Friends of the Monterey Public Library

Recent News

Tickets on sale now:
Mockett event postcard

The vision of the FRIENDS of the Monterey Public Library is to have an interested, educated, and highly satisfied reader and user pool representative of the wider community of the Monterey Peninsula and supportive of a high level of quality services and resources provided by the Library.


December 2014 Friends Among FriendsDecember Newsletter image

  • "Gather ‘Round the Table: Preserving Community Heritage”
    grant project completed

  • Giant Book Sale raised $3,456

  • Charity matching programs


A Decade of Delicious Decadence!

Chocolate and Wine Mark your calendar!  The Friends of the Monterey Public Library will present their 10th annual Chocolate & Wine Tasting Benefit on Friday, February 20, 2015, 7 - 9 p.m.  Celebrate a Decade of Delicious Decadence with wine tasting, chocolate cakes, brownies, petit fours, chocolate fountain, cookies, and many other delights both sweet and savory.  Held throughout the Library, the event includes live music, a silent auction, balloon pop, raffle, and more fun than anyone should be allowed to have in the Library!  Tickets on sale now and may be purchased at the Library Help Desk, $30 in advance or $35 at the door.  Must be 21-up to attend. All proceeds benefit the Monterey Public Library.  For more information email Inga Waite or call (831) 646-5602.

Watch the video PSA

Chocolate & Winse Save the Date Card


Big Sur info

Copyright ©2014 by FRIENDS of the Monterey Public Library