• Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
    JUSTICE LEAGUE Main Library Auditorium · Oct 24 · 2pm

    Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday

    On the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, watch the most popular movies from the Library's collection on the big screen. No need to wait on the hold list to see these hits!

  • 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.

  • Homebuying 101 Multiple Locations · Oct–Jan

    Buying a home is exciting, but sometimes daunting experience. This class will help you learn the basics of home buying, including how to find grants, loans, and government financing programs, how to identify mistakes to avoid, what to expect from new builds and how to purchase foreclosures. You'll leave feeling more confident about the next steps and with a clear vision of how the entire home-buying process comes together.

  • 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.

  • Year of Centennial Celebration
    The Chapman Branch has served the people of Salt Lake since May 27, 1918.

    Year of Centennial Celebration

    Throughout the year there will be Centennial events like Chapman's 100th birthday party! Look out for decades-themed book displays and share your personal memories of #chapman100.

  • Zombie Thoughts Multiple Locations · Oct

    Zombie Thoughts is a new family-friendly play from Plan-B Theatre Company. It tells the story of Sam and Pig, two characters in a video game. They'll need your help to make the right choices in their quest to defeat the evil Machine.

  • Día de los Muertos Youth Art Contest
    Call for Entries Oct 1–25 · Day-Riverside Branch

    Día de los Muertos Youth Art Contest

    Artists up to age 17 can submit original artwork that reflects the spirit of Día de los Muertos. The art will be displayed during the Festival, with a grand prize winner chosen from the entries.

  • 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.

  • The Truth is out there

    The Truth is out there

    This month, explore a curated set of #SLCPLpicks around the theme of UFOs, supernatural phenomena, and the paranormal.

  • Halloween Teen Lock-In Saturday, October 20, 6:30–9:30pm Day-Riverside Branch

    It's an after-hours Halloween party for teens, inspired by the popular manga/anime Black Butler! Hang out with your friends, meet cool new people, play games, and stay fueled with snacks and refreshments. You can sing a tune in the Karaoke corner, watch "Black Butler" anime, or play video games while you wait for a turn in the Black Butler Escape Room.


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