Best Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library announce that the Best Used Book Sale will be on Friday, June 3, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 4, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The sale takes place in the basement and the parking lot behind the Sierra Madre Public Library.

We have a lot of books on our shelves in the basement. The Cookbook, Wine, Gardening, Decorating, Remodeling, Crafts, and Hobby shelves will feature a BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE! We will be charging for the higher-priced book: the second book of equal or lesser value will be FREE! Sorry, this won’t apply to the Table Books, but only the shelves marked.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