Just for kids

Nov 18 2010 - 4:55pm

ARTS & CRAFTS

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ARTFUL AFTERNOON, making self-portrait holiday cards, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, U of U, Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, U of U, SLC. Space limited; first-come, first-served. Free. 801-581-7332.

MUSEUMS/PLACES

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ELIZABETH STEWART TREEHOUSE MUSEUM, 347 22nd St., Ogden. Interactive exhibits with emphasis on arts and literacy. 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays. $6/children, $5/13-older ($3/children, $1/adults for On Track to Reading and Alphabet Soup). 801-394-9663 or www.treehousemuseum.org.

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DISCOVERY GATEWAY, 444 W. 100 South, SLC. Hands-on exhibits and workshops teach children about art, science, community and more. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday. $8.50; $6/seniors; free/1-under. 801-456-KIDS or www.discoverygateway.org.

STORY TIME

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BILINGUAL CHILDREN'S STORY TIME, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Weber County Library's Main Branch, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. 801-337-2639. Free.

CHILDREN'S STORY TIME, 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Hastings Books, 340 E. 525 North, Harrisville. 801-399-2090. Free.

DISCOVERY TIME, for ages 5-under, Weber County Library. 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Ogden Valley Branch, 131 S. 7400 East, Huntsville; 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Pleasant Valley Branch, 5568 S. Adams Ave., Washington Terrace; 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Main Branch, 2464 Jefferson Ave., Ogden; 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, South-west Branch, 1950 W. 4800 South, Roy; 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, North Branch, 475 E. 2600 North, North Ogden. Free. 801-337-2639.

PRODUCTIONS

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'PUSS IN BOOTS,' Treehouse Troupe performance, 6 p.m. each Saturday in November, at Treehouse Museum, 347 22nd St., Ogden. "Beauty and Her Beast" staged in January, and "The Fisherman" in March. $4/member per play, $6/nonmember per play, $25/member family season pass. 801-394-9663 or www. treehousemuseum.org.

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'RING AROUND THE ROSE,' Virginia Tanner Creative Dance Program, 11 a.m. Saturday, Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, SLC. $5. 801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org.

'THE FROG PRINCE,' 7 p.m. Fridays, and 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 27, The Children's Theatre, 237 S. State St., SLC. $12. www.tctheatre.org.

'A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD,' based on the children's books by Arnold Lobel, 7 p.m. today, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. President's Circle, U of U, SLC. $10; $4/18-under. 801-581-7100.

SCIENCE & NATURE

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'PEE WEE POWWOW,' ages 3-5 learn about indigenous legends, taste journey cake and more, 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. today, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $4/child, free/adult chaperone. 801- 621-7595.

PARENT-TOT NATURE HOUR, ages 2-3, 10 a.m. today, Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. U.S. 89, Logan Canyon. $3; parent must accompany child. Registration, 435-755-3239 or www.logannature.org.

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''NATIVE AMERICAN DWELLINGS,' 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, U of U, SLC. Learn about Utah's American Indian tribes and the buildings they made. Registration required. $5/members, $7/nonmembers, plus garden admission; limited to 25 participants. 801-581-7230.

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