Weekend Express: Pond skimming, AutoRama, Snowflake Festival
When: 3-10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday
Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy
Admission: $16 adults, $5 children 6-12, children 5 and under free
Kids Science Palooza » How does gravity work? What makes a rocket fly? How many ants live in one colony? Learn the answers to these questions and many more through activities, experiments, and demonstrations. Information, provocityevents.blogspot.com/.
When: Noon-3 p.m. Saturday
Where: Provo Recreation Center, 320 W. 500 North, Provo
Admission: $4 (adults get in free with a paid child, children 2 and under free)
Wasatch Community Gardens Workshop Series » This workshop is on beginning organic gardening. Topics include: healthy soil, crop rotation, compost basics, natural pest control, crop diversity, companion planting, and when and what to plant. Advance registration suggested, wasatchgardens.org.
When: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday
Where: Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South
Admission: $10, or you can waive the fee by selecting the $0.00 scholarship option
HawkWatch International raptor ID » This program will focus on the most common raptors in Utah, including how to spot raptors from all angles, spatial distribution and population trends. Call to reserve a seat. 801-683-8361 or www.feedthebirdsandmore.com.
When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Where: 197 S. 500 West, Bountiful