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Address:
2197 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121
 
Manager:
Deidra Townsend
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 Storytime 3/27/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - 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, 27 Mar 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6PsB2JZN87YlpbXaKnqKkm2Rn9ANrIGwHxsVVnaYYP1rVhS3FjHhXx
  2. Preschool Storytime 3/28/2017

    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, 28 Mar 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5V5byJpEM6Kt0Tzj4NVEDfZInHG5NQkDYIcjfDs6auWrGGjqmVnvhW
  3. Camp Read 3/28/2017

    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, 28 Mar 2017 22:15:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J667%2bZY9uX4tYkAv2oY0r%2fUfYi0jpw4cDxqjqQNIvQE91hDZgiJCSYK
  4. Storytime for Everyone 3/29/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Meeting Room
    Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J72GHPoFcFJTCtswrSP9LTcMmEv%2fmJ29g3Qpr1doa8HQ0wx2HtLe96w
  5. Great Reads Book Club 3/29/2017

    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Join us for lively discussions, activities, friendship and fun! Geared for ages 8-12 with a caring adult.The book for March is Dragon's Guide to the Care and Feeding of Humans by Laurence Yep.Crusty dragon Miss Drake's new pet human, Winnie, not only thinks Miss Drake is her pet, she accidentally brings to life her "sketchlings" of fantastic creatures. Mayhem! Register for each month by calling 801-944-7539 or by stopping by the children's desk.
    Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7GXFWA59sWtJYgFnn68djPEgovYAiLR1ufAHX%2bm67RDpsoILyg6bc8
  6. Computer Basics Series: Excel 3/31/2017

    2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Whitmore Maker Lab: Computers can do quite a bit these days! This series focuses on four highly used programs, including gmail and Facebook.This month, we’ll cover the basics of Microsoft Excel.Class size is limited, please contact the Whitmore Library Reference Desk to reserve your seat: 801-943-4636.
    Fri, 31 Mar 2017 20:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5gKgAKH4RHI5Pb8DKn%2fpXb899ibfXseu%2fJpw2jhJkdiVaMvJR3kSwJ
  7. Toddler Storytime 4/3/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - 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, 03 Apr 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6PsB2JZN87YlpbXaKnqKkmRtzA015vCovIBwysrkjaducnD3K2a%2bKY
  8. Preschool Storytime 4/4/2017

    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, 04 Apr 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5V5byJpEM6Kt0Tzj4NVEDf5qhqz1theFOgjXOt8NacZG0PoDQR8ZNu
  9. Camp Read 4/4/2017

    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, 04 Apr 2017 22:15:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J667%2bZY9uX4tYkAv2oY0r%2fUWd%2b2XA9svri9HEPQ4mk7jWJSwwZqDCjA
  10. Storytime for Everyone 4/5/2017

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Meeting Room
    Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J72GHPoFcFJTCtswrSP9LTcMe4iLM9UCGKLYmN256aq%2fcgppfNFJ5te
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