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


Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, will host "X-treme Eco-Expedition," June 13-15, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., with an overnight stay, June 16, 6 p.m. through June 17, 8 a.m. Registration is $150 for members and $185 for nonmembers and includes a camp T-shirt. The center will also host "Daddy and Me Nature Quest," June 17, 5:30-7 p.m. The cost is $10 per member father/child pair and $12 per nonmember father/child pair. Registration must be completed before June 16. 801-621-7595 or

Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. Highway 89, Logan, will host a "Wild Art Camp" for children ages 7 and older, June 13-15, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with an overnight stay, June 16, 9 a.m. through June 17, noon. Registration for the weeklong camp is $150 for members and $180 for non-members. 435-755-3239 or

Surf 'n Swim, 465 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton, will host a free family swim night, June 13, 7-10 p.m. Tubes will be available to rent for $2.

Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., will host, "Dynamite Dinosaurs," June 14, 9:30 a.m.-noon, for children ages 3-5. Admission is $20 per child. The zoo will also host "Portia's Polar Bear Birthday Wish" storytimes, June 18, 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. The event is free with general admission, which is $9 for adults, $7 for senior citizens and children 3-12, and children younger than 2 are admitted free. 801-582-1631 or

Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, will host the Princess Festival, June 15-18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $30 per child. Visit for additional information. Thanksgiving Point will also host "Dog Days," June 17, 4-8 p.m., and June 18, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults, $1 for children, and $1 for dogs. 801-768-2300 or

Heritage Park, 150 N. Fairfield Road, Kaysville, will host "Art and Music at Heritage Park," June 18, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Admission is free.

Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, will host "Breakfast with the Birds," June 18, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Tickets are $40 for adults and $10 for children. 801-596-8500 or

Fort Douglas Military Museum, 32 Potter St., Fort Douglas, will host a free family day, June 18, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 801-581-1251

Macey's, 972 N. Main, Tooele, will host a Father's Day craft, June 18, noon-2 p.m. The cost is $1 to make an edible bow tie gift. 435-843-8722

St. George Art Museum, 47 E. 200 North, St. George, will host tours of historic buildings around St. George, Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m., through Aug. 31. Tickets may be purchased at the museum for $3 for anyone over 12. The tours are free for children under 12. 435-634-5942

Deer Valley's Summer Adventure Camp for children two months to 12 years of age opens today. The program includes arts, crafts, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, team-oriented sporting events, weekly field trips and more. The camp is held Monday-Friday through Aug. 19, excluding July 4 and July 22, from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. For cost and reservations, call 888-754-8477.


Magna Library, 2675 S. 8950 West, will host "Zoomania," June 13, 7 p.m., and a henna tattoo teen craft night, June 14, 6 p.m.

Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, will host an event with Nathan Hale, illustrator of "Rapunzel's Revenge," June 16, 2 p.m.

Hunter Library, 4740 W. 4100 South, "Talk Story: Sharing Stories. Sharing Culture." June 16, 7 p.m.

Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray-Holladay Road, will host a teen board game event, June 17, 2 p.m.

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will host a Father's Day card craft event, June 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

West Valley Library, 2880 W. 3650 South, will host a Father's Day paperweight craft event, June 17, 3-5 p.m.

Bingham Creek Library, 4834 W. 9000 South, will host a Father's Day craft event, June 18, 10 a.m-6 p.m. The library will also show "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" during its family movie matinee, June 18, 2 p.m.

West Jordan Library, 1970 W. 7800 South, a Father's Day craft event, June 18, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Riverton Library, 12877 S. 1830 West Road, Riverton, will host a "Flat Stanley" craft event, June 18, 10 a.m-6 p.m.

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; also Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South 801-524-8234 or

Kids' Corner Storytime, Saturdays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 5249 S. State, Murray, free

Storytime, Tuesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1104 E. 2100 South, free

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

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

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

Puppet Storytime, second Friday of each month, Brigham City Arts Center, 58 S. 100 W., Brigham City suggested $1 donation per child


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

Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $9 adults, $7 senior citizens and children 3-12, children younger than 2 are admitted free 801-582-1631 or

Tracy Aviary, Monday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., 589 E. 1300 South 801-596-8500 or

Pioneer Memorial Museum, Monday-Saturday, 300 N. Main, Salt Lake City, free 801-532-6479 or

The Living Planet, Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., 725 E. 10600 South 801-355-3474 or

Clark Planetarium, 100 S. 400 West, many activities are free 801-456-7827 or

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

Utah Museum of Natural History, 1390 S. Presidents Circle, first Monday of the month is free 801-581-4303 or

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