Just for kids

Apr 14 2011 - 4:11pm

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.

SCIENCE & NATURE

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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.

'FAIR FEATHERED FRIENDS,' ages 3-5 learn about birds, 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. Thursday and April 22, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $4/children, free/adult chaperones. 801-621-7595.

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'DAZZLING DAFFODILS,' 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, U of U, SLC. Learn about daffodils and create flower art. Registration required. $5/members, $7/nonmembers plus garden admission. 801-581-8454.

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.

DISCOVERY TIME, music and stories for age 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.

ARTS & CRAFTS

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FAMILY ENCOUNTERS OF THE ART KIND, 7 p.m. Monday, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. Play "I Spy" in the galleries, and try hands-on art activities. Free. 801-292-0367.

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THIRD SATURDAY FOR FAMILIES, make a collections journal, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, U of U, SLC. Space limited; first-come, first-served. Free. 801-581-7332.

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