Family activities calendar

Deseret News

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 12 2013 8:06 p.m. MST

Here's a list of selected family activities.

> SPECIAL EVENTS

Wild Wednesday: Wild Romance: A Valentine's Day Special, Feb. 13, 3:45 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, $4 for adults, $3 for senior citizens over 55, $2 for children (801-621-7595 or www.ogdennaturecenter.org)

Scout Saturday, Feb. 16, 9-11:45 a.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, $5 per Scout (801-621-7595 or www.ogdennaturecenter.org)

"Puppetales," Feb. 16, 11 a.m., SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $3 for ages three and older (801-225-2787 or www.scera.org)

World of Puppetry Museum, Feb. 16, 2-5 p.m., Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, free (435-723-0740 or www.bcfineartscenter.org)

The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, Feb. 16, 6-8 p.m., Tree House Museum, 347 E. 22nd St., Ogden, $15 (801-394-9663 or www.treehousemuseum.org)

> LIBRARIES

Murray Library, 166 E. 5300 South, will host "The Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover," featuring "Love Your Teddy Storytime," Feb. 15, 10:30 a.m.; "Stuffed Animal Drop-off," Feb. 15, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Stuffed Animal Pick-up and Slideshow, Feb. 16, noon-2 p.m.

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, will host "Read with a Cat," Feb. 16, 1-3 p.m.

Kearns Library, 5350 S. 4220 West, Kearns, will host "Wild Wednesday for Kids: Bubble Blast," Feb. 13, 4 p.m.

Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, Taylorsville, will host "Be Our Valentine," Feb. 14, all day.

Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, Taylorsville, will host a Saturday Movie Matinee screening of "The Odd Life of Timothy Green," Feb. 16, 10:30 a.m.

Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray-Holladay Road, will host "Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory Game," Feb. 16, 11 a.m.

Bingham Creek Library, 4834 W. 9000 South, West Jordan, will host a Movie Matinee screening of "Frankenweenie," Feb. 16, 2 p.m.

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will host "The Princess and the Frog Puppet Show," Feb. 19, 11:15 a.m.

Whitmore Library, 2197 E. Fort Union Blvd., will host "Zumba for Kids," Feb. 19, 4:15 p.m.

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will host "The Science of Seuss," Feb. 19, 7 p.m.

> ONGOING ATTRACTIONS

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.-6 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.clark planetarium.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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