• 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.

  • A powerful performance will transform everyone in the room. Marina Abramovic

    Experience live performance art suitable for all ages and interests. Thirteen local and international artists will fill one of Salt Lake City's most remarkable buildings with thought-provoking pieces that should be experienced live and in-person.

  • Roaring '20s Anniversary Party
    Celebrate life in all its glory– challenge yourself to let the routine sing, and the new dance. Maximillian Degenerez

    Roaring '20s Anniversary Party

    Celebrate 20 years of the Day-Riverside Branch with a roaring 1920s-themed gala that includes a photo booth, Charleston dance lessons, kids crafts, and live music. Be sure to come dressed in your best 1920s-themed attire for a costume contest!

  • Jump Rope Workshop Mon, Sep 26, Day-Riverside Branch

    Learn new jump rope skills that will impress your friends and family. Kids and their families will be able to meet with competitive jump ropers from Extreme Elevation and learn single rope skills and tricks. Jump ropes will be provided.

  • 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.

  • Bike the Branches
    You forget how accessible the city is. Sasha Roiz

    Bike the Branches

    Learn about safe urban bike riding from the Bicycle Collective and take part in a group ride that will depart from the Main Library and stop at the Glendale, Day-Riverside, and Marmalade branches.

  • 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.

  • 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.



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