Book Discussion Series: Southern Hospitality: Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Southwest Branch

When 48-year-old Evelyn experiences a middle-life-crisis, she has the good fortune to meet 86-year-old Cleo Threadgood at an Alabama nursing home. Cleo shares her memories of the Whistle Stop Café and the adventures of Ruth and Idgie. Set against the backdrop of the Great Depression, Flagg’s novel weaves together stories of the South, The Ku Klux Klan, grief, and overcoming past hurts to embrace life and love wherever you find it.

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Book Discussion Series: Southern Hospitality: Cold Sassy Tree, Southwest Branch

Following the loss of his grandmother, 14-year-old Will Tweedy watches his Grandpa Rucker remarry just weeks after becoming a widow, causing a scandal in the small, fictional Georgian town of Cold Sassy set during the beginning of the twentieth century.  Will is one of the few cheering on this May-December romance and acts as their chaperone and confidant. Along the way, Will comes of age and experiences his own first love.

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3D Printing for Adults, Southwest Branch

Printing technology at the Library has gone 3-Dimensional and if you would like to see how it’s done, we have the class for you. It may sound complicated, but with a few simple steps and the right machine, you can make just about any object in a variety of colors! This class focuses on learning how to use free on-line resources to prepare a 3D file of an object in preparation to print. Please call Amanda at 801-337-2670 to register.

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3D Printing for Adults, Southwest Branch

Printing technology at the Library has gone 3-Dimensional and if you would like to see how it’s done, we have the class for you. It may sound complicated, but with a few simple steps and the right machine, you can make just about any object in a variety of colors! This class focuses on learning how to use free on-line resources to prepare a 3D file of an object in preparation to print. Please call Amanda at 801-337-2670 to register.

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Gentle Movements, Southwest Branch

This vibrant, low-impact class combines gentle yoga, strength and stretch, guided dance, and meditation.  Presented as a combined approach, selected activities help the body with balance, dexterity, strength, and circulation.

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Zumba, Southwest Branch

Zumba provides an exhilarating, easy-to-follow, Latin dance fitness program designed to get you in shape while having fun! This dynamic class is taught by a certified Zumba instructor.

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Summer Sizzle Concert Series: ILI O' Polynesia, Southwest Branch

Ili O’ Polynesia is Northern Utah’s premier Polynesian dance studio and troupe who have been performing beautiful traditional Polynesian dance for more than 12 years. They feature authentic dances from many of the islands, including Hawaii, New Zealand, Fiji, Tahiti, and Samoa. Highly skilled and energetic, these dancers will make you feel like you’re sitting on a beach on an island far away!

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