Family friendly activities

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Published: Sunday, June 17 2012 3:00 p.m. MDT

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will host "Creatures of the Night," June 18, 7 p.m.

Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, will host "Puppet Players Present: The Lion and the Mouse," June 19, noon.

Columbus Library,2530 S. 500 East, will host "Magic Mike: Magic with a Message," June 19, 1:30 p.m.

Murray Library, 166 E. 5300 South, Murray, will host "Wiggle Worms," Tuesdays and Wednesdays from June 19-July 25, 11:15-11:45 a.m.; "Jammy Time," every Thursday from June 21-July 26, 7-7:30 p.m.

Sprague Library, 2131 S. Highland Dr., will host "Mad Science," June 19, 2 p.m.

Kearns Library, 5350 S, 4220 West, will host "Dream Big with Science! Read!" June 19, 2 p.m.

Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray-Holladay Road, will host a "Star Wars Carnival," June 20, 2-4 p.m.

Sandy Library, 10100 S. Petunia Way, will host "Dream Big with Science! Read!," June 20, 2 p.m.

Whitmore Library, 2197 E. Fort Union Blvd., will host a "Mad Tea Party," June 20, 3-4:30 p.m.

Taylorsville Library,4870 S. 2700 West, Taylorsville, will host a fairytale scavenger hunt, June 22, all day.

Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, will host "Dinosaur Train!" every Saturday in June, 9:30 a.m.

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.


This Is the Place Heritage Park, 2601 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., (801-582-1847, www.thisistheplace.org)

Pioneer Memorial Museum, 300 N. Main, Monday-Saturday, Salt Lake City, free (801-532-6479 or www.dupinternational.org)

The Living Planet Aquarium, 725 E. 10600 South, Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (801-355-3474 or www.thelivingplanet.com)

Clark Planetarium, 100 S. 400 West, many activities are free (801-456-7827 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)

Utah Museum of Natural History, 301 Wakara Way; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesdays until 9 p.m. (801-587-5787 or nhmu.utah.edu)

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

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