• 2-Day Grant Writing Workshop Sep 27–28 · Main Library

    In this workshop, beginning grant writers will gain a greater understanding of what it takes to create a competitive grant application for your organization. You'll learn how to work with partners, evaluate success, and navigate The City Library's grant-seeking databases, including the Foundation Center's Foundation Directory Online.

  • Reading and Discussion with Author Rosina Lozano Mon, Sep 24, 7pm · Main Library

    Historian Rosina Lozano visits The City Library to discuss her latest book, "An American Language: The History of Spanish in the United States."

  • American Adventures

    American Adventures

    This month, explore a curated set of #SLCPLpicks that will inspire you to get out and have an adventure in the vast wilderness that America offers.

    2018 RUMI POETRY FESTIVAL Sep 29 ·2pm · Marmalade


    A gathering of poetry, music, and contemplation. The festival commemorates the spiritual art and path of Mawlana Rumi, the 13th-century Persian poet and spiritual master.

  • Garden as though you will live forever William Kent

    The Plot is a community garden open to all patrons of the Library from sunrise to sunset. The City Library offers classes in The Plot to introduce the community to various aspects of gardening, wellness, and sustainability.

  • 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.

  • Slop: A Musical Storytime Feast Multiple Locations · Sep

    It's a knee-slapping, soup-slurping, puppet-performing, opera-singing extravaganza. Bring your appetite for this literary feast!

  • Yoga Flow
    Yoga Flow Marmalade Branch

    Yoga Flow

    Yoga Flow combines music and yoga for a unique class designed for all experience levels. Led by certified teacher Sarah Kelly, this class centers on breath awareness, as well as promoting a sense of calm meditative focus as you move through various yoga poses.

  • Sweet Reads Book CLub 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.

  • Bob Ross Paint-Along
    Let's have a little evergreen Tree, and he lives right there. He's a nice tree. Bob Ross

    Bob Ross Paint-Along

    Follow along with a soothing episode of The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross and paint your own happy little trees.


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