• Annual Candelight Concert Sat, Dec 1, 7:30–9pm · Chapman Branch

    Wrap up the Chapman Branch's Centennial year with songs of falling leaves, slanting rays, and crackling fires as duo Que Faire illuminates the winter season with their performance, "Winter Warm."

  • Stress Relief: Moving Meditation
    Moving Meditation Sprague Branch · Thursdays in Nov

    Stress Relief: Moving Meditation

    Relax, clear your mind, find your breath, and center your body. Moving Meditation involves gentle movement and breathing based on Chinese Qigong techniques. A 60-minute program of gentle movement and breathing based on Chinese Qigong techniques. Suitable for all ages. Call Sprague to sign-up.

  • American History, Culture, and society Lecture Series Thu, Nov 15 · 7–8pm · Marmalade Branch ·

    In this presentation Professor Button will integrate American history, political theory, and empirical social science to address both the present dangers and future possibilities of democracy in America.

  • Year of Centennial Celebration
    The Chapman Branch has served the people of Salt Lake since May 27, 1918.

    Year of Centennial Celebration

    Throughout the year there will be Centennial events like Chapman's 100th birthday party! Look out for decades-themed book displays and share your personal memories of #chapman100.

  • How to start the Conversation about Being Mortal Multiple Locations · Nov–Dec

    A Living Will states who you want to make decisions for you in the event of an incapacitating medical emergency. Bring adult family members and discuss this important topic with Camille Collett, MD, MPH.

  • National Novel Writing Month

    Your great story idea can’t become a book until you write it down! Write a 50,000 word novel in the month of November. The Anderson-Foothill Branch will host pre- and post-NaNoWriMo events for teens and those who want to write for teens.

  • Learn and Grow Playtime
    Learn and Grow Playtime Multiple Locations · Nov

    Learn and Grow Playtime

    Bring your kids to an open playtime with Help Me Grow Utah while meeting other grown-ups and learning about your child’s development through play. At the playtime, parents and guardians can fill out a developmental questionnaire, learn how they can help their child’s development, and get more information about community resources. For children ages 0–8.

  • Friends of The City Library Design Contest Deadline for Submissions: Nov 30, 2018

    Submit a design for the next Friends of The City Library Book Bag and T-Shirt! If your design is selected, you'll receive $100 as well as a Book Bag and T-Shirt bearing your design. Designs must include "Friends of The City Library."

  • Cooking for a Healthy You
    #SLCPLPICKS

    Cooking for a Healthy You

    This month, explore a curated set of cookbooks featuring recipes that will help you prepare healthy, delicious meals.

  • Check out a book club kit today!

    Run your own book club! The City Library offers numerous titles bundled as Book Club Kits, as well as partnering with Utah State Library to offer hundreds more. Each kit contains several copies of the book along with discussion guides and book club resource information. Availability of the kits is on a first-come, first-served basis.



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