The university began as the Weber Academy in 1889, and is now a central part of the community, with a planetarium, an art gallery, and a museum of natural history. The Wildcats' football and basketball teams are worth checking out if you're in town in season.
The Ice Sheet. This popular indoor ice-skating arena hosted the 2002 Olympic curling events and offers open skating daily; call for hours. Individual instruction is also available. Weber County Sports Complex, 4390 Harrison Blvd., 84403. 801/778–6360. www.co.weber.ut.us/icesheet. $6 (includes skate rental).