Liz Martin, Deseret News
The Parthenon Dancers perform during the Greek Festival in Salt Lake City in 2007.

LIBRARIES AND BOOKSTORES

The Stitch Effect, Main Library level 4, first Thursday of each month, 7- 8:30 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Stop-Motion Animation Workshop for Teens, Main Library Canteena, Thursdays, 3-5 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Game @ Your Library, Main Library Canteena, Saturday, 1 p.m., ages 13-19 (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Book Baby, Chapman Library, Monday, 11 a.m.; Anderson-Foothill Library, Tuesday, 10 a.m.: Main Library, Wednesday, 11 a.m. (524-8234; www.slcpl.org)

Monday Night Storytime, Main Library, Monday, 7 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Dog Day Afternoons, Main Library, Saturday, 1 p.m.; Day-Riverside Library, Saturday, 1 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

Read to Me, I'll Read to You, Chapman Library, Wednesday, 4 p.m. (524-8234 or www.slcpl.org)

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

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

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

Small Fry Storytime, Wednesday, 11 a.m., free; Pajama Storytime, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., free, Barnes & Noble, 7157 Plaza Center Drive, W. Jordan, www.bn.com)

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

CONCERTS AND FESTIVALS

Murray Acoustic Music Festival, Monday, 6 p.m., Murray Arts, 495 E. 5900 South, $5 and kids younger than 12 free (264-2614)

Opera Under the Stars, Friday, 8:30 p.m., Gallivan Canter, 239 S. Main St., (535-6110)

Lahpah Fest, Sunday, noon-10 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St., $8 (535-6110)

2008 Greek Festival, Thursday-Sunday, Holy Trinity Cathedral Greek Orthodox Church, 279 S. 300 West, $3

ONGOING ATTRACTIONS

Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8 adults, $6 children and senior citizens

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

Farmers Market, Pioneer Park, 300 South and 300 West, Salt Lake City, every Saturday, through October, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free (downtownslc.org/events/farmersmarket/farmersmarketinfo.htm)

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

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

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

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

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

Museum of Natural History, 1390 S. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, first Monday of every month is free (www.umnh.com)


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