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'ANNIE,' various times though May 7, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. $16-$18; $15-$17/students, seniors. 801-298-1302. www.centerpointtheatre.org/firstseason.php.
'THE THREE MUSKETEERS,' 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, Morgan Theatre, Chase Fine Arts Center, 400 N. 1200 East, USU, Logan. $9-$13. 435-797-8022 or http://arts.usu.edu.
'THE COMPLETE WRKS OF WLLM SHKSPR (ABRIDGED),' 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, through May 7, plus 2 p.m. Saturday, Heritage Community Theatre, 2505 S. U.S. 89, Perry. $9; $8/age 12-under, seniors. 435-723-8392.
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'CIRCLE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION,' the Obie Award-winning comedy by Annie Baker, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sundays, through May 8, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, SLC. $15-$41. Discounts available for students age 30-under, and groups of 10 or more. 801-363-7522 or www.saltlakeactingcompany.org.
'BEVERLY HILLBILLIES 90210: YOU MIGHT BE A REDNECK IF ...,' various times today and Saturday, Desert Star Playhouse, 4861 S. State St., Murray. $12.95-$17.95; $8/children; some senior and student discounts. 801-266-2600.
THE HASTY HEART,' various times through May 28, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City. $23-$26, $15-$16/children. 801-984-9000, www.halecentretheatre.org.
'PIRATES OF THE CARABINER,' various times, today-May 28, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, SLC. $8-$16. 801-355-4628.
'SHEER-LUCK HOLMES: CLUELESS AGAIN,' various times Thursday-June 11, Desert Star Playhouse, 4861 S. State St., Murray. $13.95-$17.95; $9.95/children, some senior and student discounts; $14.95-$42.95/with dinner. 801-266-2600.
'A MAN ENTERS,' a reading of a new play by Elaine Jarvik and Kate Jarvik Birch, 7 p.m. Monday, 168 W. 500 North, SLC. Free, but ticket required. Call 801-363-7522 or visit www.saltlakeactingcompany.org.
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ANTELOPE ISLAND STATE PARK VISITOR CENTER, Antelope Drive west through Syracuse to entrance gate (I-15, Exit 332). Photos of the Great Salt Lake by Charles Uibel of SLC. $9/vehicle. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 801-725-9263.
BOUNTIFUL/DAVIS ART CENTER, 745 S. Main St., Bountiful. Davis School District High School & Junior High Student and Art Educators Exhibit. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays, and 7-8:30 p.m. the third Monday of each month. 801-292-0367.
BRIGHAM CITY MUSEUM-GALLERY, 24 N. 300 West, Brigham City. Two-county High School Art Competition and Exhibition. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. Saturdays. 435-723-6769.
ECCLES COMMUNITY ART CENTER, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. Closing today: Weber County Secondary Student Exhibition; photos by Al Perry of Roy in the Carriage House. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. 801-392-6935.
GALLERY AT THE STATION, Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. Paintings by Carole Wade of Park City. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 801-393-9890.
KIMBALL VISUAL ARTS CENTER, WSU, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Closing April 29: Spring 2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays. 801-626-7689, http://dova.weber.edu.
NORA ECCLES HARRISON MUSEUM OF ART, 650 N. 1100 East, USU, Logan. "EcoVisionaries: Designs for Living on Earth"; "Klompen," rhythmic sculpture by Trimpin; ceramics. Closed April 23; regular hours 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Suggested donation, $3/person. 435-797-0163.
OGDEN ARTS, 2484 Washington Blvd., street-level suites, Ogden. Closing April 29: Abstract art show. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. 801-393-3866.
STEWART LIBRARY, WSU, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Photo exhibit about Ogden's St. Benedict's School of Nursing. Photos by Herman Cater of Slovenia; wildlife and landscape photography by Kevin Mikkelson of North Ogden; "Eddington and Makov: Letterpress Broadsides." 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. today; closed Saturday-Sunday; 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-April 29; closed April 30-May 1. 801-626-6405.
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ART ACCESS GALLERY, 230 S. 500 West, Suite 125, SLC. Paintings by Gary Ernest Smith, Jeff Pugh and portraits by McGarren Flack. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. 801-328-0703.
ART AT THE MAIN, 210 E. 400 South, SLC. Works by Terrece Beesley of Layton, and several SLC-area artists. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays. 801-363-4088.
BYU MUSEUM OF ART, North Campus Drive, BYU, Provo. "Carl Bloch: The Master's Hand"; free timed tickets required, http://CarlBloch.byu.edu. Closing April 30: "Dorothea Lange's Three Mormon Towns."10 a.m.-9 p.m. today-Saturday, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. April 25-May 7. Free. 801-422-8287.
FINCH LANE AND PARK GALLERIES/ART BARN, 54 Finch Lane (1325 E. 100 South), SLC. Closing April 29: Art by Susan Beck, Bonnie Sucec and Ryan K. Peterson. 9 a.m-5 p.m. weekdays. 801-596-5000.
GALLERY AT LIBRARY SQUARE, City Library, 210 E. 400 South, SLC. Closing today: "Southwestern Abstraction" by Alex Kravtsov; "Course of Empire," oil paintings by Aitana de la Jara. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sundays. 801-524-8200.
GALLERYUAF, in the Utah Arts Festival offices, 230 S. 500 West, Suite 120, SLC. "Location, Location, Location," by Stephanie Swift, Dawn Bouvier and Celine Downen. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. 801-322-2428.
KIMBALL ART CENTER, 638 Park Ave., Park City. "(Re)Art," Wasatch Back Student Art Show focused on using recycled or repurposed objects. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 435-649-8882.
LOGE GALLERY, Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, SLC. Opening April 29: Paintings by Kelley Somer and Mark England. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays, as well as before and after performances and during intermissions. 801-581-6961.
L. TOM PERRY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS, Harold B. Lee Library, BYU, Provo. "Literary Worlds: Illumination of the Mind," with letters, drawings and artifacts from authors such as Charles Dickens, Arthur Conan Doyle and Lewis Carroll. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday (closed 10:45 a.m.-noon Tuesdays), 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays. 801-422-3175.
MARRIOTT LIBRARY, 295 S. 1500 East, U of U, SLC. Photo exhibit about Aristedes de Sousa Mendes, who saved 30,000 people from the Holocaust. 7 a.m.-8 p.m. today, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, noon-2 p.m. Sunday, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. April 22. 801-585-9191.
RIO GALLERY, 300 S. 455 East, SLC. Closing Thursday: "Homage," works by 30 Utah artists paying homage to a person who influenced their life and work. 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. 801-533-3582.
SALT LAKE ART CENTER, 20 S. West Temple, SLC. "Expanded Field: Recipients of the International Sculpture Center 2010 Student Awards"; "Fluid Adagio," selections from a competition to design a new use for the lot next to Capitol Theater. "The Place This Is," California artist Robert Fontenot's exhibit of bread dough renderings of Utah landmarks and icons, plus watercolor portraits of Utah politicians. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays. Free, donations appreciated. 801-328-4201.
SPRINGVILLE MUSEUM OF ART, 126 E. 400 South, Springville. Opening today: Spring Salon. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursday-Saturday (until 9 p.m. Wednesdays), 3-6 p.m. Sundays. 801-489-2727.
UTAH ARTS ALLIANCE, 127 S. Main St., SLC. New works by Anthony Granato. Noon-8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, or by appointment. 801-651-3937.
UTAH CULTURAL CELEBRATION CENTER, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City. Closing Tuesday: "Beautiful Threads: A Celebration of Utah Fiber Arts," works by members of the Mary Meigs Atwater Weavers Guild. Continuing: Carved eggshells by Brian Baity. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday and by appointment. Free. 801-965-5108.
UTAH MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, U of U, SLC. "Low Lives 3," international live networked performance by New York City-based artist Kristin Lucas, 6-10 p.m. April 29 and 1-4 p.m. April 30. "Collecting Knowledge: Renaissance Cabinets of Curiosity"; related gallery talk 2 p.m. Saturday. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday (until 8 p.m. Wednesdays), 11 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends. $7; $5/seniors and ages 6-18; free/5-under, higher education students in Utah. 801-581-7332.
WOODBURY ART MUSEUM, University Mall, 575 E. University Parkway, Orem. Closing April 29: Utah Valley University Student Show and BFA Final Projects. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Free. 801-863-4200.
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BOX ELDER MUSEUM, 641 E. 200 North, Brigham City. Natural history exhibits include fossils and minerals from Box Elder County and around the world. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 435-723-6769.
GEORGE S. ECCLES DINOSAUR PARK AND MUSEUM, 1544 E. Park Blvd., Ogden. Dinosaur fossil lab, quarry, gold sluice and gem cave in the museum. More than 100 dinosaur replicas outdoors. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday (admission gate closes one hour prior). $7; $6/seniors, students; $5/ages 2-12. 801-393-3466, www.dinosaurpark.org.
HERITAGE MUSEUM OF LAYTON, 403 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton. Exhibit about the now-defunct Weekly Reflex newspaper. Local history artifacts. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. Saturdays. Free. 801-336-3930.
HILL AEROSPACE MUSEUM, Hill Air Force Base, 7961 Wardleigh Road, Roy. Exit Roy gate (Exit 338) off I-15. Military aircraft, uniforms, artifacts and more. Plane Talk, 1 p.m. Saturday. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily. Free, donations accepted. 801-777-6868.
MUSEUM OF ANTHROPOLOGY, 500 N. 700 East, USU, Logan. Exhibits about Navajo weaving, Antzi the Iceman, life in Africa, more. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays. Free. 435-797-7545.
NORTH OGDEN HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 332 E. Pleasant View Drive, North Ogden. Exhibits on North Ogden pioneers and American Indians. 4-6 p.m. Thursdays, or by appointment. 801-782-4458.
ROY HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 5550 S. 1700 West, frontage road off I-15's Exit 338, Roy. Collections include dresses dating back to the 1920s, artwork, military uniforms, geodes, railroad artifacts, a firetruck and more. Noon-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Free. 801-776-3626.
SYRACUSE MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER AND FARM AND HOME MUSEUM, 1891 W. 1700 South, Syracuse. Interactive map of the city in the late 1800s; Rentmeister library. Farm and Home Museum explores the city's agricultural past with murals, artifacts and hands-on exhibits. 2-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, and by appointment. Free. 801-825-3633.
UNION STATION MUSEUMS, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. Browning Firearms Museum features guns designed by John M. Browning; Browning-Kimball Car Museum with cars from 1901-1932; Utah State Railroad Museum. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Ongoing restoration work on the 223 locomotive, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays. $5, $4/seniors, $3/age 11-under. 801-393-9886.
WEBER COUNTY DUP MUSEUM and Miles Goodyear Cabin, 2148 Grant Ave., Ogden. Artifacts, photos and histories of the Top of Utah's early settlers. Closed for winter. Group tours by appointment. 801-393-4460. Free.
WORLD OF PUPPETRY MUSEUM, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. Open 2-5 p.m. the first and third Saturday of each month, with puppets from around the world, activities and shows. Free, donations appreciated. Private tours on request; $15. 435-723-0740.
ZIONS BANK, 2302 Washington Blvd., Ogden. "County Collage: Experience Utah's Natural History," traveling exhibit from the Utah Museum of Natural History. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. http://umnh.utah.edu.
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BYU MUSEUM OF PALEONTOLOGY, 1683 N. Canyon Road, Provo. Dinosaur exhibits. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 801-422-3680.
BYU MUSEUM OF PEOPLES AND CULTURES, 100 E. 700 North, Provo. "Beneath Your Feet: Discovering the Archaeology of Utah Valley." 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, hours extended to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 801-422-0020.
CAMP FLOYD/STAGECOACH INN STATE PARK AND MUSEUM, Fairfield, 22 miles southwest of Lehi on State Road 73. Exhibits on Camp Floyd and the Utah conflict, with artifacts, documents and photographs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. $2, $6/families. 801-768-8932.
CHASE HOME MUSEUM OF UTAH FOLK ART, Liberty Park, 1300 S. 700 East, SLC. By appointment only, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays. Free. 801-236-7555.
CHURCH HISTORY MUSEUM, 45 N. West Temple, SLC. "Seek My Face: Recent Artwork of Scriptural Themes." "The Salt Lake Tabernacle: Gathering the Saints Under One Roof." 9 a.m.-9 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. weekends. Free. 801-240-3310, www.lds.org/museum.
CRANDALL HISTORICAL PRINTING MUSEUM, 275 E. Center St., Provo. Working replicas of the Gutenberg press, Ben Franklin's press and others. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays, $3; lecture tours by appointment, $45/up to 15 people. 801-377-7777 or www.crandallmuseum.org.
FORT DOUGLAS MILITARY MUSEUM, 32 Potter St., Fort Douglas (east of U of U), SLC. Collection of military uniforms, helmets, weapons, equipment and more, documenting the history of the military in Utah. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 801-581-1251.
JOHN HUTCHINGS MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, 55 N. Center St., Lehi. Exhibits of bird eggs, fossils, rocks, shells, American Indian and pioneer artifacts. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. $4/adults; $3/children, seniors. 801-768-7180.
LIVING PLANET AQUARIUM, 725 E. 10600 South, Sandy. 4-7 p.m. today: "Offspring Fling," baby animal activities. Ongoing: "Animal Superheroes" exhibit about animals with baffling abilities; "Journey to South America," with Gentoo penguins, electric eels, and piranhas. Exhibits of seahorses, stingrays, sharks, jellyfish and Utah amphibians and fish. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays. Regular admission: $9; $8/seniors, military; $7/ages 3-17. 801-355-3474.
MONTE L. BEAN LIFE SCIENCE MUSEUM, BYU, Provo. Exhibits of plants and animals. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays. Shows daily, schedule at http://mlbean.byu.edu/. Free. 801-422-5051.
PARK CITY MUSEUM, 528 Main St., Park City. Pony Express exhibit. Displays on town history, from settlement and mining to ski mecca and music venue. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sundays. $10, $5/ages 7-17, free/6-under. 435-649-7457.
PIONEER MEMORIAL MUSEUM, 300 N. Main St., SLC. Early Mormon artifacts and relics. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Free. 801-532-6479.
THIS IS THE PLACE HERITAGE PARK, 2601 Sunnyside Ave., SLC. Baby Animal Days, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Saturday, with little critters to pet, and craft activities; $10, $8/seniors and children. Train rides and self-guided walking tours. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, limited program; $5/adults, $3/children, seniors. Visitor center free. This Is the Place Monument open dawn-dusk daily; free. 801-582-1847.
WHEELER HISTORIC FARM, 6351 S. 900 East, SLC. Preserved farm with exhibits on 19th-century farm life. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday with tours of farmhouse on the hour Monday, Wednesday, Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; $2. Cow milking is 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 50 cents. Farm admission free. 801-264-2241.
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'BALLROOM DANCE: THEN AND NOW,' USU Precision Ballroom Company, 7:30 p.m. today-Saturday, Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main St., Logan. $12-$15. 435-752-0026, www.ellenecclestheatre.org.
SPRING HAWAIIAN LUAU, dinner-dance at Saturday Night Dance Club, 7-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Golden Hours Center, 650 25th St., Ogden. Bring potluck to share. Music by Merry Makers Orchestra. $5, singles welcome. 801-479-4312.
COUNTRY DANCE, 8-11:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. 8 p.m. lessons; 9 p.m. dance starts. $4/lesson, $5/dance. 801-805-4846.
DANCE, featuring the music of Tony Summerhays, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Golden Hours Center, 650 25th St., Ogden. Also, free beginning line-dance lessons at 7:15 p.m. on the first three Wednesdays of the month. Dance, $5.
LEARN TO DANCE, West Coast Swing, East Coast Swing, Nightclub 2, two-step, waltz and cha-cha, 7-9 p.m. Mondays, Eagles Lodge, 975 Wall Ave., Ogden. $2. 801-985-5949.
SINGLE SWINGERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB, for singles and couples, 7-10 p.m. Thursdays, Eagles Lodge, 975 Wall Ave., Ogden (enter rear door on west side). $4 suggested donation. 801-776-6751.
SQUARE DANCING, 8-10 p.m. Tuesdays, Brigham City Senior Center, 24 N. 300 West, Brigham City. $4. 435-633-8827.
LEARN TO SQUARE DANCE, to slower music with the Golden Promenaders, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Golden Hours Center, 650 25th St., Ogden. $4 donation suggested. Couples, singles and rusty dancers welcome. First time free. 801-393-1916.
WESTERNAIRES DANCE, 7 p.m. Saturday, North View Senior Center, 485 E. 2550 North, North Ogden. Potluck. Free. Dance instruction at 6 p.m.; call to sign up. 801-782-6211.
WILD BUNCH SQUARE DANCE CLUB, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Golden Hours Center, 650 25th St., Ogden. $8/couple. 801-393-6242, 801-774-9447.
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'ALWIN NIKOLAIS CENTENNIAL,' Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company performance, 7:30 p.m. today-Saturday, and 2 p.m. Saturday, Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, SLC. $30. 801-297-4241, ArtTix.
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STORYTELLING CONCERT, 6 p.m. today, Little Bloomsbury Foundation, 181 N. 200 East, Logan. Grand opening gala is 6 p.m. Saturday; "Choral Evensong" is 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Free. 435-787-1303.
KEY LEWIS, comedian, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. April 29-30, Wiseguys Comedy Club, 269 Historic 25th St., Ogden. $10. www.wiseguyscomedy.com.
AMERICAN WEST HERITAGE CENTER, six miles southwest of Logan, 4025 S. U.S. 89-91, Wellsville. Cache Valley History Exhibit features artifacts, interactive displays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 435-245-6050, 800-225-3378.
BEAR RIVER MIGRATORY BIRD REFUGE, 2155 W. Forest St., Brigham City. Education center, with interactive exhibits, wetland diorama, 1/2-mile outdoor trail, open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays. Auto tour loop through refuge, 12 miles west of center, temporarily closed due to high water; call ahead to check road conditions at 435-734-6422. Free. 435-734-6425.
ECCLES ICE CENTER offers public skating, 2825 N. 200 East, North Logan. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1:30-4:15 p.m. Saturdays, and 2-4 p.m. Sundays. Evening skating 7:15-9:15 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and various times other nights; call 435-752-1170 or visit www.ecclesice.com. $4.50; $3.50/children, seniors; $1.75 skate rental.
GOLDEN SPIKE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE, with exhibits, films, self-guided auto tour, hiking and biking, Promontory Summit, 32 miles west of Brigham City via I-15 (Exit 365) and state roads 13 and 83. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; engine house tours to view locomotives available 10 a.m.-4 p.m. most days. Free admission through Sunday during National Park Week; regular entry, $5/vehicle. 435-471-2209.
ICE SHEET, 4390 Harrison Blvd., Ogden, offers public skating Monday-Saturday. Sessions are noon-2 p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; noon-3 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays; 6-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Admission: $4; $3.50/ages 3-17, seniors; $2.75/military; free/2-under. $1.50 skate rental. Discounts for groups of 10 or more. 801-778-6360.
OGDEN NATURE CENTER, trails, animal watching and more, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. Birdhouse exhibit. 3:30 p.m. Wednesday: "Nests and Nooks," program about bird nests. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays. $4, $3/seniors, $2/ages 2-11, free/under 2. 801-621-7595.
STOKES NATURE CENTER, plants, fossils, animals, hiking trails, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2696 E. U.S. 89, Logan Canyon. Free. 435-755-3239, www.logannature.org.
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TULIP FESTIVAL, more than 250,000 tulips spread throughout 55 acres of gardens, 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. daily, except Sundays, through April 30, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi. Dutch Day activities 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. Garden tours and demonstrations daily; music and vendors Fridays-Saturdays. $10, $9/seniors, $8/ages 3-11, free/2-under. 801-768-2300, www.thanksgivingpoint.com.
POETRY READING, by Jeanne Marie Beaumont of New York City, 7 p.m. today, Dumke Student Theatre, Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, SLC. Free. 801-832-2376.
STAR PARTY, sponsored by Salt Lake Astronomical Society, dusk-11 p.m. today, Wheeler Farm, 6351 S. 900 East, Midvale, and dusk-11 p.m. Saturday, Stansbury Park Observatory Complex, west of SLC off I-80 Exit 99 (Tooele-Grantsville). Free. http://slas.us.
BREAKFAST AND LUNCH WITH THE BUNNY, craft, animal encounter, Easter Bunny, Saturday at Hogle Zoo, SLC. Breakfast, 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., $23/adults, $21/children, $10/age 2-under. Lunch, 1:30 p.m., $22/adults, $19/children, $8/age 2-under. 801-584-1769, www.hoglezoo.org.
HAL SPARKS, comedian, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Wiseguys Comedy Club, 2194 W. 3500 South, West Valley City. Age 18-older. $20. www.wiseguyscomedy.com.
ANTHONY STARKE, comedian, 8 p.m. Thursday, The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, SLC. $15/adv., $17/day of. Age 21-older. Smith's Tix.
GARFUNKEL AND OATES, comedy duo, 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. April 29-30, Wiseguys Comedy Club, 2194 W. 3500 South, West Valley City. Age 18-older. $20. www.wiseguyscomedy.com.
TJ MILLER, comedian, 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. April 29-30, Wiseguys Comedy Club, 505 S. 600 East, Trolley Square, SLC. Age 18-older. $20. www.wiseguyscomedy.com.
NASA BLAST, interactive exhibits from San Francisco's Exploratorium, space garden, solar system walk, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, various venues at Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi. $20-$30; $16-$24/children. Reached via I-15, Exit 284 (Highland-Alpine). 801-768-2300, 888-672-6040 or www.thanksgivingpoint.com.
'UTAH IN THE UNION: THE STORY OF THE 45TH STATE,' historical documents, photos, artifacts, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, Utah State Capitol, 350 N. State St., SLC. Free. 801-538-1800, www.utahstatecapitol.utah.gov.
HISTORIC SALT LAKE CITY TOURS, sponsored by Utah Heritage Foundation. Guided tours of David Keith Mansion, McCune Mansion and Marmalade District, by appointment; $3. Also: self-guided tours of historic districts, with downloadable maps and audio. Free. 801-533-0858, ext. 104, or www.utahheritagefoundation.com.
CLARK PLANETARIUM features daily star shows, IMAX films, cosmic light shows, 110 S. 400 West (at The Gateway), SLC. Open 10:30 a.m. daily; closes 10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday (or after last show begins), 11 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Free exhibits include rocketry, MarScape, meteorites, weather station. $8, $6/age 12-under. Special-engagement shows have different rates. 801-456-7827, www.clarkplanetarium.org.
HOGLE ZOO, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., SLC. Animal Encounters features bat feedings at 2:30 p.m. Fridays ($39), and giraffe feedings at 10 a.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Wednesdays ($49); reservations required. Pachyderm programs are 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Zoo hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; stay on grounds until 6:30 p.m. $9; $7/ages 3-12, seniors; free/2-under. 801-582-1631.
RED BUTTE GARDEN, 300 Wakara Way, U of U, SLC. Closing Sunday: "Earth and Sky," oil paintings by Dianne Gulezian. April 29: Arbor Day celebration, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; free admission. Opening April 29: Bonsai show; floral art by Chase Leslie. 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. daily. $6; $4/seniors, children; free/age 3-under, members. 801-585-0556.
SWANER ECOCENTER, 1258 Center Drive, Park City. Earth Day celebration, 5-7 p.m. today with GPS treasure hunts, crafts, stories and more; free. Thursday: "Vanished Birds: Death & Life From the Sky," presentation about extinct birds by Chris Cokinos, USU English professor; $8; reservations required. Exhibits, climbing wall, preserve and more. Noon-5 p.m. Wednesday, noon-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. $9, $7/seniors, $6/ages 3-11, free/3-under. Green building tours 11 a.m. Thursdays; $5, reservations required. 435-649-1767.
THANKSGIVING POINT features 55 acres of themed gardens, North American Museum of Ancient Life, Fox Family Farm, more, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi. Easter Eggstreme, crafts, egg hunts, games, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday in Electric Park; children: $6/advance, $8/day of; $3/adults. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday (some areas close earlier). $2.50-$14. Reached via I-15, Exit 284 (Highland-Alpine). 801-768-2300, 888-672-6040, www.thanksgivingpoint.com
TRACY AVIARY, 589 E. 1300 South, Liberty Park, SLC. Party for the Planet, an Earth Day and Arbor Day celebration, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. today-Saturday with keeper talks, crafts, demos, bird shows. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. $7; $6/students, seniors; $5/ages 3-12; free/2-under. Portion of admission proceeds through June 30 benefits Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah. 801-596-8500.
BINGHAM CANYON MINE, world's largest man-made excavation, open for season; 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily, through Oct. 31. Visitor center, set inside mine, features 16-minute film and exhibits. To reach mine, take I-15 south to SLC. Exit at State Road 201 (21st South), turning right. Continue to 8400 West (S.R. 111) and turn left. Follow this road 15 miles to mine entrance. $5/vehicle; no motorcycles allowed. 801-204-2025, www.kennecott.com.
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PARK CITY FILM SERIES, at Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City. "The King's Speech" (2010, PG-13), 8 p.m. today and Saturday, 6 p.m. Sunday. $7, $6/students and seniors, at the door. www.parkcityfilmseries.com.
SILENT FILMS, Edison Street Organ Loft, 3331 Edison St. (a quarter block east of State Street at 3300 South), SLC. "The Jack Knife Man" (1920, NR), 7:30 p.m. today. $5/children, $6/adults. 801-485-9265.
BREWVIES CINEMA PUB, 677 S. 200 West, SLC. "The Big Lewbowski" (1998, R), 10 p.m. Monday. Free. Age 21-older. 801-355-5500.
SALT LAKE FILM CENTER, City Library, 210 E. 400 South, SLC. "Carbon Nation" (2010, NR), 7 p.m. Tuesday. Free.
ART FILM, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Drive, U of U, SLC. Double feature 7 p.m. Wednesday: Robert Smithson's "Spiral Jetty" (1970), and James Benning's "Casting a Glance" (2007). $7, $5/seniors and children, free/students. 801-581-7332.