Festivals and Events

Clearfield library branch selling used books, more

Thursday, February 7, 2013 CLEARFIELD — Love books? Give yourself an early Valentine’s gift.The Davis County Library is holding a book sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at its North branch.The sale of used books —... more

Bear River bird refuge celebrates Bald Eagle Day

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — America’s favorite feathered creature is spotlighted during Bald Eagle Day events Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.The refuge is offering games, crafts, trivia... more

Layton hosts 12th Valentine’s Dance

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 LAYTON — Layton City Family Recreation’s Valentine’s Day gift isn’t a dozen roses — it’s a dozen dances. The program has hosted a dance every February for the past 11 years, so this year’s dance... more

Guided bird walk, Mushroom Springs hike on agenda at Antelope Island

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — Walkers and hikers can take part in two outings at Antelope Island State Park this weekend.A guided bird walk begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the visitor center. Park staff... more

Logan-area snowshoe adventure focuses on animal tracking

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 LOGAN — Look for animal tracks in the snow during the next Snowshoe Saturday, sponsored by the Stokes Nature Center.No experience is necessary to venture out on snowshoes during the 10 a.m. to noon... more

‘Nature Is for Lovers’ features wine, treats

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 OGDEN — Instead of the usual flowers and candy for Valentine’s Day, how about getting wild with wine and desserts?“Nature Is for Lovers,” a special Valentine’s program, starts at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb.... more

Opera guild hosts 25th Chocolate Affaire

Monday, February 4, 2013 OGDEN — Indulge your sweet tooth and listen to operatic and harp music as the Ogden Opera Guild hosts its annual Chocolate Affaire on Feb. 9 at St. Joseph High School. This is the 25th anniversary of... more

Davis County Library gives away magazines

Monday, February 4, 2013 DAVIS COUNTY — Looking for fun craft ideas and recipes, or ways to beautify your home or improve your garden? Maybe you want to dig deeper into serious issues, get fit, or just pass the time.... more

Escape your winter funk by exploring chocolate at USU

Thursday, January 31, 2013 LOGAN — Chocolate is in the spotlight — and hopefully it won’t melt — at Utah State University’s Museum of Anthropology.The next “Saturdays at the Museum” activity, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday,... more

Polar plunges support Special Olympics

Thursday, January 31, 2013 Dozens of folks will be “freezin’ for a reason” as Special Olympics Utah hosts its first Polar Plunge at Pineview Reservoir on Saturday, Feb. 2.The lake diving will begin at 11 a.m. at Cemetery Point... more