River Walk · Thu, May 16
Take an observational walk along the Jordan River with Jordan River Commission project manager, Brian Tonetti and Utah Poet Laureate, Paisley Rekdal.
AUDUBON PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS SERIESMultiple Events · May 30-June 10 · Main Library
Join us for a series of events coinciding with the 2018 Audubon Photography Awards gallery show. With lectures from artist Jane Kim, photographer Tom Matthewson, a special bird storytime, a Parade of Raptors with Hawkwatch International, and more.
Igniting creativity through art & literatureFree and open to the public at UMFA First Wednesday of each month 6:30–7:30pm
Match is a monthly series of book and art adventures at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. Ignite your creativity through lively conversation and in-gallery activities. This partnership between the Salt Lake City Public Library and the UMFA will get you thinking creatively in words, images, or whatever form inspires you.
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same timeThomas Merton
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.
Rooftop Yoga 2019!Main Library · May–August
Join Salt Lake Power Yoga on the scenic rooftop of the Main Library for free community yoga classes that are perfect for all ages and experience levels. Registration is required, please arrive early. Registration is required but your spot is not guaranteed. Please arrive early to have ample time to set up your mat. Class size is limited to 200 participants.
Technology is all about building human connections.Padmasree Warrior
In partnership with the International Rescue Committee, Technology Mentors support refugee families recently resettled into the Salt Lake City area by empowering them to unlock the potential of technology. Mentors guide refugees in navigating a new community and creating a safe space for the family to learn and grow in their technology use and English skills.
The City Library offers downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Digital Magazines with OverDrive and RBdigital, and streaming movies with OverDrive. With your library card, just click to explore!
The City Library receives loads of new materials every week. Click the links to see the items most recently added to our collection.
The librarians at The City Library are pleased to be able to share their expertise in the form of these thoughtful and timely booklists. Enjoy perusing Staff Picks in the following genres:
The City Library offers dozens of online resources that you can access anytime, anywhere. Download eBooks and digital magazines, stream music and movies, learn a new language or skill, even get homework help from a live tutor.
Career Online High School (COHS) offers adults who have not completed high school the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificates online. This program is completely free for students, as scholarships have been provided by The Friends of The Salt Lake City Public Library.
Access Library resources dedicated to all things Book Clubs. Browse the Library's Book Club Kits available for checkout, learn more about the Utah State Library's Book Club Lending Program, and explore the Library's weekly- and monthly-hosted Book Clubs!