• The earth laughs in flowers Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Make your foray into gardening as easy and successful as possible.

  • Savvy Senior Movies
    Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength. Betty Friedan

    Savvy Senior Movies

    At 2:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, the Main Library hosts films about and starring seniors.

  • Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. Henry Ford

    In honor of The Nation’s 150th anniversary, join The City Library for a series of events that celebrate the magazine’s legacy of cultural commentary, political analysis, and forward-thinking reporting. Throughout the series, we’ll feature a variety of contemporary voices from the magazine and cover topics that range from politics, the environment, social justice, and more.

  • Performing, for me, has always been a very inner process Barbara 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.

COMPUTER CLASSES EVENTS
Chapman Branch
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Google Apps en español

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Aprenda sobre la variedad de aplicaciones de productividad disponibles a través de Google.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 5: Logical Functions

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Learn about relative and absolute references and how to use built-in logical functions in Excel.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 6: Charts

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Learn how to create and edit charts in Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
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Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

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A first step in learning about computers, this workshop teaches you how to hold, move, and click a mouse; how to scroll and highlight; and other basic mouse functions.

Chapman Branch
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Google Apps II en español

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<p>Aprenda sobre la variedad de aplicaciones de productividad disponibles a través de Google.

Main Library Technology Center
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Excel 2013 Part I: Basic Skills

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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Microsoft Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, and formatting and previewing worksheets.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 1: Basic Components

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Learn about the basic tools available in Word and how to navigate the screen.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 2: Formatting / Bullets

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Learn how to format the document you create in Word and how to create a bulleted or numbered list.

Chapman Branch
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eBay en español

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Aprenda sobre la compra y venta en línea a través de eBay, el sitio web destinado a la subasta de productos.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part I

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Learn basic word processing skills, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; and formatting text.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part II

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In this 90-minute computer class, learn to format individual sections of your document in Microsoft Word 2013, including section breaks, columns, and page formatting.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 3: Spell Check / Thesaurus

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Learn how to use the spell check, thesaurus, find and replace, print preview, and print functions in Word.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 4: Headers / Footers

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Add headers, footers, footnotes, Word Art, symbols, and shapes to your Word document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part III

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns, and rows in your Word 2013 document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part IV

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Learn how to use the mail merge function in Microsoft Word 2013 to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful but not required.

Main Library Technology Center
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In this 60-minute course, learn the basic skills of cut, copy and paste, which can be used in most software programs and on the Internet. You will also learn how to organize your files.

Main Library Technology Center
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Internet Job Search

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Out of work, looking for a new job, or ready to change careers? In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to use the Internet to seek employment.

Main Library Technology Center
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3D Modeling with Sculptris

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Sculpt with virtual clay using this powerful, free program that excels at creating organic models.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 5: Merge Letters

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Learn how to send a form letter to a group of people using the Mail Merge function in Word.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 6: Tables

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Learn to create, modify, and enter information into tables in a Word document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Résumé Basics

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In this hands-on class, you will create a basic résumé. Please bring your job history and education information. Bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Main Library Technology Center
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Cover Letters

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In this 90-minute class, you will learn the basics on creating a cover letter to add to your résumé which can be both printed and sent electronically.

Chapman Branch
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Pinterest en español

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Los usuarios pueden cargar, guardar, ordenar y administrar imágenes - conocidos como alfileres y otros medios de comunicación de contenido (por ejemplo, vídeos e imágenes) a través de colecciones conocidas como pinboards.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Word Basics

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In this 90-minute computer class, learn basic word processing skills, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; and formatting text.

Main Library Technology Center
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Excel 2013 Part I: Basic Skills

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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Microsoft Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, and formatting and previewing worksheets.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Terms

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What is a motherboard? What’s a browser? What does it mean to “drag”? Learn the basic terms used when working with computers.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Components

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Learn about the components which make up the hardware and software of your computer system.

Main Library Technology Center
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Internet Job Search

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Out of work, looking for a new job, or ready to change careers? In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to use the Internet to seek employment.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Adobe Photoshop: Part I

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In this class, learn to navigate and utilize the Photoshop workspace and how to use the tools of a Photoshop wizard.

Main Library Technology Center
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Basic Internet Searching

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In this beginning computer class, learn how to use Internet browsers, how to enter a web address, and how to use search engines.

Chapman Branch
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Facebook en español

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Facebook es una red social gratuita que permite a los usuarios registrados crear perfiles, subir fotos y videos, enviar mensajes y mantenerse en contacto con amigos, familiares y colegas.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Keyboarding

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Learn how to use the computer keyboard to enter information into a computer and to use it to control the computer.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Mouse

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Learn about the computer mouse and how it is used.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Adobe Photoshop: Part II

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Learn to use the different types of tools Photoshop has to offer.

Main Library Technology Center
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Internet Safety

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Avoid spam, viruses, and identity theft by learning how to keep yourself and your information secure with some safe computing tips.

Chapman Branch
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Twitter en español

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Twitter es un servicio de redes sociales en línea que permite a los usuarios enviar y leer mensajes cortos de 140 caracteres llamados "tweets”. Construye y personaliza un perfil individual, leer y enviar actualizaciones de Twitter y construir una red de seguidores.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part I

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Learn basic word processing skills, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; and formatting text.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Résumé Basics

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In this hands-on class, you will create a basic resume. Please bring your job history and education information. Bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part II

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In this 90-minute computer class, learn to format individual sections of your document in Microsoft Word 2013, including section breaks, columns, and page formatting.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Learn the basic skills of cut, copy, and paste, which can be used in most software programs and on the Internet.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Adobe Photoshop: Part III

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Learn how crop, layer, and blend to create fantastic images in Photoshop.

Main Library Technology Center
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3D Modeling with Sculptris

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Sculpt with virtual clay using this powerful, free program that excels at creating organic models.

Main Library Technology Center
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Communicating with Email

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Learn how to set up and use an email account, send attachments, and use proper email etiquette.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part III

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns, and rows in your Word 2013 document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part IV

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Learn how to use the mail merge function in Microsoft Word 2013 to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful but not required.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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PowerPoint 1

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Get started creating your own slideshow presentation in PowerPoint by adding text and new slides.

Northwest Community Center, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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PowerPoint 2

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Add images, animations, and transitions to your PowerPoint presentation. Learn to rearrange slides and to view and print your slideshow.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Adobe Photoshop: Part IV

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Learn how to add finishing touches on your images by utilizing filters and adjustment layers.

Main Library Technology Center
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Library Digital Downloadables

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Learn how to check out eBooks from the Library and how to download them to your Kindle, Nook, tablet, or other portable device.

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Art EXHIBITS

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.

From Aug 29 to Dec 13

The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales This exhibit of more than 60 oil and watercolor paintings and photographs is drawn from the remarkable collections of Amgueddfa Cymru–National Museum Wales, and charts the rise of landscape art in Britain through works from such masters as J. M. W. Turner, John Constable, Claude Monet, Thomas Gainsborough and Richard Wilson. Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Dr

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CALL FOR ENTRIES

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. Submissions are accepted twice annually: during the two-week periods prior to April 10 and October 10.



TEEN ART EXHIBIT CALL FOR ENTRIES

Teen artists and art instructors, submit your or your student's portfolio to be featured at The City Library! We are always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Canteena Space on Level 2, and welcome submissions year-round.