Events and Exhibits at the Los Angeles Public Library

three images of people doing yoga and tai chi
Mondays, Tuesdays &a.m.p; Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for a free 90-minute yoga and tai chi program with Susan Selan of Body & Brain. The program will include yoga, breathing, and...
Kids at Storytime
September 28, 11:30 a.m. - 12 noon
Join us at Hyde Park Library for 30 minutes of stories and fun! Best for kids ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Older and younger kids...
globe with rainbow stack of language books
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
Russian for Beginners.
Globe chandelier located in the Central Library rotunda
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
Take an hour-long tour through the Los Angeles Central Library. Your docent guide will share stories about the history, art, and...
image of a group of people in cowboy boots line dancing
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
Get fit and meet new friends learning line dances on your lunch break. We will learn new and old dances to various styles, including...
hands raised high holding little American flags
September 28, 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Free Citizenship classes. Learn the civics, government, interview and language skills needed for the Naturalization process....
A male and female with thumbs up
Thursdays at 1-2 p.m.
Speak virtually with an attorney about tickets/warrants, landlord/tenant issues, family law, employment, housing, and more. Q.Me, a non-...
A pen on an open journal.
September 28, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
In this 5-week Guided Autobiography (GAB) for seniors workshop, participants will reflect on what is meaningful in their lives to share in...
Workers in an office
Thursdays, 1 - 2 p.m.
Speak virtually with an attorney about tickets/warrants, landlord/tenant issues, family law, employment, housing, and more.Q.Me, a non-...
Image of movie reel, popcorn and marker.
September 28, 1:30 p.m.
Please join us for a projected screening of Cyrano. This 2021 musical romantic drama stars Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett and Kelvin...

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left to right: interdisciplinary visual artist River Tikwi Garza, and photographer Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin
On View Now, Central Library
First Floor Galleries
For the inaugural cohort of the Creators in Residence, we have engaged two uniquely creative and thoughtful individuals: Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin...
Library Bookmobile, circa 1950.
On View Now, Central Library
Getty Gallery
An exhibition of images and objects of LAPL history from its earliest days until now, which celebrates the story of Los Angeles through the...
Traffic jam at 7th Street and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles, circa 1915.
August 28, 2023 to February 25, 2024, Central Library
History & Genealogy Department
Have you ever wondered how and why Los Angeles became so obsessed with cars?

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