Weekend Express: Sword fighting, sheep shearing and more

First Published      Last Updated Apr 11 2014 07:36 pm

Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers. For more event listings, visit www.sltrib.com/entertainment. Sports listings can be found here.

What a Woman Wants Expo • Vendors and booths offering makeovers, skin care, home decor, health and wellness, jewelry, clothing, purses and more. Information, www.whatawomanwantsshow.com/.

When: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday

Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy

Admission: $5 for a weekend pass, kids 5 and under free, seniors half price

Lamb and Wool Festival • Learn about fiber arts and lambs through games, crafts and demonstrations; watch as sheep are sheared and wool is spun into yarn. Information, www.thanksgivingpoint.org.

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Thanksgiving Point Farm Country, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

Admission: $7

Sword fighting competition • Watch as members of the United Clans Swordsman Association compete in the Long sword, Short Sword, Dagger, and unarmed fighting and defense. More information, www.theucsa.com.

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Liberty Park, east side, near the large stone fireplace

Admission: Free

Sense of Wonder Day • Celebrate Earth Day with family-friendly activities that will include a train ride, hands-on junior ranger exploration, puppet show, outdoor photography class, crafts, films, live critters and more. Information, www.fws.gov/refuge/bear_river_migratory_bird_refuge/

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