The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, in observance of Juneteenth.

Meredith Sires, Children's Librarian, Arroyo Seco Regional Branch Library


Collage of books for neurodivergent children

A Library Tool Kit for Neurodivergent Kids

April 15, 2024

If you're the parent or caregiver of a neurodivergent child, you're probably very familiar with the search for the right tools. The right tools for school, the right tools for bathtime, the right tools for a birthday party, etc., etc., etc.

Collage of picture books with Sephardic representation

How an Endangered Jewish Language Lives On

May 22, 2023

Last week, I came across a perfect Mother’s Day gift in the form of Mazal Bueno! a new board book by Sarah Aroeste sprinkled with Ladino, the Judeo-Spanish language of Sephardic Jews.

Collage of realistic middle-grade Jewish fiction books

Seeing Myself in Sally J. Freedman

May 23, 2022

I was a curious and strongly opinionated tween girl growing up in the 90s and the books I treasured centered around characters of the same mind: Kristy in The Baby-Sitters Club by