Get out: Ways to spend your Saturday

Trek Harriman State Park with a ranger, but if you’re looking to escape the recent storm, the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho presents its annual exhibit “Young at ART.”

Art awards exhibit

From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the 2018 Eagle Rock Art Guild Youth Art Awards Exhibit is featured at the Pinecrest Event Center, 1515 Northgate Mile. A reception for the artists is from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Visit erag.qwestoffice.net.

Family Day at TAM

The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho, 300 S. Capital Ave., hosts its monthly Family Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The family oriented event explores contemporary art and allows families to work together to create their own artwork. The “Young at ART” exhibit also opens today, which celebrates the museum’s ARTworks education program and showcases hundreds of pieces by schoolchildren throughout the region. The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. The Post Register sponsors free admission today, and there is no cost to attend Family Day. Visit theartmuseum.org or call 208-524-7777.

Seed Matters!

The 2018 Organic Gardening Classes end with “Seed Matters!” from 10 a.m. to noon in the Center for Higher Education at University Place, 1784 Science Center Drive. This class goes over the basics of seed saving. Following the class is a mini-seed swap; participants may bring their own seeds or purchase tickets to swap. There is no cost to attend the class. Call 208-524-0383 or email growifcga@gmail.com.

Waterfowl of Harriman State Park

Snowshoe or cross-country ski with a ranger along Henry’s Fork to learn about the waterfowl that inhabit the area. The events begin at 11 a.m., and participants meet at the Harriman State Park office. There is no cost to attend, but participants are required to supply their own gear. Visit facebook.com/harriman.park.

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