• Roll down your bobby socks and roll up your sleeves, Station Park is kicking off Cruise Night, featuring a classic and hot rod car show. The free family event will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the southeast parking lot of the shopping center in Farmington. Families will enjoy free games, activities, prizes and celebrity rock and roll DJ, J.C. Hackett. Cruise nights are held the second Thursday of each month through October.
• Antelope Island State Park, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Meet the park naturalist at 6:30 p.m. for a 2.5 mile one way (5 miles round trip) hike along the Lakeside Trail for a discussion of the history of Lake Bonneville. Meet at the Lakeside Trailhead (Bridger Bay Campground, site #8). Entrance fees apply.
• Bountiful 27th Ward 50th Anniversary Party, 5 to 7 p.m., 1145 N. 200 East. Former and current ward members and families are invited to attend.
• Antelope Island State Park, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Guided tour with the curator at the Fielding Garr Ranch. See the entire ranch site from the original ranch house, shearing barns and corrals. (801) 649-5742.
• The Lupus Foundation of America, Utah Chapter, Inc. 2014 Annual Walk To End Lupus Now, Liberty Park, 600 E. 1000 South, Salt Lake City. Registration for the walk is open online at www.utahlupus.org. or by calling 1-800-657-6398.
• The Wasatch Community Gardens annual plant sale will take place from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Rowland Hall School parking lot, 720 S. Guardsman Way (1580 E.), Salt Lake City. http://wasatchgardens.org/events/plant-sale.
May 10, 24
• Utah Iris Society annual Iris Show, 2-5 p.m., Sugarhouse Garden Center, 1602 E. 2100 South, Salt Lake City. Free admission.
• Storytelling at the Thomas Whitaker Museum, 168 N. Main, Centerville, 7 p.m. Maryilyn Jensen, Park City, will talk about the High Adventures of Thomas and Elizabeth Whitaker.
• Magic On The SideWalk
The Bountiful Chalk Art Festival Main and Center Street.
• 16th annual Great Salt Lake Bird Festival. Keynote speaker May 17 will be The Nature Conservancy’s conservation geographer and expert birder Tim Boucher. www.GreatSaltLakeBirdFest.com.
• The South Davis Social Chapter of AARP will meet at 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Years Senior Center, 726 S. 100 East, Bountiful. Global eradication of polio will be presented by Scott Leckman. Visitors are welcome.
• Family First Monday Event, sponsored by Macaroni Kid, a non-profit dedicated to delivering the latest on all the family-friendly events and activities in Davis County. Princess and Pirates Play is the theme for the event, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Farmington Station Park, 320 N. Station Parkway, Farmington. http://www.shopatstationpark.com/play. 801-923-9111.
• Davis Arts Chamber Music Series presents “A ‘Lite Nite’ of Chamber Music,” Kaysville Tabernacle, 198 W. Center, 7:30 p.m. davisarts.org. Free.
• Temple Square Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Sharon Hopkins, soprano, will perform. Performances are free and open to ages 8 and older.
• Temple Square Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Schubert Singers will perform. Performances are free and open to ages 8 and older.
April 21-May 17
• “Man of la Mancha,” CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. For tickets or more information, call 801-298-1302. centerpointtheatre.org.
•The youth (12-17) from the Liber Academy Shakespeare Conquest class are performing their semester project of: “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” Friday, May 16, 6:30 p.m. Green Show, 7 p.m., Merry Wives of Windsor. May 17, matinee, 1:30, Green Show and 2 p.m. “Merry Wives of Windsor,” 6:30 p.m. Green Show and 7 p.m. “Merry Wives of Windsor.” Ticket, $5; family ticket: $20. Call Jorgina Hancock, 801-916-4109 or visit the Clipper office for tickets. Bountiful Heights Church, 390 N. 400 East, Bountiful.
June 23-July 19
• “Children of Eden,” CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. For tickets or more information, call 801-298-1302. centerpointtheatre.org.
May 8, 15, 22, 29
• Learn to cook with freeze dried foods. 458 N. 500 West, Bountiful upstairs Integrated Building. Four nights to choose from. May 8-15-22-29. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. To reserve which night call Susie Carter 435-230-4460. Head count needed! Sponsored by THRIVE.
May 8, 15
• Davis County Health Department’s Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a six-week series of classes for individuals caring for family members who are older or frail. These classes are free to the public. Individuals may attend at any time during the series. Classes held Thursdays at the Golden Year Senior Activity Center, 726 S. 100 East, Bountiful at noon. A light lunch will be provided at all of the classes but attendees must RSVP by each Monday at noon to Megan at 801-525-5088.
* May 8, topic to be announced.
* May 15, topic, Self Care for Family, presented by Michelle Johnson — Thatcher Brook Home Health and Hospice.
• The Small Business Development Center at WSU presents “Start Smart: Business Start-Up Seminar,” a two-hour single session workshop designed to help entrepreneurs understand the basics to start a business, 6 p.m., WSU Davis (2730 N. University Park Blvd, Layton) Building 3 Room 206, free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
• The Davis County chapter, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) meets first and third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. at Intermountain Bountiful Clinic, 390 N. Main, Bountiful. Call Fran Wilby, 801-631-1275 or Jerry King, 801-451-5325.
Summer Art Classes
• Bountiful/Davis Art Center will host over 20 different children’s summer workshops. Classed range from watercolor, to graffiti/street art to contemporary dance. Each workshop is held as a one week camp, Monday-Friday, two hours a day. Sign your children up for an art adventure today! More information can be found at: http://www.bdac.org/?page_id=830
• The Bountiful Exchange Club meets at 7:30 a.m. at Country Inn and Suites, 999 N. 500 West, West Bountiful. Visitors welcome.
• The Davis County Amateur Radio Club meets the second Saturday of the month at the Davis County Sheriff’s office at 10 a.m. Web site www.dcarc.net.