Best Used Book Sale October 2014

The October Best Used Book Sale will be held on Friday, October 3, from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 4, from 10:00 a.m. ñ 2:00 p.m. Featured in the basement will be a HALF-PRICE sale on our shelved cookbooks, crafts, gardening, home repair and decorating books (sorry, the half-price sale will not include Table Books). Continue Reading

Poster Art Contest

The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Invite you to participate in our Wine and Cuisine Tasting Event. The Friends are looking for an art piece to be featured on our flyers, postcards, publicity media and the poster for our 45th annual Wine and Cuisine Tasting fundraising event to be held on Friday, February 20,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