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Mar 10 2011 - 2:54pm

ARTS & CRAFTS

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DRAWING, for elementary-age students, 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays, March 22-April 26, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $65. 801-292-0367.

WATERCOLOR CLASS, ages 7-11, 4-5:15 p.m. Wednesdays, March 23-30, Eccles Community Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. $20. 801-392-6935.

BASIC DRAWING, for grades 3-8, 4- 5 p.m. Wednesdays, March 23-May 11, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. $40. 435-723-0740.

MASTERING COLOR, for elementary-age students, 4-5 p.m. Thursdays, March 24- April 28, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $65, $15/materials. 801-292-0367.

WORLD ART, for elementary-age students, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Thursdays, March 24-April 28, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. $65, $15/materials. 801-292-0367.

ARTS AND CRAFTS, for grades 1-5, 4- 5 p.m. Thursdays, March 24-May 12, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. $32. 435-723-0740.

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ARTFUL AFTERNOONS, with an art and science theme, 1-4 p.m. Saturdays, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, U of U, SLC. March 12: Make charcoal drawings with the Salt Lake City Fire Department. Space limited; first-come, first-served. Free. 801-581-7332.

FAMILY ART SATURDAYS, hands-on art activities, 2-4 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, Salt Lake Art Center, 20 S. West Temple, SLC. This week: Create a mini set design inside a box. Free. 801-328-4201.

 

CAMPS & CLASSES

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ELEMENTARY THEATER, theater games and play practice for grades 1-5, 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays, March 22-May 10, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. $35. 435-723-0740.

INTERMEDIATE THEATER, for students in grades 6-8, 4-5 p.m. Thursdays, March 24-May 12, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. $30. 435-723-0740.

CERAMICS, for kids and teens, Cache Valley Center for the Arts, 43 S. Main St., Logan. Offered March 29-April 28 and May 3-June 2. Schedule at www.centerforthearts.us. $56, plus $15/materials. 435-752-0026.

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DINOSNORZZZ, sleepover, museum tour, movie, paleontology classes, more, 7 p.m. today-10 a.m. Saturday, North American Museum of Ancient Life, Thanksgiving Point, 2929 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi. $39-$45/children, $29-$35/adults. Registration required. 801-766-5015.

 

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/age 13-older ($3/children, $1/adults for On Track to Reading and Alphabet Soup). 801-394-9663, 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/under age 1. 801-456-KIDS or www. discoverygateway.org.

PRODUCTIONS

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'THE FISHERMAN,' Treehouse Troupe performance, 6 p.m. Saturdays in March, Treehouse Museum, 347 22nd St., Ogden. Additional show 7:15 p.m. March 26. $4/members, $6/nonmembers, $25/member families season pass. 801-394-9663, www. treehousemuseum.org.

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'RING AROUND THE ROSE,' Repertory Dance Theatre performance, 11 a.m. Saturday, Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, SLC. $5. ArtTix.

'LITTLE WOMEN,' 7 p.m. Fridays, and 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturdays, through March 19, The Children's Theatre, 237 S. State St., SLC. $8. 801-532-6000, www.tctheatre.org.

SCIENCE & NATURE

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MAD SCIENCE WORKSHOP, for ages 5-11, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Eccles Community Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. Theme: "Good Vibrations," the science behind sound. $35. 801-392-6935.

PARENT-TOT NATURE HOUR, ages 2-3, 10 a.m. March 18, Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. U.S. 89, Logan Canyon. $3; parent must accompany child. Registration, 435-755-3239 or www.logannature.org.

'FAIR FEATHERED FRIENDS,' ages 3-5 learn about birds, 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. March 18 and March 21, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $4/child, free/adult chaperone. 801-621-7595.

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. the first Tuesday of each month, Hastings Books, 340 E. 525 North, Harrisville. 801-399-2090. Free.

PUPPET STORY TIME, ages 3-5 (accompanied by an adult), 9:30 a.m. the second Friday of each month, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. Donation of $1/child suggested. 435-723-0740.

DISCOVERY TIME, music and stories 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, Southwest 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.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, American West Heritage Center, 4025 S. U.S. 89-91, Wellsville. Stories and songs. Free. 435-245-6050 or 800-225-3378.

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