• 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.

  • ACT® Study Sessions
    We Shall Not Cease from Exploration. T.S. Eliot

    ACT® Study Sessions

    Get prepped for the ACT® college admissions test. Teens ages 14–18 are invited to this series of peer study sessions where you can work together as a group to review test subjects, learn testing strategies, and practice taking the ACT®.

  • Manga Club
    Manga Club with special guests from Anime Banzai Glendale · June-July

    Manga Club

    In this Super Summer series, members of Anime Banzai — a nonprofit that brings the culture, art, and fun of Japan to Utah — will lead two hour workshops to help you level up your love of manga and anime.

  • 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.

  • You've got the music in you New Radicals, "You Get What You Give"

    Strike a Chord this summer by taking part in The City Library's Super Summer Challenge! Track your progress for a chance to win a grand prize, collect prizes along the way, and make it a Super Summer. 

  • Teen Art Exhibit Call for Entries
    Submit your portfolio to be featured at The City Library

    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.

  • 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.

  • After a thousand watercolors you will find you have fallen in love with paper and paint. Rex Brandt

    Paint en plein air like a French impressionist. The third Saturday of each month, teens can produce a simple watercolor painting while enjoying the view from the Main Library's Rooftop Garden. Supplies will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Long live local music!
    The HUM Collection

    Long live local music!

    The HUM Collection is a free, local music service that provides streaming access to everyone and digital downloads to City Library cardholders. The collection includes 40 albums — and growing! — representing Salt Lake City’s local music scene.

  • Dungeons & Dragons Role-Playing Game for Beginners

    Break out your twenty-sided die, Dungeon Master, and start an adventure with new friends. If you’re new to the game, you can build a character ready to take on whatever the story may hold. Join us every Tuesday at 6pm at Chapman for new tales and excitement in the original role-playing game!

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LEARN A LANGUAGE

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See the world. Meet fun people. Speak their language. Mango Languages will get your linguistic chops up to speed in time for your vacation or study abroad program.

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