What's Happening?

Fine FREE Week will be extended through Saturday, April 23, 2016, at all locations.

Central Library Renovation - Children's Room Hours

  • Monday - Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Parenting Workshops

Free parenting workshops will continue through the school year covering topics such as cyberbullying, depression and positive parenting. Join Dr. Ilin Magran, Glendale Unified School District Student Support Services, for these informative workshops at the Library Connection @ Adams Square. Seating is limited. Please call 818-548-3833 to pre-register for each workshop.   Read More>

Download the 2016 parenting workshop flyer.

  • Download our current Family or Adult/Teen events brochures and find out about all the fun you and your family can have at our libraries!

  • Get updates about the Central Library Renovation. Read More>


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

A new program just for preschool children, ages 0-6, and their families to encourage daily reading time in the home. This program will be ongoing. Read more>  


Tales From the Treehouse: The Children's Book Blog ChildrensCardEdited

The Librarians from the Children's Department share the best of children's books and activities at Library, Arts & Culture, Glendale, California. Readers are invited to leave comments about the reviews or contact us directly at TreeHouse@glendalepubliclibrary.org. Click on a book cover to check on its location and availability.  Read More>


Parent's Shelf

Parenting resources on the Web.  Read More> 

Grade Level Book Lists

These lists include recommended books by grade level.  Click on the desired grade to see a list.  Read More>

Subject Book Lists

These lists include recommended books by subject.  Grade levels for titles are indicated within each subject area.  Read More>