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.
open book with a pair of glasses and stacks of books in the background
February 6, 10 a.m.
Join us for a spirited and engaging discussion of the world's best short stories! All selections are from Points of View: An Anthology...
kids at storytime
Mondays, 10 - 10:30 a.m.
Join your friends as we sing, read, and play together. Recommended for ages 18 months - 3 years. 
Tax forms with calculators and pen
Mondays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., excluding holidays
Free income tax preparation and filing by California State University, Northridge through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program....
Zine covers at the library
February 6, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Stop by Hyde Park Library during February 2023 and pick up a take-home packet to create your own zines on 4 different heroes from Black...
Anniversary display in the library, featuring paper cake
During Library Hours
Grab a paper candle and write your anniversary wishes for the Los Angeles Public Library. Our goal is to decorate this display with 150...
Image of person holding 150th anniversary LA Public Library poster
Visit During Library Hours - Participate
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Los Angeles Public Library, the Chatsworth Branch will be raffling a framed commemorative poster...
seniors in seated yoga class
Mondays &a.m.p; Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for Senior Seated Exercises and meet new people. The library will provide the chairs!
baby sitting under colorful parachute
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs and playtime. Best suited for ages 0-3 years old.
A diverse group of six young children sit on a rug and look up, smiling
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their toddlers to storytime with Children's Librarian Jennifer. Children can enjoy stories,...

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From (l.-r.): Jackie Robinson, George Crowe, Joe Black, Sam Jethroe, Roy Campanella and Bill Bruton were dynamic Negro Leagues and Major League players.
On view through February 19, 2023, Central Library
Getty Gallery
Barrier Breakers: From Jackie to Pumpsie, developed by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, tells the story of the...
Local Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes demonstrate the Girl Scout Sign, circa 1964.
January 26 through August 12, 2023, Central Library
History & Genealogy Department
If Juliette Gordon Low, founder of Girl Scouts of the United States, were alive today, would she be surprised to see the organization...

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