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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. In addition, we have a large conference room, which accommodates up to 12 people, and a small conference room, which accommodates up to 4 people, available to reserve.
  • Free WiFi.
  • The Children's Room boasts a comprehensive collection, puppet theater, reading gazebo, rocking animal toys, and a "story time" room.
  • 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 1/23/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Toddlertime is a storytime for caregiver and child to enjoy together. Your 2 1/2 - 3 1/2- year-old child will feel most comfortable and get the most out of the program while sitting in your lap. Toddlertime includes age appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, art activities, and more. Be assured that we expect toddlers to act like toddlers. But if your little one becomes too disruptive, please take the child out of the room until they calm down. Free tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program starts for the first 20 children.
    Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J43PEwu6KmZ5mzF2Ndji5p6yQTbNThK0yy%2fxYLaCca7oVjF2%2ba6zr6G
  2. Preschool Storytime 1/24/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Preschool Storytime is a 30 - 45 minute program that will give your 3 1/2 to 5 year old child a chance to interact with other children, to develop a love of books, and to have fun. Parents are always welcome at storytime, but most preschoolers will be ready to attend on their own. We ask that no younger siblings attend in order to give these older children the rich literary experience that they deserve. Free tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program starts for the first 30 children.
    Tue, 24 Jan 2017 17:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J73t4uEH56dgeW28K%2fpHXu4%2bFHDprZGJ6xMPQlezU8Bw3gtn9ThXa1b
  3. Camp Read 1/24/2017

    4:15 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Camp Read: A storytime for kindergartners and first graders. 45 minutes of early reading fun. We will put on puppet shows, act out stories, create our own books and enjoy art and music. This session runs January through April. Please register at the Whitmore Children's desk or by calling 801-944-7539.
    Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:15:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J667%2bZY9uX4tYkAv2oY0r%2fU7V%2b%2bLnCer2lnL2Hu7MAQ70ugkOqC1Bg2
  4. Great Reads for Girls 1/25/2017

    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Join us for lively discussions, activities, friendship and fun! For girls ages 8 - 12 accompanied by Mom or another caring adult. Sign up each month by phone or in person at the Whitmore Library Children's Desk.(Please note age requirement. No younger siblings please.)This month's book is Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt. Ally is smart enough to fool a lot of people. But she is afraid everyone will find out what she still does not know how to do.
    Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7GXFWA59sWtJYgFnn68djPTmSfDVN%2buyJA7i%2fM7av1dD6PzXTfPX34
  5. Teen Makers: Balloon Science 1/26/2017

    4:00 PM to 5:30 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Balloon rockets, cars, and vinegar balloons, oh my! Join us for an hour of science experiments and more. No registration required.
    Thu, 26 Jan 2017 23:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4avJPnaX0hHx6oNnG7pK4UKiFVgHxJRueJv9WxRD4Z2%2fDoezByT3Hg
  6. Teen Anime Club 1/28/2017

    3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room
    Sat, 28 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5myHHOqw0Dzg3Xf5ym7KNZJ8ovs7XOdeqRTkaUYjXAe2K7hBdsFX%2bg
  7. Toddler Time 1/30/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Toddlertime is a storytime for caregiver and child to enjoy together. Your 2 1/2 - 3 1/2- year-old child will feel most comfortable and get the most out of the program while sitting in your lap. Toddlertime includes age appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, art activities, and more. Be assured that we expect toddlers to act like toddlers. But if your little one becomes too disruptive, please take the child out of the room until they calm down. Free tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program starts for the first 20 children.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J43PEwu6KmZ5mzF2Ndji5p6ZWFEF3J0TKHt0kt7WZhfWksjtWDImeET
  8. Preschool Storytime 1/31/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Preschool Storytime is a 30 - 45 minute program that will give your 3 1/2 to 5 year old child a chance to interact with other children, to develop a love of books, and to have fun. Parents are always welcome at storytime, but most preschoolers will be ready to attend on their own. We ask that no younger siblings attend in order to give these older children the rich literary experience that they deserve. Free tickets will be available 30 minutes before the program starts for the first 30 children.
    Tue, 31 Jan 2017 17:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J73t4uEH56dgeW28K%2fpHXu4SaNGEcfoyo0rvLJBcdgNUGa8geVEYbou
  9. Camp Read 1/31/2017

    4:15 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Camp Read: A storytime for kindergartners and first graders. 45 minutes of early reading fun. We will put on puppet shows, act out stories, create our own books and enjoy art and music. This session runs January through April. Please register at the Whitmore Children's desk or by calling 801-944-7539.
    Tue, 31 Jan 2017 23:15:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J667%2bZY9uX4tYkAv2oY0r%2fUJRSejPs2aUehzmbmVcBvDSDMrHk6GJCz
  10. Lego Club 2/3/2017

    4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Ages 10 to 17. Join us every month for Lego Club. Complete the challenge and you might win a prize. Legos are for in-house use only, so feel free to bring a camera to document your awesome creations.
    Fri, 03 Feb 2017 23:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J407igUtGUSRN%2bazgC2Y2Qyo5OTpnP6Upqiv9EEodFo3%2bCqb2Px9GC3
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For more information, call our Customer Services Department at    (801) 943-4636 or register online.

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