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Family friendly activities

By Reporter

Deseret News

Published: Sunday, March 25 2012 3:17 p.m. MDT

Here's a list of selected family activities.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Kingsbury Hall, U., will host the University of Utah Youth Theatre's "There's a Monster in My Closet," March 29-30, 7 p.m., and March 31, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students 18 and younger (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. Highway 90, Logan, will host a free spring celebration, March 31, 1-4 p.m. (435-755-3239 or www.logannature.org)

Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville, will host a community and family night, April 2, 6-8 p.m. (801-489-2727 or www.smofa.org)

The Living Planet Aquarium, 725 E. 10600 South, is asking the public to help name three new male river otters. Ballots will contain a list of five pre-screened sets of names. Votes must be cast before April 15. One winner will be determined by a random drawing among all entries of the winning sets of names. (801-355-3474 or www.thelivingplanet.com)

LIBRARIES

AND BOOKSTORES

Sandy Library, 10100 S. Petunia Way, will show "Footloose" for teens, March 26, 4 p.m., and "Stetson, Street Dog of Park City" for families, March 29, 7 p.m. The library will also host "Let's Play: Introduction of Brass Instruments," March 26, 7 p.m., and an egg decorating activity and hunt, March 29, 4 p.m.

Kearns Library, 5350 S. 4220 West, will host "Easter Magic," March 26, 7 p.m. The library will also host a knitting class for teens, March 27, 3 p.m.

Bingham Creek Library, 4834 W. 9000 South, will host a family movie night, March 26, 7 p.m.

Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, will show "The Muppets," March 26, 7 p.m.

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will show "Puss in Boots," March 26, 7 p.m. The library will also host a teen space scavenger hunt, March 31, 8 a.m.

Hunter Library, 4740 W. 4100 South, will host "Harvest Home Celtic Music," March 29, 7 p.m.

Ruth Vine Tyler Library, 8041 S. Wood St., Midvale, will host a teen gaming activity, March 30, 3:30 p.m.

Herriman Library, 5380 W. Herriman Main, Herriman, will host a teen Mad Hatter and March Hare tea party and movie lock-in, March 30, 7 p.m. The library will also host a star party, March 30, 8 p.m.

South Jordan Library, 10673 S. Redwood Road, will host a LEGO party, March 31, 1:30 p.m.

Storytime, Fridays, 11 a.m., Museum of Peoples and Cultures, 700 N. 100 East, Provo (801-422-0020 or mpc.byu.edu)

Kids' Corner Storytime, Saturdays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 5249 S. State, Murray, free (www.bn.com)

Storytime, Tuesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1104 E. 2100 South, free (www.bn.com)

Preschool Storytime, Wednesdays, 10 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 10180 S. State, Sandy, free; also Bedtime Storytime, Fridays, 7 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

Small Fry Storytime, Wednesdays, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 7157 Plaza Center Drive, West Jordan, free; also Pajama Storytime, Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

Pajama Party Storytime, Thursdays, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7119 S. 1300 East, Midvale, free; also Greatest Storytime in Town, Saturdays, 1 p.m., free (www.bn.com)

Puppet Storytime, second Friday of each month, Brigham City Arts Center, 58 S. 100 W., Brigham City.

Please submit event listings to features@desnews.com before 5 p.m. on Thursday.

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