Free vision screenings for families, by EyeCare4Kids. This includes a basic test of vision and eye health, to help you decide if you need to visit an Optometrist. You will not receive a prescription.
No appointment necessary.
Sat, Apr 1, 3-4pm • Main Library
Thu, Apr 6, 11am-12pm • Marmalade Branch
Tue, Apr 11, 12-1pm • Anderson-Foothill Branch
Wed, Apr 12, 11:40am-1pm • Chapman Branch
Fri, Apr 14, 11am-12pm • Glendale Branch
Fri, Apr 21, 3-4pm • Day-Riverside Branch
Wed, Apr 26, 12-1pm • Sprague Branch
Thu, Apr 27, 11am-12pm • Sweet Branch
AGE GROUP: | Tweens | Teens | Preschoolers | Kids | Family | All Ages |
EVENT TYPE: | Health & Wellness |
|Mon, Mar 27||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Tue, Mar 28||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, Mar 29||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Thu, Mar 30||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Fri, Mar 31||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sat, Apr 01||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sun, Apr 02||11:00AM to 5:00PM|
NOTE: The Main Library's Rooftop Terrace is closed through 2022 for repairs and renovations.
Salt Lake City's Main Library, designed by internationally-acclaimed architect Moshe Safdie in conjunction with VCBO Architecture, opened in February 2003 and remains one of the most architecturally unique structures in Utah. This striking 240,000 square-foot structure houses more than 500,000 books and other materials, yet serves as more than just a repository of books and computers. It reflects and engages the city's imagination and aspirations. The structure embraces a public plaza, with shops and services at ground level, reading galleries above, and a 300-seat auditorium.
A multi-level reading area along the Glass Lens at the southern facade of the building looks out onto the plaza with stunning views of the city and Wasatch Mountains beyond. Spiraling fireplaces on four floors resemble a column of flame from the vantage of 200 East and 400 South. The Urban Room between the Library and the Crescent Wall is a space for all seasons, generously endowed with daylight and open to magnificent views.