Join us for this unique experience! An almost total solar eclipse (93% coverage). Learn about solar eclipses, do a solar craft, and watch the eclipse with special viewing glasses. For the whole family.
Free stories, music, and learning activities for children from infancy through five years of age. Registration is not required. Infant to 3 years and 4 to 5 years, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Please call (801) 337-2670 for more information. Find out what we are learning about today!
FANCon is back and bigger than ever. Experience fan-centric panels on popular television and anime. Enjoy the laugh fest of the Absoludicrous Utah Improv Troupe. Test your cosplay skills in our cosplay contest. Participate in legendary crafts and action-packed games on the lawn. Meet local artists Chris Bodily, Romina Jones, Steve Stones and Vanessa Colunga.
Patrick Vier has been singing since before he could speak at the tender age of three years old! He taught himself to play guitar so he could perform his own songs and has over 300 to choose from. His folk Americana style has been compared to Bob Dylan, and he is gaining recognition in northern Utah. In 2011 he won first prize in “Ogden Valley’s Got Talent” and is currently in the studio working on his first full-length CD entitled A Bluebird Smile.
This local group has played their fusion of traditional Irish/Scottish and rock music all over Northern Utah. The Dunmore Lasses have also provided original music for local film projects and have their self-produced CDs available for purchase at all their shows.
Kenshin Taiko was founded by Laura Olson and Denise Nakashima, following the teachings of the Kenny Endo Taiko Dojo in Hawaii. Taiko refers to traditional Japanese drums and performances by those trained in the art form. The drumming is both rhythmic and energetic, performed by drummers who really put on a show!
Did you know watercolor comes in easy-to-use pencils now? This no-mess medium allows you to be creative anywhere without having to haul around paints, brushes, easels, pallets, or even water. Using pencils allows you to create fine detail with ease while also allowing you to cover large areas with vibrant color. Discover this revolutionary way to paint with watercolor! Space is limited so please call Amanda at 801-377-2670 to sign up. Ages 18 and above.
Acrylic paint is the most versatile paint on the market, capable of doing any project from crafts to fine art. This paint comes in thousands of vibrant, fun colors and works on canvas, paper, wood, and many other surfaces. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned artist, don’t miss this fun class that is sure to inspire your creative side! Space is limited so please call Amanda at 801-377-2670 to sign up. Ages 18 and above.
Join local authors Sarah E. Boucher and Jo Ann Schneider for a writing workshop and book signing. Boucher takes classic fairy tale stories like Beauty and the Beast and twists them into something new. Her two books, Becoming Beauty and Midnight Sisters, will be available for purchase at the event. Jo Ann Schneider, author of New Sight, Babes in Spyland and the Jagged Scars series, will join Boucher for this literary evening.
Ah, the sounds of summer: birds chirping, sprinklers sprinkling, kids playing, and the musical tinkling of wind chimes! Think you can only buy those chimes at the store? Think again! Make your own with objects around the house, old keys, cookie cutters, mis-matched spoons, bottle caps, and even old biscuit tins. Bring them in and we will show you how to turn them into magic. Space is limited so please call Amanda at 801-377-2670 to sign up. Ages 18 and above.