Used Book Sales

Friday Preview Book Sales for Member of Friends of The San Pedro Library only. Fridays 2-5 p.m.

Saturdays 11-4 p.m. open to the public.

We also have our own store within the Library which is open Monday-Saturday from 1-5 p.m.

You may join the Friends Group at any of the Book Sales or contact the Branch Librarian.

Donations accepted during book store and book sale hours.

2015 Book Sale dates:

Fri. Jan. 2Sat. Jan. 3

Rest of the dates will be published as soon as they are available.

Contact Us at
webmail@friendsspl.org

Library Tel: 310-548-7779
931 S. Gaffey St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

Web Master
Yumi Yamamoto
Email:
studioyumi@cox.net

Newsletter Archive

Fall 2014 Newsflyer
Reserve your seat ...

Summer 2014 Newsflyer
Meet Emily Dickinson ...

Spring 2014 Newsflyer
Meet Emily Dickinson ...

Winter 2014
Freida Lee Mock's "G-Dog" ...

Fall 2013
San Pedro's "Dance Lady" waltzes ...

Summer 2013
San Pedro Library's 125th Anniversary ...

Spring 2013
Poets, Poets, We Have Poets! ...

Winter 2013
San Pedro Friends Welcome Patt Morrison ...

Fall 2012
Councilman Joe Buscaino ...

Website updated:
December 16, 2014

Next Used Book Sale: Friday, January 2nd, 2015, 2-5 p.m. (Friends members only) and Saturday, January 3rd, 11-4 p.m. (open to the public)

Library Hours: Mon. thru Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fri. and Sat. from 9:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m., and closed on holidays. Other LAPL libraries.

Upcoming Events at LAPL: Link to LAPL Exhibits, What's On at the LAPL, and San Pedro Library homepage.

Download Friends of San Pedro Library Newsletter and read about our upcoming events and much more. For questions about our newsflyer email us at: newsletter@friendsspl.org.

Origami Class with Doris Scott: Every third Saturday of the month.

Los Angeles Times Columnist Steve Lopez

LA Times Columnist Steve Lopez at the Grand Annex

The event will be held on Sunday, January 18th at the Grand Annex in downtown San Pedro. The show starts at 2:00 p.m.

Although most readers of the Los Angeles Times know author Steve Lopez primarily as a columnist, Mr. Lopez is an award-winning writer in other genres. His best-selling book, The Soloist, about his relationship with Nathaniel Ayers, a brilliant but schizophrenic cellist and violinist, was the subject of an inspirational and well-received film of the same title starring Robert Downey, Jr. and Jamie Foxx. The book won the PEN USA award for literary non-fiction. ... (continue on Winter 2015 Newsletter)

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New Hours at the Library

There has been a change in library operating hours for all libraries recently. Central Library and regional branch libraries will be open during the same hours and the branch libraries will have their own set of hours. The Central Library and branch libraries have been open on Sundays starting January 12, 2014. Thanks voters! The restoration of hours was made possible by voter-approved Measure L which was passed in March of 2011.

Central Library and Regional Branch Libraries

Branch Library Hours

125th Anniversary Presentation

On August 10, 2013, the library celebrated its 125th anniversary. Link to the Powerpoint presentation "San Pedro Library Through the Years" which was shown during the event. You can read about the event on our 2013 Fall 2013 Newsletter also.

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