• Concerts by the Creek Wednesdays, 7pm

    Relax at the end of Utah's hot summer days with outdoor concerts in the Anderson-Foothill Branch's amphitheater.

  • Sounds of Summer Thursdays, 7:30pm, Sprague Branch

    Add some music to your Thursday evenings with this summer concert series featuring local bands and musicians.

  • Music is what our feelings sound like. Vera Farmiga

    Enjoy this free summer concert series highlighting the styles of music that make up the fabric of Rose Park's community. Concerts will take place at 7pm on select Wednesdays this summer at the Day-Riverside Branch.

  • Every time I go to a movie, it's magic, no matter what the movie's about. Steven Spielberg

    Bring the whole family to the east lawn of Library Square at dusk to enjoy this free film series!

  • Simple Steps for Starting Your Business
    As any small business owner knows, starting a business is not glamorous work. Kevin McCarthy

    Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

    Join Salt Lake SCORE for a workshops that will help you get your start-up off the ground. Participants will meet with business mentors to discuss the steps involved in starting a business, and will learn the keys to success.

  • Vision begins with the eyes, but it truly takes place in the brain. Fei-Fei Li

    Become inspired and informed at a series of events featuring TED Talk videos and conversations with your community. Each month, the Marmalade Branch invites all to experience dynamic talks centered around a central theme at TEDxMarmaladeLibrary.

  • Music at Main
    I daresay one good concert justifies a week of satisfaction at home. Robert Plant

    Music at Main

    Enjoy weekly live performances in the outdoor amphitheater on Library Plaza. Don't miss local bands and musicians every Wednesday night in July and August.

  • Members Only Used Book Sale
    The only way to have a friend is to be one. Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Members Only Used Book Sale

    Sat, Aug 6, 9am–5pm: Friends members can pick up awesome deals on used books! Not a member already? You can sign up at The Library Store any time.

  • Sustaining Your Small Business
    If Opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. Milton Berle

    Sustaining Your Small Business

    Join the Library and experts from Salt Lake SCORE to explore topics related to business ownership. In May, find out how marketing yourself and managing your personal brand can help you build a dedicated client and fan base.

  • 12 Minutes Max
    Performing, for me, has always been a very inner process Barbra Streisand

    12 Minutes Max

    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
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3D Printing Workshop

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Kids ages 7 and up can make their own olympic medal using the Library’s 3D modeling software and printer.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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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.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Make a YouTube Video

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Learn how to make a YouTube video and how to start your own channel.

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.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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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.

Chapman Branch
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Twitter en español

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Twitter es una red social en línea que permite a los usuarios enviar y leer mensajes cortos de 140 caracteres llamados “tweets.”

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PowerPoint 2013

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Find out how to create a colorful presentation that will impress colleagues and friends alike by learning basic and intermediate skills in PowerPoint 2013.

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3D Printing for Your Home

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Make practical items for you home using 3D printing software and equipment. Make repair parts, kitchen utensils, accessories for the bath, and more.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Word 4: Headers / Footers

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

Day-Riverside Branch
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3D Printing Workshop

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Kids ages 7 and up can make their own olympic medal using the Library’s 3D modeling software and printer.

Chapman Branch
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YouTube en español

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YouTube es un sitio web en el cual los usuarios pueden subir y compartir vídeos. Aloja una variedad de clips de películas, programas de televisión y vídeos musicales. Visite a YouTube para ver videos de entretenimiento, noticias y videos informativos en línea.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Photo Restoration

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Learn how to restore your vintage or damaged family photos with Adobe Photoshop.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Excel 1: Basic Components

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Learn to open Excel; add, edit or delete data in a cell; change the size or rows or columns; use the autofill feature; and save your data.

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.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Excel 2: Format/ Formulas

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Learn to create basic formulas and how to use pre-made formulas called functions.

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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 Jun 18 to Aug 12

Explore Space: A Cosmic Journey See how space exploration and research help us understand humanity's origin in this interactive exhibit featuring research from NASA and the National Science Foundation. Glendale Branch

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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.