• 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.

  • Intro to Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
    Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food Hippocrates

    Intro to Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms

    Learn about the many health benefits and culinary uses of gourmet and medicinal mushrooms in an event presented by the Biocentric Bros.

  • 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
Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Gizmo Garage: Part 2

122 people like this -

Bring your portable device and explore some of the Library’s digital content that can be downloaded to your computer or portable device. We will cover music, magazines, and eAudiobooks.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Computer Basics: Computer Terms

99 people like this -

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 Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Internet Job Search

121 people like this -

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.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Computer Basics: Keyboarding

84 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Computer Basics: Mouse

77 people like this -

Learn about the computer mouse and how it is used.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Introduction to Twitter

69 people like this -

In this course, learn how to use Twitter, the social network for sharing short bites of information instantly. Build and customize an individual profile, read and send Twitter updates (called tweets), and build a network of followers.

Chapman Branch
close/open

Aprenda cómo usted puede navegar y encontrar eventos, programas, y clases de informática que están disponibles en el calendario web.

Day-Riverside Branch
close/open

Aprenda cómo usted puede navegar y encontrar eventos, programas, y clases de informática que están disponibles en el calendario web.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Stay Safe on the Internet

62 people like this -

Have spam, viruses, and identity theft frightened you away from your computer? With some safe computing tips from this class, you’ll learn how to keep yourself and your information secure.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Learn the basic skills of cut, copy and paste, which can be used in most software programs and the Internet.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Bring Your Computer Questions

81 people like this -

Having problems with your computer? Don’t know how a computer accessory works? Bring your questions and we will help your out.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Communicating with Email

76 people like this -

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Résumé Basics

85 people like this -

In this 90-minute class, you will learn the basics of creating résumés that can be both printed and submitted electronically.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

eBay Basics

75 people like this -

Learn tips and training to help you make this incredible online marketplace work for you.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

84 people like this -

Learn how to hold, move, and click a mouse; how to scroll and highlight; and other basic mouse functions.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Excel I: Basic Skills

68 people like this -

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Learn how to sort and filter data, link data from one sheet to another, and use styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Publisher I

87 people like this -

Learn about using templates in Publisher to create documents such as flyers, calendars, brochures, labels, and greeting and business cards.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Publisher II

76 people like this -

Learn about working with objects, such as text boxes, shapes, tables, clipart, and pictures in Publisher to add information and interest to your document.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Excel III: Formulas

54 people like this -

Learn to use commonly used formulas and functions in Excel 2013.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to create charts and pivot tables using data in a Microsoft Excel 2013 spreadsheet.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Gizmo Garage: Part 3

86 people like this -

Library staff will be available for those needing help checking out, downloading, and transferring Library eContent to devices. Bring your library card, device and/or laptop. Staff will also be available to help with other questions you may have about your device.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Word I

98 people like this -

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
close/open

Word II

95 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel I: Basic Components

101 people like this -

Learn to open Excel 2010; add, edit or delete data in a cell; change the size of rows or columns; use the autofill feature; and save your data.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel II: Formatting / Formulas

69 people like this -

Learn how to create basic formulas and about using pre-made formulas, called functions, in Excel 2010.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Word III

39 people like this -

In this 90-minute computer class, you will learn how to create and format tables, columns and rows in your Word 2013 document.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Word IV

69 people like this -

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
close/open

Reddit for Beginners

95 people like this -

Reddit, stylized as reddit, is an entertainment, social networking, and news website where registered community members can submit content, such as text posts or direct links. Learn more about reddit, set up an account, and learn how to view specific content.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel III: Filter / Sort

88 people like this -

Learn about useful features built into Excel, such as sorting, filtering, and document protection.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel IV: Worksheets / Templates

80 people like this -

Learn how to work with and print worksheets using pre-designed worksheets, called templates, in Excel 2010.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Excel I: Basic Skills

22 people like this -

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Learn how to sort and filter data, link data from one sheet to another, and use styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
close/open

Introduction to Facebook

14 people like this -

In this 2-hour class, you will be led through a beginner’s guide to Facebook.com.

Chapman Branch
close/open

Excel Básico

26 people like this -

Aprenda destrezas básicas para preparar hojas de cálculo en Microsoft Excel. Las lecciones incluyen cómo entrar datos y fórmulas, cómo mover y copiar datos, y cómo formatear y ver las hojas de cálculo.

Day-Riverside Branch
close/open

Excel Básico

21 people like this -

Aprenda destrezas básicas para preparar hojas de cálculo en Microsoft Excel. Las lecciones incluyen cómo entrar datos y fórmulas, cómo mover y copiar datos, y cómo formatear y ver las hojas de cálculo.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Word I

17 people like this -

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
close/open

Word II

17 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel 5: Logical Functions

21 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Excel 6: Charts

19 people like this -

Charts are a useful tool in Microsoft Excel that allows data to be displayed visually. Learn to create and edit charts in Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Apps for Life

22 people like this -

Learn how to use your smartphone or tablet to automate tasks, get organized, learn new skills, and make life easier by using mostly free apps to turn your portable device into a portable personal assistant.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Excel III: Formulas

8 people like this -

In this computer class, learn to use commonly used formulas and functions in Excel 2013.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
close/open

PowerPoint I

16 people like this -

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

Chapman Branch
close/open

Excel II en español

23 people like this -

Aprenda como organizar y filtrar data, conectar data de una hoja de calculo a otra, y como usar estilos y formatos para que su hoja de calculo se vea professional.

Chapman Branch
close/open

Word I

14 people like this -

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
close/open

Word III

16 people like this -

In this 90-minute computer class, you will learn how to create and format tables, columns, and rows in your Microsoft Word 2013 document.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Word IV

18 people like this -

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
close/open

Résumés: Part 1 of 2

20 people like this -

In this hands-on class, you will create a basic résumé. Please bring your job history and education information.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 1: Basic Components

19 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 2: Formatting/Bullets

18 people like this -

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Résumés: Part 2 of 2

22 people like this -

Learn how to update your résumé for online or email submission.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Cover Letters

22 people like this -

You will learn the basics of creating a cover letter to add to your resume which can be both printed and sent electronically.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to create charts and pivot tables using data in a Microsoft Excel 2013 spreadsheet.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
close/open

PowerPoint II

16 people like this -

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

Chapman Branch
close/open

Excel III en español

23 people like this -

En esta clase de informática, con duración de 2 horas, aprenda cómo usar fórmulas y funciones comunes en Microsoft Excel.<br><br>

Chapman Branch
close/open

Word II

18 people like this -

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 Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 3: Spell Check/Thesaurus

16 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 4: Headers/Footers

17 people like this -

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

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

21 people like this -

Learn how to hold, move, and click a mouse; how to scroll and highlight; and other basic mouse functions.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Computers for Dummies

19 people like this -

In this class, you will get an introduction to everything you need to know, including turning on your computer, using Microsoft Office, and surfing the web.

Main Library Technology Center
close/open

Internet Job Search

23 people like this -

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.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 5: Merge Letters

16 people like this -

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
close/open

Word 6: Tables

20 people like this -

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

Description image
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 Jul 01 to Sep 01

Mexico Then: The Casasola Archive "Mexico Then: The Casasola Archive" is an exhibit about the Mexican Revolution as seen through the camera lens of Agustín Casasola and other photographers working for his photo agency. Day-Riverside Branch

10,068 people like this -
From Jul 18 to Aug 25

Images of Historical Salt Lake City "Images of Historical Salt Lake City" is an exhibit featuring historic prints and images of mid- to late-19th century Salt Lake City from The City Library’s permanent art collection. Main Library, Lower Urban Room

4,417 people like this -

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.