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storytime at the farm
Summer Storytime at the Farm Preschoolers

Join us in the "Milking Parlor" at Wheeler Farm for songs, stories and fun. Storytimes are free and open to the public. For preschoolers with an adult guardian. Wheeler Farm is located at 6351 S. 900 E.

  • Tuesday, July 14, 9:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, August 18, 9:00 a.m.
magic show
Every Hero Has a Story Elementary Ages

Will you be the hero of your story? Join professional magician Mike Hamilton as he presents his award-winning show, "The Magic of You." Experience the wonder and magic in each of us, with special guest Curious George.

  • Riverton LibraryJuly 6, 7:00 p.m.
  • Draper LibraryJuly 8, 3:00 p.m.
  • Magna LibraryJuly 11, 1:00
  • Bingham Creek LibraryAugust 3, 7:00 p.m.
  • South Jordan LibraryAugust 6, 6:30 p.m.
  • Herriman LibraryAugust 8, 11:00 a.m.
Escape the Ordinary Ballroom Dance Classes Adults

Learn East and West Coast swing dance moves popular in the 1940s and 50s from BallroomUtah at these lively events for adults. The Kearns Library event on August 11 will introduce you to rhumba/samba dancing.

  • West Valley LibraryJuly 16, 7:00
  • Whitmore LibraryAugust 5, 7:00 p.m.
  • South Jordan LibraryAugust 12, 7:00 p.m.
  • West Valley LibraryAugust 13, 7:00 p.m.
  • Kearns LibraryAugust 11, 7:00 p.m.
mad science super heroes
Science Behind Super Heroes Elementary Ages

Have you always wanted to be a super hero, but didn't think it was possible? Science can come to your rescue. Scientists are like super heroes that can make all kinds of things happen. Boys and girls can come see how.

  • Sandy LibraryJuly 6, 2:00 p.m.
  • Magna LibraryJuly 13, 7:00 p.m.
  • West Valley LibraryJuly 20, 7:00 p.m.
  • Holladay LibraryJuly 30, 3:00 p.m.
  • Riverton LibraryAugust 10, 7:00 p.m.
  • Bingham Creek LibraryAugust 17, 7:00 p.m.
mad science heroes
Heroes of Science Elementary Ages

This special Mad Science will present experiments from the heroes of science and the amazing discoveries they made that we use today. We will explore Newton's Laws, Bernouli's Principle, Tesla's experiments and more more. For girls and boys of elementary ages.

  • Sandy LibraryJune 29, 2:00 p.m.
  • Riverton LibraryJune 29, 7:00 p.m.
  • Millcreek LibraryJuly 9, 6:30 p.m.
  • Columbus LibraryJuly 15, 1:30 p.m.
  • West Jordan LibraryAugust 3, 7:00 p.m.
national symbol
Our National Symbol Elementary Ages

From money to uniforms the symbol of the bald eagle is seen on a daily basis in the United States. Girls and boys will learn how this bird became our national symbol, and meet the Ogden Nature Center's magnificent bald eagle.

  • Bingham Creek LibraryJune 29, 7:00 p.m.
  • Magna LibraryJuly 6, 7:00 p.m.
  • South Jordan LibraryJuly 13, 6:30 p.m.
  • Tyler LibraryJuly 28, 6:30 p.m.
No Girls Allowed Boys 7-11

Adventures, activities and action-packed fun geared just for guys! Join us for a great new theme each month based on books boys love. Check your neighborhood library's calendar to find fun events happening near you. For boys age 7-11.

Great Reads for Girls: A Mother-Daughter Book Group Girls 8-12

Join us for lively discussions, activities, friendship and fun! Visit your neighborhood library's calendar for a detailed schedule of book discussions and activities. For girls ages 8–12, accompanied by mom or other caring adult. No younger siblings please.