Young Literati Summer Social Heats Up

    Aug 13, 2014

    The kids may be going back to school, but the summer is not over for the Young Literati. This Saturday, the Young Literati are invited to gather in Santa Monica […]



    Machinations at the Library

    Aug 01, 2014

    Everyone loves the Los Angeles Public Library because it’s “free and open” to all, but what happens when artists are invited to creatively respond to the Library’s space and collection? […]





    Illuminating the Parallels Between Us and Animals

    Jul 04, 2014

    We love animals—they can be furry, fun, expressive…and moody, just like us! If you’ve ever wondered what your pet was thinking, you’ve probably compared your pet’s feelings to human emotions. […]



    The Faces of The Library Store On Wheels

    Jul 02, 2014

    Come visit these smiling faces at any of The Library Store On Wheels’ upcoming stops! Saturday 7/19 @ Donald Bruce Kaufman Library Anniversary 2 – 5PM Saturday 7/19 @ Renegade […]



    Fun and Free for the Fourth of July

    Jun 30, 2014

    Looking for fun things to celebrate the fourth with kids or teens? From stories to crafts to music, Megan Katz, a Children’s Librarian at the John C. Fremont Branch has […]



    Lost & Found at the Movies: All That Glitters

    Jun 24, 2014

    “I love watching movies. It’s my drug of choice,” award-winning filmmaker Miguel Arteta once confessed in an interview. This Monday, June 30, Arteta—a self-professed Turner Classics addict—will join Lost & […]



    Dear ONE: Love & Longing in Mid-Century Queer America

    Jun 18, 2014

    From 1953 to 1967, ONE Magazine, America’s first openly gay and lesbian periodical, reached thousands of readers each month—many who were isolated and in search of community.  Those readers wrote […]