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Brainfuse: Live Tutoring K-12

Just in time for back to school, Salt Lake County Library is pleased to present Brainfuse, a new learning resource providing free live online tutoring for grades K-12. Interact with live tutors in a wide range of state and common core-aligned subjects, including math, science, reading and writing. Visit Brainfuse today and look for the Live Tutoring tab on the left side of the page.

Storytelling Celebration

Join us at the Library's Viridian Event Center on Monday, August 31 at 7:00 p.m. for storytelling celebration presented in partnership with Timpanogos Storytelling Festival. Two wonderful storytellers will bring the Summer Library Program to a close with their entertaining talents. Tim Lowry tells a variety of folk tales and stories from American history. bringing his Southern hospitality to audiences everywhere. Antonio Sacre's performance includes folk tales, myths and legends from around the world, focusing on Spanish-speaking countries. Don't miss this fun event.

An Evening of Folk Tales

Celebrated storyteller Darci Tucker of the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival will be at the Library's Viridian Event Center on Monday, September 7 at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of wonderful entertainment. Her personal stories, folk and fairy tales, ghost stories and historical pieces tolk in character will enchant the entire family.


Whitmore Library Re-Opening

Salt Lake County Library is excited to re-open the Whitmore Library on Saturday, September 19 at 10:00 a.m. The library has undergone an extensive remodel that you're going to love. The re-opening celebration will include balloons, refreshments, face painting, activities for kids and more. Whitmore Library is located at 2197 Fort Union Boulevard.


When I Grow Up: Kids' Job Fair
job fair

When I Grow Up is an interactive, hands-on job fair for kids, offering them the opportunity to meet and interact with professionals in a variety of interesting fields. The event will be on Saturday, September 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Library's Viridian Event Center in West Jordan. See big trucks, chat with professionals and participate in fun interactive activities. Dream big about your future!  This annual library program brings together volunteers from the community who share information and activities about their professions with children and families. Paricipants will include an architect, a ballet dancer, a hockey player, a chemist, a computer specialist, an engineer, a music teacher, a pharmacist, a funeral director, a race care driver, an interior designer and many more.

Colleen Houck
colleen houck

Join us as we welcome New York Times bestselling author Colleen Houck to the Library's Viridian Event Center in West Jordan on Wednesday, September 23 at 7:00 p.m. She will be discussing and signing her newest novel Reawakened. Books will be available for purchase at the event. Presented in partnership with The King's English Bookshop.


J.A. Jance

Salt Lake County Library is very pleased to welcome New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance back to the Library's Viridian Event Center on Tuesday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m. for a discussion and signing of her new book Dance of the Bones. In this new novel two of Jance's most acclaimed series characters join forces for the first time,  J.P. Beaumont and Brandon Walker, resulting in one of the most suspensful works of the author's career. Books will be available for purchase at the event courtesy of The King's English Bookshop.