• One benefit of summer is that each day we have more light to read by Jeannette Walls

    Reading challenges to tackle for all ages, cool chemistry- and science-themed events all summer, and awesome prizes to win! The City Library's Summer Reading Program runs from May 31–Aug 2.

  • 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.

  • 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.

EVENTS
Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Learn how to use the spell checking, thesaurus, find and replace, print preview and print functions in Word.

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Word IV: Headers / Footers

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

Chapman Branch
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Currículum Vítae en español

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Aprenda cómo componer este documento importante que describe sus habilidades pertinentes, educación y experiencia de trabajo o voluntario.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Currículum Vítae en español

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Aprenda cómo componer este documento importante que describe sus habilidades pertinentes, educación y experiencia de trabajo o voluntario.

Main Library Technology Center
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Excel I: Basic Skills

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

Main Library Technology Center
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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.

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Word V: Merge Letters

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

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Word VI: 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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Introduction to Facebook

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

Chapman Branch
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Buscar Trabajo

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Aprenda cómo puede buscar y solicitar trabajo en línea.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word I

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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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Word II

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

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PowerPoint I

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

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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PowerPoint II

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Gizmo Garage: Part 1

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Do you own a Kindle, a Nook, a tablet, smart phone, or other portable device that can be used as an eReader? Do you want to learn how to check out e-books from the library or need help with downloading to your device? Bring in your device and we will help you learn how to get started.

Chapman Branch
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Memoria USB

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Aprenda a usar una memoria USB (Universal Serial Bus), un dispositivo de almacenamiento, para guardar información, documentos, fotos y mucho más.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word III

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In this 90-minute computer class, you will learn how to create and format tables, columns and rows in your Word 2010 document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word IV

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Learn how to use the mail merge function in Microsoft Word 2010 to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful but not required.

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PowerPoint III

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Learn to format your text, and insert a movie clip, table or chart to your PowerPoint.

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PowerPoint IV

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Insert sound, hyperlinks to other resources, edit the master slide, rehearse timings, and create a self-navigating presentation.

Main Library Technology Center
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Gizmo Garage: Part 2

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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.

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Computer Basics: Computer 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 Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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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.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 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 Computer Lab, 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 Technology Center
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Introduction to Twitter

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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.

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Stay Safe on the Internet

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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.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Minecraft Tech Club

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Explore Minecraft with 15 of your peers while improving your creative, collaborative, and problem-solving skills.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 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 the internet.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Bring Your Computer Questions

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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
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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 in this computer class.

Main Library Technology Center
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Résumé Basics

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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
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eBay Basics

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Excel 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.

Main Library Technology Center
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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
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Publisher I

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

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Publisher II

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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
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Excel III: Formulas

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

Main Library Technology Center
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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
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Gizmo Garage: Part 3

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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
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Word I

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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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Word II

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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
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Excel I: Basic Components

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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
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Excel II: Formatting / Formulas

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Word III

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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
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Word 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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Reddit for Beginners

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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.

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Excel III: Filter / Sort

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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
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Excel IV: Worksheets / Templates

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

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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 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

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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

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From Jun 27 to Aug 08

30 Years at Finch Lane Galleries: A Retrospective The Finch Lane Gallery is celebrating artists who have exhibited in this iconic space over the past 30 years with the exhibition titled “30 Years at Finch Lane Galleries: A Retrospective.” The exhibition features 30 of the hundreds of artists who have shown in the space, many of whom also have pieces of public art in Salt Lake City. It is a celebration of artistic diversity, the Salt Lake City Arts Council, and honors those who have contributed to the city’s artistic fabric. The exhibition will be on view at the Finch Lane Gallery June 27 through August 8, 2014, with an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from 6:00 -8:00 p.m. Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City

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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.