Events Calendar


What's Happening

  • The Central Library renovation is coming into its home stretch, completing major construction elements in time for our Spring 2017 Grand Re-opening.  We “closed the curtain” at the end of the day on September 1, 2016 so that our construction crews can move into high speed until we are ready for our big reveal. We are exploring options for alternative spaces in the downtown area, however the Central Library building will be closed to the public. Read More>
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE: Service hours at our neighborhood libraries have changed and four sites now have 7-day/week service. See our locations or Download a map with the new service hours.

  • Download our current Family and Adult/Teen events brochures and find out about all the fun you and your family can have at our libraries!
  • Check Us Out! View GTV6 videos about Library, Arts & Culture programs and events!
  • See a list of our holiday schedule.

To see all City of Glendale, CA, events, please click here.

Library Book Sale


The August 9 Loading Dock book sale has been postponed due to construction in the loading dock area. There will be a mini sale this weekend. Enjoy a BIG sale on August 16 at the front of the Central Library.


The Friends of the Library holds a Book Sale at the Central Library on the second Saturday of every month from 9 am - 12 noon. For more information, please call 818.548.2040.

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