Dinosaurs make way for classic cars, bikes
OGDEN -- More than 50 classic cars will be featured at a car and bike show Saturday at the George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park.
The show runs 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the parking lot at 1544 E. Park Blvd. Admission is free.
All types of cars, trucks and motorcycles may enter the event. Registration is $13.
Proceeds from the show will be used to buy classroom supplies for the Northern Utah Autism Program.
For more information, call (661) 317-8555 or visit www.thanks2frank.com.
'Twinkle, Twinkle' the theme at island party
ANTELOPE ISLAND -- Look for twinkling lights in the spring sky at the next star party Saturday at Antelope Island State Park.
Telescopes will be set up at dusk at White Rock Bay for viewing stars, planets, galaxies and other celestial objects. The party continues until midnight.
Members of the Ogden Astronomical Society and the staff of the Ott Planetarium at Weber State University will help visitors locate objects. Before dark, a solar telescope will be set up for looking at the sun.
Visitors may bring lawn chairs or blankets. The event will be canceled if the sky is overcast.
Admission is $9 per vehicle. The state park is located west of Syracuse off Interstate 15's Exit 332.
For more information, call (801) 390-0823 or (801) 721-9569.
Family recreation night takes swing on green
LAYTON -- The golf course is the setting for the next Layton City Family Recreation night on Monday.
Folks can try miniature golfing, nine-hole golf, putting, or batting cages during the event from 4 p.m. until dark at Swan Lakes Golf Course, 850 N. 2200 West.
Miniature golf or the 18-hole putting course is $2.50; the batting cages are $1.50. Nine-hole golf is $8 per person; participants must call ahead for a tee time at (801) 546-1045.
Meals consisting of a hamburger, chips and drink will be available for $4.
For more information, call (801) 336-3924.
'Life in the Brine' examines tiny lives
ANTELOPE ISLAND -- The mysteries of the life of a brine shrimp will be revealed during a park naturalist program Saturday at Antelope Island State Park.
"Life in the Brine" explores the world of these tiny pink critters who thrive in the Great Salt Lake. The program is from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the covered picnic area next to the Beach Pavilion.
Folks can collect some brine shrimp and find out why they are so important to the island's ecosystem.
Admission is $9 per vehicle. The park is west of Syracuse, off Interstate 15's Exit 332.
For more information, call (801) 721-9569.
Hot Flashes! open gardeners' market
LOGAN -- The Cache Valley Gardeners' Market opens for the season Saturday at Merlin Olsen Park, 200 E. 100 South.
The market runs 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through October 16. Produce and spring flowers will be featured, as well as homemade craft items.
Musical entertainment is offered each week; Saturday's artists are The Hot Flashes! of Logan.
Admission is free.
For more information, call (435) 755-3950 or visit www.gardenersmarket.org.
Anthropology museum celebrates its legacy
LOGAN -- The history of the Museum of Anthropology will be celebrated during "Transformation of a Dream" on Saturday.
Activities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. will highlight the museum's founding and an initiative to renovate Utah State University's historic Art Barn as a future home for the facility.
Tributes on founders and former museum directors will be featured, along with historical photographs of the Art Barn and a scavenger hunt for all ages.
Admission to the "Saturdays at the Museum" event is free.
The museum is in Room 252 of the Old Main Building, 500 N. 700 East. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
For more information, call (435) 797-7545.