• Go Electric Thu, Apr 26, 6:30–8:30pm Anderson-Foothill Branch

    Explore the personal and environmental benefits of driving an electric vehicle (EV) or electic bicycle (E-Bike) from local EV drivers and representatives from Utah Clean Energy. Learn how owning an EV or E-Bike can save you money and help keep Utah’s air clean.

  • 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.

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

    Savvy Senior Movies

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

  • 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.

  • Part of being at a concert is that you're all hearing the same thing. It's about being in a crowd. Cate Blanchett

    Showcase your music at the Library this summer by submitting an application to perform at one of The City Library's summer concert series! Concerts will be hosted at four City Library locations and will highlight all styles of music. Applications will be accepted through Monday, May 15, 2017.

  • You only need one ray of light to chase all the shadows away. Fredrik Backman, "A Man Called Ove"

    United We Read SLC is an initiative for everyone in Salt Lake County to connect by reading the same book and by sharing their experience with others. Community members are invited to participate in discussions, programs, and events and to contribute to a public collection of stories of kindness—random, intentional, received, and given.

  • 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.

  • Sweet Reads at Avenues Proper 4th Tuesday of Each Month, 7–9pm

    Get to know new faces from your neighborhood and expose yourself to books you might not normally read at this monthly book club gathering. Gatherings taking place February and later will focus on a pre-selected title.

COMPUTER CLASSES EVENTS
Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

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

Main Library Creative Lab
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Design and Print a Poster

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Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to create a poster, then print it using the Library’s large-format poster printer. The first poster that you design will be printed for free.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Computer Basics

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Learn the basics of using a personal computer (PC), including how to turn it on and off, how to move and click a mouse, how to type and use a keyboard, and how to open and close documents and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Communicating with Email

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

Main Library Creative Lab
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Upcycle with 3D Printing

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Breathe new life into your jars and cans with 3D printing software and equipment.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Computer Basics

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Learn the basics of using a personal computer (PC), including how to turn it on and off, how to move and click a mouse, how to type and use a keyboard, and how to open and close documents and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Email Basics

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas; moving and copying data; formatting and previewing worksheets; sorting and filtering data; linking data from one sheet to another; and using styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

Glendale Branch
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Computer Basics

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Learn the basics of using a personal computer (PC), including how to turn it on and off, how to move and click a mouse, how to type and use a keyboard, and how to open and close documents and pages.

Utah Pride Center 255 East 400 South Suite 200
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Explore The City Library

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Learn about The City Library’s online resources and explore all the information, resources, and events that are available to City Library cardholders.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Mother’s Day Cards

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Design a fun and unique Mother’s Day card.

Main Library Technology Center
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Explore the Library’s eBook and eAudiobook resources, including OverDrive, OneClickDigital, 3M Cloud Library, and more.

Chapman Branch
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Facebook

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Ser parte de esta red social, te ayuda a comunicarte y compartir con las personas que forman parte de tu vida.

Glendale Branch
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Computer Basics

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Learn the basics of using a personal computer (PC), including how to turn it on and off, how to move and click a mouse, how to type and use a keyboard, and how to open and close documents and pages.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Online Basics

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Learn how to get online to open a personal email account, create a Facebook page, and search for information resources that interest you.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic word processing skills in Word 2013, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; formatting text; and formatting individual sections of your document, including section breaks, columns, and pages.

Glendale Branch
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Online Basics

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Learn how to get online to open a personal email account, create a Facebook page, and search for information resources that interest you.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

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

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

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Learn about plants, flowers, gardening, and more through the website garden.org.

Marmalade Branch
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Computer Basics

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Learn the basics of using a personal computer (PC), including how to turn it on and off, how to move and click a mouse, how to type and use a keyboard, and how to open and close documents and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Laptops and Chromebooks 101

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Learn how to use a Chromebook or other type of laptop, including how to power it on, how to set up Internet through a wireless hotspot, how to add apps, and how to save your work.

Chapman Branch
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Pinterest

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Es una red social con la que puedes guardar y compartir las mejores imágenes y vídeos de la web.

Glendale Branch
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Online Basics

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Learn how to get online to open a personal email account, create a Facebook page, and search for information resources that interest you.

Main Library Technology Center
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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 Creative Lab
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YouTube

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

Main Library Technology Center
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Cover Letters

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Learn the basics on creating a cover letter for your résumé that can be both printed and sent electronically.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Is There an App for That?

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Learn about mobile or computer applications—also known as “apps”—and explore some popular apps.

Main Library Creative Lab
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3D Printed Desk Accessories

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Make a fun and unique pencil holder or other desk accessory with 3D printing software and equipment.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Photoshop Basics

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Learn basic skills that will help you utilize the incredibly powerful application Photoshop.

Day-Riverside Branch
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Explore the Library’s eBook and eAudiobook resources, including OverDrive, OneClickDigital, 3M Cloud Library, and more.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Learn about and explore the dozens of databases accessible through The City Library’s website, slcpl.org.

Marmalade Branch
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Online Basics

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Learn how to get online to open a personal email account, create a Facebook page, and search for information resources that interest you.

Chapman Branch
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Pinterest II

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Es una red social con la que puedes guardar y compartir las mejores imágenes y vídeos de la web.

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

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Learn about and explore one or two fun websites.

Chapman Branch
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Pinterest

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Como crear una cuenta en Pinterest y como agregar todo lo que le gusta de otros usuarios a su propia página.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas; moving and copying data; formatting and previewing worksheets; sorting and filtering data; linking data from one sheet to another; and using styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

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

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Explore and play a variety of online games.

Main Library Technology Center
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Father’s Day 3D Print

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Design and 3D print a custom tie clip or money clip for Father’s Day.

Chapman Branch
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Facebook

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Aprenda como manejar su cuenta de Facebook y como cuidar su privacidad.

Main Library Technology Center
Featured Event
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Gain the skills necessary to earn a Digital Literacy Certificate through the Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic word processing skills in Word 2013, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; formatting text; and formatting individual sections of your document, including section breaks, columns, and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

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

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Learn about and explore the wide variety of online resources The City Library offers.

Chapman Branch
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Clasificados

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Aprenda a vender las cosas por medio del internet.

Main Library Technology Center
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Laptops and Chromebooks 101

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Learn how to use a Chromebook or other type of laptop, including how to power it on, how to set up Internet through a wireless hotspot, how to add apps, and how to save your work.

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

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Watch a short and inspiring TED Talk and discuss your thoughts on the talk.

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

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Learn about and explore one or two fun websites.

Chapman Branch
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Fotos

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Aprenda a bajar fotos de su cámara o celular y guardar en su computadora o USB.

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

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Explore and play a variety of online games.

Chapman Branch
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Teclado y mouse

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Conozca bien cómo usar el teclado y el mouse.

Main Library Creative Lab
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Celebrate Embrace Your Geekness Day by taking and editing their own geeky photos using equipment in the Library’s Creative Lab.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Learn about and explore the wide variety of online resources The City Library offers.

Chapman Branch
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Google

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Aprenda como usar aplicaciones de Google: Gmail, Drive, Docs, y Calendar.

Main Library Technology Center
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PowerPoint 2013

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Learn how to create an impressive, colorful presentation in PowerPoint 2013. The first half of this class will cover basic skills, and the second half will cover intermediate skills, including creating a master slide and automating a slide show. Come with an idea and bring digital copies of images you may want to use. Bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

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

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Watch a short and inspiring TED Talk and discuss your thoughts on the talk.

Main Library Technology Center
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Create a Wearable Planter

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Use the Library’s 3D printing software and equipment to create a miniature planter that can travel with you on the road.

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

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Learn about and explore one or two fun websites.

Main Library Technology Center
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Laptops and Chromebooks 101

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Learn how to use a Chromebook or other type of laptop, including how to power it on, how to set up Internet through a wireless hotspot, how to add apps, and how to save your work.

Main Library Creative Lab
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GarageBand: Part I

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Learn the basics of and become familiar with Apple’s GarageBand music creation software.

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

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Explore and play a variety of online games.

Chapman Branch
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Correo Electrónico

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Crear una cuenta de correo electrónico. Aprenda a mandar fotos, adjuntar archivos etc.

Main Library Technology Center
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Email Basics

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

Main Library Creative Lab
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GarageBand: Part II

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Learn how to record, edit, and mix your own music with Apple’s GarageBand music creation software.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Learn about and explore the wide variety of online resources The City Library offers.

Chapman Branch
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Currículo

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Aprenda como componer un currículo profesional y poner la información adecuada.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas; moving and copying data; formatting and previewing worksheets; sorting and filtering data; linking data from one sheet to another; and using styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

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

17 people like this -

Watch a short and inspiring TED Talk and discuss your thoughts on the talk.

Chapman Branch
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Buscar empleo

15 people like this -

Aprenda como buscar trabajo por medio del internet y agregar toda información adecuadamente.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic word processing skills in Word 2013, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; formatting text; and formatting individual sections of your document, including section breaks, columns, and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

17 people like this -

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

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

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Learn about and explore one or two fun websites.

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

14 people like this -

Explore and play a variety of online games.

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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 Apr 22 to Jun 09

Paintings By Bill Lee Reception: Sat, Apr 22, 4pm Main Library, Gallery at Library Square

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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.