• Simple Steps for Starting Your Business
    As any small business owner knows, starting a business is not glamorous work. Kevin McCarthy

    Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

    Join Salt Lake SCORE for a workshops that will help you get your start-up off the ground. Participants will meet with business mentors to discuss the steps involved in starting a business, and will learn the keys to success.

  • Rooftop Yoga
    When the breath is calmed, the mind too will be still. Svatmarama, Hatha Yoga Pradipika

    Rooftop Yoga

    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 levels of expertise. Yoga classes will be offered two times each month May through August.

  • Sweet Reads at Avenues Proper 4th Tuesday of Each Month, 7–9pm

    Get to know new faces from your neighborhood and expose yourself to books you might not normally read at this monthly book club gathering. Gatherings taking place February and later will focus on a pre-selected title.

  • Computer science and machine learning can make rapid advances that seem really incredible. Bill Maris

    Join the University of Utah School of Computing and The City Library for a lecture series about the impact of computer science on our society and culture. Topics include algorithms and bias, the science of air quality, and technology and arts collaborations.

  • 12 Minutes Max
    Performing, for me, has always been a very inner process Barbra Streisand

    12 Minutes Max

    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.

  • Summer Concert Series at The City Library

    Discover local bands and musicians in genres ranging from folk and bluegrass to sauce rock and swing. The City Library's Summer Concert Series will feature live performances all summer long at the Main Library and Anderson-Foothill, Day-Riverside, Marmalade, and Sprague branches.

  • Savvy Senior Movies
    Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength. Betty Friedan

    Savvy Senior Movies

    At 2pm on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, the Main Library hosts films about and starring seniors.

  • Sustaining Your Small Business
    If Opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. Milton Berle

    Sustaining Your Small Business

    Join the Library and experts from Salt Lake SCORE to explore topics related to business ownership. In May, find out how marketing yourself and managing your personal brand can help you build a dedicated client and fan base.

COMPUTER CLASSES EVENTS
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns, and rows in Word 2013 and find out how to use the mail merge function to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful, but is not required.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Cool Websites

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Learn about and explore one or two fun websites.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Online Games

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Explore and play a variety of online games.

Chapman Branch
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Google en español

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Aprenda a navegar por este sitio web que ofrece un motor de búsqueda, correo electrónico, calendario, mapas, fotos, música y más.

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Library Downloadables

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Learn about the various materials–including eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines, and music–that you can access for free with your library card to download and use on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Goodreads

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A basic overview of how to use Goodreads to find books tailored to your personal taste.

Chapman Branch
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Google Calendar I en español

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Aprenda a usar el programa Google Calendar para guardar eventos y fechas, para que están almacenados en línea donde usted puede accederlos desde cualquier dispositivo.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas; moving and copying data; formatting and previewing worksheets; sorting and filtering data; linking data from one sheet to another; and using styles and formatting to make your spreadsheet look professional.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Cricut Scrapbooking

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How to use a Cricut die-cutting machine to embellish scrapbook pages.

Chapman Branch
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Google Calendar II en español

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Aprenda cómo añadir fechas de cumpleaños y otros eventos a su calendario de Google Calendar, para que están almacenados en línea donde usted puede accederlos desde cualquier dispositivo.

Main Library Technology Center
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Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

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A first step in learning about computers, this workshop teaches you how to hold, move, and click a mouse; how to scroll and highlight; and other basic mouse functions.

Main Library Technology Center
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Learn basic word processing skills in Word 2013, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; formatting text; and formatting individual sections of your document, including section breaks, columns, and pages.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Tables and Mail Merge

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns, and rows in Word 2013 and find out how to use the mail merge function to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful, but is not required.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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Zinio Magazines and Periodicals

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Use Zinio to access digital editions of magazines and other periodicals.

Main Library Technology Center
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Résumé Basics

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Learn how to create a basic resume. Please bring your job history and education information, and a USB flash drive to save your work.

Main Library Technology Center
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Email Basics

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Learn how to create and use an email account, send attachments, and use proper email etiquette.

Main Library Technology Center
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Cover Letters

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Learn the basics on creating a cover letter for your résumé that can be both printed and sent electronically.

River's Bend Senior Center, 1300 West 300 North, Salt Lake City
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HeritageQuest

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Learn to research your genealogy online with HeritageQuest.

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Art EXHIBITS

The Salt Lake City Library hosts art exibits throughout the year. We also lists citywide exhibits here and in our events calendar. If you are a local artist, click on "Call for Entries" to get involved.

From Aug 14 to Sep 30

Things Lost to Time Come take a trip down Memory Lane in the Special Collections and discover what we have lost. Main Library Special Collections

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CALL FOR ENTRIES

Exhibits are chosen by a staff committee according to the needs and interests of the community, the variety of shows, the artistic quality of the works, and the suitability of format for each library's physical space. Submissions are accepted twice annually: during the two-week periods prior to April 10 and October 10.



TEEN ART EXHIBIT CALL FOR ENTRIES

Teen artists and art instructors, submit your or your student's portfolio to be featured at The City Library! We are always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Canteena Space on Level 2, and welcome submissions year-round.