• Celebrate Dr. Seuss' 115th birthday with a storytime, crafts, and snacks!
    Dr. Seuss' Birthday Celebration Sat, Mar 2 · 11am–1pm · Day-Riverside

    Celebrate Dr. Seuss' 115th birthday with a storytime, crafts, and snacks!

    Grinches and Sneetches and Cats wearing Hats, Why, who do we have to thank for all that? He brought them to life, they sprang from his head, Who else could it be, but our dear old friend Ted. “Who’s Ted?” You might ask. He’s a doctor, you know. He told you of “Oh! The places you’ll go!”He gave us the Lorax, blue Yertle, and Horton. And that’s why we think that his birthday’s important. If you don’t know by now, then I must introduce: The writer, the artist, the great Dr. Seuss!

  • cast your vote for your favorite book series! Polls close on Thursday, February 28

    Stop by any City Library to pick up your Winter Book Series Showdown bookmark featuring nine different books series'. Make your voice heard by voting thumbs up or thumbs down for each book you read from the list. Don’t forget to grab an “I Voted” sticker!

  • The Tinker Lab Presents - Virtual Reality
    Virtual Reality Main · Wednesdays in Feb · 4-5pm

    The Tinker Lab Presents - Virtual Reality

    The future is here! Visit the Tinker Lab (downstairs in the Children's Library) for an unparalleled, true-to-life virtual reality experience. Arrive at 4pm to sign up for a time slot.

  • HUM is accepting submissions
    Calling all Utah musicians

    HUM is accepting submissions

    Musicians are invited to submit their music for consideration. A jury will review submissions and consider them for inclusion in the HUM music collection. We will contact musicians in the event that your music was either accepted or declined. The submission deadline is February 22nd.

  • Celebrate Black Americans
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  • Fanx ramp up Day-Riverside · Mar 5, 11, 22, 28

    Get your geek on with these fun activities like a Cosplay Runway Challenge, leading up the FanX convention. Each week will have a different activity and every time you attend, you'll be entered to win a pair of FanX passes!

  • March 2-3 Main Library

    As part of the Tumbleweed's Film Festival, kids can take part in free, hands-on, creative filmmaking activities on Library Square at the Tumbleweeds Clubhouse. 10am–5pm on Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3.

  • Supernatural event March 2 · chapman · 2-3:30pm

    Local author Lisa Mangum watched all 300 episodes of Supernatural and identified writing tips that can be learned from the show. Learn those tips, then make a "salt and burn" necklace!

  • 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.

  • 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.



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