Cool Treats at the Library

    Aug 26, 2015

    Food has been a hot topic this summer at the Los Angeles Public Library as we’ve explored our city’s long culinary history through the Library’s menu collection with “To Live […]



    Sneak Peek: Film to Table

    Aug 20, 2015

    On Thursday, August 27, Lost & Found at the Movies returns to Central Library for a seven-course filmic feast exploring the many rich flavors of “food in film.” With special […]



    On the Horizon at ALOUD

    Aug 14, 2015

    ALOUD is gearing up for a whirlwind fall season with an incredible slate of authors, artists, thinkers, and activists! Here’s a rundown of what’s on the horizon. Be sure to […]




    Coming Soon to ALOUD: Meghan Daum and Leslie Jamison

    Jul 17, 2015

    “Every writer says this, but growing up, the library was my main place,” said critically-acclaimed author and Los Angeles Times opinion columnist Meghan Daum last year when she spoke to […]




    Re-thinking the Modern City through Menus of Its Past

    Jul 07, 2015

    Following the vibrant collaboration with the Library Foundation and the Los Angeles Public Library in 2013 to rediscover one of the Library’s hidden treasures—its vast sheet music collection—cultural scholar and […]



    Fall in Love with Los Angeles at ALOUD

    Jul 03, 2015

    What do you see when you wander the streets of L.A.? On July 9, ALOUD invites you to explore our city in a new way, with Love, Los Angeles: A […]



    8 American Films for the 4th of July

    Jun 29, 2015

    In observance of Independence Day, the Los Angeles Public Library will be closed Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. But not to fret, the Library can still provide some […]



    Summer Inspiration at the Library

    Jun 18, 2015

    From puppet musicals to the art of cupcakes, the Los Angeles Public Library will keep your creativity flowing all summer long with a range of free activities for children and […]