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Kids get into Olympic spirit at Discovery Gateway

Published: Monday, Aug. 31 2015 2:40 p.m. MDT

Finley Morris, 3, paints an Olympic flag during Olympic Inspiration Day at Discovery Gateway: The Childrens Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News) Finley Morris, 3, paints an Olympic flag during Olympic Inspiration Day at Discovery Gateway: The Childrens Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)

Utah families got into the Olympic spirit Saturday at Olympic Inspiration Day, a special event hosted by Discovery Utah: The Children's Museaum of Utah. During the event, children had a chance to chat with former Olympians – including Paralympian Chris Waddell – make Olympic flags and torches and receive their own medal for completing a kid-sized obstacle course.

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