Best Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library announce that the June Best Used Book Sale will take place on Friday, June 2, from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 3, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. On our Featured Shelves this time we’ll have Sports and Military History books. Look for some interesting biographies on sports personalities and history as well as tales of military campaigns and participants from the past. 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