• Teen Art Exhibit Call for Entries
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    Teen Art Exhibit Call for Entries

    We're always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Level 2 Canteena Space. Submissions are accepted year-round.

  • A concert is not a live rendition of an album. It's a theatrical event. Freddie Mercury

    The City Library's Local Music Collection—housed on the first floor of the Main Library—includes a diverse, growing selection of CDs from a variety of artists located in the Salt Lake City area.

  • Tech Tuesdays 4–5:30pm, Glendale Branch

    It's never been easier to express yourself creatively, whether you're interested in music, design, filmmaking, 3D modeling, or photography. Every Tuesday, teens can meet with like-minded creators and use our range of Creative Lab tools and software with guidance from Library staff.

  • Code Club
    Programming is just logic-based creativity. John Romero

    Code Club

    Develop computer coding skills at your own pace in a creative and collaborative environment. Kids and teens ages 8–18 can take part weekly workshops where they’ll be able to work through a self-guided programming curriculum with the help of Library staff.

  • Spring Teen Lock-In: '90s Night
    All That And A Bag Of Chips Day-Riverside · Apr 21 · 6:30pm

    Spring Teen Lock-In: '90s Night

    Oh snap! The Day-Riverside Branch takes you back to the radical '90s for one night only. Enjoy throwback games, music, food, and time with your homies during this after-hours event. See what the Library’s like when it’s closed to the public. A '90s party without a costume contest? As if! Dress as your favorite '90s character or in your favorite '90s style — goth, grungy, preppy, hot neon colors, whatever!

  • Don't be afraid to ask for help. Nobody gets through school on their own. Michelle Obama

    HelpNow offers a comprehensive suite of eLearning tools, including live tutoring, expert writing assistance, collaborative learning, targeted skills building, test prep, and self-study options.

  • Overdrive: eBooks & eAudiobooks
    Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning. William Arthur Ward

    Overdrive: eBooks & eAudiobooks

    The City Library's connection to Overdrive provides cardholders with access to free downloads of eBooks and eAudiobooks

  • Learn a Language
    Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are. Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Learn a Language

    The City Library's Mango Languages database can help you expand your language toolkit.

  • Video Gaming Every Fri, 3:30–5pm, Marmalade Branch

    Kids and teens can play provided Wii U and PlayStation 4 games on a first-come, first-served basis and enjoy provided snacks.

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

    Explore unique projects and activies in these weekly workshops. Create something to take home, use, or consume. We'll provide the materials, you provide the imagination.

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