• June 1–Aug 10
    Super Summer Challenge For Teens

    June 1–Aug 10

    The universe is full of stories! With The City Library’s Super Summer Challenge, you can read a story, live a story, make a story, and tell your story. Click here to see all the out-of-this world events the Library has planned this summer.

  • Code Club
    Programming is just logic-based creativity. John Romero

    Code Club

    Develop computer coding skills at your own pace in a creative and collaborative environment. Kids and teens ages 8–18 can take part weekly workshops where they’ll be able to work through a self-guided programming curriculum with the help of Library staff.

  • Join the League of extraordinary teens A monthly club at the Anderson-Foothill Branch

    Get hands-on job experience and make new friends! You’ll work with librarians to help shape the ways The City Library serves teen customers. If you’re in grades 7–12, you’re invited to apply. We’re looking for members who love the Library, have good communication skills, and respect the opinions of others. Perks include snacks, trackable volunteer hours, and a great addition to your college applications or résumé.

  • 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 80 albums — and growing! — representing Salt Lake City’s local music scene.

  • You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. Maya Angelou

    Explore unique projects and activies in these weekly workshops. Create something to take home, use, or consume. We'll provide the materials, you provide the imagination.

  • Don't be afraid to ask for help. Nobody gets through school on their own. Michelle Obama

    HelpNow offers a comprehensive suite of eLearning tools, including live tutoring, expert writing assistance, collaborative learning, targeted skills building, test prep, and self-study options.

  • 1st Wednesday of Every month
    Alphabet Soup An LGBTQ+ Club For Teens

    1st Wednesday of Every month

    Alphabet Soup is an inclusive, safe, monthly hangout for LGBTQ+ teens and teen allies.

  • Long Live Local Music!

    HUM's ever-growing collection of digitally-streaming local music has been updated to include 20 new albums from a diverse group of local artists, including the Joe McQueen Quartet, Angel Magic, 3hattrio, and Baby Pink.

  • 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®.

  • 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.

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