Best Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library invite you to attend their October Best Used Book Sale. It will be held at the rear of the library, 440 West Sierra Madre Blvd., on Friday, October 5, from 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 6, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Featured in the Basement is a great collection of Nearly New Fiction and Non-Fiction books in nearly every genre. There will also be many beautiful “Coffee-Table” books on Cooking, Art, Sports, Gardening, Popular Culture and History. A well-stocked shelf of newer Children’s books will also be available in the Basement as well as some interesting Vintage books, newer DVDs and CDs.Continue Reading

What Your Support Means

As the old song says, “I get by with a little help from my friends”. It was 1953 when a few visionaries recognized that even a library needs a friend and so began the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library. From that modest beginning, we have grown to an organization of over 300 members whose bylaws state that “The purpose of the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library is to promote awareness of, support for, and utilization of the high quality programs, services, and facilities of the Sierra Madre Library as a lifelong center of learning.” Continue Reading