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Summer Library Experience for ALL ages!
May 29 – Jul 28 all-day
Library: Rock Art Contest
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day

06 01-30 Rock Art Contest

Entry window: June 1 – June 30, 2018

Help our library build our public art display!

Submit a rock that you have decorated for our rock garden. Open to all ages.

Themes for entry are: Book characters, Inspirational, “Libraries Rock”, or original design.

Decorated Rocks will be accepted for contest judging from June 1 – 30, 2018.

Additional rocks can be submitted at any time July 1 – 31 just for fun and inclusion in our public art display.

Library: Teen Art Contest
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day

Entry window: June 1 – 30, 2018

Theme: “Music Moves Me”

Ages: 12 – 18 years

Share your love of art and music in our Summer Art Contest. Submit your original artwork, in any medium. Show the world how music moves you!

Submissions will be accepted June 1 – June 30, 2018.

Winners will be announced July 2, 2018.

Entries on public display in the Library through July 31, 2018.


Jun 14 all-day
Tooele Arts Festival
Jun 14 all-day

Arts FestivalThe Tooele Arts festival is a 3-day event that features visual, performing and cuisine artists. Visit the Arts Festival’s website for  a complete list of events, schedules and performers.  Come join the fun!  Free admission!

Opening Ceremonies will begin at 6:00 p.m. with Mayor Debbie Winn and Lt. Governor Spencer Cox.

Guiding Good Choices FREE Parenting & Family Workshops (Summer Session)
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Session One

Getting Started Getting Started

Gain new insight into the risks facing adolescents today.

Session Two

Setting Guidelines Setting Guidelines

Help ensure your children clearly understand your family’s rules and expectations as well as your “vision” for their future.

Session Three

Avoiding Trouble Avoiding Trouble

Help your children learn ways to say “NO” to problem behaviors and still feel accepted by their peers.

Children attend this session with their parents.

Session Four

Managing Conflict Managing Conflict - Communication

Increase effective family communication, reduce anger and prevent alcohol use and problem behaviors.

Session Five

Involving Everyone Involving Everyone

Expand children’s roles and responsibilities in the family and help your child see their importance in your family circle.

GGC Summer 2018

Guiding Good Choices™ is a series of workshops (5 two-hour sessions) for families with children 9-17 years old.

The fun, interactive sessions help to improve family communication and bonding.  Practical methods are learned to reduce arguing and help avoid problem behaviors.  The result is a more communicative and compassionate home where all family members are involved.

Click on the link to learn more about the Guiding Good Choices program or CLICK HERE to register.


Baby Bookworms (Birth – 24 months)
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Baby Bookworms is a parent-child lap sit program using the 7 days 7 ways principles from Very Ready to Read.

Designed for babies from birth to 24 months. This program is repeated 2 times and begins when full or at 11:00 and 11:30.

Children 2 and older can enjoy programs for their age groups - Wiggle Worms and Story Time. Look for these in our calendar!

00 01 - 31 Baby Book Worms

Summer Food Service Program (FREE LUNCH for KIDS)
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The purpose of this program is to ensure children receive nutritious meals at no cost.  Children 18 years old and under eat FREE. There are 4 locations in Tooele City where lunch will be served Monday – Friday* from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.

*Exceptions:  Lunch will not be provided on July 4 or July 24 at any of the locations.

Summer Food 2018

Summer Food 2018 (spanish)


Thing-A-Ma-Jig Thursday: Rocks 101
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

06 14 TAMJ Rocks 101

A rock show with a rock enthusiast who will share her love of rocks and teach you how to find rocks yourself. We will also be doing a rock art project. Presenter: Colleen Edwards, local rock enthusiast.

Thing-a-ma-jig Thursday is a weekly, summer adventure for 5 to 12 year olds.

Teen Time: Dance Off with Becca
Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

06 14 TT Dance Off with Becca

Becca is back by popular demand! Come learn an epic dance routine full of the best moves from years past!

For 12-18 year olds.