Events and Exhibits at the Los Angeles Public Library

Children clapping and listening to a story
Mondays at 10 a.m.
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers.
stacks of books and open book with eyeglasses resting on top
April 22, 10 a.m.
Join us for a spirited and engaging discussion of the world's best short stories! All selections are from The Ecco Anthology of...
Woman reading to toddler
Mondays at 10 a.m.
Join us for stories and songs. This program is intended for children ages 0-3.Please note: There will be no Storytime on April 8. However,...
scattered arts and crafts supplies
April 2024, During Library Hours
Celebrate Arab American Heritage Month with a take-home craft and make your own paper tea lantern!
An illustrated cityscape sits beyond a green rolling park with trees and trails dotting the landscape. The heading reads, Storywalk at Travel Town. To the right, on a blue background, a cover of the book Railroad Engineer Olive Dennis is shown.
March 19 thru April 29
Venture to Travel Town to explore Los Angeles' railroad history and read about one of the first female railroad engineers, Olive Dennis....
Group of young kids sit on floor rugs listening to a story
April 22, 10:30 a.m.
Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their toddlers to storytime with Children's Librarian Jennifer. Children can enjoy stories,...
Toddler sits under a colorful parachute in a play space with colorful mats covering the floor.
Mondays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Join us for an open playtime for babies, toddlers and their adult caregivers. Make new friends, boost social-emotional growth and enjoy...
People Exercising in Chairs
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for Adult Seated Exercises in the Community Room. Meet a new friend and have some fun exercising.
person presenting storytime board
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us in person and enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 18 months to 3 years.
baby sitting under parachute
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs, and playtime. Best suited for ages 0-3 years old along with their caregivers.

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colorful cartoon of a city skyline with a park in the foreground
Explore the world, move your body, and read a story at the same time! StoryWalks® are a fun and innovative way to engage young readers and...
On the set of "The Woman Racket" at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Sir Jagjit Singh of India (in the center with moustache) is surrounded by a group of young starlets and chorus girls, including Sally Starr (standing, fourth from left), Ann Dvorak (standing, fifth from left), and Blanche Sweet (standing, third from right).
March 22, 2024 to September 22, 2024, Central Library
History & Genealogy Department
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) was the movie studio known for “More stars than there are in heaven.” During its heyday in the 1930s and ‘40s,...

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