Start things off on Thursday w/ Valentine's projects with the kids (for ages three to four) at Thanksgiving Point. Then, show them how much you love them w/ tix to new plays at The Children's Theatre, Off Broadway or Kingsbury Hall.
Too much little-kid stuff? Teens can meet five of their favorite young-adult authors at the Main Library on Saturday for the Breathless Reads National Book Tour.
Will you be my Valentine? Projects, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Thanksgiving Point has all the materials for you and your kid to create the coolest Valentine's crafts. Tutition also includes instruction and treats for one kid and one adult. Register now.
Farm Country, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi 801-768-2300, click here for more info
The Tall Tales of Pecos Bill
Pecos Bill rides a tornado, uses a rattler for his lasso and was raised by a pack of coyotes! Tall tale? see for yourself this weekend.
Here's the full schedule for Pecos Bill at the Children's Theatre:
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26
7 p.m. Friday, March 4 1 p.m. Saturday, March 5 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 5
The Children's Theatre, 237 S. State Street, SLC 801-532-6000, click here for tix
Phantom of the OBT
This one IS a love story, so you can either take the whole family or just your Valentine. Strange deaths occur when someone doesn't follow the Phantom's orders, meanwhile an SLC finds love with a return missionary. A parody of Phantom of the Opera written by local writer, producer and director Eric Jensen.
Shows Feb. 11-March 19 every Monday, Friday and Saturday (including Valentine's Day).
Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main Street, SLC 801-355-4628, click here for tix
The Breathless Reads National Book Tour
Young adult authors Ally Condie (Matched), Brenna Yovanoff (The Replacement), Beth Revis (Across the Universe), Kirsten Miller (The Eternal Ones) and Andrea Cremer (Nightshade) will be at the Main Library in SLC to meet fans.
Get your free tickets to guarantee admission at The King's English, 1511 S. 1500 East, SLC
Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, SLC 801-494-9100, click here for more info
The Tony Award winner makes its way to SLC, complete with King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and of course, spam.
8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13
Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, SLC 801-581-7100, click here for tix