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Benjamin Franklin Branch Library

Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
2200 E. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Lupita Leyva, Senior Librarian

Hours of Service

Mon: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 12 noon - 5:30 p.m.
Weds: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 12 noon - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sun: Closed

Main building is closed, but a mini library is available in the parking lot during the hours listed.

The Benjamin Franklin Branch Library is currently being renovated. During construction, we are offering a mini library in the parking lot at 2200 E 1st St. The main branch will reopen in 2026.

La biblioteca Benjamin Franklin actualmente se está renovando. Mientras está en construcción, tenemos una mini biblioteca en el estacionamiento ubicado en 2200 E 1st St. El edificio principal abrirá en el 2026.

As the Benjamin Franklin Branch Library is currently in a temporary location, events may take place outside in the parking lot.

Dado que la biblioteca Benjamin Franklin se encuentra en una ubicación provisional, algunos eventos tendrán lugar al aire libre, en el estacionamiento.

Upcoming Events at Benjamin Franklin Branch Library
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July 27, 2024 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
L.A. is parched, dry as a bone, and all Oscar, the weather-obsessed patriarch of the Alvarado family, desperately wants is a little rain....

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