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


Seamus, Sounds of September, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Day-Riverside Library (524-8234 or

American Heritage Festival, Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Midvale City Park, 445 W. 6th Ave. (7500 South), free (262-7288 or

Oktoberfest, Saturday-Sunday, noon-6 p.m., Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort

Elephant Circus Walk, Discovery Gateway, 444 W. 100 South, Wednesday, noon-4 p.m. (456-5437 or

Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, Wednesday-Sunday, times vary, EnergySolutions Arena (325-2000 or

Sego Festival #3, Friday and Saturday, Radisson Hotel, 215 W. South Temple, for times call 531-7500 or

Library Square Festival of Science and Art, Saturday, noon-5 p.m., 210 E. 400 South (524-8200 or

Get Bewitched, today-Oct. 31, Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South (566-8903 or


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

[email protected] Library, Sweet Library, Saturday, 1 p.m., ages 13-19 (524-8234 or

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

Monday Night Storytime, Monday, 7 p.m., Main Library (524-8234 or

Dog Day Afternoons, Saturday, 1 p.m., Main Library and Day-Riverside Library (524-8234 or

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

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 (

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, W. 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 (


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

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

Pioneer Memorial Museum, Monday-Saturday, 300 N. Main, Salt Lake City, 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, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 6351 S. 900 East (www

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

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