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Ten Interesting Facts About Kenya

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Travel the World to the incredible country of Kenya, where breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural diversity thrive!

Seven Low-Cost or Free Homeschool Field Trip Ideas

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Field trips are a fantastic way to get your child out of the house, promote engaged learning, and have serious fun! They also have a healthy share of benefits – children who attend field trips show higher exam scores and demonstrate improved behavior. Check out this blog for seven free or low cost homeschool field trip ideas.

The Carousel at Thanksgiving Point Offers Timeless Fun for All Ages

Tuesday, July 25, 2023

The Carousel at Thanksgiving Point opens to the public on National Carousel Day (July 25, 2023) in Lehi. The brand-new carousel house was built for guests to come together and enjoy imaginative, family-friendly fun in a beautiful setting.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Saturday, February 11 is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. In honor of this day, here are a few facts about women in STEM and a few highlights of women who changed STEM history.

Chamber of Courage

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

One thing that has been established in our many years of analyzing courage is that it is not the absence of fear but acting in the midst of it. Being courageous does not necessarily vanquish your fears, but it does help manage them. In the end, it’s all about management.

A “Day On, Not a Day Off”

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a day with two distinct purposes: to remember a man who devoted his life to serving others by taking deliberate, nonviolent action against racial and economic injustice, and to serve in efforts to better your community.

Thanksgiving Point Hosts Day of Service to Help Food-Insecure Children

Thursday, January 5, 2023

Thanksgiving Point invites the community to give back and serve during the annual Day of Service, held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 16, 2023) from 10 am to 2 pm. This year, Thanksgiving Point and community partner Five.12 Foundation welcomes all to make weekend bags full of food for kids struggling with hunger in Utah.

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

We’ve all heard the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” We’ve probably answered it dozens of times. While the question gets children thinking about the future and encourages them to dream up multitudes of possibilities, there are also a few downsides to this inquiry.

Curiouser and Curiouser

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Thanksgiving Point places such an emphasis on curiosity because it does more than just help gain a stronger desire to learn.

I’d Like to Propose a Trade

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

The Trading Posts in the Museum of Natural Curiosity and the Butterfly Biosphere let guest explorers trade in cool finds and insect pictures for points!