• First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare On exhibit at the Main Library Oct 8–31

    Marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, "First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare" is a nationwide, touring exhibition. The wonderful book in this exhibition, the 1623 First Folio, includes 36 of Shakespeare's plays, 18 of which were originally printed only in the Folio.

  • We shall not cease from exploration T.S. Eliot

    Get ready for the ACT® college admissions test with a series of peer study sessions offered at the Marmalade Branch every Wednesday.

  • Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party. Herbert Hoover

    Learn more about the 2016 elections and sample some political platforms to find out which party aligns most with your values. The City Library and KRCL’s RadioActive will bring together several of Utah's political party leaders to help inform your vote.

  • 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.

  • You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. Maya Angelou

    Flex your creativity and learn a variety of new crafts. Teens can take part in creative workshops with supplies provided by the Library.

  • National Hispanic Heritage Month
    It is not the honor that you take with you, but the heritage you leave behind. Branch Rickey

    National Hispanic Heritage Month

    October is National Hispanic Heritage Month, which pays tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society.

  • Become slower in your journey through life. Wayne Dyer

    Learn the who, what, where, when, and why of meditation in this class presented by Meditation SLC. Attendees will learn and practice three meditation techniques that they will be able to apply to their everyday lives. No experience with meditation is necessary, and all are welcome.

  • Art Exhibit Call For Entries Submission Deadline: October 10

    The City Library hosts art exhibitions at all of our locations to expose residents to new art forms and ideas, to foster creativity and inspire curiosity, and to provide exhibition opportunities for the artistic community.

  • Banned Books Week: Sep 25–Oct 1
    For every prohibition you create, you also create an underground. Jello Biafra

    Banned Books Week: Sep 25–Oct 1

    Defend your right to read by checking out some of these banned or challenged materials.

  • The City Library's digital Magazines

    Read and download full digital copies of your favorite magazines with Zinio Digital Magazines. The City Library’s revamped Zinio collection includes titles such as Harper’s, Inc., The Nation, and more.



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