ZAP Kids Summer Passport Week 3
Posted By Salt Lake County ZAP
June 13, 2017
Wondering what to do this week to get out and explore? You can visit any of these destination to earn stamps in your ZAP Kids Summer Passport from June 13-20. Destinations are free unless otherwise noted. And don't forget to document your passport adventures using #exploreZAP. We will be highlighting our favorites on ZAP's Instagram !
Take a backstage tour
Tuesday, June 13 | 10 AM - 1 PM Eccles Theatre
Wednesday, June 14 | 10 AM - 1 PM
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Tuesday, June 20 | 2 PM - 4 PM Capitol Theatre
Salt Lake County Center for the Arts will be hosting backstage tours for explorers every hour on the hour at three different venues this week. Meet in the lobby by the ticket office. Present your passport for a stamp!
Rock out to a concert in the park
Friday, June 16 | 6:30 PM Midvale City Park
Midvale Arts Council is presenting free summer concerts on Friday evenings with activities provided by the Boys & Girls Club, Copperview Community Center and the local library. Enjoy performances by Gem Star Dance and Incenido on June 16.
Experience art and science at the library
Tuesday, June 13 | 2:30 PM
Enjoy some improv with Youth Theatre at the U as they bring their KAZUM JACKSON'S HILARIOUS PLAGUE improvisation troupe to play creative and imaginative games with the audience.
Wednesday, June 14 | 11 AM - 2 PM
Participate in a drop-in, BioBlitz activity with Natural History Museum of Utah . Bioblitz is an interactive citizen-science program where you can learn how to participate in scientific research by making your own observations right in your backyard.
Thursday, June 15 | 4:30 PM
Join Bad Dog Arts for art activities inspired by beloved children's books. FREE
Saturday, June 17 | 10:15 AM Hunter Library
Enjoy a youth performance by Salty Cricket Composers Collective El Sistema students, including repertoire of folk and classical music.
Monday, June 19 | 6 PM - 7:30 PM Riverton Library
The Loveland Living Planet Aquarium will travel to you for this fun and educational presentation. Get up close and personal with a few live animal guests and learn about our environment.
Tuesday, June 20 | 1:30 PM Hunter Library
Learn to create funny monsters in the Line Monster Game with Visual Art Institute ! Using only pencils and sharpies, kids will create their own unique and colorful monsters all while playing an immersive game. FREE
Destinations you can visit all summer long
Earn stamps at any of these locations throughout the summer.
Conservation Garden Park is open to the public free of charge. Come walk through a water pipe, learn to make compost or identify plants. Explore the Garden any day of the summer and get a stamp in your passport! Garden hours are from 8 AM to 8 PM, Monday through Saturday.
Visit Discovery Gateway Children's Museum and explore educational workshops, programs and exhibits that inspire the whole family to discover the power of play together. Present your passport for $2 off the price of admission.
The Empress Theatre supports local talent to provide family-oriented fun for Magna and its surrounding areas. This summer's shows are Peter and the Starcatcher and Honk Junior. If you present the ZAP Kids Summer Passport to the box office, you will get in free with the purchase of an adult ticket ($12).
The Leonardo is a museum of creativity! Inside, you can discover the wonder of FLIGHT in their newest exhibit, delve into the mind-bending wonder of our exhibit on PERCEPTION, unleash your inner artist, scientist or engineer in one of our three hands-on laboratories, and even be moved by the exhibits in our Human Rights Gallery. Whatever you're interested in, The Leonardo will spark creativity and help you discover a whole new way to see the world. Present your passport for $2 off the price of admission.
Mundi Project offers free weekly group piano lessons for beginners of all ages. Drop in for hands-on music instruction at Salt Lake Public Library-Glendale, every Saturday beginning June 10 from 11 AM to 12 PM.
The Off Broadway Theatre offers original family-friendly comedies and musical parodies for parents and kids alike. This summer's shows are Pirates of the Carabeener, The Marx Brothers in A Night at the Imperial, and Utahoma! Present the passport and each member of the family will receive a $2 discount off the regular (Adult, Student/Senior, or Child) price.
Preservation Utah will provide children with a scavenger hunt of the art and architecture of Memory Grove Park. Passport stamp and scavenger hunt can be picked up at the Memorial House (375 North Canyon Road, Monday through Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM).
Salty Cricket Composers Collective offers El Sistema Summer Camps that empower young people to become effective citizens. Mention your passport when you call or email to reserve your spot at the camp to get 15% off one week's tuition. Bring your passport on the first day of camp for a stamp.
Tracy Aviary has more than 135 species and 400 individual birds on display. Guests are encouraged to wander its 8 acres and appreciate the different colors, sizes and sounds of our feathered friends. Present your passport at the gate for a $2 discount on the price of admission.
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