Festivals and Events

Storyteller brings tales of Latin Americans

Friday, April 18, 2014 OGDEN — Professional storyteller Rachel Hedman will captivate the audience at Children’s Day/Book Day at Weber County’s main library, 2464 Jefferson Ave.The free event, also called El Dia de los... more

Honor the planet at Earth Day festivities at Weber libraries

Friday, April 18, 2014 April 22, 1970, was the birth of the modern environmental movement and the beginning of what we now recognize as Earth Day.Forty-four years later, the branches of the Weber County Library welcome the... more

Songkran Festival this weekend in Layton

Friday, April 18, 2014 LAYTON — The public is invited to experience the Songkran Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 19, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, April 20.This Thai-Lao New Year celebration includes... more

Set your clocks to pre-1840 for Easter Rendezvous

Nancy Van Valkenburg Thursday, April 17, 2014 If you don’t show up at the Easter Rendezvous this weekend at Ogden’s Fort Buenaventura, your mountain friends will have to assume the worst.“In the fur trading era, if a man didn’t show up it was... more

Celebrate Earth Day at Ogden Nature Center

Thursday, April 17, 2014 OGDEN — Join the Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 19, in its annual festive celebration of Earth Day.Admission is $2 per person. Throughout the day the center... more

Here’s an egg, there’s a egg ... hunts abound

Morgan Briesmaster Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Here comes Peter Cotton Tail, and the Top of Utah wants to celebrate.On April 19 you can find Easter egg hunts of all sorts scattered throughout the area.Brigham CityFrom 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. the Easter... more

Watch for visitors beyond the grave at Antelope Island

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 ANTELOPE ISLAND — If you are a ghost hunter, stop by Antelope Island State Park’s Fielding Garr Ranch on Friday, April 18.At 9 p.m. participants will meet with a park naturalist to watch for visitors... more

Enjoy a week's worth of library festivities

Monday, April 14, 2014 April 13-19 is National Library Week, and the Brigham City and Weber County libraries have many activities planned at various locations to celebrate and highlight the role of libraries in the... more

Play with physics on Science Saturday

Friday, April 11, 2014 OGDEN — Science Saturday will be held at the Weber State University’s Ott Planetarium from noon to 5 p.m. April 12.Find star shows in the Ott Planetarium and hands-on physics activities in the Museum... more

Save Saturday for Sense of Wonder Day

Friday, April 11, 2014 BRIGHAM CITY — The Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge on Saturday, April 12, will host Sense of Wonder Day.Free opportunities will include a puppet show (10:15 a.m.); a live owl presentation at 11 a.m... more