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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. There's a Monster in my Bathtub 10/21/2014

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Halloween Puppet ShowThere's a Monster in my BathtubBilly can't take a bath because there's a big, furry monster taking up all the space and using all the soap. He tries all sorts of tricks to get the creature out, but nothing seems to work. However do you move a stubborn, soggy monster?
    Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6K0Gw7IAhA%2f6LXOdset%2fJGgNGy2TRDWzN%2bLa9I2jXHoFJZEtPI%2fv0n
  2. Preschool Storytime 10/21/2014

    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, 21 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4wINwgWxJfYQYZ0GQ8FIescqbkmII0TfoPYtXleJ2I8iwk2qvm%2bdCr
  3. Preschool Storytime 10/21/2014

    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, 21 Oct 2014 19:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6hljU7kMDG%2fT8IRPywRUTtRaoTogX4y8MQumjxwcZMs8HpLUNpcQtE
  4. There's a Monster in my Bathtub 10/21/2014

    1:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Halloween Puppet ShowThere's a Monster in my BathtubBilly can't take a bath because there's a big, furry monster taking up all the space and using all the soap. He tries all sorts of tricks to get the creature out, but nothing seems to work. However do you move a stubborn, soggy monster?
    Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6bOBucYvhglGHgZhp9j7FeXPs%2bCxi68uy5nGPO5dWPC0JkTh1Pnuap
  5. Halloween Make and Take Craft 10/21/2014

    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).
    Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:00:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5dUMO9xyIEtzW4ZVaysMQEPlbOSn7GdGU1OlhRcvqQwOvEEl9yWSU1
  6. Zumba Kids 10/21/2014

    4:30 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room
    Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4h1Bd4uHerdUbesFwtQ8qticUhja5ATUuTws4Vy5n9c0CI4gFjQO2W
  7. Great Reads for Girls 10/21/2014

    7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: This month join us for 'Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep' by Gail Carson Levine. After we discuss the book, we will have crafts and activities related to the book.
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:00:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J48JvIk1ruD6wsMeBmn6K%2bUolRDAMEovnDeMgO9Dp7G5ebHHbq2nEay
  8. Storytime for Everyone 10/22/2014

    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM - Whitmore Meeting Room
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4D9VDd2cQiVm7IWKrqgYkCuNS07NlWXCqTdkHwbjNR%2bHSOmRB9mFMp
  9. There's a Monster in my Bathtub 10/22/2014

    1:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Whitmore Meeting Room: Halloween Puppet ShowThere's a Monster in my BathtubBilly can't take a bath because there's a big, furry monster taking up all the space and using all the soap. He tries all sorts of tricks to get the creature out, but nothing seems to work. However do you move a stubborn, soggy monster?
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:30:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6bOBucYvhglGHgZhp9j7FeN%2bxCVDr1ZnYDlFZZfitXyXLMEtQys2Ii
  10. Tales with Tau - Read to a Dog 10/22/2014

    3:45 PM to 5:00 PM - Whitmore Storytime Room: Therapy Animals of Utah is partnering with Whitmore Library to provide a therapy dog for your child to read to. Sessions are 15 minutes long. Free tickets will be given out starting at 3:30 p.m. Come meet our beautiful dog Chelsea!
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:45:00 GMThttp://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7vh3QoXOVPMdxPTYCjA%2folltGe4CbD%2fJYUEbIPXIm%2bac11m5iBHOJa
 
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