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April Workshop – “Reptile Myths & Legends”

April 4th, 2014 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

How many of you have heard of the 49ft snake or the python that likes to sleep next to you so that it can “size” you up for dinner? In this workshop Scales & Tails’, Austin Earley, will be going over some of these myths and legends and let you know which ones are REAL and which ones are FAKE! We’ve got a couple of fun activities to show you how silly some of these ideas really are as well. This will be a lot of fun and we encourage you to bring some tall tales that you have heard to see if they are true or not!

Invite your friends, family and neighbors and lets have an awesome time!!

DATE: Wednesday, April 24rd
TIME: 6pm
PLACE: Scales and Tails Utah – 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/Adult and $3/child
FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS: FREE! (w/ RSVP)
Must RSVP as space is limited.  Send RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com

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March Workshop – “Crocodilians”

March 9th, 2014 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Cro – o gator, Al-o-dile? How do you tell the difference? Crocodiles and Alligators look really similar so how do you tell the difference?  Come to this exciting workshop on crocodilians to find out! We’ll learn all about crocodiles and alligators, where they live, what they eat, and how they stalk their prey!  We’ll also get a chance to watch one of brave educators as they work one on one with Gatorade our biggest alligator.  You won’t want to miss this!

DATE: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
TIME: 6:00pm
WHERE: 3485 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/adults, $3/child
FAMILY MEMBERSHIP HOLDERS: FREE WITH RSVP

RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah

or call us at 801-577-7182 to reserve your spots.

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February Workshop – “Monitor Lizards”

February 9th, 2014 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Who has ever heard of the Komodo Dragon?? Well, we do not have a Komodo Dragon, we still have some of his pretty cool cousins! Come to this workshop to learn all about the kings of the lizard world, Monitor Lizards! Meet Hydro, TNT, Zig Zag and Spaz! We’ll be discussing a variety of different kinds of Monitors, where they live, and what they eat.  Afterwards the kids will get a chance to help us make up some monitor chow and then we’ll serve dinner… er Monitor Dinner!

DATE: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
TIME: 6:00pm
WHERE: 3485 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/adults, $3/child
Famly Memberships: FREE

RSVP by e-mail at rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or call us at 801-577-7182 to reserve your spots.

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January Workshop – “Emergency Preparedness & Pets”

January 8th, 2014 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Would you be ready to evacuate your pets if you had to? With all the cold temperatures and snow storms happening right now the threat of a power outage is not really an if but a when. Some power outs only last a short while but some can last much longer. Come to this workshop to learn what steps you should take if you need to quickly remove your pet reptiles or birds from your house.

DATE: Wednesday, Jan 22nd @ 6pm
PLACE: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/adults, $3/child (3-12 yrs), under 2 FREE
REPTILE ROOKIES/FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS: FREE w/ RSVP

Space is limited. Please RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or on FacebookAugust S&T Banner 2013a

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December Workshop – “Reptiles for Gifts”

December 6th, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Thinking about getting a pet lizard or snake for your child as a gift this holiday season?  Come to this workshop before you do!!  We’ll give you great ideas on what could make a great pet and what will not.

We’ll also go over:
- What is a good age for kids to get a pet reptile?
- What type of pet reptile fits each age group?
- What type of caging will you need before you bring home your pet?
- What kind of food will I need and how much?
and many more questions.  This will be a great workshop to get you prepped before you make that big decision. We’ll also hold a variety of pet reptiles so you can get an idea of what you would be getting into.  Space is limited, please RSVP.

WHEN: Wednesday, December 18th @ 6:30pm
WHERE: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3594 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/adults, $3/child (3-12 yrs)
REPTILE ROOKIES & FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS: FREE W/ RSVP

RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182 or on Facebook

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October Workshop – “Creepy Crawlers”

October 5th, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Does the world of creepy crawlers “creep” you out? Or are you completely fascinated by them? Either way, come on out to our October Kid’s workshop where we explore the critters that scurry and scuttle during the night! We are talking about spiders, scorpions and cockroaches! There will also be a black light scorpion hunt, so if you have your own black light, make sure to bring it!! (If not, we’ll have a few to share) This is a great Halloween Topic so you won’t want to miss it!

DATE: Wednesday, October 23rd
TIME: 6:30pm
PLACE: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/child (3-12 yrs), $3/adults
REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE

RSVP as space is limited:
info@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182
or here on Facebook.

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September Workshop – “Colubrids”

September 6th, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Our September Topic will be on “Colubrids” – These are some of the Best Pet Snakes to own!
King Snakes, Milk Snakes, Corn Snakes, Garter Snakes, and a whole lot more that belong to this awesome group of snakes! We’ll learn how to properly set up enclosures, what to feed them, what temperatures to keep them at and answer your questions on how to properly keep these loveable creatures.
DATE: Sept 21st @ 6:30pm
PLACE: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/child (12 and under), $3/adult (13+)
Reptile Rookies: FREE
Please RSVP as seating is limited!  RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182 or on our Facebook Event.

 

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May Workshop – “Urban Animals”

May 3rd, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events

In this Workshop we will be learning about many of the cool reptiles, birds and bugs that you can find right in your own backyard and down your street! There is so much to learn about right here in the city You won’t want to miss it!

Date: Wednesday, May 15th
Time: 6:30pm
Place: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
Cost: $5/child (parent’s free with paid child admission)
Reptile Rookies: Free

Please RSVP as space is limited.

rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182

www.scalesandtailsutah.com

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April Workshop – “Venom Night”

April 12th, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events

Spring is here is that means the Rattlesnakes are waking up too! Come learn about rattlesnakes and other venomous creatures found here in Utah! We will will also go over how to stay safe while hiking and playing in the mountains right outside our back door. Disclaimer: there will be no live rattlesnakes at this presentation only replicas.

Date: Wednesday, April 17th @ 6:30pm
Cost: $5/child (parent’s free with paid child admission)
Reptile Rookies: Free
RSVP: rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com or on Facebook

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***Summer Camps at Scales & Tails Utah***

March 29th, 2013 | Comments Off | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Summer Camp 2013

Dates: June 10th – August 15th

Location: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3588 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119

Registration open now!!

Come out to a Summer Camp with Scales & Tails Utah!

Come out to a Summer Camp with Scales & Tails Utah!

Camp Theme: “Reptile Wrangling”

Your child will help our Scales & Tails guide learn how to properly handle snakes, lizards, and tortoises. Child will learn about proper handling techniques, correct habitats, and safe feeding procedures for each species of reptile. A simple snack of crackers, fruit and a juice box will be provided each day. Camp T-Shirt will also be included.

Youth Two Day Camps – Monday & Tuesday

9am – 12pm – Kindergarten – Third Grade – $100/child
1pm – 4pm – Fourth Grade – Sixth Grade – $100/child

Teen Two Day Camps – Wednesday & Thursday

9am – 12pm  – For 12 -15 years old – $100/teen

Schedule of Camps:

Week 1: Youth 6/10– 6/11  – No Teen Camp this week
Week 2: Youth 6/17 – 6/18 and Teen 6/19 – 6/20
Week 3: Youth 6/24 – 6/25 and Teen 6/26 – 6/27
Week 4: 7/1 – 7/4 – No classes due to Independence Celebrations
Week 5: Youth 7/8 – 7/9 and Teen 7/10 – 7/11
Week 6: Youth 7/15 – 7/16 and Teen 7/17 – 7/18
Week 7:  7/22 – 7/25 – No classes due to State Holiday
Week 8: Youth 7/29 – 7/30 and Teen 7/31 – 8/1
Week 9: Youth 8/5 – 8/6 – No Teen Camp this week
Week 10: Youth 8/12 – 8/13 and Teen 8/14 – 8/15
 

Details:

* Minimum of 4 participants needed to make the camp run.
* Maximum of 15 participants per camp session.
* $25 deposit required with application (refund available if camp does not run).
* Remainder of payment is due one week prior to camp start date. Check or Credit Card accepted.
* $20/hr child care fee for children not picked up with in 15 minutes of conclusion of camp each day.

 

To Register:

Please e-mail rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com to apply for session dates. Please notate how many children you wish to register, which camp dates you desire and which session: AM or PM. Once you are approved for a session, you will be sent a link to the registration paperwork.

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