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Address:
2197 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121
 
Manager:
Kent Dean
Hours:
Mon. - Thurs.
10 am - 9 pm
 
Fri. - Sat.
10 am - 6 pm
 
Closed Sundays
  • Twenty-four public computers w/Internet, Microsoft Office and Printing.
  • A large auditorium space with a capacity of seventy people is available to reserve with access to a stage, piano, digital projector, sound system, tables and chairs.
  • Free WiFi.
  • The Children's Room boasts a comprehensive collection, puppet theater, reading gazebo, rocking animal toys, and a "story time" room.
  • printing from the Deseret News, Salt Lake Tribune, and New York Times microfilm is free.
  • The library has over 49,000 square feet.
  • The Whitmore library is easily accessible from I-215 and is in close proximity to the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center, several groceries and numerous retail stores and eateries.
  • The fourteen individual quiet study carrels are equipped with outlets.
  • The Spanish collection includes books, audiobooks, DVDs and CDs for adults and children.

 

Number of Items Owned: 170,000 items

More Upcoming Whitmore Library Events


  1. Toddler Time 10/23/2014

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Storytime Room: This 15 to 20 minute program is geared for ages 2 to 3 1/2. Program includes songs, movement activities, interactive books, and games. Program is followed up with playtime and extension activities downstairs in the auditorium. Registration is required monthly and lasts for the month in which you are registering.
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7JAYyddgte1fNQc8HjA5b%2b7DyK9ibqeEXWPAasK6bKsGCYIq2NpRVN
  2. Wee Read 10/23/2014

    11:15 AM to 11:45 AM - Whitmore Storytime Room: This is a 15 to 20 minute lap-sit program for Ages 0 to 2. Activities include songs, movement activities, rhyme books, and playtime. Registration is required monthly and include all of that month's programs.
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:15:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5MsIH4UXsDWJBIGjyLXqW9mDfQzkCYB%2f3I0RPXwqoyd1n4HEOwOK5S
  3. Halloween Make and Take Craft 10/23/2014

    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Whitmore Library: Ages 10 and up, stop on by the Teen Area this week for a surprise, spooktacular Halloween craft. Ages 12 to 17, show your inspired creation at the Children's Desk and get $7.50 off your fines or a free book (one fine waiver per teen in October).
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:00:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5dUMO9xyIEtzW4ZVaysMQEOCo2Yzlh9E1C%2fdS%2fROQv6FbUR6IzknDh
  4. Camp Read 10/23/2014

    4:15 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: This is a 45-minute program of early learning fun for children in grades K and 1 . We will put on pupped shows, act out stories, create our own books, and enjoy art and music. Registration is required monthly and occurs on the first business day of the month until filled. Registration is for all the Camp Read programs in that month.
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:15:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7H1DC5Q0o9ynX8pQZNxB8%2f7xbbh9P9aoNphhWwMUYXsxdzQLr1%2frYB
  5. Halloween Make and Take Craft 10/24/2014

    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Whitmore Library: Ages 10 and up, stop on by the Teen Area this week for a surprise, spooktacular Halloween craft. Ages 12 to 17, show your inspired creation at the Children's Desk and get $7.50 off your fines or a free book (one fine waiver per teen in October).
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:00:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5dUMO9xyIEtzW4ZVaysMQEvsN%2fD%2f1Ihawd6Kl3H5s53qiEgvPvhXc7
  6. Book Dudes 10/24/2014

    4:30 PM to 5:30 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Fluffy bunnies and cutesy birds — ick! Put on your eye-patch & ammo belt to combat the forces of all things cuddly with Battle Bunny. Pick up your free ticket 30 minutes before the program.
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J79jrr8nulxCWYAn12GMAdd%2fh6Iw8d2q9SOxTHsvI2akCjeKZwgbDMx
  7. Halloween Make and Take Craft 10/25/2014

    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Whitmore Library: Ages 10 and up, stop on by the Teen Area this week for a surprise, spooktacular Halloween craft. Ages 12 to 17, show your inspired creation at the Children's Desk and get $7.50 off your fines or a free book (one fine waiver per teen in October).
    Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:00:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5dUMO9xyIEtzW4ZVaysMQE8FekZufyz%2boegkzYpjdig8tSjQQxEoSF
  8. Gotta Move! 10/27/2014

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Meeting Room: An active program of music, movement and dance with a story break at the end. For all ages. No registration necessary.
    Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4VjQV2B2DMVD3U1tD4%2bRDJNIy2z2Dwjcqf6OxmVreIqcwSUVYknyAD
  9. Preschool Storytime 10/28/2014

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Whitmore Library Preschool Storytime is a 30 - 45 minute program for children ages 3 1/2 - 5. Children are invited to listen to stories, and participate in songs, fingerplays, creative dramatics, puppets, art activities, and fun. Parents are always welcome at storytime but most children will be ready to attend on their own. Registration is required and begins the first day of the month for that month's programs.
    Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4wINwgWxJfYQYZ0GQ8FIesba%2fvtsF3WzEJnxNQblQa6bKDoktVyI1B
  10. Preschool Storytime 10/28/2014

    1:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Preschool Storytime is a 30 - 45 minute program for children ages 3 1/2 - 5. Children are invited to listen to stories, and participate in songs, fingerplays, creative dramatics, puppets, art activities, and fun. Parents are always welcome at storytime but most children will be ready to attend on their own. Registration is required and begins the first day of the month for that month's programs.
    Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6hljU7kMDG%2fT8IRPywRUTt4gBMdO2TFqocrzoPzAiJXTHoTXlDIDc%2f
 
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For more information, call our Customer Services Department at    (801) 943-4636 or register online.

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