The Executioner's Song
In conjunction with The Norman Mailer Center and The Utah Film Center, The City Library will be hosting a screening and discussion of the film adaptation of The Executioner’s Song.
When I get a little money, I buy books; and if any is left, I buy food and clothes.Desiderius Erasmus
Head to The Friends of The City Library's Used Book Sale at the Downtown Salt Lake City Farmer's Market on Sat, Jul 19. You'll find hundreds of movies, mysteries, cookbooks, and more, all available at bargain prices.
Performing, for me, has always been a very inner processBarbara Streisand
A monthly showcase of short new works and works-in-progress by local artists in many disciplines. One Sunday a month, come see new pieces in music, dance, writing, film, theater, performance art and the like, each 12 minutes or less.
Celebrating all forms of alternative press and the awesome people who create it
The City Library's sixth annual Alt Press Fest is Saturday, July 12 from 12–5pm. The event will feature dozens of artists and writers exhibiting their wares in the Main Library's grand Urban Room. Some of Salt Lake’s finest artists will host workshops to show you the tricks of their trade. Don’t miss it!
The Salt Lake City Library hosts art exibits throughout the year. We also lists citywide exhibits here and in our events calendar. If you are a local artist, click on "Call for Entries" to get involved.
Exhibits are chosen by a staff committee according to the needs and interests of the community, the variety of shows, the artistic quality of the works, and the suitability of format for each library's physical space.