Here's a list of selected family activities. Look here each week.
Gale Center of History and Culture, 10300 S. Beckstead Lane, South Jordan, will host "Terrific Tuesday With G.I. Matt," Jan. 24, 6 p.m. Admission is free (801-254-3048 or www.galecenter.org)
Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. Highway 89, Logan, will host the Backcountry Film Festival, Jan. 24, 6:30 p.m. All the films in the festival will highlight winter recreation activities. Admission is $10. (435-755-3239 or www.logannature.org)
Davis High School, 325 S. Main, Kaysville, will host an ADHD seminar for parents and teachers, Jan. 26, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Registration is required ([email protected])
Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden, will host the Jordan World Circus, Jan. 27, 7 p.m.; Jan. 28, 3 and 7 p.m.; and Jan. 29, 1 and 5 p.m. Admission is $12-$16. (801-399-8798 or www.co.weber.ut.us/gsec/calendar.php)
Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., will host "Lunch With a Keeper," Jan. 28, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Guests ages 6-10 are invited to attend with an adult to learn about cats. Admission is $40 per adult-child pair and includes lunch. (801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org)
Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 S. West Temple, will host "The Do's and Don'ts of a Showbiz Parent," a workshop with Christina Aguilera's mother, Shelly Kearns, Jan. 28, 1-2:15 p.m. Admission is $25 per parent, and reservations are required. (801-495-3262)
Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, will host multiple activities in honor of National Girls and Women in Sports Day, Jan. 28, 2-5:30 p.m. A total of 16 different activities ranging from hip-hop dancing to volleyball. Registration is $10 per participant. (801-832-2862 or www.westminstercollege.edu/NGWSD)
Bountiful/Davis Art Center, 745 S. Main, Bountiful, has re-opened its Jean Madsen Children's Center. The center offers hands-on activities teaching children about the elements of art. (801-292-0367 or www.bdac.org)
Lehi Arts Center, 685 N. Center, Lehi, is accepting registration for its winter workshops for children. A variety of classes will be offered, including musical theater, guitar and art classes. Visit www.LehiCityArts.com or call 801-369-8806 for additional information or to register.
Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, will offer free admission every Wednesday through February. (801-596-8500 or www.tracyaviary.org)
LIBRARIES AND BOOKSTORES
Magna Library, 2675 S. 8950 West, will show "Rango," Jan. 23, 6 p.m. The library will also host an animal program, Jan. 28, 1 p.m.
Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, will host a family movie night, Jan. 23, 7 p.m. The library will also host a "Diary of a Whimpy Kid," activity, Jan. 26, 4:15 p.m.
Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, will host "Whizgiggle Puppets: Fantastic Fairy Tales for Funny Folks," Jan. 23, 7 p.m., and Jan. 28, 4 p.m.
Riverton Library, 12877 S. 1830 West Road, Riverton, will host a magic show, Jan. 23, 7 p.m.
West Jordan Library, 1970 W. 7800 South, will host "Pajama Time," Jan. 23, 7 p.m. The library will also host a speed stacking activity, Jan. 25, 4 p.m.
Ruth Vine Tyler Library, 8041 South Wood Street, Midvale, will offer a drop-in packing peanut snowman craft, Jan. 24, 2 p.m. The library will also host a family movie night, Jan. 25, 6:30 p.m., and a writing workshop for teens, Jan. 28, 3 p.m.
Kearns Library, 5350 S. 4220 West, will host knitting for teens, Jan. 24, 3 p.m.
Sandy Library, 10100 South Petunia Way, will show "Kung Fu Panda 2," Jan. 26, 4 p.m.
Bingham Creek Library, 4834 W. 9000 South, will show "Captain America: The First Avenger" for teens, Jan. 26, 6:30 p.m.
Columbus Library, 2530 S. 500 East, will host "The Three Wishes Puppet Show," Jan. 27, 10:45 a.m.
West Valley Library, 2880 W. 3650 South, will show "Alice in Wonderland," Jan. 27, 3 p.m.
Herriman Library, 5380 W. Herriman Main, Herriman, will host a teen read-a-thon and board game lock-in party, Jan. 27, 7 p.m.
Taylorsville Library, 4870 S. 2700 West, will show "Dolphin Tale," Jan. 28, 10:30 p.m.
Smith Library, 810 E. 3300 South, will host "Trashbusters," Jan. 28, 11 a.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
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, Monday-Saturday, 300 N. Main, Salt Lake City, free (801-532-6479 or www.dupinternational.org)
The Living Planet, Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., 725 E. 10600 South (801-355-3474 or www.thelivingplanet.com)
Clark Planetarium, 100 S. 400 West, many activities are free (801-456-7827 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)
Wheeler Historic Farm, Monday-Saturday, 10 A.M.-4 P.M., 6351 S. 900 East (801-264-2241 Or www.wheelerfarm.com)
Utah Museum of Natural History, 1390 S. Presidents Circle, first Monday of the month is free (801-581-4303 or www.umnh.com)
Please submit event listings to [email protected] before 5 p.m. on Thursday.