Building a Future for Future Leaders

    Jun 01, 2016

    Read for the Win

    For over 80 years, the Summer Reading Club has been providing the children and teens of Los Angeles with free enrichment opportunities to close the gap of the “summer slump” […]



    ALOUD Summer Preview: Eddie Huang

    May 20, 2016

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    Over the last few years, Eddie Huang has catapulted to international fame as a young, hip chef, a bestselling author, and T.V. personality. Beneath the limelight, Huang’s something more akin […]




    Spend the Summer with ALOUD

    Apr 29, 2016

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    This summer, our critically-acclaimed ALOUD series welcomes memoirists, musicians, poets, novelists, journalists and others to the historic downtown Central Library and beyond for an exciting season of conversations, readings, and […]



    The Library Store reopens!

    Apr 20, 2016

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      After four long months, The Library Store will finally reopen to the public on Friday, April 29. With a sleek new design by Cory Grosser + Associates, the new […]




    Head of the Class

    Apr 14, 2016

    High School Ceremony

    On a Tuesday morning this past January, Central Library’s Taper Auditorium filled with the flashes of cameras, the uplifting lull of “Pomp and Circumstance,” and a royal blue tide of […]



    Well-Versed for National Poetry Month

    Apr 06, 2016

    For fans of free and blank verse who will be celebrating all things poetry this April for National Poetry Month, the Library Foundation and ALOUD can help you get your […]



    Coming Soon: A Very L.A. Spelling Bee

    Mar 07, 2016

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    On Saturday, March 19, the Library Foundation of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Public Library will host an unprecedented dual language English and Spanish spelling bee in the Mark […]