The Big Draw LA

A public drawing celebration for all ages--all Library locations, plus utility box murals in Montrose. Let’s see what we can draw in Glendale!

Sticky Note Art workshop

Wednesday, October 22  Read More>


Meet Author Kiki Thorpe

Wednesday, October 29, 4:00 p.m., Central Library Children's Room

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Central Library PORCH Book Sales

Saturday, November 1, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Read More>


Water Conservation

Water Conservation - Survival Skills Workshop

Wednesday, November 5, 10:00 a.m.  Read More>

Vahe PeroomianSM

A Photographic Journey of My Homeland, Armenia with Vahe Peroomian

Thursday, November 6, 7:00 p.m.  Read More>


Fair Use Footage in Documentary Films

Saturday, November 8, 1:00 p.m., Central Library Auditorium  Read More> 



One Book / One Glendale...for younger readers

Thursday, November 13, 7:00 p.m.

Meet Stuart Gibbs, author of Spy School

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Need a good book to about xeroscaping, service dogs, antiquing, or football? Check out #FridayFive where our staff create cool Pinterest boards on all sorts of topics. Read More>


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Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more.


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The Gas company reports a gas leak at the Casa Verdugo Library. Gas has been shut off to the facility and it is closed until a repair crew arrives. 


Central Library

Parking Lot 10 and the alley on the west side of Central Library is scheduled for construction through November 2014.

Visitors receive 3 hours FREE parking across Harvard Street at the Marketplace parking structure with validation at the Central Library Loan Desk. Parking spaces in front (east side of the Central Library) are available for 30 minutes. Spaces on the south side are available for 1 hour. Metered parking is available on Harvard Street. handicapped parking is available at the front (east side) of the building.