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Local Authors & You @ The Viridian

2017-11-03 19:00:00 2017-11-03 20:30:00 America/Denver Local Authors & You @ The Viridian Local Authors & You @ The Viridian Viridian Event Center

Friday, November 03
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2017-11-03 19:00:00 2017-11-03 20:30:00 America/Denver Local Authors & You @ The Viridian Local Authors & You @ The Viridian Viridian Event Center

Local Authors & You @ The Viridian

This year we launch the annual Local Authors & You event with a keynote from Sara Zarr who will be discussing writing and creativity. Ms. Zarr will be signing books during the reception that follows her presentation.*Tickets are free, but required. Reserve your tickets here. Books will be available for purchase from The Printed Garden onsite.We hope to see you at the non-ticketed, free event on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 1-5 PM where we will have over 70 local authors providing writing workshops and selling their books.*Sara Zarr is the acclaimed author of six novels for young adults, plus a collaborative novel with Tara Altebrando. Her most recent work is Gem & Dixie, published by Balzer+Bray in April 2017. She’s a National Book Award finalist and two-time Utah Book Award winner. Her books have been variously named to annual best books lists of the American Library Association, Kirkus, Publisher’s Weekly, School Library Journal, the Guardian, the International Reading Association, the New York Public Library and Los Angeles Public Library, and have been translated into many languages.

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Viridian Event Center

Phone: 801-948-7858
Branch manager
Tyler Curtis

Hours
Mon, Sep 17 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Tue, Sep 18 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Wed, Sep 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Thu, Sep 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Sep 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Sep 22 Closed
Sun, Sep 23 Closed

About this branch

Upcoming events

Park View Meeting Room A&B (Capacity 40)
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Love doesn't have to be a game of chance! This fun, free, and interactive course teaches singles what to look for in a healthy relationship. (Registration required)

Viridian A
Wed, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This workshop provides different presentations and activities each month centered around rocks and minerals. Geared for ages 6-16.

Viridian B
Fri, Sep 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Center Stage! Local performers come together to do what they do best. An amazing evening of music and talent devoted to raising money and awareness for blood

Viridian A & B
Mon, Oct 01, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in October to popcorn and spooky movies on a 20’ screen. Prepare to get your pants scared off!

Tue, Oct 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This FREE course uses the Parenting the Love and Logic Way® curriculum and teaches parents how to raise responsible kids and enjoy parenting. (Registration Required)

Viridian A
Tue, Oct 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Creating Natural NightScape Photographs is a free 90-minute seminar with tips and techniques to Reduce NightScape Noise, increase image resolution and quality.

Viridian B
Tue, Oct 02, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Rockhounders Organization for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) in this monthly lecture and workshop. 

Viridian C
Tue, Oct 02, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Step back to a more gentile time with the help of Old Glory Vintage Dancers by attending their Vintage Dance Classes and Galas now being offered at the Viridian Event Center.

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Oct 06, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Learn to repair household items with expert guidance!

Viridian A & B
Mon, Oct 08, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in October to popcorn and spooky movies on a 20’ screen. Prepare to get your pants scared off!

Tue, Oct 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This FREE course uses the Parenting the Love and Logic Way® curriculum and teaches parents how to raise responsible kids and enjoy parenting. (Registration Required)

Viridian A, B & C
Fri, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Featuring music from Phantom of the Opera, Fiddler on the Roof, Wicked, Evita, and more!

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Oct 13, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Free community concert, featuring Utah's best artists, presented the second Saturday of each month by the Library's Viridian Event Center and Excellence in the Community.

Viridian A & B
Mon, Oct 15, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in October to popcorn and spooky movies on a 20’ screen. Prepare to get your pants scared off!

Tue, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This FREE course uses the Parenting the Love and Logic Way® curriculum and teaches parents how to raise responsible kids and enjoy parenting. (Registration Required)

Viridian B
Tue, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
These monthly meetings, held on the third Tuesday of each month, are hosted by the Wasatch Woolpack Handspinners. Visit the Wasatch Woolpack website here: http://wasatchwoolpack.org/

Viridian A, B & C
Fri, Oct 19, 10:00am - 7:00pm
The annual Rockhounders Outreach for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) Gem & Mineral show is occurring Oct. 19th, 20th & 21st, 2018 - Fri., Sat. and Sun.

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Oct 20, 10:00am - 7:00pm
The annual Rockhounders Outreach for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) Gem & Mineral show is occurring Oct. 19th, 20th & 21st, 2018 - Fri., Sat. and Sun.

Viridian A, B & C
Sun, Oct 21, 10:00am - 7:00pm
The annual Rockhounders Outreach for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) Gem & Mineral show is occurring Oct. 19th, 20th & 21st, 2018 - Fri., Sat. and Sun.

Viridian A & B
Mon, Oct 22, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in October to popcorn and spooky movies on a 20’ screen. Prepare to get your pants scared off!

Tue, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This FREE course uses the Parenting the Love and Logic Way® curriculum and teaches parents how to raise responsible kids and enjoy parenting. (Registration Required)

Viridian B
Tue, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
This no pressure class is open to anyone that is interested in learning about improv. While laughs will happen there is no pressure to be funny or actively participate.

Viridian C
Tue, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn the art of sword fighting along with other Medieval crafts in this free monthly class!

Viridian A
Tue, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This workshop provides different presentations and activities each month centered around rocks and minerals. Geared for ages 6-16.

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Oct 27, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Pumpkinpalooza is a free Halloween celebration that centers around all things pumpkin, and this year, things are getting a little extraterrestrial!

Viridian A & B
Mon, Oct 29, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in October to popcorn and spooky movies on a 20’ screen. Prepare to get your pants scared off!

Viridian Lobby
Fri, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:40pm
Friday is the Keynote Event ("Battle of the Genres") and Reception. Saturday's event has authors, workshops, panels and readings.

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Nov 03, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Meet local authors, participate in writing workshops, and enjoy panel discussions.

Park View Meeting Room A&B (Capacity 40)
Tue, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This free research-based course is suitable for adults in married or committed relationships. (Registration Required)

Viridian A
Tue, Nov 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Rockhounders Organization for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) in this monthly lecture and workshop. 

Viridian C
Tue, Nov 06, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Step back to a more gentile time with the help of Old Glory Vintage Dancers by attending their Vintage Dance Classes and Galas now being offered at the Viridian Event Center.

Viridian A, B & C
Thu, Nov 08, 7:30am - 5:30pm
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Viridian A, B & C
Fri, Nov 09, 7:30am - 5:30pm
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Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Nov 10, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Free community concert, featuring Utah's best artists, presented the second Saturday of each month by the Library's Viridian Event Center and Excellence in the Community.

Park View Meeting Room A&B (Capacity 40)
Tue, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This free research-based course is suitable for adults in married or committed relationships. (Registration Required)

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 10:00pm
Salt Lake County Library will join hundreds of libraries throughout the country for the annual celebration of gaming in libraries – International Games Day.

Park View Meeting Room A&B (Capacity 40)
Tue, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This free research-based course is suitable for adults in married or committed relationships. (Registration Required)

Viridian A
Tue, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
This no pressure class is open to anyone that is interested in learning about improv. While laughs will happen there is no pressure to be funny or actively participate.

Viridian B
Tue, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
These monthly meetings, held on the third Tuesday of each month, are hosted by the Wasatch Woolpack Handspinners. Visit the Wasatch Woolpack website here: http://wasatchwoolpack.org/

Viridian A & B
Mon, Nov 26, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in December to popcorn, hot chocolate and holiday movies on a 20’ screen. Come celebrate the magic of the season at the Viridian!

Park View Meeting Room A&B (Capacity 40)
Tue, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This free research-based course is suitable for adults in married or committed relationships. (Registration Required)

Viridian C
Tue, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn the art of sword fighting along with other Medieval crafts in this free monthly class!

Viridian A
Tue, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This workshop provides different presentations and activities each month centered around rocks and minerals. Geared for ages 6-16.

Viridian Lobby
Sat, Dec 01, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Bring the kids for pictures with Santa and hear the original "A Visit From St. Nicholas." Enjoy light entertainment and storytimes.

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Dec 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Annual Holiday Performance featuring several of West Jordan City's musical groups, including the West Jordan Symphony, Mountain West Chorale, and West Jordan City Band.

Viridian A & B
Mon, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in December to popcorn, hot chocolate and holiday movies on a 20’ screen. Come celebrate the magic of the season at the Viridian!

Viridian C
Tue, Dec 04, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Step back to a more gentile time with the help of Old Glory Vintage Dancers by attending their Vintage Dance Classes and Galas now being offered at the Viridian Event Center.

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Free community concert, featuring Utah's best artists, presented the second Saturday of each month by the Library's Viridian Event Center and Excellence in the Community.

Viridian A & B
Mon, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in December to popcorn, hot chocolate and holiday movies on a 20’ screen. Come celebrate the magic of the season at the Viridian!

Viridian A, B & C
Thu, Dec 13, 5:00pm - 11:59pm
Old Glory Vintage Dancers will expertly take you back in time and take you through the paces of the dances of that merry era. Enliven your Christmas spirit in a grand way, by joining us at the ball.

Viridian A & B
Mon, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Treat the family every Monday in December to popcorn, hot chocolate and holiday movies on a 20’ screen. Come celebrate the magic of the season at the Viridian!

Viridian A
Tue, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
This no pressure class is open to anyone that is interested in learning about improv. While laughs will happen there is no pressure to be funny or actively participate.

Viridian B
Tue, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
These monthly meetings, held on the third Tuesday of each month, are hosted by the Wasatch Woolpack Handspinners. Visit the Wasatch Woolpack website here: http://wasatchwoolpack.org/

Viridian C
Tue, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn the art of sword fighting along with other Medieval crafts in this free monthly class!