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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
We're closed Monday December 24
Mon, Dec 17 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Tue, Dec 18 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Wed, Dec 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Thu, Dec 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Dec 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 22 Closed
Sun, Dec 23 Closed

About this branch

Upcoming events

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!

Viridian A
Wed, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Take command of a starship bridge as you and your crew chart a course for excitement! FREE, but sign-ups are required.

Viridian A
Thu, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Take command of a starship bridge as you and your crew chart a course for excitement! FREE, but sign-ups are required.

Viridian Lobby
Fri, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
During the Holiday season, enjoy live music in the Atrium at the Library's Viridian Event Center.

Viridian A, B & C
Fri, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
This is a FREE admission concert. Doors open at 6:30pm and seating is limited. A silent auction will be held and all proceeds or cash donations received at the concert will go to Eye Care 4 Kids. 

Viridian A
Tue, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Rockhounders Organization for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) in this monthly lecture and workshop.

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Jan 12, 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, C & Amphitheater
Fri, Jan 18, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
A night of wizarding revelry for teens with dancing, photo ops and butterbeer. Wear your best wizard robes or formal wear. Free - tickets are required due to limited space. Available Jan 2, 2019.

Viridian A, B & C
Fri, Feb 01, 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Join us for a fun DATE NIGHT! Learn, laugh and leave with skills from local marriage experts to keep the spark alive!

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Feb 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate the year of the pig and several Asian countries, cultures and customs at our second annual Chinese New Year event.

Viridian A
Tue, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Rockhounders Organization for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) in this monthly lecture and workshop.

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Feb 09, 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
Wed, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Natural History Museum of Utah Lecture Series

Viridian A, B, C & Amphitheater
Sat, Mar 02, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Wear a mask and come dressed to the nines for this Cajun-flavored brouhaha, complete with traditional Nawlins' eats, beats, beads and contests.

Viridian A
Tue, Mar 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Rockhounders Organization for Community Knowledge (R.O.C.K.) in this monthly lecture and workshop.

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Mar 09, 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
Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Take command of a starship bridge as you and your crew chart a course for excitement! FREE, but sign-ups are required.

Viridian A
Fri, Mar 15, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Take command of a starship bridge as you and your crew chart a course for excitement! FREE, but sign-ups are required.

Viridian A, B & C
Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
More details to come