Calendar of Things to Do at the Library

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​Salem Public Library offers a variety of fun and educational activities for children, teens and adults throughout the year. Some activities require pre-registration. Check the calendar for details or print a monthly calendar of events.

All upcoming Library events
Jan. 16
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 17
Writers Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Creative Kids Afterschool Adventures: Circle of Art4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Rooms A & B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Jan. 18
Toddler/Lapsit Storytime11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.Salem Public Library
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Tinker Tech Time3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Room A
Salem Public Library
Jan. 19
Family All-Ages Storytime10:15 a.m.10:45 a.m.Salem Public Library
Salem Area Ravelers1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.Heritage Room (2nd floor)
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Lego Party2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.Story Rooms A & B
Salem Public Library
Jan. 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 22
Marion County Master Gardeners7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at Salem LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 23
Literary Discussion Group1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 24
Writers Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 25
Signing Time with Dawn Prochovnic11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.Salem Public Library
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Tinker Tech Time3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Room A
Salem Public Library
Bucket of Words: Teen Writing Group4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.Teen Scene
Salem Public Library
Kids' Late Night Party - Harry Potter edition, part 26:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.Salem Public Library Main Branch
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Jan. 26
Family All-Ages Storytime10:15 a.m.10:45 a.m.Salem Public Library
Best Books 20181:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.Anderson Rooms A&B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Rediscovering Coloring2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.Heritage Room (2nd floor)
Salem Public Library
Jan. 29
Salem Reads Opening Night Reception5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.Salem Public Library Main Branch
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at Salem LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 30
Literary Discussion Group1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Jan. 31
Writers Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 01
Toddler/Lapsit Storytime11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.Salem Public Library
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Tinker Tech Time3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Room A
Salem Public Library
Spring Concert Series: The Doubleclicks7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 02
Family All-Ages Storytime10:15 a.m.10:45 a.m.Salem Public Library
Feb. 05
The Salem Spanish Language Group6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.Conference Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Books for Dessert7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Salem Reads: The Reluctant Radical - Documentary Film7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at Salem LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 06
Literary Discussion Group1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Salem Reads: What Makes Life Meaningful?7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.Anderson Rooms A&B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 07
Writers Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 08
Toddler/Lapsit Storytime11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.Salem Public Library
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Tinker Tech Time3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Room A
Salem Public Library
Bucket of Words: Teen Writing Group4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.Teen Scene
Salem Public Library
Feb. 09
Cancelled - Family All-Ages Storytime10:15 a.m.10:45 a.m.Salem Public Library
Discovery Kids Preschool Art & Science10:15 a.m.11:00 a.m.Story Rooms A & B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Read to a Pet1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.Children's Room
Salem Public Library
Salem Reads: Hands-On Tech Fest - Exploration for All Ages1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.Salem Public Library Main Branch
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 12
Storytimes at Salem LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 13
Literary Discussion Group1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Mid-Valley Travel Club7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Salem Reads: Extreme Living Panel Discussion7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 14
Writers Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 15
Toddler/Lapsit Storytime11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.Salem Public Library
Tech Trek1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Tinker Tech Time3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.Story Room A
Salem Public Library
Feb. 16
Family All-Ages Storytime10:15 a.m.10:45 a.m.Salem Public Library
Lego Party2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.Story Rooms A & B
Salem Public Library
Salem Reads movie: Arctic Tale2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 18
President’s DayCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 19
Speak Up! Teen Book Discussion Group4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.Teen Scene
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
The Salem Spanish Language Group6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.Conference Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at Salem LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library
Feb. 20
Books For Lunch12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.Heritage Room (2nd floor)
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Literary Discussion Group1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Scrabble Club5:45 p.m.8:30 p.m.Plaza Room
Salem Public Library
Salem Reads: What is the Menaing of Climate Change?7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.Anderson Rooms A&B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Storytimes at the LibraryChildren's Room
Salem Public Library