When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Where: Salt Lake County Library's Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan
Strings Attached Puppetry Festival • The Strings Attached Puppetry Festival features performances by the Cashore Marionettes and several local puppetry troupes and includes an exhibit of puppets plus a puppet playground where children can improvise their own puppet performances. Information, www.slcpl.org/events/view/2795/.
When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday
Where: Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South
Ted Ligety homecoming • U.S. Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety is coming home to Utah for two celebrations on Saturday. Park City Mountain Resort is hosting a welcome celebration Saturday morning. Olympic sponsor JCPenney is hosting a separate celebration 3 p.m. at Valley Fair Mall.