ZAP Kids Summer Passport Week 4
Posted By Salt Lake County ZAP
June 21, 2017
How many stamps have you earned so far, and are you ready to earn more? This is a big week with lots of opportunities to earn stamps. Learn more about where you can visit, June 20-27. Destinations are free unless otherwise noted.
A little bit of everything
Thursday - Sunday, June 22-25 | 12 PM - 11 PM Library Square, Downtown SLC
Utah Arts Festival is free to children 12 and under. Experience live music, visual arts, literary arts and more during the 4 day festival. Present your passport at the Children's Art Yard Headquarters Tent to get a stamp during your visit.
Experience music & theatre
Opening Friday, June 23 | 7:30 PM Empress Theatre
The Empress Theatre supports local talent to provide family-oriented fun for Magna and its surrounding areas. Peter and the Starcatcher runs from June 23-July 8. 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).
Friday, June 23 | 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 Shawn Zumbrunnen and Joshua Creek on June 23.
Saturday, June 24 | 3 PM Whitmore Library
Experience a performance by musicians from the Park City Chamber Music Society/Beethoven Festival. The festival is presenting its 34th summer season and will bring together outstanding classical solo artists from around the world to perform.
Tuesday, June 27 | 10:30 AM
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.
Craft your own creation
Thursday, June 22 | 6:30 PM Millcreek 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.
Tuesday, June 27 | 2 PM West Valley Library
Create your own mini piñata and learn about its origins with Artes de México en Utah! Supplies will be provided for this bilingual visual arts workshop.
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 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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