, 589 E. 1300 South, Carl Moore Jr. — Native American hoop dancing; Halau Keahiokamalulani — Hawaiian music and dance; New Zealand American Society ?— Maori music and dance (801-236-7555)

Community & Family Night, Aug. 3, 6 p.m., Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South (801-489-2727)

Family Recreation Kick-off Barbecue and Puppet Show, Aug. 5, 6 p.m., Ed Kenley Amphitheater, 403 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton (801-546-8575)

Salt Lake County Fair, Aug. 5-8, Salt Lake County Equestrian Park and Event Center, 11400 S. 2200 West, $5 parking (801-254-0106)

Bountiful/Davis Summerfest International Art and Folk Festival, Aug. 5-8, for more information about these different events, call 801-292-0367 or go to www.bdac.org

Family Art Saturday, Aug. 8, 2-4 p.m., Salt Lake Art Center, 20 S. West Temple (801-328-4201)

Craft Lake City, Aug. 8, 2-10 p.m., The Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main (801-535-6110)

Utah Shakespearean Festival 2009, "The Comedy of Errors," "As You Like It," "Henry V," "The Secret Garden," "Fox Fire" and "Private Lives," through Aug. 25, days and times vary, Cedar City (435-586-7880 or www.bard.org)

Utah Festival Opera, "Cavalleria Rusticana," "The Mikado," "Carmen" and "Camelot," through Aug. 8, days and times vary, Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $12-$74 (801-355-2787, 888-451-2787 or www.arttix.org)

17th Annual Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays through Oct. 17, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Pioneer Park, 500 W. Center, Provo (801-852-7007)

Salt Lake Farmers Market, Saturdays through Oct. 17, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Historic Pioneer Park, 300 South and 300 West.

LIBRARIES AND BOOKSTORES

Zoo Mania! Aug. 4, 2 p.m., Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West; also Aug. 5, 2 p.m., Sweet Library, 455 F St. (801-524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Children's Concert with Doc Young, Aug. 3, 7 p.m., Sprague Library, 2131 S. 1100 East (801-524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Game@Your Library, Aug. 8, 2 p.m., Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West (801-524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Book Baby, Mondays, 11 a.m., Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West; also Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m., Anderson-Foothill Library, 1135 S. 2100 East; Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m., Main Library, 210 E. 400 South (801-524-8234; www.slcpl.org)

Monday Night Storytime, Mondays, 7 p.m., Main Library, 210 E. 400 South (801-524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Dog Day Afternoons, Aug. 8, 1 p.m., Main Library, 210 E. 400 South (801-524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Kids' Corner Storytime, Mondays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 5249 S. State, Murray, free; also Super Saturday, Saturdays, 11 a.m., free (www.bn.com)

Storytime, Tuesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1104 E. 2100 South, free (www.bn.com)

Preschool Storytime, Wednesdays, 10 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 10180 S. State, Sandy, free; also Bedtime Storytime, Fridays, 7 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

Small Fry Storytime, Wednesdays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 7157 Plaza Center Drive, West Jordan, free; also Pajama Storytime, Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

Pajama Party Storytime, Thursdays, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7119 S. 1300 East, Midvale, free; also Greatest Storytime in Town, Saturdays, 1 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

ONGOING ATTRACTIONS

This Is the Place Heritage Park, 2601 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., (801-582-1847 or www.thisistheplace.org)

Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8 adults, $6 children, senior citizens (801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org)

Tracy Aviary, Monday-Sundays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., 589 E. 1300 South (801-596-8500 or www.tracyaviary.com)

Pioneer Memorial Museum, Monday-Saturday, 300 N. Main, Salt Lake City, free (801-532-6479 or www.dupinternational.org)

The Living Planet, Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 725 E. 10600 South (801-355-3474 or www.thelivingplanet.com)

Clark Planetarium, 100 South and 400 West, many activities are free (801-456-7827 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)

Wheeler Historic Farm, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 6351 S. 900 East (801-264-2241 or www.wheelerfarm.com)

Museum of Natural History, 1390 S. Presidents Circle, first Monday of every month is free (801-581-4303 or www.umnh.com)

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