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Playtime

at Glendale

2023-02-17 11:00:00 2023-02-17 11:30:00 America/Denver Playtime Playtime is an unstructured time to play with toys and make new friends! Open playtime lasts for two hours and you are welcome to come and go as you please. Glendale Branch - Activity Room

Friday, February 17
11:00am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2023-02-17 11:00:00 2023-02-17 11:30:00 America/Denver Playtime Playtime is an unstructured time to play with toys and make new friends! Open playtime lasts for two hours and you are welcome to come and go as you please. Glendale Branch - Activity Room

Glendale Branch

Activity Room

Playtime is an unstructured time to play with toys and make new friends! Open playtime lasts for two hours and you are welcome to come and go as you please.

Tune in, Talk More, Take Turns!

Conéctese, Converse Más, Comparta Turnos! 

Playtime is an unstructured time to play with toys and make new friends! Come and go as you please for this informal event.

Playing teaches children how to think, imagine, express themselves, and problem solve. One-on-one play with a trusted adult and peers fosters relationships and builds literacy skills. Play is one of the primary ways young children learn about how the world works and learn to put their thoughts into words. So join us for a fun time at the Glendale Branch Library, Fridays at 11am. 

AGE GROUP: | Preschoolers | Kids | Family | Babies & Toddler |

EVENT TYPE: | Fun & Games |

Glendale Branch

Phone: 801-594-8660

Hours
Mon, Feb 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 07 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 10 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 11 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 Closed

About the branch

The Glendale Branch of the Salt Lake City Public Library system, designed by Architectural Nexus and opened in February of 2015, offers approximately 20,000 square feet of space, making it the largest City Library branch. The branch houses 40,000 circulating materials, public computers, a lounge area, a green screen room, and a grand piano donated through the Mundi Project.

The floor plan of the branch offers open views across the building while creating designated spaces for children's, teen, and adult Library collections. An enclosed activity room easily accommodates various Library programming, and a designated teen space offers a place for young adults to gather, study, and access Library resources and services.

Built with the Glendale neighborhood in mind, the building shape includes a curved form that reaches out and embraces the community while creating an outdoor plaza. Special colored concrete and landscaped designs represent the geographic area along the Jordan River, while the design scheme of interior signage incorporates colors and forms that represent the many ethnic backgrounds of Glendale neighborhood residents.

The branch is easily accessible to area students, being located just one block from Glendale Middle School, Mountain View Elementary School, and the Salt Lake City School District's Community Learning Center.

The diversity of building materials, finishes, and colors of the Glendale Branch reflect the diversity of the Glendale neighborhood, which is one of the most diverse communities in Salt Lake City.

Upcoming events

Fri, Feb 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Activity Room

Sat, Feb 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Activity Room

Mon, Feb 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fri, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Activity Room

Fri, Feb 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Activity Room

Fri, Feb 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Activity Room

Fri, Feb 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Activity Room

Fri, Mar 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Activity Room

Fri, Mar 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Activity Room

Fri, Mar 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Activity Room