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Giant Used Book Sale – CANCELED

The Library and Bookmobile will be closed Saturday, March 14 through Tuesday, March 31 in an effort to take proactive measures against the spread of COVID-19. All programs are canceled. As a result, the Giant Book Sale is canceled. The City Manager issued a proclamation of local emergency. For more information from the City, visit https://monterey.org/coronavirus   Read more →

Giant Book Sale CANCELED

The Library and Bookmobile will be closed Saturday, March 14 through Tuesday, March 31 in an effort to take proactive measures against the spread of COVID-19. All programs are canceled. As a result, the Giant Book Sale scheduled for March 27-28 is canceled. The City Manager has issued a proclamation of local emergency. For more information from the City, visit https://monterey.org/coronavirus. Check this site for information about future Friends activities. Read more →

2020 Chocolate and Wine banner

Please support the generous donors to the 15th Annual Chocolate & Wine event!

Thank you to everyone who joined us! Special thanks to the Shake family for their delicious food! Please visit their restaurants Old Fisherman’s Grotto, Scales, and The Fish Hopper. Abalonetti Bar & Grill Adventures by the Sea Albatross Ridge Alta Bakery and Cafe Alvarado Street Brewery Andronico’s Community Markets Aquarius Dive Shop Bella’s Sewing Studio The Bench at the Lodge at Pebble Beach Bernardus Winery Big Bear Chainsaw Brewing Bookworks Britannia Arms Bunter Spring Winery... Read more →