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October Workshop – “Creepy Crawlers”

October 5th, 2013 | Comments Off on October Workshop – “Creepy Crawlers” | 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 on September Workshop – “Colubrids” | 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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August Workshop – “Boas”

August 4th, 2013 | Comments Off on August Workshop – “Boas” | Posted in Events

Which snake is the heaviest in the world? Answer: The Water Boa aka The Anaconda. Have you ever seen an Anaconda in real life? Scales & Tails Utah has one and she’ll be the star of the show at this month’s kid’s workshop. Come learn about this fascinating group of snakes that include: Red Tail Boas, Kenyan Sand Boas, Dumerils Boas and many others just to name a few.

DATE: Wednesday, August 21st
TIME: 6:30pm
PLACE: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/child (3-12yrs), $3/adults (13+)
REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE

Please RSVP as space is limited.
RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com, on Facebook,  or to Shane at 801-577-7182

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July Workshop – “Turtles & Tortoises”

July 8th, 2013 | Comments Off on July Workshop – “Turtles & Tortoises” | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

This month we are focusing on Turtles and Tortoises! Did you know that neither turtles nor tortoises can crawl out of their shells? Come down to our shop on July 17th to learn a many cool facts about these incredibly cute reptiles! This will also be the fourth annual Tortoise and the Hare race at Scales & Tails! You won’t want to miss this one!!

Date: Wednesday, July 17th
Time: 6:30pm
Place: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
Cost: $5/child (parents free with paid child admission)
Reptile Rookies: FREE
Family Pass Membership holders: FREE

Please RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com as space is limited.

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May Workshop – “Urban Animals”

May 3rd, 2013 | Comments Off on May Workshop – “Urban Animals” | 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 on April Workshop – “Venom Night” | 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 on ***Summer Camps at Scales & Tails Utah*** | 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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March Workshop – “Camouflage”

March 14th, 2013 | Comments Off on March Workshop – “Camouflage” | Posted in Events

March is all about Camouflage!

Your challenge should you choose to accept it… is to wear more camouflage than the animals we will be bringing! Scales & Tails Utah’s own Drew Webb will be presenting this workshop and boy does he have some cool stuff to show you!! Drew will be going into detail about what camouflage is, which animals have it, why they have it, and how to spot it. We have some great activities planned for you and maybe even a couple prizes. This will be an awesome workshop so make sure to tell your friends and family!! Oh.. and don’t forget to wear as much camouflage as you can!

DATE: March 20, 2013
TIME: 6:30-8:00pm
PLACE: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119
COST: $5/child (adults free w/ paid child admission)
REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE!!

Please RSVP to info@scalesandtailsutah.com or 801-577-7182

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February Workshop – “Crocodilians”

February 12th, 2013 | Comments Off on February Workshop – “Crocodilians” | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

REPTILE ROOKIES – Scales & Tails Utah Kids Club:

Wednesday, Feb 20th @ 6:30pm

Place: 3584 S. 1950 W., #13, WVC, UT 84119

Topic: Crocodilians – Come meet Darthgator, Gatorade, and Tick Tock!  Learn about the differences between alligators and crocodiles in this fun and safe workshop for kids!
Cost: $5/child (parent’s free with paid child admission)
Reptile Rookies: FREE

Please RSVP to rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com

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October Workshop – “Creepy Crawlers”

October 7th, 2012 | Comments Off on October Workshop – “Creepy Crawlers” | Posted in Events, Scales And Tails

Reptiles Rookies!!  (The spooky edition…)

As fitting for Halloween, we are going to be talking about “Creepy Crawlers”!! That’s right we’ll be talking about spiders, scorpions, cockroaches and millepedes! Learn about different kinds of creepy crawlers, where they live, how they hide, how they protect themselves, and many other cool and interesting facts about those creatures that give some people the “heebeegeebees”! After the presentation we are going to do a glow in the dark scorpion hunt and a little bit of “trick or treating” as well. Come dressed in your Halloween Best to receive candy prizes!

DATE: Wednesday, Oct. 24th

TIME: 6:30pm

PLACE: Scales & Tails Showroom – 3584 S. 1950 W., WVC, UT

COST: $5/child (parents free with paid child admission)

REPTILE ROOKIES: FREE

PLEASE RSVP TO: rindy@scalesandtailsutah.com

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