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Kevin Coster and Gaby Hoffmann in "Field of Dreams," which can be seen Friday at Churchill Junior.

The following is a list of family-friendly activities. Look here each Monday.


Hidden Hollow Hideout, Main Library, Monday, 2 p.m.; Anderson-Foothill Library, Tuesday, 2 p.m., (

"James and The Giant Peach" Screening: Day-Riverside Library, Wednesday, 2 p.m. (

"Eric Herman in Concert: Cool Bug Tunes For Kids" Main Library, Saturday, 2 p.m. (

Game @ Your Library, Sweet Library, Saturday, 1-3 p.m. Ages 13-19, "Guitar Hero" and "Dance Dance Revolution" (

Paper Airplane Contest, Day-Riverside Library, Saturday, 11 a.m. (

Bugologist Show, Anderson-Foothill Library, Monday, 2 p.m.; Sprague Library, Monday, 7 p.m. (

Kids' Corner Storytime, Monday, 11 a.m., free, and Super Saturday, Saturday, 11 a.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 5249 S. State, Murray (

Storytime, Tuesday and Friday, 11 a.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 1104 E. 2100 South, Salt Lake City (

Preschool Storytime, Wednesday, 10 a.m., free; Bedtime Storytime, Friday, 7 p.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 10180 S. State, Sandy (

Small Fry Storytime, Wednesday, 11 a.m., free; Pajama Storytime, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 7157 Plaza Center Drive, West Jordan (

Pajama Party Storytime, Thursday, 7 p.m., free; Greatest Storytime in Town, Saturday, 1 p.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 7119 S. 1300 East, Midvale (


Summer Movie Clubhouse, Jordan Landing, Sandy 9, Valley Fair, 10, shows for $5 (

"The Muppet Movie," part of the Friday Night Flicks, Friday, 9 p.m., Lindsey Gardens, 9th Avenue & "M" Street, free (

"Field of Dreams," Millcreek Movie Night, Churchill Junior High, 3450 E. Oakview Drive, Friday, 8:30 p.m., free (


Michael "Boots" Robinson, Cowboy Music and Poetry, Tuesday, noon, Murray Park, free (264-2614)

Eastern Arts, Dance and Music, Friday, 2 p.m., Murray Park, free (264-2614)

"Footloose" Murray Park Amphitheater, July 25-31, 8 p.m., Murray Park , (264-26140)

Jazz on the Plaza, The Gateway, Thursdays in June & July, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., free (456-2000 )

Marv Hamilton, Blues and Red rock, Anderson-Foothill Library, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., (

Historic Scavenger Hunt for Families, Gardner Village, 7800 S. 1100 West, July 131, (566-8903)

Beehive Band, Utah Arts Council, Liberty Park, Monday, 7 p.m., free (236-7555 or

The Days of '47 KSL Parade, Starts at South Temple and Main Street, Thursday, 9 a.m., free (243-4004)

International Culturefest, Gallivan Center, 239 Main, Wednesday, 6 p.m., free (514-5141)

Deseret News Marathon / 10k/ 5k/ Fitness Walk, Thursday, 5:30 a.m., Register to participate at


Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8 adults, $6 children and senior citizens, ice block day on July 19

This Is the Place Heritage State Park, 2601 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8 adults, $6 children and senior citizens, pioneer buildings, crafts, activities, petting zoo, Pioneer Heritage Days July 24-26

Farmers Market, Pioneer Park, 300 South and 300 West, Salt Lake City, every Saturday, June 14 through October, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free (

Bird Show, Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, free (

Pioneer Memorial Museum, 300 N. Main, Salt Lake City, Monday-Saturday, free (532-6479 or

The Living Planet, Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 725 E. 10600 South (

Clark Planetarium, 100 South and 400 West, many activities are free (801-456-7827 or

Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 S. 900 East, Salt Lake City, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (

Museum of Natural History, 1390 S. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, First Monday of every month is free (

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