Latest Posts

Jazz On My Mind cover

“Jazz on My Mind” Lecture by Author Paul Simeon Fingerote

Sunday, September 10, 2 p.m. Monterey Public Library Community Room 625 Pacific St. Join Paul Simeon Fingerote, 30-year Marketing Director of the Monterey Jazz Festival, as he shares backstage stories about the Festival’s stars as told by his co-author and friend, Bay Area jazz icon Dr. Herb Wong in their recently published book, Jazz on My Mind: Liner Notes, Anecdotes and Conversations from the 1940s to the 2000s. Monterey Jazz Festival artists in the book include... Read more →

Pizza My Heart Fundraiser for the Monterey Public Library

Wednesday, April 12, 4-9:00 p.m. Celebrate National Library Week by eating pizza and supporting the Monterey Public Library! Dine at Pizza My Heart at 660 Del Monte Shopping Center on Wednesday, April 12, between 4 – 9 p.m., and help raise funds for the Monterey Public Library. You may dine in, take out, or call (831) 656-9400 and have your meal delivered. All you have to do is mention that you are supporting the Monterey... Read more →

John A. Greenwald – Wild Bird – March 9, 2017

The Endowment Committee and the Friends of the Monterey Public Library invite you to A Talk by Author John A. Greenwald about his latest book Wild Bird: The True Jazz Tale of Ruth Wightman Morris Thursday, March 9, 2017 4:00 – 6:00 pm Hors d’oeuvres Served  Wave Street Studios 774 Wave St., Monterey $25 per person 1849 Society Members & Guests Complimentary   RSVP by Monday, March 6, 2017 Sirie Thongchua, 831.646.5632 or Tickets... Read more →