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Morning Bird Tour » 9 a.m. Saturday, Antelope Island State Park, Syracuse. Meet park staff at the park entrance gate for a guided tour along the causeway looking for and identifying a variety of birds. No experience necessary. Bring binoculars if you have them. Admission $9 per vehicle. More information, 801-721-9569.

Evening Program: Owls! Super-Duper Mouse Traps » 7 p.m. Saturday, Antelope Island Visitors Center, Syracuse. Several species of owls call Antelope Island home. Come learn about these nocturnal hunters and the many adaptations that make them superb "mouse traps." Admission $9 per vehicle. More information, 801-721-9569.

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Great Salt Lake Audubon Bird Survey - Bluebird Boxes In Strawberry Valley » 8 a.m. Saturday, ShopKo, 2290 S. 1300 East. Birders should meet at the southeast corner of the ShopKo parking lot or 9:15 a.m. at the Strawberry Valley Visitor Center. The morning will be spent checking the boxes and recording the species using each box, and if there are eggs or young birds. Bring some food and GSLA will provide cold drinks. Call Jeanne or Ray at 801 532-7384 for more information.

Summer Yard Sale » 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 S. Highland Drive. Electronics, books, kids toys, clothing, garden equipment and furniture will be sold.

Downtown Farmers Market » 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 West. More than 250 vendors offering produce, baked goods, prepared foods, packaged foods and more. More information, www.slcfarmersmarket.org/.

Wasatch Farmers Market at Gardner Village » 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Gardner Village, 1100 West 7800 South, West Jordan. The market will be held every Saturday through Sept. 29. Live music, farm-fresh breakfast, 90-plus farmers, artists and more. More information, www.gardnervillage.com.

Farmers and Artists Market - Ogden Valley » 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Century 21 parking lot in Eden. More information, www.ovba.org/FAM/index.html.

2012 Utah Truck Driving Championship » 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Utah State Fairpark, 155 N. 1000 West. More than 100 of Utah’s best truck drivers will compete in nine divisions for a chance to compete at the national championships in August in Minneapolis. Admission free.

Dinosaur Train » 9:30 a.m. Saturdays in June, Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North. Children can track, collect data, learn conservation and explore their communities like on Jim Henson’s PBS animated series Dinosaur Train. On June 9 and 30, Dinosaur Train’s Buddy the T-Rex will pay a special visit to the library. More information, 801-594-8632.

Utah Theater tours » 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Utah Theater, 148 S. Main St. Utah Heritage Foundation docents will provide interesting historical and factual information during guided tours of the old Utah Theater. Built in 1919, the theater has been closed for more than two decades.


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Kaysville Orienteering » 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Kaysville Mountain Park, 1500 E. 650 North, Kaysville. Using map reading, navigation skills and speed, participants race on a set course. Events are free of charge and generally take an hour to complete. Instruction and compasses are available at the start point which is referenced on the website, www.o-utah.org.

Movie Night In The Park » 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Prospector Park, 10150 S. 2200 West, South Jordan. Keller Williams South Valley Realty-Parkway hosts, with a barbecue and the showing of the film "Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs."

"Mary Poppins" in the park » 8 p.m. Saturday, Lindsey Gardens, 9th Avenue and M Street. Admission free.

Jammin’ for Justice » 7 p.m. Sunday, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway St. Band members of this group all spent years in prison for crimes they did not commit and were later exonerated and freed by DNA evidence. They will play to benefit the Rocky Mountain Innocence Center, which works to exonerate people wrongly convicted of crimes. Tickets $40, available through www.arttix.org.

Urban Flea Market » 9 a.m.-3 p.m. second Sunday of each month through October, Washington Square, 451 S. State. The Urban Flea Market is an opportunity for attendees to shop, browse and enjoy the experience in downtown Salt Lake City. It will also provide a great community outlet for vendors to sell unwanted items. More information, http://www.fleamarketslc.com/.

Multiple Sclerosis Society Car Wash Fundraiser » 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, Harmons Bangerter Crossing, 125 E. 12800 South, Draper Harmons Bangerter Crossing will hold a free car or truck wash to benefit the Utah-Southern Idaho Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Davis County Symphony » 6 p.m. Sunday, Foxboro Regional Park, 1100 N. Skipton Drive, North Salt Lake. The Davis County Symphony will perform its Spring Concert, including "Russian Sailors Dance" by Gliere, "Suite in E flat by Holst," and "Time to Say Goodbye."

Birding Field Trip - Wasatch Mountain State Park » 8 a.m. Sunday, Wasatch Mountain State Park, Midway. Meet at the Soldier Hollow Grill for a birding hike. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water and snacks. Call 435 654-1791 for information. Admission, $5 per car.

Park Silly Sunday Market » 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 23, Historic Main Street, Park City. Vendors, free kids activities, gourmet food, live music, performers, farmer’s market, beer garden and more. More information, www.ParkSillySundayMarket.com.

Patriotic Musical Fireside » 7 p.m. Sunday, St. George Tabernacle, 18 S. Main St., St. George. The Southern Utah Heritage Choir and Visitors Center will present a patriotic, musical fireside. Featured speakers include WWII veteran Phil E. Squire and 1st Sgt. Kerry Shurtz of the Army National Guard. Admission free.

Far West Ski Association Film Fest » 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Preview three ski films at the very first Far West Film Fest. Reservations can be made by calling the theater box office at 801-689-8700 or by paying online (convenience and handling fees apply). All proceeds will be donated to Can Do MS, Women’s Ski Jumping USA, and Make a Hero. Tickets $12. More information, http://egyptiantheaterogden.com/node/101.

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