Tuesday evenings are set aside for FREE educational classes to all members of the community. Check the Viridian Center Calendar for the most updated details and class descriptions.
‘Spring into Books’ is an annual event for the whole family sponsored by the West Jordan Arts Council, Salt Lake County Library Services, and the League of Utah Writers; in correlation with The West Jordan School District. This event is to help gain a better love of reading, writing, and illustrating. The event features FREE writing and illustration presentation by award winning authors and illustrators, book readings featuring local authors, a superhero children’s carnival, and a book signing where you can meet and greet local authors. We invite all ages to come and have fun celebrating BOOKS! There will be snacks, games and prizes for the kids. So come and ‘Spring into Books’! And the best part – IT’S FREE! Bring the whole family!
Join us for a free event featuring author of the Longmire books, the inspiration of the hit Netflix series! Craig Johnson will be discussing his newest book, The Highwayman, and giving autographs! Don't miss seeing this great storyteller in person!
The King's English Bookshop will be on hand to sell the book.
On your mark, get set…READ!
Sports are the theme of this year’s Summer Reading program and our kick-off event is sure to please readers and sports fans alike. This all day event will be packed full of activities, exhibits, crafts, sports and fun!
Utah Film Circuit: West Jordan is an initiative of the Utah Film Center and the Viridian Event Center. Join us for this monthly screening series that features the best dramatic and documentary films from around the world.
Upcoming Utah Film Circuit Screenings
Tumbleweeds is an initiative of the Utah Film Center hosted by the Viridian Event Center. On the 3rd Saturday of each month, we'll feature independent and international films picked for families and people of all ages.
Upcoming Tumbleweeds Screenings
This free concert at the library's Viridian Event Center is presented in partnership with Excellence in the Community which features high quality, local artists on the second Saturday of each month.
Enjoy your favorite Beatles tunes courtesy of the Jay Lawrence Quintet. This is an outdoor concert and seating is provided or bring a blanket to sit on the grass. This concert is sponsored by AARP UTAH.
Upcoming Excellence in the Community Concerts:
NOTE: June-August concerts are outdoors (weather permitting) and begin at 8:00 PM